General English: Fill in the Blanks #1

Fill in the blanks with appropriate phrasal verbs form the alternatives given below under each item:

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Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner 2016 Question Paper

The Union Public Service Commission conducted the Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner (APFC) exam on 10 January, 2016.

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Civil Services Main Exam 2019 GS Paper - 1

Civil Services Main Questions

There are twenty questions. Answers to questions numbers 1 to 10 should be in 150 words, whereas answers to questions numbers 11 to 20 should be in 250 words.

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Civil Services Main Exam 2018 GS Paper - 4

Civil Services Main Questions

The UPSC conducted General Studies Paper 4 of Civil Services Main Examination on 30 September 2018, Sunday. There are 12 questions in the paper. All the questions are compulsory.

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Civil Services Main Exam 2018 GS Paper - 1

Civil Services Main Questions

There are twenty questions in the paper. All the questions are compulsory. Answers to questions number 1 to 10 should be in 150 words (10 marks), whereas answers to questions number 11 to 20 should be in 250 words (15 marks).

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Civil Services Main Exam 2017 General Studies - 4

Civil Services Main Questions

There are fourteen questions divided into two sections. All questions are compulsory. Section A has 8 question of 10 marks each (150 words) while section B has 6 questions of 20 marks each (250 words).

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Civil Services Main Exam 2017 General Studies - 3

Civil Services Main Questions

All questions are compulsory. First ten questions are of 10 marks (150 words) each while last 10 questions are of 15 marks (250 words) each.

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Civil Services Main Exam 2017 General Studies - 2

Civil Services Main Questions

All questions are compulsory. First ten questions are of 10 marks (150 words) each while last 10 questions are of 15 marks (250 words) each.

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Civil Services Main Exam 2017 General Studies - 1

Civil Services Main Questions

All questions are compulsory. There are twenty questions. First ten questions are of 10 marks (150 words) each while last 10 questions are of 15 marks (250 words) each.

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UPSC NDA/NA (2) 2017 General Ability Test

NDA Questions

The UPSC conducted the NDA & NA (II) 2017 Exam on 10 September 2017. The exam consisted of two papers - Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT). The GAT consisted of 150 Questions and included two sections - English and General Knowledge.

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NDA/NA (1) 2018 General Knowledge Questions

NDA Questions

The exam was conducted on 22 April, 2018.

51. Which one of the following statements is correct?

  • (a)  Any energy transfer that does not involve temperature difference in some way is not heat.
  • (b)  Any energy transfer always requires a temperature difference
  • (c)  On heating the length and volume of the object remain exactly the same
  • (d)  Whenever there is a temperature difference, heat is the only way of energy transfer

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NDA/NA (1) 2012 General Knowledge Questions

NDA Questions

1. The Indian Standard Time (IST) is based on

  1. 90° E meridian
  2. 82½° E meridian
  3. 75° E meridian
  4. 0° meridian

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UPSC NDA/NA (1) 2017 Exam Questions

NDA Questions

The NDA (I) 2017 exam was conducted on 23 April, 2017.

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CDS 2018 (February) English Question Paper

CDS Questions

Synonyms

Directions: Each item in this section consists of a sentence with an underlined word/words followed by four words. Select the option that is nearest in meaning to the underlined word/words and mark your response on your Answer Sheet accordingly.

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CDS 2015 (1) Paper General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. Which one among the following was not an outcome of the fifth BRICS summit held in Durban in South Africa in March 2013?

  1. Signing of two agreements on Extending Credit Facility in Local Currencies and BRICS Multilateral Letter of Credit Confirmation Facility
  2. Proclamation of establishment of BRICS-led New Development Bank
  3. Creation of a safety net through a Contingent Reserve Arrangement (CRA) among BRICS countries
  4. Setting up of BRICS Business Council and BRICS Think Tank Council

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CDS 2014 (Second) General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. The upper and lower portions in common type of bi-focal lenses are respectively

  1. concave and convex
  2. convex and concave
  3. both concave of different focal lengths
  4. both convex of different focal lengths

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CDS 2014 (First) General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. "The Draft Constitution as framed only provides a machinery for the government of the country. It is not a contrivance to install any particular party in power as has been done in some countries. Who should be in power is left to be determined by the people, as it must be, if the system is to satisfy the test of democracy." The above passage from Constituent Assembly debates is attributed to

  1. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
  2. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar
  3. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
  4. Acharya J. B. Kriplani

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CDS 2013 (2) General Knowledge Paper Questions

CDS Questions

Directions: The following seven (7) items consist of two statements, statement I and statement II. You are to examine these two statements carefully and select the answers to these items using the code given below:

