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QUESTION – DAY 37 INTENSE REVISION PLAN

 

 

Q1. “Urja Ganga Project”, sometimes seen in the News, is related to

(a) Gas pipeline project aims to provide PNG and CNG . 

(b) Massive solar power project over the canals of Ganga which aims to generate solar energy.

(c) It’s a kind of “Waste to Energy” process which will be implemented as a part of clean Ganga mission.

(d) It’s a kind of hydroelectric power project aims to generate electricity from Ganga water.

 

Q2. With respect to the Fundamental Rights as given in Part III of the Indian constitution, consider the following statements

  1. They are not absolute but qualified.
  2. They are available only to the citizens of India.
  3. They are sacrosanct and permanent.

Which of the statements given above is/are not correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 1 and 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

Q3. With reference to the ‘Lapis Lazuli corridor’, sometimes seen in the News, which of the following countries are participated in this corridor?

  1. Afghanistan
  2. Turkey
  3. India
  4. Pakistan
  5. Georgia
  6. China

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1, 3, 4 and 6 only

(b) 1, 2, 3 and 5 only

(c) 1, 2, 4 and 5 only

(d) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6

 

Q4. In the Index of Eight Core Industries, which one of the following is given the Least Weight?

(a) Fertilizer

(b) Natural gas

(c) Cement

(d) Steel

 

Q5. With reference to the Multi-National Pharmaceutical companies, the term “Evergreening” indicates to

(a) A process by which patents are extended without any enhancement in therapeutic efficiency of the drug.

(b) Scientific methodology followed by a company to manufacture biologically safer drugs.

(c) Drugs manufactured with the help of plant products.

(d) A unique drug which doesn’t has any competitor in the global market.

 

Q6. Which of the following countries are not the members of Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA)?

  1. Iran
  2. Myanmar
  3. Iraq
  4. Pakistan
  5. Somalia

Select the correct answer from the codes given below

(a) 1, 3 and 5 only

(b) 1 and 4 only

(c) 3 and 5 only

(d) 2, 3, and 4 only

 

Q7. Which of the followings was/were the reasons for the starting of ‘Quit India Movement’?

  1. Rising prices of essential commodities.
  2. Fear of Japanese invasion.
  3. Failure of August Offer.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

(a) 1 only

(b) 1 and 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

Q8. Consider the following pairs :

  1. Project Loon             – Google
  2. White-Fi                      – Microsoft
  3. Aquila project               – Facebook

Which of the pairs given above are correct?

  1. 1, 2 and 3
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 2 only
  4. 1 and 3 only

 

 

Q9.  With reference to Aihole inscription , consider the following statements:

  1. It gives details about the Chalukyan king Pulikeshi II
  2. It was composed by Ravikirti and name of Kalidasa was mentioned in that inscription
  3. It gives the details about the war between Harshavardhana and Pulikeshi II in which Harshavardhana defeated Pulikeshi II.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1, 2 and 3
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 2 only
  4. 1 and 3 only

 

 

Q10.  Consider the following statements

  1. Ministry of Parliamentary Affaris constitutes Consultative Committees of Members of both the Houses of Parliament.
  2. The main purpose of these Committees are to provide a forum for formal discussions between the Government and Members of Parliament on polices and programmes of the Government.
  3. Members of the Rajya Sabha are associated with Committees on Public Accounts, Public Undertakings, Estimates.

Which of the statements given above are correct ?

  1. 1, ,2 and 3
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 2 only
  4. 1 and 3 only

 

 

Q11. Which of the following is/are the qualifications for appointment as Governor.

  1. He or she must be a citizen of India
  2. He or she must have completed 30 years of age
  3. He or she must not be a member of the either house of the parliament or house of the state legislature.
  4. He or she must not hold any other office of profit.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 1, 2 and 4 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

 

 

Q12. Putul Nautch and Yampuri refers to which of the following?

  1. Puppet theaters
  2. Folk dances of South India
  3. Different forms of Dhammar
  4. Specialized forms of Sittanvasal Paintings

 

 

Q13.  Which of the following is/are correct about Aquaponics?

  1. It is a food production system that combines raising aquatic animals such as snails, fish etc in tanks with cultivating plants in water tanks in a symbiotic environment
  2. It leads to more productivity but increase in water usage

Select the correct answer from codes given below

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q14. Consider the following agricultural practices:

  1. Contour bunding
  2. Relay cropping
  3. Zero tillage

In the context of global climate change, which of the above helps/help in carbon sequestration/storage in the soil?

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 3 only
  3. 1, 2 and 3
  4. 1 and 3 only

 

Q15.“GraphAir” technology, which was in news recently, is related to

  1. Producing Graphene from Soybean oil
  2. Producing Graphene from carbon captured from air
  3. Producing Graphene from sequestering carbon from oceans
  4. Producing Graphene from Ethanol

 

 

  1. QR920, Which was in news recently is a
  1. World’s Longest Flight
  2. QR code developed by Indian government for promotion of cashless transactions
  3. Space shuttle launched by China
  4. World’s shortest Flight

 

 

Q17. Project Saksham is related to ?

  1. Improving secondary education standards
  2. Indirect Tax Network of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC)
  3. Training and skill enhancement programme for Divyang children
  4. Rehabilitation programme for rescued bonded labourers

Q18. What are the challenges faced by Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in India according to The Economic Survey 2016-17 ?

  1. Large infrastructure deficits
  2. Inadequate finances
  3. Poor governance capacities

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 1, 2 and 3
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 2 and 3 only

 

Q19. Consider the following statements about Strategic Forces Command (SFC):

  1. It forms part of India’s Nuclear Command Authority (NCA)
  2. It is responsible for the management and administration of the country’s tactical and strategic nuclear weapons stockpile
  3. Nuclear-capable strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV which was recently tested, will be operational under SFC

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3

 

 

Q20.Consider the following pairs :

  1.   Rourkela Steel plant – Germany
  2.   Bhilai Steel Plant – Russia
  3.   Bhilai Steel Plant – United Kingdom

Which of the pairs given above are correct?

  1.  1,2 and 3
  2.  2 and 3 only
  3.  1 and 2 only
  4.  1 and 3 only

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