UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:- 20-may-2017

UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:- 20/05/2017{Daily Current Affairs MCQ’s}

 



Q.1-Which one of the following statement is correct about the Madhav Chitale committee? i) It was constituted to prepare guidelines for desiltation of river Ganga from Bhimgauda (Uttrakhnad) to farrakha (West Bengal) ii) It was constituted jointly by Environment and Agriculture ministries of India. iii) It was recommended to apply a “one size fits all” approach to sediment management of river Ganga.

Correct answer is [A]. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=161961

Q.2-India is running Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant with the co-operation of?

Correct answer is [C]. http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/kudankulam-mou-in-final-stages/article18512392.ece

Q.3- Which of the following statement is/are correct about the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study published by Lancet. i) India ranks 154 out of 195 countries. ii) Bangladesh have rank lowest among south Asian Countries. iii) Neonatal disorders is worst in India among the sub-continent nations.

Correct answer is [C]. http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/chance-of-newborn-survival-somalia-better-off-than-india/article18512384.ece

Q.4- Which of the following statement is/are correct about services levied under Goods and Service tax slabs? i) Telecom and Financial services are in 12% tax slab. ii) Health care services are in 5% tax slab. iii) Primary produce (Agriculture) are exempted from GST.

Correct answer is [C]. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=161947

Q.5- Which of the following statements is/are correct about the Foreign Direct Income (FDI) in India in financial year 2016-17? i) It was increased by 9%. ii) Inflow of $43.48 billion came in. iii) India has adopted a rigid FDI policy.

Correct answer is [A]. http://www.newindianexpress.com/business/2017/may/20/fdi-inflow-hits-a-new-high-of-6008-billion-in-2016-17-1606803.html

Q.6- Who is the chairman of Defence Research Development Organisation, and the secretory to the department of Defence Research and Development department of defence Ministry?

Correct answer is [D].

Q.7- An annual joint Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief [HADR] exercise is being conducted by the Indian Navy at karwar from 18-20 May 2017 under the aegis of the?

Correct answer is [A]. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=161979

Q.8- Solar Resource Rich Countries of world have jointly supported commissioning a study on common risk mitigation mechanism for solar power generation projects, this will be major step in implementation which of the following declaration on----------alliance?

Correct answer is [A]. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=161974

Q.9- Which of the following statement is INCORRECT about Tejas Train?

Correct answer is [D]. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=161967

Q.10- Which of the following statements is/are correct about Electrification of rural India under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana?

Correct answer is [A]. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=161968



 

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