Kerala PSC Typist Solved Question Paper held on 28 May 2015

Kerala PSC Typist Solved Question Paper held on 28 May 2015

1. Which day is observed as Alzheimers Day?

(a) July 11
(b) July 14
(c) April 17
(d) September 21

2. The boundary between the USA and Canada is

(a) 17th Parallel
(b) 38th Parallel
(c) 49th Parallel
(d) Durant Line

3. The winner of Ranji Trophy Cricket Tournament of 2014 is

(a) Maharashtra
(b) Mumbai
(c) Delhi
(d) Karnataka

4. Rashtriya Indian Military college is situate in

(a) Dehradun
(b) New Delhi
(c) Pune
(d) Darjeeling

5. Who is the ruler of an Indian State at the time of emergency under Article 356?

(a) Prime Minister
(b) Governor
(c) Speaker of Legislative Assembly
(d) Chief Minister

6. The tomb of Akbar is in:

(a) Agra
(b) Sikandra
(c) Fetehpur Sikri
(d) Delhi

7. In India coins are minted from four centres. Which of the following is not a centre of minting?

(a) Noida
(b) Mumbai
(c) Kolkatta
(d) Jaipur

8. Mirnalini Sarabhai is famous as an artist of:

(a) Mohiniyattam
(b) Kathak
(c) Bharatanatyam
(d) Odissi

9. The Indian Rail is

(a) a term to denote Indian railways
(b) the rail coach factory in Lucknow
(c) the nae of a train which runs in North India
(d) a Magazine of Indian Railways

10. In Bangladesh river Ganges is known as:

(a) Padma
(b) Dihang
(c) Meghna
(d) Ganga

11. Find the odd man:

(a) Robert Kemperman
(b) Jimmy Walker
(c) Neymar
(d) Ruskin Bond

12. The mother tongue of Nagaland is:

(a) Assamese
(b) Naga
(c) English
(d) Hindi

13. The Saka Era began during the reign of

(a) Harsha
(b) Asoka
(c) Kanishka
(d) Chandragupta

14. FIFA Ballon d'Or award of 2014 was given to :

(a) Christiano Ronaldo
(b) Xavi
(c) Lionel Messi
(d) None of the above

15. 'Lakh Bakhsh' was the popular name of:

(a) Iltumish
(b) Qutubuddin Aibak
(c) Balban
(d) Alauddin Khalji

16. Timur invaded India during the reign of:

(a) Sikander Lodhi
(b) Nasirddin Tughlaq
(c) Ibrahim Lodhi
(d) Jalaluddin Khalji

17. The capital of Sathavahana empire was

(a) Pataliputra
(b) Prathisthana
(c) Vidisha
(d) Magadha

18. 'Hauz Khas' was a pleasure resort constructed by:

(a) Firoz Shah Tughlaq
(b) Mohammed Bin Tughlaq
(c) Shahjahan
(d) Akbar

19. 'Gidda' is the folk dance of :

(a) Punjab
(b) Rajasthan
(c) Gujarat
(d) Manipur

20. The number of player in a baseball match is:

(a) 5
(b) 7
(c) 9
(d) 11

21. The Indus city Kalibangan is situated in:

(a) Punjab
(b) Haryana
(c) Rajasthan
(d) Gujarat

22. The Mahayana sect of Buddhism preached their doctrines in

(a) Pali
(b) Prakrit
(c) Hindi
(d) Sanskrit

23. The least densely populated country in the world is :

(a) Mauritania
(b) Iceland
(c) Canada
(d) Vatican

24. 'Eldorado' is the imaginary land envisioned by:

(a) Thomas More
(b) Anthony Hope
(c) Voltaire
(d) Plato

25. The Roman deity 'Mars' was the goddess of:

(a) War
(b) Poetry and Music
(c) Wisdom
(d) Sea

26. The ancient town Sarnath is in modern :

(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Orissa
(c) Maharashtra
(d) Haryana

27. The permanent settlement was introduced by:

(a) Warren Hastings
(b) Robert Clive
(c) Lord Wellesley
(d) Lord Cornwallis

28. The Grand Trunk Road connected Delhi with:

(a) Madras
(b) Calcutta
(c) Bombay
(d) None of these

29. During the 1857 Revolt, Nana Saheb led the rebellion at

(a) Kanpur
(b) Meerut
(c) Bareilly
(d) Faizabad

30. 'Gadar' was a weekly newspaper started by:

