Licchavi Lyceum


Licchavi Lyceum

WBPSC Solved Question Paper 2015

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#1. Select the correct meaning of the idiom underlined below :
The singer was not in voice.

#2. Fill in the blank with the correct word :
_______ his illness, he attended the function.

#3. Fill in the blank with the correct word :
The stream was_______by the waterfall.

#4. Fill in the blank with the correct word :
A _________ Star was seen in the sky.

#5. 'Puts one in mind' means

#6. 'Book' may be used with

#7. Choose the correct meaning of the word from the alternatives given below :


#8. Put in a correct participle in the blank space Mary______, we were freed from anxiety

#9. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the word underlined below :

The crowd felt stupefied by the lecture.

#10. Choose the word opposite in meaning to the word underlined below:

The silence of the children was sinister.

#11. 'Hand and glove' means

#12. Use suitable auxiliary verb to fill in the blank space:
Mother says you ______ to go to the market at once.

#13. Fill in the space with an Infinitive :
________ _________ fault is easy

#14. There was a ______ on the midnight train. (Insert correct phrasal verb)

#15. Insert correct adverb phrase in the blank space :
Do this in a short time, in a ______ manner.

#16. Insert proper proper preposition in the sentence :
He hinted ______ some loss treasure.

#17. Fill in the blank with the correct word :
You had better ______ permission.

#18. Fill in with relative pronoun the blank space below :
Who ______ saw her did not pity her ?

#19. Fill in with relative pronoun the blank space below :
The sun, _______ rays give life to the earth, was regarded by the ancients as a god.

#20. Select the correct meaning of the idiom underlined below :
No one dare call in question his honesty.

#21. 'Approval' may be expressed by the following Interjection :

#22. A person on the verge of death of an illness is :

#23. An endocrinologist deals with :

#24. A stoic person can :

#25. Insert proper preposition in the sentence :
Here is the Watch _____ you asked _____.

#26. Identify the Mughal painter not maintioned by Abul Fazl ?

#27. In which year was the Pitts India Act passed?

#28. In which of the following plans did India experience two successive wars?

#29. In which year did the Cabinet Mission come to India?

#30. In a class of 60 where boys are twice that of girls, Ram ranked 17th from the top. If there are 9 boys ahead of Ram, how many girls are after him in the rank?

#31. Which language was replaced by English as the official language for the government of India in 1835 ?

#32. The first plan holiday in independent India covered the period—

#33. What was the effective date of the partition of Bengal?

#34. Between whom and when was the Treaty of Bassein signed

#35. ‘Stammering’ is to ‘Speech’ as Deafness is to

#36. The New Agricultural Strategy was introduced in India in the decade of—

#37. During the uprising of 1857, which part of India vas largely unaffected"

#38. When and where was the 'Gadar Party' founded?

#39. If the sequence of the alphabets is reversed which of the following would be the 14th letter from your left?

#40. When was the Hindu Widow Remarriage Act passed

#41. An economy may be analytically classified into —

#42. Who passed the ‘Vernacular Press Act’?

#43. What should come in the place of (?) in the given series ? ACE, FGH, ? PON

#44. The major difference between the moderates and the extremists in the Congress session of 1907 was regarding

#45. Paint : :Artist: : Wood: ?

#46. The minimum age for being eligible to vote in the Indian Elections was reduced from 21 years to 18 years in the decade of—

#47. Who among the following was not associated with the Home Rule Movement ?

#48. When the Muslim League was established?

#49. acme;: mace: :alga: ?

#50. Which of the following institutions of Indian is the chief advisory body on the distribution of tax revenue between the Centre and the States?

#51. Who introduced the system of Civil Services?

#52. In a certain code ‘CONTRIBUTOR’ is written as ‘RTNOCIROTUB How is ‘PROHIBITION’ written in that code?

#53. The credit co-operative institution at the village level is called

#54. Who was the defence lawyer at the INA trials of 1946?

#55. Who was Titumir?
The leader of

#56. If ‘CAT’ and ‘BOAT’ are written as ‘XZG’ and ‘YLZG’ respectively in a code language how is ‘EGG’ to be written in the same language?

#57. Peasant farming means

#58. Who introduced the railways and telegraphs in India?

#59. If water is called black, black is called tree, tree is called blue, blue is called rain, rain is called pink and pink is called fish in a certain language then what is the colour of sky called in that language?

#60. NABARD is asociated with

#61. Who was referred to by Lord Mountbatten as the ‘one man frontier army’?

#62. Name one book written by Swami Vivekananda

#63. A man walks 3 km northwards and then turns left and goes 2 km. He again turns left and goes 3 km. He turns right and walks straight. In which direction he is walking now?

#64. Which of the following upheavals took place in Bengal immediately after the Revolt of 1857?

#65. If the rural landlord also supplies rural credit to the tentas, it is called

#66. When did the Dundi March take place ?

#67. Three of the following four are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group ?

#68. The first Maratha War took place during the tenure of

#69. Industrial crodit is available from

#70. One morning after sunrise Bikram and Shailesh were standing in a lawn with their back towards each other. Bikram’s shadow fell exactly towards left-hand side. Which direction Shailesh was facing?

#71. Tattwabodhini Sabha was founded by

#72. Who was the founder of the Indian Assocaition?

#73. Three of the following four are alike in certian way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group ?

#74. In an examination Raj got more marks than Moti but not as many as Meena. Meena got more marks than Ganesh and Rupali. Ganesh got less marks than Moti but his marks are not the lowest in the group. Who is second in the descending order of marks

#75. When was the ‘Azad Hind Fauj formed?

#76. The author of Kadambari was

#77. If there were no atmosphere, the earth would have been

#78. Which Viceroy English Governor General of India was murdered by a comict in the Andaman Islands

#79. When did the Jalianwalabagh Massacre take place?

