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Department : Secretariat/ PSC/AGs Office/ Local Fund Audit etc
Category No : 436/2012 & 437/2012
Type of Examination: Objective Type (OMR Valuation)
Date of Exam: 05-01-2013 (Saturday) 02:00 PM To 03:15 PM
-----------------------------------1. The Chief Minister of Uttarakhand is .
(A) Manohar parrikar
(B) Vijay Bahuguna
(D) Arjuii Munda
2.Who is the President of France ?
(A) Nicolas Sarkozy
(B) Jacques chirac
(C) Francois Hcllande
(D) joachim Gauck
3.The Booker Prize winner of 2012 is .
(A) Jeet Thayil
(B) Hilary Mantel
(C) Julian Barnes
(D) Mo Yan
4.ICC T20 World Cup winner of 2012 is .
(A) Sri Lanka
(D) West Indies
5. Who won the women’s 100 meter Gold in 2012 London Olympics :
(A) Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
(B) Carmelita leter
(C) Christine Ohurungo
(D) Felix Sanchez
6.The 59th National Film Award for Best Director was won by :
(A) Gurvindsr Singh
(B) Salim Ahamed
7.God’s particle is the pseudonym of .
(A) Large Hadron Collider
(D) Higgs Boson
8.Which rocket was launched by ISRO during its 100th mission ?
(A) ASLV— C21
(B)GSLV — C21
9.The 2012 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to .
(A) Liu Xiaobo
(B) European Union
(C) Barack Obama
(D) Inter governmental Panel on climate change
10. The Minister for Cooperation in Kerala is :
(A) C.N. Balakrishnan
(B) K. Babu
(C) Adoor Prakash
(D) V.K. Ebrahim Kunju
11.India is called a tropical country mainly on account of its :
(A) Latitudinal Extent
(B) Longitudinal Extent
(C) Areal Size
(D) Tropical Monsoon Climate
12.The marshy and forested land in northern part of UttarPradesh is ?
13.Which river is called a river between the two mountains ?
14.Which state is called the agricultural epitome of India ?
(A) West Bengal
(B) Uttar Pradesh
(C) Tamil Nadu
(D) Madhya Pradesh
15.Which region of India has a larger female population than the male population ?
(A) West Bengal
16.Who was the first propounder of the doctrine of ’Passive Resistancé ?
(A) BG. Thilak
(B) Aurobindo Ghash
(C) GK. Gckhalae
(D) M.K. Gandhi
17.In which Five Year Plan University Grants Commission was Set up for promoting and strengthening higher education :
(A) First Five Year Plan
(B) Third Five Year Plan
(G) Fifth Five Year Plan
(D) Eleventh Five Year Plan
18.Who is known as the father of Renaissance of Western India ?
(A) BM. Malabari
(B) M.G. Ranade
(C) RG, Bhandarkar
(D) KT. Telang
19.The Longest river in Peninsular India :
20.The largest producer of rice in India is?
(B) Andhra Pradesh
(C) Tamil Nadu
21.The national animal of Kerala :
22.The scuthern most river in Kerala ?
23.The largest National Park in Kerala ;
(B) Silent Valley
(C) Pambadurn chola
(D) Matlrikettan chola
24.The First dam in Kerala :
26.Chattampi Swamikal was born in the year :
27.The Savama Jatha’, to support the Vaikom Satyagraha was organised by :
(A) Mannath Padmanabhan
(B) TK. Madhavan
(C) K. Kelappan
(D) Dr. Palpu
28.’Vivekodayam’ magazine was published by :
(A) Ramakrishna Pillai
(B) Pandit Karuppan
(C) V.T. Bhattathirippad
29.’Atma Vidhya Sangam’ was founded by ;
(A) Ayyan Kali
(B) Thycaud Ayya
(D) Sahodaran Ayyappan
30.ln Travancore, The Temple Entry Proclamation was made in :
31.The constitution describes India as a .
(A) Federal State
(B) Quasi - Federal State
(C) Unitary State
(D) Union of States
32.The authority/ body competent to determine the conditions of citizenship in India ;
(A) The President
(B) The Parliament
(C) The Union Cabinet
(D) The Supreme Court
33.From which Constitution India borrowed the idea of Directive Principles of State Policy?
(A) Constitution of the U.K.
(B) Constitution of the U.S.A.
(C) Constitution of Ireland
(D) Constitution of Canada
34.Who was the Chauman of the Constituent Assembly of India ?
