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Q. 1) Consider the following statements with respect to Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MRSAM' 1. It is being developed by India's Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) 2. It is being developed in collaboration with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) .Select the correct statements a. 1Only b. 2 Only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2
Solution (d) Both the statements are correct . The Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MRSAM) is being developed by India's Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) . MRSAM ARCHITECTURE AUNCHER LAUNCHER RELOADER MS MAINTENANCEVEHICLE AU
Q.2) Consider the following statements with respect to 'Yuva Swabhiman Yojana'" 1. It is a Central Sector Scheme 2. It guarantees 100 days of employment every year to the EWS youths Select the correct statements a. 1 Only b. 2 Only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2
Solution (b) Madhya Pradesh government has announced the launch of a scheme to ensure temporary employment to the youths from the economically weaker sections (EWS) in the urban areas. It would guarantee 100 days of employment every year to the EWS youths. Youths would be given skills training of their choice, so that they can take benefits of the available job opportunities.
. Q.3) 'Sadyojata-Nandin' is associated with a. Buddhism b. Jainism c. Sikhism d. None of the above
Solution (d) . It is one of the faces of Shiva Tatpurusa/ Mahadeva The Five Faces Of Shiva Sadyojata / Nandin
INTRODUCTION Prayers of the Five Faces Sadyojata Nandin The Existent Original One The Technigue of Mastering Ilusion THE FIRST FACE VamadevayaUma The Ascendant Player Efect and Cause THE SECOND FACE Aghora /Bhairava Sadyojata / Nandin Aghora/Bhairava The Unterrible The Secondary Technique of Being Insulted THE THIRD FACE TatpurusaMahadeva That THE FOURTH FACE The Abandonment of Pride Vamadevaya/Um Lakulisha The Essence The Detached Yogini THE FIFTH FACE
Q.4) There is a concern over the increase in harmful algal blooms in the seawater of India. What could be the causative factors for this phenomenon? 1. Mixing of warm and cold water currents in oceans 2. Run-off from the land during the monsoon 3. Upwelling in the seas 4. Discharge of phosphorus-containing sewage in oceans 5. Increase of salt in sea . Select the correct answer from the codes given below a. 2,3,4 and 5 b. 2, 4 and 5 c. 1, 2, 3 and 4 d. 1,2 and 3
.Algae are referred to large seaweeds which grow in water with large nutrients added through different sources. When algal blooms block vital sunlight from reaching beneficial underwater plants that provide food and a place to live and grow for fish and other animals, the ecosystem can be negatively impacted. Further, algae when dead; their decay requires large oxygen; thus increasing the Biological Oxygen Demand of water and killing many marine animals. Algae become stressed and die when they deplete the nutrient supply or move from freshwater into saltier waters. EUTROPHICATION PROCESS Blocked Sunlight Fertilizer Runoff Algae Fish Suffocate .Eutrophication is the response to the addition of Leaching Algae Dies nutrients such as nitrates and phosphates naturally or artificially, fertilizing the aquatic ecosystem. .Algal blooms are the consequence of Eutrophication.
Solution (c) The Laffer Curve is a theory developed by supply-side economist Arthur Laffer to show the relationship between tax rates and the amount of tax revenue collected by governments. The curve is used to illustrate Laffer's main premise that the more an activity such as production- is taxed, the less of it is generated A supposed relationship between economic activity and the rate of taxation which suggests that there is an optimum tax rate which maximizes tax revenue It illustrates the concept of taxable income elasticity- i.e., taxable income will change in response to changes in the rate of taxation. Maximising Point The Laffer Curve Region of Increasing Revenue Region of Decling Revenue . The Laffer curve is typically represented as a graph which 0% Tax Rate 100% starts at 0% tax with zero revenue, rises to a maximum rate of revenue at an intermediate rate of taxation, and then falls again to zero revenue at a 100% tax rate.
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