25 August 2018 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions

Q.1) Valongo Wharf, recently seen in news is a place situated in:

a) Brazil

b) Kongo

c) Vietnam

d) Indonesia

Inspired by: 20 years since slave trade was abolished

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/20-years-since-slave-trade-was-abolished/

Q.2) Haitian revolution was related to

a) Demand of new constitution

b) Abolition of slave trade

c) Inclusion into Commonwealth

d) Abolition of secularism

Inspired by: 20 years since slave trade was abolished

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/20-years-since-slave-trade-was-abolished/

Q.3) Consider the following regarding National Logistics Portal:

  1. It is being developed to ensure ease of trading in domestic markets only
  2. The portal will link all the stakeholders of export-import, domestic trade and all trade activities on a single platform

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 & 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Inspired by: National Logistics Portal to boost trade competitiveness

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/national-logistics-portal-to-boost-trade-competitiveness/

Q.4) Consider the following regarding Logistics sector in India

  1. Logistics costs currently account for 14% share in GDP
  2. India eyes lowering logistics cost from 14 per cent of GDP to less than 10 per cent by 2022

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 & 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Inspired by: National Logistics Portal to boost trade competitiveness

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/national-logistics-portal-to-boost-trade-competitiveness/

Q.5) Consider the following statements regarding Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI):

  1. It is a company of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India, established to facilitate the implementation of Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission
  2. The company’s mandate has now been broadened to cover the entire renewable energy domain

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 & 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Inspired by: [pib] India’s First ISTS connected Wind Power Project Commissioned

https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/pib-indias-first-ists-connected-wind-power-project-commissioned/

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Kr Aditya
Kr Aditya
4 years ago

Dear Civils Daily
Now no more Solution PDFs?

vaibhav
vaibhav
4 years ago

solutions ?

fan of anu kumari
fan of anu kumari
4 years ago

a b b c c

Aman Verma
Aman Verma
4 years ago

where is solution