Kerala PSC Computer Assistant Exam held on 26 May 2016, Paper -D

1. A major poverty eradication programme is the following:
Answer - MGNREGS

2. The largest pure water lake in India:
Answer - Wular Lake

3. Who was the founder of Prathyaksha Raksha Darva Sabha?
Answer - Poikayil Yohannan

4. Which day is observed as world population day?
Answer - July 11

5. Who gave the honorary title 'Sardar' to Vallabhai Pattel?
Answer - Mahatma Gandhi

6. Which river is related with Majuli Islands?
Answer - Brahmaputra

7. Ustad Ahmad Lahauri is the principal designer of which famous building ?
Answer - Taj Mahal

8. Which Indian State gets its name from the Pali word for Buddhist monastery?
Answer - Bihar

9. The last supper is a famous fresco painted by which great renaissance artist?
Answer - Leonardo da Vinci

10. Who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2015?
Answer - Svetlana Alexievich

11. Who was the founder of Atma Vidya Sangham?
Answer - Vagbhatananda

12. Black soil is suitable for which crop?
Answer - Cotton

13. The oldest mountain range in India:
Answer - Aravally

14. Last formed corporation in Kerala:
Answer - Kannur

15. Who was the woman leader of Quit India Movement?
Answer - Aruna Asaf Ali

16. "Ballot is powerful that bullet" who said so?
Answer - Abrahim Lincoln

17. Whose autobiography is known as "Ente Jeevitha Smaranakal"?
Answer - Mannath Padmanabhan

18. Which river forms the boundary between North India and South India?
Answer - Narmada

19. Which of the following is known as the lungs of Nature?
Answer - Rain forests

20. Name of the agency that won the Gandhi Peace Award for the year 2014?
Answer - ISRO

21. Where is Lothal?
Answer - Gujarat

22. A special phenomenon seen only in the Arabian Sea:
Answer - Coral Reefs

23. Which latitude passes through India?
Answer - Tropic of Cancer

24. In which year Sree narayana Guru Formed SNDP Yogam?
Answer - 1903

25. Who was the first woman president of Indian National Congress?
Answer - Annie Besant

26. Which social reformer started the movement called Sadhujana Paripalana Sangham?
Answer - Ayyankali

27. Who wrote the book 'Anasthasyayude Rektha Sakshyam'?
Answer - Fr. Kuriakose Elias Chavara

28. Golder Quadrilateral is a _____ project
Answer - Road

29. Name of the instrument used in aeroplane to measure height:
Answer - Altimeter

30. Which malaylam poet was honored by the British prince in 1922?
Answer - Kumaran Asan

31. What function displays row data in a column or column data in a row?
Answer - Transpose

32. ____ Gigabytes = 1 terabyte.
Answer - 1024

33. Microsoft Office is
Answer - An application suite

34. URL stands for
Answer - Uniform Resource Locator

35. Which power point view displays each slide of the presentation as a thumbnail display?
Answer - Slide Sorter

36. To create a new folder in a window ?
Answer - Right Click + Select New folder

37. Which of the following groups consists of only input devices?
Answer - Mouse, Keyboard, Scanner

38. Inventor of Email systems is:
Answer - None of these

39. The copy command saves the content temporarily to the:
Answer - Clipboard

40. MS Excel displays the address of the active cell in the:
Answer - Status bar

41. Which of the following helps to reduce the sound while typing?
Answer -

42. Carriage Rack is set on the top of the:
Answer - Pinion wheel

43. The process of taking out more copies on a typewriter using carbon paper:
Answer - Duplicating

44. The instruction 'trans' given in a manuscript represents:
Answer - Translate

45. The abbreviation of Pound is:
Answer - Lb

46. 'Stet' written on manuscript represents
Answer - Type the matter scored off

47. The last word typed at the end of a page being repeated as the first word in the subsequent page is called :
Answer - Catch word

48. Which of the following helps in correcting the typed matter on a typewriter?
Answer - Line finder scale

49. Decrease in main spring tension in a typewriter leads to:
Answer - Jerking

50. Which pen is used for signing on a stencil paper?
Answer - Stylus Pen

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