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This exam paper of H.A.S. held on 15, June 2014. This paper shall be of 200 marks and there shall be 100 objective type (Multiple choice) questions from the syllabus of History, geography,political ,Art & culture and socio economic development of Himachal Pradesh. Current events of national and international importance. History of India and Inationalmovement.Indian and world Geography physical,social,economic geographyof India and world.
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Ques:- In which year the Asiatic Society of Bengal was established by Sir Willian Jones ?
Ques:- Which one is represented by the Harappan Civilization ?
Ans:- First urbanization
Ques:- Which river is called ‘Nadittam’ in the Rigveda ?
Ques:- The office who enjoyed authority over a large pasture ground was known as during Rigvedic period ?
Ques:- Who is the author of Tamil Ramayana ?
Ques:- Which river’Swargadwari’ is located at ?
Ques:- Who increased the Mansab from Rs. 5,000/- to 7,000/- ?
Ques:- Which political party was called ‘Rajadroha Ka Karkhand’ by the British ?
Ans:- Indian National Congress
Ques:- Who established the Central Hindu School at Banaras ?
Ans:- Annie Besant
Ques:- Rani Gidalu was one of the freedom fighter from the north-east. She hailed from which state.
Ques:- Which state did not return Congress in power after the first provincial elections in 1937 ?
Ques:- Among Prairie, Steppes, Compos and Downs which is not a temperature grassland ?
Ques:- Bermuda triangle is located ?
Ans:- Atlantic Ocean
Ques:- Which is correct descending order in terms of length of river ?
Ans:- Ganga, Godawari, Krishna, Narmada.
Ques:- Zulus tribe is found in
Ques:- Among Mizoram. Meghalaya, Tamil Nadu and Andhar Pradesh which one has the highest sex ratio as per 2011 census ?
Ans:- Tamil Nadu
Ques:- Which is the largest producer coffee in world ?
Ques:- Among SAPTA, OPEC, EFTA and UPEC which one is not a trade block ?
Ques:- Which is the tallest dam of India ?
Ans:- Tehri in Uttrakhand
Ques:- What was the exact constitutional status of the Indian Republic on 26th January 1950 ?
Ans:- A SOVEREIGN Democratic, Republic
Ques:- Which former Presidents contested the election to the office of the President of India without resigning from the office of vice-President of India ?
Ans:- Dr. Zakir Hussin, R. Venkataraman, Dr. S.D. Sharma
Ques:- Which are the ways of acquiring citizenship of India ?
Ans:- Birth, Descent, Incorporation of Territory and Naturalization.
Ques:- The right to freedom under Article 19 of the Constitution of India may be suspended by the President of India ?
Ans:- Under Article 352
Ques:- Disagreement between the two Houses of Parliament on the …………………………….bills can be resolved by the Houses in a joint sitting ?
Ans:- An ordinary Bill and Private Member Bill
Ques:- Which union territories do not have any representative in the Rajya Sabha ?
Ans:- Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Lakshadweep
Ques:- Which languages have been declared by the Constitution to be the languages for conducting business in Parliament ?
Ans:- English and Hindi
Ques:- Which committee was the first to demand constitutional recognition for Panchayats ?
Ans:- L.M. Singhvi Committee
Ques:- In which states have the Panchayati Raj institutions been set up in conformity with the traditions and customs of the local people ?
Ans:- Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh
Ques:- Which mode/theorie views public policy as a continuation of previous government activities with some modifications ?
Ans:- Incremental Model
Ques:- The UN Human Rights Council(HRC) WAS SET UP IN :
Ques:- What were the main findings of the N.N. Vohra Committee ?
Ans:- Nexus between Politicians , Bureaucrats and Criminals
Ques:- NABARD came into existence in the year ?
Ques:- Who is the Chairman of Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP) at present ?
Ans:- Ashok Gulati
Ques:- The Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS) was adopted in the year ?
Ques:- What is India’s Global Position out of 187 countries as per UNDP’S Human Development Report 2011 ?
Ques:- Which is the correct measure of Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) ?
Ans:- No. of Infant deaths during year divided by No. of live births during the year multiplied by 1000
Ques:- What was the average annual growth rate of Agricultural and allied Sector on India during 11th five year plan?
Ques:- “There is enough for everybody’s need but not enough for everybody’s greed” who said it ?
Ques:- The Khadi and Village Industries Commission was established during which of the Five year Plans ?
Ques:- Which one is taken as the Base year for estimating GDP at constant prices in India 2012 – 13 ?
Ans:- 2004 – 2005
Ques:- Which Indian State has the lowest death rate according to census 2011 ?
Ans:- West Bengal
Ques:- In a national park protection is provided to :
Ans:_ Flora and Fauna
Ques:- Soil erosion can be prevented by :
Ques:- Climatology is the science of :
Ans:- Climatic factors
Ques:- Ultimate source of energy for living being is :
Ques:- ‘Jhum is aterm used for ;
Ans:- Shifting farming
Ques:- The working principle of a washing machine is :
Ques:- An air bubble in water will act like a ;
Ans:- Concave lens
Ques:- Diffusion of light in the atmosphere takes place due to
Ans:- Dust particles
Ques:- The characteristic odour of garlic is due to ;
Ans:- A SULPHUR COMPOUND
Ques:- Which is an active component of clove oil ?
Ques:- Among Boron, Zinc, Sodium and Copper which one is not an essential micronutrient for plants ?
Ques:- Fat present below the skin surface in or body, acts as a barrier against :
Ans:- Loss of heat from our body
Ques:- When ants bite, they inject ;
Ans:- Formic acid
Ques:- The “Stones” formed in human kidney consist mostly of :
Ans:- Calcium oxalate
Ques:- Cryogenic engines find application in :
Ans:- Rocket technology
Ques:- In eye donation, which part of doner’s eye is utilized ?
Ques:- The major component of honey is :
Ques:- Arteries supplying blood to the heart are
Ans:- Coronary arteries
Ques:- What is the average fat content of “Buffalo milk”
Ques:- Which fuel causes minimum environ-mental pollution ?
Ques:- Standard 18 – carat gold sold in the market contains :
Ans:- 18 parts gold 6 parts other metals
Ques:- Which type of glasses can-off ultraviolet rays ?
Ans:- Crookes glass
Ques:- On the bank of which river is Nadaun town of Hamirpur District ?
Ques:- Which mountain pass connects Spiti to Ladakh ?
Ques:- Among sultanpur palace, Bijli Mahadev, Deotbba and Kalatope which one is not in the vicinity of Kullu ?
Ques:- In which town is Panchvaktra temple ?
Ques:- Which lake in Mandi district is known for floating islands ?
Ques:- Give the correct chronological order on which the Europeans travelled in Punjab and Shimla Hill States ?
Ans:- Thomas coryat-Forster-Moorcraft-Vigne
Ques:- Which action of Raja Sansar Chand prompted the hill chiefs to invite Gurkhas to invade Kangra ?
Ans:- His attack on kahlur state and capture some territory
Ques:- Which princely state is believed to be the oldest among the Shimla Hill States ?
Ques:- Who negotiated the arrangement between the states of Kishmir and Chamba by which the latter became independent of the former ?
Ans:- Col. Lawrence
Ques:- Raja of which state was treated by the wife of Dara Shikoh as her son ?
Ques:- When did the consultative body of rulers of princely states known as Narendra Mandal came into existence ?
Ques:- With which district of Himachal Pradesh is Kayang folk dance mainly associated ?
Ques:- Wth which is the NGO named Vishakha associated ?
Ques:- When was a Sanad granted to the Raja of Bilaspur by the British government confirming his possession on the right back of Satluj ?
Ans:- October, 1847
Ques:- Court poet of which princely state of Shimla Hills is the author of Shashi Vansh Vinod ?
Ques:- Who was the first person to vote in the first General Elections in India in 1951-52 ?
Ans:- Shyam Sharma Newgi of Kalpa
Ques:- In which year did the publication of Hindi daily Divya Himachal begin ?
Ques:- Which tehsil of Mahasu district was carved out to form Kinnaur district ?
Ques:- According to Annual Status Education report (ASER) 2012 – 13 What percentage of class V students of Himachal Pradesh Government and private schools can read only class II test ?
Ques:- Who led the amous Mandi conspiracy of 1914 – 15 ?
Ans:- Main Jawahar Singh
Ques:- Which day is observed as Anti-Leprosy Day ?
Ans:- January, 30
Ques:- After which Amercian scientist is ‘h-index’ named ?
Ans:- Jorge. E. Hirsch
Ques:- Which lake is jointly owned by China and India ?
Ans:- Pongong Tso
Ques:- Who is George Alexander Louis ?
Ans:- Third in line as heir to the British throne
Ques:- In which field did Frederick Sainger win Nobal prize twice ?
Ques:- When was telegraph service closed in India ?
Ans:- July, 2013
Ques:- Who is Shinzo Abe ?
Ans:- Prime Minister of Japan
Ques:- With which game/sport is Deepika kumara associated ?
Ques:- What is the name of the Pakistani bus that plies between Lahore and Delhi ?
Ques:- For which work did Mridula Garg get the 2013 Sahitya Academy Award ?
Ques:- According to Transparency International which are the most honest countries in the world in 2012 – 13 ?
Ans:- New Zealand and DENMARK
Ques:- Who was crowned as Miss World in 2013 beauty contest ?
Ans:- Megan Young of Philippiness.