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A transverse wave travels along z-axis. The particles of the medium travels along A. z-axis C. y-axis B. x-axis D. in x-y plane

The principle of action of points is used in A. capacitors B. inductors C. resistors D. lightning arrestors Density of matter defined as A. mass / volume B. mass × volume C. volume / mass D. none of these Joule-Thomson cooling is A. temperature dependent B. temperature independent C. dependent on the molecular weight of the gas D. dependent on the total mass of the gas The resultant upthrust on a body partly immersed in liquid acts through A. the centre of gravity B. the metacentre C. the centre of pressure D. none of these is

A jet engine works under the principle of A. mass B. energy 11. 9. 8. 7.

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Calotropis is an example of the following phyllotaxy: A. opposite and decussate B. spiral C. whorled D. alternate

X-rays travel with the velocity of A. light B. sound C. positive rays D. alpha rays Radio carbon dating is used to A. find diseases B. find the age of relics C. find the carbon content in the atmosphere D. none of these To find the temperature of the sun, the following law is used: A. Charles’ law B. Stefan’s fourth power law of radiation C. Boyle’s law D. Kirchhoff’s law C. linear momentum D. angular momentum 1

Which of the following has the smell of garlic? A. Ludwigii 42. Which of the following is used for culture medium of bacterial growth? A. polarisation B. nitrogen 25. Agar-Agar D. Which of the following diseases is likely to spread in the entire community if a leaky septic tank contaminates the water supply? A. A loudspeaker converts A. diffraction D. small sound into a large sound D. Acetobacter aceti D. The sides of a match box contains A. gelidium C. Tuberculosis B. virus C. bacteria D. Zygosaccharomyces octosporus B. Leukaemia 40. urea B. white phosphorus C.2 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 3 12. Paramecium C. Vitamin E 21. Cholera C. kidneys D. Rhizobium 41. rust B. Copper C. Musaceae 31. Vitamin A C. Malaria is caused by A. Leprosy 29. hydrofluoric acid D. Amoeba B. hypochlorous acid 28. liver C. argon D. Dicots 22. triple phosphate D. multiple fission C. Baker’s yeast is A. Both of these D. fucus 37. One of the following is the simplest land plant: A. cheaper D. The tallest tree occurs in A. William Harvey 17. oxygen B. Arsenic D. Mercury is used thermometers because it A. A common nitrogenous fertilizer is A. alcohol B. Fungi 35. Fresh foods and fruits contain more of A. Acetobacter C. heart B. has greater lifting power B. blue-green algae B. Sarcoma D. sulphuric acid C. electrical energy into sound energy B. Yeast help in the production of A. Nitrogen fixation is done by A. binary fission B. Night blindness is caused due to the deficiency of A. green algae C. none of these 26. Monocots C. Phosphine 18. greater emissivity B. vitamins B. Dog B. carbohydrates 24. Alcohol 33. Helium is preferred to hydrogen in airships because it A. more absorptive power 15. laminaria D. longitudinal fission D. Which of the following protozoans possesses definite shape? A. None of these 32. Fish D. Cancer D. The acid which etches glass is A. expands uniformly D. Which bacteria produce vinegar in sugar solutions? A. Many pulses are obtained from plants of the family A. Which one of the following animals is cold-blooded? A. chalk 23. Algae B. Fabaceae C. does not form explosive mixture with air 16. Bose C. salts 30. Bacteria generally multiply by A. nitric acid B. Vitamin B D. Edward Jenner B. Carcinoma C. Euphorbiaceae B. glucose D. lesser emissivity C. Aluminium B. Phosphorus chloride D. proteins C. The transverse wave nature of light was proved by A. red algae 39. Red phosphorus C. oxygen C. protozoa B. all of these 36. Asteraceae D. Escherichia B. Agar-agar is obtained from A. Penicillin was discovered by A. J. refraction 14.C. Sodium chloride is the scientific name of A. Laminaria D. Man 38. Which element is a metalloid in the following? A. soft coke D. Electric bulbs are filled with the gas A. Pteridophytes B. superphosphate C. Vitamin K B. Pigeon C. Excessive consumption alcohol damages the A. none of the above 13. lungs of 19. White phosphorus B. Sugar B. is a metal in 27. common salt C. fats D. Electric iron takes a long time to cool because of A. potassium chloride . is a liquid C. Saccharomyces cerevisae C. S. Gold 20. interference C. Iodine C. carbon dioxide C. Bryophytes C. Lymphoma B. brown algae D. Lichens D. ectocarpus B. fungi 34. less absorptive power D. phosphorus pentoxide D. sound energy into electrical energy C. Alexander Fleming D. Which type of cancer is the most common? A. Gymnosperms D. red phosphorus B. is heavy B. is less dense C.

