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1. Identify the correct order of the process of soil-erosion from the following: [2001]


2. Willy Willy is: [1995]


3. The group of small pieces of rock revolving round the sun between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter are called: [1997]


4. When Leander Paes won the "mixed doubles" at the US Open in the year 2008, who of the following was his partner? [2009]


5. Which one of the following types of coal contains a higher percentage of carbon than the rest? [1999]



6. Which one of the following conditions is most relevant for the presence of life on Mars? [1997]


7. Sun's halo is produced by the refraction of light in: [2002]


8. Which one of the following factors is responsible for the change in the regular direction of the ocean currents in the Indian Ocean? [1997]


9. Given below are two statements, one labelled as Assertion (A) and the other labelled as Reason (R): [1996]
Assertion (A): Mangroves are very specialised forest eco-systems of tropical and sub-tropical regions bordering certain sea coasts.
Reason (R): They stabilise the shoreline and act as bulwark against encroachments by sea.
In the context of the above two statements, which one of the following is correct?


10. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists: [1998]
List I (Special characteristic)
A. Smallest planet of the solar system
B. Largest planet of the solar system
C. Planet second from the Sun in the solar system
D. Planet nearest to the Sun
List II(Name of Planet)
1. Mercury
2. Venus
3.Jupiter
4. Fluto
5. Saturn
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