Current Affairs Only Daily MCQ’s -24,25th February 2017
Q.1- consider the following statements about gold monetization scheme
- scheme will enable depositors to earn interest on their on their gold accounts.
- The sovereign gold bond will enable investors to buy gold certificates from the government, which can later be encashed for money or physical gold.
Which of the above statements is/are true
a) only 1
b) only 2
c) Neither 1 nor 2
d) Both 1 & 2
Q.2- Which among the following is correct regarding Phalcon AWACS?
- It is used by India for air superiority
- It is made in U.S.
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
Q.3- Central Board of Excise and Customs has launched a Mobile Application for Goods and Services Tax (GST). Consider the following statements in context to the application
I. It will inform the taxpayers of the latest updates on GST among others
II. With launch it was made available for both android and iOS platforms.
III. It was launched in line to the Union Government’s Digital India initiative
Which is/are correct?
a) Only III
b) Only I and II
c) Only I and III
d) I, II and III
Q.4- Which country is going to spend about 28 million dollars to give asylum to Yezidi refugees by the end of 2017?
a) The United States of America
b) United Kingdom
Q.5- Donald trump revoked one of the protection laws passed during Obama’s rule. What did the law aim to protect?
a) Rights of people belonging to the LGBT community
b) Rights of Transgender students to use washroom that matches their gender choice
c) Rights of refugees
d) Minority rights
Q.6- Which country’s decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court has been declared invalid and unconstitutional?
a) South Africa
Q.7- Name the P-16A Class frigate that has been restored to an upright position at Mumbai’s Naval Dockyard.
a) INS Sindhughosh
b) INS Betwa
c) INS Chakra
d) INS Arihant
Q.8- Which of the following became the 22nd state to join Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY)?
c) Arunachal Pradesh
Q.9- Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the 112-foot bust of ‘Adiyogi’ or Lord Shiva built by an NGO Isha Foundation in
Q.10- Scientists have discovered Earth like planets near a star called _________