Daily UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 99

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1. Consider the following statements:
1. A new all India service can be created only if Rajya Sabha passes a resolution for that by special majority
2. Any alternation in the conditions of service of All India Services can be done only when Rajya Sabha passes a resolution for that by simple majority
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
2. Consider the following statements about Notified Area Committee:

  1. Notified Area Committee is established by an act of state legislature
  2. Chairman and other members of the committee are nominated by the state government

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
3. More than 90% of the mineral deposits of India are located in Odisha in case of __:
1. Copper
2. Nickel
3. Mica
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 2
[D] 1, 2 & 3
4. The Continental Margin consists of the:

  1. Continental shelf
  2. Continental slope
  3. Continental rise 

Select the correct option from codes given below:

[A] 1 & 2 Only
[B] 2 & 3 Only
[C] 1 & 3 Only
[D] 1, 2 & 3
5. The executive decision to grant India independence was arrived at for the first time via__?
[A] August Offer
[B] Cripps Proposals
[C] Cabinet Mission Plan
[D] Indian Independence Act
6. At which among the following places, India’s first heavy water plant was set up?
[A] Baroda
[B] Nangal
[C] Kakrapar
[D] Kota
7. A cardboard is placed on a glass of water, and a ten paise coin is placed on the cardboard. If the cardboard is flicked suddenly in the direction parallel to its surface, then the cardboard flies away, but the coin falls in the glass.
The behaviour of the coin can be explained by which among the following properties?
[A] Momentum
[B] Acceleration
[C] Inertia
[D] Friction
8. In recent times, a term White-Fi was making news. Consider the following statements with this reference:
1. White-Fi provides wireless connectivity by using unused chunks of airwaves
2. White-Fi operates between 200-700 MHz bands
Which among the above is / are correct statements?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
9. With reference to the nutrition value of Egg, consider the following statements:
1. The Egg white has more fat value than Egg yolk
2. The Egg white has less proteins than Egg Yolk
Which among the above is / are correct statements?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
10. Consider the following organisations/blocs:

  1. APEC
  2. ASEAN
  3. Mercosur

India is not a member state of which of the above organisations?

[A] 3 Only
[B] 1 and 2 Only
[C] 2 and 3 Only
[D] 1,2 and 3
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