Civil Services (Pre) 2011 GS-Paper 1

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Test Date : 04 May 2014
Test Time : 11:00
Question : 100
Duration : 120 Mins
Max Marks : 200
-ve Marking : Yes (0.33)
Test Participants : 5
Avg. Test Score : 46.26
Practiced By : 18

Civil Services (Pre) 2011 GS-Paper 1

Erewise team has brought Previous year Test Papers on our Online Test Platform. You can attempt last year questions on our Test platform and analyse your Rank, Marks while revising it any number of time. This Paper is General Studies Paper 1 of Civil Services Preliminary exam conducted by UPSC on 12th June 2011.

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. This Test Booklet contains 100 questions. Each item comprises four responses (answers). You select the response which you want to mark on the Answer Sheet. In case, you feel that there is more than one correct response, mark the response which you consider the best. In any case, choose ONLY ONE response for each item.
  2. All items carry equal marks (2 marks)
  3. Penalty for wrong answers:

THERE WILL BE PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS MARKED BY THE CANDIDATE.

  1. There are four alternatives for the answer to every question. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, 0.33 marks will be deducted as penalty.
  2. If a candidate gives more than one answer, it will be treated as a wrong answer even if one of the given answers happens to be correct and there will be same penalty as above to that question, if it has a penalty.
  3. If a question is Unanswered (not marked), i.e., no answer is given by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

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Sample Questions
Q1.

The lowering of bank rate by the reserve bank of India  leads to  ?

1. More liquidity in the market
2. Less liquidity in the market
3. No change in the liquidity in the market
4. Mobilization of more deposits by commercial banks
Q2.
Human activities in the recent past have caused the increased concentration  of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, but a lot of it does not remain in the lower atmosphere because of  ?
1. Its escape into the outer stratosphere.
2. The photosynthesis by phytoplankton in the oceans.
3. The trapping of air in the polar ice caps.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct   ?
1. 1 and 2
2. 2 only
3. 2 and 3
4. 3 only
Q3.
With reference to India, consider the following central acts :
1. Import and export (control) act, 1947.
2. Mining, and mineral development (regulation) act, 1957.
3. Customs act, 1962.
4. Indian forest act, 1927.
Which of the above acts have relevance to/bearing on the biodiversity conser-vation in the country ?
1. 1 and 3 only
2. 2,3 and 4 only
3. 1,2,3 and 4
4. None of the above acts
Q4.
Why is the government of India disinvesting its equity in the central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) ?
1. The government intends to use the revenue earned from the disinvest-ment  mainly to pay back the external debt.
2. The government no longer intends to retain the management control of the CPSEs.
Which the correct statements given above is/are correct ?
1. 1 only
2. 2 only
3. Both 1 and 2
4. Neither 1 nor 2
Q5.
With what purpose is the government of India promoting the concept of “Mega food parks” ?
1. To provide good infrastructure facilities for the food processing  industry.
2. To increase the processing of perishable items and reduce wastage.
3. To provide emerging and eco-friendly food processing technologies to entrepreneurs.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below :
1. 1 only
2. 1 and 2 only
3. 2 and 3 only
4. 1,2 and 3

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4 kumarsuman3 4 15.93 00:32:10 Hrs
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4 shah.nidhi64 4 92.12 01:07:30 Hrs
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12 itsavi30 12 12.68 00:09:41 Hrs
13 vineetkyadav 13 9.00 00:09:08 Hrs
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16 sindhura 16 1.67 00:01:06 Hrs
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