HP Subordinate Court Clerk Question Paper with Answer Keys 14 April 2019 PDF | HimExam.Net


HP High Court conducted recruitment exam for post of clerks for Subordinate Courts as on 14 April 2019. So today we are providing you the Question paper and Answer Keys in PDF format. You can download as a PDF of question paper with answer keys. The written exam contains questions from Himachal GK, Himachal Monuments, rivers, lakes, Himachal Current Affairs Mainly related to high court, Current affairs, reasoning ability.

No. of Questions : 100
Time Duration: 2 hours
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1. Who is the Chief Justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court?
A. Justice Sanjay Karol
B. Justice Dharam Chand Chaudhary
C. Justice Surya Kant
D. Justice Deepak Gupta

2. Where was the old High Court of Himachal Pradesh?
A. Gorton Castle
B. Ravenswood
C. Holy Lodge
D. Ava Lodge

3. Presently the number of sitting Judges in the High Court of Himachal Pradesh are..
A. 6
B. 7
C. 8
D. 9

4. Who was the 1st Chief Justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court?
A. Justice M.H. Beg
B. Justice R.S. Pathak
C. Justice T.U. Mehta
D. Justice V.D. Mishra

5. Which of the following was a female judge in the High Court of Himachal Pradesh?
A. Justice Indu Malhotra
B. Justice Kamlesh Sharma
C. Justice R. Bhanumati
D. Justice Gyan Sudha Misra

6. The Himachal Pradesh National Law University was set up in which year?
A. 2015
B. 2016
C. 2017
D. 2018

7. The Himachal Pradesh Judicial Academy is located at?
A. Mashobra, Shimla
B. Ghandal, Shimla
C. Kandhaghat, Shimla
D. Curzon House, Shimla

8. Which of the following is the present President of the Himachal Pradesh Judicial Academy?
A. Justice Vivek Singh Thakur
B. Justice Dharam Chand Chaudhary
C. Justice Surya Kant
D. Justice Trilok Singh Chauhan

9. What is the full form of HPSLSA?
A. Himachal Pradesh Statuary Legal Services Authority
B. Himachal Pradesh Statuary Legal Serving Authority
C. Himachal Pradesh State Legal Services Authority
D. Himachal Pradesh State Legal Servicing Authority

10. Who is the present Attorney General for the State of Himachal Pradesh?
A. Ashok Sharma
B. Shrawan Dogra
C. R.K.Bawa
D. M.G. Chitkara

11. Where is the Himachal Pradesh University located?
A. Observatory Hill
B. Bantony Castle
C. Summer Hill
D. Strawberry Hill

12. Which one of the following was not a cinema hall of Shimla during the British era?
A. Shahi
B. Ritz
C. Regal
D. Manorville Mansion

13. Jawalamukhi Temple is located in which district?
A. Kangra
B. Dharamshala
C. Una
D. Solan

14. Which city of Himachal Pradesh is named after Goddess Shoolini?
A. Sirmour
B. Solan
C. Shimla
D. Sarahan

15. What is the total strength of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly?
A. 65
B. 66
C. 67
D. 68

16. In which year did the biggest earthquake record take place in Kangra?
A. 2005
B. 1955
C. 1905
D. 1805

17. ‘Chini Bangla’ is located at?
A. Kufri
B. Mashobra
C. Theog
D. Rampur

18. What is the approximate population of Himachal Pradesh according to 2011 census?
A. 98 lakhs
B. 68 lakhs
C. 78 lakhs
D. 48 lakhs

19. What is the sex ration of Himachal according to 20111 census (females per 1000 males)?
A. 900
B. 950
C. 800
D. 974

20. Which city is the Capital of Himachal Pradesh?
A. Solan
B. Dharmashala
C. Shimla
D. Mandi

21. The F2 key is used to change ………… of folders.
A. Colour
B. Size
C. Name
D. Style

22. The Monitor is an
A. Input Device
B. Output Device
C. Viewing Device
D. Projecting Device

23. Which of the following is used to Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous word?
A. Ctrl+left Arrow
B. Ctrl+Right Arrow
C. Ctrl+Down Arrow
D. Ctrl+up Arrow

24. Which is the biggest memory size?
A. Mega Byte
B. Kilo Byte
C. Giga Byte
D. Terabyte

25. The latest windows operating system is...
A. Windows 98
B. Windows Vista
C. Windows XP
D. Window 10

26. The English keyboard layout used widely is called?

27. Which of the following is not a Microsoft oce application?
A. MS Word
B. MS One Note
C. MS Excel
D. MS Windows

28. What is the full form of IP?
A. Interface Program
B. Internet Program
C. Internet Protocol
D. Interface protocol

29. What is the full form of RAM?
A. Random Adapt Memory
B. Random Anti Memory
C. Random Access Memory
D. Random Applied Memory

