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Download previous year solved question paper of IAS Preliminary Exam General StudiesÂ of year 1987

Some sample questions from the paper

1. Which animal has the highest percentage of the weight of brain and liver taken together in comparison with the sum total of the weights of its organs provided in the data ?

(a) Horse

(b) Cow

© Sheep

(d) Dog

2. In the following graph, the distance covered by the particle is

(a) 20 metres

(b) 50 metres

© 80 metres

(d) 120 metres

3. If a metal slab of size 1 m x 20 cm x 1 cm is melted to another slab of 1 mm thickness and 1 m width, then the length of the new slab thus formed will be

(a) 200 cm

(b) 400 cm

© 600 cm

(d) 1000 cm

4. A dice has numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 on its faces. Four positions of the dice are as shown below. The number on the face opposite to the face with number 2 is

(a) 6

(b) 5

© 4

(d) 1

5 According to the following graph, least popular game among girls is

(a) Volleyball

(b) Football

© Hockey

(d) Badminton

Q33. If â€˜CGZâ€™ is coded as â€˜XTAâ€™ then â€˜DFPâ€™ is coded as

(a) WUK

(b) YSL

© WSM

(d) YTO

For complete question paper and key download the files below

Some sample questions from the paper

1. Which animal has the highest percentage of the weight of brain and liver taken together in comparison with the sum total of the weights of its organs provided in the data ?

(a) Horse

(b) Cow

© Sheep

(d) Dog

2. In the following graph, the distance covered by the particle is

(a) 20 metres

(b) 50 metres

© 80 metres

(d) 120 metres

3. If a metal slab of size 1 m x 20 cm x 1 cm is melted to another slab of 1 mm thickness and 1 m width, then the length of the new slab thus formed will be

(a) 200 cm

(b) 400 cm

© 600 cm

(d) 1000 cm

4. A dice has numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 on its faces. Four positions of the dice are as shown below. The number on the face opposite to the face with number 2 is

(a) 6

(b) 5

© 4

(d) 1

5 According to the following graph, least popular game among girls is

(a) Volleyball

(b) Football

© Hockey

(d) Badminton

Q33. If â€˜CGZâ€™ is coded as â€˜XTAâ€™ then â€˜DFPâ€™ is coded as

(a) WUK

(b) YSL

© WSM

(d) YTO

For complete question paper and key download the files below

**Attached Files**

UPSC IAS Prelims GS- General Studies Question paper 1987.pdf (Size: 556.24 KB / Downloads: 3,625)

1987 GS Question paper Answer KEY.pdf (Size: 48.05 KB / Downloads: 2,590)