Q1 Consider the following statements & choose the correct one
1 The Council of Ministers of a state in
Responsible to the Legislative Assembly of state .
2 The Governor of the state has the power to appoint Members of state service
(a). only 1 (b) only 2 (c) both 1 &2 (d) neither 1 nor 2 .
Q2 The Comptroller & Auditor – General of
1. All expenditure from the Contingency Fund & Public Account of the
2. All expenditure from the Contingency Fund & the Public Account of a state .
3. All expenditure from the Consolidated Fund of each Union Terittory having a Legislative Assembly of its own .
4. Accounts of all government companies set up under the Indian Company Act .
Select the collect one
(a) 1,2,3 & 4 (b) Only 1& 2 (c) Only 3& 4 (d) 1,2&3 .
Q3 The President of
(a). Advice of CEC (b). Advice of PMO (c). Recommendation of Union Law Ministry
(d) The Law made in this respect by the Parliament .
Q4 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one .
(a) The main function of the Public Accounts Committee is to examine the report of CAG
(b) The Public Accounts Committee comprises Members of Lok Sabha only.
(c) A member of opposition can also be appointed as the Chairman of the Public Account committee.
(d) A member of the Public Accounts Committee can be re elected for second term .
Q5 Which of the following is a defence sector undertaking
1. Bharat Dyanamics Ltd . 2 Mishra Dhatu Nigam ltd. 3. Bharat Earth Movers Ltd.
(a) Only 1 (b) Only 1& 2 (c) 1,2 & 3 (d) none of the above
Q6 Whenever the Governor of a state has to address the state legislature , who among the
Following prepares his address.
(a) Chief sec. of the states (c) Chief Minister & his council of minister
(b) Speaker of legislative assembly (d) Governor himself .
Q7 Consider the following & choose the correct one
1.Zero based budgeting is useful for comparing programmes & assisting financial decision . makers .
2. Zero base budgeting involves allocation of resourses to agencies based on periodic
Re – evaluation by those agencies of the need for different programmes .
(a) Only 1 (b) Only 2 (c) Both 1& 2 (d) Neither 1& 2 .
Q8 In case of difference of opinon amongst the CEC & other Election Commissioner of
(a) the matter is to be referred to the Supreme court of
(b) the opinon of the CEC is final .
(c) the matter is referred to the Law commission
(d) the matter is decided by election commission by majority .
Q9 Consider the following regarding NRGEA & Choose the correct one .
- Ensure self employment to every house hold whose adult member volunteer to do
Skilled manual work .
- The pivotal role in planning, monitoring , & implementation is done by village Panchayat .
- In this act participation of 33% women is mandatory .
(a) only 1& 3 (b) only 1 & 2 (c) only 2 & 3 (d) 3 only
Q10 Match the following
Government scheme objectives
1. STEP Provide holistic & integrated services to women in
2. Swayamsiddha integrated scheme for development & empowerment of
3. Swadhar Training & employment programme women
4 Ujjawala Comprehensive scheme for prevention of trafficking
Q 11 Consider the following & choose the correct one .
1 BPFA ie
On women held at Bejing in 1995 .
3. 52nd session of committee on status of women was held in March 2008 at
(a) All are correct (b) only 1&2 are correct (c) only 1& 3 is correct (d) none of the above
Q12 . Consider the following statement regarding National Commissions for protection of
Child right . Choose the correct one .
1Commission has started its functioning in 2008 .
2 It is a statutory body
3 Its functions are advisory in the same sense as those of National Commission for women
only 1 (b) only 2 (3) only 3 (d) all of the above .
Q13 Consider following statement regarding Right to information
1 It was enacted by Parliament in the year 2005
2 In this act a citizen has to establish his locus standi to seek information .
3 Central Information commission entertains appeal in case of offices, financial institution ,PSU’s etc . of both center & state govt .
(a) only 1 (b) only 1 & 3 (c) only 2 (d) all of the above .
Q14 . Match the following
1. ALIMCO Rorkee .
2. National Institute of Hydrology
3. Indra Ghandhi Uran Akadmi Sriperumbedur
4 Lakshmibai National Institute of Phy Edu. Gawalior
5 Rajiv Gandhi National
Q15 Which of the following award is given to honour to sportsman for Lifetime achievements I in sports & games .
(a) Arjun award (b) Dhyan Chand award (c) Dronacharya award (d) Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratan award
Q16 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one .
1. Council of Minister in a state shall not exceed 15 % of total membership of L.A
2. The no. of minister including CM in a state shall not be less then 12 .
3. Reservation for SC’s & ,ST’s is also permissible in minority administered institute .
(a) only 1 & 3 (b) only 1& 2 (c) only 2&3 (d) only 3 .
Q17 Match the following
1. Sir Ross Barker First Indian Chairman of UPSC
2. H K Kriplani First women chairman of UPSC
3 R. M Bathew First woman CEC
4 V. S. Ramadevi First Chairman of UPSC
Q18 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one .
1 Dr Rajendra Prasad is the first President to receive Bharat Ratan Award .
2 Till now six PM had received Bhart Ratan Award .
3 Dr Nelson Mandela is the only non Indian to receive this award
(a) 1,2,3 is correct (b) only 1& 3 (c) only 2& 3 (d) only 3
Q19 Match the following
Govt scheme Major emphasis
1. SGSY Wage employment
2. SGRY Self employment
3. PMGSY Infrastructure development
4. ARWSP Providing basic amenites .
Q20 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one
1. The age group of the youth as per National youth policy is 18 to 35
2. Adolescent defined under NPYAD would cover person of age group 10 to 19 .
3. National Youth Day is celebrated to commerate B’day of Rajiv Gandhi
(a) only 1 (b) only 2 (c) only 3 (d) all of the above .
Q21 Who started
(a) Kanji Dawarkadas & Umar Sobhani (b) G .R.Naidu & G.C.Chetti
(c) T.V.K Mudaliar & H.B. Mandavale (d) C.K .Annadurai & K.T Ramachandran
Q22 Consider following statement & choose the correct one
1. INA was formed outside the
2. INA was formed by inducting Indian prisoner of war
3. Women formed the part of Indian national Army
(a)1&2 are correct (b) 2&3 are correct (c) 1& 3 are correct (d) all are correct
Q23 Put the following in correct chronological sequence
.Simla conference 2 Cabinet Mission Plan 3. August offer 4 Cripps
Q 24 Land Holder Society 2 British Indian Asso. 3.
Q25 Lkw session 2
Q28 The British PM Atlee announced the “Definite intention “ of British Govt to affect the
Transfer of power to Indians by a date not later than .
(a) August 1947 (b) June 1947 (c) Jan 1948 (d) June 1948 .
Q29 The Viceroy who put the proposal of August offer was
(a) Wavell (b) Llinthglow (c) Willingdon (d) Brabourne
Q30 The suggestion of transfer of two Central gov India & Pakistan , on the basis of grant of
Dominion status was given by
(a) J L Nehru & Sardar Patel (b) Gandhi ji & J.L.Nehru
(c) Lord Mountbatten & JL Nehru (d) Sardar Patel & V.P. Menon
Q31 The first President of AITUC was
(a) S.A.Dange (b) Lala L ajpat Rai (c) Z.A.Ahmed (d) N M Joshi
Q32 Which of the following leader is associated with Red Shirt Movement
(a) Bhulabhai Desai (b) Liqat Ali (c) Sikander Hayat Khan (d) Khan Abdul Gffar Khan
Q33 Who among the following was the President of AITUC in 1929 when it was partioned
(a) M.N.Roy (b) S.A.Dange (c) JayaPrakash Narayan (d) J.L.Nehru
Q34 In the election of 1945 , the Muslim League electoral performance in the Muslim reserved
Constituency had been
(a) Extremely good (b) very good (c) good (d) very poor .
