2017 JKPSC Prelims Answer Key Paper 1

ANSWER KEY Paper I: JKPSC Prelims Exam 2017 (Set B)

1) In pursuance of the recommendations of the Narasimham Committee, the RBI has framed new guidelines to

(a) To govern entry of new private sector for banks to make the banking sector more competitive

(b) To reduce the freedom given to banks to rationalize their existing branch network  

(c) To set up more foreign exchange banks

(d) To lend more easily for industrial

Source: http://www.yourarticlelibrary.com/banking/highlights-of-narasimham-committee-recommendations-on-banking-reforms-in-india/23497/

 

2) Which district has been declared as the Mushroom district of Himachal Pradesh?

(a) Shimla

(b) Bilaspur

(c) Una

(d) Solan

Source: http://www.discoveredindia.com/himachal-pradesh/cities-and-destinations-in-himachal-pradesh/solan.htm

 

3) The Ninth Schedule of the Constitution of India was

(a) Added by the First Amendment

(b) Added by the 24th Amendment

(c) Added by the 42nd Amendment

(d) A part of the original Constitution

Source: Book- M. Lamikanth (Indian Polity)

 

4) Pepsin, a digestive enzyme that is produced in the

(a) Small intestine

(b) Liver

(c) Kidney

(d) Stomach

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pepsin

 

5) Escudo and Lira were the former currencies of

(a) Spain and Germany

(b) Germany and Portugal

(c) Spain and Italy

(d) Portugal and Italy

Source: http://www.xe.com/currencyconverter/convert/?Amount=1&From=PTE&To=ITL

 

6) What was Mahatma Gandhi s first action which brought him into the limelight and made him a national hero ?

(a) Satyagraha at Khada

(b) Satyagraha at Champaran

(c) Bonfire of foreign clothes

(d) Noncooperative movement

Source: https://edugeneral.org/blog/history/gandhian-phase/

 

7) The Communal Award declared by the British led to which covenant?

(a) Gandhi Ambedkar Pact

(b) Jinnah Sikander Pact

(c) Gandhi Irwin pact

(d) Congress Muslim League pact

Source: Brief History of Modern India (Spectrum)

 

8) The Federal Court of India was remodelled as the Supreme Court of India on 26 January 1950. Who was the first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court ?

(a) Patanjali Shastri

(b) B.K.Mukherji

(c) H.J.Kania

(d) M.C.Mahajan

Source: http://www.supremecourtofindia.nic.in/judges/list_retired_chief_justices.htm

 

9) Who was the first martyr of the freedom movement to be hanged by the British ?

(a) Damodar Hari Chapekar

(b) Khudiram Bose

(c) Prafulla Chaki

(d) Madan Lal Dhingra

 Source: http://besuindia.blogspot.in/2012/08/khudiram-basu-first-martyr-of-indian.html

 

10) In which year did the British Government adopt what came to be known as Morley-Minto reforms?

(a) 1907

(b) 1908

(c) 1909

(d) 1910

Source: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Indian-Councils-Act-of-1909

 

11) Who gave the slogan Do or Die ?

(a) Subhas Chandra Bose

(b) Chandra Shekar Azad

(c) Mahatma Gandhi

(d) Jawharlal Nehru

Source: http://www.mkgandhi.org/speeches/evelast.htm

 

12) The All India Khilafat Conference was held in November 1919. Where was it held?

(a) Aligarh

(b) Lucknow

(c) Lahore

(d) Delhi

Source: http://www.facts-about-india.com/khilaft-movement.php

 

13) Who led the Salt Satyagraha Movement after the arrest of Mahatma Gandhi ?

(a) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

(b) Abbas Tayyabji

(c) Vinoba Bhave

(d) Sarojini Naidu

Source: https://www.britannica.com/event/Salt-March

 

14) When did the king of Britain relinquish the title of Emperor of India ?

