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Test No :51

Q1. At which of the following places, has a major Rock Edicts of Ashoka been found?
Q2. Alexander the Great invaded India in the year.....?
Q3. Elephanta rock cut temples are ascribed to.....?
Q4. Nagarjuna was a famous......?
Q5. Bana Bhatt the famous poet adorned the court of.....?
Q6. Lothal is located at?
Q7. Mohenjodaro is situated in .....?
Q8. Pick the Odd one out of the following:
Q9. King Harsha Vardhan was defeated by which king?
Q10. Harsha moved his capital from __________ to __________.
Q11. Excavatios of Indus valley have pushed the antiquity of Indian History to
Q12. Kanishka patronised which of the following most?
Q13. What practice was followed by the Harappan people to dispose off their dead?
Q14. What differentiates Harappan civilization from Egyptian and Mesopotamian civilizations?
Q15. Among the following what was not known to the Harappan people?
Q16. The great granary of the Harappan civilisation has been found at?
Q17. Ashokan inscriptions were deciphered in_____________ by ______?
Q18. To whose court was a Chinese embassy sent by T'ang Emperor?
Q19. Who reunited the large part of North India after the decline of the Guptas?
Q20. Which of the following was the most important kingdom in Deccan and Central India, after the Mauryas?
Q21. Who is the only US President to be elected to more than two terms?
Q22. Who was the first African to become Secretary General of the UN?
Q23. Whom did Idi Amin Dada depose to become President of Uganda?
Q24. What is the capital of Union Territory Dadra and Nagar Haveli?
Q25. Which of the following is a military alliance?
Q26. Which Manipuri tribe primarily occupies the state's valley region?
Q27. Which of these countries was elected in 2010 to chair the Board of Governors of the UN Nuclear watch dog, the International Atomic Energy Agency?
Q28. What is the official state song of Andhra Pradesh?
Q29. Mohammad VI is the present King of which country?
Q30. Which of these countries has broken the world record for the amount of time taken to form a new government?
Q31. Where was the 2010 UN Climate Change Conference held?
Q32. Among the following, who has served as Governor of a state for the longest period?
Q33. Which two ethnic groups were at the heart of the 1994 serious ethnic violence in Rwanda?
Q34. Which of the following neighbouring countries of India, attained independence in January 1948 from the British?
Q35. Where is the headquarters of the Organization of the Islamic Conference?
Q36. Which state of India was earlier known as "North East Frontier Agency"?
Q37. Right of children (6-14) to Free and Compulsory Education Act came into force from 1.4.2010 as a Fundamental Right under Article . Of the constitution.
Q38. Right of children (6-14) to Free and Compulsory Education Act came into force from..
Q39. Which is the first Indian state to be formed on the basis of language?
Q40. Among the following, one was a Lok Sabha Speaker, later to become President. Identify.
Q41. What is Forex?
Q42. Firms under perfectly competitive markets generally are
Q43. Select the odd one in relation to industry from the following:
Q44. National Income is
Q45. Which statement is true?
Q46. A,B and C are three pipes connected to a tank. A and B together fill the tank in 12 Hrs. B and C together fill the tank in 20 Hrs. A and C together fill it in 25 Hrs. In how many hours will A alone fill the tank?
Q47. A man bought two hens at the same price and sold one at a gain of 20% and other at the loss of 20%. On the whole, the man will ...
Q48. The sum of all the edges of a cube is equal to 48"e;. What is the volume of the cube in cubic inches?
Q49. Two pens are of different prices. One is bought at 10% lesser than the printed price and sold at 20% higher than the cost price. Another pen is bought at 20% higher than the printed price and is sold at 20% lesser than the cost price. Find the % of loss/profit together
Q50. A train running at the speed of 66 kmph, crosses a 200 metre long platform in 24 seconds. What is the length of the train?
Q51. The isolated cells are kept in a suitable ...............
Q52. Which of the following statements is true?
Q53. The term 'mutation' refers to...................
Q54. The sub-unit containing only sugar and nitrogenous base is called..............
Q55. Which of the following helps Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder?
Q56. Gene map is used to determine.....................
Q57. The commonly used fusogenic agent in protoplasts fusion is.....................
Q58. Which of the following helps the child calm down during a temper tantrum?
Q59. Which of the following disease is caused by the Ti plasmid in Tomato, Sunflower, Brinjal and Cotton?
