UPSC MCQ’s UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:-03-june-2017

UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:- 03/06/2017{Daily Current Affairs MCQ’s}



Q.1-The development vehicle, called GSLV-MKIII is stated to fly from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota on 5th June by ISRO, which of the following statements is/are correct. (i) Indian communication satellites can be lofted into space from within country. (ii) It improves ISRO’s ability to reach heavier satellite to the higher geostationary transfer orbit or GTO of 36000km. (iii) It improves ISRO’s ability to reach heavier satellite to low earth orbit or LEO of up to 800kms.

Correct answer is [d].http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/isro-abuzz-over-heavy-lift-rocket-launch-on-june-5/article18709250.ece

Q.2-Recently India successfully test fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile. Which of the following statements is/are correct? (i) Prithvi-II is a surface to surface missile which has strike range of 350km. (ii) Prithvi-II is capable of carrying 50kg -100kg warheads. (iii) Prithvi -II is thrusted by solid propulsion twin engines. (iv) Prithvi-II uses advanced inertial guidance system with manoeuvring trajectory to hit its target with precision.

Correct answer is [c]. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/prithvi-ii-missile-successfully-test-fired/article18705455.ece

Q.3- Recently published ‘Global Multidimensional Poverty Index[MPI]-2017, a report by Oxford Poverty and human Development Initiative (OPHI). Which of the following statements is/are correct? (i) MPI is a mix of Health indicators, education indicator living standard. (ii) India stood 37th among 103 countries. (iii) 6 Nations including India at least half of all children in India.

Correct answer is [b].http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-has-31-of-worlds-poor-kids/article18709377.ece

Q.4-recently India army said it will induct 18 Dhanush artillery guns by the end of year. Which of the following statements is/are correct.? (I) Dhanush is upgraded version based on Swedish 155mm Bofers Howitzers. (II) It is a 39 caliber with a maximum range of 27 km in salvo mode. (III) It is made at ordinance factory Jabalpur

Correct answer is [d].http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/army-to-induct-18-dhanush-artillery-guns-this-year/article18709318.ece

Q.5- Which of the following an Indian origin doctor & Ireland’s first openly gay Minister, will become the Irelands youngest ever and first homo sexual Prime minister?

Correct answer is [a].http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-international/indian-origin-gay-minister-to-be-irish-pm/article18710789.ece

Q.6- Recently SEVI has formed a Committee under the chairmanship of Uday kotak to advice on?

Correct answer is [d]. http://www.business-standard.com/article/markets/uday-kotak-to-head-sebi-governance-panel-117060300038_1.html

Q.7- NITI Ayog, The National Institution for Transforming India, was formed via resolution of union cabinet on January 1, 2015 : Which of the following statement is correct? i) It replaced five year plans with vision Document & Action beyond. ii) It Develops Agriculture Marketing & Farmer Friendly Reforms Index. iii) It launched ‘NITI Lechers Transforming India’ series.

Correct answer is [d].https://www.pressreader.com/india/the-hindu/20170603/282170766112768

Q.8- Recently U.S. has stopped implementation of its commitments under Paris climate agreements, which of the following statements are correct about Paris Agreement 20105? i) It does not destroy part as issue than 147 countries have ratified it. ii) Small countries that need foreign aid will be hit. iii) Global greenhouse gas emission reducing targets will be achieved easily. Select the correct answer using the code given below.

Correct answer is [a]. http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/trumping-the-climactic-exit/article18709329.ece

Q.-9 Arrange the following largest Producers of Carbon dioxide emission worldwide in 2016, based on their share of global emission in descending order?

Correct answer is [b].http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/trump-targets-india-china-as-us-exits-climate-pact/article18712174.ece

Q.10- According to NITI Ayog which of the following actions will help India to 8% growth by financial year 2019.?

Correct answer is [b]. http://www.thehindu.com/business/Economy/economy-to-grow-75-in-fy-18-panagariya/article18708625.ece


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    shalaka
    June 21, 2017 at 8:45 pm

    please keep posting it for NABARD exam also,, its really helpful

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