1. Consider the following statements about PM- SVANidhi scheme: The scheme aims to help street vendors who suffer losses due to lockdown. It is a micro credit facility that provides collateral-free loan of Rs 5,000. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2 2. Which of the following provisions does not constitutes any bill as “Money Bill”? Imposition of fines or other pecuniary penalties Demand or payment of fees for licenses or fees for services rendered Imposition, abolition, remission, alteration or regulation of any tax by any local authority or body for local purposes. Select the correct answer using the code given below: 1 only 2 and 3 only 3 only 1, 2 and 3 3. Innovation Index is released by Department of Science and Technology NITI Aayog Ministry of Education None of these 4. Consider the following statements about Indus Water Treaty: The waters of three rivers, namely Ravi, Sutlej and Beas (Eastern Rivers) were allocated to Pakistan. The waters of Western rivers – Indus, Jhelum, and Chenab were allocated to India. The deal was brokered by US and World Bank. Which of the statements given above are correct? 1, 2 and 3 2 and 3 only 1 and 3 only None of these 5. Which of the following are major producers of Dragon Fruit? India China Vietnam Thailand Select the correct answer using the codes given below: 2, 3 and 4 only 1, 2 and 4 only 3 only 1, 2, 3 and 4 6. Which of the following statements is incorrect regarding the Bandipur Tiger Reserve? It is located at the tri-junction area of the States Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Kabini river runs through the park. It is surrounded by Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (Tamil Nadu) in the South. None of the above 7. Ex Desert Knight-21 bilateral exercise is between : India and France India and Russia India and Germany India and Afghanistan 8. Which of the following banks has retained as Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) by Reserve Bank of India (RBI)? Axis bank ICICI Bank Standard Chartered Bank HDFC Bank City Bank Select the correct answers using the codes given below: 1, 3, 4, 5 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 2, 4 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 9. Consider the following statements regarding the Dragon fruit? It is indigenous to South and Central America. It grows in all kinds of soil, and does not require much water. Which of the above statements is/are correct? 1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2 10. Consider the following statements: India ranked improved from 2018 to 2020 in Global Innovation Index (GII). Delhi recorded the lowest number of trademark and patent applications in NITI Aayog’s India Innovation Index Report 2020. Which of the above statements is/are correct? 1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2 Loading …Is fire hot or cold?