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10 Apr 2022
Question :
In the context of the Constitution of India, which of the following statements are correct related to “office of Profit”?
  1. Office of profit has been defined in the Representation of People Act (RPA)
  2. Constitutional disqualification procedure under Office of profit will be applicable if body in which the office is held has government powers
  3. Provisions of office of Profit aim to lay down principle of separation of power between the legislature and the executive.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1 and 2 only

2 and 3 only

1 and 3 only
1 ,2 and 3

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INDIAN POLITY   
09 Apr 2022
Question :
Consider the following statements:
  1. Regional Rural Bank (RRBs) are regulated by Reserve Bank of India 
  2. Regional Rural Bank was formed to serve the credit needs of the small and marginal farmers
  3. Regional Rural Bank was formed post economic reform of the year 1991
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

1 and 2 only
2 only
3 only
​1, 2 and 3

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INDIAN ECONOMY      
08 Apr 2022
Question : Consider the following statements associated with the introduction of Permanent Settlement in India during the British Rule?
  1. Lord Cornwallis under directions from the then British PM, William Pitt, proposed the Permanent Settlement system in 1786
  2. This came into effect in 1793, by the Permanent Settlement Act of 1793
  3. The Permanent Settlement was introduced first in Bengal and Bihar and later in the south district of Madras and Varanasi
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1 only
2 and 3 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3

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INDIAN HISTORY    
07 Apr 2022
Question :
Match the pairs of Key Terms used in Mughal Architecture:
  Term   Description
1. Finial a. A large stately tomb or a building housing such a tomb or several tombs
2. Pietra dura b. Any decorative fitting at the peak of a gable or on the top of a flagpole, fence post, or staircase newel post
3. Mausoleum c. A flat panel constructed with widely spaced crossed thin strips of wood or other material, commonly used as a garden trellis
4. Lattice d. Hard and fine stones in general, as used for inlay and distinguished from the softer stones used in building

1-b, 2-d, 3-a, 4-c
​1-b, 2-a, 3-d, 4-c
​1-c, 2-d, 3-a, 4-b
​1-d, 2-b, 3-a, 4-c

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INDIAN HISTORY    
06 Apr 2022
Question :
Which of the following is NOT a Commercial Bank?

Public Sector
Private Sector Bank
Co-operative Bank
Regional Rural Bank

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INDIAN ECONOMY      
05 Apr 2022
Question :
With reference to the difference between the Early Vedic and later Vedic period, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. The Caste system in Later Vedic period became more rigid in this period with birth being the main criteria
  2. Women were allowed a greater degree of freedom in Early Vedic period
  3. Early Vedic society was pastoralist and semi-nomadic in nature
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1 only
1 and 2 only
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3

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INDIAN HISTORY    
04 Apr 2022
Question : The concept of Integrated Judiciary in Indian constitution was borrowed from:

The USA constitution
Government of India Act,1935
British constitution
Irish constitution

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INDIAN POLITY
03 Apr 2022
Question :
Consider the following statements with respect to river “Ken”:
  1. River Sonar is its largest tributary, whose entire basin lies in Madhya Pradesh
  2. Crossing the Bijawar-Panna hills, the Ken River cuts a long and very deep gorge. In this gorge several streams join the Ken making waterfalls
  3. It is famous for the rare semi-precious stone known as Shahjar or Shazar 
  4. Banda city is located on banks of river Ken
Which of the statements given above are correct?

1 and 3 only

2 and 4 only
2 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4

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INDIAN & WORLD GEOGRAPHY
02 Apr 2022
Question : Consider the following statements regarding the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN)
  1. As of 2021, 295 cities from 90 countries in the world are included on the UCCN list 
  2. UCCN covers 7 major creative fields: crafts and folk art, media arts, film, design, gastronomy, literature and music
  3. A total of seven Indian cities are included on the list
Which among the statement/s given above is/are correct?
1 and 2 only
2 only
1 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3

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ART & CULTURE     
01 Apr 2022
Question : consider the following statements:
  1. The site of Mes Aynak possesses a vast complex of Buddhist monasteries, homes, and market areas
  2. Mes Aynak means ‘embrace the concepts of karma’
  3. Mes Aynak contains Afghanistan's largest copper deposit for which the Taliban are hoping for Chinese investment
  4. The site's archaeological wealth had been discovered by Russian and Afghan geologists
Which of the statement/s given above is/are NOT correct?
1, 2 and 4 only
2 only
2 and 3 only
2 and 4 only

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INDIAN & WORLD GEOGRAPHY       

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