Prelims MCQs Quiz 16 : Environment

1. With reference to ecosystems, consider the following statements: 1. Organisms at higher trophic level receive energy from more than one trophic level. 2. Higher trophic levels tend to be more discrete than the lower ones. 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 2. Which of the following are required for the formation of Ground-level ozone ( GLO) ? 1. Carbon dioxide 2. Volatile Organic Compounds 3. Sunlight… Continue Reading »


Prelims MCQs Quiz 15 : Economy

1. Fiscal consolidation is one of the objectives of India’s economic policy. Which of the following would help in fiscal consolidation ? 1. increasing taxes 2. getting more loans 3. reducing subsidies Select the correct answer using the codes given below. a) 1 and 2 only b) 1 and 3 only c) 2 and 3 only d) 1, 2 and 3 2. With reference to pulses, consider the following statements : 1. India is the largest producer of pulses. 2. India imports pulses to meet… Continue Reading »


Prelims MCQs Quiz 14 : Geography

1. Rivers forms many outstanding features throughout their course. In this respect which of the following pairs are correctly matched ? 1. river capture    : middle course 2. meanders         : upper course 3. ox-bow lakes  : lower course Select the correct answer using the codes given below. a) 1 and 3 only b) 1 and 2 only c) 3 only d) 2 and 3 only 2. Cherrapunji and Mawsynram records very high annual rainfall. This is because a) they receive… Continue Reading »


Prelims MCQs Quiz 13 : Polity

1. The central government has decided to move the following bills in the coming session of parliament. Which of these can only be introduced in the Lok Sabha ? 1. a bill for imposition of fine for spitting on roads as part of Swachha Bharat Abhiyan 2. a bill for limiting the borrowing of money by government to reduced fiscal deficit. 3. a bill for imposition of luxury tax on expensive items Select the correct answer using the codes given below. a) 1 and 2… Continue Reading »


Prelims MCQs Quiz 12

1. With reference to Lead Bank Scheme (LBS) ,consider the following statements : 1. It is applicable in both urban and rural areas. 2. Eradication of unemployment is one of its objectives. 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 2. Trace elements perform important functions in the human body. In this respect which of the following are correctly matched ? 1. calcium : blood clotting 2. sodium… Continue Reading »


Prelims MCQs Quiz 11 : Science

1. If both husband and wife have blood group A, then their child cannot have which of the following blood group? a) A b) O c) AB d) None 2. Biodigester toilets are hailed as a solution to many of our problems. Which of the following about biodigester toilets is correct? 1. they use aerobic bacteria 2. they require no or very low maintenance 3. the use less water Select the correct answer using the codes given below. a) 1 and 2 only b) 1 and 3… Continue Reading »


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