UPSC Level 1 Pre Quiz #75




#1 Consider the following statements regarding ground water in India: 1. The large scale exploitation of ground water is done with the help of tube-wells. 2. The demand for ground water started increasing with the advent of green revolution. 3. The total replenishable ground water reserves is highest in the hilly tracts of Sikkim, Nagaland and Tripura. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

#2 Plate tectonics is a scientific theory that describes the large scale motions of Earth’s lithosphere. Which one among the following statements regarding Plate tectonics is not correct?

#3 Arrange the following states of India on the basis of conferring statehood (starting from the earliest): 1. Arunachal Pradesh 2. Nagaland 3. Sikkim 4. Meghalaya Select the correct answer using the code given below:

#4 Which of the following are the most important reason/reasons of flood becoming a destructive natural hazard in the Ganga-Brahmaputra valley? 1. Due to population pressure more and more people are living in flood prone areas 2. Increased frequency and magnitude of landslide and soil erosion in the upper catchments 3. Increase in the amount and intensity of rainfall in the north-western part of India Select the correct answer using the code given below :

#5 The main constituent of Gobar gas is

#6 Bagasse, a by-product of sugar manufacturing industry, is used for the production of

#7 Consider the following statements regarding Harappan civilization: 1. All of the cities were divided into two or more parts. 2. In the divided cities usually, the part to the west was larger but at a lower elevation and called as the lower town. 3. In the divided cities usually, the part to the east was smaller but at a higher elevation and called as the citadel. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are incorrect?

#8 Consider the following diseases: 1. Malaria 2. Hepatitis B 3. Dysentery Which of the above disease(s) is/are caused by protozoans?

#9 The terms Cirque, Aretes and Bergschrund are related to which geographical phenomena?

#10 Which of the following is the most appropriate description of Species?


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