G.K.Q 1

1.. MISA was passed in

A. 1950                   C. 1970
B. 1963                    D. 1971

2. Prime Minister of India is

A. the leader of the Rajya Sabba
B. the leader of the Lok Sabha
C. the leader of the masses
D. none of them

3. The retirement age of a Supreme Court Judge is

A. 60 years
B. 64 years
C. 62 years
D. 65 years

4. Which of the following languages is not included in the Eighth Schedule of the Indian Constitution?

A. Urdu                                   C. English
B. Sanskrit                             D. Sindhi

5. In which conference, in the year 1944, the Justice Party was reorganised into Dravidar Kazhagam?

A. Madras
B. Kancheepuram
C. Madurai
D. Salem

6. Which model is the base for the First Five-Year Plan?

A. Lewis model
B. Mahalanobis model
C. Harrod-Doman model
D. Keynesian model

7. The Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission

A. is the Prime Minister
B. is the Planning Minister
C. holds the rank of a CabinetMinister
D. is an economist of repute.

8. The headquarters of World Health Organisation is located at

A. Geneva                                                      C. New York
B. Washington                                             D. London

9. What is the purpose for which the treasury bills are issued?

A.Very short term liability of the Government
B. Short term liability of the Government
C. Mid-term liability of the Government
D. The commercial paper market

10.Which of the following is considered as a non-economic activity?

A) Teaching in a class                               B) Patient attended by a doctor
C) Mother taking care of her child          D) travelling in a bus

11.Positron was discovered by
A) Rutherford                                                   B) Dirac
C) Madam Curie                                               D) Chadwick

12.Floppy disk is a / an
A) storage device                                                 B) input device
C) output device                                                    D) input-output device

13.If the actual value of an item is 415 and its estimated value is 400, the
absolute error is
A) -15                                                                      B) 15
C) 0.0375                                                                D) -0.0361

14.Which one of the following schedules of the Constitution of India lists the
names of States and specifies their territories?
A) First                                                                        B) Second
C) Third                                                                       D) Fourth

15.Where were the ancient paintings discovered first in Tamil Nadu?
A) Keelvalai                                                                  B) Chittanavasal
C) Mallapadi                                                                  D) Panaimalai

16.The author of the 'Iniyavai narpadhu' is
A) Villambi Naganar                                                     B) Boodham Sendhanar
C) Kani Medhaviar                                                         D) Nalladhanar

17.Match List-I with List II correctly and select your answer using the codes
given below:
a) Needhi Devan Mayakkam
b) Parasakthi
c) Narkkalikarargal
d) Pasi
a b c d
A) 3 4 1 2
B) 1 3 4 2
C) 2 1 3 4
D) 4 2 1 3
1. Na. Muttusamy
2. Indra Parthasarathy
3. Arignar Anna
4. Kalaignar Mu.Karunanidhi

18.The expansion of HDI is
A) Hindi Development Institute
B) Human Development Index
C) Human Development Investment
D) None of these

19.Hydrogen Bomb is based on the principle of
A) nuclear explosion          B) nuclear fusion
C) nuclear fission            D) slow reaction

20.A source program is the program written in ……. Language
A) English                    B) Symbolic
C) High level                 D) Machine

21.Conversion of information to data will be in the form of
A) integers
B) rounded to 2 decimals
C) fractions
D) any of these

22.The Supreme Court decides the disputes regarding the election of
A) President alone B) Vice-President alone
C) both President and Vice-President
D) Prime Minister

23.Match List-I with List II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
a) Ka. Na. Subramanyan
b) Ashoka Mithran
c) Sa. Kandasamy
d) Si. Su. Chellappa
a b c d
A) 2 3 1 4
B) 1 2 4 3
C) 4 1 2 3
D) 3 4 1 2

24."Onre Kulam ; Oruvane Devan" was said by
A) Vallalar
B) Anna
C) Thirumoolar
D) Thayumanavar


25.The ratio of two numbers is 3 : 8 and their difference is 115. The larger
number is
A) 66 B) 46
C) 184 D) 96
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