KVS PGT 23rd December 2018 Questions with Answers
Part - I
1. Complete the following sentence by using the correct form of the verb. Use the options given below:
I didn’t bring my wallet, since you invited me to lunch I guessed you ____________.
(1) had given some money
(2) will have some money on you
(3) might have had some money on you
(4) might given some money
2. Choose the description that best captures the meaning of the word INCORRIGIBLE:
(1) showing extreme resistance to certain types of food
(2) having resilience and tenacity not usually found in others.
(3) displaying signs of fatigue and infection in the body
(4) having had habits that cannot be changes pr improved
3. Choose the word/phrase that gives the best meaning of the word underlined in this sentence:
Your findings are original but you haven’t familiarized yourself with the nomenclature of the specimens.
(1) System of classifying things
(2) uses of
(3) value of
(4) system of naming things
4. Improve the underlined phrase in the following sentence with the help of given options:
Applications for this position should be filed by next Saturday latest.
(1) latest next Saturday
(2) latest by Saturday next
(3) next Saturday at the latest
(4) next Saturday latest
5. Complete the following sentence by using the correct form of the verb. Use the options given below:
She was too nervous to speak before such a large audience and ____________.
(1) was prompted
(2) will be prompted
(3) has to be prompted
(4) had to be prompted
6. Choose the word most nearly OPPOSITE in meaning to the given word: DILATE
7. Choose the one meaning which best expressed the idiom, Hobson’s choice.
(1) a situation on which you have no choice because of you don’t accept what is given, you get nothing at all
(2) a situation in which you have all choice but if you accept the choice you forfeit the right to choice again.
(3) a choice where your fortunes have already been decided before you exercise the choice
(4) a choice which is a win-win situation for parties involved in unlike business
8. Choose the right description that best captures the meaning of the word, MARGINALIA:
(1) members of a group who do not actually fight but observe combat from outside
(2) notes written in the margins of a book or documents you have read
(3) people who have had an experience of border countries and territories
(4) marked with pencil and drawn on the roofs of public buildings
9. Identify the part of the following sentence that has/may have an error.
Roses grow with abundance against this old wall in this season
(1) (2) (3) (4)
10. Improve the underlined phrase in the following sentences with the help of given options:
Raju seemed to be living at some remove from reality.
(1) from some remove
(2) in a remove
(3) at one remove
(4) at certain remove
Part - I
11. 'कबीर' का संबंध किस काव्यधारा से है ?
(1) ज्ञानमार्गी निर्गुण भक्तिधारा
(2) राम भक्तिधारा
(3) प्रेममार्गी सूफी काव्यधारा
(4) कृष्ण भक्तिधारा
12. रामधारी सिंह 'दिनकर' की प्रसिद्ध रचना का नाम हैं :
13. अनेकार्थक शब्द के रूप में 'गुरु' का कौन-सा अर्थ अनुपयुक्त है?
(2) एक नक्षत्र
(3) पचाने में कठिन
14. "..................... हो क्या? किसी बात पर तो दृढ़ रहो।"
रिक्त स्थान के लिए उपयुक्त मुहावरा होगा :
(1) सोने पे सुहागा
(2) बेपेंदी का लोटा
(3) मोटी अक्ल का
(4) पत्थर की लकीर
15. "टॉस युवा भारतीय टीम ने जीता और बल्लेबाज़ी प्रारंभ की''।
उपर्युक्त वाक्य के उद्देश्य' को किस विकल्प में सही प्रदर्शित किया गया है?
(1) युवा भारतीय टीम ने
(4) भारतीय टीम ने
16. जब अर्थ का ग्रहण अभिधा से न हो किंतु उससे संबद्ध हो तो अर्थग्रहण कराने वाली शब्द-शक्ति को कहेंगे :
(2) अभिधा मूला
17. दूर से फेंककर चलाया जाने वाला हथियार कहलाता
18. "........................ के कारण मैं रस्सी को साँप समझ बैठा।''
रिक्त स्थान के लिए उपयुक्त शब्द होगा :
19. अर्थ व्यक्त करने वाली सबसे छोटी इकाई है।
*20. 'स्नेह' का शाब्दिक अर्थ नहीं है।
*Question Asked Was Wrong
Part - II
General Knowledge & Current Affairs
21. Where among the following has the world’s largest solar park recently been inaugurated?
22. Who moved the Objectives Resolution which stated the aims of the Constituent Assembly?
(1) B.R. Ambedkar
(2) Rajendra Prasad
(3) B.N. Rau
(4) Jawaharlal Nehru
23. One of the following is true about the Harappan script:
(1) It is comparable to the Roman script.
