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  1. Sahyadri is a part of --------------- in Kerala.

Eastern highlands

Central Midlands

Western Coastal Plains

None of these

Correct Answer : Eastern highlands

 

  1. Cotton, groundnut, sugarcane etc. are the chief crop cultivated in

Red Soil

Black Soil

Alluvial Soil

Laterite Soil

Correct Answer : Black Soil

 

  1. Bharathapuzha falls into

Indian Ocean

Bay of Bengal

Arabian Sea

None of these

Correct Answer : Arabian Sea

 

  1. The only Indian state in which all villages are connected by roads ?

Maharastra

Assam

Odisha

Kerala

Correct Answer : Kerala

 

  1. Which of the following International Airport is the first airport in India built in corporate sector?

Delhi

Cochin

Mumbai

Kolkatha

Correct Answer : Cochin

 

  1. The first ever organised rebellion aganist British in Kerala

Malabar Rebellion

Pazhassi Revolt

Kurichia Revolt

Attingal Revolt

Correct Answer : Attingal Revolt

 

  1. Which of the following Diwan developed the Alappuzha Port?

Subba Rao

Rama Rao

Raja Keshavadas

Veluthambi

Correct Answer : Raja Keshavadas

 

  1. Uzhiyam, the practice of employment of labour for government work without payment was stopped by

Utram Thirunal

Gouri Parvathi Bai

Swathi Thirunal

Visakham Thirunal

Correct Answer : Gouri Parvathi Bai

 

  1. Village Panchayats were formed during the period of

Sethu Lakshmi Bai

Gouri Parvathi Bai

Swathi Thirunal

Visakham Thirunal

Correct Answer : Sethu Lakshmi Bai

 

  1. Orana ( Single ana ) agitation in 1958 relates to

Boat charge hike

Punnpra Vayalar agitation

Kayyur Strike

Malabar Rebellion

Correct Answer : Boat charge hike

 

  1. Sree Narayana Guru consecrated the first of the temples at

Aluva

Thalassery

Varkala

Aruvippuram

Correct Answer : Aruvippuram

 

  1. Chattambi Swamikal died at

Pettah

Panmana

Aluva

None of these

Correct Answer : Panmana

 

  1. Kannerum Kinavum was one of the autobiographies of

Ayyankali

V T Bhattathirippad

Vagbhatananda

Brahmananda Sivayogi

Correct Answer : V T Bhattathirippad

 

  1. Prakashika a Sanskrit learning study centre was founded by

Chattambi Swamikal

V T Bhattathiripad

Vagbhatananda

Brahmananda Sivayogi

Correct Answer : Vagbhatananda

 

  1. Kuriakose Elias Chavara was beatified in

1972

1940

1978

1986

Correct Answer : 1986

 

  1. Which of the following is the most populated Union Territory ?

Lakshadweep

Mahi

Delhi

Dadra Nagar Haveli

Correct Answer : Delhi

 

  1. Janaganamana, the national song is composed on the raga

Karnatic

Hindustani

Sankarabharanam

Western

Correct Answer : Sankarabharanam

 

  1. Which place is known as the cradle of Indian Hockey ?

Chennai

Koorg

Solan

Uduppi

Correct Answer : Koorg

 

  1. Which of the following rivers is known as Padma in Bangladesh ?

Ganges

Brahmaputraha

Hoogly

Teesta

Correct Answer : Ganges

 

  1. Which of the following is the first state in India to start Vana Mahotsavam ?

Kerala

Gujarat

Arunachal Pradesh

Maharasta

Correct Answer : Gujarat

 

  1. The country which is the largest consumer of wood for fuel ?

Brazil

India

Bangladesh

Russia

Correct Answer : India

 

  1. Which of the following keeps the record of rare and endangered species of animals, plants and fungi?

Orange data book

Blue data book

Red data book

None of these

Correct Answer : Red data book

 

  1. Who is the founder of Laissez faire, the policy of non interference by Government in economic activities ?

Dadabhai Naoroji

Adam Smith

M N Roy

M vishweshwaraiah

Correct Answer : Adam Smith

                        

  1. Who wrote the book Poverty and UnBritish Rule in India ?

Gandiji

Amartya Sen

Dadabhai Naoroji

M Vishweshwaraiah

Correct Answer : Dadabhai Naoroji

 

  1. The National Development Council was formed in

1952

1953

1954

1955

Correct Answer : 1952

 

  1. Rolling Plan was introduced by the Government of

Rajiv Gandhi

Narasimha Rao

Morarji Desai

IK Gujaral

Correct Answer : Morarji Desai

 