30. A web address is also known as...

31. LOOK AT THIS SERIES : 7,10,8,11,9,12….. what number should come next?
A. 7
B. 10
C. 12
D. 13

32. Look at this series : V, VIII,XI,XIV,……,XX, …. What number should ll the blank?

33. Which word does NOT belong with the others?
A. Tulip
B. Rose
C. Bud
D. Lily

34. Cup is to coffee as bowl is to
A. Dish
B. Soup
C. Spoon
D. Food


36. Pen is to poet as needle is to
A. Thread
B. Button
C. Sewing
D. Tailor

37. Here are some words translated from an artificial language.

Migenlasan means cupboard

Lasanpoen means boardwalk

Cuopdansa means Pullman

Which word could mean ‘ walkway’?
A. Poenmigen
B. Cuopeisel
C. Lasandansa
D. Poenforc

38. Look at this series: 3 ,4,7,8,11,12, ………. What number should come next?
A. 7
B. 10
C. 14
D. 15

39. Introducing a boy, a girl said, “ He is the son of the daughter of the father of my uncle.”
A. Brother
B. Nephew
C. Uncle
D. Son in Law

40. Introducing Sonia, Aamir says, “She is the wife of only nephew of only brother of my mother.” How Sonia is related to Aamir?
A. Wife
B. Sister
C. Sister in Law
D. Data is Inadequate

41. Rahul put his timepiece on the table in such a way that at 6 P.M. hour hand points to North. In which direction the minute hand will point at 9.15 P.M.?
A. South – East
B. South
C. North
D. West

42. A Boy rode his bicycle Northward, then turned left and rode 1 km and again turned left and rode 2 km. He found himself 1 Km west of his starting point. How far did he ride northward initially?
A. 1 km
B. 2 km
C. 3 km
D. 5 km

43. Umesh directly went from P, to Q which is 9 feet distant. Then he turns to the right and walked 4 feet. After this he turned to the right and walked a distance which is equal from P to Q. Finally he turned to the right and walked 3 feet. How far is he now from P.?
A. 6 feet
B. 5 feet
C. 1 feet
D. 0 feet

44. List of the business or subjects to be considered at a meeting
A. Schedule
B. Timetable
C. Agenda
D. Plan

45. Leave or remove from a place considered dangerous
A. Evade
B. Evacuate
C. Avoid
D. Exterminate

46. A drawing on transparent paper
A. Red Print
B. Blue Print
C. Negative
D. Transparency

47. The opposite of Artificial is
A. Red
B. Natural
C. Truthful
D. Solid

48. The synonym of Vent is
A. Opening
B. Stodge
C. End
D. Past tense of go

49. ‘To pick holes’ means
A. To find some reason to quarrel
B. To destroy something
C. To criticize someone
D. To cut some part of an item

50. Select the pair which has some relationship
A. Speech: dump
B. Language: deaf
C. Tongue : sound
D. Voice: vibration

51. In which country did Sridevi die?
A. India
B. Dubai
C. Australia

52. Which of the following is not a member of ASEAN?
A. India
B. Brunei
C. Indonesia
D. Thailand

53. Aadhar is issued by UIDAI. Its full form is
A. Unique Identity Authority of India
B. Unique Identity Authorization of India
C. Unique Identification Authorization of India
D. Unique Identication Authority of India

54. What is the name of the telescope that searches earth sized planets launched into space by NASA?
A. Kepler
B. Hubble
C. Subaru
D. Large Binocular Telescope

55. The Supreme Court scraped which section of the IPC in favour of the LGBTQ community?
A. 377
B. 277
C. 477
D. 177

56. Justice Ranjan Gogoi is the-------- Chief justice of India.
A. 45th
B. 46th
C. 47th
D. 48th

57. Which city of UP was recently named Prayagraj?
A. Varanasi
B. Allahabad
C. Aligarh
D. Bareilly

58. Elon Musk is the owner of Space X and the motor vehicle company named?
A. Aston Martin
B. Tesla
C. Jaguar
D. General Motors

59. What is the name of the present queen of England?
A. Elizabeth-I
B. Mary-I
C. Anne
D. Elizabeth-II

60. Former UN Secretary general, who recently died in August 2018 is...
A. Ban Ki-Moon
B. Ko Annan
C. Kurt Waldheim
D. Bill Gates

61. Which state had a concurrent election with Himachal Pradesh?
A. Gujarat
B. Rajasthan
C. Madhya Pradesh
D. Odisha

62. In which year was the Digital India Campaign Launched?
A. 2014
B. 2015
C. 2016
D. 2017

63. The Currency of South Africa is
A. South African Pound
B. South African Dollar
C. South African Rand
D. South African Dinar

64. The present president of Russia has been appointed for his fourth turn. His name
A. Vladimir Putin
B. Ladimir Gorbachev
C. Dmitry Medvedev
D. Boris Yeltsin

65. Which of the following countries is relates most to the ISIS crises?
A. India
B. Pakistan
C. Syria
D. England

66. Who is the North Korean Leader is politician serving as Supreme Leader of North Korea since 2011 and also serving as the Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea since 2012?
A. Kim Jong-Ung
B. Kim Jong-Lun
C. Kim Long-un
D. Kim Jong-un

67. A recent cave rescue was operated for rescuing 12 boys and their soccer coach in Chiang Rai province of which country?
A. Malaysia
B. Thailand
C. India
D. South Africa

