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5th January 2019: 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 2019. It will be really helpful government exam aspirants (UPSC CSE/IAS Exam).

Roman Saini
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Mam plz post course of management accounting ?? U r amazing
sir is there till now only 2 current affairs lessons of 5&6 Jan 2019. what about 1 ,2,3,4
Arka Sen
16 days ago
give him time. he will cover rest.
Viraj
15 days ago
sir please upload movie that can improve vocabulary please sir requested by your lover.
Roman Saini
13 days ago
It is covered now, thanks.
Sanjana chouksey
13 days ago
thank you so much sir . These questions has helped me in understanding the way how newspapers should be read and helps sharpen our preparation.
Sanjana chouksey
13 days ago
and sir.. 4th january's questions are missing .. I'm just reminding because I dont want to miss any of the questions of current affairs... thank you for your kind efforts.
sir could u explain more about question 10 im nt getting option 3 how it will help in holding simultaneous elections
sir so much thank you for lessons I am waiting for this since 31 Dec, thank you
please open registration for mrunal indian economy course sir.
Sir please could you explain the statements of 10th question
Bharat R
15 days ago
Law commission has recommended these 3 points as a measure to be adopted in case simultaneous elections need to be held. If NCM is passed without a subsequent Confidence motion it will lead to re-election.
  1. MCQs - 5th January 2019


  2. Disclaimer Disclaimer: Roman Saini is only delivering the content with due permission of Sahil Malhotra who is the content creatorlauthor/owner. Any claims with regard to copyright issues are to be directed to Sahil Malhotra. At no point in time Roman Saini shall be responsible for any claims relating to the content.


  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


  4. UPSC CSE Complete History Optional for UPSC CSE Mains 2019-20 UPSC CSE Complete Public Administration Optional for Mains 2019-20 UPSC CSE UPSC CSE Ace Polity & Governance (Pre cum Mains) for UPSC CSE 2019 Complete CSAT Paper 2 for UPSC CSE Prelims 2019 O Last date to apply is 18th Jan 5,700 O Last date to apply is 16th Jan O Last date to apply is 19th Jan O Last date to apply is 21st Jan 19,400 18,400 10,900 Anuj Garg Arun Sharma G Rajput Ayussh Sanghi unacademy UPSC CSE NCERT (6 12th): For rock solid foundation to your preparation O Last date to apply is 25th Jan UPSC CSE Current Affairs & Static Syllabus through 2500 MCQs for UPSC UPSC CSE Contemporary Issues of Indian Economy, Budget & Economic O Last date to apply is 28th Jan UPSC CSE 1000 Most Important topics for UPSC CSE Prelims 2019 O Last date to apply is 27th Jan O Last date to apply is 28th Jan 7,700 7,400 3,300 27,700 e Aartee Mishra Jatin Verma Awdhesh Singh


  5. Q1. The moon is tidally locked to Earth because: A) It revolves around the Earth. B) It is the natural satellite of the Earth. C) It rotates at the same rate as it orbits the Earth. D) It revolves the Sun along wit the Earth.


  6. Answer C) The moon is tidally locked to Earth because it rotates at the same rate as it orbits the Earth.


  7. Q2. Consider the following statements about China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe: 1. It was a historic first as the first probe to see the far side of the moon. 2. It has both a lander as well a rover. 3. The Queqiao satellite was launched by China for the very purpose of helping Chang'e-4 communicate with earth. 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. B) 2 and 3 only China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe: It was a historic first as the first probe to touch the far side of the moon. Previous probes have seen the far side. It has both a lander as well a rover. The Queqiao satellite was launched by China for the very purpose of helping Chang'e-4 communicate with earth.


  9. Q3. Consider the following statements: 1. The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) owes its origin to the foresight and initiative of C V Raman 2. It was based on the lines of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. 3. This year was the 106th edition of the Indian Science Congress. 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. B) 2 and 3 only The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) owes its origin to the foresight and initiative of two British Chemists, namely, Professor J. L. Simonsen and Professor P.S. MacMahon This year was the 106th edition of the Indian Science Congress which held at Lovely Professional University in Phagwara


  11. Q4. Consider the following statements about the Monkey Fever': 1. It is a tick-borne viral fever 2. It is endemic to South Asia. 3. It belongs to the family of yellow fever and dengue fever. 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. D) All of the above Money fever or Kyasanur forest disease (KFD) is a viral fever that is a tick-borne hemorrhafic fever and it is endemic to South Asia It is a virus fever, belonging to the family Flaviviridae, which also includes yellow fever and dengue fever. It is a vector-borne disease. The disease is carried by ticks, rodents, birds, etc and it affects monkeys and human beings. The virus is transmitted to humans through the bite of nymphs of the tick or when humans come into contact with an infected animal


  13. D) All of the above The "Kali Masi" is a local breed of chicken which is completely black in colour: feathers, flesh and even bones. The chicken, traditionally reared by Jhabua's adivasi communities, was granted a Geographical Indication (GI) tag last year. Its cholesterol content is very low in comparison with the regular white chickens.


  14. Q7. Which of the following issues need to be addressed comprehensively, if we have to achieve sustained high growth? 1. Raising the investment ratio 2. Employment generation through better growth 3. Enhancing export growth to contain the Current Account Deficit 4. Removing agrarian distress by increasing productivity and consolidation of small landholdings. 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 DIAllLof the above


  15. Q8. Consider the following statements: 1. Jharkhand has the highest dropout rate for schoolchildren in India. 2. Dropout rates among Adivasis are the highest among all communities. 3. Jharkhand has the highest Adivasi population as a proportion to its total state population. 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 Jharkhand has the highest dropout rate for school children in India. Dropout rates among Adivasis are the highest among all communities. Lakshadweep has the highest Adivasi population as a proportion to its total state population.


  17. Q9. Consider the following statements: 1. India has moved up on the global index of talent competitiveness in 2018. 2. India's ranking was the worst among the five BRICS countries in 2018. 3. The Global Talent Competitiveness Index is released every year on the first day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) 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


  18. D) All of the above The Global Talent Competitiveness Index is released every year on the first day of the World Economic Forum (WEF), has ranked India at the 81st position on the 2018 Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI)