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17th october Daily MCQ ( Answers)

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17th october Daily MCQ ( Answers)

Consider the following statements
1-The Defence Planning Committee is a senior decision-making mechanism created in April 2015 by the Central Government of India to facilitate “comprehensive” planning for the defence forces besides focusing on military doctrines to deal with emerging security challenges for India
2- It is chaired by National Security Advisor of 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 – 17th October The Hindu Newspaper ,Page-8 Topic-A security architecture without the mortar
Ans-B
Exp-
its was created in april 2018

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 22:45]
Q-2 Match the following
1-Mossad — Saudi Arabia
2-CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)—U.S.A
3- MI6 (Military Intelligence, Section 6) –-UK
4- MSS (Ministry of State Security)—Russia
5- GRU (Main Intelligence Agency)—China
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- 2,3,4,5
B- 1,2,3,5
C- 2,3
D- All of the Above
MCQ Source – 17th October The Hindu Newspaper Front Page –Topic- Sirisena alleges RAW is plotting his
Ans-C
Exp-
1. ISI (Inter-Services Intelligence), Pakistan. …
2. RAW (Research and Analysis Wing), India. …
3. Mossad (HaMossad leModiʿin uleTafkidim Meyuḥadim)- Israel. …
4. CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)-U.S.A. …
5. MI6 (Military Intelligence, Section 6) –UK
6. MSS (Ministry of State Security), China
7. GRU (Main Intelligence Agency), Russia

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 22:45]
Consider the following statements
1-El Salvador is a mountainous country in western Central America bordered by the Pacific ocean in south, Guatemala in west andHonduras in north and it shares maritime borders with Nicaragua.
2- Chingo volcano lies on the border between El Salvador and Guatemala
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
MCQ Source – 17th October The Hindu Newspaper ,page-11 Topic- El Salvador eyes Indian investors

Exp
both statements are correct

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 22:46]
Q-Self4society app has been developed by which one ?
A-MyGov
B- Election commission of india
C- Flipkart
D- Greenpeace NGO
MCQ Source-17th October THE HINDU NEWSPAPER, https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/gadgets/narendra-modi-to-launch-app-to-rope-in-volunteers/article25242381.ece
ANs-A

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 22:46]
Q- Recently Govt of India has launched the project Green-agriculture: transforming Indian agriculture for global environmental benefits and the conservation of critical biodiversity and forest landscapes’ in association with?
A- ASEAN
B. FAO
C. BHUTAN
D. World Bank
MCQ Souce – http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1549833

Ans-B

The Government of India aims to transform India’s agricultural sector to contribute to the achievements of global environmental objectives, and has launched a new project in association with FAO, India office known as ‘Green-agriculture: transforming Indian agriculture for global environmental benefits and the conservation of critical biodiversity and forest landscapes’. Reference:
MCQ Souce – http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1549833

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 22:47]
Q- Swabhimaan is a collaborative initiative of DAY- NRLM in five poorest DAY-NRLM resource blocks in four districts of three Indian states: Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Odisha, in collaboration with which of the following?

1-UNESCO
2-UNICEF
3-Asian Development Bank
4- IMF

Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- Only 1,3
B- Only 1
C- Only 2,4
D- Only 2
MCQ Source-: http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1549866

Ans-D
A model that brings the much needed undiluted focus on women’s nutrition and demonstrates layering of FHNW interventions on DAY-NRLM platforms is Swabhimaan. It makes the last mile delivery of FHNW interventions, which has been considered a voluntary function for field mobilizers for too long, an invested service. Launched in 2016, Swabhimaan is a collaborative initiative of DAY- NRLM and UNICEF India in five poorest DAY-NRLM resource blocks in four districts of three Indian states: Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Odisha.
Reference: http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1549866

DESIRE IAS, [17.10.18 22:47]
Q-6 Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct regarding Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)?
1.The 12th ASEM meeting will be held at Brussels in Belgium.
2.No meeting of ASEM has ever been held in India.
3.Only 1 one the meetings of ASEM has taken place in Asia.
Select the correct answer using the code below:
A- 1 only
B- 1,2 only
C-2 ,3 only
D- All of the above
MCQ Source -https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/meetings/international-summit/2018/10/18-19/
https://www.aseminfoboard.org/events/12th-asem-summit-asem12

Ans-B

Exp-
The 12th ASEM meeting will be held at Brussels in Belgium
No meeting of ASEM has ever been held in India.
ASEM meetings have taken place in Asia for more than once, like 1st meeting in Bangkok, 3rd meeting in Seoul , 5th meeting in Hanoi, 7th in Beijing, 9th in Laos, 11th in Mongolia.