  1. Mahalanobis model was accepted for the

1st Five Year Plan

2nd Five Year Plan

3rd Five Year Plan

4th Five Year Plan

Correct Answer : 2nd Five Year Plan

 

  1. Govt of India constituted first population policy committee in

1955

1954

1953

1952

Correct Answer : 1952

 

  1. Which of the following is the birth place of Vanilla?

Greenland

Great Britain

Russia

Mexico

Correct Answer : Mexico

 

  1. Which of the following was the first writer to call the revolt of 1857 as First War of Indian Independence ?

VD Savarkar

HH Munro

Karl Marx

Dr. SN Sen

Correct Answer : Karl Marx

 

  1. Who started Bengal weekly Sambad Kaumudi in 1821 ?

Rabindra Nath Tagore

Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Devendra Nath Tagore

None of these

Correct Answer : Raja Ram Mohan Roy

 

  1. First Woman president of INC ?

Indira Gandhi

Annie Besant

Sarojini Naidu

Nelli Sen Gupta

Correct Answer : Annie Besant

 

  1. Widow Re-marriage Act was passed in 1856 by

Lord Cornwalis

Lord Rippon

Lord Delhousie

None of these

Correct Answer : Lord Delhousie

 

  1. For the upliftment of lower caste population in Maharastra, Jyotiba Phule started Satyasodak Samaj in

1807

1847

1873

1883

Correct Answer : 1873

 

  1. Self Respect Movement was started by Periyor, Who is popularly known as Periyor ?

MG Ranade

EV Ramaswami Naicker

CR Reddy

Hakkim Ajmal Khan

Correct Answer : EV Ramaswami Naicker

 

  1. Who was the first president to become the President of Congress thrice ?

Dadabhai Naoroji

Nehru

Sardar Vallabhai Patel

Gopala Krishana Gokhale

Correct Answer : Dadabhai Naoroji

 

  1. Congress was divided into Extremist and Moderates in Surat Session in

1918

1906

1907

1921

Correct Answer : 1907

 

  1. India and China signed the Panchashel agreement in

1953

1954

1955

1956

Correct Answer : 1954

 

  1. Who was the founder of Servants of India Society ?

Dadabhai Naoroji

Nehru

Sardar Vallabhai Patel

Gopala Krishana Gokhale

Correct Answer : Gopala Krishana Gokhale

 

  1. Who is the chief Architect of the Preamble in our Constitution ?

Ambedkar

Gandiji

Rajendra Prasad

Nehru

Correct Answer : Nehru

 

  1. The system of Citizenship in Indian Constitution was borrowed from the Constitution of

USA

Russia

Germany

Britain

Correct Answer : Britain

 

  1. Article 12-35 in part III of the Constitution deals with

Fundamental Duties

Directive Principles

Fundamental Rights

None of these

Correct Answer : Fundamental Rights

 

  1. Part IV of the constitution deals with

Fundamental Duties

Directive Principles

Fundamental Rights

None of these

Correct Answer : Directive Principles

 

  1. The President is elected for a term of

5 years

6 years

7 years

4 years

Correct Answer : 5 years

 

  1. The organ in our body with out muscle is

heart

lungs

kidney

liver

Correct Answer : lungs

 

  1. Dermatology is the study of

heart

eyes

skin

nose

Correct Answer : skin

 

  1. Which of the following protect us from cold ?

Vitamin

Protein

Fat

Carbohydrates

Correct Answer : Fat

 

  1. Most chemically active element is

flourine

hydrogen

osmimum

lithium

Correct Answer : flourine

 

  1. PH value from 0 to 7 indicates that is

salt

water

acid

base

Correct Answer : acid

 

  1. Atoms with different atomic number and mass number, having same number of neutron are called

isotopes

isobars

isohytes

none of these

Correct Answer : none of these

 

  1. Sound with intensity greater than ---------- causes sound pollution

70 db

50 db

80 db

90 db

Correct Answer : 90 db

 

  1. Colour of soap bubbles are due to

refraction

defraction

interference

reflection

Correct Answer : interference

 

  1. Which state got best Tourism state award 2017

Uttar Pradesh

Kerala

Madhya Pradesh

Maharastra

Correct Answer : Madhya Pradesh

 

  1. Which Port is recently renamed as Deendayal Port

Tuthucorin Port

Kandla Port

Mumbai Port

Vishakapatanam Port

Correct Answer : Kandla Port

 

  1. Who won 2017 US Open ?

Rafael Nadal

Andy Murray

Rojer Federer

Kevin Anderson

Correct Answer : Rafael Nadal

 

  1. Who got the literary award Saraswathi Samman for 2016 ?

Padma Sachedev

Govind Misra

Prabha Varma

Mahabaleshwar Sail

Correct Answer : Mahabaleshwar Sail

 

  1. Which of the following is known as non-volatile memory ?

Harddisk

Floppy Disk

CD-ROM

All of the above

Correct Answer : All of the above

 

  1. --------------- helps create, manipulate and analyze data arranged in rows and columns?

