TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD

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1. A shopkeeper sells 10 toffees for a rupee, gaining thereby 20%. How many did he buy for a rupee? A. 11 C. 15 B. 12 D. 13 2. If 2A=3B=4C, then A : B : C is A. 2 : 3: 4 C. 6 : 4 : 3 B. 4 : 3 : 2 D. 3 : 4 : 6 3. If the selling price of an article is 4/3 times of its cost price, then the profit percentage is? 4. Two numbers are in the ratio 3 : 5. 3. If each number is increased by 10, the ratio becomes 5 :7. The numbers are A. 3, 5 C. 15, 25 B. 12, 20 D. 18, 30 5. Median of x = {10, 2, 14, 5, 8, 16} is A. 8 C. 10 B. 9 D. 11 6. Which one of the following properties is not satisfied by mean? A. It is a simple measure B. It is easy to compute C. It is a stable measure D. It is not affected by extreme values. 7. If L and S are the largest and smallest values of a data, then the range is measured by the formula A. L + S C. S – L B. L – S D. LS 8. If the standard deviation of {x1, x2, x3} is 2, then the standard deviation of {x1 +5, x2+ 5, x3 + 5} is A. 0 C. 5 B. 2 D. 7 9. Which one of the following is not correct? A. CPU is a hardware B. WRITE is a FORTRAN command C. VDU is software D. DIR is a computer command 10. What is the decimal equivalent for 2 (10110) ? A. 12 C. 32 B. 22 D. 42

11. IDBI is a subsidiary of A. Reserve Bank of India B. State Bank of India C. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development D. None of these 12. What type of Bank rate is followed in India? A. Discount rate B. Penal rate C. Accommodate rate D. None of these 13. Statutory meeting relates to A. Private Company B. Foreign Company C. Public Company D. Chartered Company 14. Which is the most activity-wise small scale industrial unit in Tamil Nadu? A. Food processing B. Textile processing C. Metal processing D. Paper processing 15. Which district stands first in the ratio of male-female in Tamil Nadu? A. Madurai B. Tiruchirapalli C. Salem D. Tuticorin 16. The author of the book Ain-i-Akbari was A. Abul Fazl B. Amir Khushru C. Abul Faizi D. Nizamuddin Ahmed. 17. Match List I correctly with List II and select your answer using the codes given below: List I a. Raja Rammohan Roy b. Swami Vivekananda c. Dayananda Saraswati d. Madam Blavatsky List II 1. Arya Samaj 2. Ramkrishna Paramahamsa 3. Brahmo Samaj 4. Theosophical Society

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private sector B. Rajendra Prasad D. Keynesian model 27. Veera Rajendra 32. Geneva C. Short term liability of the Government C. Choose the correct statement : A. 64 years C. Harrod-Doman model D. Jawaharlal Nehru 21. The headquarters of World Health Organisation is located at A. Salem 26. Which one of the following is not correctly matched? A. none of them 23. 19.R. Ambedkar C. The commercial paper market 30. Aristotle B. identify the name of the first Prime Minister of India : A. English B. Rajaji B. 2 3 4 1 C. Aligarh Muslim University was established in 1920 D. Spencer D. Lewis model B. the leader of the masses D. Bhagat Singh – “Delhi Chalo” B. Urdu C. 1971 22. The Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission A. Kancheepuram C. Gandhiji – “Untouchability is a Crime” D. ‘Man is a social animal’ – Who said this? A. London 29. Sanskrit D. 4 1 2 3 18. What is the purpose for which the treasury bills are issued? A. The retirement age of a Supreme Court Judge is A. Rajendra III C. 65 years 24. Mahalanobis model C. In which conference.Comte C. is an economist of repute. is the Prime Minister B. Kashi Central Hindu College was established in 1891 B. is the Planning Minister C. Sindhi 25. Which model is the base for the First FiveYear Plan? A. holds the rank of a Cabinet Minister D. MISA was passed in A. Madras B. Kulottunga III D. 3 2 1 4 D. B.com/smsview . 1 2 3 4 B. Dayanand Saraswati – “Go back to Vedas” C. the leader of the Lok Sabha C. in the year 1944. joint sector D. New York B. the leader of the Rajya Sabba B. 28. 1950 C. Prime Minister of India is A. Aligarh Movement was started by Muhammed Ali Jinnah C. 62 years D. Raja Raja III B. co-operative sector 31. Which of the following languages is not included in the Eighth Schedule of the Indian Constitution? A. Visvabharati University was started by Devendranath Tagore. The ICICI promotes A. the Justice Party was reorganised into Dravidar Kazhagam? A.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 2 Codes : abcd A.Very short term liability of the Government B. Who was the last of the later Chola Kings? A. 1970 B. Nehru – “Long years ago we have made tryst with destiny” 20. Mid-term liability of the Government D. From the names given below. 1963 D. public sector C. 60 years B. Washington D. MacIver Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. Madurai D.

