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S Vijay Jagadeesh
YouTube-Victor Growth IAS | UPSC CSE Interview TWiCE |Current Affairs,Geography,History,Polity,Economics,IR.

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  1. 3. Abbas Khan Sherwani - Taariq i Sher shaahi a. 1,2 and 3 c.2 and3 b. 1 and3 d.2 only 31. With reference to "Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Consider the following statements: 1. It is an initiative under Pradhan MantriKaushal Vikas Yojana. 2. It focuses mainly on individuals engaged in unregulated sectors. Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct? a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 b. 2 only d. Neither 1 nor 2 32. Which of the following statements is/ are correct regarding the Home rule movement? 1. Tilak's league had more number of branches and tightly organized than Annie Besant's home rule league. 2. It was during this movement Tilak gave slogan Swaraj is my birth right and I shall have it. 3. Tilak starts his home rule league only after Annie Besant starts her movement. Choose the correct answer from the codes given below: a. 1 only c. 1 and 2 only above b. 2 only d. None of the 14


  2. 33. The 'South-South cooperation', recently in the news, is related to the affairs of a. ASEAN c. OECD b. BRICS d. UN 34. Which of the following likely to increase the level of vehicular pollution? 1. Predominance of two stroke two wheelers. 2. Inadequate inspection and maintenance facilities. 3. Adulteration of fuel & fuel products. 4. Improper traffic management system & road conditions. Select the correct answer using the codes given below a. 1, 2 and 3 only c. 1, 3 and 4 only 4 b. 2 only d. 1, 2, 3 and 35. Which of the following newspapers was/were launched by Annie Besant? 1. New India 2. Young India 3. Commonweal Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 3 only c. 1 and 3 only b. 1 and 2 only d. 1, 2 and 3 15


  3. 36. With reference to the Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code, consider the statements: 1. During the British rule, a person was to be punished with transportation for life or for any termor with imprisonment up to three years for violating the Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code 2. At present, a person a violating the Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code can be imprisoned with imprisonment for life or for three vears 3. Bal Gangadhar Tilak was the first to be punished under this law Which of the above statements is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 Only c. 1 and 3 Only d. Al b. 2 and 3 Only 37. Consider the following statements: 1. The original research done by Jagdish Chandra Bose and Prafulla ChandraRay was partly inspired by the Swadeshi movement Rabindranath's Amar Sonar Bangla National anthem of Bangladesh - was penned during the Swadeshi movement Which of the above statements is/are INCORRECT? a. 1 Only c. Both 1 and 2 b. 2 Only d. Neither 1 nor 2 16


  4. 38. At the Calcutta Congress session in 1906, when tension between moderates and extremists was brewing, Four important compromise resolutions were passed under the Presidentship of Dadabhai Naoroji. Which of the following is/are NOT one of them? 1. Swadeshi 3. National Education 2. Bovcott 4. Self - Government Select the correct answer using the codes below: a. 2 Only c. 4 Only b. 3 Only d. All four 39. With reference to split between moderates and extremists, consider the following statements: 1. Moderates wanted split in Congress as they were afraid of Government's use of power to destrov Congress itself 2. Impending Minto and Morley reforms gave hope to moderates about Indians sharing p administrative power in near future, encouraging them to split from extremists olitical and Which of the above statements is/are correct? a. 1 Only c. Both 1 and 2 b. 2 Only d. Neither 1 nor 2 40. In the early decades after Permanent Settlement, many Zamindars failed to pay the revenue demand. This is because 17


  5. 1. There was fixed and high demand by the Company 2. Regardless of the harvest, revenue was to be paid in fixed prices 3. Authority and autonomy of zamindars were curbed by the British Which of the above reasons is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 Only c. 2 Only b. 1 Only d. All are correct 41. Consider the following statement with respect to continental drift theorv 1. Drifting of continents was caused by pole-fleeing and tidal force 2. Pole fleeing force relates to the revolution of earth and tidal force due to the attraction of the moon and the sun Which of the above given statement is/are NOT correct? a.1 only b.2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 42. Consider the statements about plate tectonics theory 1. Pacific plate is largely a continental plate and eurasian plate is largely oceanic plate. 18


  6. 2. The earth s lithosphere is divided into / major and some minor plates Which of the above statement is/are correct? a.1 only b.2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 43. Consider the following statements about Biome 1. Earth contains many types of ecosystem and these ecosystem of large area is known as Biome 2. Biomes are broadly divided into 2 types terrestrial and aquatic Which of the following statement is/are correct? a.1 only b.2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 and 2 44. Consider the Following statements 1. Savanna biome refers to the vegetation community characterized by xeromorphic herbaceous plants scattered trees and middle laver of sparse shrubs 2. Deserts cover about one fifth of the earth's surface and occur mostly near the eastern margin of the continents 19


