State Service Exam Paper Set for practice

State Service Exam Paper Set 8
  Time left =


What are the evidences in favour of the Continental Drift Theory? Select the proper option?

  1. Jigsaw fit                                                 b. Trans-current faults
  2. Fossils in different areas                     d. Convection in mantle



Examine the following statements and select proper option.

Statement ‘A’: Inner core of the Earth is made up by Nickel and Ferrous.

Statement ‘B’: The Earth’s crust is made up of Silica, Aluminium and Magnesium.


Examine and indentify the correct statement of the following.

Statement ‘A’: Deccan Plateau is made up of Basalt Rock.

Statement ‘B’ : The origin of Basalt Rock on the Deccan Plateau is due to the deposition of lava erupted from volcano.


Match the pairs of column  A and column B:

Column A (Type of Rock)                                     Column B (Rock)

  1. Extrusive Igneous Rock                             I.          Dyke
  2. Intrusive Igneous Rock                             II.        Arenaceous Rock
  3. Sedimentary Rock                                      III.       Graphite
  4. Metamorphic Rock                                    IV.       Conglomerate.


 Which of the following statement (s) is/are correct about Indian System of Philosophy?


Consider the following statement (s) is/are related to the Characteristics of Indian Philosophy


I. All the schools emphasize that the philosophy must have a positive impact on life of man. The schools have a general agreement on the importance of the Purushartha.

II. All the schools agree that the philosophy should help man in realizing the main ends of human life: the purusharthas, i.e. artha, kama, dharma and moksha.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


Which of the following systems of Indian Philosophy uphold the ideology of Charvakism, Ajivika, Jainism and Buddhism?


What was the purpose of Inter-Creditor Agreement signed by Indian banks and financial institutions recently?


The Chairmen of public sector banks are selected by the


With reference to communication technologies, what is/are the difference / differences between LTE (Long-Term Evolution) and VoLTE (Voice over Long-Term Evolution)?

1. LTE 'is commonly marketed as 3G and VoLTE is commonly marketed as advanced 3G.

2. LTE is data-only technology and VoLTE is voice-only technology.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.


Which of the following statements is / are correct regarding the Maternity Benefit ' (Amendment) Act, 2017?

1. Pregnant women are entitled for three months pre-delivery and three months post-delivery paid leave.

2. Enterprises with creches must allow the mother minimum six creche visits daily.

3. Women with two children get reduced entitlements.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.


Which one of the following is not a sub-index of the World Bank's 'Ease of Doing Business Index'?


In India,'extended producer responsibility' was introduced as an important feature in which of the following?


The economic cost of food grains to the Food Corporation of India is Minimum Support Price and bonus (if any) paid to the farmers plus


With reference to the management of minor minerals in India, consider the following statements:

1. Sand is a 'minor mineral' according to the prevailing law in the country.

2. State Governments have the power to grant mining leases of minor minerals, but the powers regarding the formation of rules related to the grant of minor minerals lie with the Central Government.

3. State Governments have the power to frame rules to prevent illegal mining of minor minerals.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct?