Himachal Pradesh Allied Services Exam. 2009

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This Exam. Paper of General Studies 30 August, 2009.In this paper total 200 questions are asked which are in 200 marks. This exam. paper complete in 2 Hrs.

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Ques:- Sach (4395 mtrs.), Chini and Chabia (4934mtrs.) passes are located in Distt.

Ans:- Chamba

Ques:- Which pass is called as “Pass with Cross Roads on Summit” (roads from Zanskar, Laddakh, Spiti and Lahaul meet here) ?

Ans:- Baralacha Pass (in Lahaul spiti)

Ques:- Who was the first recipient of Parshuram Award in 1987 A.D. ?

Ans:- Suman Rawat (in Athetics)

Ques:- From which animal is the valuable, Pashmina wool obtained ?

Ans:- Himalayan Goat

Ques:- Where is the Headquarter of ‘Microsoft’ located ?

Ans:- Santa Clara, California (U.S.A.)

Ques:- The name of Lachhu Maharaj is associated with

Ans:- Kathak (a Folkdance of North India)

Ques:- Nizam Gold Cup is associated with

Ans:- Football

Ques:- 24th and last Tirathankar of Jains is

Ans:- Mahavir Swami

Ques:- First Indian satelite launched from an Indian cosmodrome (at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh) on July 18, 1980 is

Ans:- Rohini – IB

Ques:- Dehri monuments outside many villages of H.P. are symbols of

Ans:- Tradition of Sati

Ques:- The International boundary line between India and China is demarcated by

Ans:- McMahon Line

Ques:- Who founded the Red Cross Society in 1863 A.D. ?

Ans:- Henry J.Durant

Ques:- When did the first non- Congress government come to power in India ?

Ans:- 1977 A.D.

Ques:- ‘Uhl’ is a tributary of

Ans:- Beas River

Ques:- Mahatma Gandhiji visited Shimla for the first time in May 1921 (for a series of interviews with, Viceroy Lord Reading) and stayed at

Ans:- Shanti Kuteer (Summer Hill)

Ques:- Rajasansi Airport is located at Amritsar while Meenambakkam Airport is located at

Ans:- Chennai

Ques:- Tharu are the tribes of

Ans:- Uttrakhand

Ques:- Through how many tunnels does Kangra Valley Railway pass ?

Ans:- 2

Ques:- Chasim is a dance performed in Kinnaur by

Ans:- An individual

Ques:- Mahasuvi dialect is widely spoken in the districts of

Ans:- Shimla and Solan

Ques:- Who was the first Indian Women to Swim across the Strait of Gibralter ?

Ans:- Arti Pradhan

Ques:- Who said about ‘Spiti’ that place is no place for men “?

Ans:- Rudyard Kipling

Ques:- The high court of Punjab before its transfer to Chandigarh was located in Shimla in the

Ans:- Petterholf

Ques:- Who was known as “Guruji” ?

Ans:- M.S.Gowalker

Ques:- Where did Guru Gobind Singh write a major portion Dasham Granth ?

Ans:- Poanta Sahib

Ques:- Which district of H.P. is known as “Little Tibet” ?

Ans:- Lahual Spiti

Ques:- The country known as the ‘Land of White Elephants’ is

Ans:- Thailand

Ques:- Sports term – Auxillary Punch, is related to which game ?

Ans:- Boxing

Ques:- Kalidas, the great Sanskrit poet was a member of the court of an Indian King. The name of the King was

Ans:-Chandragupta II

Ques:-Which is used as moderator in the Nuclear Reactors ?

Ans:-Graphite and Heavy Water

Ques:-The Wavelength of the X-rays is of order of

Ans:- 1 Angstron

Ques:- In the Electromagnetic Spectrum Ultraviolet (UV), Infrared (IR), visible and Microwave radiations are arranged in the increasing order of their wavelength as

Ans:- UV < Visible < IR <Microwave

Ques:- X-rays are actually –

Ans:- Electromagnetic radiations

Ques:- Which slogans are attributed to Subhash Chandra Bose ?

