Union public service commission for Today Thursday, 09 April 2020



  Total Questions : 30
  Total Duration : 720 Seconds.

Question 1: Which type of manufacturing industry is Oil India Limited?

    A. Private industry
    B. Consumer industry
    C. Large-scale industry
    D. Joint industry

Question 2: What is the other name for a country?

    A. county
    B. countryside
    C. federal state
    D. sovereign state

Question 3: Iron and Steel industry can be categorised under what type of industry?

    A. mineral based
    B. capital based
    C. basic industries
    D. consumer industries

Question 4: Pala Empire had a partnership with which Empire?

    A. Gupta Empire
    B. Sangha Empire
    C. Srivijaya Empire
    D. Maurya Empire

Question 5: What was the liturgical language of the Kushanas?

    A. Sanskrit
    B. Urdu
    C. Hindi
    D. Latin-American

Question 6: What was the origin of Qutub-ud-din-Aibak?

    A. Cuman-Kipchak
    B. Turko-Persian
    C. Afghan-Persian
    D. Indo-Turkish

Question 7: Sania Mirza`s name is associated with the sports

    A. Tennis
    B. Badminton
    C. Chess
    D. Table Tennis

Question 8: Under whose orders the Mahabharata was translated into Bengali ?

    A. Alauddin Hossain Shah
    B. Jalaluddin
    C. Nusrat Shah
    D. Haji Iliyas

Question 9: A captain and vice-captain are to be chosen out of a team having 11 players. How many ways are there to do this?

    A. 99
    B. 110
    C. 90
    D. 22

Question 10: What is the current rate of service tax in India?

    A. 15%
    B. 10%
    C. 12%
    D. 12.50%

Question 11: In which month was RBI nationalised?

    A. Jan
    B. Apr
    C. Aug
    D. Dec

Question 12: Who prints money in India?

    A. Financial Ministry
    B. RBI
    C. State Government
    D. Central Govt

Question 13: What is the combination of orbitals in VB theory?

    A. linear
    B. horizontal
    C. diagonal
    D. haphazard

Question 14: Which theory is involved in the states of matter?

    A. Bose-Einstein Theory
    B. Einstein-Bose Theory
    C. Curie Theory
    D. Mendeleefs Concept

Question 15: In which year was the word "colligative" introduced?

    A. 1890
    B. 1891
    C. 1892
    D. 1893

Question 16: Which among these is not a category of agricultural products

    A. paper
    B. food
    C. fibre
    D. fuel

Question 17: What is the scientific study of the interaction between plants and organisms called?

    A. ecosystem
    B. ecology
    C. biosystem
    D. biodiversity

Question 18: What are sex-chromosomes called?

    A. autosomes
    B. allosomes
    C. sexosomes
    D. sexochromosomes

Question 19: Which article contains the enhanced status of the members of UPSC?

    A. 3
    B. 5
    C. 7
    D. 9

Question 20: Who was the 12th CAG of India?

    A. Sashi Kumar Sharma
    B. Sashi Kumar Kapoor
    C. Sashi Kanth Kapoor
    D. Sashi Kanth Sharma

Question 21: Who is responsible to set up financial team to review financial condition of the Panchayet?

    A. Prime Minister
    B. Chief Minister of State
    C. Governor
    D. President

Question 22: He ______ writing the letter carefully last night.

    A. is
    B. was
    C. were
    D. will

Question 23: A poker face

    A. Expressionless
    B. Face showing anger
    C. Happly Face
    D. Saddy Face

Question 24: Mumbai is the business capital of India.

    A. Common Noun
    B. Proper Noun
    C. Collective Noun
    D. Abstract Noun

Question 25:

What is the least number of square tiles required to pave the floor of a room 15 m 17 cm long and 9 m 2 cm broad. (S.S.C 2003)

    A. 814
    B. 820
    C. 840
    D. 844

Question 26: A car gives a mileage of 20 km per liter of petrol when driven at a constant speed of 50 kmph but the mileage decreases by 10% when driven at a speed of 70 kmph. How many km can the car travel with 12 liters of petrol if it travels a speed of 70 kmph?

    A. 216 km
    B. 240 km
    C. 228 km
    D. 200 km

Question 27: Newtonian mechanics was superseded by which theory?

    A. relativity
    B. super relativity
    C. major relativity
    D. common relativity

Question 28: What is the word from which the English word "lever" is derived?

    A. leveour
    B. levier
    C. leveir
    D. levour

Question 29: In a family of eight members, there are two married couples.
William is the brother of Sunita who is the daughter-in-law of P.
Thomas is the grandson of Q.
Robert is the only nephew of V.
Urvashi is the sister and the daughter of Thomas and Robert respectively.
Q is the only child and William is the brother-in-law of Robert.
How is Ps grandson related to Roberts brother-in-law?

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

Question 30: Six students A to F get ranks in an exam from 1 to 6, not necessarily in the same order. None of the students get the same rank.
C is ranked just after A. C is neither the first nor the last rank holder.
E and F are ranked together respectively.
B is ranked before F.
D and B are ranked together respectively.
C has a higher rank than B.
What is the rank of E?

    A. 4
    B. 5
    C. 6
    D. 3

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