Solved Paper HAS/HPAS Prelims 2021 [Part-4] – HPPSC Shimla

By | September 27, 2021

76. Put these agrarian movements in chronological order with the date of their start

  1. Bardoli Peasants Movement
  2. Khera Peasants Movement
  3. Champaran Satyagrah
  4. Mopla Peasants Movement

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 2, 3, 1, 4
  2. 3, 2, 4, 1
  3. 3, 4, 1, 2
  4. 1, 3, 2, 4

77. Arrange the following steps in relation to self-help groups in the correct sequence:

  1. Lending, repayment and maintaining accounts and records.
  2. Arranging regular meetings with groups.
  3. Identifying the area and forming a group of women with common interests.
  4. Deciding on the amount for contribution and pooling the money.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 4, 3, 2, 1
  2. 1, 2, 3, 4
  3. 3, 2, 4,1
  4. 2, 3, 4, 1

78. Arrange the following four Indo-US defence agreements in chronological order on the basis of year of signing of these pacts:

  1. Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Association (LEMOA)
  2. Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA)
  3. General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA)
  4. Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement (COMCASA)

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1, 2, 3, 4
  2. 2, 4, 3, 1
  3. 3, 1, 4, 2
  4. 4, 2, 1, 3

Directions for Questions (79-89)

Consider the given four statements and choose the correct answer from the given options.

79.

  1. In 1865, High Courts were established at Calcutta, Madras and Bombay.
  2. In 1791, Jonathan Duncan, started a Sanskrit College at Varanasi.
  3. The first Telegraph line from Calcutta to Agra was opened in 1854.
  4. The Pitt’s India Act was passed in 1785.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 2
  2. 3 and 4
  3. 1 and 3
  4. 2 and 3

80.

  1. Haider Ali established a Modern arsenal in Dindigul in 1757 AD.
  2. Haider Ali died in 1783 AD.
  3. Tipu Sultan planted a ‘Tree of Liberty’ at Srirangapatnam.
  4. Tipu Sultan was a member of a ‘Jacobin Club’.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 3 and 4
  2. 1 and 4
  3. 2 and 3
  4. 2 and 4

81.

  1. Jute is used for making decorative items.
  2. Sugarcane is a cereal crop.
  3. Cotton requires a clear sky during the flowering stage.
  4. Sugarcane is a crop of temperate areas.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 3 and 4
  2. 1 and 3
  3. 2 and 4
  4. 2 and 3

82. Which Indus Valley sites are in India?

  1. Dholavira
  2. Rakhigarhi
  3. Mohenjo-Daro
  4. Ganweriwala

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 2
  2. 2 and 3
  3. 3 and 4
  4. 2 and 4

83.

  1. Bedouins are the wandering tribes of Central Asia.
  2. Croats are inhabitants of Croatia.
  3. Eskimos live in the Philippines.
  4. People of New Zealand are known as Kiwis.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 2 and 4
  2. 1 and 4
  3. 2 and 3
  4. 1 and 2

84.

  1. Miami Beach is a centre for many world beauty contests.
  2. Glasgow is known for diamond mining.
  3. Honolulu is famous for textile industry.
  4. Istanbul is formerly known as Constantinople.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 2 and 4
  2. 3 and 4
  3. 1 and 2
  4. 1 and 4

85.

  1. Part IX has been created after the passing of 73rdconstitutional amendment.
  2. Part IXA has been created with the passing of 74thconstitutional amendment.
  3. Part X has been created with the approval of 73rdconstitutional amendment.
  4. Part XA has been created with the approval of 74thconstitutional amendment.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 2
  2. 2 and 3
  3. 3 and 4
  4. 1 and 4

86.

  1. Justice Deepak Misra has been instrumental in the creation of Public Interest Litigation (PIL).
  2. Justice Ranjan Gogoi joined Rajya Sabha after retirement from Supreme Court.
  3. Justice P.N. Bhagwati introduced PIL.
  4. Justice V.K. Krishna Iyer resigned before time.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 3
  2. 3 and 4
  3. 2 and 3
  4. 1 and 4

87.

  1. ‘Ease of Living Index’ is released by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. ‘
  2. This index was firstly released in August 2019.
  3. The citizen Participation survey is an important part of the Index assessment.
  4. It captures the quality of life based on data collected on 6 parameters.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 2
  2. 3 and 4
  3. 1 and 3
  4. 2 and 4

88.

  1. Jaivik Kheti Portal’ is an initiative of the Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Agriculture along with the Ministry of Science Technology and Climate change.
  2. This portal is not an E-commerce platform.
  3. This portal does not promote organic farming.
  4. This portal provides price discovery mechanisms to help farmers.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 2
  2. 1 and 3
  3. 2 and 4
  4. 1 and 4

89.

  1. Blood plasma contains significant amounts of antibodies to fight coronavirus.
  2. Blood plasma is a pale yellow in colour.
  3. Blood plasma contains haemoglobin.
  4. Any person can donate blood plasma to any other person affected by a coronavirus.

Choose the correct answer:

  1. 1 and 3
  2. 3 and 4
  3. 1 and 3
  4. 2 and 4

Directions for Questions (90 – 100)

Match List-I with List-II and choose the correct answer from the given options.

90.

