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Planet 50-50” that was in news in recent times is related to

  • (a) Climate change

  • (b) Gender equality

  • (c) Global dimming

  • (d) Old age welfare

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K Puttaswamy vs Union of India case is related to

  • (a) Directions to Curb Female Foeticide

  • (b) Upload FIRs in Police Websites

  • (c) Right to privacy

  • (d) Equal pay for equal work to women and child

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Which of the following is/are demerit(s) of Fiscal Deficit?.

  1. Increase in money supply
  2. Adverse effect on savings
  3. Rise in prices

  • (a) Only 1 and 2 is correct

  • (b) Only 1 & 3 is correct

  • (c) Only 2 is correct

  • (d) 1, 2 & 3 are correct

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The Diamond Quadrilateral is a project of

  • (a) Railways

  • (b) Airforce

  • (c) NHAI

  • (d) Both (a) & (c)

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Consider the following statements.

1. Gravitational waves were first predicted by Newton.

2. The effects of Cosmic chirps are non-measurable in Earth.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2 is true

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Consider the following statements.

1. Cortisol is produced by adrenal medulla.

2. It is released in response to stress.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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How many states are declared Open Defication Free(ODF) in rural India?

  • (a) 9

  • (b) 8

  • (c) 6

  • (d) 5

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Consider the following statements

1. Photothermal therapy is an invasive cancer treatment option.

2. Positron is used in Photothermal therapy

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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The oath of office is administered to the Governor by the

  • (a) Chief justice of India

  • (b) President

  • (c) Chief justice of high court

  • (d) Speaker of legislative assembly

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Consider the following statements about Mana pass.

1. It is in the border between India and Afghanistan.

2. Its is not accessible by vehicles

  • (a) only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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Consider the following statement.

1. Rohtang Pass lies in Pir Panjal Range.

2. It connects the Kullu Valley with the Lahaul and Spiti valleys.

 

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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Consider the following statement. 

1. Rohtang Pass lies in Pir Panjal Range.

2. It connects the Kullu Valley with the Lahaul and Spiti valleys.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) Neither 1 or 2

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(1) Cr(VI)

(2) Cr(III)

Which of the above is highly neurotoxic, genotoxic and carcinogenic?

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both 1 & 2

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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The World Happiness Report is published by

 

  • (a) UN General Assembly

  • (b) United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network

  • (c) Centre for Bhutan Studies and GNH Research

  • (d) UNDP

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ASCON Phase-IV project is related to

  • (a) Child immunization

  • (b) Women reproductive health

  • (c) Connectivity

  • (d) Aadhar enabling environment

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What is the time frame for Speaker to take decision regarding disqualification w.r.t. 52nd Amendment Act?

 

  • (a) 6 months

  • (b) Two weeks

  • (c) 3 Months

  • (d) No time frame

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Consider the following statements.

1. Brackish water has salinity as much as Seawater.

2. Chilika lake is one of the largest brackish water lake in India.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) none of these

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Tributaries of Narmada river is 

1.Kundi, Sher, Banjar rivers

2.Gomti, Kolar, Uri rivers

3. Tawa and Goi rivers

4.Chambal and Tamsa rivers 

  • (a) 1 only

  • (b) 1 and 3

  • (c) 2 and 3

  • (d) 1,2,3,4

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Scientists unveiled improved method of transferring DNA between human egg cells which can help to counter genetic defects through a method called pronuclear transfer. This is called

  • (a) SCNT cloning

  • (b) Stem Cell Cloning

  • (c) rDNA technology

  • (d) GT Cloning

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What is 'Antara' recently in the news?

  • (a) A dance movement of Russian folk dance

  • (b) A cloned buffalo

  • (c) A robot that plays musical instrument

  • (d) None of this

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Which one of the following has been maintained by the Supreme Court in the year 1996 under Article 21 regarding an attempt to commit suicide?

1. It is a natural right of a citizen but not a Fundamental Right of a Citizen.

2. It is punishable under the law

3. The court has nothing to do with it.

4. The court reserves the right of condonation.

  • (a) 1 and 3

  • (b) 2 only

  • (c) 3 only

  • (d) 1, 2 and 4

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Consider the following statements about BRICS.

1. All five nations are G-20 members.

2. 8th summit was held in India.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both 1 & 2

  • (d) None of the above

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Who is the chairman of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)?

  • (a) Minister of Home Affairs

  • (b) Minister of Environment

  • (c) Prime minister

  • (d) None of the above

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Kyasanur forest disease is  caused by

  • (a) Virus

  • (b) Bacteria

  • (c) Fungus

  • (d) Protozoa

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Superconductivity is used in
1.MRI

2.Magnetic fusion devices

3. microwave filters

4.Particle accelerators 

  • (a) only 1

  • (b) 1,3

  • (c) 2,4

  • (d) 1,2,3,4

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Acute Encephalitis Syndrome(AES) is caused by

1.Scrub typhus

2.Bacterial

3.Viral

4.Fungal

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) 1,2,3

  • (c) Only 3

  • (d) 1,2,3,4

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Consider the following statements.

1.Banning Marijuana fullfills Directive Principles under Indian Constitution. 

2.Marijuana does not cure cancer but it stops cancer from spreading.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) None of this

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Consider the following statements about IRNSS-1A.

1. It is designed to provide positional information on India and beyond the borders for about 1,500 km.

2. Each IRNSS satellite system has three rubidium atomic clocks, which are critical for keeping time.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) None of this

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Right not to vote is 

  • (a) Fundamental Right

  • (b) constitutional Right

  • (c) Legal Right

  • (d) None of this

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Consider the following statements.

1. Inter-State supply and covered under the IGST Act.

2. GST applies zero rating of export of goods

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) None of this

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Where are "Mindanao and Marawi" that were in news?

  • (a) Syria

  • (b) Afghanistan

  • (c) Philippines

  • (d) Nigeria

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Consider the following statement about Zealandia.

1. It is beneath South Atlantic

2. It was a part of Gondwana

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) None of this

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What is "Simorgh" in news?

  • (a) A drug

  • (b) A plant

  • (c) A space launch vehicle

  • (d) An endangered species

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Codex norms are applicable in case of

  • (a) Food items

  • (b) Eco friendly fuels

  • (c) Bank rate policy

  • (d) Diplomatic issues

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Consider the following statements.

1. Masoor dhal causes Lathyrism

2. Masoor dhal has a neurotoxin called Beta Oxalyl Alanine

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) None of this

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Consider the following statements

1. Payment bank comes under a differentiated bank license of RBI

2. Payment bank can issue both debit card and credit card

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both are correct

  • (d) None of this

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Batagur baska in news recently

  • (a) An extinct Himalayan tree

  • (b) An endangered Turtle

  • (c) A medicinal plant discovered in western ghats with cancerous property

  • (d) None of this

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Subject : Geography

What is "LSD" that is in news recently

  • (a) A cholesterol variety

  • (b) A drug

  • (c) A place in Syria

  • (d) An Island in south China sea

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State Investment Potential index in India is released by

  • (a) Central Statistics Office (CSO)

  • (b) National Sample Survey Office (NSSO)

  • (c) National Council of Applied Economic Research(NCAER)

  • (d) Federation Of India Chamber Of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)

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Which of the above is/are the irritating points between India and China?

1. Pangong Tso lake

2. Burtse

3. Daulat Beg Oldi

4. Thandrong

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) 1,2,3

  • (c) 3,4

  • (d) 1,2,3,4

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Subject : Environment

1. India 

2. Australia 

3. Japan 

4. China

          Which of the above is/are RCEP Nation(s)?

  • (a) 1,2,3,4

  • (b) 1,3,4

  • (c) 2,3,4

  • (d) 1,2,4

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North Natuna Sea is in 

  • (a) China

  • (b) Philippines

  • (c) Indonesia

  • (d) Vietnam

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"Baranaja" means 

  • (a) A variety of Cobra

  • (b) A variety of Brinjal

  • (c) An old age dye of Harappan Civilisation

  • (d) A farming technique

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Pentaerythritol tetranitrate is

  • (a) Cancer Drug

  • (b) Explosive

  • (c) Secondary Air Pollutant

  • (d) VOC of Indoor Air Pollutant

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Consider the following statements.

1. Speaker is not answerable to the Supreme Court on allegations of 'irregulatory' in the conduct of the House.

2. Voter's freedom of expression forms one of the basic feature of the Constitution.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 & Nor 2 is true

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Which of the following would make Dengue vector Aedes mosquito less capable?

  • (a) Wolbachia

  • (b) Chryseomonas

  • (c) Both A & B

  • (d) Neither A & Nor B

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Somarama temple is in

  • (a) Andhra Pradesh

  • (b) Odisha

  • (c) Madhya Predesh

  • (d) Tamil Nadu

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Subject : Geography

Catalonia tensions in news refer to crisis in 

  • (a) Colombia

  • (b) Vietnam

  • (c) Spain

  • (d) France

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GeneXpert is meant for detecting

  • (a) Thalassemia

  • (b) Sickle cell Anemia

  • (c) MDR TB

  • (d) Cerebral Malaria

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CAPE ratio implies

  • (a) Poverty based on consumption pattern

  • (b) Performance of private sector bank

  • (c) Sustainable earnings of a company

  • (d) Public sector disinvestment funds

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Where is Dampier Hodges Line?

  • (a) India-China border

  • (b) India-Bangladesh border

  • (c) Rameshwaram Island

  • (d) Sundarberbans delta

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Consider the following statements.

1.Sagar island is in the Ganges delta.

2.Sagar is a part of the Sundarbans.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 & Nor 2 is true

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Consider the following statements.

1. Nirbhay  is a sub-sonic cruise missile.

2. BrahMos is the world's fastest anti-ship cruise missile in operation.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 & Nor 2 is true

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Consider the following statements with respect to 'Tirupati Varaha'.

1. It refers to Indigenous bread of ongole cow.

2. It has been recently registered with the National Bureau of Animal  Genetic Resources. 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 & Nor 2 is true

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Consider the following statements.

1. Doklam is a tri-junction area near Chumbi Valley, under India's control.

2. Bhutan and China claims sovereignty over it.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 & Nor 2 is true

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Consider the following statements.

1. Of the three rivers Palar, Cauvery and Siruvani that flow through Tamil Nadu, Cauvery and Palar originate in other states.

2. Palar originates in the Nandh Durg Hills of Andhra Pradesh.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 & Nor 2 is true

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Statement 1: Bhitarkanika houses 70% of India's estuarine crocodiles.

Statement 2: Unlike other crocodiles, estuarine lay eggs by creating a mound made of leaves of a particular mangrove species.

