Marking a major breakthrough in the green energy revolution in the country. The country’s first grid connected solar power project launched in

The book 'The Idea of Justice’ is written by

India’s first Greenfield merchant airport to be set up as a joint venture with Changi Airports International (CAI) of Singapore will be in

Recently France opened its first military base “peace camp” after 50 years. In which country

Five countries have joined the UN Security Council to work as new non-permanent members for two

years.Which one is not among them

Geeta Mukherjee Committee is related to which of the following

First women to receive economic prize

India has signed a $397 million deal with which country to modernize its aging transport aircraft fleet

The mascot of FIFA 2010 World cup?

Consider the following substances:

1. Gastrin 2. Pepsin

3. Secretin 4. Trypsin

Which of these are hormones?

Which of the following country's navy recently took the delivery of the first indigenously designed and developed guided missile destroyer Jamaran?

which of the following is called the "Happiness Hormone"?

India becomes the first country in Asia to have an UNESCO Category-I institute, which will be Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development.it is named after

Green Dam Youth Escort , a web surfing filtering software developed by which country

As per the Separation Plan under the Indo-US civil nuclear deal, India has decided to permanently shut down which reactor

Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) is a multidisciplinary organisation to investigate serious financial frauds in corporate sector. Based on which committee report


The 2009 World Food Prize has been awarded to

In how many way 3 girls and 3 boys can be seated around a table such that no girls sits opposite to another?

Who is the Saka king responsible for important irrigation works in Saurashtra?

Which country’s Constitution mandates that a Neutral non-political government shall be in Place three months before a general election?

The first country-wide agricultural census was taken in India in the year

Who authored the book ‘Indian Social reformer’?

Which of the following states an boast of important deposits of copper, lead, and zinc ores together?

Which one of the following types of silk is being produced extensively in South India?

A technique used for DNA probing is called:

Consider the following statements:

1)In 1949, JVP Committee formally accepted language as the basis for Reorganization of states.

2)Fazl Ali headed the states Reorganization commission with K.M. Panikar and H.N. Kunzru is the members.

In December 11, 1946, who was elected as Vice President of the Constituent Assembly.

Match the following:


A) Free legal Aid to poor 1) 44

B) Self government 2) 43A

C) Common Civil Code 3) 39A

D) Worker participation in management 4) 40

Three pipes A,B and C can fill a tank in 6 minutes, 8 minutes and 12 minutes respectively. The pipe C is closed 6 minutes before the tank is filled. In what time will the tank be full?

An express train runs at an average speed of 100 km/h, stopping for 3 minutes after 75 km. A local train runs at a speed of 50 km/h stopping for 2 minute after every 25 km. If the trains began running at the same time, how many kilometers did the local train run in the time it took the express train to run 600 km?

During a journey of 80 km a train covers first 60 km with a speed of 40 km/h and completes the remaining distance with a speed of 20 km/h. What is the average speed of the train during the whole journey?

Given that 24 carat gold is pure gold, 18 carat gold is 3/4 gold and 20 carat gold is 5/6 gold, the ratio of the pure gold in 18 carat gold to the pure gold in 20 carat gold is:

Worldwide children’s medical charity, presented the Universal Smile Award to

Andaman and Nicobar Islands will get its first Biological Park at

The third regional Mini-Pravasi Bharatiya Divas titled was held in

World book capital of 2009

A rectangular floor is fully covered with square tiles of identical size. The tiles on the edges are white and the tiles in the interior are red. The number of white tiles is the same as the number of red tiles. A possible value of the number of tiles along one edge of the floor is

The product of all integers from 1 to 100 will have the following numbers of zeros at the end

A young girl counted in the following way on the fingers of her left hand. She started calling the thumb 1, the index finger 2, middle finger 3, ring finger 4, little finger 5, then reversed direction, calling the ring finger 6, middle finger 7, index finger 8, thumb 9 and then back to the index finger for 10, middle finger for 11 and so on. She counted up to 1994. She ended on her

Fresh grapes contain 90% water by weight while dried grapes contain 20% water by weight. What is the weight of dry grapes available from 20 kg of fresh grapes?

The cost diamond varies directly as the square if its weight .Once this diamond broke into pieces with weights in the ratio 1:2:3:4, When the pieces were sold, the merchant got Rs 70,000 Less, Find the original price of the diamond,

A shipping clerk has five boxes of different but unknown weights each weighting less than 100kg.The clerk weights the boxes in pairs. the weights obtained are 110,112, 113, and 120 and 121kg.What is the weight of the heaviest box?

A yearly payment to the servant is Rs 90 plus one turban. The servant leaves the job after 9 months and received Rs 65 and a turban. Then find price of the turban

In a class, the names of boys are arranged alphabetically, Gaurav and Saurabh have 14 boys between them. If Gaurav is 37th from the bottom, Saurabh would be at what position from the top?

Statements: Some boxes are dogs

All dogs are pens

Conclusions: I.Some boxes are pens.

II. Some pens are boxes

III. Some pens are dogs

IV. All pens are dogs

The numbers 1 to 29 are written side by side as follows 1234567891011…..2829

if the number is divided by 9, then what is the

A student took five papers in an examination, where the full marks were the same for each paper. His marks in these papers were in the proportion of 6:7:8:9:10. In all papers together, the candidate obtained 60% of the total marks. Then, the number of papers in which he got more than 50% marks is

Recently Kamchatka peninsula in news which country it belongs to

The president of which of the following nations recently haunted by recession and declining popularity, announced a major devaluation of its currency "Bolivar" to shore up government finances and stimulate economic growth before key elections to be held in 2010?

Indian Deep Space Network is at

The Orange Prize for Fiction is one of the United Kingdom's most prestigious literary prizes, given to

UN-REDD Programme is collaboration between

Which lethal drug found in world pop singer Micheal Jackson body

Platinum II ship was prohibited in entering the the Alang ship breaking yard. Where it is located

Which state government has decided to launch Akshar Anchal, a massive literacy mission to make forty lakh women literate within six months?

Which is the first country in the history of South America to declare the right of indigenous people to govern themselves?

The Obama administration has appointed few Indian Americans, find out the wrong one

When Leander Paes won the French men’s doubles title over Wesley Moodie of South Africa and Belgium’s Dick Norman. Who was his partner

Which freshwater lake system in world recently in news, reported of turning into a freshwater time bomb because of a dangerous level of carbon dioxide and methane gas.

Which country has made Compulsory lesson on sex and drugs from age five in schools?

World's first osmotic power plant, which utilizes the energy unleashed when fresh water and seawater are mixed to produce clean electricity, is in

Cadex 2009 is a joint military exercise between India and

Consider the following

1. The first ever BRIC summit took place in june2009

2. It was held in India

Which of the statement is /are correct

Global development finance report is released by which

H1N1 transmission from pig to Humans was first reported by

Vandsara river dispute is between

The national centre for Antarctic and ocean Research in Goa is an autonomous institute under

Find out the wrong one

Recently cabinet approves National Bio fuel policy. Who is the chairman of national biofuel coordination committee

Recently Australian Government said that crude oil leakage from the well since August 21 has been stopped at last after 10 week of the environmental crisis. Which sea is it

Koob face

1. Computer worm that targets the Microsoft Windows users of the social networking websites Facebook, MySpace.

2. Koobface is the name of the Trojan worm.

Which is incorrect

1. Pranab Mukherjee launched the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), which has been mandated to skill 150 million people by the year 2022 .

2. Mr. M.V. Subbiah (Chairman).

3. NSDC is a non-profit company set under the Ministry of human resource.

4. A Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Enterprise with initial capital of this 51:49 venture between the private sector and government.

Choose the code

The only nation in the world which measure Gross National Happiness as an alternative to GDP

Which chemical is used in NARCO analysis?

Who among the following key negotiators of India at Copenhagen also headed once World Bank's Climate Change team in Washington, DC?

India contribution in punatsangchuu -1 hydro electric project with which country

A can copy 50 papers in 10 hours while both A & B can copy 70 papers in 10 hours. Then for how many hours required for B to copy 26 papers?

Who was the leader who Oppose the Indian National Congress along with Sayyid Ahamed Khan

Shortly before the revolt of 1857, who Predicted that “in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud might arise, at first no bigger than a man’s hand, but which, growing larger, may at last threaten to burst and overwhelm us with ruin”?

