Solved Paper Himachal Pradesh Allied Services Exam. 2016
Ques:- What was the total number of nominated members in the first Himachal Vidhan Sabha consituted 1951 – 1952 ?
Ques:- What was the total number of elected members in the Himachal Vidhan Sabha consituted in 1967 ?
Ques:- In which building or Shimla town did A.O conceive the formation of Indian National Congress ?
Ans:- Rothney Castle
Ques:- Who organised an agitation against the Raja of Mandi in 1909 AD ?
Ans:- Shobha Ram
Ques:- Who presided over the conference of Praja Mandals of hill States held at Jubbal on July 13, 1939 ?
Ans:- Bhagmal Sautha
Ques:- What was the venue of all India State people conference held on January 26, 1948 ?
Ques:- To which area of Mandi district did Thakur Karam Singh, Chairman of H.P. Territorial Council, belong ?
Ques:- When was H.P. Academy of Act, Culture and Language set up ?
Ques:- Who is the author of Twarikh – Jubbal, Kohistan, Shimla ?
Ans:- Bhagwan Dass
Ques:- Among Bhot, Lamba, Khampa, Khampa, Doom which one is not included in the category of Schuduled Tribes in H.P. ?
Ques:- As per 2011 census which district of H.P. has the highest density of population ?
Ques:- Which district of H.P. the incidence of crime during 2014 ?
Ques:- In which district of H.P. is Tangnu Romai hydropower project ?
Ques:- In which district of H.P. a site has been identified for setting up a solar plant ?
Ques:- In which river basin is Sarbari hydel power project ?
Ques:- Among Sumez, Kurmi, Jogini, Rukti which hydro-power project is not in private sector ?
Ques:- According to 2010-2011 Agricultural census what is the percentage of small and marginal holdings in H.P. ?
Ques:- Where is mobile soil testing lab set up in H.P. in 2010 – 2011?
Ques:- What is the extent of state subsidy for setting up poly houses?
Ques:- Where is sheep breeding farm in Shimla ?
Ques:- At which reservoir the per hectare production of fish is highest in India ?
Ans:- Govind Sagar
Ques:- Which country is assisting in Swan River integrated Watershet Management project in Una ?
Ques:- Which bank is collaborating in implementing Doodh Ganga Scheme in H.P. ?
Ques:- What is the approximate percentage of total geographical area of H.P. under forest ?
Ques:- In which district of H.P. Shannehar Irrigation Project ?
Ques:- How many silk reeling units have been set up in Bilaspur district of H.P. in the private sector ?
Ques:- What was the approximate number of registered unemployed on the live register of the employment exchange in H.P. on 30-12-2014 ?
Ans:- Ten Lakh
Ques:- What is the minimum educational qualification for availling the Skill development allowance in H.P.?
Ans:- 8th class pass
Ques:- How much discount is allowed in bus fare under the green card scheme of HRTC?
Ques:- According to 2014 – 15 economic survey approximately how many home stay units are registered in H.P.?
Ques:- According to pairs aggrement on climate change, the countries have resolved to limit the rise on global average surface temperature by the year 2050 (with referance to pre-industrial times) upto a maximum of ?
Ans:- 2 degree centigrate
Ques:- Indian government has a set a target of reducing its carbon emission intensity by the year 2030 (with respect to 2005) the extent of :
Ans:- 33 – 35%
Ques:- At present the concentration of carbon dioxide gas in the atmosphere by volume is about
Ques:- Total forest cover as percent of its geographical area is maximum for which state of India ?
Ques:- Green climate fund (GCF) is expected to have contributions from UN members states totalling :
Ans:- $100 bn per year
Ques:- By the year 2030,the share of renewable energy in the total installed capacity of electrical power in the country, sought to be achieved by Govt of India is
Ques:- International solar alliance was launched by prime minister of India along with :
Ans:- Francois Hollande
Ques:- In recent times “Yellow rain” has been reported to have been observed in some parts of which state ?
Ques:- The year 2016 has been declared by UN as :
Ans:- International year of pulses
Ques:- National Bank for Agriculture and Rural development (NABARD) has entered into collaboration with which country for the programme soil protection and Rehabilitation for food security ?
Ques:- Who is currently the chairperson of National Green Tribunal ?
Ans:- Swatanter Kumar
Ques:- To curb air pollution, odd-even scheme for vehicles was introduced first time in which city ?
Ques:-Pradhan Mantri Ujjwali Yojana is about :
Ans:-Free LPG connection to poor families
Ques:- The recent unprecedented fire nicknamed “Beast” has occurred in which country ?
Ques:- The refugee crises in Europe emanated from the exodus of people from
Ques:- G-4 group of countries
Ques:- In the year 2016, Japan conferred one of its highest civilian honors-“order of Rising Sun” (Gold medal and Silver Star) on
Ans:- N.K. Singh
Ques:- International Festival drums and Traditional Arts title – Drums dialogue for peace’ was recenly held in which city?
Ques:- In connection with ‘ Panama leaks’ the name Mossack Fonseca is that of a
Ans:- Offshore law firm
Ques:- In the year 2016, in terms of its GDP ($) India economy in the world ranking was at number
Ques:- As per UN estimates, the world,s population by the year 2050 is going to be about :
Ans:- 9.7 bn
Ques:- The faster Indian train “Gatiman Express’ has the highest speed of
Ans:- 160 km/hr
Ques:- Which of the famous poets mentioned below is known as by the name “The Bard “.
Ans:- William Shakespeare
Ques:- Who is the author of the book ‘Friends in Wild Places : Birds, Beasts and other companions” ?
Ans:- Ruskin Bond
Ques:- Who is the cartoonist best known for his creatino “The common Man”?
Ans:- R.K. Laxman
Ques:- World’s smallest (nano) thermometer is based on :
Ans:- DNA molecules
Ques:- LISA pathfinder mission has been launched by
Ans:- European Space Agency
Ques:- Thirty Meter Telescope project has been following pathner countries
Ans:- USA, Canada, China, India. Japan.
Ques:- At present which country has the distinction of having world’s most power supercomputer ?
Ques:- Which one is the first completely open source mobile OS?
Ques:- 4G spectrum band does not have the frequency band :
Ans:- 4200 MHz
Ques:- Which is the first country in the world to make internet access a legal right ?
Ques:- Name the country with top average internet connection speed at present :
Ans:- South Korea
Ques:- LIGO detectors observed
Ans:- Gravitational waves
Ques:- The film ‘The man who knew infinity’ is based on the life of which scientist ?
Ans:- Srinivasa Ramanujan
Ques:- The world’s lightest synthetic material ‘ silica aerogel’ is known by the name :
Ans:- Blue air
Ques:- Which city leads the list of cities under Smart City Mission of Govt of India-
Ques:- In the year 2015, the worst affected country due to the outbreak of ‘Zika’ virus was
Ques:- Among pay TM, Line, Pockets, Buddy which digital wallet has not been launched by a bank ?
Ans:- Pay TM
Ques:- Jack Ma is the founder of e- commerce firm –
Ques:- India born Sundar Pichai is the CEO of :
Ques:- Wheat blast is a :
Ans:- Disease caused by fungus
Ques:- The term ‘one hundred heartbeat club’ refers to :
Ans:- Individual species whose overall population is under or at 100
Ques:- Stone fly is an indicator of :
Ans:- Water pollution
Ques:- Planet Mercury’s transit across the sun observable from earth was first predicted by
Ques:- The theme of National Technology Day, 2016 was :
Ans:- Technology enablers for stsrt up India
Ques:- ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’ is related to :
Ans:- Rural upliftment
Ques:- NSDC is an acronym for :
Ans:- National Skill Development Corporation
Ques:- World Ozone day is celebrated on :
Ans:- 16th September
Ques:- For the best actory (female) category the national film award, winner is:
Ans:- Kangana Ranaut
Ques:- Which film personality has been given Dada Saheb Phalke Award for his contribution to Indian film industry ?
Ans:- Manoj Kumar
Ques:- Which Hollywood film got the Oscar for best film this year ?
Ques:- Who is the first Indian player to win all England Badminton Championship ?
Ans:- Prakesh Padukone
Ques:- The book “Ace againt odds” is based on the biography of which sports personality ?
Ans:- Sania Mirza
Ques:- Which team has not won T20 world cup so far ?
Ques:- Identify India’s goodwill ambassador for olympics games :
Ans:- Sachin Tendulkar
Ques:- Which tennis player have been found guilty of doping ?
Ans:- Maria Sharapova
Ques:- Deepika Karmakar, the first ever Indian gymnast to quality for olympics belongs to the state of :
Ques:- At present, how many biodiversity hotspots are there in the world ?
Ques:- The first country to have set up a bank, specially for woman is :
Ques:- This year what was the theme of Internation Woman’s day ?
Ans:- Pledge for parity
Ques:- Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is the CEO of which company ?
Ques:- Nirbhaya Act came into existence in the year
Ques:- Which country has maximum number of women partiamen tarians ?
Ques:- Which lady head of state is facing impeachment in her country :
Ans:- Dilma Rousseff
Ques:-The goodwill ambassador of “UN Development Fund for Women” is
Ans:- Nicolo Kidman
Ques:-Trupti Desai is a
Ans:- Gender equality activist
Ques:- “Pink Ghettos” is a term about
Ans:- Female representation in corporate sector
Ques:- Atlee, the British Prime Minister made a statement in the British parliament that the transfer of power would take place on:-
Ans:- 30th June, 1948
Ques:- Where did not come to power the parallel government during the Quit India Movement ?
