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16-02-2019

1

Consider the following regarding Trans Fatty Acids.

1. TFA’s are long hydrocarbon chains having double bonds.

2. These Trans fats occur naturally in meat and dairy products from ruminants.

3. Primary health risk of TFA is coronary heart disease.

Which of the following statements are incorrect?

2

Consider the following statements regarding Minimum support price (MSP).

1. The MSP are announced by the government at the beginning of the sowing season for 22 crops.

2. Decision taken to increase MSP by 1.5 times the production cost for all 22 crops in the interim budget 2019.

3. MSP announced on the basis of the recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP).

Which of the above statements are correct?

3

Consider the following statements.

1. In 1674, Shivajirao Bhonsle was formally crowned as the chhatrapati of his realm at Raigad.

2. The Singhagad Fort or Lion’s Fort at Pune was named after him.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

4

Consider the following statements.

1. The Taj Trapezium Zone comprises over 40 protected monuments including three World Heritage Sites, the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri.

2. TTZ is so named since it is located around the Taj Mahal and is shaped like a trapezoid.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

5

Consider the following statements.

1. Blood is considered to be a drug under the Drugs & Cosmetics Act, 1940.

2. National Blood Transfusion Council can issue binding guidelines.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?