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Test No :55

Q1. Bana Bhatt the famous poet adorned the court of.....?
Q2. Nagarjuna was a famous......?
Q3. Mohenjodaro is situated in .....?
Q4. Lothal is located at?
Q5. King Harsha Vardhan was defeated by which king?
Q6. Pick the Odd one out of the following:
Q7. Harsha moved his capital from __________ to __________.
Q8. Kanishka patronised which of the following most?
Q9. Excavatios of Indus valley have pushed the antiquity of Indian History to
Q10. What practice was followed by the Harappan people to dispose off their dead?
Q11. What differentiates Harappan civilization from Egyptian and Mesopotamian civilizations?
Q12. The great granary of the Harappan civilisation has been found at?
Q13. Among the following what was not known to the Harappan people?
Q14. Ashokan inscriptions were deciphered in_____________ by ______?
Q15. To whose court was a Chinese embassy sent by T'ang Emperor?
Q16. Who reunited the large part of North India after the decline of the Guptas?
Q17. Which of the following was the most important kingdom in Deccan and Central India, after the Mauryas?
Q18. Which southern dynasty played an important role in the tripartite struggle?
Q19. When did Ashoka the Mauryan ruler begin to issue edicts?
Q20. At which place excavations have taken place related to the Vedic age?
Q21. The state of India with the longest coast line is ……..
Q22. The first Five Year Plan period was ….
Q23. Away from the Five Year Plans, annual plans were made during the period ……
Q24. "Gadgil Formula " 1969 is related to ……...
Q25. Data pertaining to individuals, family, village or town is called…
Q26. In which year was the "Insurance Scheme" for the rail passenger introduced?
Q27. Queen Rania al Abudulla (Yassin) is the queen of which country?
Q28. Which continent has highest density of population?
Q29. Name the country’s highest policy making body which has endorsed Eleventh Five Year Plan document.
Q30. The Eleventh Plan envisages an average nine per cent Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in the first four years. For the terminal year 2011-12 the GDP growth rate has been targeted at ………. .
Q31. Islam Karimov has been re-elected for third term as the President of ……….
Q32. Mwai Kibaki won a second five-year Presidential term on Dec 30, 2007 in a disputed election that triggered deadly riots by the opposition supporters. Identify the country.
Q33. Which of the following political front has been launched by Mamta Banerjee in West Bengal?
Q34. Where was the first "Trade Union" formed in India?
Q35. Mayavati may have lost the 2012 elections in Uttar Pradesh. But she holds an important record in UP Politics. What is it?
Q36. The ratio between birth and death rate is called………………………….
Q37. How much is the total population of India as per 2001 census?
Q38. Zoroastrian population is concentrated in the state of ……………
Q39. In which state women outnumber women?
Q40. The group of language spoken in large number of Indians is………..
Q41. ASSERTION {A}: "Balance of Payments" represents a better picture of a country's economic transactions with the rest of the world than the "Balance of Trade". REASON {R}: "Balance of Payments" takes into account the exchange of both visible and invisible items whereas "Balance of Trade" does not.
Q42. Consider the following states and pick the correct one/s: (1) In India, during the financial year 2005..2005 an increase of below 10% over the value of exports (in rupee terms) in the financial year 2003..2004 was reported. (2) According to the WTO, India's share in the world merchandise exports crossed 2% in the year 2005.
Q43. Consider the following statements and pick the one/s is/are correct: (1) SENSEX is based on 50 of the most important stocks available on the Mumbai Stock Exchange. (2) For Calculating the SENSEX, all the stocks are assigned proportional weightage. (3) New York Stock Exchange is the oldest stock exchange in the world.
Q44. Consider the following statements and pick the one/s is/are correct: (1) During the year 2004, India's foreign exchange reserves did not exceed the 125 billion USD mark. (2) The series of Index numbers of wholesale prices introduced from April 2000 has the year 1993..1994 as base year.
Q45. Which sector has received the maximum Foreign Direct Investment in the past decade?
Q46. Seven men, five women and eight children were given an assignment of distributing 2000 books to students in a school over a period of three days. All of them distributed books on the first day. On the second day two women and three children remained absent and on the third day three men and five children remained absent. If the ratio of the number of books distributed in a day by a man, a woman and a child was 5:4:2 respectively, a total of approximately how many books were distributed on the second day.
Q47. Ages of A and B in ratio 7:8. The present age of A is equal to the total ages of A and B, 12 years before. What are their ages now?
Q48. Ram sold an article to Govind at a gain of 10%. Govind sold it to Gopal at a gain of 20%. If Gopaid Rs.2640 for it, what did it cost to Ram?
Q49. Amit's monthly income is two fifths of Rahul's monthly income. Rahul's monthly income is Rs.42,000.00. What is Amit's annual income?
Q50. The sum of three numbers is 90. The ratio of first and third numbers is 5:7 and ratio of second and third numbers is 6:7. What is 4% of the first number?
Q51. Cell sap is
Q52. The edible part is a fruit in which one of the following crops?
Q53. The Virus that infects a bacterium is
Q54. Binomial nomenclature refers to
Q55. To which group of plants does the banyan tree belong?
Q56. A liverwort is
Q57. "Flame of the forest" refers to
Q58. A herbarium is
Q59. Taxonomy is a science dealing with the
Q60. The widely used antibiotic, penicillin, is produced by
Q61. Lichen is considered to be a symbiotic association of two living organisms. Which organisms are involved in it?
Q62. Agar, commonly used as a synthetic growth me­dium and in bakery, is obtained from
Q63. Which of the following human disease/s is/are caused by a mutant gene?
Q64. Which of the following shows a taxonomically closely-related group?
Q65. Which scientist was responsible for binomial nomenclature?
Q66. Which of the following is not a parasite?
Q67. Which of the following moves the fastest?
Q68. The bird without cloaca is the
Q69. Yellow proteins are
Q70. Which of the following substances is not a protein?