Dr. Article 32 39. 20 D. Shiva – Maya D.V.T. Mahmud of Ghazni 42. 25 B. Manikkavasagar – Thirumandapam D. Nedumarar B. 10 C. C. Who was the first Muslim ruler of Delhi? A. Spencer B. Ambedkar C. Rajan B. The saint who lived at Thillai was A. Gnana Sambandhar – Thiruvenkadu 50.com/smsview . objective science B. In the Lok Sabha who discharges the duties of the Speaker during his absence? A. “Free Labourers' Party” was founded by A. 26th November. Article 51 C. Balban C. Kamaraj D. Summer C. Natural poetic philosopher is A. Western elements D. Which one of the following is correctly matched? A. Dr. Sri Aurobindo C. Qutbuddin Aibak D. 1948 D. Which one of the following Articles of the Constitution of India directs State Government to organize Village Panchayat? A. 45 38. 1950 C. Deputy Speaker 41. Logic is a (an) A. The President of India is elected for A. 1949 D. normative science C. Article 40 D. 5 years B. Subramaniya Sivam 47. Krishnamurthy D. theory of activity C. E. Brahma – Creation B. 1950 43. Radhakrishnan 48. The Integral Advaitism is advocated by A. J. Bharathiyar C. Thiruneelakandar D. The Constitution of India was adopted on A. Gandhiji B. How many representatives are being sent by the union territories to the Lok Sabha? A. Which one of the following is correctly matched? A.Muthulakshmi Reddy D. Sanskrit elements B. K.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 3 33. Tagore D. Annadurai C. 1948 37. 1947 B. Ramasamy B. Vishnu – Destruction C. Ethics is the study of A. P. When was the established in Delhi? ‘National Museum’ A. 25th August.Vice-President B.N. Shakti – Preservation 44. British aspects C. C. 6 years 40. 4 years D. 11th January. Finance Minister D. life C. Home Minister C.Annadurai Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. theory of karma D. Iltutmish B. Comte D. 1949 C. theory of morality 45. Arunagiri Nadhar – Thencherimalai B.N. One of the founders of the Justice Party was A. descriptive science D. MacIver 34. Varnas 35. Sadaiyanar C. theory of behaviour B. Folkways are mostly dealt with by A. Bhaktavatsalam 36. Kumara Devar – Thirukuntram C. 1947 B. 26th January. natural science 46. Article 48 B. Which one of the followingintroduced the process of Aryanization in Tamil language? A. Gananadhar 49. Sri Aurobindo B.