Ques:- Among Jay Prakash Narayan, Kartar Singh Sarabha, Acharya Narendra Dev, Minoo Masani who not the member of the the congress Socialist Party ?
Ans:- Kartar Singh Sarabh
Ques:- Ganghiji,s Satyagraha is based on
Ans:- Truth and non violence ; Ends and means; and Morality
Ques:- Form where did Gandhiji come across the three principles of his idealogy ?
Ans:- John Ruskin’s unto this last
Ques:- Which name did Gandhiji give to his scheme of education ?
Ans:- Wardha Scheme
Ques:- Where was the first Indiac civil services examination held in India ?
Ques:- In which Satyagraha, Gandhiji used the last weapon of hunger strike ?
Ans:- Ahmeddabad Textile Mill Strike
Ques:- Which session of Indian National Congress was presided over by Gandhiji ?
Ques:- When was the second civil Disobedience movement launched by the National Congress ?
Ques:- Who moved the main resolution on non-cooperation movement in the annual session of Indian National Congress at Nagpur in 1920 ?
Ques:- Among Motilal Nehru ,B.S. Munje,Lal Lajpat Rai, Madan Mohan Malviya, Who was not a member of Hindu Mahasabha ?
Ans:- Motilal Nehru
Ques:- When was the Income Tax imposed by Colonial Government in India ?
Ques:- Which of the following leaders of the Revolt of 1857, who is not matched correctly with his region ?
Ans:- Begum Hazrat Mahal – Lucknow
Khan Bahadur Khan – Bareilly
Nana Sahib – Kanpur
Rani Lakshmi Bai – Jhansi
Ques:- Which one is correct about the work, Neel Darpan ?
Ans:- A play in Bengali
Ques:- Who started the Ahmadia Movement ?
Ans:- Mirza Ghulam Ahmad
Ques:- A mong Pandit Lakh Ram, Mahatma Hans Raj, Pt, Guru Datt Vidyarthi, Lala Munshi Ram which was not a member of the Gurukul Party of Arya Samaj ?
Ans:- Pt. Guru Datt Vidyarthi
Ques:- Match the following
Ans:- The Indian Universities Act – 1904
The hunter commission – 1882
The Wardha Scheme of Basic Education – 1937
The Report of Sadler Commission – 1917
Ques:- What is the Vedic name of Yamuna ?
Ques:- At which place does river Beas intersect the Dhauladhar mountain range ?
Ques:- Among Ghadasaru, Kareri, Mahakali, Manimahesh which lake is not in H.P. ?
Ques:- Which mountain pass joints Kullu and Mandi districts of H.P. ?
Ques:- With which Rishi is Nirmand region of Kullu associated ?
Ques:- With which one is Rewalsar village of Mandi district of H.P. associated ?
Ans:- Padamsambhav , Lomas Rishi , Guru Gobind Singh
Ques:- In which district of H.P. is Chamera lake ?
Ques:- What is the title of Justice Mehar Mahajan,s biography ?
Ans:- Looking Back
Ques:- Who is the author of “Gurkha Conquest of Arki”?
Ques:- Which princely state witnessed Juga agitation around 1883 AD in which some farmers self – immolated ?
Ques:- On which day does the Guga Mandi begin to recite the Guga story by going around different villages ?
Ans;- On Rakshabandhan
Ques:- Near which fort a battle was fought in May 1815 between the British and the Gurkhas in which Bhakti Thapa was killed ?
Ques:- Which raja of Kangra princely state refused to marry his daughter to son of Dhian Singha and had to fiee to save his honour and life from Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s ire ?
Ans:- Anirudh Chand
Ques:- Which raja of Kehlur princely state died issueless whose death gave rise to succession struggle ?
Ans:- Kharak Chand
Ques:- Around which year was Lahaul region captured by the Sikha ?
Ans:- 1840 – 41
Ques:- Who led the Gorkha Regiment,s 1857 at Jatog Cantt?
Ans:- Subedar Bhim Singh
Ques:- Which is the birth place of Pahari Gandhi Baba Kanshi Ram ?
Ans:- Gurnkad village in Kangra district
Ques:- In which was the suspension bridge built over river Beas near Mandi town in H.P. ?
Ans:- 1878 AD
Ques:- What is the approximate area of Kangra district of H.P. ?
Ans:- 5739 sq. kms.
Ques:- Which Mughal emperor ordered the demolition of all temples of Chamba princely state around 1678 AD ?
Ques:- The name ‘Pankaj Advani’ is associated with
Ques:- Who was the first person to receive Bharat Ratna in 1954 ?
Ans:- Dr. S. Radhakrishnan
Ques:- Who was the first Indian woman to become Miss World ?