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27th November: Daily Current Affairs MCQs for Government Exams(UPSC CSE/IAS Exam)
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27th 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.

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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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nice explanation !
Nitish Kumar
a year ago
got 7 out of 10 ...the first one is almost true even i read in hindu but attempted incorrectly ....otherwise i could got 1 more mark...mood off ho gya...thank you deepanshu sir for this inititaitve
These ''recent'' questions are not relevant w.r.t to Prelims 2017 -- More conceptual questions should be framed. In Q9, many options could be correct. (conceptual level)
Twisting Twists
3 years ago
Instead the focus should be on telling people (framing question on) Incremental CRR and CRR difference.
question no-6 confusion was covered in hindu that H5N8 outbroke in karnataka !!!!
Bharath Kumar
3 years ago
not only in Karnataka,recently in delhi too
Roshan Leo
3 years ago
it's not only in karnataka,already delhi,kerala,mp,punjab and haryana are suffering from H5N8.karnataka is a new entry in this list. :)
sir i have not done current affairs of aug, sep, oct.. which is best magazine or website to cover this?? eagarly waiting for your reply..
Divya Sharma
3 years ago
I refer to Vision IAS current affairs modules and these MCQ videos on Unacademy because even i have missed out on a lot of current affairs.
  1. 2 MCQs based on 27th November 2016 Current Affairs

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  4. 2 2 1. Which of the following is correct regarding Yamanaka Genes? a) It is a tumor suppressor gene found in all humans, its protein is responsible for repairing DNA. b) it is a gene which is involved in cell adhesion, mutations in the gene may resull in colorectal cancer c) They are essential genes that can reprogramme the cells in our body and be used to regenerate old cells or grow new organs. d) It is a human gene that provides instructions for making a protein d) Il is a human gene that provides instructions for making a probein called pyrin, which play a role in inflammation and in fighting infection.

  5. 2 2 Solution: C Explanation: o Yamanaka genes are named after Dapanese scientist Shinya Yamanaka. He won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2012.

  6. 2 2 2. What do you understand by profiteering? a) It is a feature of an economic system in which the general rate of rofit declines, as the capital accumulation took place at a faster rate he growth of output. b) It is the name given to describe any scheme under ushick usorkers receive a remuneration that is conditional on the profits of the firm c) It is a process of having a normal profit that is the minimum amount necessary for an entrepreneur to induce him to an activiby d) It is fhe process of having disproportionate profits, generted often through manipulation of prices, abuse of domihant position, or by exploiting a bad or unusual situation such as temporary scarciby

  7. 2 2 Solution: D Explanation o GST laus to have anti-profiteering clause. o The Centre has proposed an 'anti-profiteering' measure in order to prevent any rise in price and to ensure that the industry passes the benefits of the reduction in tax rate.s.

  8. 2 2 3. Consider the following statements about Cuba, 1) It is Located inside the Gulf of Mexico. 2) It is the Largest island state in the Caribbean. 3) It consists of a single island. Which of the following is/are correct? a) 1 and 3 b) 1 and:2 c) 2 onlu d) 1, 2 and 3

  9. worldatlas LASA worldatlas Forida Gulf of MexicoMiami Poofic Bahamas Atlantic Ocean Havana cub Dominican Republic CARIBBEAN Haitt San Juan Antigua Barbada Dominica Jamaica Kingston nd St. Kitts and Nevis Caribbean Sea St. Lucia Central Americ0 St. Vincent and the 400 mi -Barbados Grenadines Grenadint Grenada Nicaragua 400 km Trinidad and Costa Rica Panama Car Caracas veneruea Atlantic Ocean Venezuela Pacific Panama Oceon Panama- Colombia SOUTH AMERICA

  10. 2 2 Solution: C Explanation: Cuba is located in the northern Caribbean where the Caribbean Sea, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Atlantic Ocean meet o Cuba is a country comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.

  11. 2 2 Solution: A Explanation: o More than 20 types of Candida can cause infection Candiasis Candida Auris is one of them.

  12. 2 2 7. Who is the founder of the Self-Realization Fellowship? a Swami Vivekananda b) Paramahansa Yogananda c) Sri Aurobindo d) Annie Besant

  13. 2 2 8. Consider the following statements regarding Unified Payments onsider the follouwing statements regarding Unitied Payments Interface(UPI), 1) It is an Immediate money transfer system through mobile device round the clock 24*7 and 365 days. 2) It is developed by National Payments Corporation of India. 3) The upper Limit per UPI transaction is Rs. 1 Lakh Which of the following is/are correct? a) 1 and 2 b) 2 and 3 c) 1 only d) 1, 2 and 3

  14. 2 2 Solution: D Explanation: o The demonetisation has put the recently Launched o All of the statements are correct. UPI under cuS.