Q35 In 1946 , there was a mutiny of Indian Naval Ratings in
Q36 Consider the following statement & choose the incorrect one
(a) The constitution of Constituent Assembly was an integral part of Cabinet
(b) The “objective resolution “adopted by the Constituent Assembly was later incorporated in Preamble in spirit & language as far as possible
(c) The members of the Constituent Assembly were directly elected by people
(d) Sikander Hyat Khan drafted
Q37 The leader of Home Rule borrowed the term Home Rule from a similar movement in
Q 38 Match the following
British proposal Main content
1. August offer
4. 3rd June Plan
Q39 Who was the head of the delegation of Congress at Shimla Conference
(a) JB Kriplani (b) Maulana Azad (c) Dr Zakir Hussain (d) Sardar Patel
Q40 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one
(a) Filkins talk was held between Atlee,Cripps, Nehru,& V.P.Menon
(b)Cripps Mission has only one member , that was Cripps
©The Cabinet Delegation consist of Lord P.Lawerence, Cripps , Mr Alexander & Wavell
(d)Balkan Plan was proposed by Lilinthglow .
Q41 Who among the following Indian journalist has receieved prestigious Loeb award one of
Of the highest honour in American business journalism.
(a) John Cherian (b) Sanjay Jha (c) Surya Gangadharn (d) P.Sainath
Q42 Match the following
States Language Spoken
1.Nagaland Lepcha ,Bhutia
2 J&K Kokborak
3Tripura Chang & Lotha
Q43 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one
1. Anges Gonxha Bojaxihu won
2. Subramaniam Chandrashekhar has won Nobel Prize in Physics for optics.
3. Two Indian has won Nobel Prize in different field before independence.
(a) 1&2 is correct (b) 2&3 is correct (c) 1&3 is correct (d) 1,2 & 3 are correct .
Q 44 In which of the following state there is no provision foe autonomus district in Tribal
Area under art 244 .
Q45 Which of the following award was added in “Stri Shakti Puruskar “ in 2007 .
(a) Kannagi award (b) Rani Rudramma Devi award
(c) Mata Jija Bai award (d) Rani G Zeliang
Q46 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one .
1. Both Mizoram & Nagaland has highest % of ST to total population of state.
2. Maximum population of ST is in Madhya Pradesh
3. No community is specified as ST in relation to states of Harayana & Punjab
(a) only 1&2 is correct (b) only 1&3 is correct (c) only 2&3 is correct (d) All are correct.
Q47 Match the following
1. Achanta S Kamal Cricket
2 Prakash Amritraj Squash
3 Anaka Alankamony Table Tennis
4 Tanmoy Srivastva Lawn Tennis
Q48 Project Gagan is associated with which of the following
(a) Missile Programme (b) C-DAC (c) Civil Aviation (d) Sanitation programme .
Q49 Match the following
1. Disel Locomotive work Chittranjan
2 Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala
3 Rail Wheel Factory
4 Electrnic Locomotive Factory
Q50 Which of the following river did not drain in to sea ,it lost in desert .
(a) Dihang (b) Machhu (c) Rukni (d) Dhansiri .
Q51 Which of the following does not come under Finance Ministry .
(a) Dept of Expenditure (b) Dept of Disinvestment
(c) Dept of Public
Q52Which of the following statement is correct regarding BIMSTEC
1 BIMSTEC was formed in 1997 by ,
2 The Second summit of BIMSTEC was recently held in
3 During Second summit member states agreed to open Wealth & Climate centre in
(a) only 1&2 are correct (b) only 2&3 are correct (c) only 2 (d) all of the above .
Q53 During Oct 2008
(a) Japan (b)
Q54 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one .
1. ASEAN has planned to create a single market by 2015
3. Recently ASEAN members has implemented open sky agreement
(a) only 1& 2 are correct (b) only 1&3 are correct (c) only 2&3 are correct (d) all of the above
Q55 IMF includes all UNCTAD proposals in its policies because
(a) UNCTAD is a sub organization of IMF
(b) IMF & UNCTAD were formed on the basis of same principles
(c) IMF has got permanent representation in all the bodies of UNCTAD
(d) None of the above
Q56 Consider the following & choose the correct one
1 The Finance Minister is the ex offico gov in bord of Governers
3 IBRD,IDA,IFC,MIGA & ICSID are five constituent of world bank .
(a) only 1&2 are correct (b) only 1&3 are correct (c) 2&3 are correct (d) all are correct .
Q57 Match the following
1 Rodigro Rato Secy Gen of ASEAN
2 Allec Irwin Chairman of UNCTAD
3 Mr Arthur Dunkel D G of GATT
4 Dr Surin Pitsuwan M D IMF
Q58 Consider the following & choose the correct one
1 Mercosur is a trading block of latin American country .
2 It is a common market developed among
(a) only 1 is correct (b) only 2 is correct (c) only 3 is correct (d) none of the above is correct
Q59 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one
(a) G-15 is an organization of 15 non aligned developing countries .
(b) Only 12 nations of EU has accepted common currency Euro
(d) Old currencies of these 12 nations can be exchanged for Euro till Jan 1 2012.
Q60 Annual summit of APEC in 2008 was held at
Q61 Consider the following statement & choose the correct one
(a) SITTDEC is a scheme under SAARC
(b) The Global Development Finance Report is released by IBRD
Q62 Consider the following statement & choose the incorrect one
(a) Art 366 prescribes the procedure to be followed in the matter of specification of
(b) Community declared as ST in one state need not to be so in other state .
(c) First Backward commission was constituted in 1955 uner the chairmanship of Kelkar.
(d) No ST community is present three UTs
Q63 Which of the following statements are correct regarding the powers of Governor to
Reserve a bill for reconsideration of President . Choose the incorrect one .
(a)It is laid down in Art 200
(b) It is a discretionary power of Governor
© It is compulsory ,if the endangers the position of High Court .
(d) He can reserve any bill passed by state legislature .
Q64 consider the following statement
1.A money bill cannot be returned by the president of
2.If a bill is returned by the president of
(a)only 1 (b)only 2 (c)Both 1 and2 (d) neither 1 nor 2
Q65 District Judge & Session Judge work directly under the control of
(a) District Collector (b) Governor of State (c) State Law Minister (d) High Court of State
Q66 Who of the following act as a Returning Officer for elections to parliamentary
(a) BDO (b) CDO (c) District Collector (d) Divisional Commissioner .
Q67 Which of the following corporation are audited totally & directly by the CAG
(a) 1,3,4 (b) 1,2,4 (c)1,2 (d) 1,4
Q68 Which of the following statement about President’s ordinance making power is not
(a) It is coextensive with legislative power of Parliament
(b) Laid down in Art 123
(c) Shall cease to operate on expiry of 6 week from the reassembly of the Parliament .
(d) Cannot be withdrawn at any time by the President .
Q69 Consider the following statement & choose the incorrect one
(a).The Principle of election in
(b) Portfolio system was introduced by act of 1861
© Post of Sec. of state is created by the act of 1861 .
(d)Principle of Direct election was introduced by the Act of 1909
Q70 Which of the following enjoys constitutional status
1.Finance Commission 2. Planning Commission 3.UGC 4.National development council
(a) only 1 (b) only 1&3 (c) only 1,3,4 (d) 2,3,4
Q71 Discretionary grants to state by the Center on the recommendation of
(a) Finance Commission (b) NDC (c) Finance Ministry (d) Planning Commission
Q72 Which one of the following amendments to the constitution,for the first time,made it obligatory for the president to act on the advice of the council of minister?