Karnataka D. Madras University 62. National Tree – Banyan tree C. C. Landslide C. Rockslide B. July. 2 3 1 4 C. Tsunami 57. 3 4 2 1 D. Delhi – Kolkata C. B. National Flower – Rose D. Earthquake d. Avalanche D. 58. Rapid and sudden sliding of large mass of mixture of snow/ice with rock materials is A. Now select your answer according to the coding scheme given below: A. Both (A) and (R) are true. 1979 D. Karnataka D. In which year was ‘Local Government’ established in India? A. Periyar Wildlife Sacturay is situated in the State of A. Which one of the following is correctly matched? A. Coffee cultivation in India is in the state of A. 1910 Self 63. Periyar University C. Karnataka 52. but (R) is true. July. Delhi – Mumbai B. Andaman c. National Animal – Lion Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. Maharashtra B. 1916 C. Pick the correct statement from the following: A. Which one of the following Universities was started in the year 1983? A. Reason (R) : These villages lie in the rainshadow regions of the Western Ghats. Amritsar – Puri 53.Guwahati– Thiruvananthapuram D. but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A). Seismograph 1. Kaziranga National Park is unique among Indian wildlife habitats for Lions and Wild Buffalo. D. Himalayas b. 2 1 4 3 55. Kerala B. Madurai Kamarajar University B. Kerala C. Himachal Pradesh 61. Consider the following statements: Assertion (A) : In recent decades. Tethys Sea 4. Tamil Nadu C. Andhra Pradesh 54. Orissa D. INSAT II-B was successfully launched in A. 1 2 4 3 B. Coastal plains 60. B. Red soil is fond widely in A. The longest rail route in India is A. Gangetic plain B. Barren Island 3. April. C. Kaziranga National Park is unique among Indian wildlife habitats for Tigers and Elephants. 1915 B. 1911 D. but (R) is false. Mother Teresa Women's University D. 1975 C. Basalt Lava Codes : abcd A. 1993 B. November. Andhra Pradesh C. D. 56. Deccan Plateau 2. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A). villages between Kombai and Bodinaickanur in Theni district of Tamil Nadu suffer severely from sandstorms. Peninsular India C. (A) is false. (A) is true.com/smsview . Himalayan mountain D. Match List I correctly with List II and select your answer using the codes given below : List I List II a. National Game – Cricket B. Ajanta caves are located in the State of A. Kaziranga National Park is unique among Indian wildlife habitats for Elephants and Lions. 1981 59. Tamil Nadu B. Kaziranga National Park is unique among Indian wildlife habitats for Rhino and Wild Buffalo.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 4 51.

The person responsible for the Poondi Drinking Water Project was A. M. 41 C. Tiruchirapalli C. April 1. 2001 B. 43 B.com/smsview . 2002 C. Salem D. Which of the following animals was killed by the car of Manuneedhi Chola's son? A. June 15.7 C. In which year was the Madras University established? A. 1994 B. Both are correct B. Manisekharan c. 2000 C. Vanamamalai – Folklore B. Kooduvancheri C. Kamaraj C. 1985 C. Kailasapathy – Linguistics D. Mohamul 67. 4 1 3 2 71.Ramachandran 69. Of the statements : A.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 5 64. Coimbatore D. Free verses are different from traditional verses. 1926 70. Bhaskara B. Apollo . 3 4 2 1 D. I alone is correct D. Kamaraj D. Prabhanjan d. Consider the following statements: I. May 10. 1887 D. Puppy B. then the number is A. Lamb D. 2001 D. Bhaktavatsalam B. Karunanidhi D. Kamalambal Charithiram B. Match List I correctly with List II and select your answer using the codes given: List I a. 2 3 4 1 C. Calf 75. 2002 B. Budhanoor 72. Cenavaraiyar – Folk dance 66. The institute which gives primary importance to agriculture in Tamil Nadu is located at A. In which year was Tamil Virtual University inaugurated? A. Balakumaran List II 1. 1996 78. 40 76. Kurinjimalar 4. Kakkai Chiraginile 3. Which one of the following is the first novel in Tamil? A. Which one of the following is correctly matched? A. II alone is correct 65. None of these 77. The first satellite sent India is A. Padmavathi Charithiram D. Coimbatore B. So. Agasthialingam – Literature C. Aryabhatta D. II.G. 42 D. Both are wrong C. K. 1857 C. 1 2 3 4 B. Nilachoru Codes : abcd A. Prathapa Mudaliar Charithiram C. 2003 68. In which year did India become the founder member of WTO? A. 1990 D. Merkuri Pookkal 2. Fast track courts were launched by Centre on A. Kitten C. free verses have no grammatical boundaries. Which of the following districts ranks first on the basis of population density (2001)? A. Sathyamurthy C. 1887 B. 2000 D. Who among the Chief Ministers of Tamil Nadu introduced the Nutrition Meals Schemes? A. Bakthavathsalam 73. Mudumalai B. Chennai Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl.V. Apple 74. Parthasarathy b. Rajaji B. If 30% of a certain number is 12-6.

B. A woman's voice is shriller than a man's voice due to A. Somnath Chatterjee D. survival rate C. Linnaeus C. Which one of the following is neither an element nor a compound? A. Air B. RNA and lipids D. Whittaker D. nuclear fission B. The process of nuclear fission occurs mainly in A. sterilisation D. Instrument used to measure the blood pressure is A. nitrogen D. Thermometer D. sun 95.com/smsview . cobalt 82. Stethoscope 89. Sucrose Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. Henry Osborn B. higher frequency B. Who is the present Lok Sabha Speaker? A. water D. None of them 81. Theophrastus B. chemical reactions C. Natality is A. DNA and lipids C. World Environment Day is A. 21st March B. RNA and proteins 86. hydrogen bomb D. Jyoti Basu C. Jacob and Monod D. Actin C. Sound travels at maximum speed in A. Which State has the highest density of population as per the 2001 Census? A. Transformer D. fermentation 84. calcium C. The protein essential for chromatin formation is A. A. Cyanocobalamin – Diabetes 97. Which one of the following devices convert electrical energy into mechanical energy? A. Kerala B.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 6 79. birth rate B. The treatment of milk to eliminate pathogenic bacteria is known as A. liver D. lower frequency D. Maharashtra C. Sphygmomanometer B. pasteurization B. weak vocal chords 93. Diphtheria disease is connected with A. Bardhan B. isolation C. death rate D. The nucleolus is rich in A. Insectivorous plants capture insects for obtaining A. Myosin 83. The five kingdom concept was proposed by A. DNA and proteins B. Glucose – Eyesight C. Tubulin D. the burning of gases D. Iodine – Goitre D. throat B. Vitamin A – Anaemia B. carbon B. nuclear fusion C. Which one of the following is correctly matched? A. lungs C. steel 92. higher amplitude C. John Ray 85. “One gene – one enzyme hypothesis” was coined by A. Silver C. 2nd December 88. none of these 90. Histone B. 5th June C. Uttar Pradesh D. Electric motor C. Dynamo B. Blood pressure meter C. Beadle and Tatum C.West Bengal 80. blood 91. air B. vacuum C. The process responsible for the enormous energy in the sun is A. 1st December D. nuclear reactors B. Best and Tailor 87. as yet unknown 96. Inductor 94. Water D.

Find out the adverb A. Bromine III. spice 105. He did not want him to be disappointed. II and III are correct D. C. hard B. 2 D.. are the most plentiful of living creatures. Both (A) and (R) are true. troubled D..TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 7 98. Adjective of ‘trouble’ is A. A. Read the following passage : Insects are small creatures having six legs.. just 104.. Adjective of ‘space’ is A. Lencho's brother 111. The element(s) which exist in liquid state at room temperature is (are) I. no backbone and body divided into three parts. Mercury IV.. Find out the error : As she is sick she walks slow 1 2 3 4 A... 109. trouble C. specific D. None 110. insects can be divided into two kinds. Reason (R) : It protects them against fire. He gathered some money and sent him under the signature. Herbivores C. The world is compared to a workshop. spacious C. I and II are correct C. 4 B. Americans D. B... Who had sent the money? A. They never waste anything. but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A). Sodium II. . funkily D.. gamely B. From man's point of view. spouse B... Fill in the blank with the correct tense Malini and Susheela _____ (prepare) for the exams now. C. What is the world compared to? A.... B. funnily C. Romans B... is essential for the running of the machinery... interviewee D. never waste anything. Find out the odd word : A. fresh D. all are correct 100. Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. gainful 106. Insects D. They are the most plentiful of all living creatures. Lencho B.... 99. Read the following passage : Lencho wrote a letter to God. The postmaster and the postman laughed at this. Magnesium Of these : A. Postman D. Indians C. quickly C. but (R) is false. interviewer B. A. Consider the following statements: Assertion (A) : Electric cookers are coated with magnesium oxide.. 1 C. the Japanese are riceeaters... But the postmaster admired his faith. Every man is like a wheel which. I alone is correct B. (A) is true. Which of the following is the correct order of calorific values of fuel? A. Reptiles B.. Petrol > Wood > Hydrogen D. Read the following passage : Like South Indians. ‘God’. Read the following passage : The world is compared to a great machinery.. Wood > Hydrogen > Petrol C. 3 102. The world is compared to a mechanic. troublesome B.. They are particular about not leaving a single grain of rice in the plate at the end of themeal. intimate 107. interview C. D. which is to provide for the hundreds of millions of people. Japanese 108. (A) is false. but (R) is true. however tiny it maybe. D.Wood > Petrol > Hydrogen 101.. none of these 103. Hydrogen > Petrol > Wood B. Postmaster C.. The world is compared to a machinery. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).. The world is compared to a computer. Now select your answer according to the coding scheme given below: A.com/smsview . Find out the odd word : A.

