UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 101

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1. Consider the following statements:
1. A Money bill can be referred to a Joint Committee of the Houses
2. A motion for introduction of a Finance Bill or an Appropriation Bill in either house of Parliament
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 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
3. Which among the following statements is / are correct?
1.Tides are of great help in navigation and fishing
2.High tide enables big ships to enter or leave the harbour safely
3.Tide prevents siltation in the harbours
4.Kandla and Diamond Harbour are tidal ports
5. The tidal nature of the mouth of the river Hooghly is of crucial importance to Kolkata as port
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] 1, 2, 3 & 4
[B] 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5
[C] 1, 2 , 3 & 5
[D] 1, 2 & 4
4. Consider the following statements about the Indian Tsunami Early Warning Centre (ITEWC):

  1. It was established under the Ministry of Earth Sciences
  2. It encompasses a real-time seismic monitoring network of 17 broadband seismic stations

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
5.  Which of the following is/are recognized as Minor Forest Produce (MFP) as per Forest Rights Act (FRA) of 2006?

  1. Bamboo
  2. Tendu leaves
  3. Timber

Select the correct option from codes given below:

[A] 1 & 2 Only
[B] 2 Only
[C] 2 & 3 Only
[D] 1, 2 & 3
6. The speed of an artificial satellite depends upon:

  1. Mass of the satellite
  2. Radius of orbit for the satellite
  3. Mass of the central body about which the satellite orbits
  4. Gravitational constant

Select the correct option from codes given below:

[A] Only 2 & 3
[B] Only 2, 3 & 4
[C] Only 1, 2 & 4
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4
7. Consider the following diseases with their crops:

  1. Red rot→ Sugarcane
  2. Black chaff→ Wheat
  3. Foot rot→ Rice

Which of the above is/are correctly matched?
 

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3
8. Consider the following pairs:
Diseases : Affected body parts

  1. Meningitis : Intestines
  2. Typhoid : Lungs
  3. Hepatitis B : Liver

Which of the above is/are correctly matched?

[A] 3 Only
[B] 1 and 3 Only
[C] 1 and 2 Only
[D] None
9. Consider the following observations:
1. A circular metallic disc has a circular hole at its centre. When the disc is heated, the diameter of the hole will decrease
2. A common fluorescent tube contains mercury vapour at high pressure
Which among the above is / are correct?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
10. What support is provided by the World Trade Organization to Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to make them enable to reap the benefits of multilateral trading system?
1. Extra time for implementing the obligations
2. Technical Assistance
3. Financial Assistance
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3
Time Remaining: 720 Seconds

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