Q1. Kajin Sara lake, the world’s highest lake is situated in
a) Nepal
b) Greece
c) Japan
d) Kazakhstan
ANS: A

Q2. With reference to the calculation of India’s growth in terms of GDP, consider the following statements:
1) The government has introduced a linked back-series of India’s growth numbers, to align GDP numbers from past years with the new internationally accepted methodology.
2) The current series uses the MCA-21 database.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
ANS: C

Q3. Consider the following statements about the PM Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana:
1) It will provide a monthly pension of Rs.3000/- to the farmers after attaining the age of 60 years.
2) NABARD shall be the pension fund manager for the scheme.
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
ANS: A

Q4. Consider the following statements about the Rotavirus disease:
1) It is the leading cause of severe diarrhea and death among children less than five years of age.
2) Till now, no vaccine is available for the disease.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
ANS: A

Q5. With reference to the Biofuels , consider the following statements:
1) Recently ‘World biofuel Day’ was celebrated with the theme ‘Production of Biodiesel from Used Cooking Oil’.
2) Second Generation Biofuels are often called “Advanced Biofuels”.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
ANS: C

Mains Question:
Q. The Government needs to take proactive steps to eliminate the social evils like lynching and Honour Killing. Explain in light of the recent steps taken by states government in India.

 

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