UPSC Prelims Mini Mock Test: 100

1.
Which of the following are the criteria for a town to be classified as "Census Town"?
  1. Minimum population of 5000
  2. About 75% of male working population engaged in non agricultural sector
  3. Minimum area of the town should be 100 acres
  4. Density of population of at least 400 person per sq.km
Select the correct code from options given below:<
2.
The place of origin of fault within the earth surface for an earthquake is called _?
3.
Consider the following statements about the LISA Pathfinder Mission:
  1. The mission is being carried out jointly by NASA and ESA (European Space Agency (ESA) 
  2. The prime objective of the mission is to study gravitational waves
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
4.
What benefits are available to farmers under the National Food Security Mission?
1. Financial assistance for purchase of seeds
2. Financial assistance for machines and farm equipments
3. Financial assistance for micronutrients in rice crops
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
5.
With reference to the Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research, consider the following statements:
1. It’s a statutory body established by an act of Parliament
2. One of its objectives is to focus on research in areas not ordinarily taught in Indian universities
3. It collaborates with Council of Scientific Research (CSIR) to achieve its objectives
Which among the above is / are correct statements?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *