Download Himachal Pradesh Naib Tehsildar’s Question Paper
This test is held on 23 november, 2014.The desirable qualification of this test is knowledge of customs, manners and dialects of Himachal Pradesh & suitablity for appointment in the peculiar conditions prevailing in the pradesh. A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must have attained the age of 45 years.In this screening test of one paper of general knowledge consisting of 120 questions of multiple choice answers of two hours.
Himachal Pradesh Naib Tehsildar’s Examination 2014
Ques:- Which pass joints Kinnaur to Garhwai ?
Ques:- Between which two mountain ranges is Danwin valley of Bilaspur District of H.P.
Ans:- Dhar Bahadurpur and Dhar Bandla
Ques:- Who was ally of Shambar in his with the Aryan king, Divodas ?
Ques:- Which community has been mentioned by justice Tek Chand for its high sense of service, dignity and duty.
Ques:- Which figure is found on the coins of Kunindas ?
Ans:- Shiva with trigent
Ques:- Which tribe is living along chandra – Bhaga in Lahaul-Spiti District of Himachal Pradesh ?
Ques:- Who founded a state in the upper Ravi valley with Brahmapura as its capital around the middle of sixth century AD ?
Ans:- Maru Varman
Ques:- Which hill state was not founded by Rajput adventurers from the plains ?
Ans:- Rampur Bushahar
Ques:- Which scion of Dhameri Nupur was sent by Jahangir to capture Nagarkot fort who joined hill chief’s plundered the imperial territory and later on fied to Mau fort ?
Ans:- Suraj Mal
Ques:- Who led the campaign againest the Gurkhas in chopal, Jubbal Rawingarh areas ?
Ans:- James Baillie Fraser
Ques:- Which Raja of Kangra organized all the hill chief’s between Jammu and Kangra in 1588-89 against Akbar ?
Ans;- Bidhi Chand
Ques:- Which ruler of Kutlehr expelled the Sikhs from fort of Kotwalbah during the first Sikh war ?
Ans:- Narain Pal
Ques:- What is Dhattu ?
Ans:- A headwear of women in rural areas
Ques:- Who divided the dialects apoken in Bilaspur into six categories ?
Ans:- T. Graham Bailey
Ques:- When was chief commissioner replaced by lieutenant Governor in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- March, 1952
Ques:- Who was the first and the only Chairman of H.P. territorial council ?
Ans:- Thakur Karam Singh
Ques:- How long does the Shivratri fair at Mandi last ?
Ans:- Seven days
Ques:- What is the name of the Gaddan with whom Raja Sansar Chand of Kangra fell in love ?
Ques:- Which Raja of guler was great patron of art, particularly painting ?
Ans:- Goverdhan Chand
Ques;- Who built the Lakshmi Narain temple in Chamba town.
Ans:- Sahil Varman
Ques:- What is the new name of the first Mugal garden laid out by Babur in India which he had named as Aaram Bagh
Ans:- Ram Bagh
Ques:- Which committee has recommended single act for all central unversities in India ?
Ans:- A.N.Pathan Committee
Ques:- Where is Rong-Tong hydel project of 2 MW capacity ?
Ques;- Which organisation is opposing the order of the Himachal Pradesh high court of banning animal sacrifice at religious places ?
Ans:- Kullu Devi-Devata Kardar Sangh
Ques:- Where is horse breeding farm in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ans:- Lari in Lahul Spiti
Ques:- At which place in Himachal Pradesh has the government of India sanctioned a handloom cluster for which first instalment has already been realized ?
Ques:- Which is the nodal agency for the execution Urban infrastructure development scheme for small and medium towns in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ques:- At present how many panchayat samities are there in Himachal Pradesh ?
Ques:- In Himachal Pradesh where is disaster recovery centre for monitoring and control of unmanned 33 KV and above power sub-stations ?
Ans:- Paonta Sahib
Ques:- Which country is assisting in Swan river watershed management project Una ?
Ques:- What is the name of comprehensive integrated scheme for persons with disability which was launched by Himachal Pradesh Government in 2008-09 ?
Ques:- In which year was the directorate of Medical education, training and research established in Himachal Pradesh.
