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Test No :63

Q1. In which year did the Battle of Marathon take place in ancient Greece?
Q2. Which ruler was the first to carry the title of Sultan?
Q3. Which Mughal emperor gifted land to the daughter of the third Sikh Guru Amar Das?
Q4. Which country is still ruled by a dynasty that goes back more than 2000 years?
Q5. In which year was Magna Carta (UK) originally issued?
Q6. Where was the first British colony in USA established?
Q7. In which battle was Admiral Nelson mortally wounded?
Q8. "The Gun Powder plot of 1605" was a failed assassination attempt to kill which monarch?
Q9. Which was the longest continuous military battle of WW II?
Q10. Who was the Maharaja of Kashmir at the time of Jammu and Kashmir accession to India?
Q11. How long did the Hundred Years War actually last?
Q12. Auschwitz was the most infamous concentration camp of the Nazis in Germany. But what was the first?
Q13. Who led the Chittagong armoury raid on April 18, 1830?
Q14. Which battle victory, over the Rajput Confederacy gave Babur overlordship of northern India?
Q15. Who was the first President of India's constituent Assembly?
Q16. On the banks of which present day river did Alexander the Great battle with King Porous.?
Q17. Who was the first Christian emperor of Rome?
Q18. Who stopped the southward march of Emperor Harsha on the banks of Narmada?
Q19. Battle of Dharmat was fought between.....
Q20. Which of the following battle is considered to be the beginning point of raise of Roman Empire?
Q21. KYOTO PROTOCOL is associated with
Q22. Who will decide whether a bill is "Money Bill" or not?
Q23. Which of the following countries is a member of G8?
Q24. Yoshihiko Noda was ona a visit to India. He is the present PM of ..
Q25. Pranab Mukherjee won the Presidential elections against ..
Q26. Ms Hillary Clinton who was on a state visit to India in May 2012 is the Secretary of State of ..
Q27. How many members are nominated by the President of India to the Rajya Sabha?
Q28. Which of the following Acts ensures that every child gets school education?
Q29. The sex ratio in India in 2011 is .
Q30. The population density of India as per the 2011 census is
Q31. National Rural Health Mission was launched in the year
Q32. Which of the following schemes has been launched for providing health services in rural areas?
Q33. Which of the following is the abbreviated name of the programme launched by the Govt. of India for developing desert areas?
Q34. Which one of the following is a Self Employment Programme for Educated Unemployed Youth?
Q35. Which of the following is an employment generating programme of Govt. of India?
Q36. Which section of the Indian Penal Code prohibits the publishing of the name of a rape victim in order to protect the family's social interests?
Q37. Maastricht Treaty is related to which of the following issues?
Q38. As per the 2001 census the urban-rural population ratio is about
Q39. As per the 2001 census which state of India is having the highest urban population?
Q40. Chairman of the "Island Development Authority of India" is
Q41. What distinguishes "economic growth" from "economic development" is that the latter implies
Q42. ASSERTION {A}: Fiscal deficit is greater than budgetary deficit. REASON {R}: Fiscal deficit is the borrowing from the Reserve Bank of India plus other liabilities of the Government to meet its expenditure.
Q43. The national income of a nation is the
Q44. Persons below the poverty line in India are classified as such based on whether
Q45. Which one of the following statements about the levying, collection and distribution of income tax is correct?
Q46. The population of a variety of tiny bush in an experimental field increased by 10% in the first year, by 8% in the second year, but declined by 10% in the third year. If the present number bushed in the experimental field is 26730, then the number of variety of bushed in the beginning was..........
Q47. Ramya scored 56 marks in Hindi, 42 marks in Science, 63 marks in Maths, 94 marks in Social Science and 61 marks in English. The maximum marks of each subject is 110. How much approximate percentage of marks did she get?
Q48. A man walks from his house to the Railway station to catch a train, which is running as per schedule. If he walks at 6 km/hr, he misses the train by 9 minutes. However, if he walks at 7 km/hr, he reaches the station 6 minutes before the departure of the train. The distance of his home to the Railway Station is ......
Q49. Raghu bought 25 Kg of rice at Rs.6 per kg and 35 Kg of rice at Rs.7 per kg. He mixed the two and sold the mixture at the rate of Rs.6.75 per Kg. What was his gain or loss in the transaction?
Q50. Sanjay borrowed a certain sum from Anil at a certain rate of simple interest for 2 years. He lent this sum to Ram at the same rate of interest compounded annually for the same period. At the end of two years, he received Rs.4200/- as compound interest bu paid Rs.4000/- only as simple interest. Find the rate of interest.
