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Bharat Kumar
Written UPSC MAINS 2019, 2018 Written RO/ARO MAINS 2018 Qualified GATE twice Worked with Mahindra and Mahindra YouTube channel "StudyLabs"

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Very helpful lesson for understanding basic concepts of geomorphology
please increase your voice
5... plz upload regular basis instead of one or two times if possible to avoid inconsistency .... Thanks lot..
Bharat Kumar
2 years ago
yes Ram. thanks for the suggestion. Actually I was busy in the UPSC PRELIMS. so didn't made any courses..
Singh Ram
2 years ago
Thanks for reply....
6/10... thank you so much sir for this wonderful cousre... bas thoda si awaaz ki problem ati h sir....if possible plz speak little bit loudly😊
Bharat Kumar
2 years ago
han Prashant will work on that. 6/10 good
thanks a lot but your voice in the courses are very down.
thanku pe thorda loudly speak kriye
Bharat Kumar
2 years ago
yes Om. Will work on that
  1. 000 QUESTIONS URPSC 2018 ANSWERS


  2. QI Taxation in modern public finance aims to achieve which of the following objectives? I. Achieving full employment 2. 2. Ensuring price stability 3. 3. Reduction of inequalities in income and wealth Select the correct answer using the code given below. MODULEMOOULE (a) and 2 only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) I and 3 only (d) 1,2 and3 MODULE MODULE 4


  3. Q2 With reference to economy, term disinflation refers to (a) declining but positive inflation rate. (b) negative inflation rate (c) stagnant inflation rate. (d) very high rate of inflation MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  4. Q3 Public Debt in India includes l. Dated Securities 2. Securities issued to IMF 3. Market Loans Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) and 2 only (b) and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1,2 and3 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  5. Q4 Which of the following may be benefitted due to inflation? I. Borrowers 2. Lenders 3. Bond-holders Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) and 2 only (b) I and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1,2 and3 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  6. Q5 Which among the following statements is correct about Real GDP? (a) It is evaluated at current market price. (b) It measures the value of finished goods and services at constant base-year prices (c) It represent higher market value of national products (d) None of the above MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  7. Q6 Consider the following statements regarding capital and current account of Balance of Payments: 1.The current account has a direct effect on the flow of income in a country. 2. The capital account influences the volume of assets which a country holds. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  8. Q7 Which of the following best describes Jeevan Bindi? (a) Bindis to deliver daily requirement of iodine through adsorption by skin. (b) Indigenously designed vaccine against malarial diseases. (c) Tablets of the size of bindi to make water safe for drinking (d) Injectable contraceptive tablets effective for three months MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  9. Q8 Consider the following statements regarding Gross Value Added (GVA) I. GVA at basic prices includes both taxes and production subsidies available on the commodity 2. GVA at factor cost does not include any production subsidies. Which of the statement given above is/are correct? (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  10. Q9 NASA s Osiris-Rex spacecraft, seen in news recently, aims to (a) prevent large meteorites from entering Earth's atmosphere (b) study asteroid and bring back samples from it. (c) find traces of water on Mars. (d) carry out a repair and maintenance of Mars Exploration Rover MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  11. Q10 In an economy, Liquidity shortage refers to a situation when (a) net balance of payment is negative (b) net balance of payment is positive (c) net fund borrowed from RBl is negative (d) net fund borrowed from RBl is positive MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  12. QI I Consider the following statements regarding the International Atomic Energy Agency: I. It is under direct control of the United Nations (UN). 2. It seeks to promote the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and to inhibit its use for includi ng nuclear weapons. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  13. Q13 In the context of economy, which of the following best describes the term 'Inventory'? (a) It is a stock of fixed assets of the producers during an accounting year. (b) It is the stock of unsold finished and semi-finished goods along with raw material (c) It is an expenditure by the producers on purchase of intermediate goods during an accounting year. (d) It is an expenditure by the firm on Research and Development. MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  14. Q16 With reference to the Land Ports Authority of India, consider the following statements I. It is a statutory body under the Ministry of Home Affairs. 2. It aims to develop and manage the Integrated Check Posts. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  15. Q18 With reference to the Market Stabilization Scheme (MSS), consider the following statements: I. It allows RBl to infuse liquidity in the market during liquidity shortage 2. RBl issued the MSS bonds in the aftermath of demonetisation Which of the statements given above is/are correct? MODULEMOOULE (a) only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULE MODULE 4