  • (a) 1 only

  • (b) 2 only

  • (c) Both 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 Nor 2 is true

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Anthrax is caused by

  • (a) Bacteria

  • (b) Fungai

  • (c) Virus

  • (d) Mycoplasma

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The “grasshopper effect” explains

  • (a) How the Ozone Depleting Substances depletes the vast ozone layer.

  • (b) Why high levels of pollutants have been found in regions like the Arctic and in the plants and animals that live there, when obviously, most of these chemicals are not used in those regions.

  • (c) Why the radioactive wastes are difficult to dispose off.

  • (d) How the pesticides pollute soil and water

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"Breakdown Plan" in Indian History refers to

  • (a) Rajaji formula

  • (b) Wavell Plan

  • (c) Cabinet Mission Plan

  • (d) Cripps Proposals

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What is/are true about “BAD OZONE”?

1. It is the tropospheric ozone.

2. It is the stratospheric ozone.

3. It initiates the chemical removal of methane and other hydrocarbons from the atmosphere.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2 and 3

  • (c) Only 1 and 3

  • (d) Only 3

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International Monetary and Financial Committee advise

  • (a) World Bank

  • (b) IMF

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) nor (b)

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This scheme is classified under three categories namely Shishu, Kishor and Tarun.

  • (a) MUDRA

  • (b) Priyadharshini

  • (c) SABLA

  • (d) SWALAMBAN

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Statements true about TanSat

  • (a) It was launched by USA

  • (b) It monitors carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) nor (b)

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SPIC MACAY is

  • (a) a voluntary youth movement to showcase the culture of India, to the masses, especially to the younger generations.

  • (b) It is a Berlin based tourist body which promotes tourism in Asia Pacific.

  • (c) It is a Global initiative created to spread awareness about throat cancer.

  • (d) a non-profit organization which works to promote legal awareness, based in Bangalore

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World Economic Forum is a

  • (a) Non-Profit Organization

  • (b) Intergovernmental Association

  • (c) Supranational Actor

  • (d) An UN Wing

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“Carbapenems” frequently in news are

  • (a) Oil residues

  • (b) Nuclear byproducts

  • (c) Air Pollutants

  • (d) Antibiotics

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Which of the following is not a member of „International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC)‟?.

  • (a) India

  • (b) Russia

  • (c) Iran

  • (d) China

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Missions known as Lucy and Psyche – Launched by

  • (a) NASA + ESA

  • (b) NASA

  • (c) NASA + ISRO

  • (d) NASA + ROSSCOM

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Which of the following is supporting the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme?

  • (a) UNDP

  • (b) WB

  • (c) ILO

  • (d) FAO

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Basel Convention is an international agreement on the 

  • (a) Control of trans-boundary movements of hazardous wastes and their disposal.

  • (b) Control of trans-boundary movements of live mutated microorganisms.

  • (c) Reduction of use of hazardous pesticides and replacing them with bio-pesticides.

  • (d) Reduction of use of chemical fertilizers and replacing them with bio- fertilizers

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Which of the following has “anti-greenhouse” effect?.

  • (a) Nitrous oxide

  • (b) Sulfur Dioxide

  • (c) Tropospheric ozone

  • (d) None of these

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The Diamond Quadrilateral is a project of

 

  • (a) Railways

  • (b) Airforce

  • (c) NHAI

  • (d) Both (a) & (c)

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The following activities could be possibly used to reduce global warming.

1. Using giant mirrors in space 2. Firing large amount of aerosols in the atmosphere

3. Use of bio-char 4. Increasing the amount of iron in the ocean.

(a)  (b) (c)  (d) 

  • (a) 1 and 2 only

  • (b) 1, 2, 3 and 4

  • (c) 3 and 4 only

  • (d) 1, 3 and 4 only

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A tool named IESS 2047 was recently launched by India for

  • (a) Indian Ecological Footprint

  • (b) Energy Security

  • (c) Radio Collaring

  • (d) Aadhaar atomization

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What is/are true?

1. 'Rotavac‟ combats infant mortality due to diarrhoea.

2. This is an anti-viral vaccine.

(a) . (b)  (c) . (d) 

  • (a) 1 and 2 are true

  • (b) Only 1 is true.

  • (c) Only 2 is true

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2 is true

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"Sunset Law" in British India was related to

 

  • (a) Civil services

  • (b) Army

  • (c) Education

  • (d) Land Revenue

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"Flamenco India", a dance cultural festival, was celebrated recently to mark diplomatic relationship between India and

  • (a) Spain

  • (b) France

  • (c) Italy

  • (d) Australia

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(1) There can never be a fiscal deficit without a revenue deficit.

(2) There can never be a primary deficit without a fiscal deficit.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?. 

  • (a) 1 & 2

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Only 1

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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“The Untold Vajpayee: Politician and Paradox” was authored by

  • (a) Ullekh N P

  • (b) L.K.Advani

  • (c) Narendra Modi

  • (d) Amit Shah

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"IMPRINT‟ initiative aims at

  • (a) Ensuring higher funding support for research in areas of immediate relevance to Indian society

  • (b) Providing financial and technical assistance to young start-up entrepreneurs

  • (c) Promoting the handicrafts industry in rural areas

  • (d) Promoting cost effective printing technology among Government departments

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The Human Development Index is a composite statistic of life expectancy, education and income per capita indicators, which are used to rank countries in four-tiers of human development. Consider the following about HDI:

1. It was prepared by UNDP since 1990.

2. It is based on formula provided by economist Amartya Sen and Mahbub-ul-Haq.

  • (a) 1 and 2 are correct

  • (b) Only 1 is correct

  • (c) Only 2 is correct

  • (d) None is correct

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1.Top most global risks as per WEF‟s Global Risks Report 2017 is

 

  • (a) Chronic fiscal imbalances

  • (b) Massive data fraud/theft

  • (c) Large terrorist attacks

  • (d) Extreme weather

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 Consider the following statements w.r.t. SDR loan from IMF.

