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NCERT Quiz-MitrasIAS

Todays NCERT MCQs touches very basic aspects which are must know.

(1)When an ant bites, it injects a liquid ‘P’ into the skin. The effect of the sting can be neutralised by rubbing ‘Q’. What are P and Q respectively?

      
a. Formic Acid and moist baking soda


      
b) Moist baking soda and Formic Acid

      
c) Formic Acid and Vinegar

      
d) Moist Baking soda and vinegar

(2)Acid rain can contain which of the following?

      1. Carbonic acid

      2. Sulphuric acid

      3. Nitric acid

Choose the correct answer using the codes below:

a) 1 and 2

b) 2 and 3

c) 1 and 3

d) All of the above

(3)Which of these planets does not rotate and revolve in the same direction?

      
a) Venus

      
b) Earth

      
c) Jupiter

      
d) Pluto

(4)Consider the following statements:

      1. The mid-day sun is exactly overhead at least once a year on all latitudes.

      2. The distance between successive latitudes is the same whereas that between successive longitudes (at the same latitude) is not.

Which of these is/are true?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) None


(5)What can be the consequences of global warming?

      1. Flooding of coastal areas

      2. Conditions of drought and flood may aggravate in certain regions of the world.

      3. Extinction of some species of plants and animals

      4. Albedo of the earth will increase

Choose the correct answer using the codes below:

a) 1 and 2 only

b) All of the above

c) 1, 2 and 3 only

d) 3 and 4 only

(6)With reference to Mahavira’s teachings, consider the following statements :

      1. He taught that men and women should leave homes if they wished to know the truth.

      2. Mahavira taught in Prakrit language.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 Only

b) 2 Only

c) Both

d) None

(7)During the mahajanapada period, we hear about kammakaras. Who were these people?

      
a) Watchmen of the forts

      
b) Watchmen of villages

      
c) Landless agricultural labourers

      
d) Slave men and women

(8)Consider the following statements about Panchayati raj:

      1. All the residents of the village are members of Gram Sabha.

      2. Panchayat is elected by the Gram Sabha.

      3. The Gram Panchayat is financially accountable to the Gram Sabha.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

a) 1 and 2

b) 2 and 3

c) 1 and 3

d) Only 2

(9)Consider the following statements about autocratic and Democratic form of government:

      1. The autocrat is not responsible to the people.

      2. Autocracy is also termed as Monarchy since decision-making style is same in both.

      3. No other form of democracy except representative democracies exist till date.

Which of the above statements is/are true?


a) 1 and 2

b) 2 and 3

c) 1 and 3

d) Only 1

10) Currency notes and coins are called fiat money because

      
a) They are legal tenders without any intrinsic value

      
b) They are legal tenders with an intrinsic value

      
c) They are non-binding tenders issued by the Central bank

      
d) They are non-binding tenders issued by the government




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