IAS Prelims General Studies Paper 2007 (Part 5 of 10)

  1. Which one of the following is called Philosophers wool?

    1. Zinc Bromide

    2. Zinc Nitrate

    3. Zinc Oxide

    4. Zinc Choloride

  2. Which one of the following does not contain silver?

    1. Horn Silver

    2. German Silver

    3. Ruby Silver

    4. Lunar Caustic

  3. Which one of the following types of glass can cut off ultraviolet rays?

    1. Soda Glass

    2. Pyrex Glass

    3. Jena Glass

    4. Crookes Glass

  4. Which one of the following non metal is not a poor conductor of electricity?

    1. Sulphur

    2. Selenium

    3. Bromide

    4. Phosphorus

  5. Which one of the following is another name of RDX?

    1. Cyanohydrin

    2. Dextran

    3. Cyclohexane

    4. Cyclonite

  6. Where are the headquarters of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) located?

    1. Dubai

    2. Jeddah

    3. Islamabad

    4. Ankara

  7. Which of the following cities has been the venue of the Asean Games for the maximum number of times from the years 1951 to the year 2006?

    1. Delhi

    2. Bangkok

    3. Tokyo

    4. Beijing

  8. Where is Copacabana Beach located?

    1. Buenos Aires

    2. Hawaiian Islands

    3. Rio de Janeiro

    4. Valletta

  9. Who was Leander Paess partner when he won Double Final in the US open Tennis Tournament?

    1. Max Mirnyi

    2. Martin Damm

    3. Bob Bryan

    4. Mike Brayan

  10. Who among the following is considered as the inventor of the World Wide Web (WWW)?

    1. Edward Kasner

    2. Bill Gates

    3. Tim Berner Lee

    4. Vinod Bham

  11. Three dice each having six faces with each face having one number from 1 to 6 are rolled. What is the number of possible outcomes such that at least one dice shows the number 2?

    1. 36

    2. 81

    3. 91

    4. 116

  12. All six letters of the name SACHIN are arranged to form different words without repeating any letter in any one word. The words so formed are then arranged as a dictionary. What will be the position of the word SACHIN in that sequence?

    1. 436

    2. 590

    3. 601

    4. 751

  13. Five balls of different colours are to be placed in the three different boxes such that any ox contains at least one ball. What is the maximum number of different ways in which this can be done?

    1. 90

    2. 120

    3. 150

    4. 180

  14. Amit has five friends: 3 Girls and 2 boys. Amits wife is also has five friends: 3 boys and 2 girls. In How many maximum number of different ways can they invite 2 boys and two girls such that two of them are Amits friends and two are his wifes?

    1. 24

    2. 38

    3. 46

    4. 58

  15. (Each small circle represent a different station) What is the maximum number of different paths that exist between station A and the station B.

    1. 28

    2. 31

    3. 33

    4. 35