1. A member can borrow up to 200 percent of its quota annually and 600 percent cumulatively.

2. The smallest member of the IMF is Tuvalu.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Both 1 and 2

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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English is the official language of which of the following states?.

  • (a) Manipur

  • (b) Nagaland

  • (c) Karnataka

  • (d) Andhra Pradesh

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Under which of the following conditions, UPSC can serve the needs of a state?. 

1. When requested by the President 

2. When requested by the Governor 

3. With the approval of Parliament 

4. With the approval of President 

5. With the approval of the concerned  state legislature

  • (a) 1 and 3

  • (b) 2 and 3

  • (c) 2 and 4

  • (d) 2 and 5

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Benefits of Swayamsiddha Scheme

1. Women education 2. Becoming an entrepreneur Which of the statements given above is/are true?

  • (a) 1 only

  • (b) 2 only

  • (c) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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1. National Rural Livelihood Mission is funded by World Bank.

2. National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) is implemented by the Ministry of Rural Development.

  • (a) 1 and 2 are correct

  • (b) Only 1 is correct

  • (c) Only 2 is correct

  • (d) None is correct

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What is/are benefits of Kishori Shakti Yojna?.

  • (a) Girls will get general health check up every six month

  • (b) To teach young girls sufficient vocational skills

  • (c) Neither (a) nor (b)

  • (d) Both (a) & (b)

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Leaders Retreat Outcome Document 2016 is related to

  • (a) G20

  • (b) BRICS

  • (c) BIMSTEC

  • (d) NAM

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New York Declaration is related to

  • (a) Hazarodus Chemicals

  • (b) Refugees

  • (c) WTO – Subsidies issue

  • (d) Women Empowerment

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Who is most famous for his golden "chain of justice"?.

  • (a) Jahangir

  • (b) Iltutmish

  • (c) Akbar

  • (d) Shahjahan

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Global Gender Gap Index is released by

  • (a) WB

  • (b) UNDP

  • (c) UN WOMEN

  • (d) WEF

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Public Debt Management Cell has been set up by

  • (a) RBI

  • (b) Finance Ministry

  • (c) PMO

  • (d) Jointly by (a) & (b)

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Consider the following w.r.t. 'Sukanya Samriddhi Yojna‟.

1. launched as a part of the „Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' campaign

2. a small deposit scheme for girl child.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?. 

  • (a) 1 and 2 are correct

  • (b) Only 1 is correct

  • (c) Only 2 is correct

  • (d) None is correct

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Which of the following national park will get affected by Ken - Betwa river linking project?

  • (a) Bandhavgarh National Park

  • (b) Pench National Park

  • (c) Satpura National Park

  • (d) Panna National Park

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Which one of the following is known as the "Coffee port" of the world?

  • (a) Sao Paulo

  • (b) Santos

  • (c) Rio de Janeiro

  • (d) Buenos Aires

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Advanced Ultra Super Critical (AUSC) Technology is related to

  • (a) Thermal coal power plants

  • (b) Genetic Engineering

  • (c) Nuclear Fusion

  • (d) None of these

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10@10 initiatives is for

  • (a) Women & Child Development

  • (b) Food Safety

  • (c) Forest Fires

  • (d) Digital India

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Which of the following is/are true?.

 

 

  • (a) ZED Scheme aims to have stringent Environmental norms as per ISO 14000.

  • (b) ZED Scheme is meant only for unregulated MSME sector.

  • (c) Both (a) and (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) nor (b)

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What is Agenda 2063?. 

  • (a) Sustainable Development Initiative

  • (b) Carbon footprint Initiative

  • (c) African Development Initiative

  • (d) Latin American Development Initiative

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1. “Giftmilk” scheme aims to improve child nutrition thought consumption of milk & milk products by providing milk at low cost.

2. It is a scheme by National Dairy Development Board.

Which of these statements is/are correct?

 

  • (a) 1 and 2 are correct

  • (b) Only 1 is correct

  • (c) Only 2 is correct

  • (d) None is correct

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"Connecting global climate and action" report is relased by

 

 

  • (a) World Bank

  • (b) UNDP

  • (c) UNFCCC

  • (d) World Travel and Tourism Council

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The major function of the banking system is

  • (a) to accept deposits and provide credit

  • (b) to accept deposits and subsidies

  • (c) to provide credit and subsidies

  • (d) To accept deposits, provide credit and subsidies

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E-BASTA is concerned with

 

  • (a) e - Book versions of school books

  • (b) e-Book versions of bank pass-books

  • (c) e - Book versions of ration cards for PDS

  • (d) e - Book versions of Registration Certificate books for automobiles

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Kigali Amendment

1. amends the 1987 Montreal Protocol 2. will be binding on countries from 2019

  • (a) 1 and 2

  • (b) Only 1

  • (c) Only 2

  • (d) Neither 1 Nor 2

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In Indian context, the concept of „due process of law‟ was introduced in which of the following?

