Clerk-typist

Cat code :612/2013

Date of exam : 26/09/2017

Alpha code : A

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Question1:-The functioning of AHADS (Allappady Hill Area Developing Society) started in the year

A:-1998

B:-1996

C:-1995

D:-1997



1996


Question2:-The first Director of the Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR)

A:-Dr. M.P. Singh

B:-C. Subhramaniyam

C:-Dr. M.S. Swaminathan

D:-B.P. Pal



B.P. Pal


Question3:-The fear of bees is

A:-Apiphobia

B:-Bathophobia

C:-Alektorophobia

D:-Ailurophobia



Apiphobia


Question4:-Universities at Calcutta, Bombay and Madras were set up during the Viceroyality of

A:-Lord Dalhousie

B:-William Bentick

C:-Lord Canning

D:-Lord Mayo



Lord Canning


Question5:-In IT Act 2000, which section deals with the punishment of Violation of Privacy?

A:-66 F

B:-67 A

C:-66

D:-66 E



66 E


Question6:-The First Botanical Garden in India is situated in

A:-Raipur

B:-Kolkata

C:-Chennai

D:-Itanagar



Kolkata


Question7:-The Second stage of demographic transition began in India after_.

A:-1921

B:-1911

C:-1931

D:-1901



1921


Question8:-Which development scheme introduced by the central government for conserving and preserving the heritage characters of 12 Indian cities?

A:-RSBY

B:-SAGY

C:-PMJJBY

D:-HRIDAY



HRIDAY


Question9:-The founder of the Sathyashothak Samaj

A:-G.K. Gokhale

B:-Jyothiba Phule

C:-M.G. Ranade

D:-Viresalingam



Jyothiba Phule


Question10:-Who was the Vice-President of the constituent Assembly?

A:-B.N. Rao

B:-Dr. Rajendra Prasad

C:-Sachidananda Sinha

D:-H.C. Mukherjee



Sachidananda Sinha


Question11:-What was Tharanganbadi, a coastal town in Nagapatanam in Tamilnadu, known in the colonial period?

A:-Tranquebar

B:-Balasore

C:-San Thome

D:-Fort. St. George



Tranquebar


Question12:-Silent Valley National Park was established in

A:-1984

B:-1978

C:-1990

D:-1980



1984


Question13:-Who wrote the famous book, 'Mrichakatika'?

A:-Bhatti

B:-Brahma Gupta

C:-Somadeva

D:-Sudraka



Sudraka


Question14:-Miss. World of 2016

A:-Mireia Lalaguna

B:-Stephanie Del valle

C:-Pia Alonzo Wartzbach

D:-Natasha Mannuela



Stephanie Del valle


Question15:-The brand Ambassador of Kudumbasree organic farming

A:-Sreenivasan

B:-Mohan Lal

C:-Manju Warrier

D:-Vidya Balan



Manju Warrier


Question16:-Ayyankali Urban Employment Guarantee Scheme (AUEGS) was started by Kerala Government in

A:-2011

B:-2010

C:-2009

D:-2012



2010


Question17:-How many litres of blood in a normal human body?

A:-5.5 litres

B:-4 litres

C:-7.5 litres

D:-8 litres



5.5 litres


Question18:-Who is the winner of the 2016 FIDE World Chess Championship?

A:-Sergei Karjakin

B:-Viswanathan Anand

C:-Magnus Carlsen

D:-Kasparov



Magnus Carlsen


Question19:-G.V. Raja Award related with

A:-Literature

B:-Film

C:-Science

D:-Sports



Sports


Question20:-Banking Ombudsman is appointed by_.

A:-Supreme Court of India

B:-Reserve Bank of India

C:-Prime Minister of India

D:-President of India



Reserve Bank of India


Question21:-Who quoted that the preamble of Indian Constitution as ''Political Horoscope''?

A:-K.M. Munshi

B:-Dr. B.R. Amedkar

C:-Sachidananda Sinha

D:-Dr. Rajendra Prasad



K.M. Munshi


Question22:-Total number of MP's from Kerala

A:-20

B:-26

C:-29

D:-21



29


Question23:-The leader of the 'Pattini Jatha'

A:-Mannathu Padmanabhan

B:-A.K. Gopalan

C:-V.T. Bhattathirippad

D:-K. Kelappan



A.K. Gopalan


Question24:-'Forming in the pupil of an eye' is the title of

A:-Kochi-Muziris Biennale Ist edition

B:-Pattanam Excavation

C:-Kochi-Muziris Biennale IInd edition

D:-Kochi-Muziris Biennale IIIrd edition



Kochi-Muziris Biennale IIIrd edition


Question25:-When did Gandhiji returned from South-Africa to India?

