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As you want the Kerala PSC Assistant Grade Exam Solved Previous Question paper,so I am providing you here:

Which is the source of energy in the biosphere?
Answer: Sun

What is a flying fox?
Answer: A kind of bat

What is the average life of coconut tree?
Answer: 50 years

Which is the tallest living animal?
Answer: Giraffe

Which is the most stupid bird in the world?
Answer: Duck

Largest fish in the sea:
Answer: Whale shark

What is the instrument used by doctors to hear the sound of heart and lungs?
Answer: Stethoscope

What is the function of kidney in the human body?
Answer: To filter waste materials

How many queen bees are found in a bee hive?
Answer: 1

DDT is used as:
Answer: An insecticide

Which metal is found in liquid form in natural stage?
Answer: Mercury

Name the acid used for solidifying latex?
Answer: Formic acid

What is laughing gas?
Answer: Nitrous oxide

What is used for cutting glass?
Answer: Diamond

Which state in India has the biggest coal reserve?
Answer: Bihar

Euro is the currency of which country?
Answer: Europe

Mahatma Gandhi was born on:
Answer: 2 October 1869

Which is the instrument used for measuring the intensity of the earthquake?
Answer: Richter scale

Which is the largest river in the world?
Answer: Amazon

Igloo is the house of:
Answer: Eskimos

Which is the longest Railway platform in India?
Answer: Kharagpur

Capital of Afghanistan?
Answer: Kabul

Where is the Golden temple situated?
Answer: Amritsar

What is the name of official residence of the President of USA?
Answer: White House

Which gas has the smell of rotten eggs?
Answer: Hydrogen sulphide

Where is the International Court of justice situated?
Answer: Hague

In an electrical bulb the filament is made of:
Answer: Tungsten

Absence of iodine in human body causes:
Answer: Goitre

Which gas is used in coloured display sign boards?
Answer: Neon

Who is the first Indian woman who won the Olympics medal?
Answer: Karnam Malleswary

General elections are held in India every:
Answer: 5 years

Who discovered the Laws of Gravitation?
Answer: Isaac Newton

Governor of a state is appointed by:
Answer: President

Which is the smallest district in Kerala?
Answer: Alappuzha

35. Which district in Kerala has no railway line?
Answer: Idukki

Which is the largest rubber producing state in India?
Answer: Kerala

Who started Ottanthullal?
Answer: Kunchan Nambiar

Birth place of Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai is:
Answer: Thakazhy

In what unit is Electricity measured?
Answer: Watts

Substance which does not conduct heat or electricity is known as:
Answer: Insulator

Who discovered penicillin?
Answer: Alexander Fleming

Which city in India is known as City of lakes?
Answer: Udaipur

Which country produces the highest quantity of Mango?
Answer: India

IMF stands for:
Answer: International Monitory Fund

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Will you please share with me the Kerala Public Service Commission Sub Inspector Exam previous year question papers?
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As you want to get the Kerala Public Service Commission Sub Inspector Exam previous year question papers so here is the information of the same for you:

1. Which one of the following statements is not correct ?
(A)The President can dissolve the Lok Sabha
(B)The Vice President is ex-officio Chairman of the Rajya Sabha.
(C)Money bills cannot be introduced in the Rajya Sabha
(D)One third of the Rajya Sabha members retire every third year.

2. The law of gravitation was discovered by :
(B)Charles Darwin
(C)William Harvey

3. The best conductor of elecricity is :

4. The most inteliigent animal is

5. When ice melts. its volume:
(C)Remains the same
(D)First decreases then increases

6. Telephone was invented by :
(A)Alfred Nobel
(B)Graham Bell
(D)Samuel Morso

7. Three primary colours of light are :
(A)Red, green ,blue
(B)Red, yellow ,green
(C)Red,yellow, blue

8. Red Blood Cells ( RBC) are formed in :
(C)Bone Marrow

9. Spring balance is used to measure

10. 'Universal donor' in blood transfusion belongs to the blood group:

11. The first President of the Indian National Congress was :
(A)A.O Hume
(B)W.C Bannerji
(C)Rabindra Nath Tagore

12. Human Rights Day is observed on :
(A)10th December
(B)14th November
(C)30th January
(D)1st May

13. The tean 'Knock out ' is associated with:

14. How many players play on each side in volleyball ?

15. Bharathiya Jnanpith Award was instituted in :

16. The first Indian to get the Nobel Prize is :
(A)Rabindra Nath Tagore
(D)Dr. Hargobind Khorana

17. " A friend in need is a friend indeed ' is ascribed to;
(B)Winston Churchill

18. "A thing of beauty is a joy for ever " is a line written by :

