#1. Consider the following statements with respect to Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) 1. It is the sustained changes in the difference between sea surface temperatures of the tropical western and eastern Indian Ocean. 2. It has three phases neutral, positive and negative. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
#2. Consider the following statements with respect to Marginal Standing Facility (MSF) 1. It is generally fixed above the repo rate. 2. An increase in the MSF, increases the money supply in the economy. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
#3. Which one of the following fundamental rights is also available to a foreigner in Indian soil?
#4. Consider the following statements 1. He was deeply influenced by the political teachings of Mahatma Gandhi. 2. Under his leadership, India won the 1965 war against Pakistan. 3. He gave the nation the powerful slogan of Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan to enthuse soldiers and farmers. Identify the personality that correctly matches with the above description:
#5. Which of the following is/are called as the Cotton four (C4) countries? 1. Mali 2. India 3. Chad 4. Kenya Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
#6. Consider the following statements with respect to Blood Plasma 1. Plasma carries water, salts and enzymes and it makes up more than half of its overall content in blood. 2. It helps to remove the cells waste from the body. 3. The proteins and antibodies in plasma are used in therapies for rare chronic conditions. Which of the statements given above are correct?
#7. Consider the following statements with respect to ASEAN 1. One of the organization‟s aim is to promote technical and research cooperation among its members. 2. ASEAN Plus forum includes China, Sri Lanka and Japan. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
#8. Which of the following institutions is/are not established by the UN Convention on the Law of the Seas (UNCLOS) 1. The International Seabed Authority 2. The International Whaling Commission 3. The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea 4. The Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
#9. Consider the following Pairs 1. World Development Report – WEF 2. Global Gender Gap Index – UNESCO 3. World Economic Outlook – World Bank Which of the pair(s) given above is/are correctly matched?
#10. Which of the following is not one of the qualification for a person to be appointed as a judge of a high court? 1. He should have been an advocate of a High Court (or High Courts in succession) for five years. 2. He should be a distinguished jurist in the opinion of the president. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: