HP Allied Services Prelims Answer Key/ Solved paper 29 April 2018

HP Allied Services Prelims Answer Key/ Solved paper 29 April 2018 

Himachal Pradesh Subordinate Allied Services (HPPSC) has conducted HPPSC Allied Services Exam Prelims Exam on 29th April 2018 at the various Centers in Himachal Pradesh. Exam was conducted for Total 86 Posts of various departments. In this article we are going to provide you the HP Allied Services Prelims Answer Key/ Solved paper 29 April 2018 (SET-A)

HP Allied Services Prelims Answer Key/ Solved paper 29 April 2018

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  1. Who edited the Vansavali of the Raja of Kullu princely state? – Captain Harcourt
  2. To which category do the Pathyar and Kanhiyara inscriptions of Kangra District of H.P., containing epigraphical records, belong? – Rock inscriptions
  3. Around which century did the Thakurs and Ranas of Lahaul come under the control of Chamba princely state? – Tenth or Eleventh
  4. Which one of the Shimla Hill state is off-shoot of Sirmaur princely state?  – Balsan
  5. Which Raja of Suket made Pangna the capital of his state? – Bir Sen
  6. In which year did Lahaul and Kullu become British territory? – 1846 A.D.
  7. Which of the following Shimla Hill states helped the British campaign against the Gurukhas around 1814-15 A.D.? – Bushahr, Kehlur and Hindur
  8. Who helped Raja Ghamand Chand – II of Kangra to take over the Kangra from fort from Jiwan Khan son of Muslim Governor Nawab Saif Ali Khan around 1775 A.D.? – Jai Singh Kanahiya 
  9. Which Mughal ruler conferred the title of Chhatrapati upon Raja Kehri Singh of Bushahr? – Aurangzeb
  10. Which raja of Sirmaur princely state shifted the capital of his state from Rajban to Kalsi? – Udit Prakash
  11. Around which year was consultative body of princes known as Narendra Mandal (Chamber of Princes) set up? –  1921 A.D.
  12. Which raja of Kangra princely state was presumed dead and his funeral rites performed even though he was alive? – Hari Chand – I
  13. To which ancient sage do the Audumbaras trace their origin? – Vishwamitra
  14. What are the Khampas people called in Chamba region of H.P.? – Thava Khampa
  15. In the arrangement evolved by the English after the Anglo-Gurukha war which Thakurais were conferred on Bushahr state? – Kaneti and Delath
  16. What term is used in the upper Kinnaur region for the narration which is worshipped in the ears of the dead body by the Lama? –  Phoa  
  17. Who is the author of Kinner Pradesh? – Rahul Sanskrityayan
  18. Which lake is the source of Parbati river? – Mantilai
  19. What is the total area of Himachal Pradesh? – 55673 sq. km
  20. Approximately what percentage of total area of H.P. falls in Lahaul-Spiti District? – 25 percnet
  21. At which place does the Satluj river enter Himachal Pradesh? – Shipki
  22. In which district of Himachal Pradesh is Kasol hot water spring? – Kullu
  23. Which stream/river is fed by Chandra Nahan Glacier? – Pabbar
  24. Which mountain range was known as Manak Parbat in ancient time? – Shivalik
  25. Among the following, which mountain pass joins Kangra and Chamba? – Telang
  26. In which District of H.P. is Narsingh Tibba peak? – Chamba
  27. Near which town of Mandi District of H.P. is Nabai Devi temple? – Sarkaghat
  28. According to 2011 census, what is the Sex-Ratio in Himachal Pradesh? – 972
  29. Which was the first Thakurai among the Shimla Hill states to set up responsible Government on August 15, 1947? – Theog
  30. Around which year did the H.P. University Shimla come into existence? – 1970
  31. Near which town of H.P. is Daranghati sanctuary? – Rampur Bushahr
  32. Which building in Shimla was the residence of A.O. Hume, who conceived the idea of founding Congress? – Rothney Castle
  33. Around which day, does Renuka Fair in Sirmaur District of H.P. begin? – Ten days after Diwali
  34. Which Buddhist monastery is also known as “The Ajanta of Himalayas”? – Tabo
  35. Which programme of H.P. Government was renamed as ‘Vikas Mein Jan Sahyog’? – Gaon Bhi Apna Kam Bhi Apna
  36. With which princely court was Nikka painter associated? – Chamba
  37. Which of the following temples is built in Pagoda style? – Hidimba Devi (Kullu)
  38. Which dialect is spoken in Rampur Bushahr and Kotgarh area of H.P.? – Kochi
  39. Who was the Deputy Speaker of H.P. Vidhan Sabha in 1952? – Krishan Chander
  40. In which year was H.P. Territorial Council converted into Legislative Assembly? – 1963
  41. Who headed the Himalayan Prant Provisional Government with headquarters at Shimla in 1948? – Shiva Nand Ramaul
  42. What is the theme of folk-song ‘Har’ of Sirmaur region and ‘Jhera’ of Bilaspur, Mandi and Kangra region? – Valour
