UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:-14-june-2017

UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:- 14/06/2017 {Daily Current Affairs MCQ’s}



Q.1- Recently “ NavIC ” (Navigation Indian Constellation) remained in news which of the following are correct about it ? (i) It is Indian satellite based positioning system. (ii) It consists of a constellation of 7 satellites. (iii) Its three of the satellites are in a geosynchronous orbit & four are in a geostationary orbit. (iv) It’s all satellite relies on cesium clocks.

Correct answer is [c].http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/what-ails-the-navigation-indian-constellation/article19033176.ece

Q.2- Recently Ministry of Railways launched MISSION RETRO – FITMENT. Which of the following statements are correct about it? (i) It is a program to upgrade the level of furnishing and amenities in the coaches of Indian Railways. (ii) It is one of the largest retro fitment project in the world. (iii) It has been planned to induct about 40,000 coaches with upgraded interiors by 2020-21.

Correct answer is [a].http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=165598

Q.3- Recently ‘ANUGA’ (General Food and Non-Essential Provisions Exhibition) remained in news. Which of the following statement is/are correct about it ? (i) ANUGA is the world’s biggest and most important trade fair food and beverage trade. (ii) Its 34th edition ANUGA -2017 will take place at cologne, Germany. (iii) Ministry of Commerce & Industry and Ministry of Food Processing Industry are jointly sponsoring this Indian branding at ANUGA 2017.

Correct answer is [d].http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=165597

Q.4- Recently Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) successfully test fired the Fire & Forget Nag Missile, in desert ranges of Rajasthan which is incorporated with Imaging Infrared Radar, It belongs to which of the following generation of Nag Missile.

Correct answer is [c].http://pib.nic.in/newsite/mbErel.aspx?relid=165605

Q.5- Which of the following statement is correct about AUSINDEX – 17 ? (i) It is a trilateral maritime exercise between Australia, Singapore and India. (ii) AUSINDEX – 17 is 3rd edition of this exercise conducted in South East Asia & Southern India Ocean. (iii) AUSINDEX, 1st maiden edition was conducted in 2015 in Visakhapatnam , India .

Correct answer is [c].http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=165603

Q.6- Recently a survey conducted by the Banking Codes and Standards Board of India (BCSBI) on transparency front, which of the following statement correct about it ? (i) Private sector banks several a score of ‘above average to high’. (ii) Public sector banks secured a score of ‘average to above average’. (iii) The code compliance of a mere 12 out of 51 banks in India was rated high.

Correct answer is [d].http://indianexpress.com/article/business/banking-and-finance/transparency-score-of-banks-take-a-beating-bcsbi-survey-rbi-4702884/

Q.7- Which of the following statement is/are correct about the Reserve Bank of India’s Non- Performing Assests (NPA) or bad loan classification ? (i) An account can term into NPA or bad loan if it is not serviced for 90 days. (ii) Once anyone fall in NPA category , their credit line is cut. (iii) To help MSME sector RBI is looking to decrease the serviced days limit.

Correct answer is [b].indianexpress.com/article/business/economy/rbi-actively-working-on-npa-resolution-action-soon-arun-jaitley-4700630/

Q.8- Which of the following statement are correct about Farm Loans (Farm Credit) as per the guidelines from the RBI. (i) All the three short term, medium term & long term credit is given to farmers. (ii) Banks has a target of 18 % credit for small & marginal farmers. (iii) Banks fails to achieve target have to contribute to Rural Infrastructure Development Fund. (iv) Priority sector lending is not mandatory for foreign banks in India.

Correct answer is [d].http://indianexpress.com/article/explained/farm-loans-who-how-much-and-waiver-worries-agitation-4702861/

Q.9- Recently which of the following veteran musician and Sarod maestro has written the book ‘Master on Masters’ on the lives and time of 20 greatest icons of Indian Classical Music.

Correct answer is [d].http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=165587

Q.10- The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its Internal Advisory Committee (IAC) had identified how many accounts responsible for 25 % of the Banking System’s Non –Performing Assets for immediate resolution under the insolvency & Bankruptcy code .

Correct answer is [a].http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-business/rbi-refers-12-accounts-to-insolvency-process/article19034618.ece


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