Q51. Hemophilia, a human disease, is caused by
Q52. A colour-blind man is married to a normal-visioned woman whose parents also had normal vision. What proportion of their children is likely to be colour-blind?
Q53. Sickle-cell anaemia, is caused by
Q54. A person with which one of the following blood group is considered a universal donor?
Q55. A person with blood group AB is sometimes called a universal recipient because of
Q56. Phenylketonuria is a human disease. A person affected by the disease suffers from
Q57. A child was found to be perfectly normal at birth. A few years later, however, his parents noticed that his activities were sluggish. He was, therefore, taken to a clinic where the doctor diagnosed him mentally retarded. What do you think he was suffering from?
Q58. Which of the following fungi has been extensively used for genetical studies?
Q59. The fungus, Puccinia graminis, causes a serious plant disease. Which of the following crops is affected by it?
Q60. Lathyrism, a human disease causing paralysis of the lower limbs, is caused by
Q61. Quinine, the drug for malaria, is obtained from a plant. What part of the plant yields the drug?
Q62. Which of the following is a substance abundantly available in the sea and administered in a certain deficiency disease?
Q63. A preparation of living or killed micro-organisms or viruses used in the prevention of diseases through immunization is called
Q64. The body loses a huge amount of water when a person suffers from severe diarrhoea. This acute water loss can be made good by
Q65. Triple vaccine is administered to a new born child to immunize it against
Q66. Following replacement of breast feeding by less nutritive food, low in proteins and calories, infants below the age of one year suffer from
Q67. Where polished rice is the main cereal in their diet, people suffer from
Q68. Children, who receive very little sunshine suffer from
Q69. People who consume maize as the main cereal in their diet are prone to
Q70. Fat persons are less healthy and have a shorter life expectancy. because
Q71. Pick the incorrect statement related to the relative strengths of bond:
Q72. Consider the Assertion and Reason given below and pick the correct answer: Assertion:All halogens are colou;red. Reason: Visible light is absorbed by halogens resulting in excitation of outermost electron to higher energy levels.
Q73. An ice cube floats on the surface of water which fills a tumbler up to its brim. What will happen when the ice cube melts?
Q74. Is it possible for a rocket to escape from earth if its initial speed is less than 11.2 Kms/s?
Q75. To which of the following the "Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle" can be applied to:
Q76. Arrange the following colours in the increasing order of their wave-length: 1. Blue 2.Red 3.Yellow 4.Green
Q77. The atom of the element that does not have any neutron in its nucleus is....
Q78. What is the vapour pressure?
Q79. The process of change of state of water from solid directly into vapour is known as ......................
Q80. What will happen if the temperature of water is lowered from 8 degree to 3 degree C?
Q81. What is the speed at which a space vehicle has to travel to escape earth's gravitational pull?
Q82. What, when applied to snow or ice lowers the melting point of the mixture?
Q83. Who evolved the concept of relationship between mass and energy?
Q84. Who was the first to get Physics Nobel Prize?
Q85. Which physical phenomenon is attributed to the tendency of a liquid drop to assume spherical shape?
Q86. The dimples in a golf ball are meant to....?
Q87. In electronics, the two terminal electronic component that conducts electrict current in only one direction is called a .....
Q88. What is the antiparticle or the antimatter counterpart of the electron called?
Q89. Who is credited with the "wave theory of light"?
Q90. Which colour shows the maximum deviation when white light is passed through a prism?
Q91. On a map, rainfall is indicated by ........
Q92. Which of the following rivers has a 'bird's foot' delta?
Q93. Tea, Coffee and temperate fruit plantations can be cultivated in regions with..........soil.
Q94. Which one of the following statements is NOT CORRECT?
Q95. Large limestone caves formed by solution due to underground water is known as ..........
Q96. River Luni drains into
Q97. The amount and intensity of monsoon rains in India are affected by............
Q98. Idaho is the biggest batholiths .. Igneous.. Rocks, are found in which country?
Q99. Soil leaching (loss of mineral or organic solutes due to percolation) is a great threat in .....
Q100. Which of the following are believed to be older than the Himalayas: A} Brahmaputra B} Ganga C}Sutlej D} Indus
Q101. 28 Cortes is the parliament of which country?
Q102. Name the currency of Bangladesh?
Q103. Jute cultivation has shown a decline in India in the recent past due to...... a)sick jute industry b)availability of alternative packing materials c)low prices for Jute d) competition from other crops
Q104. The next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) will held in which year and country?
Q105. The next Asian Games in 2014 will be held at........
Q106. Paper was invented by which country?