(a) 14 August 1947

(b) 15 August 1947

(c) 22 June 1948

(d) 26 June 1950

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Emperor

 

15) When did Gandhi confer the title of Sardar on Vallabhai patel?

(a) During the Civil Disobedience movement (1930-31)

(b) When Patel gave up his practise at the Bar of law

(c) During the Satyagraha at Kheda

(d) After the Satyagraha at Bardoli

Source: http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/9.html

 

16) Who was the first Prime Minister of Bangla Desh ?

(a) Sheikh Mujibur Rehman

(b) Nazrul islam

(c) Tajuddin Ahmed

(d) Mansoor Ali

Source: http://www.worldatlas.com/articles/prime-ministers-of-bangladesh.html

 

17) Who formed the Indian National Army (Azad Hind Fauj)?

(a) Subash Chandra Bose

(b) Rash Behari Bose

(c) Chandra Shekhar Azad

(d) Mohan Singh

Source: http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/india/indian-national-army.htm

 

18) The first Rajadhani Express was introduced in the year 1969. It was the first super fast train in India with a speed of 130 km/hour. What was its route?

(a) New Delhi Bombay VT

(b) New Delhi - Madras

(c) New Delhi - Howrah

(d) New Delhi - Lucknow

Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Mumbai-New-Delhi-Rajdhani-Express-turns-40/articleshow/13308876.cms

 

19) The Gandhi Irwin pact was ratified by the Congress at its Karachi Session on 29 March 1931. Who Presided over the session?

(a) Vallabhai Patel

(b) Rajendra Prasad

(c) Jawaharlal Nehru

(d) R.Amritlal

Source: http://www.gktoday.in/karachi-session-of-congress-1931/

 

20) In which year was the revolutionary Khudiram Bose hanged for throwing a bomb?

(a) 1907

(b) 1908

(c) 1909

(d) 1910

Source: http://www.historyinindia.com/freedom-fighters/shaheed-khudiram-bose/

 

21) Where was the revolutionary, Chandra Shekhar Azad , killed in a shooting encounter with the police in a public park in February 1931 ?

(a) Allahabad

(b) Varanasi

(c) Gorakhpur

(d) Lucknow

Source: http://www.culturalindia.net/leaders/chandrasekhar-azad.html

 

22) Where did Vasco da Gama make his first landing in India ?

(a) Calicut

(b) Surat

(c) Cochin

(d) Goa

Source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vasco-da-gama-reaches-india

 

23) Who presided over the first Round Table Conference ?

(a) Winston Churchill

(b) Clement Atlee

(c) Ramsay McDonald

(d) Lord Mountabatten

Source: http://www.open.ac.uk/researchprojects/makingbritain/content/round-table-conferences-1930-1932

 

24) The first to have trade relations with India were the

(a) Dutch

(b) English

(c) Portugese

(d) French

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portuguese_India

 

25) In 1942 the Cripps Commission promised to grant

(a) Complete dominion status to India

(b) Self government in India

(c) Provincial government in India

(d) Interim government in India

Source: http://www.gktoday.in/cripps-proposals-1942/

 

26) Lord Wellesley greatly extended the British Dominion through

(a) Doctrine of lapse

(b) Subsidiary alliance

(c) Partitioning of India

(d) Annexing princely states

Source: https://www.ibiblio.org/britishraj/Jackson8/chapter14.html

 

27) The Governor General of India who initiated the Introduction of English in India was

(a) Lord Curzon

(b) Lord Macaulay

(c) Lord Bentinck

(d) Lord Dalhousie

Source: http://www.historyhome.co.uk/people/bentin-w.htm

 

28) Which one of the following leaders belonged to the Extermist wing of the Congress?

(a) Aurobindo Ghosh

(b) Dadabhai Naoroji

(c) GK Gokhale

(d) SN Banerjee

Source: http://www.publishyourarticles.net/knowledge-hub/history/the-formation-and-consequence-of-indian-national-congress-18851947/1372/

 

29) Who was called the Grand Old Man of India ?

