Delhi Police Constables (Executive) Exam Paper Held on 07-Dec-2017 Shift-1 (General Knowledge / Current Affairs)


Delhi Police Male & Female Constables (Executive) Exam


(General Knowledge / Current Affairs)

QID : 36 - In India, inflation is measured on the basis of ______.

Options:
1) Wholesale Price Index 
2) Producer Price Index
3) Consumer Price Index
4) No option is correct
Correct Answer: Consumer Price Index

QID : 37 - The workforce population includes people aged from ______ years to ______ years.

Options:
1) 10, 69
2) 15, 64
3) 21, 55
4) 18, 65
Correct Answer: 15, 64

QID : 38 - In which type of economy there is neither exports nor imports?

Options:
1) Closed
2) Open
3) Mixed
4) Global
Correct Answer: Closed

QID : 39 - Which price is declared by the government every year before the sowing season to provide incentives to the farmers for raising the production of their crops?

Options:
1) Maximum Support Price
2) Minimum Support Price
3) Maximum Stock Price
4) Minimum Stock Price
Correct Answer: Minimum Support Price

QID : 40 - What is an association of workers for the purpose of maintaining or improving the conditions of their employment called as?

Options:
1) Federation 
2) Trade Union
3) Accord
4) Colony
Correct Answer: Trade Union


QID : 41 - ______ is the right of a person, party or nation to stop a certain decision or law.

Options:
1) Strike
2) Veto
3) Both Strike and Veto
4) Neither Strike nor Veto
Correct Answer: Veto

QID : 42 - Which part of the Indian Constitution deals with the Municipalities?

Options:
1) Part IV
2) Part V
3) Part IX A
4) Part X
Correct Answer: Part IX A

QID : 43 - Anti-defection law is given in which schedule of Indian Constitution?

Options:
1) Seventh Schedule
2) Eighth Schedule
3) Ninth Schedule
4) Tenth Schedule
Correct Answer: Tenth Schedule

QID : 44 - Which among the following is the most frequently mentioned tax in the inscription of Cholas who ruled in Tamil Nadu?

Options:
1) Vetti
2) Kadamai
3) Thari
4) Manai
Correct Answer: Vetti

QID : 45 - Chahamanas who ruled over the region around Delhi and Ajmer were later known as _____.

Options:
1) Chalukyas
2) Chauhans
3) Cholas
4) Chandelas
Correct Answer: Chauhans

QID : 46 - In which session Sarojini Naidu became the first Indian women president of Indian National Congress?

Options:
1) 1922, Gaya
2) 1925, Kanpur
3) 1928, Calcutta
4) 1931, Karachi
Correct Answer: 1925, Kanpur

QID : 47 - The period from 1915-47 in India's Freedom Struggle was termed as ______.

Options:
1) Extremist phase
2) Moderate Phase
3) Gandhian Phase
4) No option is correct
Correct Answer: Gandhian Phase

QID : 48 - What is the name of the Arabic book by Al-Biruni?

Options:
1) Kitab-ul-Hind
2) Hindustan-nama
3) Tarikh-e-Hindustan
4) Fatawa-e-Hindustani
Correct Answer: Kitab-ul-Hind

QID : 49 - Who started the Shuddhi Movement in India in the 1920's?

Options:
1) Subhash Chandra Bose
2) Swami Dayanand Saraswati
3) Chadrashekhar Azad
4) Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Correct Answer: Swami Dayanand Saraswati

QID : 50 - The tropic of cancer passes through how many states of India?

Options:
1) 6

2) 7

3) 8

4) 9
Correct Answer: 8

QID : 51 - What is the approximate time lag (in hours) from Gujarat to Arunachal Pradesh?

Options:
1) 1
2) 1.5
3) 2
4) 2.5
Correct Answer: 2

QID : 52 - Which is NOT a part of the Deccan Plateau in the Northeast India?

Options:
1) The Meghalaya plateau
2) Karbi-Anglong plateau
3) North Cachar Hills
4) The Kaimur Hills
Correct Answer: The Kaimur Hills

QID : 53 - Which vegetation covers the deltas of the Ganga, the Mahanadi, the Krishna, the Godavari and the Kaveri?

Options:
1) Montane Forest
2) Mangrove Forests
3) The Thorn Forests
4) Tropical Decidous Forest
Correct Answer: Mangrove Forests

QID : 54 - Anamudi is the highest peak of ______.

Options:
1) Anaimalai hills
2) Nilgiri hills
3) Aravalli hills
4) Jaintia hills
Correct Answer: Anaimalai hills

QID : 55 - Which state is largest producer of jute in India?

Options:
1) Bihar
2) Assam
3) Odisha
4) West Bengal
Correct Answer: West Bengal
 
QID : 56 - Each centimeter has ten equal divisions called ______.

Options:
1) Meter
2) Micrometer
3) Decimeter
4) Millimeter
Correct Answer: Millimeter

QID : 57 - Translucent objects are the objects through which we ______.

Options:
1) Cannot see at all
2) Can see clearly
3) Can see but not very clearly
4) No option is correct
Correct Answer: Can see but not very clearly

QID : 58 - A thin wire that gives off light from the bulb is called ______.

Options:
1) Terminal
2) Tip
3) Source
4) Filament
Correct Answer: Filament

QID : 59 - Which among the following is the reproductive part of a plant?

Options:
1) Root
2) Stem
3) Flower
4) Fruit
Correct Answer: Flower

QID : 60 - When a disease-carrying microbe enters our body, the body produces ______ to fight the microbe.

Options:
1) Antigen
2) Antibodies
3) Antibiotics
4) Anti Allergenic
Correct Answer: Antibodies

 QID : 61 - Which man-made fibre is obtained from wood pulp?

