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Indian Economy Test 21
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Negative marks are -0.33 per wrong answer
Right answer is 1 mark
No time limit but finish in 30 mins
Solution can be found at below chapters:
Test series is based on following chapters.
Indian Economy Chapter 13: ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE
Indian Economy Chapter 14: VOLUME 2
Q1:Unconventional Sources of Gas
Hydralic fracking needed as high volume but difficult to drill
Reservoirs are impermeable and no natural fractures.
Tight gas sands, Shale gas, sync gas, coal bed methane.
Q2: Why is shale gas extraction not a priority in India?
Shale gas extraction isn't a priority in India since lots of area is needed
also water quantity is high and Guar gum supply needed but it will affect the price of this commodity.
Q3: Sources of Shale gas reserves in India are
Kaveri and Assam - Arakhan
Q4: Synthetic Gas
This is present in deep, underground coal reserves. Manual mining is difficult.
The technique used is digging two wells one for injecting water, oxygen and gassifying agent and the second production well for recovering the Syn-gas.
Q5: Hydrocarbon Exploration and Licensing Policy 2016
Uniform license for unconventional and conventional oil and gas exploration.
Graded royalty which is inversely related to risks and cost of sale of hydrocarbons. High to low risk is Ultra deep sea mining, deep sea, shallow and land.
Revenue sharing from gross sale of oil, gas unlike previous policy which favored profit sharing from sale after cost of exploration is recovered.
Q6: Natural gas pricing in India is a weighted average of the gas price of
Canada and Russia.
Q7:The country has advanced the date for nationwide rollout of which standard
Bharat stage 5
Bharat stage 4
Bharat stage 6
Q8:Export Control Organizations dont include
Nuclear Supplier's Group
Missile Technology Control Regime, Wassenaar Agreement
Q9:Which is true ?
AM, FM, waves are low frequency waves so cant travel long distances
very high frequency waves cant be reflected by ionosphere
AM, FM waves needs modulation to cover long distances
Q10: Bahujan Hitaay, Bahujan Sukhaay is motto
Food corporation of India
Red cross India
Q11: First Sanskrit news magazine was launched by Prasar bharati board named
man ki baat
Q12: C.B.F.C. is a statutory body under
Q13: Media Channels are Regulated by
News Broadcasters Association
Broadcasting Contents Complaints Council
Indian Broadcasting Foundation.
Q14:Highest award in Indian cinema presented annually at National Film Awards ceremony by Directorate of film festivals is
PL Deshpande award
Raj kapoor award
dadasaheb phalke award
Q15:Father of Indian Cinema
Bal shastri jambhekar
Q16: India's first full length feature film
Q17: Railway R&D organizations are
Q18: Bio vacuum toilets in trains
They have anaerobic bacteria that convert human waste into methane [bio-gas]
water, pathogen free compost.
Q19: Reasons for merging Rail budget
Rail budget is a publicity stunt to announce populist schemes however it doesn't have funds to implement projects.
Size of rail budget has decreased compared to defense so merging won't decrease outlay.
Railway shall not be needed to provide dividend payment to government anymore leading to savings.
Q20: Steps to improve regional connectivity
Max service tax to be 10%.
Viability gap funding via levy on air passengers from the Regional connectivity fund should be 80:20 and 90:10 for special category states.
Maximum 1% VAT on Airline turbine fuel [ATF] and provide concession on water, sewerage charges.
Q21: Civil Aviation Policy 2016 states
Subsidized training at public and private training schools for pilots to get commercial flight license.
DGCA to get more powers and private security agencies to be allowed to handle aircraft security.
Coastal areas to get sea plane tourism, air sports to be allowed.
Q22: Airports Authority of India is
Air traffic controller of India.
manages international , domestic and customs airports in India.
manages cargo terminals, pasenger terminals and radars and runways in the country.
Q23:Directorate General of Civil Aviation
regulator of civil aviation in the Country.
registers civilian aircrafts.
issues licence to pilots.
Q24:E-Commerce portal of CBEC for e-filing services to cargo and trade carriers is named
Q25:“Doing business” rankings are by the
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