November 2018 (Eng) Set 1

With reference to Kisan Credit Card(KCC), consider the following statements:
1. The scheme was launched in India in 1998 to provide affordable and timely credit to Indian farmers.
2. Loan through this scheme is provided only to the cultivator farmer not tenant farmers.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Which of the following gases are released in atmosphere due to Stubble Burning?
1. Methane
2. Carbon di oxide
3. Peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN)
4. Volatile Organic compound(VOC)
5. Sulfur Di Oxide
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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With reference to Central Board of Investigation(CBI), consider the following statements:
1. CBI is non-constitutional and non-statutory body.
2. It derives its powers from DPSE Act 1946.
3. It operates under the jurisdiction of Ministry of Home Affairs.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Consider the following statements with reference to Reserve bank of India(RBI) Act 1934:
1. Scheduled banks are defined under this act.
2. This act has special provision under section 7 which allows only the Finance Ministry to issue directions to RBI under public interest.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Consider the following statements:
1. Global warming is a long-term rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system.
2. Anti-global warming method such as stratospheric aerosol injection is the only method to reduce global warming.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Consider the following statements with reference to Tuberculosis(TB):
1. India is the country with the highest burden of TB in the world.
2. TB eradication plan of India is lagging behind World health Organisation (WHO) target year.
Which of the following statements is/are correct?

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With reference to Private Member Bill in Indian Parliament, consider the following statements:
1. The introduction of Private member Bill in any House requires fourteen days’ notice.
2. A Constitutional Amendment bill can be a Private Member bill
Which of the following statements is/are correct?

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The term ‘Green Crackers’ is a/an:

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The term ‘Nuclear Triad’ was recently seen in the news with reference to: