29 Nov 2016 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions & Tikdams

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Q.1) Consider the following statements in regard to ‘United Nations Commission on International Trade Law’ (UNCITRAL).

1. UNCITRAL was founded recently, is the core legal body of the United Nations system in the field of international trade law.

2. India is one of the founding members of United Nations Commission on International Trade Law.

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.2) In the context of Traditional and folk art styles, consider the following pairs:

1. Mata ni pachedis : Gujarat

2. Chola bronzes : Tamil Nadu

3. Phad and Pichwai paintings :  Odisha

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 1 and 2

b) 3 only

c) 2 and 3

d) 1 and 3

 

Q.3) Consider the following statements about ‘Family Planning 2020 (FP2020)’

1. FP2020 is a global partnership that supports the rights of women and girls to decide freely, whether, when, and how many children they want to have.

2. FP2020 is an outcome of the 2012 Geneva Summit on Family Planning.

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.4) with reference to ‘Atal Akshay Urja Bhawan’, consider the following statements:

1. Atal Akshay Urja Bhawan is a state-of- the art, Net-Zero-Energy Green Building designed on the concept of Solar Active Architecture.

2. The Atal Akshay Urja Bhawan will be the integrated headquarters building for the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.

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.5) Cuba shares maritime borders with

1. Bahamas

2. Colombia

3. Mexico

4. United States

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

a) 1,3 and 4 only

b) 2,3 only

c) 1, 2, 3 only

d) 3 and 4 only

 

Q.6) ‘Mission Indradhanush’ launched by the government of India pertains to         (CSP-2016)

A. Immunization of children and pregnant women

B. Construction of smart cities across the country

C. India’s own search for the Earth-like planets in outer space

D. New Educational policy

 

Q.7) Which of the following best describes/describe the aim of ‘Green India Mission’ of the Government of India?

1.Incorporating environmental benefits and costs into the Union and State Budgets there by implementing the ‘green accounting’

2.Launching the second green revolution to enhance agricultural output so as to ensure food security to one and all in the future

3.Restoring and enhancing forest cover responding to climate change by a combination of adaptation and mitigation measures

Select the correct answer using the code given below. (CSP-2016)

A. 1 only

B. 2 and 3 only

C. 3 only

D. 1,2 and 3

 

Q.8) With reference to pre-packaged items in India, It is mandatory to the manufacturer to put which of the following information on the main label, as per the Food Safety and Standards (Packaging and Labeling) Regulations, 2011?  (CSP-2016)

1. List of the ingredients including addictives

2. Nutrition information

3. Recommendations, if any, made by the medical profession about the possibility of any allergic reactions

4. Vegetarian/ Non- Vegetarian

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

A. 1, 2 and 3

B. 2, 4 and 4

C. 1,2 and 4

D. 1 and 4 only


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