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2 MCQ based on 12th November 2016 Current Affairs
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1. Recently Government of India launched a scheme UDAN, what is scheme related to 1) Women empowerment 2) Girl child Education 3) Airport connectivity across India 4) none of the above Choose the correct option a) 1 and 2 b) 1 only c) 2 onL d) 3 ony
Solution: d Explanation: o UDAN UDAN was launched by Ministry of Civilt Aviation. o objective: Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik" sas launched by Ministry of Civil Aviation. UDAN is an innovative scheme to develop the regional aviation is an innovative scheme to develop the regional aviatiovn market. o It is a market-based mechanism in which airlines bid for seat subsidies
2 2 2. Consider the followsing statements regarding choloroflurocarbons 1) They are used in pressurising agents in aerosol cans 2) They are used in production of plastic foams 3) They are used in tubeless tyres 4) They are used in cleaning electronic components Which of the following statement (s) is/are correct? a) 1, 2 and 3 only b) 4 only c) 1, 3 and 4 onl d) 1, 2, 3 and 4 only
3. Which of the following pairs is correctly matched? 1) Harappan civilisation- painted grey ware 2) The kushanas Gandhara School of art 3) The mughals- ajanta painting 4) The marathas - pahari school of painting Choose the correct option a) 1, 2 and 4 only b) 2 onl c) 1 and 4 only d) none of the 'above
Solution: b Explanation: o Gandhara school of sculpture was patronised by kushanas rulers o Painted grey ware was during vedic period. o Pahari painting belongs to mughal and post mughal o Black and red pottery was famous during harappan OS
2 2 4. Consider the following statements 1) Tetanus is an infection caused by the bacterium lostridium tetani characterized with muscle spasms. 2) It generally enters the skin through a cut or puncture wound buy 2) It generally enters the skin through a cut or puncture wound by contaminated objects. 3) WHO has declared that India has reached the elimination stage in dealing with the tetanus infection. 4) Elimination stage in neonatal tetanus means there is less than one tetanus case per 100 Live births in a district. Which of the above statements are correct about the Tetanus Infection? a) 1, 2 and 3 b) 1, 2 and 4 c) 1 and 2 only d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Solution: a Explanation: o Elimination of neo-natal tetanus means that there is less than 1 case of tetanus per 100o Live births in a district. o Recently WHO declared that India has reached the elimination stage of dealing with the tetanus infection, though it remains a major concern in the state of Karnataka o Tetanus bacteria often enter througk puncture wounds, any skin break and injection-drug sites. It can prove to be fatal if nat treated in time.
2? 5. What is ' zero based budgeting' ? a) It is an infinite deficit financing b) It is no curtailment in unproductive expenditure c) It is no appraisal of neuw programmes d) It is the preparation of new budget every year
25 7. What causes rainfall on coastal areas of Tamil Nadu in the beginning of winters? 1) South west monsoon 2) North eastern monsoon 3) Temperate monsoon 4) Local air circulation w f the follag aption a Which of the following option is correct? a) 1 only b) 2 and 4 only c) 3 only d) 2 only
2? Solution: a Explanation: o Nuclear deal was signed with japan, it is significant as Dapan, has highly advanced reactors and technology which would help India in its mission to provide feasible electricity across India o India is the first non-member of the non-proliferation treaty (NPT) to have signed such a deal with Dapan.
9. Consider the following statements regarding Cauvery River 1) It is a source of Conflict between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu 2) The origin of the river is at Talakaveri, Kodagu in Karnataka. 3) Kallani Dam, which is an ancient dam built during the znd century AD is built along this river. Which of the above statements are correct? a) 1 and 3 b) 2 and 3 c) 1 and 2 d) 1,2 and 3
2 2 Solution: d Explanation: o All of them are correct.
1o. Consider the following effects of Demonetisation 1) As the black money goes out of the system, the money supply will shrink to some degree. This will reduce the inflation rate in the absence of any open market operations by the RBI, 2) This will completely eliminate black money from parallel economy 3) It will enhance the Liquidity position of the banks, which can be utilized further for lending purposes 4) Real Estate and Property Prices are largely expected to increase Which of the above statements are correct? a) 1,2 and 3 b) 1 and 3 c) 2, 3 and 4 d) 3 and 4