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KPSC PRELIMES MODEL QUESTION PAPER (21/07/2017)



  1. 1. Question
    With reference to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) and the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), which of the following statements is/are correct ?

    1. IUCN is an organ of the United Nations and CITES is an international agreement between governments.
    2. IUCN runs thousands of field projects around the world to better manage natural environments.
    3. CITES is legally binding on the States that have joined it, but this Convention does not take the place of national laws.
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  2. 2. Question
    Which of the following statements about snow leopard is/ are correct?

    1.It is listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
    2.it is the National Heritage Animal of Afghanistan.
    3.it has been found in north Sikkim.
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  3. 3. Question
    Which of the following statements WWF(World Wide Fund for Nature) is/ are correct?

    1.It is working in the field of the biodiversity conservation, and the reduction of humanity’s footprint on the environment.
    2.WWF publishes the Living Planet Index .
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  4. 4. Question
    Which of the following statements about UDAY scheme is/are correct?

    1.The scheme provides that States would take over 75% debt of Discoms, in two years.
    2.It envisages to reduce interest burden, cost of power and AT&C losses.
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  5. 5. Question
    Which of the following statements about Zika virus Outbreak is/are correct?
    1.transmitted by daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes, such as A. aegypti.
    2.Zika virus can migrate between humans through sexual contact.
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