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Daily Prelims Quiz 23rd April 2019

1. The Special Central Assistance to Tribal Sub Plan is primarily intended to

 
 
 
 

2. Formation of coastal lagoons is facilitated by
1. Presence of indented coastline
2. Gently sloping coasts
3. High range of tides
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3. Petroleum refineries are preferably located near to the markets and not the oil fields, why?
1. The industry uses a non-weight-losing raw material.
2. Several products derived from crude oil can be used as raw material in other industries.
Which of the above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Coal reserves in India occur in which of these river valleys
1. Damodar
2. Godavari
3. Mahanadi
4. Sone
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5. With reference to Santhals, consider the following statements
1. They are the largest tribe in India to retain a good language to the present day
2. They are the largest tribal community in India
3. They originally resided peacefully in the hilly districts of Mayurbhanj Chhotanagpur, Palamau, Hazaribagh,
but the British policies pushed them towards Rajmahal Hills
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Which of the following leaders was/were part of the 1857 Sepoy Mutiny?
1. Gonoo
2. Shah Mal
3. Birjis Qadr
4. Kunwar Singh
5. Nana Sahib
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7. The flexible exchange rate, as if often claimed offers the following advantages
1. It permits a continued existence of free trade.
2. It permits a country to follow independent monetary policy.
3. There is no need for keeping official foreign exchange reserves.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

 
 
 
 

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