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

HPSC Question Papers

71- What is the precise time taken by the earth for one rotation?

(A) 24 hours

(B) 24 hours 30 minute

(C) 23 hours 56 minutes 4.09 seconds

(D) 24 hours 5 minutes 5.02 seconds


72- LPG is mainly a mixture of

(A) Butane and Isobutane

(B) Propane and Isobutane

(C) Propane and Butane

(D) Propane and Tetralin


73- Which is the most common isotope of uranium found in nature?

(A) Uranium 235

(B) Uranium 238

(C) Carbon 14

(D) Rubidium 87


74- Which strait divides Europe from Africa?

(A) Bosporus

(B) Bering

(C) Gibraltar

(D) Dover


75- Nangal is known for

(A) Copper

(B) Oil Refinery

(C) Fertilizer

(D) Penicillin industry


76- Which one of the following ranges forms the water divide between Narmada and Tapti rivers?

(A) Satpura

(B) Aravalli

(C) Vindhya

(D) Kaimur


77- Indian standard time is the local time of

(A) Allahabad

(B) Chennai

(C) Calcutta

(D) Madhya Pradesh


78- Which river of India is called Vridha Ganga?

(A) Krishna

(B) Narmada

(C) Godavari

(D) Kaveri


79- Duncan Passage is situated between

(A) Minicoy and Amindiv

(B) South Andaman and Little Andaman

(C) Minicoy and Maldives

(D) Little Andaman and Car Nicobar


80- Which one is not the Previous Company Law?

(A) The Indian Companies Act 1882

(B) The Indian Companies Act 1914

(C) The Companies Act 1956

(D) The Company Act 2013