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Question number: 787

» 2018 » September

» National News » Persons in News

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Consider the following statement about Dr. Syam Prasad Mookerjee:

i) He was a patriot who laid down his life for preserving unity & integrity of India.

ii) He became world’s youngest Vice-Chancellor of Calcutta University & held office till 1938.

iii) From 1941 to 1942, he served as Finance Minister of Bengal Province.

Choose the incorrect statement

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

iii only

b.

ii and iii only

c.

ii only

d.

None of the above

Question number: 788

» 2018 » September

» International News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Consider the following statement about Megachirella wachtleri:

i) Fossils previously thought to belong to earliest squamates by around 72 million years

ii) It described in 2001.

iii) Fossil was belonged to lepidosaur, type of primitive reptile.

Choose the incorrect statement

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

ii only

b.

i and iii only

c.

i and ii only

d.

iii only

Question number: 789

» 2018 » September

» National News » Environment

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Consider the following statement about Projects to improve Cyclone Monitoring and Forecasting:

i) Global Ensemble Forecasting System (GEFS) w/resolution of 26 km was adapted from NCEP, NOAA, USA.

ii) IMD runs cyclone specific Hurricane Weather Research & Forecast (HWRF) Model adapted from NCEP, NOAA, USA w/resolution of 28 km, 16 km, & 22 km for cyclone forecasting.

iii) Project is undertaken for up-gradation of Decision Support System of Tropical Cyclones Warning Services.

Choose the incorrect statement

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

ii only

b.

iii only

c.

ii and iii only

d.

i and ii only

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