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(Hindi) 13th December 2017: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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central sector scheme are schemes with 100 % funding by central government and implemented by central govt machinery. These are mainly formulated on subjects mainly from union list.
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central sector scheme are schemes with 100 % funding by central government and implemented by central govt machinery. These are mainly formulated on subjects mainly from union list.
central sector scheme are schemes with 100 % funding by central government and implemented by central govt machinery. These are mainly formulated on subjects mainly from union list.
  1. MCQs - 13th Dec 2017 Roman Saini


  2. Q1. Which one of the following species has one of the smallest ranges of any hornbill? A) Narcondam Hornbill B) Indian Grey Hornbill C) Great Hornbill D) Malabar Grey Hornbill


  3. Answer- A) India has nine hornbill species. India also has one species that has one of the smallest ranges of any hornbill: the Narcondam Hornbill, found only on the island of Narcondam.


  4. Q2. Consider the following statements: 1. India's total carbon emissions have become more than ten times the levels in 1990. 2. India's heavy dependence on fossil fuels and a dramatically low level of energy efficiency is the chief reason for this. 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. B) 2 only India's total carbon emissions have become more than three times the levels in 1990, as per World Bank data.


  6. Q3. The purpose of the recently launched 'MSME Sambandh' portal is? A) To monitor the availability offunds to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) B) To monitor the implementation of the Public Procurement from MSEs by Central Public Sector Enterprises C) To monitor the availability of power supply to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) DJTo monitor the availability of raw materials to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)


  7. Answer- B) A Public Procurement Portal 'MSME Sambandh' has been launched for MSME. The objective of the portal is to monitor the implementation of the Public Procurement from MSEs by Central Public Sector Enterprises. mation of the P


  8. Q4. Consider the following statements about the National Judicial Data Grid 1. The National Judicial Data Grid (NJDG) is a part of the on-going e-Courts Integrated Mission Mode Project. 2. NJDG will work as a monitoring tool to identify, manage & reduce pendency of cases 3. The NJDG will cover all categories of cases, excluding those relating to juvenile justice system. 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


  9. A) 1 and 2 only The NJDG will cover all categories of cases, including those relating to juvenile justice system


  10. Q5. Consider the following statements: 1. A Scheme called Khelo India is being implemented by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports as a central sponsored scheme from the current financial year. 2. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan (RGKA) and Urban Sports Infrastructure Scheme (USIS) were subsumed in the "Khelo India - National Programme for Development of Sports" 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. Under Price Deficiency Payment, farmers are proposed to be compensated for the difference between the government-announced MSPs for select crops and their actual market prices 2. From the Budget 2017, the Union Government has replaced the Minimumm Support Price' with the Price Deficiency Payment Mechanism. 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. D) All of the above The flaws of the Minimum Support Price in India: Its reach is limited, in terms of both the crops and the geographical area it covers. Though every year MSPs are announced for 20-plus crops before the sowing season begins, actual procurement at MSP is restricted to a few crops such as paddy and wheat. The crops with effective MSPs such as rice, wheat and sugarcane, where support prices are effective now, are also water-intensive.


  13. Q9. Consider the following statements: 1. Operation Sadbhavana is aimed at "Winning the Hearts and Minds" of people by promoting activities that focuses on the basic needs. 2. Operation Sangam is introduced allowing children from Kashmir to visit different part of the country 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


  14. C) Both 1 and 2 Not just fighting to protect our nation, Indian Army has also undertaken many initiatives in order to improve its relationship with the civilians. One such effort is Operation Sadbhavana (meaning Goodwill) and Operation Sangam


  15. 010. Consider the following statements: 1. The invisible force that appears to deflect the wind is the Coriolis force. 2. It is determined by the mass of the object and the object's rate of rotation. 3. The Coriolis force is parallel to the object's axis. 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 The Coriolis force is perpendicular to the object's axis.