30th December Prelims Quiz

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30th December

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1.Which of the following statements is/ are correct regarding “Coriolis effect”?

          1. It acts as parallel to the isobar.

          2. At the equator, coriolis force is zero and the wind blows perpendicular to the isobars

          3. The coriolis force is directly proportional to the angle of latitude.

          4. The more the velocity of the wind, the larger is the deflection in the direction of the wind.

Choose the correct statements using the codes given below


a) 3 and 4 only


b) 2 only


c) 1 only


d) 2, 3 and 4 only

 

(2)Consider the following statements with respect to Fundamental Rights:

            1. They promote economic and social democracy.

            2. These rights are not absolute and are subject to reasonable restrictions like public safety, morality, decency etc

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)Consider the following statements regarding Ajanta Paintings:

          1. The Guptas were the greatest patrons of Ajanta Paintings..

         2. The greatest specimen of Buddhist art during Gupta times is found in Ajanta

Select the correct answer using the code given below.


(a) 1 only


(b) 2 only


(c) Both 1 and 2


(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

(4)Consider the following statements:

          1. In a grazing food chain, the first level starts with plants as consumers and
ends with carnivores as producers at the last level.

         2. A detritus food chain is based on autotrophs energy capture initiated
by grazing animals and involves the decomposition of organic waste or
dead matter derived from grazing food chain.

Choose the correct statements using the codes given below


a) 1 only


b) 2 only


c) Both 1 and 2


d)Neither 1 nor 2

 

5)Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the outcome of Gandhi-Irwin Pact?

          1. Congress suspended Civil Disobedience Movement.

          2. Congress agreed to participate in 2nd round table conference.

          3. The Government conceded the right to make salt for personal consumption as well as commercial sale.

Select the correct answer using the code

given below.


(a) 1 and 3 only


(b) 1 and 2 only


(c) 2 and 3 only


(d) 1 only

 

(6)Consider the following statement:

1. Andaman Island and Nicobar Island is separated by Eleventh degree channel.

2. Amini Island and Canannore Islandis separated by Tenth degree channel.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


(a) 1 only


(b) 2 only


(c)Both 1 and 2


(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

(7)Consider the following statements regarding Rajya Sabha

          1. Members of Rajya Sabha are elected for a term of five years

         2. Every two years, one third members of the Rajya Sabha complete their term

         3. Vote of no confidence may dissolve Rajya Sabha and ministry must resign

          4. River Narmada

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


a) 1,2 and 3 only


b) 1 only


c) 1 and 3 only


d) 1 and 2 only

 

(8)Consider the following statements regarding “Ozone”:

            1. Ozone is di-atomic oxygen that exists in the earth atmosphere as a gas.

            2. There is a sharp seasonal decrease in the concentration as a result of
complex chemical reaction in the atmosphere that involves CFCs.

            3. Its concentration is higher in the troposphere where it absorbs the sun’s ultraviolet radiation.

Select the incorrect answer using the code given below


a)1 and 2 only


b) 2 and 3 only


c) 1 and 3only


d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(9) Consider the following pairs:


Disease :

:

Pathogen :

1. Tuberculosis :
:
Virus

2. Malaria :
:
Protozoa

3. Diphtheria :
:
Bacteria

Which of the pairs given above are CORRECTLY

matched?


(a) 1 only


(b) 1 and 2 only


(c) 2 and 3 only


d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(10) Government Deficit can be reduced by

          1.  Increase in taxes

          2. Sale of shares in PSU’s

          3. Reduction in expenditure

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:


a) 1 only


b) 2 and 3 only


c) 3 only


d) 1, 2 and 3 only





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