July 16, 2024
Consider the following statements:
1 Arsenic is an odourless and tasteless metalloid widely distributed in the earth’s crust.
2. Greater flamingo, the tallest of all flamingos, is the state bird of Gujarat.
3. International Tea Day is observed annually on May 21st.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
Consider the following statements:
1. Long-term exposure to arsenic from drinking-water and food can cause cancer and skin lesions, cardiovascular disease and diabetes.
2. IUCN Red list status of Greater flamingo is vulnerable.
3. Tea is a beverage made from the Camellia sinensis plant.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
Consider the following statements:
1 Shallower aquifers generally contain lower amounts of arsenic than deeper groundwater aquifers.
2. The Najafgarh Lake is fed by Sahibi River.
3. Darjeeling Tea also known as "Champagne of teas," was the 1st GI tag product in India.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
Consider the following statements:
1 World Metrological Organisation is a specialized agency of UN.
2. Its headquarters are located in Rome, Italy.
Which of the following statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Consider the following statements:
1 A bust of Mahatma Gandhi was recently inaugurated in Hiroshima, Japan.
2. Hiroshima was the site of world's first nuclear bomb nicknamed Fat Man.
Which of the following statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Consider the following statements:
1 India has launched Operation Dhvast to aid those affected by Cyclone Mocha in Myanmar.
2. The name ‘Mocha‘ has been suggested by Yemen.
Which of the following statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
The Supreme court-appointed expert panel in the Hindenburg-Adani case was headed by-
  • (A) Justice A.M. Sapre
  • (B) Nandan Nilekani
  • (C) K. V. Kamath
  • (D) Somasekhar Sundaresan
Who is the author of book titled “The Golden Years: The Many Joys of Living a Good Long Life”?
  • (A) Vikram Seth
  • (B) Anita Desai
  • (C) Arundhati Roy
  • (D) Ruskin Bond
The innovative “Patch Reporting App” to report potholes has been launched in the state of-
  • (A) Uttarakhand
  • (B) Madhya Pradesh
  • (C) Maharashtra
  • (D) Gujarat
World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development is observed on-
  • (A) May 18th
  • (B) May 19th
  • (C) May 20th
  • (D) May 21st
Kangra tea was given GI status by Registrar of Geographical Indicators in the year
  • (A) 2005
  • (B) 2006
  • (C) 2007
  • (D) 2008

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