(a) Tilak
(b) Lala Lajput Rai
(c) Lala Hardayal
(d) None of these

31. The All India Muslim League was founded in

(a) 1905
(b) 1906
(c) 1909
(d) 1911

32. The right of separate electorate for Muslims was provided by:

(a) Montague Chelmsford Reforms
(b) Minto-Morley Reforms
(c) The Lucknow Pact
(d) The government of India Act of 1935

33. The 'Quit India' Resolution was passed in the Congress session held at:

(a) Bombay
(b) Allahabad
(c) Nagpur
(d) Haripura

34. The Indian National Army (INA) was formed in:

(a) Calcutta
(b) Japan
(c) Singapore
(d) Malaya

35. In the interim government formed in 1946, John Mathai was the minister for:

(a) Labour
(b) Law
(c) Industries
(d) Finances

36. The capital of India was shifted from Calcutta to Delhi in the year:

(a) 1905
(b) 1907
(c) 1911
(d) 1914

37. Ali brothers were associated with

(a) Khilafat Movement
(b) Wahabi Movement
(c) Mujahideen group
(d) Quit India Movement

38. The Indian Struggle is written by:

(a) Nehru
(b) Ambedkar
(c) Gandhi
(d) Subhash Chandra Bose

39. The first Vice President of India is:

(a) Rajendra Prasad
(b) S. Radhakrishnan
(c) C. Rajagopalachari
(d) JB Kripalani

40. Buland Darwaza is the gate at:

(a) Feteh-pur sikri
(b) Charminar
(c) Red Fort
(d) Agra Fort

41. The largest library in India, The National Library is located in: (a) New Delhi (b) Calcutta (c) Bombay (d) None of these

42. During dehydration, the substance that the body usually loses is

(a) Sugar
(b) Potassium Chloride
(c) Sodium Chloride
(d) Calcium Phosphate

43. The sky is blue in colour due to:

(a) Reflection
(b) Refraction
(c) diffraction
(d) dispersion

44. The Planet nearest to the earth is :

(a) Mercury
(b) Pluto
(c) Jupiter
(d) Venus

45. Amjad Ali Khan is the famous instrumentalist :

(a) Sarod
(b) Violin
(c) Shehnai
(d) Sitar

46. The first law minister of the independent India is

(a) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(b) B.R. Ambedkar
(c) Jagjeevan Ram
(d) Shyamaprasad Mukherjee

47. The aspect of fundamental duties of Indian constitution is taken from the constitution of:

(a) Britain
(b) USA
(c) Belgium
(d) Russia

48. The first Indian Governor of Reserve Bank of India is:

(a) LK Jha
(b) CD Deshmukh
(c) A Dalai
(d) D Subba Rao

49. The biggest country in Africa is:

(a) Sudan
(b) South Africa
(c) Egypt
(d) Cameroon

50. The currency of New Zealand is :

(a) Peso
(b) Dollar
(c) Rimggit
(d) None of these

51. Main spring and carriage is connected with:

(a) Carriage risk
(b) Draw band
(c) House dogs
(d) Pinion wheel

52. File extension of word document:

(a) .doc
(b) .xls
(c) .word
(d) .bmp

53. The shortcut command of 'save' in word:

(a) Ctrl + V
(b) Ctrl + O
(c) Crtl + D
(d) Crtl + S

54. Master key in Typerwriter:

(a) H
(b) Y
(c) N
(d) B

55. How many dogs are in Typewriter :

(a) 2 dogs
(b) 4 dogs
(c) 1 dog
(d) 3 dogs

56. Word processing package allow users to:

(a) Edit Text
(b) Save Text
(c) Print Text
(d) Do all of the above

57. The stencil sheet is placed in the:

(a) Cotton carrier
(b) Silk Carrier
(c) Linen Carrier
(d) None of the above

58. Which type of files cannot be navigated using Clipart browser of Office 2000?

(a) avi
(b) wav
(c) mp3
(d) bmp

59. DropCap is placed in ______ menu.

(a) Format
(b) table
(c) tools
(d) insert

60. In which year @ selected for its use in e-mail addresses:

(a) 1969
(b) 1972
(c) 1975
(d) 1980

61. The Typewriter with 80 to 100 degree are called:

(a) Foolscap
(b) Bried
(c) Standard
(d) Fullscap

62. Data arranged in sequential order is called:

(a) Data sorting
(b) Filtering
(c) Data arranging
(d) Data Processing

63. Font size not supported by word :

(a) 12
(b) 72.5
(c) 533
(d) 100.89

64. The length of ribbon used in a standard typewriter:

(a) 8 m
(b) 10 m
(c) 6 m
(d) 12 m

65. Buffer spring is found in :

(a) Remington
(b) Halda
(c) Godrej
(d) All of these

66. How many ways you can save a document?

(a) 3
(b) 4
(c) 5
(d) 6

67. What is gutter margin?

(a) Margin added to the left margin when printing
(b) Margin added to right margin when printing
(c) Margin added to the binding side of page when printing
(d) Margin added to the outside of the page when printing

