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22nd November 2018: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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  1. MCQs - 22nd November 2018


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  3. Instructions As soon as the question Score Conclusion appears, pause the video, answer the question and 0-2 resume it. 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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  5. Q1. Consider the following statements about the Women's Reservation Bill (108th Constitution Amendment Bill): 1. It aims to reserve one-third of all seats in panchayats and urban local bodies for women. 2. It aims to reserve one-third of all seats in Lok Sabha and State Assemblies for women. 3. It aims to reserve one-third of all seats reserved for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes for women of those groups in both Lok Sabha and State legislatures. 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


  6. B) 2 and 3 only 73rd and 74th Amendment Act of the Constitution reserved one-third of all seats in panchayats and urban local bodies for women.


  7. 2.Consider the following statements: 1. The the preferential voting system is more representative than the first-past- the-post (FPTP) system. 2. In the first-past-the-post (FPTP) system, the leading candidate can win an election despite winning a minority of the votes. 3. India follows the first-past-the-post (FPTP) system. 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


  8. D) All of the above In preferential voting system, a voter not only chooses one candidate, but also ranks candidates in an order of preference. If a candidate wins 50% of the mandate plus one vote, she is declared the winner. But if the candidate falls short of this threshold, the candidates are ranked again based on their second choices. And if this still falls below the threshold, the contest moves on to the third round, and so on. In the first-past-the-post (FPTP) system, the candidate securing the highest number of valid votes is declared the winner.


  9. Q3. Which of the following have been correctly matched? 1. Sustainable Development Goals: 2015-2030 2. 15th Finance Commission of India: 2020-2025 3. 13th Five Year plan of India: 2017-2022 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


  10. A) 1 and 2 only Sustainable Development Goals: 2015-2030 15th Finance Commission of India: 1 April 2020 till 31 March 2025 There is no 13th Five Year plan for India. The new plan which is a vision document is accompanied by shorter sub-plans -a seven-year strategy for 2017-24, and a three-year 'Action Agenda' from 2017-18 to 2019-20.


  11. Q4. Which among the following parts of a satellite receives and transmits radio signals at a prescribed frequency range and at the same time broadcast the signal at a different frequency? A) Payload B) Thrusters C) Transmitter D) Transponder


  12. Answer- D) A transponder is a wireless communications device usually attached to a satellite. A transponder receives and transmits radio signals at a prescribed frequency range. After receiving the signal a transponder will at the same time broadcast the signal at a different frequency.


  13. D) Classification of investment by banks as per RBI norms According to RBI norms, banks are required to classify investments into three categories - held-for-trading (HFT), available-for- sale (AFS) and held-to- maturity (HTM)


  14. Q7. Consider the following statements about the Indus Water Treaty: 1. It was brokered by the World Bank. 2. According to the treaty, Beas, Ravi and Sutlej are to be governed by India, while, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum are to be taken care by Pakistan. 3. India is allowed to use 20 per cent of Indus' water for irrigation, power generation and transport purposes. 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


  15. Q8. Consider the following statements about the Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA): 1. It is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme. 2. It aims at providing strategic funding to eligible state higher educational institutions. 3. The central funding is in the ratio of 90:10 for union territories. 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


  16. A) 1 and 2 only Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS), launched in 2013 aims at providing strategic funding to eligible state higher educational institutions. The central funding is in the ratio of 60:40 for general category States, 90:10 for special category states and 100% for union territories.


  17. Q9. Consider the following statements: 1. India's switching to super critical technologies for thermal power will decrease fly ash generation 2. Fly ash released by thermal power plants negatively affects the agricultural productivity. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  18. D) Neither 1 nor 2 India's switching to super critical technologies for thermal power will increase fly ash generation. Use of fly ash released by thermal power plants increases the agricultural productivity due to the presence of many elements present in it necessary for plant growth.