UPSC Prelims Full Length Test - 79

According to the archeological evidences, which of the following animals were possibly known to the Harappans?
  1. Pigs
  2. Cats
  3. Camels
  4. Horses
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Consider the following statements:
  1. Megasthenes states that he did not notice any slaves in India.
  2. According to Arthasastra, slaves were engaged in the agricultural operations on a large scale.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Which of the following differences on arbuscular and ectomycorrhizal fungi are correct?
  1. Ectomycorrhizal fungi do not penetrate the root cells whereas arbuscular fungi penetrate the root cells of host plants.
  2. Ectomycorrhizal fungi are involved in phytoremediation where arbuscular fungi are not involved in phytoremediation.
  3. Ectomycorrhizal fungi are extracellular while arbuscular are intracellular.
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Consider the following statements:
  1. The first rubber plantations in India were set up in 1895 in Tamil Nadu.
  2. Rubber cultivation on a commercial scale was introduced in 1902.
  3. Non-traditional rubber growing regions are Meghalaya, Odisha, Maharashtra.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
Which of the following statements on ‘East Timor’ are correct?
  1. It was a Dutch colony.
  2. It was officially recognized by the United Nations in 2002.
  3. It holds observer status in ASEAN.
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