Degree Level Exam Practice

# Degree Level Exam Practice – 24

A towel, when bleached, was found to have lost 20% of its length and 10% of its breadth. The percentage of decrease in area is:

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Red soil is commonly found in the states
a) Punjab and Haryana
b) Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir
c) Rajasthan and Gujarat

A and B are two taps which can fill a tank individually in 10 minutes and 20 minutes respectively. However, there is a leakage at the bottom which can empty a filled tank in 40 minutes. If the tank is empty initially, how much time will both the taps
a) 10 minutes
b) 5 minutes
c) 7 minutes
d) 8 minutes

What is the retirement age of the Judges of the Supreme Court?
a) 60 years
b) 62 years
c) 65 years
d) 70 years

A man buys a truck for Rs. 2,50,000. The annual repair cost comes to 2% of the price of purchase. Besides, he has to pay an annual tax of Rs. 2000. At what monthly rent must he rent out the truck to get a return of 15% on his net invests of the first year?
a) Rs. 3359
b) Rs. 2500
c) Rs. 4000
d) Rs. 3212.5

The ratio between the speeds of two trains is 7 : 8. If the second train runs 400 kms in 4 hours, then the speed of the first train is
a) 87.5 km/hr
b) 86.5 km/hr
c) 85.5 km/hr
d) 84.5 km/hr

A towel, when bleached, was found to have lost 20% of its length and 10% of its breadth. The percentage of decrease in area is:
a) 10%
b) 10.08%
c) 20%
d) 28%

A watch costing Rs. 120 was sold at a loss of 15%. At what price was it sold?
a) Rs. 112
b) Rs.102
c) Rs. 135
d) Rs. 110

The least penetrating power ray is
a) α – Ray
b) β – Ray
c) γ – Ray
d) x – Ray

Which of the following is not an important characteristic of the Green Revolution ?
a) Mechanized agriculture
b) Hybrid seeds
c) Slash and burn
d) Monoculture

I knew him by his likeness ……… to his father
a) with
b) to
c) by
d) on

In which year was the Communist Party of India divided into two parties – CPI and CPIM?
a) 1962
b) 1964
c) 1966
d) 1969

First Internationl convention on environment was held in:
a) Tokyo
b) Amsterdam
c) Geneva
d) Stockholm

In which Vedic Sukta is found the reference to the origin of the four Varnas ?
a) Ushas
b) Purusha
d) Aranyani

വിലപിടിപ്പുണ്ടെന്നുതോന്നിക്കുമെങ്കിലും വിലകെട്ട വസ്ത എന്നർഥം വരുന്ന പ്രയോഗം ഏത്?
a) ആറാട്ടുമുണ്ടൻ
b) കാക്കപ്പൊന്ന്
c) കാട്ടിലെ തടി
d) നറുക്കില നിവേദ്യം

Which of the following districts of Madhya Pradesh is known for the production of graphite?
a) Shivpuri
b) Satna
c) Morena
d) Betul

Bangladesh was established as an independent nation after the Indo-Pakistan War of
a) December 1970
b) March 1970
c) March 1971
d) December 1971

Which of the following rivers of India does not originate from the Western Ghats?
a) Krishna
c) Godavari
d) Vaigai

ശരിയായി എഴുതിയതേത്?
a) കീഡോദ്യാനം
b) കീഢാധ്യാനം
c) കീഡോധ്യാനം
d) ക്രീഡോദ്യാനം

Birsinghpur Hydel Power Station is situated in which of the following districts?
a) Umaria
b) Jabalpur
c) Balaghat
d) Shahdol

Which of the following agencies is not engaged in exporting agricultural goods from India?
a) NAFED
c) IFFCO
d) MMTC

Who among the following invited learned men from Arabia, Persia and Central Asia?
a) Balban
b) Alauddin Khalji
d) Sikandar Lodhi

When and by whom were the Portuguese driven out of Hoogli in Bengal ?
a) 1631 – Qasim Khan
b) 1666 – Prince Shuja
c) 1625 – Shaista Khan

Money Bill can be presented
a) only in the Lok Sabha
b) only in the Rajya Sabha
c) in both the Houses
d) in joint meeting of both the Houses

ഒറ്റക്കണ്ണൻ പോക്കർ ഏത് കൃതിയിലെ കഥാപാത്രമാണ്?
a) മുച്ചീട്ടുകളിക്കാരന്‍റെ മകൾ
b) ബാല്യകാലസഖി
c) പാത്തുമ്മായുടെ ആട്
d) ന്‍റുപ്പൂപ്പാക്കൊരാനേണ്ടാർന്ന്

If a train 110 m long passes a telegraph pole in 3 seconds, then the time taken by it to cross a railway platform 165 m long is
a) 5.0 s
b) 6.5 s
c) 8.0 s
d) 7.5 s

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