IAS Prelims Mock-Test 2020 – Set 80, 25 December

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1. Which of the following film media units merger approved by the Cabinet with the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) Ltd.?
1. Films Division
2. Directorate of Film Festivals
3. National Film Archives of India
4. Children’s Film Society, India
Choose the correct answer
(a) 1,3 and 4
(b) 1, 2 and 3
(c) 2, 3 and 4
(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

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2. Which of the following areas is/are covered under the Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020?
1. Rights of consumers and Obligations of Distribution licensees
2. Consumer as ‘prosumer’
3. Compensation mechanism and Grievance redressal mechanism
Choose the correct answer
(a) 1 and 2
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3
(d) 1, 2 and 3
3. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct about the ancient site of the Great Stupa at Sanchi?
1. One of the most important Buddhist centres, the discovery of Sanchi has vastly transformed our understanding of early Buddhism.
2. The rulers of Bhopal, Shahjehan Begum and her successor Sultan Jehan Begum, provided money for the preservation of the ancient site of Sanchi.
Choose the correct answer
(a) Only 1
(b) Only 2
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

IAS Prelims Mock-Test 2020 – Set 79, 24 December
4. From season to season, variations in the length of daytime and night time are because of:
(a) The rotation of the earth on its axis
(b) Latitudinal position of the place
(c) The revolution of the earth around the Sun in an elliptical manner
(d) Revolution of the earth on a tilted axis.
5. In which of the following aspects Parliamentary Committee on Management of Covid-19 has made a detailed assessment?
1. Preparedness
2. Augmentation of Health Infrastructure
3. Social and Economic Impact
Choose the correct answer
(a) 1 and 2
(b) Only 2
(c) 2 and 3
(d) 1, 2 and 3

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6. Consider the following statements regarding Natural Gas.
1. It is mainly extracted from the petroleum deposits deep beneath the earth. It occurs just above the layer of crude oil, as gases are lighter than oil
2. In India, Jaisalmer, Krishna Godavari delta, Tripura and some areas offshore in Mumbai have natural gas resources.
3. The Gas Authority of India Limited was set up in 1982 as a public sector undertaking to transport and market natural gas.
Choose the correct answer
(a) 1 and 2
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3
(d) 1, 2 and 3

IAS Prelims Mock-Test 2020 – Set 78, 23 December
7. Which of the following rivers of the Indian Peninsula flowing towards the west?
(a) Godavari
(b) Krishna
(c) Tapti
(d) Son
8. From ‘Ten Degree Channel’ which of the following island is separated?
(a) Nicobar and Sumatra
(b) Sumatra and Java
(c) Andaman and Nicobar
(d) Maldives and Lakshadweep

IAS Prelims Mock-Test 2020 – Set 77, 22 December
9. Which of the following projects are supported by the World Bank?
1. Strengthening Teaching-Learning and Results for States (STARS) Project
2. National Hydrology Project
3. National Biopharma Mission
Choose the correct answer
(a) 1 and 2
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3
(d) 1, 2 and 3

IAS Prelims Mock-Test 2020 – Set 76, 18 December
10. Consider the following statements regarding the USA Award ‘Legion of Merit’.
1. It is one of the USA’s highest military decorations, the award was instituted in 1942 by former President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
2. It is awarded to members of the USA armed forces and also members of foreign (i.e. non-USA) armed forces and sometimes heads of state or government.
3. The award is presented to foreign recipients in four categories: Chief Commander, Commander, Officer and Legionnaire.
Which of the following statement(s) given above is/are correct?
(a) 1 and 2
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3
(d) 1, 2 and 3
Ans: 1(d), 2(d), 3(c), 4(d), 5(d), 6(a), 7(c), 8(c), 9(d), 10(d)

Daily Gist of ‘The Hindu’, ‘PIB’, ‘Indian Express’ and Other Newspapers: 25 December, 2020

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