21 July 2018 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions and Answers

Q.1) Consider the following statements about No Confidence Motion:

  1. Article 75(3) of the constitution lays down the procedures for initiation of NCM.
  2. It can be passed only in Lok Sabha only.

Which of the given statements is/are correct?

a)Only 1

b)Only 2

c)Both 1 and 2

d)None of the above

Inspired by: Explained: No-Confidence Motion

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/explained-no-confidence-motion/

Q.2) The SRIMAN initiative is:

a)A plan to hire out to researchers all lab equipment.

b)A central sector scheme for stipend to Dalit researchers and scholars

c)A award scheme for Swachhata initiatives.

d)An online portal related to Dalit entrepreneurship

Inspired by: ‘Rent-a-lab’ policy to bring revenues to institutions

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/rent-a-lab-policy-to-bring-revenues-to-institutions/

Q.3) Yashpal Committee recommendations are related to:

a)Prevention of atrocities on SCs/STs

b)Setting up of a single regulatory body for higher education

c)Reservation of women in IITs and other premier institutions

d)Guidelines to private hospitals for pricing under AB-NHPM

Inspired by: [op-ed snap] A higher abdication

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/op-ed-snap-a-higher-abdication/

Q.4) Consider the following statements about the National Bamboo Mission (NBM):

  1. It is a centrally sponsored scheme.
  2. It was mainly emphasizing on propagation and cultivation of bamboo, with limited efforts on processing, product development and value addition.

Which of the given statements is/are correct?

a)Only 1

b)Only 2

c)Both 1 and 2

d)None of the above

Inspired by: [pib] Reconstitution of National Bamboo Mission

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/pib-reconstitution-of-national-bamboo-mission/

Q.5) Rule of Collective Responsibility implies that –

  1. The government shall stay in power as long as it enjoys the confidence of Majority of Members in Lok Sabha
  2. It means minister stand and fall altogether.

Which of the given statements is/are correct?

a)Only 1

b)Only 2

c)Both 1 and 2

d)None

Inspired by: Explained: No-Confidence Motion

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/explained-no-confidence-motion/


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answer to question 4 is different in explanation and option given. please reconsider.