RTET 2012 – Social Science Paper [Part-II]
September 18, 2012 2 Comments
|Rajasthan Teachers Eligibility Test 2012
(Teachers for classes VI to X)
Solved paper of Social Science for Arts Group held on 9th September 2012
[PART-II : 31 – 60] ( correct answers are highighted in deep saffron color)
|31. The third decade of 20th century was significant in Indian history because
a) ‘Annals’ by Col. Tod was published
b) copy of Kautiyla’s Arthashastra was discovered
c) Ashoka’s inscriptions were deciphered
d) Indus Civilization was explored.
|32. Which of the following statements is not true?
a) There was a decline in Samskaras in Vedic society.
b) The spirit of “Vasudhaiva Kutukmbakam” has been taught by Vedic culture.
c) The treatise Ramayan is smaller in size to Mahabharata
d) The elderlies are considered as heads of families in Indian society
|33. Which of the following is not a main cause of urbanisation?
a) The decline of cottage industry
b) Rapid population growth
c) Rising prices
d) lack of essential amenities
|34. Which of the following was contemporary to the Harrappan civilization?
a) Crete civilization
b) Egyptian civilization
c) Greek civilization
d) Roman civilization
|35. Which of the following statements is not true regarding the efforts made to improve the status of
women in Indian society?
a) Vireshalingam Panulu formed an organisation in support of Widow remarriage at Madras
b) Jawaharlal Nehru and Subhash Chandra Bose supported the demands and more
freedom to women.
c) Pt. Ramabai made efforts to improve the condition of women in higher classes
d) Tarabai Shinde supported the orthodox beliefs regarding women by publishing the book
|36. Which of the following saints propagated Sagun worship?
|37. Which of the following statements regarding Mughal Art is not true?
a) ‘Ibrahim Roza’ is in Bijapur
b) Akbar got Fatehpur Sikri built after 1585 A.D.
c) Akbar’s tomb is in Sikandara.
d) Shah Jahan got ‘Takht-e-Taus’ built in Delhi.
|38. Maharana Pratap died at the age of
a) 67 years
b) 54 years
c) 57 years
d) 49 years
|39. The 30 percent cotton cloth export of the total Indian export around 1800 A.D. was reduced in
1870 A.D to
|40. In Modern Age, women too encouraged writings for awakening and social reforms. They wrote
s several books. ‘Aamar Jiban’ published in 1876 A.D. was written by
a) Rashsundari Devi
b) Kailsah Bashini Devi
c) Roqualyya Sakhawat
d) Pt. Ramabai
|41. Which of the following statements is not correct regarding the Election of the President?
a) The objections related to the election can be raised only in the Supreme Court.
b) The votes of all MLAs have equal values.
c) The votes of all MPs have equal values.
d) The nominated members can not excercise their frenchise.
|42. The 73rd Constitutional Amendment for making Panchayati Raj Institutions more effective and
powerful was passed in
|43. What percentage of Women’s reservation was availed of in the election of local bodies in Rajasthan
in August, 2010?
|44. The Head of Municipal Corporation if Rajasthan is called:
d) Nagar Pramukh
|45. The total number of members in Legislative Assembly of Rajasthan is
|46. Which one of the following is not a metallic mineral?
|47. Which pair is not correctly matched?
Type of resource Example
|48. The concept of sustainable development is related to:
a) maximum use of resources
b) conservation of resources
c) industrial use of resources
d) development of power resources
|49. One of the main causes of wildlife loss is the:
a) Loss of natural habitat
b) Construction of dams
|50. In which one of the following regions of the world intensive subsistence agriculture is most prevalent?
a) Temperate region
b) Mediterranean region
c) Monsoon region
d) Semi-arid region
|51. Which one of the following statements is correct for the Aravali ranges?
a) Helpful in rainfall
b) suitable for hydor-power production
c) Act as a water divide
d) A barrier in transportaion
|52. Which one of the following is a traditional method of rain-water harvesting in Rajasthan?
|53. In which district of Rajasthan is Chhabra Thermal Power Station located?
d) Sawai Madhopur
|54. Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched?
|55. The main mica producing districts of Rajasthan are:
a) Ajmer, Bhilwara and Jaipur
b) Udaipur, Chittorgarh and Rajsamand
c) Bhilwara, Chittorgarh and Kota
d) Jaipur, Dausa and Tonk
|56. The study of Social Science is necessary for:
a) The understanding of the socio-cultural structure and its relation with environment.
b) the development of ifra-structure facilities.
c) The rapid economic development.
d) The understanding of educational problems.
|57. Which one of the following is the new concept in Social Science?
a) Accumulation of factual information
b) Study of social customs
c) The study of human relations and betterment of society.
d) The study of international relations.
|58. What is a prime necessity for a Social Science classroom?
a) Site, formation and space
b) Attached library and reading room
c) Display facilities
d) Facilities for experiments
|59. The classroom processes in Social Science help in developing
d) All of these
|60. The main problem of Social Science teaching is
a) small classrooms
b) increasing teacher-student ratio
c) untrained teachers
d) lack of library facilities
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