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This paper held on 10 Dec, 2011.For appearing of this test candidate must be knowledge of customs, manners and dialects of Himachal Pradesh and suitability for appointment in the peculiar conditions prevailing in the state of Himachal Pradesh.A candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Science or Engineering from a recognised University with atlest having one of the following subjects :
Agriculture,Botany,Chemistry,ComputerApplication/Science,Engineering(Agriculture/Chemistry/Civil/Computer/Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical),Environmental Science, Forestry, Geology, Horticulture, Mathematice, Physics, Veterinary Science, Zoology.
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Ques:- After whom is Gobind Sagar lake named ?
Ans:- Guru Gobind Singh
Ques:- By what name was the princely state of Bilaspur known ?
Ques:- Which president of India decided to convert Rashtrapati Niwas Shimla into Indian Instituate of Advanced Studies ?
Ans:- Dr. S. Radhakrishnan
Ques:- In which district of Himachal Pradesh is Chanertal lake located ?
Ques:- Where is Bhuri Singh Museum ?
Ques:- Which region of Himachal Pradesh was Known as Trigart in ancient times ?
Ques:- Who introduced the cultivation of apple in Kullu Vally ?
Ques:- With which agitation is the name of Vaidya Surat Singh associated ?
Ans:- Pajhota agitation
Ques:- Which Katoach rule built Kangra Fort ?
Ans:- Susharma Chand
Ques:- Which hydel project in Himachal Pradesh has the highest generation capacity ?
Ans:- Parbati Project
Ques:- In Himachal Pradesh who issue the Kisan Credit Cards ?
Ans:- Public Sector Banks
Ques:- Which district of Himachal Pradesh has the lowest percentage of forest area in relation to its geographical area ?
Ans:- Lahaul –Spiti
Ques:- What is the literal meaning of Minjar ?
Ans:- Maize Flower
Ques:- After the Kangra fort was ceded to Maharaja Ranjit Singh ,which town became the capital of territories ruled by Raja Sansar Chand ?
Ans:- Sujanpur Tira
Ques:- With which Muslim ruler is the name of Sikandra Dhar associated ?
Ans:- Sikander Lodhi
Ques:- What was the name of river Ravi during Vedic times ?
Ques:- In which city of Himachal Pradesh did A.O. Hume decide to form the Indian National Congress ?
Ques:- What is Nicolas Roerich Known for ?
Ans:- He paionted some 7000 canvasses on Himalayas
Ques:- Where did Guru Gobind Singh write his Dasam Granth ?
Ans:- Paonta Sahib
Ques:- Which pass join outer and inner Seraj ?
Ans:- Jalori Pass
Write short notes on any four of the following
- Threat to Himalayan Diversity.
- Cross-border terrorism.
- Right to Information.
- Impact of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Gurantee Act (MGNREGA) on the life of rural people.
- Role of money in elections.
Comment on the following (in about 75 words each ):
- According to Gandhiji swaraj at individual level is a necessary condition for attaining political swaraj.
- Gandhiji’s criticism of western civilization as satanic civilization.
Explain the following in about 150 words each :
- Prospects and problems of making Himachal Pradesh a carbon-free state.
- Diversification of agriculture in Himachal Pradesh.
Answer the following question serially in your answer book :
Ques:- Which indigenously built light combat aircraft is going to replace Mig-21 in the India Air Force ?
Ques:- Which was the mascot of 2010 commonwealth Games ?
Ques:- Which day is observed as Pravasi Bhartiya Divas ?
Ans:- 9th January
Ques:- Where is Effel Tower /
Ans:- Paris, France
Ques:-What was the venue of 2010 Asian Games /
Ans:- Guanzhou, China
Ques:- Which Union Territory of India consist of four district each of which is geographically separate from the other ?
Ques:- Which Dada Saheb Phalke award given for ?
Ques:- Which amendment of the Indian constitution made right to Education a fundamental right ?
Ans:- 86th Amendment,2002
Ques:- At what venue did Sachin Tendulkar score his 50th test century ?
Ans:- Centurian (South Africa)
Ques:- With which game is Somdev Varman associated ?
Ans:- Lawn Tennis
Ques:- Who is the founder of Praja Rajyam Party ?
Ques:- Which dynasty did Chandraguta Maurya overthrow in order to establish his rule over Magadha ?
Ans:- Nanda Dynasty
Ques:- There are two major sects of Buddhists. One is Mahayana. Which is the other ?
Ques:- What are the 24 founders of Jainism called /
Ques:- Where is Takht Hazoor Saheb ?
Ans:- Naned, Maharashtra
Ques:- Who is chief architect of ‘in vitro fertilisation’ technique ?
Ans:- Robert Edward
Ques:- What is thereligious significance of Ajmer ?
Ans:- Khwaza Moinudin Chisti’s Dargah
Ques:- With what discipline is Varahamihira associated ?
Ans:- Astronomer & Mathematician
Ques:- In which year was Muslim League founded ?
Ans:- 1906 A.D.
Ques:- Who is the author of Discovery of India ?
Ans:- J.L. Nehru
Write the full form of any five of the following abbreviations
- MRI (2) HPMC (3) TRAI (4) ULFA (5) DNA (6) AFSPA (7) BKU (8) PGIMER (9) JNNURM (10) DRDO
Explain any five of the following :
- Hamas (2) Nanhi Chhan (3) Salwa Judum (4) Smart Card Scheme of HRTC (5) Kishori Shakti Yojana (6) Organic farming (7) Consumer Price Index Number (8) Per capita income (9) Aadhaar (10) e-governance
Express your views on any four of the following :
- Direct Election of Panchayat presidents
- Increasing incidence of scams
- Special Economic Zones (SEZs)
- Impact of Cement Plants on environment
- Right to food Security.
Compulsory Papers :-
(1). General Knowledge 100 Marks (2) General English 100 Marks (3) Hindi 100 Marks (4) Optional Paper – 1 200 Marks