Q107. Which country is the largest producer of Mercury?
Q108. "Champion of women's rights, a Zamindar (land lord) who petitioned to the government to fix a ceiling on the amount the peasant could be asked to pay to the land owner, a Brahmin who was a critic of the excesses of the Caste system, dreamt of freedom for India and advocated for a constitutional agitation as a method to attain the same". Whom are we talking about?
Q109. Which state of India became the first to fully privatise its power distribution?
Q110. "Gaucho" are nomads and belong to......
Q111. With which country India signed the "Mahakali Treaty"?
Q112. "Mahavamsa" is .....
Q113. When was Bombay bifurcated as Maharashtra and Gujarat?
Q114. "He was the founder of a national press, paper and a gymnasium. In 1867, he started the "Hindu Mela" which stimulated the patriotism in Bengal".Whom are we talking about?
Q115. From among the Indo Aryan vernaculars devotional bhakti first appeared in which of them?
Q116. The 'Kanqah) (hospice) was the centre of Sufi Pir's activity. In India, the first leading Khanqah was established at ......
Q117. "He was careful (Like Augustus) to avoid the appearance of power and he claimed to be nor more than the just among equals. Whom are we talking about?
Q118. Which of the following Greek who visited India and wrote "Indica"
Q119. In one of these aspects, Buddhism and Jainism differed. Which one of them?
Q120. The Harappans are believed to have used
Q121. Among the following, which are units of distance? 1. Metre 2.Light Year 3. Astronomical Unit 4.Angstrom
Q122. Which of the following tribal groups and states are correctly matched? 1. Gujjars - Himachal Pradesh 2.Uralis - Andhra Pradesh 3. Baiga - Tamilnadu 4. Munda - Bihar
Q123. At which place, world's first "Computarium", an interactive museum to make children computer literate is established at.....
Q124. Who is the first educated Indian to cross the seas and visit England representing the Mughal Emperor?
Q125. The 2012 Olympic Games will be held at..........
Q126. Who among the following was known as "Man of Destiny"?
Q127. Which of these states was the first to set up "Lok Adalats"?
Q128. Which of these places did not become an important centre of Shurawardy's activities?
Q129. The Indian Railway system was developed by theBritish in such a way to connect
Q130. Who is the first British Prime Minister to visit India?
Q131. Which country is the largest producer of Zinc?
Q132. During the ancient and partly in the medieval period, the largest ships found around Indians coasts were that of..........
Q133. According to the traditional literary texts, the number of "mahajanapadas" was .......
Q134. Which country's Parliament is known as "Diet"?
Q135. How many meaningful English words can be formed from the letters "ACER" using each letter only once in each word?
Q136. Find out the number that would replace the question mark (?): 3, 8, 11, 30, 49, ?
Q137. The question is based on the following five three digit numbers: 485, 754, 849, 375, and 754. If the positions of the second and the third digits in each number are interchanged, which of the following will be the difference between the highest and the lowest number thus formed?
Q138. In a certain code language 'RISE' is written as '8419' and 'MEAL' is written as '5927'. How is RAIL written in that code?
Q139. In a certain code "RELATED" is written as EFUBKDQ. How is 'RETAINS" written in that code?
Q140. I ........a car to be absolutely necessary these days
Q141. The owner dispensed .......the services of his driver.
Q142. The thief broke open the house and ran away with a huge .......
Q143. He appeared to be ........about his interview
Q144. English is studied as a Tamilnadu
Q145. Because he believes in democratic principles, he always
Q146. Fill the blank with proper collective noun: "e;Police have arrested a ......of thieves"e;
Q147. The chief wanted to know .......done the job.
Q148. In March 2015, which popular country's past Head of Government expired?
Q149. In April 2015, which country joined the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?
Q150. ""Fortune"", the American Magazine, in April 2015, published its list of world's top personalities, in which Indian Prime Minister was placed in the position.
Q151. A database management system (DBMS) is a .........
Q152. Pick the valid Supervisor or Operator Workstation commands......
Q153. Expand TSO
Q154. A number in the binary system is converted to its equivalent octal system by partitioning the binary number into
Q155. better for internet working
Q156. HTML stands for .........
Q157. Which menu is selected cut, copy and paste?
Q158. In a flow chart pentagonal shaped box is used for ......... 1. Off-page connector symbol 2.Connection Symbol 3. Module Symbol 4. Modification Symbol. Of these four statements, how many are correct?
Q159. The symbols 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,A,B,C,D,E,F belongs to......system.
Q160. .... is the device used for storage to compensate the differences in the flow of data.



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