(2) It is written from left to right like the Devanagari.
(3) It is an alphabetic script.
(4) It is a pictographic script.
24. Which one of the following settlement pattern is likely to develop in plain fertile agricultural regions?
25. Who among the following recently won the special Golden Man Booker Prize, which marks 50th anniversary of the prestigious award, Man Booker Prize?
(1) Michael Ondaatje
(2) Kiran Desai
(3) V.S. Naipaul
(4) Salman Rushdie
26. Which of the following statements is not true, regarding the ‘Brown Agenda’?
(1) The emphasis of Brown Agenda is on Inter-generational equity
(2) Brown agenda deals with locals issues of the urban poor and the disadvantaged
(3) Brown agenda deals with environmental issues, associated with urban and industrial areas
(4) Brown agenda deals with issues such as pollution, waste disposal and the provision of safe drinking water and affordable housing.
27. The introduction of economic and political reform policies of Perestroika is associated with which of the following political leader?
(1) Nikita Khrushchev
(2) Mikhail Gorbachev
(3) Boris Yeltsin
(4) Vladimir Putin
28. When did sustainable development goals come into effect?
(1) January 2016
(2) July 2016
(3) January 2015
(4) July 2015
29. Who won the silver medal in badminton in the Asian Games, 2018?
(1) Saina Nehwal
(2) Syed Modi
(3) P.V. Sindhu
(4) Taipeis Tai Tzuying
30. In which Population interactions both the species benefit?
Part – II
31. Select the correct alternative from the given one that will complete the number series.
7, 14, 42, 168, ___?____
32. Five friends A, B, C, D and E are sitting on a bench in such a way that:
(a) C is sitting to immediate left of A.
(b) B is sitting to the right of A and D.
(c) E is sitting to the left of C and A.
Who is sitting in the middle?
33. Select the correct option which is related to the third term in the same way as second term is related to the first.
NQSW : MPRV : : CFHL : ?
34. If SUPREAME is coded as DLDSRTO, How would BROUGHT be coded?
35. In a row of children, Bhavana is ninth from the left and Ashu is thirteenth from the right. They exchange their positions and then Bhavana becomes seventeenth from the left. Find the new position of Ashu from the right end of the row.
36. A man stands facing West. He 1350 Clockwise and then he turned 1800 anticlockwise. Then, he turned 450 clockwise. What was his final direction?
37. Complete the following figure matrix by selecting the right figure from the given options.
38. In Family of six, there are three men X, Y and Z and three women A, B and C. The Family has an Architect, a Lawyer, a Professor, a Chartered Accountant, a Doctor and an Engineer. The description of family is given below:
- There are two married couples and two unmarried persons
- The doctor is married to Lawyer
- X is married to the CA
- A’s father is a professor
- The Lawyer is C’s daughter-in-law
- Z is not A’s husband
- Y is not X’s son, nor is he an Architect or Professor
Who is the Architect?
39. Choose out the odd one:
Tricycle, Trident, Trifle, Tricolour
40. Count the number of rectangles of any size embedded in the given figure and select the right answer from the given options.
Part - II
41. Speed of internet connection is measured in ___________.
42. File with ___________________ extension stores _____________ and file with ____________ extension stores ______________.
(1) bmp, image, mp3, sound
(2) jpeg, image, sound, mp3
(3) bmp, sound, mp3, song
(4) bmp, sound, mp3, image
43. FAQ stands for:
(1) Favourite Asked Question
(2) Favourite and Answered Questions
(3) Frequently Answered Questions
(4) Frequently Asked Questions
44. The top most row of keys on the standard keyboard contains ____________ keys, and the longest key on the keyboard is __________.
(1) number, enter key
(2) function, enter key
(3) function, space bar
(4) alphabetic, space bar
45. Computer which offer information are called _____________ , and those which seek information are called ___________.
(1) clients, serves
(2) Applications, complex software
(3) System software, application software
(4) Servers, clients
46. Hitting ____________ key and ____________ will open a dialogue box for searching a word in pdf file.
(1) Ctrl, F
(2) Ctrl, S
(3) Alt, F
(4) Alt, S
47. Which of the following is not a type of printer?
48. Email-addresses in ______________ field are visible to all recipients. Email addresses in ______________ field are visible to only the recipient.
