TNPSC Group - 2 Non-Interview Post Tentative Answer Key

TNPSC Group - 2 A Non-Interview Post 24.01.2016

Tentative Answer Key 

TNPSC GROUP II Exam will be conduct on 24.01.2016. I wish to all aspirants of TNPSC Group -II exam Non-Interview Post. 

Exam Paper: TNPSC Group - II A 

Question Type: 

General Knowledge & General Tamil

101. Which of the following statements on SAHAJ scheme is / are correct?

Answer: A (1) only 

102. Bidhya Bhadari who was elected as the first women President of Nepal in October 2015 belongs to

Answer: B. Communist Party of Nepal

103. When was the state of Nagaland formed?

Answer: B 1963

104. Which of the following schedule was inserted by the 74th Amendment Act?

Answer: A 12th Schedule

105. Which of the following Chief Justice of Supreme Court served as acting President of India?

Answer: B. Justice M.Hidayatullah

106. First pipe can fill a tank in 12 hours, Second pipe can fill the same tank in 6 hours. Third pipe in 4 hours.  How long will it take to fill the tank if all the 3 pipes are opened simultaneously?

Answer: Update Soon

107. Question

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108. Match the following

Answer: A (a-iii   b-i    c-iv   d-ii)

109. Complete the following statement with appropriate choices and select the correct option: The state Information Commissioner shall be appointed by the Governor on the recommendation of a committee consisting of

Answer: C (1,2. and 3 Only)

110. When was Supreme Court of India inaugurated?

Answer: B Jan 28, 1950

111. Find out the odd number in the series given 25, 36, 49, 81, 121, 169, 225

Answer: Update Soon

112. A can do a certain job in 12 days. B is 60% more efficient than A. How many days does B along take do the same job?

Answer: Update Soon

113. Identify the writer who won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2015?

Answer: B. Marlon James

114. Which of the following mountains of North America has been renamed as Denali?

Answer: C. Mount Mckinley

115. Consider the following statements with reference to the Indo Soviet Treaty in 1971. Which of the statements given below is /are correct?

Answer: B. I and II only

116. Question

Answer: Update Soon

117. Question

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118. Find the next alphabet in the sequence B,E,I,N,?

Answer: C. T

119. In human, Prothrombin required for blood clotting is synthesized in the

Answer: C. Liver

120. Match List I with List II and select the correct option given below:

Answer: D. (a-ii, b-iv, c-iii, d-i

121. Math the following and choose the correct option;

Answer: A ( 4   3    2  1)

122. Math the following and choose the correct option;

Answer: C. 3  1  4  2

123. Match correctly the following Lists 1, 2, 3:

Answer: D ( I-c-ii  II-b-i   III-d-iii   IV-a-iv

124. The Planet which has the fastest orbital motion is

Answer: Mercury

125. The Mountain which is known as ' horst' is

Answer: B. Block Mountain

126. Largest area in the ocean floor is occupied by

Answer: D. Ocean deeps

127. Match the following and choose the correct one:

Answer: A ( 2  4  1  3)

128. Match List 1 and List 2 and answer through the codes given below:

Answer: C (3  1  4  2)

129.  Math the following and choose the correct answer:

Answer:  A ( 3  1  4  2)

130. The First Indian Woman who conquered the 7077 m  high Mount Kun of the Himalayas is

Answer: C. G.R.Radhika

131. Which Indian state recently hosted the first global conference on gender quality?

Answer: B. Kerala

132. India will chair the Prestigious G-20 forum in the year

Answer: C. 2018

133. Question

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134.  Question

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135. In which of the following tennis tournaments in 2015, Sania Mirza and Martina Higgins pair did not win the women's doubles championship?

Answer: B. French Open

136. In September 2015, Tamil Nadu's largest solar plant was commissioned at

Answer: D. Sengottai (Virudhunagar Dist.)

137. Arrange the following committees in chronological order

Answer: C. 2-1-3-4

138. When did the Constituent Assembly for undivided India meet for the first time?

Answer: B. 9th December, 1946 

139. Murali's present age is half of his father's age.  Before 10 years, his father's age was thrice his age. Find the present age of Murali and his father.

Answer: Update Soon

140. Find the length of the altitude......

Answer: Update soon

141. Match the name of the books in List I with the authors in List II:

Answer: B. ( 3  4  1  2)

142. Who headed the steering committee of Constituent Assembly?

Answer: D. Rajendra Prasad

143. Which article of Indian Constitution deals with Right to Elementary Education?

Answer: B. Article 21 (a)

144. Question

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145. Question

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146. Which one of the following cells formed during gametogenesis is diploid?

