UPPSC 2018 PRE Answer Key – GS Paper 1 (All Sets)

UPPSC Answer Key – GS Paper 1 (All Sets)

Q. No SET A SET B SET C SET D
1 C A D
2 A C B
3 D B C
4 A C A
5 B B D
6 A C D
7 C A A
8 D A B
9 A C B
10 C B D
11 D C C
12 B B B
13 B A A
14 B A A
15 A D A
16 A A C
17 A B D
18 D C D
19 D A A
20 A C
21 C D B
22 B B A
23 B D B
24 D A A
25 D A B
26 A A B
27 A D A
28 A B A
29 B B C
30 B D C
31 D D C
32 A A C
33 C D D
34 D D C
35 A A C
36 D A D
37 A D C
38 D D B
39 A C D
40 C D A
41 B C B
42 C A B
43 B D D
44 C C B
45 A NCA B
46 A D D
47 C D
48 B B NCA
49 C D B
50 B B B
51 A A C
52 A C C
53 D D C
54 A B D
55 B C C
56 C A C
57 A D C
58 D C
59 D A D
60 B B
61 D B C
62 A D A
63 A C D
64 A B A
65 D A B
66 B A A
67 B A C
68 D C D
69 D D A
70 A D C
71 D A D
72 D C B
73 A B B
74 A A B
75 D B A
76 D A A
77 C B A
78 D B D
79 C A D
80 A A A
81 D C C
82 C C B
83 NCA C B
84 D C D
85 D D D
86 B C A
87 D C A
88 B D A
89 A C B
90 C B B
91 D D D
92 B A A
93 C B C
94 A B D
95 D D A
96 D B D
97 A B A
98 B D D
99 B A
100 D NCA C
101 C B B
102 B B C
103 A C B
104 A C C
105 A C A
106 C D A
107 D C C
108 D C B
109 A C C
110 C C B
111 B D A
112 A A
113 B C D
114 A A A
115 B D B
116 B A C
117 A B A
118 A A
119 C C D
120 C D B
121 C A D
122 C C A
123 D D A
124 C B A
125 C B D
126 D B B
127 C A B
128 B A D
129 D A D
130 A D A
131 B D D
132 B A D
133 D C A
134 B B A
135 B B D
136 D D D
137 D C
138 NCA A D
139 B A C
140 B A A
141 C B D
142 C B C
143 C D NCA
144 D A D
145 C C D
146 C D B
147 C A D
148 C D B
149 D A A
150 D C

 

UPPSC Answer Key – GS Paper 1 – 

The questions are in order as in Set (A)

  1. Saving energy and other resources for the future withour sacrificing people’s comfort is the definition of which of the following concepts?
  2. World Population Day is observed on
  3. Which of the following fixes the poverty line in India?
  4. Which of the following States ranks first in India in length of roads?
  5. Direct Tax Code in India is related to which of the following?
  6. The Head Quarters of the ‘Green Peace International’ is loacted at
  7. ABC Index announced by the Government of India is associated with which of the following?
  8. According to the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA) what percentage of world’s total population is currently living in urban areas?
  9. Which among the following is the secondary pollutant?
  10. In which of the following ecosystems the species diversity is relatively higher?
  11. Which of the following is NOT obtained from insects?
  12. Which of the following reprsents the decibal level of the rustling of tree leaves in normal circumstance?
  13. United Nations Conference on climate change , COP21 was held in
  14. When was India’s first National Action Plan on Climate Change released?
  15. Which is the most stable ecosystem?
  16. Incinerators are used for which of the following?
  17. What is ‘Green House Effect’?
  18. Which of the following is the main component of the natural gas?
  19. Which pain killer given to cattle is responsible for near extinction of vultures in India?
  20. Which of the following countries was the largest emitter of CO2 in 2015?
  21. Which of the following statements are true?1. Natural disasters cause maximum damage in developing countries.
    2. Bhopal gas tragedy was man-made.
    3. India is a disaster free country.
    4. Mangroves reduce the impact of cyclones.

