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Uploaded on 10/02/2017 
Question : Consider the following statements about Lightning.
  1. Lightning is an electrostatic discharge accompanied by the emission of visible light.
  2. Air acts as an insulator between the positive and negative charges in the cloud. This insulation breaks when Lightning happens.
  3. Thunder is caused by lightning.
  4.  Lightning can strike the same place twice.
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1 and 2 only
1, 2 and 4 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 09/02/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Ocean currents and their location:
  1. Gulf Stream               :           West Asia
  2. Canary current           :           East Africa
  3. Kuroshio current         :           East Asia
  4. Agulhas current          :           West Africa
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3 only
3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 08/02/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Atomic Clocks
  1. Caesium, Rubidium among other elements are used for Atomic Clocks.
  2. Atomic clocks are used in global and regional navigation satellite systems.
  3. NAVIC also has atomic clocks on board.
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1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 only
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Uploaded on 07/02/2017 
Question : With reference to Constitution of India, which of the following statements is/are correct? 
  1. The Constitution Day in India is celebrated on 26th of January every year to spread the importance of the constitution and thoughts and ideas of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.
  2. On this day, 26th January in 1950 the Constitution of India came into effect.
  3. The constitution provides for National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) for Protection of Human Rights.
  4. Constitution of India provides for Casting Vote as a Fundamental Duty for every citizen.
 Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
2 only
1 and 2 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
None of these
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Uploaded on 06/02/2017 
Question :
  1. Consider the following about Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR).
 
  1. The ratio of liquid assets to demand and time liabilities is known as Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR).
  2. Statutory Liquidity Ratio is a requirement on banks to hold a certain share of their resources in liquid assets such as cash, government securities and gold.
  3. Banks earn interest on liquid assets such as cash, government securities and gold under SLR.
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1 and 2 only
2 and 3 only
2 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 05/02/2017 
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):  Acid rain can cause corrosion of metals.
Reason (R):  Sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxide can cause corrosion.
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 04/02/2017 
Question : With reference to Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC), which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. BIMSTEC has members from the littoral states of Bay of Bengal only.
  2. BIMSTEC has its headquarter in Dhaka.
  3. The main objective of BIMSTEC is technological and economic cooperation.
  4. The next biennial summit of BIMSTEC will be held in Kathmandu.
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1 and 2 only
1, 2 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 03/02/2017 
Question : Consider the following about the Human Chain formed in Bihar
  1. The chain was formed to protest against the state of corruption in Bihar.
  2. It was the world’s largest Human Chain, over 11000 km in length.
  3. The previous record was of 1050 km long human chain which was formed in Bangladesh in 2004.
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1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 02/02/2017 
Question : With reference to Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which of the following statements is/are correct? 
  1. RCEP is a proposed FTA between the ten member states of the ASEAN and the six states with which ASEAN has existing free trade agreements.
  2. India and China are among the six states.
  3. RCEP is viewed as an alternative to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement.
  4. The combined GDP of potential RCEP members is more than the combined GDP of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) members.
 Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 2 only
1, 2 and 4 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
Uploaded on 01/02/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Rising NPAs.
  1. Rising NPAs are due to droughts in India.
  2. Rising NPAs are due to slow down in the world economy.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
Uploaded on 31/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Industrial revolutions and their Central theme:
  1. First Industrial Revolution            :               Steam, Water and Mechanical production of Equipment
  2. Second Industrial Revolution      :               Division of labour, electricity and mass production
  3. Third Industrial Revolution           :               Electronics, IT and Automated Production
  4. Fourth Industrial Revolution       :               Cyber-Physical systems
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 30/01/2017 
Question : With reference to National Action Plan for Children (NAPC), which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. The plan has four key priority areas; survival, health and nutrition; education and development; protection and participation.
  2. The NPAC has been developed by Ministry of Human Resource Development.
  3. The plan takes into account the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  4. The plan also puts focus on new and emerging concerns for children such as online child abuse, children affected by natural and man-made disasters and climate change, etc.
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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 29/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Kambala, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Kambala is an annual Buffalo Race held traditionally under the auspices of local land lords and households or Patel of village, in coastal Karnataka.
  2. Karnataka government had withdrawn the permission given to hold Kambala based on the Supreme Court’s order on Jallikattu.
  3. The track used for Kambala is a paddy field filled with slush and mud.
 Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 2 only
1 only
3 only
1, 2 and 3
Uploaded on 28/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following about The National AYUSH Mission
  1. It makes provision for co-location of AYUSH facilities at Primary Health Centres (PHCs), Community Health Centres (CHCs) and District Hospitals (DHs).
  2. It makes provision for setting up of new State Government AYUSH Educational Institutions including Yoga and Naturopathy in the State where it is not available.
  3. It makes no explicit provision for Cultivation and Promotion of Medicinal Plants.
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1 and 2 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 27/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Conventions and their Objectives:
  1. Minamata Convention     :               Against toxic mercury and mercury compounds.
  2. Cartagena Protocol         :               Safe transfer, handling and use of living modified organisms resulting from modern biotechnology.
  3. Water Convention           :               To protect and manage the transboundary surface waters and groundwaters.
  4. Espoo Convention           :               To prevent, reduce and control significant adverse transboundary environmental impact from proposed activities.
 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 25/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA)
  1. Its objective is to assure security in the Indian Ocean.
  2. India and Pakistan are member countries.
  3. The organisation was first established as Indian Ocean Rim Initiative in Mauritius in 1995.
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1 and 3 only
3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 24/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Innovation Index, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Global Innovation Index (GII) is published by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
  2. India stood at 66th Rank on the Global Innovation Index.
  3. Confederation of Indian Industries is working to develop an India Innovation Index.
  4. The India Innovation Index will measure and rank the innovation performance of all Indian states with the aim of moving India towards an innovation-driven economy.
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1 and 3 only
2 and 4 only
1, 2 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 23/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Majuli island, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Majuli island will become India’s first “carbon neutral” district by 2020.
  2. Majuli island is on the coast of West Bengal.
  3. Majuli island is a wetland under the UNESCO world heritage site.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
1 and 2 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 22/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Polio, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Poliovirus is transmitted from one person to another by oral contact with secretions or faecal material from an infected person.
2.Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) consists of inactivated (killed) poliovirus strains of all three poliovirus types.
3.India became the first country globally to introduce fractional doses of IPV in childhood immunisation programme.
4.IPV carries the risk of vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis (VAPP).
 
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1 and 2 only
1, 2 and 3 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 21/01/2017 
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): As Rupee appreciates it lowers the rate of inflation.
Reason (R): Appreciated Rupee will bring down the Import bill.
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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