UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 250
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1. The share of manufacturing sector in the GDP has been nearly stagnant for the last two decades in India.
2. Among all the South Asian economies, India has the largest size of manufacturing sector.
Which of the above is/are correct?
Both 1 and 2
The share has been around 15 per cent for the last two decades with a slight decline recently.
- Prohibition of traffic in human beings and forced labour
- Abolition of untouchability
- Protection of the interests of minorities
- Prohibition of employment of children in factories and mines
2 and 4 only
1 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
1, 2 and 4 only
- To make India a mere exporter of important raw materials for the modern industries in Britain.
- To turn India into a sprawling market for the finished products.
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
The primary motive of the colonial government behind this policy of systematically deindustrialising India was two-fold. The intention was, first, to reduce India to the status of a mere exporter of important raw materials for the upcoming modern industries in Britain and, second, to turn India into a sprawling market for the finished
products of those industries so that their continued expansion could be ensured to the maximum advantage of their home country - Britain.
Religious harmony and coexistence
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Nagarhole National Park, Mysore
Dibru-Saikhowa National Park, Dibrugarh
Van Vihar National Park, Bhopal
Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Mumbai
Mumbai is home to the highest concentration of leopards anywhere in the world. They capitalise on hunting the animals that man brings into the city.
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