Thursday, September 1, 2016



11. The maximum number of fake institutions / universities as identified by the UGC in the year 2014 are in the State / Union territory of
(A) Bihar 

(B) Uttar Pradesh
(C) Tamil Nadu 

(D) Delhi

12. Which of the following institutions are empowered to confer or grant degrees under the UGC Act, 1956?
(A) A university established by an Act of Parliament.
(B) A university established by an Act of Legislature.
(C) A university / institution established by a linguistic minority.
(D) An institution which is a deemed to be university.

13. Which of the following are the tools of good governance?
1. Social Audit
2. Separation of Powers
3. Citizen’s Charter
4. Right to Information
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:
(A) 1, 3 and 4 

(B) 2, 3 and 4
(C) 1 and 4 

(D) 1, 2, 3, and 4

14. The cyclone “Hudhud” hit the coast of which State?
(A) Andhra Pradesh 

(B) Karnataka
(C) Kerala 

(D) Gujarat

15. Which of the following is not a renewable natural resource?
(A) Clean air 

(B) Fresh water
(C) Fertile soil 

(D) Salt

16. Right to privacy as a Fundamental Right is implied in
(A) Right to Freedom
(B) Right to Life and Personal Liberty
(C) Right to Equality
(D) Right against Exploitation

17. Which of the following organizations deals with “capacity building programe” on Educational Planning?



18. Which of the following powers, the President has in relation to Lok Sabha?
1. Summoning
2 Adjournment- sine die
3. Prorogation
4. Dissolution
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:
(A) 1 and 4 

(B) 1, 2 and 3
(C) 1, 3 and 4 

(D) 1, 2, 3 and 4

19. The interval between two sessions of parliament must not exceed
(A) 3 months 

(B) 6 months
(C) 4 months 

(D) 100 days

20. Maximum participation of students during teaching is possible through
(A) Lecture method 

(B) Demonstration method
(C) Inductive method 

(D) Textbook method