1 September 2017 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions & Tikdams

Q.1) ‘Baltic Sea’ touches which of the following countries in Europe?
1. Sweden
2. Poland
3. Latvia
4. Holland
Select the correct option using the codes given below.
a) 1, 2 and 4 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 1, 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q.2) Consider the following statements regarding the ‘Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS)’:
1. CCS is chaired by the President of India.
2. Minister of Finance is also one of its member.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) Both are correct
b) 2 only
c) 1 only
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.3) Recently, the Government has approved Shekatkar Committee recommendations. It is related to
a) Defence
b) Reserve Bank of India
c) SEBI
d) River Waterways

Q.4) Which of the following countries are the members of International Energy Agency(IEA)?
1. China
2. India
3. Russia
Select the correct option using the codes given below.
a) 1 and 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) None of the above

Q.5) The ‘Strategic Partnership Model’ seeks to identify a few Indian private companies as Strategic Partners in Defence Sector. The selection of SPs would be confined to which of the following segments?
1. Fighter Aircraft
2. Helicopters
3. Submarines
4. Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFV)/Main Battle Tanks (MBT)
Select the correct option using the codes given below.
a) 1, 2 and 3 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 1, 2, 3 and 4
d) 1 and 3 only

Q.6) Consider the following statements :(CSE: 2015)
1. The Legislative Council of a State in India can be larger in size than half of the Legislative Assembly of that particular State.
2. The Governor of a State nominates the Chairman of Legislative Council of that particular State.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.7) “To uphold and protect the Sovereignty, Unity and Integrity of India” is a provision made in the (CSE: 2015)
a) Preamble of the Constitution
b) Directive Principles of State Policy
c) Fundamental Rights
d) Fundamental Duties

Q.8) Which one of the following is the best description of the term ‘ecosystem? (CSE: 2015)
a) A community of organisms interacting with one another
b) That part of the Earth which is inhabited by living organisms
c) A community of organisms together with the environment in which they live
d) The flora and fauna of a geographical area


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