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
Options: gallantry otherwise than in the face of the enemy, most conspicuous bravery for some act of self sacrifice, gallantry in the presence of enemy, None of the above
It is easier to roll a barrel full of coal tar than to pull it because
Options: the full weight of the barrel comes into play when it is pulled, the rolling friction is much less than the sliding friction, more surface area of the barrel is in contact with the road when it is pulled, coal tar is a liquid and it flows in the barrel when it is rolled
Options: To maintain and develop individual and collective capacity to resist armed attack, To defend economic and trade interests of the developing nations of the world, TO provide collective defence and economic cooperation in south-east Asia, None of the above
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