Download Sub-Inspector’s Exam 2010 Screening Solved Paper
This paper of Himachal Pradesh Police Sub-Inspector’s Exam held on 3 June, 2010.For appearing of this exam candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 26 years.The Preliminary Objective examination of qualifying nature consisting of General Knowledge, Everyday Science, General English, General Hindi and Current affairs.
Download Solved Screening Test Paper Himachal Pradesh Police Sub-Inspector’s Exam 2010
Ques;- In India Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) has been replaced by
Ans:- Foreign Management Act
Ques:- Economist………………..a Noble Laureate and winner of the National Medal of Science, died in Cambridge, USA on December 13, 2009 Who is he ?
Ans:- Paul A. Samuelson
Ques:- IEX and PXIL are ;
Ans;- Two Power Exchanges working in India
Ques:- …………………,on December 27, 2009, won the 38th Senior National Men’s Handball Championship, dethroning Services in the final in Kolkata.
Ques:- Who is the first Indian Woman to win a Asian games Gold in 400 m run ?
Ans:- Kamaljit Sandhu
Ques:- Which company has launched “World Ahead” Programme in various parts of India including Meghalaya in north East recently ?
Ques:-Wankhede stadium is stadium is situated in
Ques:- The most important divinity in Rig Veda is
Ques:- Aurangzeb, the Mughal ruler murdered the Sikh Guru
Ans:- Guru Teg Bahadur
Ques:- Kautilya’s Arthashashastra’ mainly deals with which aspect of the Mauryan period ?
Ans:- Economic system
Ques:- Indian Mirror – the first daily paper in English was published by
Ans:-Devendra Nath Tagore
Ques:-Which periodical was published by Mahatma Gandhi during his stay in South Africa ?
Ans:- Indian Opinion
Ques:- Which newspaper was Launched by Motilal Nehru ?
Ans:- The Independent
Ques:- During whose reign, the Jama Masjid at Delhi was constructed ?
Ans:-Shah Jahan (1628-58 AD)
Ques:- The 16th Summit of SAARC, 2010 was held at
Ques:- Fish can survive in frozen lake because
Ans:- Water near the bottom does not freeze
Ques:-Who described the revolt of 1857 a ‘First War of Independence’?
Ques:- Which dynasty minted coins made of Lead ?
Ans:- Satavahanas (60 B.C.-225 A.D.)
Ques:- Boiling point of water in the Fahrenheit scale is
Ans:- 212 degree
Ques:- Where did the Mopalla Revolt of 1921 take place ?
Ans:- Malabar, Kerala
Ques:- In which order (first-last) Europeans came to India for carrying on trade ?
Ques:- Why was the Swaraj Party (in 1923 A.D.) established ?
Ans:- Because of schism in the congress
Ques:- Put in correct chronological sequence the sucessors of Shivaji
Ans:- Shivaji (1674 – 1680 AD),
Sambhaji (1680 – 1689 AD)
Rajaram (1689 – 1700 AD)
Tara Bai (1700 – 1707 AD)
Shahu (1707 – 1749 AD )
Ques:- Who was the founder of Indian National Congress ?
Ans:- A.O. Hume
Ques:- Who is the author of the book ‘Freedom from Fear’ ?
Ans:- Aung San Suu Kyi
Ques:- Who is the author of “A Passage to England’ ?
Ans:- Nirad C.Chaudhary
Ques:- What is the interval between two ‘Maha Kumbh’ Melas at the same place ?
Ans:- 12 years
Ques:- Which country is associated with the Magsaysay Awards (estd. In 1957)
Ques:- The blank rate means
Ans:- Rate at which R4BI purchases or rediscounts bills of exchange of commercial banks
Ques:- “The Vedas contain all the truth”, was interpreted by
Ans:- Swami Dayanand
Ques:- Kathak is a classical dance of
Ans:- North India
Ques:- The word ‘Satyameva Jayate’ in the State Emblem of India have been adopted from
Ans:- Mundaka Upnishad
Ques:- Who wrote the line “ A thing of beauty is a joy forever”?
Ans:- John Keats
Ques:- Bharat Kala Bhawan Museum is situated in
Ans:- Varanasi, U.P.
Ques:- With which musical instrument is Shiv Kumar Sharma associated ?
Ques:- Hari Prashad Chaurasia is an exponent of
Ques:- Kuchipudi is a classical dance form of
Ans:- Andhra Pradesh
Ques:- Which party has won the parliamentary elections in Srilanka recently ?