 

  • (a) Menaka Gandhi Case

  • (b) 24th Amendment Act

  • (c) Minerva Mills Case

  • (d) 44th Amendment Act

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Biotech-KISAN a Farmer centric scheme has been launched by

 

  • (a) Ministry of Agriculture

  • (b) Ministry of Environment and Forests

  • (c) Department of Science & Technology

  • (d) Ministry of Panchayati Raj

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Which one of the following statements is/are true about “Demchok mission”?

 

  • (a) It aims at laying an irrigation pipeline

  • (b) It was built under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) nor (b)

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Which of the following statements is/are correct?.

1. Mandal Commission recommended for the exclusion of advanced section among the „Other Backward Classes‟ (creamy layer) from reservation.

2. Reservation in promotion is not available to „Other backward classes‟ (OBCs).

3. National commission for Backward Classes is a constitutional body.

  • (a) Only 3

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Only 1 and 2

  • (d) Only 2 and 3

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Human bodies can be scanned with Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) because they contain

 

  • (a) carbon

  • (b) oxygen

  • (c) hydrogen

  • (d) iron

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Transformative Carbon Asset Facility is launched by

 

  • (a) World Bank

  • (b) UNEP

  • (c) WEF

  • (d) WTO

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Secularism in the Indian context means that

1. Citizens are not discriminated on account of religion
2. Religion is regarded as a private affair of a citizen

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) 1 & 2

  • (d) Neither 1 nor 2

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What is “HIMANSH”?

  • (a) a night vision device designed by DRDO

  • (b) a project under AYUSH.

  • (c) an endangered bird of Himalaya.

  • (d) a high altitude research station in Himalaya

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In an economy, head count ratio is the
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  • (a) (a) Unemployment

  • (b) (b) Poverty

  • (c) (c) Literacy

  • (d) (d) Malnutrition

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What is "Cyber Gram"?.

  • (a) It aims to import digital literacy to students in minority concentrated govt. schools and Madarsa.

  • (b) It aims to promote digital literacy among elderly persons of rural areas.

  • (c) It is a programme which provides legal education in rural areas.

  • (d) It is a programme which focuses on promoting digital literacy among SC/STs in rural area.

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Who launched ‘wang-bang’ Movement and with what objective?.

  • (a) Dadabhai Naoroji to declare that the goal of congress was attainment of ‘swaraj’.

  • (b) Dadabhai Naoroji to declare that the drain of wealth must be stopped.

  • (c) Surendra Nath Banerjee to request British for Parliamentary Elections.

  • (d) Surendra Nath Banerjee to oppose Partition of Bengal.

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Which of the following is/are true?

 

 

  • (a) The sun is about 149 million km from earth.

  • (b) The surface temperature of the Sun is about 5,500 degrees Celsius.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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"RhODIS" that was in news recently refers to

  • (a) A Digital Road Intiative to combat air pollution

  • (b) A bio degradable radioactive cleanser for removing PM2.5 from air

  • (c) A DNA Indexing System

  • (d) A handy Rh factor detector developed by Indian Scientists

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Which of the following is/are not a participant/ participants In the Mekong-Ganga Cooperation?.

1.Bangladesh 2.Cambodia 3.China 4.Myanmanr 5.Thailand

  • (a) 1 and 3

  • (b) a) 1 only

  • (c) b) 2, 3 and 4

  • (d) d) 1, 2 and 5

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‘Building Responsive, Inclusive and Collective Solutions’ is the theme for ?

  • (a) ASEAN-India Summit, Laos

  • (b) SAARC Summit, Pakistan

  • (c) G20 Summit, China

  • (d) BRICS Summit, India

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which of the following is/are not a participant/ participants In the Mekong-Ganga Cooperation?

  • (a) 1 only

  • (b) 2, 3 and 4

  • (c) 1 and 3

  • (d) 1, 2 and 5

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Which state in India is referred as global epicentre of kala-azar?. 

  • (a) Orissa

  • (b) Bihar

  • (c) Assam

  • (d) West Bengal

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Which of the following statements is/are true?.

  • (a) Masala Bonds Bonds will be issued under Basel IV norms.

  • (b) Masala Bonds are rupee-denominated bonds issued to overseas buyers.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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1. Licences 2. Quotas 3. Embargos 4. Standards.

Which of these is/are Non-Tariff barriers?. 

  • (a) 1, 2, 3

  • (b) 1 & 2

  • (c) Only 1

  • (d) 1, 2, 3, 4

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Which of the following is known as "Musk Deer Sanctuary" ?. 

  • (a) Kedarnath Sanctuary

  • (b) Amirthi Sanctuary

  • (c) Avalanche Sanctuary

  • (d) Dachigam Sanctuary

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The Basel Convention is

  • (a) International treaty to reduce movement of hazardous waste between countries

  • (b) International convention for safe recycling of ships

  • (c) ILO's norms to improve the existential conditions of Workers

  • (d) A set of broad supervisory standards formulated by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, which mainly focuses on risks to banks and the financial system.

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Matthew cyclone struck 

  • (a) Philipines

  • (b) Haiti

  • (c) Fiji

  • (d) Australia

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Consider the following statements.

1. Hubble Space Telescope is a joint venture between NASA, ISRO & ESA.

2. Hubble Space Telescope is placed in Geo Synchronous Orbit.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 Nor 2 is true

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Consider the following statements. 1. The new facility “Nickel, Copper and Acid Recovery Plant” will be second facility in India to produce nickel metal of London Metal Exchange grade from primary resource. 2. It will help to curb import dependence

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) 1 & 2 are true

  • (d) Neither 1 Nor 2 is true

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The world's largest solar photovoltaic plant in world is to be built at  

  • (a) Tamilnadu

  • (b) Gujarat

  • (c) Andhra Pradesh

  • (d) Madhya Pradesh

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What is "Wendelstein 7-X" that was in news recently?. 

