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# VSSC Fireman-A Previous Year Question Paper : Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre

Organisation : Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre VSSC
Recruitment Name : Fireman-A
Document Type : Previous Year Question Paper
Year : 2024
Website : https://www.vssc.gov.in/previousQuestions.html

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## VSSC Fireman-A Previous Question Paper

WRITTEN TEST FOR SELECTION TO THE POST OF FIREMAN-A (ADVT. NO. 326)
Post No. 1501
Date : 04.02.2024
Time :02 hours

1. If a publisher has to pay Rs. 3000 as the printing cost then what amount he has to pay for transportation ?
(a) 300
(c) 225
(b) 1500
(d) 120

Related / Similar Question Paper : HPSC Previous Question Paper Medical Officer

2. A can do a work in 15 days and B in 20 days. If they work on it together for 4 days, then the fraction of the work that is left is:
(a) 1/4
(c) 7/15
(b) 1/10
(d) 8/15

3. Recently, which historical site earned the title of the 8th wonder of the world, surpassing Italy’s Pompeii?
(a) The Parthenon
(b) Petra
(c) Angkor Wat
(d) Chichen Itza

4. What does the slope of the velocity-time graph give?
(a) speed
(b) velocity
(c) acceleration
(d) displacement

5. Which part of human ear converts sound vibrations into electrical signals?
(a) Retina
(b) Stirrup
(c) Tympanic membrane
(d) Cochlea

6. The image formed by retina of human eye is
(a) Virtual and erect
(b) Real and inverted
(c) Virtual and inverted
(d) Real and erect

7. How much heat will be developed if 0.2 A current flows through a conductor of resistance 2002 for 5 minutes ?
(a) 40 J
(b) 2600 J
(c) 200 J
(d) 2400 J

8. A water heater has a resistance of 115 Q. If 3 A current flows through it, what is the the appliance ?
(a) 1035 W
(c) 345 W
(b) 460 W
(d) 38.33 W

9. Mycobacterium leprae causes leprosy, Corynebacterium diphtheria causes diphtheria and Vibrio comma causes
(a) tetanus
(b) influenza
(c) cholera
(d) typhoid

10. Who invented the BALLPOINT PEN?
(a) Biro Brothers
(b) Waterman Brothers
(c) Bice Brothers
(d) Write Brothers

(a) Isaac Newton
(b) Albert Einstein
(c) Benjamin Franklin
(d) Marie Curie

12. Who is the father of Geometry?
(a) Aristotle
(b) Euclid
(c) Pythagoras
(d) Kepler

13. Professor Amartya Sen is famous in which of the fields?
(a) Biochemistry
(c) Economics
(b) Electronics
(d) Geology

14. Pitch of sound is determined by its
(a) frequency
(b) amplitude
(c) speed
(d) loudness

15. Which of the following metals is used in electroplating to make objects appear shining?
(a) iron
(b) chromium
(c) aluminium
(d) copper

## Instructions to the Candidates

1. You have been called for the written test based on the online data furnished by you in the web application. If you have wrongly entered in the web any information or you do not possess the required qualification as per our advertisement, your candidature will be rejected.
2. The Question paper is in the form of Question Booklet with 80 questions and the duration of the test is 02 hours.
3. The questions will be objective type with four options out of which only one will be unambiguously correct.
4. Each question carries 01 mark and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
5. A separate OMR answer sheet with carbon coated copy will be provided to mark the answer options.
6. You have to select the right answer by marking the corresponding oval on the OMR answer sheet by blue/black ball point pen.
7. Multiple answers for a question will be regarded as wrong answer.
8. Question booklet code printed on the top right corner should be written in the OMR answer sheet in the space provided.
9. Enter your Name and Roll Number correctly in the question booklet.
10. All entries in the OMR answer sheet should be with blue/black ball point pen only.
11. You should sign the hall ticket only in the presence of the Invigilator in the examination hall.
12. Computers, calculators, mobile phones and other electronic gadgets, text books, notes etc., will not be allowed inside the written test hall.
13. On completion of the test, tear the OMR answer sheet along the perforation mark at the top and hand over the original OMR answer sheet to the invigilator and retain the duplicate copy with you.
14. The question booklet can be retained by the candidates.
15. Candidates are not permitted to leave the examination hall during the examination.