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2nd 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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Sir at time 5:22 block B par ek external force bhi lagega na ??? tb toh negative nhi hona chahiye work done.........reply me sir
Jameel Akhter
a month ago
Workdone by FRICTION force will be negative.
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plzzz sir guide Me... and please make courses in public administration... I have taken my optional as public administration plzzz sir
please post the MCQs of 1st January as well.
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Sir with reference to QN- 03, I think it there should be clarity between Revenue and Fiscal deficit. As fiscal deficit is more concerned with Capital revenue n exp
  1. MCQs -2nd Jan 2018 Roman Saini


  2. Q1. Consider the following statements: 1. Indian soft-shell turtle is protected under the Wildlife Act 1972 as Schedule 1 animal 2. Indian soft-shell turtle is vulnerable in India under the International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List. 3. Indian soft-shell turtle is endemic to India. Selectthe 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


  3. A) 1 and 2 only Indian soft-shell turtle is considered Endangered in Bangladesh and Vulnerable in India, its main range state. It is also found in Pakistan.


  4. Q2. Under which of the following circumstances, investigation into the affairs of a company is assigned to Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) by the Government? 1. On receipt of report of the Registrar or Inspector of the company. 2. On intimation of a special resolution passed by a company requesting an investigation into its affairs 3. In public interest. 4. On the request of any Department of Central Government or State Government. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1, 3 and 4 only D) All of the above


  5. D) All of the above SFIO is a multi-disciplinary organization under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, consisting of experts in the field of accountancy, forensic auditing, law information technology, investigation, company law, capital market and taxation for detecting and prosecuting or recommending for prosecution white collar crimes/frauds.


  6. Q3. A government can miss its fiscal deficit target under which of the following conditions? 1. The revenue it collected falls short of projections. 2. Its expenditure is higher than planned. 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


  7. C) Both 1 and 2 The difference between total revenue and total expenditure of the government is termed as fiscal deficit. It is an indication of the total borrowings needed by the government.


  8. Q4. Consider the following statements: 1. NASA's Parker Solar Probe is scheduled for launch in 2018 to explore the sun's outer atmosphere. 2. The probe will use Mercury's gravity to gradually bring its orbit closer to the sun. 3. One of the primary goals for the mission is to trace how energy and heat move through the solar corona. 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


  9. C) 1 and 3 only The probe will use Venus' gravity during seven flybys over nearly seven years to gradually bring its orbit closer to the sun. The primary goals for the mission are to trace how energy and heat move through the solar corona and to explore what accelerates the solar wind as well as solar energetic particles.


  10. Q5. NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission aims at: A) to study black holes. B) to study dark matter. C) to find earth-like planets. D) to collect samples from an asteroid.


  11. Answer- D) The U.S. space agency's first asteroid sample return mission, OSIRIS-REx, is scheduled to arrive at the near-Earth asteroid Bennu in August 2018, and will return a sample for study in 2023.


  12. Q7. Which among the following is the only breeding ground for Bar-headed geese in India? A) Tsomoriri B) Wular Lake C) Hokersar D) Surinsar-Mansar Lakes


  13. wich among the folowingfactorscan impact storm surge? 1. Wind speed 2. Slope of the continental shelf 3. Width of the continental shelf 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. D) All of the above Storm surge is an abnormal rise of water generated by a storm, over and above the predicted astronomical tides. Storm surge is produce of the winds moving cyclonically around the storm. d by water being pushed toward the shore by the force Other factors which can impact storm surge are the width and slope of the continental shelf. A shallow slope will potentially produce a greater storm surge than a steep shelf.


  15. Q9. Consider the following statements about the Olive Ridley Turtles: 1. The name for this sea turtle is tied to the colour of its shell-an olive greern hue. 2. They are currently the most abundant of all sea turtles. 3. Their vulnerable status comes from the fact that they nest in a very small number of places. 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. D) All of the above Olive-Ridley Turtles: The name for this sea turtle is tied to the color of its shell-an olive green hue. They are currently the most abundant of all sea turtles. Their vulnerable status comes from the fact that they nest in a very small number of places, and therefore any disturbance to even one nest beach could have huge repercussions on the entire population.


  17. Q10. Besides Kaziranga National Park, the Indian one- horned rhinoceros are found in which of the following areas? 1. Orang National Park 2. Pobitara National Park 3. Jaldapara National Park 4. Dudhwa National Park Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1, 3 and 4 only D) All of the above


  18. D) All of the above In India rhinos are found in Kaziranga, Orang, Pobitara, Jaldapara, Dudhwa. The largest of the Asian Rhinos is the Indian Rhinoceros.