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In this lesson, we will practice 5 MCQs on a daily basis for Prelims 2019.

Yasmin Gill
Discount Code-"yashi.gill01"/Qualified for UPSC mains/Rank 24th in Punjab PCS

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  1. PRELIMS DAILY MCQ's for UPSC-CSE 2019 March 17


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  5. Quick Instructions Go through Daily Current Affairs before attempting the questions As soon as the question appears, pause the video, answer the question and resume Calculate your score on a daily basis and write it in the Comments Section below lake out a pen to note down questions


  6. Q1- In which state of India is Belur math located? A. Karnataka B. Andhra Pradesh C. Tamil Nadu D. None of these


  7. NONE OF THESE WEST BENGAL Belur Math headquarters of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission, founded by Swami Vivekananda, the chief disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa It is located on the west bank of Hooghly River, Belur, WB To conserve environment, the Math will break an age-old tradition of having a fireworks display For the first time, the anniversary celebrations included folk theatre or jatra and a performance of chau-a masked dance form from West Bengal's Purulia district RM founded in 1897


  8. Q2-Which of them is true? A. Hindon river is located in Eastern UP B. It is a tributary of Ganga river c. Both D. None


  9. None W UP- SAHARANPUR Sandwiched between the polluted Kali, a Hindon tributary, on one side and a nullah brimming with industrial effluents Also known as Harnandi, the rain-fed Hindon originates in the lower Himalayas of neighbouring Uttarakhand Joined by its two tributaries Kali and Krishni - it flows through western UP before confluence with the Yamuna in Gautam Buddha Nagar. INDUS VALLEY SITE- ALIMGIRPUR HINDON AIR BASE


  10. Q3- Which of them is true? A. CPCB is a statutory body constituted under Air Act 1981 B. It is responsible for control of both noise and air pollution C. Both D. None


  11. Only B CPCB, statutory organisation, was constituted in 1974 under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 Further, CPCB was entrusted with the powers and functions under the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981 Also do noise pollution monitoring


  12. Q4- Which of these is true? A. Zanskar falls in Kargil district of Ladakh region B. Zanskar river is a tributary of Indus C. Both D. None


  13. Q5- Which among them is true? MDM Scheme falls under MHRD As per the norms, food supplied to lower primary students should have 450 kcal energy and 12 grams of protein, while food supplied to upper primary classes should have 700 kcal and 20 grams protein A. B. C. Both D. None


  14. Boeing 737 MAX series Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation Founded in SEATTLE Boeing Company -corporate headquarters in Chicago, Illinois


  15. These magnetic fields tend to slip towards the poles Holding these fields in their place requires that there is extra mass (plasma mass) pushing at the bands from higher latitudes. Thus, a magnetic dam is formed which is storing a big mass of plasma. At the end of a solar cycle, this mag netic dam can break, releasing huge amounts of plasma ca scading like a tsunami towards the poles. These tsunami waves travel at high speeds of about 1,000 km per hour carrying excess plasma to the mid-latitudes These are seen as the bright patches that signal the start of the next cycle of sunspots.


  16. In a multi-phased poll, the silence period of last 48 hours may be on in certain constituencies while campaign is ongoing in other constituencies There should not be any direct or indirect reference amountin g to soliciting support for parties or candidates in the constituencies observing the silence period North Indian tea industry wants output regulation, as it is facin g the challenge of oversupply, which is dampening prices Assam accounts for half of India's tea output Tea Board under Min of Commerce Statutory body HQ-KOLKATA


  17. Chitosan-A natural biopolymer, a kind of polysaccharide obtained from a chitin shell such as the shrimp's Water-soluble and biodegradable Chemically modified to selectively remove either an oil/ water phase from an oil-water mixture Possible by making the chitosan-based material to exhibit either an extremely water-repelling property in air (like the lotus leaf) or an extremely oil-repelling property under water (like a fish scale). If oil spill is less, the material can be made water-repelling to remove or collect the oil If huge oil spill and the water phase relatively less, the material can be made extremely oil-repelling


  18. Organophosphate pesticides bring about the inhibition of important enzymes of the body, thus affect the functioning of nervous system, heart, immunity, and reproductive Pesticides can inhibit enzymes in blood Gel act as a simple physical barrier; it chemically deactivates pesticides The base of the gel is chitosan, a natural substance extracted from the waste shells of crabs and shrimps Oceans absorb nearly 30% of human emissions