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Answers 86-100 - Mock prelims test
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This lesson covers answers to questions 86 to 100 and techniques to solve them.

Rangarajan Ramakrishnan
IAS 2005 batch (AIR 46), Chartered Accountant and Cost accountant, Teaching Polity at Officers IAS Academy at Chennai.

Unacademy user
sir , it would be much helpful if explanaton in english also.
answer of question 88 is not correct. Subsidiary alliance was introduced by lord wellesley
Seemanchal singh
2 years ago
Abhay Bajpai
2 years ago
The doctrine of subsidiary alliance was framed by Lord Wellesley, BritishGovernor-General in India from 1798 to 1805. Early in his governorship Wellesley adopted a policy of non-intervention in the princely states, but he later adopted the policy of forming subsidiary alliances.
Seemanchal singh
2 years ago
he was not first european genral,,dupleix(france ) ye frist tha
Akash Sharma
2 years ago
Subsidiary alliance was introduced by lord wellesley is the correct answer {not the none of the abouve}
Score- 135.66/200. Thank you
question attempted 100. Correct 69 Incorrect 31. Final Score - 117.54. thanks a lot Nagrajan Sir.
40 right 10 wrong total 73.3
  1. UPSC Prelims Mock Test series -1 Answers 86 - 100

  2. 2 Presented by me Rangarajan IAS of 2005 batch-AIR 46th rank Associate Director at Officers IAS academy Pl visit for online test series - in line with Prelims expectations from Jan 17 - June 17 Follow me at

  3. 3 86.Which among the following are non-constitutional body? 1 ) National commission for SC/ST 2) National commission for women 3) National commission for Minorities a)1 only c)1 and 2 only Explanation: The National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes which was set up under Article 338 of the Constitution in 1990 was bifurcated into two Commissions namely, National Commission for Scheduled Castes and National Commission for Scheduled Tribes after the 89th Constitutional (Amendment) Act, 2003. b)2 and 3 only d) 1,2,3

  4. 4 87.Who were Nath-Panthis? a) Followers of Goraknath b) Denounced caste system and privileges claimed by Brahmanas c) Preached tantra which was open to all irrespective of caste distinctions d) All the above Explanation: They were followers of goraknath and at one time they were popular all over north india. Many of these yogis belonged to lower castes

  5. 5 88.Who among the following was the first to introduce the system of subsidiary alliance in India? a) Lord Wellesley b) Lord Cornwallis c) Lord Dalhousie d) None of these Explanation: It was introduced by Dupleix, the French Governor of Pondicherry

  6. 89Who among the following organized the society of servants of God or Red shirts in north western India? a) Khan Abdul Ghaffar khan b) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad c) Hakim Ajmal khan d) Maulana Mohammed Ali Explanation: Khan Abdul Ghaffar khan is popularly known as Frontier Gandhi' who led the movement called as Red shirts movement.

  7. 7 90. Which of the following statement(s) is/are incorrect? i) The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIB) was proposed as an initiative by the government of India. ii) BRICS members China, India and Russia are the three largest shareholders of AllB shareholders of AlIB b) ii only d) Neither i nor ii a) i only c) Both i and ii Explanation: The Asian Infrastructure/nvestment Bank (AIB)Was proposed as an initiative by the government of China.

  8. 8 91. In which of the following countries India has NOT sent its peacekeeping mission? a) Lebanon c) Egypt b) South Sudan d) Congo Explanation. India has been the largest troop contributor to UN missions since its inception. So far India has taken part in 43 Peacekeeping missions with a total contribution exceeding 180,000 troops and a sianificant number of police personnel having been deployed pcepion. so far India has takern part in 43

  9. 9 92, Which of the following countries is currently not a member of G8 Nations a) USA c) Russia b) Italy d) United Kingdom

  10. 10 93. The process of decentralization was initiated in which of the following Acts? a) Government of India Act 1858 b) Indian Councils Act of 1892 a) Government of o c) Indian Councils Act of 1861 d) Charter Act of 1853 EXPLANATION-It initiated the process by restoring the legislative powers to the Bombay and Madras Presidencies.

  11. 14 97.Which among the following deals with the schedule 4 of the constitution? a) Allocation of seats in upper house to states and union territories b) Validation of certain acts and regulation c) Distribution of Subjects d) Administration of Tribal areas

  12. 17 100. What is 'project arrow"? a) Surveillance mechanism for the defence sector b) An initiative to save trees from giant buildings c) An initiative to transform department of posts d) A global project on climate change Explanation: it is an initiative to transform department of posts into a vibrant and responsive organisation and to make a visible and positive difference to quality and efficiency of service to the customers