Daily UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 95

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1. Consider the following countries:
1. Turkey
2. Iran
3. Iraq
4. Lebanon
5. Syria
The so called Kurdistan is spread in which among the above?
[A] 1, 2, 3 & 4
[B] 1, 2, 3 & 5
[C] 1, 2 & 3
[D] 1, 3 & 5
2. With reference to various types of coals, consider the following statements: 

  1. Anthracite has more carbon than any other form of coal
  2. Peat has least amount of volatile matter than any other form of coal
  3. Lignite has higher moisture content in comparison to Bituminous coal

Which of the above is / are correct statements? 

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3
3. With reference to Eastern and Western Ghats, consider the following statements:
1. Average elevation of Eastern Ghats is lower in comparison to Western Ghats
2. The coastal area of Eastern Ghats is narrower in comparison to Western Ghats
Which among the above is / are correct statements?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
4. Consider the following hills with states where they are located:

  1. Dafla Hills→ Arunachal Pradesh
  2. Mishmi Hills→ Odisha
  3. Nallamala hills→ Andhra Pradesh

   Which of the above is/are correct?

[A] 1 & 3 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] 2 & 3 Only
[D] 1, 2 & 3
5. Consider the following leaders of various rebellions that took place in early 19th century in India:
1. Madhukar Shah
2. Royappa
3. Velu Thambi
4. Jagabandhu
Which among the following is the correct set of the regions where rebellions took place under the above leaders?
[A] Bundelkhand, Kittur, Travancore, Odisha
[B] Bundelkhand, Travancore, Cochin, Rajputana
[C] Gujarat, Kittur, Travancore, Rajputana
[D] Gujarat, Kittur, Travancore, Odisha
6. Consider the following statements:
1. Sea cow is found in both Gulf of Katch and Gulf of Mannar
2. Lion-tailed Macaque is found both in Western Ghats and Eastern Himalayas
Which among the above is / are correct statements?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
7. Consider the following wetlands:

  1. Nilnag
  2. Khajjar
  3. Bhimtal

Which of the above is/are tectonic wetland(s)?

[A] 1 & 2 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] 2 & 3 Only
[D] 1, 2 & 3
8. As per recent survey, which of the following pollutants has been highly responsible for the pollution of groundwater in the Indo-Gangetic Basin?
[A] Arsenic
[B] DDT
[C] Detergents
[D] Landfills
9. Which of the following are not parts of hindbrain in humans?

  1. Spinal cord
  2. Cerebellum
  3. Hypothalamus
  4. Basal Ganglia

  Select the correct option from codes given below:

[A] 1, 3 & 4 Only
[B] 1, 2 & 3 Only
[C] 1, 2 & 4 Only
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4
10. Which among the following require Sponsorship in Indian banking Industry?
[A] Cooperative Banks
[B] Regional Rural Banks
[C] Local Area Banks
[D] Private Banks
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