68. Portrait and Landscape are ________.

(a) Paper size
(b) Page Layout
(c) Page Orientation
(d) All of above

69. In word, the mailing list is known as:

(a) Date source
(b) Sheet
(c) Source
(d) Data Sheet

70. Which of the following is on odd one?

(a) Pica
(b) Roman
(c) Elite
(d) Delux
71. Which is known as Dead-key in Malayalam Typewriter?

(a) Semicolon
(b) Chandrakkala
(c) Hyphen
(d) Underscore

72. Forming of letters in irregular line with uneven space is called:

(a) Bad alignment
(b) Sluggish movement
(c) Jerking
(d) Rhythm movement

73. Which of the following is graphical solution for word procession?

(a) Word art
(b) Drop cap
(c) Clipart
(d) None of the above

74. When Drop Caps are used in a document?

(a) To drop all the capital letters
(b) To begin each paragraph with Capital letters
(c) To begin a paragraph with a large dropped capital letter
(d) None of the above
75. Which of the following are not belongs to browser software?

(a) Internet explorer
(b) Google
(c) Opera
(d) Mozilla firefox

76. How many kinds of cylinders are available for typewriter?

(a) 3
(b) 2
(c) 1
(d) 4

77. Which of the following is not a cursor control input device?

(a) Mouse
(b) Keybaord
(c) Joystick
(d) MICR

78. A typewriter can be identified by:
(a) Chasis No. and Maker's Name
(b) Chasis No and Colour
(c) Maker's Name and colour
(d) Chasis No. and speed

79. The unique No. given to each computer in the internet:

(a) TCP
(b) UDP
(c) IP
(d) HTTP

80. A programme used to access a resource provided by a server:
(a) Data
(b) Client
(c) Net
(d) None of these

81. Laser printer was first introduced by:

(a) IBM
(b) HP
(c) Samsung
(d) Canon

82. What is the smallest width of a column?

(a) 0"
(b) 0.5"
(c) 1"
(d) 1.5"

83. Which of the following command is not available in Tools menu?

(a) Auto correct
(b) Auto summarise
(c) Macro
(d) Auto text

84. From which menu you can insert Header and Footer:

(a) Insert Menu
(b) Format Menu
(c) View Menu
(d) Tools Menu

85. Thesaurus tool in MS Word used for :

(a) Grammar options
(b) Spelling
(c) Synonyms and Antonyms Words
(d) None of the above

86. Which finger is used for pressing shift key?

(a) Thumb
(b) Little finger
(c) Middle finger
(d) None of these

87. Letters sent from Govt. Secretariat are called:

(a) Govt. Order
(b) Official letter
(c) DO letter
(d) Circular

88. Giving various effects to a document is called:

(a) Formatting
(b) Storing
(c) Editing
(d) Formatting and Editing

89. Computers in the same some room can be connected by using

(a) LAN
(b) WAN
(c) MAN
(d) Network

90. RAM is a _____ memory.

(a) Permanent
(b) Volatile
(c) Non Volatile
(d) Temporary

91. Computer is a machine without:

(a) Speed
(b) accuracy
(c) reliability
(d) IQ

92. Home keys are provided in the ______ row of a typewriter.

(a) First
(b) Third
(c) Second
(d) Fourth

93. Which finger used for striking space bar?

(a) Left Thumb
(b) Right Thumb
(c) Right Little Finger
(d) Left Little finger

94. The upper portion of the typewriter which moves while typing is:

(a) Carriage
(b) Card holder
(c) Cylinder
(d) None of these

95. Push button is also known as:

(a) Variable line spacing paper
(b) Line space lever
(c) Line space roll
(d) None of these

96. Which is the default alignment in word?

(a) Left
(b) Centre
(c) Right
(d) Justify

97. Which of the following is a term associated with Internet Security?

(a) Firefox
(b) Spooling
(c) Firewall
(d) Ethernet

98. Malayalam Typewriter keys designed by:

(a) R Arulappan
(b) NS Pandala
(c) TR Krishnayyar
(d) TK Ramakrishnan

99. About _____ copies obtained from a good stencil

(a) 1000
(b) 500
(c) 750
(d) 600

100. Which of the following is used for creating presentations?

(a) MS Word
(b) MS Access
(c) MS Excel
(d) Power Point

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