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Q. 1. The salient features of the Right to information Act. 2005 and the
impact on governance and society (about
The convergence of
information, Communication and Entertainment (ICE) (about
Q.2 Water resource and its
management (about 300 words)
Indo-US co-operation in the
field of nuclear energy. (about 300 words)
Q.3. Human Rights (about
Anti-oxidants. (about 200
Q.4. Write short notes on any
five from the following: (about 75 words)
(a) PAN (Permanent Account
(e) Ship- breaking in India
(f) Jawaharlal Nehru National
Urban Renewal Mission
Q.5. Write short notes on the
following: (about 50 words each)
(a) What space satellites do
(b) Greenwich Mean Time
(c) How photocopier works
(d) Why do leaves change colour
(e) How cholesterol affects the
Q.6.(a) By which pope was the
Sistine Chapel built ?
(b) Where has Pakistan set an
Urdu University ?
(c) Who are the G-4 members
pursuing co-ordinate action for permanent membership of the UN Security Council
(d) â€œThe world year of
physics,2005â€ is a commemorative volume on the 100th anniversary of
a historical publication. What was it ?
(e) Who is the scientist linked
to the â€˜Uncertainty Principleâ€™?
(f) What is ISROâ€™s
geostationary satellite for educational purpose called ?
(g) Which is the year in which
Indiaâ€™s neighbors Burma and Sri Lanka became independent ?
(h) What does AK in the names
K-47 and AK-56 of the rifles stand for ?
(i) Who is known for his Glasnost
address to the UN General Assembly ?
(j) Who is the Irish Inventor who
is considered as the father of the modern submarine?
(c) Brazil, Japan, Germany and
(d) It was the 100 years of
Einsteinâ€™s miraculous work
(g) Burma â€“ on January, 1948 ;
Sri Lanka in the year 1948
(h) Anton Kalashnikov
(i) Mikhail Gorbachev
(j) D. Bushnell in 1776
Fill up the blanks in the following sentences
(i) A coin â€¦â€¦.. was
introduced in India on 1 April, 1957.
(ii) The Sikh Guru â€¦â€¦.. was
born at Patna in 1666.
(iii) â€¦â€¦.. is the
international cultural township founded by â€˜Motherâ€™, a disciple of Sri
Aurobindo in 1968.
(iv)The planned city to the south
of the Shivalik hills is known as â€¦â€¦â€¦.
(v) â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦ is the worldâ€™s
biggest maker of power of transformers.
Ans (a) (i) One Rupee , 50, 25,
10, 5,2 and naya paisa
(ii) Guru Govind Singh
(v) BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electrical
Fill up the blanks in the following sentences ----
(i) The hymn â€˜Vande Mataramâ€™
was the Hallmark of Bankim Chandra Chatterjeeâ€™s novel â€¦â€¦â€¦
(ii) The â€¦â€¦â€¦. Act, 1878,
provided for the confiscation of printing press, paper and other assets of a
newspaper , if the Govt. believed that it was
publishing seditious material and had flouted an official warning.
(iii) The Congress took up the
Swadeshi Call at its â€¦â€¦â€¦. Session in 1905, presided over by the
(iv) â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦.. is a
classical dance of Manipur.
(v) â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦â€¦. Acts as the
guardian of the constitution.
(i) Anand Math
(ii) Vernacular Press Act
(v) Supreme Court