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Which of the following is / are the characteristic/ characteristics of Indian coal?

1. High ash content
2. Low sulphur content
3. Low ash fusion temperature

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 2 only
yes
2 only
no
1 and 3 only
no
1, 2 and 3
no
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Consider the following ecosystems
1. Taiga
2. Tropical evergreen 
3. Tropical deciduous
4. Tundra
The correct sequence in decreasing order of the albedo values of these ecosystems is......
1, 4, 3, 2
no
4, 1, 2, 3
no
4, 1, 3, 2
yes
1, 4, 2, 3
no
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Consider the following two statements:

Assertion (A): Areas lying within five to eight degrees latitude on either side of the equator receive rainfall throughout the year.

Reason (R): High temperatures and high humidity cause convectional rain to fall mostly in the afternoons near the equator.

Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
yes
Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A
no
A is true but R is false
no
A is false but R is true
no
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Consider the following two statements:

Assertion (A): The amount of moisture in the atmosphere is related to latitude.

Reason (R): The capacity to hold moisture in the form of water vapor is related to temperature.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
yes
Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A
no
A is true but R is false
no
A is false but R is true
no
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Israel has common borders with.........
Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Egypt
yes
Lebanon, Syria, Turkey and Jordan
no
Cyprus, Turkey, Jordan and Egypt
no
Turkey, Syria, Iraq and Yemen
no
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Which one of the following countries is land locked?
Bolivia
yes
Peru
no
Suriname
no
Uruguay
no
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Among the following which planet takes maximum time for one revolution around the Sun?
Earth
no
Jupiter
yes
Mars
no
Venus
no
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Which one of the following statements is correct?
Cirrus clouds are composed of ice crystals
yes
Cirrus clouds exhibit a flat base and have the appearance of rising domes
no
Cumulus clouds are white and thin and form delicate patches and give a fibrous and feathery appearance
no
Cumulus clouds are classified as high clouds
no
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Consider the following towns of India:

1. Bhadrachalam
2. Chanderi
3. Kancheepuram
4. Karnal

Which of the above are famous for the production of traditional sarees/fabric?

1 and 2 only
no
2 and 3 only
yes
1, 2 and 3
no
1, 3 and 4
no
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The annual range of temperature in the interior of the continents is high as compared to coastal areas. What is/are the reason/reasons?

1. Thermal difference between land and water.
2. Variation in altitude between continents and oceans.
3. Presence of strong winds in the interior
4. Heavy rains in the interior as compared to coasts.
1 only
yes
1 and 2 only
no
2 and 3 only
no
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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