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Q1. The foreign traveller who visited during the rule of Harshavardhana was ..
Q2. The Indian Independence League was started by ..................
Q3. Who gave the title of ' Mahatma " to Gandhiji ?
Q4. Gandhiji considered whom as his "Guru" (teacher)"?
Q5. Which of the following is correctly matched?
Q6. Which one of the following observations is NOT true about the Quit India Movement of 1942?
Q7. Who was the first to call Gandhiji as "Father of the Nation"
Q8. "Ibadat Khana" is the place where Akbar held his religious discussions. It is located at ..........
Q9. Rabindranath Tagore renounced his 'Knighthood" in 1919 in protest against ..........
Q10. The class of people which remained aloof and least participated in the freedom movement was .....
Q11. Narasimhavarman I ruled during the period .......
Q12. ........was the first ruler of Pala dynasty.
Q13. Nandas were overthrown by which of the following?
Q14. Vikramaaditya was.......
Q15. ................was the brain trust of Chandra Gupta Maurya.
Q16. the modern name of Pataliputra.
Q17. ...............founded the city of Patna.
Q18. ............was the main vocation of the Aryans.
Q19. The Dravidians worshipped which of the following?
Q20. The staple food of Indus Valley people was...........
Q21. When did the Police Service come to India?
Q22. In which year the Indians were allowed to be recruited in the Police Service?
Q23. Who was the first Home Minister of India?
Q24. Which Ministry is in charge of the Security of the Nation?
Q25. Imposition of emergency during 1977 was termed as "Anushasan Parva" by………
Q26. In which year of Indian Politics, there were two Deputy Prime Ministers?
Q27. On how many occasions emergency has been imposed?
Q28. As of 2011, who was the last to act as Deputy Prime Minister?
Q29. Who was the first to act as Deputy Prime Minister?
Q30. Though there are no constitutional provision for a Deputy PM, there were occasions of appointment of Deputy PMs in Indian Politics. How many such occasions were there?
Q31. Who was the President of India to declare emergency?
Q32. Who is the first PM of India to lose an election?
Q33. Who was the oldest PM of India?
Q34. Who was the youngest to become Prime Minister of India?
Q35. How many Indian Prime Ministers have died while in Office?
Q36. Which PM among the following, imposed emergency in 1975?
Q37. Apart from Nehruji and Indira Gandhi, who served as PM for three consecutive terms, who is the only other PM of India to get elected and appointed as PM on three different occasions?
Q38. Who is the only Indian politician to act twice as Prime Minister of India?
Q39. While Nehruji holds the record for being the longest serving PM of India (17 years), who holds the record of shortest tenure as PM?
Q40. Lal Bahadur Shastri, the second PM of our country, died in Tashkent, (then USSR- now Uzbekisztan) died of a heart attack. On which date he died?
Q41. What does "Total Fertility Rate (TFR)" mean with reference to population?
Q42. NEFT and RTGS in banking terminology speak of .....
Q43. The only two manufacturing industries reserved for the public section in the National Investment Policy 1991 are .....
Q44. Headquarters of the World Bank is located in .....
Q45. "Expenditure Method" is also known as ".......... Method"
Q46. Kavya purchased an item of Rs.46000 and sold it at loss of 12%. With that amount she purchased another item and sold it at a gain of 12%. What was her overall gain/loss?
Q47. Two cyclists start from the same place in opposite direction. One goes towards north at 18 Kmph and other goes south at 20 Kmph. What time will they take to be 47.5 km apart?
Q48. Perimeter of a circular sector is 25 cm and the radius is 7 cm. The length of the arc is ........
Q49. The price of cooking oil has increased by 25%. The percentage of reduction that a family should effect in the use of cooking oil so as not to increase the expenditure on his account is .....
Q50. A began a business with Rs.4500/- and was joined afterwards by B with Rs.3000/-. When did B join if the profit at the end of the year was divided in the ratio of 2:1?
Q51. The element that found in proteins is.................
Q52. "haemoglobin" is found in ...............
Q53. "Leukaemia" is a disease caused by the
Q54. The disease "Trachoma" affects the ....................
Q55. Milk is rich with ......................
Q56. Cereals are rich with ................
Q57. Lemon and similar Citrus fruits are rich with .....................
Q58. The Chinese practice of curing a disease by pinning needles at pressure points is known as ................
Q59. Green plants store their food in ......................
Q60. Starch is digested by .................
Q61. Fishes use their ...............for respiration
Q62. Diabetic patients can eat which of the following fruits?
Q63. ..................enters the human body through skin.
Q64. Who was the first person to conduct a heart transplantation in India?
Q65. The most important step to be followed to save the life of a child suffering from diarrhoea is ...........
Q66. Tetracycline is a ..................
Q67. Excessive drinking of alcohol damages ...............
