Daily Prelim Static Quiz 16th April 2018

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Daily Prelim Static Quiz 16th April 2018

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16th April Quiz

(1)Which one of the following statements is not correct?
(a) Gulf with narrow fronts and wider rears experience high tides.
(b) Tidal currents take place when a gulf is connected with the open sea by a narrow channel.
(c) Tidal bore occurs when a tide enters the narrow and shallow estuary of a river.
(d) The tidal nature of the mouth of the river Hooghly is of crucial importance to Kolkata as port.

 

(2)Consider the following statements:

1. The Axis of the earth’s magnetic field is inclined at 23 and half to the geographic axis of the earth.
2. The earth’s magnetic pole in the Northern Hemisphere is located on a Peninsula in Northern Canada.
3. The earth’s magnetic equator passes through Thumba in South India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
(a) 1, 2 and 3
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 2 only
(d) 3 only

 

(3)Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding Brahmo Samaj?

1. It opposed idolatry.
2. It denied the need for a priestly class for interpreting the religious texts.
3. It popularized the doctrine that the Vedas are infallible.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
(a) 1 only
(b) 1 and 2 only
(c) 3 only
(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(4)With reference to the religious history of India, consider the following statements:

1.Sautrantika and Sammitiya were the sects of Jainism.
2.Sarvastivadin held that the constituents of phenomena were not wholly momentary, but existed forever in a latent form.

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

 

(5)Consider the following statements regarding the natural resources:

1. The resource that is directly available for use from nature is called natural resource, which includes air, water from rainfall in lakes, rivers and wells, soil, land, forest, biodiversity, minerals, fossil fuels etc.
2. When human population was small and they lived a controlled and moderate life, the resource use was limited.
3. The increasing population and economic activity resulted in excessive material consumption is putting heavy burden on natural resource base and that is causing severe damage to the environment.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?
a. Only 1
b. 1 and 2
c. 2 and 3
d. All of the above

 

(6)Biomass gasification is considered to be one of the sustainable solutions to the power crisis in India. In this context, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Coconut shells, groundnut shells and rice husk can be used in biomass gasification.
2. The combustible gases generated from biomass gasification consist of hydrogen and carbon dioxide only.
3. The combustible gases generated from biomass gasification can be used for direct heat generation but not in internal combustion engines.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
a. 1 only
b. 2 and 3 only
c. 1 and 3 only
d. 1, 2 and 3

 

(7)1. Joint session is run according to rules of Lok Sabha
2. A joint sitting cannot be held if Lok Sabha is dissolved after president announcing joint session.
(a) Only 1
(b) Only 2
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 or 2

 

(8)If the Prime Minister of India belonged to the Upper House of Parliament.

1. He will not be able to vote in his favour in the event of a no confidence motion.
2. He will not be able to speak on the budget in the Lower House. 3. Can make statements only in the Upper House.
4. He has to become a member of the Lower House within six months after being sworn in as the Prime Minister.

Which of the above given statement(s) is/are not correct?
a) Only 1
b) Only 1,2 and 4
c) Only 3 and 4
d) All of them

 

(9)The cell wall is present in

1. bacteria
2. blue-green algae
3. plants

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
(a) 1 and 3 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 3 only
( d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(10)The money accruing from the sale of “National Savings Certificates” goes to which account of the Government of
India?
(a) Consolidated Fund of India
(b) Prime Minister National Relief Fund
(c) Public Account Of India
(d) Contingency Fund of India




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