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1. A stream of electrons from a heated filament was passed between two charged plates kept at a potential
difference V esu. If e and m are charge and mass of an electron, respectively, then the value of h/λ (where λ is
wavelength associated with electron wave) is given by:

2meV

mev
Answer
2. The heats of combustion of carbon and carbon monoxide are − 3 9 3 .5 and − 2 8 3 .5 kJ mol−1, respectively.
The heat of formation (in kJ) of carbon monoxide per mole is:

676.5
-676.5
-110.5
110 s
Answer
3. The species in which the N atom is in a state of sp hybridization is:

NO -
2

NO -
3

NO 2

NO 2+

Answer
4. The equilibrium constant at 298 K for a reaction A+ B ⇌ C + D is 100. If the initial concentration of all the

four species were 1 M each, then equilibrium concentration of D (in mol L − 1 ) will be:
0.818

1.818
1.182
0.182
Answer
5. Which of the following atoms has the highest first ionisation energy?
Na

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Sc
Rb
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6. Two closed bulbs of equal volume (V) containing an ideal gas initially at pressure pi and temperature T1 are
connected through a narrow tube of negligible volume as shown in the figure below. The temperature of one
of the bulbs is then raised to T 2 . The final pressure p f is:

Answer
7. The hottest region of Bunsen flame shown in the figure below is:

region 2
region 3
region 4
region 1

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8. The distillation technique most suited for separating glycerol from spent-lye in the soap industry is:
fractional distillation

steam distillation
distillation under reduced pressure
simple distillation

Answer
9. At 300 K and 1 atm, 15 mL of a gaseous hydrocarbon requires 375 mL air containing 20% O2 by volume for
complete combustion. After combustion the gases occupy 330 mL. Assuming that the water formed is in liquid
form and the volumes were measured at the same temperature and pressure, the formula of the hydrocarbon
is:

C 3 H8

C 4 H8

C4H12

C3H6

Answer
10. Which one of the following statements about water is false?
Water can act both as an acid and as a base.
There is extensive intramolecular hydrogen bonding in the condensed phase.
Ice formed by heavy water sinks in normal water.

Water is oxidized to oxygen during photosynthesis.


Answer
11. The concentration of fluoride, lead, nitrate and iron in a water sample from an underground lake was found to
be 1000 ppb, 40 ppb, 100 ppm and 0.2 ppm, respectively. This water is unsuitable for drinking due to the high
concentration of:
Lead
Nitrate
Iron
Fluoride

Answer
12. The main oxides formed on combustion of Li, Na and K in excess of air are, respectively:
LiO 2 , Na 2 O 2 and K 2 O

LiO 2 , Na 2 O 2 and KO 2

LiO, Na 2 O 2 and KO 2

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LiO, Na 2 O and KO 2

Answer
13. Which of the following compounds is metallic and ferromagnetic?
VO 2

MnO 2

TiO 2

CrO 2

Answer
14. For a linear plot of log (x/m) versus log p in a Freundlich adsorption isotherm, which of the following
statements is correct? (k and n are constants)
1/n appears as the intercept.
Only 1/n appears as the slope.

log (1/n) appears as the intercept.


Both k and 1/n appear in the slope term
Answer

15. 18 g glucose ( C 6 H 1 2 O 6 ) is added to 178.2 g water. The vapor pressure of water (in torr) for this aqueous

solution is:

76.0
752.4
759.0
7.6
Answer
16. Decomposition of H 2 O 2 follows a first order reaction. In fifty minutes the concentration of H 2 O 2 decreases from

0.5 to 0.125 M in one such decomposition. When the concentration of H 2 O 2 reaches 0.05 M, the rate of

formation of O 2 will be:

6.93×10 − 4 mol min − 1

2.66 L min − 1 at STP

1.34×10 − 2 mol min − 1

6.93×10 − 2 mol min − 1

Answer
17. The pair having the same magnetic moment is:

[At. No. : Cr=24, Mn=25, Fe = 2 6 , Co=27]

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2+ 2+
[Cr(H2O) 6 ] and [Fe(H 2 O) 6 ]

[Mn(H O) 6] 2 + and [Cr(H O)2 ] 2 +6 2

[CoCl ] 2 − and [Fe(H O)2 ] 26+ 4

[Cr(H O) 6] 2 + and [CoCl ] 24− 2

Answer
18. Which one of the following ores is best concentrated by froth flotation method?
Siderite
Galena
Malachite
Magnetite

Answer
19. The pair in which phosphorous atoms have a formal oxidation state of + 3 is:
Pyrophosphorous and hypophosphoric acids
Orthophosphorous and hypophosphoric acids
Pyrophosphorous and pyrophosphoric acids
Orthophosphorous and pyrophosphorous acids

Answer
20. Which one of the following complexes shows optical isomerism?
cis[Co(en) 2 Cl 2 ]Cl

trans[Co(en) 2 Cl 2 ]Cl

[Co(NH 3 ) 4 Cl 2 ]Cl

[Co(NH 3 ) 3 Cl 3 ]

Answer
21. The reaction of zinc with dilute and concentrated nitric acid, respectively, produces:
NO 2 and NO

NO and N 2 O

NO 2 and N 2 O

N 2 O and NO 2

Answer
22. Galvanization is applying a coating of:
Cr

Cu

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Zn
Pb
Answer

23. 2-chloro-2-methylpentane on reaction with sodium methoxide in methanol yields:

Both a and c
Only c
Both a and b
All of these

Answer
24. Which of the following statements about low-density polythene is false? It
is a poor conductor of electricity
Its synthesis requires dioxygen or a peroxide initiator as a catalyst. It
is used in the manufacture of buckets, dustbins etc.

Its synthesis requires high pressure.


Answer
25. Which of the following is an anionic detergent?
Sodium lauryl sulphate
Cetyltrimethyl ammonium bromide
Glyceryl oleate
Sodium stearate
Answer

26. The absolute configuration of

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is:
(2S, 3R)
(2S, 3S)
(2R, 3R)
(2R, 3S)
Answer
27. Thiol group is present in:
Cystine
Cysteine
Methionine
Cytosine

Answer
28. In the Hofmann bromamide degradation reaction, the number of moles of NaOH and Br2 used per mole of

amine produced are:

Four moles of NaOH and two moles of Br2


Two moles of NaOH and two moles of Br2

Four moles of NaOH and one mole of Br2

One mole of NaOH and one mole of Br2

Answer
29. The reaction of propene with HOCl(Cl 2 +H 2 O) proceeds through the intermediate:

CH − C H + − C H − C l
3 2

CH − CH(O H)− C + H
3 2

CH − C H C l − C + H
3 2

CH − C + H − C H − O H
3 2

Answer
30. The product of the reaction given below is:

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