A:-July 1914

B:-July 1915

C:-January 1915

D:-January 1914



January 1915


Question26:-In which article of the Indian Constitution deals with the Uniform Civil Code for the Citizen?

A:-43(A)

B:-44

C:-50

D:-41



44


Question27:-Which is the only gland that can act as endocrine and exocrine gland in human body?

A:-Pancreas gland

B:-Pituitary gland

C:-Thymus gland

D:-Thyroid gland



Pancreas gland


Question28:-The person suffering from both myopia and hypermetropia can be corrected by using a_

A:-Cylindrical lens

B:-Convex lens

C:-Bifocal lens

D:-Concave lens



Bifocal lens


Question29:-Out of the following substance which does not undergo sublimation?

A:-Iodine

B:-Camphor

C:-Naphthalene

D:-Sugar



Sugar


Question30:-Which of the following is not a cropping pattern useful in increasing food production?

A:-Mixed cropping

B:-Hybridization

C:-Inter cropping

D:-Crop rotation



Hybridization


Question31:-Name the First country to pass the Right to Information Act

A:-Sweeden

B:-Belgium

C:-Bolivia

D:-Denmark



Sweeden


Question32:-The Thanneermukkam barrage is built across the_.

A:-Ashtamudi lake

B:-Pookkode lake

C:-Sasthamkotta lake

D:-Vembanad lake



Vembanad lake


Question33:-Gandhiji met Ayyankali at Venganoor in

A:-1935

B:-1937

C:-1936

D:-1938



1937


Question34:-Female oriented, community based, poverty reduction project of Govt. of Kerala, Kudumbasree was launched on_.

A:-17th May 1998

B:-17th April 1998

C:-17th June 1998

D:-17th March 1998



17th May 1998


Question35:-Which of the following is not a bacterial diseases?

A:-Plague

B:-Cyphilis

C:-Mumps

D:-Cholera



Mumps


Question36:-The founder of World Wide Web (WWW)

A:-Bill Gates, Paul Allen

B:-Jan Koum, Brian Acton

C:-Tim Berners Lee

D:-Ray Tomlinson



Tim Berners Lee


Question37:-The Vice-Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of NITI Aayog are appointed by

A:-The President of India

B:-The Prime Minister of India

C:-The Chief Justice of India

D:-The Joint Parliamentary Committee



Tim Berners Lee


Question38:-The Next Olympics (2020) at

A:-Brazil

B:-Japan

C:-Britain

D:-China



Japan


Question39:-The poet who called Sree Narayana Guru as 'Second Buddha'?

A:-Kumaranasan

B:-Vallathol

C:-Vayalar Ramavarma

D:-G. Sankara Kurup



G. Sankara Kurup


Question40:-The founder of the 'Theosophical Society in Calicut',

A:-Manjeri Rama Iyer

B:-K.P. Kesava Menon

C:-C. Krishnan

D:-Dr. K.V. Choi



Manjeri Rama Iyer


Question41:-Name, the INA hero who landed at Tanur, Kerala and was executed by the British?

A:-K.B. Menon

B:-Chembaka Raman Pillai

C:-Vakkom Abdul Khader

D:-Muhammad Abdul Rahiman



Vakkom Abdul Khader


Question42:-The Hindi word 'Kitaab' is derived from which language?

A:-Persian

B:-Arabic

C:-Farsi

D:-Urdu



Arabic


Question43:-The First Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to

A:-Paul A. Samuelson

B:-Stiglitz

C:-Amartya Sen

D:-Jan Tinberganand Ragnar



Jan Tinberganand Ragnar


Question44:-Chile Saltpetre is the common name of

A:-Sodium nitrite

B:-Potassium nitrate

C:-Sodium nitrate

D:-Potassium nitrite



Sodium nitrate


Question45:-Who was the founder of 'Granth Sala Sangham'

A:-P.N. Panickar

B:-K.N. Panickar

C:-G. Sankara Kurup

D:-Dr. K.M. George



P.N. Panickar


Question46:-The elements which are found in the coastal plains of Kerala are

A:-Aluminium and Silicon

B:-Ilmenite and Monozite

C:-Serelium and Borax

D:-Hematite and Copper



Ilmenite and Monozite


Question47:-Who started the newspaper called 'Sujananandini'?

