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Current Affairs for UPSC CSE for Prelims 2019- Part 1 (in Hindi)
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Current affair revision with MCQ part 1

Ashish Malik is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Ashish Malik
Verified UPSC Educator@Unacademy Plus, Writer, Poet, Alignment Design engineer, Motivational speaker, YouTuber, Blogger, Counsellor

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Thank you mam for such awesome lessons. Please add more lessons of Type B passage.
Kovalam is a beach town by the Arabian Sea in Thiruvananthapuram metropolitan area in Kerala.... Marari Beach is a beach in Alappuzha District of Kerala.... Anjuna beach in Goa is located 8 kilometers to the west of Mapusa, North Goa... Chandrabhaga Beach is situated 3km east of the Sun temple of Konark, in the Puri district in the state of Odisha..
Kovalam & Marari beach- Kerala Anjuna beach- Goa Chandrabhaga beach- Odisha
Ashish Malik
5 months ago
Correct
Ashish Malik
5 months ago
Keep it up
after 3rd lesson of this course app is nt responding, tried on 4rh 5th 6th ,, app doesnt respond,, why
Ashish Malik
5 months ago
Its working for me.. Try ahain pls
Ashish Malik
5 months ago
Again*
Kovalam beach - Kerala Marari beach - Kerala Anjuna beach- goa Chandrabhaga- Odisha
Ashish Malik
6 months ago
Very nice
Superb video sir god bless you and may you live long sir
Ashish Malik
5 months ago
Thanks nitish
  1. REVISION OF CURRENT AFFAIRS THROUGH MCQS FOR PRELIMS 2019 BY ASHISH MALIK


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  3. QI Consider following statements related snakebites .Which of the following are correct? 1. It is on the list of Neglected Tropical Diseases 2. Recently WHO passed a resolution on snakebites. 3. Snakebites are not a major public health hazard in India as compared to other tropical countries. 4. Snakebites come under purview of States jurisdiction. Select the correct code .and 2 only b. 1.2 and 3 only C. 1.2 and 4 only .d. 1,2,3and 4


  4. QI Consider following statements related snakebites .Which of the following are correct? 1. It is on the list of Neglected Tropical Diseases 2. Recently WHO passed a resolution on snakebites. 3. Snakebites are not a major public health hazard in India as compared to other tropical countries. 4. Snakebites come under purview of States jurisdiction. Select the correct code .a. and 2 only b. 1.2 and 3 only c. 1,2 and 4 only .d. 1,2,3and 4


  5. Of the | lakh people who die globally every year of snakebite, 40,000 are in India


  6. SIMBEX is an annual bilateral naval exercise conducted by the navies of which of the following nations a. India and Indonesia b. India and Malaysia C. India and Singapore d. India and USA


  7. SIMBEX is an annual bilateral naval exercise conducted by the navies of which of the following nations a. India and Indonesia . b. India and Malaysia c. India and Singapore d. India and USA


  8. Q3 Indian navy recently rescued stranded Indians from Socotra Island. This island is located in which country? a. Yemen b. Saudi Arabia C. Oman . d. Djibouti


  9. Q3 Indian navy recently rescued stranded Indians from Socotra Island. This island is located in which country? a. Yemen b. Saudi Arabia . C. Oman d. Djibouti


  10. Cyclone Mekunu has hit Socotra Islands of Yemen.


  11. Q4 Which beach in Asia is the first one to get Blue Flag certification? .a. Kovalam beach b. Marari beach C. Anjuna beach d. Chandrabhaga beach


  12. Q5 Consider the following statements about the S-400 Triumf long-range air defence missile system: I.lit has a range of about 400km 2.lt can shoot down about 80 simultaneous targets 3.lt has been designed and developed by USA Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a) I only .b) I and 2 .C)3 only d) 2 and 3


  13. Q6 Why is the recent discovery of the frog species, Nasikabatrachus bhupathi, significant a) It is a keystone species for the ecosystem where it thrives and was thought to have been extinct since early 20th century . b) It constitutes additional evidence in favour of the theory of continental drift c) The skin of this frog is coated with a secretion that guards it from the deadly East Asian fungus that has been responsible for the extinction of several amphibian species d) Its presence is an indicator of the presence of the critically endangered peacock tarantula


  14. Consider the following statements with reference to the recently released Indian Nitrogen Assessment l Agriculture is the largest contributor of nitrogen emissions 2.Cattle account for the largest share of nitrous oxide emissions in agriculture 3.Nitrogen emissions from both cattle and non-agricultural sectors are growing rapidly Which of the statements given above is/are correct? .a) only b) I and 3 only .) 2 and 3 only .d) 1, 2 and 3


  15. Consider the following statements with reference to the recently released Indian Nitrogen Assessment .Agriculture is the largest contributor of nitrogen emissions 2.Cattle account for the largest share of nitrous oxide emissions in agriculture 3.Nitrogen emissions from both cattle and non-agricultural sectors are growing rapidly Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a) only b) I and 3 only .) 2 and 3 only .d) 1, 2 and 3


  16. Though agriculture remains the largest contributor to nitrogen emissions, the non-agricultural emissions of nitrogen oxides and nitrous oxide are growing rapidly, with sewage and fossil-fuel burning - for power, transport and industryleading the trend Agricultural soils contributed to over 70% of N2O emissions from India in 2010, followed by waste water (12%) and residential and commercial activities (6%). Cattle account for 80% of the ammonia production, though their annual growth rate is 1%, due to a stable population.


  17. It is being implemented by UN Environment (UNEP). Towards INMS' will develop the evidence base to showcase the need for effective practices for global nitrogen management and highlight options to maximise the multiple benefits of better nitrogen use.The projedt presents a key opportunity to pull together a global and critical mass of science evidence on the nitrogen cycle, and develop a sustained process that gets science, governments, businesses and civil society working together to build common understanding and deliver real change. A vital part of the task over the next four years will be to show how management of the global nitrogen cycle can deliver measurable benefits for oceans, climate, the atmosphere, land ecosystems and global society.


  18. Which one of the following releases the annual Global Peace Index? a) Stockholm Peace Research Institute b) Institute for Economics and Peace ) Amnesty International d International Peace Bureau .c


  19. Q10 Which one of the following is not regarded as part of the World Biodiversity Hotspots? . a) Andaman group of islands . b) Nicobar group of islands .c) Western Himalayas d) Western Ghats


  20. Q10 Which one of the following is not regarded as part of the World Biodiversity Hotspots? a) Andaman group of islands . b) Nicobar group of islands c Western Himalayas d) Western Ghats


  21. Biodiversity Hotspots in India . Himalaya: Includes the entire Indian Himalayan region (and that falling in Pakistan, Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan, China and Myanmar) Indo-Burma: Includes entire North-eastern India, except Assam and Andaman group of Islands (and Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and southern China) OS Sundalands: Includes Nicobar group of Islands (and Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Philippines) .Western Ghats and Sri Lanka: Includes entire Western Ghats (and Sri Lanka)