Q68. The first scientist to produce effective vaccine against polio was ..........
Q69. the largest gland in the human body.
Q70. Quinine is extracted from ....................
Q71. Which of the following is used in the manufacture of printing ink?
Q72. From among the following carbons, which one is of slippery nature?
Q73. Which of the following is used to cut a diamond?
Q74. What is the arrangement of carbon in a diamond?
Q75. Among the following which one is a chrystalline compound?
Q76. Among the following which one is a carbon compound?
Q77. What is the only element present in graphite and diamond?
Q78. Who discovered "Protons"?
Q79. Electrons in an atom was discovered by……….
Q80. "nucleus" was discovered by…..
Q81. Neutrons were discovered by……
Q82. The postulates of first atomic theoroy were given by…..
Q83. Water soluble bases are
Q84. Calcium Oxide is……….
Q85. The basicity of acetic acid is…..
Q86. What causes the sour taste in many of our food substances?
Q87. Which of the following is to be added for retardation of the process of setting of plaster of paris?
Q88. Percentage of gypsum in cement is........
Q89. Which of the following is very soft in nature?
Q90. Among the following which are liquid metals at room temperature?
Q91. Which one of the following is a liquid non metal?
Q92. Which is the hardest non metal from among the following?
Q93. Pick the most reactive metal from among the following?
Q94. Most of the metals act as .......
Q95. Which one of the following is NOT a lustrous non metal?
Q96. Among the following which one is the special feature of non metals?
Q97. The main field in which magnalium alloy is used……….
Q98. Which of the following alloy is used in the manufacture of aircraft parts?
Q99. Which of the following is used in manufacturing of ships?
Q100. The method used for the manufacture of Sulphur in large scale is….
Q101. Liquid Hydrogen is used in the field of……..
Q102. Among the following acids, which one performs the dehydration of flesh?
Q103. Ammonium Chloride is also known as…….
Q104. What is the other name for Sulphur?
Q105. The name for the process of electroplating of iron with zinc is.......
Q106. Oxygen and Hydrogen mixture is used as a fuel in…..
Q107. Refining of Aluminium is done by
Q108. Which of the following element is used in the Computers?
Q109. Which of the following element is used in the vulcanization of rubber process?
Q110. Carbon content of wrought iron is.........
Q111. SI unit of the solar constant is
Q112. Small insects can move about on surface of water, why?
Q113. Scattering of light is of ........... types
Q114. Roughly, liquids expand ......... times more than solids.
Q115. Reynolds number determine.
Q116. Resistance offered by the conductors does not depend on of the conductor ...........
Q117. Refractive indices of different materials are Air­1.0013, Turpentine-1.47, Ruby-l.71, Diamond-2.42. In which velocity of light is maximum?
Q118. Real image is
Q119. Reactors which convert nuclear energy into electronic power are called ............
Q120. Rays of light travelling from a rarer medium to a denser medium will ...........
Q121. Rays of light traveling from a rarer to a denser medium will
Q122. Radioactive nuclei do not emit
Q123. Radio waves are used in
Q124. Radio waves are produced by
Q125. Radio isotope promethium is used for ............
Q126. Propagation of wave transfers
Q127. Pressure is defined as
Q128. Producer gas is a mixture of
Q129. Plants and humans when exposed to UV rays in small dose produce
Q130. Polarity of an electromagnet gets reversed by
Q131. In areas where rain fall is moderate or low, ......soil is suitable for cultivation.
Q132. Beans, red grams, groundnut and castor are the suitable crops to be grown in............
Q133. A narrow strip of land connecting two large land mass is called as ........
Q134. the metamorphic rocks give the soil the red colour.
Q135. The Gangetic plains is an expanse of ........soil.
Q136. Red soil is widely found in ..........
Q137. the only planet in the Solar System that rotates on its own axis from East to West is .....
Q138. The important trees of deciduous forests are....
Q139. In India, ........forests are also known as "monsoon" forests.
Q140. Coniferous forests are found at ......mts and above.
Q141. What does the five points on the Bahrain flag represent?
Q142. What term was used to describe the design of the first cancellation post mark?
Q143. UNESCO observes February 11th as.........
Q144. If you were to visit a building called "Beehive" in Wellington, New Zealand where will you be visiting?
Q145. Which Asian country derives its name from Sanskrit meaning "end of Tibet"?
Q146. Name the first cricket player to play for two different countries?
Q147. Which river is divided into three parts as Black Ben, White Ben and Red Ben and these colours represent the colours of the National flag of the country?
Q148. Which of the following cities was formerly known as 'Salisbury"
Q149. Which is the largest city in Africa?
Q150. Russia Day is celebrated on.....
Q151. Fathommeter is used for measuring the ....
Q152. What was the first item ever sold on eBay?
