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06th October Daily MCQ ( answers) for USPC CSE Exam

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06th October Daily MCQ ( answers)

Consider the following statements
1- Kerala State first skin bank set up in the government-run Victoria Hospital
2-National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) is a National level organization set up under Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).
3- The Transplantation of Human Organs Act of 1994 makes it illegal to buy or sell human organs in India
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
A- Only 1,3
B- Only 2,3
C- Only 3
D- All of the Above

Ans-B

Karnataka State’s first skin bank set up in the government-run Victoria Hospital
National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) is a National level organization set up under Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).
National Network division of NOTTO would function as apex centre for All India activities of coordination and networking for procurement and distribution of Organs and Tissues and registry of Organs and Tissues Donation and Transplantation in the country.
What does the law say? The Transplantation of Human Organs Act of 1994 makes it illegal to buy or sell human organs in India
• The wealth, race or gender of a person on the waiting list has no bearing on when and whether a person will receive a donated organ.

Consider the following statements

1-Cash reserve ratio is the amount of funds that the banks have to keep with the RBI. If the central bank decides to increase the CRR, the available amount with the banks comes down.
2-The RBI uses the CRR to drain out the excessive money from the Government

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above
Ans-C
Exp-
• Cash reserve ratio is the amount of funds that the banks have to keep with the RBI. If the central bank decides to increase the CRR, the available amount with the banks comes down.
• The RBI uses the CRR to drain out the excessive money from the system. Scheduled banks are required to maintain with the RBI an average cash balance, the amount of which shall not be less than 4% of the total of the net demand and time liabilities.

Which of the following also acts as a mechanism for government lending?

1. CRR
2. Repo rate
3. Reverse repo rate
4. SLR
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
A- Only 1,3
B- Only 4
C- Only 1,4
D- Only 1,2,3

Ans-B

Exp-
• SLR, statutory liquidity ratio is the amount of money that is invested in certain specified securities predominantly central government and state government securities.
• Investing in government securities by bank is one way of fulfilling the requirement of SLR. In this way, SLR acts as a lending mechanism to government.
• Repo rate is a rate at which banks borrow from RBI for short periods up to 7 or 14 days but predominantly overnight.

Consider the following statements
1-Peace Prize is awarded in Stockholm, Sweden
2-Other prizes are awarded in Oslo, Norway
3-A person must be alive to be nominated
4-Nobel prize recipients are called laureates
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 3,4
B- Only 2,3,4
C- Only 1,2
D- Only 1,3,4
Ans-A

• A person must be alive to be nominated
• Left fund to give awards in 5 categories → Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature, and Peace
• Later 6th Category added → Economics funded by Bank of Sweden exclusively
• Started in 1901, Maximum 3 persons can be awarded in each category
• A person must be alive to be nominated
• Nobel prize recipients are called laureates
• Actual medals are given on December 10, the anniversary of Alfred Nobel’s death
• Get medal, diploma, and 8-million Swedish kroner ~ $1.1 million
• Peace Prize is awarded in Oslo, Norway
• Other prizes are awarded in Stockholm, Sweden

• The Congolese gynaecologist, Denis Mukwege, who has treated thousands of rape victims, and Nadia Murad, the Iraqi Yazidi, who was sold into sex slavery by Isis, have been jointly awarded the 2018 Nobel peace prize.

 

Consider the following statements
1-Optical holography is a method for storage and displaying a three-dimensional image of an object.
2- In Optical holography, thousands of optical tweezers can operate together on, say, blood, to separate damaged blood cells from healthy ones. This could be a treatment process for malaria.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above

Ans-C
Exp- Both Statement are correct

Consider the following statements

1-Three scientists shared this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
2-This year’s Nobel Laureates in Chemistry have been inspired by the power of evolution and used the same principles, i.e. genetic change and selection to develop proteins that solve mankind’s chemical problems.
3-Enzymes produced through directed evolution are used to manufacture everything from biofuels to pharmaceuticals.
4-Antibodies evolved using a method called phage display can combat autoimmune diseases and in some cases cure metastatic cancer.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1,2,3
B- Only 1,3,4
C- Only 1,4
D- All of the Above

Ans-D
Exp
All Statement are correct

( Team Desire IAS)