UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ-01

♻️ #1 MCQ Quiz for UPSC

1. Consider the following statement about NEET exam is/are true?

I. NEET is a common entrance test system for admission to undergraduate and post-graduate medical courses.

II. It is only imposed upon public college

III. NEET to be held in every constitutional language

a) 1 only

b) 1 and 2 only

c) 2, 3 only

d) 1, 3 only ✅

2. Consider the following statement about UJALA scheme are correct?

I. UJALA scheme is the LED-based efficient lighting programme.

II. State governments have to adopt this scheme mandatory

III. The Electricity Distribution Company and Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) a joint venture public sector body of Government of India are implementing the programme.

a) 1 only

b) 1, 2 only

c) 1, 3 only ✅

d) All of the above

3. Which of the following is/are condition to be a census town?

  1. Minimum population is 5000
  2. At least 75% of the only male main working force engaged in non-agricultural activities
  3. Population density above national average

a) 1 only

b) 1 and 2 only ✅

c) 1, 3 only

d) None

4. Consider the following statement about International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) incorrect?

  1. ITLOS is an intergovernmental organization created by the mandate of the 3rd United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea
  2. It was signed at Montego Bay, Jamaica, in 1982
  3. The Tribunal has the power to settle disputes between party states

a) 1 only

b) 1 2 only

c) 3 only

d) None ✅

5. What is responsibility to protect [R2P]?

a) state responsibility to protect wild life

b) state responsibility to protect natural resources

c) responsibility to protect war against humanity ✅

d) None

6. What is Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)?

a) strategic pricing decision to avoid tax

b) reinvestment of the profit

c) shifting of profit in low tax area and strategic tax management ✅

d) tax evasion by price manipulation

7. Consider following about payment bank is/are correct?

  1. They are special types of banks who can only receive deposits upto Rs.1 lakh but are not allowed to lend.
  2. They can issue ATMs or debit cards but not credit cards.
  3. Principle approval given by the RBI to India post only.

a) 1 only

b) 1 and 2 only ✅

c) 2 and 3 only

d) All of the above

8. Who among following release Global Competitiveness Index?

a) IMF

b) WTO

c) WEF ✅

d) World Bank

9. Which of the following included in core industry list?

  1. coal
  2. natural gas
  3. refinery product
  4. petroleum
  5. fertilizer
  6. electricity

a) 1, 2, 3, 4 only

b) 2, 3, 5 only

c) 1, 3, 5 only

d) All of the above ✅

10. Consider the following statement about National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) is/are incorrect?

  1. It would fund commercially viable Greenfield only.
  2. It is sovereign fund

a) 1 only ✅

b) 2 only

c) both a and b

d) none

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  1. Reply
    January 2, 2017 at 12:26 pm

    very good questions

  2. Reply
    January 4, 2017 at 1:01 am

    Doing good job sir by providing The Hindu curret affairs notes & current affairs quiz……But while solving quiz…..There is already shown jpg mark on the right answer…..Pls solve this bug….Thank you.

  3. Reply
    January 20, 2017 at 12:57 am


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