Monday, 21 August 2017

PSC Degree Level GK Previous Questions - Set 19

181.       The Central Government has been created the National Green Tribunal on:
(A) 29th November 2010
(B) 24th October 2009
(C) 12th November 2011
(D) 18th October 2010
Answer: D
182.       In which year Samkshepa Vedartham, the first book in Malayalam was published?
(A) 1872
(B) 1847
(C) 1772
(D) 1782
Answer: C
183.       Ayyankali organized the first planned peasant strike in Kerala at Venganoor in:
(A) 1900
(B) 1909
(C) 1910
(D) 1904
Answer: B
184.       List out the odd one from the following options:
(A) Sree Narayana Guru
(B) Madan Asan
(C) Raman Pillai
(D) Vaikunda Swamigal
Answer: D
185.       Who authored the work Ananda Sutra?
(A) Brahmananda Sivayogi
(B) Sree Narayana Guru
(C) Vaikunda Swamigal
(D) Ayyankali
Answer: A
186.       Who was the martyr of Paliyam Satyagraha?
(A) K. G. Velayudhan
(B) A. G. Velayudhan
(C) I. C. Chacko
(D) Prakash
Answer: B
187.       The word 'Secularism' is added to the preamble of the constitution by the ............... amendment.
(A) 42nd
(B) 24th
(C) 44th
(D) 46th
Answer: A
188.       In which years Kumara Guru was nominated to the Sri Mulam popular Assembly?
(A) 1920 and 1921
(B) 1922 and 1923
(C) 1921 and 1930
(D) 1921 and 1931
Answer: D
189.       The world’s first salt-tolerante Plant Garden is located at:
(A) Kerala
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Maharashtra
(D) Rajasthan
Answer: B
190.    Which among the following countries launched World’s longest Super-Secure Quantum Communication Line?
(A) America
(B) Germany
(C) Japan
(D) China
Answer: D

Sunday, 20 August 2017

PSC Degree Level GK Previous Questions - Set 18

171.       Which Article of the Constitution envisages a common civil code for the citizens throughout the territory of India?
(A) Art 42
(B) Art 43
(C) Art 44
(D) Art 48
Answer: C
172.       Indian Constitution was amended for the first time in the year:
(A) 1953
(B) 1950
(C) 1951
(D) 1952
Answer: C
173.       Which one among the following is the first of the major Environmental Protection Act promulgated in India?
(A) Water Act
(B) Air Act
(C) Forest Conservation Act
(D) Noise Pollution Rule
Answer: A
174.       In order to be eligible for gratuity under the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972, an employee should have a minimum continuous service of:
(A) 10 years
(B) 5 years
(C) 7 years
(D) 3 years
Answer: B
175.       Under the provisions of prevention of sexual harassment (at work place) Act, the term aggrieved woman means:
(A) a woman employee belong to govt. sector
(B) a woman employee belong to private sector
(C) a domestic worker
(D) all of the above
Answer: D
176.       According to Right to Information Act, within what time should the information be provided to an applicant in normal cases:
(A) 45 days
(B) 90 days
(C) 60 days
(D) 30 days
Answer: D
177.       What reflects the quintessence of the constitution?
(A) Fundamental Rights
(B) The Preamble
(C) Directive Principles
(D) Fundamental Duties
Answer: B
178.       Which are the articles dealing with the Centre-State Relations?
(A) Articles 245 to 263
(B) Articles 200 to 215
(C) Articles 145 to 153
(D) Articles 295 to 313
Answer: A
179.       What is the subject matter of articles 346 and 347?
(A) Right to property
(B) Appointment of Judges of High Courts
(C) Official language or languages of a State
(D) Public Service Commission
Answer: C
180.    Which article provides a guaranteed remedy for the enforcement of fundamental rights?
(A) Article 32
(B) Article 23
(C) Article 226
(D) Article 14
Answer: A

