Everyday Science Old MCQs Paper of FPSC Examination 2009

Everyday Science Old MCQs Paper of FPSC Examination 2009

FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS IN BPS-17 UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT 2009 GENERAL KNOWLEDGE PAPER-I (EVERY DAY SCIENCE)
 
PART – I (MCQs) Paper
(COMPULSORY)

Q.1. Select the best option/answer and fill in the appropriate Box on the Answer Sheet: (50)
(1)  Persons with following blood group are considered to be universal recipient.
(a) A+ (b) B+ (c) AB+ (d) O+ (e) None of these
(2)  Study of life in outer space is known as:
(a) Endobiology (b) Exobiology (c) Enterobiology (d) Neobiology (e) Micro biology
(3)  The name of the common mineral salt present in sweat is:
(a) Calcium Oxalate (b) Potassium Sulphate (c) Sodium Chloride (d) Iron Sulphide
(e) None of these
(4)  Sensitive layer of the eye is:
(a) Choroids (b) Sclerotic (c) Retina (d) Cornea (e) None of these
(5)  Laughing gas has chemical composition of following two elements:
(a) Nitrogen + Hydrogen (b) Nitrogen + Carbon (c) Nitrogen + Oxygen
(d) Oxygen + Carbon (e) None of these
(6)  Dr. Abdus Salam of Pakistan was one of the contributors to the unification of:
(a) Electromagnetic force and gravitational force  (b) Electromagnetic force and weak nuclear force
(c) Gravitational force and weak nuclear force (d) Weak nuclear force and strong nuclear force
(e) None of these
(7)  Which triplet in DNA codes for valine:
(a) CTT (b) AGU (c) CAT (d) AAT (e) None of these
(8)  What is the chance of a diabetic baby born to parents both heterozygous normal?
(a) Zero (b) 1/4 (c) 1/2 (d) 3/4 (e) None of these
(9)  Which of the following is not a part of Darwinism:
(a) Over production (b) Natural selection (c) Inheritance for acquired characters
(d) Competition for survival (e) None of these
(10)  Role of biotechnology in the production of food is based on:
(a) Decomposition (b) Respiration (c) Digestion (d) Fermentation (e) None of these