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UPPCS Main Exam 2012 General Studies I Question Paper

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U.P.P.C.S. (Main) Examination - 2012

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1.    The first Battle of Panipat was fought between :
(a)    Babar and Ibrahim Lodi
(b)    Babar and Rana Sanga
(c)    Sher Shah Suri and Akbar
(d)    Humayun and Ibrahim Lodi

2.    Todar Mai was associated to
(a)    Law
(b)    Land Revenue Reforms
(c)    Literature
(d)    Music

3.    Who among the following gave up the title of ‘Sir’ in protest against Jullianwala Bagh incident ?
(a)    Mahatama Gandhi
(b)    Jawaharlal Nehru
(c)    Rabindranath Tagore
(d)    Tej Bahadur Sapru

UPPCS Main Exam 2013 General Studies I Question Paper

4.    Which of the following Mauryan officers was in-charge of weights and measures ?
(a) Pautavadhyaksha    
(b) Panyadhyaksha
(c) Sitadhyaksha    
(d) Sunadhyaksha

5.    In the third Battle of Panipat Marathas were defeated by :
(a) Mughal    
(b) Afghans
(c) Britishers    
(d) Rohillas

6.    The Harappan city repesented by the archaeological site of Lothal was situated on the river
(a) Narmada    
(b) Mahi
(c) Bhogava    
(d) Bhima

7.    Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the code given below the lists :
             List-I                     List-II
A.    Battle of Haldighai    1. Babar
B.    Battle of Bilgram        2. Akbar
C.    Revolt of Khusro        3. Humayun
D.    Battle of Kanwah        4. Jahangir

        A    B    C    D
(a)    2    3    4    1
(b)    1    3    2    4
(c)    3    2    4    1
(d)    2    4    1    3

8.    Who among the following was the 1st Law Minister of India ?
(a)    Jawahar Lai Nehru
(b)    Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
(c)    Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
(d)    T.T. Krishnamachari

9.    Bal Gangadhar Tilak was given the epithet Lok-manya during :
(a)    Swadeshi Movement
(b)    Revolutionary Movement
(c)    Home Rule Movement
(d)    Quit India Movement

10.    In which order did the following dynasties rule Delhi? Select the correct answer from the code given below:
1. Khalji    2. Lodi
3. Sayyid    4. Slave
Codes :
(a) 1,2,4,3    
(b) 1,2,3,4
(0 2,3,4,1    
(d) 4,1,3,2

11.    Which one of the following is considered to be the most significant battle in the establishment of British Superemacy in India ?
(a) Buxar    
(b) Plassey
(c) Seringapattam    
(d) Wandiwash

12.    When did Gandhiji give the slogan of ‘Swaraj in a year’ ?
(a)    During Dandi March
(b)    During Non-Cooperation Movement
(c)    During Civil Disobedience Movement
(d)    During Round Table Conference

13.    Court Language during Mughal period was
(a) Arabic    
(b) turki
(c) Persian    
(d) Urdu

14.    The Arthashastra of Kautilya is a
(a)    Play about Chandragupta Maurya
(b)    Biography
(c)    History of Chandragupta Maurya
(d)    Book on Principles of Government

15.    Who succeeded Aurangzeb after his death in 1707 A.D.?
(a) Bahadur Shah I    
(b) Jahandar Shah
(c) Mohammad Shah    
(d) Akbar II

16.    In whose reign-period the Chinese Traveller Hiuen-Tsang visited India ?
(a) Chandragupta II    
(b) Harsh
(c) Dhandev    
(d) Skandgupta

17.    Which of the following temples is an example of rock cut architecture?
(a) Shore temple, Mamallapurnm.
(b)    .Rajarajeswara temple, Thanjavur.
(c)    Kailasa temple, Ellora.
(d)    Jagannatha temple, Puri,

18.    Aurobindo Ghosh was brilliantly defended in the Alipur conspiracy case by :
(a) Chitta Ranjan Das    
(b) W,C. Bannerjee
(c) Motilal Nehru    
(d) TejBahadurSapru

19.    Between whom was the ‘Treaty of Bassein’ signed in 1802 ?
(a)    English and Bajirao I
(b)    English and Bajirao II
(c)    French and Bajirao 1
(d)    Dutch and Bajirao II

