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23rd January 2018: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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This lesson contains 10 MCQs based on the current affairs of January 2018. It will be really helpful government exam aspirants (UPSC CSE/IAS Exam).

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Thank you sir, English is on track..... Expecting more such tests
Renjit P S
a year ago
Regular practice definitely leads to success..... keep it up
ques 2 credit rating agencies r regulated by multiple agencies RBI,SEBI,IRDA in yesterdays Hindu RBI was mentioned ,got to prepare thoroughly
Aakriti marwaha
2 years ago
there r 2 types of agencies credit rating (regulated mainly by SEBI) and credit REPORTING(regulated by RBI) reporting agencies where mentioned in the hindu
MOHAMMED BILAL
2 years ago
good
It really is shocking and painful to see that 'Not Interested in Studies' is the major reason. I do not fault the rural girls or for that matter the rural children, because it is not their attitude, it has ultimately been passed on to them by their parents, who either can't afford or are completely not interested themselves, the latter being more dominant in my opinion. Even if this country rises to much more greater heights in future, which it definitely will, I am afraid that it will widen the gap between 'India' and 'Bharat' even further. Even a small effort by all of us, can help rectify this current situation. It really is each and every citizen's responsibility...
kya musically he guys bolte ho ...gazab
what is low tax to GDP ratio?
Anurag sahu
2 years ago
as Compared to increase in gdp of our country, the govt does not get enough taxes, that means many people are not paying taxes hence tax to gdp ratio decreases despite an increase in gdp
Muhammad Ali
2 years ago
thank you so much Anurag.
sir pliz provide the link for july 2017 mcq i cdnt find
Bibek krushna
2 years ago
search in jatin sir's profile
  1. MCQs 23rd Jan 2018 Roman Saini


  2. 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, 5-6 without fail, calculate your score and write it in 7-8 the comments section (Compete) 9-10


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  5. Q1. 'Kutubdia Island' was recently in news because: A) Its continuous submergence under the rising sea due to the climate change. B) A large number of whales landed on its shore accidently. C) It was visited by a Tsunami. D) It is home to endemic and critically endangered speices.


  6. Answer- A) 'Kutubdia Island', in Bangladesh, was recently in news because of its continuous submergence under the rising sea due to the climate change.


  7. 02. Consider the following statements: 1. In India, the credit rating agencies are regulated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) 2. Credit scores in India range from 300-900. 3. Higher the credit rating, higher is the rate of interest offered to the organisation. 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. A) 1 and 2 only A credit rating agency (CRA) is a company that rates debtors on the basis of their ability to pay back their interests and loan amount on time and the probability of them defaulting. Credit rating agencies in India do not have a distant past. They came into existence in the second half of the 1980s. As of now, there are six credit rating agencies registered under SEBI namely, CRISIL, ICRA, CARE, SMERA, Fitch India and Brickwork Ratings. Ratings provided by these agencies determine the nature and integrals of the loan Higher the credit rating, lower is the rate of interest offered to the organisation.


  9. Q3. Consider the following statements: 1. The World Inequality Lab publishes an annual World Inequality Report. 2. One of the major reasons for growing inequality in India is the low tax to GDP ratio. 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


  10. B) 2 only The World Inequality Lab publishes a biannual World Inequality Report.


  11. Q4. Which of the following measures can be taken to decrease inequality in India? 1. Inheritance tax should be reintroduced 2. Tax on dividends above 10 lakh rupees should be increased. 3. More resources should be mobilized through indirect taxes than through direct taxes. 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


  12. C) 1 and 3 only India is ranked 100 among 119 countries in the latest Index. It was ranked 97 last year.


  13. Q7. To ensure better compliance, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) employs which of the following features? 1. GST has a self-policing mechanism 2. GST has a reverse charge mechanism. 3. E-way bills. 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


  14. Q8. According to the National Family Health Survey-4, the most important reason for girls of rural areas for dropping out? A) Not interested in studies. B) Costs are too high. C) Required for household work. D) Schools too far away.


  15. A) Not interested in studies. According to the National Family Health Survey-4, the four most important reasons, in decreasing order of their importance, for girls of rural areas for dropping out are: Not interested in studies. . Costs are too high. e Required for household work. Schools too far away.


  16. 09. Which of the following was the reason for pest attacks on paddy crops across Odisha recently? A) No use of pesticides B) Single variety paddy seeds C) Lack of rains D) Air pollutants brought from neighboring States.