Q1. Which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. A country’s GDP is a measure of consumer spending, business investment and government spending as well as its net exports.
  2. The factors of productionin an economy includes the wages paid to labor, the rent earned by land, the return on capital in the form of interest, as well as an entrepreneur’s profits.

 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


Q2. Consider the following statements regarding the office of Comptroller and Auditor General of India:

  1. He shall hold the office for a term of four years from the date on which he assumes such office.
  2. To ensure the independence and unbiased nature of audit by the CAG, his appointment is done by the President of India.

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


Q3. A term ‘Polydactyly’, recently seen in the news, is

(a) a condition where a person is born with extra fingers or toes. 

(b) a virus causing Ebola disease

(c) a soil bacterium

(d) a term used for multiple marriages


Q4. A military exercise ‘Mitra Shakti’, is conducted annually between India and

(a) Nepal

(b) Bangladesh

(c) Maldives

(d) Sri Lanka


Q5. Which of the following tiger reserves is/are located in the state of Assam?

  1. Kamlang Tiger reserve
  2. Nameri Tiger reserve
  3. Orang Tiger reserve

 Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 (a) 1 only

 (b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3


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Mains question:

  1. Highlight the challenges in organ donation sector in India. Also, suggest some measures to address the trust gap and inequality in organ donation in India.