DESIREIAS QUIZ

13th October Daily MCQ Based on Current Affairs

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13th October Daily MCQ Based on Current Affairs

Q-1 Consider the following statements

1-Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is non constitutional and non-statutory body.
2-It derives power to investigate from Delhi Special Police Establishment Act, 1986.
3-It is under administrative control of PMO ( Prime Minister Office)
Choose the correct code
A- Only 2,3
B- Only 2
C- Only 1
D- None of the Above

MCQ Source – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper,Front Page- Topic- CBI to probe T.N. road contracts case

Q-2 Consider the following statements

1- MeToo’ movement was founded in 2006 by Tarana Burke.
2- It was to help survivors of sexual violence, by creating a community of survivors who move forward together.
3- Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act was passed in 2013.
Choose the correct code
A- Only 2
B- Only 1,3
C- Only 1
D- All of the Above

MCQ Source – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper, Front Page- Topic- Panel to study issues raised by #MeTooIndia

Q-3 Consider the following statements

1- Kaziranga National Park situated in Assam
2- The sanctuary, which hosts two-thirds of the world’s great one-horned rhinoceroses,
3- one-horned rhinoceroses, which are listed as Engangered on the IUCN Red list of Threatened Species.
4- it declared UNESCO Mixed Heritage Site
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A-1,2,3
B-1,3,4
C-1,2
D-1,3

MCQ Source – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper,Front Page- Image

Q-4 Consider the following statements

1- Current Account Deficit means the value of only imports of goods and services incomes is greater than the value of exports.
2-The major contributor to India‘s Current Account Deficit (CAD) has been imports of Gold and Crude Oil
3- Sustained period of CAD has led to currency depreciation, high rates of inflation which further effects the incoming foreign investment.

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

MCQ Source – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper,Page-6, topic-As the rupee spins downwards

Q-5 Consider the following statements

1-Kaveri River Originating in the foothills of Western Ghats at Talakaveri, Kodagu in Maharashtra
2-It is the largest River in south india

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 – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper, Page -7 Topic – A parched land, in a sea of sewage

Q-6 Consider the following statements

1-Adhoc Committee are permanent committees. Each House of Parliament has Adhoc Committee
2-Standing Committee are appointed for a specific purpose and they cease to exist when they finish the task assigned to them and submit a report
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 – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper ,Page-8 topic-Piyush Goyal calls Rahul a ‘serial liar’

Q-7 Consider the following statements
1-Consumer Price Index (CPI) is based on the final prices of goods at the retail level.
2-In India, RBI uses CPI (combined) released by CSO for inflation purpose with base year as 2012.

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 – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper, page-11 Topic-Factory growth slows to 10-month low

Q-8 Consider the following statements

1-Union Government has constituted new 21-member advisory panel on science, technology and innovation.
2- It will be headed by Principal Scientific Advisor to government.
3- The council will advise Home minister on science, technology, as well as innovation.
4- It will also advise government on developing ‘Clusters of Excellence’ in science including city-based R&D clusters.

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

MCQ Source – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper, ,Page-9 Topic-Mission to sequence genes of a ‘large group’ of Indians

Q-9 Consider the following statements

1- Gross Domestic product (GDP) recently added calculation measure the depletion of natural resources in it

2- Current measure of GDP did not incorporate the economic contributions of women in running households and maintaining accounts; nor did it have any measure of whether an increase in GDP resulted in an increase in happiness.

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 – 13th October 2018, The Hindu Newspaper ,page-9 topic-Overhaul GDP norms: MPs