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Uploaded on 23/08/2018
Question : Consider the following pairs of ‘Farming practices’ and their ‘Central theme’:
1. Sericulture : Growing of fruits, vegetables, flowers
2. Horticulture : Silk farming
3. Pisciculture : Fish farming
4. Viticulture : Grapes farming
Which of the above pairs are incorrectly matched?
2 and 3 only
1 and 2 only
2 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
 

Uploaded on 22/08/2018
Question : Which among the following has become the first smart city to run on 100% renewable energy during daytime?
Diu
Ahmedabad
Thrissur
Amravati
 

Uploaded on 20/08/2018
Question : Which among the following is incorrect about ‘Vidyalakshmi Portal’?
This portal has been developed under the guidance of Indian Banks Association (IBA)
It is meant for students to view, apply and track the education loan
The portal is being maintained by NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited
None of these
 

Uploaded on 18/08/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘Anganwadi Centres (AWCs)’:
1. They were started by the Indian government as part of the Integrated Child Development Services Program.
2. They aim to combat child hunger and malnutrition.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 16/08/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘Rushikulya’:
1. It flows in the state of Odisha.
2. It makes a very big delta at its mouth.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 14/08/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘Study in India’ Programme:
1. The Study in India aims to attract students from countries all over the world.
2. In the programme meritorious students would be provided with fee waiver and scholarship.
3. The programme is a joint initiative of Ministry of HRD, Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
 

Uploaded on 13/08/2018
Question : ‘Walmiki and Malhar’, recently seen in news are:
Dance form of Jammu and Kashmir
Languages from Odisha
Folk songs of Gujarat
None of these
 

Uploaded on 11/08/2018
Question : ‘Kaleswaram project , recently seen in news, is located in which among the following states?
Telangana
Odisha
Andhra Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
 

Uploaded on 10/08/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘Silappathikaram’:
1. Silappathikaram is the earliest epic poem in Tamil.
2. It has been written in the 5th–6th century AD by Prince Ilanko Adikal.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 08/08/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘FAME India scheme’:
1. The scheme is aimed towards incentivizing hybrid/electric vehicles market development and Manufacturing eco-system.
2. Ministry of Heavy Industries Public Enterprises is the nodal agency for this scheme.
3. FAME India Scheme is aimed at incentivising all vehicle segments.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
 





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