Ans:- United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA)
Ques:- With which game is Bully associated ?
Ques:- Arjuna Award (in Sports) was introduced in
Ques:- Central Research instituate (CRI) is located at
Ans:- Kasauli, Distt. Solan
Ques:- With which game is ‘Dummy’ and ‘Doubleton’ associated ?
Ques;- Thomas cup, Yonex cup, uber cup are associated with
Ques:- Who has won an Olympic Medal in in individual event for4 the first time for India ?
Ques:- Which river of Africa cuts the Tropic of Capricorn twice ?
Ques:- Who was the President of India during the National Emergency of 1975 ?
Ans:- Dr. Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Ques:- Which lake is the source of the Nile river ?
Ques:- Which antibiotic drug used extensively to treat cattle in India is found to be the main culprit of vanishing 99% population of India VulturES ?
Ques;- What source of electric energy in an artificial satellite ?
Ans:- Solar cells
Ques:- What is click jacking ?
Ans:- A maliscious technique oftricking web users into revealing confidential information
Ques:- Prithvi is a
Ans:- Surface to surface missile
Ques:- Who invented laws of electrolysis ?
Ans:- Michael Faraday
Ques;- When a green leaf is seen in red light, its colour will be
Ques:- REFRIGERATORS KEEP FOOD UNSPOILED BECAUSE
Ans:- At its low temperature, becteria and moulds are inactive
Ques:- An oil tanker is partially filled with oil and moves forward on a level with uniform acceleration. The free surface of oil then
Ans:- is inclined to the horizontal with a larger depth at the rear end
Ques:- Water boils at a lower temperature on the hills because
Ans:- There is a decrease in air pressure on hills
Ques:-BPO is an abbreviation for
Ans;- Business Process Outsourcing
Ques:- Which is the largest tea producing country in the world ?
Ques:- Port D iamond is located in
Ans:- South Africa
Ques:- The chairman of the 12th Finance Commission was
Ques:- Which religion has largest followers in the world ?
Ques:- The correct order of countries as per population(more to less) is
Ques:- The smallest continent in the world is
Ques:- What is the report on the Babri demolition called ?
Ans:- Liberhan Report
Ques:- ‘To the last Bullet’ – to which hero’s memory has the book been recently LKaunched (written by Vineta Kamte & Vineta Deshmukh) ?
Ans:- Ashok Kamte
Ques:- Hollywood actress……………noted foir her roles in movies like ‘The White Hotel’ and ‘Clueless, died in Los Angeles after suffering a cardiac arrest on December 20, 2009. Who was she ?
Ans:- Brittany Murphy
Ques:- Who is the chairperson of National Commission for Women ?
Ans:- Girija Vyas
Ques:- Who was chosen for Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament & Development in November, 2009 ?
Ans:- Sheikh Hasina
Ques:- What is the International Equipment Machine Number ?
Ans:- It is the unique identification number given to each mobile by its manufacturer
Ques:- Union Government’s ambitious Unique Identification Project has been remaned as
Ques:- Sunderbans Biosphere Reserve included in the World List of Biosphere Reserves by UNESCO is located in
Ans:- West Bengal
Ques:- Hamas is a militant organization fighting against which Country?
Ques:- The RBI issues currency notes under the
Ans:- Fixed minimum reserve system
Ques:- Which woman cricketer has become the highest individual scorer in an innings in Tests ?
Ans:- Kiran Baloch (Pakistan)
Ques:- What will be the Mascot of Cricket World Cup 2011 ?
Ans:- Stumpy (an Elephant)
Ques:- Which nation at present has the highest number of Cheetah in the world ?
Ques:- Which State has the highest population density as per census 2001 /
Ans:- West Bengal
Ques:- The Gandhara School of Art was influenced mostly by the
Ques:- The ‘Planning Commission of India’ was provided by
Ans;- A resolution of the Union cabinet
Ques:- The President can make laws through ordinances
Ans:- Dureing the recess of Parliament
Ques:- Which is the basic characterstics of the Parliamentary System of Government ?
Ans:- Co-existence of head of the State and Government
Ques:- How many items are contained in the Union List ?
Ques:- Provincial Autonomy was a significant feature of
Ans:- The Government of India Act, 1935
Ques:- Hosni Mubarak, Egyptian President, has been the President of his country since
Ans:- October 14, 1981
Ques:- What is the qualifying age for a citizen to contest in the elections to Panchayats ? It is not less than :
Ans:- 21 years
Ques;- Public Accounts Committee consists of
Ans:- 15 members from Lok Sabha & 7 from Rajya Sabha
Ques:- A Money Bill in the Parliament can be introduced only with the recommendations of the
Ans:- President [under article 117 (1)]
Ques:- Right to information Act was passed in the year
Ques:- The Meenakshi temple at Madurai is the monument of
Ques:- Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of National Commission for Farmers ?
