IAS Prelims CSAT Paper-I (Past Paper Ans/Explanations): Questions 50 - 53 of 100

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Question number: 50

» Environment and Ecology

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which of the following statements is/are correct? Proper design and effective implementation of UN-REDD + Program can significantly contribute to

1. Protection of biodiversity

2. Resilience of forest ecosystems

3. Poverty reduction

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2 and 3

b.

3 only

c.

2 and 3 only

d.

1 and 2 only

Question number: 51

» History

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

The plan of Sir Stafford Cripps envisaged that after the Second World War

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

India should be granted complete independence

b.

India should be given Dominion status

c.

India should be partitioned into two before granting independence

d.

India should be made a republic with the condition that she will join the Commonwealth

Question number: 52

» History

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

With reference to the religious history of India, consider the following statements:

  1. The concept of Bodhisattva is central to Hinayana sect of Buddhism.
  2. Bodhisattva is a compassionate one on his way to enlightenment.
  3. Bodhisattva delays achieving his own salvation to help all sentient beings on their path to it.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 3 only

b.

1, 2 and 3

c.

2 only

d.

1 only

Question number: 53

» Social and Economic Development

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

With reference to ‘Agenda 21’, sometimes seen in the news, consider the following statements:

  1. It is a global action plan for sustainable development
  2. It originated in the World Summit on Sustainable Development held in Johannesburg in 2002.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 only

b.

1 and 2

c.

Neither 1 nor 2

d.

1 only

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