It is more difficult to walk on a sandy road than on a concrete road because
Options: sand is soft and concreter is hard, the friction between sand and feet is less than that between concrete and feet, the friction between sand and feet is more than that between concrete and feet, the sand is grainy but concrete is smooth
Which of the following factors are responsible for present crisis in the jute industry in India?The decline in overseas marketInadequately supply of raw juteStiff competition from synthetic packing materials Select the correct answer from the codes given below
Options: I and II, I, II and III, I and III, II and III
The president demand for further reforms, attended with the dislocation caused by the non-cooperation movement, led the British government to appoint a Statutory Commission in 1927. This commission was headed by
Options: Sri John Simon, Lord Chelmsford, Lord Minto, E.S. Montague
The preamble enshrines certain ideals that were first spelt out in
Options: the speech by Jawaharlal Nehru on the banks of Ravi when he called for Purana Swaraj, the Nehru report, a resolution adopted at the Karachi session of the Indian National Congress, the Objectives Resolution adopted by the Constituent Assembly
The Timariots Governors and the Revenue Contractors, on their part reason in this manner: "Why should the neglected state of this land create uneasiness in our minds and why should we expend our money and time to render it fruitful? We may be deprived of it in a single moment, and our exertions would benefit neither ourselves nor our children." This statement was made by
From the following, choose the set in which names of Secretary-Generals of the UNO are arranged in correct chronological order?
Options: U Thant, Kurt Waldheim, Dag Hammarskjoeld, Trygve Lie., Trygve Lie, Dag Hammarskjoeld, U Thant, Kurt Waldheim., Trygve Lie, U Thant , Dag Hammarskjoeld, Kurt Waldheim., U Thant, Dag Hammarskjoeld, Trygve Lie, Kurt Waldheim.
Options: they emit light of a constant intensity, their distance from the earth does not change with time, they are very far away from the earth resulting in decrease in intensity of light, they are nearer to earth and hence we receive a greater amount of light and, therefore minor variations in the intensity are not noticeable
Benjamin Franklin was a prolific inventor. He invented the lightning rod, the Franklin stove, studied electricity, discovered the Gulf Stream, started the first library, and on and on. Among his many other inventions, what musical instrument did he invent?