(1) To and Bcc. Cc
(2) To and Cc, Bcc
(3) Bcc, To
(4) Cc and Bcc, To
49. Choose the best Option:
An antivirus program is designed to ______________ computer virus.
(1) scan device and identify
(2) scan device, identify and eliminate
(3) scan device and eliminate
(4) identify and eliminate
50. Which of the following actions will not delete a file on windows desktop?
(1) select file, hit delete key
(2) double click on file, hit delete key
(3) drag and drop in recycle bin
(4) select file -> right click -> delete
Part - II
51. Which of the following are characteristics features of communication?
(a) It involves exchange of ideas, facts and questions
(b) It is a continuous process
(c) It is both verbal and non-verbal
(d) It is synchronous in nature
(1) (a), (b) and (d)
(2) (b), (c) and (d)
(3) (a), (c) and (d)
(4) (a), (b) and (c)
52. Which of the following plans may be least learner centred?
(1) Instructional Plan
(2) Unit Plan
(3) Lesson plan
(4) Activity plan
53. The concept of curriculum development excludes:
(1) International considerations
(2) Family aspirations
(3) Societal goals
(4) National goals
54. For conducting physics experiments, a science laboratory should necessarily have:
(1) Gas connection
(2) Drainage system
(3) Availability of natural light and ventilation
(4) Demonstration Table
55. What is meant by plus curriculum for special needs children?
(1) Additional curriculum for special needs children
(2) Curriculum on skill areas which are specific to special difficulties of CWSN
(3) A modified curriculum for education of the children with special needs (CWSN)
(4) Lessons or academic content meant for CWSN
56. The idea behind supplementary learning material is to:
(1) Provide material in less important areas
(2) Increase learner’s text reading interests
(3) Further enrich learner’s interest in various subjects
(4) Provide material in the areas not covered by the teacher
57. It is suggested that a teacher can improve her/his communication by following _________ C’s and _________ S’s which of the below given alternative holds true?
(1) Six C’s and Three S’s
(2) Eight C’s and Four S’s
(3) Seven C’s and Four S’s
(4) Seven C’s and three S’s
58. A science teacher has joined a rural school at the beginning of the academic session. Which of the following tests he should use?
(1) Situational test
(2) Diagnostic test
(3) Achievement test
(4) In basket test
59. One essential features of a good teaching aid is:
(1) Low cost
(3) Involving participation of maximum senses
(4) Easy to handle
60. The Classic format of the lesson plan is as per ____________.
(1) Herbertian steps
(2) Hila Taba steps
(3) Hilgardian steps
(4) Haber’s steps
61. The term ‘Grape-vine Communications’ refers to:
(1) formal communication
(2) informal communication
(3) advertisement and publicity
(4) selective perception
62. The phenomenon in telecommunication and media industry to integrate services, content offering and means of communication under one core technology is termed as:
(2) On-line Communication
(4) Integrated media
63. A Child who reads “dog” as “god” or “bat” as “tab” suffers from which type of disability?
64. In curricular construction, the act of dividing content as per the class levels will come under:
(1) Selection of content
(2) Gradation of content
(3) Organisation of content
(4) Classification of content
65. An intinerant teacher is one who is:
(1) qualified to offer special services in different inclusive/integrated schools
(2) expert in a number of curricular areas
(3) a special teacher appointed for a particular inclusive school
(4) a special teacher appointed temporarily on ad hoc basis
66. Hearing impaired children exhibit:
(1) barriers in communication by language
(2) barriers in moving around
(3) barriers in individuals self-care skills
(4) barriers in tactile skills
67. The purpose of achievement test is not to:
(1) Know what students have learnt
(2) Know the areas where the learners are weak
(3) Grade learners as sharp, weak and average
(4) Ascertain the fulfillment of scholastic goals
68. Identify the statements that are consistent with the social model of disability:
(a) Impairments should be fixed by medical or other treatments.
(b) Disability is caused by the way society is organized.
(c) Impairment is the focus of attention.
(d) The children are valued in their own right.
(1) (b) and (d)
(2) (a) and (c)
(3) (a) and (d)
(4) (b), (c) and (d)
69. Which of the following is not true about M.R. children?
(1) They lack in ability to generalize
(2) They feel difficulty in abstraction
(3) They are poor in communication ability
(4) They can understand cause-effect relationship
70. A good test should not have: