UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 139

 

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UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 139

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Question 1
Consider the following statements

1. DigiYatra is an industry-led initiative coordinated by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology to create awareness about the benefits of digital infrastructure in rural areas.

2.Vayoshreshtha Samman is a Scheme of National Awards instituted by the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment for institutions involved in rendering distinguished service for the cause of elderly persons especially indigent senior citizens.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
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Question 1 Explanation: 

DigiYatra is an industry-led initiative co-ordinated by the Ministry of Civil Aviation that provide airline travellers 'digitally unified flying experience' across all stages of their journey. "

Question 2
Consider the following statements about Global Gender Gap Index 2018
  1. It is released annually by World Bank
  2. It measures economic opportunity, political empowerment, educational attainment and health and survival.
  3. India has fully closed its tertiary education gender gap for the first time.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
A
1 only
B
1 and 2
C
2 and 3
D
1, 2, 3
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Question 2 Explanation: 

Global Gender Gap report is published annually by the world economic forum since 2006. Global gender gap index is a part of this which measures gender equality across four pillars- they are economic opportunity, political empowerment, educational attainment and health and survival.

India has recorded improvement in wage equality for similar work and has fully closed its tertiary education gender gap for the first time.

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Question 3
The Registrar of Companies which deals with registration of companies, comes under which ministry
A
Ministry of Commerce and Industry
B
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
C
Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise
D
Ministry of Heavy industry and Public enterprise
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Question 3 Explanation: 
The Registrar of Companies
  • The Registrar of Companies (ROC) is an office under the Indian Ministry of Corporate Affairs that deals with administration of the Companies Act 1956 and Companies Act, 2013.
  • There are currently 22 Registrars of Companies (ROC) operating from offices in all major states of India.
  • Some states, such as Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu, have two ROCs each. Section 609 of the Companies Act, 1956 tasks the ROCs with the primary duty of registering companies and LLPs- limited liability partnership, floated in the respective states and the union territories under their administration.
Question 4
National Initiative for School Heads' and Teachers Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) was launched in which of the following state/union territory?
A
New Delhi
B
Puducherry
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Jammu & Kashmir
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Question 4 Explanation: 
National Initiative for School Heads' and Teachers Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) was launched in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. The objective of the programme is to motivate and equip teachers to encourage and foster critical thinking in students. The programme aims to build the capacities of around 42 lakh participants covering (a) all teachers and heads of elementary Government schools (b) faculty members of State Councils of Educational Research and Training (SCERTs) and District Institutes of Education and Training (DIETs) and (c) Block Resource Coordinators and Cluster Resource Coordinators in all States and UTs.
Question 5
Which Vedic text describes the theory of rebirth for the first time?
A
Chhandogya Upanishad
B
Manduka Upanishad
C
Satapatha Brahmana
D
Brihadaranyaka Upanishad
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Question 5 Explanation: 
Chhandogya Upanishad
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