Exercise 9

Question 36 :

The conservation hawks and owls is important to mankind chiefly because these birds eat

A). numerous weed seeds
B). harmful birds
C). many harmful rodents
D). harmful reptiles
Answer : Option C

Question 37 :

The best way to tackle local environmental problems is to

A). use the local administrative machinery
B). implement environmental laws strictly
C). provide environmental education to the local people and create awareness
D). leave it to the local public to decide
Answer : Option C

Question 38 :

The first attempt in printing was made in England by

A). James Arkwright
B). James Watt
C). William Caxton
D). Isaac Newton
Answer : Option C

Question 39 :

The first foreigner to receive Bharat Ratna was

A). Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
B). Nelson Mandela
C). C.V. Raman
D). None of the above
Answer : Option A

Question 40 :

The first General Elections in India took place in

A). 1948
B). 1950
C). 1952
D). 1954
Answer : Option C