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General Awareness Practice Set

11. Identify the island/waterway mentioned in List – I with their new claimant mentioned in List – II by using the codes mentioned below : List – I List – II
(A) Abu Musa (i) Yemen
(B) Khuriya Muriya (ii) Saudi Arabia
(C) Shat-al Arab (iii) UAE
(D) Qarooh (iv) Iran Codes :
(A) (iii) (i) (iv) (ii)
(B) (i) (iii) (ii) (iv)
(C) (ii) (iii) (iv) (i)
(D) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii)

12. The ‘Blue Revolution’ is a term often used to refer to
(A) Kuwaiti women struggle for suffrage.
(B) International movement for the protection of ocean.
(C) Daughters of Nile agitation for equality
(D) Tunisian movement for Democracy

13. Point out the odd from the following :
(A) Operation Desert Storm (1991)
(B) Operation Desert Shield (1990)
(C) Operation Desert Fox (1998)
(D) Operation Cactus (1988)

14. ‘Black September’ is related to one of the following :
(A) Israel’s offensive against Egypt in the Arab-Israel war of 1967
(B) Israeli counter-offensive against the Egyptian forces during the Yom Kippur War of 1973.
(C) Syrian attack on Israeli Defence Forces during the Yom Kippur War of 1973.
(D) Palestinian terror activities

15. Given below are two statements, one labelled as Assertion
(A) and the other labelled as Reason (R). Assertion
(A) : Arab spring is a democratic upsurge of the people. Reason (R) : The authoritarian leaders who do not have political legitimacy should step down and a process of democratization should follow are the major demands. Codes :
(A) Both
(A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of
(B) Both
(A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of
(A) is true, but (R) is false.
(A) is false, but (R) is true.