28th November, 2016 (Prelims)

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Today’s 10 questions from 1989 GS-1 Prelims Paper [Questions 21 to 30]

To revise [Questions 11-20] refer yesterday’s post.

Q21. Which of the following is the most industrialised country ?

(a) Bangladesh

(b) Malaysia

(c) Nepal

(d) Singapore


Q22. Very small-time intervals are accurately measured by the

(a) Pulsars

(b) White dwarfs

(c) Atomic clocks

(d) Quartz clocks


Q23. Most popular Sufis were the

(a) Rabia

(b) Hallaj

(c) Ghazali

(d) All of the above


Q24. Brahmo Samaj was founded by

(a) Raja Ram Mohan Roy

(b) David Hare

(c) Derozio

(d) Alexander


Q25. Chlorophyll contains

(a) Beryllium

(b) Calcium

(c) Magnesium

(d) Strontium


Q26. Real owners of the company are

(a) Debenture holders

(b) Directors of the company

(c) Equity shareholders

(d) Bearer bond holders


Q27. 12 constellations referred to as zodiac are

(a) Imaginary region that encompass the path of the planets.

(b) Signs of Roman gods.

(c) A group of stars.

(d) None of the above


Q28. The Prakrit text “Gathasaptasati” is attributed to the Satavahana king

(a) Vasishtiputra Pulumavi

(b) Hala

(c) Gautamiputra Satkarni

(d) Amaru


Q29. The “Servants of India Society” was founded by

(a) Annie Besant

(b) Gopalakrishna Gokhale

(c) Bal Gangadhar Tilak

(d) Dadabhai Naoroji


Q30. The characteristic feature of virus is that

(a) It is made of fats.

(b) It multiplies only on dead animals.

(c) It multiplies only on hosts.

(d) It lacks chlorophyll.

Tomorrow: Next 10 questions

To revise [Questions 11-20] refer yesterday’s post.

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