(a) Dadabhai Naoroji

(b) Jamshedji Tata

(c) Surendranath Banerjee

(d) C.Rajagopalachari

Source: http://www.zoroastrian.org.uk/vohuman/Article/Dr.%20Dadabhai%20Naoroji.htm

 

30) Mahatma Gandhi was profoundly influenced by the writing of

(a) Bernard Shaw

(b) Karl Marx

(c) Lenin

(d) Leo Tolstoy

Source: http://www.asthabharati.org/Dia_Oct%20010/y.p..htm

 

31) The stethoscope was invented by

(a) Landsteiner

(b) Rene Laennec

(c) Ian Donald

(d) William Einthoven

Source: http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/broughttolife/techniques/stethoscope

 

32) Brass is an alloy of

(a) Copper and tin

(b) Copper and Zinc

(c) Zinc and Aluminum

(d) Copper and iron

Source: http://www.madehow.com/Volume-6/Brass.html

 

33) Who said, A body will remain at rest unless an external force acts on the body?

(a) Newton

(b) Einstein

(c) Archimedes

(d) Galileo

Source: https://www.grc.nasa.gov/www/k-12/airplane/newton.html

 

34) The scientist who first discovered that the earth revolves around the sun was

(a) Newton

(b) Dalton

(c) Cpernicus

(d) Einstein

Source: http://www.astronomytrek.com/who-discovered-the-earth-moves-around-the-sun/

 

35) OSTEOLOGY is the study of

(a) Rivers

(b) Bones

(c) Fruits

(d) Mountains

Source: http://study.com/academy/lesson/what-is-osteology-definition-terms.html

 

36) TRACHOMA is a disease of the

(a) Liver

(b) Lungs

(c) Eyes

(d) Kidneys

Source: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs382/en/

 

37) The first atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima was

(a) August 6, 1939

(b) August 6,1945

(c) August 9, 1945

(d) August 9, 1939

Source: http://www.atomicheritage.org/history/bombings-hiroshima-and-nagasaki-1945

 

38) PYORRHOEA is a disease of the

(a) Teeth

(b) Lungs

(c) Throat

(d) Liver

Source: http://www.oramd.com/pyorrhea-its-causes-and-treatment/

 

39) Medulla Oblongata is a part of the human

(a) Heart

(b) Kidneys

(c) Liver

(d) Brain

Source: http://www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/medulla-oblongata

 

40) OSTEOMALACIA is a disease caused by the shortage of

(a) Vitamin A

(b) Vitamin B

(c) Vitamin C

(d) Vitamin D

Source: http://www.healthline.com/health/osteomalacia

 

41) Oxygen was discovered by

(a) Ramsay

(b) Rutherford

(c) Priestly

(d) Neils Bohr

Source: http://www.juliantrubin.com/bigten/oxygenexperiments.html

 

42) Numismatics is the study of

(a) Space

(b) Numbers

(c) Stamps

(d) Coins

Source: http://www.bhu.ac.in/aihc/ins.htm

 

43) The boundary line between India and China is called

(a) Macmahon line

(b) Durand line

(c) Radcliffe line

(d) 44th parallel

Source:  https://www.britannica.com/event/McMahon-Line

 

44) Joule is a unit of

(a) Temperature

(b) Pressure

(c) Energy

(d) Heat

Source: http://www.cuug.ab.ca/branderr/nuclear/petajoule.html

 

45) Which of the following is not a primary color?

(a) Blue

(b) Green

(c) Red

(d) Black

Source: https://www.reference.com/science/primary-secondary-colors-895d42630393d118

46) The diaphragm assists in

(a) Digestion

(b) Respiration

(c) Circulation of blood

(d) Excretion of waste

Source: http://www.innerbody.com/image/musc06.html

 

47) _____ is unwarned and periodic loss of consciousness to nervous disorders.

(a) Osteomalacia

(b) Pellagara

(c) Asthma

(d) Epilepsy

Source: http://epilepsywisconsin.org/cms-view-page.php?page=types-of-seizures

 

48) The chemical name of table salt is

(a) Potassium chloride

(b) Sodium chloride

(c) Calcium chloride

(d) Calcium Sulphate

Source: https://www.reference.com/science/chemical-formula-table-salt-9919167264a64d83

 

49) Food is cooked quickly in a pressure cooker because

(a) Boiling point of water is decreased

(b) Boiling point of water is increased

(c) It absorbs hear quickly

(d) It retains heat for a long duration

Source: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/thermo/precook.html

 

50) Persons in asbestos factories are affected by air pollution. The most affected part of their body is

(a) Eye

(b) Throat

(c) Lungs

(d) Skin

Source: https://www.asbestos.com/cancer/lung-cancer/

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51) Who remains in office as long as the President wishes ?

(a) Governor

(b) Election Commissioner

(c) Judges of Supreme Court

(d) Speaker of the Lok Sabha

Source: https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-meaning-of-the-term-pleasure-of-the-President-in-India

 

52) Abyssinia is the former name of

(a) Algeria

(b) Egypt

(c) Turkey

(d) Ethiopia

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethiopian_Empire

53) Which one of the following Indian States does not have its own High Court?

(a) Orissa

(b) Himachal Pradesh

(c) Sikkim

(d) Manipur

Wrong Question: All mentioned states have high court

Source: http://www.onlinegkguide.com/high-court-in-india-list-of-indian-high-courts/

 

54) Which one of the following High Courts has the Territorial Jurisdiction over Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

(a) Andhra Pradesh

(b) Kolkata

(c) Chennai

(d) Orissa

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calcutta_High_Court

 

55) Under which Article of the Constitution of India is the Finance Commission of India constituted ?

(a) 275

(b) 260

(c) 280

(d) 282

Source: M. Lamikanth (Indian Polity)

 

56) Fiscal policy refers to

(a) Rural credit policy

(b) Exim policy

(c) Fertilizer policy

(d) Union budgetary policy

Source: http://www.investopedia.com/ask/answers/032615/how-does-fiscal-policy-impact-budget-deficit.asp

 

57) The Preamble of the Indian Constitution was largely influenced by the constitution of

(a) USA

(b) Irish Republic

(c) Canada

(d) Australia

Source: http://www.facts-about-india.com/borrowed-features-of-constitution.php.

 

58) The provisions regarding suspension of fundamental rights of citizens during emergencies were borrowed from

(a) The Constitution of Canada

(b) The Constitution of USA

(c) The Constitution of South Africa

(d) The Weimar Constitution of Germany

Source: http://www.facts-about-india.com/borrowed-features-of-constitution.php

 

59) The final decision whether a bill is a money bill or not rests with

(a) The Public accounts Committee

(b) The Speaker of the Lok Sabha

(c) The Union Finance Minister

(d) The Minister for Parliamentary Affairs

Source: M. Lamikanth (Indian Polity)

 

60) Pampas are the vast grassy plains of

(a) South America

(b) North America

(c) Africa

(d) Asia

Source: http://www.worldwildlife.org/ecoregions/nt0803

 

61) Martin Luther King was assassinated in

(a) Trafalgar

(b) Waterloo

(c) Kentucky

(d) Memphis

Source: http://crdl.usg.edu/events/mlk_assassination/

 

62) The Bolshevik Revolution is associated with

(a) France

(b) Russia

(c) Germany

(d) England

Source: http://www.history.com/topics/russian-revolution

 

63) The slogan of the French Revolution was

(a) One nation, one leader , one flag

(b) Government of, by and for the people

(c) Liberty , equality and fraternity

(d) Workers of the world unite

Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-36775634

 

64) Which of the following is a marsupial ?

(a) Kangaroo

(b) Ostrich

(c) Giraffe

(d) Camel

Source: http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/mammal/marsupial/marsupial.html

 

65) Both Vardhamana Mahavira and Gautam Buddha preached their doctrines during the reign of

(a)  Bimbisara

(b) Nandivardhana

(c) Udayi

(d) Ajatashatru

Source: Book: Gautama Buddha: Life & Words by Ann Kannings

 

66) The last of the 24 Jain Trithankaras was

(a) Parsva Nath

(b) Arishtanemi

(c) Rishabha

(d) Mahavira

Source: http://jaincyclopedia.org/jain-tirthankars/

 

67) Jainism was divided into two sects known as

(a) Ajivika and Nyaya Vaisesika

(b) Svetambara and Digambara

(c) Kapalika and Kalamukha

(d) Mahayana and Hinayana

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/jainism/subdivisions/subdivisions.shtml

 

68) The author of We the people is

(a) T.N.Kaul

(b) Jim Corbett

(c) Nani Palkhivala

(d) J.R.D.Tata

Source: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/book-review-n-a-palkhivala-we-people/1/360652.html

 

69) Which one of the following nations is NOT a member of the Eurasian Economic Union?

(a) Uzbekistan

(b) Belarus

(c) Kazakhstan

(d) Russia

Source: http://www.eaeunion.org/?lang=en#about

 

70) The monetary unit of Israel is

(a) Lira

(b) Shekel

(c) Rial

(d) Zloty

Source: https://www.britannica.com/topic/sheqel

 

71) The Fictional character Pickwick was created by

(a) Charles Lamb

(b) William Shakespeare

(c) Charles Dickens

(d) Sydney Porter

Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/charles-dickens/9049276/Mr-Pickwick-My-favourite-Charles-Dickens-character.html

 

72) Who was the Saint of the Gutters ?

(a) Mother Teresa

(b) Florence Nightngale

(c) Bana Amte

(d) MJ Anthony

Source: http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-from-saint-of-gutters-to-saint-teresa-of-kolkata-the-amazing-tale-of-agnes-gonxhe-bojaxhiu-2251986

 

73) The Parliament of Japan is called

(a) Folketing

(b) Diet

(c) Duma

(d) Knessett

Source: http://www.sangiin.go.jp/eng/

 

74) Name the cricketer who was called Rawalpindi Express ?

(a) Imran Khan

(b) Waqar Yunus

(c) Shoaib Akhtar

(d) Wasim Akram

Source: http://zeenews.india.com/sports/cricket/shoaib-akhtar-guess-what-is-rawalpindi-express-biggest-regret_1842678.html

 

75) Which constituency has Mohammed Azharuddin the former cricketer, represented in the Parliament?

(a) Mirzapur

(b) Moradabad

(c) Meerut

(d) Malaegaon

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mohammad_Azharuddin

 

76) Who was the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest ?

(a) Bachendri Pal

(b) Santosh Yadav

(c) Junko Tabei

(d) Florence Griffith

Source:  http://time.com/4541950/junko-tabei-first-woman-mount-everest-died/

77) What is the Indian Language Spoken mostly in Kerala?

(a) Telugu

(b) Kannada

(c) Malayalam

(d) Tamil

Source: http://www.archive.india.gov.in/knowindia/state_uts.php?id=73

 

78) Invisible exports means exports of

(a) Services

(b) Prohibited goods

(c) Unrecorded goods

(d) Goods through smuggling

Source: http://lexicon.ft.com/Term?term=invisible-export

 

79) In which year were 14 banks nationalized in India?

(a) 1980

(b) 1973

(c) 1971

(d) 1969

Source: http://www.gktoday.in/list-of-14-banks-nationalized-in-1969/

 

80) Which of the following is not a function of the Reserve Bank of India ?

(a) Credit Control

(b) Issue of Currency

(c) Formation of monetary policy

(d) Credit creation

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reserve_Bank_of_India:_Working_and_Functions

 

81) In November 2016 which of the following were demonitised?

