Daily Prelim Quiz 10th July 2019

1. Concerns over the use and production of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) have been raised because
1. Any fungi or bacteria can degrade PET.
2. Manufacturing PET resin generates more toxic emissions of nickel and Benzene than in producing same amount of glass.
Which of the above is/are correct?


2. Consider the following about ‘Indo-saracenic architecture’
1. Indo-saracenic architecture represents a synthesis of Muslim designs and Indian materials.
2. It was developed by British architects in India during the late nineteenth.


3. With a 2 degree Celcius increase in temperature, following are the consequences:
Insects population thrive in tropical regions.
2. Harmful Insects population decrease in other regions.
3. 98% of arthropods may be wiped out.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


4. Recently, which country tested worlds largest unmanned transport Drone?


5. Consider the following statements:
1.‘Cope India‘ air exercise is held in tri-lateral format with India, Japan and United States as its member country.
2. Malabar naval exercise is bilateral exercise between India and Japan.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


6. Indo-Pacific as a word in geopolitical context is seen in news. Which geographic area does this word signify?
1. Tropical waters of the Indian Ocean,
2.Western and central Pacific Ocean,
3.Seas connecting the Indian and Pacific Oceans in the general area of Indonesia.
4.Temperate and polar regions of the Pacific oceans
5.Tropical Eastern Pacific, along the Pacific coast of the Americas.
Which of the region given above form a part of Indo-Pacific region?


7. With reference to Indian freedom struggle, which of the following statements is/are true about Swadeshi Movement:
1. The genesis of Swadeshi movement is in the anti-partition movement of Bengal
2. The INC- Calcutta session of 1905 supported the Swadeshi and Boycott Movement for Bengal
3. The movement gave great emphasis to Atmashakti- Self Reliance
4. The social base of freedom struggle was widened as new forms of mass mobilisation were observed in the form of women and Corps of volunteers


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