  • (a) An Asteroid

  • (b) A Nuclear Reactor

  • (c) A Super-Computer

  • (d) A meteoroid

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LASI study in India was launched with the objective of Studying 

  • (a) God Particles

  • (b) La Nina

  • (c) Small Scale Industry

  • (d) None of these

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Which of the following is/are true about Bay of Bengal Boundary Layer Experiment (BoBBLE) ?. 

  • (a) It employs aquatic robots to help research South Asian monsoons.

  • (b) This project will be undertaken jointly by India and USA.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b) are true.

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b) is true.

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Sendai Framework of action is related to   

  • (a) Women Empowerment

  • (b) Child Labour

  • (c) Malnutrition issues

  • (d) None of these

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Consider the following about International North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) 

  • (a) It is a geostrategic initiative being pushed by India to connect with Central Asia and Russia.

  • (b) It connects the Indian Ocean and Persian Gulf to the Caspian Sea via the Islamic Republic of Iran, from where it connects St Petersburg, Russia, and North Europe.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b) are true.

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b) is true.

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Statements about Lal Lajpat Rai

  • (a) He Presided the Congress Special Session of Calcutta in 1920.

  • (b) The Servants of the People Society was founded by him.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b) are true.

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b) is true.

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“Sulfate-free” and “Paraben-free” has been popping up on product labels for a few years now. 

  • (a) Parabenes are moisturizers.

  • (b) Rich lather in Shampoos comes from sulfates .

  • (c) Both (a) & (b) are true.

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b) is true.

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Abdul Kalam Island 1. is in Tamilnadu. 2. is a shoal. 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Two Indian cities which have been designated as members of Creative City Network of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) 1. Jaipur 2. Varanasi 3. Madurai 4. Kolkata  

  • (a) (1) & (4)

  • (b) (1) & (2)

  • (c) (2) & (3)

  • (d) (2) & (4)

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CuSP is a 

  • (a) space weather station

  • (b) scientific base station of India situated in Antarctica

  • (c) plasma physics laboratory in space

  • (d) neutrino station of India situated in Antarctica.

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"BioSentinel" is related to 

  • (a) study of life on mars

  • (b) develop a biosensor using yeast to detect radiation damage in space

  • (c) develop a cyber-org to generate oxygen in international space station

  • (d) study of life on exo-planets

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ExoMars 2016 is joint mission of  1. ISRO 2. NASA 3. ESA 4. ROSCOSMOS 

  • (a) (1) & (3)

  • (b) (3) & (4)

  • (c) (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) (1), (2) & (3) are true

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As of now, the world’s most powerful supercomputer system is from 

  • (a) China

  • (b) Japan

  • (c) Russia

  • (d) USA

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Which of the following is/are true?. 

  • (a) India is a member of SAWEN.

  • (b) SAWEN is a precursor to EU like Institution in South Asia.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b) are true.

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b) is true.

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Mastodons are distantly related to  

  • (a) Elephants

  • (b) Horses

  • (c) Sharks

  • (d) Dinosaurs

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Which of the following anchor China’s Maritime Silk Road?.

1) Djibouti 2) Sri Lanka  3) Pakistan  4) Myanmar 

  • (a) 1, 2 & 4

  • (b) 1, 3 & 4

  • (c) 2, 3 & 4

  • (d) 1, 2, 3 & 4

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While banning jallikattu in Tamilnadu which of the following Articles of the constitution was/were referred to as grounds of violation by the Supreme Court?. 

  • (a) Article 51 A (g)

  • (b) Article 21

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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Consider the following about Hybrid annuity Model for highway projects.           1. Under this model, the highway toll tax will be collected by the private sector like the build, operate and transfer (BOT) model. 2. Under this model, the government will provide 40 per cent of the project cost to the developer to start work while the remaining investment has to be made by the developer. 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Funds provided by Primary Education Cess meet part of the expenditure of

1) Sakhshar Bharat

2) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

3) Mid-Day Meal 

  • (a) Only 2 & 3

  • (b) 1, 2 & 3

  • (c) Only 1 & 3

  • (d) Only 1 & 2

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Agasthyamala Biosphere Reserve

1. comprises mostly tropical forests. 

2. is located within Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary.

  • (a) Only 1 is false

  • (b) Only 2 is false

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are false

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is false

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Consider the following statements about Blue Air made by ISRO.

1. It is lighter than air. 

2.It  can be used in rocket engines for insulation. 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) project is the responsibility of  

  • (a) Department of Science & Technology

  • (b) Department of Atomic Energy

  • (c) Jointly by (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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Consider the following statements about Black-necked crane.

1. It is sacred to certain Buddhist traditions.

2. It is listed in India’s Wildlife Act as a Schedule 1 species, which gives animals and birds the highest legal protection. 

 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi gave its approval for signing the Paris Agreement adopted at the 21st Conference of Parties held in Paris in December 2015. The salient features of the Paris Agreement are

1. The objective of the Paris Agreement is "mitigation-centric".

2. The Paris Agreement recognizes the importance of sustainable lifestyles and sustainable patterns of consumption with developed countries taking the lead, and notes the importance of 'climate justice’ in its preamble.  

