IAS Prelims General Studies Paper 2007 (Part 4 of 10)

  1. Consider the following statements:

    1. The annul range of temperature is greater in the Pacific Ocean than that in the Atlantic Ocean.

    2. The Annual range of temperature is greater in the Northern Hemisphere than that in the Southern Hemi sphere.

    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

  2. The Largest coral reef in the world is found near the coast of which one of the following countries?

    1. Australia

    2. Cuba

    3. Ghana

    4. Philippines

  3. In which state is the Guru Shikhar Peak located:

    1. Rajasthan

    2. Gujarat

    3. Madhya Pradesh

    4. Maharastra

  4. Who wrote the book-The story of the integration of Indian State?

    1. B N Rau

    2. C Rajagopalchari

    3. Krishna Menon

    4. V P Menon

  5. Which one of the Following aroused a wave of popular indignation that led to the massacre by the British at Jaliawala Bagh?

    1. The Arm Act

    2. The Public Safety Act

    3. The Rowlatt Act

    4. The Vernacular Press Act

  6. Who is the Speaker of the First Lok Sabha?

    1. Hukam Singh

    2. G V Mavalankar

    3. K M Munshi

    4. U N Dhebar

  7. At which one of the following places did mahatma Gandhi first start his satyagraha in India?

    1. Ahemdabad

    2. Bardoli

    3. Champaran

    4. Kheda

  8. Who Among the following started the newspaper Shome Prakash?

    1. Dayanand Saraswati

    2. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

    3. Raja Rammohan Roy

    4. Surendranath Banerjee

  9. The ruler of which on of the following states was removed from power by the British on the pretext of misgovernance.

    1. Awadh

    2. Jhansi

    3. Nagpur

    4. Satara

  10. Who Among the following Europeans were the last to come to pre independence India Traders?

    1. Dutch

    2. English

    3. French

    4. Portuguese

  11. Consider the following statement:

    1. Robert Clive was the first Governor General of Bengal

    2. William Bentic was the first Governor general of India

    Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 or 2

  12. Which one of the Following was the first fort Constructed by the British in India?

    1. Fort William

    2. Fort St. George

    3. Fort St. David

    4. Fort St. Angelo

  13. Consider the following statements:

    1. Jawahar Nehru was in his fourth Term as the Prime minister of India at the time of his death.

    2. Jawahar Nehru represented Rae Bareilly constituency as a member of parliament.

    3. The First non congress Prime minister of India assumed the office in the year 1977.

    Which of the following statements given above is are correct.

    1. 1 and 2 only

    2. 3 Only

    3. 1 only

    4. 1 and 3

  14. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists:

    List-I (Company) List-II (Major Area/product)
    1. Chevron

    2. AT & T

    3. AMD

    4. Enercon GmbH

    1. Wind Energy

    2. Oil

    3. Telephone, Internet

    4. Micro-processor

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
  15. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

      • Williams Dickson
      • Motion Picture Film
      • Charles Babbage
      • Programmable Computer
      • Nicholas Stern
      • Construction Technology
      • Brian Greene
      • String Theory