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Part 12 Questions for UPSC Prelims 2018
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Arundeep Karnati
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  2. ABOUT ME 291.3k views Arundeep Karnati . Hyderabad, India ducator sinice April 201 Engineer by force, MBA by Passion, Teaching by love making creative stuff, Video editing 10.3k 30 17 Engineering and MBA * Worked for MNCs and Start-ups. * Interests: Research, Digital marketing, SEOs, Folowers Folowing Cses All courses (17) Designing, presentations, Movies etc ENGLISH MCO Series for Prelims 2019 Arundeep Karas 92 A ENGLISH Mc MCQ Series for Prelims 2019-July 2018 49-4 k iews 6moa ago Arundeep Kamat 239 ENGLISH BULY O Current Events of National and e Rate, Review, Recommend and share Follow me: https://unacademy.com/userlarundeep19 LG


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  4. 80. Which among the following events happened earliest? (a) Swami dayanand established Arya Samaj (b) Dinabandhu Mitra wrote Neeldarpan. (c) Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay wrote Anandmath. (d) Satyendranath Tagore became the first Indian to succeed in the Indian Civil Services Examination.


  5. 80. Which among the following events happened earliest? (a) Swami dayanand established Arya Samaj. (b) Dinabandhu Mitra wrote Neeldarpan. (c) Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay wrote Anandmath. (d) Satyendranath Tagore became the first Indian to succeed in the Indian Civil Services Examination.


  6. 81. Which of the following is/are the possible consequence/s of heavy sand mining in river beds? 1. Decreased salinity in the river 2. Pollution of groundwater 3. Lowering of the water table Select the correct answer using the code given below: (a) 1 only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  7. 81. Which of the following is/are the possible consequence/s of heavy sand mining in river beds? 1. Decreased salinity in the river 2. Pollution of groundwater 3. Lowering of the water table Select the correct answer using the code given below: (a) only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  8. 82. With reference to agricultural soils, consider the following statements: 1. A high content of organic matter in soil drastically reduces its water holding capacity. 2. Soil does not play any role in the sulphur cycle. 3. Irrigation over a period of time can contribute to the salinization of some agricultural lands. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a 1 and 2 only (b) 3 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1,2 and 3


  9. 82. With reference to agricultural soils, consider the following statements: 1. A high content of organic matter in soil drastically reduces its water holding capacity. 2. Soil does not play any role in the sulphur cycle. 3. Irrigation over a period of time can contribute to the salinization of some agricultural lands. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 3 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1,2 and 3


  10. 83. The Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), a UN mechanism to assist countries transition towards greener and more inclusive economies, emerged at (a) The Earth Summit on Sustainable Development 2002, Johannesburg (b) The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development 2012, Rio de Janeiro (c) The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate change 2015, Paris (d) The World Sustainable Development Summit 2016, New Delhi


  11. 84. "3D printing" has applications in which of the following? 1. Preparation of confectionery items 2. Manufacture of bionic ears 3. Automotive industry 4. Reconstructive surgeries 5. Data processing technologies Select the correct answer using the code given below: (a) 1, 3 and 4 only (b) 2, 3 and 5 only (c) and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5


  12. 85. Consider the following statements: 1. The Barren Island volcano is an active volcano located in the Indian territory. 2. Barren Island lies about 140 km east of Great Nicobar 3. The last time the Barren Island volcano erupted was in 1991 and it has remained inactive since then. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) only (b) 2 and 3 (c) 3 only (d) 1 and 3


  13. 86. Why is a plant called Prosopis juliflora often mentioned in news? (a) Its extract is widely used in cosmetics. (b) It tends to reduce the biodiversity in the area in which it grows. (c) lts extract is used in the synthesis of pesticides. (d) None of these


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