Saturday, May 20, 2017

World Geography

1.Within the transporting medium, transport can occur by
suspension solution and traction solution All of the above

2.The hot, dry wind on the east or leeward side of the Rocky mountains (North America) is called
the Chinook the Sirocco the Harmattan the Loo

3.The islands of Seychelles are located in the
Arctic Ocean Atlantic Ocean Indian Ocean Pacific Ocean

4.The highest sand dunes are found is
the Sahara desert the Atacama desert the Kalahari desert the Gobi desert

5.The greatest variety of animal and plant species is fund in
temperate grasslands tropical moist forests tundra regions in hot deserts

Friday, May 19, 2017

Indian Politics

1.The phrase 'bicameral legislature' means
a single assembly an elected legislature a legislature consisting of a lower and an upper chamber parliamentary system of government

2.The power of Supreme Court of India to decide the dispute between the centre and states falls under its
advisory jurisdiction appellate jurisdiction original jurisdiction constitutional jurisdiction

3.The oath of office is administered to the Governor by the
chief justice of India president chief justice of high court speaker of legislative assembly

4.The nature of the anti-Imperialist struggle was
always peaceful and constitutional initially constitutional and by large non-violent based on continuous armed resistance largely supported by foreign powers

5.The preamble to our constitution provided that India is
a sovereign, socialist and democratic republic a sovereign, socialist, secular and democratic republic a sovereign republic with a socialist pattern of society a socialist, secular and democratic republic

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Indian Geography

1. The Shimla Convention is an agreement that sets
Shimla as a tourist spot Shimla as the capital of Himachal Pradesh boundary between India and Tibet None of the above

2.Which of the following events took place in the Cenozoic era?
Formation of the rockies, India collides with Asia and the formation of the Himalayas and the Alps Formation of the Appalachians and central European mountains Splitting of India from Antarctic Breaking up of Pangaea

3.The mountain building in Himalayas began
about 45 million years ago when the continental plates of India and Eurasia converged on each other both (a) and (b) None of the above

4.The outer Himalayas lie between
the lease Himalayas and the Indo Gangetic plain the foot hills and the Indo Gangetic plain the greater Himalayas and the lesser Himalayas Indo-Gangetic plains and the peninsula

5.The oldest oil refinery in India is at
Digboi, Assam Haldia, near Kolkata Koyali, near Baroda Noonmati, Assam

Friday, May 12, 2017

General Science - Nuclear Science

1.The isotope of uranium capable of sustaining chain reaction is
U-235 U-245 U-239 U-238

2.The age of most ancient geological formations is estimated by
Ra - Si method Potassium - argon method C14 method Uranium - lead method

3.The dark lines in the solar spectrum are due to
absorption of corresponding wavelengths by the outer layers of the sun 
destructive interference between waves of certain definite wavelengths 
absorption of corresponding wavelengths by the prism used in the photograph 
absence of corresponding wavelengths from the light emitted by the core of the sun

4.In an atomic nucleus, neutrons and protons are held together by
gravitational forces exchange forces coulombic forces magnetic forces

5. Nuclear fission is caused by the impact of
neutron proton deuteron electron

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Honours and Awards

1.Which of the following awards was conferred upon Smt. Aruna Asaf Ali for her role in the welfare of adult and women?
Tagore Literacy Award UNSECO Literacy Award Moorti Devi Award Kalinga Prize

2.Tansen Samman has been instituted by the Government of?
Gujarat Maharashtra Uttar Pradesh Madhya Pradesh

3.The only Indian to win the Nobel prize in physics is
Dr. J.C. Bose Dr. C. V. Raman Dr. Vickram Sarabhai Dr. H. J. Bhabha

4.The first black American to win the Nobel Prize for literature is
Aurthe Ashe Martin Luther King Toni Morrison Nelson Mandela

5.Kalinga Award was instituted by
UNESCO for exceptional contribution of efforts to popularise science 
Indian Military. 
Jnanpith, a cultural literacy society for encouraging creative writing in modern languages 
Indian Adult Education Association for outstanding contribution of adult literacy in India