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41 . The Right to Information Act, 2005 makes the provision of
A. Transparency and accountability in Public authorities.
B. Dissemination of all types of information by all Public authorities to any person.
C. Establishment of Central, State and District Level Information Commissions as an appellate body.
D. All of the above

42 . The accreditation process by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) differs from that of National Board of Accreditation (NBA) in terms of
A. Disciplines covered by both being the same, there is duplication of efforts.
B. One has institutional grading approach and the other has programme grading approach.
C. This accreditation amounts to approval of minimum standards in the quality of education in the institution concerned.
D. Once get accredited by NBA or NAAC, the institution is free from renewal of grading, which is not a progressive decision.

43 . Which option is not correct?
A. Central Advisory Board on Education (CABE) was first established in 1920.
India had implemented the right to Free and Compulsory Primary Education in 2002 through 86th Constitutional Amendment.
Education, in general, is the subject of concurrent list since 42nd Constitutional Amendment Act 1976.
Most of the educational institutions of National repute in scientific and technical sphere fall under 64th entry of Union list.

44 . Which statement is not correct about the “National Education Day” of India?
A. It is being celebrated since 2008
B. It is celebrated on 5th September every year.
C. It is celebrated on 11th November every year.
D. It is celebrated in the memory of India’s first Union Minister of Education, Dr. Abul Kalam Azad.

45 . Deemed Universities declared by UGC under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956, are not permitted to
A. give affiliation  to  any  institute of higher education.
B. offer programmes in higher education and issue degrees.
C. offer distance education programmes  without the approval  of  the  Distance Education Council
D. open off-campus  and off-shore campus  anywhere  in  the country and overseas respectively without the permission of the UGC.



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