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Model Test Paper ForCivil Services (Pre) Examination 2009 - Part - 5

Model Test Paper ForCivil Services (Pre) Examination 2009 - Part - 5

Model Test Paper ForCivil Services (Pre) Examination 2009 - Part - 5

116. Assertion (A) : Steam is more harmful for human body than the boiling water in case of born.

Reason (R) : Boiling water contains more heat than steam.


117. Assertion (A) : Red Blood Cells burst when placed in water.

Reason (R) : Due to osmosis, water enters into Red Blood Cells.


118. Assertion (A) : The percentage of the earth’s surface covered by India is 2•4%.

Reason (R) : On the Mercator’s map of the world, India is shown much smaller than Canada.


119. Assertion (A) : An award made by a Lok Adalat is deemed to be a decree of a Civil Court.

Reason (R) : Award of Lok Adalat is final and binding on all parties and no appeal lies against thereto before any court.


120. Match the following features of Indian Constitution and their sources—


(a) Bill of Right and Judicial Review.

(b) Parliamentary System of Democracy.

(c) Directive Principles.

(d) Residuary Powers with Centre.


1. England

2. Ireland

3. U.S.A.

4. Canada

Codes :

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(A) 4 1 2 3

(B) 1 2 3 4

(C) 3 4 2 1

(D) 3 1 2 4

121. What are the essential elements of the State ?

(A) Population, Territory, Constitution, Power

(B) Population, Territory, Government, Sovereignty

(C) Population, Territory, Political Party, Sovereignty

(D) Population, Power, Authority, Sovereignty


122. Which of the following Theories of Origin of State is more appropriate and reliable as it is based on scientific base ?

(A) Divine Origin of State

(B) Force Theory

(C) Evolutionary Theory

(D) Social Contract Theory


123. Marxism believes that the State is—

(A) social welfare organization

(B) a necessary evil

(C) an instrument of exploitation

(D) an essentially good


124. In the Indian Constitution the word secularism means—

(A) State has a religion of its own

(B) State has nothing to do with religion

(C) State has irreligious

(D) State tolerates religion without professing any particular religion


125. Who presides over the Joint Session of the two Houses of the Parliament ?

(A) President of India

(B) Speaker of Lok-Sabha

(C) Prime Minister

(D) Leader of Ruling Party


21. Which of the following technique is not adopted by the Pressure Groups ?

(A) Gherao

(B) Lobbying

(C) Propaganda

(D) Directly Contesting Election


127. The United Nations is financed by—

(A) The contribution from the Member-States

(B) Switzerland

(C) Russia

(D) America


128. Which one of the following welfare ideals is not found in the list of Directive Principles ?

(A) Compulsory Primary Education

(B) Equal Pay for equal work

(C) Promoting Health Services

(D) Compulsory Employment


129. Which Amendment was passed for Private Reservation Bill on December 2005 ?

(A) 102

(B) 103

(C) 104

(D) 105


130. The 6th Schedule of Constitution is not applied on the State—

(A) Assam

(B) Meghalaya

(C) Tripura

(D) Manipur


131. ‘Politics is struggle for power’ is said by—

(A) Marganthau

(B) Kwisy Right

(C) Sprout

(D) Thomson

132. Khilafat Movement subsided because of—

(A) The concession given to the Muslim by the British

(B) The accession of Kamal Pasha to the throne of Turkey

(C) The understanding reached between the Congress and the Muslim League

(D) None of the above


133. The concept of ‘Rule of Law’ was given by—

(A) A.V. Dicey

(B) Laski

(C) Austin

(D) Maciver


134. The centre-point of International Relations is—

(A) Struggle

(B) Power

(C) National Interest

(D) None of the above


135. Who is known as a ‘Prophet of empty liberty’ ?

(A) Bentham

(B) Mill

(C) Laski

(D) Maciver


136. Which is not a key feature of State ?

(A) State is sovereign

(B) The State is an exercise in legislation

(C) The State is an instrument of domination

(D) The State is not a territorial association


137. Who made the statement "State is prior to individual" ?

(A) Plato

(B) Aristotle

(C) Cicero

(D) Augustine


138. Who said that imperialism is the highest stage of capitalism ?

(A) Lenin

(B) Stalin

(C) Mao

(D) Marx


139. An Estimate Committee is—

(A) Permanent

(B) Temporary

(C) Both

(D) None of these


140. Which Political Scientist gave a new dimension to the concept of Justice, Liberalism and Equality ?

(A) John Rawls

(B) Arthur Bentley

(C) Karl Marx

(D) Hans Morgenthau


141. According to Kautilya, ‘Trivarg’ includes

(A) Arth-Kama-Dharma

(B) Arth-Kama-Moksha

(C) Dharma-Artha-Moksha

(D) Arth-Dharma-Moksha


142. Which Article of the Constitution defines the duties of Chief Minister ?

(A) Article 163

(B) Article 164

(C) Article 166

(D) Article 167


143. Which one of the following are the devices of democracy which are commonly practised in modern times ?

1. Widening of the Electorate.

2. Frequent Election.

3. Local Self Government.

4. Responsibility of the Government to the majority party.

Select correct answers from the following—

(A) 1 and 2

(B) 2 and 3

(C) 1, 2 and 3

(D) 1, 2, 3 and 4

144. In which part of the Constitution proclaims India to be a welfare State ?

(A) Part III

(B) Part IV

(C) Part IX

(D) Part VI


145. Which of the following included in the State list in the Constitution of India ?

1. Police

2. Law and order

3. Prisons

4. Criminal Procedure Code

Choose correct answers from the code given below—

(A) 1, 2 and 3

(B) 1, 2 and 4

(C) 1, 3 and 4

(D) 2, 3 and 4


146. Which of the following are not matched properly ?

(A) Mahatma Gandhi–Non-cooperation Movement

(B) Vinoba Bhave–Bhoodan

(C) M. N. Roy–Partyless Democracy

(D) J. L. Nehru–Democratic Socialism


147. Which U.S. Resolution proposed the ‘STAR-WARS’ programme ?

(A) Nixon

(B) Kennedy

(C) Reagan

(D) Bush



148. Consider the following statement and select correct answer from the codes given below—

Assertion (A) : The islands along the mid Atlantic Ridge are highly prone to volcanic activity.

Reason (R) : The sea floor spreading is the main cause of earthquakes in the Atlantic Ocean.

Codes :

(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


149. Arrange the following lakes in descending order according to area and select the correct answer using the code given below—

1. Huron

2. Michigan

3. Superior

4. Victoria

Codes :

—(a) (b) (c) (d)

(A) 3 4 1 2

(B) 3 4 2 1

(C) 4 3 2 1

(D) 4 3 1 2


150. Match the List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below—

List-I (Country)

(a) Austria

(b) Albania

(c) Hungary

(d) Slovenia

List-II (Capital)

1. Budapest

2. Ljubljana

3. Vienna

4. Tirana

Codes :

—(a) (b) (c) (d)

(A) 3 4 1 2

(B) 3 4 2 1

(C) 4 3 1 2

(D) 4 2 3 1



116(3) 117(1) 118(2) 119(3) 120.(4) 121 (2) 122. (3) 123. (3). 124. (4) 125. (2) 126. (4) 127. (A) 128 (4) 129 (3)130. (4).131. (1)132. (3) 133. (1)134. (3) 135. (2)136. (4) 137. (2) 138(1).139 (1) 140. (1).141(1) 142. (4) 143. (3) 144(2) 145. (1) .146. (3) 147. (3) 148 (2) 149 (1) 150 (1)



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