07th December, 2016 (Prelims)

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Today’s 10 questions from 1989 GS-1 Prelims Paper [Questions 111 to 120]

For previous questions refer yesterday’s post.

Q111. The climate of India is of which of the following types ?

(a) Monsoonal

(b) Mediterranean

(c) Tropical

(d) Savanna


Q112. ‘Deorala’ was recently in news because of

(a) Mass rape of Harijan women

(b) Assassination of innocent bus passengers

(c) Sati incidence

(d) None of the above


Q113. The rebel force of which country is called the ‘Contras’ ?

(a) Nicaragua

(b) Cuba

(c) Costa Rica

(d) Grenada


Q114. Birds get thrust (forward motion) and lift (upward motion) from the

(a) Flapping of wings

(b) Twisting of feathers

(c) Shape of wings which is similar to aeroplane blades

(d) Air sacs


Q115. If a bacteria culture doubles exponentially in every 30 minutes, then after 5hours they become

(a) 10 fold

(b) 100 fold

(c) 1000 fold

(d) 10000 fold


Q116. Temperature of four places is given below. Which of the four places has the most continental climate ?

[Click on the image for better view]

Answer: (a)


Q117. Match the following :

(A) Chaitya (i) Amaravati

(B) Stupa (ii) Besnagar

(C) Pillar (iii) Karle

(D) Brick Temples (iv) Bhitragaon

A   B   C   D

(a) (i) (iii) (iv) (ii)

(b) (ii) (iii) (iv) (i)

(c) (iii) (i) (ii) (iv)

(d) (iii) (i) (iv) (ii)


Q118. Matchthe following :

(A) Charak (i) Samkhya

(B) Nagarjuna (ii) Sanskrit author

(C) Kapila (iii) Ayurveda

(D) Gorakhnath (iv) Rasaratnakara

A   B   C   D

(a) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)

(b) (ii) (i) (iii) (iv)

(c) (iv) (ii) (i) (iii)

(d) (iii) (iv) (i) (ii)


Q119. Matchthe following :

(A) Vitamin E (i) Scurvy

(B) Vitamin K (ii) Rickets

(C) Vitamin C (iii) Sterility

(D) Vitamin D (iv) Blood coagulation

A   B   C   D

(a) (i) (iii) (iv) (ii)

(b) (iii) (iv) (i) (ii)

(c) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii)

(d) (ii) (i) (iii) (iv)


Q120. Match the following :

(A) Doda-Beta (i) Nilgiri

(B) Makalu (ii) Himalaya

(C) Dhupgarh (iii) Aravali

(D) Guru-Shikhar (iv) Satpura

A   B   C   D

(a) (ii) (i) (iii) (iv)

(b) (iii) (ii) (i) (iv)

(c) (i) (ii) (iv) (iii)

(d) (iv) (i) (ii) (iii)

Tomorrow: Next 10 questions

To revise [Questions 101-110] refer yesterday’s post.

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