9th February- UPSC Prelims Static+NCERT Syllabus Quiz

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Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs Quiz, Solve it here: https://goo.gl/1Ta2pj


(1) The River Mekong crosses through which countries –

1. Cambodia

2. Vietnam

3. Laos

4. Thailand

5. Myanmar

Select the correct code:

a) 1, 2 and 3 Only

b) 1, 2, 3 and 4 Only

c) 2, 3, 4 and 5 Only

d) All the above


(2) Which of the following are true about the Igneous Rocks?

1. Igneous Rocks are classified based on texture.

2. The few examples of Igneous Rocks are granite, quartzite and basalt.

3. Igneous Rocks are formed by intermediate conditions of cooling of molten magma.

Choose the correct statements from the following codes:

a. Only 1

b. Only 1 and 3

c. Only 2 and 3

d. 1, 2 and 3


(3) Consider the following pollutants with reference to the Air Quality Index (AQI).

1. Nitrogen dioxide

2. Sulphur dioxide

3. Carbon dioxide

4. Ozone

5. Ammonia

Which of the above pollutants are part of the AQI launched by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change?

A. 1, 2, 4 and 5

B. 1, 2, 3 and 4

C. 1, 2, 3 and 5

D. 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5


(4) Consider the following.

a) The Ghadar Party was founded at San Francisco USA by Lala Har Dayal

b) The weekly paper Ghadar took its name from Ghadar Party.

Codes :

a. A correct

b. B correct

c. A and B correct

d. A and B are wrong


(5) Given are the Indian Rivers and corresponding National Parks

1.Brahmaputra     Orang National Park

2. Chambal      Rajaji National Park

3. Narmada      Kanha National Park

Select the correct match

A. 2 Only

B. 1 and 3

C. 3 Only

D. 1, 2 and 3


(6) With reference to the Union Government consider the following statements.

1) The Department of Revenue is responsible for the preparation of Union Budget that is presented to the parliament.

2) No amount can be withdrawn from the Consolidated Fund of India without the authorization of Parliament of India.

3) All the disbursements made from Public Account also need the Authorization from the Parliament of India

Which of the following statements given above is/are correct?

A. 1 and 2 Only

B. 2 and 3 Only

C. 2 Only

D. 1, 2 and 3


(7) Nastaliq was

A. A Persian script used in Medieval India

B. A raga composed by Tansen

C. Acess levied by the Mughal rulers

D. A manual of code of conduct for the Ulemas


(8) Consider the following about Money Bill

a) A money bill can be introduced only in the lower house on the recommendation of Speaker.

b) All financial bills are not Money Bills.

c) Money Bill can be introduced either by a minister or by a private member.

d) The Rajya Sabha can detain a Money Bill for a maximum period of 10 days.

Which of the following are correct?

a. a and b

b. b, c and d

c. Only b

d. a, b, c, d and e


(9) In what way is neem-coating of urea beneficial?

1. It makes diversion of urea to non agricultural users difficult

2. Agricultural yields increase

Select the correct answer using the
code given below:

a. Only 1

b. Only 2

c. Both 1 and 2

d. None


(10) With reference to Balance of Payments (BoP) which among the following is not part of capital account?

1. Personal Income

2. Portfolio Investment

3. Non-Resident Deposits

4. Services

Select the correct answer using the code below:

(a) 1 and 3 Only

(b) 2 and 3 Only

(c) 1 and 4 Only

(d) 2 and 4 Only


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