Options: to test the performance of an indigenously built heat-shield, to hit target without the help of the Air Forces, to defend a large installations like oil-fields etc. against enemy attacks, None of the above
Options: because of desiccation and mechanical damage to the tissues, because no photosynthesis takes place at such low temperature, because respiration ceases at such low temperature, because there is no transpiration
Options: the President of America during World War I, the creator of cartoon films starring popular cartoon characters Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, the British physician known for his discovery of Addison's disease, None of the above
Which of the following factors are responsible for the rapid growth of sugar production in south India as compared to north India?Higher per acre field of sugarcaneHigher sucrose content of sugarcaneLower labour costLonger crushing period
Options: I and II, I, II and III, I, III and IV, I, II and IV
Which of the following international organisations has started the scheme 'Partnership for Peace' for a group of nations?
Options: Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (ESCAP), North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), Organisations of African Unity (OAU)
Options: the period in which the moon completes an orbit around the earth, the period in which the moon completes an orbit around the earth and returns to the same positions in the sky, the period of rotation of moon, None of the above
The Manhattan Project was started by President Roosevelt in 1942 to ensure that the U.S. beat the Germans in developing a nuclear bomb. Whom did Roosevelt appoint as scientific head the Manhattan Project?
Options: Robert Oppenheimer, James B. Conant, Leslie R. Groves, Vannevar Bush