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Uploaded on 26/03/2017
Question : Consider the following about Human Development Index (HDI):
  1. HDI is produced by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
  2. The HDI was developed by the Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq working alongside Indian economist Amartya Sen. 
  3. Life expectancy at birth, adult literacy rate & gross enrolment ratio and gross domestic product per capita at purchasing power parity are the factors for determining HDI.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3
2 and 3 only
1 and 2 only
1, 2 and 3 only
 

Uploaded on 25/03/2017
Question : Consider the following about Gender Inequality Index (GII).
  1. Gender Inequality Index (GII) is produced by World Economic Forum.
  2. It uses three dimensions to do so: reproductive health, empowerment, and labour market participation.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 24/03/2017
Question : Consider the following about Coral bleaching:
  1. Coral bleaching is loss of Zooxanthellae, a colourful algae.
  2. Low tides in seas and oceans can cause bleaching. 
  3. Xenobiotics can be a cause of Coral Bleaching.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 only
 

Uploaded on 23/03/2017
Question : Consider the following pairs of Features of Capital and the Capital:
  1. Highest altitude capital  :               Quito
  2. Northern most Capital   :               Oslo
  3. Southern most Capital   :               Santiago
  4. Most populated Capital :               Tokyo
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
3 only
1, 2 and 3 only
2 and 4 only
4 only
 

Uploaded on 22/03/2017
Question : Consider the following statements:
  1. The Greater Himalayan mountain range will host the India’s longest two-way traffic road tunnel.
  2. It will connect Chenani with Nashri in Jammu and Kashmir. 
  3. The Laerdal tunnel in Norway is the longest road tunnel in the World.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 and 3
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 only
 

Uploaded on 21/03/2017
Question : Consider the following pairs of Wool/Fibre and Animals producing them:
  1. Angora fibre                      :               Rabbit
  2. Shahtoosh Wool                :               Tibetan antelope
  3. Pashmina Wool                 :               Changthangi
  4. Mohair                              :               Angora Goat
 Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
2 only
1, 2 and 3 only
2 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
 

Uploaded on 20/03/2017
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):  West flowing rivers of peninsular India have no delta.
Reason (R):  These rivers do not carry any alluvial sediments.
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.
 

Uploaded on 19/03/2017
Question : Consider the following about Inversion of temperature.
  1. Land Breeze and Sea breeze are examples of temperature inversion.
  2. Green House Gases (GHGs) can lead to temperature inversion.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 17/03/2017
Question : Consider the following about Indian Ballistic Missile Defence Programme
  1.  It is a double-tiered system consisting of two land and sea-based interceptor missiles.
  2. Advanced Air Defence (AAD) missile is for high altitude interception, and the Prithvi Air Defence (PAD)) Missile is for lower altitude interception.
  3. Only the US, Russia, Israel and China have operational BMD systems as of now.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 only
 

Uploaded on 16/03/2017
Question : With reference to Election Commission of India (ECI), which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Election Commission of India is a statutory body.
  2. In case of difference of opinion among Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and/or two election commissioner, the opinion of CEC prevails.
  3. ECI conducts election for the Centre, State and the Panchayat/Urban Local Bodies.
  4. CEC is appointed by the President and holds his/her office till the pleasure of President.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 2 only
1, 2 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
None of these
 





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