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This exam paper held on 7 June, 2015.In this paper total 200 questions are asked which 200 marks.A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 35 years.The candidates declared qualified in the preliminary examination will be entitled for admission to the main written examination, if otherwise found eligible.
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Ques:- The latitude that pass through Sikkim also pass through
Ques:- Reo-purjil (6,816 m) peak is located in which district of Himachal Pradesh
Ques:- Among ADR, SDR,GDR which one is/are treated as artificial currency ?
Ans:- Special Drawing Rights (SDR)
Ques:- Disguised unemployment generally means
Ans:- Alternative employment is not available
Ques:- In India, which bank(s) has the highest share in the disbursement of credit to agriculture and allied activites ?
Ans:- Co-operative Banks
Ques:- Mars Orbitor Mission is called
Ques:- Who translated Kalhana’s Rajatarangini into English ?
Ans:- Sir Aurel Stein
Ques:- What is the script of the earliest epigraphically rock inscriptions at Pathyar and Kanhiyara in Kangra ?
Ans:- Brahmi and Kharorshthi
Ques:- Which Mughal ruler is said to have given the title of Main to the Rajput princes of Punhjab hill states who were held hostage in the royal court ?
Ques:- Rulers of which hill states were from a common ancestor ?
Ans:- Mandi, Suket and Keonthal
Ques:- Which Raja of spiti invaded Kullu and made it a tributary ?
Ans:- Rajendra Sena
Ques:- The Raja of Bushahar princely state was assisted by three hereditary Wazir families. One of them was Kohal. Where did it come from ?
Ques:- When was the the department of public relations created in Himachal Pradesh /
Ques:- In which district of Himachal Pradesh is Saryanj Sarma watershed project ?
Ques:- When was “Beti Hai Anmol” yojna launched in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- July 2010
Ques:- Which Raja of Mandi gave the Shivratri Fair the form of a cultural festival ?
Ans:- Suraj Sen
Ques:- What is Shingni – Mingni ?
Ans:- A herbal –medicinal plant
Ques:- Who started the ice Skating ring at Shimla around 1920 ?
Ques:- In which district of Himachal Pradesh is Yunam-so lake ?
Ans:- Lahaul- Spiti
Ques:-When did the number of members in the Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha increase from 36 to 41 ?
Ques:- Among Hateshwari Temple in Jubbal Valley,Lakshna Devi Temple in Bharmour, Shakti Devi in Chamba and Hidimba Temple in Manali Valley which one is a Pagoda style temple in H.P.
Ans:- Hidimba Temple in Manali Valley
Ques:- Which district of H.P. occupies in the production of ginger ?
Ques:- What is the correct descending order of density of population among the Una, Bilaspur, Solan and Mandi districts of Himachal Pradesh according to 2011 census data ?
Ques:- What was the annual growth rate in the economy of Himachal Pradesh during the 2012-13 fiscal ?
Ans:- 6.1 percent
Ques:- Polworth, Corriedole, Blackpace and Bingi are varieties of
Ques:- Name of the site where Harappan ploughed field has found
Ques:- Who is the author of Muasir-i-Alamgiri ?
Ans:- Mustaid Khan
Ques:- The temples located in the region between the Vindhyas and the Krishna river are known as
Ans:- Hybrid Style
Ques:- Which Maratha was given a Manasab of 7000/7000 by Aurangzeb ?
Ques:- Who abolished Dual Government in Bengal ?
Ans:- Warren Hastings
Ques:- Sidhu and Kanhu were associated with which movement ?
Ans:- The Santhal rebellion
Ques:- Who was the head of the Boundary Commission which demarcated the boundaries of India and Pakistan ?
Ques:- What is local name of shifting cultivation in Malaysia ?
Ques:- Among Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and Chhattisgarh Tropic of Cancer does not passes through
Ques:- Which is the second most spoken language in India ?
Ques:- Great Slat lake is located in
Ques:- What is correct order of rivers from north to south ?
Ques:- Among Punjab, Haryana, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, and Daman & Div which one has lowest sex ratio in India ?
Ans:- Daman and Div
Ques:- Diego Garcia island is located in :
Ans:- Indian Ocean
Ques:- Which is the largest coal producer ?
Ques:- According to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, which Article of the Indian Constitution was to remain
A dead- letter ?
