1. Indian state with the largest area under forest
(A) Assam (B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Karnataka (D) Kerala
2. Largest Zoo in India is at :
(A) Assam (B) Rajasthan
(C) Culcutta (D) Kerala
3. "Point Calimere" is a wild life and bird sanctuary situated in which Southern State of India?
(A) Pondicherry (B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Karnataka (D) Kerala
4. Which ocean is nicknamed as "Herring Pond"?
(A) Pacific Ocean (B) Indian Ocean
(C) Artic Ocean (D) Atlantic Ocean
5. Dr.Gurudev S.Kush is a famous:
(A) Agricultural Scientist (B) Environmental Scientist
(C) Computer Scientist (D) Economist
6. Kandal Forest is in :
(A) Uttaranchal (B) Karnataka
(C) West Bengal (D) Madhya Pradesh
7. Mumbai's famous city forest is now a National Park. Which is that ?
(A) Birla National Park (B) Sanjay Gandhi National park
(C) Rajeev Gandhi National Park (D) Tata National Park
8. Fear of wild animals is a phobia called:
(A) Agoraphobia (B) Acrophobia
(C) Agrizoophobia (D) Ailurophobia
9. World Animal Welfare Day is 0n :
(A) October 3 (B) October 12
(C) October 6 (D) October 4
10. The Indian Co - founder of sun microsystems:
(A) Vinod DHam (B) Vinod Khosla
(C) Rajiv Gupta (D) Sanjay Tejwrika
11. The "Atlas" bone in the human body is located in :
(A) Neck (B) Head
(C) Chest (D) Thigh
12. The organ attacked by the disease AIDS:
(A) Heart (B) Stomach
(C) Lungs (D) Immune System
13. Which of the following help human body to flight against infection?
(A) Hormones (B) Enzymes
(C) White blood cells (D) Red blood cells
14. The Blue colour of the sky is due to :
(A) Refraction of light (B) Polarisation of light
(C) Reflection of light (D) Scattering of light
15. The instrument used to record the growth of plants :
(A) G.M. Counter (B) Crescograph
(C) Pyknometer (D) Gyroscope
16. Water pipes burst in severe winter at hill stations because:
(A) They contract on cooling (B) Water in the pipe expands on freezing
(C) Water in the pipes contract (D) Pips expand on cooling
17. The gas used for artificial ripening of green fruits is :
(A) Acetylene (B) Methane
(C) Carbon dioxide (D) Hydrogen
18. The source of electric energy in an artificial satellite
(A) A dynamo (B) A mini nuclear reactor
(C) A thermopile (D) Solar cells
19. Dry Thorn forest is found in areas with
(A) More than 100cm.of rainfall (B) Less than 100 cm.of rainfall
(C) No rainfall (D) Ice fall
20. Solar energy is received by the earth through
(A) Radiation (B) Conduction
(C) Convection (D) Refraction
21. The tricoloured flag of India was adopted as the National Emblem at
(A) Lahore session of AICC (B) Karachi Session of AICC
(C) Bezwada session of AICC (D) Poona session of AICC
22. Gir Forest in India is in
(A) Gujarat (B) Kerala
(C) Assam (D) Karnataka
23. World environment day is on
(A) March 8 (B) May 8
(C) June 5 (D) April 7
24. The institution which gives maximum number of employment facilities in the world is
(A) Reserve Bank of India (B) Indian Railway
(C) Indian Postal Department (D) Food Corporation of India
25. The lady known as the "Grand Old Lady of Indian Nationalism " is
(A) Sarojini Naidu (B) Captain Lekshmi
(C) Annie Besant (D) Rani Lakshmi Bai
26. The last Indian state Jharkhand came into being in the year
(A) 2001 (B) 1999
(C) 2002 (D) 2000
27. The metropolitan city of India, nearest to the equator is
(A) Delhi (B) Mumbai
(C) Chennai (D) Calcutta
28. The Konkan railway has been constructed between
(A) Mangalore nd Mumbai (B) Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram
(C) Mangalore and Chennai (D) Goa and Thiruvananthapuram
29. Rupee was first minted in India, during the regin of
(A) Asoka, the Great (B) Sher Shah Suri
(C) Akbar (D) Shah Jahan
30. Panchasheel Agreement was signed between
(A) China and Russia (B) China and Pakisthan
(C) India and Pakisthan (D) India and China
31. The first Governor General of Independent India is
(A) Lord Louis Mountbatten (B) C. Rajagopalachari
(C) Babu Rajendraprasad (D) Subash Chandra Bose
32. Indian military operation in Kargil in 1999 was named
(A) Operation Red Rose (B) Operation Vijay
(C) Operation Poorna Vijay (D) Operation Shakthi
33. The first Indian state formed on the basis of language
(A) Orissa (B) Tamilnadu
(C) Kerala (D) Andhrapradesh
34. The woman first to be featured an Indian stamp
(A) Aruna Asaf Ali (B) Indira Gandhi
(C) Mirabai (D) Sarojini Naidu
35. The first Indian to be elected as the honorary member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, St.Petersburg