20.    The most learned ruler of the Delhi Sultanate, who was well versed in various branches of learning including Astronomy, Mathematics and Medicines was :
(a) Itutmish
(b)    Alaiiddin Khalji
(c)    Muhammad bin Tughlaq
(d)    Sikandar Lodi

21.    The conquest of Sindh by British was completed during the period of
(a) Lord Ellenborough    
(b) Lord Hardinge
(c) LordAukland    
(d) Lord Amherst

22.    Who compared Curzon’s administration in India to that of Aurangzeb ?
(a) B.G. Tilak    
(b) G.K. Gokhale
(c) Dadabhai Naoroji    
(d) Annie Besant

23.    Who among the following established Delhi as a Capital of Sultanate ?
(a)    Muizzuddin Muhammad Gori
(b)    Qutubuddin Aibak
(c)    Iltutmish
(d)    Aram Shah

24.    Where did the Indian Congress got divided into two wings- moderates and extremists ?
(a)    Surat Session 1907
(b)    Lahore Session 1909
(c)    Calcutta Session 1911
(d)    Karachi Session 1913

25.    Which Important event immediately preceded Jallianwala Bagh massacre?
(a)    Non-Cooperation Movement
(b)    Enactment of Rowlett Act
(c)    Communal Award
(d)    Arrival of Simon Commission

26.    What is the correct sequence of the following movements?
I.    Civil Disobedience Movement
II.    Khilafat Movement
III.    Home-Rule Movement
IV.    Quit India Movement

Select your answer from the code given below :

Codes :
(a) I, IV. 111, 11    
(b) IV, I, 11,111
(c) III, II, I, IV    
(d) II, IV, I, III

27.    The date April 6, 1930 is known in Indian history for:
(a)    First Round Table Conference in London.
(b)    Non-Cooperation Movement.
(c)    Gandhi-Irwin Pact
(d)    Mahatama Gandhi’s breaking law by making salt during Salt Satyagrah,

28.    Mausoleum (Dargah) of which Chisti Saint was most visited by Akbar ?
(a)    Moinuddin Chisti
(b)    Sheikh Nasimuddin Chirag Dehalvi
(c)    Qutubuddin Bakhtiyar Qaki
(d)    SheikhFarid Sanj-ai Shakar

29.    Which one of the following parties was in power in U.K. when India got independence?
(a) Conservative Party    
(b) Labour Party
(c) Liberal Party    
(d) Socialist Party

30.    Who was the first Lady President of the Indian National Congress?
(a) Nalini Sen Gupta    
(b) Sarojini Naidu
(c) Annie Besant    
(d) Kadambini Bose

31.    The Muslim Leagues Annual Session which gave effect to Jinnah’s Two Nation Theory was held in
(a) Lahore    
(b) Karachi
(c) Bombay    
(d) Lucknow

32.    Who among the following Sufis regarded Krishna among the Auliya ?
(a) Shah Abdul Azeez    
(b) Shah Waliullah
(c) Shah Kalimullah    
(d) Muhammad Ghaus

33.    The Muslim League demanded separate Pakistan for the first time in the year :
(a) 1939    
(b) 1940
(c) 1941    
(d) 1942

34.    Mahodaya in an old name of :
(a) Allahabad    
(b) Khajuraho
(c) Kannauj    
(d) Patna

35.    Mughal Style of painting was started by :
(a) Jahangir    
(b) Akbar
(c) Shabjaftan    
(d) Humayun

36.    Who among the following is known as the ‘Father of Hindi Khadi Boli’ ?
(a)    Amir Khusru
(b)    Malik Muhammad Jaisi
(c)    Kabir
(d)    Abdul Rahim-Khan-i-Khanan

37.    Who among the following prominently fought for and got widow remarriage legalised ?
(a)    Annie Besant
(b)    Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
(c)    M.G. Ranade
(d)    Raja Ram Mohan-Roy

38.    The Indian National Congress was formed during Governor Generalship of:
(a)    Lord Ripon
(b)    Lord William Bentinck
(c)    Lord Dafrerin
(d)    Lord Curzon

39.    Gandhiji’s Champaran Movement was for
(a)    The Security of the rights of Harijans
(b)    Civil Disobedience Movement
(c)    Maintaining of unity of Hindu Society
(d)    Solving the problems of Indigo worker

40.    When Gandhiji was arrested in Salt Satyagrah who took his place as leader of the movement?
(a) Abbas Tyabji    
(b) Abul Kalam Azad
(c) Jawahar Lai Nehru    
(d) Sardar Patel

41.    The educational centre at Delhi Called Madrasah-i-Begam was established by :
(a) Gulbadan Begam    
(b) Maham Anaga
(c) Zia-un-nisa    
(d) Zinat-un-nisa

42.    Sati system was abolished by
(a)    Lord Warren Hastings
(b)    Lord Wellesley
(c)    Lord William Bentinck
(d)    Lord Ripon

43.    Where was Mahatma Gandhi arrested in connection with Quit India Movement?
(a) Bombay    
(b) Madras
(c) Calcutta    
(d) New Delhi

44.    When 1857 Revolt broke out, Governor General was:
(a) Dalhousie    
(b) Canning
(c) Laweience    
(d) Curzon

45.    The English Newspaper ‘Independent’ was associated to :
(a) Mahatma Gandhi    
(b) C.R. Das
(c) Jawahar Lai Nehru    
(d) Moti Lai Nehru

46.    Which of the following States of India does not have common border with Myanmar?
(a) Assam    
(b) Nagaland
(c) Arunachal Pradesh    
(d) Mizoram

47.    Which of the following is correctly matched ?
(a)    Eskimo    -    Amazon Basin
(b)    Pigmy    -    lrawadi Basin
(c)    Bundu    -    Sahara
(d)    Bushman    -    Kalahari

48.    Afghanistan does not have common border with?
(a) Uzbekistan    
(b) Tajikistan
(c) Russia    
(d) Turkmenistan

49.    Which one of the following statements is correct?
(a)    Greenland is the second largest (area) island in the world.
(b)    Nuuk is a small town of Green-land
(c)    The height of Nuuk, above the sea level is 3 metre.
(d)    Greenland belongs to U.S.A.

50.    Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched ?
    Country           City
(a) Venezuela        - Bogota
(b) New Zealand    - Caracas
(c) Colombia          - Wellington
(d) Cyprus              - Nicosia

51.    World’s longest Rail-road tunnel Seikan is in
(a) China    
(b) South Korea
(c) Japan    
(d) Malaysia

52.    Which of the following Islands of the Pacific Ocean belongs of Melanesia group of Islands ?
(a) Soloman island    
(b) Gilbert island
(c) Society island    
(d) Marshall island

53.    In which one of the following countries are Pampas Grasslands located ?
(a) Paraguay    
(b) Bolivia
(c) Argentina    
(d) Uruguay

54.    Which of the following areas of India receives winter rainfall ?
(a) North-West    
(b) South-West
(c) North-East    
(d) South-East

55.    Where the area known as ‘Jangal Mahal’ is situated ?
(a) West Bengal    
(b) Jharkhand
(c) Assam    
(d) Bihar

56.    Which of the following is a specific example of ‘Out Port’ ?
(a) Porbandar    
(b) Haldia
(c) Panaji    
(d) Vishakhapatnam

57.    The famous Tiger Reserve ‘Sariska’ is situated in which of the following States ?
(a) Uttar Pradesh    
(b) Rajasthan
(c) Uttarakhand    
(d) Madhya Pradesh

58.    The most controversial ‘Babli Project’ is situated in which of the following States ?
(a) Andhra Pradesh    
(b) Gujarat
(c) Madhya Pradesh    
(d) Maharashtra

59.    The first Nuclear reactor of India is named:
(a) Apsara    
(b) Kamini
(c) Rohini    
(d) Urvashi

60.    The biggest producer of spices in India is
(a) Gujarat    
(b) Kerala
(c) Madhya Pradesh    
(d) Punjab

61.    The largest Milk producing country in the world is:
(a) Canada    
(b) Denmark
(c) England    
(d) India

62.    The Earth is located between
(a) Venus and Mars    
(b) Mars and Jupiter
(c) Venus and Jupiter    
(d) Mercury and Venus

63.    Which of the following mountains is located in Germany?
(a) Black Forest    
(b) Atlas
(c) Pyrenees    
(d) Apennines

