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23rd November: Daily Current Affairs MCQs for Government Exams(UPSC CSE/IAS Exam)
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23rd November, 2016:- Today's Current Affairs MCQs presented by Deepanshu. This lesson would definitely help for Government Exams such as UPSC CSE etc. Not just the answers, you will also receive in-depth explanation of the context behind each question and its relevance to the examination.

Deepanshu Singh is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

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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M M Ali
5 months ago
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4th question. As written on WHO website scientist's consensus is there that zika causes microcephaly there is no proven evidence anywhere. how can you be extreme in 2option of the question. please clarify
For Better india
3 years ago
my thoughts exactly.
I have been having this same doubt for months now and I am still not sure what am I going to answer if it appears in the prelims test.
Surbhi Joshi
2 years ago
"CDC scientists announced that enough evidence has accumulated to conclude that Zika virus infection during pregnancy is a cause of microcephaly and other severe fetal brain defects." source: https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/birthdefects/microcephaly.html
@surbhi joshi thank you for the reply.
Really helpful, it is like Angle coming to teach u...
7/10....nice questions sirji
  1. 2 2? MCQ based on 23rd November 2016 Current Affairs


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  3. PAUSE, ATTEMPT, AND SHARE YOUR SCORE WATCH TODAY'S HINDU SUMMARY BEFORE OR AFTER THEN, RESUME THE LESSON (WITHOUT FAIL) AS A COMMENT YOU NEED TO WORK HARD OKAYISH, NEED TO GRIND MORE GOING GOOD, ALMOST THERE VERY HIGH CHANCE OF SELECTION 1-3 4-5 6-7 8+


  4. 2 2 1. Recently, India has improved its alliance with European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), which of the follouwing is the current relationship of India with CERN? a) Member state b) Associate member state c) Observer State d) Council State


  5. 2 Solution: B Explanation: 2 India and CERN signed an agreement to making India an Associate Member State of CERN. o Presently CERN has 22 member states, four associate member states, and the observer status is given ko four states and three International Organizations.


  6. 2 2 2. Which of the following is Anti-telescopic technology as seen in the news recently, associated with? a) ISRO's GLSV. b) DRDO Rustom-II, c) Indian Railusay's, c) Indian Railway's. d) INS Chennai.


  7. 2 2 Solution: C Explanation: o Anti-Telescopic means resistance to flipping over or overturning. LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch coaches have this Technology which ensures Passenger satety o Nearly s per cent of Indiats train coaches are wot equipped o Nearly gs per cent of India's train coaches are not equipped with anti-telescopic features, making them death traps in case of accidents like the Rajendranagar-Indore Express derailment


  8. 2 2 3. Match the following Islands and states, 1) Abdul Kalam Island: Odisha 2) Majuli Island : West Bengal 3) St Mary's Island : Goa Which of the following is/are correct? a) 1 and 3 b) 2 and 3 c) 1 only d) 1, 2 and 3


  9. 2 2 Solution: C Explanation: o Abdul Kalam island aka Wheeler Island is Located in Odisha. Majuli Island is in Assam. o St Marys island is in Karnataka St Mary's island is in Karnataka.


  10. 2 2 4. Which of the following is correct regarding Zika Virus? a) It is caused by a virus transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitoes b) It is proven to cause microcephaly c) WHO declared that Zika virus'is no longer an international medical emergency Which of the following is/are correct? a) 1 and 2 b) 2 and 3 c) 1 only d) 1, 2 and 3