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Consider the following statements about Tantya Tope. 

1. He was betrayed by Man Singh. 

2. He became a sworn enemy of the British, when Lord Dalhousie deprived Nana Saheb of his father's pension.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Matchstick head contains

1) Powdered Glass

2) Red Phosphorus 

3) Potassium Chlorate

  • (a) 1 & 2

  • (b) 1, 2 & 3

  • (c) 2 & 3

  • (d) 1 & 3

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Solar cells could generate electricity even during rains by making use of 

  • (a) Graphene

  • (b) Silicene

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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The objective of SVEEP programme is to

  • (a) Create jobs for destitute women

  • (b) Propagandize breast feeding and its signifuicance

  • (c) Make elections Inclusive

  • (d) Eliminate manual scavenging

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Consider the following.

1. Coral reefs cover 0.01 percent of the world's sea floor. 

2. A powerful El Niño can fuel the worst coral bleaching. 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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The "Noodle bowl effect" that is frequently flashing in news is related to 

  • (a) Food Inflation

  • (b) Malnutrition

  • (c) Marine Pollution

  • (d) Trade Agreements

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Under India Newborn Action Plan (INAP) four additional vaccines are being thought of as priority vaccines for introduction. in India - 

1. Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine   2.Influenza vaccine 

3.Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine   4. Cholera vaccine.

Which of the above is/are not among the four?. 

  • (a) Only 1 & 3

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) Only 3

  • (d) None of these

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The thalweg principle is useful in resolving 

  • (a) water disputes between India & Pakistan

  • (b) border disputes between India & Pakistan

  • (c) trade disputes between India & Pakistan

  • (d) All the above

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The "Seville strategy" & "action plan of Madrid" are related to 

  • (a) water conservation

  • (b) biosphere reserves

  • (c) coral reefs

  • (d) ozone protection

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After 55 long years, the Indian Council for Medical Research has decided to lift a ban on khesari dal, banned in the year 1961. 

  • (a) Khesari Dal contains a toxin, oxalyldiaminopropionic acid.

  • (b) Consumption of the Khesari Dal could lead to Blindness.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b) are true.

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b) is true.

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Which of the following are included features in SMART coaches as per the rail Budget 2016?.
1) automatic doors 2) ergonomic seating  3) bio-vacuum toilets 

  • (a) 1, 2 & 3

  • (b) Only 2 & 3

  • (c) Only 1 & 3

  • (d) Only 1 & 2

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‘Security diamond’ initiative of Japan involves Japan, Australia 

  • (a) India and the US State of Hawaii

  • (b) India and China

  • (c) India and Russia

  • (d) India and UK

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Consider the following statements.

1. Aadhaar Bill has been introduced as a ‘Money Bill’.

2. The Aadhaar bill aims to provide “good governance, efficient, transparent, and targeted delivery of subsidies, benefits and services, the expenditure for which is incurred from the Consolidated Fund of India, to individuals residing in India through assigning of unique identity numbers to such individuals”.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Regarding ‘Rurban Mission’ 1. The Mission seeks to develop smart village on the line of smart cities. 2. It reduces the burden of migration to the cities through adopting ‘cluster approach’. 3. The scheme will function with 14 mandatory components to ensure an optimum level of development of a cluster. 

  • (a) 1 & 2 are correct.

  • (b) 1, 2 & 3 are correct.

  • (c) 1 & 3 are correct.

  • (d) Only 1 is correct.

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Which of the following is/are involved in gravitational-wave science in India?. 

  • (a) Raman Research Institute in Bengaluru

  • (b) Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA) in Pune

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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Which of the following has been cited as reason(s) for the Pink Bollworm Resistance to GM Cotton in India?. 

  • (a) Farmers do not follow rules like planting non-Bt cotton with Bt varieties

  • (b) Seed companies often provide inferior non-By seeds

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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The following places have Doppler radars in India.
1) Paradip 2) Kolkata 3) Chennai 

  • (a) 1 & 2

  • (b) 1, 2 & 3

  • (c) 2 & 3

  • (d) Only 1

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Consider the following statements. 1. Zika virus is transmitted to people through the same mosquito that transmits dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever. 2. French Polynesia is the only area outside of Brazil to be affected by a Zika outbreak in which public health officials have identified an increase in the number of fetuses and babies with unusually small heads.  

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Influenza is a viral infection that affects mainly 1. Liver 2. Throat 3. Brain 

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 2

  • (c) 1, 2, & 3

  • (d) 1 & 3

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Which of these is/are true?.

1. Aihole is known as the "Cradle of Indian architecture".

2. The Jainas enjoyed high favour in the court of Pulakesin II.  

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Which of the following restriction was(were) added later by amendment(s) to Article 19(2)?. 

  • (a) Sovereignty and integrity of India

  • (b) Friendly relations with foreign states

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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Match List I with List II.  

List I
(Type of Grass)

List II
(Country)

A. Llanos

1. Australia

B. Prairies

2. Venezuela

C. Pampas

3. USA

D. Downs

4. Argentina

  • (a) A - 1; B - 4; C - 3; D - 2

  • (b) A - 2; B - 4; C - 3; D - 1

  • (c) A - 1; B - 3; C - 4; D - 2

  • (d) A - 2; B - 3; C - 4; D - 1

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What is "Cobra Gold" that was in news recently?. 

