Solved Paper Junior Engineer (IT) 2018 – HPSSC Hamirpur

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1. Which of the following is not a valid IPv4 address – 64.74.1

2. What is the preferred method of changing the default boot sequence of a computer sequence- Using BIOS settings

3. Which of the following memory types is placed between CPU and main memory to speed up the memory operations-Cache Memory

4. IDE, SATA, PATA ,SCSI are the popular interfacing standards for –Peripheral devices

5. Which of the following storage media stores data on spiral tracks instead of circular tracks –Compact disks

6. What is the network address for the IP address – 168.19.0

7. How many wires are there in an UTP cable- 8

8. Which of the following file systems is employed by Windows 8/ Windows 10 for managing files on Hard Disks –NTFS

9. In which of the following programming languages the compiler translates the source program into a portable code called byte code –Java

10. What will be the valued stored in variables I and J after the following segment of a C program is executed


J= I++

­-I =11 and J=10

11. Choose the correct SQL statement to select all the rows from a table called emp compromising of employees having the salary greater than or equal to 10000.

SELECT* FROM emp WHERE salary >=10000

12. Which of the following HTML tags is used to create bulleted lists in a web page-<ul>

13. Which of the following special character is not allowed in the names of files and directories in Windows OS –*(asterisk)

14. Which of the following cyber-attacks attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, pin codes, and financial information, often for malicious reasons- Phishing Attack

15. A ……………………. is a variable that is meant to hold the address of another variable- Pointer

16. Which of the following is not a looping control statement in C- If statement

17. Which of the following is a non-linear data structure – Tree

18. Who is the inventor of C++ programming language –Bjarne Strostroup

19. Which of the following characteristics of an object-oriented programming language enables the binding of data and the related code together into a single unit called object-Encapsulation

20. Which of the following functions act as the entry point in a C and C++ program- main()

21. Which layer is ISO-OSI reference model of network communication is responsible for routing packets from source to destination – Network

22. Which type of the following servers issues IP addresses to network hosts- DHCP

23. What is the length of a MAC address-48 bits

24. What is the shortcut key combination to open the “Start” buttons in Windows- Ctrl+Esc

25. A……………….. disguises itself as a useful and legitimate software to gain unauthorized access to the system- Trojan

26. Which of the following MS-Excel functions can be used to find 3rd largest value in the range-Large()

27. What is the shortcut key to toggle between absolute and relative references use in an Excel formula-F4

28. Which of the following views shows all the text of all slides in PowerPoint presentation without any graphics – Outline view

29. Which of the following terms Is not associated with optical fiber cable-Electromagnetic Interference

30. If a program is not producing the results as expected, it is said to be having a…………………….. –Semantic error

31. Which of the following is a popular proxy server used for sharing an internet connection and caching the web contents-Squid

32. Which of the following in not a printer specification- RPM

33. A …………………. Is a dynamic website compromising of discrete posts in reverse chronological order generally used as discussion platform- Blog

34. Which of the following is a popular FTP client application used to manage files on a remote FTP server- Filezilla

35. What does the term”10000 lumens” in the specifications of a digital projector describe-Brightness

36. Resizing an image without losing any part of its visual content is called- Scaling

37. Which of the following graphics format is most suitable for high quality drawings –vector ͞͞Graphics

38. Which of the following colour combinations are used in LASER printers to produce full range of colours- Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black

39. What is the address of a cell at 13th row and 19th column in an MS-Excel worksheet –S13

40. Which of the following features in MS-PowerPoint is used to print miniature slides on a page for the purpose of distributing to the audience- Handouts

41. A ………………. Is a large capital letter at the beginning of a text block that has the depth of two or more lines of regular text.-Drop Cap

42. The ……………. Tool in Microsoft Word is used to quickly apply the style of one part of the document to another- Format Painter

43. What does a file contain if it has an extension of “.Zip” – Compressed files and folders

44. What is the first character of a cell in MS-Excel if it contains a formula- +,-,=

45. Which of the following is a network service used to translate the Internet domain names and host names to IP address and vice versa-DNS

