Intelligence Bureau ACIO Exam Papers : 2012 (General Knowledge and General Awareness)

Intelligence Bureau ACIO Exam Papers : 2012

(General Knowledge and General Awareness)

1. How many languages and dialects are spoken by people all over the world?

ANS. 9,000

2. Approximately, how many people speak Chinese language?

ANS. 1 billion

3. The language with the richest vocabulary is:

ANS. English

4. English Language have more than ?? words:

ANS. 4,50,000

5. The oldest Indian language is:

ANS Tamil

6. The only religious book ever printed in a shorthand scripts is:

ANS. The bible

7 The oldest printed work in the world, which dates back to AD 868 is:

ANS. The Hirake Sutra

8. Which of the following in the book/play written by Maithili Sharan Gupt?

ANS. Saket

9. Dhyan Chand was:

A. A great hockey player

B. Captained he Indian hockey team which won a gold medal in 1936 Berlin Olympics

C. Scored 101 goals at the Olympic games and 300 goals in the international matches.

D. All the statements are correct


10. Who developed the small pox vaccination?

ANS. Eduard Jenner

11. Euclid was:

A. Greek mathematician

B. Contributor to the use of deductive principles of logic as the basis of geometry

C. Propounded the geometrical theosems

D. All the statements are correct


12. Who is also known as the ?Lady with the Lamp?? ANS. Florence Nightingale

13. Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit was:

A. A German Physicist

B. Developed the mercury thermometer in 1714

C. Devised temperature scale

D. All are correct


14. Galileo was an Italian astronomer who:

A. Developed the telescope

B. Discovered 4 satellites of Jupiter

C. Discovered that the movement of the pendulum produces a regular time measurement.

D. All are correct


15. The American General who led the revolt against the British & declared American independence was:

ANS. George Washington

16. Marco Polo

ANS. Traveled three China, India and other parts of Asia

17. Who was first to reach the South Pole?

ANS. Capt. Amundsen

18. Who were the first to circle the moon?

ANS. Frank boreman, Bill Anders and Jim Lovell

19. Badminton is the national sport at:

ANS. Malaysia

20 Agmark act -----------------------1937

21 Go back to vedas---------------SWAMI DAYANAD SARASWATI

22 Signature on 10 Rs. Note----------------Governer of RBI

23 Banker of Banks-- ----------------------RBI

24 Japan Tsunami--------------------------- March 2011

25 Stock market and mutual funds-- -----------SEBI

26 Imperial bank of india---------------State bank of India

27 first ECONOMIC census in india -------------- 1977

28 Minimum age for president------------------35


30 Which state has longest coastline in india------------ Gujrat

31 first women president of INC-- -----------------Annie Basent

32 Decimal system was invented by---------Bhaskra

33 12.1212-17.0002+9.1105)/0.8 

34 A is the father of D.C is the daughter of B.D is the sister of C.E is brother of is E related to B 

5 Planet nearest to earth----------------VENUS

36 EQuator is the longest lattitude

7 MOTOR Industary----------USA & Germany

38 Biggest Island in indian ocean---------MEDAGASKER

39 MI-5-------Detective zAgency of UK

40 Previous name of WTO--------General aggremant on traffic & trade (GATT)

41 KHILAFAT MOVEMENT-----------ALI BROTHERS (Muhammd & Shaukat ali)

42 First time CEnsus in INdia During------------LORD MAYO

43 Go BACK TO VEDAS-------------Swami Dayanad saraswati

44 8Y=3X-11 find X -----------------X=(8Y+11)/3)

45 A & B's age are in the ratio 3:1. after 15 year the age will bi 2: 1 find present age

ANS: 45 & 15 year

46 find odd one liter meter yard inch

47 4 X 10 ^-5

ans: 0.00004

48 find next KPA,LQB,MRC, NSD, ?


49 the width of rectengle is 5 inch . if the length is three times of width, find area of rectengle

ANS: 75

50 seven friends........takes 3/4 .......Minimum Pizza required

ANS: 6

51 oath & affirmation to president---------------Chief Justice of india

52 panchaayti raj--------------73th amendment act

53 major source of constitution---------------Uk

54 Jasmine Revolution may refer to: the 1987 transition of power in Tunisia

55 ARTICLE 25---------------- freedom of propagation of Religion

56 65th amendment act-------national commission for SC/ST

57 optical fiber-----------communication

58 official english language state-------nagaland

59 octroi tax-----------local body tax

60 banaras university---------madan mohan malviy

61 panchtatra---vishnu sharma

62 lohgarh fort- Maharaja Suraj Mal

63 mandal commision-1980

64 first cotton mill set up-----------MUMBHAI

65 who was aryabhatt---------ans: all of these

66 operation black board-related to primary school education

67 . The gas predominantly responsible for global warning is

Ans: Carbon dioxide

68.innert gas present in the earth's environment..argon

69.CIA director........leon paneta

70.climate type in siberia.....taiga

71.hoticulture suitable for...........Mediterranean type

72.highest rainfal in which........................options philliphines, hawaai,india,west indies

73. green revolution -norman borlogue

74. 1881 INDIA first census is by lord ripon

75. Humidity Measured By--Hygrometer

76. MI-5----British secret agency

77. Julian Assange is the Editor of-- Wikileak

78. Who said “ Good governence can never be the substitute of self governance-- Mahatma gandhi

79. Speaker votes in Lok Sabha-- Case of Equality of Votes


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