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Session 13 : Mock Test 2 for UPSC Prelims 2018
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Sumant Kumar
B.Tech NIT Allahabad. Have written UPSC Mains 2 times with Physics. Channel "Sumant Kumar" on Youtube for Current Affairs Analysis.

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Thank you mam
Mamta
7 months ago
Uh welcome
sir sir pls reply must.........csat Mai 32 questions accurate sahi kroo to 80 marks bnte hai......Am I right ?????.. now should I go with this strategy????????????????????????
Sumant Kumar
a year ago
Pura paper acche se attempt karna ji. Koi aalas nahi dikhana hai 😀
Amneet Kaur
a year ago
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Amneet Kaur
a year ago
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Amneet Kaur
a year ago
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Sumant Kumar
a year ago
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sir sir pls reply must.........csat Mai 32 questions accurate sahi kroo to 80 marks bnte hai......Am I right ?????.. now should I go with this strategy????????????????????????
  1. Consider following statements: 1)The Servants of India society worked towards improving tribal's condition in particular. 2)Nishkam Karma Math sought to revive Hinduism based on message of Bhagvata. Select the correct statement(s) using the codes given below. a)1 Only b)2 Only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2


  2. Consider following statements: The Servants of India Society was formed in Pune, Maharashtra in 1905 1)The Servants of India society by Gopal Krishna Gokhale worked towards improving tribal's condition in particular. Ult worked particularly towards famine relief and improving 2)Nishkam Karma Math sought to revive Hinduism based on messagetribal's condition. of Bhagvata. Nishkam Karm Math was founded by Dhondo Keshav Karve. 0It worked towards educational progress of women and improving women condition Select the correct statement(s) using the codes given below a)1 Only b)2 Only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2 Answer. (A)


  3. Hydrazine is 1.Used as a rocket propellant 2.Used to make pesticides and pharmaceuticals 3.A chemically inert compound Select the correct answer using the code given below: a) 1 and 2 only b) 2 and 3 only c) 1 and 3 only d) 1, 2 and 3


  4. Hydrazine: In its anhydrous form, it damages the central nervous system, producing symptoms as extreme as tumours and seizures. It is so powerful a reducing agent that it is highly explosive Hydrazine is 1.Used as a rocket propellant 2.Used to make pesticides and pharmaceuticals 3.A chemically inert compound Select the correct answer using the code given below: OAlthough it is toxic to us directly, hydrazine rapidly a) 1 and 2 only b) 2 and 3 only c) 1 and 3 only d) 1, 2 and 3 Solution: A The most common use of hydrazine is to make foaming agents like azodicarbonamide that are used in production of foamy plastics. OHydrazine is also used to make pesticides and pharmaceuticals. breaks down in oxygen, making release into the environment low risk. OHydrazine can even be found in fossil fuels and nuclear power stations. As a powerful reducing agent, it acts as an oxygen scavenger, reducing metal oxides back into metals, and literally turning the chemical clock back on corrosion processes.


  5. Consider the following statements with reference to Capacity-Building Initiative for Transparency Fund 1)lt is an outcome of the UNFCCC's Paris agreement in 2015. 2)lts objective is to help developing countries monitor and report the progress on their climate actions. 3)The fund will be set up by the UN, with financial support from the developed nations like US, UK, Canada etc 4)This fund helps developed countries to take on board the developing countries in developing their domestic capacities leading to transparent mechanisms in reporting the progress. Select the correct statement(s) using code given below. (a) 1 and 3 only (b) 2 and 4 only (c) 1, 2 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4


