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Test No :12

Q1. Pick the best statement that explains the 1857 revolt?
Q2. Among the following who was not an important leader of the 1857 mutiny?
Q3. At which of these places the 1857 revolt did not take place?
Q4. Point out the correct reason for the failure of the 1857 mutiny.
Q5. Assertion: The 1857 mutiny was suppressed by the British. Reason:Except for people like Rani Jhansi and Tantya Tope, few feudal lords participated in the mutiny.
Q6. Among the following who did not participate in the 1857 revolt?
Q7. For what reason the princely state of Avadh was annexed by the British?
Q8. British annexed many regions by different methods. State of Jhansi was annexed through which of these methods?
Q9. To whom the following statement can be attributed: "he came as a clerk in the East India Co., for trade, stayed and overcame the French, subdued the Indian Princess and established British rule in India. Thus he can be described as a saviour"
Q10. Which of these battles brought an end to the French Challenge to the British Supremacy.......
Q11. The French could not establish power in the Deccan and most part of South, because......
Q12. Who among the following laid the foundation for the Portuguese power in India?
Q13. The British signed the treaty of 'Bassein' with which of the following?
Q14. During whose reign the Marathas had the maximum expansion?
Q15. Ramanuja founded a new school of Vaishnavism against the increasing cult of......
Q16. Which of these slave dynasty ruler died of a fall from his horse while playing polo at Lahore?
Q17. Which of the following statements about the slave dynasty rulers is correct?
Q18. What does 'Fawazil' in Islamic term mean?
Q19. What does the Islamic term 'mufti' mean?
Q20. What does the Islamic term 'khutba' mean?
Q21. When was the Dental Council of India Started?
Q22. When was Indian Nursing Council started?
Q23. Pharmacy Council of India was started in ….
Q24. When was the All India Council for Technical Education started?
Q25. Medical Council of India is the regulatory body for medical education in India. When was it started?
Q26. When was the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) set up?
Q27. When was the University Grants Commission started?
Q28. What was the first cellular phone to be introduced in India?
Q29. What is the name for the "International Money Transfer" through post offices?
Q30. The first alive army man to be commemorated in Indian postage is from …..
Q31. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Ltd., is the regulatory body for telecommunications. When was it started?
Q32. Between which cities in India, was the first STD - Subscriber Trunk Dialling started?
Q33. In which city the first mobile telephone service started?
Q34. A deadlock between the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha calls for a joint sitting of the Parliament during the passage of : (1) Ordinary legislation (2) Money Bill (3) Constitution Amendment Bill. Select the correct answer.
Q35. Which day is considered as the "Red Letter Day"in Indian Telecommunication network?
Q36. When was the first telephone network started in India?
Q37. Where is the headquarters of Universal Postal Union?
Q38. In which country is there a underwater post office?
Q39. When was the Universal Postal Union established?
Q40. In which country was the postal cancellation mark first used?
Q41. Consumption function expresses the relationship between consumption and ......
Q42. The Headquarter of CAPART (Council for Advancement of People's Action and Rural Technology) is situated at .......
Q43. The paid up capital to be raised for establishing a new private bank in India is ............
Q44. The main objective of Industrial Democracy is ........
Q45. Agriculture accounts for nearly .............% of national income
Q46. A motor starts with the speed of 70 kmph with its speed increasing every two hours by 10 kmph. In how many hours will it cover 345 Kms? (SBI 2008)
Q47. In how many different ways can be letters of the word SOFTWARE be arranged in such a way that the vowels always come together? (SBI 2008)
Q48. The area of a rectangular field is 460 square metres. If the length is 15% more than the breadth, what is breadth of the rectangular field?(SBI 2008)
Q49. Deepa bought a calculator with 30% discount on the listed price. Had she not got the discount, she would have paid Rs.82.50 extra. At what price did she buy the calculator? (SBI 2008)
Q50. Cost of 2 books are in ratio 3:2. On the first thre 40% loss and on the second 30% profit. What is the overall percentage of loss?
Q51. Loss of blood is clinically known as ..................
Q52. Gerontology is a study related to ....................
Q53. A disease transmitting host is called....................
Q54. If flora refers to vegetation what does fauna refer to?
Q55. Which of the following is a biotic component?
Q56. Animals that live in sea (salt) water and breed in fresh water are known as..............
Q57. Homologous organs are those which are similar in ...................
Q58. Tiger is a .................animal.
Q59. Blood vessels include ............
Q60. Which pigment helps the nocturnal animals to see during night is .......................
Q61. The animals which lay eggs are called ...................
Q62. Study of freshwater habitat is called...........................
Q63. Plants are called as an ecosystem.
Q64. Who gave the term "ecology"?
Q65. Jersey, Ongole, Sindhi and Haryana are breeds of .......................
Q66. The best variety of silk is derived from ..............worms.
Q67. responsible for the spreading of plague.
Q68. The sugar content of Honey is ............% .
Q69. Glycogen is a ..............
Q70. The scientific name of Earthworm is......................
Q71. Benzene and Turpentine are ..........electrolytes
Q72. Ink is a good example of a………
Q73. By what process Vanaspati is produced from oil and fats?
Q74. What is the most abundant source of hydrogen?
Q75. Hydrogen means………
Q76. Henry Cavendish named which of the following as "inflammable gas"?
Q77. Lime water turning milky indicates the presence of.......
Q78. The reation that take place during electrolysis at the cathode is........
Q79. insulators are …………conductors.
Q80. What type of reaction take place at anode during electrolysis?
Q81. Of the following which one is an electrolytic conductor?
Q82. In electrolytic conductors the conduction is because of the movement of......
Q83. Metallic conductors are also known as……………..conductor
Q84. In metallic conductors, the conducting is because of movement of .......
Q85. Of the following coal varieties which one is superior in quality?
Q86. Of the following coal varieties, which one is inferior in quality?
Q87. Of the following compounds, which one is considered as the power house for living organisms?
Q88. What is the voltage of a dry cell battery?
Q89. Leclanche Cell is a good example for…..
Q90. In an internal combustion engine, the chemical energy is changed to ........ energy.
Q91. What is the chemical reaction that take place in a Daniel Cell?
Q92. What is the shape of methane?
Q93. Of the following glasses, which one has low co-efficient thermal expansion?
Q94. Which of the following types of glasses darkens when exposed to sunlight?
Q95. What is the bye-product obtained from the manufacture of soap?
Q96. Which of the following fractions of petroleum is used for dry cleaning?
Q97. What is the method used to refine petroleum?
Q98. Westron is.......
Q99. What reaction takes place between methane and chlorine in diffused light?
Q100. Along with Ethers, which of the following is a functional isomer?
Q101. Which instrument is used for detecting current?
Q102. Of the following which one has a duplet configuration?
Q103. In the earth's atmosphere, which of the following noble gases is abundantly present?
Q104. How many number of netrons are present in deuterium?
Q105. In the manufacture of robes and fabrics, which of the following petrochemical product is used?
Q106. Of the following which one is used for making blankets and sweaters?
Q107. Pick the one known as "Black Gold"
Q108. Which of the following is used for welding and cutting of metals?
Q109. Alkaline Potassium Permanganate is also known as........
Q110. From the following which one is used for preservation and ripening of fruits like bananas and mangoes?
Q111. What is created by the relative motion between coil and magnetic field?
Q112. What is called the ratio of change in dimension to the original dimension?
Q113. What is called the rate of change in velocity?
Q114. What is called the maximum distance upto which the molecule exerts force of
Q115. What is called the distance between the magnetic north and south pole?
Q116. What is atomic number of an atom?
Q117. What is 0 degree C on a Kelvin scale?
Q118. What instrument is used for measuring atmospheric pressure?
Q119. What happens, when object gets an acceleration?
Q120. What happens when X-rays pass through a gas?
Q121. What happens when white light falls on non-parallel surfaces of a glass block?
Q122. What happens when oil is added on the surface of water?
Q123. What happens when a ray or light enters a glass slab from air?
Q124. What happens when a monochromatic beam of light passes from denser to rarer medium?
Q125. What happens to the speed of light when it is refracted from water into air?
Q126. What happens to the resistance of a thermistor when the light level is increased?
Q127. What happens to the resistance of resistor when the temperature is increased?
Q128. What happens to the resistance of a LDR when the light level is increased?
Q129. What happens to the mass number by an emission of a-particle?
Q130. What happens to the boiling point when the pressure above the liquid is high?
Q131. "Epicentre" is a geological term associated with.............
Q132. Black Cotton Soil of India belong to...............
Q133. Forests helps in
Q134. Pick the correct statement.
Q135. ..............soil is most commonly found in the Indo-Gangetic Plain.
Q136. The pedogenic regime with which the movement of salts to the upper layers of soils is associated (through capillary action) is ..............
Q137. Laterisation occurs in ...........
Q138. Different seasons are formed because ...
Q139. The pedogenic regime of calcification is commonly associated with which of the following?
Q140. With what type of climate is the pedogenic regime of podzolisation associated?
Q141. Who was the first cricketer to take a test match hat-trick?
Q142. Study of bird eggs and nests is called?
Q143. Who was the first person from the Indian subcontinent to receive a US patent (1904)
Q144. Who was the first Chief Justice of India ?