Ans:- Jai Hind, Dilli Chalo and Give me blood, I will give you freedom

Ques:- Vande Mataram, the Natiuonal Song of India (adopted on Sept 7, 1906 A.D.) was composed by –

Ans:- Bakhim Chandra Chatterjee

Ques:- As per Artcile 56, The president of India hold office for a term of

Ans:- 5 years

Ques:- Who was the first women in the world to enter space ?

Ans:- Velentina Tereshkova (Russia)

Ques:- Who was the first man to have climbed Mount Everest (8848 mtrs) without oxygen ?

Ans:- Fu Dorjee

Ques:- The National Flower of Britain is

Ans:- Rose

Ques:- Which former President of India had the unique distinction of getting two consecutive terms in office ?

Ans:- Dr. Rajendra Prasad (1st President of India)

Ques:- The disputes regarding the election of President and Vice-President of India comes under the

Ans:- Appeliate Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court

Ques:- The currency of Kuwait is

Ans:- Dinar

Ques:- Capital of Turkey is

Ans:- Ankara

Ques:- During sleep, the blood pressure of a normal person

Ans:- Decreases

Ques:- The largest fresh water lake in India is

Ans:- Wular lake (In J& K)

Ques:- What is the average incubation period for the development of AIDS ?

Ans:- 10 Years

Ques:- International Women’s day is observed on

Ans:- 8 th March

Ques:- Raja Sansar Chand II was the ruler of the erstwhile State of

Ans:- Kangra

Ques:- Ustad Alla Rakha Khan is associated with

Ans:- Tabla Vadan

Ques:- Most abundant element in the earth’s atmosphere is

Ans:- Nitrogen (78.08%)

Ques:- Who was the Viceroy of India when the first partition of Bebgal was implemented on Oct, 16, 1905 A.D. ?

Ans:- Lord Curzon

Ques:- “Swaraj is my Birth Right, I shall have it” who said these words ?

Ans:- Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Ques:- An old written material which cannot br read easily, can be read easily, can be read with the help of

Ans:- X-rays

Ques:- The Polio virus enters the body through

Ans:- Contaminated food & water

Ques:- Nearest position of Earth to Sun (Perihelion, 147 Lillion Km) is observed on

Ans:- 3rd January

Ques:- ‘Masole’ – a type of shifting cultivation is practised in

Ans:- Zaire Basin

Ques:- Largest railway zone in India is

Ans:- Northern Railway (10,995 km)

Ques:- Which is the oldest Mutual fund in India ?

Ans:- Unit Trust of India (estd in 1964)

Ques:- The study of functions, characterstics and phenommenon observed in the living world and the application of this knowledge to the world of machanics is called

Ans:- Bionics

Ques:- Plaster of Paris is obtained from

Ans:- Gypsum

Ques:- Daily requirment of Carbohydrates, Fats and Proteins for a normal person is

Ans:- Carbohydrates – 500gm, Protiens-55gm & Fats-50 gm

Ques:-Amino Acids od some proteins in adittion to C, N,H & O, also contain

Ans:- Phosphorous

Ques:-Visuvious Volcano (An Active Volcano ) is located in

Ans:-Italy

Ques:-‘Vashisht’ a hot water spring is located in

Ans:- Manali (Distt. Kullu)

Ques:-In Second World War which of the Axis Powers surrendered first of all to the Allies ?

Ans:-Germany and Italy simultaneously

Ques:-What was the original name of underground Hydel Project “Sanjay Vidyut Pariyojna”?

Ans:-Bhaba Project

Ques:-Bhakti Saint Meera Bai was a queen of

Ans:-Sisodia Dynasty

Ques:-Who was the spritual Guru of saint Kabir

Ans:- Ramananda

Ques:-‘Microprocessor’ is associated with

Ans:- Computer

Ques:-Which dynasty of India was well known for excellent village administration ?

Ans:- Cholas

Ques:-Cryogenic engines find application in

Ans:-Space Rockets

Ques:-From where does Veeru propose to Basanti in Sholay ?