  16. Q19 With reference to the monetary policy framework, consider the following statements: I.The inflation target would be set once in every five years. 2.The current inflation target has been set at 4 per cent with tolerance level of +1- 2 per cent. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  17. Q20 Consider the following statements about Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC): I. It cannot accept demand deposits. 2. It does not form part of the payment and settlement systenm and cannot issue cheques drawn on itself. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  18. Q21 Special Drawing Right (SDR) basket of IMF consists of I. US dollar 2. Indian Rupee 3. Chinese renminbi 4. Japanese yen 5. British pound sterling Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 (b) 1, 3, 4 and 5 only (c) 1,3 and 4 only (d) 2 and 5 only MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  19. Q24. The term 'special purpose vehicle', often seen in the news, is in the context of: (a) a business association formed for a specific, well-defined purpose. (b) refrigerated trucks used in food processing for perishable items. (c) a specific form of security offered to an investor in exchange for an equity stake in the company. (d) a business agreement in which the parties agree to develop, for a finite time, new assets by contributing equity. MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  20. Q26 Ashok Dalwai committee, recently seen in news, was constituted for which of the following? (a) Regulation on Medical Colleges (b) Rising Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) of Public Sector banks (c) Doubling farmer's incomes (d) Hate Speech MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  21. Q29 Consider the following in respect of Niryat Bandhu Scheme: I. It has been galvanized to achieve the objective of Skill India. 2. It is organized for MSME sector. 3. lt provides export subsidies to exporters Which of the statements given above are correct? (a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 2 and 3 only (c) I and 2 only (d) and 3 only MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  22. Q30 Expenditure method of national income accounting takes into account, which of the following expenditures? I. Investment expenditure 2. Government expenditure on pensions and scholarship 3. Expenditure on shares and bonds Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) 2 only (b) I and 3 only (c) 1,2 and 3 (d) I only MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  23. Q31 Which of the following countries are members of the International North South Transport Corridor? I. India 2. Russia 3. Iran 4. Syria Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) I and 2 only (b) 3 and 4 only (c) 2 and 4 only (d) 1,2,3 and 4 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  24. Q34 Which of the following measures can help government in containing food inflation? I. Imposing stock limit 2. Increasing allocation to Price Stabilization Fund 3. Increasing export duties Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) I and 2 only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) I and 3 only (d) 1,2 and3 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  25. Q36 Consider the following statements regarding the Cryo-electron microscopy: I. It involves imaging frozen hydrated specimens at cryogenic temperatures by electron microscopy. 2.There is no need for dyes or fixatives for the analysis of specimen Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  26. Q39 Which of the following is/are likely to strengthen the corporate bond market in India I. Allowing banks to issue masala bonds. 2. Making government securities more accessible to retail investors Select the correct answer using the code given below MODULEMOOULE (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor2 MODULE MODULE 4


  27. Q40 Which of the following price indices is/are released by Central Statistical Office (CSO)? I. Wholesale Price Index 2. Consumer Food Price Index 3. GDP Deflator Select the correct answer using the code given below. MODULEMOOULE (a) 1,2 and 3 (b) 2 and 3 only (c) 3 only (d) 2 onl,y MODULE MODULE 4


  28. Q41 Consider the following statements about Participatory Notes: I. It is a derivative instrument issued in foreign jurisdictions against underlying Indian securities 2. RBI and SEBI have a dual control over P-Notes in order to check its volatility. 3.The P-Note holder does not enjoy any voting rights in relation to security/shares referenced by the P-Note MODULEMOOULE Select the correct answer using the code given below. MODULE MODULE (a) and 2 only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) I and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 MODULE 4


  29. Q46 Which of the following is/are considered while calculating the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of a country? l. Purchase of vegetables by a restaurant 2. Ice cream used by the households 3. Plant and machinery Select the correct answer using the code given below MODULEMOOULE (a) I only (b) and 2 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) ,2 and 3 MODULE MODULE 4


  30. Q49 With reference to venture capital fund, consider the following statements: I. It refers to a money pool created by high networth individuals or companies for investing in start ups. 2. It is regulated by Securities and Exchange Board of India. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? MODULEMOOULE (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor2 MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  31. Q5I With reference to economy, the term National Disposable Income refers to (a) Net National Income at Market price along with current transfers from rest of the world. (b) Gross National Product at Market price excluding depreciation (c) Net Domestic Product at Market price excluding net indirect taxes (d) Gross National Savings including final consumption expenditure MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE MODULE 4


  32. Q54 The term inflationary gap refers to the difference (a) between Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Wholesale Price Index (WPI). (b) in inflation between developed and developing countries. (c) in inflation of food and non-food items (d) in real GDP and anticipated GDP with economy at full employment. MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  33. Q56 Consider the following statements about capital markets I. It is used for medium-term and longterm investments of a year or more. 2. It includes only the issue of fresh securities in the primary market. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? MODULEMOOULE (a) I only (b) 2 only (c) Both I and 2 (d) Neither I nor 2 MODULE MODULE 4


  34. Q58 Which of the following best describes 'Sweat Equity Issue'? (a) It is the offer of shares to employees as a reward for their hard work. (b) It is the offer of shares to existing shareholders as a distribution of profits. (c) It is the allotment of securities by a company to institutional investors (d) It is an issue to raise funds in the secondary market. MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


  35. Q59 Which of the following appear as ,,liability on RBl's balance sheet? I. Foreign Exchange 2. Loan to Commercial Banks 3. Currency held by Public 4. Deposits of Commercial Banks with RBl MODULEMOOULE Select the correct answer using the code given below MODULE MODULE (a) I and 2 only (b ,3 and 4 only (c) I and 3 only (d) 3 and4 only MODULE 4


  36. Q60 The online portal ,,PENCIL", seen recently in news, is related to? (a) effective enforcement for no child labour (b) effective implementation of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (c) ensuring transparency in MGNREGA wages transfer (d) tracking the progress of various projects on real time-basis MODULEMOOULE MODULE MODULE 4


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