IAS Prelims CSAT Paper-I (Past Paper Ans/Explanations): Questions 25 - 28 of 100

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Question number: 25

» Environment and Ecology

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Recently, our scientists have discovered a new and distinct species of banana plant which attains a height of about 11 metres and has orange-coloured fruit pulp. In which part of India has it been discovered?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Maikala Hills

b.

Tropical rain forests of northeast

c.

Andaman Islands

d.

Anaimalai Forests

Question number: 26

» Geography

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which of the following is/are tributary tributaries of Brahmaputra?

1. Dibang

2. Kameng

3. Lohit

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 only

b.

1, 2 and 3

c.

1 and 3 only

d.

2 and 3 only

Question number: 27

» International Organizations

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Consider the following:

1. Calcutta Unitarian Committee

2. Tabernacle of New Dispensation

3. Indian Reform Association Keshab Chandra Sen is associated with the establishment of which of the above?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2 and 3

b.

3 only

c.

2 and 3 only

d.

1 and 3 only

Question number: 28

» Science

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Why does the Government of India promote the use of Neem-coated Urea’ in agriculture?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Nitrous oxide, which is a greenhouse gas, is not at all released into atmosphere by crop fields

b.

It is a combination of a weedicide and a fertilizer for particular crops

c.

Release of Neem oil in the soil increases nitrogen fixation by the soil microorganisms

d.

Neem coating slows down the rate of dissolution of urea in the soil

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