Code:

  1. Both the statements are individually true and statements II is the correct explanation of statement I
  2. Both the statements are individually true and statements II is not the correct explanation of statement I
  3. Statement I is true but statement II is false
  4. Statement I is false but statement II is true

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CDS 2013 (1) General Knowledge Paper Questions

CDS Questions

1. Why was Kaushik Basu, the ex-economic advisor to the Prime Minister of India, in news recently?

He was appointed as

  1. the President of the IMF
  2. the President of the World Bank
  3. the Economic Advisor of the United Nations
  4. the Chief Economist of the World Bank

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CDS 2012 (2) Paper General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. A device which is used in our TV set, Computer, Radio set for storing the electric charge is

  1. resistor
  2. inductor
  3. capacitor
  4. conductor

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CDS 2011 (1) Maths Paper Questions

CDS Questions

1. The diagonal of a cube is 4√3 cm. What is its volume

  • (a) 16 cm3
  • (b) 32 cm3
  • (c) 64 cm3
  • (d) 192 cm3

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CDS 2012 (1) General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. Over 90% of the world's biomass is in

  1. Tropical rain forest
  2. Freshwater wetlands
  3. Top soils
  4. Oceans

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CDS 2011 (2) General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. Name the continents that form a mirror image of each other?

  1. North America and South America
  2. Asia and Africa
  3. Africa and South America
  4. Europe and Asia

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CDS 2011 (1) General Knowledge Questions

CDS Questions

1. A devastating cloud burst swept over on August 2010. Which one of the following statements with regard to Cloud Burst is not correct?

  1. Cloud Burst is a localized weather phenomenon representing highly concentrated rainfall over a small area in a short duration of time
  2. Cloud Burst occurs due to upward movement of moisture-laden air with sufficient rapidity to form cumulonimbus clouds
  3. Cloud Burst occurs only in hilly areas
  4. There is no satisfactory technique till now for predicting Cloud Burst

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CDS 2016 (February) General Knowledge Paper

CDS Questions

1. Plants contain a variety of sterols like stigmasterol, ergosterol, sitosterol etc., Which very closely resemble cholesterol. These plant sterols are referred as:

(a) Phytosterols
(b) Calciferols
(c) Ergocalciferols
(d) Lumisterols

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CDS 2018 (February) General Knowledge Question Paper

CDS Questions

1. Which one of the following elements is used as a timekeeper in atomic clocks?

(a) Potassium
(b) Caesium
(c) Calcium
(d) Magnesium

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NDA/NA (1) 2018 General English Questions

NDA Questions

Directions: (Q. Nos. 1-10) Each item in this section consists of a sentence with an underlined word/words followed by four words. Select the option that is nearest in meaning to the underlined word/words and mark your response in your answer sheet accordingly.

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NDA/NA (1) 2013 General Knowledge Questions

NDA Questions

1. The pH of fresh milk is 6. When it turns sour, the pH

  1. becomes < 6
  2. remains the same i.e. 6
  3. becomes > 6
  4. becomes neutral, i.e., 7

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NDA/NA (2) 2013 General Knowledge Questions

NDA Questions

1. Consider the following statements about the National Cyber Security Policy, approved by the union Cabinet in May 2013:

  1. The policy focuses on manpower training.
  2. It aims to create a secured computing environment across the country.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2

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CSAT 2019 General Aptitude Paper 2

CSAT Questions

Directions for the following 8 (eight) items: Read the following seven passages and answer the items that follow each passage. Your answers to these items should be based on the passages only.

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Combined Geo-Scientist Preliminary Exam 2020 Questions

There are 120 objective multiple-choice questions in the paper. The exam was conducted on 19 January, 2020.

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CSAT 2019 General Studies Paper 1

CSAT Questions

The CSAT (Civil Services Aptitude Test) 2019 was conducted on 2 June, 2019 by the UPSC. The question paper consists of 100 questions.

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CSAT 2011 General Aptitude Paper-II Questions

CSAT Questions

Directions for the following 5 (five) items: Read the following passage and answer the items that follow. Your answers to these items should be based on the passage only.

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CSAT 2011 General Studies Paper-I Questions

CSAT Questions

This question paper contains 100 objective multiple-choice questions.

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CSAT 2012 General Studies Paper-I Questions

CSAT Questions

The paper has 100 multiple choice objective questions.

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CSAT 2013 General Aptitude Paper-II Questions

CSAT Questions

Direction for the following 2 (two) items: Read the following passage and answer the two items that follow. Your answers to these items should be based on the passage only.

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