05th January, 2017 (Prelims)

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Today’s 10 questions from 1987 GS-1 Prelims Paper [Questions 101 to 110]

For previous questions refer yesterday’s post.

Q101. The Speaker of the lower house of a State can step down by submitting his resignation to the

(a) Chief Minister

(b) Governor

(c) Deputy Speaker of the House

(d) President


Q102. Judges of a High Court are appointed by the President with the consent of the

(a) Governor

(b) Governor, the Chief justice of India and the Chief Justice of the High Court concerned

(c) Governor and the preceding Chief Justice of the High court

(d) None of these


Q103. India has Parliamentary democracy system because

(a) Members of the Lok Sabha are elected by the public

(b) Council of Ministers is responsible to the Legislature

(c) Of distribution of power between the Centre and the States

(d) Of a single constitutional framework


Q104. Parliament can legislate matters in the State List

(a) By wish of the President

(b) If Rajya Sabha passes a resolution by 2/3rd majority

(c) Under any circumstances

(d) By asking the legislature of the State concerned


Q105. The maximum gap between two sessions of the Parliament can be of

(a) Six months

(b) Three months

(c) Nine months

(d) Twelve months

Q106. First non-Congress government to come in power in any Indian State is

(a) DMK in Tamil Nadu

(b) Communist Party of India in Kerala

(c) CPI (M) in West Bengal

(d) None of the above


Q107. A ball is thrown up vertically in vacuum. Which of the following time vs velocity graph depicts the motion ?


Answer: (d)


Q108. The average height of 2 students in a class is 115 cm. Ten more students with an average height of 130 cm join them. Therefore, the average height of the group of students now becomes

(a) 110 cm

(b) 120 cm

(c) 130 cm

(d) 140 cm


Q109. An astronaut weighing 100 kg fires a bullet weighing 1 kg with a gun of 10 kg at the speed of 50 metres/second. What will be the recoil velocity of the gun?

(a) 5 cm/s

(b) 50 cm/s

(c) 0.5 cm/s

(d) 0.05 cm/s


Q110. Match the columns :

(A) Bajra (i) Rust

(B) Wheat (ii) Wilt

(C) Groundnut (iii) Tikka

(D) Banana (iv) Ergot

(a) A-(i) B-(ii) C-(iii) D-(iv)

(b) A-(i) B-(iv) C-(iii) D-(ii)

(c) A-(iv) B-(i) C-(iii) D-(ii)

(d) A-(iv) B-(ii) C-(i) D-(iii)

Tomorrow: Next 10 questions

To revise [Questions 91-100] refer yesterday’s post.

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