64.    Which of the following countries is- called ‘Garden of Lakes’?
(a) Poland    
(b) Finland
(c) Netherland    
(d) Switzerland

65.    Which of the following systems of rocks in India contain major deposits of Iron-ore ?
(a) Gondwana System    
(b) Cuddapah System
(c) Dharwar System    
(d) Vindhyan System

66.    Which one of the following rivers cuts across all the three ranges of the Himalayas ?
(a) Ravi    
(b) Sutlej
(c) Chenab    
(d) Jhelum

67.    Tsunami Warning Center in India is located in:
(a) Chennai    
(b) Vishakhapatnam
(c) Hyderabad    
(d) Port Blair

68.    Which one of the following Tiger reserves of India is located in Mizoram ?
(a) Melghat    
(b) Buxa
(c) Dampha    
(d) Bhadra

69.    According to Census 2011, the State having the highest density of population is
(a) Bihar    
(b) Kerala
(c) Uttar Pradesh    
(d) West Bengal

70.    According to Population Census 2011, which of the following states of India has lowest percentages of Urban population to its total population?
(a) Himachal Pradesh    

(b) Odisha
(c) Jharkhand    
(d) Rajasthan

71.    According to Census 2011,which of the following statements about Uttar Pradesh are correct ?
1.    The district having lowest literacy rate is Shravasti.
2.    The district having the highest sex-ratio us Deoria.
3.    The district having the lowest density of population is Lalitpur.
4.    On the basis of Nagar Nigam area population, the most population city in the State is Kanpur

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
(a) 1 and 2    
(b) 1 and 3
(c) 2 and 4    
(d) 3 and 4

72.    The ‘Hot Spots’ (in context of environment) found in India are
(a)    Estern Ghat, Western Ghat
(b)    Vindhyan Range, Eastern Ghat
(c)    Eastern Himalayan Range, Western Ghat
(d)    Shivalik Range, Eastern Ghat

73.    Which State of India recorded the negative growth- rate of population during 2001-2011?
(a) Goa    
(b) Kerala
(c) Karnataka    
(d) Nagaland

74.    According to Census 2011, the most urbanised State of India is
(a) Kerala    
(b) Maharashtra
(c) Tamil Nadu    
(d) West Bengal

75.    According to Census 2011, which of the following States has the lowest density of population?
(a) Nagaland    
(b) Arunachal Pradesh
(c) Sikkim    
(d) Mizoram

76.    According to population Census 2011, which of the following Sates has largest number of females per thousand males ?
(a) Tamil Nadu    
(b) Manipur
(c) Meghalaya    
(d) Kerala

77.    As per Census 2011, the most literate district of U.P. is
(a)    Gautam Buddha Nagar
(b)    Ghaziabad
(c)    Kanpur Nagar
(d)    Lucknow

78.    Which State of India has the largest percentage of its area under forest cover?
(a) Arunachal Pradesh    
(b) Meghalaya
(c) Mizoram    
(d) Nagaland

79.    The decadal growth rate of population in India has been lowest during.
(a) 1961-1971    
(b) 1981-1991
(c) 1991-2001    
(d) 2001-2011

80.    Which of the following has been designated by the U N.O. as decade for 2011-2020 ?
(a)    Natural disaster decade
(b)    Bio-diversity decade
(c)    Climate-change decade
(d)    Environment decade

81.    The decadeal growth of population was the lowest in 2011 in the Sate of:
(a) Andhara Pradesh    
(b) Bihar
(c) Tamil Nadu    
(d) West Bengal

82.    According to Census 2011, the correct descending order districts of Uttar Pradesh having highest literacy rate is:
(a)    Ghaziabad, Kanpur City. Gautam Buddh Nagar. Auraiya.
(b)    Ghaziabad, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Kanpur City, Auraiya.
(c)    Ghaziabad, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Auraiya Kanpur City.
(d)    Ghaziabad, Kanpur City, Auraiya, Gautam Buddh Nagar.

