Daily UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 67

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1. The main objective curative petition is __:
[A] To prevent misuse of justice delivery system
[B] To keep a check on executive
[C] To keep a check on lower courts
[D] All of above
2. The state legislature in the bicameral states is consisted of __?
1. Governor
2. State Assembly
3. Legislative Council
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 2
[D] 1, 2 & 3
3. Which among the following is / are correct observations regarding the Public Accounts Committee?
1. Members of the Public Accounts Committee are elected by single transferable vote by the members of Lok Sabha as well as Rajya Sabha
2. The elected members choose the chairman of the Public Accounts Committee as one of the member amongst themselves
3. The Comptroller and Auditor General is the ??friend, philosopher and guide of the Public Accounts Committee
Which among the above statements is / are correct ?
[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 & 3 are correct
[C] Only 1 & 3 are correct
[D] All are correct
4.  Consider the following statements about the grant of citizenship in India:

  1. The power to grant citizenship lies with the Home Ministry
  2. The Indian constitution does allow dual citizenship in some exceptional cases

 Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
5. Consider the following statements:

  1. The salaries of both the high court and Supreme Court judges are charged from Consolidated Fund of India
  2. The charged expenditure on consolidated fund of India cannot be voted or discussed in the house

Which among the above statements is / are correct?
 

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
6. Despite of being located south of Tropic of Cancer, the weather at Hawaii is pleasant making it one of the most important tourist destination around the world. It is mainly due to __?
[A] Gulf Stream & strong westerlies
[B] Trade winds
[C] Location of Hawaii within the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone
[D] None of the above
7. Consider the following pairs:
Personality : Renowned exponent of

  1. Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia : Shehnai
  2. Ravi Shankar : Sitar
  3. Ustad Amjad Ali Khan : Tabla

Which of the above pairs is/are correctly matched?

[A] 2 Only
[B] 1 and 2 Only
[C] 1,2 and 3
[D] None
8. Which of the following fish species was found as an invasive species causing decline of other species in the River Krishna?
[A] Feral Fish
[B] Silver carp
[C] Tilapia
[D] Gouramy
9. Consider the following statements about Solar Impulse 2:

  1. It is an India-France joint venture solar-powered aircraft project
  2. The aircraft is powered by photovoltaic cells

Which of the above statements is/are correct?  

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
10. Which among the following factors can trigger Demand Pull inflation?
1. Fall in the consumption expenditure
2. Increase in the level of unemployment
3. Sharp reduction in the income tax
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 2
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] Only 3
Time Remaining: 720 Seconds

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