Answer: B. Spermatid

147. Match Column I with II and III and choose the correct options:

Answer: C ( 1-c-iv; 2-a-iii; 3-d-i; 4-b-ii

148. Which Indian dynasty imposed a tax called " Patdam" on remarriage of widows?

Answer: B. The Peshwas

149. Identify the Indian Political Leader who uttered the following opinion: "Indians do not deserve freedom from British rule unless they themselves get rid off the evils of undouchability"?.

Answer: C. Mohandas Gandhi

150. Who among the following stayed away without taking part in 1857 Revolt?

Answer: A ( 1, 2 and 4 Only) *

151. Who presided over the karachi Session of Indian National Congress in 1931?

Answer: A (Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel) 

152. Find the incorrect statements from the following?

Answer: D. (iii) and (iv) only

153. Turpentine is obtained from

Answer: A ( Pinus roxburghii) 

154. Consider the following statement, choose the correct answer from the codes given below?

Answer: C. (A) alone is correct (R) is incorrect.* 

155. Which one of the following finance commission prescribed the devolution of tax revenue to states on the net 
proceeds of all central taxes?

Answer: B. 11th finance Commission

156. Which Indian Constitutional Amendment Act on Panchayat Raj mentions under clause I 1/3 of the seats were to be alloted to women belonging to SC's and ST's 

Answer: A. 73rd Amendment

157. Select the pair, which are dimensionally alike among the following

Answer: A. I and II only

158. Arrange the following in the increasing order of their penetration powers

Answer: A. I-II-III

159. In 1868, the National Income estimate Committee of India was headed by

Answer: C. Dadabhoy Naoraji

160. Bharat Nirman was started to unlock the development potential of

Answer: D. Rural India

161. When did the unique identification authority of India generate the first Aadhar card?

Answer: C. 29th September

162. The first BRICS migration conference in October 2015 was held at 

Answer: A. Sochi, Russia 

163. Which organisation's 73rd foundation day is being observed on 26th September 2015? 

Answer: C. CSIR

164. The part of the earth's interior which is known as Asthenosphere is 

Answer: B. Upper Mantle 

165. The riven which is said to be the lifeline of Sikkim is

Answer: D. Tista 

166. Question

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167. Question

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168. Who has been appointed as the first male member of National Commission for Women?

Answer: A. Alok Rawat

169. When was the first World Antibiotic Awareness week observed?

Answer: A. 16 November to 22 Novemeber 2015.

170. The country which promulgated its New Constitution in 2015 is

Answer: D. Nepal

171. Who nominates the Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee of the Indian Parliament?

Answer: The Speaker of the house of people

172. Which article empowers the President to summon and prorogue either Houses of Parliament

Answer: C. Article 85

173. Question

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174. Question

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175. With reference to Tamilnadu,  Nisha:2008 is similar as P:2005. Then P points out to

Answer: Update Soon

176. Which gene was identified recently by scientists of India as primarily responsible for obesity among Indians?

Answer: D. THSD7A

177. India's first dedicated multi wavelength space observatory for astronomy research launched on 28th September 2015 is.


178. Arrange the following in ascending order of their formation:

Answer: C. I-IV-II-III

179.  Question

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180.  Question

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181.  Question

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182. Match the recipients of Arjuna Awards for the year 2014-2015 with their games.

Answer: A. (1  3  4  2)

183. Match List I with List II and choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

Answer: A. (3  4  1  2)

184. Question

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185. Question

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186. Question

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187. Fructose-6 Phosphate is also known as

Answer: A. Newberg ester

188. Match List I with List II and choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

Answer: C (2  3  4  1)

189. Which of the following were the liquid measurements used by the imperial cholas?

Answer: A. Ma, Kuzhi

190. Pick out the wrong statement about Rabindranath Tagore

Answer: B. II only

191. Who was the President of All India State People conference during 1946-1947?

Answer: B. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

192. Which among the following is not related to the Aligarh Movement?

Answer: D. IV. Awakening of Nationalism among Indian Muslims. *

193. Identify the particle physicist through the clues given below

Answer: B. Peter. W.Higgs

194. Question

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195. Question

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196. Match the given hill stations with the states in which they are located.

Answer: B. (4  1  2  3)

197. Question

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198. Question

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199. Which one of the following was not identified under the Basic Minimum Services (BMS) programme of the Ninth Five Year Plan?

Answer: C. Development of renewable sources of Energy

200. The Statistical Indicator of Equitable distribution of Income is

Answer: C. Gini Coefficient