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(Hindi) 12th December 2017: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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Very very useful course. I have one request, please group them either Topic wise or GS paper wise as it takes time to grab one note after other. Making the summary that way will surely save a lot time. E.g Polity, Economy, Art, IR.... Or even GS 1, GS 2. GS 3..... Thanks in advance.
7/10 awesome questions
Ritika Bansal
2 years ago
hi
Ritika Bansal
2 years ago
plzz 2nd question mei global emission and global population ka meaning btaado
ritika bansal global emission means how much a country create pollution and global population means how much a country is populated
धन्यवाद गुरुजी ।।
धन्यवाद गुरुजी ।।
I am not able to answer the questions From where should I study current affairs?
read the hindu bro daily no substitution for this
Karthik K
2 years ago
Thank you
Sir 1) when over valued currency happened?? 2)where is the location of mikir hills??
Ans. 2) karbi anglong plateau, Assam
Atul Kumar GUPTA
2 years ago
thank you
  1. MCQs - 12th Dec 2017 Roman Saini


  2. Q1. Consider the following statements: 1. The Addis Agenda provides a global framework to ensure the effective mobilisation of resources at the national and international level for sustainable development. 2. Implementation of the Addis Agenda supports the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. 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


  3. Answer- C) Both 1 and 2 The Addis Agenda provides a global framework to ensure the effective mobilisation of resources at the national and international level for sustainable development. Implementation of the Addis Agenda supports the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.


  4. Q2. Consider the following statements: I. The Chinese share in global emissions is close to 10%, whereas its share in global population is about 17%. 2. India's share in global population is 16%, while its share in emissions is only 6%-7%. 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


  5. Answer- B) 2 only The Chinese share in global emissions is close to 30%, whereas its share in global population is just about 17%.


  6. Q3. The mangroves along the east coast of India is more than that of west coast because? A) the east coast of India covers more area than the west coast. B) the east coast of India receives more rainfall than the west coast. C) the east coast of India is drained by more rivers than the west coast. D) the terrain of the east coast has a gradual slope as plains compared with the steep gradient along the west coast.


  7. Answer- D) The mangroves along the east coast of India is more (80%) than that of west coast (20%) beca use the terrain of the east coast has a gradual slope as plains compared with the steep gradient along the west coast.


  8. Q4. Consider the following statements about Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR): 1. LIDAR is a remote sensing method to generate precise, three-dimensional information about the shape of the Earth and its surface characteristics 2. LIDAR systems allow scientists and mapping professionals to examine both natural and manmade environments. 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


  9. Answer- C) Both 1 and 2 LIDAR, which stands for Light Detection and Ranging, is a remote sensing method that uses light in the form of a pulsed laser to measure ranges (variable distances) to the Earth. These light pulses-combined with other data recorded by the airborne system- generate precise, three-dimensional information about the shape of the Earth and its surface characteristics.


  10. Q5. Consider the following statements: 1. BirdLife International is the World's Oldest International Conservation Organisation 2. BirdLife International is the official Red List authority for birds for the International Union for Conservation of Nature. 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


  11. Q7. Consider the following statements: 1. Cherrapunji is located on the south side of Garo hills 2. Cherrapunji is about 4000 m above the mean sea level 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


  12. Answer- C) Both 1 and 2 Nokrek Biosphere Reserve is located in Garo Hills in Meghalaya. Nokrek Biosphere Reserve contains tropical wet evergreen forest type of vegetation. The river Pindar flows through Nandadevi Biosphere Reserve.


  13. Q9. An over-valued currency in the foreign exchange market will have which one of the following impacts in India? A) Make imports costlier and exports cheaper. B) Will have no effect on cost of imports. C) Give protection to domestic industry against foreign competition D) Make imports cheaper and exports costlier.


  14. Answer-D) An over-valued currency in the foreign exchange market will make imports cheaper and exports costlier.


  15. Q10. The inflationary impact of the inflow of foreign capital in India is neutralised by the Reserve bank of India by which one of the following methods? A) Permitting outflow of foreign exchange. B) Sale of securities in the open market. C) Facilitating imports of essential commodities. D) Permitting depreciation of Indian rupee in the foreign exchange market.


  16. Answer- B) The inflationary impact of the inflow of foreign capital in India can be neutralised by the Reserve bank of India by the sale of securities in the open market.