A:-C. Krishnan

B:-C.V. Kunhiramanp

C:-K. Kelappan

D:-Kesavan Asan



Kesavan Asan


Question49:-The Militant Organization, ''Indian Republican Army''

A:-Yogesh Chandra Chatterjee

B:-Jatin Mukherjee

C:-Surya Sen

D:-Rash Bihari Bose



Surya Sen


Question50:-The term, 'United Nations' was coined by

A:-Churchill

B:-Roosevelt

C:-Stalin

D:-Jefferson



Roosevelt


Question51:-By using_the cylinder can be rotated.

A:-Feed rollers

B:-Platen knobs

C:-Ratchet wheel

D:-Escapement wheel



Platen knobs


Question52:-Fulcrum wire is also known as_.

A:-Detent release

B:-Detent roller

C:-Segment wire

D:-Detent wire



Segment wire


Question53:-The papers which is suitable for taking carbon copies are

A:-Manifold papers

B:-A4 size papers

C:-Stencil papers

D:-None of the above



Manifold papers


Question54:-_is used to type the letter ' i ' in a type writer.

A:-Right small finger

B:-Right ring finger

C:-Right middle finger

D:-Right index finger



Right middle finger


Question55:-With the help of_, we can type letters at the end of the paper.

A:-Feed roll release lever

B:-Paper release lever

C:-Margin release lever

D:-Overhead paper bail rods



Overhead paper bail rods


Question56:-To type mathematical formulae and chemical equations_is used.

A:-Detent release

B:-Margin release

C:-Variable line spacer

D:-None of the above



Variable line spacer


Question57:-How many space should be left before a comma (,) in a type writer?

A:-No space

B:-Half space

C:-Single space

D:-Double space



No space


Question58:-Carriage rack rests on the top of_.

A:-Cylinder

B:-Main spring

C:-Escapement wheel

D:-Pinion wheel



Pinion wheel


Question59:-The force of the main spring is transmitted to the carriage by means of the_.

A:-Carriage return

B:-Carriage rails

C:-Ratchet wheel

D:-Draw cord



Draw cord


Question60:-To adjust the paper to the same line of typing for reinsertion work,_is used.

A:-Card holders

B:-Line finder

C:-Line space

D:-Line space adjusting lever



Line finder


Question61:-Locking action in type writer avoids_of letters.

A:-Piling

B:-Indenting

C:-Jerking

D:-Grafting



Piling


Question62:-The movement of ribbon automatically from full spool to empty spool is known as

A:-Up and down movement

B:-Lengthwise movement

C:-Automatic reverse movement

D:-Sluggish movement



Automatic reverse movement


Question63:-_letters can be typed in Elite typehead.

A:-6

B:-8

C:-10

D:-12



12


Question64:-Confidential or urgent matters are forwarded as

A:-Official letter

B:-Demi-official letter

C:-Business letter

D:-Notifications



Demi-official letter


Question65:-In Proceedings, 'To address' is given in the

A:-Left top

B:-Right top

C:-Left bottom

D:-Right bottom



Left bottom


Question66:-In Govt. Order, below the abstract, the abstract content usually leave_space between two lines.

A:-Single line

B:-One and half line

C:-Double line

D:-Three line



Single line


Question67:-For typing the display matter,_line space should be used.

A:-Single

B:-Double

C:-Three

D:-No such criteria



Single line


Question68:-In an official letter, 'stet' denotes

A:-Insert correction

B:-Ignore correction

C:-Do not type

D:-Type in next paragraph



Ignore correction


Question69:-Line lock mechanism is not released with_.

A:-Margin rack

B:-Line lock plate

C:-Margin stop

D:-Pinion wheel



Pinion wheel


Question70:-Type guide is also known as_.

A:-Common centre

B:-Segment guide

C:-Printing point

D:-All of the above



All of the above


Question71:-If the dust clogged into the typefaces, can be removed by_.

A:-Hat pin

B:-Chamois leather

C:-Oil

D:-None of the above



Hat pin


Question72:-The_should be kept in 'off' position while rotating drum for spreading ink.

A:-Impression roller

B:-Operating lever

C:-Silk carrier

D:-Margin adjusting knobs



Operating lever


Question73:-How many bevel gears are there in the long gear shaft?

