IAS Prelims General Studies Paper 2007 (Part 3 of 10)

  1. In the latter half of the year 2006, in which one of the following countries did a military coup take place?

    1. Cambodia

    2. Laos

    3. Thailand

    4. Vietnam

  2. Match List-I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given the Lists:

    List-I (Alumni Company) List-II (Location)
    1. BALCO

    2. HINDALCO

    3. Indian Alumni Company

    4. NALCO

    1. Hirakunda

    2. Korba

    3. Koraput

    4. Renukoot

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
  3. Which of the following is located in the Bastar region?

    1. Bandhvagarh National Park

    2. Dundeli Sanchary

    3. Rajaji National Park

    4. Indravati National Park

  4. Which of the following National Highways passes through Maharastra, Chattisgarh and Orissa.

    1. NH-4

    2. NH-5

    3. NH-6

    4. NH-7

  5. In the Human Body, which structure is the appendix attached to?

    1. The large intestine

    2. The Small intestine

    3. the gall Bladder

    4. The Stomach

  6. Consider the following statements:

    1. Balaghat is known for its diamond mines.

    2. Majhgawan is known for its manganese deposits.

    Which of the following statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  7. Which one of the following States of India has the lowest density of population?

    1. Himanchal Pradesh

    2. Meghalaya

    3. Arunachal Pradesh

    4. Sikkim

  8. Match List-I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given the Lists:

    List-I (City) List-II (River)
    1. Bankong

    2. Phnom-Penh

    3. Hanoi

    4. Yangon

    1. Irrawaddy

    2. Mekong

    3. Menam (Chao Phraya)

    4. Red River

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
  9. Consider the following statements:

    1. Either of the two belts over the ocean at about 300 to 350 N and S Latitudes is known as Horse Latitude.

    2. Horse Latitude are low pressure Belt.

    Which of the following statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2.

  10. Which one among the following rivers is the longest?

    1. Amazon

    2. Amur

    3. Congo

    4. Lena

  11. Which one among of the flowing rivers originates at Amarkantak?

    1. Damodar

    2. Mahanadi

    3. Narmada

    4. Tapi

  12. Which one among the following major cities is most eastwards located?

    1. Hyderabad

    2. Bhopal

    3. Lucknow

    4. Benguluru (Bangalore)

  13. Dalbergia Species is associated with which one of the following:

    1. Cashew nut

    2. Coffee

    3. Tea

    4. Rosewood

  14. Out of the Southern States: Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, which shares boundaries with maximum number of Indian state?

    1. Andhra Pradesh only

    2. Karnataka Only

    3. Each of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka

    4. Each of Tamil Nadu and Kerala

  15. Through which one of the following Straits, does a tunnel connect the united Kingdom and France:

    1. Davis Strait

    2. Denmark Strait

    3. Strait of Dover

    4. Strait of Gibraltar