The leader of the revolt of 1857, who sent three letters to King Napoleon III of France during the rebellion, was

Consider the following statements:

1. Temporary hardness are removed by adding calcium hydroxide

2. Permanent hardness are removed by adding washing soda.

3. Water gas is nothing but a mixture of hydrogen and carbon monoxide

Consider the following the statements:

I) Octane number gives the quality of diesel.

II)Cetane number gives the quality of Petrol

Match the following:


a) CPI 1) Hind Mazdoor Parishad

b) Socialist 2) United Trade Union Congress

c) CPM 3) Hind Mazdoor Sabha


Who of the following ladies served as Chief Ministers in different states of India?

1) Janahi Ramachandran 2) Nandhini Satpathy

3) Rajinder Kaur Bhattal 4) Syed Anwar Taimur

Match the following:


A) Apatamis 1. Chattisgarh

B) Baiga 2. Arunachala Pradesh

C) Wralis 3. Kerala

D) Uralis 4. Maharastra.

Match the following


A) Dhandiya 1) Pondicherry

B) Mascarada 2) Gujarat

C) Baul 3) Orissa

D) Chandya 4) West Bengal

Arrange the following states based on their areas in the descending order.

1) Chattisgarh 2) Tamil Nadu

3) Orissa 4) Karnataka

Identify from the following, a hormone Produced by the pituitary gland in both Males and females but functional only in Females.

Who was the earliest leader of Christian Missionary to visit India to spread the message of Christianity?

Match the revolutionary secret societies with their respective areas of operation.

(a) Anusilan Samiti 1. Maharashtra

(b) Jugantar 2. San Francisco

(c) Mitra Mandal 3. Calcutta and Dacca

(d) Ghadar Party 4. Calcutta

Which one is storage protein?

The Raleigh’s Commission of 1902 increased the government Control over the universities who was the only Indian to oppose the Commission?

Which Indian newspaper was converted from the vernacular to English to escape the provisions of the Vernacular Press Act?

Dadabhai Naoroji was the Diwan (Prime Minister) of which princely state?

Match the following:


A. Minorities Rights Day I. December 18

B. Human Rights Day II. December 10

C. UNICEF Day III. December 11

D. SAARC Day IV. December 8

Which one of the following is the earliest school of Indian philosophy?

Match the following:

List-I List-2

(Theories) (Names of scholars)

A. Gaseous Hypothesis 1. Laplace

B. Nebular Hypotheses 2. Jeffreys

C. Tidal Hypothesis 3. L Green

D. Tetrahedral Hypothesis 4. Kant

According to 2001 census which community has the highest female literacy rate?

Which one of the following airports in India is the first to be owned by a public limited company?

What was the original name of Miraben, the British disciple of Mahatma Gandhi?

Match the plant diseases in List I with the causative agent in List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists:

List-I List-II

(Plant disease) (Causaive agent)

A. Karnal bunt 1. Bacterium

B. Tundu disease 2. Virus

C. Bunchy top 3. Nematode

D. Citrus dieback 4. Fungus

Who was the ruler to have transferred two Asokan pillars from Topra and Meerut to Delhi

North polar region is an ocean while the south Polar region is continental. Which of the Following Theories is based on this principle?

Match the following :

List-I List-II

(Climate) (Soil Type)

A. Hot and humid 1. Podzol

B. Dry hot 2. Calcimorphic

C. Cool moist 3. Seirozem

D. Warm subhumid 4. Laterite

A group of boys decided to buy a few cassettes whose price was between Rs. 200 and Rs.250. But at the time of purchase, two of the boys declined to contribute as a result of which the remaining boys had to pay Rs.1 more than they had originally planned. What was the price of the cassettes if the boys contributed equally and in whole number of rupees?


A. Arkonam 1. Central Air Command HQ

B. Allahabad 2. Naval Air Base

C. Kamptee 3. Institute of Military Law

D. Mhow 4. Coast Guard District HQ

5. College of Combat

Who said "Jai Jawan ; Jai Kisan; Jai Vijnan"?

When the average speed of a train is 50 kms per hour, it reaches its destination 15 minutes late. When the average speed is 60 kms per hour, it reaches 25minutes early. Which one of the following gives the distance covered?

Which one of the following is correct?

