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25 October 2018 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions

Q.1) Consider the following statements with respect to the Bharat Operating System Solutions (simply put BOSS Os):

  1. It is an indigenously developed Linux Operating System developed by CDAC.
  2. It is more secured against hacking and espionage activities than Windows Operating System.

Which of the given statement is/are correct?

a) Only 1

b) Only 2

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Inspired by: [op-ed snap] At digital war

[op-ed snap] At digital war

Q.2) The Bharat Stage Emission Standards are inspired from:

a) European Union

b) United States of America

c) Australia

d) United Kingdom

Inspired by: SC bans sale of BS-IV vehicles from 2020

SC bans sale of BS-IV vehicles from 2020

Q.3) Invest India is the national investment promotion and facilitation agency of India and acts as the first point of reference for investors in India.

With reference to the Invest India, Which of the following statements is not correct?

a) It is a joint venture company between the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and other investors.

b) DIPP owns the largest stakes in Invest India.

c) It provides sector-specific and state-specific information to a foreign investor, assists in expediting regulatory approvals, and offers hand-holding services.

d) It assists Indian investors to make informed choices about investment opportunities overseas.

Inspired by: Invest India wins UN award for excellence in promoting investments in sustainable development

Invest India wins UN award for excellence in promoting investments in sustainable development

Q.4) Which of the following articles provides ground for disqualification of Member Parliament or State Legislature?

a) Article 102 and 191

b) Article 100 and 189

c) Article 118 and 213

d) Article 105 and 204

Inspired by: Disqualification of T.N. MLAs upheld

The Hindu

Q.5) Which principle among the following was added to the Directive Principles of Stat Policy by the 42nd Amendment to the Constitution?

a) Equal pay for equal work for both men and women

b) Participation of workers in the management of industries

c) Right to work, education and public assistance

d) Securing living wage and human conditions of work to workers

Inspired by: CSP 2017


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