I – TERMINAL EXAMINATION, 2009
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE & COMPUTER STUDIES
Time : 3 hrs.
Answer the following questions.
a. Which shark has the strongest bite ?
b. Who wrote ‘The Divine Comedy’ ?
c. Name the tiny bird that weight only 34.7 gms.
d. Name the world’s oldest active volcano.
e. What is the other name of thermometer cricket ?
Fill in the blanks.
a. The rain fall in the cold deserts is in the form of _______.
b. _______ was Arjuna’s charioteer in Kurukshetra.
c. _______ wrote chitra.
d. Summer hibernation is called _______.
e. Spooner was a warden at _______ university.
Math the following.
a. African lungfish
Tons of soil
c. Arundhati Roy
d. Sons of Toil
Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
e. Greek Death Sentence
Tick the correct answer.
a. Dr. Rajendra Prasad bacame the First President of India on 25th January
1950 / 26th January 1950.
b. Gandhiji launched non-cooperation movement on the year 1920 / 1925.
c. The treaty that formally ended the world war I in 1919 between Allies and
Germany was peace Treaty / Versailles Treaty.
d. The two countries that declared war against Germany were great Britain
and Japan / France.
e. The world war II began on 11th September 1939 / 3rd September 1939.
Write ‘True’ are ‘False’.
a. Indus Valley civilization developed on the banks of the river Indus.
b. Chandrayaan-I is the first Indian mission to the moon.
c. Jalianwala Bagh massacre happened on 13th April 1929.
d. The fourth Indi-Pak war is popularly known as Kargil war.
e. Prithviraj Chauhan defeated Mohammed Gauri in 1191 in Battle of Plassey.
Name the following.
a. The tropical storms forming in Indian ocean are called.
b. A fine vapour that blurs our vision.
c. A thin dispersion of dust and smoke which affects visibility.
d. The tree that given