Ratnagiri Zilla Parishad Set One Question Papers with Answer Key

1.”Right to Life” is in which of the following articles in the Indian Constituation
A) Article 14 B) Article 19 C) Article 17 D) Article 21

Ans:- D) Article 21

2. The famous ‘Asiatic lion’ is found in which Indian State?
A) Rajasthan B) Haryana C) Guhrat D) U.P.

Ans:- C) Guhrat

3. Which governor General announced the partition of Bengal in 1905?
A) Lord Curzon B) William Bentinck C) Lord wellesley
D) Lord Dalhousie

Ans:- A) Lord Curzon

4. In which state is Nalanda situated?
A) Madhya Pradesh B) Bihar C) U.P. D) Chhatisgarh

Ans:- B) Bihar

5. Who is the Chief Justice of India?
A) Justice Ganguly B) Justice Kapadia
C) Justice J.S. Verma D) Justice Balakrishnan

Ans:- B) Justice Kapadia

6. The Construction of India can be amended by
A) Article 352 B) Article 356 C) Article 368
D) Article 370

Ans:- C) Article 368

7. When was sati system ablished?
A) 1818 B) 1825 c) 1829 D) 1833

Ans:- c) 1829

8. Meenakshi Temple is located in
A) Rameshwaram B) Tirupati C) Shirdi D) Madurai

Ans:- D) Madurai

9. Which country did India defeat in cricket world Cup, 2011 final?
1) Srilanka 2) Pakistan 3) England 4) Australia

Ans:- 1) Srilanka

10.The prime Minister of which country was the chief guest at the Republic Day parade in 2012?
A) Thailand B) Malaysia C) Indonesia D) Singapore

Ans:- A) Thailand

11. The disease ‘Scurvy’ is caused by the deficiency of which vitamin?
A) Vitamin A B) Vitamin B C) Vitamin C D) Vitamin K

Ans:- C) Vitamin C

12.From which country has the Directive Principles of State policy been adopted?
A) lreland B) Japan C) USA D) Germany

Ans:- A) lreland

13.How many members canbe nominated by the President in the Rajya Sabha?
1) 10 B) 12 C) 8 D) 15

Ans:- B) 12

14. Which day is celebrated as Human Rights Day?
A) 10th December B) 24th September C) 8th November
D) 8th March

Ans:- A) 10th December

15. The term ‘Socialist’ was incorporated in the Indian Preamble by which amendment to the Constitution?
A) 7th B) 21th C) 42th D) 44th

Ans:- C) 42th

16. Ashoka was the king of which dynasty?
A) Maurya B) Gupta C) Nanda D) Chalukya

Ans:- A) Maurya

17. The Mullaperiyar Water dispute is between which of the States?
A) Kerala-Kamataka B) Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Kamataka,
C) Tamil nadu-Andhra Pradesh D) Kerala-Tamil Nadu

Ans:- D) Kerala-Tamil Nadu

18. Which is the 193rd country to the United Nations?
A) South Sudan B) Palestine C) Serbia D) East Timor

Ans:- A) South Sudan

19. Who is the auther of ‘Hersh Charita’?
A) Huan Sang B) Panini C) Banabhatta D) I. Tsing

Ans:- C) Banabhatta

20.Quit India Movement was launched in
A) 1920 B) 1931 C) 1942 D) 1939

Ans:- C) 1942

21. Who was the founder of Mughal empire
A) Balban B) Humayan C) Akbar D) Babar

Ans:- D) Babar

22. Which game is Vishwanathan Anand associated with
A) Tennis B) chess C) swimming D) cricket

Ans:- B) chess

23. Which article of the Indian Constitution provides special status to Jammu and Kashmir?
A) 370 B) 350 C) 360 D) 380

Ans:- A) 370

24. Who is the chief Minister of Chhatisgarh?
A) Raman Singh B) Shivraj Singh C) Gopal Singh
D) Nitish Kumar

Ans:- A) Raman Singh

25. How many members are there in Election Commission
A) 2 B) 3 C) 4 D) 5

Ans:- B) 3

26. In which state assembly elections are NOT held in 2012?
A) Manipur B) Uttar Pradesh C) Bihar D) Goa

Ans:- C) Bihar

27. In which field Amartya Sen won Nobal Prize?
A) Economics B) Literature C) Peace D) Social Service

Ans:- A) Economics

28.Who is the Governor of Reserve bank of India?
A) Usha Thorat B) C.Rangarajan C) D.subba Rao
D) Bimal Jalan

