The 7th Central Pay Commission has retained the rate of annual increment at 3 per cent. The 7th CPC has also recommended withholding of annual increments in the case of those employees who are not able to meet the benchmark either for MACP or a regular promotion within the first 20 years of their service
Acid + Base is a specific type of reaction in chemistry which is termed as Neutralisation Reaction. In this reaction, an acid reacts with a base to form salt and water. This reaction is an exothermic reaction and heat is evolved in the process.
Q5. Bishnoi movement was started against which of the following?
Bishnoism is said to have started in 1485 AD by Saint Guru Jambheshwar in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan, India. Long before the world came to know about the environmental crises, Bishnois have been cognizant of man’s relationship with nature and the importance to maintain its delicate balance. It is remarkable that these issues were thought about, half a century ago by Bishnoi visionaries. No other religious order has given this level of importance to environment value, protection and care.
Q6. What is the major aim of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana?
प्रधानमंत्री उज्ज्वला योजना का मुख्य लक्ष्य क्या है?
(a) To provide electricity/ विद्युत प्रदान करना
(b) To provide LED bulbs/ एल.ई.डी. बल्ब प्रदान करना
(c) To provide LPG connections/ एल.पी.जी. कनेक्शन प्रदान करना
(d) To construct village roads/ गांवों की सड़को का निर्माण करना
The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) is a welfare program of the government of India, launched by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2016. The stated objective of the program is providing 50,000,000 LPG connections to women from families below the poverty line. As of 3 April 2017, twenty million LPG connections had been completed. It is guided by a strong commitment to bring in changes in lives of poor women.
Q7. Vinegar and Baking Soda together produce ____________.
सिरका और बेकिंग सोडा की अभिक्रिया से क्या बनता है ?
The reaction between baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) and vinegar (dilute acetic acid) generates carbon dioxide gas, which is used in chemical volcanoes and other projects. Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) plus vinegar (acetic acid) yields carbon dioxide plus water plus sodium ion plus acetate ion.
Q8. The salt concentration (measured as salinity in parts per thousand), is _______ % in sea.
लवण की सांद्रता (प्रति हजार भाग में लवणता के रूप में मापी गयी),समुंद्र में _______ % है |
The Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM) is a scheme launched by Government of India in 2016 to deliver integrated project based infrastructure in the rural areas, which will also include development of economic activities and skill development. The preferred mode of delivery is through Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) while using various scheme funds for financing.
The melting point of a solid is the temperature at which it changes state from solid to liquid at atmospheric pressure. At the melting point the solid and liquid phase exist in equilibrium. The melting point of a substance depends on pressure and is usually specified at standard pressure. The melting point of ice at 1 atmosphere of pressure is very close to 0 °C (32 °F, 273.16 K); this is also known as the ice point.
Q11. _________ is any attribute of the organism (morphological, physiological, behavioural) that enables the organism to survive and reproduce in its habitat.
___________जीव का कोई एक ऐसा गुण (आकरिकीय, करयिकीय, व्यावहारिक) है जो उसे अपने आवास में जीवित बने रहने और जनन करने योग्य बनाता है |
Adaptation is the evolutionary process whereby an organism becomes better able to live in its habitat or habitats. In its literal sense also means the ability of a species to survive in a particular ecological niche,especially because of alterations of form or behavior brought about through natural selection.
Q12. __________ scheme by the Central Government aims at providing free health checkups for pregnant women for the first 6 months of pregnancy.
केंद्र सरकार द्वारा शुरू की गयी_______योजना के उद्देश्य गर्भावस्था के पहले 6 महीनों तक गर्भवती महिलायों को नि:शुल्क स्वस्थ्य जाँच प्रदान करना है |
(a) Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan/ ग्राम उदय से भारत उदय अभियान
(b) Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana/ प्रधानमंत्री उज्ज्वला योजना
(c) Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan/ प्रधानमंत्री सुरक्षित मातृत्व योजना
Ans. (c) Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan
The Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan has been launched by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India. The program aims to provide assured, comprehensive and quality antenatal care, free of cost, universally to all pregnant women on the 9th of every month. PMSMA guarantees a minimum package of antenatal care services to women in their 2nd / 3rd trimesters of pregnancy at designated government health facilities.