# Solved papers for Railways R.R.C. (Ahmedabad) Solved Paper Held on 1st Shift 9-11-2014

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• question_answer1) Who can remove the President from his office?

A) Prime Minister

B) Supreme Court

C) Parliament

D) LokSabha

• question_answer2) $4300731-...?...=2535618$

A) 1765113

B) 1865113

C) 1775123

D) 1675123

• question_answer3) The difference between a number and its three fifth is 50. What is the number?

A) 75

B) 100

C) 125

D) 150

• question_answer4) If x is 90% of y, then what per cent of x is y?

A) 90%

B) $111\,\,\frac{1}{9}%$

C) $101\,\,\frac{1}{9}%$

D) 190%

• question_answer5) The average age of 35 students in a class is 16 years. The average age of 21 students is 14. What is the average age of remaining 14 students?

A) 15 years

B) 17 years

C) 18 years

D) 19 years

• question_answer6) What are the important means of resource ? sharing from the centre to states?

A) Tax sharing

B) Grant in Aids

C) Loans

D) All these

• question_answer7) A book was sold for RS. 27-50 with a profit of 10%. If it was sold for RS. 25-75, then what would have been the percentage of loss or profit?

A) Loss 3%

B) Profit 2%

C) Profit 3%

D) Loss 2%

• question_answer8) The price of wheat falls by 16%. By what percentage a person can increase the consumption of wheat so that his overall budget does not change?

A) 16%

B) 18%

C) 18.5%

D) 19.04%

• question_answer9) Arrange the words given below in a meaningful sequence?

 (i) Probation (ii) Interview (iii) Selection (iv) Appointment (v) Advertisement (vi) Application

A) (v), (vi), (iii), (ii), (iv), (i)

B) (v), (vi), (iv), (ii), (iii), (i)

C) (v), (vi), (ii), (iii), (iv), (i)

D) (vi), (v), (iv), (ii), (iii), (i)

• question_answer10) Which of the following stadiums is often called 'Mecca of Cricket'?

A) Eden Gardens, Kolkata

B) Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

C) The Lords, London

D) The Oval, London

• question_answer11) Jeev Milkha Singh is associated with which sport?

A) Volley Ball

B) Athletics

C) Golf

D) Hockey

• question_answer12) A library has 510 visitors on Sundays and 240 on other days. The average number of visitors per day in a month of 30 days beginning with a Sunday is?

A) 250

B) 276

C) 280

D) 285

• question_answer13) The oldest oil refinery in India is at?

A) Jamnagar, Gujarat

B) Digboi, Assam

C) Haldia, near Kolkata

• question_answer14) Who won the Wimbledon Men's singles titles in the year 2014?

A) Roger Federar

B) Novak Djokvic

D) Andre Agassi

• question_answer15) Who presides the joint session of the Pariia-ment?

A) President of India

B) Vice President

C) Speaker of Lok Sabha

D) Chief Justice of India

• question_answer16) The removal of top layer of soil by water or wind is called?

A) Soil wash

B) Silting of soil

C) Soil Creep

D) Soil Erosion

• question_answer17) Who administers the oath of the office to the President?

A) Vice President

B) Chief Justice of India

C) Prime Minister

D) Speaker of the Lok Sabha

• question_answer18) Which one of the following states is the, producer of coffee?

A) Karnataka

B) Kerala

C) Assam

D) West Bengal

• question_answer19) Who became the CEO of Microsoft company?

A) Steve Ballmer

B) John Thompson

C) Indira Nui

• question_answer20) What can a poor farmer do to increase the fertility of his field who cannot afford fertiliser?

A) He should grow eucalyptus tree in his field.

B) He should water his field more fre-quently.

C) He should grow pulses in his field.

D) None of these

• question_answer21) Deepak said to Nitin, "That boy playing football is the younger of the two brothers of the daughter of my father's wife". How is the boy playing football, related to Deepak?

A) Son

B) Brother

C) Cousin

D) Brother-in-law

• question_answer22) In an examination there are three papers and a candidate has to get 35% of the total to pass. In first paper he got 62 out of 150 and in second 35 out of 150. How much he must get out of 180 in the third paper to pass?

A) 60.5

B) 68

C) 70

D) 71

• question_answer23) Who was the founder of Bhartiya Jana Sangh in 1951?

A) Veer Sawarkar

C) Atal Bihari Vajpayee

D) Narendra Modi

• question_answer24) Complete the Series- 1, 2, 3. 6, 9, 18,..,?...,54

A) 18

B) 27

C) 36

D) 81

• question_answer25) Which one of the following dynasties was ruling over Magadha at the time of invasion of India by Alexander?

A) Nanda

B) Maurya

C) Sunga

D) Gupta

• question_answer26) World's largest ship breaking yard is located at?

A) Alang near Bhavnagar

B) Bharunch

C) Vishakhapatnam

D) None of these

• question_answer27) Who is the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand?

A) Vijay Bahuguna

B) B.C. Khanduri

C) Harish Rawat

D) B.C. Koshiyar

• question_answer28) A coal mining area of Damodar Valley is?

A) Korba

B) Sambhalpur

C) Singreni

D) Raniganj

• question_answer29) The Grand Old Man of Indian Politics was?

A) Bipin Chandra Pal

C) Surendranath Banerjee

D) Rasbehari Bose

• question_answer30) The most fertile region of India is

A) The Himalayas

B) The Central Highlands

C) The Indo Gangetic Plain

D) Peninsular India

• question_answer31) Find the odd one out?

A) Owl

B) Eagle

C) Hawk

D) Parrot

• question_answer32) Popping crease is associated with which game

A) Swimming

B) Football

C) Cricket

D) Lawn Tennis

• question_answer33) In the month of July 2014, which committee had submitted report on below poverty line?

A) Narsingham Committee

B) Nilekani Committee

C) Raghuram Rajan Committee

D) Rangrajan Committee

• question_answer34) When was Maharashtra state formed?

A) 5th January, 1968

B) 4th April, 1956

C) 1st May, 1960

D) 2nd July, 1957

• question_answer35) An athlete runs 200 metres race in 24 seconds.

A) 20 kmph

B) 24 kmph

C) 28-5 kmph

D) 30 kmph

• question_answer36) What is the more common name for polymer amino acids?

A) Carbohydrate

B) Enzyme

C) Sugar

D) Protein

• question_answer37) Bibi Ka Maqbara or Taj of Deccan is located in which district of Maharashtra?

A) Amaravati

C) Buldhana

• question_answer38) Who among the following was the first CM of MF

A) KailashKatju

B) Shyama Charan Shukia

C) Ravishankar Shukia

D) None of these

A) G-K.Gokhale

B) Lala Lajpat Rai

C) Surendranath Banerjee

• question_answer40) Maximum Soyabean is produced in which area of MP among the following?

A) Bundelkhand

B) Malwa

C) Baghelkhand

D) None of these

• question_answer41) Congress was founded by?

A) Dadabhai Naoroji and was described nationalist parliament

B) S.N. Banerjee as an All India National Conference

C) A.O. Hume as a Safety Valve for the escape of growing resentments

D) None of these

• question_answer42) Palas were the rulers of?

A) Kannauj

C) Bengal

D) Kashmir

• question_answer43) Which one of the following crops is the greatest beneficiary of the green revolution in terms of production and productivity?

A) Jowar

B) Maize

C) Wheat

D) Rice

• question_answer44) Which of the following is used in Pencil?

A) Graphite

B) Silicon

C) Charcoal

D) Phosphorus

• question_answer45) A person travels a distance of 150 km at an average speed of 50 kmph and returns the same distance at the speed of 30 kmph. His average speed for the whole journey in kmph is?

A) 35

B) 37

C) 37-5

D) 40

• question_answer46) In General Election 2014, Congress party has won......... Lok Sabha seats.

A) 46

B) 59

C) 44

D) 105

• question_answer47) In the latest Railway budget, first bullet train corridor is announced in-

A) Delhi-Agra

B) Mumbai-Chennai

D) None of these

• question_answer48) Who among the following can create a new state in the Indian union?

A) Prime Minister

B) Parliament

C) Union Cabinet

D) Any two or more states combined

• question_answer49) Who is the Prime Minister of Nepal?

C) Sushil Koirala

• question_answer50) The last earthquake in Gujarat was on -

A) 26?01?2001

B) 26?01?2000

C) 26?01?2002

D) 29?03?1999

• question_answer51) Nepanagar has the industry of-

A) Newsprint paper

B) Cement

C) Fertilizer

D) Handloom

• question_answer52) A grocer purchases 80 kg sugar at the rate of Rs. 13.50 per kg and mixed it with 120 kg sugar of the rate of Rs 16 per kg. At what per kg rate he should sell the mixture to gain 16% of profit?

