UPSC Prelims Full Length Test - 88

1.
Consider the following statements:
  1. Andal was a woman Alvar whose compositions were widely sung.
  2. Karaikkal Ammaiyar was a devotee of Shiva who adopted the path of extreme asceticism in order to attain her goal
Which of the above statements is / are correct?
2.
Consider the following statements with respect to India's geographical span:
  1. The distance between India's extreme latitudes is more in comparison to distance between India's extreme longitudes
  2. The total land-border of India is almost double of total coastline of India (including islands).
Which of the above is / are correct statements?
3.
Which of the following Greek Explorers is considered to have left the earliest account of India?
4.
A 10 Kg block of Iron has which of the following twice in value in comparison to a 5 Kg block of Iron?
  1. Inertia
  2. Mass
  3. Volume
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
5.
Which of the following is / are correct statements with respect to Copper (Cu), Silver (Ag) and Gold (Au)?
  1. All of them are can be found naturally in their elemental state
  2. All of them belong to same group in the periodic table
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

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