(1)Consider the following statements regarding “Black Soil”:

    1. It is ideal for growing cotton and is also known as black cotton soil or regur soil
    2. These soils are generally poor in phosphoric contents.
    3. They are well-known for their capacity to hold moisture.

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

 

(2)Which of the following statements is/are not correct regarding Fundamental Rights?

    1. They are sacrosanct in nature and cannot be amended.
    2. They are available against the actions of only state but not private individuals.
    3. They operate as checks on tyranny of both executive and Legislature.

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

 

(3)Which of the following are sexual modes of reproduction in plants?

    1. Budding
    2. Pollination
    3. Fragmentation
    4. Fertilisation

Select the correct answer using the code given below.
(a) 1, 2 and 4 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 2 and 4 only
(d)1, 2, 3 and 4

 

(4)Which of the following statements is/are NOT correct regarding the Congress Benares session of 1905?

    1. It was presided by G.K.Gokhale.
    2. Self-government or Swaraj was declared as the goal of Congress at this session.
    3. At the session it was decided to extend the Swadeshi movement outside Bengal.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.
(a) 1 only
(b) 1 and 2 only
(c) 2 and 3 only
(d)None

 

(5)Consider the following statements regarding “Coal”:

    1. Coal is found in a variety of forms depending on the degrees of compression and the depth and time of burial.
    2. Bituminous is a low grade brown coal.
    3. Anthracite coal is the highest quality hard coal.

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

 

(6)With reference to human digestive system, consider the following statements:

    1. The complete digestion of carbohydrates and fats takes place in the large intestine.
    2. The pancreatic juice helps in breaking down proteins.
    3. The hydrochloric acid in the stomach facilitates the action of digestive enzymes.

Which of the statements given above is/are not correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 1 and 2 only
(c) 2 and 3 only
(d)1, 2 and 3

 

(7)With reference to the Constitution Amendment bill, consider the following
statements:

    1. It can be introduced only in Loksabha and only through minister not private member
    2. The president can withhold his assent to such a bill.
    3. There is no provision for joint sitting in case of deadlock.

Which of the statements given above is/are not correct?
(a) 1 and 2 only
(b) 1 and 3 only
(c) 2 and 3only
(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(8)Which of the following factors may not affect air circulation?

    1. Air Temperature
    2. Density of air
    3. Height of air column
    4. Air Pressure

Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A) 1, 2 and 3 only
B) 1 and 4 only
C) 2 and 3 only
D) None of the above

 

(9)Consider the following statements

    1. A depreciation of the rupee will raise the cost of buying foreign goods.
    2. Deprecation decreases net exports
    3. Appreciation increases net export

Which of the statement given above is/ are NOT correct?
a) 2 and 3 only
b) 1 only
c) 3 only
d)1, 2 and 3

 

(10)Consider the following statements about the status of women in Vedic period.

    1. Women participate in philosophical and spiritual discussions on Upanishads in Royal courts.
    2. Women did not compose any hymns of the Vedas.

Which of the above is/are correct?
a)1 only
b)2 only
c)Both 1 and 2
d)None




26th December Ethics Case Study