Departmental Tests

KSR – Test 11

No TA shall be paid, unless it is signed or countersigned by the Controlling Officer except

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Emoluments for the calculation of pension does not include
a) personal pay
b) officiating pay
c) special allowance granted to an officer appointed to discharge current duties of a post in addition to his own
d) special pay granted in lieu of a higher scale
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The maximum amount of pension that can be commuted is:
a) 1/3 of pension
b) 30% of pension
c) 40% of pension
d) 50% of pension
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An official had to cross an arm of a sea by streamer during a rail journey and the fare-for this was included in the rail fare. The travel is treated as
a) Road journey
b) Sea voyage
c) Rail journey
d) Journey by special conveyance
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A Govt. Official drawing a substantive pay of Rs. 37,500 from 1.5.2016 in the scale of Rs. 30,700- 800- 33,900- 900- 37,500- 1,000- 42,500- 1,100- 48,000- 1,200- 54,000- 1,350- 59,400- 1,500- 65,400 in Scheduled Caste Development Department was appointed to officiate in the post of Editorial Assistant in the scale of Rs. 25,200- 650- 27,800- 700- 29,900- 800- 33,900- 900- 37,500- 1,000- 42,500- 1,100- 48,000- 1,200- 54,000 in the Archives Department on the advice of Kerala Public Service Commission and he reported for duty on the FN of 1.10.2016. Fix his pay in the post of Editorial assistant on the date of joining.
a) Rs. 37,500
b) Rs. 38,500
c) Rs. 25,200 + Rs. 12,300
d) Rs. 25,200
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Fix up the Qualifying service for pension of an officer with following particulars of service: Date of birth – 29/5/1957, Date of entry in service – 1/4/1982. LWA to take up employment abroad from 1/1/1990 to 31/10/1991, Age of superannuation 56 years
a) 31 years
b) 29 years
c) 28 years
d) 30 years
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An officiating employee with a completed service of ………. Years is eligible for commuted leave
a) 1 year
b) 2 years
c) 3 years
d) None of these
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No TA shall be paid, unless it is signed or countersigned by the Controlling Officer except :
a) Bills of PTA
b) Bills of officers who themselves are their Controlling Officers
c) Judges of the high court
d) All of the above
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Which day is not counted for join time ?
a) Republic day
b) Monday
c) Sunday
d) None of these
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Which of the following items is absorbed in future increase in pay ?
a) Special pay
b) Personal pay
c) Presumptive pay
d) None of these
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When an employee retires voluntarily after 20 years of service, he may be given
a) Invalid pension
b) Superannuation Pension
c) Compensation Pension
d) Retiring Pension
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If an officer is summoned to give evidence in a criminal case, which among the following is true?
a) He is entitled to receive T.A on addition to payment of expenses from the court
b) He is not entitled to receive T.A
c) He may draw travelling allowance as for a journey on tour
d) He is entitled to receive T.A irrespective of the distance to the court
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Family pension is:
a) 50% of the Last Pay
b) 30% of the Last Pay
c) 40% of the Last Pay
d) 15% of the Last Pay
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A Finance Officer in the scale of pay of Rs. 45,800 – 89,000 (P.R. 2014) retired from service on the AN of 30.11.2016 after having a qualifying service of 28 years. The last pay drawn was Rs. 81,000 and DA Rs. 7,290. Workout the DCRG admissible to him :
a) Rs. 12,00,000
b) Rs. 13,00,000
c) Rs. 7,00,000
d) Rs. 12,36,060
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A Grade II (b) officer transferred from station A to station B may draw the actual cost of transporting
a) a motor car and a motorcycle
b) motor cycle
c) a motor car
d) cost of transportation of a motor conveyance not admissible
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Due date of family pension payable if the death of an officer occurs while he is in service is
a) From the first day of the succeeding month
b) From the day next to the day of death of an officer
c) From the first day of the month in which the death of the officer occurred
d) None of the above
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A Grade I officer travelled 250 kms in a day by a motor car, the rate of mileage admissible for him will be reduced by how many parts of what is normally admissible to him?
a) (3/4)
b) (1/2)
c) (1/4)
d) None of the above
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Calculate the weightage admissible for fixing qualifying service of an officer with the following particulars of service (Date of birth- 28/5/1949, Age of superannuation- 55 years, Entry into service- 1/3/1969, Date of Invalidation- 28/3/2000)
a) 4 years
b) 2 years
c) 3 years
d) No weightage is admissible
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A Deputy Superintendent of Police was suspended from service with effect from 1.2.2012 and reinstated with effect from 1.6.2012. The period of suspension was treated as duty for all purpose, except full pay and allowances. A reduction in pay as punishment was imposed as a result of disciplinary proceedings. He retired from service on 31.7.2012. For calculating average emoluments for pension, the period of 10 months on full pay and allowances will be:
a) 1.10.2011 to 31.7.2012
b) 1.4.2011 to 31.1.2012
c) 1.6.2011 to 31.1.2012 and 1.6.2012 to 31.7.2012
d) None of the above
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The family pension of deceased nun of a catholic convent is payable to
a) mother
b) mother superior of the convent
c) unmarried sister
d) nobody
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Hospital leave is admissible to :
a) Police officers of the rank above Head Constable
b) Clerks in Forest department
c) Last grade employees of all departments
d) Asst. Commissioners of Excise department
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Compassionate Allowance granted to an employee shall be exceed
a) (1/2) of pension which would have been admissible
b) (1/3) of pension which would have been admissible
c) (3/4) of pension which would have been admissible
d) (2/3) of pension which would have been admissible
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Time scales are said to be identical
a) If the maximum of the time scales are identical
b) If the rate of increment of the time scales are identical
c) If the period of increment of the time scales are identical
d) If the minimum, maximum, the period of increment and the rate of increment of the time scales are identical
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A scale of pay is reckoned as higher time scale
a) According to the higher maximum
b) According to the higher minimum
c) According to the attachment of special pay
d) According to the rate of increment
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A Govt. servant working at kollam attended obligatory departmental tests for 5 days in January 2012 at kannur, eventhough Kollam was also a centre. He is eligible for
a) Only the dates of test being treated as duty
b) The dates of test and actual journey time being treated as duty
c) The dates of test and journey time being treated as duty and for TA
d) Dates of test not being treated as duty, kollam being centre of test.
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A probationer is an officer
a) Appointed against a temporary post
b) Who holds substantively a permenant post and is appointed on pobation to another post
c) Employed on probation in or against a substantive vacancy in the cadre of a department
d) Deputed for training with a view to employment to Government
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