  6. Consider the following statements with reference to Capacity-Building Initiative for Transparency Fund: CBIT is an outcome of the UNFCCC's Paris agreement in 2015 and expected to address the issue of transparency Objectives 1)lt is an outcome of the UNFCCC's Paris agreement in 2015. OTo help developing countries monitor and report the 2) Its objective is to help developing countries progress on their climate actions. Strengthening of national institutions of participating members in transparency related activities with respect to the Nationally Determined Contributions monitor and report the progress on their climate actions 3) The fund will be set up by the UN, with financial support from the developed nations like US, UK, Canada etc UTo bring transparency in the financial help, technology transfer and capacity building support by the developed countries to developing countries. Both have to provide relevant information 4) This fund helps developed countries to take on board the developing countries in developing their domestic capacities leading to transparent The fund will be set up by the GEF, with financial support mechanisms in reporting the progress from the developed nations like US, UK, Canada etc OWorld Bank has been requested to act as the trustee Select the correct statement(s) using code given below (a) 1 and 3 only (b) 2 and 4 only (c) 1, 2 and 4 only (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4 Answer: C for the fund, who was also a trustee in the initial hand holding of GEF. OThis fund helps developed countries to take on board the developing countries in developing their domestic capacities leading to transparent mechanisms in reporting the progress


  7. Consider the following statements with reference to Convention on Biological Diversity: 1)lt is a multilateral treaty. 2)It entered into force in 1993 3)It is legally binding. 4)India is not a party to convention. 5)USA has signed but not ratified it. Select the correct statement(s) using the codes given below: Codes: (a) 1, 2, 3 and 5 only (b) 2, 3 and 5 only (c) 1, 2 and 4 only (d) 1, 3 and 5 only


  8. Consider the following statements with reference to Convention on Biological Diversity: a multilateral treaty. Convention on Biological Diversity is 1)lt is a multilateral treaty. JOpened for signature on 5 June 2)lt entered into force in 1993. 1992 in Rio De Janeiro. 3)It is legally binding Oit entered into force in 1993. 4)India is not a party to convention Signatories : 168 OParties : 196 5)USA has signed but not ratified it. Select the correct statement(s) using the codes given below: Codes: (a) 1, 2, 3 and 5 only (b) 2, 3 and 5 only (c) 1, 2 and 4 only (d) 1, 3 and 5 only Answer: A It is legally binding. India plays an active part in this treaty. India is a party to convention USA has signed but not ratified


  9. Consider the following statements with reference to Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety: 1)lt was adopted in 2000 and came into force in 2003 2)It seeks to protect biological diversity from the potential risks posed by living modified organisms resulting from modern biotechnology 3)Genetically Modified Organisms cannot be regulated under this protocol. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: Codes: a)1 and 2 only b)2 and 3 only c)3 only d)1, 2 and3


  10. Consider the following statements with reference to Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety: It is also known as biosafety protocol Ult was adopted in 2000; came 1)lt was adopted in 2000 and came into force in into force in 2003 2003 OThe Biosafety Protocol seeks to 2)lt seeks to protect biological diversity from the protect biological diversity from the potential risks posed by living modified organisms resulting from modern biotechnology. JGenetically vloditied Organisms potential risks posed by living modified organisms resulting from modern biotechnology. 3)Genetically Modified Organisms cannot be regulated under this protocol. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct:can be regulated under this Codes: protocol a)1 and 2 only b)2 and 3 only c)3 only d)1, 2 and 3 Answer: A


  11. Which of the following events held under the tenure of Governor General Warren Hasting? Warren Hasting was Governor General from 1773- 1785 The following list of events held during his tenure: URegulating Act of 1773 Pitts's India Act 1784 Second Mysore War in 1780-84 First Maratha war in 1775-82 1)Foundation of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 2)Second Maratha War 3)Pitt's India Act of 1784 4)Regulating Act of 1773 The Asiatic Society was founded by civil servant Sir William Jones on 15 January 1784 in a meeting presided over by Sir William Jones, Justice of the Supreme Court of Judicature at Fort William at the Fort William in Calcutta, then capital of the British Raj, to enhance and further the cause of Oriental research. The Second Maratha war held in tenure of Lord Wellesley. Select the correct answer using the codes given below a)1 and 2 only b)1, 3 and 4 only c)2 and 4 only d)1, 2, 3 and 4 Answer: (B)