GoGet IAS Daily Quiz ForPrelims 2018

Posted : 19/02/2018

  1. If the Earth did not have an atmosphere, temperature extremes between day and night would?
  1. Increase
  2. Decrease
  3. Stay the same
  4. Fluctuate rapidly

 

 



2. Raja Rammohan Roy started a journal called Mirat-ul-akbar, what is the language in which it was published?

  1. Bengal
  2. Persian
  3. Urdu
  4. Sanskrit

 



3. What will be the colour of the sky when looked from the surface of the moon?

  1. Blue
  2. Black
  3. White
  4. All seven colours in a white light spectrum


4. Consider the following statements regarding the Special provisions with respect to Delhi:

  1. There shall be a Council of Ministers consisting of not more than ten per cent. of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly.
  2. Ministers shall hold office during the pleasure of the President.
  3. Ordinance shall be promulgated by the President.

      Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 only
  3. 1, 2 and 3
  4. None of the above


5. With reference to Selective Catalytic Reduction technology, an emission control technology required for adopting Bharat Stage VI emission standards, consider the following statements:

  1. It reduces the levels of SO2 in vehicular emissions.
  2. It uses aqueous ammonia as a reducing agent within a catalyst system.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2


  1. Consider the following about the composition, powers and appointments related to the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT):
  1. The Chairman and members are appointed by a collegium consisting of senior Supreme Court judges headed by the Chief Justice of India.
  2. The members are drawn from both judicial and administrative stream.
  3. CAT orders and decrees are final, and no provision of appeal lies whatsoever.

Choose the correct answer from the codes below

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

 



2. In which of the following region(s) permanent land revenue settlement was/were introduced by British?

  1. Bengal
  2. Banaras
  3. Northern Carnatic

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

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

 



3. Consider the following statements about Andaman and Nicobar Islands:

  1. It enjoys equatorial climate.
  2. This is the only place in India where a volcano is located.
  3. This is the only place in India where a coral bed is found.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

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


4. Arrange the following in terms of increasing mass.

  1. Electrons
  2. Neutrino
  3. Neutrons
  4. Protons

Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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


5. What is tax buoyancy?

  1. It is the increase in tax revenue of the government with the increase in GDP of the nation.
  2. It is the decrease in tax revenue of the government with increase in GDP of the nation.
  3. It is the total tax avoided by multinational due to loopholes and lack of retrospective amendments to tax them.
  4. It is the loss of tax income to the government due to major exemptions given to corporate.

Complete Test