Daily Five Apr 01 2017

Daily Five Apr 01 2017


Date: 01/04/2017
1. Tips/Tricks
2. Prelims Questions
3. QuickBytes
4. RAG topics
5. Mains Questions
All the below notes will also be updated in the ARISE IAS RAG List for systematic revision.
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1. Tips/Tricks

Artika [AIR 4]: Personality Test is the most whimsical part of the entire process. Try not to depend on it at all. The Mains Exam is what gets you in the final list. Give it your best shot!!


2. Prelims Questions

1. Which of the following is not of part core sector
a. Coal
b. Iron ore
c. Electricity
d. Cement

2. Which of the following is incorrectly matched (Hills and States)
1. Nallamala Hills – Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
2. Cardomom Hills – Kerala, Tamilnadu
3. Arunachalam Hills – Tamilnadu, Karnataka

Choose the right option
a. 1 Only
b. 3 Only
c. 1 and 2
d. 2 and 3
Ans:
1. b
The Eight Core Industries comprise nearly 38 % of the weight of items included in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP). These are Electricity , steel, refinery products, crude oil, coal, cement, natural gas and fertilisers.

2. b
Arunachala Hill is only in Tamilnadu, not in karnataka
Afforestation initiative that resulted in Arunachala hill in Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu
http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/holy-hill-gets-its-groves-back-afforestation-initiative-that-resulted-in-arunachala-hill-in-tiruvannamalai/article17752738.ece


3. QuickBytes (Use these quotes/figures/facts in your Mains Exam)

The objective of Regional Connectivity Scheme is to make
1. flying affordable for the masses,
2. to promote tourism,
3. increase employment and
4. promote balanced regional growth.
5. It also intends to put life into un-served and under -served airports.


4. RAG topics

1. Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) scheme:
SOURCE
2. The Treatment of Terminally Ill Patients Bill
SOURCE


5. Mains Questions

1. What is passive euthanasia? Discuss the merits and demerits of legalising “Right to assisted suicide”.
2. What are the objectives of Regional Flight Connectivity Scheme? Analyse its impact on the countries transport sector

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