Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police, CAPFs (CISF, BSF, ITBP, CRPF) Exam, 2019

Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police, CAPFs and Assistant Sub-Inspector In CISF Examination, 2019

Important Dates

Age Limit

Education Qualification

Scheme of Examination

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SI CAPF (CPO) and Delhi Police Notification on 17.09.2019

Date of advertisement CAPF / CPO 2019: 17.09.2019
Dates of Computer Based Examinations:
Paper-I: CAPF / CPO- 201911.12.2019 to 13.12.2019
Paper-II:  CPO -2019
Closing date for receipt of application:   CAPF/ CPO -201915.10.2019 (up to 5.00 PM)

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SSC Constable GD : Important notice for selected candidates

Important Notice by SSC for Selected candidates of Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination, 2018

The result of the written examination of Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination, 2018 was declared by the Commission on 20.06.2019.

Marks of the candidates were uploaded on the Website of the Commission on 05.07.2019 and the final Answer Keys of the said Examination have been uploaded on the Website of the Commission on 10.07.2019. In Para 9 of the Write-up of the Result declared on 20.06.2019, it was specifically mentioned that : “any discrepancy with respect to the candidate’s data/ result may be brought to the Notice of the Commission by 31-07-2019 along with a copy of printout of the Online Application Form.

Any such representation received after 31-07-2019 will not be entertained by the Commission.” It is informed that the PET/ PST of the qualified candidates of the aforesaid Examination is likely to be scheduled with effect from 01.08.2019.

It is therefore reiterated that if there is any discrepancy with respect to the candidate’s data/ result, it may be brought to the notice of the concerned Regional Office of the Commission at the earliest, and not later than 31.07.2019.

A copy of the print-out of the On-line Application Form and the Examination Score must be provided along with such representations.

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Uploading of Final Answer Keys by SSC: SI in Delhi Police and CAPF (CISF, BSF, CRPF, ITBP, SSB)

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Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs and Assistant Sub-Inspectors in CISF Examination 2018- Uploading of Final Answer Keys alongwith Question Paper(s)-reg.

Staff Selection Commission declared the Result of Paper-I of Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs and Assistant Sub-Inspectors in CISF Examination-2018 on 25.05.2019, to call Candidates for Physical Endurance Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST). In order to ensure greater transparency in the examination system and in the interest of the candidates, the Commission has uploaded the Final Answer Keys along with Question Paper(s) on the website of the Commission on 10.07.2019. The candidates may take a print out of their respective Question Paper(s) along with the Final Answer Keys by using the link given below.

https://ssc.digialm.com/EForms/configuredHtml/2207/59426/login.html

This facility will be available for the candidates for a period of one month i.e. from 10.07.2019 to 09.08.2019.

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SI CAPF PET/PST Schedule

IMPORTANT NOTICE from Staff Selection Commission (SSC) that Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs and Assistant SubInspectors in CISF Examination 2018.

Physical Endurance Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST) in Recruitment of Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs and Assistant SubInspectors in CISF Examination 2018 is scheduled to be conducted at various centres of CAPFs w.e.f.22/07/2019 to 31/07/2019.

The Admit Cards for PET/PST will be uploaded on the websites of Regional Offices of the Commission in due course.

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Schedule PET/PST of SI in DP and CAPF 2018

The following candidates have been called for appearing in Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) of SI in Delhi Police & CAPFs and ASI in CISF Examination, 2018 as per the schedule given below. The candidates are directed to report at their respective venues as per the date and time mentioned against their names and Roll Numbers along with the documents mentioned in the call letter downloaded by them. As mentioned in the call letter, it is reiterated that male candidates who have opted for the post of SI in Delhi Police will have to carry Driving License for LMV (motor cycle & car) during the PET/PST failing which their claim for the post of SI in Delhi Police will not be granted. Candidates may note that the call letters for PST/PET will not be despatched to the candidates by post and the same may be downloaded from the website, www.sscer.org.

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SI CPO and Delhi Police RECRUITMENT 2019

SI CPO and Delhi Police : Important Dates of 2019 Exam

Date of advertisement CPO 2019: 17.09.2019
Dates of Computer Based Examinations:
Paper-I: CPO- 201911.12.2019 to 13.12.2019
Paper-II:  CPO -2019
Closing date for receipt of application:   CPO -201915.10.2019 (up to 5.00 PM)

Pay Scales : Salary : SI CPO and Delhi Police

Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs : (Central Armed Police Forces)

The post carries pay scale of   Level-6 (Rs.35400-112400/-) and is classified as  Group „B‟ (Non-Gazetted), Non-Ministerial.

Sub Inspector (Executive) – (Male/ Female) in Delhi Police:

The post carries pay scale of Leve-6 (Rs.35400-112400/-) and is classified as Group „C‟ (Non-Gazetted) by Delhi Police.

Assistant Sub-Inspector (Executive) in CISF:

The post carries pay scale of Level-5 (Rs.29200-92300) and is classified as Group „C‟ (Non-Gazetted). 

Age Limit: SI CPO and Delhi Police :

20-25 years as on 01.08.2019 (i.e. candidates born not before 02.08.1994 and not later than 01.08.1999 are eligible) subject to permissible relaxations listed below.

Code No.CategoryAge-Relaxation  permissible  beyond the upper age limit   
01SC/ ST5 years
02OBC3 years
03Ex-servicemen (ExS)3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.  

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AS ON 01.08.2019 : SI CPO and Delhi Police

Educational Qualification for all posts is Bachelor‟s degree from a recognized university or equivalent.

Note-I:  For the post of Sub Inspector in Delhi Police only:  Male candidates must possess a valid Driving License for LMV (Motorcycle and Car) on the date fixed for Physical Endurance and Measurement Tests. However, the candidates who do not have a Valid Driving License for LMV (Motorcycle and Car) are eligible for all other posts in CAPFs.

SCHEME OF EXAMINATION Syllabus & Pattern : SI CPO and Delhi Police

 The examination will consist of Paper-I, Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Endurance Test (PET), Paper-II and Detailed Medical Examination (DME). All these stages of the examination are mandatory. Detail of these Papers/ Tests are as follows:

PAPER-I:

Date of  Exam  Part Subject  Number  of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration 
12.03.2019 toGeneral    Intelligence  and Reasoning   505002 hours 
16.03.2019II General Knowledge and  General Awareness5050.
.III Quantitative  Aptitude 5050.
.IV English  Comprehension 5050

Indicative syllabus for Computer Based Mode Examinations : SI CPO and Delhi Police

Paper-I: SSC Study : SI CPO and Delhi Police

I.  General Intelligence & Reasoning:  It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type.  This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences,  space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts,   arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification,  Symbolic/ Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/ pattern-folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern- folding and completion, Indexing Address matching, Date & city matching Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/ numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics if any. 

II. General Knowledge and General Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates‟ general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society.  Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc.  

III. Quantitative Aptitude:  The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be  computation  of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Square  roots, Averages, Interest, Profit & Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.

IV. English Comprehension:  Candidates‟ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested. 

Paper-II:  SSC Study : SI CPO and Delhi Police

English Language & Comprehension: Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate‟s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on error recognition, filling in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, comprehension etc.      

Note-I:   The Commission shall have the discretion to fix different minimum qualifying standards in each part of Paper-I taking into consideration among others, category-wise vacancies and categorywise number of candidates. Only those candidates, who have scored above the cut off marks fixed by the Commission in Paper-I would be required to appear in the Physical Endurance Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST).

Note-II:   Only those candidates who qualified in PET/ PST will be called for Paper-II and the Medical Examination would be conducted subsequently.  

Physical Standard Test (PST) and Physical Endurance Test (PET): SI CPO and Delhi Police

Physical Standard Test (for all Posts): SSC Study : SI CPO and Delhi Police

Category of candidates Height (Cm.)        Chest  (Unexpanded  cms ) Expanded 
(i)  For male candidates only (General)1708085
For candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley,Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K, North-Eastern States and Sikkim1658085
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes Tribes 162.57782
(ii)  For Female candidates only (General)157         – – 
For candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K, North-Eastern States and Sikkim 155         –       – 
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribe 154         –       – 

Physical  Endurance Test (PET) (For all posts) SI CPO and Delhi Police

For male candidates only: SSC Study : SI CPO and Delhi Police

  1. 100 meters race in 16 seconds
  2. 1.6 Kms race in 6.5 minutes
  3. Long Jump :  3.65 metres in 3 chances
  4. High Jump : 1.2 metres in 3 chances
  5. Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 metres in  3 chance

For female candidates only: SSC Study : SI CPO and Delhi Police

  1. 100 metres race in 18 seconds
  2. 800 metres race in 4 minutes
  3. Long Jump: 2.7 metres in 3 chances.
  4. High Jump: 0.9 metres in  3 chances. 

Medical standard (For all posts) SI CPO and Delhi Police

Eye sight: The minimum near vision should be N6 (better eye) and N9 (worse eye). The minimum distant vision should be 6/6 (better eye) and 6/9 (worse eye). In right handed person, the right eye is better eye and vice versa. The standards should be without visual correction of any kind even by glasses.

The candidate must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.

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English Comprehension Exam for CPO/CGL: Free Practice

Number of Question of English comprehension – 50 questions : Time : 30 Minutes

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English  Comprehension SSC CPO CGL

1 / 50

In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

Three lakhs of people (1)/ attended the workshop (2)/ held in Ramleela ground. (3)/ No Error (4) Options:

2 / 50

In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

Ayesha is among the few people (1)/ in the office which did not (2)/ blindly follow the path of other. (3)/ No Error (4) Options:

3 / 50

In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

I would (1)/ rather to (2)/ die than beg. (3)/ No Error (4) Options:

4 / 50

In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

Ankit can not (1)/ succeed because (2)/ he labours hard. (3)/ No Error (4) Options:

5 / 50

In the following question, some part of the sentence may have errors. Find out which part of the sentence has an error and select the appropriate option. If a sentence is free from error, select 'No Error'.

The teacher (1)/ explained everything (2)/ very clearly. (3)/ No Error (4) Options:

6 / 50

- In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

Hundreds of ______ have been used in the study of the past and of man's progress. Options:

7 / 50

In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

Computer literacy will be crucial in ______ children to cope with the overall advancement.

8 / 50

In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

Vishal couldn't  ______ breakfast today.

9 / 50

- In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

One of the pens ______ no ink.

10 / 50

In the following question, the sentence given with blank to be filled in with an appropriate word. Select the correct alternative out of the four and indicate it by selecting the appropriate option.

This is the same dog ______ was running on the road.

11 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Ablaze

12 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Chivalrous

13 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Concocted

14 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Gambol

15 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word similar in meaning to the word given.

Jangle

16 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Keen

17 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Loiter

18 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Madden

19 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Penitence

20 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the word opposite in meaning to the word given.

Slacken

21 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

A dark horse

22 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

All at sea

23 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Bear up with

24 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

Creature comforts

25 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the idiom/phrase.

To clear the decks

26 / 50

- Improve the bracketed part of the sentence

The red and (the white rose) looks beautiful.

27 / 50

- Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

I (have seen) him last year.

28 / 50

Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

Shashank appealed to the judge (for his release) from jail.

29 / 50

Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

Rohan has no acquaintance (from Sourabh).

30 / 50

- Improve the bracketed part of the sentence.

His mother has been ill (for) five days ago. Options

31 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Shamelessly rude

32 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

A place for invalids and convalescents

33 / 50

- In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

A person who is fond of fighting

34 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

Story told to illustrate a moral or spiritual truth

35 / 50

In the following question, out of the four alternatives, select the alternative which is the best substitute of the phrase.

The policy of extending a country's empire and influence

36 / 50

- In the following question, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

37 / 50

- In the following question, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

38 / 50

In the following question, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

39 / 50

In the following question, four words are given out of which one word is incorrectly spelt. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

40 / 50

In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Life priorities and ______ are never going to reduce. But among all of them, make some time for ______ the well being of the environment you live in. To save our environment, ______ life changing movement, is required. If anything is required, that is will power, honest ______ and some small initiatives. Save our environment by being a responsible citizen. Teach your child and others to save water. Do not waste water. It's a very ______ element of our environment.

Life priorities and ______ are never going

41 / 50

- In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Life priorities and ______ are never going to reduce. But among all of them, make some time for ______ the well being of the environment you live in. To save our environment, ______ life changing movement, is required. If anything is required, that is will power, honest ______ and some small initiatives. Save our environment by being a responsible citizen. Teach your child and others to save water. Do not waste water. It's a very ______ element of our environment.

make some time for ______ the well being of the environment

42 / 50

In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Life priorities and ______ are never going to reduce. But among all of them, make some time for ______ the well being of the environment you live in. To save our environment, ______ life changing movement, is required. If anything is required, that is will power, honest ______ and some small initiatives. Save our environment by being a responsible citizen. Teach your child and others to save water. Do not waste water. It's a very ______ element of our environment.

save our environment, ______ life changing movement

43 / 50

- In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Life priorities and ______ are never going to reduce. But among all of them, make some time for ______ the well being of the environment you live in. To save our environment, ______ life changing movement, is required. If anything is required, that is will power, honest ______ and some small initiatives. Save our environment by being a responsible citizen. Teach your child and others to save water. Do not waste water. It's a very ______ element of our environment.

that is will power honest ______ and some small initiatives

44 / 50

- In the following passage some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

Life priorities and ______ are never going to reduce. But among all of them, make some time for ______ the well being of the environment you live in. To save our environment, ______ life changing movement, is required. If anything is required, that is will power, honest ______ and some small initiatives. Save our environment by being a responsible citizen. Teach your child and others to save water. Do not waste water. It's a very ______ element of our environment.

It's a very ______ element of our environment.

45 / 50

- A passage is given with five questions following it. Read the passage carefully and select the best answer to each question out of the given four alternatives.

Culture is defined as a people's way of life. It entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the manner in which they worship, and their art among many other things.

Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians' way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to a diverse religion, castes; regions follow their own tradition and culture.

Indian Culture is one of the oldest cultures in the world. India had an urban civilization even during the Bronze age. The Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization) dates back to 3300 BC – 1300 BC.

Distinct cultures different from each other co-exist together in a single country. Thus, in India, there is unity amidst vast cultural diversity. The way people live in India is reflected in its culture.

Unity in Diversity: India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become the strength of India.

Secularism: The word secularism means equality, impartiality, etc. towards all religion. India is a secular country, which means, equal treatment of all the religions present in India.

Traditions: traditional cultural values Gestures

  • Touching feet of elders: Indian tradition has rich cultural values. In India, younger show great respect to their elders. They touch the feet of their elders daily after waking up and especially on the festive occasions or before starting an important work.
  • Namaste: The gesture of the Namaste greeting is also part of the Indian culture. People greet each other by saying "Namaste" while joining their hands. "Namaste" means "Hello". (Also read, the meaning of Namaste here.) • Most Indians have a habit of shaking their heads while talking.

If I am a cultural, well-behaved Indian, what won't I do?

46 / 50

- A passage is given with five questions following it. Read the passage carefully and select the best answer to each question out of the given four alternatives.

Culture is defined as a people's way of life. It entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the manner in which they worship, and their art among many other things.

Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians' way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to a diverse religion, castes; regions follow their own tradition and culture.

Indian Culture is one of the oldest cultures in the world. India had an urban civilization even during the Bronze age. The Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization) dates back to 3300 BC – 1300 BC.

Distinct cultures different from each other co-exist together in a single country. Thus, in India, there is unity amidst vast cultural diversity. The way people live in India is reflected in its culture.

Unity in Diversity: India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become the strength of India.

Secularism: The word secularism means equality, impartiality, etc. towards all religion. India is a secular country, which means, equal treatment of all the religions present in India.

Traditions: traditional cultural values Gestures

  • Touching feet of elders: Indian tradition has rich cultural values. In India, younger show great respect to their elders. They touch the feet of their elders daily after waking up and especially on the festive occasions or before starting an important work.
  • Namaste: The gesture of the Namaste greeting is also part of the Indian culture. People greet each other by saying "Namaste" while joining their hands. "Namaste" means "Hello". (Also read, the meaning of Namaste here.) • Most Indians have a habit of shaking their heads while talking.

Why is India called a unity in diversity?

47 / 50

A passage is given with five questions following it. Read the passage carefully and select the best answer to each question out of the given four alternatives.

Culture is defined as a people's way of life. It entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the manner in which they worship, and their art among many other things.

Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians' way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to a diverse religion, castes; regions follow their own tradition and culture.

Indian Culture is one of the oldest cultures in the world. India had an urban civilization even during the Bronze age. The Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization) dates back to 3300 BC – 1300 BC.

Distinct cultures different from each other co-exist together in a single country. Thus, in India, there is unity amidst vast cultural diversity. The way people live in India is reflected in its culture.

Unity in Diversity: India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become the strength of India.

Secularism: The word secularism means equality, impartiality, etc. towards all religion. India is a secular country, which means, equal treatment of all the religions present in India.

Traditions: traditional cultural values Gestures

  • Touching feet of elders: Indian tradition has rich cultural values. In India, younger show great respect to their elders. They touch the feet of their elders daily after waking up and especially on the festive occasions or before starting an important work.
  • Namaste: The gesture of the Namaste greeting is also part of the Indian culture. People greet each other by saying "Namaste" while joining their hands. "Namaste" means "Hello". (Also read, the meaning of Namaste here.) • Most Indians have a habit of shaking their heads while talking.

