Q1. Consider the following statements regarding the Attorney General of India:

  1.  He must be a person qualified to be appointed as a Judge of the High Court as well as the Supreme Court.
  2.  In the performance of his duties, he has the right of audience in all Courts in India as well as the right to take part in the proceedings of Parliament without the right to vote. 

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. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was set to become the world’s largest free trade deal, before the withdrawal of USA.
  2. The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is a new version of the TPP, which was signed by the remaining countries, including 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. With reference to the UN peace keeping missions, consider the following statements:

  1. India has contributed the highest number of personnel to the UN peace keeping, since its independence.
  2. Nearly 80% of the Indian peacekeepers are deployed in Central Asia in various sections.

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. The National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) aims to connect all the 2,50,000 Gram panchayats in the country and provide 100 Mbps connectivity to all gram panchayats.
  2. The NOFN project is being funded by the World Bank.

 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. The European Space Agency (ESA) has recently adopted Ariel Space Mission, in order to study the nature, formation and evolution of

(a) Sun

 (b) Exoplanets

(c) Black holes

(d) Dwarf planets

Q6.  Recently, the 'Statue of Peace' was unveiled in the Indian state of Rajasthan. 'Statue of Peace' is dedicated to which one of the following personalities?

(a) Gautam Buddha

 (b) Jawaharlal Nehru

(c) Jainacharya Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj           

(d) Mahatma Gandhi

Q7. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Brus are the most populous tribe in Tripura, despite being spread throughout the north-east as well as southern India.
  2. An Autonomous District Council, under the 6th Schedule has been established recently in Mizoram, following their violent clashes with the Mizo population.

 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

Q8. Consider the following statements:

  1.  Hurricanes use warm, moist air as fuel, and therefore form over warm ocean waters near the equator.
  2. Hurricane Iota has occurred in the Atlantic Ocean recently.

 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

Ques  Ans:

1-(b)

2-(a)

3-(d)

4-(a)

5-(b)

6-(c)

7-(d)

8-(c)