  43. With which region of H.P. is Kayang dance associated? – Kinnaur
  44. Where is the office of Chief Information Commissioner of Himachal Pradesh at Shimla? – Armsdale Building
  45. At which place in Una District of H.P. a state of Art Industrial area is being developed? – Pandoga
  46. On which river is Shongtong  Karcham Hydropower Project? – Satluj
  47. When was Community Development Programme (CDP) launched in H.P.? – 1952
  48. Who founded the Nurpur princely state? – Jhet Pal
  49. With which area are ‘Gangi’ and ‘Mohna’ folk songs associated? – Bilaspur
  50. Which of the following is famous for Trout fish? – Rohru
  51. At which place near Shimla is golf course? – Naldehra
  52. Which place in Bilaspur District of H.P. is known  for Herbal Garden? – Jungle Jhalera
  53. Which bank has sponsored Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank? – PNB
  54. Among the following, at which place in Mandi District of H.P. mining lease has been granted for setting up a cement plant? –  Alsindi
  55. Which place in Shimla District is known for skiing? – Kufri
  56. On which issue did Kinkri Devi file a PIL in the H.P. High Court in 1987? – Illegal quarrying
  57. Who among the following was given H.P. state level first prize for literature in 1982 for his work Pahari Chitrakala? – Kishori Lal Vaidya
  58. What was the number of nominated in the H.P. Vidhan Sabha constituted in 1967? – Three
  59. In which Vidhan Sabha Election in H.P. did the BSP win a seat? – 2007
  60. Who recorded the highest victory margin in the 2017 H.P. Vidhan Sabha Elections? – Vinod Kumar (Nachan)
  61. Who is appointed as new Chairman of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)? – K. Sivan
  62. Who is the first woman advocate whose name has been recommended by the collegium to become the judge of the Supreme Court? – Indu Malhotra
  63. Among the following who has not been awarded Padam Vibhushan in 2017?
    1. Sharad Pawar
    2. L.K. Advani
    3. K.J. Yesudas
    4. P.A. Sangma
  64. In April 2017 on which route a train between India and Bangladesh was flag off for trial? – Khulna – Kolkata
  65. Who was awarded Dada Saheb Phalke award at the 64th National Film Awards function? – K. Vishwanath
  66. Among the following which woman have served as judge of Supreme Court of India? – M. Fathima Beevi, Sujata V. Manohar and Gyan Sudha Mishra
  67. In May 2017, on which route Chennai Metro became operational? – Thirumanglam – Nehru Park
  68. Before elected as President of India, Shri Ramnath Kovind was Governer of which state? – Bihar
  69. Who is Chief Election Commissioner of India? – Achal Kumar Joti
  70. Where is memorial of APJ Abdul Kalam established? – Pei Karumbu
  71. Who became the first woman defence minister of India? – Nirmala Sitharaman
  72. Who received the 2017, Jnanpith Award? – Krishna Sobti
  73. Among the following who has been the Marshal of Indian Air Force? – Arjun Singh
  74. Who is regarded as “Father of DNA” in India? – Lalji Singh
  75. Name the famous Scientist who has passed in 2017? – Yash Pal, U.R. Rao and P.M Bhargava
  76. Representative of which country is elected as Secretary General of SAARC in March 2017? – Pakistan
  77. Which Indian woman is elected as judge of International Tribunal for Laws of the Sea in (ITLOS) in 2017? – Neeru Chaddha
  78. Who won the “Man Booker Prize for Fiction” of 2017? – George Saunders
  79. Who is the Prime Minister of Pakistan today? – Shahid Khaqan Abbasi
  80. Who is Secretary General of UN? – Antonio Guterres
  81. How many countries are member of SAARC? –8
  82. In which country was 9th BRICS Summit held in 2017? – China
  83. Who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2017? – International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)
  84. Recently which countries have announced their withdrawal from UNESCO? – USA and Israel
  85. Recently leaked “paradise papers” are related to? – Investments in secret tax heavens
  86. Which Indian Judge has been elected to International Court of Justice (ICJ)? – Dalveer Bhandari
  87. Name of famous film personalities who passed away in 2017? – Om Puri, Vinod Khanna and Shashi Kapoor
  88. Which of the following statements is correct about sports activities in 2017? – Saina Nehwal won Malaysian Masters Grand Prix Gold, Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai won Gold in air pistol in Shooting World cup, and P.V. Sindhu won Korean Open Super Series
  89. Which Indian women team regained Asia Cup after 13 years in 2017? – Hockey
  90. How many medals India won in Rio de Janeiro Olympics, 2016? – 2
  91. What does article 21A of The Indian Constitution deal with? – Free and compulsary education to all children aged 6-14 years
  92. Among various types of questions asked during Question Hours in Parliament, Starred Question is related to what? – These questions are to be answered orally
  93. Who is the sole authority to decide whether a bill is money bill or not? – Speaker of Lok Sabha
  94. Who is known as “First Law Officer” of The Government of India? – Attorney General
  95. What exclusive power does Article 312 of The Constitution of India bestowed upon Rajya Sabha? – To introduce a bill for the creation of new All India Service
  96. Chapter-IV A of the Constitution deals with? – Fundamental Duties
  97. When was World Trade Organization established? – 1995
  98. Who was the first Governor General of Independent India? – Lord Mountbatten
  99. Who was the Speaker of First Lok Sabha? – G.V. Mavalankar
  100. Who elects Vice President of India? – Members of Parliament in  joint sitting
  101. Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched? – Lucknow: Maulvi Ahmadullah Shan
  102. During the tenure of which of the following Viceroys did the Ilbert Bill controversy occur? – Lord Ripon
  103. Which of the following nationalist leaders wrote the book “Poverty and Unbritish Rule in India”? – Dadabhai Naoroji
  104. Who was the founder of Satya Shodhak Samaj? – Mahatma Jyotirao Phule
  105. Who was the leader of the Ghadar Movement? – Lala Hardyal
  106. Which of the following movements was the first to take place? – Swadeshi and Boycott Movement
  107. Which of the following events marks the beginning of the Civil Disobedience Movement? – Dandi March
  108. Who was the General Secretary of the first session of Indian National Congress? – A.O. Hume
  109. What is the Indian Council Act, 1909 also known as? – Morley-Minto reforms
  110. In which year did the Jallianwala Bagh massacre take place? – 1919
  111. In which year did Mahatma Gandhi establish Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmadabad? – 1915
  112. What was the name of journal started by Gandhiji in 1933? – Harijan
  113. When did Mahatma Gandhi launch his first Satyagrah in India? – Champaran
  114. Who Said that : “I do believe that, where there is only a choice between cowardice and violence, I would advise violence”? – Mahatma Gandhi
  115. Who was the political guru of Mahatma Gandhi? – Gopal Krishan Gokhale
  116. Which of the following was harshly criticized by Mahatma Gandhi in Hind Swaraj? – Parliamentary form of Government
  117. According to Mahatma Gandhi writings the relationship between capital and labour is that of? – Interdependence
  118. Whose writing made a deep influence in shaping the ideas of Mahatma Gandhi? – Leo Tolstoy
  119. What was the most important element of Satyagraha? – Non-violence
  120. When did the Indian National Congress adopt the resolution for removal of untouchability from Hinduism? – 1920
  121. Who wrote historical work Rajtarangini which deals with political history of Kashmir? – Kalhana
  122. Which one of the following sites of Indus Valley Civilization is located in India? – Alamgirpur
  123. Which one of the following statements is true about Buddha? – He allowed admission to sangha without any consideration of caste
  124. What is the Charvaka School of philosophy also known as? – Lokayata
  125. In which country is the famous temple of Angkor Wat situated? – Combodia
  126. Who wrote the text Amarkosha during the Gupta Age? – Amarasimha
  127. Who came to India from China during the reign of Harshavardhana(A.D.606-647)? – Hsuan Tsang
  128. Where is Mughal Emperor Akbar’s tomb situated? – Sikandra
  129. Under which Sikh Guru was the Adi Granth finally compiled? – Arjan
  130. Which one of the following Chola rulers got Brihadeshwara temple of Tanjore built? – Rajaraja  – I
  131. The lowest rainfall in the world is recorded in the desert of? – Atacama
  132. The lowest temperature in India is recorded at? – Dras
  133. The highest annual range of temperature is recorded at? – Yakutsk
  134. Hail generally forms within the? – Cumulonimbus clouds
  135. Which of the following are not mammals? – Dolphins and whales
  136. The widest continental shelf is found in the? – Arctic Ocean
  137. The highest salinity is found in which of the following lakes? – Lake Van
  138. The highest tides in the world occur in the? – Gulf of Funday
  139. The Gulf of Papua lies in the? – South Atlantic Ocean
  140. Which one of the following is not a carnivore? – Sea-dragon
  141. International Tsunami Information Centre is in? – Honolulu
  142. Area of Indian coastline which is vulnerable to storm surges, cyclones and Tsunamis is? – 5700 km
