Post Office Department of India for Today Thursday, 20 February 2020



  Total Questions : 30
  Total Duration : 720 Seconds.

Question 1: Diamond is a jewel but is formed from a mineral. From which rock can we derive the mineral required to make diamond?

    A. Igneous
    B. Sedimentary
    C. Metamorphic
    D. Coal

Question 2: Which type of rock is used to make a pencil lead?

    A. Granite
    B. Graphite
    C. Metamorphic
    D. Igneous

Question 3: In North India, towards the west, rainfall ---------------------. Complete the blank.

    A. decreases
    B. increases
    C. remains same
    D. unpredictable

Question 4: What did Sufism emphasize upon?

    A. spirit of religion
    B. form of religion
    C. liberation of soul
    D. believe in one God

Question 5: Theravada has huge followers in which country, apart from India?

    A. Sri- Lanka
    B. Myanmar
    C. Bhutan
    D. Nepal

Question 6: In which Age did the Indus Valley Civilization belong to?

    A. Gold Age
    B. Silver Age
    C. Stone Age
    D. Metal Age

Question 7: Who was the first editor of "The Yugantar" ?

    A. Barindra Ghosh
    B. Bipin Chandra Pal
    C. Jatindra Nath Mukherjee
    D. Ullaskar Dutta

Question 8: Human Rights Day is observed on ------

    A. 10th March
    B. 10th July
    C. 10th September
    D. 10th December

Question 9: India held joint naval exercise in February with USA and

    A. Japan
    B. Australia
    C. South Korea
    D. None of the above

Question 10: What is the present value of Indian currency to US Dollars?

    A. 66.67
    B. 66.68
    C. 66.69
    D. 66.6

Question 11: Who was 15th Governor of RBI and 13th Prime Minister of India?

    A. Atal Bihari Bajpayee
    B. Mannmohan Singh
    C. Narendra Modi
    D. Dr. B.C. Roy

Question 12: In which year was HDI developed?

    A. 1990
    B. 1192
    C. 1994
    D. 1996

Question 13: Which is not a fundamental interaction?

    A. Strong
    B. Gravitational
    C. Electromagnetic
    D. Frictional

Question 14: What are the type of molecules in diamond?

    A. discrete
    B. regular
    C. smooth
    D. soft

Question 15: The particle that cannot be accelarated in a magnetic field is.

    A. proton
    B. Neutron
    C. Beta particle
    D. alpha particle

Question 16: Which protein binds the two sister chromatids?

    A. cohesins
    B. steroids
    C. mikers
    D. amilases

Question 17: Bacterial cells doesnot contain which cell organelle?

    A. mitochondria
    B. ribosome
    C. golgi comples
    D. nucleus

Question 18: Which cavity helps birds to respire?

    A. pelvic cavity
    B. plasmolic cavity
    C. pleural cavity
    D. pilion cavity

Question 19: According to a recipe, 400 grams of flour should be mixed with 500 grams of sugar to bake cookies. If I have only 300 grams of flour, how much sugar should I mix to maintain the same proportion?

    A. 360
    B. 380
    C. 375
    D. 400

Question 20: A works thrice as much as B. If A takes 60 days less than B to do a work then find the number of days it would take to complete the work if both work together?

    A. 20 days
    B. 22.5 days
    C. 25 days
    D. 30 days

Question 21: A bag contains 10 pink boxes and 20 blue boxes. 2 boxes are picked at random. Find the probability that they are of the same colour.

    A. 42006
    B. 42007
    C. 47/87
    D. 35/87

Question 22: Ridhhi joined ______ Rail.

    A. an
    B. a
    C. the
    D. none of these

Question 23: She will not be coming today.

    A. Asserive
    B. Interrogative
    C. Exclamatory
    D. Negative

Question 24: The plane was hijacked and the passengers were in a state of

    A. anger
    B. saddness
    C. trauma
    D. clumsiness

Question 25:

X,Y and Z divide an amount of Rs.11000 among themselves such that Z get half as much as Y and Y gets thrice as much as X. Find the total share of X and Y.

    A. Rs.6000
    B. Rs.2000
    C. Rs.8000
    D. Rs.9000

Question 26:

Ram and Shyam deposit an equal amount of money in a bank at simple interest. Ram deposits for a time thrice as long as Shyam at two-thirds of Shyam’s interest rate. Find the ratio of the interests received by Ram and Shyam.

    A. 2:03
    B. 2:01
    C. 3:02
    D. 1:02

Question 27: A convex lens is called

    A. converging lens
    B. diverging lens
    C. converging and diverging lens
    D. refracting lens

Question 28: What is the predetermined unit for length?

    A. meter
    B. kilometer
    C. centimeter
    D. grams

Question 29: what is the last day of a century cannot be

    A. Monday
    B. Tuesday
    C. Wednesday
    D. Friday

Question 30: Raju is the only brother of my fathers mothers daughter. How is Raju related to me?

    A. Uncle
    B. Father
    C. Nephew
    D. Son

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