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Question1:-Who wrote "Gajendramoksham Vanchipattu" ?
 A:-Kunjan Nambiar
 B:-Vagbhadanada
 C:-Saint Chavara Kuriakose Elias
 D:-Sree Narayana Guru
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question2:-The two disciples of Sree Narayana Guru attended the Vaikom Satyagraha were
 A:-Swami Satya Varthan and Kottukoikal Velayudhan
 B:-Swami Ananda Therthan and Nata Raja Gurukkal
 C:-Swami Bodhanada and Nata Raja Gurukkal
 D:-Sahodaram Ayyappan and T.K. Madhavan
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question3:-"Savithrikutty Adava Vidava Vivaham" is a
 A:-book
 B:-critic
 C:-drama
 D:-poem
 Correct Answer:- Option-C

Question4:-Which year the second Ezhava Memorial Submitted ?
 A:-1896
 B:-1897
 C:-1900
 D:-1901
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question5:-Who was the 'mattyr' of Paliyam Satyagraha ?
 A:-Paravur T.K. Narayana Pillai
 B:-A.G. Velayuddan
 C:-Subbarayyer
 D:-K.C.S. Mani
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question6:-Who wrote the book "Anargha Nimisham" ?
 A:-Kesava Dev
 B:-S.K. Pottakkadu
 C:-Vaikom Muhammed Basheer
 D:-Changampuzha Krishna Pillai
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question7:-Who is the famous woman activist of Kerala Mahila Desa Sevika Sangh ?
 A:-Arya Pallam
 B:-Parvathi Nenmenimangalam
 C:-Lalitha Prabhu
 D:-A.V. Kuttimalu Amma
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question8:-The World Alzheimer's day is observed on
 A:-June `26^(th)`
 B:-August `29^(th)`
 C:-September `21^(st)`
 D:-October `11^(th)`
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question9:-Who is the author of the book "Akalathiruttu" ?
 A:-Thykattu Ayya Gurukkal
 B:-Vaikunda Swamikkal
 C:-E.V. Ramaswami Naiker
 D:-Vagbhadanada
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question10:-Who wrote the autobiography "Atma Katha" ?
 A:-Akkamma Cheriyan
 B:-Anna-Chandi
 C:-K.R. Gauri Amma
 D:-A.V. Kuttimalu Amma
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question11:-Who is the graphic printing artist among the following ?
 A:-Rathin Mithra
 B:-Jaya Appa Samy
 C:-K. H. Ara
 D:-Anupam Sud
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question12:-"Intaglio" is process related with which art printing technique ?
 A:-Wood cut
 B:-Lithography
 C:-Etching
 D:-None of the above
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question13:-Studies from Life Models helps the artist to improve skills on which ability ?
 A:-Shading
 B:-Anatomy
 C:-Chiaroscuro
 D:-Perspective
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question14:-What is meant by the word 'Still Life' ?
 A:-In which the various non living objects are placed on a pedestal and the artist is asked to draw/paint from it.
 B:-Still life is only arrangement of flowers and fruits in beautiful positions and the artist is supposed to make beautiful
painting from it.
 C:-Still life does not mean to draw from arranged objects but from the human models are arranged in static to draw
from them.
 D:-The various immobile objects are painted using only water color is known as still life.
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question15:-What is three dimensional among the following ?
 A:-A painting
 B:-Any sculpture
 C:-A drawing with persepctive
 D:-Three dimension is only possible in "Etching"
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question16:-The birthplace of Raja Ravi Varma.
 A:-Padmanabhapuram Palace
 B:-Royal Family at Travancore
 C:-Royal Family of Attingal
 D:-Thattari Kovilakom of Kilimanoor
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question17:-"Lost Wax Technique" is related with which one of the following ?
 A:-Stone Carving
 B:-Wood Carving
 C:-Bronze sculpture
 D:-It has no relation with any kind of sculpture
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question18:-Which College of Fine Arts established first among the following ?
 A:-Govt. College of Fine Arts, Trissur
 B:-Govt. College of Fine Arts, Mavelikkara
 C:-RLV College of Fine Arts, Tripunithura
 D:-College of Fine Arts, Trivandrum
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question19:-It is assumed that Raja Ravi Varma witnessed a Painter from Europe is doing his painting with oil colors, which
helped him to understand about it ? Who was that artist Ravi Varma probably witnessed ?
 A:-Thomas William
 B:-Mount Batten
 C:-Theodor Jenson
 D:-George Mecaulay
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question20:-In 'Lithographic' art printing technique, the 'Matrix' is made up of what material ?