    Select the correct answer from the codes given below :

    Codes :

  22. Which of the following has the highest velocity?
  23. Graphene is
  24. The sound will have highest velocity in
  25. A powerful eye irritant in the smoke is
  26. The book ‘A Brief History of Time’ has been written by whom?
  27. Which of the following is the richest source of Vitamin C?
  28. Which of the following planets may be suitable for existence of life?
  29. Einstein was award Nobel Prize for his theories
  30. Which of the following energy sources produces NO atmospheric pollution?
  31. The Directive principles of State Policy may be classified in to which of the following parts for the sake of convenient study?
  32. Which of the following was called as Economic cabinet of India by Ashok Chandra?
  33. Who was the Chief Justice of India when Public Interest litigation was introduced in the Indian Judicial system?
  34. Who is the author of the book “The Accidental Prime Minister”?
  35. Mention the correct date of the last meeting of the Constituent Assembly of India
  36. Which of the following CAN NOT be dissolved but abolished?
  37. When did the Government of India establish the independent Ministry for “Women and Child Development”?
  38. What can be the maximum representation from the Union Territories to the Lok Sabha?
  39. How many teams participated in FIFA World Cup organised in Russia from 14 June – 15 July 2018?
  40. In which of the following countries did Prime Minister Modi start ‘Ramayana Circuit’ on May 11, 2018?
  41. Purvanchal Express Way’ in Uttar Pradesh will not pass through which of the following cities?
  42. According to United Nation’s E-Government Index, 2018 India ranks at which place?
  43. Which of the following States was in the news for the outbreak of Nipah virus disease in May-June,2018?
  44. In which city the Indian National Digital Library was dedicated to the nation in June 2018 by Prakash Javadekar?
  45. What is the rank of India in the world as per Global Peace Index (GPI), 2018?
  46. 15th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas in January 2019 will be held in which city?
  47. From 4th July 2018 the Minimum Support Price (MSP) during 2018-19 for paddy per quintal is
  48. Who among the following won the Pakistan’s Parliamentary Elections in July 2018 and became the Prime Minister?
  49. Who among the following won the Magsaysay Award, 2018?
  50. The 10th ‘BRICS Summit 2018 was held in which of the following countries?
  51. Which of the following is a Samhita of Shukla Yajurveda?
  52. Given below are two statements, one is labelled as Assertion (A) and the other as Reason ®Assertion (A) : Turkish invasions on India were successful.
    Reason (R) : There was no political unity in North India.

    Select the correct answer from the codes given below :

    Codes :

  53. Arrange the following temples in a chronological order and select the correct answer from the codes given below :I. Brihdishwar temple
    II. Gangaikonda cholapuram temple
    III. Shore temple of Mahabalipuram
    IV. Sapt pagoda

    Codes :

  54. The inscription of Hathigumpha is the source of information about which king?
  55. Given below are two statements, one is labelled as Assertion (A) and the other as Reason (R) .Assertion (A) : In 1946, the Muslim League withdrew its acceptance of the Cabinet Mission Plan.
    Reason (R) : The Muslim League joined the interim government formed in 1946.

    Select the correct answer fromt the codes given below :

    Codes : :

  56. Which among the following sites provides evidence of domenstication of animals in the Mesolithic period?
  57. Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
  58. Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
  59. Arrange the following events in their chronological order and select the correct answer from the codes given below :A. Hunter Commission
    B. Sadlar Commission
    C. Wood’s Despatch
    D. Sargeant Plant

    Codes :

  60. Who among the following leaders founded the revolutionary organization – ‘Abhinav Bharat Society’?
  61. Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
    Rebellion Year
  62. Which of the following is the highest waterfall in India?
  63. Vegetation is the true index of climate’ This statement is associated with
  64. In which of the following countries is the Pampas grasslands situated?
  65. Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
    Desert Country
  66. Arrange the following coffee producing countries in descending order of their coffee production (2016, quantity) and select the correct answer from the codes given below :A. Colombia
    B. Vietnam
    C. Brazil
    D. Indonesia

    Codes :

  67. How much the maritime distance between India and Europe was reduced after the construction of the Suez Canal?
  68. Arrange the following Indian Meteorological Headquarters in Chronological order of their establishment and select your correct answer from the codes given below :A. New Delhi
    B. Kolkata
    C. Shimla
    D. Pune

    Codes :

  69. Which of the following statements is NOT correct?
  70. Mac Mohan line forms the boundary between
  71. At the mouth of which of the following rivers the ‘bird’s foot’ type delta is formed?
  72. Natural growth of populationis the outcome of which of the following ?A. Crude Birth Rate
    B. Crude Death Rate
    C. Migration
    D. Marriages

    Select the correc answer from the codes given below :
    Codes :

  73. The Human Development Index (HDI) was first developed by which of the following?
  74. Which of the following is the largest rural employment programme in India?
  75. Which of the following is measured by the Lorenz Curve?
  76. Which of the following States is ranked economically at the top but the lowest on the basis of sex-ration?
  77. Which of the following taxes is levied by the Gram Panchayats?
  78. In India which of the following Five Year Plans was launched with a focus on sustainable growth?
  79. Which of the following cities in Uttar Pradesh has NOT been selected for development under the Smart City Development Programme of the Central Government?
  80. What is the current Total Fertility Rate (TFR) of India according to the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) (2015-16)?
  81. Which of the following committees was set up in India for identification of BPL families in Urban Areas?
  82. According to the India State of Forest Report, 2017, what percentage of total geographical area of the country is under forest?
  83. When was ‘Project Tiger’ launched in India?
  84. Which of the following is an example of anthropongonic biome?
  85. Which of the following animals can live for the longest duration without drinking water?
  86. India’s first National Centre for Marine Biodiversity (NCMB) is located in which city?
  87. Dachigam National Park is associated with, which of the following?
  88. When the World Biodiversity Day is observed?
  89. Which of the following is concerned with soil?
  90. The maximum concentration of ozone is found in which of the following?
  91. As a result of global warming the frequency and severety of which of the following are increasing due to global warming?
  92. Which of the following is NOT an example of in-situ conservation strategy?
  93. Ultra – violet radiation from sun light causes the reaction that produce which of the following?
  94. Norman Borlaug was given Nobel Prize in which field?
  95. Which of the following paris is NOT correctly matched?
  96. Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
  97. According to J.V. Narlikar which of the following has so far NOT been considered as a science?
  98. Which of the following was invented by Wilhelm Roentgen?
  99. Double helical structure of DNA was given by whom?
  100. Which of the following electro magnetic radiations has the maximum energy?
  101. Methane is emitted from which of the following?
  102. Which of the following elements is a semi conductor?
  103. How many types of justice, liberty equality and fraternity in that order has been mentioned in the preamble of constitution of India?
  104. Who was the UPA candiate for the 2017 Presidential election?
  105. Who was the first Vice – Chairman of the NITI Ayog?
  106. Which of the following is the first State I India formed on the basis of languages?
  107. Which of the following is an extra constitutional agency?
  108. The recommendations of Sarkaria Commission relate to which of the following?
  109. The Parliamentary form of Government was first introduce in which country?
  110. The Council of States has exclusive powers in relations to which of the following?
  111. In which Part of the Constitution of India we find the provisions relating to citizenzhip?
  112. Parliament can Amend the provision on official language of India under the Constitution by
  113. After how many days of absence from Parliament without permission can a M.P be disqualified?
  114. Who among the following Governor Generals ridiculed congress as representing only a ‘microscopic minority’ of people?
  115. What is Dhing Express?
  116. Mary Kom has recently (Sept. 2018) been made brand ambassador of which of the following?
  117. Supreme Courts Judgement regarding homosexually is related to which of the following?
  118. Supersonic Cruise Missile Brahmos is joint venture of which of the following?
  119. Andrez Manuel Lopez Obrador is President elected in July 2018 of which of the following country?
  120. On the basis of Panama Papers, the Prime Minister of which of the following countries was sentenced to 10 years in jail for corruption?
  121. As per draft National Register of Citizen (NRC) of July 2018, which of the following States more than 40 lakh illegal migrants were found?
  122. Who of the following inagurated ‘SAFAR’ (System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting) in July 2018?
  123. As per report released by U.S Journal, ‘SCIENCE’ on 26th July, 2018, a massaive underground lake has been detected on which planet?
  124. American President Donal Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong on 12 June, 2018 in which country?
  125. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below .List – I List – II
    (Samudra Gupta’s (Their Kingdoms) Contemporary Kings of South India