Q145. Dublin, Ireland was first established as a settlement by the ......
Q146. What is the name of the US Navy's serial stunt team?
Q147. Which Irish city's name in English means "black pool"?
Q148. Which famous explorer was killed at Kealakekua Bay in Hawai'i?
Q149. What does a "tantalus" contain?
Q150. Which river runs through the Thai Capital Bangkok?
Q151. Which was the first private commercial bank in the United States?
Q152. Which one of these is a symptom of "Tourette Syndrome"?
Q153. Who was the world's first Formula One World Champion?
Q154. Which warship became the first to be sunk by a submarine?
Q155. Which 3G network was the first to go commercially live?
Q156. Marie Curie won her first Nobel Prize (shared) for the study of .......
Q157. Who among the following created the famous doll "Barbie"?
Q158. Which animal's name is derived from two Greek words that mean "terrible Lizard"?
Q159. Which country is sometimes called the Emerald Isle because of its lush countryside?
Q160. What fast and dangerous games played with sticks called "hurleys"?
Q161. In which city was the first skyscraper built?
Q162. Vikramashila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary, the only one of its kind in India, is located in which state of India?
Q163. Who is the first heir to the British Crown to take a University degree?
Q164. In February 1845,in which European capital did Karl Marx find refuge after expulsion from France?
Q165. Which actor evolved his own system of martial arts called Jeet Kune Do?
Q166. Who is the last Briton to win the Wimbledon Men's singles final?
Q167. Where was Adolf Hitler born?
Q168. Who was the first person to drive an automobile at over 300 mph?
Q169. Who was the only Indian to receive Pakistan's highest civilian award, the Nishan e Pakistan?
Q170. On which date, Jawaharlal Nehru die?
Q171. What is the last letter of the Greek Alphabet?
Q172. What is the height of the Burj Khalifa towers in Dubai?
Q173. Who invented the pendulum clock?
Q174. Who, according to the Hebrew Bible, built the First Temple in Jerusalem?
Q175. What will come in place of question (?) mark in the following series? BC EF IJ NO ??
Q176. Soldiers : Army : : Players : ?
Q177. Pointing to a photograph Mohan said "his mother's only child is my father's only son". Whose photograph is Mohan pointing to?
Q178. Exactly five colouFF0000 lights - Green, Yellow, FF0000, White and Blue -- are arranged in a straight line on a control panel, evenly spaced, going from left to right in the order given above. On the control panel, there can be two types of patterns of lights that are called X sequence and Y sequence. An X sequence of lights is a sequence of either three or four lights that are on and evenly spaced with respect to one another. A Y sequence of lights is is any sequence of lights that are not an X sequence. Based on this information, answer the following QUESTION: Which of the following lights must be on in any X sequence of lights?
Q179. The position of how many alphabets will remain unchanged if each of the alphabets in word PRODUCTS is arranged in alphabetical order from left to right?
Q180. Fill the blanks with appopriate word/s from the given options: You are welcome to partake ...........their light refreshment.
Q181. Read the sentence carefully and find out whether there is any grammatical/idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one numbered part of the sentence. The numbered part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5). (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any) .. "e; When he hears that news (1) / he was almost (2) / in tears and (3) / could not utter a word. (4) / No error. (5)
Q182. Read the sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (5): (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any): The actor loves to think, (1) / never enjoys stick to one kind of role (2) / and finds it difficult to (3) / fulfil everyone's expectations. (4) / No error. (5).
Q183. Fill the blanks with appropriate words given: "e;All revive the fishing .....were foredoomed to failure"e;.
Q184. Read the sentence to find out whether there is any grammatical error or idiomatic error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is (4). He asked (1) / whether either of the brothers (2) / were at home. (3) / No error. (4).
Q185. We will be saying down the ages, "Man ..............on the Moon"
Q186. He is so ............that he immediately believed my story of ghosts
Q187. Give the meaning for TO SEE EYE TO EYE
Q188. In which month of 2016, the new law on Prevention of Cruelty was enacted?
Q189. In the World's Happiest countries list report released in 2016, where is India placed?
Q190. Where was the 2nd Youth Conference of BRICS countries held in India?
Q191. Data security threats include ......
Q192. To prevent yourself from computer hacker intrusions you should install a ...
Q193. The various types of locks are ...
Q194. ......changes the font of all slides can be replaced with another font.
Q195. The most common type of storage devices are ......
Q196. Which of the following devices is referred to as Silico Sapiens?
Q197. Programs designed specifically to address general purpose applications/special purpose applications are called ......
Q198. Expand ASCII ...
Q199. Which of the following is to be done by the auditor during internet banking services audit?
Q200. NOT a type of broadband Internet connection.



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