Weekly Test Old Batch

Time & Distance


Prime minister & Council of ministers


Carbon and Silicon compound

Md Ghori and Iltutmis


1. A person crosses a 600 m long street in 5 minutes. What is his speed in km per hour?
2. An aeroplane covers a certain distance at a speed of 240 kmph in 5 hours. To cover the same distance in 1 hours, it must travel at a speed of:
3. If a person walks at 14 km/hr instead of 10 km/hr, he would have walked 20 km more. The actual distance travelled by him is:
A train can travel 50% faster than a car. Both start from point A at the same time and reach point B 75 kms away from A at the same time. On the way, however, the train lost about 12.5 minutes while stopping at the stations. The speed of the car is:
5. Excluding stoppages, the speed of a bus is 54 kmph and including stoppages, it is 45 kmph. For how many minutes does the bus stop per hour?
6. In a flight of 600 km, an aircraft was slowed down due to bad weather. Its average speed for the trip was reduced by 200 km/hr and the time of flight increased by 30 minutes. The duration of the flight is:
7. A man complete a journey in 10 hours. He travels first half of the journey at the rate of 21 km/hr and second half at the rate of 24 km/hr. Find the total journey in km.
8. The ratio between the speeds of two trains is 7 : 8. If the second train runs 400 km in 4 hours, then the speed of the first train is:
9. A man on tour travels first 160 km at 64 km/hr and the next 160 km at 80 km/hr. The average speed for the first 320 km of the tour is:
10. A car travelling with  of its actual speed covers 42 km in 1 hr 40 min 48 sec. Find the actual speed of the car.
11. In covering a distance of 30 km, Abhay takes 2 hours more than Sameer. If Abhay doubles his speed, then he would take 1 hour less than Sameer. Abhay's speed is:
12. Robert is travelling on his cycle and has calculated to reach point A at 2 P.M. if he travels at 10 kmph, he will reach there at 12 noon if he travels at 15 kmph. At what speed must he travel to reach A at 1 P.M.?
It takes eight hours for a 600 km journey, if 120 km is done by train and the rest by car. It takes 20 minutes more, if 200 km is done by train and the rest by car. The ratio of the speed of the train to that of the cars is:
14. A farmer travelled a distance of 61 km in 9 hours. He travelled partly on foot @ 4 km/hr and partly on bicycle @ 9 km/hr. The distance travelled on foot is:
15. A man covered a certain distance at some speed. Had he moved 3 kmph faster, he would have taken 40 minutes less. If he had moved 2 kmph slower, he would have taken 40 minutes more. The distance (in km) is:
16.  The Reserve Bank of India was established on _______.
17. Who works as RBI's agent at places where it has no office of its own?
18. Which of the following is true about the functions performed by RBI -(i) It is the Bank of Issue
(ii) It acts as banker to the Government
(iii) It is the banker of other banks
(iv) It regulates the flow of credit
19. Which among the following is incorrect?a) RBI is the Bank of Issue
b) RBI acts as Banker to the Government
c) RBI is Banker's Bank
d) RBI does not regulate the flow of credit--
20. Which of the following is true about the restrictions on RBI?(i) It is not to compete with the commercial banks.
(ii) It is not allowed to pay interest on its deposits.
(iii) It cannot engage directly or indirectly in trade.
(iv) It cannot acquire or advice loans against immovable property.
(v) It is prohibited from purchasing its own shares or the shares of any other bank or any company or granting loans on such security.
21. According to which guidelines did the Government pick up the entire SBI shares held by the RBI?a) National Stock Exchange of India
b) Securities Commission
c) Financial Regulations
d) Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
22. When did the Government appoint for transfer of stake?
23. Consider the following statements. Which among them are true?1) Article 75 provides information on the appointment and selection of Prime Minister
2) A person must always prove his majority in Lok Sabha BEFORE his appointment as Prime Minister by the President
3) A person may be appointed as Prime Minister by the President who must prove his majority LATER
4) A person who is not a member of Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha can be appointed as Prime Minister
24. Who administers oath to the Prime Minister?
25. What is term of the office of Prime Minister?
26. Which among the following is NOT a cabinet committee?a) Cabinet Committee on Prices
b) Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs
c) Cabinet Committee on Administrative Affairs
d) Cabinet Committee on Investment
27. What would be a best description of the term 'kitchen cabinet'?
28. What is the maximum allowed size of the Council of Ministers?
29. Which Prime Minister had coined the term, 'Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan' (Hail soldier, Hail Farmer)?
30. Consider the following statements. Which among the following is/are true?1) It is the sole discretion of the President to choose the Council of Ministers
2) The President can reject to act on the advice of the Council of Ministers
3) The President can ask the Council of Ministers to reconsider the advice given to him by Council of Ministers, but has to act in accordance with the advice that is generated after such reconsideration
4) It is the duty of the Prime Minister to communicate to the President any decisions of the council of ministers that relate to the administrative affairs of the Union
31. Who is the chairman of the National Development Council?a) Prime Minister
b) President
c) Vice-President
d) Human Resource Minister
32. Which is the highest decision-making authority of our Indian administrative system?
33. Somnath temple is located at 
34. Mahmud of Ghazni was the first ………invader
35. The History of India” was written by …………
36. Muhammad of Ghori defeated Jayachandra in the Battle of
37. Muhammad of Ghori appointed Qutb-ud-din Aibak as his
38. The construction of Qutb Minar was started by …
39. What does the term Mameluq signifies?A. Slave born to the free parents

B. Slavery mode of production

C. Slave born from the slave parents

D. All of the above
40. Who among the following known as the "slave of a slave"?
41. The first muslim  ruler who thought his kingdom to be a part of Darul Islam
42. Which of the following is the molecular formula of cyclobutane?
43. How many number of carbon atoms are joined in a spherical molecule of buckminsterfullerene?
44. Which of the followings is the major constituent of the liquefied petroleum gas?
45. From which of the following substance pencil lead is formed?
46. Which of the following substance produces brisk effervescence with baking soda solution?