CDS Exam 2016 General Knowledge Sample Paper Part-3

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26. The Central Arid Zone Research Institute (CAZRI) is located at

(A) Jaipur

(B) Jodhpur

(C) Jaisalmer

(D) Jallandhar

27. Which of the following statements about dry ice are correct? 1. It is a useful refrigerant. 2. On heating, it turns into a liquid. 3. It has acidic properties. 4. It causes burns when pressed against the skin.

(A) 1 & 3

(B) 1,2, & 3

(C) 2 & 4

(D) 1,3 & 4

28. Consider the following statements regarding graphite: 1. It is an allotrope of carbon. 2. It is a good conductor of heat and electricity. 3. It can be artificially produce (D) of these statements,

(A) 1,2 & 3

(B) 1 & 2

(C) 1 & 3

(D) 2 & 3

29. Galvanized iron sheets have coating of

(A) tin

(B) lead

(C) zinc

(D) chromium

30. The number of d-electrons in Fe2՚ (Z = 26) ii not equal to that of

(A) p-electrons in Ne (Z = 10)

(B) s-electrons in Mg (Z = 12)

(C) d-elections in Fe (Z = 26)

(D) p-electrons in CI (Z = 17)

31. The molecules of which gas have highest speed?

(A) H2at-73°C

(B) CH4 at 300 K

(C) N2 at 1,027 C

(D) O2 at 0 C

32. The oldest rocks in the earth՚s crust were once molten, and came from deep inside the earth. The molten rock, called magma, spewed out in volcanic eruptions during earth; early life and solidified into hard rock՚s called

(A) Granite

(B) Basalt

(C) igneous rocks

(D) sedimentary rods

33. The mass of P4O10 that will be obtained from the reaction of 1.33 gram of P4 and 5.07 of oxygen

(A) 2.05 gram

(B) 3.05 gram

(C) 4.05 gram

(0) 5.05 gram

34. One day you wake with a sore throat and a runny nose. Your doctor takes a swab from your throat, sends it to a lab, and telephones you the next day to say that antibiotic will not help you get better. Which of the following is the most likely reason for the doctor՚s statement?

(A) Having waited a day, it is too late to take an antibiotic

(B) You need an antiseptic, not an antibiotic

(C) You need to be vaccinated instead of taking an antibiotic

(D) You are infected by a virus

35. Mycobacterium leprae causes leprosy, Corynebacterium diphtheria causes diphtheria and Vibrio comma causes

(A) Tetanus

(B) influenza

(C) Cholera

(D) Typhoid


36. Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?

1. Warren Hastings - Regulating Act

2. Cornwallis — Permanent Land Settlement

3. Wellesley- Subsidiary Alliance

4. Dalhousie - Abolition of Sati

(A) 1 & 3

(B) 1,2 & 4

(C) 1,2 & 3

(D) 2 & 3

37. Natya – Shastra ′ the main source of India ′ s classical dances was written by

(A) Nara Muni

(B) Bharat Muni

(C) Abhinav Gupt

(D) Tandu Mun