    A. Dhananjaya 1 Avamukta
    B. Nilaraja 2. Kanchi
    C. Ugrasena 3. Kusthalpura
    D. Vishnugopa 4. Palaka

    Code :

    A B C D

  126. Which of the following centres related to Indus Valley are situated in Uttar Pradesh?Select the correct answer from the codes given below :

    I. Kalibanga
    II. Lothal
    III. Alamgirpur
    IV. Hulas

    Codes :

  127. Which of the following institutions belonged to foreign trade?
  128. Given below are two statements , one is labelled as Assertion (A) and the other as Reason (R) .Assertion (A) : Many Sanskrit works on music were translated into Persian during the medieval period
    Reason (R) : The early chisti sufis were found of musical assemblies called, ‘sama’

    Select the correct answer from the codes given below :

    Codes :

  129. Which of the following inscriptions gives the information about two Ashwamedha Yajnas performed by the King Pushyamitra Shung?
  130. The term ‘chakla’ has been used in Medieval Indian History sources. This was
  131. The Maratha claim of revenue for protection is known by what name?
  132. The mosque the Khayr-ul-manzil opposite to the Purana Quila in Delhi was constituted by whom?
  133. Which of the following paris is NOT correctly matched?
  134. Which of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
    State Ruler
  135. Arrange the following into chronological order and select the correct answer from the codes given below :A. Muhammad Shah
    B. Jahandar Shah
    C. Alamgir II
    D. Ahmadshah

    Codes :

  136. Which of the following States of India has the longest conastline?
  137. Which of the following rivers of Uttar Pradesh has been declared a ‘Biological Disaster’ due to environmental pollution?
  138. In which of the following hills the world famous temple of Lord Venkateshwar (Tirupati) is located?
  139. Rajasthan desert or Thar desert is the expanse of which of the following?
  140. Which of the following rivers of India does NOT originate from the Western Ghats?
  141. The development of the concept of ‘Global Village’ is based on
  142. Which of the following countries has the maximum production of milk per cow?
  143. Which of the following districts of Uttar Pradesh has the lowest female literacy rate as per 2011 census?
  144. The Sultana , Gulabi and Kali Champa varieties in different regions of India are varierties of which of the following major fruits?
  145. Which of the following States is the largest producer of cardamom and pepper in India?
  146. Match List – I and List – II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the list :List – I (States) List – II (Highest Peak)

    A. Kerala 1. Dodda Betta
    B. Nagaland 2. Nand Devi
    C. Uttarakhand 3. Anai Mudi
    D. Tamil Nadu 4. Saramati

    Codes :

    A B C D

  147. Which of the following countries is the leading producer of iodine in the world?
  148. According to 2011 census , which of the following states has the lowest child sex ratio both in Rural and Urban areas ?
  149. According to 2011 census , which of the following states has the largest rural population?
  150. Consider the following events1. First reptiles
    2. First insects
    3. Shelled animals
    4. Shelled animals

    Arrange the above events in Chronological order of their origin on the earth and select the correct answer from the codes given below :

    Codes :