Daily Five July 18 2017

Daily Five July 18 2017

1. Tips/Tricks

Just reading is not enough. Make notes or at least underline important lines

2. Prelims Questions

1) Which of the following institutions are bulwarks of the Democratic system of government in India:
1) Supreme Court
2) Election commission of India
3) Union public service commission
4) CBI
5) Comptroller and Auditor General of India
Which of the above options are correct:
A) 1,2,3,4 only
B) 3 and 4only
C) 1, 2, 5 only
D) 1, 2, 3, 5 only
2) The latitudes that pass through Sikkim also pass through
A) Rajasthan
B) Punjab
C) Himachal Pradesh
D) Jammu and Kashmir
1) D
2) A

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

4. RAG topics

A. Issues relating to development in health (GS-2)
B. Linkage between development and spread of extremism (GS-3)
C. Conservation, environment pollution and degradation management (GS-3)

5. Today’s Mains Questions

1. What is “Food Fortification” and how does it relevant to India? Examine Govt.’s effort to promote fortification of foods and role of Private sector in this initiative.
{Ans. Indicator: Examine- candidate must investigate the topic closely and give opinion based on your observation.

2. The challenge which “Naxalism” presents in Indian democracy cannot be solved by the voting and representative democracy. This is the question of substance of Indian democracy. Comment.
{Ans. Indicator: comment- your opinion based question with justification.
Give a brief introduction of Naxalism – reasons for its development and put forward your opinion about whether it is law and order problem or the issue of acceptance of diversity and respect for alternative way of life.}

3. Examine Social forestry and its objectives in India. Bring out salient features of Compensatory Afforestation Fund Bill, 2016 and its implications on tribal people.
{Ans. indicator: http://m.timesofindia.com/home/environment/pollution/make-consent-of-gram-sabha-mandatory-for-every-afforestation-project-says-petition-in-rajya-sabha/articleshow/59619021.cms}

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