Expected Questions for CDS 1 2020

Expected Questions for CDS 1 2020


Expected Questions for CDS 1 2020: The "Combined Defence Services" (CDS) Examination is conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy. The Notification for the examination is usually released in the months of October/November and June/July, and the examinations are conducted in February and November respectively. CDS 1 2020 will held on 2 February 2020. Only unmarried graduates are eligible to sit for the exam. Successful candidates are admitted into the respective Academies after an interview conducted by the Services Selection Board (SSB). To clear the examination, first, you need is the complete information of the pattern, syllabus and previous year exam analysis so that it would become easy for you to analyse the examination and to prepare a strategy further. Here, we have provided you the Expected Questions for CDS 1 2020

Expected Questions for CDS 1 2020


Q.1) With reference to the Central Equipment Identity Register (CEIR) system, consider the following statements

1. It is a project initiated by the Department of Telecommunications.

2. It is for addressing security, theft and other concerns including reprogramming of mobile handsets.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

Ans: (c) Both 1 and 2

Explanation: This is a project undertaken by the DoT for addressing security, theft and other concerns including reprogramming of mobile handsets.

Q.2)  With regard to ‘NIRVIK’ scheme, recently seen in the news consider the following statements

1. It aims to ease the lending process and enhance loan availability for exporters.

2. It is introduced by Reserve Bank of India

3. It will help make Indian exports competitive.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 1 and 3 only

C. 1, 2 and 3

D. 2 and 3 only

Ans: (b) 1 and 3 only

Explanation: Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India (ECGC) has introduced ‘NIRVIK’ scheme to ease the lending process and enhance loan availability for exporters.

Q.3)  Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), often seen in the news, is an initiative of

A. NASA

B. ISRO

C. Roscosmos

D. Tesla

Ans: (a) NASA

Explanation: It is a NASA mission to the moon within the Lunar Precursor and Robotic Program (LPRP) in preparation for future manned missions to the moon and beyond (Mars). LRO is the first mission of NASA’s `New Vision for Space Exploration’.
Q.4) With regard to recently launched SARAL Index, Consider the following statements

1. It evaluates Indian states based on their attractiveness for Women’s education development.

2. It is an initiative of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

Ans: (b) 2 only

Explanation: SARAL has been designed collaboratively by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation (SSEF), Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) and Ernst & Young (EY).

Q.5) Consider the following statements

1. The minimum age of marriage is distinct from the age of majority in India.

2. Every Male attains the age of majority at 21 as per the Indian Majority Act, 1875.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

Ans: (a) 1 only

Explanation: Currently, the law prescribes that the minimum age of marriage is 21 and 18 years for men and women, respectively.

The minimum age of marriage is distinct from the age of majority, which is gender-neutral.

An individual attains the age of majority at 18 as per the Indian Majority Act, 1875.

For Hindus, Section 5(iii) of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 sets 18 years as the minimum age for the bride and 21 years as the minimum age for the groom. Child marriages are not illegal but can be declared void at the request of the minor in the marriage

Q.6) ‘The Global South’ a term often seen in news, is created by which among the following?

A.World Bank

B. IMF

C. OPEC

D. Arctic Council

Ans: (a) World Bank

Explanation: The Global South is an emerging term used by the World Bank to refer to countries located in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and considered to have low and middle income compared to the Global North

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