Download Solved Exam Paper Himachal Pradesh Range Officer’s
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Minimum Educational Qualifications :-A candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in Science or Engineering from a recognised University with atleast having one of the following subjects :-Agriculture, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Application / Science, Engineering (Agriculture / Chemistry/ Civil/Computer / Electrical / Electronics / Mechanical), Environmental science, Forestry, Geology, Horticulture, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Veterinary Science, Zoology.
Solved Important Questions previous Year H.P. Forest Range Officer’s
Ques:- What is the approximate height of Chander Tal Lake situated in Lahaul – Spiti. ?
Ans:- 4270 Mtrs
Ques:- Who was the first Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court ?
Ans:- Justice M.H. Begh
Ques:- On which river Baglihar Hydro- Electric Project (450 MW) Proposed to be built.
Ans:- Chenab river
Ques:- When was the present Mandi District formed ?
Ans:- 15 April 1948
Ques:- Who conceived the idea of Nalwari Fair of Bilaspur in 1889 A.D. ?
Ans:- W. Goldstein
Ques:- Who is the Chancellor of Himachal Pradesh Agriculture University at Palampur ?
Ans:- Dr. V.S.Kokje (The Governor of Himachal Pradesh)
Ques:- What is the average life expectancy in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- 67 years
Ques:- Who wrote the book “Himalayan Circuit” ?
Ans:- G.D. Khosla
Ques:-The instrument used for measuring optical activity is
Ques:- Which mountain range separates Lahaul – Spiti & Kinnaur from Tibet ?
Ans:- Zanskar Range
Ques:- Nikolai Roerich (Also known as Maharishi) painted nearly 7000 canvases on the Himalayas. To which country did he belong ?
Ques:- Who was crowned Miss World 2006 ?
Ans:- Tatana Kucharova
Ques:- Where is the only temple of Rishi Lomushri located in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- Rewalsar (Distt.Mandi)
Ques:- Which is the smallest Dam in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- Pandoh (Distt. Mandi)
Ques:- Which district of Himachal Pradesh has lowest population ?
Ans:- Lahaul- Spiti
Ques:- A gentleman from Himachal Pradesh has set the world record of fastest and most accurate typing. Who is he ?
Ans:- Rajender Singh
Ques:- Who was the dhief Counsellor of The Aryan King Divodas ?
Ques:- When was the I.A.S. cadder sanctioned for Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- 1971 A.D.
Ques:- In whose reign did Basohli School of painting come into prominence ?
Ans:- Raja Kripal Pal (1678 – 1694 A.D)
Ques:- Who established the state of Hindur (Nalagarh) in 1000 A.D ?
Ans:- Raja Ajay Chand
Ques:- Who was the Lt. Governor of Himachal Pradesh between 1955 – 1963 ?
Ans:- Sh. Bajrang Bahadur Singh
Ques:- When did Dr. Y.S. Parmar become the chief Minister in Himachal Pradesh for the first time ?
Ans:- 24 March 1952
Ques:- In which District of Himachal Pradesh is ‘Ukhyang ‘ or ‘Phulech’ festival celebrated ?
Ques:- In which district is Mani Mahesh Lake located ?
Ques:- Who is the local deity of Rampur Valley ( Bushahr State in Shimla Distt. ) ?
Ans:- Badri Narayan of Kamroo
Ques:- Where is Gaj Hydro project located in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- Shahpur (Kangra)
Ques:-Which city in Himachal Pradesh is also known as ‘ Chhoti Kashi’?
Ques:- Where is India’s biggest Wild life Sanctuary for Gir Lions ?
Ques:- Which country is also known as “The land of the Mid Night Sun” ?
Ques:- What is ‘Nine O Nine’ ?
Ans:- A collection of short stories written by Nandita Puri
Ques:- Which acid is found in the digestive juices in human body ?
Ans:- Hydrochloric acid (HCL)
Ques:- Who has written “ Two lives” ?
Ans:- Vikram Seth
Ques:- What is Ornithology ?
Ans:- Study of Birds
Ques:- When did Mahatma Gandhi start his Non- Violence movement (Satyagraha) against the British ?
Ans:- 1917 (Champaran Satyagraha)
Ques:- When was the Indian Airlines IC-814 Flight( from Kathmandu to New Delhi) hijacked to Kandhar ?
Ans:- 25 December 1999
Ques:- When was Bhagat Singh, the Great Matyr, put to the gallows ?
Ans:- March 23, 1931
Ques:- With which is the term “epicentre” associated ?
Ques:- What is the chemical name of Vinegar ?
Ans:- Acetic Acid (Ethanoic Acid)
Ques:- Who wrote the American Declaration of Indepandence ?
Ans:- Thomas Jefferson
Ques:- With which kind of dance is Birju Maharaj associated ?
Ques:- Who is the first persons without legs to scale the Mount Everest (8848 MTRS.) ?
Ans:- Mark Inglish
Ques:- What is the parliament of Japan called ?
Ques:- When did Guru Gobind Singh create the “Khalsa”?
Ans;- April 13, 1699
Ques:- Who was the first recipient of Param Vir Chakra ?
Ans:- Major Somnath Sharma
Ques:- What is the chemical name of baking soda ?
Ans:- Sodium bicarbonate
Ques:- who was known as “Frontier Gandhi”?
Ans:- Khan Abdul Gaffur Khan
Ques:- The fish respires through
Ques:- Who is the first speaker of Lok Sabha ?
Ans:- G.V .Malvankar
Ques:- In how many fields Nobel Prize is awarded annually ?
Ans:- Six (Literature, Physiology, Physics, Chemistry, Peace, Economics)
Ques:- Who wrote “In the line of fire” ?
Ques:- Which ocean lies between Africa & Australia ?
Ans:- Indian Ocean
Ques:- Non- stick kitchenware is coated with
Ques:- The Headquarter of SAARC (established on December 8, 1985) is located at
Ans:- Kathmandu (Nepal)
Ques:- The Japanese Art of Flower arrangement is called
Ques:- The capital of Finland
Ques:- When was the planning commission of India established ?
Ans:- March 15, 1950
Ques:- Who was the Finance Minister in the Interim Government in India in 1946 ?
Ans:- Liyakat Ali Khan
Ques:- Write about 150 words on any two of the following :
- What is the different between a “ Mole “ and “Spy” ?
- The role of SAARC in promoting peace in South Asia ?
- Mahatma Gandhi’s Fight against Apartheid in South Africa ?
- In which field is China the greatest Military rival ofUS ?
- Protection & Preservation of forests in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ques:- Write about 150 words on any two of the following :
- What is the role of Judiciary in India ?
- What is VAT ?
- What are the India’s Achievements in the field of sports ?
- What are the Civilian awards in India ?
- How is the Prime Minister of India elected ?
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