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1. Question 1 Points

Consider the following.

  1. A new system of justice was established with each district was to have two courts – a criminal court and civil court.
  2. Maulvis and Hindu pandits interpreted Indian laws for the European district collectors who presided over civil courts.
  3. A new Supreme Court along with the court of appeal was set up.

 

 

The above changes in Justice system was under which Governor General?

  • a) Lord Cornwallis
  • b) Warren Hastings
  • c) Lord Hardinge
  • d) Lord Dalhousie.

2. Question 1 Points

Global Forest Resources Assessment 2020 is a publication of:

 

  • a) United Nation Environment Programme
  • b) Food and Agricultural Organizations
  • c) European Union
  • d) United Nation International Agriculture Organizations.

3. Question 1 Points

Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) was sometimes seen in news is:

 

  • a) A non-profit organization to address today's most urgent environmental challenges by targeting issues that affect people around the world
  • b) An initiative to United Nations to help poor countries with credit facilities
  • c) Launched by European Union to help countries to fight climate change
  • d) An initiative of United Nations to help African and Southern developing nations to fight deforestation and other climatic challenges

4. Question 1 Points

Global Energy Transition Index 2020 is a publication of:

 

  • a) World Economic Forum
  • b) International Energy Agency
  • c) OPEC
  • d) UNEP

5. Question 1 Points

Consider the following statements with reference to lithium-ion batteries:

  1. They are considered to be less toxic than conventional batteries.
  2. They are not used in Indian electric vehicles sector due to regulatory restrictions.

 

Which of the statements given above is/are not correct?

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

6. Question 1 Points

Consider the following characteristics:

  1. Uniformity of temperature throughout the year
  2. Coexistence of a large number of species
  3. Convectional rainfall in the afternoon
  4. Year-round growing season

 

 

Which of the following biome is best described through the characteristics given above?

  • a) Tropical Rainforest
  • b) Tropical Monsoon
  • c) Savanna
  • d) Boreal Forest

7. Question 1 Points

Consider the following statements.

  1. Import of Petroleum Products in India is more than its exports.
  2. Coal bed methane (CBM) production has increased consistently for last three years (2017-20).

 

Select the correct code.

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

8. Question 1 Points

With reference to the term of a Governor’s office in an Indian State, which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. The Governor has no security of tenure and no fixed term of office.
  2. The Constitution does not lay down any grounds upon which a Governor may be removed by the President.
  3.  The Supreme Court has held that the pleasure of the President in removal of the Governor is subject to judicial review.

 

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

  • a) 1 only
  • b) 3 only
  • c) 1 and 2 only
  • d) 1 , 2 and 3

9. Question 1 Points

Samyakdarshana, Samyakjnana, Samyakcharita" are doctrines related to which religion?

 

  • a) Hinduism
  • b) Buddhism
  • c) Sikhism  
  • d) Jainism

10. Question 1 Points

Which of the following best describes the term ‘Management Effectiveness Evaluation’, often mentioned in the news?

 

  • a) Assessment of Non-Performing Assets by a country’s central bank.
  • b) Assessment of infrastructure projects for their resilience and stability.
  • c) Assessment of project applications under the Environmental Impact Assessment Act.
  • d) Assessment of management of protected areas and their effectiveness in conserving target flora and fauna.

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