(a) Rs.500

(b) Rs.1,000

(c) Rs.500 & Rs.1,000

(d) Rs.1,000 and Rs.2,000

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Indian_banknote_demonetisation

 

82) Kaziranga Wild life sanctuary is in the state of

(a) Assam

(b) Kerala

(c) Jharkhand

(d) Manipur

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaziranga_National_Park

 

83) The first explorer to reach the South Pole was

(a) Amundsen

(b) Armstrong

(c) Columbus

(d) Raffles

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amundsen's_South_Pole_expedition

 

84) A country surrounded by South Africa on all sides is

(a) Djibouti

(b) Leostho

(c) Zanzibar

(d) Madagascar

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lesotho#Geography

 

85) The difference between the time in Britain and India is

(a) 3 hours

(b) 4 hours

(c) 5 hours

(d) 7 hours

Source: https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converted.html?p1=136&p2=44

 

86) Which of the following is the biggest of the Japanese islands?

(a) Hokkaido

(b) Honshu

(c) Shikoku

(d) Kyushu

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_archipelago

 

87) Where is the Asiatic Wild ass found?

(a) Periyar

(b) Rann of Kutch

(c) Ranthambore

(d) Kaziranga

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_wild_ass

 

88) Hari Prasad Chaurasia is a renowned player of

(a) Tabla

(b) Sarod

(c) Flute

(d) Shenhai

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hariprasad_Chaurasia

 

89) Rangaswami Cup is associated with

(a) Football

(b) Hockey

(c) Table Tennis

(d) Polo

Source: http://www.basictell.com/general-knowledge/cups-and-trophies.php

 

90) The Union Minister of Agriculture is

(a) Lalji Tandon

(b) Radha Mohan Singh

(c) Rudy Pratap Singh

(d) Prakash Javadekar

Source: http://www.mapsofindia.com/election/list-of-portfolios.html

 

91) Of which country is Recep Tayyip Erdogan the President ?

(a) Algeria

(b) Indonesia

(c) Phillippines

(d) Turkey

Source: https://www.tccb.gov.tr/en/receptayyiperdogan/

 

92) Who was adjudged the best player of EURO 2016 ?

(a) Dimtri Payet

(b) Fernando Santos

(c) Antoine Griezmann

(d) Cristiano Ronaldo

Source: http://www.uefa.com/uefaeuro/news/newsid=2389936.html

93) The city that will stage Olympics 2020 is

(a) Tokyo

(b) Seoul

(c) Melbourne

(d) London

Source: https://www.olympic.org/tokyo-2020

 

94) In the abbreviation DTAA, the letter D denotes

(a) Double

(b) Deficit

(c) Deficient

(d) District

Source: http://www.acronymfinder.com/Double-Taxation-Avoidance-Agreement-(India)-(DTAA).html

 

95) Which IT company was founded by Larry Page and Sergi Brin?

(a) eBay

(b) Google

(c) Amazon

(d) Microsoft

Source: https://www.google.com/intl/en/about/our-story/

 

96) The Governor of the Reserve Bank of India is

(a) Raghuram Rajan

(b) Chethan Chauhan

(c) Urjit Patel

(d) Bibek Debroy

Source: https://rbi.org.in/Scripts/governors.aspx

 

97) The Prime Minister of Britain who visited India in November 2016 is

(a) Amber Rudd

(b) Theresa May

(c) Liz Truss

(d) Nicky Morge

Source: http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/british-pm-theresa-may-india-visit-india-uks-closest-friend-3740736/

 

98) Who among the following is the CEO of NITIAAYOG ?

(a) Amitabh Kant

(b) Arvind Subramaniam

(c) Arvind Panagariya

(d) Pradeep Baijal

Source: http://niti.gov.in/team-niti/profile-ceo-niti-aayog

 

99) The eleventh edition of the Asia-Europe Meeting Summit issued the

(a) Tashkent Declaration

(b) Ulaan baatar Declaration

(c) Bishkev Declaration

(d) Dushanbe Declaration

Source: http://www.aseminfoboard.org/events/11th-asem-summit-asem11

 

100) When is the World Tourism Day?

