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16th March 2019: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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  1. MCQs - 16th March 2019


  2. Disclaimer Disclaimer: Roman Saini is only delivering the content with due permission of Sahil Malhotra who is the content creatorlauthor/owner. Any claims with regard to copyright issues are to be directed to Sahil Malhotra. At no point in time Roman Saini shall be responsible for any claims relating to the content.


  3. Instructions As soon as the question appears, pause the video, answer the question and 0-2 resume it. Score Conclusion Very low chances of selection. There is no substitute for hard work. Can do better, need to grind more Going good, almost there. Very high chances of selection 3-4 100% of the time, without fail, calculate your score and write it in 7-8 the comments section (Compete) 5-6 9-10


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  6. Q1. Arrange thefollowing biotech crop growing countries in decreasing order of the area they have under biotech crops: 1. USA 2. Argentina 3. Canada 4. India Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1>2>334 B) 2 3 14 c) 3-132>4 D) 1>3>2>4


  7. A) 1>2>3>4 Top five biotech crop growing countries, in decreasing order of the area under biotech crops, are USA, Brazil, Argentina, Canada, and India.


  8. 02. Consider the following statements: 1. Bt cotton has been genetically modified by the insertion of one or more genes from a common soil bacterium 2. Bt cotton occupies greater than 95% of India's cotton acreage. 3. Bt cotton wholly dominates top five biotech crop growing countries' genetically modified crop acreage this is not the case with major countries. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 and 2 only B) 2 and 3 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above


  9. A) 1 and 2 only Bt cotton has been genetically modified by the insertion of one or more genes from a common soil bacterium Bt cotton occupies greater than 95% of India's cotton acreage. While Bt cotton wholly dominates India's GM crop acreage this is not the case with major countries. For example, Brazil has millions of hectares under crops such as soyabean, maize and cotton.


  10. Q3. When a scientist performs genetic modification to a plant, they insert a foreign gene (called transgene) in the plant's own genes. This could be introduced from: 1. One plant to another plant. 2. From an animal to a plant. 3. From a microorganism to a plant. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 and 2 only B) 2 and 3 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above


  11. D) All of the above When a scientist performs genetic modification to a plant, they insert a foreigrn gene (called transgene) in the plant's own genes. This could be introduced fronm one plant to another plant, from an animal to a plant, or from a microorganism to a plant.


  12. Q5. Which of the following animals contribute to pollination? 1. Flies 2. Moths 3. Birds 4. Bats Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1, 3 and 4 only D) All of the above


  13. D) All of the above Atal Pension Yojana (APY) is a pension scheme for citizens of India focussed on the unorganised sector workers Under the APY, guaranteed minimum pension of Rs. 1,000/-, 2,000/-, 3,000/-, 4,000 and 5,000/ per month will be given at the age of 60 years depending on the contributions by the subscribers Who can subscribe to APY? Any Citizen of India can join APY scheme. The following are the eligibility criteria: i The age of the subscriber should be between 18- 40 years. ii He She should have a savings bank account/ open a savings bank account. urnisheo totite banlk during registr aton.possession of mobile number and its details are to be


  14. Q8. In India, the Air Quality Index is centred around which of the following chief pollutants? 1. Particulate Matter with a diameter less than 10 micrometres (PM10) 2. Particulate Matter with a diameter of less than 2.5 micrometers (PM2.5) 3, Ozone (O3) 4. Carbon dioxide (CO2) Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1, 3 and 4 only D) All of the above


  15. A) 1, 2 and 3 only In India, as in many other countries, the Air Quality Index is centred around five chief pollutants Particulate Matter with a diameter less than 10 micrometres (PM10), Particulate Matter with a diameter of less than 2.5 micrometers (PM2.5), ozone (03), Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2), and Carbon Monoxide (CO)


  16. D) Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion In respect of proposals where the Competent Authority proposes to reject the proposals concurrence of Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry shall compulsorily be sought by the Competent Authority.