Daily UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 73

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1. The Part IV of the constitution of India has provisions for___:
1. Uniform Civil Code
2. Equal pay for equal work
3. Equal right to means of livelihood
4. Protection of wild-life
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1, 2 & 3
[B] Only 2, 3 & 4
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4
2. Which among the following schedules of the Constitution of India is / are applicable to Jammu & Kashmir?
1. Fifth Schedule
2. Sixth Schedule
3. Seventh Schedule
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] 1 only
[B] 2 only
[C] 3 only
[D] 2 & 3 only
3. Consider the following Motions/Bills:

  1. Cut Motions
  2. Constitutional Amendment Bill
  3. Privilege Motion

 Which of the above can be introduced only in Lok Sabha?

[A] 1 & 3 Only
[B] 2 & 3 Only
[C] 1 Only
[D] None
4. With reference to the Vote on Account, which among the following statements is / are correct?

  1. The Vote on Account can be presented by only a caretaker government
  2. Vote on Account has provisions of only expenditure side of budget
  3. Vote on Account can be valid only for 2 months
  4. No appropriation bill is passed for Vote on Account

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1, 2 & 3
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] Only 2 & 4
5. Consider the following statements in context with Tropical Cyclones and Extra-tropical cyclones:
1.While tropical cyclones are warm core, the extra tropical cyclones are cold core
2.While tropical cyclones extract much of their energy from the upper layer of the ocean, Extratropical cyclones derive much of energy from land
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 is correct
[C] Both 1 & 2 are correct
[D] Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

Identify the soil type with the help of given information:

  1. There is absence of lime, phosphate and carbonates in it
  2. Intense leaching is one of the main characteristic of this soil
  3. The soil is used for cotton cultivation at places where irrigation facilities are available

Select the correct answer from options given below:

[A] Regur soil
[B] Red Soil
[C] Laterite soil
[D] Alluvial soil
7. Which among the following is / are correct statements?
1. Friction converts Kinetic energy to radiation energy
2. A collision of two bodies can be said to be perfectly inelastic if no energy is exchanged between them
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
8. The radio reception improves slightly during the night. What could be the possible reason(s) for this?
1.Sunlight affects radio broadcasts to some extent during the day
2.Magnetic field of the earth acts with reduced intensity during the night, thereby reducing its impact on broadcasts
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
9. The Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak (EAST) is an experimental superconducting tokamak magnetic fusion energy reactor being developed in _?
[A] China
[B] France
[C] Japan
[D] Russia
10.   Consider the following statements about the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB):

  1. It envisages providing short term loans for agricultural and MSME sector 
  2. It is not allowed to accept deposits over Rs 1 lakh

 Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
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