Wednesday, September 7, 2016



41. A negative reaction to a mediated communication is described as:
(A) flak 
(B) fragmented feedback
(C) passive response 
(D) non-conformity

42. The launch of satellite channel by IGNOU on 26th January 2003 for technological education for the growth and development of distance education is:
(A) Eklavya channel 
(B) Gyandarshan channel
(C) Rajrishi channel 
(D) None of these

43. Match List - I with List-Il and select the correct answer from the code given below:

List - I (Institutions)                List - II (Locations)
(a) The Indian Council of Historical   (i) Shimla
Research (ICHR)
(b) The Indian Institute of Advanced (ii) New Delhi
Studies (IIAS)
(c) The Indian Council of Philosophical (iii) Banglore
Research (ICPR)
(d) The Central Institute of Coastal   (iv) Lucknow
Engineering for fisheries
       a b c d
(A) ii i iv iii
(B) i ii iii iv
(C) ii iv i iii
(D) iv iii ii i

44. Which of the following is not a Fundamental Right?
(A) Right to equality
(B) Right against exploitation
(C) Right to freedom of speech and expression
(D) Right of free compulsory education of all children upto the age of 14
Answer: All are fundamental rights
45. The Lok - Sabha can be dissolved before the expiry of its normal five year term by:
(A) The Prime Minister
(B) The Speaker of Lok Sabha
(C) The President on the recommendation of the Prime Minister
(D) None of the above

Study the following graph carefully and answer Q.No. 46 to 50 given below it:

46. In which year the value per tin was minimum?
(A) 1995
(B) 1996
(C) 1998 
(D) 1999

47. What was the difference between the tins exported in 1997 and 1998?
(A) 10 
(B) 1000
(C) 100000 
(D) 1000000

48. What was the approximate percentage increase in export value from 1995 to 1999?
(A) 350 
(B) 330.3
(C) 433.3 
(D) None of these

49. What was the percentage drop in export quantity from 1995 to 1996?
(A) 75 
(B) 50
(C) 25 
(D) None of these

50. If in 1998, the tins were exported at the same rate per tin as that in 1997, what would be the value (in crores of rupees) of export in 1998?
(A) 400 
(B) 375
(C) 352 
(D) 330