(A) Dr.D.S.Kothari (B) Dr. Murali Manohar Joshi
(C) Dr.Homi J Bhaba (D) Dr.S.S.Bhatnagar
36. The national flag code of India has taken effect from:
(A) August 15, 2001 (B) January 26, 2002
(C) August 15, 2000 (D) January 16, 2001
37. The first Indian newspaper to secure forign investment in print media
(A) Business Standard (B) Hindustan times
(C) Financial Express (D) The statesman
38. Which is known as the "Heart and Soul" of the Indian Constitution ?
(A) Right to freedom (B) Right to expression
(C) Right to constitutional remedy (D) Right to equality
39. The person who gave the call " Dilli Chalo".
(A) Mahatma Gandhi (B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) Jaya Praksh Narayan (D) Subhash Chandra Bose
40. Chairman of the Rajya Sabha is :
(A) President of India (B) Prime Minister of India
(C) Vice President of India (D) Speaker of Lok Sabha
41. If 75% of a number is added to 75, the result is the mumber itself , then the number is :
(A) 250 (B) 750
(C) 400 (D) 300
42. A school has enough food for 30 children for 12 days. How long will the food last if 80 more children join them?
(A) 6 days (B) 7 days
(C) 10 days (D) 8 days
43. The sum of two consecutive number is 55 ,which is the largest number?
(A) 25 (B) 28
(C) 26 (D) 27
44. When a shopkeeper sold 2/3 of an item, he got the cost price of the whole lot : What is the percentage of his profit?
(A) 33 1/3% (B) 66 2/3%
(C) 25% (D) 50%
45. Three years ago, Manju's age was double of Manu's. Sevan years hence, the sum of their ages will be 83 years. The present age of manju is:
(A) 24 years (B) 45 years
(C) 30 years (D) 35 years
46. The perimeter of a rectangular field is 480 meters and the ratio between the length and breadth is 5:3. The area of the field is :
(A) 7, 200m2 (B) 15, 000m2
(C) 54, 000m2 (D) 13, 500m2
47. If you add 1000 to a certain number, the result will be more than, if you multiply that number by 1000 what is that number?
(A) 1.5 (B) 1.0
(C) 2.5 (D) 2.0
48. A student has to secure 40% marks to pass. He gets 150 marks ans fails by 30 marks. What is the maximum marks?
(A) 400 (B) 500
(C) 475 (D) 450
49. What is the greatest number of 3 digits which when divided by 6,9 and 12 leaves a remainder of 3 in each case ?
(A) 998 (B) 949
(C) 975 (D) 993
50. The next number in the pattern 21,25,33,49,81.......
(A) 145 (B) 97
(C) 113 (D) 129
51. If D = 5 and BAD = 10 ,the value for AIM is:
(A) 23 (B) 24
(C) 26 (D) 25
52. EElecricity is related to wire in the same way as water is related to :
(A) River (B) Pipe
(C) Bottle (D) JUg
53. Going 50m to the south of her house, Seetha turns left and goes another 20m Then,turning to the North, she goes 30m. and then starts walking to her house, which direction is she walking now?
(A) North (B) South -east
(C) East (D) North -west
54. Ramu is taller than Manu but not as tall as Ravi. Karim is taller than Dilip but shorter than Manu. The tallest among them is:
(A) Manu (B) Karim
(C) Ravi (D) Dilip
55. In a class of 60, where girls are twice that of boys, Gopu ranked seventeenth from the top. if there are 9 girls ahead of Gopu, how many boys are after him in rank ?
(A) 12 (B) 23
(C) 3 (D) 7
56. X is the sister of Y.Y is the caughter of K.K. is the husband of M. what is M to Y ?
(A) Father (B) Brother
(C) Sister (D) Mother
57. If three days after today, will be Tuesday, what day was four days before Yesterday ?
(A) Tuesday (B) Monday
(C) Sunday (D) Friday
58. Five poles are standing in a row. M is on the left of N. Q is on the right of P. Which is on the right of N. If L is on the left of M, which pole is in the centre ?
(A) N (B) L
(C) M (D) Q
59. If 5 X 8 = 44 and 6 x 5 = 33, what is 4 x 5 ?
(A) 19 (B) 21
(C) 22 (D) 20
60. Number which does not belong to the series 3,5,8,11,17,23 ......
(A) 8 (B) 11
(C) 28 (D) 30
61. The district of Kerala which has no coast line:
(A) Kollam (B) Kannur
(C) Thrissur (D) Kottayam
62. Wagamon hill station is situated in
(A) Idukki (B) Pathanamthitta
(C) Kottayam (D) Thrissur
63. The area of Kerala is :
(A) 38, 863 (B) 39 , 638
(C) 41, 200 (D) 42, 100
64. The place in which black soil is found in Kerala:
(A) Punalur (B) Kuttanad
(C) Aluva (D) Chittur
65. Kerala Forest Reserch Institute is in :
(A) Kollam (B) Idukki
(C) Thrissur (D) Thiruvananthapuram
66. The first novel in Malayalam:
(A) Kunalatha (B) Indulekha
(C) Kayar (D) Chemmeen
67. Periyar wild life Sanctuary is situated in :
(A) Ernakulam (B) Thrissur
(C) Kottayam (D) Idukki
68. A deemed university in Kerala:
(A) Kerala (B) Calicut
(C) Kalamandalam (D) Kannur
69. The number of districts formed in Kerala on first July 1949 :
(A) 4 (B) 5
(C) 10 (D) 8
70. Kerala was declared 100% literate state in the year:
(A) 1995 (B) 1998
(C) 2000 (D) 1991
71. The headquarters of SAARC ia situated at:
(A) New Delhi (B) Kathmandu
(C) Colombo (D) Islamabad
72. The author of the biography " Wings of Fire "
(A) P.C. Alexander (B) C.Rangarajan
(C) A.P.J Abdulkalam (D) A.B .Vajpayee
73. The Mandal Commission report was with reference to :
(A) Higher education (B) Electronics
(C) Reservations (D) Panchayath Raj
74. The venue of 2004 Olympics
(A) Athens (B) Beijing
(C) Sydney (D) Greece
75. NRI deposits are popularly known as :
(A) Soft money (B) Call money
(C) Hot money (D) Dear money
76. What is Super Nova?
(A) A black hole (B) A dying star
(C) A comet (D) An asteroid
77. Name the political party launched by the Adivasi leader C.K. Janu
(A) Rashtriya Mahasabha (B) Adivasi Samithi
(C) Adivasi Mahasabha (D) Rashtriya Samithi
78. India's first communications satellite INSAT 3E was launched on September 28 2003 from :
(A) Sathish Chawan Space Centre (B) Gopalpur on sea
(C) Chandipur on sea (D) Kourou in French Guyana
79. Which of the following states are involved in Mulla Periyar dam issue?
(A) Kerala - Karnataka (B) Kerala - Pondicherry
(C) Kerala - Tamilnadu (D) Tamilnadu - Karnataka
80. Of the following trees, which one grows on hills and mountaiuns?
(A) Peepal (B) Fir
(C) Sal (D) Neem
81. The first Indian postage was released in :
(A) 1854 (B) 1889
(C) 1845 (D) 1869
82. The I.N.A was formed in:
(A) Japan (B) Singapore
(C) Malya (D) Burma
83. Ajantha Paintings depict scenes from the :
(A) Ramayana (B) Jataka tales
(C) Mahabhatata (D) Panchathanthra
84. Who is called the " Second Asokha "
(A) Samudragupta (B) Kanishka
(C) Harshavardhana (D) Chandragupta Maurya
85. Which king abolished "Jaziya" ?
(A) Shah Jahan (B) Muhammd Shah
(C) Aurangazeb (D) Akbar
86. The function of a Public Service Commission in India is :
(A) Mandatory (B) Advisory
(C) Neither (D) Both
87. Who established the first Indian Empire?
(A) Prithivi Raj Chauhan (B) Maharana Pratap
(C) Chandragupta Maurya (D) Babur
88. Wild life Institute of India is situated at:
(A) Dehradun (B) Bhopal
(C) Kolkatta (D) Delhi
89. Manchester of India is :
(A) Coimbatore (B) Assam
(C) Kolkatta (D) Ahemedabad
90. The boundary line between India and Pakistan is called :
(A) Mc.Mohan Line (B) Radcliffe Line
(C) 17th parallel (D) Durand Line
91. The first total sanitation Panchayat in Kerala:
(A) Pothukal (B) Vellanad
(C) Thuravoor (D) Chamravattom
92. The district in Kerala, through which maximum number of rivers flow:
(A) Palakkad (B) Alappuzha
(C) Thrissur (D) Kannur
93. The hottest place in Kerala is :
(A) Punalur (B) Palakkad
(C) Ernakulam (D) Malappuram
94. The year in which Dooradharshan started Malayalam programmes in Kerala:
(A) 1985 (B) 1980
(C) 1984 (D) 1986
95. The number of taluks is Kerala :
(A) 60 (B) 61
(C) 64 (D) 63
96. The first air flight in Kerala started from:
(A) Thiruvananthapuram to Chennai (B) Thiruvananthapuram to Bangalore
(C) Thiruvananthapuram to Mumbai (D) Thirvananthapuram to Lucknow
97. The district of Kerala where the first Jail was started :
(A) Thiruvananthapuram (B) Kozhikose
(C) Thrissur (D) Kannur
98. Name of the Taluk which is the border of two states:
(A) Palakkad (B) Sulthan Batheri
(C) Neyyattinkara (D) Mananthavadi
99. The first lady to become the Chief Justice of Kerala:
(A) Sujatha Manohar (B) Anna Chandy
(C) Fathima Beevi (D) Janaki Amma
100. The region of Kerala where evergreen forests are seen:
(A) Silent Valley (B) Munnar
(C) Wayanad (D) Nelliyampathi