British relation with neighboring states

River  ,  Transport

Fiscal policy

Panchayati raj system

Sound , Heat & Temperature


Profit Loss

1. Which of the following river originates as well as ends in the territory of India?
2. Which of the following river is known as Dakshina Ganga?
3. Indira Sagar Dam located in Madhya Pradesh is built on which of the following river?
4. Which of the following river is the home for freshwater dolphins?
5. Aizawl is situated on which of the following riverbank?
6. Which is the longest river in India?
7. Which of the following is the fastest process of heat transfer?
8. Which of the following is used for measurement of high temperatures?
9. A block of ice
10. At what temperature are the Celsius and Fahrenheit equal?
11. What would happen to a hole in a metal sheet when the sheet is heated?
12. Which of the following is not the management category of roads in India?
13. Which national highway is called as ‘lifeline of Myanmar’?
14. When Indian Railways was nationalised?
15. What type of waves are Sound Waves?
16. What is the speed of sound in air?
17.  Name the characteristic of the sound which distinguishes a sharp sound from a grave or dull sound?
18. Due to which phenomena sound is heard at longer distances in nights than in day?
19. What is the unit of loudness?
20. When a motor boat in a sea travels faster than sound, then waves just like shock-waves are produced on the surface of water. These waves are called ..............
21. Fiscal consolidation is one of the objectives of India’s economic policy. Which of the following would help in fiscal consolidation ?
1. increasing taxes
2. getting more loans
3. reducing subsidies
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
22. With reference to pulses, consider the following statements :
1. India is the largest producer of pulses.
2. India imports pulses to meet its domestic demand.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?
23. The government provides subsidies in various sectors. Which of the following are the effects of subsidies ?
1. it increases inflation
2. it increases fiscal deficit
3. it decreases export competitiveness
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
24. The Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act aimed for
1. eliminating both revenue deficit and fiscal deficit
2. giving flexibility to RBI for inflation management
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?
25. With reference to deficit financing, monetized deficit is the part that is financed through
26. Consider the following statements about Index of Industrial Production ( IIP )
1. It is released monthly by Central Statistical Organisation ( CSO )
2. It shows the volume of industrial activity.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?
27. The expenditure in India is classified as capital and revenue. Which of the following is/are revenue expenditure ?
1. interest payments on debt
2. loans granted by central government
3. subsidies
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
28. Which of the following committee recommended for Panchayati Raj System in India?
29. How many tiers are in the Panchayati Raj system of India?
30. Which of the following Article is related to Panchayati Raj?
31. Which schedule was added to the constitution by the 73rd Constitutional Amendment?
32. How many posts are reserved for women at all levels in Panchayati raj system.
33. Which statement is not correct regarding "Gram Sabha"?
34. What was the main purpose behind bringing Panchayati Raj system in India?
35. Which of the following statements is not correct?
36. Which of the following system is established on the basis of direct election?
An accurate clock shows 8 o'clock in the morning. Through how may degrees will the hour hand rotate when the clock shows 2 o'clock in the afternoon?
38. The angle between the minute hand and the hour hand of a clock when the time is 4.20, is
How many times are the hands of a clock at right angle in a day?
40. At what time between 4 and 5 o'clock will the hands of a watch point in opposite directions?
How many times in a day, are the hands of a clock in straight line but opposite in direction?
42. How many times do the hands of a clock coincide in a day?
A watch which gains uniformly is 2 minutes low at noon on Monday and is 4 min. 48 sec fast at 2 p.m. on the following Monday. When was it correct?
44. The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25%, then the value of x is:
45. In a certain store, the profit is 320% of the cost. If the cost increases by 25% but the selling price remains constant, approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit?
46. A vendor bought toffees at 6 for a rupee. How many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20%?
47. The percentage profit earned by selling an article for Rs. 1920 is equal to the percentage loss incurred by selling the same article for Rs. 1280. At what price should the article be sold to make 25% profit?
48. A man buys a cycle for Rs. 1400 and sells it at a loss of 15%. What is the selling price of the cycle?
Sam purchased 20 dozens of toys at the rate of Rs. 375 per dozen. He sold each one of them at the rate of Rs. 33. What was his percentage profit?
50. On selling 17 balls at Rs. 720, there is a loss equal to the cost price of 5 balls. The cost price of a ball is: