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Question.1

Consider the following statements about Financial Action task force.(FATF)

  1.  It was formed in 1989 with India as one of the funding members.
  2. It is a private organisation tasked with conducting money laundering and terrorism funding.
  3. FATF officiate Asia Pacific Group (APG) recently passed Pakistan on blacklist for  failing to Combat terrorism, money laundering & meeting the required global standard.                                                 
    Which of the following statements are correct?
    (a) 1 and 2                                                           (b) 2 only
    (c) 3 only                                                              (d) 1 and 3 only

Question.2

Consider the following statements about Gulf- Cooperation Council(GCC)
1.
It was formed in 1981 and its headquarters are in Riyadh.
2. It is only an economic alliance of Countries of Arabian peninsula.
3. Jordan and Lebanon are also members of GCC
 Which of the following statements are correct?
 (a) 1 only                                                               (b) 2 only
(c) 2 and 3 only                                                     (d) 1 and 3 only

Question.3

Consider the following statements about El- Nino:-
1. El-nino and La-Nino are opposite phase of  Et-Nino southern oscillation.
2. 
El-Nino is also returned to cold phase of ENSO and La-Nino is referred to as “ Warm  Phase” of ENSO.
3. 
Heavy rains are caused in Peruvian coasts,North Australia and parts of South East Asia  In El-Nino years.
 Which of the following statements are correct?
 (a) 1 only                                                         (b) 1 and 2 only
 (c) 1 and 3 only                                               (d) 1, 2 and 3

Question.4

  The Idiops Nilgiri Spider has recently been found in:-
   (a) Maharashtra                                               (b) Karnataka
   (c) Tamilnadu                                                   (d) Odisha

Question.5

Consider the following statements about State Legislative Council.
1.
Like the State Legislative Assembly it can remove the State Council of Ministers by
passing a No-Confidence Motion.
2. The members of the State Legislative Council take part in Election of president.
3.
The members of Legislative Council take part in electing the representatives of State in Rajya Sabha
4. 
Just like the Legislative Assembly, it has the power to approve ordinance issued by the Governor.
 Which of the following is/are correct?
  (a) 1 and 2 only                                                    (b) 2 and 3 only
  (c) 4 only                                                              (d) 2, 3 and 4 only

Question.6

The school education quality index is yearly released by :-
 (a) Ministry of HRD                                           (b) Niti Aayog
 (c) UNESCO                                                      (d) PRATHAM

Question.7

Consider the following statements about Insolvency and Bankruptcy code 2016.
1.
The code provides for time bound process to resolve insolvency  for both companies & Individuals.
2.
The adjudicatory authority is National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) for both individuals and firms.
3.
As per the IBC(Amendment) Bill’2019, the committee of creditors must Resolution professional.Whose
resolution process shall be completed within 180
days.
Which of the following statements are correct?
 (a) 1 only                                                            (b) 1 and 2 only
 (c) 2 and 3 only                                                  (d) 1 and 3 only

Question.8

Consider the following statements regarding Pardoning  power of President of India.
1.They are exercised under Article 72 is of Indian Constitution.
2.The Pardoning power of President is exercised by sole opinion and consent of President.
3.
While the President can Pardon death sentence, the Governor of a State cannot do so.
4.
Specific guidelines are laid in the Constitution by the Supreme Court for excise of this power by the President.
    Which of the statements are correct?
    (a) 1 and 2 only                                                 (b) 1 and 3 only
    (c) 1, 3 and 4 only                                             (d) 2, 3 and 4 only

Question.9

Consider the following statements with respect to Turkey.
1. It is the only transcontinental Country in the World.
2. It is in the General System Preference (GSP) list of the US.
3.
Like India and China, Turkey too signed defense deal with Russia to Purchase S-400 air defense missile system.
4.
Turkey borders both Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea.
 
Which of these are correct?
  (a) 1 only                                                              (b) 2 and 3 only
  (c) 3 and 4 only                                                     (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Question.10

Consider the following statements about Mamallapuram (In Tamil Nadu)
1. It is known for its impaneled rock cut temple architecture of  Chola neless.
2.
 It has been declared as a UNESCO World heritage State.
3.
Pancha Rathas, Shore temple, descent of Ganges are structures there. Which belong to the 10th century.
Which of the following statements are correct?
 (a) 1 only                                                           (b) 2 only
 (c) 2 and 3 only                                                 (d) 1,2 and 3 only

Question.11

Consider the following statements about Guru nanak Dev.
1. He was a Bhakti era saint who belonged to “Sadguna” branch of Bhakti traditions.
2. He was a contemporary of Kabir and Mirabai.
3. 2019 marks the 500th birth anniversary of the  Guru.
Which of these are correct?
(a) 1 and 2 only                                                       (b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 2 only                                                                 (d) 3 only

 

Question.12

 Which of the following come under constructive programme of Gandhi which was later incorporated by the INC?
1. Hindu-Muslim unity
2. Cleanliness and Hygiene
3.
Promoting Khadi and Cottage Industry
4. Upliftment of dalits
 Which of the following are correct?
 (a) 1 and 2 only                                                       (b) 2 and 3 only
  (c) 3 only                                                                 (d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Question.13

Consider the following statements with respect to Corporate Tax.
1. It is an Indirect Tax.
2. Recently the corporate tax rate was brought down from approximately 35 % to 25 %.
3.
The move of Government to cut Corporate tax rate under the capital expenditure of  Companies.
 
Which of these are correct?
  (a)  1 only                                                                   (b) 2 only
  (c) 3 only                                                                    (d) 2 and 3 only

Question.14

Consider the following statements with respect to Repo rates.
1. It is decided by the Monetary Policy Committee(MPC) which solely consist of members of RBI.
2.
Cutting down the Repo rate is a Arrest inflation in an economy .
 Which of these are correct?
 (a) 1 only                                                                      (b) 2 only
 (c) Both 1 and 2                                                            (d)Neither 1 nor 2

Question.15

Consider the following statements with respect to 5G technology.
1. It will increase the downloading and uploading speeds over the mobile network.
2.
It will provide download speed of 1GBPS which is at least 10 times the existing data Speeds.
3.
AJ Paulraj Committee was formed in 2017 to suggest road map for 5G adoption in India.
 Which of the following statements are correct?
 (a) 1 only                                                                      (b) 2 and 3 only
 (c)  2 only                                                                      (d) 1 and 3 only

 

 

 

 

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