Q1.HDI is an aggregate measure of progress in which of the three dimensions?
(a) Health, Education, Income
(b) Food Security, Employment, Income
(c) Agriculture, Industry, Services
(d) Height, Weight, Colour
Q2.On which river is the Tehri dam built?
Q3.Which one of the following substances is normally found in urine?
(c)red blood cells
(d)white blood cells
Q4.Who was responsible for the integration of princely states into the Indian Union after Independence
(b)Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru
(c)Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
(d)Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
Q5.In water treatment plant, use of chloramines ensures __________
(a)taste and odour control
(b)weed control in reservoirs
(d)removal of permanent hardness
Q6.The members of the All India Services serve the
(a)Central Government only
(b)State Government only
(c)Union Territories only
(d)both the Union and State Governments
Q7.The ‘Cabinet Mission’ of 1946 was led by
(c)Sir Pethic Lawrence
Q8.Which of the following taxes is levied by the State Government only?
(a) Wealth tax
(b) Entertainment tax
(c) Income tax
(d) Gift tax
Q9.The longest railway line in the world connects _________
(a)New York and Seattle
(b)Leningrad and Vladivostok
(c)Trivandrum and Guwahati
(d) Perth and Sydney
Q10.Super cooling stands for cooling of a liquid :
(a)at freezing point
(b)below freezing point
(c)at melting point
(d)above melting point
Q11.The capital of the Mauryan Kingdom was located at___________
Q12.With which country, India has the longest international boundary?
Q13.Intensive cultivation refers to
(a)production with intensive use of labour
(b)production with intensive use of fertilizer
(c)raising production by intensive use of existing land
(d)raising production by large scale use of imported inputs
Q14.Who is the first law officer of the country?
Q15.The term of office of the VicePresident of India is