UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:- 22-may-2017

UPSC Prelims 2017 Special MCQ Date:- 22/05/2017{Daily Current Affairs MCQ’s}



Q.1-Which of the following statement is/are correct about Green Energy targets of India? i) Government has made target to generate 100GW of renewable energy by 2022. ii) Government has made target to generate 40GW of roof top solar power by 2022. iii) Latest data from MORE show renewable energy 57.2GW [March 2017] of target has been achieved.

Correct answer is [b].http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/green-energy-target-tough-say-officials/article18521220.ece

Q.2-Which of the following climber scripted history by scaling the mount Everest twice within five days?

correct answer is [b].http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/jamsenpa-scripts-history-scales-everest-twice-in-5-days/article18520023.ece

Q.3-Which of the following statements is/are correct about Indian Premier League-2017? i) It was 11th edition of this cricket league. ii) Mumbai Indian won this league for second time. iii) Krunal Pandey was given man of the match award in final match.

Correct answer is [a]. http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-sports/mumbai-indians-has-the-last-laugh/article18521751.ece

Q.4-The Central Information Commission has asked the navy to disclose the reason for agreeing to cost escalation by Russia for Admiral Gorshkov, What is name of this aircraft in India?

Correct answer is [a].http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/explain-gorshkov-cost-cic/article18521227.ece

Q.5-What is the possible outcome In Indian Economy after implementation of GST? i) Inflation will decrease. ii) FDI will increase. iii) GDP rate will increase. iv) Indirect tax revenue will Increase, which of the above statement is/are correct?

Correct answer is [d].

Q.6-Researcher at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) discovered the new bacteria on the filter of the international space station and named it on which of the following aero scope scientist?

Correct answer is [b].

Q.7-Which of the following statement is/are correct about the international day for Biological Diversity 2017? i) May 21 is celebrated as International day for Biological Diversity. ii) The theme observance of 2017 as international year of Sustainable tourism for development (Biodiversity and Sustainable tourism)

Correct answer is [b].

Q.8-For the first time African Development bank is holding its annual meeting outside of the African continent, It will boost the cooperation between India and Africa , India -Africa cooperation session being held in?

Correct answer is [b].http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-business/bid-to-boost-india-africa-trade-ties/article18521150.ece

Q.9-Japan’s Softbank group and Saudi Arabia main sovereign wealth fund, said it has raised over $93 billion. Which of the following statement is/are correct about it i) It is world largest private equity fund. ii) They will invest in technology sector.

Correct answer is [c].http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-business/softbank-saudi-tech-fund-raises-93-billion/article18521155.ece

Q.10-For scaling new height in White Revolution which of the following statement is/are correct about the 3 years achievement of Union Government. i) 35 projects for development and conservation of Indigenous Breeds. ii) 14 Gokul Grams Sanctioned under Rastriya Gokul Mission. iii) Subsidy disbursed under Dairy Entrepreneurship development scheme. iv) For first time in 2016-17 all state/UTs covered under FMD control program

Correct answer is [d].


 

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