68. Imran Khan, the present Prime Minister of Pakistan, related to which of the following sports?
A. Cricket
B. Tennis
C. Hockey
D. Kabaddi

69. ‘Brexit’ is the exit of Britain from the
A. League of Nations
B. United Nation
C. European Union
D. World Trade Organization

70. Manushi Chillar won which of the following titles for the year 2017?
A. Miss India
B. Miss World
C. Miss Universe
D. Miss Himachal

71. Who is present India Judge in the International Court of Justice?
A. Nagendra Singh
B. Dalveer Bhandari
C. Dipender Singh
D. Mahaveer Bhandari

72. Who was the Managing Director & CEO of the ICICI bank, whose term was to expire in March 2019 but quit six months prior over allegations of nepotism and conflict of interests?
A. Arundhati Bhattacharya
B. Chanda Kocchar
C. Archana Bhargava
D. Chitra Ramakrishna

73. Who is the 1st rapper to win the Pulitzer Prize in music?
A. Kendrick Lamar
B. Young Money
C. Eminem
D. Tiesto

74. The Indian professor from Harvard University, recently appointed as the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund?
A. Bina Agarwal
B. Jayanti Ghosh
C. Devaki Jain
D. Gita Gopinath

75. Which of the following is not a voice assistant?
A. Alexa
B. Google Home
C. Echo Dot
D. Kindle

76. Who is the world’s 1st robot citizen?
A. Saphina
B. Sophia
C. Sabrina
D. Samantha

77. What is the full form of AI in robotic and computer Industry, on which research in being extensively done in the present?
A. Air India
B. All India
C. Artificial Intelligent
D. Artificial Intelligence

78. What is the full form of NASA?
A. National Aeronautical and Space Administration
B. National Aeronautical and Spacecraft Administration
C. National Aeronautics and Spacecraft Administration
D. National Aeronautics and Space Administration

79. Which is the only living species of Earth that can survive even in Space?
A. Tardigrades
B. Centigrades
C. Centipedes
D. Cockroaches

80. What is the National Monument of India?
A. Gateway of India
B. India Gate
C. Taj Mahal
D. Char Minar

81. Which is the main river that ows through Bilaspur?
A. Beas
B. Satluj
C. Ravi
D. Chenab

82. How many assembly seats does Chamba district have?
A. 4
B. 5
C. 6
D. 7

83. Kot Kehloor Assembly seat is from which district of Himachal?
A. Chamba
B. Shimla
C. Solan
D. Bilaspur

84. Where is the district headquarters of Kinnaur District?
A. Kalpa
B. Sangla
C. Chitkul
D. Reckon Peo

85. Tabo monastery is located in which district of Himachal Pradesh?
A. Lahaul Spiti
B. Kullu
C. Mandi
D. Sirmour

86. In which year did the toy train start running on the Kalka-Shimla Heritage Railway line?
A. 1903
B. 1904
C. 1905
D. 1906

87. Where is the Himachal Pradesh Institute of Public Administration?
A. Strawberry Hill
B. Bemloe
C. Fairlawns
D. Gorton Castle

88. In which year was the Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry was established at Nauni (Solan)?
A. 1985
B. 1986
C. 1987
D. 1990

89. The Pir Panjal peak falls in which District of Himachal?
A. Shimla
B. Lahaul Spiti
C. Chamba
D. Kinnaur

90. Himachal Pradesh Police Training School was set up at...
A. Nalagarh
B. Daroh
C. Solan
D. Una

91. Shri Naina Devi temple was founded by which of the following?
A. Sansar Chand
B. Ugar Sen
C. Pandavas
D. Raja Bir Chand

92. Kullu Dussehra is celebrated in the honor of which deity?
A. Lord Raghunath
B. Markanday Rishi
C. Goddess Durga
D. Shirgul Devta

93. Nalwar Mela, held recently in March 2019 is the fair of which district?
A. Solan
B. Una
C. Chamba
D. Bilaspur

94. Dhungri Fair in Manali is dedicated to which deity?
A. Manu temple
B. Hadimba temple
C. Siyali Mahadev Temple
D. Ghatotkach Tree Temple

95. A fair which is held in honour of Jamlu Devtya (Jamdagni Rishi):
A. Malana fair
B. Shimla fair
C. Palampur fair
D. Manali Fair

96. ‘Rani Ka Taal’ is a part of...
A. Solan
B. Shimla
C. Kangra
D. Sirmour

97. Which Kullu ruler ruled from Naggar?
A. Uttam Pall
B. Mahi pal
C. Sansar Chand
D. Jeet Singh

98. Shonitpur is an ancient name for.....
A. Solan
B. Shimla
C. Sarahan
D. Theog

99. Which Mughal ruler visited Kangra in the year 1622?
A. Sher Shah Suri
B. Shahjahan
C. Babur
D. Jahangir

100. Who is known as the founder of Himachal Pradesh?
A. Raja Virbhadra Singh
B. Prem Kumar Dhumal
C. Yashwant Parmar
D. Acharya Devvrat


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