46. Which of the following distortions occurs in the shape of the projected image when the projector projects at an angled surface- Keystone

47. Which of the following is the correct way to apply formula –=(A1=A2)/A3*A4

48. Which of the following is a popular open source relational database management system-MySql

49. The Boolean expression ͞A.͞ ͞B can be replace as – ͞A.͞B

50. Which of the following is a client-side scripting language used for developing interactive web pages-JavaScript

51. The smallest unit of information, a computer can understand and process is known as –Bit

52. The first computer available for commercial use was-UNIVAC

53. Computers built before the first generation of computers were – Electromechanical

54. When was the world’s first laptop introduced in the market and by whom- 1981,Epson

55. Which characteristics of computer distinguishes it from electronic calculators-Storage

56. A computer assisted method for recording and analysing of existing or hypothetical system is known as- Data Flow

57. Motherboard is also known as –Printed Circuit Board

58. The CPU chip used in computer is partially made of –Silica

59. A collection of wires that connects several devices is called-Bidirectional wires

60. The sequence of events that occurs in the computer when it is interpreting and executing an instruction in known as-Executing cycle

61. The microprocessor is also called as-Microchip

62. The keys of keyboard are-Alphanumeric keys, Functional keys, Arrow keys

63. Graphical devices which are widely used to represent the graphics on screen are-CRT and Flat Panel

64. Which of the following port is used to connect devices such as mouse, modem-Serial port

65. Memory of computer is characterized on the basis of-Access time and Capacity

66. Which of the following is known as ”permanent memory”-ROM

67. Removable disk is often called-Flash drives

68. Which of the following is not an octal number-49

69. The computer code used to interchange of information between terminals is-ASCII

70. Vendor created program modification are called-fixes

71. Which software is used by computer for general tasks-Application Software

72. Machine language is –Machine dependent, Difficult to program, Error prone

73. Which of the following translators is slow in execution-Interpreter

74. System analyst, hardware engineers, programmers are the type of-Liveware

75. The hardware mechanism that enables a device to notify the CPU is called- System call

76. Which of the following is not the function of Operating system-Networking

77. MS-DOS is a-Single user operating system

78. Which of the following files acts as the loader for Windows-COM

79. The two ways to arrange multiple windows on the desktop are-Cascade and tile

80. The folder in which windows is installed is known as-System Root

81. Which shortcut key is used to minimize all windows-Windows +M

82. The software that is used to create text based document are referred to as –Word processors

83. In MS-Word, frame can include-Graphics, text and tables

84. Which of the following function key activates the spelling and grammar dialog box in MS-Word-F7

85. Workbook is a collection of –Worksheets

86. Which of the following is used to create newspaper style columns in MS-Word-Format columns

87. By which menu, we make database of our worksheet data in MS-Excel-Data

88. In MS-Excel , multiple calculations can be made in a single formula using-Array formula

89. Which of the following special function key allow to edit the content in cell in MS-Excel-F2

90. Which option on the custom animation task pane in MS-PowerPoint allows you to apply custom motion path-Add effect

91. In MS-PowerPoint the entry effect as one slide replaces another in a show is called a an-Slide transition

92. In MS-PowerPoint, the header and footer button can be found on the insert tab in what group-Text group

93. The relational database environment has all of the following components except-Separate files

94. Which of the following relationship is not valid in MS-Access-Many to Null

95. Which data communication method is used to send data over a serial communication link-Full duplex

96. Coaxial cable has conductors with-A common axis

97. The slowest transmission speeds are those of –Twisted pair wire

98. The advantage of a ”LAN” is –Sharing peripherals

99. What is the central device in star topology-Hub

100. Network switches are sometimes called-multi port bridges

101. A transistor is made of –Doped semiconductors

102. A diode can be used for-Rectification

103. With the rise of temperature, the specific resistance of semiconductor-Decrease

104. The resistance of a p-n junction in forward bias is-Low

105. In a transistor, the base is –an extrinsic semiconductor

106. An oscillator is nothing but an amplifier with-Positive feedback

107. In a good conductor the energy gap between the conduction band and the valance bond in-Zero

108. Long distance short-wave broadcasting use-Ionospheric wave

109. Communication system may be-Electrical, Electronic, Optical

110. In MICR, C stands for-Character

111. At low temperature, lead behaves as a-Insulator

112. Television was invented by-L. Baird

113. The technique of collecting information about an object from a distance without making physical contact with it is-Remote sensing

114. N-type of semiconductor is-Neutral

115. The frequency band use for radar relay-systems and television is-UHF

116. Intelsat satellite works as a-Repeater

117. The waves relevant to telecommunications are-Microwave

118. In a p-type semiconductor the majority charge carriers are-Holes

119. At zero degree kelvin a piece of germanium becomes-Bad conductor

120. Modem is a device used for-Converting analog signals to digital signals

121. Who wrote Sanskrit Grammar-Panini

122. The word “Gotra” occurs for the first time in –Rigveda

123. Gandara School of Art came into existence in – Mahayana Sect

124. Who was popularly known as Nana Saheb-Balaji Baji Rao

125. Hyder Ali was defeated at Porto Novo by which British General-Sir Eyrecoot

126. Which of the following was the first reform movements started in 19th century-Brahmo Samaj

127. Ahmedabad Textile Labour Association was founded by-Mahatma Gandhi

128. Who was elected the President of Indian National Congress thrice-Dadabhai Naoroji

129. The federal system with strong centre has been borrowed by the Indian Constitution from-Canada

130. Who among the following has the power to regulate the right of citizenship in India-The parliament

131. Who among the following Presidents of India Held office for two consecutive terms- Rajendra Prasad

132. What could be the maximum time limit of “Zero Hour”- 1 Hour

133. Census of population in India is done after every-10 Years

134. Final authority of India to approve five year plans is-National Development Council

135. Which is not the Economic Infrastructure-Education

136. Who developed the concept of Human Development Index-Mehboob-ul-Haq

137. Richter Scale is used for measuring- Intensity of earthquake

138. Hydraulic action is a type of erosion caused by-Running water

139. Shields belong to which of the following eras-Precambrian

140. Neap tides occur during which of the following phases of the moon- Second and third quarter

141. The highest lake above the sea level in the world is-Lake Titicaca

142. La-Nina which comes after EL-Nino affects the Pacific Ocean-Cooling it

143. Yak is found in-Central Asia

144. The major copper producing country in the world is –Chile

145. The driest part of India is-Western Rajasthan

146. In which state Kundankulam Nuclear plant is located- Tamil Nadu

147. The velocity of wind is measured by- Anemometer

148. The sky is blue because of-Scattering

149. A carbon microphone is best used in a-Telephone

150. Cinnabar is an ore of –Mercury

151. Iodine deficiency in diet caused-Goitre

152. Bile is secreted by-Liver

153. Which will be the third word when the following words are arranged according to the dictionary pattern-Amorphous

154. If in a code”CORPUS” is written as “EMTNWQ” then “TODDER” in the same code is denoted by-VMFBGP

155. The “Kinner Desh” book was written by-Rahul Sankritayan

156. The Ranganatha temple is located at-Old Bilaspur

157. The founder king of Chamba state was-Meru Varman

158. H.P. has how many Vidhan Sabha Seats-68

159. The Victoria Bridge at Mandi was erected in the year-1877

160. What is the India’s rank in the 2018 Environmental Performance Index-177th

161. What was the theme of the 8th National Voters Day2018-Accessible Elections

162. Which Bollywood personality has been honoured with the 24th Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum (WEF-2018)-Shah Rukh Khan

163. India has signed agreement with which country to share tax-related information from January 2018-Switzerland

164. Which city has been officially selected to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games-Birmingham

165. Coal has become dearer…………. The end of the last year-Since

166. Antonym of the word “Toxic” is –harmless

167. Meaning of the idiom ”To leap the pale” is– To get into Debt, to spend more than one’s income

168. वास्तव का विशेषण है –वास्तविक

169. धर्मार्थ कौन सा समास है – द्वन्द

170. शुद्ध शब्द है- आगामी

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