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MCQ QUESTIONS for UPSC Aspirants

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10 Jul 2021
Question :

Which of the statements given above is/are correct regarding ‘Zika Virus’ disease?

1. It is spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
2. An experimental Zika vaccine, called rVSV-ZEBOV proved highly protective against it.
3. It cannot be transmitted from human to human.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:


1 only
1 and 2 only
3 only
2 and 3 only

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08 Jul 2021
Question :

Which of the following statements are correct regarding the National Board for Wildlife?

1. It is a statutory body constituted under the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

2. It is chaired by the Union Environment minister.

3. Its approval is mandatory to alter boundaries in national parks and wildlife sanctuaries.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:


1 and 2 only
2 and 3 only
1 and 3 only
1,2 and 3

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07 Jul 2021
Question :

Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the National Initiative for Proficiency in Reading with Understanding and Numeracy?

1. It is launched under the aegis of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan.

2. It provides for changes in curriculum and teaching methods to include more activity, art and story-telling and stress-free assessment methods to attain desired goals.

Select the answer using the code given below:


1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2

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06 Jul 2021
Question :
Q.1) Consider the following statements regarding ‘Capital Adequacy Ratio’:
1. It is the ratio of a bank’s capital in relation to its risk weighted assets and current liabilities.
2. A high Capital Adequacy Ratio means that the bank is at a higher risk of failure and so may be required more capital.

Select the correct answer using the code given below: 

1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2

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05 Jul 2021
Question :
Which of the following broad categories of sectors come under the ‘priority sector lending’ norms?
1. Agriculture
2. Export Credit
3. Housing
4. Social Infrastructure
5. Renewable Energy

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1,2 and 3 only
2,4 and 5 only
1,3,4 and 5 only
1,2,3,4 and 5 only

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03 Jul 2021
Question :
Q.1) Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act?
1. Only the Central Government can declare the whole or part of the State or Union Territory as a disturbed area. 
2. Once declared ‘disturbed’, the region has to maintain status quo for a minimum of three months.
3. The act is operational in Assam, Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, Nagaland, Mizoram and parts of Arunachal Pradesh.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
 

1 and 2 only
2 only
1,2 and 3
3 only

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02 Jul 2021
Question :
Recently, the report ‘COVID-19 and Tourism: An Update’ was in the news. It is released by:
 

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 
World Economic Forum
World Bank 
World Trade Organisation

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01 Jul 2021
Question :
Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services?
1. It was established as an autonomous body to provide the best possible ocean information and advisory services.
2. It operates as an executive arm of the Ministry of Earth Sciences for its policies and programmes.
3. It provides daily advisories to fisher folk in Hindi, English and vernacular languages.
 
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1 and 2 only
2 only
3 only
1 and 3 only

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Current Affairs
30 Jun 2021
Question :
Q.1) Consider the following statements:
1. Rubber board is a statutory body constituted by the Government of India for the overall development of the rubber industry in the country.
2. The British introduced commercial cultivation of natural rubber in India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

1 only
2 only

Both 1 and 2

Neither 1 nor 2

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29 Jun 2021
Question :
Q.1) The term ‘Ambergris’ was recently in the news. It is a:

Solid waxy substance that floats around the surface of the water body.
Type of ‘Irwin’ mangoes known for their unique ruby red colour.
Highly infectious viral disease that invades nervous system.
Fully automated, high-end machine for performing RT-PCR testing for COVID-19.

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SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

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