  7. Which among the above statement is/are correct? a.1 only b.2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 and 2 45. Consider the following statements 1. The topmost zone near the shore of a lake or pond is the limnetic zone 2. The near -surface open water surrounded bv the limnetic zone is called littoral zone 3. Littoral zone is the warmest and sustains fairly diverse community 4. Limnetic zone dominated by planktons both phytoplanktons and zooplanktons Which of the above statement is/are NOT correct? a. 1, 2 and 3 only b. 3 and 4 only c. 1, 2,3 and 4 d. 1 and 2 only 46. Consider the following statements 1. Equatorial rain forest and Taiga are the lowest and highest latitudinal biomes respectively. 2. Pure stand of trees can be seen in equatorial rainforests 20


  8. 3. Boreal forests also has pure stand of trees. Which of the statement/s given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 3 only b. 3 only c. 1 and 2 only d. 1,2 and 3 47. The Biodiversity hotspot is a familiar term, which among the following defines it correctly a. A geographical area which is low in biodiversity and is conserved with high priority b. A geological area where the underlying mantle is anomalously hot compared to the surrounding mantle c. A geographical area which is under severe threat of global warming d. A geographical area which is high in biodiversity and is threatened with destruction 48. Consider the following statements 1.Ashtadhyayi is a descriptive grammer by Panini in Sanskrit 2. Lalitavistara is the most sacred Mahavana text which supplied literary material for the Buddhacarita of Asvaghosa. 3. Kalhan's Rajatarangini gives a detailed account of the kings of Kashmir. 21


  9. Which among the above statement is/are correct? a. 1 and 3 only c. 1 and 2 only b. 2 and 3 only d. All the above 49. The Veda with the following information is? "It mean's sacrifice or worship. It is concerned mostly with rites and mantras of different sacrifices. It gives directions for the performance of the rituals. It has both poetic and prose renderings. Being a treatise on rituals, it is the most popular of the four Vedas" a. Rig Veda c. Sama Veda b. Yaiur Veda d. Atharva Veda 50. The Buddhist canonical literature is best represented by the "Tripitakas", that is, three baskets - Vinaya Pitaka, Sutta Pitaka and Abhidhamma Pitaka.Which among the following statement is INCORRECT with respect to these pitakas? 1. Vinaya Pitaka deals with rules and regulations of daily life. 2. Sutta Pitaka contains dialogues and discourses on morality and deals with Dharma 3. Abhidhamma Pitaka deals with philosophy and metaphysics. Select from the following code. a. 1 and 2 only b. 2 and 3 only


  10. c. 3 only d. None 51. Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the Congress's Benares session of 1905? It was presided by Dadabhai Naoroji 2. Self-government or Swaraj was declared as the goal of Congress at this session. 3. At the session it was decided to extend the Swadeshi movement outside Bengal. Select the correct answer using the code given below a. 1 only c. 2 and 3 only b. 1 and 2 only d. None 52. Which of the following were the reasons that led to decline of Swadeshi movement? 1. Arrest and deportation of major leaders. 2. Split in Indian National Congress 3. Repression by the government 4. Annulment of partition of Bengal Select the correct answer using code given below. a. 2 and 3 only c. 1, 2 and 3 only b. 1 and 4 only d. 1, 2, 3 and 4 53. Which of the following signify the difference(s) between the moderates and the extremists? 23


  11. 1. Moderates believed in the capacity of the masses whereas theExtremists believed in the individual heroic actions. 2. Extremists believed in the use of boycott and passive resistance whereas Moderates used constitutional methods. 3. Extremists believed in direct action unlike the Moderates. Select the correct answer using the code given below a. 1 and 2 only c. 3 only b. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 54. Which one of the following describes best the term 'Goldilocks' Economy a. An economy where unemployment caused by a mismatch between the skills and available job persists due to technological changes. b. An economy where jobless growth is persistent for a long period of time c. An economy that is operating in an optimal state by providing full employment and economic stability d. An economy with high growth rate as well as high inflation 55. Which of the following statements is correct in the context of Swadeshi movement? 24


  12. 60. With reference to the plague in Poona in 1897, consider the following statements: 1. Bal Gangadhar Tilak supported the measures taken by the government to control the plague. 2. Resentment against official plague measures resulted in assassination of Rand and Lt. Ayerst by the Chapekar brothers. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 b. 2 only d. Neither 1 nor 2 61. Which of the following statements is/are NOT correct? 1, Vertical narrow walls of igneous rocks within the sedimentary layers are termed as dykes 2. Lacolith is a large blister or igneous mound with a dome -shaped upper surface 3. Lapolith is a lens shaped mass of igneous rocks occupying the crest of an anticline or the bottom of syncline 4. Phacolith is another variety of igneous intrusion with a saucer shape 5. Batholith is a huge mass of igneous rocks usually granite Choose from the below code: a. 3 and 4 only b. 5 only 27


  13. 67. Consider the following statements about continental shelf 1.The sunlight to penetrate through the water and reaches the bottom 2.Their limited depth and gentle slope keep out cold under current and increase the height of the tides Which of the above statement is/are correct? a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 nor 2 b. 2 only d. Neither 1 68. Consider the following statements 1. The temperate oceans have lower salinity due to the lower temperature and a lower rate of evaporation 2. Highest water temperature found in enclosed seas in the tropics 3. Salinity depends on rate evaporation but not on the degree of water mixing by currents 4. Lake Van is having the highest salinity among lakes Which of the above statement is/are NOT correct? a. 1, 2 and 4 only c. 3 only b. 1 and 2 only d. All the above 69. Consider the following statements 1. A large amount of floating seaweed gathers and the area is called the Sargasso sea 30