83.    The final match of World Cup Cricket 2011 was played at,
(a) Delhi    
(b) Kolkata
(c) Mumbai    
(d) mohali

84.    22nd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhawna Award has been given to :
(a)    D.R. Mehta
(b)    Gautam Bhai
(c)    Maulana Waheeduddin Khan
(d)    Nirmala Deshpande

85.    The 9th ‘Work Hindi Conference was held in
(a) Chicago    
(b) Johannesburg
(c) London    
(d) New York

86.    In July 2012 Enrique Pena Nieto was elected as President of:
(a) Bolivia    
(b) Colombia
(c) Honduras    
(d) Mexico

87.    In which country FIFA-2014 World Cup is proposed to be held ?
(a) Argentina    
(b) Spain
(c) Italy    
(d) Brazil

88.    Who are the two Indian sisters, who won medals in the World Wrestling Championship held in Edmonton, Canada in September 2012?
Select the correct answer from the code given below :
1. Aika      2. Babita
3. Geeta    4. Sakshi

Codes :
(a) 1 and 2    
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 2 and 4    
(d) 1 and 4

89.    The Indian Satellite GSAT-10 was successfully launched on 29-9-2012 from
(a) Baikonur    
(b) Kiruna
(c) Kourou    
(d) Vandenberg

90.    In London Olympic 2012 India won
(a)    1 Silver and 5 Bronze Medals
(b)    2 Silver and Bronze Medals
(c)    3 Silver and Bronze Medais
(d)    4 Silver and Bronze Medals

91.    Match List-I (2012 Nobel Prize Winners) List-II (Category), select the correct answer from the given below the lists.
      List-I                       List-II
A. Moyan                      1. Chemistry
B. Robert                      2. Medicines
C. Serge Haroche           3. Literature
D. Shinya Yamanaka      4. Physics

        A    B    C    D
(a)    2    3    4    1
(b)    3    1    4    2
(c)    3    2    1    4
(d)    4    2    3    1

92.    With which country, India has signed Social security Agreement in June -2012?
(a) Estonia    
(b) Finland
(c) Norway    
(d) Sweden

93.    The Winner of Golden Boot award in Euro-Cup 2012 was
(a) Cristiana Ronaldo    
(b) Fernando Torres
(c) Mario Balotelli    
(d) Mario Gomez’

94.    Who was India’s flag bearer at the London Olypmpics 2012 ?
(a) Mary Kom    
(b) Saina Nehwal
(c) Sushil Kumar    
(d) Vijaj Kumar

95.    Who among the following is the 29th Grand Master in India ?
(a) Deep Sen Gupta    
(b) M.R. Lalit Babu
(c) M.R. Venkatesh    
(d) Sahaj Grover

96.    Which one of the following statements is not true about GSAT-10?
(a)    It was successfully launched from French Guiana on 29th September, 2012
(b)    It weights about 3400 kg.
(c)    It carries 25 communication transponders.
(d)    It has an operational life of about 15 years.

97.    In which country FIFA-2010 World Cup was held?
(a) Argentina    
(b) Spin
(c) Brazil    
(d) South africa

98.    Which country won Gold Medal in Men’s Hockey in London Olympics 2012?
(a) Australia    
(b) Britain
(c) Germany    
(d) Netherlands

99.    Who has been named the ‘ODI Cricketer of the year’ ar the ICC Annual Awards function held in September, 2012 ?
(a) Kumar Sangakara    
(b) Michael Clarke
(c) M.S. Dhoni    
(d) Virat Kohli

100.    Which two States have banned in July 2012,the Production, distribution and sale of ‘Gutka and Panmasala ?
(a)    Bihar and Rajasthan
(b)    Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh
(c)    Haryana and Jharkhand
(d)    Punjab and Karnataka

101.    Who among the following has been given Ramon Magsaysay Award for the year 2012 ?
(a) Anupum Mishra    
(b) Dr. Binayak Sen
(c) Kulandei Francis    
(d) R.K. Pachauri

102.    Which country has granted political asylem to Wikileaks Chief, Julian Assange ?
(a) Bolivia    
(b) Colombia
(c) Ecuador    
(d) Guyana

103.    How many Foreign Satellites are proposed to be launched in the ISRO’s next PSLV stated for December, 2012
(a) 3    
(b) 4
(c) 5    
(d) 6

104.    ‘Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan’ Started recently by Government of India related to:
(a)    Making the Ganga, pollution free
(b)    Making the Environment country pollution free
(c)    Making the Urban areas of the country pollution free
(d)    Ending the Open Latrine System in-Rural areas.

