PRELIMS BOOSTERS – 2018: Great Indian Bustard  and Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

      . PRELIMS BOOSTERS 2018 Great Indian Bustard  and Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)   Great Indian Bustard Critically endangered — IUCN Red data list Heaviest of the flying birds These birds are often found associated in the same habitat as blackbuck. 4. Habitat Arid and semi-arid grasslands with scattered short scrub, bushes …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 12

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 12   1) Which of the following statements is/are correct? The success of mammals as species is largely due to their ability to maintain a constant body temperature and thrive irrespective of the thermal conditions. The human beings try to maintain homeostasis. Select the correct …

PRELIMS BOOSTERS 2018: Lion-tailed Macaque and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

        . PRELIMS BOOSTERS 2018 Lion-tailed Macaque and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)   Lion-tailed Macaque Endangered – IUCN red list Habitat Mainly diurnalarboreal, it prefers the upper canopy of primary tropical evergreen rainforest but may also be found in monsoon forest in hilly country and in disturbed forest. It can be found …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 11

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 11   1) National Air quality Index is determined on the basis of concentration of which of the pollutants? Carbon Dioxide Carbon monoxide Ozone Ammonia Particulate Matter 2.5 Select the correct answer using the code below: a) 1 and 2 only b) 1, 2 and …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 10

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 10 1) Which of the following migratory birds is/are in critically endangered category of IUCN Red list? Pelican Siberian Crane Stork Flamingo Pintail Duck Curlew Select the correct answer using the code below: a) 2 only b) 2 and 4 only c) 1, 2, 3 …

PRELIMS BOOSTERS – 2018: Nilgiri Tahr and International Energy Agency (IEA)

. Insights IAS Prelims Boosters – 2018 ARCHIVES   Nilgiri Tahr & International Energy Agency (IEA) Nilgiri Tahr Endangered — IUCN Habitat : Open montane grassland habitat of the South Western Ghats montane rain forests ecoregion. Endemic to the Nilgiri Hills and the southern portion of the Western Ghats in the states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala in Southern India (ex: Anamalai Hills, Palni Hills) State animal of Tamil Nadu …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 9

SOLUTIONS  INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 9 1) Consider the following statements in respect of Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA): It ensures expeditious and transparent utilization of compensatory levies realized in lieu of forest land diverted for non-forest purpose. The Funds will be primarily spent on afforestation to …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 8

SOLUTIONS INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 8 To give this test as QUIZ, click here. Henceforth, we will be posting solutions separately after each Revision test.  We will also post Interactive Quiz along with this post (it’s easy to prepare quiz using plugin in early morning when traffic is low.)     1). …

INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 8

INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 8     1). Match the following with respect to committees on poverty in India: List 1                                                                      List 2 A) Lakdawala Committee                                 1) Urban Poverty B) Hashim Committee        …

SOLUTIONS – INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 7

  SOLUTIONS INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 7 To give this test as QUIZ, click here. Henceforth, we will be posting solutions separately after each Revision test.  We will also post Interactive Quiz along with this post (it’s easy to prepare quiz using plugin in early morning when traffic is low.)   1). …

REVISION TESTS COMPILATIONS: Insights Revision Tests 2018 Compilations Test 1 to 4

REVISION TESTS COMPILATIONS Insights Revision Tests 2018 Compilations Test 1 to 4 We have created a question paper of 100 questions to give the feel of actual UPSC paper. Solutions are also attached. You can download these both at Downloads and Revision Tests – 2018 pages.  Click below links to download Insights Revision Plan 2018: …

SOLUTIONS + Quiz: Insights Revision Test for Prelims 2018- DAY – 6

SOLUTIONS INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 6 To give this test as QUIZ, click here. Henceforth, we will be posting solutions separately after each Revision test.  We will also post Interactive Quiz along with this post (it’s easy to prepare quiz using plugin in early morning when traffic is low)       …

INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 6

INSIGHTS REVISION TEST for Preliminary Exam 2018: Test – 6  Quiz plugin is slow and doesn’t work when we are trying to post more questions.  SOLUTIONS will be posted at 11 am tomorrow. You may post your answers in the comment box. 1). Consider the following statements about agriculture in India: The dynamics of agricultural …