Practice Test: Bank PO, Civil Services

The meaning of term ‘binary’ is
Three
Four
Ten
Two
None of these
What is the meaning of the term ‘multiplexing’ used in computer/IT sector?
Such technique which can send more than one signal simultaneously with one physical channel
Such technique which can send one signal with one channels
Such technique which can send one signal with many channels
Such technique which can send one signal with multiple
None of these
/
Only (C)
Only (B)
Only (A)
Either (A) or (C)
None of these
/
Only (B) and (C)
Only (6)
Only (A)
Only (A) or (C)
None of these
/
Only (A)
Only (B)
Only (C)
Only (A) and (C)
All of these
Complier in a computer system is a:
Package
System Software
Process
Application Software
None of these
Which of the following correctly describes what TAPP-4 is?
It is the name of the special package given to four Tsunami hit states
It is the abbreviated name of the Tarapur Atomic Power Project, the 4th reactor of which became operational recently.
It is the code name of the Tiger Project under which a census of tigers was undertaken in 4 states
It is the code name of the Task Force set up to strengthen the economic state of four backward states known as BIMARU states
None of these
‘DOS’ floppy disk does not have:
a Boot Record
a File Allocation Table
a Root Directly
a Virtual Memory
All of these
Which of the following states decided to waive the Stamp Duty worth Rs. 250 crores to be charged on transfer of airport property currently owned by the Airport Authority of India?
Karnataka
Rajasthan
West Bengal
Maharashtra
None of these
The National Agricultural Marketing Federation of India (NAFED) is now authorized to procure which of the following commodities under price support system? The commodity was being procured by a corporation set up exclusively for the same uptill now.
Tea
Rubber
Cotton
Jute
None of these
Recently the name of Mrs. Sushma Chawla was in the newspapers. Who has been appointed the chairperson of :
ONGC
India Airlines
BHEL
MTNL
None of these
The name of Tanya Sachdeva is associated with which if following games?
Chess
Hockey
Badminton
Swimming
Long jump
Recently the government of India has decided to remove the maximum limit of voting right for foreign investors in Indian private bank, till now the voting right of foreign investors was upto:
10%
15%
20%
33%
None of these
Which of the following expenditures is exempted from the recently introduced fringe benefit tax?
Membership of club
Scholarship for further study
Advertisement
Vehicle expenses
All are exempted from fringe benefit tax
Which of the following is not included in the biometric identification?
Fingerprint and palm print
Voice print and retina of eye
Geometry of hand and rytham of typing
Height and weight
All of these
The government of India will constituted a task force under the Chairmanship of Dr. C Rangarajan for formulating long term developmental plan for the State of :
Nagaland
Manipur
Bihar
Orissa
Jammu and Kashmir
/
Only (A)
Only (A) and (B)
Only (C)
Only (B)
None of these
The Income Tax exemption limit for senior citizens old than 65 years has been raised upto:
Rs. 1.5 lakh
Rs. 1.6 lakh
Rs. 1.15 lakh
Rs. 1.8 lakh
Rs. 2.00 lakh
The Government of India is planning to invest Rs. 40,000 crores for the modernization of Indian airports though the model of public-private partnership. The project will be completed by
2007
2008
2010
2009
2014
/
(A), (B) and (D) only
Only (B) and (C)
Only (A) and (D)
(A), (C) and (D) only
All (A), (B), (C) and (D)
The world Heritage Day was observed on which of the following dates?
April 18
May 18
June 18
March 18
None of these
Microprocessor can be used in making:
Computer
Digital systems
Calculator
All of the above
None of these
Who amongst the following won the French Open women Signles Lawan Tennis Title 2005?
Justine Henin Hardenne
Mary Pierce
Virginia Ruano Pascual
Cara Black
None of these
Which of the following is the abbreviated name of the system to be used for getting early warning signals from oceans?
DPEP
DHSD
ESCAP
GMMDS
DOART
THE Human trails of HIV Vaccine were conducted recently at national AIDs Research Institute. The vaccines are developed by which of the following countries?
South Africa
USA
India
Britain
Germany
The Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Final-2005 was played between
Australia-Korea
India-Australia
Korea-South Africa
South Africa-India
Pakistan-India
A term associated with the comparison of processing speed of different computer systems is:
EFTS
MPG
NIPS
CPS
None of these
/
Only (A)
Only (B)
Only (A) and (B)
Only (B) and (C)
All (A), (B) and (C)
The ’King’s Cross Station’ which was in news recently is in which of the following cities?
