13 March 2018 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions

Note: Please comment your responses to questions in the comment section. It will help you in assessing yourself.

Q.1) With reference to the Crime & Criminal Tracking Network & System (CCTNS) project, consider the following statements:
1. It is implemented by National Crime Records Bureau.
2. It also involves training of police personnel.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) 1 only
b) Both 1 and 2
c) Neither 1 nor 2
d) 2 only
Inspired by: NCRB to collate data on online child sexual abuse

Q.2) Which of the following are the Key focus areas of the International Solar Alliance?
1. To promote solar technologies in the solar sector.
2. To build a common knowledge e-Portal.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
a) 1 only
b) Both1 and 2
c) Neither 1 nor 2
d) 2 only
Inspired by: [op-ed snap] India must lead the transition to green energy

Q.3) Which of the following organizations is a partner in the Global Nutrition Report?
a) Generations United
c) World Health Organisation
d) Food and Agriculture Organisation

Q.4) Which of the following statement given below is incorrect regarding the Bioremediation?
a) Bioremediation is a waste management technique that involves the use of organisms to neutralize pollutants from a contaminated site
b) Incineration is a type of Bioremediation.
c) Bioremediation Technology can be generally classified as in situ or ex situ.
d) All are correct

Q.5) The Anganwadi centres are part of which of the following government scheme/program?
a) Supplemental Security Income Scheme
b) Children’s Health Insurance Program
c) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
d) Integrated Child Development Scheme
Inspired by: 4.5 lakh anganwadi centres have no toilets, drinking water facilities: Report

Q.6) The fundamental object of Panchayati Raj system is to ensure which among the following? (CSE: 2015)
1. People’s participation in development
2. Political accountability
3. Democratic decentralization
4. Financial mobilization
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
a) 1, 2 and 3 only
b) 2 and 4 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q.7) With reference to Indian economy, consider the following : (CSE: 2015)
1. Bank rate
2. Open market operations
3. Public debt
4. Public revenue
Which of the above is/are component/components of Monetary Policy?
a) 1 only
b) 2, 3 and 4
c) 1 and 2
d) 1, 3 and 4

Q.8) With reference to inflation in India, which of the following statements is correct? (CSE: 2015)
a) Controlling the inflation in India is the responsibility of the Government of India only
b) The Reserve Bank of India has no role in controlling the inflation
c) Decreased money circulation helps in controlling the inflation
d) Increased money circulation helps in controlling the inflation


1. Daily newscards have been enriched with back2basics and note2students – Make notes daily

2. Liked Tikdams? Join our Flagship TS which helps you perfect this approach – Flagship Prelims for IAS 2018

3. For attempting previous Prelims Daily Questions – Click here

4. Click here for Solutions.