On 22 July, 2019 India launched successfully its second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 from its most powerful rocket with a plan to land the rover on September 7 in the unexplored lunar south pole, exactly a week after the liftoff was aborted due to a technical sang.
Scientists, using data from Cassini Spacecraft, have fount the evidence of methane rainfall on north pole of Titan, the largest moon of Saturn.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on February 28, 2019, chaired by Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narender Modi approved the "Pradhan Mantri JI-VAN (Jaiv Indhan-Vatavaran Anukool Fasal Awashesh Nivaran) Yojana" for providing financial support to Integrated Bio-ethanol Projects using Lignocellulosic biomass and other renewable feedstock. Key features of the scheme are the following:
Deep ecology is a somewhat recent branch of ecological philosophy (ecosophy) that considers humankind as an integral part of its environment. The philosophy emphasizes the interdependent value of human and non-human life as well as the importance of the ecosystem and natural processes. It provides a foundation for the environmental and green movements and has led to a new system of environmental ethics.
Directions (1-5): In each question below are given three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if seen to be at variance from commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements.
(a) If only conclusion I follows.
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
(e) If both conclusion I and II follow.
No door is a lamb.
All trucks are doors.
No ship is a lamb.
I. Atleast some doors are ships.
II. No door is a ship.
1. In an examination, 40% of the candidates wrote their answers in Hindi and the others in English. The average marks of the candidates who wrote in Hindi is 74 and the average marks of the candidates who wrote in English is 77. What is the average marks of all the candidates ?
(CDS - II 2010)
2. The average age of 100 workers in a factory is 36.5 years. The average age of the men is 45 years and that of the women is 28 years. The number of women working in the factory is
(SSC CHSL Exam 2011)
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All the following questions are selected from previous years papers of SSC, CDS, CAT, Bank Exams to help aspirants understand the variety and difficulty level of questions asked on Simple and Compound Interest in various exams.
1. A man borrowed some money from a private organisation at 5% simple interest per annum. He lend this money to another person at 10% compounded interest per annum and made a profit of Rs. 26410 in 4 years. The man borrowed (SSC CGL Exam 31-08-2016)
All the following questions are from previous SSC Exams. For a systematic preparation of any competitive exam, first a candidate should analyze the syllabus, variety and difficulty level of the questions asked in the previous examinations. These questions will help you in analyzing the variety and difficulty level of Directions Sense Test Questions for SSC Exams.
1. A man starts from a point and walks 2 km towards North. He turns right and walks 3 km. Then he turns left and travels 2 km. What is the direction he is facing now ?
Tsunami is a Japanese word meaning ‘harbour wave’. A tsunami is a long, high sea wave, produced by a disturbance, such as a volcanic eruption, submarine earthquake or coastal landslide.
In other words, a tsunami is a series of ocean waves that sends surges of water, sometimes reaching heights of over 100 feet (30.5 meters), onto land. These walls of water can cause widespread destruction when they crash ashore.