#80. If EARTHQUAKE is coded as MOGPENJOSM then EQUATE will be coded as

#81. If COUNTRY coded in certain way as EMWLVPA, ELECTORATE If COUNTRY will be coded in the same manner as

#82. ‘Pencil’ is to ‘Write’ as ‘Knife’ is to

#83. 2014 Nobel award in Physics is associated with the invention of which type of LED?

#84. The Lucknow Pact (1916) was signed by

#85. The solar cooker works on the same principle as

#86. Geographical concentration of industries generates

#87. Who was the founder Commander of the Indian National Army (INA)?

#88. Hydraulic press is based on

#89. The Arya Samaj at Bombay was founded in

#90. Pointing to a photograph of a girl, Rajan said ‘She has no sister or daughter but her mother is the only daughter of my mother.’ How is the girl in the photograph related with Rajan’s mother?

#91. LED stands for

#92. The upper House of the State Legislature is called

#93. Gandhiji’s famous comment ‘A post dated cheque on a crashing bank’ was delivered during the visit of

#94. At what temperature, Celcius and Fahrenheit readings will be same ?

#95. Who was the founder of the ‘Indian Independence League:?

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#106. The Indian Peninsula is surrounded by water on

#107. The slogan ' Inquilab Zindabad ' was given by

#108. The compound that cannot be kept in glass vessel because it reacts with glass is

#109. Babloo ranked 16th from the top and 29th from the bottom among those who passed an examination. 6 boys did not participate in the competition and 5 failed in the examination. How many boys were there in that class?

#110. West Bengal has international boundaries on

#111. How many grams of NaOH are needed to make 100 ml. of 0.5 m solution of NaOH ? (Atomic Weight : Na= 23, O= 16, H= 1

#112. The Railway Budget of India is

#113. Who was the first woman President of the Indian National Congress?

#114. The North flowing rivers of West Bengal are

#115. Chemically Aspirin is—

#116. Select the one which is different from the other three

#117. The most important reason for the construction of the Farakka Barrage was

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#130. The Mouza in the Indian census refers to

#131. Which of the following gets its name from a river in the Democratic Republic of Congo?

#132. During cell division, DNA synthesis takes place in

#133. Attack on the office of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo took place in Jannuary, 2015 in -

#134. Dry farming is possible because of

#135. In monohibrid cross of Mendel, when a pure tall plant was crossed with a dwarf plant, all the F, progeny were tall, because of

#136. The new book of Hillary Clinton released in June, 2014 is

#137. Simon Commission was appointed for

#138. Indian Standard Time is calculated along a line of longitude passing through

#139. One of the characteristics of the atmosphere of prebiotic primitive earth was

#140. World cancer Day was observed in 2015 across the world on

#141. Partition of bengal was withdrawn in

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#154. Coal mine disasters in West Bengal are due to

#155. The Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, that started commercial production in 2014 is located in—

#156. The leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha enjoys the rank of a

#157. Satellites provide information about

#158. The most superior industrial coal of West Bengal in of

#159. In which year the capital of India was shifted from Calcutta to Delhi?

#160. The National Bal Swachchhta Mission was launched by the Government of India on

#161. Coal, Petrolim and Natural Gas are examples of

#162. How many private commercial banks were nationalised in 1969 ?

#163. Who was appointed the new Chairman of Prasar Bharti Board on 28th October, 2014 for a three year term?

#164. Petroleum Refineries in India mostly have

#165. The term of office of a Rajya Sabha member is

#166. The Justice Mukkul Mudgal Committee that submitted its final report to the Supreme Court in November 2014 had been constituted to conduct inquary into

#167. Tamil Nadu is the only state with more than ne major port because

#168. The monetary policy of India is formed by

#169. Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who passed away in April,2014, had got Nobel prize in 1982, in

#170. Who wrote the autobiography “One Life is not enough”?

#171. Social Forestry scheme promotes

#172. The Swachchh Bharat Mission was launched by the Prime Minister of India in 2014 on the occasion of the birth anniversary of—

#173. The system of Indian democracy is

#174. The first five year plan in India was introduced in

#175. In 2014, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2013 was given to

#176. The one rupee currency notes of India are issued by

#177. ‘Tasar’ silk fibre is produced by

#178. Theory of Plate Tectonics explains

#179. Heavy indusrialisation was introduce in india in the

#180. One turn of DNA helix measures

#181. A bill of a state legislature becomes an Act when

#182. An area will be described as urban if it has

#183. Phenotypic ratio of Mendelian Dihybrid cross is

#184. The first Chairperson of the State Bank of India appointed in 2013 was ?

#185. The total number of medals won by India in the 2014

#186. Cranial nerve in mammals are

#187. The EXIM Bank of India deals with

#188. The most densely populated Indian state in the 2011 conus is

#189. Which was the ancient port of Indus Civilization?

#190. The first Indian to be appointed as Chief Economist of the World Bank in September, 2012 is -

#191. The first female bishop of the Church of England is

#192. Marginal workers are people with

#193. Which of the following was a Buddhist genealogical text?

#194. In the tirupari session whom did subhas bose defeat to become the congress president ?

#195. On 16th February, 2015, a civil muchar cooperation agreement was reached between India and which country ?

#196. Which among the following sultans of the Slave dynasty was not a slave?

#197. Where was the 45th International Film Festival of India organized in 2014

#198. Green Revolution was confined to

#199. During whose rule was the Zabt system of revenue settlement introduce ?

#200. When the Pakistan Resolution was formally passed?

#201. In an examination Raj got more marks than Moti but not a many as Meena. Meena got more marks than Ganesh and Rupal. Ganesh got less marks than Moti but his marks are not the lowest in the group. Who is second in the descending of order marks ?

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