Ans:-Top of a water tank

Ques:- Who was the first commander-in-chief of the Kaurvas during Mahabharta ?

Ans:- Bhismpitamah

Ques:- Baba Barrbhag Singh Fair is held at Mairri in the Distt.

Ans:- Una

Ques:- The sequence of events during launching of a rocket is

Ans:- Burning of the fuel ; generation of gases; backward movement of gases and upward movement of the rocket

Ques:- If you wanted to lighten your hair at home, what is the active ingredient in the dye preparation that will lighten your hair ?

Ans:- Hydrogen Peroxide

Ques:- The richest source of proteins.

Ans:- Soyabean

Ques:- Fish liver oil is the rich source of-

Ans:- Vitamin A

Ques:- Which is the largest ocean in the world that covers 2/3 of the total geographical area of the earth ?

Ans:- Pacific Ocean

Ques:- Mainland India and Srilanka are separated by

Ans:- Palk Strait

Ques:- Which valley of H.P. is known as the Valley of Honey and Milk ?

Ans:- Chamba Valley

Ques:- Pahari Paintings can be broadly classified as

Ans:- Miniature paintings, Wall paintings and Manuscripts.

Ques:- The ruler of chamba state, who was the first to adopt the title of ‘Varman’ ?

Ans:- Aditya

Ques:- Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology is located at

Ans:- Dehradun

Ques:- Filaria is caused by

Ans:- Wuchereria bancrofti

Ques:- Causative agent of Malaria is a

Ans:- Protozoan

Ques:-Name two waterborne diseases

Ans:-Cholera and Typhoid (caused by Bacteria)

Ques:-All enzymes are

Ans:- Proteins

Ques:-During the first war of independence in 1857 A.D. the Chamba ruler Sri Singh was loyal to the British Government and sent troops to Dalhouseie under his Wazir

Ans:-Mian Awtar Singh

Ques:-Snake bite first of all affects

Ans:-Narvous System

Ques:-The ‘Pasteur Instituate’ founded in 1900 A.D. by Sir David Semple, is the oldest in India, producing anti-Rabies vaccines and also treating sufferers of dog bite, is located at

Ans:-Kasauli (Distt. Solan)

Ques:-Complete shedding of feathres by the birds is known as

Ans:-Molting or Ecdysis

Ques:-Among the Alpha, Beta, Gamma & X-Rays which one has the highest Penetration Power ?

Ans:-Gamma rays

Ques:- In a Nuclear Reactor the function of the Moderator to

Ans:- Slow down the speed of Neutrons

Ques:- Youngone of Hare is called

Ans:- Leverete

Ques:- Asia’s largest Residential University which is located in India is

Ans:- Banaras Hindu University

Ques:- Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary is located at

Ans:- Idduki (Kerala)

Ques:- Most effective colour combination for a Sun umbrella is

Ans:- White on the outer surface and black on the inner surface

Ques:- Arrange the VitarninesA, D,E and K in the increasing order of their requirement in the human body ?

Ans:- Vit K <Vit E < Vit D < Vit A

Ques:- Jataks are the fables about the different births of

Ans:- Lord Buddha

Ques:- The Mass-Energy equivalence (E=MC 2) is the consequence of Einstein’s theory of

Ans:- Special Relativity (1905 A.D.)

Ques:- The secretary – General of Lok Sabha, who is chief of its Secretariat, is appointed by

Ans:- The Speaker of Lok Sabha

Ques;- Who was the first TRYSEM stands for

Ans:- Training Rural Youth for Self Employment

Ques:- Who was the first women president of a country ?

Ans:- Maria Estela Person (Argentina)

Ques:- The lady known as “The Grand Old Lady of the Indian National Movement” is

Ans:- Aruna Asaf Ali

Ques:- Guru Nanak Dev Power Project is located in

Ans:- Punjab

Ques;- Who was known as Gurudev

Ans:- Rabindra Nath Tagore

Ques:-Nursery of Grapes is called

Ans:- Vitiary

Ques:- The forest which shed their leaves during the dry season are known as

Ans:- Tropical Deciduous forests

Ques:- “Saptashwa” in Hindu Mythology is the Charriot of

Ans:-The Lord Sun

Ques:- Who is the God of the sun and brother Varuna ?