is preparing D.com/smsview . is standing D. golden 127. smooth 125. inland C. worth B. two C. growth 124. 1 B. Find out the word with a suffix: A. was standing C. twos D.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 8 A.. asleep C. D. Find out the word with a suffix: A. shall be coming 129.. courageous C.. 4 118. beside B. A. Find out the error : It was a prettiest bird 1 2 3 4 A. toes B. quick D. Select the past participle of ‘stand’: A. 1 B. none of these 114. cruel D. style Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. 4 B... grateful B. C. roughly B. Find out the error : We can see the stars in a sky 1 2 3 4 A. shall come B. malpractice D. medium D. spice B. strengthen 123. warm B. will have finished D. otherwise C. spices D. 2 D. 2 C. shall have been coming C.. income C. species C.. none of these 116. Choose the correct synonym : He taught the students to cultivate their minds. none of these 115. Plural form of ‘species’ is A. Fill in the blank with the correct tense. Choose the correct synonym : Mother Teresa's eyes lit up with her usual kind smile. have prepared 112. 4 C. Plural form of ‘medium’ is A. They were listening to the teacher. are preparing B. A. 130. Find out the word with a prefix: A.. Find out the word with a suffix: A. save D.. Find out the error : He climbed at the tree 1 2 3 4 A. neglects B. A. media C. free 128. is coming D. 4 119. A. lead D. will be finishing 131. 3 121. none of these. 2 D. 2 D. (finish) my work by this time next month. Plural form of ‘two’ is A. hill C.. Choose the correct antonym Ravishankar had done a heroic deed. 1 B. brave B. were preparing C. timid B. submarine D. brave D. 3 C. stood B. Find out the word with a prefix: A. shortage C. develop B. hold 126. sad D. Plural form of ‘negro’ is A. change 132. cruel C. teach C. 3 C.. Find out the word with a prefix: A. difficult : 122. 1 D. negroes D. I . punishment B. Empty vessels make much noise. 3 120. Find out the error : He was a nobler man 1 2 3 4 A. will be finished B. none of these 117. I am going to the hospital. B. negro C. medicos B. trained D. am finished C.. none of these 113. Select the simple present tense: A. Select the future continuous tense : A.

. doer B. A. Name the correct tense form of the underlined words: By this time day after tomorrow I shall have reached my friend's house. Choose the correct antonym : It was a rough wooden bed. sky C. closed D.. report B. Choose the correct antonym : The interior part of the earth remains very hot.. belatedly D. Select the correct tense form of the verb : Columbus .... A. soft D. A.. will be discovered 145.. cheat B.. diary C. at once C. Fill in the blank : Amul ... A.. Select the correct tense : By this time tomorrow we . (finish) my work.. rocky 141. have finished C.. has finished B. dripping D. denied d. shall be waiting B.... pouring C.. was discovered D.. waited C.. slowly B.. attack Codes : 1234 A. A.... invade c. Choose the correct antonym : Everyone should give respect to their parents.. defect D.... c a d b D.. check C. widened B.. Fill in the blank : I got my shirt ... died D.... affects B. A. silky B. Choose the correct synonym : The policeman unlocked the cell. discovered C.. will discover B... hastily 136.. ancient a.. climate D. our health. A. inner C.. 142.... of Gujarat supplies milk. strength 138..com/smsview . b a d c 150... dyed C. Choose the correct synonym : Suddenly Rani heard the sound of water trickling. Select the correct tense : After I . (wait) here. olden 3.. Select the suitable word : Smoking .. A. Choose the correct antonym : They understood the weakness of their enemy. I went to bed. in blue. crude b. repaired 137. disobey C.... Fill in the blank : He gave me a bearer.. are waiting 144. disrespect D. b c d a C. finished 143.. A.. cheque B. none of these 148. exterior 140.. a b d c B... A. Choose the correct synonym : The roads should be repaired immediately. smooth C. daily B. Match the following Column A with Column B : Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl.. effect C. crawling B. love 139. none of these 149. Future Perfect C. boldness B.. A. reason 134.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 9 133. none of these 147... none of these 146. Choose the correct synonym : Some birds will fly away when the weather turns cold: A. refused 4. A... arms D.. Match the following Column A with Column B : Column A Column B 1. gushing 135. A. Simple Past B. unrefined 2.. (discover) America. Future Perfect continuous.. dairy D.. A. A. inside D.. had finished D. powers C... will wait D.. outside B. chalk D.... Future Continuous D. opened C..

. Hasn't he? C..... Select the correct question tag: I am right... to be raised D.. perhaps c... to raisen B...... Change the following Noun into Verb Form ‘acquisition’ A.. D.. raising C.. Can you come with me? 163. A. Shall we? C..... Raja was playing football 165. He goes to Mumbai D. She has completed it B. Let the patients not be disturbed B.. He writes a story B. to be accepted B..? A. Fill in the blank with gerund : It is our aim ... Don't you? C. b c d a C... Did he? D. Haven't you? B. 3 C.... Aren't I? C. apply for B. To climb 151. the mountain is dangerous... Select the correct question tag: You didn't notice him . Select the correct question tag: Let's go to the beach ...? A. Identify the Imperative sentence: A. Where are you coming from? B. A.? A. I like to dance B.. Haven't? 157... Select the correct question tag: He doesn't like tea . Fill in the blank with the suitable infinitive : ... probably Codes : 1234 A....Will he? C... c a d b D..? A.. suspending 159. acquire D. What a lovely sight! 164. Rahim is a lawyer C. She wants to become a lawyer D... to raising 153.. Change the following Verb into Noun form : ‘apply’ A.Won't he? Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl.... Does he? D.. application 155.. bursting d.. Let the door be opened D.. Will he? B..... gushing 2. speck 3.Will you? 161..... 1 162... Do he? 160.... Can he? B....... Mohan is working in this office D.? A. Does he? C. none of these 154... new ideas... particle b. Will you? D. Can I? D.. Bring me the red file at once. He is a doctor C..... She is writing a letter now C..... applied C.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 10 Column A 1.. Did you? D.. accept 152.. Did he? 156....... Can you? B. acquisitive B. a c d b Column B a...... Will he? B.. Select the correct question tag: He has left already. 2 D. My uncle presented my sister a bangle C. to accept C........ Identify the Passive voice : A......... Select the correct question tag: He can't speak English fluently..? A. acquisitiveness C... How tall the building is? C..... To climbing C. Find out the error : I have some book on Physics 1 2 3 4 A..com/smsview ... accepting D. the status of women. A.. Identify the Interrogative sentence: A.... Do you? 158. To be climbed B....... Kamala has been serving in this institution since 1985 166... hanging 4.... applicable D. Have I? B... Identify the Passive voice : A.. Fill in the blank with gerund : It is wise ... d c a b B... Doesn't he? D.. Identify the Present Perfect Continuous Tense : A..... Rani and Vimala are playing chess 167. 4 B..

. 3 178. Identify the odd word : A. Identify the sentence pattern : The children like sweets. statesman C. S...IO. 1 B. She heard the news and at once she began to cry.. 175.IO.We stood up on hearing the bell. 3 177.O.. 2 C. B. the boys stood up.. To be eaten C.. 4 C. SVO C.S. A.V. Find out the error : Ramayana is a holy book 1 2 3 4 A.. I do not know about his arrival. 1 D.. 1 180. 174. 2 B. Identify the sentence pattern : I met my uncle at the railway station. To eating B. A. Identify the complex sentence: A.O. C. to learning D.V. S. The boys heard the bell and they stood up. none of these 168. S..A C. S.O. Fill in the blank with the suitable infinitive : The children are anxious . I saw a building which was beautiful. Eating 171.O B.C D. A. S.. Identify the simple sentence : A.. to be heard D.. Come here now or you cannot meet him.. Fill in the blank with gerund : . D. 4 B... B. S. A.. D. On hearing be bell.V. to hearing C.C 184. 3 C. A. 4 179.. they stood up. 2 B. He is too weak to walk. heard B..O C. 173.V. 2 D..... 4 C.O... to learn B. A..V. The problem was very difficult and so I cannot solve it. 2 D. to hear 169. B. D. diplomat B.V. the news. ambassador D. Find out the error : He is going to college on bus 1 2 3 4 A.com/smsview . She obeys her husband's orders.V. Lalita was very weak but she walked to her office... Fill in the blank with the suitable infinitive : I was happy . C.C B.O.S.. 1 D.C D. B. Identify the simple sentence : A.. SVOA D.TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 11 D.. A. too many sweets is bad for health. 4 B. 1 181. As Mary was rich she enjoyed all luxuries.V. Ate D.A C.V. 3 D..V. SVOC 182.DO 183. C.V. A. Identify the complex sentence : A. Find out the error : I does not know the answer 1 2 3 4 A.... Find out the error : I were received by the officers at the airport 1 2 3 4 A.V. C. Besides making a promise. to be learnt C. to have been learnt 170. When the boys heard the bell.C B...DO B. S. she kept it.V. S. 172...DO Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl. D. A. Find out the error : The thief have been brought to Chennai by van 1 2 3 4 A. S. Identify the sentence pattern : They named him Diyana.. He was too foolish to follow me. Identify the sentence pattern : Raju presented me a dictionary. S.IO. 3 C.. farmer 176. He saves some money and so he can buy a car.C D. S.

An B. with D. It is very cheap. apple.. Rohini is not older than Krishna. ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 from Ur mobile now.. finish the work.... A. Fill in the blank with preposition: He will come . none B... No other boy is so tall as Kumar. a lake. a B... A. at D. my brother..... know nothing about poverty.... Fill in the blank with article : . Comparative degree B.. Fill in the blank with suitable article: Her husband is .. to D... shrewd person. Which of the following sentences does not belong to the degrees of comparison? A.. Identify the correct degree : No other leader was as famous as Gandhiji. Superlative degree B. A. Superlative degree D... Comparative degree C.. D.... engineer. A. No other boy is as active as Raja. GK. B. European country. Positive degree D. it is durable. Comparative degree C....!! All you need is. Identify the degree : Gopi was not so clever as Raghu...... Create a message ON SMSREADER and send it to: 9870807070 for Free Alerts!! http://tinyurl.. few 195. A.. by suitable suitable suitable Make your Mobile an informative one by receiving Useful FREE ALERTS on NEWS. palm tree is generally very tall. None of these 190. beside B. CURRENT AFFAIRS and Much More. Fill in the blank with preposition: My house is ... with B. 186.. the C.. an 196.. an D. Identify the superlative degree... A. A D. Sunday. the bus. by C. The gold is one of the costliest metals. A. None of these 189. Fill in the blank with suitable preposition: He has been trying .. for C. C.. Have you finished your work? D. an C.... C. Superlative degree C..... D. Fill in the blank with suitable article: Germany is . the D. no article 194. B. but it is durable. under 199....... a 193. A..... C. No article 192.. A... Positive degree B...... a C... A.com/smsview .. to C. at 198. People living in luxury.. just create a message..... the D... a B. in B....... Very few flowers are as beautiful as lotus.. you will get a prize. with 197............... Although it is very cheap. Fill in the blank with suitable article: The child is eating . an D. A... at D. The C. Identify the compound sentence: A. 191. None of these 188.. Rani is the most obedient girl.. Positive degree D.. If you work hard... Fill in the blank with preposition: He was waiting . by B. A. by D. Identify the correct degree: Asoka is more famous than Babur.. A. B.. A. Fill in the blank with suitable preposition: The mango was cut . in B..TNPSC CSS-I GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & GENERAL ENGLISH (EXAM HELD ON 07-01-2007) DEGREE STANDARD 12 185. Peacock is one of the most beautiful birds. the C.. by 200....... on C. some B. 187... Fill in the blank with suitable article: Ramu is .. to C..

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