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Question 25

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Which of the following is not the advantage of the Bio-diesel?

I. Prolongs engine life due to high lubricity

II. Has higher Centane number what is, better ignition quality

III. Provides renewable Energy source

IV. Lesser flashpoint than HSD, thus is safer to store & transport

Choices

Choice (4)Response
a.I and IV
b.Only III
c.Only I
d.Only IV

Question 26

Natural Resources
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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves (ISPR).

List-Ⅰ (City)List-Ⅱ (Storage Capacity of Crude Oil)

(A)

Mangalore

(i)

1.33 million tonnes

(B)

Vishakhapatnam

(ii)

1.5 million tonnes

(C)

Padur

(iii)

2.5 million tonnes

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
a.
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
b.
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
c.
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
d.All of the above

Question 27

Natural Resources
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Global Solar Alliance Puts India Firmly in Driver’s Seat, the alliance started with adoption of the ‘Delhi Solar Agenda’ seeking ________

Choices

Choice (4)Response
a.To promoting research for development and implementation of improved tools and strategies.
b.To provide clean, affordable electricity to the underprivileged.
c.To raise the share of solar power in their energy basket with a view to mitigating climate change.
d.Both b. and c. are correct