Quiz 516: Questions from Mock Test Series for Civil Services

Which among the following is the major marine food export item of India ?
Consider the following statements in context with the Coastal Regulation Zone
  1. In India the Costal Zone in CRZ Notification 1991 was based on high tide line (HTL)
  2. The Swaminathan Committee in 2004 to review the CRZ was of the view that high tide line is not the best of practices and is less scientific.
  3. The CRZ Notification 2011, Vulnerability line has been demarcated along the coast instead of HTL. 
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?
India’s first National Centre for Marine Bio-diversity (NCMB) is located in:
Now a days, a little pack of Silica Gel (granular beads of Silica made from Sodium Silicate) comes with many products to control humidity and avoid spoilage or degradation of some goods. Which among the following property of Silica gel makes it useful for that purpose?
Which among the following is the most correct feature of an Internationalized domain name (IDN) ?
Consider the following statements: 
  1. India has 13 Major Ports 
  2. The combined capacity of the major ports is less than the combined capacity of all the minor ports
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?
Archeological Survey of India has been working from December 2003 for restoration of Ta Prohm Temple in which among the following countries?
Which among the following is the correct location of the group of Island states called Federated States of Micronesia?
One species of Coffee called Coffea charrieriana is free of Cafeine. In which of the following countries Coffea charrieriana is grown?
In which of the following states, Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were used for the first time in India?


  1. Anup Manchalwar

    April 6, 2011 at 8:31 am

    A scholarly-deviced question set with equally rational options and answers. Thank you sir for sharing these with us. Can you also add where and how did you notice a particular question. This will help us to gather questions like you do.

    -Anup, Nagpur

  2. anbu

    April 6, 2011 at 9:09 am

    awesome.. thanks a lot sir.. the explanatory notes are a wonderful addition to the updates.. my best wishes!

  3. Anonymous

    April 6, 2011 at 9:44 am

    this is so gud tht u explnd all d answers…

  4. Anonymous

    April 6, 2011 at 11:03 am

    Thanks for post !! Information snippe are gr8


    April 6, 2011 at 11:53 pm

    It is great benefit to all who are preparing for Civils to get such extraordiniary questions and answers with explanations time to time. that also free of cost. I m very much thankful to you. keep it up sir

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