tuberculosis and malaria C. goitre 46. Who is called as Nightingale of India? A. 7 D. Sarnath C. Harsha D. Respiration 4. 68. Which one of the following is excreted in Urine? A. 1 3 2 4 D. Porus B. Subbu Lakshmi Reddy C. Who are more likely to get tapeworm? A. Secretion 57. Fertilizer Industry D. YY C. Chandragupta II 69. Fish eaters C. 1 3 4 2 B. The poisonous substance that is present in tobacco is A. 3 1 2 4 54. Philosophic Zoologique B. Annie Beasant D. III alone 55. 0 45. When did the rule of East India Company come to an end? A. Morphine C. Who wrote Arthashastra? A. Fat 48. 1762 D. Nicotine B. 1793 C. a bacterium that fights viruses D. a blue-green algae 56. The first sermon of Gautam Buddha was delivered at A. XX D. None of the above 59. tetanus. II and III C. Who is the first Indian Woman Police Service Officer? A. Cement Industry C. Humayun 61. 1790 64. 1761 62. Bharathidasan 67. Mullai the 70. synthesis of protein B. Nehruji D. 1792 D. I. Deoxyribose sugar III. Match List I with List II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below: List I A. XY B. diphtheria. Asoka C.4 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 5 43. The Battle of Plassey was fought in the year A. 4 C. When was the Permananent Land Revenue Settlement introduced? A. Aurangzeb D. diphtheria. In which animal was the AIDS virus first detected? A. Photosynthesis 2. Kautilya B. Godavari D. Gandhiji C. Aspirin D. Protein B. Natrinai . diabetes C. Chloroplast C. Origin of Species D. Protein synthesis D. 1757 C. I and II D. diphtheria. Who was the first Muslim invader of India? A. XO 52. Who wrote the novel ‘Ponniyin Selvan’? A. Rabbit D. Kiran Bedi C. Beef eaters 49. Silappadhikaram C. 1860 65. 3 1 4 2 C. Transpiration 3. Stomata D. Aibak D. Sarojini Naidu B. 1763 B. a bacterium living on dead tissue B. The longest river in Southern part of India is A. tetanus and malaria 53. Phosphoric acid II. Which one of the following types of sex chromosomes represents a male human being? A. 1761 C. none of these 51. tetanus and whooping cough D. Ghazni Mahmud B. “Jazia Tax” was reimposed during the reign of A. Rat C. Cell wall List II 1. Which of the following has been identified as the main source of environmental pollution in the city of Delhi? A. Natural Selection in Evolution. Meat eaters B. Gaya B. Lumbini D. Jahangir B. scurvy D. II and III B. Kalki B. Nitrogenous bases Which one is correct? A. 1859 B. Sugar C. Kapilavastu 58. tetanus and tuberculosis B. rickets B. Monkey 50. Darwin wrote the book A. 1857 C. The deficiency of iodine causes A. Mohamed Bin Kasim 60. Photosynthesis C. 1775 D. pH of water is A. 1858 D. a virus that attacks bacteria and destroys them C. When was the Battle of Buxar fought? A. 12 B. 1764 63. Jaya 66. Ghori Mahmud C. The Indian Ruler who fought with Alexander the Great was A. 1576 B. synthesis of nitrogenous bases D. Which is the largest epic in the World? A. Triple Antigen is administered to prevent the attack of A. Pork eaters D. Systema Naturae C. Jhansi Rani 71. Sasikala B. Creatin D. A bacteriophage is A. Vaigai C. Nucleotide is made up of I. Lipid synthesis B. Thermal Power Station 44. Kaveri B. synthesis of gene C. Mitochondria B. Automobiles B. Akbar C. Kannadasan C. Manimekalai D. Reserpine 47. Osmosis Codes: a b c d A. Mahabharata B. 1791 B. Horse B. Bharathiyar D. Ribosomes in a cell play a significant role in A. Hargovind Khurana is credited for the discovery of A. Chandrika D.

Bhilai Steel Plant Maharashtra C. Karwar D.6 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 7 72. Which one of the following is not correctly matched? A. Bihar C. Simla .Rajasthan C. Maharashtra and Bihar D.Bihar 86. Smith D. 1960 94. Match List I with List II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below: List I List II A. Uttar Pradesh C. Foods D. Tamil Nadu D. Schwartz C. 1956 B. Basti C. Nepanagar 2.West Bengal B. Oriental agriculture is practised in A. Aligarh D. 2 1 4 3 C. Andhra Pradesh 93. Bokaro Steel Plant . Jhelum Codes: a b c d A. Bihar B. Cauvery B. All of these 82. Mumbai B. Kerala C. Srinagar 1. In India the density of population is highest in the following state according to 1991 Census: A. Who was the father of Indian Archaeology? A. Telugu Ganga Project is associated with the river A. Maharashtra 88. 2 1 4 3 D. Durgapur Steel Plant . The First Five Year Plan was launched in A. Washington 73. Wular B.Dehra Dun 89. Visakhapatnam C. Which one of the following cities is famous for the manufacture of shoes? A. Caldwell B. Darjeeling . The State which tops in the yield of foodgrains per hectare is A. Rice C. Which crop is grown in largest area in India? A. Wheat 99. 1960 75. Which city formulates the Doctrine of Panchsheel? A. Himachal Pradesh D. Jute B. Tamil Nadu D. Kerala D. Krishna B. Ground water depletion B. Haryana C.New Delhi D. 4 3 2 1 B. Hyderabad C. Indore B. promoting small scale industries D. Kodaikanal . Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh B. Bandung D. Arabia B. improving village economy B. Dal C. Bihar B. The basin area of Narmada lies in which of the following states? A. National Museum . Which one of the following is a Kharif crop? A. Cement D. Nagpur 78. training urban house building C. Paddy D. Pulses B. Herbert 74. Mysore D. Wheat C. Rourkela Steel Plant . According to 1991 census. Karnataka C. The Reserve Bank of India was started in A. Yamuna D. Bose Research Institute Kolkata B. Plutchau 80. By whose advice Sarafoji II built the Saraswati Mahal Library? A. Which of the following takes place due to deforestation? A. Varanasi 3. Tamil Nadu . providing employment to rural youth 96. John Marshall C. London B. Through which state does the Tropic of Cancer pass? A.Uttar Pradesh 87. Nellore B. 1956 B. Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh 83. Mount Abu . 3 2 1 4 C. Vijayawada 4. Meghalaya C. Batanagar 76. Sugarcane D. Delhi C. Tamil Nadu D. Which one of the following is not correctly matched? A.Tamil Nadu D. 1 4 3 2 91. Decimal coinage was introduced in India in the year A. Gujarat B. Kutni 4. in which state do women outnumber men? A. Tuticorin 79. 1951 D. Tripura D. 1957 D. Titagarh 1. 4 3 2 1 B. Sindri 3. Andhra Pradesh B. Chilka D. Mustard 84. Survey of India . Which state gets maximum rainfall from North-east monsoon? A. Paper C. 2 4 1 3 85. Punjab 97.Orissa B. India’s naval base is located at A. Which Indian lake has high salinity? A. 1957 C.West Bengal D. Maharashtra and Rajasthan C. Sambar 90. Canada D. Newsprint Codes: a b c d A. Godavari C. Mizoram 77. 1948 C. 1935 C. Match List I with List II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below: List I List II A. Major General Alexander B. 1948 D. Ganga C. Andhra Pradesh B. Ziegnbalg D. West Bengal 98. Which one of the following states does not have a common boundary with Bangladesh? A. India 92. Soil erosion C. 1960 95. 1955 B. Which one of the following cities is famous for the manufacture of locks? A. Mahanadi 81. The Jawahar Rozgar Yojana Scheme is meant for A. Find the oddly matched pair: A. Raman Research Institute Chennai C. 3 2 4 1 D. Fertilizer B. Agra 2. Britain C. Nagaland B. Krishna D.

75% B. Who is the Lt. Balu B. None of them 124. Panaji 121. Who is India’s Home Minister? A. President of India 107. Chaman Lal B. Nitish Kumar B. Hindi 112. Prime Minister D.R. Agricultural Income Tax is levied in Tamil Nadu by A. Members of the Rajya Sabha C. 1950 D. A personal account cannot be opened in A. Who appoints the Prime Minister of India? A. None of these 105. Reserve Bank of India B. Yashwant Sinha D. Who is India’s Finance Minister? A. On what date did the Constitution of India come into force? A. Advani B. 15th August. Who is India’s Minister for Agriculture? A. Defence Minister C. What is the link-language of India? A. 14th August. None of them 126. Among the various types of income from an industrial activity one of the following is uncertain: A. Narayanan C. 1951-56 B. Union Finance Ministry C. Which is the capital of Assam? A. The Bank which recently launched a scheme ‘Swagat’ is A. 26th January. Telugu . Pondicherry’s capital is A. Greek D. Justice Mahajan B. ceiling on land holding in Tamil Nadu is A. Imphal D. Punjabi B. As per the Land Ceiling Act. Panchayats D.Governor of Pondicherry? A. Uma Bharti D. None of them 122.8 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 9 100. Jaswant Singh C. a Scheduled Bank C. None of them 123. Norway 104. Home Minister 127. The contribution of Agriculture in Indian National Income is nearly A. Binomial C. French B. Who is the Supreme commander of Indian Defence Forces? A. The largest producer of fish in the world is A. Krishna Iyer C. None of these 114. Which one of the following distributions is continuous? A. Chief Justice of India 115. Krishna Kant D. Rajya Sabha C. A bank for scheduled caste 109. 5 years D. A bank having more than 100 branches D. Who is India’s Vice-President? A. Prime Minister B. Members of State Assemblies 128. 25% 102. Members of the Lok Sabha B. None of these. 20 standard acres C. T. K. Advani C. 1949 116. Ram Naik B. None of these 110. 1952-57 106. Who has the authority to issue one rupee currency note in India? A. President B. 10 standard acres 101. What is a Scheduled bank? A. What is the life of the Rajya Sabha? A. 60 113. 1950-55 D.R. Members of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha D. President D. Interest B. L. 108. Rent C. 1947-52 C. None of them 125. 38% D. Japan B. Justice V. The Vice-President of India is elected by A. the State Government B. a Cooperative Bank B. 50% C. 17 B.K. Municipalities C. Reserve Bank of India D. Pondicherry B. Karaikkal D. Mahi C. None of them 117. 35 B. 15 standard acres D. English C. China C. Agarwal D. Permanent B. Gujarat Bank Ltd C. Bengali D. Raipur C.K. Poisson D. L. Vice-President C. President of India D. 365 118. Advani D. Tamil C. Punjab Bank D. USSR D. Justice Shelat D. A bank having a deposit of Rs. 360 D. Wages D. Dispur B. 30 standard acres B. Punjab National Bank B. 25 C. The second largest spoken language in India is A.100 crores B.R. 356 C. The First Five Year Plan covered the period A. Who can be the Ex-officio Chairman of the Planning Commission in India? A. 1947 B. Who was the first Chief Justice of free India? A. Lok Sabha B. Normal B. Which Article of the Constitution gives the power to dismiss a State Government? A. Rajani Rai C. None of them 120. None of these 119. Jaswant Singh C. 1947 C. What is the minimum age to become a Governor? A. State Bank of India D. 30 D. 6 years C. Canara Bank 103. 26th November. Profit 111. A bank which has been included in the Second Schedule of Reserve Bank of India C.

Abdul Kalam C. Bipin Chandra Pal B. Dadabhai Naoroji and Badruddin Tyabji B. Bombay C. Who inaugurated the individual Satyagraha in 1940? A. Who was the President of Indian National Congress during 1886. Who was the President of the Indian National Congress during Moderate-Extremist split? A. Lalit Mansingh B. When was the partition of Bengal revoked by the British Government? A. W. Jallianwala Bag massacre 147. Who is the Secretary-General of UNO in 2001? A.T. Dadabhai Naoroji is a (an) A. Who is the author of ‘Discovery of God’? A. None of them 155. an extremist C. Bal Gangadhar Tilak B.V. Pune B.10 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 11 129. 1889 and 1906? A. Indian Council Act. Jawaharlal Nehru C. Rao C. An artificial gene was created in a test tube in 1970 by A.D. B. Calcutta 131. Kerala B. Krishnamachari C. Radhakrishnan D. Madras D. Vitamin B D. Who among the following is remembered as Lokmanya? A. Bill Clinton 152. None of these 149. 1911 A.R. Bipin Chandra Pal D. Quit India Movement was adopted by Indian National Congress at A.D. Dadabhai Naoroji D. Bipin Chandra Pal C. Ahmedabad D. Mahatma Gandhi C. none of these 135. The Moplah Rebellion was broken out in 1921 in? A. Who prepared the Preamble of the Indian Constitution? A. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel D. M. Ambedkar 145. Robert D. Khushwant Singh B. Acharya Vinoba Bhave D. Guptaji D. K.D. Chokila Iyer B. none of these 134.R. Lord Mountbatten C. Dadabhai Naoroji 133. Vitamin A C. Who is awarded the Gandhi Peace Prize for 2000? A. a moderate B. Vitamin C B. Sir Cyril Radcliffe B. Banerjee C. B. None of them 153. Lala Lajpat Rai 140. C. Who is India’s first ever woman Foreign Secretary? A. Rowlatt Act C.C. Lord Dalhousie D. moderate B. American Space Station C. Who among the following attended the three Round Table Conferences? A. Bal Gangadhar Tilak is A.O. Rashbehari Bose B. Vijyaraghavachariar B. Sri Aurobindo B. Hume B. Wilhelm C. Surendranath Banerjee and Madan Mohan Malaviya C. Lala Lajpat Rai D. Madan Mohan Malaviya C. B. Who drafted the first Indian Draft Swaraj Constitution? A. Crick. Lawrence 144.K. Who is the author of ‘Wings of Fire’? A. None of them 151. Nelson Mandela C. 130. Abdul Kalam C. Madan Mohan Malaviya D. The first recipient of Bharat Ratna was A. B. Russian Space Station B. Who among the following are the extremists? A. D. Badruddin Tyabji C.R. Uttar Pradesh 143. Who established the Bihari Students Conference? A. A. Against what did Gandhiji start the Satyagraha Sabha in 1919? A. Banerjee and Pheroze Shah Mehta D. None of them 154. K. Padma Priya C. Jawaharlal Nehru B. Jawaharlal Nehru D. Bipin Chandra Pal 132. Bill Clinton B. Punjab C. W. Pant D. M. 1919 D. Govind Vallabh Pant C. extremist C. Dr. 1919 A. George Bush B. Mahatma Gandhi B.R.C. Vitamin D 150. W. Pheroze Shah Mehta C. Dadabhai Naoroji 141. Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Shri Aurobindo 136. Government of India Act. Jawaharlal Nehru 138. Gandhi B. Ambedkar D. a terrorist D. Who founded the English Weekly ‘New India’? A.Roy D. 1917 A.C. What is ‘Mir’? A. Arun Shourie D. The boundary between India and Pakistan was demarcated by A.C. Khurana B. C. Frank Moraes 148. Indian Space Station D. T. Ambedkar B. Rajendra Prasad 139. Rajendra Prasad 137. Kofi Annan C. terrorist D.C. Raziq Zakaria B.K. 142.D.1909 B. Who is the new Indian Ambassador to USA in 2001? A. B. Sardar Vallbhbhai Patel 146.S.Raman . Which one of the following vitamins is produced in the sunrays? A. Watson D. Bal Gangadhar Tilak C. Mamta Banerjee D. Banerjee D. 1914 A.