Q60. The development of root from the callus is called................
Q61. What are the most common problems of the hip?
Q62. The thin filaments of sarcomere are formed of a substance called...............
Q63. NOT a cause of viral pneumonia.
Q64. What are the treatment options for arthritis of the hip?
Q65. NOT the function of the hormones.
Q66. the principal organ of Urea biosynthesis.
Q67. What is the goal of Total Hip Replacement Surgery?
Q68. Bird Flu is a disease which affects and spreads through........
Q69. What are the causes of pain around the knee?
Q70. Can one knee be more affected in arthritis than the other?
Q71. According to Hookes law within the elastic limit, the stress is proportional to
Q72. According to Flemmings left hand rule, the middle finger represents the direction of .............
Q73. According to Flemings left hand rule which particles get deflected towards the1eft in Rutherfords experiment?
Q74. According to Einstein, light consists of bundles of energy called
Q75. According to Big-Bang theory, some cosmic explosion occurred around
Q76. According to Big Bang theory, the universe is
Q77. According to Benouli, the sum of the energies of a flowing liquid is constant when
Q78. AC can be converted in to DC by using .............
Q79. Above the threshold frequency, the photo electric current is
Q80. A wire is stretched to triple its length. What will be its new resistivity?
Q81. A velocity - time graph, in the form of straight line sloping downwards indicates
Q82. A wave completes 600 oscillation is 1 minute. What is the frequency of the wave?
Q83. A typical solar cell can produce about.
Q84. A transformer produces 100 V from an input of 50 V. What does this tell?
Q85. A transformer is used to convert 220 V into 11 V. The number of turns are 2000 in primary. What is the number of turns in secondary?
Q86. A thin tube containing a solution of quinine sulphate when placed in the path of UV rays fluorescence with ......... light
Q87. A thin transparent membrane covering the cornea and the only protective feature of the human eye is
Q88. A telescope has focal length of objective and eyepiece as 300 cm and 6 cm respectively. What is the magnification of telescope? [M = v/u]
Q89. A telescope has focal length of objective and eye piece as 200 cm and 5 cm respectively. What is the magnification of telescope?
Q90. A substance cannot catch fire or burn as long as its temperature is lower than
Q91. Solomon Islands lies in which ocean/sea?
Q92. Which razor thin country accounts for more than half of the western coastline of South America?
Q93. Hunza, Zaskar, Astore, Shigar, Panjnad and Yapola are tributaries of ...
Q94. Which border separates Pakistan and Afghanistan?
Q95. Farm land tends to erode most rapidly when planted with .........
Q96. What is the name for the atmospheric boundary between Troposphere and Stratosphere?
Q97. "Eris" is a ....
Q98. Which sea separates Egypt from Saudi Arabia?
Q99. Which body of water is called "Pearl of Siberia"?
Q100. Areas of sea in Arctic or Antarctic regions which remain unfrozen for much of the year is....
Q101. Among the following, which one is a Public Sector company engaged in aluminium products?
Q102. Hindustan Antibiotics is located at ..............
Q103. Which state of India is the leading producer of glass?
Q104. the largest producer of cement.
Q105. Sehrampore in West Bengal is famous for .......................
Q106. Sindri in Jharkhand is famous for ........... Factory
Q107. National Ship Design and Research Centre is located at ..........
Q108. "Bata" is famous for leather footwear. Where is Batanagar located?
Q109. National Physical Laboratory is located in ..................
Q110. Satellite Launching Station of ISRO is located in
Q111. Perambur is famous for manufacturing rail coaches. Which is the other place in India having a rail coach factory?
Q112. Diesel Locomotive component Works is located in .............
Q113. BHEL has its important plants at ,................
Q114. Hindustan Machine Plants has its major plant at ..........
Q115. Durgapur Steel Plant was established with the collaboration of .................
Q116. Iron and steel plants established with Soviet collaboration are......
Q117. Which Iron and Steel plant has been established with German collaboration?
Q118. Which state of India has the largest number of cotton textile mills?
Q119. Where was the first cotton mills in India established?
Q120. Koodankulam Atomic Power Plant in Tamilnadu has been erected with the assistance of..
Q121. responsible for topograpical mapping of India
Q122. responsible for mapping and exploration of minerals in India.
Q123. Lignite is abundantly found in......................
Q124. the largest producer of Manganese.
Q125. Heavy Water Plant is located in Talcher of ......................