Ans:- Article 356
Ques;- The elected members of the state Legislative Assembly participate in the election of
Ans:- The president of India, Members of the Rajya Sabha and members of the Legisl-ative Council.
Ques:- Which are the exclusive committees of the Rajya Sabha ?
Ans:- Committee on subordinate Legislation, committee on Government Assurances
Ques:- The tenure of the Chief Election Commissioner of India is
Ans:- Six years or 65 years of age whichever is earlier
Ques:- Which of the Commissions/committees has recommended that there should be a Minister for Panchayati Raj ?
Ans:- Ashoka Mehta Committee
Ques:- Which amendment to the Indian Constitution has made the Right to education a Fundamental right /
Ques;- What is the correct sequence of the four stages in the public policy formulation process/
Ans:- Ide3ntifying public problems-putting public problems on policy agenda-Formu lating policy proposals to deal with the prob lem-Making Policy decisions.
Ques:- The responsibility for law and order vests with the Police commissioner in the cities of ;
Ans:- Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata
Ques:- Which function among libraries, cultural activities, Fire Services, Family Welfare does not figure in the Eleventh Schedule of the Constitution (73rd Amendment) /
Ans:- Fire services
Ques:- Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana was launched on
Ans:- 28th August ,2014
Ques:- Earth Summit 2012 for sustainable development was held in
Ans:- Rio-de-Janeiro, Brazil
Ques:- According to planning commission estimates for 2011-12 which state has maximum percentage of population below poverty line ?
Ques:- The World Investment Report is published by
Ans:- United Nations Confere3nce on Trade and Development
Ques:- SEBA was established in the year
Ques:- ‘NITI’ in NITI Aayog stands for
Ans:- National Institution for Transforming India
Ques:- Annual Summit 2015 of BRICS nations will be held in
Ans:- Ufa in Bashkortonstan, Russia
Ques:- As per population census 2011 what is the percentage of urban population in Himachal Pradesh and india respectively
Ans:- 10.3 and 31.16
Ques:- Recently the government of india has decided to revise the base year for estimating the GDP from
Ans:- 2004-05 to 2011-12
Ques:- Natiuonal Sample Survey Office was established in the year
Ques:- How many Biosphere Reserves are there in India ?
Ques:- The UN Convention on Biodiversity was ratified by Indian Government in the year.
Ques:- Apart from Carbondioxide, which other gas also has a role in climate change /
Ques:- At present which country is the maximum emitter of Carbondioxide ?
Ques:- As per the IPCC 4TH Assessment Report, the average sea level during the period 1961 – 2003 increased approximately at the rate of
Ans:- 1.8 mm per year
Ques:- In India the forest cover percentage of the total geographical areas of the country is approximately.
Ques:- Driving force for an ecosystem is
Ans:- Solar energy
Ques:- Which region has the maximum biodiversity ?
Ans:- Tropical regions
Ques:- At present the primary energy source in the World is
Ans:- Fossil fuels
Ques:- World Ozone day is celebrated on
Ans:- September 16
Ques:- The world’s highest ground based telescopic observatory is located in
Ques:- The hormone insulin is a
Ques:- The sensation of fatigue in the muscles after prolonged strenuous physical work is caused by
Ans:- The accumulation of lactic acid
Ques:- Which agricultural practice is eco-friendly ?
Ans:- Organic farming
Ques:- According to the World Health Organisation, the disease which causes the death of the largest number of people today is
Ques:- The only snake that builds a nest is
Ques:- Among Horn Silvers, German Silver, Ruby Silver, Lunar Silver which one does not contain silver ?
Ans:- German Silver
Ques;- Aluminium surfaces are often ‘anodized’this means the deposition of a layer of
Ans:- Aluminium oxide
Ques:- Which polymer is widely used for making bullet proof material ?
Ques:- Which waves does a TV remote control unit use to operate a TV set ?
Ans:- Infra –red waves
Ques:- The working principle of a washing machine is
Ques:- A fuse is used in main electric supply as a safety device. Which one of the following statements about the fuse is correct ?
Ans:- It must have a low melting point
Ques:- A simple machine helps a person in doing.
Ans:- The same amount of work with lesser force
Ques:- Domestic electrical wiring is basically a
Ans:- Parallel connection
Ques:- The most widely used antacid is ?
Ques:- The drugs which reduces fever are called