1.Along with Jatropha, the seed oil of which among the following plants has been found to be useful in diesel generators being explored in hundreds of projects throughout India and other developing countries as feedstock for biodiesel?
8.Apart from saving foreign exchange, the government of India wishes to reap the environment dividend by its Ethanol Blending Programme. What happens to Gasoline when Ethanol is blended in it? 1.Octane number of Gasoline is raised 2.Energy content per volume of the fuel mixture is increased 3.The engine is less likely to suffer damage Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
[A] Only 1 & 2 [B] Only 2 & 3 [C] Only 1 & 3 [D] Only 3
9.With reference to various applications of Fly Ash, consider the following statements: 1. Bricks made from residual fly ash are cheaper and of equivalent strength to that of conventional mud bricks. 2. Fly Ash concrete saves water and lowers heat of hydration in comparison to cement concrete. Which of the above is / are correct statements?
[A] Only 1 is correct [B] Only 2 is correct [C] Both 1 & 2 are correct [D] Both 1 & 2 are incorrect
10.Green Climate Fund: 1. is a financial mechanism within the framework of UNEP. 2. is based in the new Songdo district of Incheon,South Korea. 3. in India, is managed by NABARD Which of the above statements is/are correct?
[A] 1 Only [B] 1 and 2 Only [C] 1 and 3 Only [D] 2 and 3 Only