(Paper) Mock Test - General Studies Prelim 2007 (Set - 3)

Mock Test - General Studies Prelim 2007

General Studies. Prelim  Set 3

101. Consider the following

1. Currency with Public

2. Demand Deposits with Banks

3. Post Office Savings

4. Time deposits of public with bank Which of these are included in narrow money (m1) in India?

(a) 1 and 2 (b) 1, 2 and 3

(c) 1 and 4 (d) 1, 2 and 4

102. Consider the following new major initiatives in the social sector undertaken during 2005- 06

1. National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme

2. National Rural Health Mission

3. Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JLNNURM)

4. Bharat Nirman Which of these are Corrrect

(a) 1, 2 and 4

(b) 1 and 4

(c) 1, 2, 3 and 4

(d) 1, 3 and 4

103. Match List -I with List-II


(Country) (Legislative


(a) Nepal 1. Jatiya Sangsai

(b) Poland 2. Sejm

(c) Norway 3. Rashtriya Panchayat

(d) Bangladesh 4. Storting

5. National Assembly


(a) 1 5 3 4

(b) 1 2 4 5

(c) 3 2 4 1

(d) 3 2 5 1

104. Consider the following Tennis players.

1. Roger Federer

2. Bjorn Bong

3. Pete Sampras

4. Fred Perry

What is Common among them:

(a) They represent from Same Continent

(b) They all won all four Grand Slam Title

(c) They were at world Rancing no-1 (men) at any point of time

(d) they all are Holders of hatrick Victory in the Wimbeldon Tennis Grand slam Tournament

105. In the Given map which of the marked spots A,B,C,D rightly indicades JAMNAGAR




(a) A (b) B

(c) C (d) D

Given below are two statements Assertion (A) and Reason (R) Select your answer to these items using to 

Codes given below 

(a) Both A and R are true and R is Correct explanation of A

(b) Both A and R are true but not Correct


(c) A is True but R is False

(d) R is Ture but A is False

106.A: Dalhousie annexed Berar with

Company.s Territory

R: There was an increase in demand for raw Cotton in Britain

107. A : Rivers of the western Indian Coast are Suited to Hydro-electricity generation

R: They have long delta stage before they joins the Sea

108. A: Large Cold Storage plants use ammonia as refrigerant while domestic refrigerators use 


R : Ammonia Can be liquified at ambinent temprature at low pressures.

109. A : Transformer is useful for stepping up or stepping down voltages

R : Transformer is a Device used in D. C. circuits

110. A : Devaluation of a Currency may promote export

R : Price of the Country.s Products in the international market may fall due to devoluation

III. A : The frequency of floods in North Indian Plains has increased during the last Couple of decades

R : There has been reduction in the depth of river valleys due to deposition of silk

112. A person of mixed European and Indian blood in Latin America is called a

(a) Mulatto (b) Mestizo

(c) Meiji (d) Mau-Mau

113. Which one of the following is called as Parallel Cabinet in India.

(a) Cabinet Committee on Eco Affairs

(b) National Development Council

(c) Planning Commission

(d) None of the above

114. 92nd Amendment Act 2003 has amended the 8th schedule of Constitution by inserting four new 

languages Among these Languages which one of them is largely spoken by Indian population

(a) Dogri (b) Bodo

(c) Santhali (d) Maithili

115. Who was the Prime Minister when voters age was reduced from 21 years to 18 years in India.

(a) Indira Gandhi (b) Rajiv Gandhi

(c) V. P. Singh (d) Charan Singh

116. Green field International Airport is already operational in.

(a) Banglore (b) Kochii

(c) Hyderabad (d) Goo

117. Consider the following statements:

I. North-South and East-West Corridor Project will be Completed by 2009

2. During 2006, Prime minister launched an exclusive health insurance scheme for senior citizen which of 

the following

codes is/are Correct

(a) 1 is Correct

(b) 2 is Correct

(c) 1 and 2 both are correct

(d) Neither 1 nor 2 are Correct

118. Consider the following statement:

1. National AIDS Control Prog. (NACP II) Starting in 2007-2008

2. If will target the high risk group in all states


(a) 1 is Correct

(b) 2 is Correct

(c) 1 and 2 both are Correct

(d) Neither 1 nor 2 is Correct

119. Which of the following Islands is located near the Tropic of Capricorn

(a) Java Island

(b) Maldives

(c) Mauritius

(d) Tasmania

120. Consider the following Statement regarding the National Project for repair, renovation and restoration 

of Water bodies

1. If will Cover the Water bodies having cultivating Command area b/w 4o hactere to 2000 hc

2. If is totally central sponsord scheme

3. It will be implemented in 4 District of each State

(a) 1, only (b) 2, 3 only

(c) 2 only (d) 1, 2, 3 only

121. Consider the following statements

1. 11th five year plan target an average

annual growth of 9 %

2. low investment, imbalance in Fertiliser use, law seed replacement rate are partly responsible for low 

Agricultural Growth


(a) 1 is Correct

(b) 2 is Correct

(c) 1 and 2 is Correct

(d) Neither 1 nor 2 is Correct

122. Indian Institute of Pulse research is located at.

(a) kanpur (b) Lucknow

(c) Bhopal (d) Jaipur

123. Which one of the following Conditions is most relevent for the presence of life on mars

(a) Atmospheric Composition

(b) Thermal Conditions

(c) occurance of ice-caps and frozen water

(d) occurance of ocean

124. The Correct Sequence of Atmospheric layer from surface of the Earth to upwards are:

(a) Stratosphere, Troposphere,Ionosphere, Exosphere

(b) Tropo sphere, stratosphere,Ionosphere, Exosphere

(c) Troposphere, Stratosphere,mesosphere, Ionosphere

(d) Troposphere, mesosphere,stratosphere Ionosphere,

125. on out line map of Iraq mark KIRKUK

(a) A (b) B

(c) C (d) D

126. Choose the incorrect pair

(a) Olympic 2012 - London

(b) Commonwealth - N. Delhi Games 2010

(c) Winter Olympic - Vancouver 2006 (Canada)

(d) Wold Badminton - N. Delhi Championship 2009

127. Choose the incorrect pair

(a) Mt.Fujiyama - Asia

(b) Mt.Cotopoxi - N. America

(c) Mt. Kilimanjaro - Africa

(d) Mt. Vesuvius – Europe

128. The deepest part of an ocean floor is known as.

(a) Continental shelf

(b) Continental Slope

(c) Abyssal Plain

(d) High Sea

129. Which of the following are fold mountain

1. Himalayas 2. Andes

3. Rockies 4. Alps

(a) 1, 2, 3 and 4 (b) 1 only

(c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1 and 2 only

130. Zones of Mixing of fresh water and salt water are called

(a) Georges (b) Deltas

(c) Coral Reefs (d) Estuaries

131. A Bag Contains 6 black and 8 white balls one ball is drawn at random. what is the probability that the 

ball drawn is white

(a) 4/7 (b) 1/8

(c) 3/4 (d) 3/7

132. Fill in the missing number in the given series:

12, 8, 14, 6, 16 ...

(a) 18 (b) 4

(c) 32 (d) 10

133. Subject of Kautilyas Arthasashtra is

(a) Maurya Polity (b) Maurya History

(c) Religion (d) None of these

134. Who was elected president during Surat split

(a) Rash Bihari Bose

(b) Rash Bihari Ghosh

(c) Dada bhai Naorarji

(d) Madan Mohan Malyiya

135. Who was the founder of lodi Empire

(a) Sikandar lodi (b) Bahlol lodi

(c) Ibrahim lodi (d) Daulat Khan lodi

136. Which among the Harappan sites presents the earliest evidence of cotton.

(a) Mehargarh (b) Harappa

(c) Lothal (d) Mohenjodoro

137. Trade in invisibles refer to

(a) unaccounted trade

(b) smuggling

(c) Trade in services

(d) None of these

138. Lahiri Committee was associated with

(a) Industrial sickness

(b) minimum Support priced of Agri Products

(c) Price Structure of Edible oil

(d) Handicraft exports


(a) Provides financial assistance to Industries

(b) Provides Finances for rural area

(c) promote exports of the company

(d) evaluate the credit documents of company

140. .Orange Cards. issued by Indian Govt. to NRI.s having

(a) U.K , U.S.A ;and Australian citizenship

(b) USA Citizenship

(c) Gulf citizenship

(d) U.K. Citizenship

141. Consider the following statement :

1. Available data place India in the 10th position in the world in plant divesity

2. India is placed First in Asia in plant biodiversity


(a) Both 1 and 2 are Correct

(b) Both 1 and 2 are incorrect

(c) only 1 is Correct

(d) only 2 is Correct

142. Arrange the following states in ascending order in terms of S.C population

1. Bihar 2. W. Bengal

3. Uttar Pradesh 4. Andhra Pradesh


(a) 3, 4, 2, 1 (b) 1, 2, 3, 4

(c) 4, 1, 2, 3 (d) 1, 4, 2, 3

143. Which of the following States have the distinction of publishing newspaper in 18 principal languages

(a) Orissa (b) Delhi

(c) Himachal Pradesh (d) Maharashtra

144. Which one of the following is not a breed

of Buffalo

(a) Murah (b) Mehsani

(c) Jaffrabadi (d) Ongole

145. MTNL launched CDMA based limited mobile services in Mumbai and Delhi during the year 2001-02 with 

the brand name of

(a) Garuda (b) Varuna

(c) Dolphin (d) Oyster

146.Who was the muslim general to have Conquered Bengal in 13th Century AD

(a) Afzal Khan

(b) Bairam Khan

(c) Bhaktiyar Khalji

(d) Imad-ud-Raihan

147. Arrange the following states in terms of

having minor ports

(a) Gujrat, Andhra , Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra

(b) Gujrat,TamilNadu,Andhra , Maharashtra

(c) Gujrat, Maharashtra, Andhra,TamilNadu,

(d) Maharashtra, Gujrat, Tamil Nadu,Andhra

148. In Which of the following years was the food Corporation of India set up

(a) 1955 (b) 1960

(c) 1965 (d) 1970

149. First Country to implement Right to Vote for female

(a) Norway (b) Sweeden

(c) New-Zealand (d)England

150. Ararange the following expenditure of Govt. in Ascending order

(a) Non Plan Exp. Defence, interest payment

(b) Defence, Non Plan Exp, interest payment

(c) Interest payment, Defence, Non plan Expenditure

(d) InterestPayment, Non plan Expenditure Defence