Sales Assistant Previous Question Paper ,Category Number = 540/ 2011

Category Number = 540/ 2011
Post = Sales Assistant
Exam date = 09-02-2013                    

1. Which one is associated with conservation of nature
Answer : IUCN

2. Which one is not an excretory organ
(Uterus, Liver, Lungs, Kidney)
Answer : Lungs

3. What is the main content of Bio gas
Answer : Methane

4. Who invented Electric Bulb
Answer : Thomas Alva Edison

5. Potassium is kept in
Answer : Kerosene

6. The smallest bone of human body is
Answer : Stapes

7. Father of Indian White Revolution
Answer : Dr. Varghese Kuriyan

8. Cause of Malaria is a
Answer : Protozoa

9. The  metal contained in hemoglobin
Answer : Iron

10. The lightest metal is
Answer : Lithium

11. Deepika Kumari is associated with
Answer : Archery

12. Which Indian film star was recently conferred Honorary Doctorate by Bedfordshire University in UK
Answer : Shah Rukh Khan

13. Author of the book "The Casual Vacancy"
Answer : J.K.Rowling

14. Name of the famous Astronaut who passed away on August 25th, 2012
Answer : Neil Armstrong

15. Winner of Bharath Ratna Award 2008
Answer : Pandit Bhimsen Joshi

16. Who inaugurated the Emerging Kerala 2012, the Global Investors meet held at Kochi
Answer : Dr.Manmohan Singh

17. Kudamkulam Nuclear Power Project is situated in
Answer : Tamilnadu

18. Who has been appointed as the Managing Director of Kochi Metro recently
Answer : Elias George

19. Which type of tax is implemented by the Eu countries over flight charges with effect from 01-01-2012
Answer : Carbon Tax

20. The 34th National Game- 2011 was held at
Answer : Jharkhand

21. The Kaziranga National Park is located at
Answer : Assam

22. The place where the National Remote Sensing Center (NRSC) is located
Answer : Hyderabad

23. The country that shares longest land frontier with India
Answer : Bangladesh

24. The highest water fall in India, Jog Falls is on the river
Answer : Sharavathi

25. Which among the following is a Hill Station (Madurai, Indoor, Amritsar, Darjeeling)
Answer : Darjeeling

26. The confluence of River Bhagirathi and River Alakananda is at
Answer : Devaprayag

27. Most populous state in India is
Answer : Uttar Pradesh

28. The soil formed due to intense leaching in areas of high temperature and rainfall
Answer : Literate Soil

29. The National fruit of India is
Answer : Mango

30. The most urbanized district in Kerala
Answer : Eranakulam

31. Who started Samathva Samajam
Answer : Vaikunda Swamikal

32. Which one is not a work of Sree Narayanana Guru
(Atmopadesha Satakam, Nirvriti Panchakam, Darshanamala, Vedadikara Nirupanam)
Answer : Vedadikara Nirupanam

33. Chattampi Swamikal attained Samadhi at
Answer : Panmana

34. A daily published by Swami Vagbhadananda
Answer : Abhinava Keralam

35. St.Thomas arrived Kerala in
Answer : 52 AD

36. The only and major fresh water lake in Kerala is at
Answer : Sasthamkotta

37. Who is known as "Pulayaraja"
Answer : Ayyankali

38. Who founded "Vidhya Poshini Sabha"
Answer : Sahodharan Ayyappan

39. The pattern for the organization of NSS was evolved from
Answer : Servants of India Society

40. Monthly published by Vakkam Abdul Khadir Maulavi
Answer : Al Islam

41. According to the Constitution of India, India is a____
Answer : Union of States

42. The Constitutional Amendment Act which deleted the "Right to Property" from Fundamental Right is
Answer : 44th Amendment

43. The state having maximum number of representation in the Rajya Sabha is
Answer : Uttar Pradesh

44. In India money bills can be introduced in
Answer : Lok Sabha only

45. Which schedule of Indian Constitution deals with the administration of Scheduled Areas and Scheduled Tribes
Answer : Schedule 5

46. Which Article of Indian Constitution gurantees equality in matters of employment in Government offices
Answer : Article 16

47. In India "Equal Pay for Equal Work" is a
Answer : Directive Principles of State Policies

48. Which Article deals with the "Right to Education"
Answer : Article 21 A

49. The Writ issued by the court when it finds that a particular office holder is not doing legal duty and thereby infringing the right of an individual is
Answer : Mandamus

50. The Chief Election Commissioner is appointed for a six year tearm or continue till the age of
Answer : 65

51. HTTPS stands for
Answer : Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure

52. 1 MB stands for
Answer : 1024 Bytes

53. Two main components of the CPU
Answer : Control unit and ALU

54. Virus that travel from computer to computer to spread their infection
Answer : Comp Virus

55. Which one is not a harmful for computer
(Spyware, Cookies, Virus, Malware)
Answer : Cookies

56. Full form of Wi-Fi
Answer : Wireless Fidelity

57. The inventor of the World Wide web
Answer : Tim Berners Lee

58. ___ is a virtual network of libraries of different academic institutions

59. EBCIDIC stands for
Answer : Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code

60. India passed the IT Act 2000 and notified it for effectiveness on
Answer : 17 October 2000

61.The number of soldiers killed in the war ___ not large
(was, were, be, is)
Answer : is

62. He would get the job if he ___
(try, tried, will try, would try)
Answer : tried

63. Everyone stood up,____
Answer : Didn't they?

64. I ___ playing tennis with Sania for a week now
(play, played, have been)
Answer : have been

65. The violence in the planet __ Maruthi's net profit by 5.41%
(mark, push in, boost, dip)
Answer : dip

66. He takes pride __ his son
(of, in, about, for)
Answer : in

67. Which one is the most informal request
A. Could you close the door please?
B. Do you mind closing the door?
C. Can you close the door?
D. Would you mind closing the door please?
Answer : Can you close the door?

68.Passive form of 'Release the prisoners'
A. The prisoner may be released
B. The prisoner can be released
C. Let the prisoner be released
D. The prisoner will be released
Answer : Let the prisoner be released

69. Antonym of the word "Critical"
Answer : Unimportant

70. Which of the following is identical in meaning of the sentence "Raju finished his work and then he left home"
A. Finishing his work Raju left home
B. Having finished his work Raju left home
C. Having left home Raju finished his work
D. None of this
Answer : Having finished his work Raju left home

71. Find the number if it is decreased to 25 1/2% gives 153?
(600, 501, 595, 613)
Answer : 600

72. A hall 25 meter long and 15 meter board is surrounded by a varanda of uniform width of 2.5 meter. The cost of flooring the varanda at the rate of Rs. 4/- per square meter is?
(600, 800, 900, 1000)
Answer : 900

73. A man sold an article for Rs 450 at a loss of 10%. At what price should it be sold to earn a profit of 10%?
(500, 460, 470, 550)
Answer : 550

74. Arjun complete a work in 35 days as Biju complete the same work in 45 days. If they complete it together and get a payment of Rs. 3200/-. What is Biju's share?
(1300, 1800, 1400, 1450)
Answer : 1400

75. The ratio of milk and water in a mixture is 4:3. If 14 liters of water is added to the mixture, the ratio of milk and water become 3:4. Then the quality of milk in the mixture is?
(24, 18, 12, 14)
Answer : 24

76. If a=$$\sqrt {2}+1$$ and b=$$\displaystyle\ frac{3}{\sqrt{2}+1}$$,Then the value of $$\frac{a^3 - a^3}{a^2 + b^2+ab}$$ is A] $$2\sqrt{2}$$ = __
a.  $$2\sqrt{2}$$
b. 2
c. 0
d. $$\sqrt{2} - 1$$
Answer : 2

77. The average of odd numbers upto 50 is?
Answer : 25                

78. A car is moving with a speed of 72km/hr. How many meters will it cover in 15 minutes
Answer : 18000

79. The total number of prime facters in $$6^2*16^{15} * 21 {12} $$ are
Answer : 112

80. At simple interest, in how many years will a Sum of money doubled itself at 12% per annum
Answer : 8 years 4 months

81. A father is twice as old as his son. 20 years ago, the age of the father was 12 times the age of the son. The present age of the son is
Answer : 22 years

82. Choose the correct alternative :- Dog:Bark :: Goat: ___
Answer : Bleat

83. Choose out the odd one (Inch, Foot, Yard, Quart)
Answer : Quart

84. A man goes 10 meter due North and then 30 meter due East. His distance from the Starting Place is
Answer : $$10\sqrt{10} m$$

85. The year next to 1990 having the same calender as that of 1990 is
Answer : 2001

86. If + means /, - means ×, / means + and × means -, Then 36×12+4/6+2-3 = ---------
Answer : 42

87. In a certain code, COMPUTER is written as RFUVQNPC. How is MEDICINE written in the same code

88. Arrange the given words in a meaningful sequence
1. District, 2. Village, 3. State, 4. Town
Answer : 2,4,1,3

89. Which is the number that is equal to the cube of the sum of its digits?
Answer : 4913

90. A train 110 meter in length runs through a station at the rate of 36km/hr. How long will it take to pass a given point
Answer : 11 second                      

91. സ്വർണ്ണം എന്നർത്ഥം വരാത്ത പദം ഏതാണ്?
(കനകം, ഹിരണ്യം, ദിവം, ഹേമം)

92. ; ഈ ചിഹ്നത്തിന്റെ പേരെന്ത്?

93. താഴെ പറയുന്നതിൽ വിശേഷണ പദം ഏത്?
(ആന, കറുത്ത, പാൽ, ഓടി)

94. പ്രതിഗ്രാഹിക വിഭക്തിക്കു ഉദാഹരണം?
(ബാലനെ, ബാലന്റെ, ബാലനിൽ, ബാലൻ)

95. പണി + പുര = പണിപ്പുര, ഏതു സന്ധി?
ദ്വിത്വ സന്ധി