Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs –June 12-13 , 2022 [Mock Test]

1. Consider the following statements on underwater geological features:

  1. Hydrothermal vents are the aftermath of a volcanic eruption.
  2. Abyssal plains are featureless plains.
  3. Mid-ocean ridge is formed by plate tectonics.
  4. Continental shelf is a submerged prolongation of the land mass.

Which of the statements given above are correct?

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

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2. Identify the parliamentary committee from the statements given below:

  1. It was set up in 1976.
  2. It comprises 30 members of Parliament, 20 from Lok Sabha and 10 from Rajya Sabha.
  3. As a convention, it is chaired by the Union Home Minister.

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] Public Accounts Committee
[B] Committee on Public Undertakings
[C] Committee on Official Language
[D] Estimates Committee

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3. With respect to the sessions of the Indian Parliament, the power of which of the following lies with the Presiding officer of the House?

  1. Adjournment sine die
  2. Adjournment
  3. Prorogation

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

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

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