A) Rs. 15.30

B) Rs. 19.18

C) Rs. 17.40

D) Rs. 18.66

• question_answer53) Who founded the Brahmo Samaj?

A) Raja Rammohan Roy

B) Swami Dayanand Saraswati

C) Swami Vivekanand

D) Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar

• question_answer54) Which lake of Pavagadh in Gujarat is formed out of water logged in Volcano?

A) DudhiyaLake

B) MalavLake

C) KankariaLake

D) DalLake

• question_answer55) A shopkeeper has just enough money to purchase 52 cycles which cost Rs. 525 each. If each cycle cost Rs. 21 more, then number of cycles, he will be able to purchase with same amount of money-

A) 40

B) 30

C) 50

D) 20

• question_answer56) "The World is God and God is my Soul" this philosophy is contained in the-

A) Vedas

B) Puranas

D) Ramayana

A) Chlorine

B) Washing soda

C) Potassium permanganate

D) Bleaching powder

• question_answer58) Which of the following is known as the father of local self Government in India?

A) Lord Dalhousie

B) Lord Canning

C) Lord Ripon

D) LordCurzon

A) Closure of a plant due to lock out

B) Closure of a plant due to labour trouble

C) Loss of equipment over time, due to wear. And tear

D) Destruction of a plant in a fire accident

• question_answer60) The President can dissolve the Lok Sabha on-

A) Recommendation of Lok Sabha

B) Recommendation of Rajya Sabha

C) Recommendation of the Chief Justice of India

D) Recommendation of the Prime Minister

• question_answer61) What is the period of South West Monsoon in India?

A) January to May

B) June to September

C) July of December

D) August to November

• question_answer62) Which among the following was the first Civil Disobedience Movement of Mahatma Gandhi in India?

A) Champaran Satyagraha

B) Kheda Satyagraha

C) Bardoli Movement

D) Dandi March

• question_answer63) The air is ......... of gases.

A) mixture

B) compound

C) element

D) None of these

• question_answer64) The folk dance of Assam is called-

A) Chhaho

B) Tamasha

C) Bihu

D) Dandia

• question_answer65) Which of the following groups of rivers fall into the Bay of Bengal?

A) Ganga, Brahamputra and Godavari

D) Both [a] and [b]

• question_answer66) Which of the following contributes the maximum earnings in Indian Railways?

A) Passenger earning

B) Goods traffic earning

C) Sundry earning

D) Earning from suburban local train

• question_answer67) Jahangir was most famous for his-

A) conquests

B) cruelty

C) love for justice

D) religious intolerance

• question_answer68) The term of Rajya Sabha member is-

A) six years

B) determined by the state legislative assembly of a state

C) four years

D) None of these

• question_answer69) What is 15% of Rs.34?

A) Rs.5-10

B) Rs.3-40

C) Rs.3-75

D) Rs.4-50

• question_answer70) Match the Column - I with Column - II and select the correct option from the codes given below-

 Column ? I Column ? II Name of Vitamin Deficiency disease [a] Vitamin ${{B}_{1}}$ 1. Scurvy [b] Vitamin ${{B}_{3}}$ 2. Night blindness [c] Vitamin C 3. Pellagra [d] Vitamin A 4. Beri-Beri

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

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

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

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

• question_answer71) Which among the following states is located in the east of Maharashtra?

A) Chhattisgarh

B) Gujarat

C) Kerala

D) Karnataka

• question_answer72) 10 women can complete a work in 7 days and 10 children take 14 days to complete the same work. How many days will 5 women and 10 children take to complete the same work?

A) 3

B) 5

C) 7

D) 9

• question_answer73) In which of the following cities is Ling Raja Temple located?

A) Bhubaneshwar

B) Bijapur

C) Ellora

D) Kolkata

• question_answer74) Who, among the following presided over the Buddhist Council held during the reign of Kanishka at Kashmir?

A) Parshwa

B) Nagarjuna

C) Shudraka

D) Vasumitra

• question_answer75) Why are acids always stored in glass containers and not in metallic ones?

A) Glass containers are transparent.

B) Glass containers are cheaper.

C) Metallic containers are not easily available.

D) Metal reacts with the acid stored in them.

