Ans. (d) England
Ans. (a) Conservative
Ans. (a) Britain, Russia, Prussia and Austria
Ans. (a) France
Ans. (b) Metternich
Ans. (a) Otto von Bismarck
Ans. (c) Giuseppe Mazzini
Ans. (a) Maharashtra
Ans. (c) Arid soil
Ans. (c) Running water
Ans. (a) Odisha
Ans. (b) Victor Emmanuel II
Ans. (a) Communication
Ans. (d) There is a community government which has special powers of administration
Ans. (b) Business
Ans. (d) The sub-units are subordinate to the central government.
Ans. (b) Secondary
Ans. (d) Primary
Ans. (d) Over-utilization
Ans. (d) Marriage
Ans. (d) Only 1, 2 and 4 are correct
Ans. (d) Only 1, 2 and 3 are correct.
Ans. (d) Sardinia-Piedmont
Ans. (b) Only 1, 2 and 3 are correct.
Ans. (d) An equitable distribution of resources
Ans. (a) Deforestation
Ans. (d) Argentina - Federal
Ans. (a) Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true and Reason (R) is the correct explanation Assertion (A).
Ans. (a) Different organs of government
Ans. (c) I-D; II-C; III-B; IV-A
Ans. (a) United States of America
Ans. (a) Office of the Prime Minister
Ans. (c) ₹ 12,000
This section consists of two cases - A and B. There are total of 12 questions in this section. Attempt any 5 questions from each case.
Case A: Read the cource given below. Attempt any 5 questions out of 6 (Q. No. 47-52) questions.
Jhumming: The 'Slash and burn' agriculture is known as 'Milpa' in Mexico and Central America, 'Conuco' in Venezuela, 'Roca' in Brazil, 'Masole' in Central Africa, 'Ladang' in Indonesia, 'Ray' in Vietnam.
In India, this primitie form of cultivation is called 'Bewar' or 'Dahiya' in Madhya Pradesh, 'Podu' or 'Penda' in Andhra Pradesh, 'Pama Dabi' or 'Koman' or 'Bringa' in Odisha, 'Kumari' in Western Ghats, 'Valre' or 'Waltre' in South-eastern Rajasthan, 'Khil' in the Himalayan belt, 'Kuruwa' in Jharkhand, and 'Jhumming' in the North-eastern region.
Ans. (a) It is based on shifting cultivation
Ans. (a) Venezuela
Ans. (c) Brazil
Ans. (d) Low production
Ans. (b) Madhya Pradeshp>
Ans. (a) 1-C; 11-D; I –B; IV-A
Case B: Read the source given below. Attempt any 5 questions out of 6 (Q. No. 53-58) questions.
Take the case of Laxmi with her two-hectare plot of unirrigated land. The government can spend some money or bank can provide a loan, to construct a well for here family to irrigate the land. Laximi will then be able to irrigate her land and take a second crop, wheat, during the rabi season. Let us suppose that one hectare of wheat can provide employment to two people for 50 days (including sowing, watering, fertiliser application and harvesting). So two more members of the family can be employed in her own field. Now suppose a new dam is constructed and canals are dug to irrigate many farms. this could lead to a lot employment generation within the agriculture sector itself reducing the problem of underemployment.
Ans. (c) Marginal
Ans. (b) Agriculture
Ans. (c) Adjustment of large number of unskilled labourers
Ans. (a) Increase in production
Ans. (d) Canal