  143. The chairman of the National Disaster Management Authority is? – Prime Minister
  144. The term Cyclone is derived from? – Greek Word
  145. In which month in India, Floods are likely to occur? – June – September
  146. Tsunamis can occur only during? – Any time in day or night
  147. United Nations Disaster Management Team is responsible for solving problem resulting from disaster in? – Africa
  148. How many of 35 Indian States and Union Territories are disaster-prone? – 25
  149. Number of human live lost during 1980-2010 due to natural and induced hazards in India? – 1,43,039
  150. 11-3-2012 marked one year since an earthquake and Tsunami killed thousands of people in? – Japan
  151. Human eye is most sensitive to visible light of wavelength? – 5500 Å
  152. Velocity of light is maximum in? – Vaccum
  153. A light year is? – The distance travelled by light in one year in vaccum
  154. A laser is a source of? – Light
  155. A rear view mirror of a car is? – Convex
  156. An air bubble in water behaves as? – Divergent lens
  157. Rainbow is seen due to? – Dispersion of sun light
  158. A convex lens is used to correct? – Long-sight defect
  159. Objects are visible in light due to? – Scattering
  160. Fingerprints on paper are identified by sprinkling fluorescent powder on it and observing it under? – Ultraviolet light
  161. Lightning rods are made of? – Metal
  162. In an ordinary dry cell, the electrolyte is? – Ammonium chloride
  163. Power is transmitted from a powerhouse on high voltage a.c. because? – It is more economical due to less power wastage
  164. Best material for permanent magnet is? – Alnico
  165. Frequency of ac mains in India is? – 50 Hz
  166. Medium frequency band stands for? – 300-3000 kHz
  167. Approximate height of ozone layer above the ground is? – 60 – 70 km
  168. Waves used for telecommunication are? – Microwaves
  169. The size of an atom is of the order of? – 1 Å
  170. The process of superimposing signal frequency on the carrier wave is known as? – Modulation
  171. Which of the following has the maximum time of revolution around the sun? – Pluto
  172. The galaxy in which we live is? – Spiral galaxy
  173. The name black hole is given because? – Its gravity is so high that it prevents even light to rediate into space
  174. The wavelength of X-rays is of the order of? – 1 Å
  175. The energy of a photon of wavelength ƛ is? – hc/λ
  176. One cannot see through fog because? – Light is scattered by the droplets in fog 
  177. Energy in a current carrying coil is stored in the form of? –  Magnetic field
  178. The twinkling of stars is due to? – The fact that refractive index of the earth’s atmosphere fluctuates
  179. Up to which temperature, the mercury thermometer is used for measurement? – 212 degree celcius
  180. Iron needle floats on the surface of water. Its reason is? – Surface tension
  181. The male literacy rate of Himachal Pradesh in 2011 census was about: – 90%
  182. Excluding the one rupee note, whose signature is found on other Indian currency notes? – RBI Governor 
  183. Arrange these cities in ascending order of population as per 2011 census? – Hydrabad, Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai
  184. When was the first finance commission formed in India? – 1952
  185. Match the education level with unemployment rate as per census 2011? – I & II
  186. In which of the following years did India’s exports grow the fastest? – 2016-17
  187. What were India’s GDP growth rates in the respective first and second quarters of 2017-18? – 5.7% and 6.3%
  188. Who received the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2017? – Thaler
  189. In which month of 2014 was “Make in India” started? – September
  190. Which countries form BRICS? – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa
  191. World Population Day falls every year on? – 11th July
  192. Forest Research in India is under the jurisdiction of? – ICFRE
  193. Cauvery River Water dispute is between? – Karnataka and Tamilnadu
  194. The conservation project for which of the following species being run at Kedarnath forest of UP? – Musk deer
  195. What are the three ‘R’sfor a clean environment? – Recycle, reuse,  reduce
  196. Which energy development agency has launched an ambitious programme to mobilize children as Urja Rakshak? – Development Agency
  197. The best material for absorption of noise is? – Glass-wool
  198. The female fertility in India is targeted to a limit of? – 2
  199. Which of these represent the source and sink of river Ganga? – Gangotri- Gangasagar
  200. The famous book ‘The Ascent of Man’ is written by? – J. Bronowski

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