GoGet IAS Daily Quiz ForPrelims 2018

Posted : 18/04/2018

  1. Consider the following statements:
  1. The phrase 'basic structure' was introduced for the first time in the Golaknath case
  2. The power and extent of judicial review has been clarified through specific provisions of the Constitution
  3. The Constitution provide for reservation of seats for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, in both the Houses of Parliament and Legislative Assemblies respectively

Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3

 



2. Consider the following statements:

  1. Tansen was a famous musician in the court of Jahangir.
  2. The Sufis were critical of the dogmatic definitions and scholastic methods of interpreting the Quran.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2



3. Consider the following statements:

  1. The wheat growing areas of India are almost confined to the north of Tropic of Cancer.
  2. The north-western part of India is devoid of coffee-tea cultivation.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 



4. Consider the following statements with respect to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and Gross National Product (GNP):

  1. GDP of a country will be always greater than GNP of that country.
  2. GNP of a country greater than GDP of that country is a possibility.
  3. GNP of a country will be always less than GDP of that country.
  4. GNP and GDP of a country being equal is a possibility.

Which among the above statement(s) is/are not correct?

  1. 2 and 4 only
  2. 1 and 3 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2, 3 and 4


5. Consider the following statements:

  1. In 1922, Gandhi announced that mass civil disobedience will begin in Bardoli taluk of Surat district.
  2. The Bardoli resolution of February 1922 which while announcing the withdrawal of Non-Cooperation Movement asked the peasants not to pay taxes and tenants not to pay the rents.

Which of the given above statement(s) is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2



  1. Consider the following liquid assets:
  1. Demand deposits with the banks
  2. Time deposits with the banks
  3. Savings deposits with the banks
  4. Currency

Select the correct sequence of these assets in the decreasing order of liquidity:

(a) 1-4-3-2

(b) 4-3-2-1

(c) 2-3-1-4

(d) 4-1-3-2

 



2. Arrange the events according to chronology:

  1. Morley-Minto reforms
  2. Hardinge Bomb case
  3. Beginning of First world war
  4. Foundation of Ghadar party

Code:

(a)

2

1

4

3

(b)

1

2

3

4

(c)

1

2

4

3

(d)

2

1

3

4

 



3. Consider the following statements:

  1. Tamil Nadu receives maximum rainfall during the North East monsoon and receives less rainfall by South West monsoon due to the location of the State in the leeward side of Western Ghats.
  2. In India, the crop diversity of a region increases as irrigation potential of the region increases.

Which of the given above statement(s) is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 



4. Consider the following statements with respect to Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC):

  1. APEC ensures that goods, services, investment and people move easily across borders of member countries.
  2. India is a founding member of APEC.
  3. In APEC, all economies have an equal say and decision-making is reached by consensus.

Which among the above statement(s) is/are correct?

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3


5. Consider the following statements:

  1. Part XX of the Constitution of India provides in detail the procedure for amendment of the Constitution
  2. The initial step of an Amendment is the introduction of a Bill for the purpose only in the lower House of Parliament.
  3. The bill has to be passed in each House by a majority of the total membership of that House and by a majority of not less than two-thirds of that House present and voting.

Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

 


Complete Test