Q1. The drugs caffeine, tannin and nicotine are ?

कैफीन, टनीन और निकोटीन ________है ?

(a) steroids / स्टेरॉइड्स

(b) cortisones / कॉर्टिसोनस

(c) alkaloids / अल्कालोइड्स

(d) Mildalkalis / मीडाक्लीज

Show Answer

Ans (c) Alkaloids are one of a large group of organic, basic substances found in plants. They are usually bitter in taste and are characterized by powerful physiologic activity. Examples are morphine, cocaine, atropine, quinine, nicotine, and caffeine

Q2. It is more difficult to breathe on mountains than on plains because ?

मैदानों की तुलना में पहाड़ों पर साँस लेना अधिक कठिन है क्योंकि ?

(a) Mountains are very high./ पर्वत बहुत ऊँचे हैं।

(b) The density of the air is much less on mountains as compared to plains. / मैदानों की तुलना में पहाड़ों पर हवा का घनत्व कम है।

(c) Plains are very low / मैदान बहुत नीचे हैं

(d) none of the above / इनमे से कोई भी नहीं
Show Answer

Ans (a) British colonists in India first became aware of the practice of female infanticide in 1789, during the period of Company Rule. It was noted among members of a Rajput clan by Jonathan Duncan, a British. In the mid-19th century, a magistrate who was stationed in the north-west of the country claimed that for several hundred years no daughter had ever been raised in the strongholds of the Rajahs of Mynpoorie and that only after the intervention of a District Collector in 1845 did the Rajput ruler there keep a daughter alive.

Q3. Upanishads are

उपनिषद क्या हैं ?

(a) Religious book of hindus / हिंदुओं की धार्मिक पुस्तक

(b) book dealing with ancient hindu law /प्राचीन हिंदू कानून के साथ निपटने की पुस्तक

(c) book on social behavior of man /आदमी के सामाजिक व्यवहार पर किताब

(d) prayers to god /भगवान की पूजा
Show Answer

Ans (a) The Upanishads are a collection of texts that contain some of the central philosophical concepts of Hinduism, some of which are shared with Buddhism and Jainism.

Q4. Industrial revolution started with the invention of ?

औद्योगिक क्रांति किस के आविष्कार के साथ शुरू की गयी ?

(a) Wheel /पहिया

(b) Steam engine /स्टीम इंजन

(c) Spinning jenny /स्पिनिंग जेनी

(d) Aeroplane /वायुयान
Show Answer

Ans (c) The spinning jenny is a multi-spindle spinning frame, and was one of the key developments in the industrialization of weaving during the early Industrial Revolution. It was invented in 1764 by James Hargreaves in Lancashire in England. The device reduced the amount of work needed to produce yarn, with a worker able to work eight or more spools at once.

Q5. In which century did jayadev compose ‘gita govinda’,one of the sweetest song book ?

जयदेव की रचना ‘गीत गोविंद’ मधुर गीत की किताब में से एक कौन सी सदी में थी ?

(a) 9th century A.D/9 वीं शताब्दी A.D

(b) 10th country A.D/10 वीं शताब्दी A.D

(c) 11th country A.D /11 वीं शताब्दी A.D

(d) 12th country A.D/12 वीं शताब्दी A.D
Show Answer

Ans (d) Jayadeva was a poet around the year1200AD. He is most known for his epic poem Gita Govinda, which depicts the divine love of Krishna and his consort, Radha. This poem, which presents the view that Radha is greater than Hari, is considered an important text in the Bhakti movement of Hinduism.

Q6. Under which of the following system does the peasant himself own the land and pay revenue to the government ?

निम्नलिखित कौन सी प्रणाली के तहत किसान खुद की भूमि के मालिक हैं और सरकार को राजस्व का भुगतान करते है?

(a) Zamindari system /जमींदारी प्रणाली

(b) mahalwari system / महलवारी प्रणाली

(c) Ryotwari system / रैयतवारी प्रणाली

(d) none of the above / इनमे से कोई भी नहीं
Show Answer

Ans (c)

Q7. The chairman of a state public service commission

एक राज्य लोक सेवा आयोग का अध्यक्ष

(a) shall be eligible for any other employment/किसी भी अन्य रोजगार के लिए पात्र है

(b) shall not be eligible for any further employment /किसी भी और रोजगार के लिए पात्र नहीं है

(c) shall be eligible only for appointment as the chairman or member of the union public service commission /

केवल अध्यक्ष या संघ लोक सेवा आयोग के सदस्य के रूप में नियुक्ति के लिए पात्र है

(d) none of the above is correct /उपरोक्त में से कोई भी सही नहीं है
Show Answer

Ans (c)

Q8. The tropical type of climate is characterised by

जलवायु के उष्णकटिबंधीय प्रकार की विशेषता क्या है?

(a) dry summers and winters with moderate temperatures throughout the year/ साल भर में मध्यम तापमान के साथ शुष्क गर्मी और सर्दियाँ

(b) wet summer and winters with extreme temperatures / अत्यधिक तापमान के साथ गीली गर्मी और सर्दियाँ

(c) dry summers , wet winters and low temperatures , throughout the year /साल भर में शुष्क गर्मी, गीली सर्दियाँ और कम तापमान

(d) wet summers, dry winters and variable temperature throughout the year/ साल भर में शुष्क सर्दियाँ, गीला ग्रीष्मकाल और चर तापमान
Show Answer

Ans (d) The tropical type of climate is characterized by wet summers, dry winters and variable temperature Throughout the year

Q9. In which of the following are highly polished gem stones found ?

निम्नलिखित में से किसमे अत्यधिक पॉलिश रत्न पाया जाता है ?
sedimentary rocks / अवसादी चट्टानें
metamorphic rocks / रूपांतरित चट्टानें

(a) 1 only / केवल 1

(b) 2 only / केवल 2

(c) both 1 and 2 / 1 और 2 दोनों

(d) none of the above / इनमे से कोई भी नहीं
Show Answer

Ans ©

Q10. Which of the following is a non –economic factor in the economic growth of country ?

निम्न में से कौन सा देश के आर्थिक विकास में एक गैर आर्थिक कारक है?

(a) natural resources /प्राकृतिक संसाधन

(b) capital / पूंजी

(c) power /शक्ति

(d) social behaviour /समाज में व्यवहार
Show Answer

Ans (d) All factors in a country have particular economic impacts.

The non-economic factors present in a society are the elements which have no direct effect upon the economy of the country. Such factors are a variety of social features — religion, ethnicity and social activity, for instance.