 A:-Zinc metal sheet
 B:-Paper mache
 C:-Special wood
 D:-Special stone for the same
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question21:-Where the stone carved "Kailasa Nadha" temple is situated ?
 A:-Ajanta Caves
 B:-Ellora Caves
 C:-Elephanta Caves
 D:-Edakkal Caves
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question22:-"Silver Print" is product of an art printing method. Which method of the following is related with it ?
 A:-Etching
 B:-Lithography
 C:-Wood cut
 D:-Photography
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question23:-"Chitto Prasad" was an artist who used Graphic printing effectively for expression based on Humanitarian
thinking. Which artist among the following was his student ?
 A:-Nitai Majumdar
 B:-Binode Bihari Mukherjie
 C:-Somnath Hore
 D:-Rm. Palaniappan
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question24:-The brand name of lens, which produced lenses for pin hole Cameras during the beginning of Photography.
 A:-Yashika
 B:-Canon
 C:-Nikon
 D:-Pin hole Camera functions without lenses in it
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question25:-Perspective is the technique of bringing _________ in a two dimensional work of art.
 A:-Feeling of three dimensional space and size relations comparable
 B:-Tonal gradations
 C:-Light and shade
 D:-It has no use particularly but we adapt it for credit
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question26:-Mixing of two primary colors results in
 A:-Formation of a dull color
 B:-Formation of a secondary color
 C:-A very light color other than the first two
 D:-Turmoil and wastage of the surface and finally loss
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question27:-Design of any objectivity is done for
 A:-Matching purpose with beauty
 B:-No use but wastage of money and energy
 C:-It results to focus only on its purpose
 D:-It results to focus only on beauty of the object
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question28:-Name of the 'New School' favoring Design took birth and spread all over the world during development of
Modernism in Art.
 A:-Dada movement
 B:-Expressionism
 C:-Sur realism
 D:-Bauhaus
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question29:-Life Study is related to
 A:-Landscape Painting
 B:-Portrait Painting
 C:-History Painting
 D:-War Painting
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question30:-Which artist used life modeling most for his work of art ?
 A:-James Whistler
 B:-William Turner
 C:-Michelangelo
 D:-Paul Cezanne
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question31:-Which software is most suitable for drawing plans and elevations for architecture and good for making
architectural designs ?
 A:-Photoshop
 B:-Corel Draw
 C:-Illustrator
 D:-Auto Cad
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question32:-Which video format is generally and officially accepted in India ?
 A:-PAL
 B:-NTSC
 C:-Both above
 D:-None above
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question33:-"Anish Kapur" is famous for
 A:-Oil Painting
 B:-Open air sculpture
 C:-Portrait painting in oil
 D:-He is not artist but architect
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question34:-"Bhimbetka" is near which city ?
 A:-Paris
 B:-Karachi
 C:-Colombo
 D:-Bhopal
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question35:-Which technique of printing was adapted by Raja Ravi Varma to reproduce his paintings as calendars ?
 A:-Etching
 B:-Screen Printing
 C:-Lithography
 D:-Lino Cut
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question36:-Indian Museum is situated in
 A:-New Delhi
 B:-Uttar Pradesh
 C:-West Bengal
 D:-Kerala
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question37:-Fresco Painting is done on
 A:-Prepared paper
 B:-Prepared wood
 C:-Prepared glass
 D:-Prepared wall
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question38:-The specialty of `15^(th)` Century.
 A:-Beginning of Modern Art
 B:-Renaissance period
 C:-Opening of Suez Canal
 D:-It is Chola Period
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question39:-Monochrome painting is
 A:-Done with water color only
 B:-Done with oil color only
 C:-Done with single color only
 D:-All above are incorrect
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question40:-"Red" color is
 A:-Cool color
 B:-Beautiful color
 C:-Not good to draw landscapes
 D:-Hot color
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question41:-Metal embossing is ___________ process for producing raised or sunken designs or relief in sheet metal.
 A:-Casting
 B:-Welding
 C:-Carving
 D:-Stamping
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question42:-Commonly used materials for embossing
 A:-Clay, cement, plaster
 B:-Aluminium, brass, copper, zinc
 C:-Wax, fiberglass
 D:-Stone, marble, wood
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question43:-Statue of liberty is a _________ statue designed by Frederic Auguste Bartholdi.
 A:-Bronze
 B:-Copper
 C:-Marble
 D:-Fiberglass
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question44:-___________ is pottery that has not been fired to vitrification and is thus permeable to water.
 A:-Earthenware
 B:-Porcelain
 C:-Stoneware
 D:-Ceramic
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question45:-_____________ is a ceramic material made by heating materials, in a kiln to Temperatures between 1200 *C and
1400 *C.
 A:-Glass
 B:-Terracotta
 C:-Porcelain
 D:-Fiberglass
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question46:-___________ is the process by which a duplicate metal sculpture is cast from an original sculpture.
 A:-Casting
 B:-Sand casting
 C:-Cement casting
 D:-Lost wax casting
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question47:-Mohenjo-Daro produced one of the earliest known example of lost wax casting, an Indian bronze figurine
named the
 A:-Lazy lady
 B:-Zeus
 C:-Dancing girl
 D:-Tirthankara
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question48:-For copper alloys, such as bronze, exposure to chlorides leads to ________ colour.
 A:-Brown
 B:-Green
 C:-Black
 D:-Blue
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question49:-Patinas on Copper alloys with __________ gives brown colour.
 A:-Cupric nitrate
 B:-Liver of sulfur
 C:-Ferric nitrate
 D:-Ammonium sulfide
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question50:-For art works, patination is often deliberately accelerated by applying _________ with heat.
 A:-Vinegar
 B:-Water
 C:-Chemical
 D:-Oil colour
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question51:-__________ is the mixture of Copper and Tin.
 A:-Aluminium
 B:-Nickel
 C:-Zinc
 D:-Bronze
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question52:-An insert in the mold that produces internal features in the casting is called
 A:-Core
 B:-Mold
 C:-Riser
 D:-Runner
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question53:-An extra void in the mold that fills with molten material to compensate for shrinkage during solidification
 A:-Gates
 B:-Vents
 C:-Riser
 D:-Core print
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question54:-The Kerala Ceramics LTD. was set up in ________ is a fully owned Government of Kerala undertaking.
 A:-1963
 B:-1956
 C:-1947
 D:-1972
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question55:-Pottery that has been fired but not yet glazed are called
 A:-Slip
 B:-Glaze
 C:-Biscuit
 D:-Clay
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question56:-________ is an extremely plastic clay which can be added in small quantities to short clay to make it more
plastic.
 A:-Bentonite
 B:-Ball caly
 C:-China clay
 D:-Synthetic clay
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question57:-A pottery created by low temperature firing is called
 A:-Stone ware
 B:-Earthenware
 C:-Porcelain
 D:-Ceramic
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question58:-A highly heat resistant form of clay which can be combined with other clays to increase the firing temperature
is called
 A:-Ball clay
 B:-Fire clay
 C:-Flux
 D:-Frit
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question59:-_______ is a common oxide in glazes and some clays that generally gives a reddish color.
 A:-Iron oxide
 B:-Enamel
 C:-Celadon
 D:-Alumina
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question60:-The condition of a clay when it has been partially dried to the point where all shrinkage has been completed are
called
 A:-Biscuit
 B:-Hard
 C:-Lustre
 D:-Leather-hard
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question61:-__________ is a vitreous ceramic made primarily from non-refractory fire clay.
 A:-Stone ware
 B:-Porcelain
 C:-China clay
 D:-Cream ware
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question62:-Glass is often not considered a ceramic because of its _______ character.
 A:-Solid
 B:-Optical
 C:-Transparent
 D:-Amorphous
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question63:-The word 'ceramic' comes from the ________ word Keramikos.
 A:-Latin
 B:-Chinese
 C:-Greek
 D:-Roman
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question64:-Which is the primary clay used for producing porcelain ?
 A:-Clay
 B:-Earthenware
 C:-China Clay
 D:-Fire Clay
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question65:-Casting is a ______ process.
 A:-Modelling
 B:-Creative
 C:-Solidification
 D:-Printing
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question66:-Kaolin converts to Mullet and ________ when fired to temperature exceeding 1000 *C.
 A:-Porcelain
 B:-Terracotta
 C:-Glass
 D:-Plastic
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question67:-Terracotta is a type of
 A:-Tile
 B:-Earthenware
 C:-Brick
 D:-Pot
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question68:-The terracotta army is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of _________, Emperor of China.
 A:-Sima Qian
 B:-Mongols
 C:-Qin Shi Huang
 D:-Liu Bang
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question69:-_________ is known as Indian Rosewood.
 A:-Teak wood
 B:-Sap wood
 C:-Sheesham wood
 D:-Sandal wood
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question70:-China clay is also known as
 A:-Clay
 B:-Plaster
 C:-Kaolin
 D:-Fiber
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question71:-From the following, which one is sans serif font ?
