Daily Five Jul 03 2017

Daily Five Jul 03 2017


Date: 03/07/2017
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

Practice drawing India Maps using the grid lines. Thats a faster and easier method to draw maps
http://www.wikihow.com/Draw-the-Map-of-India


2. Prelims Questions

1. Who was the Governor General when 1857 First war of independence took place?
a. Lord Lytton
b. Lord Canning
c. Lord Dufferin
d. Lord Curzon

2. Identify the correct statement(s)
1. Dust clouds shield the earth from the sun’s rays, depressing land and sea temperatures and reducing the variation between the two.
2. A good monsoon, which is produced by the difference in temperature between land and sea, is thus strengthened by aerosol accumulation.
3. Aerosols cause air pollution and smog and aggravate conditions such as asthma.
Choose the correct option
a. 1 and 2 only
b. 1 only
c. 1 and 3 only
d. 1,2,3

Ans:
1. B (Governor Generals and their role is important – similar questions were asked in 2017 and past papers)
2. C (Monsoon is weakened by aerosol accumulation not strengthened – July 3rd The Hindu paper)


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

You never fail until you stop trying – Albert Einstein


4. RAG topics

1. Significance of SCO by Gaurav
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yhpmGGanjCULTHPu1c36g9_F2_aqlwNz8QLzOq-V3Ys/edit?usp=sharing

2. Police reforms in India by Keerthi
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2R8MqzmuRrpTC1nY0RLbWJya1U/view?usp=sharing


5. Today’s Mains Questions

1. Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) membership is a stepping stone, India’s real destination is Central Asia. Elaborate
2. Police reform remain a non-starter in India. Discuss the challenges of transforming ruler’s police into people’s police.

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