Application Package

Word Processing Package

Outlining Package

Spreadsheet Package

Correct Answer : Spreadsheet Package

Top of Form

Bottom of Form

 

  1. Founder of Facebook ?

Dennis Ritchie

Mark Zukerberg

Ivan Williams

James Gosling

Correct Answer : Mark Zukerberg

 

  1. In IT Act 2008 SECTION 66 F deals with

cyber terrorism

violation of privacy

identity theft

none of these

Correct Answer : cyber terrorism

 

  1. Drama : Director :: Magazine : ?

Publisher

Editor

Reader

Printer

Correct Answer : Editor

 

  1. Introduction : Conclusion ::

Salutation : Farewell

Float : Sink

Companion : Scoundrel

Mingle : Emerge

Correct Answer : Salutation : Farewell

 

  1. In a certain code BEAUTY is written as DHEZZF. How is FLOWER written in the same code ?

HSOBYK

HBOSKY

SBKYOH

HOSBKY

Correct Answer : HOSBKY

 

  1. Raju Starts from A to B at a speed of 10 km/hr and returns with a speed of 15 km/hr. What is the average speed of the journey ?

25 km/hr

12.5 km/hr

12 km/hr

10 km/hr

Correct Answer : 12 km/hr

 

  1. The average of three numbers is 77. The first number is double the second, the second is double the third the numbers are ?

22, 44, 88

24, 48, 98

132, 66, 33

35, 70,140

Correct Answer : 132, 66, 33

 

  1. The ratio between two numbers is 2 : 3. If each numbers is increased by 4, the ratio between them becomes 5 : 7. What are the numbers?

8 and 24

16 and 20

16 and 8

16 and 24

Correct Answer : 16 and 24

 

  1. The least number which when divided by 15, 27, 35 and 42 leaves in each case a remainder 7 is :

1897

1890

1883

1987

Correct Answer : 1897

 

  1. In an examination 40% of the students failed in the Mathematics, 30% failed in English and 10% failed on both. Find the percentage of students who passed in both the subjects?

60%

50%

40%

20%

Correct Answer : 40%

 

  1. At a clearance sale, the prices had been reduced by 20%. If a transister was being sold at Rs. 150 before reduction, what was the price at clearance sale ?

130

125

120

115

Correct Answer : 120

 

  1. A thief steals a car at 1.30 pm and drives it at 40 km/hr. The thief is discovered at 2 pm and the owner sets off in another car at 50 km/hr, he will overtake the thief at ?

3:30 pm

4 pm

4:30 pm

6 pm

Correct Answer : 4 pm

 

  1. A train 150 m long running at a speed of 60 km/hr, takes 30 seconds to cross a bridge. The length of the bridge is

3500 m

500 m

200 m

350 m

Correct Answer : 350 m

 

  1. If 5 men takes 15 hrs, to harvest a crop, Then to complete the same work, how much time will be required by three men ?

9 hrs

10 hrs

18 hrs

25 hrs

Correct Answer : 25 hrs

 

  1. A man deposit rs. 4500 at 15% simple interest. What amount will be got after 10 months ?

5482

4023

5062.50

6008

Correct Answer : 5062.50

 

  1. A man borrowed Rs. 5000 at the rate of 20% compound interest. Calculate the compound interest at the end of 3 years.

3593

4620

2990

3640

Correct Answer : 3640

 

  1. A rectangular plot 67 metres long is paved with 2546 tiles each measuring 50 square centimetre. Find the width of the plot ?

19 m

9.5 m

20 m

9 m

Correct Answer : 19 m

 

  1. If Anil says, Sunils mother is the only daughter of my mother . How is Anil related to Sunil ?

Father

Brother

Grandfather

Uncle

Correct Answer : Uncle

 

  1. Touch : Feel :: Greet : ?

Wish

Success

Acknowledge

Smile

Correct Answer : Acknowledge

 

  1. A walks 10 metres in front and 10 metres to the right. Then every time turning to his left, he walks 5, 5 and 15 metres respectively. How far is the now from his starting point ?

