IAS Prelims General Studies Paper 2001 (Part 7 of 10)

  1. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Ministry of Industry

    2. Central Statistical

    3. Reserve Bank Of India

    4. Ministry of Finance

    1. Report on Currency and Finance

    2. Economic Survey Organization

    3. Wholesale Price of Index

    4. National Accounts Statistics

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
  2. Which of the following distance-time graph (x-t) represents one-dimensional uniform motion?

    1. N/A

    2. N/A

    3. N/A

    4. N/A

  3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament And Development

    2. Jamnalal Bajaj Award

    3. International Gandhi Peace Prize

    4. Wolf Prize

    1. Archibishop Desmond Tutu

    2. Dr. Gurudev Khush

    3. Dr. M S Swaminathan

    4. Nelson Mandela

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
  4. Which one of the following statements correctly describes the Fourth Schedule of the Constitution of India?

    1. It lists the distribution of powers between the Union and the states

    2. It contains the languages listed in the Constitution

    3. It contains the provisions regarding the administration of tribal areas

    4. It allocates seats in the Council of

    States

  5. Epiphytes are plants, which depend on other plants for

    1. food

    2. mechanical support

    3. shade

    4. water

  6. Which among the following ports was called Babul Makka (Gate of Makka) during the Mughal Period?

    1. Calicut

    2. Broach

    3. Cambay

    4. Surat

  7. A person travels from X to Y at a speed of 40 kmph and returns by increasing his speed his 50%. What is his average speed for both the trips?

    1. 36 kmph

    2. 45 kmph

    3. 48 kmph

    4. 50 kmph

  8. Volcanic eruptions do not occur in the

    1. Baltic Sea

    2. Black Sea

    3. Caribbean Sea

    4. Caspian Sea

  9. Who among the following leaders proposed to adopt Complete Independence as the goal of the Congress in the Ahmedabad session of 1920?

    1. Abdul Kalam Azad

    2. Hasrat Mohani

    3. Jawahar Lal Nehru

    4. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

  10. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Anjali Vedpathak

    2. Mouma Das

    3. Neelam Singh

    4. Tumpa Debnath

    1. Athletics

    2. Gymnastics

    3. Rifle Shooting

    4. Table Tennis

    5. Chess

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 5
      • 4
      • 3
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  11. A class of animals known as Marsupials is a characteristic feature of

    1. Africa

    2. Australia

    3. South America

    4. South-east Asia

  12. The location of the space organization units have been marked in the given map as 1, 2, 3 and 4. Match these units with the list given below and select the correct answer using the codes given below the list:

    List-I List-II
    1. ISRO

    2. IIRS

    3. NRSA

    4. SAC

    1. Point 1

    2. Point 2

    3. Point 3

    4. Point 4

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
  13. Which of the following pairs is correctly matched?

      • Dewan
      • I
      • Bandagani
      • Tughlaq
      • Dean
      • I
      • Mustakhraj
      • Balban
      • Dewan
      • I
      • Kohi
      • Alauddin Khilji
      • Dewan
      • I
      • Arz
      • Muhammad Tughlaq
  14. Quartzite is metamorphosed from

    1. Limestone

    2. Obsidian

    3. Sandstone

    4. Shale

  15. The earlier name of WTO was

    1. UNCTAD

    2. GATT

    3. UNIDO

    4. OECD