Quiz 579: General Studies for State Civil Services Examinations

1. Consider the following products:

  1. Nakshi Kantha
  2. E. I. Leather
  3. Sujini Embroidery Work
  4. Ilkal Sarees
  5. Aranmula Kannadi

Which among the following is the correct set of the states producing the above products respectively?

[A] West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Kerala
[B] Bihar, Tamil nadu, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala
[C] West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Bihar, Karnataka, Kerala
[D] Assam, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Kerala, Kerala

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2. Consider the following statements in context with Baulk Line and Bonus Line, the terms used in Kabaddi:

  1. The distance between the Baulk Line and Bonus Line is 1 meter
  2. The crossing of Bonus line by a raider means the raider is out of game

Which among the above statements is/ are correct?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 is correct
[C] Both 1 & 2 are correct
[D] Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

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3. Supreme Court has declared Right to Privacy as fundamental right under which article of Constitution of India?

[A] Article 18
[B] Article 19
[C] Article 20
[D] Article 21

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4. In which year, Liaquat–Nehru Pact was signed?

[A] 1947
[B] 1949
[C] 1950
[D] 1955

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5. Consider the following statements:

  1. ‘Sports’ is a State subject under Entry No.33 of List-II (State List) of the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India.
  2. Currently, there is a Constitution Amendment Bill which proposes transfer of the subject ‘Sports’ from the State List to the Concurrent List of the Constitution of India
  3. Union Government can not legislate on the matters of Sports Development

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] 1 & 2 are correct
[C] 1 & 3 are correct
[D] All are correct

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6. India, as a member of which among the following groups has primarily focused on issues such as special safeguard mechanisms and special products that are available to the developing countries to defend sensitivities of millions of resource-poor farmers?

[A] G-20
[B] G-77
[C] G-8+5
[D] G-33

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7. Consider the following:

  1. Burnpur in West Bengal
  2. Chandrapur in Maharastra
  3. Salem in Tamil Nadu
  4. Vijaynagar in Karnataka

For which of the following, the above are famous ?

[A] Textile Industry
[B] Coal Fields
[C] Steel Plants
[D] Iron Ore Mines

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8. If a moving body turns its speed to 1.5 times, what will be the impact on its kinetic energy?

[A] will become 1.5 times
[B] will become 3 times
[C] will become 2.25 times
[D] will become 6 times

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9. Via which of the following, the Ministry of Finance is required to review every quarter the trends in Receipts and Expenditure in relation to the Budget and place it before both Houses of Parliament?

[A] Constitution of India
[B] Responsibility and Budget Management Act 2003
[C] Finance Acts of every year
[D] Order of President of India

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10. The 1,020 MW Tala hydroelectric project is the biggest joint project between India and Bhutan so far. On which of the following rivers, this project is constructed?

[A] Wong Chhu
[B] Mo Chhuu
[C] Amo Chhu
[D] Di Chhu

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