UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 49

UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 49

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Question 71 [CLICK ON ANY COICE TO KNOW RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following is/are correct regarding Down's Syndrome;
  1. It is an autosomal chromosome abnormality.
  2. It is caused by the absence of 21ts chromosome.
Select the correct answer using code below;
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 71 Explanation: 
: Statement 1 is correct. Down syndrome is a genetic disorder and the most common autosomal chromosome abnormality in humans; autosomal means that it involves chromosomes other than sex chromosomes.

Statement 2 is incorrect. Down's syndrome, also known as trisomy 21, is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21.

Question 72 [CLICK ON ANY COICE TO KNOW RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following statements with reference to National Policy For The Treatment Of 'Rare Disease':
    1. Recently Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has published a national policy for the treatment of 450 'rare diseases'.
    2. Under the policy, there are three categories of rare diseases.
    3. A rare disease, is any disease that affects a high percentage of the population.
Which of the given above statements is/are correct?
A
1 and 2
B
2 only
C
2 and 3
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 72 Explanation: 
  • A rare disease, also referred to as an orphan disease, is any disease that affects a small percentage of the population.
  • The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has published a national policy for the treatment of 450 'rare diseases'.
  • Under the policy, there are three categories of rare diseases - requiring one-time curative treatment, diseases that require long-term treatment but where the cost is low, and those needing long-term treatments with high cost.

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Question 73 [CLICK ON ANY COICE TO KNOW RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following statements:
  1. Syria is bordered by Turkey on the north, Lebanon and Israel on the west, Iraq on the east, and Jordan on the south.
  2. There are 21 countries which border the Mediterranean Sea. They are Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Morocco, Monaco, Montenegro, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
A
Only 1
B
Only 2
C
Both are correct
D
Neither are correct
Question 73 Explanation: 
Both are correct.
Question 74 [CLICK ON ANY COICE TO KNOW RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following pairs: Scheme Sector/ Area FAME India - Hybrid and electric vehicles Ci-Dev - Energy Conservation portal SAMEEP - Student outreach programme Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?
A
1 and 3 only
B
2 only
C
2 and 3 only
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 74 Explanation: 
FAME India Scheme (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid &) Electric Vehicles in India) launched with the objective to support hybrid/electric vehicles market development and Manufacturing ecosystem. The scheme has 4 focus areas i.e. Technology development, Demand Creation, Pilot Projects and Charging Infrastructure. Ci-Dev - World Bank's Carbon Initiative for Development supports low-carbon investments in least developed countries, using carbon-linked performance payments. It will focus on projects that improve and increase access to energy, using clean and efficient technologies.

SAMEEP - Students and MEA Engagement Programme, aims to take Indian foreign policy and its global engagements to students across the country.

Question 75 [CLICK ON ANY COICE TO KNOW RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following statements wrt Exchange Traded Funds(ETFs)
    1. ETFs are mutual funds listed and traded on stock exchanges
    2. Bharat 22 is the type of ETF in India
    3. ETF can be bought and sold throughout the day like stocks on a stock exchange Unlike traditional mutual funds
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
A
2 and 3 only
B
1 and 2 only
C
1 only
D
All of the above
Question 75 Explanation: 

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