29th December QUIZ

 

(1)Consider the following statements regarding ‘Loo’ winds.

          1. They are Cold and dry winds.

          2. They Blow during the day.

          3. They occur during Hot weather seasons or summer.

Choose the correct statements using the codes given below


a)1, 2 and 3 only


b) 2 and 3 only


c) 1 only


d)1 and 2 only

 

(2)Which of the following factors is/are responsible for the spread of Nationalism in India in 19th century?

            1. Rise of western thought and education.

            2. Improved transport and communication links

            3. Growth of nationalist newspapers

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


(a) 1 only


(b) 1 and 3 only


(c) 3 only


d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(3)The xylem in plants is responsible for transportation of:

          1. carbon dioxide

          2. minerals

          3. water

Select the correct answer using the code given below.


(a) 1 only


(b) 1 and 2 only


(c) 2 and 3 only


(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(4)Which among the following are constitutional bodies?

          1. Law Commission of India

          2. National Commission for Minorities“Graben”

         3. National Commission for SC and STs

Choose the correct statements using the codes given below


(a) 1 and 2 only


(b) 2 and 3 only


c) 1 and 3 only


d) 3 only

 

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

          1. These are the major source of protein in a vegetarian diet.

          2.Being leguminous, these crops help in restoring soil fertility by fixing                 nitrogen from the air.

          3. Pulses need more moisture and survive even in dry conditions.

Select the correct answer using the code

given below.


a) 1 and 2


b) 2 and 3 only


(c) 1 and 3 only


d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(6)Which of the following changes was/were introduced by the Montagu – Chelmsford Reforms?

1. The Montagu-Chelmsford reforms introduced Dyarchy at the provincial level

2. Bicameral legislature was introduced at the centre.

3. The Governor General and his executive council were made answerable to the legislature.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


(a) 1 and 2 only


(b) 2 only


(c) 1 and 2 only


(d) 2 and 3 only

 

(7)Which of the following provisions were part of the Objectives Resolution passed by Jawaharlal Nehru in the constituent assembly?

         1. freedom of thought, expression, belief.

         2. Safeguards to minorities, tribal, depressed and other backward classes

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below


(a) 1 only


(b) 2 only


(c)Both 1 and 2


(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

(8)With reference to respiration, consider the following statements:

            1. Rate of breathing is slower in aquatic animals than the terrestrial animals.

            2. Oxygen is not required by all the organisms to break down glucose.

Select the correct answer using the code given below


(a) 1 only


(b) 2 only


c) Both1 and 2


(d)Neither 1 nor 2

 

(9)Consider the following parts of human eye:

            1. Lens

            2. Cornea

            3. Retina

Select the correct answer using the code given below


(a) 1 only


(b) 1 and 2 only


(c) 2 only


(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

(10)Consider the following statements in regard with the influence of foreign trade.

          1.  Export increases the injection into the circular flow of income

          2. Import increases the leakage from the circular flow of income

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:


a) 1 only


b) 2 only


c) Both 1 and 2


d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

29th December ETHICS CASE STUDY