Secretariat Assistant 2013 previous Question paper - 09

1. India is called a tropical country mainly on account of its ?

2. The marshy and forested land in northern part of Utter Pradesh is ?

3. Which river is called a river between two mountains ?

4. Which state is known as the agricultural epitome of India ?

5. Which region of India has a larger female population than the male population ?

6. The first propounder of the Doctrine of Passive Resistance ?

7. In which Five Year Plan University Grants Commission was set up for promoting and strengthening higher education ?

8. The father of Renaissance of Western India ?

9. The longest river in Peninsular India ?

10. The largest producer of rice in India ?

11. The national animal of Kerala ?

12. The Southern most river in Kerala ?

13. The largest National Park in Kerala ?

14. The first dam in Kerala ?

15. The most populated district in Kerala as per 2001 census ?

16. Chattambi Swamikal was born in the year ?

17. The "Savarna Jatha" to support the Vaikom Satyagraha was organised by ?

18. "Vivekodayam" magazine was published by ?

19. "Atma Vidhya Sangam" was founded by ?

20. In Travancore, The Temple Entry Proclamation was made in ?

21. The constitution describes India as a __ ?

22. The authority/body competent to determine the conditions of citizenship in India ?

23. From which Constitution India borrowed the idea of Directive Principles of State Policy ?

24. Who was the Chairman of the Constitution Assembly of India ?

25. Power of the judiciary to declare a law invalid on Constitutional ground is called ?

26. Status of Union Public Service Commission is ?

27. Chairman of the National Human rights commission is appointed by ?

28. Money Bill of the Union Government is first introduced in ?

29. Which Amendment Act incorporated the Right to Education into the list of Fundamental Rights in India ?

30. First Chairperson of the National Commission for Women ?

31. The Chief Minister of Uttarakhand ?

32. President of France ?

33. The Booker Prize winner of 2012 ?

34. ICC T20 World Cup winner of 2012 is ?

35. Who won the women's 100 meter Gold in 2012 London Olympics ?

36. God's particle is the pseudonym of ?

37. The 59th National Film Award for Best Director was won by ?

38. Which rocket was launched by ISRO during it's 100th mission?

39. Winner of 2012 Nobel Peace Prize ?

40. The Minister for Cooperation in Kerala is ?

41. Which lamp has the highest energy efficiency ?

42. Yellow is a combination of ___ primary colours ?

43. Diverging lens produces __ type of images ?

44. The process used to produce ammonia is ?

45. The non-metal which exists in liquid state at room temperature is ?

46. 2007 Nobel prize for Chemistry was awarded to ?

47. The 5th state of matter is ?

48. Speed of Blue colour light in vacuum is ?

49. Which fuel has the highest calorific value ?

50. In which direction does Rainbow appear in the morning ?

51. He stayed at home yesterday because he __ a bad cold (was, has,had) ?

52. Look me ___ when you are in India next year ( down, in, over) ?

53. I am extremely sorry I can't talk to you now, I am ___ (behind the time, without time, pressed for time) ?

54. Hundred rupees __ enough for the taxi fare (is, are, has) ?

55. Which part of the sentence is the mistake- He / has delivered/ a best speech/ on the topic ?

56. Which part of the sentence is the mistake-I received/ a check for one lakh rupees/ as advance/ for my book ?

57. Passive voice form of : This shop sells non-fiction books ?

58. Report : "Is your book on Shakespeare", he asked her ?

59. Chocolate cake contains a _______ amount of calorie (high, big, large) ?

60. Within a short period of time, he reached the ______ of his career (pinnacle, climax, acme)?

61. When a key is pressed on the keyboard, which standard is used for converting the keystroke into corresponding bits?

62. Software, such as Explorer and Firefox, are referred to as ____ ?

63.Scanner i not an _____ device ?

64. Which technology is used in Compact disks ?

65. The programs which are as permanent as hardware and stored in ROM is known as ?

66. Which access method is used for obtaining a record from a cassette tape?

67. ASCII means ?

68. Which of the following identifies a specific web page and it's computer on the web (web site address, URL, Domain name) ?

69. An optical Input device that interprets pencil marks on paper media is ?

70. Information Technology Act was enacted on ?

71. Which number is divisible by 24 (15824, 14824, 13824) ?

72. If a/4=b/5=c/7, then a+b+c/a= __ (4,5,6,7) ?

73. A student multiplied a number by 4/5 instead of 5/4. The percentage error is (45%, 36%, 64%) ?

74. The number of marble slabs of size 25cm × 25 cm required to pave the floor of a square room of side 10 metres is (1600,2000,2500) ?

75. 40% of a number is added to 120, then the result is double of the number, what is the number (100, 240, 150, 75) ?

76. A and B can do a work in 10 days, B and C can do it in 12 days, C and A can do it in 15 days. If A,B and C work together, they will complete the work in (15 days, 8 days, 10 days) ?

77. The price of a table and a chair in the ratio of 4:1, The cost of 2 tables and 8 chair is Rs 400, the cost of a table is ?

78. The ratio of men and women in a polling booth is 4:5, if there were 120 women more than that of men, The number of voters in the booth were (600, 1080, 1000) ?

79. A train of length 150 meters took 8 seconds to cross a bridge length250 meters. Time taken by the train to cross a telephone post is (2 second , 3 second, 5 second) ?

80. The difference between compound interest and simple interest for an amount in 2 years is Rs 32. If The rate of interest is 8%. The amount is(10000, 1000, 5000) ?

81. 2, 7, 17, 32, 52, 77, ___ ?

82. PRT, __, BDF, HJL, NPR ?

83. SUNDAY is coded as USDNYA. How could CREATION be written in that code ?

84. Which has the same type of relationship as "Chemistry and Science" ?

85. Identify the odd man out (14, 55, 49, 63) ?

86. A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting in six chairs regularly placed around a round table. It is observed that A is between D and F, C is opposite to D, D and E are not on neighboring chairs, which one is true (A is opposite to B, D is opposite to E, B and E are neighbors) ?

87. Introducing a man, a women said "His wife is the only daughter of my father". How is that man related to woman ?

88. Facing South A start his journey and make trunning towards the left and right in the sequence given below, which sequence lead A to a direction than the South (a.left,left,right,left,left,right b,left, right, left, right,left,right c, right, right, right, left, left, left ) ?

89. Some boys are standing in a queue, if the tenth boy from behind is 5 behind the 12th boy from the front, how many are there in queue ?

90. A cyclist goes 40km towards East then turning to Right be goes 40 km. Again turn to his left and goes 20 km. After this he turns to his left and goes 40 km then again turns right and goes 10 km. How far is he from his starting point ?

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