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Session 100 : Mock Test 1 for UPSC Prelims 2018 & 2019
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Sumant Kumar
B.Tech NIT Allahabad. Scored 136 & 120 consecutively in UPSC Prelims. YouTube Channel "Crackers' IAS Academy". Telegram - CrackersIASAcademy

  1. Sumant Kumar Follow VERIFIED An NIT Allahabad Graduate. Computer Sci&Engg. Have written UPSC Mains 2 times with Physics. Follow me for TheHindu News/Edit+ CA Analysis 40,774 Views in last 30 days N 109,422 Lifetime Views UpVote, Rate, Review. Share 8 Courses 3.9k Followers Following PDFs, Notes, Materials? Facebook ID: AdSumant Telegram Ch: AdSumant By Sumant Kumar By Sumant Kumar (Hindi) Mock Test 1 for UPSC Prelims 2018/2019 (Hindi) April 2018: The Hindu Daily News & Editorial Analysis... unacademy:com/user AdSumant 147 ratings 38 reviews 72 tatings 21 reviews


  2. Consider the following characteristics of a volcano: 1)These volcanoes are mostly made up of basaltic lava 2)The Hawaiian volcanoes are the most famous examples of this type of volcano. 3)These volcanoes are not steep. 4)They are characterized by low explosivity. 5)These are the largest of all the volcanoes on the earth. Which of the following volcano best describes volcano "X"? a)Composite Volcanoes b)Shield Volcanoes c)Caldera Volcanoes d)Mid-Ocean Ridge Volcanoes


  3. Consider the following characteristics of a volcano: Composite Volcanoes are characterized by eruptions of cooler and more viscous lavas than basalt. These volcanoes often result in explosive eruptions. 1)These volcanoes are mostly made up of basaltic lava 2)The Hawaiian volcanoes are the most famous examples of this type of volcano. 3)These volcanoes are not steep. 4)They are characterized by low explosivity. Caldera is the most 5)These are the largest of all the volcanoes on theexplosive of the earth's earth. volcanoes. OMid-Ocean Ridge Which of the following volcano best describes volcano "X" ? Volcanoes occur in the a)Composite Volcanoes b)Shield Volcanoes c)Caldera Volcanoes d)Mid-Ocean Ridge Volcanoes oceanic areas. Answer: (b)


  4. TYPES OF VOLCANO Fissere Vent Steep convex Gentle basaltic ope of atva Gentle slope of basaltic lava Vent slope from ast cooling lava Magma Magma w Magma Fissure volcano Shield volcano Dome volcano Vent Vent Magma Neu cone Caldera Magma Ash Bachie Ash Old cone Magma Fine ash inder Lava Ashcinder volcano Composite volcano Caldera volcano


  5. With Reference to Indus valley civilisation, consider the following statements: 1)Compared to the stone and bronze statues the terracotta representations of human form are crude. 2)The people were conscious of sense of the fashion. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? a)1 only b)2 only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2


  6. With Reference to Indus valley civilisation, consider the following statements: Answer: C The Indus Valley people made terracotta images but compared to the stone and bronze statues the terracotta 1)Compared to the stone and bronze statues the terracotta representations representations of human form are crude of human form are crude. in the Indus Valley From archaeological finds it appears that the people of the Indus Valley were conscious of fashion 2)The people were conscious of sense of the fashion. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? a)1 only b)2 only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2 Different hairstyles were in vogue and wearing of a beard was popular among all. Cinnabar was used as a cosmetic and facepaint, lipstick and collyrium (eyeliner) were also known to them


  7. With reference to Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple consider the following statements: 1. It is a Vaishnava temple which finds mention in Tamil literature as early as Sangam era. 2. It is constructed in the Nagara style 3. This temple lies on an island. Select the correct answer using the code given below: a)1 and 2 only b)1 and 3 only c)1, 2 and3 d)2 and 3 only


  8. It is one of the most illustrious Vaishnava temples in South India With reference to Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple consider the following statements: 1. It is a Vaishnava temple which finds mention in Tamil literature as early as Sangam era 2. It is constructed in the Nagara style. 3. This temple lies on an island. Select the correct answer using the code given below: It has been mentioned Tamil literature as early as Sangam era Olt is constructed in the Tamil or Dravidian style of temple architecture. OThe legends call it one of eight self-manifested shrines of Lord Vishnu and one of the most important 108 main Vishnu temples. Olt is known by several names such as Thiruvaranga Tirupati, OThis temple lies on an island formed by twin rivers Cauvery OThe temple has over seven prakaras or enclosures, which Bhoologa Vaikundam, Periyakoil, Bhogamandabanm and Coleroon a)1 and 2 only b)1 and 3 only c) 1, 2 and 3 d)2 and 3 only are formed by thick and huge defensive walls running around the holy shrine. The main entrance of temple known as Rajagopuram (roval temple tower) is 73m high and moves up in eleven progressively smaller tiers. Answer: B


  9. Consider the following statements with reference to king Rudradaman: 1. He was the most famous Satvahana king. 2. He is famous in the history because of the repair work of Sudarshan lake undertaken by him. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? a)1 only b)2 only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2


  10. Consider the following statements with Rudradaman was a Shaka king reference to king Rudradaman: 1. He was the most famous Satvahana king. He undertook repair work of 2. He is famous in the history because of the Sudarshanlake, located in the repair work of Sudarshan lake undertaken by Semi-arid zone of Kathiawar him Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? and not a Satvahana King. OThe lake was as old as Mauryan Period a)1 only b)2 only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2 Answer: B