SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 55(Geography)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 55(Geography)   Which one of the following rivers has a bird’s-foot delta   a) Ganga b) Mississippi c) Amazon d) Nile Answer: (b) Justification: The Mississippi has a bird’s-foot delta, with several main branches like the foot of a bird extending into the Gulf of …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 54(Geography)

SOLUTIONS INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 54(Geography)                                   The collision between a continental lithospheric plate and an oceanic lithospheric plate leads to formation of   a) A Volcanic Island arc b) A chain of coastal …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 52(History)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 52(History)     The term “Pahi-kastha”used in Medieval times is related to a) A type of cultivation b) A type of Agricultural labourer. c) A kind of trading community d) A type of irrigation. Solution: b Justification: The term which Indo-Persian sources of the Mughal …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 51(History)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 51(History)   In 1720, the British government enacted the Calico Act. What is it related to? a) Disallowing Indians from entering Civil Services b) Compulsory use of English language in Company affairs c) Banning the use of printed cotton textile, imported from India. d) Barring …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 50(Polity)

SOLUTIONS INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 50(Polity) 1)Consider the following about Interstate Council It meets regularly atleast twice a year. Standing Committee of the Council has different composition from the composition of the Council itself. Select from the codes below a) 1 only b) 2 only c) Both d) None   …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 49(Polity)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 49(Polity)     1) An ordinance issued by the President can be challenged in Supreme Court for the following reasons On the ground that the President has prorogued one House or both Houses of Parliament deliberately with a view to promulgate an ordinance That the …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 48(Polity)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 48(Polity)   1  Match the following     Charter Act of                           Provision 1773                             A  Governor General’s Council legislative and executive functions segregated 1784                    …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 47(Environment and General Science)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 47(Environment and General Science)   1.Which of the following statements is/are correct about Nuclear Reactors in India? Breeder reactors produce equal amount of fuel that they consume. In the thorium fuel cycle, thorium 232 is transmuted into the fissile isotope uranium 233. Select the correct …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 45(Schemes and Programmes)

  SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 45(Schemes and Programmes)   1.Which of the following statements is/are correct about National Green Tribunal? The Tribunal is bound by the procedure laid down under the Code of Civil Procedure. The tribunal is guided by principles of natural justice. The Tribunal is mandated to …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 44(Schemes and Programmes)

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 44(Schemes and Programmes)   1. A rise in general level of prices may be caused by An increase in the money supply. A decrease in the aggregate level of output An increase in the effective demand Select the correct answer using the codes given below; …