Ans:- Dr. M.S. Swaminathan
Ques:- Sunlight reaches on the Earth in
Ans:- 500 seconds
Ques:- National School of Drama was setup by the Sangeet Natak Akademi in the year
Ques;- The Lingaraja Temple built during the medieval period is at
Ques:- Annapurna Mountain peak (8,091 m) is located in
Ques;- ‘Bottle neck inflation’ means
Ans:- Formation of fold mountains rise in prices without increase in aggregate demand
Ques;- The number of members of the ‘European Union’ is
Ques:- What is the name of the currency of Belgium ?
Ques:- Majuli-the largest river Island in the world is located on the river
Ans:- Brahmaputra (in Assam)
Ques:- Silent Valley National Park is located in
Ans :- Kerala
Ques:- Ayodhya is situated on the bank of river
Ques:- Major source of power in India is
Ans:- Thermal power
Ques:- Which sector was given highest priority in annual plan (2010-11) of H.P.?
Ans:- Social Sector
Ques:- The vital constituent of blood that helps in clotting is
Ques:- Mwai Kibaki is the new president of
Ques:- Who gave the ‘Theory of National Selection’ ?
Ans:- Charles Darwin (in 1959)
Ques:- Plaster of Paris is made from
Ques:- Chemical Name of research development explosive (RDX) is
Ques:- Who invented the video tape ?
Ans:- Charles Ginsberg
Ques;- In the context of Indian wildlife, the flying fox is a
Ques:- Fahien, the Chinese traveller, visited India (412 A.D.) during the rule of which Gupta king ?
Ans:- Chandra Gupta-II
Ques:- Which are the Financial Committees of Parliament in India ?
Ans:- Public Accounts Committee, Estimates Committee & Public Undertakings Committee
Ques;- Which is the longest river of South India /
Ques:- The cause of forming Tsunami is
Ques:- Who wrote the book ‘The God of Small Things’?
Ans:- Arundhati Roy
Ques:- Admiral Gorashchov Aircraft Carrier Rafit Project is an agreement between India and
Ques:- Which State of India has the highest sex-ratio (Females 1058/100)?
Ques:- In which year Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) was founded ?
Ques:- Agha Khan Cup is related to
Ques:-The full form ECS, which is used in Banking , is
Ans:- Electronic Clearing Service
Ques:- Which crop occupies the most area of cultivation in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ques:- The old name of Nurpur is
Ques:- Which is the birthplace of Yashwant Singh Parmar ?
Ans:- Bagthan, Sirmour
Ques:- Shanan Electricity project, situated at Jogindernagar is managed by
Ans:- Punjab State Electricity Board
Ques:- When did the cases of Dhami shootout occur ?
Ans:- July16, 1939
Ques:- When did Himachal Pradesh become Union Territory under Lt. Governor ?
Ans:- November1, 1956
Ques:- On January 25, 1971, Himachal Pradesh becomes the ……………State of India.
Ques:- Under new delimitation, number of legislative constituencies in Kangra, Mandi, Kullu and Hamirpur districts are respectively
Ques:- The amount for annual Plan 2010-2011 of Himachal Pradesh is
Ans:- Rs. 3000 Crore
Ques:- Till now Himachal Pradesh harnessed how much hydel power capacity ?
Ans:- 6913 MW
Ques:- “Chatrari Yatra” is related with the district
Ques:- Which Pass connets Lahual Valley with Spiti Valley ?
Ans:- Kunzum la (4551 m)
Ques:- Thye Mountaineering Instituate in Himachal Pradesh is situated at
Ques:- Out of Sirmour, Solan, Bilaspur, Kangra the boundary of which district do not touch with the State of Punjab ?
Ques:- The state Bird of Himachal Pradesh is
Ans:- Jujurana (Western Tragopan)
Ques:- What is the Share of Himachal Pradesh in Nathpa Jhakari Project ?
Ans:- 25 %
Ques:- As per Census, 2001 the most backward district of Himachal Pradesh is established ?
Ques:- Which metal is used for Galvanization ?
Ques:- What is the objective of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act ?
Ans:- To provide 100 days employment in rural areas.