  14. 2. Under this scheme a deposit account can be opened at any time from the birth of a girl child till she attains the age of 18 years. 3. The account can be opened in an authorized branch of commercial banks only Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only c. 1 only b. 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 72. With reference to 'fly ash' produced by the power plants using coal as fuel, consider the following statements: 1. It can be used in the production of bricks for building construction. 2. It can be used as a replacement for some of the Portland cement contents of concrete. 3. It helps in reduction of greenhouse gases. Which of the statements given above is /are correct? a. 1, 2 and 3 c. 1 and 2 b. 2 only d. 3 only 73. Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding Yunani Medicine? 1. This system of medicine was based on the teachings of the Greek physician Hippocrates and Galen 2. This was practiced during Mughal period and in Muslim culture in South Asia. 32


  15. Select the correct answer using the code given below a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 nor 2 b. 2 only d. Neither 1 74. Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the policy of carrot and stick used by the British? 1. It was a policy of repression followed by conciliation and further suppression. 2. It was used to create a split between the moderates and extremists in the Congress, Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 nor 2 b. 2 only d. Neither 1 75. Regarding Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV), which of the following statements is/are correct? 1. It is related to dengue, yellow fever and West Nile viruses. 2. It is spread by mosquitoes. 3. There is no cure for the disease caused by JEV. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 only c. 1 and 3 only b. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 76. 'New York Declaration', often seen in the news, is


  16. a. Strategy to tackle, the regional terrorism, an outcome of a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. b. Plan of action for sustainable economic growth in the Asia- Pacific Region, an outcome of the deliberations of the Asia- Pacific Economic Forum c. An agenda for protection of human rights of all refugees and migrants, regardless of status. d. A strategy to combat wildlife trafficking, a declaration of the East Asia Summit. 77. Consider the following statements with regard to first session of Indian National Congress: 1. It was held in Bombav. 2. It was presided over bv A. 0. Hume. 3. Muslim league participated in the first session of INC. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1, 2 and 3 only only c. 1 only only b. 2 and 3 d. 1 and 3 78. India Health Fund', sometimes seen in the news, which of the following statements is/are correct? 1. It is an initiative of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. 34


  17. 1. The Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 replaced the Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA),1973 2. Enforcement Directorate is under the charge of Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance. Which of the following statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 nor 2 b. 2 only d. Neither 1 88. Consider the following countries: 1. Uzbekistan 2. Iran 3. Kazakhstan 4. Kyrgyzstan 5. India 6. Qatar Which of the above are among the members of Asghabat Agreement? a 1, 2, 3 and 5 c. 1, 3, 4 and 5 b. 2, 4, 5 and 6 d, 2, 3, 4 and 6 89. Consider the following statements: 1. Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) is directly correlative to the amount of pollution (that cannot be oxidised biologically) in a sample of water 38


  18. c. Both 1 and 2 nor 2 d. Neither 1 92. Consider the following statements with reference to the International North-South Transport Corridor: 1. India, Iran and Russia are its founder members 2. The corridor connects the Indian Ocean and Persian Gulf to the Black Sea via Iran, then connect Northern Europe via Russia Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 only c. Both 1 and 2 above b. 2 only d. None of the 93. The term 'Active Case Finding (ACF)' sometimes appearing in news, is used in relation to a. Screening of cases related to money laundering b. Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons c. Systematic screening for tuberculosis patient d. Supply and demand of agricultural products 94. With reference to the SWIFT or Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, consider the following statements: 40


  19. 2. They demanded greater participation of Indians Councils and greater control over finances. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: a. Only 1 c. Both in b. Only 2 d. None 97. Which of the following is/are objective(s) of Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yoiana? 1. To incentivize the states that increases their investment in Agriculture and allied sector:s 2. To increase the production of cash crops over food grains 3. To address the agriculture and allied sectors in an integrated manner 4. To provide flexibility and autonomy to the States in planning and executing programmes for agriculture Select the correct answer using the code given below a. 4 only only c. 1, 3 and 4 only 4 . 1 and 2 d. 1, 2, 3 and 98. Consider the following statements about the 'Biofuture Platform', seen recently in the news: 1. It aims to accelerate development and deployment of modern sustainable low carbon alternatives to fossil based solutions in, among others, the transport sector 42


  20. 2. It is a multi-stakeholder initiative 3. The idea to set up the platform was first suggested by India at the Paris Climate Change Conference in 2015 Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only c. 1 and 3 only b. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 99. With reference to Financial Action Task Force (FATF), consider the following statements 1. It is an inter-governmental body. 2. It was formed as an executive bodv of the United Nations Global Programme against Money Laundering 3. It prohibits financing of proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 2 and 3 only c. 1 and 3 only b. 2 only d. 1, 2 and 3 100. The Galkynysh Gas Field', sometimes in the news, is nearest to a. Mongolia Afghanistan c. India d. Myanmar 43