Ques:- To which country did David Haines who was recently beheaded by is belong ?
Ques:- Who is mark tully ?
Ans:- A British Journalist and Writer
Ques:- Which leader of Scottish National party is spearheading the demand for independence of scotland ?
Ans:- Alex Salmond
Ques:- Who is the author of not just an accountant ?
Ans:- Vinod Rai
Ques:- What does montreal protocol of 1987 deal with ?
Ques:- What is the name of the instituate whose 24 students were drowned in the Beas recently ?
Ans:- Vigyan Jyoti Instituate
Ques:- On the bank of which river is Sohni-Mahiwal point ?
Ques:- In which sector of Indo-Tibetan border is Chumar ?
Ans:- South-Eastern Ladakh
Ques:- Hoe much journey is involved for Earth to Mars ?
Ans:- 666 million kms
Ques:- Recently who spear- headed the debate on political and humanitarian situation in Kishmir in the British Parliament ?
Ans:- David Ward
Ques:- To which country does Massimiliano latorre accused of killing two Indian fishermen belong ?
Ques:- With which of the following is Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan associated ?
Ans:- Classical Vocal
Ques:- In which district J&K is sadhota village which was recently buried under debris ?
Ques:- What does volkar report deal with ?
Ans:- Role of Natwar Singh and his son in oil in exchange for food grains in Iraq
Ques:- Who was the first woman to reach Everest twice ?
Ans:- Santosh Yadav
Ques:- In which country halima, a woman of Indian origin, became the speaker of Parliament ?
Ques:- In which year did Arvind Kejriwal get the Magsaysay award ?
Ques:- What is the venue of 6th meeting of home ministers of the SAARC countries ?
Ques:- Which ancient work tries to impart instruction on different aspects of life through stories in which animals are the speakers ?
Ques:- Which ancient school of philosophy tries to reduce all existence to who fundamental categories purusa and Prakriti ?
Ques;- Which of the following is a vedanga ?
Ques:- Besides Nalanda, which was the other important university in Bihar during the ancient times ?
Ques:- Who was a pupil of Ramanuja ?
Ans:- Rama Nanda
Ques:- Which of the following saints belongs to Bengal ?
Ques:- What is the subject matter of Lilavati of Bhaskaracharya ?
Ques:- Who was the founder of Arya Samaj ?
Ans:- Swami Dayananda Saraswati
Ques:- At which place in Uttarakhand is mysterious lake called Rup Kund ?
Ques:- Who is the chairperson of national commission for Women ?
Ans:- Lalitha Kumarmangalam
Ques:- Who invented the Gravitation law ?
Ques:- What does Audiometer measure ?
Ans:- Intensity of sound
Ques:- Who invented telephone ?
Ans:- Alexander Graham Bell
Ques:- What are lines on a map, joining places with equal amount of pressure called ?
Ques:- Which is not renewable source of energy ?
Ques:- Who is known as father of Genetics ?
Ques:- Which movement of Gandhiji gave the slogan of Do or Do ?
Ans:- Quit India movement
Ques:- Who is the editor of Bahishkrit Bharat ?
Ans:- B.R. Ambedkar
Ques:- Who is founder the Kirti Kisan party ?
Ans:- Sohan Singh Josh
Ques:- When did Gandhiji return to India from South Africa ?
Ans:- January 09, 1915
Ques:- On which day in 1931 were Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev executed ?
Ans:- March 23
Ques:- In which year did Muslim league pass the Pakistan resolution ?
Ques:- When Gandhiji was asked in 1921 whether he would like to make any changes in the language of Hindi Swaraj written in 1909 he said he would like to change one word ? What was this ?
Ans:- His use of word prostituate for the British Parliament
Ques:- Which is the longest day in the northern hemisphere ?
Ans:- June 21
Ques:- Which is true about lunar eclipse ?
Ans:- It occurs only on a full moon day
Ques:- What does richter scale measure ?
Ques:- In which state is Chilka Lake ?
Ques:- Which tribal group is found in Manipur ?
Ques:- In which state of India is Pachmarchi ?
