TNPSC Group 2 2016 Important General Knowledge Questions TNPSC Group 2 2016 Important General Knowledge Questions
TNPSC Group 2 2016 Important General Knowledge Questions Friends, please practice these questions for upcoming TNPSC Group 2 2016     (Q.1) German silver... TNPSC Group 2 2016 Important General Knowledge Questions

TNPSC Group 2 2016 Important General Knowledge Questions

Friends, please practice these questions for upcoming TNPSC Group 2 2016

 

 

(Q.1) German silver is an alloy of:

  1. copper, nickel and silver
  2. silver, copper and aluminum
  3. zinc, copper and nickel
  4. silver, zinc and copper

 

(Q.2) The figure of God that was depicted in the seal of Indus valley people is of:

  1. Shiva
  2. Surya
  3. Vishnu
  4. Pashupati

 

(Q.3) Who proposed the Preamble before the drafting committee of the constitution?

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru
  2. B R Ambedkar
  3. Rajendra Prasad
  4. Mahatma Gandhi

 

(Q.4) What does ‘Devaluation’ mean?

  1. Fixing local currency value in a predetermined band against foreign currency
  2. lowering of the value of local currency in comparison to foreign currency
  3. making the local currency expensive against foreign currency
  4. converting local currency into gold

 

(Q.5) ‘Sea of Tranquility’ can be found on:

  1. Mars
  2. Sun
  3. Mercury
  4. Moon

 

 

(Q.6) A red flower when seen through a thick blue glass appears:

  1. green
  2. blue
  3. red
  4. black

 

(Q.7) Who is regarded as founder of Bahamani Kingdom?

  1. Timur Lang
  2. Zain-ul- Abidin
  3. Malik Kafur
  4. Hasan Gangu

 

(Q.8) Under which article of Indian Constitution is the President’s rule promulgated in any state of India?

  1. Article 370
  2. Article 326
  3. Article 356
  4. Article 350

 

(Q.9) Which one of the following is the correct sequence in decreasing order of contribution of different sectors to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of India?

  1. Service – Industry – Agriculture
  2. Agriculture – Service – Industry
  3. Industry – Agriculture – Service
  4. Service – Agriculture – Industry

 

(Q.10) The local time of a place is known with reference to its:

  1. distance from Capital city
  2. height above sea level
  3. latitudinal position
  4. longitudinal position

 

 

(Q.11) India observes ‘National Handloom Day’ on which date?

  1. 7th August
  2. 8th August
  3. 9th August
  4. 10th August

 

(Q.12) Poison glands of snakes are homologous to:

  1. salivary glands of vertebrates
  2. stings of rays
  3. electric organs of fishes
  4. sebaceous glands of mammals

 

(Q.13) The leader to have unique distinction of firing the first shot in rebellion of 1857 was:

  1. Tantya Tope
  2. Mangal Pandey
  3. Rani Laxmibai
  4. Bakht Khan

 

(Q.14) All ecosystems taken together in a geographical area form a bigger unit called:

  1. Territory
  2. Kingdom
  3. Biosphere
  4. Biome

 

(Q.15) Which among the following pair of sports and sportsperson is INCORRECT?

  1. Anirban Lahiri – Snooker
  2. Brendon Mccullum – Cricket
  3. Lewis Hamilton – Formula 1
  4. Magnus Carlsen – Chess

 

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