(a)24th amendment (b)42nd amendment (c)44th amendment (d)54th amendment
Q73 The correct statement about DPSP are
1.They are borrowed from the Irish constitution
2.They are incorporated in the Part v of the constitution
3.They seek to provide social and economic base to the society
4.All of them are Gandhian in nature
5.The state must compulsorily implement them
(a) 1,2,3,5 (b)1,3,5 (c)1,3,4,5 (d)1,3
Q74The Indian President’sveto power is a combination of
1.Pocket veto 2.Absolute veto 3.Suspensive Veto 4.Qualified Veto
(a)2,3 (b)1,3,4 (c)2,3,4 (d)1,2,3
Q75 The correct statement about FR are
1.They are enforceable in the court of law.
2.These rights are absolute.
3.They can be suspended during national emergency except some.
4 They are available to Indian citizen only
5.They are contained in Part IV of the constitution.
(a)1,3,4,5 (b)1,2,3,5 (c)1,3 (d)1,3,5
Q76 Who among the following appoint the judges(other then district judges)in state level?
(a)The district judges (b)The HC judge
(c)The governor in consultation with HC (d)the governor in consultation with SPSC
And the HC
Q77 Which of the following is not correctly matched?
Q78Match List 1 with list ii and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
LIST I LIST II
A.Mandamus 1.Direction to an official for the performance of duty
B.Habeas Corpus 2.Release of an illegally detained person
C.Certiorari 3.Transferring of a case from an interior court to a court
Of higher jurisdiction.
D.Quo-warranto 4.calling upon one to show by what authority does he
Hold or claim a franchise or office
Codes : A B C D
(a) 1 2 3 4
(b) 3 4 1 2
(c) 1 4 3 2
(d) 3 2 1 4
Q79 Match List I with List II
LIST I LIST II
A.Tax levied by the union of
And assigned to the centre
B.Tax levied by the union of
Assigned to the states
C.Tax levied by the state and assigned to 3.Estate Duty
D.Tax levied by the union of
Distributed between the
Q80 In which of the following circumstances,the speaker of LokSabha enjoys the voting right in the Parliament?
(a)vote on all bills
(c)He cast the vote when tie occur
(d)only money bills
Q81 Which one of the following
(c)Andaman and Nicobar (d) Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Q82 Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a)13th Finance commission Vijay Kelkar
(b)6th pay commission S.M.Srikrishna
(c)2nd Administrative reform commission Veerapa Moily
(d)Investment commission Kamal Nath
Q83 The returning officer for the election of the president is
(a)Separate Election Commissioner (b)CEC
(c)Secy.Gen of Rajya Sabha (d)Secy. Gen.Lok Sabha
Q84 The speaker of lok sabha while discharging his function as proceeding officer is answerable to
(a)Chief Justice Of
(b)Supreme Court (d)None of the above
Q85 Which of the following is not true about composition of State legislative Council?
(a)1/3members,from members of local bodies
(b)1/3members,who has 3 years of teaching experience
(c)1/6members,elected by the legislative assembly
(d)1/12 registered graduates.
Q86The expenditure which is included in the constitution for which the approval of the parliament is not necessary is known as
(a)Allocated expenditure (b)Accounted expenditure
(c)Charged expenditure (d)Incurred expenditure
Q87 The Anti defection,relating to disqualification of MP and State legislature does not cover:
(a)Ministers (b)Chairman of Rajya Sabha
(c)Nominated members (d)independent members
Q88 Consider the following statements in respect to the Right to Information Act 2005:
(a)The Chief Information Commissioner shall be appointed by the president on the recommendationof a committee of which the leader of opposition in the LokSabha will be one of the members
(b)The headquaters of the central Information commission shall be at
(c)As per provisions of the Act ,informations supplied by a third party and treated as confidentialsby that party cannot be disclosed.
Which of thestatement is correct?
Q89 The case of Vishakha and others Vs State of
(a)Reservation for women in jobs under the central govt and state governments
(b)Prevention of sexual harassment of women at workplace
(c)Transfer policy for women employees
(d)Leave grants policy for women employees
Q90Priyadarshini Projectis associated with which of the following
(a)Girl child education (b)rural women employment programme
(C)widow rehablitation (d)NREGA