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Set-14 Previous Year Questions

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1.In pursuance of the directions of the Supreme Court in the Mandal Commission case, the Parliament enacted the National Commission for Backward Classes Act, 1993. Which one of the following is not a function of the NCBC?
1. To hear complaints of under-inclusion of any backward class
2. To hear complaints of over-inclusion of any backward class
3. To identify the creamy layer among the backward
4. To examine requests for inclusion of a class of citizens as a backward class

Ans:3

2. Which of the following features does not belong to a federal government?
1. State Government are agents of the Central Government.
2. Both Central and State Governments derive powers from the Constitution.
3. Both Central and State Governments have co-ordinate status.
4. The government has two distinct levels State Governm-ent and Central Government.

Ans:3

3. Who is present Union Minister of Food Processing Industries in Union cabinet?
1. Hukmdev Narayan Yadav
2. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi
3. Giriraj Singh
4. Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Ans:4

4. Who was chosen for the prestigious Jnanpith Award for 2017?
1. Kedarnath Singh
2. Pratibha Ray
3. Krishna Sobti
4. Ravuri Bharadhwaja

Ans:3

5. Who was appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Infosys on 02Jan, 2018 ?
1. S.D. Shibulal
2. Salil Parekh
3. Vishal Sikka
4. N.R. Narayana Murthy

Ans:2

6. Who has topped the Forbes annual list of Most Powerful Women 2017 in the world?
1. Theresa May
2. Angela Merkel
3. Shreyl Sandberg
4. Melinda Gates

Ans:2

7. Who was unanimously elected as Speaker of the 16th Lok Sabha on 6th June, 2014?
1. Manohar Joshi
2. Meira Kumar
3. Kamal Nath
4. Sumitra Mahajan

Ans:4

8. National Science Day is observed on
1. 27th February
2. 28th February
3. 1st March
4. 26th February

Ans:2

9. What is the Capital city of Cyprus?
1. Phahos
2. Nicosia
3. Santiago
4. Bridgetown

Ans:2

10. Name the city which on 7th April, 2014 received its first passenger train.
1. Dispur, the capital of Assam
2. Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram
3. Agartala, the capital of Tripura
4. Itanagar, the capital of Arunachal Pradesh

Ans:4

11. How many nations were participated in XX Commonwealth Games?
1. 61
2. 51
3. 41
4. 71

Ans:4

12. A field in the shape of a rhombus has the distances between pairs of opposite vertices as 14m and 48m. What is the cost of fencing the field At 20 per meter (in rupees)?
1. 2,000
2. 2,500
3. 1,800
4. 1,500

Ans:1

13. Who is awarded for best perofrmance in a negative role in 15th IIFA Awards?
1. Anupam Kher (Special 26)
2. Boman Irani (Don-2)
3. None of these
4. Jim Sarbh (Neerja)

Ans:4

14. The first Republic day of India was celebrated on 26th January, 1950. It was
1. Tuesday.
2. Thursday
3. Friday
4. Monday

Ans:2

15. Assertion (A) : The Indian Constitution closely follows the British Parliamentary model.
Reason (R) : In India, the Upper House of the Parliament has judicial powers.
Code :
1. Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).
2. (A) is true, but (R) is false.
3. (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

Ans:2

16. The failure of light to travel strictly in a straight line is known as
1. polarisation
2. refraction
3. diffraction
4. dispersion

Ans:2

17.Casein contained in milk is
1. Fat
2. Carbohydrates
3. Protein
4. None of the above

Ans:3

18.Department of pharmaceuticals comes under which of these ministries?
1. Ministry of Health
2. Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers
3. Ministry of Food Processing
4. Ministry of Consumer Affairs

Ans:2

19.Aim of operation black board is
1. providing education to urban slum dwellers
2. providing primary education in educationally backward areas
3. opening new schools for female child
4. providing adult literacy

Ans:2

20.Which of the following is a water borne disease?
1. Tuberculosis
2. Cholera
3. Influenza
4. Malaria

Ans:2