• question_answer76) Harihara and Bukka founded which Indian Kingdom/dynasty?

A) Bahamani

B) Vijayanagar

C) Marathas

D) None of these

• question_answer77) Which of the following committees, examined and suggested financial sector reforms?

A) Abid Hussain Committee

B) Bhagwati Committee

C) Chelliah Committee

D) Narsingham Committee

A) less need for irrigation

B) preservation of soil fertility

D) facility of growing more than one crop in the same piece of land

• question_answer79) In a quarter final match of FIFA World Cup 2014, which Brazilian player had got serious injury?

A) Neymar Jr.

B) Messi

C) Ronaldinho

D) Ronaldo

• question_answer80) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was born at-

A) Surat

B) Vardoli

D) None of these

• question_answer81) Coastal part of Unified Andhra Pradesh and Odish often face natural disaster due to-

A) Landslides

B) Earthquakes

D) Cyclones

• question_answer82) A sum of money is sufficient to pay the wages of X for 21 days and Y's wages for 28 days. The same money is sufficient to pay the wages of both for-

A) 12 days

B) 13 days

C) 14 days

D) 16 days

• question_answer83) Who is the speaker of Lok Sabha?

A) Mrs. Meera Kumar

B) Mrs. Sumitra Mahajan

C) Shivraj Patil

D) Amit Shah

• question_answer84) In fireworks, the green flame is produced due to-

A) Sodium

B) Barium

C) Mercury

D) Potassium

• question_answer85) Heat causes solid to change it's-

A) State

B) Size

C) Shape

D) Composition

• question_answer86) Pipe A can fill an empty tank in 5 hours, while pipe B can empty the full tank in 6 hours. If both are opened in empty tank, time taken to fill it up completely is-

A) 30 hrs.

B) 20 hrs.

C) 10 hrs.

D) 40 hrs.

• question_answer87) The average monthly salary of 20 employees in an organisation is Rs. 1500. If manager's salary is added then average salary increases by Rs. 100. What is the manager's monthly salary?

A) Rs. 2, 000

B) Rs. 2, 400

C) Rs. 3, 600

D) Rs. 4, 800

• question_answer88) Who among the following Mughal emperors has wrote his autobiography in Persian?

A) Babur

B) Akbar

C) Jahangir

D) Aurangzeb

• question_answer89) Multinational retail giant Carrefour is head- quartered in which country?

A) France

B) U.K.

C) Germany

D) Italy

• question_answer90) An express train travelled at an average speed of 100 kmph, stopping for 3 minutes after every 75 km. How much time it will take to reach the destination of 600 km?

A) 6 hrs 30 minutes

B) 6 hrs 21 minutes

C) 6 hrs 27 minutes

D) 6 hrs 40 minutes

• question_answer91) Which of the following is a correct difference between Weaving and Knitting?

A) Weaving is done with machine while knitting is done with hand only.

B) Weaving uses two sets of yam while knitting involves only one yam.

C) Weaving is done for silk only and knitting is done for wool only.

D) All of these

• question_answer92) One horse power is equal to-

A) 749 watts

B) 756 watts

C) 736 watts

D) 746 watts

• question_answer93) World Cancer Day is observed on-

A) 22nd February

B) 28th February

C) 4th February

D) 7th February

• question_answer94) Who was the Chief Minister of Maharashtra during the terrorist attack of 26 November 2008?

A) Ashok Ch0avhan

B) Vilasrao Deshmukh

C) Sushilkumar Shinde

D) Prithviraj Chavhan

• question_answer95) In which of the following types of economy are the factors of productions owned individually?

A) Capitalist

B) Socialist

C) Mixed

D) Both [a] and [b]

• question_answer96) Fibres are separated from cotton balls by the process of

A) Winnowing

C) Ginning

D) Spinning

• question_answer97) What is the position of Gujarat in production of Salt in India?

A) First

B) Second

C) Third

D) Sixth

A) Water: Air

B) CPU: Hard Disk

C) Ship: Oil

D) Software: Computer

• question_answer99) Who was the most distinguished Hindi poet in Akbar's court?

A) Birbal

B) Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana

C) Raja Bhagwan Das

D) Raja Man Singh

• question_answer100) Who was the last ruler of Lodi Dynasty?

A) Bahlol Lodi

B) Ibrahim Lodi

C) Daulat Khan Lodi

D) Sikandar Lodi