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Question number: 158

» Geography

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

With reference to river Teesta, consider the following statements:

  1. The source of river Teesta is the same as that of Brahmaputra but it flows through Sikkim.
  2. River Rangeet originates in Sikkim and it is a tributary of river Teesta.
  3. River Teesta flows into Bay of Bengal on the border of India and Bangladesh.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 3 only

b.

1 and 3 only

c.

1, 2 and 3

d.

2 only

Question number: 159

» History

Appeared in Year: 2017

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With reference to Indian freedom struggle, consider the following events:

1. Mutiny in Royal Indian Navy

2. Quit India Movement launched

3. Second Round Table Conference

What is the correct chronological sequence of the above events?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

3 - 1-2

b.

3 - 2-1

c.

1 - 2-3

d.

2 - 1-3

Question number: 160

» Social and Economic Development

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

Consider the following statements:

  1. National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) helps in promoting the financial inclusion in the country.
  2. NPCI has launched RuPay, a card payment scheme.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 2

b.

1 only

c.

Neither 1 nor 2

d.

2 only

Question number: 161

» International Organizations

Appeared in Year: 2017

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With reference to ‘Asia Pacific Ministerial Conference on Housing and Urban Development (APMCHUD) ’, consider the following statements:

  1. The first APMCHUD was held in India in 2006 on the theme ‘Emerging Urban Forms — Policy Responses and Governance Structure’.
  2. India hosts all the Annual Ministerial Conferences in partnership with ADB, APEC and ASEAN.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Neither 1 nor 2

b.

2 only

c.

1 only

d.

1 and 2

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