19. I.L.O. stands for:
(A)International Labour Organisation
(B)Indian Labour Organisation
(C)International Law Organisation
(D)Indian Legal Office

20. F.R C.S stands for:
(A)Fellow of the Royal Civil Service
(B)Fellow of the Royal College of Science
(C)Fellow of the Royal Collage of Science
(D)Fellow of the RoyalCouncil of Surgeons

21. Which of the following is, an example for partial parasite ?
(C)Pepper Plant

22. The medulla oblongetta is concerned with the control of:
(D)Balance of the body

23. In the human body, insulin is produced by
(D)Pituitary gland

24. Which of the following is necessary for the formation of haemoglobin ?

25. The author of 'Panchatantra' is :
(B)Vishnu Sharma

26. The first five year plan was started in the year:

27. which one of the folowing is in the concurrent list of the Constitution of India ?

28. For a group to come into existence, it is essential that people:
(A)Are at one place
(B)Owe allegiance to a leader
(C)Like one another
(D)Have a common goal

29. The main fuel for the body to produce energy is :

30. The philosophy of Adwaita is assosiated to :
(A)Sri Sankaracharya
(B)Sri Buddha
(C)Sri. Vivekananda
(D)Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa

31. Who introduced English education in India ?
(D)William Bentinck

32. Who announced an American model Constitution for Travancore ?
(A)Rajagopala Achari
(B)C.P.Ramaswami Iyer
(C)Pazhassi Raja
(D)Paliath Achen

33. The first English School in Kerala was established at :

34. The district of Kerala having the highest urban population is :

35. Who emphasised the need for compulsory primary education in India?
(B)Ram Mohan Roy
(D)Rabindra Nath Tagore

36. The Five -Year Plan of the period 2002- 2007 is :

37. Effective COMMUNICATION will make the receiver :
(A)Think over it
(B)Accept it
(C)Pass it on to others
(D)Enjoy it

38. Which country is not a member of SAARC ?

39. Which country's Parliament has the largest membership ?
(B)United States

40. The state with the smallest population in India is:
(B)Arunachal Pradesh

41. 0,7,26,63,124, -

42. If 3 +3 = 27; 4+7=84 and 5+7 = 105, then 6+ 7 = - ?

43. In a military mode. TARGET IS WRITTEN as RATTEG. Using the same code BRIDGE should be written as :

44. A class has R rows of desks with D desks in each row. On a particular day when all the pupils were present, three seats were found vacant. The number of pupils in the class is :
(A)DR + 3
(B)D + R + 3
(C)DR - 3
(D)D + R - 3

45. A father tells his son, " I was your present age when you were born." If father is 36 now, how old was the son five years back ?

46. The average age of a husband and wife was 22 years when they were married five years back. What is the present average age of the family if they have a three year old child ?
(A)25 years
(B)19 years
(C)27 years
(D)28 years

47. In an examination, 40 % students fail in Maths, 30% in English and 15% in both. Find the pass percentage.

48. A train runs for 2 hrs at the speed of 35km/hr. It runs for 3 1/2 hrs at the speed of 60km/hr and then runs for 2 1/2 hrs at the speed of 70km/hr. Find the average speed of the train :
(B)55 km/hr
(D)80 km/hr

49. A 300 m. long train passes a pole in 12 secs. What is its speed in km/hour ?
(A)40 km/hr

50. One- half of the students at an Indian University study German and 1/3 of others study French. The remaining 600 do not study any foreign language. How many students are there in the university ?

51. If P's and Q's ages add upto 42 and P is 10 years junior to R .Who is 8 years senior to Q . What are the ages of P,Q,R respectively ?
(A)22years, 22 years, 24 years

52. If means %,- means ,% means + and + means - , then the value of the expression (3-15 % 11) 8+6 will be :

53. What will be the angle between two hands of a clock at time 8.30 ?
(A)90 degree
(B)60 degree
(C)45 degree
(D)75 degree

54. If 3/4 of a number is equal to 2/3 of another number, what is the ratio between these two numbers ?
(A)3; 4
(B)5 : 6
(C)8 : 9
(D)9 : 10

55. Q is shorter than P but taller than R. R is shorter than P but taller than A . If the stand in ascending order of height, the sequence is:

56. A,B,C are intelligent. A,D,E are laborious. D,C,E are honest. A B, E are ambitious. Which of the following are not honest ?

57. There are four roads. I have come from the south and want to go to the temple.The road to the right leads me away from the coffee house; straight ahead it leads only to a colllege.In which direction

58. A cube is to be painted . No two adjacent faces can be coloured the same. What is the least number of colours needed ?

