Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Consider the following statements

  1. Article 343 gave Hindi the status of official language of the Union. 
  2. For Sanskrit, there is a special status mentioned in Article 351, whereby Sanskrit was given a position of the primary source language for many languages including Hindi.
  3. The ‘Classical’ languages in India do not find mention in the constitution of India and the Human Resource and Development Ministry provides guidelines for declaring a language as ‘Classical’.

Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?

 

Q2

Consider the following statements about a compound volcano

  1. A complex volcano, also called a compound volcano, is defined as one that consists of a complex of two or more vents.
  2. These volcanoes can also have an associated volcanic dome, either in its crater or on its flanks. 
  3. Taal volcano in Italy is an example of a complex volcano.

Which of the following statement/s is/are incorrect?

 

Q3

Consider the following pairs

              Harvest Festivals                  States

  1. Vishu                                      Kerala
  2. Lohri                                       Punjab and Haryana 
  3. Bihu                                        Assam 
  4. Khichdi festival                   Rajasthan

Which of the following pair/s is/are incorrect?

Q4

Consider the following statements about Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) that seeks to prevent Iran from producing a nuclear weapon

  1. It is an agreement on the Iranian nuclear program reached in Vienna in 2015, between Iran and the P5+1 - China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, United States plus Germany together with the European Union.
  2. Under its dispute resolution mechanism, if the country cannot solve the matter it may result in the snapback of sanctions that had been lifted under the deal.

Which of the following statement/s is/are correct?

 

Q5

Consider the following statements about Original jurisdiction of Supreme Court of India

  1. Article 131 of Indian constitution vests the Supreme Court with original jurisdiction over disputes occurring between the Government of India and one or more States.
  2. The jurisdiction in Article 131 is exclusive, meaning it is only the Supreme Court which has this authority.

Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?

 

Q6

Consider the following statements

  1. India is the largest importer of gold, which mainly caters to the demand of jewellery industry. 
  2. According to World Gold Council data, India's cumulative gold demand increased during the first nine months of 2019.

Which of the following statement/s is/are correct?

 

Q7

Blue flag certification is accorded by

Q8

Which of the following is published by Annual Status of Education Report (ASER)-

  1. Study on access, transition and learning in secondary education: A two-block study.
  2. Bihar Elementary School Study.
Q9

With reference to Global Retail Development Index, consider the following sentences-

  1. The Global Retail Development Index is published by World Bank.
  2. India ranks 2nd in Global Retail Development Index 2019 despite uncertain economic climate

Which of the above sentences is/are incorrect?

 

Q10

Consider the following statements about the problem of drug abuse in India.

  1. Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 provides immunity from prosecution to people suffering from drug addiction.
  2. Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs), Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) are outside the purview of Assistance for Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance (Drugs) Abuse.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

 

Q11

Consider the following statements about ‘rare diseases’.

  1. Rare diseases include genetic diseases, rare cancers, infectious tropical diseases, and degenerative diseases. 
  2. Osteopetrosis is not a rare disease.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

 

Q1.

Consider the following statements

  1. Article 343 gave Hindi the status of official language of the Union. 
  2. For Sanskrit, there is a special status mentioned in Article 351, whereby Sanskrit was given a position of the primary source language for many languages including Hindi.
  3. The ‘Classical’ languages in India do not find mention in the constitution of India and the Human Resource and Development Ministry provides guidelines for declaring a language as ‘Classical’.

Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?

 

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 3 only
d) All of the above
Q2.

Consider the following statements about a compound volcano

  1. A complex volcano, also called a compound volcano, is defined as one that consists of a complex of two or more vents.
  2. These volcanoes can also have an associated volcanic dome, either in its crater or on its flanks. 
  3. Taal volcano in Italy is an example of a complex volcano.

Which of the following statement/s is/are incorrect?

 

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 only
c) 3 only
d) All of the above
Q3.

Consider the following pairs

              Harvest Festivals                  States

  1. Vishu                                      Kerala
  2. Lohri                                       Punjab and Haryana 
  3. Bihu                                        Assam 
  4. Khichdi festival                   Rajasthan

Which of the following pair/s is/are incorrect?

a) 1 and 4 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 3 only
d) 4 only
Q4.

Consider the following statements about Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) that seeks to prevent Iran from producing a nuclear weapon

  1. It is an agreement on the Iranian nuclear program reached in Vienna in 2015, between Iran and the P5+1 - China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, United States plus Germany together with the European Union.
  2. Under its dispute resolution mechanism, if the country cannot solve the matter it may result in the snapback of sanctions that had been lifted under the deal.

Which of the following statement/s is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q5.

Consider the following statements about Original jurisdiction of Supreme Court of India

  1. Article 131 of Indian constitution vests the Supreme Court with original jurisdiction over disputes occurring between the Government of India and one or more States.
  2. The jurisdiction in Article 131 is exclusive, meaning it is only the Supreme Court which has this authority.

Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q6.

Consider the following statements

  1. India is the largest importer of gold, which mainly caters to the demand of jewellery industry. 
  2. According to World Gold Council data, India's cumulative gold demand increased during the first nine months of 2019.

Which of the following statement/s is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q7.

Blue flag certification is accorded by

a) World wide fund for Nature.
b) FoundatioVn for Environmental Education (FEE).
c) United Nation Environment Programme.
d) None of the above.
Q8.

Which of the following is published by Annual Status of Education Report (ASER)-

  1. Study on access, transition and learning in secondary education: A two-block study.
  2. Bihar Elementary School Study.
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q9.

With reference to Global Retail Development Index, consider the following sentences-

  1. The Global Retail Development Index is published by World Bank.
  2. India ranks 2nd in Global Retail Development Index 2019 despite uncertain economic climate

Which of the above sentences is/are incorrect?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q10.

Consider the following statements about the problem of drug abuse in India.

  1. Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985 provides immunity from prosecution to people suffering from drug addiction.
  2. Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs), Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) are outside the purview of Assistance for Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance (Drugs) Abuse.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q11.

Consider the following statements about ‘rare diseases’.

  1. Rare diseases include genetic diseases, rare cancers, infectious tropical diseases, and degenerative diseases. 
  2. Osteopetrosis is not a rare disease.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.