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Uploaded on 02/04/2017 
Question : Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Bharat Stage Emission Standards have been instituted by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), instituted within the Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change.
  2. Under National Air Quality Monitoring Programme (NAMP), four air pollutants viz., Sulphur Dioxide (SO2), Oxides of Nitrogen as NO2, Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM) and Respirable Suspended Particulate Matter (RSPM / PM10) have been identified for regular monitoring at all the locations.
  3. The first emission norms were introduced in India in 1991 for petrol and 1992 for diesel vehicles.
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1 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 01/04/2017 
Question : With reference to Rig Vedic Society, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Rig Vedic society was primarily pastoral.
  2. Metal money was used widely.
  3. Women slaves were employed for domestic purpose.
  4. It was an egalitarian society.
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1 and 2 only
1, 3 and 4 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 31/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following statements:
1. Nagoya Protocol is related to Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).
2. Nagoya Protocol was preceded by Cartagena Protocol on CBD.

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1 only
1 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 30/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following statements:
  1. Hellenistic art belonged to the Roman culture.
  2. Romans were the first to issue gold coins in India. 
  3. Meander, a famous Roman king was converted to Buddhism by Nagasena.
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1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
None of these
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 29/03/2017 
Question : Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. The purchasing power of currency falls due to inflation.
  2. Deflation is a slowdown in the rate of price inflation.
  3. Core inflation includes Food and Fuel.
  4. Stagflation occurs when the prices of goods rise while unemployment increases and spending declines.
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1 and 4 only
2 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 27/03/2017 
Question : Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan is aimed to:
Make India disabled friendly
Simplify Income tax filing procedure
Decongest traffic from metropolitan cities
Promote tourism in arduous terrains of Himalayas
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Uploaded on 26/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Communities in news and In affairs of Country:
  1. Houthis               :               Iran
  2. Rohingya             :               Myanmar
  3. Madhesi              :               Nepal
  4. Hazara                :               Indonesia
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3 only
2 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 25/03/2017 
Question : Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. An Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) is a marketing board established by a state government in India.
  2. Commission for Agricultural Costs & Prices (CACP) recommends Minimum Support Prices for 23 (MSP) crops.
  3. CACP is under Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
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1 only
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Uploaded on 24/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Snow leopard:
  1. It can only be found in Western Himalayas.
  2. The snow leopard is listed as Endangered on the IUCN-World Conservation Union’s Red List. 
  3. Snow leopards are known for their high pitched roar.
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2 and 3 only
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Uploaded on 23/03/2017 
Question : With reference to Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. SCO was setup immediately after the disintegration of USSR in 1991.
  2. SCO has its headquarter in Beijing.
  3. India and Pakistan are full members of SCO.
  4. The 2017 summit of SCO will be held in Astana, Kazakhstan.
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Uploaded on 22/03/2017 
Question : With reference to Gilgit-Baltistan, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Gilgit-Baltistan is part of Jammu and Kashmir that is disputed by India and Pakistan.
  2. China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) passes through this area.
  3. The Pamir mountains are to the north and the Hindu Kush lies to the west.
  4. Hunza River and Mt. K2 are located in this area.
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1, 2 and 4 only
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Uploaded on 21/03/2017 
Question : With reference to Forests of India, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Tropical dry deciduous forest has the highest forest cover in India.
  2. Largest mangrove cover in India is in Andaman and Nicobar.
  3. Moderate dense forest in India has more area than Open Forest.
  4. Arunachal Pradesh has the highest forest cover by area in India.
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1, 2 and 4 only
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1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 20/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following statements:
  1. Human Genome Project (HGP)- Read was meant to synthesize human genome from the scratch.
  2. A genome is an organism’s complete set of DNA, including all of its genes. 
  3.  Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA), which contains all of our genes is a Uni-Helix structure. 
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1 and 3
2 and 3 only
2 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 19/03/2017 
Question : Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Electroluminescence (EL) is a phenomenon in which a material emits light in response to the passage of an electric current or to a strong electric field.
  2. A light-emitting diode (LED) works on Electroluminescence mechanism.
  3. A halogen lamp primarily works on the same mechanism of Electroluminescence.
  4. TFT technology is very crucial to AMOLED technology.
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1, 2 and 4 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 17/03/2017 
Question : Directions: Given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). In the context of the two statements, which of the following is correct?
Assertion (A):  El-Nino causes flooding along the coast of Peru.
Reason (R):  Low pressure develops off the Peruvian coast during El-Nino.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
A is true but R is false.
A is false but R is true.
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Uploaded on 16/03/2017 
Question : With reference to Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. CAG is appointed for a period of five years or 65 years, whichever is earlier.
  2. CAG submits its audit reports of accounts of the centre directly to the Parliament.
  3. Unlike CAG of Britain, CAG of India works as both Comptroller as well as Auditor General in practice.
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1 and 2 only
1 and 3 only
None of these
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Uploaded on 15/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Indian Handicrafts and their Places of origin:
1. Chikankari embroidery     :               Rajasthan
2. Applique work                 :               Orissa
3. Kashida embroidery         :               Karnataka
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
2 only
1 and 3 only
3 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 14/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following about GPS Aided GEO Augmented Navigation (GAGAN).
  1. GAGAN is a collaborative project of The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) and Airports Authority of India (AAI).
  2. GAGAN is primarily meant for aviation.
  3.  GAGAN is based on GSAT series of satellites.
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1 and 3
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 only
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Uploaded on 12/03/2017 
Question : The Arctic seed Vault which was in news recently is located in:
Pt. Barrow, Alaska
Reykjavik, Iceland
Svalbard, Norway
Svalbard, Russia
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Uploaded on 10/03/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Supercomputers.
  1. Performance of a supercomputer is measured in floating-point operations per second (FLOPS).
  2. India’s fastest supercomputer is PARAM Yuva - II made by Centre for Development of Advanced Computing.
  3. The fastest supercomputer in the world is the Tianhe-2.
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2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
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