Match the following


A. River 1. Cirque

B. Glacier 2. Stalagmite

C. Under Ground water 3. Crater

D. Wind 4. Meander

5. Barchan

The Kuril Islands are a source of dispute between

The ‘Green Oscar’ is the nickname given to the

Match the following

A. Ragavan committee 1.Implementation of forest rights

B.Kirit S. Parikh committee 2.ragging monitoring

C. Sree Krishna Panel 3. Oil prices

D. davendra pandey commit 4.telungana issue

Match the following

A. FIFA World cup2010 1.Australia

B. ICC women’s T20 2.Turkey world cup

C.FIBA 2010 3.West Indies

D.Asian games 2010 4.china

5. South Africa

Latin American leaders have agreed on the creation of a regional currency to scale back on the use of the US dollar as well as economic sanctions against Honduran coup leaders. The new currency called

Shakuntala Mishra Rehabilitation University - Asia’s first centre for higher education for the physically and visually challenged persons was launched in

What is Nereus?

Under the Indus Waters Treaty of 1960 India and Pakistan the waters of which rivers are allocated to India, and Pakistan respectively?

To India - To Pakistan

Dance Exponent

A. Bharat Natyam 1. Yamini Reddy

B. Kuchipudi 2. Alarmel Valli

C. Kathak 3. Madhavi Mudgal

D. Odissi 4. Vaishali Trivedi

“All men are my children” which one of the following edicts mention this?

Which one of the following statements is correct?

A. National Bio-fertilizer Development Centre 1. Faridabad

B.The Central Fertilizer Quality Control and Training Institute 2.Hyderabad

C.The Locust Warning Organisation 3.Ghaziabad

D.The National Plant Protection Training Institute 4.Jodhpur

Chronologically arranged the Vice-Presidents of the India

1. V.V. Giri 2. G.S. Pathak

3. B.D. Jatti 4. M.Hidayat Ullah

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy(BSE) is associated with

Match the following:

Radio Isotopes Use

A. Co-60 1. Detect the presence of Blood Clots

B. I-131 2. Detect activities of Thyroid gland.

C. P-32 3. Leukaemia Treatment

D. Na-24 4. Treatment of Cancer

Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

Match the following

Inscription King

A. Mathura Pillar Inscription 1. Samudragupta

B. Damodarpur Inscription 2. Kumargupta I

C. Eran Inscription 3. Skandgupta

D. Junagarh Inscription 4. Chandragupta II

In a double Decker bus 30 passengers can accommodate in the lower deck and 20 passengers in the upper deck. 10 refused sit in the upper deck, and 6 wanted to sit in the upper deck. In how many ways 50 Passengers can accommodate

Which of the following countries have won a maximum of Gold medals in recently held 2010 Winter Olympics?

The Five-Year Plans in India are launched after the approval of

HPV Vaccine is used to treat

The Jain Philosopher who composed ‘Samayasara’ was

Who won the Nehru Cup International Football Tournament in September 2009?

Which of the following players became the first to be honoured with the nation’s all three sports awards – Arjuna Award, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, and Dronacharya Award?

Vinson Massif is located in

In December 2009, the Government of India extended, for another six months, the ban on import of dairy products including chocolates from

Herman von Rompury is the first Permanent European Council President. He belongs to

With effect from November 1, 2009, what will be the minimum wage per day according to the Government of India?

Which state was known as ‘Dakshin Kausal’ in ancient times?

Kenensia Bekele won gold medals in both 5000m and 10000m at the World Athletics Championship held in Berlin in August 2009. He belongs to

The founder of Navadhanya movement is

‘Navjaat Shishu Suraksha Karyakram’ (NSSK) was launched by the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad in September 2009 to address important interventions of care at birth as a national initiative to reduce the neonatal deaths. Where was it launched?

Which company manufactures the BlackBerry brand of smartphones?

‘Euphenics’ is the study of -

Which of the following countries has the highest number of NRIs, as per the figures of the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs?

the Kraal, the historic house in Johannesburg where Mahatma Gandhi lived was acquired by

The Indo-Nepal treaty signed recently will lead to opening of four additional land customs stations, allow trade by the air route, and help to set up an additional trade port for Nepal at

MV Musen, a suspicious ship detained by the Coast Guard off Hut Bay in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, belongs to

78) From the Graph determine the total distance traveled by the moving body in 4 Seconds.





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