Saturday, 19 August 2017

PSC Degree Level GK Previous Questions - Set 17

161.       67th can Golden plan for best film given for:
(A) Goodbye to language
(B) The Wonders
(C) Mister Turn
(D) Winter Sleep
Answer: D
162.       The ‘Ring Spot Virus’ is the most destructive disease of:
(A) Papaya
(B) Banana
(C) Mango
(D) Coffee
Answer: A
163.       The ratio of width of our National Flag to its length is:
(A) 3:5
(B) 2:4
(C) 2:3
(D) 3:4
Answer: C
164.       Adult suffrage’ means
(A)  All adults have right to vote
(B) Adult have a duty to serve the nation
(C) Duty of the Adult to look after their children
(D)  All adult have equality right
Answer: A
165.       Constituent Assembly adopted the constitution on
(A) 26th Jan 1950
(B) 26th Nov 1949
(C) 25th Aug 1948
(D) 29th Sep 1949
Answer: B
166.       Which among the following is most appropriate to indicates the nature of Indian Constitution
(A) Unitary
(B) Federal
(C) Federal with unitary Tendency
(D) Unitary with Federal Tendency
Answer: C
167.       …………… is a criterion to decide ‘Minority’ status.
(A) Caste
(B) Race
(C) Economic Status
(D) Language
Answer: D
168.       ………………administers oath of office to Governor
(A)  President of India
(B)  Attorney General
(C)  Advocate General
(D) Chief Justice of the High Court
Answer: D
169.       Child Welfare Committees (CWC) are established under …………
(A) Juvenile Justice Act
(B) Child Welfare Act
(C) Factories Act
(D) Child Labour Prohibition Act
Answer: A
170.    Article 43 requires the state to secure by suitable legislation, .............. to all workers.
(A) Minimum wages
(B) Statutory minimum wages
(C) Fair wages
(D) Living wages
Answer: D

Friday, 18 August 2017

PSC Degree Level GK Previous Questions - Set 16

151.       The famous work ‘Mokshapradeepam’ was written by:
(A) Dr. Palpu
(B) Kumaranasan
(C) V.T. Bhattatirippad
(D) Brahmananda Sivayogi
Answer: D
152.       Where was the famous news paper “Swadeshabhimani” started by Vakkom Abdul Khadar Maulavi?
(A) Kannur
(B) Cochin
(C) Anchutengu
(D) Attingal
Answer: C
153.       The freedom to form association does not include:
(A) Right to form trade union
(B) Right to form partnership
(C) Right to form political party
(D) Right to strike
Answer: D
154.       District Collector of Malabar who was murdered in connection with Mappila Rebellion?
(A) William Logan
(B) H.V. Conolly
(C) William Mclyod
(D) Thomas Warden
Answer: B
155.       Akkamma Cheriyan was hailed “Jhansi Rani of Travancore” by:
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) G.P. Pillai
(D) Pattam Thanu Pillai
Answer: A
156.       Mukul Mudgal Committee looked into:
(A) IPL Spot Fixing
(B) 2G Scam
(C) Coal Scam
(D) Common Wealth Games Scam
Answer: A
157.       Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana was launched in:
(A) January 2014
(B) April 2014
(C) August 2014
(D) January 2015
Answer: C
158.       Who among the following is not the Goodwill Ambassador of India in Rio Olympics?
(A) Sachin Tendulkar
(B) Abinav Bindra
(C) Sushil Kumar
(D) Salman Khan
Answer: C
159.       2015 Kendra Sahitya Academy Award Winning Book
(A) Agnisakshi
(B) Ratrimazha
(C) Marannu Vecha Vasthukkal
(D) Aarachaar
Answer: D
160.    Who was the woman leader of Quit India Movement?
(A) Annie Besant
(B) Aruna Asif Ali
(C) Sarojini Naidu
(D) Madam Kama
Answer: B

Thursday, 17 August 2017

PSC Degree Level GK Previous Questions - Set 15

141.       The Concept of Directive Principles was borrowed from:
(A) Irish Republic
(B) Switzerland
(C) Constitution of USA
(D) Constitution of UK
Answer: A
142.       Which day was celebrated as National Education Day?
(A) September 10
(B) November 11
(C) October 2
(D) December 20
Answer: B
143.       Who has not participated in Vaikkam Sathyagraha?
(A) K. Kelappan
(B) K. P. Kesava Menon
(C) A. K. Gopalan
(D) Mannath Padmanabhan
Answer: C
144.       Who among the following became the member of ‘Malayala Pradesh Congress Committee’?
(A) Kuttimalu Amma
(B) Kittur Channamma
(C) Captain Lakshmi
(D) Akkama Cherian
Answer: A
145.       Father of Indian Unrest
(A) Lala Lajpat Rai
(B) Bhagat Singh
(C) Bipin Chandra Pal
(D) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Answer: D
146.       Mathikettan Shola National Park is situated in which District?
(A) Wayanad
(B) ldukki
(C) Palakkad
(D) Pathanam Thitta
Answer: B
147.       Bhakra Nangal Dam is across which river?
(A) Kaveri
(B) Mahanadi
(C) Satluj
(D) Krishna
Answer: C
148.       Which is known as Indian Education Commission?
(A) Kothari Commission
(B) Mudaliar Commission
(C) Radhakrishnan Commission
(D) Saikia Committee
Answer: A
149.       ‘Tamasa’ is the dance form of
(A) Gujarat
(B) Rajasthan
(C) Maharashtra
(D) Bihar
Answer: C
150.    Who started Prathyaksha Raksha Dhaiva Sabha, a Dalit liberation movement in Kerala?
(A) Poykayil Yohannan
(B) Pandit Karuppan
(C) Thycaud Ayya
(D) Natraja Guru
Answer: A