Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – August 30, 2022 [Mock Test]

1. Consider the following statements:

  1. The first fishing cat census outside of a protected area network was conducted at Chilika Lake.
  2. Fishing cat was protected under Schedule I of the Wildlife Protection Act.
  3. It is classified as critically endangered in IUCN Red List.

Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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2. With respect to the Western Sahara, consider the following statements:

  1. It is bordered by Morocco, Algeria and Mauritania.
  2. It is rich in phosphate.
  3. It is home to Sahrawi tribe.
  4. It was colonized by Spain.

Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] Only 1, 2 & 3
[B] Only 2, 3 & 4
[C] Only 1, 2 & 4
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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3. Consider the following statements:

  1. In India, Turban day will be celebrated every year on April 13.
  2. On April 13, 1699, Guru Gobind Singh Ji formed the Khalsa Panth and pronounced the turban a pillar of the Sikh faith.
  3. April month is celebrated as Sikh Heritage Month across Canada.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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The above questions are part of Daily Current Affairs Test under UPSC Prelims Test Series - 2023 in GKToday Android Application. This series can be subscribed in the app only. Download Now

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