Prelims Practice test Series for UPSC civil services 01

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1. Which of the following statements regarding Haryana is/ are correct?

1. Ghangor is a folk music in Haryana.
2. Churma, Methi ka Saag, Kakkari, Baingan Bharta are some of the
famous cuisines of Haryana.
Select the correct code based on the above
statements

1 only
2 only
neither 1 nor 2
Both 1 and 2

2. Saqqara , recently seen in news, is located in which of the following places

syria
lebanon
egypt
ukraine

3. Consider the following statements regarding Platform of Science-based Ocean Solutions :

  1. It aims to enhance the sharing of

knowledge created by various actors

in the ocean and climate community to

advance ocean-climate action.

  1. It was launched during COP-21 of the

UNFCCC (UN Framework Convention

on Climate Change) in Paris.

Which of the above statements is/are

correct:

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

4. Tracking SDG 7: The Energy Progress Report is released by which of the following:

  1. International Energy Agency (IEA)
  2. World Health Organization (WHO)
  3. International Renewable Energy

Agency (IRENA)

  1. World Bank

Select the correct code based on above

statements:

(a) 1 only
(b) 1 and 3 only
(c) 3 and 4 only
(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

5. Consider the following statements with respect to National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (NCPOR) :

  1. It is an Indian research and

development institution situated in

Norway.

  1. It comes under joint administrative

control of the Ministry of Earth

Sciences and the Ministry of Science

& Technology.

Select the correct code based on above

statements:

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

6. Recently seen in news, Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) , related to which of the following?

(a) An Indian defense exercise to destroy

the satellites in orbit under the Mission

Shakti

(b) An anti-ballistic missile defense

system developed by US

(c) Drone technology developed by China

to target Air defense of other countries

(d) None of the above

a
b
c
d

7. With reference to G7 (Group of 7) , consider the following statements:

  1. It is headquartered at the UN

headquarters in Washington D.C.

  1. The decisions taken by leaders during

annual summits are non-binding.

Select the correct code based on above

statements:

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