Previous Year TNPSC Group 1 Questions 2017 Set 11

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    101. The book "An Era of Darkness - The British Empire in India", released in 2016, is written by
    A. Amerthia Sen
    B. Shashi Tharoor
    C. N. Ram
    D. Taslima Nasrin​

    102. During the year 2016, total number of Indian Satellites launched by ISRO is
    A. 3
    B. 4
    C. 5
    D. 6

    103. The valence electron of the impurity atom that is to be added to germanium crystal so as to make it a n-type semiconductor is
    A. 6
    B. 5
    C. 4
    D. 3​

    104. A particle executes S.H.M. The acceleration of the particle is maximum
    A. at extreme position
    B. at mean position
    C. midway between mean and extreme position
    D. acceleration is same at all position​

    105. The velocity of sound is maximum in
    A. Water
    B. Air
    C. Metal
    D. Vacuum​

    106. Which enzyme catalyses the conversion of Pyruvic Acid into Acetyl co-enzyme A in the respiratory process?
    A. Pyruvic acid oxidase
    B. Pyruvate synthetase
    C. Aconitase
    D. Pyruvate dehydrogenase

    107. Match the following algal pigments with their colour:
    Pigment - Colour
    A. Chlorophyll 1. Orange
    B. Xanthophyll 2. Green
    C. Garotenoid 3. Blue Green
    D. Phycocyanin 4. Yellow

    108. Aestivation is seen in
    A. Amphibians
    B. Chimpanzee
    C. Salmon
    D. Squirrels​

    109. Match the following:
    Disease - Test
    A. Leprosy 1. Glycosylated haemoglobin test
    B. Typhoid fever 2. Lepromin test
    C. Tuberculosis 3. Widal test
    D. Diabetes 4. Mantoux test
    A. 1 342

    110. Consider the following two statements consisting of
    Assertion A. and Reason (R) and select your answer using the codes given below:
    Assertion (A): The temple was not merely a place of worship; it filled a large place in the cultural and economic life of the Tamil people.
    Reason (R): Its construction and maintenance offered employment to a number of architects and craftsmen.
    A. Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
    B. Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
    C. (A) is true and (R) is false
    D. (A) is false and (R) is true​

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