6-7-2021 MCQs Test

1. Consider the following statements about the Fly Ash:

  1. It is known as pulverised fuel ash and it is a coal combustion product.
  2. Over the last five years the fly ash utilisation has grown up by 80% in India.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

2. With reference to the river Narmada, consider the following statements:

  1. It is the fifth-largest river in India, which drain into the Arabian Sea at the Gulf of Cambay.
  2. It has a basin area of 97,410 square kilometres.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements:

  1. The display of the National Flag is governed by the Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1950 and Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971.
  2. The Flag Code of India itself is an act of parliament.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following statements about the Swami Vivekananda:

  1. Mahatma Gandhi had called Vivekananda the “maker of modern India.”
  2. In 1893, he took the name ‘Vivekananda’ after Subhash Chandra Bose requested him to do so.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Constitution does not specify the strength of the State Public Service Commission (SPSC) but has left the matter to the discretion of the Governor.
  2. The Chairman and members of an SPSC can be removed only by the President.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 
 
 
 

6. The Rabhas are Scheduled Tribes in:

 
 
 
 

7. With reference to the Child Marriage Restraint Act, consider the following statements:

  1. The act fixed the marriageable age for girls at 18 years and 21 years for boys.
  2. It is popularly known as the Sharda Act after its sponsor, Harbilas Sarda.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements:

  1. Comptroller and Auditor General does not exercise exchequer control on behalf of the Parliament when the President of India declares a national emergency.
  2. CAG reports on the execution of projects or programmes by the ministries are discussed by the Public Accounts Committee.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 
 
 
 

9. What are the powers and functions of the Chief Minister?

  1. He has to communicate to the Governor all the decisions of the council of ministers relating to the administration of the states.
  2. All the policies are announced by him on the floor of the house.
  3. He recommends dissolution of legislative assembly to the Governor.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

10. What is the Istanbul Convention?

  1. The treaty is the world’s first binding instrument to prevent and tackle terrorism.
  2. The convention was adopted by the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers on 7 April 2011.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 
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