Options:
1) Nylon
2) Rayon
3) Silk
4) Polyster
Correct Answer: Rayon

QID : 62 - Which chemical is used to test whether substance is acidic or basic?

Options:
1) Indicator
2) Promoter
3) Catalyst
4) Neutraliser
Correct Answer: Indicator

QID : 63 - Presence of which among the following is essential for rusting?
   
I. Water (or water vapour) 
II. Oxygen

Options:
1) Only I
2) Only II
3) Both I and II
4) Neither I nor II
Correct Answer: Both I and II

QID : 64 - Which is NOT an example of one-sided symbiotic relationship?

Options:
1) Cattle egrets and cattle
2) A hermit crab and an empty seashells
3) A spider on a tree
4) Tapeworm in host's stomach
Correct Answer: Tapeworm in host's stomach

QID : 65 - What does the sum total of the populations of the same kind of organisms called?

Options:
1) Kingdom
2) Class
3) Phylum
4) Species
Correct Answer: Species

QID : 66 - Which is a new scheme named 'Saubhagya' to carry out electrification of all households in India?

Options:
1) Pradhan Mantri Safal Ujjwal Bhagya Yojana
2) Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana
3) Pradhan Mantri Samridh Ujala Bhagyashree Yojana
4) No option is correct
Correct Answer: Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana

QID : 67 - The Government of which state will merge its existing seven health schemes to launch a unified scheme – Arogya Bhagya?

Options:
1) Karnataka
2) Maharashtra
3) Meghalaya
4) Odisha
Correct Answer: Karnataka

QID : 68 - Which country's scientists have successfully created the world's shortest x-ray laser pulse?

Options:
1) Sweden
2) Bulgaria
3) Norway
4) Switzerland
Correct Answer: Switzerland

QID : 69 - Which space agency has launched Joint Polar Satellite System-1 into space on November 18, 2017?

Options:
1) Indian Space Research Organisation
2) China National Space Administration
3) National Aeronautics and Space Administration
4) Russia State Corporation for Space Activities
Correct Answer: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

QID : 70 - India's Sundar Singh Gurjar won Gold medal in which event at World Para Athletics, 2017?

Options:
1) Javelin throw
2) Long jump
3) Discus throw
4) High Jump
Correct Answer: Javelin throw

QID : 71 - India's Mithali Raj became first women cricketer to score _____ career runs in Women's One Day International Cricket.

Options:
1) 5000
2) 6000
3) 7000
4) 8000
Correct Answer: 6000

QID : 72 - In which country India has designated Zorinpui Land Check post as an authorized immigration check post?

Options:
1) Myanmar
2) Bangladesh
3) Bhutan
4) Nepal
Correct Answer: Myanmar

QID : 73 - What is the name of India-Nepal joint military exercise whose 12th edition was held from 3 to 16 September 2017 in Nepal?

Options:
1) Sampriti
2) Surya-kiran
3) Indra
4) Prabal
Correct Answer: Surya-kiran

QID : 74 - Author of the novel named 'Lincoln in the Bardo' has won which literary award in 2017?

Options:
1) Pulitzer Prize
2) Man Booker Prize
3) European Union Prize
4) Giller Prize
Correct Answer: Man Booker Prize

QID : 75 - In which field Richard H. Thaler has won 2017 Nobel Prize?

Options:
1) Economic Sciences
2) Literature
3) Physics
4) Chemistry
Correct Answer: Economic Sciences

QID : 76 - What is the name of Google's digital payment app launched on September 18, 2017?

Options:
1) Tez
2) Veg
3) Kranti
4) Bhim
Correct Answer: Tez

QID : 77 - Who is the head of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister Constituted on September 25, 2017?

Options:
1) Ashima Goyal
2) Ratan Watal
3) Bibek Debroy
4) Surjit Bhalla
Correct Answer: Bibek Debroy

QID : 78 - Which is the 15th country to ratify the Solar Alliance Framework Agreement?

Options:
1) Somalia
2) Tuvalu
3) Fiji
4) Guinea
Correct Answer: Guinea

QID : 79 - Which is the last country to join the Paris Climate Agreement in November 2017?

Options:
1) Fiji
2) Syria
3) Afghanistan
4) Ghana
Correct Answer: Syria

QID : 80 - Which Metro system is the world's first completely green Metro system?

Options:
1) Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway
2) Singapore Mass Rapid Transit
3) Delhi Metro Rail Corporation
4) London Underground
Correct Answer: Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

QID : 81 - On November 1, 2017 the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), under the Ministry of Power, launched "Creating and Sustaining Markets for Energy Efficiency project" in partnership with ______.

Options:
1) World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
2) Global Environment Facility (GEF)
3) Green Climate Fund (GCF)
4) World Resources Group (WRG)
Correct Answer: Global Environment Facility (GEF)

QID : 82 - Who among the following has been re-elected on November 21, 2017 as a member of International Court of Justice?

Options:
1) Dalveer Bhandari
2) Hishashi Owada
3) Peter Tomka
4) Ronny Abraham
Correct Answer: Dalveer Bhandari

QID : 83 - On November 10, 2017 Audrey Azoulay was appointed as the new Director General of which United Nation body?

Options:
1) WHO
2) UNICEF
3) UNDP
4) UNESCO
Correct Answer: UNESCO

QID : 84 - The ninth BRICS summit, 2017 was organized in which city of China?

Options:
1) Suzhou
2) Xian
3) Hongkong
4) Xiamen
Correct Answer: Xiamen

QID : 85 - Which country is at the top of the eighth edition of the World Giving Index compiled in October, 2017 by the 'Charities Aid Foundation'?

Options:
1) United States of America
2) Australia
3) Myanmar
4) China
Correct Answer: Myanmar