DESIREIAS QUIZ

12th October daily current affairs MCQ

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12th October daily current affairs MCQ

Q-1 Consider the following statements regarding Rafale
1-Dassault Rafale literally meaning “gust of wind”
2-its a French Single-engine,
3-It has been used in combat over Afghanistan, Libya, Mali, Iraq ,Syria & UAE
4- It is intended to perform air supremacy, interdiction, aerial reconnaissance, ground support, in-depth strike, anti-ship strike and nuclear deterrence missions
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1,2
B- Only 1,4
C- Only 2,3
D- Only 1,2,4
MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018, Front Page-Topic-No ressure to choose Reliance, says Dassault

DESIRE IAS, [12.10.18 20:28]
Q-2 Consider the following statements regarding Keeladi?
1-An Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) excavation in Keeladi revealed a Sangam era settlement dated to the 4th century BCE by radiocarbon dating.
2-The Roman artifacts found at the site add to the evidence of ancient trade relations between the Romans and the Pandya kingdom
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1
B- Only 2
C- Both are Correct
D- None of the Above

MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018,Front Page-Topic Waited too long for Second Turn: MT

Q-3 Consider the following statements
1- Arya Samaj is an Indian Hindu reform movement that promotes values and practices based on the belief in the infallible authority of the Vedas.
2-The samaj was founded by Dayanand Saraswati on 1865
3- Members of the Arya Samaj believe in one God and reject the worship of idols.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A-1,2
B-1,3
C-2,3
D-all of the above
MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018,Page-2 Topic- No stranger to Controversy

Q-4 Consider the following statements
1-National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) comes under Ministry of Home Affairs
2-It is the only dedicated disaster response force in the world
3-The Chairman of the NDMA is the Prime Minister.
4- It Motto is saving lives and Beyond

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

MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018,Page-7 topic- Fears of flooding as rain pounds Odisha

Q-5 Consider the following statements
1-Zika virus is vector borne disease transmitted primarily by daytime-active Aedes aegypti mosquitoes.
2-It is also found that, sexual transmission of Zika virus disease is possible.
3-It attacks the nervous system and can lead to potentially fatal paralysis
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1,2
B- Only 1,3
C- Only 2,3
D-All of the above
MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018,Page-7 topic- 32 infected with Zika in Jaipur

Q-6 Consider the following statements

1-Index is released by Washington-based International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
2-It ranks countries on a 10-point scale. Zero on the scale is the best score (no hunger), and 10 is the worst.
3-The GHI is calculated by taking into account Five indicator parameters
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 3
B- Only 2,3
C- Only 1
D-None of the Above

MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018 page-7 Topic-1 in 5 Indian children says GHI

Q-7 Consider the following statements

1-At least Two in five Indian children under the age of five are ‘wasted,’
2-The only country with a higher prevalence of child wasting is South Sudan
3-Child wasting is high across South Asia, constituting a “critical public health emergency”,
4-India has been ranked at 103 out of 119 countries in the Index

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

MCQ Source , The hindu Newspaper , 12th October 2018 page-7 Topic-1 in 5 Indian children says GHI