Ans:- C) D.subba Rao

29. Who is succeeding Ratan Tata as OMD Tata group of Industries
A) Noel Tata B) Cyrus Mistry C) Parvin Dastyr D) Sunil Mittal

Ans:- B) Cyrus Mistry

30. Territorial waters of India extend up to
A) 10 nautical miles B) 8 nautical miles
C) 15 nasitical miles D) 12 natical miles

Ans:- D) 12 natical miles

31.Who is the deputy chairman of Planning Commission?
A) Pranab Mukharjee B) Manmohan Singh
C) Bimal Jalan D) Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Ans:- D) Montek Singh Ahluwalia

32.Madhubani Paintings are associated with which State?
A) Bihar B) Jharkhad C) Chhatisgarh D) M.P.

Ans:- A) Bihar

33. Pakistan Resolution was passed by Muslim League in
A) 1947 B) 1945 C) 1946 D) 1940

Ans:- D) 1940

34. Who was the first Indian Governor General of India?
A) S. Radhakrishnan B) Dr. Zakir Hussain
C) Amartya Sen D) Ramakrishnan Venkataraman

Ans:- C) Amartya Sen

35. Who was the first Indian to win Nobel prize for Chemistry?
A) C.V Raman B) Hargovind Khurana C) Amartya Sen
D) Ramakrishnan Venkataraman

Ans:- D) Ramakrishnan Venkataraman

36. Bhupen Hazarika belonged to which state?
A) Assam B) Meghalaya C) Tripura D) Manipur

Ans:- A) Assam

37. Which river flows towards west?
A) kaveri B) krishna C) Godavari D) Narmada

Ans:- D) Narmada

38. who is the author of Ramayana
A) vyas B) Valmiki C) Tulsidas D) Kalidas

Ans:- B) Valmiki

39. Who was the presedent of the Constituent Assembly?
A) B.N. Rau B) B.R. Ambedkar C) Rajendra Prasad
D) C. Rajagopalachari

Ans:- C) Rajendra Prasad



41. Which line passes through India?
A) Tropic Cancer B) Equtor C) Tropic of Capricom
D) International Date Line

Ans:- D) International Date Line

42. Which line the head of British Commonwelth?
A) British P.M. B) British Parllament C) British Queen
D) Indian P.M.

Ans:- C) British Queen

43. ‘Yuan’ is the currency of which country?
A) Nigeria B) Burma (Myanmar) C) China D) Indonesia

Ans:- C) China

44. Who is called the Iron Man of India?
A) Sardar Patel B) Jawahar Lal Nehru C) L.K. Advani
D) Subhash Chandra Bose

Ans:- A) Sardar Patel

45. Who has succeded E. Sreedharan as Managing Director of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation?
A) Sanjeev Bhatt B) Mangu Singh C) Mangat Singh
D) Deepak Singh

Ans:- B) Mangu Singh

46. Mughal Garden is situated in
A) Mubmai B) Hyderabad C) Bengaluru D) New Delhi

Ans:- D) New Delhi

47. ‘Arihant’ is the name of
A) surface to surface missile B) tank C) nuclear submarine
D) surface to Air Missile

Ans:- C) nuclear submarine

48. Who do we use to measure atmospheric pressure
A) Hydrometer B) thermometer C) Barometer D) Ampier

Ans:- C) Barometer

49. How many Vedas are there?
A) 4 B) 3 C) 5 D) 2

Ans:- A) 4

50. How many articles are there in Indian Constitution
A) 375 B) 380 C) 370 D) 395

Ans:- D) 395