Daily UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 93

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1. Consider the following statements about Financial Emergency in India:

  1. Resolution approving the proclamation of financial emergency can be passed by either House of Parliament by a simple majority
  2. The proclamation for emergency can be revoked by a subsequent proclamation by President

    Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
2. Which among the following affect the behaviour of the monsoon over India?
1. Subtropical westerly jetstream
2. Tropical easterly jet stream
3. El Nino and La Nina
4. Indian Ocean Dipole
5. Anthropogenic aerosols
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] 1, 3, 4 & 5
[B] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
[C] 1, 3, 4
[D] 1 & 3
3. With reference to Natya Dharmi and Lok Dharmi traditions in Indian performing arts, consider the following statements:
1. While Natya Dharmi refers to symbolic representation, Lok Dharmi is the natural representation
2. While Natya Dharmi is mainly used in classical dances, Lok Dharmi is used in Drama
Which among the above is / are correct?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
4. With reference to Ajivika sect, consider the following statements:
1. The followers of this sect believed in doctrine of immutability
2. The basic theme of ajivikism is the doctrine of niyati or destiny
3. Main source of information on ajivikism is agamasutra
Which among the above is / are correct?
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3
5.    Which of the following statements are correct about Harappan Valley Civilization?

  1. The drainage pattern of Harappan Civilization was very advanced
  2. While the sun dried bricks were used to make foundation of a house, the roof was made of wood
  3. Wheat and Barley were the predominantly grown crops during the period
  4. Camels and asses were used as means of transport

   Select the correct option from codes given below:

[A] 1, 2 & 3 Only
[B] 2, 3 & 4 Only
[C] 1, 3 & 4 Only
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4
6.   Consider the following statements about Pulakeshin-I:

  1. He was the founder of the Satavahana dynasty
  2. The Chinese pilgrim Hiuen Tsang visited India during the reign of Pulakeshin-I

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
7. Consider the following popular chemicals:
1. DDT
2. Endosulphan
3. Aldrin
Which among the above is / are Organochlorine pesticides?
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3
8.    Consider the following statements about the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin:

  1. The programme is being implemented by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation
  2. National Resource Centre (NRC) is acting as a technical assistance unit to the mission

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
9. Which among the following have reversible chemical process?
1. Voltaic Cell
2. Dry Cell
3. Lead Acid battery
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] 1, 2 & 3
[D] Only 3
10. Which among the following are included under the Priority sector?

  1. Social Infrastructure
  2. Renewable Energy
  3. Education Loans
  4. Export Credit
  5. Small Housing Loans 

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] 1, 2 & 3 Only
[B] 2, 3 & 4 Only
[C] 1, 2, 3 & 5 Only
[D] 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
Time Remaining: 720 Seconds

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