105.    ‘Yellow Revolution’ is related with
(a)    Flori culture
(b)    Fish culture
(c)    Rape seed-Mustard production
(d)    Wheat production

106.    ‘Lalit’ is an improved variety of
(a) Mango    
(b) Guava
(c) Banana    
(d) Strawbery

107.    National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM) is located at:
(a) New Delhi    
(b) Hyderabad
(c) Nagpur    
(d) Nainital

108.    Crop Insurance Scheme in India was started in:
(a) 1945    
(b) 1980
(c) 1985    
(d) 1988

109.    Preferred variety of Mango for export is
(a) Dashahri    
(b) Langra
(c) Alphanso    
(d) Amrapali

110.    Which of the following controls the working of share market in India?
(a) FEMA    
(b) SEBl
(c) MRTP Act    
(d) None of the above

111.    Term ‘Balance of Payment’ is used in relation to which of the following?
(a)    Annual sale of a factory
(b)    Tax collection
(c)    Exports & Imports
(d)    None of the above

112.    ‘Dalai Street’ is situated at
(a) New Delhi    
(b) London
(c) Mumbai    
(d) Paris

113.    The Public Sector undertaking included in ‘Navratna’ is
(a) SAIL    
(b) GAIL
(c) MTNL    
(d) All of the above

114.    The descending order of the following states from the point of view of wheat production in the country is:
(a)    Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar.
(b)    Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar
(c)    Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Haryana
(d)    Haryana, Rajasthan, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh

115.    Which one of the following crops can be grown in all the three seasons of the year?
(a) Sunflower    
(b) Safflower
(c) Mustard    
(d) Linseed

116.    First Agricultural University in India was established at:
(a) Pantnagar    
(b) Ludhiana
(c) Jabalpur    
(d) Kanpur

117.    Central Food Technological Research Institute is located at
(a) Bangalore    
(b) Mysore
(c) Chennai    
(d) Hyderabad

118.    In India the largest area of Saline soil is found in the State of
(a) Uttar Pradesh    
(b) Haryana
(c) Gujarat    
(d) Maharashtra

119.    The average cropping intensity of India is about
(a) 110 percent    
(b) 135 percent
(c) 160 percent    
(d) 185 percent

120.    The contribution of agriculture at present in National G.D.P. is approximately.
(a) 18%    
(b) 23%
(c) 25%    
(d) 28%

121.    Which one of the following States has largest area under Soyaben cultivation?
(a) Uttar Pradesh    
(b) Bihar
(c) Madhya Pradesh    
(d) Maharashtra

122.    Hand book of Agriculture is published from
(a) I.A.R.I.    
(b) I.C.A.R.
(c) U.P.C.A.R    
(d) I.C.S.I.R.

123.    Rourkela Steel Plant was established In collaboration with:
(a) United Kingdom    
(b) Russia
(c) U.S.A    
(d) Germany

124.    VAT is imposed
(a)    On first stage of production.
(b)    Directly on Consumer.
(c)    On all stages between production and final sale
(d)    On final stage of production.

125.    Indian Meterological Department is established at:
(a) New Delhi    
(b) Nagpur
(c) Jodhpur     
(d) Pune

126.    In Uttar Pradesh, the first Viklang Viswa Vidyalaya has been established at
(a) Banda    
(b) Kanpur
(c) Chilrakoot    
(d) Sonbhadra

127.    In Uttar Pradesh Mid-day-meal programme was startedin the year:
(a) 1985    
(b) 1990
(c) 1995    
(d) 1997

128.    In Uttar Pradesh ‘Rani Laxmibai Dam Project’ has been constructed on the river
(a) Ghagra    
(b) Betwa
(c) Sone    
(d) Chambal

129.    Kanhaiyala Maniklal Central Hindi Institute is situated at
(a) Agra    
(b) Bareily
(c) Gorakhpur    
(d) Meerut

130.    Who has unanimously been elected speaker of the 16th Uttar Pradesh Assembly?
(a) Sukhdeo Rajbhar    
(b) Mata Prasad Pandey
(c) Syed Ahmad Bukhari    
(d) Naresh Uttam