A:-1

B:-2

C:-3

D:-4



2


Question74:-Rotcher mechanism contains the working of

A:-Escapement wheel and pinion wheel

B:-Loose dog and rigid dog

C:-Both of the above

D:-None of the above



Both of the above


Question75:-The capital letter 'D' stands for

A:-50

B:-100

C:-500

D:-1000



500


Question76:-If any part of the matter is not needed in stencil,_can be used.

A:-Gum paper

B:-Stylus pen

C:-Compression roller

D:-Duplicating paper



Gum paper


Question77:-For typing the symbol " & " (and) in a type writer, press shift key and_.

A:-6

B:-7

C:-8

D:-9



7


Question78:-This helps to take paper without rotating cylinder

A:-Feed rolls release lever

B:-Paper bail

C:-Tabulator release lever

D:-Segment



Feed rolls release lever


Question79:-Carriage moves towards left by

A:-Touching space bar

B:-Pressing character keys

C:-Pressing tabulator key

D:-All of the above



All of the above


Question80:-The part, controls the pressure of key lever, situated at the bottom of type writer

A:-Touch regulator

B:-Dog block

C:-Marginal release lever

D:-Line space adjuster



Touch regulator


Question81:-The space left between the margin and the start of a paragraph is called

A:-Spacing

B:-Gutter

C:-Indentation

D:-Alignment



Indentation


Question82:-A number of letters that appears little below the normal text is called

A:-Superscript

B:-Subscript

C:-Super text

D:-Top text



Subscript


Question83:-Which item appears dimly behind the main body text?

A:-Watermark

B:-Background

C:-References

D:-Back Color



Watermark


Question84:-Margin that is added to the binding side of page when printing is called_

A:-Top Margin

B:-Mirror Margin

C:-Moderate Margin

D:-Gutter Margin



Gutter Margin


Question85:-By pressing F12, which of the following will happen?

A:-Save As dialog box will open

B:-Open dialog box will open

C:-Save dialog box will open

D:-Close dialog box will open



Save As dialog box will open


Question86:-Which of the following is not the merge process?

A:-Edit a data source

B:-Sort the data source records

C:-Merge the two files to print or create a new document

D:-Format a main document



Sort the data source records


Question87:-Regular, Italics, Bold, Bold Italic etc. are known as_.

A:-Font effects

B:-Font size

C:-Font styles

D:-Font scripts



Font styles


Question88:-By using Ctrl + P, which of the following will happen?

A:-Open Paragraph Dialog Box

B:-Open Save Dialog Box

C:-Open Page Format Dialog Box

D:-Open Print Dialog Box



Open Print Dialog Box


Question89:-Which key deletes the characters to the left of the cursor?

A:-Home

B:-Back space

C:-Space

D:-Delete



Back space


Question90:-Which of the following is true regarding page orientation of a document?

A:-Page orientation can be changed at any time

B:-Page orientation of a document cannot be changed

C:-Page orientation must be set before start typing

D:-Page orientation of a document determines by printer



Page orientation can be changed at any time


Question91:-What will appear on the screen, if press Shift + 7 Short key?

A:-@

B:-%

C:-&

D:-!



&


Question92:-Draw a line throw the middle of the selected text is known as_.

A:-Strikethrough

B:-Change case

C:-Subscript

D:-None of these



Strikethrough


Question93:-The Key used to move the cursor by a fixed number of spaces is the_.

A:-Backspace key

B:-Tab key

C:-Alt key

D:-Shift key



Tab key


Question94:-Which of the following short key is used for deleting the selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin?

A:-Alt + Delete

B:-Ctrl + Delete

C:-Shift + Delete

D:-None of these



Shift + Delete


Question95:-The ability to combine name and addresses with a standard document is called_.

A:-Paragraph formatting

B:-Form letters

C:-Drop cap

D:-Mail merge



Mail merge


Question96:-Which is the following is used as Word Processor in Linux Operating System?

A:-Base

B:-Writer

C:-Calc

D:-Impress



Writer


Question97:-Which can be used for quick access to commonly used commands and tools?

A:-Menu Bar

B:-Title Bar

C:-Tool Bar

D:-Status Bar



Tool Bar


Question98:-Ctrl + N is used to

A:-Ctrl + N

B:-Save document

C:-Close document

D:-New document



New document


Question99:-In which of the following option is used for inserting decorative text in a document?

A:-Clip Art

B:-Text Box

C:-Word Art

D:-Book mark



Word Art


Question100:-Create a large capital letter at the beginning of a paragraph is named as_

A:-Drop Cap

B:-Word Count

C:-Bookmark

D:-Smart art



Drop Cap