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1)Consider the following statements:

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2) In India, if a species of tortoise is declared protected under Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972, what does it imply?

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3)In India, Judicial Review implies

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4)With reference to Indian freedom struggle, consider the following events:

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5)Consider the following statements :

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6)Recently there was a proposal to translocate some of the lions from their natural habitat in Gujarat to which one of the following sites?

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7)Which of the following are not necessarily the consequences of the proclamation of the President’s rule in a State?

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8)Which of the following are envisaged by the Right against Exploitation in the Constitution of India?

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9)Which of the following is geographically closest to Great Nicobar ?

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10)Out of the following statements, choose the one that brings out the principle underlying the Cabinet form of Government:

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11)Which one of the following is not a feature of Indian federalism?

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12)Consider the following statements:

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13) Which of the following has/have occurred in India after its liberalization of economic policies in 1991?

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14)What is the application of Somatic Cell CJ Nuclear Transfer Technology?

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15)Consider the following statements:

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16)The term M-STRIPES’ is sometimes seen in V the news in the context of

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17)What is/are the most likely advantages of implementing ‘Goods and Services Tax (GST)’?

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18) ‘Broad-based Trade and Investment Agreement (BTIA)’ is sometimes seen in the news in the context of negotiations held between India and

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19)Consider the following statements:

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20)What is the importance of developing Chabahar Port by India?

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21)In India, it is legally mandatory for which of the following to report on cyber security incidents?

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22)Right to vote and to be elected in India is a

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23)What is the purpose of ‘evolved Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (eLISA)’ project?

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24)What is the purpose of Vidyanjali Yojana’?

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25)What is the aim of the programme ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’?

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26)Which one of the following was a very important seaport in the Kakatiya kingdom?

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27)With reference to ‘Global Climate Change Alliance’, which of the following statements is/are correct?

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28)With reference to the religious history of India, consider the following statements:

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29)Mediterranean Sea is a border of which of the following countries?

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30)With reference to ‘National Investment and Infrastructure Fund’, which of the following statements is/are correct?

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31)The Global Infrastructure Facility is a/an

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32)For election to the Lok Sabha, a nomination paper can be filed by

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33)Consider the following statements:

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34)Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) is a standard criterion for

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35)With reference to the role of UN-Habitat in the United Nations programme working towards a better urban future, which of the statements is/are correct?

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36)With reference to ‘National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF)’, which of the statements given below is/are correct?

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37)In the context of Indian history, the principle of “Dyarchy (diarchy)” refers to

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38)Consider the following in respect of ‘National Career Service’:

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39)Which of the following statements best k describes the term ‘Scheme for Sustainable Structuring of Stressed Assets (S4A)’, recently seen in the news?

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40)Consider the following statements:

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41)With reference to ‘Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD)’ sometimes mentioned in the news while forecasting Indian monsoon, which of the following statements is/are correct?

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42)If you want to see gharials in their natural habitat, which one of the following is the best place to visit?

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43)Consider the following in respect of Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS):

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44)The painting of Bodhisattva Padmapani is one of the most famous and oft-illustrated paintings at

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45)Consider the following pairs:

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46)Which of the following practices can help in water conservation in agriculture? ‎

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47)Consider the following statements :

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48)Consider the following pairs:

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49)Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs) are used to create digital display in many devices. What are the advantages of OLED displays over Liquid Crystal displays?

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50)Which of the following is/are famous for Sun temples?

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51)Consider the following statements:

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52)Consider the following statements:

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53)What is/are the advantage/advantages of implementing the ‘National Agriculture Market’ scheme?

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54)With reference to the ‘National Intellectual Property Rights Policy’, consider the following statements:

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55)According to the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972, which of the following animals cannot be hunted by any person except under some provisions provided by law?

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56)Which of the following statements is/are true of the Fundamental Duties of an Indian citizen?

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57)Consider the following pairs:

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58)Which one of the following objectives is not embodied in the Preamble to the Constitution of India?

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59)With reference to ‘Quality Council of India (QCI)’, consider the following statements:

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60)What is the purpose of setting up of Small Finance Banks (SFBs) in India?

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61) With reference to ‘Asia Pacific Ministerial Conference on Housing and Urban Development (APMCHUD)’, consider the following statements:

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62)Democracy’s superior virtue lies in the fact that it calls into activity

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63)Which of the following is a most likely consequence of implementing the ‘Unified Payments Interface (UPI)’?

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64)The terms ‘Event Horizon’, ‘Singularity’, `String Theory’ and ‘Standard Model’ are sometimes seen in the news in the context of

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65)With reference to agriculture in India, how can the technique of `genome sequencing’, often seen in the news, be used in the immediate future?

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66)The main advantage of the parliamentary form of government is that

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67)In the context of India, which one of the following is the correct relationship between Rights and Duties?

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68) If you travel by road from Kohima to Kottayam, what is the minimum number of States within India through which you can travel, including the origin and the destination?

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69)The Parliament of India exercises control over the functions of the Council of Ministers through

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70) Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)?

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71)With reference to Manipuri Sankirtana, consider the following statements:

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72)Who among the following was/were associated with the introduction ofRyotwari Settlement in India during the British rule?

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73)In the context of solving pollution problems, what is/are the advantage/advantages of bioremediation technique?

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74)The Trade Disputes Act of 1929 provided for

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75)Consider the following statements:

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76)The term ‘Digital Single Market Strategy’ seen in the news refers to

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77)This unique phenomenon is seen at

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78)With reference to the ‘Prohibition of Benami Property Transactions Act, 1988 (PBPT Act)’, consider the following statements:

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79)Due to some reasons, if there is a huge fall in the population of species of butterflies, what could be its likely consequence/consequences?