5 metres

10 metres

23 metres

15 metres

Correct Answer : 5 metres

 

  1. If DECADE is written as 453145. How DEED can be written in that code ?

4554

4555

4445

4455

Correct Answer : 4554

 

  1. -------------- % of 240 = 72

2

30

36

48

Correct Answer : 30

 

  1. I am terribly afraid of heights. If I -------- that tall tree in the front yard, I would die.

climb

climbed

climbs

climbered

Correct Answer : climbed

 

  1. Factory ---------- was increased 20%.

producitivity

productivity

productivety

prodectivity

Correct Answer : productivity

 

  1. They are ---------- by the police at the moment.

questioned

being questioned

been questioned

none

Correct Answer : being questioned

 

  1. He said, How cruel they are ! (Change Speech)

He exclaimed that how cruel they are

He exclaimed that they are very cruel

He mourned that they were very cruel

He mourned they were very cruel

Correct Answer : He mourned that they were very cruel

 

  1. Men and women are watching the show ( Change into passive)

The show was watched by men and women.

The show is watched by men and women

The show are watching by men and women.

The show is being watched by men and women.

Correct Answer : The show is being watched by men and women.

 

  1. He is interested -------------- History.

in

on

at

for

Correct Answer : in

 

  1. After this he made no ------- statement.

farther

farthest

further

furthest

Correct Answer : further

 

  1. To ----------- time, please go -------- foot, not by bus.

spend, with

utilise, on

gain, on

utilise, by

Correct Answer : utilise, by

 

  1. Priya is not ------------- a bit --------- he was not invited by his friend to attend the party.

cut out

cut through

cut up

cut in

Correct Answer : cut out

 

  1. This is the man -------- pocket has been picked.

which

whom

that

whose

Correct Answer : whose

 

  1. നാം മുന്നോട്ട് എന്ന ഗ്രന്ഥം രചിച്ചതാര് ?

എം ഡി നാലപ്പാട്

എ കെ ഗോപാലന്‍

സി കേശവന്‍

കെ പി കേശവമേനോന്‍

Correct Answer : കെ പി കേശവമേനോന്‍

 

  1. താഴെ കൊടുത്തിരിക്കുന്ന ചിഹ്നങ്ങളില്‍ കാകു എന്ന ചിഹ്നമേത് ?

!

:

;

?

Correct Answer : ?

 

  1. വിധായക പ്രകാരമേത് ?

ചെല്ലണം

പോകട്ടെ

നടക്കാം

കേള്‍ക്കിന്‍

Correct Answer : ചെല്ലണം

 

  1. പിതാക്കള്‍ എന്ന പദത്തിന്‍റെ അര്‍ത്ഥം ?

അച്ഛനും അമ്മയും

പൂര്‍വികര്‍

അച്ഛന്റെ അച്ഛന്‍

കുടുംബക്കാര്‍

Correct Answer : പൂര്‍വികര്‍

 

  1. താഴെ കൊടുത്തിരിക്കുന്നതില്‍ അകാരിത ക്രിയ ഏത് ?

കളിക്കുന്നു

തോല്ക്കുന്നു

കളിപ്പിക്കുന്നു

പറയുന്നു

Correct Answer : പറയുന്നു

 

  1. സമാനമായ ഭാഷാപദമേത് - Status Quo

പദവി

ക്രമമായി

പദവിയനുസരിച്ച്

പൂര്‍വ്വസ്ഥിതി

Correct Answer : പൂര്‍വ്വസ്ഥിതി

 

  1. മണ്ടന്‍ മൂത്തപ്പ ഏതിലെ കഥാപാത്രമാണ് ?

പ്രേമലേഖനം

ഭൂമിയുടെ അവകാശികള്‍

ബാല്യകാല സഖി

മുച്ചിട്ടുകളികാരന്‍റെ മകള്‍

Correct Answer : മുച്ചിട്ടുകളികാരന്‍റെ മകള്‍

 

  1. കമലാസുരയ്യ ആരുടെ മകളാണ് ?

സുഗതകുമാരി

മാധവികുട്ടി

ബാലാമണിയമ്മ

ലീലാദേവി

Correct Answer : ബാലാമണിയമ്മ

 

  1. വയലാര്‍ അവാര്‍ഡ്‌ ലഭിച്ച ഉപ്പ് ആരുടെ കൃതിയാണ്?

ഒ എന്‍ വി കുറുപ്പ്

എസ് കെ പൊറ്റക്കാട്

ഉറൂബ്

കോവിലന്‍

Correct Answer : ഒ എന്‍ വി കുറുപ്പ്

 

  1. സുരേന്ദ്രന്‍ എന്ന തൂലികാ നാമത്തില്‍ എഴുതിയിരുന്നത് ?

എ കെ ജി

ഇ എം എസ്

വി എസ്

ഒ എന്‍ വി

Correct Answer : ഇ എം എസ്