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Question number: 21

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Consider the following statements about the Cryodrakon boreas:

i) Cryodrakon boreas has been identified in Western Canada.

ii) It has a wingspan of 10m and weight about 250kg.

iii) It has a wingspan of 20m and weight about 350kg.

iv) This species is believed to have lived over 87 million years ago.

Choose the correct statement/statements:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

ii and iii

b.

iii and iv

c.

i and ii

d.

i, ii, iii and iv

Question number: 22

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Consider the following statements about the UGC Scholarships to be effective from Oct 1,2019:

i) The disbursal of the scholarships will be through offline system.

ii) This online system is being developed by the Canara Bank in integration with the Public Financial Management System (PFMS) platform for payments through DBT mode.

iii) There will be an OTP based login w. e. f from Oct 1,2019.

iv) The Exception Marking Facility doesn’t include linking existing branch based candidate.

Choose the correct statement/statements:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

ii and iii

b.

i and ii

c.

iii and iv

d.

i, ii, iii and iv

Question number: 23

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Consider the following statements about the Indian Institute of Skills Foundation in Mumbai:

i) The foundation stone for Indian Institute of Skills (IIS) at Mumbai, Maharashtra was laid down by the Union Minister of state for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE).

ii) This concept of establishing IIS (Indian Institute of Skills) was brought in from Japan on Indian Prime Minister’s visit to the Vocational Educational and Training Centre in Japan.

iii) The Indian Institute of Skills (IIS) will be set up in 3 cities namely, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Kanpur to promote to the Skill India Mission.

Choose the correct statement/statements

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

ii and iii

b.

i and iii

c.

i

d.

ii

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