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MCQs - 22nd April 2018 Roman Saini
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Q1. Thrissur Pooram festival was recently in news for cruelty towards elephants. This festival is celebrated in: A) Karnataka B) Kerala C) Chhattisgarh D) Tamil Nadu
B) Kerala The much popular and revered festival known as Thrissur Pooram is one of the most sought after festivals of Kerala. Celebrated in the Malayalam month of Medom (April-May) this celebrated festival consists of processions of richly caparisoned elephants from various neighbouring temples to the Vadakumnathan temple at Thrissur.
Q2. Consider the following statements about the 'Monitoring the Killing of Elephants' (MIKE) programme: 1. It is an international collaboration that tracks trends in information related to the illegal killing of elephants from across Asia. 2. It was established through a Conference of the Parties (COP) resolution to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). 3. It is entirely funded by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and CITES. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 and 2 only B) 2 only C) 1 and 3 only D) All of the above
B) 2 only The Monitoring the Killing of Elephants (MIKE) programme is an international collaboration that tracks trends in information related to the illegal killing of elephants from across Africa and Asia, to monitor effectiveness of field conservation efforts. The MIKE Programme is entirely externally funded, and is therefore dependent on donor contributions, which include the European Union, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, and the China Wildlife Conservation Association, the United Kingdom's Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and the Governments of France and Japan.
Q3. Which of the following are MIKE (Monitoring the Killing of Elephants) sites in India? 1. Periyar Elephant Reserve 2. Chirang-Ripu Elephant Reserve 3. Deomali Elephant Reserve 4. Mysore Elephant Reserve Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1, 2 and 4 only D) 1, 3 and 4 only
B) 2, 3 and 4 only Mike Sites in India are the following Elephant Reserves: Chirang Ripu (Assam) Dhang Patki (Assam) Eastern Dooars (WB) Deomali (Arunachal Pradesh) Garo Hills (Meghalaya) Mayurbhanj (Orissa) Mysore (Karnataka) Nilgiri (TN) Shivalik (Uttarakhand) Wayanad (Kerala)
Q4. Which of the following is charged with issuing tsunami alerts in India? A) Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services B) National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research C) National Disaster Management Agency D) The Ministry of Home Affairs
A) Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services Hyderabad-based Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) is charged with issuing Tsunami alerts.
D) Neither 1 nor 2 'Swell waves' are massive ripples that form on the sea due to winds. They might appear to be tsunami-like waves but have completely different characteristics, Swell waves' are experienced along the eastern as well as western coast of India.
Q7. Consider the following statements about the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS): 1. It is a coalition of small island and low-lying coastal countries that share similar development challenges and concerns about the environment. 2. All the members of AOSIS are members of the United Nations. 3. Members of AOSIS are drawn from all oceans and regions of the world. 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
Q8. Consider the following statements about the 'Mutual Agreement Procedure' (MAP): 1. MAP is an alternative available to taxpayers for resolving disputes giving rise to double taxation. 2. MAP can be used to resolve both juridical and economic disputes. 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
C) Both 1 and 2 MAP is an alternative available to taxpayers for resolving disputes giving rise to double taxation whether juridical or economic in nature. The agreement for avoidance of double taxation between the countries would give authorization for assistance of Competent Authorities in the respective jurisdiction under MAP.
Q9. Which of the following kind of issues can be taken for resolution under the 'Mutual Agreement Procedure' (MAP)? 1. Adjustment arising from Transfer Pricing assessment. 2. Issues relating to existence of Permanent Establishment 3. Characterisation of income. 4. Attribution of profits to Permanent Establishment. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1, 2 and 3 only B) 2, 3 and 4 only C) 1, 2 and 4 only D) All of the above
D) All of the above The following kind of issues can be taken for resolution under the 'Mutual Agreement Procedure' (MAP): Adjustment arising from Transfer Pricing assessment Issues relating to existence of Permanent Establishment. Characterisation of income. Attribution of profits to Permanent Establishment