HCS-2014-Prelims- General Studies and CSAT Question Paper with answers

HPSC Question Papers

91- Sati was declared a punishable offence in

(A) 1727

(B) 1729

(C) 1829

(D) 1834

 

92- Who Instituted Scientific Society in 1863 to create a scientific temperament among the Muslims and to make the Western knowledge available to Indians in their own language?

(A) Mohammad Iqbal

(B) Sir Syed Ahmed khan

(C) Karim Ali

(D) Inayat Ali

 

93- The East India Association was founded by ………in 1866.

(A) Lord Lyveden

(B) Raja Radhakanta Dv

(C) Dbndranath Tagor

(D) Dadabhai Narorji

 

94- In 1877 the entrance age to ICS was reduced from 21 to ……

(A) 17

(B) 18

(C) 19

(D) 20

 

95- Who was the first to give the call for Swarajya- “India for Indians”?

(A) Dayanand Saraswati

(B) Lokmanya Tilak

(C) Sri Aurbindo

(D) Bhagat Singh

 

96- National Book Trust was established by Government of India.

(A) In the year 1956

(B) In the year 1950

(C) In the year 1957

(D) In the year 1958

 

97- The Environmental (Protection) Act was enacted in 1986 was last amended in

(A) 1992

(B) 2001

(C) 2011

(D) 2012

 

98- National Green Tribunal in India has been established in the year.

(A) 2009

(B) 2010

(C) 2012

(D) 2013

 

99- The Biological Diversity Act 2002 was born out of India’s attempt to realize the objectives of enshrine in the

(A) United Nation Convention on Biological Diversity 1991.

(B) United Nation Convention on Biological Diversity 1992

(C) United Nation Convention on Biological Diversity 1993.

(D) United Nation Convention on Biological Diversity 1994.

 

100- The Government of India enacted Wild Life (Protection) Act 1972 with the objectives of

(A) Effectively protecting the protected wildlife of this country and to control smuggling and to illegalize trade in wildlife and its derivatives.

(B) Effectively protecting the wildlife to move from one place to another into inhabited places

(C) Effectively protecting the wildlife of this country and to control poaching, smuggling and illegal trade in wildlife and its derivatives.

(D) None of the above