1. Which of the following religions are included in the Schedule Castes in India?

  1. Hindus
  2. Sikhs
  3. Jains
  4. Christians
  5. Buddhists
  6. Muslims

Select the correct answer using the code given below:


2. Consider the following statements regarding the Hindu Succession (Amendment) Act, 2005:

  1. Section 6 of the Hindu Succession Act, 1956 was amended to make a daughter of a coparcener also a coparcener by birth “in her own right in the same manner as the son”.
  2. It also gave the daughter the same rights and liabilities “in the coparcenary property as she would have had if she had been a son”.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?



Consider the following statements:

  1. ‘Prisons’ is a State subject under the State List of the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution.
  2. By virtue of Article 72 and 161 of the Constitution of India, the President and Governor can grant pardon, to suspend, remit or commute a sentences passed by the courts.
  3. In remission, the duration of the sentence is reduced, by changing the nature of the sentence.

Which of the statements given above is/are not correct?


4. With respect to the pardoning powers of the President of India the state Governors, consider the following statements:

  1. Both the Governor and the President can pardon sentences inflicted by court-martial. 
  2. The President can pardon the death sentence while the Governor cannot. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


5. What do you understand about LVM-3, in the news recently? 



6. Which of the following statements are incorrect?

  1. The TOPS funding to sportspersons is only for the purpose to win medals in the Olympic Games.
  2. TOPS funding is given to new sportspersons who have never represented India in the Olympics yet.



7. Which of the following statements correctly explains the impact of the Industrial Revolution on India during the first half of the nineteenth century? 



8. Consider the following  with regard to Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs).

  1. Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) are large expulsions of plasma and magnetic field from the Sun’s corona.
  2. They expand in size as they propagate away from the Sun.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?


9. Consider the following statements regarding the Constitution bench of the Supreme Court.

  1. It is the name given to the benches of the Supreme Court of India which consist of at least four judges of the Supreme court.
  2. The Chief Justice of Indiahas the power to constitute a Constitution Bench and refer cases to it.
  3. It is constituted for the purpose of hearing any reference made by the President of India under Article 143. 

Which of the above statements is/are correct?


10. Which of the following are the sites in  Indus Valley Civilisation?

  1. Manda
  2. Rakhigarhi
  3. Sutkagen Dor
  4. Daimabad

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