List-I Year                                                      List-II Event

  1. Delhi Darbar                                                        1. 1872
  2. Second Anglo-Afghan war                                2. 1876
  3. Kuka Movement starts                                      3. 1878
  4. Queen Victoria declared ‘Kaiser-i-Hind’       4. 1877

Choose the correct answer:

  1. A-4, B-2, C-1, D-3
  2. A-4, B-3, C-1, D-2
  3. A-3, B-2,C-1, D-4
  4. A-2, B-3,C-4, D-1

91.

List-I Type of climate                    List-II Type of climate

  1. Tropical savannah                    1. Coromandel coast of Tamilnadu
  2. Hot desert                                  2. Most of the peninsular plateaus.
  3. Polar type                                   3. Western Rajasthan
  4. Monsoon with dry summer    4. Jammu and Kashmir

Choose the correct answer:

  1. A-2, B-4, C-1, D-3
  2. A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1
  3. A-2, B-3, C-1, D-4
  4. A-1, B-3, C-4, D-2

92.

List-I Amendments                                      List-II Issues

  1. First Amendment                                    1. Right to Education
  2. Forty-fourth amendment                      2. Reservation for EWS
  3. Eighty-sixth amendment                       3. Right to Property
  4. One hundred and third amendment   4. Ninth Schedule

Choose the correct answer:

  1. A-1. B-2.C-4, D-3
  2. A-4, B-3,C-1, D-2
  3. A-3, B-1, C-2, D-4
  4. A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1

93.

List-I Constitution Articles            List-II Area of reservations

  1. Article 15 (4) and 16 (4)          1. Lok Sabha Seats
  2. Article 15 (6) and 16 (6)          2. Panchayati Raj Institutions
  3. Article 243 D                             3. Other Backward Classes (OBCs)
  4. Article 330                                 4. Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-1, B-3, C-2, D-4
  2. A-4, B-2, C-1, D-3
  3. A-3, B-4, C-2, D-1
  4. A-2, B-3, C-1, D-4

94.

List-I                    List-II Growth rate in 2018-19

  1. Net Tax Revenue                      1. 6%
  2. Non-Tax Revenue                    2. 22.3%
  3. Gross Tax Revenue                  3. 8.4%
  4. Non-debt capital Receipts     4. -2.5%

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-4, B-2, C-1, D-3
  2.  A-1, B-3, C-4, D-2
  3. A-1, B-2, C-3, D-4
  4. A-4, B-3, C-1, D-2

95.

List-I                                                 List II

  1. Litmus                                         1. Tooth enamel Nitrogen
  2. Nitrogen                                      2. Anti microbial agent
  3. Calcium Hydroxyapatite          3. Chips sealed in packet
  4. Hydrogen Peroxide                   4. Lichen

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-4, B-3, C-1, D-2
  2. A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1
  3. A-3, B-4, C-1, D-2
  4. A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1

96.

List-I                                                                 List-II

  1. S.I. unit of power of a lens                                1. V
  2. S.I. unit of electric potential difference          2. Coulomb
  3. Potential difference between two points        3. Diopter
  4. S.I. unit of electric charge                                  4. W/Q

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1
  2. A-3, B-4, C-1, D-2
  3. A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1
  4. A-3, B-1, C-4, D-2

97.

List-I                                                               List-II

  1. Peristaltic movement                             1. Saliva
  2. Gastric glands                                          2. Alimentary canal
  3. Amylase                                                     3. Inner lining of stomach
  4. Bile juice                                                    4. Liver

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1
  2. A-3, B-4, C-1,D-2
  3. A-1, B-2, C-3, D-4
  4. A-2, B-3, C-1, D-4

98.

List-I                                                               List-II

  1. Gregor Mendel            1. Role of earthworms in soil fertility
  2. Harold C. Urey            2. University of Vienna Charles Darwin
  3. Charles Darwin           3. Origin of organic molecules on earth
  4. Dmitri-I-Mendeleev  4. Periodic table

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-3, B-4, C-2, D-1
  2. A-2, B-3.C-1, D-4
  3. A-1, B-2, C-3, D-4
  4. A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1

99.

List-I                                   List-II

Trophy / Cup                    Sports

  1. B.C.Roy Trophy           1. Polo
  2. Ezra Cup                       2. Boat Race
  3. Murugappa Gold Cup 3. Football
  4. Nehru Trophy              4. Hockey

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-3, B-1,C-4, D-2
  2. A-1, B-2,C-3, D-4
  3. A-4, B-2,C-1, D-3
  4. A-2, B-4,C-1, D-3

100.

List-I Person                     List-II Area

  1. Jennifer Doudna         1. Economics
  2. Robert B. Wilson         2. Physics
  3. Andrea M. Ghez          3. Literature
  4. Louise Gluck                4. Chemistry

Choose the correct answer: 

  1. A-1, B-2, C-3, D-4
  2. A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1
  3. A-4, B-1,C-2, D-3
  4. A-3, B-4,C-1, D-2

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One thought on “Solved Paper HAS/HPAS Prelims 2021 [Part-4] – HPPSC Shimla

  1. Kapoor

    Q 89. Blood plasma is pale yellow in colour is correct. Moreover Blood plasma does not contain haemoglobin. So, 1 and 3 cannot be the correct option.

    Reply

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