  • (a) A eco-friendly alternative for leaded petrol

  • (b) An artificially made gold

  • (c) A hybrid variety wheat

  • (d) None of these

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LAMITYE is a joint military training exercise between India & 

  • (a) Seychelles

  • (b) Iran

  • (c) Indonesia

  • (d) Mozambique

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"Siddharth Dube" frequently in news is 

  • (a) A Nuclear Scientist

  • (b) A Classical Dancer

  • (c) An IT Specialist

  • (d) None of these

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Consider the following statements.

1. Whales are warm-blooded. 

2. Whales use echolocation for navigation and hunting. 

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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FAME-India scheme is related to 

  • (a) Air pollution

  • (b) Cultural cooperation of India with other South Asian Nations

  • (c) Child Welfare

  • (d) Old-age entrepreneurship

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Arrange in descending order of Maximum weightage of sectors in IIP  1. mining 2. manufacturing  3. electricity  

  • (a) 123

  • (b) 213

  • (c) 132

  • (d) 231

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Combined Battalion level Military Training Exercise SURYA KIRAN is between India & 

  • (a) Nepal

  • (b) Bhutan

  • (c) Singapore

  • (d) China

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The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act 2009 stipulates that  

  • (a) Private schools reserve 25% of seats at the entry level for children belonging to ‘disadvantaged groups’ and ‘weaker sections’.

  • (b) Private schools reserve 15% of seats at the entry level for children belonging to ‘disadvantaged groups’ and ‘weaker sections’.

  • (c) Private schools reserve 10% of seats at the entry level for children belonging to ‘disadvantaged groups’ and ‘weaker sections’.

  • (d) Private schools reserve 33% of seats at the entry level for children belonging to ‘disadvantaged groups’ and ‘weaker sections’.

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Under the ambit of The Constitution (100th Amendment ) Act, 2015 the enclaves of the following are covered. 1. Assam 2. West Bengal 3. Tripura 4. Meghalaya   

  • (a) Only 1, 2 & 3

  • (b) Only 2 & 3

  • (c) 1, 2, 3 & 4

  • (d) Only 1, 2 & 4

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Consider the following statements. 

1. Security Related Expenditure (SRE) Scheme  is a non-plan scheme. 

2. The objective of the scheme is to supplement the efforts of the states to deal with the Left Wing Extremism.

  • (a) Only 1 is true

  • (b) Only 2 is true

  • (c) Both (1) & (2) are true

  • (d) Neither (1) Nor (2) is true

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Who among the following lay claim over South China Sea?.

1. Brunei  2. Malaysia 3. Philippines 4. Taiwan  5. Vietnam  6. China 

  • (a) 1,3,5,6

  • (b) 2,3,5,6

  • (c) 1,2,3,5,6

  • (d) 1,2,3,4,5,6

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Mrinalini Sarabhai who died recently was  

  • (a) A Nuclear Scientist

  • (b) A Classical Dancer

  • (c) An Economist

  • (d) A Sports personality

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The HQ of International Solar Alliance is in 

  • (a) India

  • (b) France

  • (c) China

  • (d) Japan

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Consider the following. 

1. Around a third of the India’s coal content is ash.

2. Reducing ash in coal is possible by “washing”.

3. Coal-fired power plants are a source of toxic mercury air emissions.

4. Indian coal is less in sulphur content than imported coal.

Which of these is/are TRUE ?.

  • (a) Only 1

  • (b) Only 1, 2 & 4

  • (c) Only 3 & 4

  • (d) 1, 2, 3 & 4

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When the value of imports and investments is larger than value of exports 

  • (a) Capital account deficit occurs

  • (b) Current account deficit occurs

  • (c) Imbalance of trade occurs

  • (d) All the above occur

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India's first fully organic state  

  • (a) Sikkim

  • (b) Kerala

  • (c) Assam

  • (d) Tamilnadu

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What is "AUS 32" that was in news in recent times?.

  • (a) A pollutant

  • (b) An asteroid

  • (c) A hybrid variety Rice

  • (d) None of these

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Which of these is/are true?. 

  • (a) Neutrinos have mass.

  • (b) Neutrinos cause ionizing radiation.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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Who among the following claim sovereignty over the Chagos Archipelago?.

1. Mauritius  2. UK  3.Maldives  4.Seychelles

  • (a) 1 & 2

  • (b) 1, 2 & 3

  • (c) 1, 3 & 4

  • (d) 1, 2, 3 & 4

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‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ joint exercise is between India and

  • (a) Japan

  • (b) China

  • (c) North Korea

  • (d) Bhutan

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SAMAR was recently dedicated to the nation. What is "SAMAR"?.

  • (a) Aerosol Monitor

  • (b) Radar

  • (c) Humanoid Robot

  • (d) Submarine

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Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion is a good option for countries like India. Because

  • (a) India has high sea surface temperatures.

  • (b) India is a Tropical country.

  • (c) Both (a) & (b)

  • (d) Neither (a) Nor (b)

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What is the global warming limit targeted under new "Paris agreement"?.

  • (a) 1.2°C

  • (b) 2°C

  • (c) 1.5°C

  • (d) 2.1°C

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India’s first X-ray telescope

  • (a) UVIT

  • (b) SXT

  • (c) LAXT

  • (d) CZIT

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LISA Pathfinder to hunt for ripples in the space-time continuum predicted by Einstein's General Theory of Relativity (GTR) was launched by

  • (a) ESA

  • (b) ESA + ISRO

  • (c) NASA

  • (d) ESA + NASA + ISRO

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