IAS Prelims General Studies Paper 2007 (Part 7 of 10)

  1. In the figure shown above, what is the maximum number of different way in which 8 identical balls can be placed In small triangle 1, 2, 3 and 4 such that each triangle contain at least one ball?

    1. 32

    2. 35

    3. 44

    4. 56

  2. 6 equidistance vertical lines are drawn on a board. 6 equidistance horizontal lines are also drawn on the board cutting the 6 vertical lines and the distance between any two consecutive horizontal lines is equal to that between any two consecutive vertical lines. What is the maximum number of square thus formed?

    1. 37

    2. 55

    3. 126

    4. 225

  3. Each of the 3 persons is to be given some identical items such that product of the numbers of items received by each of the three persons is equal to 30. In How many maximum different ways can this distribution be done.

    1. 21

    2. 24

    3. 27

    4. 33

  4. Six faces of a cube are numbered from 1 to 6, each face carrying one different number, further

    1. The Face 2 is opposite to the face 6

    2. The Face 1 is opposite to the face 5

    3. The Face 3 is between the face 1 and face 5

    4. The face 4 is adjacent to the Face 2

    Which one of the following is correct?

    1. The face 2 is adjacent to the Face 3

    2. The Face 6 is between the face 2 and the face 4

    3. The Face 1 is between the face 5 and the face 6

    4. None of the above

  5. Groups each containing 3 boys are to be formed out of 5 boys-A, B, C, D and E such that no one group contains both C and D together. What is the maximum number of different groups?

    1. 5

    2. 6

    3. 7

    4. 8

  6. In how many maximum different ways can 3 identical balls be placed in 12 squares (each ball be places in the exact center of the squares) shown in the figure given above such that they do not lie along the same straight line?

    1. 144

    2. 200

    3. 204

    4. 216

  7. Consider the following statements:

    1. North Atlantic Co-operation Council (NACC) is the name of the new organization which has replaced the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).

    2. The United States of America and the

    United Kingdom became the members of the NATO when it was formed in the year 1949.

    Which of the following given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  8. Which one of the following is the correct sequence in the decreasing order of contribution of different sectors to the Gross domestic product of India?

    1. Service-Industry-Agriculture

    2. Service-Agriculture-Industry

    3. Industry-service-Agriculture

    4. Industry-Agriculture-Service

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

    List-I (Person) List-II (Company)
    1. Vishwapati Trivedi

    2. Tulsi R Tanti

    3. Shashi Ruia

    4. S Bikachandani

    1. Essar Group

    2. Info Edge India (which runs naukri. Com)

    3. Indian Airline

    4. Suzon Energy

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
  10. Which one of the following was associated with Acharya Vinoba Bhave, s Bhoodan Movement at the beginning of the movement?

    1. Udayagiri

    2. Rapur

    3. Pochampalli

    4. Venkatagiri

  11. Who among of the following bowlers have taken more than 500 wickets in Test Crickets?

    1. Wasim Akram

    2. Richard Hadlee

    3. Glen McGrath

    4. Courtney Walse

    Select the correct answer using the code given below:

    1. 1 and 2 only

    2. 3 and 4 only

    3. 1, 2, 3 only

    4. 1, 2, 3, 4

  12. NASAs Deep impact space mission was employed to take detailed pictures of which comet nucleus?

    1. Halleys comet

    2. Hale-Bopp

    3. Hyakutake

    4. Temple 1

  13. The Stilwell Road, built in 1940s, which has recently in news connects with the following?

    1. Agartala in India and Yangon in Myanmar via Bangladesh.

    2. Ledo in India and Kunming in China via Myanmar.

    3. Kalimpong in India and Lhasa in Tibat via Bhutan

    4. Imphal in India and Bangkok in

    Thailand via Myanmar.

  14. With the reference to the international meeting held in the year 2006, Which of the following Pairs is/are correctly matched?

      • NAM Summit
      • Havana
      • APEC Meeting
      • Bangkok
      • EU India Summit
      • Helsinki
      • UN Climate change conference

    Geneva

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 only

    2. 1 and 3 only

    3. 1, 2 and 3

    4. 2, 3 and 4

  15. Who among the following wrote the Book Ayodhya: 6 December 1992?

    1. Chandra shekar

    2. P V Narasimha Rao

    3. Jasvant Singh

    4. Arun Shorie