Ans:- Madhya Pradesh
Ques:- Who led the 1857 war of independence in Gwalior ?
Ans:- Tatya Tope
Ques:- In which year did Gandhiji set up Harijan Sevak Sangh ?
Ques:- Which o9f the following reduced the age for entry into ICS from 21 to 19 years ?
Ans:- Lord Lytton
Ques:- When was the capital of India shifted from Calcutta to Delhi ?
Ques:- Under which act provision was made for the first time for the election of some non- official members in the central and povincial legislative councials ?
Ans:- Indian councils Act, 1892
Ques:- What is the name of the journal in which Balgangadhar Tilk wrote an article for which he was put on trial in 1908.
Ques:- Which elite group of Muslims organized the shimla deputation to Lord Minto in october 1906 pleading for separate electorates ?
Ans:- Dacca Group
Ques:- At which session did the Congress party for the first time demanded Swaraj Swashasan ?
Ques:- In which conspiracy case was V.D. Savarkar deported in october 1910 ?
Ans:- Nasik Conspiracy case
Ques:- What was the periodicity of publication of gadar ?
Ques:- When did Madan Malaviya leave the Swaraj Party ?
Ques:- When was all India workers and peasants party set up ?
Ques:- Which state of India is situated on border of Afghanistan ?
Ans:-J & K
Ques:- Which state of India has the longest coastline ?
Ques:- What is the approximate number of big and small islands in Andaman and Nicobar group of Islands ?
Ques:- Which river’s source is verinag ?
Ques:- Which of the following cities is on the bank of Chambal river ?
Ques:- In which state is Kaziranga Tigar reserve ?
Ques:- By what name is shifting cultivation called in Kerala ?
Ans:- Ponam Krishi
Ques:- Where is the headquarters of central railway ?
Ques:- What is the state tree of Karnataka ?
Ques:- What is the femal literacy rate in India ?
Ans:- 65.46 percent
Ques:- From where has the constituation of India borrowed the idea of concurrent list ?
Ques:- What term is used for the presidential power of substituting one from of punishment by another of a lighter from ?
Ques:- Which Vice – President of India had the longest tenure ?
Ans:- Dr. S.Radhakrishan
Ques;- Who was Deputy Prime Minister of India during 1989-91 ?
Ans:- Devi Lal
Ques:- What is the total number of members in the public accounts committee in India ?
Ques:- Where is the Seat of Chhattisgarh high court ?
Ques:- Which commission proposed that the appointment of Governor of State should be done by a committee consisting of the Prime Minister, home Minister, Lok Sabha speaker and the Chief Minister of the concerned state ?
Ans:- Punchhi Commission
Ques:- What term is used for the estimate of sdvance payment to the government to carry on its work till the passing of the Appropriation Bill ?
Ans:- Vote on Account
Ques:- Which is included in the Teriary sector of Indian Economy ?
Ques:- What is the proposed growth target in Draft approach to the twelfth five year plan ?
Ans:- 8 percent
Ques:- In which five year plan was the idea of inclusive development first emphasized ?
Ques:- What is minimum number of households having poorly built tenements with inadequate sanitary and drinking water facilities and unhygienic conditions to be termed as slums as per the new definition of 2011 ?
Ques:- When was Mid – day meal scheme launched in India in Primary Schools ?
Ques:- When was the special Zone Act passed in India ?
Ques:- Where is the headquarters of the reserve bank of India ?
Ques:- Which private sector bank was set up in 1985 ?
Ans:- Kotak Mahindra
Ques:- In which year was Rushtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana Launched in India ?
Ques:- Who is the chairman of thirteenth finance commission ?
Ans:- Vijay L. Kelkar
Scheme Of Examination
The number of candidates to be called for (Main) written examination will be 20 25 times of the total number of the vacencies. The candidates having been declared qualified in the screening test will be entitled for admission to the (Main) written examination consisting of four papers.
-There shall be the following subjects for the (Main) examination for the direct recruits i.e. “A”class Naib Tehsildar candidates :-
- G.K. & Current Affairs =100 marks
- General English = 50 marks
- English Essay = 50 marks
- Hindi = 50 marks
- Viva – Voce = 40 marks