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Q1

Consider the following questions about East Coast Industrial Corridor:

  1. It is India’s first coastal economic corridor covering 2500km of India's coastline

  2. It is to be developed with the help of the Asian Development Bank (ADB)

  3. It starts at Kolkata and ends at KanyaKumari.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Q2

Consider the following regarding recently released world university rankings for Asia:

  1. 8 universities of India feature among the top 100

  2. The rankings were released by UNESCO.

  3. Only Japan has more universities in the list than India 

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Q3

Consider the following statements about the pardoning powers of the governor of the state and the President of India

  1. The President can pardon sentences inflicted by court martial (military courts) while the governor cannot.

  2. The governor can pardon death sentence only if a state law prescribes death sentence.

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

Q4

Consider the following statements about Defence Acquisition Council (DAC)

  1. The DAC is Defence Ministry’s highest decision-making body headed by Defence Minister for capital acquisition proposals forwarded by the Indian armed forces.

  2. It has the power to approve any deviations in an acquisition, and recommends all big capital defence purchases for approval of the Cabinet committee on security (CCS) headed by Prime Minister.

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

Q5

Consider the following statements regarding Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) – 

1. GIAHS are outstanding landscapes of aesthetic beauty that combine agricultural biodiversity, resilient ecosystems and a valuable cultural heritage. 

2. All the three GIAHS sites located in India are also UNESCO World Heritage sites.

3. GIAHS sites sustainably provide multiple goods and services, food and livelihood security for millions of small-scale farmers. 

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

Q1.

Consider the following questions about East Coast Industrial Corridor:

  1. It is India’s first coastal economic corridor covering 2500km of India's coastline

  2. It is to be developed with the help of the Asian Development Bank (ADB)

  3. It starts at Kolkata and ends at KanyaKumari.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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

Consider the following regarding recently released world university rankings for Asia:

  1. 8 universities of India feature among the top 100

  2. The rankings were released by UNESCO.

  3. Only Japan has more universities in the list than India 

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 2 and 3 only
b) 1 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1 and 2 only
Q3.

Consider the following statements about the pardoning powers of the governor of the state and the President of India

  1. The President can pardon sentences inflicted by court martial (military courts) while the governor cannot.

  2. The governor can pardon death sentence only if a state law prescribes death sentence.

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

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2 only
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q4.

Consider the following statements about Defence Acquisition Council (DAC)

  1. The DAC is Defence Ministry’s highest decision-making body headed by Defence Minister for capital acquisition proposals forwarded by the Indian armed forces.

  2. It has the power to approve any deviations in an acquisition, and recommends all big capital defence purchases for approval of the Cabinet committee on security (CCS) headed by Prime Minister.

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 regarding Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) – 

1. GIAHS are outstanding landscapes of aesthetic beauty that combine agricultural biodiversity, resilient ecosystems and a valuable cultural heritage. 

2. All the three GIAHS sites located in India are also UNESCO World Heritage sites.

3. GIAHS sites sustainably provide multiple goods and services, food and livelihood security for millions of small-scale farmers. 

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