Sunga 161. Which is the capital of Bangladesh? A. Hampi C. For what Mundandurai is especially famous for? A. Lincoln B. None of these 171. kitchen B. Which among the following is the oldest dynasty? A. None of these 163. Cows D. 1 1 2 184.S. public revenue and expenditure B. Refuse dumps. Where is the headquarters of ILO? A. 15 cm D. Meyyarivu B. Cairo D. Sutlej D. treasury D. Bank B. 42 per cent D. Maurya B. Among the following. In which conference. Where would the bacterium E. Vaigai 177. 24 cm B. Ponds C. Teakwood D.12 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 13 156. What book did V. Indira Gandhi B. Horses C. Tiruchi B. Which falls is called as ‘The Spa of the South’? A. France B. 48 per cent B.F. London B. T. Human intestine D. Who is the author of ‘Gitanjali’? A. New Delhi D. T. For what Koonthankulam in Tamil Nadu is noted for? A. Board C. 5 5 D. Kennedy D. Japan D. 12 cm C. Who is the Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India in 2001? A. Kanva C. Committee D. Veera Viduthalai C. Manimuthar B. What is the perimeter of the triangle ABC formed by joining the centres of the three circles? A I C III B II Radius of I is 3 cm Radius of II is 5 cm Radius of III is 4 cm A. J. 9 . Tagore B. Bharathidasan D. Venkataraman C. Seshan C. 7:35 D. population C. Centre 180. M. Where is Manonmaniam Sundaranar University in Tamil Nadu? A. Papanasam D.N. 8:64 182. Banthia B.K. 4 185. J. India C. the Panchsheel was given? A. Seshan D. Mecca D. What is the value of the following determinant? 8 3 2 11 4 3 14 5 4 A. None of them 168. 32 cm 183. 0 B.S. Nasik is on the banks of the river A. England 174.K. Arikamedu B. China D. P. Vijayalakshmi Pandit D. Kannadasan 179. Lothal 170. Who among the following gave a suitable definition for democracy? A.O. which country has an Unwritten Constitution? A. R. Courtallam B. Remains of Roman civilization have been found in A. Mumbai 176. Bangalore C. library A. Geneva 173. Tigers B. 5:30 B. 10 B. India C. exports and imports 181.Coli be readily found? A. Chennai C. Tirunelveli 165. Fiscal Policy is connected with A. None of these 172. What was the average literacy rate according to 1991 census in India? A. 19 19 B. –15 5 A. shrine 166. Rome C. Where is Mount Abu? A. 10 D. IDBI is a A. Cauvery B. Chidambaram author? A. 8:35 C. Chennai B. Soil B. None of these 175. Pennin Perumai D. "Saraswati Pandaram" was a C. Kodaikanal C. Where is the Indian Institute of Science? A. None of them 169. Gill C. 52 per cent 160. Washington C. Kalakkad 164.N. Bharathiyar C. None of these 178. M. 3:24 as to? A. Birds B. 40 per cent C. Gill B. How many squares are there in the given figure? A. 15 C. 5 4 C. Mohenjodaro D. Dhaka C. 8 D. Pakistan B. None of them 159. None of these 167. Kumarar Kovil C. Godavari C. Thanjavur D. Karachi D. Kushan D. Rao D. Courtallam D. 158. Dogs 162. Where is Agasthiar falls in Tamil Nadu? A. Bangalore B. money issue D. None of them 157. Who is India’s Chief Election Commissioner? A. Bandung C. 3+ 2+ 1 2 C. The first Indian to be the President of UN General Assembly was A. Flowers C. Lahore B.

11 C. 2:3:6 D. The third number is twice the second. 25 D.. 0.. B. 27 D. 24 x 96 187.5 D. 0. 63 188. what was it yesterday? A. OA = 2i + j. 0) B. 1460 D. 30 B. 60% expressed C.50 C. 48 B. 1. If A is 3 and B is 2 of C then A:B:C is A. 12.. 24. 20. 0. 7.05 FOR ANSWERS SEE RAMAN'S BOOKS JUST RELEASED 1 1 189.5 C. 17 200.5 C. none of these A.5 = ? 0. The average of three numbers is 28. 78 D..5% as 1 192. 12 196. A. 0. 36 B. 48 C. Thursday D. 20. 156 C. 7 of 644= A. Complete the following series: 7. 24. 72 C. 0) 194. and OB = i − j + k are two vectors. The second number is twice the first. If a clock strikes once at 1 O’clock. OB2 j . twice at 2 O’ clock. 22 C. 0. 0..com C.5 + 0. 0. (4. how many times will it strike in 24 hours? A.75% B. 13 D.5% C. Wednesday C. The three numbers in order are A. 0. 15 B. 8.75 .The vector perpendicular to both OA and is C.30-00 FOR DETAILS : WRITE TO : 3 191. . 0) and the directrix is the y-axis. If 54 = x . What percentage of the audience consisted of these children? A. 0. 75% B.5 × 0. 40 B.. (–4. 40 197.1 A. (–2. 75% D. 0) D. Area under normal curve between Z = − ∞ and Z=0 is tnpscinfo@india. 0. 17.50 D.005 B. 0.4 + 0.0005 5 193. 1:3:6 C.14 TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER TNPSC ORIGINAL PAPER 186. For an auditorium 4 th of the seats were occupied by boys and 3 8 th by girls. 10. 640 B. 62. 80% 199. 13. 3:2:6 190. find x A.75 B. 460 1 198.25 B. (3. 12. A.05 D. 0) C. If the day tomorrow is Sunday. How is 4 percentage? A. 40. Friday B.. Saturday 195.kkk i +− − 3 2i − + TNPSC GROUP-1 ORIGINAL SOLVED PAPERS 1995-2001 BOOKLET PRICE : RS. then its focus is A. 24. 3 i + k D. Choose the one which is different from the rest three? A. –0. 40 D. 0. 3:1:6 B. How is 2 % expressed as a decimal fraction? A.. 70% D. If the vertex of a parabola is (2.

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