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13th November: Daily Current Affairs MCQs for Government Exams (UPSC CSE/IAS Exam)
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This lesson covers Daily Current Affairs MCQs for Government Exams (UPSC CSE/IAS Exam) for the date 13th November, 2016. Do not just skim through the lesson, pay close attention to understand the underlying concepts and analysis.

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Deepanshu Singh
Faculty- Indian Polity and Current Affairs| UPSC CSE Reserve list 2015| Consultant-G.O.I. Loves Geography Teaching since 2015

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  1. 12 MCQ based on 13th November 2016 Current Affairs


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  4. 1. Which of the following statement is correct regarding Gratka'? a) It is an ancient martial art performed in Pun jab. b) It is a name of jewelry which is carried by women of Punjab. c) It is a name of folk dance which is performed on marriages in Punjalb. d) None of the above. cd r lug e rame.of fotk dance whick is performed


  5. 2? Solution: a Explanation: o Gatka is an ancient martial art system which uses spiritual, mental and physical skills in equal portions to help one fully competent in defending themselves and others,


  6. 2 2 2. Consider the following statements regarding 'Meena' tribe 1) It is a tribe found mainly in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. 2) They are considered to be adivasi. 3) The Meena fall into the Scheduled Tribe category in the state of Rajasthan while in Madhya Pradesh it is cabegorised as Other Backward Classes in maximum districks, Which of the above statement (s) is/are true? a) 2 and 3 b) 1 Onl c) 1 and2 d) 1, 2 and 3


  7. Solution: d Explanation: All the statements are correct. Recently, the Rajasthan government has withdrawn a controversial notification of 2014 by which it had differentiated between the "Meena" and Mina" terms for roviding reservation to the community as a Scheduled ribe (ST


  8. . 3 Which of the following statements regarding niversity Grants 3. Which of the following statements regarding Universily Grants Commission (UGC) are true? 1) It is a statutory organization established by an Act of Parliament in 1956. 2) It has four Regional offices. 3) It advises the Central Government on the measures which are necessary for the development of Higher Education. 4) It does not coordinate with state government for the development of Higher Education. Choose the correct option a) 1, 2 and 3 b) 2, 3 and 4 c) 1 and 3 d) 1, 3 and 4


  9. 2 2 Solution: c Explanation: o 2nd statement is incorrect because UGC has seven Regional offices Located in Delhi, Bangalore, Bhopal, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Pune. o 4th statement is incorrect because it advises the Central and State Governments on the measures which are necessary for the development of Higher Education.


  10. 4. Which of the following is incorrect regarding Pheumonica Disease? a) It is caused by Bacteria only b) Breathing difficulty in pneumonia is because of alveoli get filled with pus and fluid c) Pneumonia can spread via air d) Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) is the second most common cause of bacterial pheumonia


  11. 6. whick of the following is not correct about Diarrhoea? a) Diarrhoea is a symptom of infections caused by a host of bacteria onl b) Robavirus and Escherichia coli are the two most common etiological agents of diarrhoea in developing countries c) The acute bloody diarrhoea is also called dysentery d) Fish and seafood from polluted water may also contribute to the disease


  12. 25 Solution: b Explanation o An electronic cigarette or e-cigarette is a handheld electronic device that vaporizes a flavored Liquid, o The e-liquid fluid in the e-cigarette is usually made of nicotine, propylene glycol, glycerine, and flavorings


  13. Solution: b Explanation o The Centre for Marine Living Resources Ecology, Kochi (Kerala) is a research institute under the Ministry of Earth Sciences with a mandate to study the Marine Living Resources. o Recently, a collaborative programme is Launched by National Marine Fisheries Services, NOAA and the Centre for Marine Living Resources and Ecology (CMLRE) and the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), on prediction of pelagic fish resources, especially sardines pelagic fish resources, especially sardines


  14. 2 9, which of the following statement (s) related to 'Pumpkin 2 stars' is/are correct? 1) They produce x-rays at more than 100 times the peak levels ever seen from the sun. 2) KSus 71 is an example of pumpkin stars. 3) They are result of close binary systems where two sun Like stars merge. Choose the correct option a) 1 and 2 b) 2 and 3 c) 1 and 3 d) 1, 2 and 3