(A) Dr, BR. Ambedkar
(B) Dr. B.N. Rao
(C) Dr. Rajerrdra Prasad
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru
35.Power 0f the judiciary to declare a law invalid on constitutional ground is called :
(A) Judicial Activism
(B) Judicial Review
(C) Judicial Supremacy
36.Status of Union Public Service Commission is .
37. Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission iS appointed by _ .
(A) The President
(B) The Prime Minister
(C) The Chief justice of India
(D) The Speaker of Loksabha
38.Money Bill of the Union Government is first introduced in ;
(C) Either in Rajyasablia or Loksabha
(D) In the joint sitting of Rzijyasabha and Loksabha
39.Which Amendment Act incorporated the Right to Education into the list of Fundamental Rights in India ?
(A) 67th Amendment Act, 1990
(B) 68th Amendment Act, 1991
(C) 76th Amendment Act, 1994
(D) 86th Amendment Act, 2002
40.First Chairperson of the National Ccminissicn for Women :
(A) Jayanti Paitnaik
(B) Dr. V. Mchini Giri
(C) Dr. Pocrnirna Advani
(D) Mamta Sharma
41.He stayed at home yesterday because he a bad cold.
42.Look me when you are in India next year.
43.I am extremely sorry I can't taIk to you now, i am ____________.
(A) behind the time
(B) without time
(C) pressed for time
(D) lost in time
44.Hundred rupees ___________ enough for the taxi fare,
In which part of the sentences (45 and 46) is the mistake.
45. He has delivered a best speech on the topic
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Answer : C
46.I received a check for one lakh rupees as advance for my book
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Answer : B
47. What is the passive voice form of : This shop sells non-fiction books.
(A) Nonfiction books is sold in this shop.
(B) Nonfiction books was sold in this shop.
(C) Nonfiction books are sold in this shop.
(B) Nonfiction books were sold in this shop.
48. Report 1 "Is your book on shakespeare", he asked her.
(A) He asked her if your book is on Shakespeare.
(B) He asked her if her book was on Shakespeare.
(C) He asked her if her book were on Shakespeare
(D) He told her if her book is on Shakespeare.
49. Chocolate cake contains a amount of calorie,
51.വിധായക പ്രകരത്തിന് ഉദാഹരണം ഏതു ?
52.കേവലക്രിയ ഏതു ?
53.ശരിയായ പദം ഏതു ?
54.ശരിയായ പ്രയോഗമേതു ?
(B) ഞാനോ നീയോ
55.വിപരീത പദം എഴുതുക - അച്ചം
56.ശൈലിയുടെ അര്ഥം എന്താണ് - 'അക്കപ്പോര് വലിച്ചുകുട്ടുക'
(B) വേണ്ടാത്ത കാര്യങ്ങള് പറയുക
(C) വെറുതെ യുദ്ധം ചെയുക
57.'ഇല'യുടെ പര്യായ പദം അല്ലാത്ത പദം ഏതു ?
58.ശരിയായ ചിഹ്നം ചേര്ത്ത വാക്യം ഏതു ?
(B)വിലപ്പെട്ടതെല്ലാം - പണം,സ്വര്ണം,ടി.വി - അവര് കൊണ്ടുപോയി.
(C)വിലപ്പെട്ടതെല്ലാം; പണം,സ്വര്ണം,ടി.വി. അവര് കൊണ്ടുപോയി.
(D)വിലപ്പെട്ടതെല്ലാം; പണം,സ്വര്ണം,ടി.വി; അവര് കൊണ്ടുപോയി.
59.പുര്ണ്ണ വിരാമം ചുരുക്കെഴുത്തില് ഉപയോഗിക്കുമ്പോള് പറയുന്നതെന്തു?
60.ആകൃതി എന്നര്ത്ഥം വരുന്ന പദം ഏതു ?
61.When a key is pressed on the key board, which standard is used for converting the keystroke into coresponding bits ?
62.Software, such as Explorer and Firefox, are referred to as _________
(A) Systems software
(B) Utility software
(D) Internet tools
63.Which of the following is not an output device ?
(C) Flat Screen
(D) Touch Screen
64.Which technology is used in Compact disks ?
65.The programs which are as permanent as hardware and stored ut ROM is known as:
66.Which access method is used for obtaining ax record from a cassette tape?
(D) None of These
67.ASCII stands for :
(A) American Security Code for Information Interchange
(B) American Standard Code for Information Interchange
(C) American Scientific Code for Interchanging Information
(D) American Standard Code for Interchanging Information
68. Which of the following identifies a specific web page and its computer on the Web ?
(A) Web site
(B) Web site address
(D) Domain Name
69.An Optical input device that interprets pencil marks 0n paper media is :
(B) Punch Card Reader
(C) Optical Scanners
(D) Magnetic Tape
70.Information Technology Act was enacted on .