Which of the following is not true according to the passage?

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A passage is given with five questions following it. Read the passage carefully and select the best answer to each question out of the given four alternatives.

Culture is defined as a people's way of life. It entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the manner in which they worship, and their art among many other things.

Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians' way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to a diverse religion, castes; regions follow their own tradition and culture.

Indian Culture is one of the oldest cultures in the world. India had an urban civilization even during the Bronze age. The Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization) dates back to 3300 BC – 1300 BC.

Distinct cultures different from each other co-exist together in a single country. Thus, in India, there is unity amidst vast cultural diversity. The way people live in India is reflected in its culture.

Unity in Diversity: India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become the strength of India.

Secularism: The word secularism means equality, impartiality, etc. towards all religion. India is a secular country, which means, equal treatment of all the religions present in India.

Traditions: traditional cultural values Gestures

  • Touching feet of elders: Indian tradition has rich cultural values. In India, younger show great respect to their elders. They touch the feet of their elders daily after waking up and especially on the festive occasions or before starting an important work.
  • Namaste: The gesture of the Namaste greeting is also part of the Indian culture. People greet each other by saying "Namaste" while joining their hands. "Namaste" means "Hello". (Also read, the meaning of Namaste here.)
  • Most Indians have a habit of shaking their heads while talking.

Based on the above passage, which of the following is NOT true about Indian culture?

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A passage is given with five questions following it. Read the passage carefully and select the best answer to each question out of the given four alternatives.

Culture is defined as a people's way of life. It entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the manner in which they worship, and their art among many other things.

Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians' way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to a diverse religion, castes; regions follow their own tradition and culture.

Indian Culture is one of the oldest cultures in the world. India had an urban civilization even during the Bronze age. The Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization) dates back to 3300 BC – 1300 BC.

Distinct cultures different from each other co-exist together in a single country. Thus, in India, there is unity amidst vast cultural diversity. The way people live in India is reflected in its culture.

Unity in Diversity: India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become the strength of India.

Secularism: The word secularism means equality, impartiality, etc. towards all religion. India is a secular country, which means, equal treatment of all the religions present in India.

Traditions: traditional cultural values Gestures

  • Touching feet of elders: Indian tradition has rich cultural values. In India, younger show great respect to their elders. They touch the feet of their elders daily after waking up and especially on the festive occasions or before starting an important work.
  • Namaste: The gesture of the Namaste greeting is also part of the Indian culture. People greet each other by saying "Namaste" while joining their hands. "Namaste" means "Hello". (Also read, the meaning of Namaste here.)
  • Most Indians have a habit of shaking their heads while talking.

Based on the above passage, which of the following is NOT true about Indian culture?

50 / 50

- A passage is given with five questions following it. Read the passage carefully and select the best answer to each question out of the given four alternatives.

Culture is defined as a people's way of life. It entails how they dress, how they speak, the type of food they eat, the manner in which they worship, and their art among many other things.

Indian culture, therefore, is the Indians' way of life. Because of the population diversity, there is immense variety in Indian culture. The Indian culture is a blend of various cultures belonging to a diverse religion, castes; regions follow their own tradition and culture.

Indian Culture is one of the oldest cultures in the world. India had an urban civilization even during the Bronze age. The Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization) dates back to 3300 BC – 1300 BC.

Distinct cultures different from each other co-exist together in a single country. Thus, in India, there is unity amidst vast cultural diversity. The way people live in India is reflected in its culture.

Unity in Diversity: India is a land of unity in diversity where people of different sects, caste and religion live together. India is also called the land of unity in diversity as different groups of people co-operate with each other to live in a single society. Unity in diversity has also become the strength of India.

Secularism: The word secularism means equality, impartiality, etc. towards all religion. India is a secular country, which means, equal treatment of all the religions present in India.

Traditions: traditional cultural values Gestures

  • Touching feet of elders: Indian tradition has rich cultural values. In India, younger show great respect to their elders. They touch the feet of their elders daily after waking up and especially on the festive occasions or before starting an important work.
  • Namaste: The gesture of the Namaste greeting is also part of the Indian culture. People greet each other by saying "Namaste" while joining their hands. "Namaste" means "Hello". (Also read, the meaning of Namaste here.)
  • Most Indians have a habit of shaking their heads while talking.

What is the reason behind the immense variety in Indian culture?

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