 A:-Times
 B:-Baskerville
 C:-Courier
 D:-Helvetica
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question72:-Unprocessed data directly from the image sensor of a digital camera is called
 A:-EPS
 B:-TIFF
 C:-RAW
 D:-JPEG
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question73:-A stencil-based printing process through a fine mesh is called
 A:-Serigraphy
 B:-Flexography
 C:-Digital Printing
 D:-Offset Printing
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question74:-The popular software which is used to edit or manipulate images is
 A:-Adobe Premiere
 B:-Adobe Photoshop
 C:-CorelDraw
 D:-Final Cut Pro
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question75:-210 mm × 297 mm size paper is commonly known as
 A:-A4
 B:-A0
 C:-A2
 D:-A5
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question76:-Which lens is good for an extreme wide panoramic/hemispherical photo ?
 A:-Macro Lens
 B:-Telephoto Lens
 C:-Fisheye Lens
 D:-Normal Lens
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question77:-Which option do we use to adjust brightness, contrast and tonal range in Photoshop ?
 A:-Photo Filter
 B:-Level
 C:-Gradient Map
 D:-Replace Colour
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question78:-4K resolution belongs to
 A:-Cinematography
 B:-Serigraphy
 C:-Printing
 D:- Typography
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question79:-Which software represents .indd file extension ?
 A:-Adobe Illustrator
 B:-Adobe Photoshop
 C:-Adobe InDesign
 D:-Adobe Premiere
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question80:-Camera resolution is measured in
 A:-Pixel
 B:-Millimetre
 C:-Dots
 D:-Lines
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question81:-What are the primary colours of light ?
 A:-Black and White
 B:-Red, Yellow, Blue
 C:-Red, Green, Blue
 D:-White and Grey
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question82:-From below which software is used for a publishing industry ?
 A:-3D Max
 B:-Flash
 C:-Final Cut Pro
 D:-Adobe InDesign
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question83:-The word 'Chiaroscuro' is related to
 A:-Colour
 B:-Light and Shade
 C:-Illusion
 D:-Sharpness
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question84:-From the below options, which image is good for printing ?
 A:-72 DPI Image
 B:-90 DPI Image
 C:-100 DPI Image
 D:-300 DPI Image
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question85:-________ means the distance between the nearest and farthest objects that appear acceptably sharp in a
photograph.
 A:-Depth of field
 B:-Shutter Speed
 C:-ISO Speed
 D:-Out of Focus
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question86:-In CorelDraw, which command is used to get an image in to the page ?
 A:-Place
 B:-Import
 C:-Open
 D:-Export
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question87:-From the following options, which one is an image file format ?
 A:-.jpeg
 B:-.ai
 C:-.cdr
 D:-.flv
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question88:-GSM refers to ________ of a paper.
 A:-Colour
 B:-Weight
 C:-Texture
 D:-Size
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question89:-In which menu bar can we find Canvas Size option in Photoshop ?
 A:-File
 B:-Filter
 C:-Image
 D:-View
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question90:-The vertical space between lines in a typography is
 A:-Leading
 B:-Tracking
 C:-Kerning
 D:-Font size
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question91:-__________ is a part of the camera's hardware that captures light and converts what you see through a
viewfinder.
 A:-Lens
 B:-Sensor
 C:-Aperture
 D:-Shutter
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question92:-Which one is the best example of 2D Animation Cartoon ?
 A:-Toy Story
 B:-Ice Age
 C:-Finding Nemo
 D:-Tom and Jerry
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question93:-In Adobe Illustrator, Pathfinder gives option to
 A:-Combine Objects
 B:-Rotate Objects
 C:-Scale Objects
 D:-Links
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question94:-Which industry commonly uses Spot Colours ?
 A:-Web designing
 B:-Animation
 C:-Video editing
 D:-Printing
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question95:-Which solution is used to expose an image in serigraphy ?
 A:-Photo Emulsion
 B:-Hydrogen Peroxide
 C:-Thinner
 D:-Blockout liquid
 Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question96:-The primary colours for offset printing are
 A:-RGB
 B:-HSB
 C:-CMYK
 D:-LAB
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question97:-In Adobe Photoshop, which tool is used to edit colour saturation ?
 A:-Dodge Tool
 B:-Eyedropper
 C:-Healing Brush
 D:-Sponge Tool
 Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question98:-Fonts are measured in the unit of
 A:-Centimetre
 B:-Millimetre
 C:-Point
 D:-Pixels
 Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question99:-___________ is a printing term, extending the image beyond the trim edge without leaving any white margin.
 A:-Over print
 B:-Bleed
 C:-Margin
 D:-Slug
 Correct Answer:- Option-B
Question100:-In which menu bar can we find Barcode Setting in CorelDraw ?
 A:-File
 B:-Arrange
 C:-Layout
 D:-Edit
 Correct Answer:- Option-D