(1)Consider the following statements:

  1. Lord Macaulay headed the first Law commission to codify Indian Laws.
  2. Charles Wood rejected Downward Filtration theory for the education of Indians.
  3. William Bentinck and Warren Hastings tried to abolish female

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

 

(2)The manner in which the Cauvery river water dispute between Tamilnadu and Karnataka is being resolved shows the

1. Judicial sovereignty in the Indian state
2. Republican nature of Indian state
3. Parliamentary sovereignty in the Indian state
4. Democratic nature of Indian state

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
(a) 1 , 2 and 3 only
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d)only 4

 

(3)A huge wave called Tsunami can be result of which of the following under the sea?
1. Volcanic eruptions
2. Earthquake
3. Underwater landslidesChoose the correct answer using the codes below:
a) 1 and 2
b) 2 and 3
c) 1 and 3
d) All of the above

 

(4)Consider the following statements:

Assertion (A): All states In India have the same number of assembly constituencies.
Reason (R): Indian political system is federal in nature.

In the context of the statements above, which of these is correct?
a) Both A and R are correct and R is a correct explanation for A.
b) Both A and R are correct and R is NOT a correct explanation for A.
c) A is correct but R is incorrect.
d) A is incorrect but R is correct.

(5)Revenue receipts of the government do NOT include which of the following?

1. Taxes imposed on goods imported into and exported out of India
2. Income of PSUs
3. Profits on investments made by government

Choose the correct answer using the codes below:
a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) All are part of revenue receipts of government.

(6)Consider the following statements:

1. As air gets warmer, its capacity to hold moisture increases, if all other things are constant.
2. Cyclonic rainfall is caused in the meeting of warm and cold air.
3. The white trail left by jets is due to the condensation of moisture from their engines

Which of these statements is/are true?
a) 1 and 2
b) 2 and 3
c) 1 and 3
d) All of the above

(7)With reference to revolt of 1857 which of the following pair is/are correctly matched?
Storm Centre Leader
1. Bareilly: Begum Hazrat Mahal
2. Lucknow: Kunwar Singh
3. Faizabad : Maulvi Ahmadullah
4. Delhi : General Bakht Khan

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

(8)Which of the following processes is/are examples of ex-situ bioremediation?

1.Subsurface treatment of ground water
2. Solid waste treatment
3. Composting

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

(9)Consider the following statements about plants produced by vegetative propagation:
1. The new plants are exact copies of the parent plant, as they are produced from a single parent.
2. They take less time to grow and bear flowers and fruits earlier than those produced from seeds.
3. Cutting, budding and grafting come under vegetative propagation techniques.

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)Consider the following statements with respect to Food Chain :

1. In an aquatic ecosystem, more energy flows through grazing food chain than detritus food chain.
2. In a terrestrial ecosystem larger fraction of energy flow through detritus food chain than grazing food chain.
3. Only 10% of energy is lost in energy flow across different trophic levels.

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




24th December Ethics Case Study