Q153. Who lives in 10 Downing Street, London?
Q154. "Tahrir Square", which has been in the news during the 2nd half of 2011, lies in which country?
Q155. Which is the only other move in chess, apart from promotion, where the player moves two pieces at the same time?
Q156. What is the full length of a badminton court?
Q157. Which space shuttle was the first to achieve a soft landing on the moon?
Q158. City of Rome is located on the banks of ....
Q159. What is the capital of Lakshadweep?
Q160. Name the two tennis players who sport "stop war, start tennis" tee shirts?
Q161. In the context of navigation, what does "Panamax"mean?
Q162. How many of the decathlon events are non-track events?
Q163. Which of the following is not a model of i-Pod?
Q164. In the olympic rings how many colours are there with the names beginning with the same alphabets?
Q165. How many economists shared the Nobel Prize for Economics for 2010?
Q166. In Indian mythology who was the son of Dushyant and Shakuntala?
Q167. What is the term for the curved surface of a liquid in a container?
Q168. In a church what is a "nave"?
Q169. If a lady gives birth to "duodecaplets", how many children would be born?
Q170. "Waitangi Day" is celebrated in .....
Q171. In music what is "Pizzicato"?
Q172. Who among the following was born in Corsica?
Q173. Which place in Europe is known as the largest village in Europe?
Q174. Which noted writer is believed to have spent some time in her early years selling empty beer bottles to earn a living?
Q175. Three of the following four are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
Q176. Telephone : Cable :: Radio : ?
Q177. What will be the 8th term of the following series? 1,2,3,5,8......
Q178. There are five books A, B, C, D and E placed on a table. If A is placed below E, C is placed above D, B is placed below A and D is placed above E, then which of the following books touches the surface of the table?
Q179. Three ladies X, Y and Z marry three men A, B and C. X is married to A, Y is not married to an engineer, Z is not married to a doctor, C is not a doctor and A is a lawyer. Then which of the following statements is correct?
Q180. Rearrange the following six sentences A to F in proper order and then answer the question that follows: (A) The next day, the priest discovered that one of the servants cut his stick shorter by two inches, fearing that it would grow. (B) When the priest questioned each of the servants, they denied. (C) One day a rich merchant's house was robbed, and he suspected one of his servants. (D) In this way, the wise old priest caught the thief. (E) He approached the wise priest in the village and asked for help on the matter. (F) The priest then gave them each a stick of equal length and said that the stick of the real theif would grow by two inches the next morning. From the above, which should be the FOURTH sentence after the rearrangement?
Q181. The idea of not nice.
Q182. Give a funny answer for this question: "e;What is the difference between a cat and a Comma? A cat has claws at the end of its paws, and a comma has a pause at the end of its ............
Q183. Find the mistake: As far as (1) I am concerns (2) you are (3) free to go (4)
Q184. Choose the word which is most similar in meaning to the word: TARRY
Q185. Rearrange the following six sentences A to F in proper order and then answer the question that follows: (A) When finally he regained consciousness, he saw that the sea was as calm as a pond. (B) "e;I'm always peaceful but it is the wind that creates waves and turns me into a monster"e;, the goddess continued. (C) "e;Do not blame me, my son, "e; said, the goddess. (D) A man who had survived a shipwreck struggled mightily against the waves and finally succeeded in reaching the shore, more dead than alive. (E) The sea heard him shout angrily and took the form of a goddess to defend itself. (F) "e;How deceitful you are!"e; he shouted at the sea, "e;You draw men into you showing your peaceful side but when they are in your power you put them in trouble"e;. Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence in the rearrangement?
Q186. Find a suitable option from the options given to replace the highlighted word/s. 5 will be the answer if "e;No correction is required"e; .... "e; "e; Excess of any things are bad "e;
Q187. Read the following sentence carefully and find out whether there is/are 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) .......In spite of the (1) / heavy raining Raj (2) / decided to go (3) / for the meeting. (4) / No error (5)
Q188. On October 28, 2015, Vidya Devi Bhandari became the first woman President of ...............
Q189. In October 2015, the computer giant Google's various subsidiaries have been amalgamated and brought under one single identity organization. What is the name of the organization?
Q190. Marlon James won the Man Booker Prize for 2015. To which country he belongs to?
Q191. The display technologies are ....
Q192. Software installed on a PC hardware component is known as ....
Q193. Which amongst the following is NOT translator?
Q194. Linux is an example of ....
Q195. What type of computers are client computers in a client-server system?
Q196. What should be installed to protect the computer from hacker intrusions?
Q197. All of the following are examples of real security and privacy risks except ....
Q198. .........considered as an intelligent CASE tool.
Q199. Some of the application of image processing are .....
Q200. Find the equivalent BASIC expression of the following algebraic expression a/b +c/d



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