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22th October Daily MCQ Answers

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22th October MCQ Answers

Q- In which among the following countries, Battaglione Azad Hindoustan, a legion unit of Indian National Army (Azad Hind Fauj) was formed during the World War II ?
A-Japan
B-Germany
C-Italy
D-Singapore

MCQ Source – 21 October PIB News analysis http://pib.nic.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1550131
Ans-C
Exp-
The Indian National Army ( Azad Hind Fauj) was an armed force formed by Indian nationalists in 1942 in Southeast Asia during World War II.

The aim of the army was to secure Indian independence with Japanese assistance. Initially formed in 1942 immediately after the fall of Singapore under Mohan Singh, the first INA collapsed in December that year before it was revived under the leadership of Subhas Chandra Bose in 1943 and proclaimed the army of Bose’s Arzi Hukumat-e-Azad Hind . The Battaglione Azad Hindoustan (Italian: “Free India Battalion”) was a foreign legion unit formed in Italy in July 1942.

It was headed by Mohammad Iqbal Shedai.

DESIRE IAS, [22.10.18 22:05]
Q- National Investigation Agency Act is applicable to which of the following areas?
1. It extends to whole of India except J&K.
2. It extends to citizens of India outside India.
3. It extends to persons on ships and aircrafts registered in India wherever they may be.

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 – 22 October The Hindu Newspaper,Front Page- NIA won’t file chargesheet in Kanpur derailment case

Ans-C

Exp:
It extends to the whole of India and it applies also— (
a) to citizens of India outside India; (b) to persons in the service of the Government wherever they may be; and (c) to persons on ships and aircrafts registered in India wherever they may be.

National Investigation Agency (NIA) is a central agency established by the Indian Government to combat terror in India.
NIA was created after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks as need for a central agency to combat terrorism was realised.
Apart from covering offences that are challenges to the sovereignty and integrity of the country, it also probes counterfeit currency, human trafficking, organized crime, violations of atomic energy act etc.

DESIRE IAS, [22.10.18 22:06]
Consider the following statements
1-Simlipal National Park is a national park and a tiger reserve in the Mayurbhanj district in -the Indian state of Odisha.
2-It is the second largest national park in India
3- This reserve is part of the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A- 1 Only
B- 1,3
C- Only 3
D-all of the above
MCQ Source – 22 October The Hindu Newspaper, Page-3 Topic- Similipal park reopens in November

Ans-D
All statements are correct

DESIRE IAS, [22.10.18 22:07]
Consider the following statements
1-Dal lake is mentioned as Mahasarit in ancient Sanskrit texts
2- It is the largest lake in J & K
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 – 22 October The Hindu Newspaper,Page-6 Image

Ans-A
Exp-
Dal lake is second largest lake in J & k
First is wular lake

DESIRE IAS, [22.10.18 22:08]
Consider the following statements

1-Satkosia Tiger Reserve is a tiger reserve located in Andhra Pradesh
2- It is located where the Mahanadi River passes through a 22 km long gorge in the Eastern Ghats mountains.

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 – 22 October The Hindu Newspaper,Page-7 villages tense after big cat kills man

Ans-B

Exp-
Satkosia Tiger Reserve is a tiger reserve located in Odisha
It is located where the Mahanadi River passes through a 22 km long gorge in the Eastern Ghats mountains.

DESIRE IAS, [22.10.18 22:10]
Q- Commission of Railway Safety (CRS) under which Ministry?
A- Ministry of Railway
B- Ministry of Civil Aviation
C- Home Ministry
D- None of the Above

Ans-B

MCQ Source – 22 October The Hindu Newspaper,Page-10

from aspirants point of view A statement should be correct ( Sound good ? or Smart Guess ).. but its a very clever and tricky question which based on learning fact.. thatwhy ans is -B

DESIRE IAS, [22.10.18 22:11]
Consider the following statements
1-The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty, formally Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Elimination of Their Intermediate-Range and Shorter-Range Missiles)

2-The INF Treaty eliminated all nuclear and conventional missiles, as well as their launchers, with ranges of 500–1,000 kilometers (short-range) and 1,000–5,500 km (intermediate-range).

3- The treaty also covered sea-launched missiles.

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 – 22 October The Hindu Newspaper,page 12 -U.S. to pull out of Russia missile pact

Ans-A
Exp-
The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty, formally Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Elimination of Their Intermediate-Range and Shorter-Range Missiles)
The INF Treaty eliminated all nuclear and conventional missiles, as well as their launchers, with ranges of 500–1,000 kilometers (310–620 mi) (short-range) and 1,000–5,500 km (620–3,420 mi) (intermediate-range).
The treaty did not cover sea-launched missiles.

On 20 October 2018, President Donald Trump announced that he was withdrawing the US from the treaty
However, the scope of the US President’s ability to withdraw from Senate-approved treaties without Congressional approval has been called into question