131.    Who among the following acted us President of Indian National Congress for six consecutive years ?
(a)    Badabhai Jaoroji
(b)    Abul Kalam Azad
(c)    Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(d)    Jawaharlal Nehru

132.    Among the following, which area of Uttar Pradeswh is maximum flood affected?
(a) Western area    
(b) Eastern area
(c) Middle area    
(d) Northern area

133.    Consider the following statements and And out the correct answer using the code given below:
Assertion (A)    :    In Uttar Pradesh, ‘Shiksha Mitra Yojna, provides and opportunity to village youth force to serve by their own village-education.
Reason (R)    :    Its purpose Is to maintain teacher-student ratio according to norms.

(a)    Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).
(b)    Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).
(c)    (A) is true, but (R) is false.
(d)    (A) is false, but (R) is true.

134.    In Uttar Pradesh when "Go to School Campaign" for primary education, was started?
(a) In the year 1999    
(b) In the year 2000
(c) In the year 2001    
(d) In the year 2002

135.    In Uttar Pradesh maximum percentage of workers and engaged in:
(a) Agriculture field
(b) Industry field
(c)    Service field
(d)    Industry and Service field

136.    Which one the following is not correctly matched ?
(a)    Sacred Tourist Place of Kabir Panthi               -    Maghar
(b)    Place of eternal happiness of Lord Buddha     -    Kushinagar
(c)    Grave of Sufi Sant Hazi Waris Ali Shah            -    Deva Sharif
(d)    Place of devotion of 88 thousand Rishis         -    Sankisa

137.    G. T. Road does not pass from
(a) Allahabad    
(b) Agra
(c) Aligarh    
(d) Mughal Sarai

138.    In India which State has the largest representation in Lok Sabha und Rajya Sabha ?
(a) Uttar Pradesh    
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Maharashtra    
(d) Andhra Pradesh

139.    According to 2011 Census figures, which among the following Districts in Uttar Pradesh has the lowest female literacy ?
(a) Ballia    
(b) Deoria
(c) Gorakhpur    
(d) Rampur

140.    Famous ‘Chirkula’ dance is associated with :
(a) Avadh    
(b) Bundelkhand
(c) Brij Bhumi    
(d) Ruhelkand

141.    The main Commercial Crop of Uttar Pradesh is
(a) Oil seeds    
(b) Cotton
(c) Sugarcane    
(d) Jute

142.    In Uttar pradesh on the occasion of Holi festival ‘Latthmar Holi’ is celebrated at:
(a) Brindavan    
(b) Barsana
(c) Mathura    
(d) Gokul

143.    Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the code given below the lists :
     List-I              List-II
    (Lok Geet)    (Area)

A. Birha           1. Brij Bhumi
B. Rasia           2. Bundelkhand
C. Alha            3. Poorvanchal
D. Kajari          4. Awadh
    A    B    C    D
(a)    1    2    3    4
(b)    4    3    1    2
(c)    3    1    2    4
(d)    2    4    1    3

144.    In Uttar Pradesh the highest production of’ Aonla’ comes from:
(a) Rae Bareli District    
(b) Pratapgarh District
(c) Sultanpur District    
(d) Faizbad District

145.    Railway Coach factory in Uttar Pradesh is being established at:
(a) Rae Bareli    
(b) Noida
(c) Kanpur    
(d) Amethi

146.    Yamuna Express way runs between
(a)    Noida to Greater Noida
(b)    Greater Noida to Agra
(c)    Lucknow to Agra
(d)    Agra to Allahabad

147.    Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a)    Bio-technology Park             -    Lucknow
(b)    Tronica City                         -    Noida
(c)    Plastic City                           -    Kanpur
(d)    Leather Technology Park       -    Unnao

148.    Indian Grassland and Forest Research Institute is located at
(a) Bahraich    
(b) Ranchi
(c) Jhansi    
(d) Patna

149.    Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a) Amir Khusro    -    Etah
(b) Mirza Galib     -    Agra
(c) Josh               -    Malihabad
(d) Jigar              -    Gorakhpur

150.    Begam Samru built a very famous Church in:
(a) Mount Abu    
(b) Nainital
(c) Sardhana    
(d) Kanpur

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