Q126. .......................largest producer of Sulphur
Q127. Rajasthan is one of the largest producers of ......
Q128. Which state of India is the largest producer of Thorium?
Q129. Which type of power production is the largest in India?
Q130. Silent Valley is located in................
Q131. Which state of India is the largest producer of copper?
Q132. Which state of India is the largest producer of bauxite?
Q133. Which state of India is the largest producer of antimony (Sb)
Q134. Kalpakkam Atomic Power Plant is located in ...........
Q135. A square is divided into 9 identical smaller squares. Six identical balls are to be placed in these smaller squares such that each of the three rows gets atleast one ball (one ball in one square only). In how many different ways can this be done?
Q136. 2 men and 1 woman board a bus in which 5 seats are vacant. One of these five seats is reserved for ladies. A woman may or may not sit on the seat reserved for ladies but a man cannot sit on the seat reserved for ladies. In how many different ways can the five seats be occupied by these three passengers?
Q137. Read the information/statement given carefully and answer the QUESTION: In which of the following expressions does the expression 'D > A' does not hold true?
Q138. In a question paper, there are four multiple choice questions. Each question has five choices with only one choice for its correct answer. What is the total number of ways in which a candidate will not get all the four answers correct?
Q139. On a railway route between two places A and B, there are 10 stations on the way. If 4 new stations are to be added, how many types of new tickets will be requiFF0000 if each ticket is issued for a one way journey?
Q140. In the following question, a sentence has been given in Active/Passive Voice. Out of the options suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Passive/Active Voice: "e; They will have completed the work by the time we get there"e;.
Q141. The tiger ...........the deer
Q142. Read the following sentence carefully to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error if any, may be identified by the letters in brackets. If there is no error mention E: She shared (A) / all her secrets with (B) / Suman as they had been (C) / friends with childhood (D) / No Error (E)
Q143. Read the following sentence carefully to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error if any, may be identified by the letters in brackets. If there is no error mention E: She was allergic (A) / to some medicines (B) / and informed (C) / the doctor about it (D) / No Error (E)
Q144. Read the following sentence carefully to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error if any, may be identified by the letters in brackets. If there is no error mention E: He walked as faster (A) / as he could so that (B) / he would not (C) / miss the train to work. (D) / No Error (E)
Q145. Read the following sentence carefully to find out whether there is any grammatical or idiomatic error in it. The error if any, may be identified by the letters in brackets. If there is no error mention E: Progress is impossible (A) / without any change and those (B) / who cannot change their minds (C) / cannot change nothing (D) / No error (E)
Q146. Given below are a group of sentences which are improperly sequenced. Arrange them to proper order to make a meaningful paragraph and answer the question that follows: (A) So, the Sun retired behind a cloud and the Wind began to blow hard upon the traveller. (B) The Sun and the Wind were disputing who was stronger between them. (C) But the harder he blew the more closely the traveller wrapped his coat around him. (D) Then the sun came out and shone in all his glory upon the traveller, who soon found it too hot to walk with his coat on. (E) Suddenly they saw a traveller walking down the road, and the Sun said, "e;I see a way to settle our dispute"e;. (F) Whichever of us can cause the traveller below to take off his coat shall be regarded as the stronger one. From the above six sentences, which one should come SECOND ?
Q147. Comprehend the following statement"e; "e; India is chiefly an agricultural land. The cultivation of crops depends on a proper supply of water throughout the year. From olden times, large parts of our country have suffered from periods of too much rain, alternating with periods of drought.
Q148. In June 2015, Metro Rail Transport was inaugurated in .................district of Rajasthan.
Q149. In 2015, the Bangladesh Government honoured ............. for their liberation from Pakistan, in 1971.
Q150. During August/September 2015, where was the international conference of Chairman of International Parliaments held?
Q151. Of the following statements which one is true about computer viruses?
Q152. An internet diary or grouping of ongoing commentaries is known as a/an......
Q153. The value of C=AMAX1(-34.6,-67.2,-0.74E+03, -4.6)
Q154. A CD-RW allows you to .......
Q155. .......tags on goods enable the tracking of the goods electronically
Q156. The status bar displays the information about
Q157. IQ of a computer is
Q158. VAX 11 from DEC is a
Q159. Logical operator includes
Q160. Pre-made sheet formats like Simple, Classic, Accounting, Colorful etc, can be applied from



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