(1)Which of the following hill ranges can be found in the North-eastern regions of India?

1. Hidukush

2. Sulaiman

3. Shipkila

4. Purvachal

5. Bomdila

Choose the correct answer using the codes below:

a) All of the above

b) 4 only

c) 3, 4 and 5 only

d) 2, 4 and 5 only

 

 

(2)The most commonly used natural indicator is litmus. It is extracted from?

a) Blue-green Algae

b) Mosses

c) Lichens

d) Red algae

 

(3)The version of Indian secularism means that the state can NOT

1. Give any help to any religion.

2. Give any religious education

3. Preach any religion

Which of the following options make the question statement correct and complete?

a) 1 and 2

b) 2 and 3

c) 1 and 3

d) All of the above

 

(4)The speculative demand for money means that

a)  Money is demanded for immediate consumption requirements

b) Money is used for building of infrastructure in the country

c) Money is used for investment in securities that yield returns

d) Money is saved for emergency purposes by people

 

5)Which of the following was the immediate religious cause of revolt of 1857?

(a)  Introduction of Enfield rifle

(b) The legalization of widow remarriage

(c)The abolition of custom of sati

(d)Opening of western education to girls

 

(6)Consider the following statements about writs issued for enforcing fundamental rights.

1. It can be issued by the Judiciary to the  Executive.

2. It can be issued by the Judiciary to the  Legislators.

3. It can be issued by the Judiciary to the Judiciary.

 

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

 

(7)Which of the following are the sources of Methane?

1. Permafrost

2. Landfills

3. Coal mining

4. Rice fields

5. Biomass burning

 

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

(a) 1 and 4 only

(b) 2, 3 and 4 only

(c) 1, 2 and 5 only

(d) ALL

 

(8)Which of the following are the methods of in-situ conservatio

1. Biodiversity hotspots

2. Seed banks

3. Zoological parks

4. Tissue culture

5. Sacred Groves

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1 and 5 only

(b) 2, 3 and 4 only

(c) 1, 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 4 and 5 only

 

(9)Which of the following is/are responsible for the formation of ox-bow lakes?

1. Meandering tendency of the river

2. Sediment load of the river

3. Potential of the soil/rock to get eroded

 

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

 

(10)Which of the following statements is correct regarding the Lex Loci Act of 1850?

 

(a) It prohibited child marriage below the age of 14.

(b) It provided right to inherit ancestral property to Hindu converts to Christianity.

(c) It extended the prohibition of Sati across all over British India.

(d) It granted the legal recognition to widows marriage.

 




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