Q1. Consider the following statements regarding the Right to Information, 2005:

  1. The Act provides for right to information for citizens to secure access to information under the control of public authorities, in order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority.
  2. All Universities and Colleges established by law made by Parliament or by State Legislature, controlled or substantially financed by the Government, shall come within the meaning of a Public Authority under this Act.

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

 

 

Q2. ‘SVAMITVA scheme’, launched recently by the government for which one of the following objectives?

(a) To provide the way for villagers to use property as a financial asset for taking loans and other financial benefits.           

(b) To help students in learning online.

(c) To provide health services to the beneficiaries

(d) None of the above

 

Q3. Consider the following statements regarding the FELUDA Test for COVID-19:

  1. FELUDA uses CRISPR-Cas technology for the detection of genes specific to SARS-CoV-2 virus.
  2. With FELUDA, the need for technical expertise and expensive equipments are minimal, making it an easy to perform, point of care test.

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

 

Q4. Consider the following statements:

  1. Skal International is an organisation of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship. 
  2. New Delhi would host the 50th annual Skal International Asia Area (SIAA) Congress in 2021.

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

 

Q5. ‘10 Hafte 10 Baje 10 Minute’ Campaign, is an anti- dengue campaign, launched by the Indian state of

(a) Haryana

(b) Delhi

(c) Uttar Pradesh

(d) Rajasthan

 

 

Q6. Which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. Iran agreed a long-term deal on its nuclear programme with a group of world powers known as the P5+1, just after 2001 attack on the World Trade Center.
  2. Natanz and Fordo, are the nuclear facilities located in Iran.

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

 

Q7. It is amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer and entered into force on 1 January 2019, following ratification by 65 countries. It will help in reducing the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), potent greenhouse gases (GHGs), and thus to avoid global warming by up to 0.4°C this century.

Which one among the following protocol/agreement has been mentioned above?

(a) Kyoto protocol      

(b) Paris agreement

(c) Nagoya protocol

(d) Kigali agreement

 

 

Q8. With reference to the Election Commission of India, consider the following statements:

  1. Under Election Commission Act, 1993 it is headed by five members, Chief Election Commissioner and four other Election Commissioners.
  2. All types of elections in India falls within the ambit of the Election Commission.

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

 

 

Q9. Recently, Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog began nationwide campaign to celebrate “Kamdhenu Deepawali Abhiyan” – Promoting extensive use of cow-dung/ Panchgavya products this Diwali Festival. Consider the following statements.

  1. Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog is a high powered permanent apex advisory body as an integral part of Rashtriya Gokul Mission being implemented by Ministry of Agriculture.
  2. Rashtriya Gokul Mission is mainly a national program for bovine breeding and for bovine productivity, however it also covers other farm animals.

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

 

Q.10 Consider the following statements with respect to “Kakatiya Dynasty”.

  1. It was a ruling clan during the ancient times its kingdom which mainly covered present state of Karnataka.
  2. The well known Italian traveller Marco Polo visited the Kakatiya Kingdom.

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

1-(c)

2-(a)

3-(c)

4-(a)

5-(b)

6-(b)

7-(d)

8-(d)

9-(d)

10-(b)