27th December, 2016 (Prelims)

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Today’s 10 questions from 1987 GS-1 Prelims Paper [Questions 11-20]

To revise [Questions 01-10] refer yesterday’s post.

Q11. Which of the following is/are found in plant cells but not in those of animals?

(a) Plastid & Cellular wall

(b) Chromosome

(c) Mitochondria & Golgi apparatus

(d) Cell wall & lysozyme


Q12. Which of the following diseases is hereditary ?

(a) Haemophilia

(b) Tuberculosis

(c) Cancer

(d) Dysentery


Q13. Ultrafiltering units of kidney are known as

(a) Nephron

(b) Glomerulus

(c) Vena Cava

(d) Tubule


Q14. The human body is immune to which of the following diseases ?

(a) Smallpox

(b) Diabetes

(c) Tuberculosis

(d) jaundice


Q15. Temperature in human beings is controlled by

(a) Pituitary gland

(b) Thyroid gland

(c) Hypothalamus gland

(d) Adrenal gland


Q16. Indianisation of the Civil Services was done by

(a) Lord Ripon

(b) Lord Mayo

(c) Lord Lytton

(d) Lord Reading


Q17. Musical instrument used by Amir Khusro was

(a) Sitar

(b) Sarod

(c) Tabla

(d) Flute


Q18. Which of the following is not true about Mughal army ?

(a) Mughal army was mainly standing army.

(b) It had large cavalry.

(c) When Mughal army used to come out, it seemed as if population of a big city is emerging.

(d) It had large infantry.


Q19. The purpose of Cripps’ Mission was

(a) To give India dominion status.

(b) To introduce provincial autonomy in India.

(c) To discuss future setup for India on the basis of the Simon Commission report.

(d) To suppress ‘Quit India’ Movement.


Q20. Alauddin Khilji maintained control on price during his reign because

(a) He wanted to keep large army at lower expenses.

(b) He had mercy with poor people.

(c) He wanted to gain popularity.

(d) All of the above

Tomorrow: Next 10 questions

To revise [Questions 01-10] refer yesterday’s post.

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