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Session 98 : Mock Test 1 for UPSC Prelims 2018 & 2019
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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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GURU JI,KEEP UPLOADING MORE LECTURES FREQUENTLY. & PLEASE, START A COURSE ON "EMI" AS PER ESE-2018 SYLLABUS ASAP AFTER COMPLETION OF "THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE COURSE ON ICT".
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Sumant Kumar
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Session 1 to 97 has been covered in Mock Test 1. Search Sumant Kumar and go to my profile, here you will get Mock Test 1.
  1. Consider the following statements with reference to Coriolis force: 1. The Coriolis force is directly proportional to the angle of latitude. 2. It deflects the wind to the right direction in the northern hemisphere and to the left in the southern hemisphere. 3. At the equator, the Coriolis force is zero Which one of the statements given above is/are correct? a)1 and 3 only b)2 and 3 only c)3 only d)1, 2 and3


  2. Consider the following statements with reference to Coriolis force: 1. The Coriolis force is directly proportional to the angle WIn of latitude. 2. It deflects the wind to the right direction in the northern hemisphere and to the left in the southern hemisphere. 3. At the equator, the Coriolis force is zero Which one of the statements given above is/are correct? The rotation of the earth about its axis affects the direction of the wind This force is called the Coriolis force after the French physicist who described it in 1844 It deflects the wind to the right direction in the northern hemisphere and to the left in the southern hemisphere. a)1 and 3 only b)2 and 3 only c)3 only d)1, 2 and3 The Coriolis force is directly proportional to the angle of latitude. It is maximum at the poles and is absent at the equator. Answer: (d)


  3. ntended path actual Due to the earth's rotation path Objects deflect to the right in the northern hemisphere Northern Hemisphere Southern Hemisphere equator Objects deflect to the left in the southern hemisphere intended path actual path


  4. Coriolis Effect As Earth rotates, the Coriolis effect turns winds in the Northern Hemisphere toward the right. Rotation of Earth Actual wind path Wind path if Earth did not rotate Actual L wind path


  5. Which of the following is/ are characteristics of pastoral nomadism: 1)Subsistence type of economy 2)Absence of Sedentary lifestyle 3)Each nomadic community occupies a well-defined territory. Select the correct answer using the codes given below a)1 and 3 only b)2 and 3 only c)1 and 2 only d)1, 2, and 3


  6. Which of the following is/ are characteristics of pastoral nomadism: Pastoral nomadism is characterized by OSubsistence type of economy in which animals are grazed to meet the basic necessities of life such as food, clothing and shelter in the form of milk, meat, skin etc. 1)Subsistence type of economy. 2)Absence of Sedentary lifestylePeople engaged in pastoral nomadism do not lead a 3)Each nomadic community settled life but keep on moving from place to place and are called nomads Each nomadic community occupies a well-defined territory. occupies a well-defined territory Select the correct answer using the OCattle are reared in grasslands receiving more rain and codes given below a)1 and 3 only b)2 and 3 only c)1 and 2 only d)1, 2, and 3 having soft and long grasses. Sheep are reared in low rainfall areas with short grasses. Goats are Common in the rugged terrain with scanty grasses. OThere are six widely distributed species reared by pastoral Answer: (d) nomads: sheep, goats, camels, cattle, horses and donkeys.


  7. Consider the following statements with reference to UNCITRAL: 1)It is a part of the World Trade Organization 2)All the members of United Nations are its members. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? a)1 only b)2 only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 or 2


  8. Consider the following It is not a part of the World Trade Organization. statements with United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) is a reference to UNCITRAL: 1)lt is a part of the World Trade Organization. subsidiary body of the General Assembly of the United Nations. WTO is an intergovernmental organization independent of the United Nations. The issues dealt by the WTO and UNCITRAL are different. The WTO deals with trade policy issues, whereas UNCITRAL deals with the laws applicable to private parties in international transactions As a consequence, UNCITRAL is not involved with "state-to-state" issues such as anti-dumping, countervailing duties, or import quotas. 2)All the members of United Nations are its members. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? UNCITRAL is composed of sixty member States elected by the General Assembly a)1 only b)2 only c) Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 or 2 OMembership is structured so as to be representative of the world's various geographic regions and its principal economic and legal systems Whereas the membership of United Nations is nearly universal. OThe United Nations member states are the 193 sovereign states that are Solution: (D) members of the United Nations (UN) and have equal representation in the UN General Assembl


  9. Consider the following statements with reference to the distribution of rainfall in India: 1)The average annual rainfall in India is about 90 cm. 2)The highest rainfall occurs along the East coast on the Eastern Ghats and Northeast India Select the correct statement(s) by using the codes given below: a)1 Only b)2 Only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2


  10. Consider the following statements with reference to the distribution of rainfall in India Average annual rainfall in India is about 125 cm. But the rainfall has a great spatial variation 1)The average annual rainfall in India is OThe highest rainfall occurs along the west coast on the Western Ghats and the about 90 cm 2)The highest rainfall occurs along the East Northeast India coast on the Eastern Ghats and Northeast India. Select the correct statement(s) by using the codes given below: a)1 Only b)2 Only c)Both 1 and 2 d)Neither 1 nor 2 Ans.(d


  11. 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)