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2 MCQ based on 1st January 2017 Current Affairs
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2? 1. Consider the following statements regarding special schemes announced recently by the PM under PM Awaas Yojana, 1) Interest subvention of 4 per cent on loans up to 79 lakh and 3 per cent on loans up to 12 lakh for urban housing 2) House-building loan of up to 72 lakh at a 3 per cent lower interest rate for rural poor Select the correct code: a) 1 only b) 2 onl c) 1 and 2 d) None of the above
2? Solution C 2 Explanation: Both the statements are correct
2? 2. Consider the follouwing statements regarding announcements made by the PM on News year's eve, 1) Three Crore Rupay cards to be converted to Kisan Credit cards 2) g per cent return on bank deposits up to 7.5 Lakh made by senior citizens for a period of 10 years. Which of the following statements is/are correct? a) 1 onL b) 2 onL c) 1 and 2 d) None
2? Solution: B Explanation: 2 o Promising to convert three crore Kisan credit cards to Rupa cards in the next three months, the Prime Minister flagged the inconvenience posed by Kisan credit cards which require farmers to go to the bank to withdraw cash against their credit Limit.
2? 3. Consider the follousing statements regarding announcements made by the PM on New year's eve, Rs. crore 2) The maternity benefits given to pregnant women enhanced for pre natal care to Rs. 26,000 from the existing Rs. 4,000 Which of the follouwing statements is/are correct? a) 1 onL b) 2 onl c) 1 and 2 d) None of the above
2? Solution D Explanation: o The credit guarantee for small businesses has been raised 2 from Rs, 1 crore to Rs. 2 crore o The Prime Minister enhanced the maternity benefits given to pregnant women for pre-natal care to Rs. 6,ooo from the existing Rs. 4,000, and declared that this benefit would now be available for women in all 650 districts of the country
2? 4. Which of the following are benefits of Omega-3 fatty Acids 1) Can Lower elevated triglyceride levels. 2) It promotes grousth and brain development in premabure infants. 3) It can used to replace medicines for arthritis Which of the follouwing statements is/are correct? a) 1 and 2 b) 2 and:3 c) 1 only d) 1, 2 and 3
2? Solution:A Explanation: Omega-3s may not replace your medicines for arthritis or depression," nutrition coordinator of the Preventative epression" nutrition coordinator of the Preventative Cardiology Program at the University of Wisconsin Hospitol o Taking certain omega-3 fatty acid supplements during pregnancy can reduce the risk of childhood asthma by almost a third, according to a new study from the Copenhagen Prospective Studies on Asthma in Childhood (COPSAC) and the University of Waterloo, Canada.
2? Solution:C Explanation: United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 was adopted on 23 December 2016. it concerns the Israeli settlements in "Palestinian territories occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem. o The resolution passed with the support of 14 of the 15 members of the U.N. Securiby Council (UNSC); the United stat which has veto power, abstained
2? 7. Which of the following is the first state in India to become fully Production 2 er Ou TO a) Kerala b) Sikkinm c) Manipur d) Andra Pradesh Andhra Prades
2? 2 . which of the following countries levies a 'terror tax' On Insurance 8. Which of the following countries levies a terror tax' on nsurance Policies to support victims of attacks? a) Russia b) USA c) France d) Turkey urKe
2? Solution: C Explanation: 2 o France Government has raised a terror tax' on property insurance policies after a series of terror attacks in' 201s and 2016. The French government requires insurers to help finance a fund for victims of the extremist attacks that have recently hit the country
2? 9. Consider the following statements regarding Direct Tax Dispute Resolution Scheme, 1) It is a scheme to settle the retrospective tax disputes by saiving interest and penalty if the companies agreed to pay the principal amount of the tax demand 2) It came into force on June 1, 2016 3) The last date for availing the Direct Tax Dispute Resolution Scheme has been extended to January 1, 2013 Which of the following statements is/are correct? a) 1 and2 b) 2 and 3 c) 1 only d) 1, 2 and 3
2? Solution : A Explanation: 2 o Afer a tepid response to its Budgek announcement of Direct o After a tepid response to its Budget announcement of Direct Tax Dispute Resolution Scheme, 2016, the government extended the deadline for the scheme by one month till Sanuary 31 2017 for companies to settle disputes through the one-time windos one-time window,
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