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Day 70 MCQ for Prelims 2019(in Hindi)
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Subhodeep Das
VIT University graduate with Mechanical , Appeared in UPSC Mains with Geography Optional . 4+ yr. Teaching Experience

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  1. A Qus-1. Match the following Country a) Indonesia b) Egypt c) France d) Iran Area 1. Lombok C2. Sinai Q.3. Reunion F4. Hormuz Choose the correct pair 1 2 3 . B) d b ca C) c a d b D)b c a d 0 Subhodeep Das


  2. A Ans- (A) YExplanation- Map based Question Why in news? A strong earthquake recently struck Indonesia's popular tourist island of Lombok. Lombok Island is an Indonesian island east of Bali and west of Sumbawa, part of the Lesser Sunda Island chain. Mount Rinjani is a volcanic mountain on Lombok Island. This Island sits within the pacific Ring of Fire 2 0 Subhodeep Das


  3. A Qus-2. Consider the following statements regarding Ring of Fire Y1. It is a string of volcanoes and sites of Seismic Activities c3. It is shaped like a horse shoe. 2. Roughly 90% of the earthquakes occur along the Ring of fire. . FChoose the correct statements A) 1 and 2 C) All of the above D) 1 and 3 B) 2 and 3 0 Subhodeep Das


  4. AAns-(C) Y Explanation- cWhat is the Pacific Ring of Fire? The Ring of Fire is a string of volcanoes and sites of seismic activity, or earthquakes, around the edges of the Pacific Ocean. Roughly 90% of all earthquakes occur along the Ring of Fire, and the ring is dotted with 75% of all active volcanoes on Earth. The Ring of Fire isn't quite a circular ring. It is shaped more like a 40,000- kilometer (25,000-mile) horseshoe. . 0 Subhodeep Das


  5. A Qus-3. Which one of these is/ are not correctly matched Volcano Popo katapeti Mount Raupehu Krakatau mount Fuji Country 1Mexico USA Indonesia Japan . Choose the correct option A) only 1 2C) only 2 B) 1 and 2 D) only 3 0 Subhodeep Das


  6. AAns-(C) YExplanation- Popo katapeti Mount Raupehu Krakatau mount Fuji Mexico F.2. New zealand .3. Indonesia Japan 2 Subhodeep Das


  7. A Qus-4. Consider the following statements regarding NASAMS-Il Y1. It is advanced air defence system to defend the National Capital Region from Aerial Attacks. 2. It has been purchased by India from USA . F.Choose the correct option A) Only1 . C) Both B) Only 2 D) None 0 Subhodeep Das


  8. A Ans-(C) YExplanation- Why in news? India is in talks with the U.S. to procure an advanced air defence system to defend the National Capital Region (NCR) from aerial attacks. The system is named National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System-ll (NASAMS-I1). What is NASAMS? NASAMS is a state-of-the-art defence system that can maximise the ability to quickly identify, engage and destroy current and evolving enemy aircraft, UAV or emerging cruise missile threats. The system can be deployed to identify, engage and destroy aircraft, helicopters, cruise missiles and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), as well as protect high-value assets and mass population centres against air-to-surface threats. NASAMS-ll is an upgraded version of the NASAMS and features new 3D mobile surveillance radars and 12 missile launchers for quicker reaction. It was designed and developed jointly by Raytheon and Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace, primarily for the Royal Norwegian Air Force (RNoAF) 0 Subhodeep Das


  9. A Qus-5. consider the following statements regarding Fast Tag Y1. It is a reloadable tag that automatically deducts toll charges M2. It uses Light waves to make cashless payments. QChoose the correct statement A) Only1 .C) Both B) Only 2 D) None 0 Subhodeep Das


  10. A Ans- (A) YExplanation- cA FASTag is a reloadable tag that automatically deducts toll charges and allows a What is FASTag? vehicle to pass through a toll gate without stopping for the payment It uses radio frequency identification (RFID) technology to make cashless payments through a prepaid account linked to it. The tag is fixed to the windscreen of a vehicle and an RFID antenna in the canopy of the toll gate scans the QR code and the tag identification number, following which the boom barrier lifts to allow a vehicle to pass through. The tag, which is valid for five years, comes in seven different colours violet, orange, yellow, green, pink, blue, black. Each colour is assigned to a particular category of vehicles. . . 0 Subhodeep Das


  11. A Ans-(C) YExplanation- . What is RFID? .Radio-frequency identification (RFID) is a technology to record the presence of an object using radio signals. The technology is used for automatically identifying a person, a package or an item. To d o this, it relies on RFID tags. These are small transponders (combined radio receiver and transmitter) that will transmit identity information over a short distance, when asked. The other piece to make use of RFID tags is an RFID tag reader. An RFID tag can be applied to or incorporated into a product, anima , or person for the purpose of identification and tracking using radio waves. Some tags can be read from several meters away and beyond the line of sight of the reader. Most RFID tags contain at least two parts: One is an integrated circuit for storing and processing in formation modulating and de -modulating a radio -frequency (RF) signal, and other specialized functions. The second is an antenna for receiving and transmitting the signal There are generally two types of RFID tags: active RFID tags, which contain a battery, and passive RFID tags, which have no batteries 0 Subhodeep Das


  12. A Ans- (c) YExplanation- cCRISPR technology is a simple yet powerful tool for editing genomes. .What is CRISPR/ Cas9? It allows researchers to easily alter DNA sequences and modify gene function. CRISPR, pronounced 'crisper', stands for Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeat. The name refers to the way short, repeated DNA sequences in the genomes of bacteria and other microorganisms are organised. CRISPRs a re specialized stretches of DNA. The protein Cas9 is an enzyme that acts like a pair of molecular scissors, capabl e of cutting strands of DNA and editing them. 0 Subhodeep Das


  13. Qus-9. Consider the following statements regarding POSHAN abhiyan A .1. It was launched in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. .2. It comes under the Ministry of Women and Child Development Choose the correct option A) Only1 B)Only 2 .C) Both D) None 0 Subhodeep Das


  14. A Ans-(B) YExplanation .The Union Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) organized the second meeting of National Council on India's Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaanin New Delhi. The meeting was chaired by NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar. National Council approved inclusion of 32 new districts under POSHAN Abhiyaanin the current year. It will help to saturate all districts of Union Territories (UTs) that were left out under Phase-l and Phase-l. POSHAN Abhiyaan(Prime Minister's Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nutrition) was launched in Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan in Mar 2018. SIt aims to ensure holistic development and adequate nutrition for pregnant women, mothers and children 0 Subhodeep Das


  15. A Qus-10. Which of these has recently announced India's first Public Sector Hotel for I Women A) Tamilnadu B) Kerala C) Andhra Pradesh . Q.D) Maharashtra 2 0 Subhodeep Das


  16. A Ans-(B) YExplanation India's first public sector hotel, 'Hostess' run entirely by women for women is going to come up in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Hostess' will offer state-of-the-art facilities, including automated security features technology-oriented check-ins and check-outs, laundry service, complimentary breakfast, microwave oven and fitness centre. RThe facility will have 22 AC rooms and two AC dormitories to host 28 people at a time. ARooms will be charged Rs 1,500 and the dormitory facility Rs 500 for four hours. The flagship project of the Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) has been launched by the state Tourism minister Kadakampally Surendran. 0 Subhodeep Das