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Uploaded on 25/01/2018 
Question : Which of among the following statements is incorrect regarding the ‘Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012’?
A person below 15 years of age is defined as a child under the act
The act defines “penetrative sexual assault”, “sexual assault” and “sexual harassment”
The act defines sexual offence as a graver offence if it is committed by certain specific group of individuals
None of these
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Uploaded on 22/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Gaj Yatra’:
1. It is a nationwide campaign to protect elephants.
2. Wildlife Trust of India is the nodal agency for carrying out the campaign.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 20/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Plate Tectonics’:
1. The transform plate boundary interaction does not create or destroy the earth crust.
2. The driving force behind plate tectonics is convection in the mantle.
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1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 19/01/2018 
Question : 'Swiss Challenge’ , often seen in news is related to:
Curbing the flow of Black money
Checking illegal trade of wild animals and plants
Process of giving contracts
None of these
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Uploaded on 18/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Japanese Encephalitis (JE)’:
1. Japanese Encephalitis is a vector borne disease.
2. The risk of contracting JE is greater in tropical and subtropical areas.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 17/01/2018 
Question : ‘Mahaparinirvana’ in Buddhism means:
Insight meditation
Ultimate state of everlasting  peace and happiness
Physical and mental calm
Offering, welcome, charity, giving and compassion
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Uploaded on 16/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Solar Eclipse’:
1. A solar eclipse occurs when earth stands between the sun and moon.
2. A solar eclipse can happen only at full moon.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 13/01/2018 
Question : With reference to ‘Cloud seeding’ , which of the following statements is/are correct?
1.Cloud seeding is a way of changing the intensity or type of precipitation from clouds.
2.Table salt can be used for cloud seeding.
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1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neithe 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 12/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘National Health Policy, 2017’: 
1. The policy proposes raising public health expenditure to 4% of the GDP.
2. The policy aims to increase life expectancy at birth to 70 years by 2025.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 11/01/2018 
Question : ‘Blue Whale Challenge’, recently seen in news is a/an:
NGO of Japan campaigning against Whaling
Intergovernmental body coordinating to curb trade of endangered marine fauna
Internet Game
None of these
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Uploaded on 11/01/2018 
Question : With reference to ‘Doppler radar’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Doppler Radar uses microwave for its operation.
2. It cab be used in meteorological observations and measurements.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 10/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Swine Flu’:
1. Strain H1N1 of influenza virus is responsible for causing Swine Flu.
2. Swine influenza can be transmitted from person to person. 
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 09/01/2018 
Question : ‘Nuakhai Juhar’ is the harvest festival of which among the following states?
Odisha
Jharkhand
Manipur
Nagaland
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Uploaded on 08/01/2018 
Question : With reference to ‘Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. IRNSS is also known as NAVIC.
2. It is a constellation on 11 satellites.
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1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 06/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following pairs of ‘Harvest festivals’ and their respective ‘States of celebration’:
1. Onam                                    :               Karnataka
2. Ugadi                                    :               Andhra Pradesh
3. Ka Pomblang Nongkrem      :               Meghalaya
4. Nuakhai                                :               Bihar
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3 only
2 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 05/01/2018 
Question : ‘Asia-Africa Growth Corridor’ is an economic cooperation agreement between which among the following two Asian countries?
India and China
India and Japan
China and Pakistan
India and South Korea
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Uploaded on 04/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘SAUNI Yojana’:
1. SAUNI is a water interlinking project.
2. The Yojana will utilize water from the Narmada river. 
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1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 04/01/2018 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs)’:
1. Reserve Bank of India is the authority for including a bank in the category of Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs).
2. Currently SBI, ICICI and HDFC bank are classified as D-SIBs.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 02/01/2018 
Question : With reference to ‘Bali Declaration’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. India has recently given in principle consent to ‘Bali Declaration’ that was adopted at the ‘World Parliamentary Forum on Sustainable Development’.
2.Bali Declaration seeks to address the issue of stability and security in the region especially with respect to the Rohingya crisis.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 30/12/2017 
Question : Consider the following about ‘International Organization for Migration’:
1. International Organization for Migration (IOM) is a related organization of the United Nations.
2. It was initially established in 1951 to help resettle people displaced by World War II.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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