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1st Jan,2018: Videos of Local Winds+Images for ITCZ and Winds




 

(1)Consider the following statements regarding the Inter Tropical Convergence Zone:

          1. It is also called the monsoon trough.

          2. It is a high pressure zone where trade winds converge.

          3. The South easterly winds of southern hemisphere blows as south west monsoon in the northern hemisphere due to      shifting of ITCZ.

Choose the correct statements using the codes given below


a) 1 only


b) 2 and 3 only


c) 1 and 3 only


d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(2)Consider the following statements:

            1. Vote of no confidence against a single minister leads to resignation of entire council of ministers.

            2. If a minister does not agree with a policy or decision of the cabinet, he or she must either accept the decision or resign

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


(a) 1 only


(b) 2 only


(c)Both 1 and 2


(d)Neither 1 nor 2

 

(3)The Quit India Movement was started after the failure of:

          1. Cabinet Mission

          2. Wavell Plan

         3. Cripps Mission

          4. Simon Commission

Select the correct answer using the code given below.


(a) 1 and 2 only


(b) 2 and 3 only


(c) 3 only


(d)1,2 and 4

 

(4)Arrange the following rivers from south to north based on its source of origin:

          1. River Jhelum.

          2. River Ravi.

          3. River Chenab.

          4. River Beas.

          5. River Sutlej.

Choose the correct statements using the codes given below


a) 4-5-3-2-1


b) 4-5-2-3-1


c) 5-4-2-3-1


d)4-2-5-3-1

 

(5)Which of the following text was/were composed by Ashvaghosha?

          1. Buddhacharita

          2. Mahavastu

          3. Saundarananda

Select the correct answer using the code

given below.


a) 1 and 2 only


(b) 1 and 3 only


(c) 1 only


(d)ALL

 

(6)Assertion (A) : Venus is considered as Earth’s twin

Reason (R) : Venus has size and shape very much similar to that of earth.

Choose the correct option:


(a) A is correct and R is the right explanation for it.


(b) A is incorrect and R is right


(c) Both A and R are incorrect.


(d) A is correct but R is incorrect.

 

(7)Which of the following directive principles is/are based on the Gandhian Principles?

          1. To promote equal justice and to provide free legal aid to the poor.

          2. To secure for all citizens a uniform civil code throughout the country

         3. To organise village panchayats and endow them with necessary powers and authority to enable them to function as units of self government.


(a) 3 only


(b) 2 only


(c) 2 and 3 only


(d) 1,2 and 3

 

(8)Consider the following statements regarding Local wind “Chinook”:

          1. It is a hot wind

          2. It blows in summer

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below


a) 1 only


b) 2 only


c) Both 1 and 2


d) Neither 1 or 2 and 3 only

 

 

(9)Consider the following characteristic of Liquidity trap

            1. Interest rate is low

            2. Savings rate is high

            3. Fluctuations in money supply that fails to translate into fluctuations in price levels.

Select the correct answer from the codes given below


(a) 1 only


(b) 2 and 3 only


(c) 1 and 3 only


d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(10) Which of the following parts of circulatory system carry the deoxygenated blood?

          1. 1. Pulmonary Vein

          2. Left Ventricle

         3. Pulmonary artery

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:


a) 3 only


b) 2 and 3 only


c) 1 and 2 only


d) 1, 2 and 3




1st January Quiz