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80)It is possible to produce algae based biofuels, but what is/are the likely limitation(s) of developing countries in promoting this industry?

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81) Which of the following are the objectives of ‘National Nutrition Mission’?

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82)Consider the following statements:

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83) In the context of mitigating the impending global warming due to anthropogenic emissions of carbon dioxide, which of the following can be the potential sites for carbon sequestration?

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84)The object of the Butler Committee of 1927 was to?

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85)The term ‘Domestic Content Requirement’ is sometimes seen in the news with reference to

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86) Consider the following statements:

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87)Who among the following can join the National Pension System (NPS)?

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88)With reference to river Teesta, consider the following statements:

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89)With reference to the Parliament of India, consider the following statements:

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90) With reference to the difference between the culture of Rigvedic Aryans and Indus Valley people, which of the following statements is/are correct?

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91)Recognition of Prior Learning Scheme’ is sometimes mentioned in the news with reference to

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92)From the ecological point of view, which one of the following assumes importance in being a good link between the Eastern Ghats and the Western Ghats?

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93)One of the implications of equality in society is the absence of

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94)Consider the following statements in respect of Trade Related Analysis of Fauna and Flora in Commerce (TRAFFIC):

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95)Which principle among the ‘following was added to the Directive Principles of State Policy by the 42nd Amendment to the Constitution?

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96)Which one of the following statements is correct?

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97)Which of the following gives ‘Global Gender Gap Index’ ranking to the countries of the world?

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98)Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding Smart India Hackathon 2017?

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99)How do you justify the view that the level of excellence of the Gupta numismatic art is not at all noticeable in later times?

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100)Clarify how mid-eighteenth century India was beset with the spectre of a fragmented polity.

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101)Why did the ‘Moderates’ failed to carry conviction with the nation about their proclaimed ideology and political goals by the end of the nineteenth century?

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102)What problems are germane to the decolonization process in the Malay Peninsula?

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103)How does the Juno Mission of NASA help to understand the origin and evolution of the Earth?

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104)“Inspite of adverse environmental impact, coal mining is still inevitable for development”. Discuss

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105)Mention the advantages of the cultivation of pulses because of which the year 2016 was declared as the International Year of Pulses by United Nations.

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106)How does the cryosphere affect global climate?

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107)In the context of the diversity of India, can it be said that the regions form cultural units rather than the States? Give reasons with examples for your view point

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108)What are the two major legal initiatives by the State since Independence addressing discrimination against Scheduled Tribes(STs)?

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109)The spirit of tolerance and love is not only an interesting feature of Indian society from very early times, but it is also playing an important part at the present. Elaborate.

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110)Examine how the decline of traditional artisanal industry in colonial India crippled the rural economy.

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111)Highlight the importance of the new objectives that got added to the vision of Indian Independence since the twenties of the last century.

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112)Account for variations in oceanic salinity and discuss its multi-dimensional effects.

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113)Petroleum refineries are not necessarily located nearer to crude oil producing areas, particularly in many of the developing countries. Explain its implications.

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114)In what way can floods be converted into a sustainable source of irrigation and all-weather inland navigation in India?

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115)What characteristics can be assigned to monsoon climate that succeeds in feeding more than 50 percent of the world population residing in Monsoon Asia?

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116)The women’s questions arose in modern India as a part of the 19th century social reform movement. What are the major issues and debates concerning women in that period?

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117)Distinguish between religiousness/religiosity and communalism giving one example of how the former has got transformed into the latter in independent India.

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118)“The growth of cities as I.T. hubs has opened up new avenues of employment, but has also created new problems”. Substantiate this statement with examples

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119)Read the following and answer the items that follow the passage. Your answer to these items should be based on the passage only.

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120)Read the following and answer the items that follow the passage. Your answer to these items should be based on the passage only.

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121)Read the following and answer the items that follow the passage. Your answer to these items should be based on the passage only.

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122)Read the following and answer the items that follow the passage. Your answer to these items should be based on the passage only.

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123)Read the following and answer the items that follow the passage. Your answer to these items should be based on the passage only.

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124)Which of the following is the most rational inference from the above passage ?

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125) The main idea of this passage is that

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126)The author suggest that habit

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127)with reference to the above information which one among the following statement must be true?

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128)If second and fourth Saturday and all the sundays are holidays for an office, what would be the minimum number of possible number of working days of any month of any year?

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129)If there is a policy that 1/3rd of a population of a community has migrated every year from one place to some other place, what is the left over population of that community after the sixth year, if ther is no further growth in the population during this period?

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130)Four tests - physics, chemistry mathematics and biology are to be conducted on four consecutive days not necessarily in the same order. The physics test is held before the test which is held after biology. Chemistry is conducted exactly after two test are held. Which is the last test held?

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131)The sum of income of A and B is more than that of C and D taken together. The sum of income of A and C is same as that of B and D taken together. Moreover A earns half as much as of the sum of income of B and D. Whose income is highest?

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132)15 students failed in the class of 52. After removing the name of the failed students a merit order list is prepared in which the position of Ramesh is 22nd from the top. Why is his position from the bottom

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133)Consider the following

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134)Gopal brought a cell phone and sold it to ram at 10% profit. Then ram want to sell it back to gopal at 10%loss. What will gopal position if he agree?

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135)15 students failed in the class of 52. After removing the name of the failed students a merit order list is prepared in which the position of Ramesh is 22nd from the top. Why is his position from the bottom

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136)Consider the following

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137)Gopal brought a cell phone and sold it to ram at 10% profit. Then ram want to sell it back to gopal at 10%loss. What will gopal position if he agree?

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