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Daily Prelim Quiz 20th August 2019

1. Consider the following statements about Tanguturi Prakasam:
1. He was the first south Indian to become the president of Indian National Congress.
2. He was a staunch supporter of Simon commission.
3. He is popularly known as Andhra Kesari.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

2. Aral Sea is lying between

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements:
1. Right of voters to reject all candidates contesting the elections is neither a constitutional right nor a fundamental right.
2. Negative voting is available in all elections including Rajya Sabha.
3. India is the first country to introduce negative voting.
4. In case of NOTA gets maximum votes, a fresh election should be conducted.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

 
 
 
 

4. The Mission 11 million’, an initiative of the Government of India, aims at

 
 
 
 

5. With reference to ‘International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons(ICAN)’; consider the following statements:
1. It is a specialized agency of the United Nations advocating for a strong and effective nuclear weapon ban treaty.
2. ICAN was officially launched in Vienna, Austria in 2007.
3. India is not a member of ICAN
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Which of the following is not a member of ‘Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU)’?

 
 
 
 

7. With reference to Wildlife Institute of India (WII), consider the following statements:
1. It is an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Environment and Forests.
2. It strives to carry out research on various aspects on Wild Life conservation.
3. It conducts training programmes for capacity building of Wild Life managers.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

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