DESIREIAS QUIZ

29 September 2018- Daily MCQ for CSE

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29 September 2018- Daily MCQ 

Q-1 Consider the following statements

1-Parakram Parv is being celebrated to highlight the valour and accomplishments of the Indian Army.
2-It’s one week main event
3-It marked to remember the sacrifice of soldiers during the ‘Uri incident’.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A-1,2
B-1,3
C-2,3
D-all of the above

Ans-B
Exp-
• Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 28, 2018 inaugurated the Parakram Parv at the Combined Commanders’ Conference in Jodhpur to mark the second anniversary of the surgical strikes carried out by the Indian army on September 29, 2016.

Modi also paid homage to the martyrs at the Konark war memorial. He was briefed by the three service chiefs regarding the situation prevailing along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, Line of Actual control along the border with China and about the situation in Kashmir Valley.
• Parakram Parv is being celebrated to highlight the valour and accomplishments of the Indian Army.
• It’s a three-day main event
• It marked to remember the sacrifice of soldiers during the ‘Uri incident’.

MCQ Source – 29th September , The Hindu Newspaper ,page-5 topic- Work together, PM tells forces

Q-2 Consider the following statements

1-National Green Tribunal was established in 2012 under the National Green Tribunal Act 2012, passed by the Central Government.
2-It draws inspiration from Article 21 of Constitution of India, which assures the citizens of India the right to a healthy environment.
3-The Chairperson of the NGT is a retired Judge of the Supreme Court or High Court

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

Ans-B
Exp-
1-National Green Tribunal was established in 2010 under the National Green Tribunal Act 2010, passed by the Central Government.
2-It draws inspiration from Article 21 of Constitution of India, which assures the citizens of India the right to a healthy environment.
3-The Chairperson of the NGT is a retired Judge of the Supreme Court
• The Chairperson of the NGT is a retired Judge of the Supreme Court, Head Quartered in Delhi. Other Judicial members are retired Judges of High Courts.
• Each bench of the NGT will comprise of at least one Judicial Member and one Expert Member.
• Expert members should have a professional qualification and a minimum of 15 years’ experience in the field of environment/forest conservation and related subjects.

MCQ Source – 29th September , The Hindu Newspaper , page-5 -Topic-NGT River pollution: NGT directs States to act

Q-3 Consider the following statements
1-Article 19(1) of the Indian Constitution specifies that the Right to Information (RTI) is a part of the fundamental rights.
2-Section 24 of the RTI Act 2005 says that this law is not applicable to the intelligence and security organisations specified in the Second Schedule
.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- Article 19(1) of the Indian Constitution specifies that the Right to Information (RTI) is a part of the fundamental rights

Section 24 of the RTI Act 2005 says that this law is not applicable to the intelligence and security organisations specified in the Second Schedule

The basic objective of RTI is
• Empowerment of the citizens
• Promotion of transparency and accountability in the functioning of the government
• Prevention and elimination of corruption
• Making the democracy work FOR the people in its real sense
Under the RTI, every citizen is empowered to:
1. Seek information / ask questions to the government
2. Request for copies of government documents
3. Inspect government documents and works
Request for samples of materials of any government work

MCQ Source – 29th September , The Hindu Newspaper , Page-6 . Editorial The poor are left to themselves

Q-4 Consider the following statements
1-The Saab JAS 39 Gripen is a light single-engine multirole fighter aircraft

2- It manufactured by the French aerospace company Saab.

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-A
Exp- – It manufactured by the Swedish aerospace company Saab
MCQ Source – 29th September , The Hindu Newspaper , Page-8 topic-India can choose local partner to build Gripen

Q-5 Consider the following statements

1-The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union in South Asia
2-Its member states include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. SAARC was founded in Dhaka in 1985.

3- Its secretariat is based in Kathmandu.
4- It launched the South Asian Free Trade Area in 2006.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A-only 1,3
B-only 1,2,3
C-only 1,3,4
D-All of the Above

Ans-D
Exp-
The organization promotes the development of economic and regional integration. It launched the South Asian Free Trade Area in 2006. SAARC maintains permanent diplomatic relations at the United Nation as an observer and has developed links with multilateral entities.
Observers Of SAARC: –
States with observer status include Australia, China, the European Union, Iran, Japan, Mauritius Myanmar, South Korea and the United States.

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union in South Asia
Its member states include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, the Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. SAARC was founded in Dhaka in 1985. Its secretariat is based in Kathmandu.
The organization promotes the development of economic and regional integration. It launched the South Asian Free Trade Area in 2006. SAARC maintains permanent diplomatic relations at the United Nation as an observer and has developed links with multilateral entities.
Observers Of SAARC: –
States with observer status include Australia, China, the European Union, Iran, Japan, Mauritius Myanmar, South Korea and the United States.

MCQ Source – 29th September , The Hindu Newspaper , Page-10 Terrorism is largest threat to peace in S. Asia: Sushma

Q-6 Consider the following statements

1-The banks and other financial institutions in India have to keep a fraction of their total net time and demand liabilities in the form of liquid assets such as G-secs, precious metals, approved securities only.The Ratio of these liquid assets to the total demand and time liablities is called Statutory Liquidity Ratio.
2-Components of SLR include cash in hand, gold owned by the bank, balance with RBI, Net balance in current account & Investment in Government securities.

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-A
Exp-
The banks and other financial institutions in India have to keep a fraction of their total net time and demand liabilities in the form of liquid assets such as G-secs, precious metals, approved securities etc.
The Ratio of these liquid assets to the total demand and time liablities is called Statutory Liquidity Ratio.
Components of SLR include cash in hand, gold owned by the bank, balance with RBI, Net balance in current account & Investment in Government securities.
SLR has to be maintained at the close of business on every day.

MCQ Source – 29th September , The Hindu Newspaper , Page-12 Topic- Liquidity remains a critical challenge