UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 233

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Question 76 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW MCQ multiple objective type questions RIGHT ANSWER]
Unemployment which exists in any economy due to people being in the process of moving from one job to another is termed as?
A
Cyclical unemployment
B
Structural unemployment
C
Frictional unemployment
D
None of the above
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Question 76 Explanation: 
  • Frictional unemployment is the unemployment which exists in any economy due to people being in the process of moving from one job to another.
  • Structural unemployment is a form of unemployment caused by a mismatch between the skills that workers in the economy can offer, and the skills demanded of workers by employers (also known as the skills gap).
  • Cyclical unemployment is a factor of overall unemployment that relates to the cyclical trends in growth and production that occur within the business cycle. When business cycles are at their peak, cyclical unemployment will be low because total economic output is being maximized
Question 77 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW MCQ multiple objective type questions RIGHT ANSWER]
In which case did the Supreme Court promulgate a set of procedural guidelines for protecting women against sexual harassment at the workplace?
A
Shah Bano Case
B
Vishaka vs. State of Rajasthan
C
Indra Sawhney Case
D
Nandini Sundar Case
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Question 77 Explanation: 
Vishaka vs. State of Rajasthan
Question 78 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW MCQ multiple objective type questions RIGHT ANSWER]
Through which of the following way(s) Arsenic is released in the environment?
  1. Acidification of water bodies
  2. Volcanic eruptions
  3. Mining activities
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
A
2 and 3 only
B
1 only
C
1 and 3 only
D
None of the above
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Question 78 Explanation: 
Statement 1 is incorrect. Arsenic is released in the environment due to Acidification of water bodies. Acidification is the ongoing decrease in the pH of the water, caused by the uptake of carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere.

Statement 2 is correct. The Earth's crust is an abundant natural source of arsenic. Volcanic action is the most important natural source. The next most important source is arsenic-containing vapor that is generated from solid or liquid forms of arsenic salts at low temperatures.

Statement 3 is correct. Industrial processes such as mining, smelting and coal-fired power plants all contribute to the presence of arsenic in air, water and soil. Environmental contamination also occurs because it is used in agricultural pesticides and in chemicals for timber preservation.

Question 79 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW MCQ multiple objective type questions RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following statements with respect to India State-Level Disease Burden Initiative:
1. The prevalence of mental disorders is increasing from 1990 onwards
2. High level of disorders is prevalent in North-West region
Which of the following below given codes are correct?
A
1 only
B
1 and 2 only
C
1, 2 and 3
D
2 and 3 only
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Question 79 Explanation: 
India State-Level Disease Burden Initiative has released the first report on disease burden attributable to mental health from 1990. The study finds that roughly one in seven Indians or 197 million people suffered from mental disorders of varying severity in 2017.Among these, depression and anxiety disorders are the commonest mental disorders in India. The prevalence of mental disorders is increasing and is relatively higher in the southern states and in females. The Southern states namely Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Telangana, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh accounted for a higher prevalence of mental disorders.
Question 80 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW MCQ multiple objective type questions RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following statements regarding Principal Scientific Advisor;
  1. PSA is Chief Secretary in the Ministry of Science of Technology.
  2. PSA is Chairman of the Prime Minister's Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC).
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
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Question 80 Explanation: 
Statement 1 is incorrect. The Principal Scientific Adviser (PSA) is the chief advisor to the government on matters related to scientific policy and not the Chief Secretary to Minister of Science & Technology.

Statement 2 is correct. PM-STIAC is chaired by the Principal Scientific Adviser (PSA). The PM-STIAC is an overarching Council that facilitates the PSA's Office to assess the status in specific science and technology domains, comprehend challenges in hand, formulate specific interventions, develop a futuristic roadmap and advise the Prime Minister accordingly.

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