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(Hindi) 20th April 2018: Daily MCQs on Current Affairs for government exams (UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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  1. MCQs - 20th April 2018 Roman Saini


  2. Instructions As soon as the question appears, pause the video, answer the question and 0-2 resume it. Score Conclusion Very low chances of selection. There is no substitute for hard work. Can do better, need to grind more. Going good, almost there. Very high chances of selection 3-4 100% of the time, without fail, calculate your score and write it in 7-8 the comments section (Compete). 5-6 9-10


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  4. unac Home Explore Plus Qurses Topics &Edicsos 7,100 17,100 Revision Series on Chemistry for NEET 2018 PsC CsE PIB, Yojana & Science Reporter Summary May 2017-May 2018) CSAT Paper-2 Made Simple for UPSC CSE 2018/2019 Aspirants UPSC CSE Fast Track Economy including NCERTS LAste to apply a 21s 27,100 P5100 5,100 P CSE 200 Most Important Contemporary Issues for Prelims 2018 Ancient, Medieval& Modern History and Art & Culture Complete Physical Geography Capsule for Prelims/Msins 2018 Comprehensive Query Resolution for UPSC Prelims 2018 Lest dae to apply is 25h Last dae to apply 2des Ag


  5. Q1. cConsider the following statements: 1. BCCI is considered as a 'State' under Article 12 of the Indian Constitution. 2. BCCl is amenable to writ jurisdiction. 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


  6. B) 2 only As per a Supreme Court ruling in 2016, BCCI is not considered as a 'State' under Article 12 of the Indian Constitution. BCCI is amenable to writ jurisdiction as it performs 'public functions'.


  7. Q2. Consider the following statements about the draft National Clean Air Programme (NCAP): 1. It envisions setting up of only automatic air-quality-monitoring stations so as to increase the quality of the data collected. 2. It also, for the first time, plans to set up pollution-monitoring stations in rural areas. 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


  8. B) 2 only The draft National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) envisions setting up of both automatic as well as manual air-quality-monitoring stations. It also, for the first time, plans to set up pollution-monitoring stations in rural areas.


  9. Q4. Consider the following statements about the Gangotri National Park: 1. The Gaumukh glacier, the origin of river Ganges, is located inside the park. 2. It shares its international boundary with China as wel 3. The blue sheep, known locally as Bharal, is also found in this park. 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


  10. D) All of the above The blue sheep, known locally as Bharal, are losing their eyesight due an infection in the Park. This species is listed as Least Concern by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in its Red List


  11. Q4. Consider the following statements: 1. The Integrated Tiger Habitat Conservation Programme is jointly supported by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the German Development Bank (KfW) 2. The programme not only aims to save tigers in the wild and their habitats but also supports human populations in key locations throughout Asia. 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. C) Both 1 and 2 The Integrated Tiger Habitat Conservation Programme is jointly supported by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and the German Development Bank (KfW) The programme not only aims to save tigers in the wild and their habitats but also supports human populations in key locations throughout Asia. The programme contributes to the international goal set up during the 2010 St- Petersburg Tiger Summit to double wild tiger populations by 2022 (up to 6,000 tigers), starting from a baseline global population of 3,200, which was the IUCN Red List population estimate at that time.


  13. D) All of the above The Government of India provides financial and technical assistance to the State/UT Governments for activities aimed at wildlife conservation through the Centrally Sponsored Scheme viz. 'Integrated Development of Wildlife Habitats'. The scheme has following three components: 1. Support to Protected Areas (National Parks, Wildlife Sanctuaries, Conservation Reserves and Community Reserves). 2. Protection of Wildlife Outside Protected Areas 3. Recovery programmes for saving critically endangered species and habitats.


  14. Q7. Which of the following contaminants (presence in higher level than the permissible limits)are found in ground water in selected areas in India? 1. Fluoride 2. Arsenic 3. Salinity 4. Iron Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above


  15. Q8. High fluoride content in the ground water is often detected from which of the following symptoms among the people who consume it? 1. Yellowing of teeth 2. Damaged joints 3. Bone deformities 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. D) All of the above The presence of fluoride in water cannot be detected without the help of water quality testing equipment. High fluoride content is often detected from such symptoms on human beings as yellowing of teeth, damaged joints and bone deformities, which occur fromm long years of exposure to fluoride containing water.


  17. Q9. Which among the following States leads all other Indian States in the generation of solar power? A) Tamil Nadu B) Rajasthan C) Gujarat D) Maharashtra


  18. A) Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu leads all other Indian States in the generation of solar power.