Current Affairs Only Daily MCQ’s – 8th April 2017

 

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Q.1- What is the India’s rank in the world’s largest tourism economy in terms of GDP, according to the latest report of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)?

a) 9th
b) 7th
c) 4th
d) 11th


Q.2- Which state’s government is set to launch Deendayal Antyodaya Rasoi Yojana in its districts?

a) Gujarat
b) Andhra Pradesh
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Uttar Pradesh


Q.3- Sai Kiran P has won the NASA ‘Moon’ prize for proposing an elevator from Earth to the Moon. Which state does he belong to?

a) Tamil Nadu
b) Kerala
c) Andhra Pradesh
d) Telangana


Q.4- Indian Veterinary Research Institute is situated at which of the following places?

a) Bareilly
b) Nagpur
c) Pantnagar
d) Kolkata


Q.5- Consider the following rivers:

  1. Kameng
  2. Subansiri
  3. Dibang
  4. Barak

Which of the above are tributaries of Brahmaputra?

a) 1, 2 and 3
b) 2, 3 and 4
c) 1, 2 and 4
d) 2 and 3 only


Q.6- The Union government has decided to revive 40-year-old North Koel Irrigation project to resolve water problems in which two states?

a) Uttar Pradesh & Madhya Pradesh
b) Rajasthan & Gujarat
c) Maharashtra & Karnataka
d) Bihar & Jharkhand


Q.7- Consider the following pair:
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  1. Kurd : Bangladesh
  2. Madhesi : Nepal
  3. Rohingya : Myanmar

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 1 and 2
b) 2 only
c) 2 and 3
d) 3 only


Q.8- Consider the following statement:

  1. The objective of the National Food Security Mission is to increase production of rice, wheat and pulses only
  2. Production of horticulture crops have outpaced the production of food-grains consistently since 2012-13

Which of the statements above is/are correct?

a) 1 Only
b) 2 Only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.9- Which of the following is correct regarding Forest advisory committee?

  1. It is an executive body
  2. Director general of forests is the chair of committee

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both
d) None


Q.10- Consider the following statements about Public interest litigation (PIL):

  1. A PIL may be introduced in a court of law by the court itself (suo motu)
  2. A PIL can be introduced only by the aggrieved party.

Which of the above statements is/are correct ?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) None



ANSWERS:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
b c d a a d c c b a

 

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