(A) 19 January 2001
(B) 30 June 2001
(C) 9 June 2000
(D) 15 july 1999
71. Which of the following numbers is divisible by 24 ?
72.if a/4 = b/5 = c/7 , then (a+b+c)/a =
73. A student multiplied a number by 4/5 instead of 5/4 . The percentage error is :
74.The number of marble slabs of size 25 cm >< 25 cm required to pave the floor of a square room of side 10 metres is :
76.A and B can do a workin 10 clays, B and C can do it in 12 days, C and A can do it in 15 days. lf A, B and C work together, they will complete the work in :
(A) 15 days
(B) 8 days
(C) 10 days
(D) 12 days
77.The prices of a table and a chair are in the ratio 4 1 1. The cost of 2 tables and 8 chairs is Rs. 400, the cost of a table is ;
(A) Rs. 25
(B) Rs. 100
(D) Rs. 50
78.The ratio of men and women in A polling booth is -1 1 5, lf there were 120 women more than that of men, the number of voters in the booth were :
79.A train of length 150 meters took 8 seconds to cross .2 bridge of length 250 metres. Time taken by the train to cross a telephone post is :
(A) 5 seconds
(B) 8 seconds
(C) 3 seconds
(D) 2 seconds
80.The difference between ccympound interest and simple interest for an amount in 2 years is Rs. 32. If the rate of interest is 8%, the amount is :
(A) Rs. 10000
(B) Rs. 1000
(C) Rs. 5000
(D) Rs, 2500
81.Identify the next number in the series :
2, 7, 17, 32, 52, 77, ______
82.Identify the missing term :
PRT,____________, BDF, HJL, NPR
83.In a certain code SUNDAY is coded as USDNYA. How could CREATION be written in that code ?
84.Find out the option which has the same type of relationship as ‘Chemistry and Science' ?
(A) Painting and Arts
(B) Medicine and Surgery
(C) Geography and History
(D) Civics and Archaeology
85.Identify the odd mam out :
86. A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting in six chairs regularly placed around a round table. It is observed that A is between D and F, C is opposite to D, D and E are not on neighboring chairs. Which one of the following must be true ?
(A) A is opposite to B
(B) D is opposite to E
(C) C and B are neighbors
(D) B and E are neighbors
87.Introducing a man, a woman said “His wife is the only daughter of my father". How is that man related to woman ?
(C) Father in-law
(D) Maternal Uncle
88.Facing south A start his journey and make turnings towards the left and right in the sequence given below. Which sequence will finally lead A to a direction other than the south ?
(A) left, right, left, right, left, right
(B) left, right, right, left, left, right
(C) left, left, right, left, left, right
(D) right, right, right, left, left, left
89.Some boys are standing Ln a queue. If the tenth boy from behind is 5 behind the 12th boy from the front, how many are there in the queue ?
90.A cyclist goes 40 km towards East and then turning to right he goes 40 km. Again he turn to his left and goes 20 kn. After this he turns to his left and goes 40 km, then again turns right and goes 10 km. I-low far is he from his starting point ?
(A) 150 km
(B) 60 km
(C) 70 km
(D) 50 km
91.Which iamp has the highest energy efficiency ?
(A) Incandescent Lamp
(B) LED Lamp
(D) Arc Lamp
92.Yellow light is a combination of primary colors.
(A) Blue, Green
(B) Red, Blue
(C) Red, Green
(D) Red, Blue and Green
93.Diverging lens produces type of images.
(A) small virtual image
(B) big real image
(C) small real image
(D) big virtual image
94.The process used to produce Ammonia is :
(A) Contact process
(B) Haber process
(C) Chlor- aIkali process
(D) Creighton process
95.The non-metal which exists in liquid state at room temperature is :
96.2007 Nobel prize for Chemistry was awarded to?
(A) Gerhard Ertl
(B) Dan Shechtman
(C) Richard Fred Heck
(D) Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
97.The 5th state of matter is :
(C) Bose-Einstem condensate
(D) Fermionic condensate
98.Speed of Blue color light in vacuum is :
(A) > 3><10 8 m/s
(B) = 3><10 8 m/s
(C) < 3><l0 8 m/s
(D) 300 m/s
99.Which fuel has the highest Calorific Value ?
100.In which direction does rainbow appear in the morning ?