59. Some boys are standing in a queue. If the 10th boy from behind is 5 behind the 12th boy from the front, how many boys are there in the queue ?

60. When 8% of 630 is added to 12% of 315, the sum is:
(B)44 .1

61. According to the Gregorian calender Saka,era, our national era, begins from which of the following year :
(A)A.D 622
(B)A.D 1587
(C)A.D 319
(D)A.D 78

62. Indian learnt the art of preparation of horoscope from whom ?

63. Kalidasa, the great Indian poet, was in the court of the Hindu emperor:
(A)Asoka the Great
(B)Chandragupta 2
(C)Samudra Gupta
(D)Chandra Gupta Maurya

64. The portuguese conquered Goa in the year :
(A)1603 A.D
(B)1757 A.D
(C)1510 A.D.
(D)1656 A.D

65. Which one of the following was described by Gandhiji as " a postdated cheque on a failing bank?"
(A)August offer
(B)Cripp's Declaration
(C)Wavell plan
(D)Cabinet Mission

66. A port were no duties levied on articles of commerce, is called :
(A)Dry port
(B)International port
(C)Free port
(D)Closed port

67. The gravitational pull exerted by the earth is maximum at the :
(A)South pole
(B)North pole
(C)Antarctic circle

68. The largest continent is :

69. The biggest planet is :

70. Nautical mile is a unit of distance used in :
(D)Space travel

71. Solar eclipse occurs on a :
(A)Full moon day
(B)New moon day
(C)Half moon day
(D)None of the above

72. India became a member of the United Nations in :

73. Silent valley forest area is located in :
(A) Madya Pradesh
(C)Himachal Pradesh

74. The National Anthem of India was composed by :
(A)Bankim Chandra Chatterji
(B)Acharya Vinoba Bhave
(C)Subash Chandra Bose
(D)Rabindra Nath Tagore

75. The Indian flag is rectangular in shape and the ratio of the length to breadth is :
(B)3: 5
(C)3 : 2

76. India's first underground nuclear explosion experiment was done at :
(A)Thumba in Kerala
(B)Arivi in Mahrashtra
(C)Pokharan in Rajasthan
(D)Pokharan in Gujarat

77. India's first scientific satellite ' Aryabhatta ' was launched into orbit on :
(A)19th April 1975
(B)1st July 1975
(C)26th June 1975
(D)18th May 1975

78. The 'Teacher's Day is observed every year in India On :
(A)September 5
(B)November 14
(C)May 1
(D)October 19

79. In India cencus is taken in every :
(A)Five years
(C)Ten years
(D)Three years

80. The president of India must have completed the age of :
(A)25 years
(B)35 years
(C)40 years
(D)50 years

81. In the sentence " No room here ," room means:
(A)Room for rent
(B)Waiting room

82. The idiom ' To read between lines 'means:
(A)To suspect
(B)To do useless reading
(C)To read carefully
(D)To understand the hidden meaning of the writer

83. An autobiography is :
(A)A statement of the achievementsa and failures in one's own life
(B)An sccount of one's own life
(C)A narration in the first person
(D)A chronicle of events in one's own life

84. The vistor was given a warm welcome of his ----

85. I prefer coffee --- tea

86. Replace the word underlined by right phrase given: Since the weather is bad, we will cancel the ------ meeting arranged for this evening
(A)give up
(B)give away
(C)give in
(D)give out

87. Replace the word underlined by right phrase: The Government rejected all the demands. --------
(A)put out
(B)turned down
(C)made out
(D)gave out

88. Give the meaning of the following phrase get at.
(D)to make progress.

89. The word " Elite " means :
(D)The best

90. The word " Delicacy" means :

91. It has been raining in Kerala, six ---- months.

92. I can write a book -----grammar :

93. Monkeys live ------ trees.

94. It is natural ----man to make mistakes.

95. Identify the conjunction in the following sentence: I ran fast but missed the train.

96. Pick out the incorrect sentence:
(A)We are cousins
(B)He brought some luggage
(C)He is waiting here for three hours
(D)I know all that he said.

97. Pick out the correctly spelt word:

98. Pick out the incorrectly spelt word :

99. Complete the sentence: You would look better,if
(A)You would have cut your hair.
(B)you cut your hair
(C)you have cut your hair
(D)you will cut your hair.

100. Pick out the correct sentence:
(A)I prefer coffee than tea
(B)Politics have divided the country
(C)Sun rises in east
(D)He goes to bed at ten in the night

Contact Details:
Kerala Public Service Commission
Ernakulam Jn. (South) railway station east entrance building
Karshaka Rd
Ernakulam South
Kerala 682016

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