26 August 2017 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions & Tikdams

Q.1) Prasar Bharati includes which of the following broadcasters?
1. Doordarshan
2. All India Radio
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
a) Both are correct
b) 2 only
c) 1 only
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.2) Consider the following statements regarding ‘the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)’:
1. Its operational name is NAVIC.
2. The Orbital height the satellites in this system is around 36,000 km.
Which of the following statements given above is/are correct?
a) Both are correct
b) Neither 1 nor 2
c) 1 only
d) 2 only

Q.3) Consider the following statements regarding the ‘Pancheshwar Dam Project’:
1. It is a joint venture between India and Nepal.
2. It is being built on Sharda River.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both are correct
d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.4) Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) is related to
a) Airlines
b) National Highways
c) Railways
d) Waterways

Q.5) If the other factors remains unchanged, then what will be the possible effect of ‘Devaluation’ on ‘Trade Deficit’?
a) It will increase
b) It will decrease
c) It will increase upto a threshold point and then decrease
d) It will decrease upto a threshold point and then increase

Q.6) Consider the following statements : (CSE: 2015)
1. The winds which blow between 30° N and 60° S latitudes through­out the year are known as westerlies.
2. The moist air masses that cause winter rains in North-Western region of India are part of westerlies.
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) With reference to ‘Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (10R-ARC)’, consider the following statements : (CSE: 2015)
1. It was established very recently in response to incidents of piracy and accidents of oil spills.
2. It is an alliance meant for maritime security only.
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.8) Which one of the following movements has contributed to a split in the Indian National Congress resulting in the emergence of ‘moderates’ and ‘extremists?(CSE: 2015)
a) Swadeshi Movement
b) Quit India Movement
c) Non-Cooperation Movement
d) Civil Disobedience Movement


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