Below are the scanned copy of Kerala Public Service Commission (KPSC) Question Paper with answer keys of Exam Name 'KAS OFFICER (JUNIOR TIME SCALE) TRAINEE KERALA ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE ENGLISH / KANNADA' And exam conducted in the year 2020-K. And Question paper code was '016/2020-K'. Medium of question paper was in Kannada and English (containing Kannada questions) . Booklet Alphacode was 'A'. Answer keys are given at the bottom, but we suggest you to try answering the questions yourself and compare the key along wih to check your performance. Because we would like you to do and practice by yourself.
In its achievements in Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Kerala was ranked first by
NITI Aayog. Which among the following is/are the main reasons for this rank ?
(1) Gender equality
Select the correct answer from below :
(A) Oy (i) and (1) (® ೦೫ 0) ೫4 ()
(ಲ) Only (i) ೩೧4 (1) (D) All the above
Which of the following statements is/are true in relation to science and technology ?
() Today’s science is tomorrow’s technology.
(i) The border between science and technology is well defined today.
ஸ் S & T developments of social/economic relevance are potential innovations.
வ டண் இ மண்
(ಲ) 0 ಹಾಡೆ (11) ೦/7 (2) 0, (0) ಜಾರೆ (1)
Which of the following indicates the best system of public health in India ?
() National Health Mission
(i) Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
(1) Primary Health Centers, Community Health Centers and Government Hospitals
வ டண் രദ (i) and हु only
(ಲ) () and (i) only (2) 0, (0) ಜಾರೆ (1)
The following refers to a recent development in technology. “It makes it possible to easily
alter DNA sequences and modify Gene function. It can therefore correct genetic defects and
improve crops, but with associated ethical problems.”
Which of the following is the recent development referred to above ?
(ಹಿ) DNA Bar-coding (B) CRISPR
(C) P53 (D) Terminator
A famous book titled 10% Human’ argues that human cells are just 10% of body. The rest
90% cells are now considered key to our health. These 90% cells are mainly :
(ಹ) (लाः with Junk DNA
(8) Cells of Gut microbes
(C) Cells with CRISPR modified DNA
(D) Stem Cells
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