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16-01-2019

1

Consider the following statements.

1. Hajong and Chakma are Buddhist communities entered into India from Bangladesh.

2. Kaptai dam, which is located on Karnapauli river is the only hydroelectric power station in Bangladesh.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

2

Consider the following statements.

1. Devadasi custom refers to the practice of dedicating young girls to temples as an offering to appease the gods.

2. This practice was prevalent in North eastern part of India.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

3

Consider the following match.

DAMS     RIVER

01. Indira Sagar dam     Narmada River

02. Krishnaraja Sagar dam     Krishna river

03. Mettur dam     Kaveri river


Select the correct answer from the given codes.

4

Consider the following statements.

1. Kumba mela is the world's largest religious congregation.

2. It has been inscribed on the UNESCO's Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

3. Kumba mela at Prayagraj is the oldest.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

5

Consider the following statements.

1. Volitional Evolution refers to the changes in the physical characteristics of an organism caused by deliberate human intervention in its genetic makeup.

2. Gaia hypothesis refers to a scientific hypothesis which states that the earth is a complex living entity, with the sustenance of life dependent on the self-regulating interactions among organisms and their inorganic surroundings.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?