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General Awareness Practice Set

6. Which of the following is one of the integral components of Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) ?
(A) Negotiation on equal terms.
(B) Absence of inimical postures and prevalence of tr

parency in relations.
(C) Third Party Mediation
(D) Stable security as a condition for confidence building

7. Match the following items given in Lists – I and II and use the code given below : List – I List – II (Authors) (Books)
(A) Gen K.V. Krishna Rao (i) Tradition Never Dies
(B) Col V. Longer (ii) Prepare or Perish
(C) Maj-Gen D.K. Palit (iii) Red Coats To Olive Green
(D) Lt. Col. Bhava Singh (iv) Essentials of Military Knowledge Codes :
(A) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)
(B) (ii) (iii) (iv) (i)
(C) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)
(D) (iv) (ii) (i) (iii)

8. Given below are two statements, one labelled as Assertion
(A) and the other labelled as Reason (R). Assertion
(A) : A pre-emptive attack is military action that is designed to forestall or prevent likely future aggression. Reason (R) : It is therefore a form of self-defence in anticipation, it involves ‘getting your retaliation in first’. Codes :
(A) Both
(A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of
(B) Both
(A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of
(A) is true, but (R) is false.
(A) is false, but (R) is true.

9. The “Iraq Syndrome” was the result of the following :
(A) Gulf War I
(B) Iran-Iraq War
(C) Yom Kippur War
(D) Gulf War II

10. In a nuclearized South Asia, India’s military strategy for a limited war with Pakistan is constrained by
(A) Shadow of nuclear umbrella with a nuclear triad
(B) Realization of the dangers of escalation
(C) Fears of massive Indian retaliation in case of Pakistan’s first strike
(D) India’s strategy to fight an all out conventional war with Pakistan