UPPSC 2015 P1

Which species is largest of ‘toothed-whales
Sperm whale

Grains of Basmati rice get elongated on being cooked because of higher content of:

If a human disease breaks out across a large region of world, It is called?

>A pandemic is an epidemic of disease that has spread across a large region.

Which concerns soil?

Blue colour of sky is due to
Scattering of light

Tetraplagia, it means suffering from paralysis of
both hands & both legs

Neno plug refers to:
A small hearing aid


Pyrheliometer is used for measuring:
Solar radiation

Water borne diseases: cholera, diarrhea, pachis etc

Which is used in Genetic Engineering?

Bronze is an alloy of
Copper + Tin

[cytokinin] is plant hormone~ promote cytokenesis or cell division in plant.


From 26

A) Ashoka    Priyadarsin
B) Samudragupta   Parakramank

C) Chandragupta-II  Vikramadiya
D) Skandgupta   Kramaditya

**Who had not come to India with Ale…

UPPSC 2017 P1

Correct que

SCO summit in which India_as full member_held at

>SCO headquarter at Beijing. 
founded in 2001. 

Full members of SCO: 
Republic of China, 
Four Former Soviet Countries (Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan.)

 Jim Corbett National Park - 1936

Anti- tobacco day: 31 May

• Tropical forest – Silent Valley
• Conifer forest – Himachal Pradesh

• Mangroves - Sundarbans
• Deciduous forest – Rajasthan

•Lowering voting age from 21 to 18 - 61st Amendment

*• Curtailment of power judicial review - 38th Amendment

• Abolition of Right to property as fundamental right - 44th Amendment

No. of members in Rajyasabha
• Kerala - 9

• Odisha – 10

• Gujarat - 11
• Karnataka - 12

[Trick: KO GK]

Rajya Sabha First Constituted in [1952 ]

>Dr S. Radhakrishnan_ First Chairman of Rajya Sabha

 feature of a zonal council?
 >Advisory & Unconstitutional Body.
>set up Under States Reorganization Act, 1956

>Chandigarh is Included under Northern Zonal Council.

• [Zabt] levying land revenue in …

Social & Some Important Legislation:

Protection of Civil Rights Act, 1955

Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993

Protection to Women Women & Criminal Law 
[Under Indian Constitution Law & criminal Procedure code]

Environment (Protection) Act, 1986

Consumer Protection Act, 1986

Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988

Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989

information Technology Act, 2000

Right to Information Act, 2005

Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act-2005

UPPSC 2016 P1

Change in the base sequence within the germ is called

>corresponding change within the gene is called mutation. By process of mutation continuously changes occur in DNA.

The plants receive Nitrogen in form of

A man, who does not know when to stop eating, is suffering from


*‘Prithivyah Pratham Veer’ was title of

founder of ‘Vikramshila Vihar

*Which city_founded by Krishna Deva Rai?

Jahangir mainly patronised Which arts?

*Which Mughal ruler learnt Hindu Music from Lal Kalavant?

During Mughal Period, Madarsa_specialized in teaching of ‘Muslim Jurisprudence’, was located in

*From which rock shelter of Vindhyas, maximum number of human skeletons have been found?

Name of D . K . Karve of Western India Figures in context of
[Women Education]

‘The last Sun of Indian glory’ has been use for

A) First Carnatic War ~Treaty of Aix La Chapelle 

B) Third Carnatic War ~ Treaty of…