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Civil Services Prelims Exam 2011 .Paper 1(Solved ) -General Studies part 2/7

16. The authorization for the withdrawal of funds from the Consolidated Fund of India must come from—

(A) The President of India
(B) The Parliament of India
(C) The Prime Minister of India
(D) The Union Finance Minister

17. All revenues received by the Union Government by way of taxes and other receipts for the conduct of Government business are credited to the—
(A) Contingency Fund of India
(B) Public Account
(C) Consolidated Fund of India
(D) Deposits and Advances Fund

18. Micro-finance is the provision of financial services to people of low-income groups. This includes both the consumers and the self-employed. The service/ services rendered under micro- finance is/are
1. Credit facilities
2. Savings facilities
3. Insurance facilities
4. Fund Transfer facilities Select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists— (A) 1 only
(B) 1 and 4 only
(C) 2 and 3only
(D) 1,2,3 and 4

19. Southeast Asia has captivated the attention of global community over space and time as a Geo-strategically signif…

Q. What are the provisions for securing Indian citizenship?

Q. What are the provisions for securing Indian citizenship?
Ans. The methods of securing Indian citizenship are prescribed in the Indian Citizenship Act, 1955, which are given below—
(I) Citizenship by Birth—Every person born in India on or after Jan. 26, 1950 shall be a citizen of India by birth, provided his/her father is not an enemy alien or a representative of diplomatic Mission.
(ii) Citizenship by Descent—A person born outside India on or after Jan. 26, 1950 shall be a citizen of India by descent if his father or mother (as amended in 1992) is a citizen of India at the time of his birth; provided such birth is registered in any of Indian consulates.
(iii) Citizenship by Registration—Many categories of persons, who have not acquired Indian citizens hip so far, can acquire citizenship by registering themselves to that effect before the prescribed authority. Such categories of persons are—(l) Persons of Indian origin residing outside the territories  of undivided India; (2) Those pers…

Civil Services Prelims Exam 2011 .Paper 1(Solved ) -General Studies part 1/7

In this series , we bring the solved paper of Civil Services Prelims Exam 2011 Paper 1 and 2 in 7 parts of each. It is done to exercise simplicity.If you want to get all solution at single  place , we will give you a dedicated download option after completion of this series.
You can also enjoy our polity questions series. Next coming is General knowledge and History ,General Science questions in proper sequence. 

Polity Questions are available so start reading as well as downloading . Our site fully support downloads without any watermark or dirty tag lines. So just enjoy comprehensive reading.. Editor.

1. Regular intake of fresh fruits and vegetables is recommended in the diet since they are a good source of antioxidants. How do antioxidants help a person maintain health and promote longevity?
(A) They activate the enzymes necessary for vitamin synthesis in the body and help prevent vitamin deficiency
(B) They prevent excessive oxidation of carbohydrates, fats and proteins in the body a…