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3RD OCTOBER ,2020 : DAILY 10.30 A.M UPSC PRELIMS ( 10 QUESTIONS) MCQs

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1. ‘Project Zero’ recently seen in news is associated with:

 
 
 
 

2. The New Code on Wages will amalgamate which of the following acts:

  1. Payment of Wages Act, 1936
  2. Payment of Bonus Act, 1965
  3. Employees State Insurance Act, 1948
  4. Equal Remuneration Act, 1976

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

 
 
 
 

3.  ‘Secretagogin’ recently seen in news is a/an:

 
 
 
 

4. With reference to E-Flow Norms for River Ganga, consider the following statements:

  1. It specifies that the upper stretches of the Ganga, from its origins in the glaciers and until Haridwar, would have to maintain: 20% of the monthly average flow throughout the year.
  2. Central Water Commission will be responsible for the supervision, monitoring, regulation of flows and reporting of the necessary information.                                                                                                                                                               Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
 
 
 
 

5. With reference to the Minimum Wages Act, 1948, consider the following:

  1. Under the Act, both Centre and the State governments are responsible in respect of their scheduled employments within their jurisdictions to fix and revise minimum wages.
  2. The Act is legally non-binding but statutory.
  3. Period to revise the minimum wages is five years.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 
 
 
 

6. The constitution mentions that It shall be the duty of the Union to promote the spread of the Hindi language. This is a 

 
 
 
 

7.  Three language formula was proposed by

 
 
 
 

8. As per constitution transfer of Judges from one High Court to another

High Court is made by the President after consultations with 

  1. Chief justice of India 
  2. collegium 
  3. Prime Minister
 
 
 
 

9.  Consider the following statements about Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS).

  1. They are the landscapes of aesthetic beauty that combine agricultural biodiversity, resilient ecosystems and a cultural heritage
  2. Kuttanad region is designated as GIAHS.
  3. GIAHS is designated by FAO.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

10. Which of the following high courts have multiples benches? 

  1. Mumbai 
  2. Delhi 
  3. Guwahati 
 
 
 
 

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