Ans:- Mitra

Ques:- Among colour blindness, Jaundice, Malaria and Cancer which one is a Hereditary disease ?

Ans:- Colour Blindness

Ques:- In 1961, which European statesman become the first & so far only person to win the Nobel Peace Prize Posthumously ?

Ans:- Dag Hammarskjold

Ques:- Which force binds the neutrons and protons inside the nucleus at an atom ?

Ans:- Magnetic force

Ques:- In a refrigerator the cooling is caused by the

Ans:- Evaporation of the compressed refrigerant eg. Ammonia, Freon, Carbondioxide

Ques:- Late. Sanjeev Kumar played nine different roles in which movie ?

Ans:- Naya Din Nayee Raat

Ques:- Who presented the Golden house over the holy flame in the Jawalamukhi Temple ?

Ans:- Akbar

Ques:- The statue of “Vairochana” (Dhayan Budha) is the main feature of

Ans:-Dhankar Monastery

Ques:- Gondhla Castle built in 1700 A.D. by Raja of Kullu Man Singh is located on the right bank of the river Chandra in

Ans:- Distt. Lahaul-Spiti

Ques:- The capital of Harshvardhna’s Kingdom was located at

Ans:-  Kannauj

Ques:- Who wrote the book ‘Bisarjan’ ?

Ans:- Rabindra Nath Tagore

Ques:- In district kinnaur the popularly called ‘Ghanti’ is a type of

Ans:- Wine

Ques:- Who is supposed to have given the Ancient Hindu Law ?

Ans:- Manu

Ques:- In 1925 A.D., who was the founder of Rashtriya Swany Sewak Sangh (R.S.S.) ?

Ans:- Dr. Keshav Rao Hedegawar

Ques:- Optic fibers are mainly used for

Ans:- Communication

Ques:- Mesons are found in

Ans:- Cosmic rays

Ques:- The dark lines in the solar spectrum are due to

Ans:- Absorption of corresponding wavelengths by the outer layers of the sun.

Ques:- Which law is explained by the statement that “energy can neither be created nor destroyed” ?

Ans:- Law of Conservation of Energy

Ques:- To achieve high value of rocket velocity, one must have

Ans:- High Exhaust velocity & higher loss of mass during propulsion

Ques:- Aviation fuel for jet aeroplanes consists of purified

Ans:- Kerosene

Ques:- Recoil of a gun is an example of

Ans:- Conservation of linear momentum

Ques:- The combination of foods providing protein quality nearest to that of meat is

Ans:- Sprouted gram & groundnuts

Ques:- Sugar syrup is used for the preservation of fruits because it

Ans:- Drains moisture to inhibit growth of microorganisms

Ques:- The formation of pot holes in river beds is an example of

Ans:- Corrosion

Ques:- Who was the last ruler of the Mughal dynasty ?

Ans:- Bahadur Shah Zafar

Ques:- “Natraja” is a dancing posture of

Ans:- Lord Shiva

Ques:- A fresh egg sinks in pure water, whereas it floats in saturated salty water. This is due to

Ans:- Higher density of salty water

Ques:- Who discovered “Victoria Falls” ?

Ans:- Dr. David Livingstone

Ques:- Which foreign influence is seen in the rock-cut architecture of India ?

Ans:- Persian

Ques:- Which city in India has built a 15.8m high “GandhiStupa” dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi ?

Ans:- Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

Ques:- “Janji” or “Jani” is type of marrige prevalent among Pangwala means

Ans:- Superior Marriage

Ques:- The purpose of Mohammad Ghazni’s attack on India was

Ans:- To plunder the wealth of India

Ques:- Who was the God of Fertility, Wealth and Cattle ?

Ans:- Pushan

Ques:- What observation are made when the subject speaks untruth while being tested by the polygraph instrument ?

Ans:- His blood pressure goes up & his pulse quickens

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