Which of the following events took place in the Cenozoic era?
Options: Formation of the rockies, India collides with Asia and the formation of the Himalayas and the Alps, Formation of the Appalachians and central European mountains, Splitting of India from Antarctic, Breaking up of Pangaea
Radiocarbon is produced in the atmosphere as a result of
Options: collision between fast neutrons and nitrogen nuclei present in the atmosphere, action of ultraviolet light from the sun on atmospheric oxygen, action of solar radiations particularly cosmic rays on carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere, lightning discharge in atmosphere
Stripped of his heavyweight title in 1967 for refusing induction into the U.S. military, Muhammad Ali regained the heavyweight championship on October 30, 1974, in Kinshasa, Zaire with an eighth-round knockout of which prizefighter?
Options: George Foreman, Joe Frazier, Leon Spinks, Sputnik
The new committee system constitutes an improvement over the earlier committee system in so far as
Options: it assures representation to all the political parties in proportion to their strength in the Parliament, it enables the Parliament to examine the grants of all the ministries and departments in detail, it enables the Parliament to accept the demands of various ministries without scrutiny, 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
The powers to legislate with respect to any matter not enumerated in any of the three lists are mentioned as residuary powers. Which of the following is empowered to determine finally as to whether or not a particular matter falls in this category
Options: Lok Sabha, Judiciary, Rajya Sabha, Parliament