Arunachal Pradesh PSC Practice questions for Geography Part 12

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Q. With reference to the anti- dumping duty, consider the following statements:

1. It is a tariff that a domestic government imposes on foreign imports.

2. In India, it is recommended by the Union Ministry of Commerce, while the Union Finance Ministry imposes it.

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

Answer: (B)

Q. With reference to time zones, consider the following statements:

1. Antarctica does not have a fixed time zone as every line of longitude passes through it.

2. The International Date Line perfectly coincides with the 180-degree meridian.

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

Answer: (A)

Q. With regard to earth’s crust, consider the following statements:

1. Continental crust is denser than oceanic crust.

2. Continental crust is basaltic in nature.

3. Oceanic crust sub ducts under the continental crust during the collision of plates.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 and 2 only

(B) 1 and 3 only

(C) 3 only

(D) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: (B)

Q. The IAP Health phone programme aimed to:

(A) Provide healthcare services on call on a toll-free number.

(B) Address the issue of malnutrition among women and children.

(c) Link mobile phones with the Arhar number to provide subsidy for health services.

(D) Tackle the issue of life –style diseases

Answer: (C)

Q. Which of the following countries are part of recently signed Motor Vehicle Agreement with India?

1. Bhutan

2. Bangladesh

3. Nepal

4. Pakistan

5. Afghanistan

Select the correct answer from the code given blow.

(A) 1 and 3 only

(B) 1, 2 and 3 only

(C) 2, 4 and 5 only

(D) 1, 3 and 5 only

Answer: (C)

Q. Which of the following are warm currents?

1. Krishi current

2. Benguela current

3. Brazilian current

4. Labrador current

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(A) 1 and 3 only

(B) 1 and 4 only

(C) 2 and 3 only

(D) 2 and 4 only

Answer: (B)