(a) August 29

(b) September 27

(c) October 11

(d) November 6

Source: http://wtd.unwto.org/en/content/about-world-tourism-day-1

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Qus 101-120
Qus 101-120

101) Who amongst the following is the author of The Great Derangement : Climate change and the Unthinkable?

(a) Vikram Seth

(b) Arundathi Roy

(c) Ruskin Bond

(d) Amitav Ghosh

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_Derangement:_Climate_Change_and_the_Unthinkable

 

102) Which short film has won the first prize at the 2016 Swachh Bharat Short Film Festival?

(a) Nahna Doot

(b) Murga

(c) Chembuku Moodindi

(d) Hum Swachh

Source: https://www.nfdcindia.com/sbsff/

 

103) Whith which sport was Arnold Palmer who passed away in September 2016 associated ?

(a) Golf

(b) Billiards

(c) Car racing

(d) Polo

Source: http://www.arnoldpalmer.com/golf

 

104) If HEAT is encoded as GDZS, how would you encode SMOKE ?

(a) RJOJD

(b) RKIJD

(c) RLNJD

(d) RLNDJ

 

105) If COLD is coded as DPME, how will you code ITALY?

(a) JUANZ

(b) JUBMZ

(c) JUBNZ

(d) JSBMZ

 

In questions 106 110, two words are given on one side. There is a certain relation between these words. One word is given on the other side of :: and it has the same relation with one of the other words given in the choices as there is between the other two words. Identify the correct word from the given alternatives.

106) Grapes : Wine :: Wheat : ?

(a) Grain

(b) Maize

(c) Field

(d) Bread

 

107) Breeze : Cyclone :: Drizzle : ?

(a) Whirlwind

(b) Storm

(c) Downpour

(d) Earthquake

 

108) Matricide : Mother :: Regicide : ?

(a) King

(b) Queen

(c) Daughter

(d) Father

 

109) Ecstasy : Pleasure :: Rage : ?

(a) Shyness

(b) Anger

(c) Health

(d) Dream

 

110) Insomnia : Lead :: Minamata :: ?

(a) Mercury

(b) Food

(c) Arsenic

(d) Alcohol

Source: http://www.bu.edu/sustainability/minamata-disease/

 

For Questions 111 to 115, read the following paragraph and answer the questions. In a certain family, A is the brother of B but B is not his brother . E is the father of B s mother. A is the son of C who is married to D.F is the brother of C.

111) What is the relationship of E with C?

(a) Husband

(b) Father in law

(c) Son

(d) Nephew

 

112) What is the relationship of E to B ?

(a) Father

(b) Mother

(c) Grandfather

(d) Brother in law

 

113) How many daughters are there in this family ?

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

 

114) What is the relation of F to B?

(a) Uncle

(b) Father

(c) Mother

(d) Sister in law

 

115) How is F related to D?

(a) Brother

(b) Brother in law

(c) Father

(d) Mother

 

116) Oncology is the study of

(a) Mountains

(b) Cancer

(c) Fruits

(d) Kidneys

Source: http://www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Oncology.aspx

 

117) In the abbreviation DGCA , the letter A stands for

(a) Affairs

(b) Academy

(c) Agriculture

(d) Aviation

Source: http://dgca.nic.in/

 

118) Ian Fleming created the fictional character

(a) Harry potter

(b) Perry Mason

(c) James Bond

(d) Sherlock Holmes

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Bond_(literary_character)

 

119) Two leaves is the election symbol of

(a) DMK

(b) AIDMK

(c) Shiv Sena

(d) Trinamul Congress

Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/ec-may-freeze-aiadmk-symbol/articleshow/57711629.cms?

 

120) With sport is the term Caddie associated with ?

(a) Polo

(b) Golf

(c) Bridge

(d) Billiardss

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caddy

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