Paris
London
Manchester
New York
Dublin
The commander of an army while leaving a foreign country after their long presence in it gave his/her good bye message which says, “brothers in it arms thanks you for your sacrifices”. The Commander was fro which of the following countries and which was the nation to whose farewell was being given?
US Commander while leaving Afghanistan
US Commander while leaving Iraq
Syrian Commander while leaving Kazakhstan
Russian Commander while leaving Kazakhstan
India Commander while leaving Srilanka
The theme of which of the following International Summits held recently was ‘Make Poverty History’?
G-8 Summit held in Scotland
Asia-Africa Sumiit held in Jamaika
General Assembly at UNO
SAARC Summit held in Pakistan
None of these
Database Management systems are comparison of tables that made up of rows called ………… and columns called………..
Fields, records
Records, fields
Addresses, fields
Ranges, sheets
Records, tanges
Which of the following multinational a bank is planning to buy a leading credit card’ provider MBNA in deal of US$ 35 million in cash and stock?
Citibank
ABN Amro
Standard Charted Bank
Bank of India
HSBC
The Union Cabinet has approved the Mid Term Appraisal (MTA) of Tenth Plan by Planning Commission. The economy should grow at the rate of ………. Per annum to achieve the estimated growth target by MTA
5%
6.33%
7 %
7.5%
8.25%
PIN Smart Card is called:
Permanent Index Number
Personal Identification Number
Personal Index Number
Permanent Identification Number
All of these
Miss Natalie Glebova who was crowned Miss Universe-2005 belongs to which of the following countries?
Russia
Australia
Canada
Britain
New Zealand
The Kyoto Protocol which came into effect from February 2005 is not accepted by two major Industrial countries. These countries are ………..
India & China
USA & China
USA & Austrlia
UK & France
France & China
/
Only (A)
Only (B)
Only (A) & (B)
Only (e)
All are true
Which of the following is /are the main features of ‘National Employment Guarantee Act’ which was in news recently? A. The Act gives a legal guarantee of employment in rural areas to anyone who is willing to do casual manual labor. B. The labor engaged in the work under the Act will be paid statutory minimum wages. C. Any adult who wishes to work under the Act is entitled to being employed on public works within 15 days. Failing that an unemployment allowance has to be paid.
Only (A)
Only (B)
Only (C)
Only (A) & (B)
(A), (B) and (C) All
The right to Information Bill was recently passed by the Parliament. As per the provision of the same which of the following groups of people will be provided required information without any fees whereas others will have to pay some fees?
Senior Citizens
People below poverty line
People staying in rural areas
Government servants
None of these
The word ‘FTP’ as used in the field of computers, stands for:
File Translate Protocol
File Transit Protocol
File Typing Protocol
File Transfer Protocol
None of these
What is the meaning of ‘MICR’ technique used for clearance of, cheques by banks?
Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
Magnetic Intelligence Character Recognition
Magnetic Information Cable Recognition
Magnetic Insurance Cases Recognition
None of these
Firewalls used in communication network/system to save:
Unauthorized attack
Virus attack
Data, driven attack
Fire attack
None of these
In Computer/IT field there are in Open System Interconnection (OSI) model.
5-layers
6-layers
7-layers
8-layers
None of these
/
Only (A), (C) and (D)
Only (C) and (D)
Only (D) and (E)
Only (A), (D) and (E)
All (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E)
Recently, the, President of which country visited the USA and said in an interview to CNN “The people of my country now feel that this is their own country. The operation of knocking tile door of people be stopped and such operation should not be carried on without the permission of the Government of the country”?
Iraq
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Iran
None of these
Recently the process of adoption and confirmation of the constitution of the European Union is going on among its member countries. What effect does it have on the Euro? Select the correct statement.
The position of Euro is strong enough as 15 out of 25 members have given their assent to the Constitution.
The rate of exchange of Euro remains always higher than Yen and Pound Sterling even though a out of 25 members have given their assent to the Constitution.
There is considerable fall in Euro in the market due to uncertainty prevailing over the Constitution.
The position of Euro in the market is such that it can never fall became it is the second best currency for the international trade is mere formality in those countries only to make Euro completely convertible where it is not convertible yet.
None of these
Which of the following countries has decided to lift a four year ban on the import of sugar from India?
China
Nepal
Bangladesh
Pakistan
None of these
V.Shantha, who is the recipient of the Raman Magasaysay Award announced, recently is associated with-which of the following fields?
Public Service
Sports
Journalism
Economics
Politics
Which layer of the atmosphere reflects radio waves back to the earth’s surface?
Ionosphere
Ozone layer
Stratosphere
Troposphere
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