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Daily MCQ Based on Current Affairs : 19th November 2018 ( Questions Only)

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Daily MCQ Based on Current Affairs

19th November 2018

 

Q-Consider the Following statement regarding latest trends in Education system in India

1-India has low Gross Enrolment Ratio as compare with China and USA

2-In 2022, The demand for skilled manpower in India going to decrease  

3- Recently One Indian university has been secured a place in the top 100 best universities in the QS World University Ranking

Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A- Only 1,2
B- Only 1
C- Only 3
D- Only 2

MCQ Source- 18th November 2018, PIB News Analysis ,Topic- Need to re-imagine and reconstruct the higher education system: Vice President

 

 

Q-Consider the Following statement regarding Gross Enrolment Ratio

1-Gross Enrolment Ratio determine the number of students enrolled in school at several different grade levels ( primary, upper primary, elementary, secondary, senior secondary and higher education).

2-The data is defined as the percentage of student enrolment in primary and secondary school on gender basis.

3-Government of india releases this data every half an year.

4-This method is adopted by UN to check gender basis education and education on different grades.

Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A- Only 1,2,3
B- Only 2,3,4
C- Only 1,2,4
D- Only 1,3

MCQ Source- 18th November 2018, PIB News Analysis ,Topic- Need to re-imagine and reconstruct the higher education system: Vice President

 

 

Q-Sometimes often seen a TRIPS Agreement in news ..its refer to ?

A- Women empowerment

B-WHO

C-WTO

D- None of Above

MCQ Source- 17th November 2018, PIB News Analysis ,Topic-Joint Press Statement after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

 

 

Q-Consider the Following statements

1-In our country, ‘Make in India’ is one of the key programmes launched by the government to boost the economy and the aim is to transform India into a global manufacturing hub. The target is to increase this to 35 per cent of the GDP by 2025. 

2-We have about 65 per cent of the population below 35 years of age, who are looking for the creative avenues for their talent and education.

3-MedTech industry which has been recognized as a sunrise sector in india

Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A- Only 1,2
B- Only 2,3
C- Only 1,3
D- All of the Above

MCQ Source- 17th November 2018, PIB News Analysis ,Topic-Joint Press Statement after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

 

 

Q-Consider the following statement regarding Param Vir Chakra

1-Param Vir Chakra (PVC) is India‘s highest military decoration, awarded for displaying distinguished acts of valour during wartime

2-First formal award was instituted by Lord William Bentinck in 1834

3-Those people are eligible like Officers and men and women of all ranks of the Naval, Military and Air Forces, of any of the Reserve Forces, of the Territorial Army, Militia and of any other lawfully constituted Armed Forces.

Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A- Only 1,2
B- Only 2,3
C- Only 1,3
D- All of the Above

MCQ Source- 17th November 2018, PIB News Analysis ,Topic-Wreath laying ceremony by cavalry officers’ 

MCQ Source- http://gallantryawards.gov.in/awardees/param-vir-chakra

 

 

Q-Consider the following statement regarding Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)

1-FSSAI is a nodal statutory agency responsible for protecting and promoting public health in India through the regulation and supervision of food safety.

2-FSSAI was established under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and operates under aegis of Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.

3-The FSSAI has introduced the ‘Jaivik Bharat’ logo; this one is among a few special logos on packaging of foods that is used to identify foods as organic.

Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A- Only 1,2
B- Only 2,3
C- Only 1,3
D- All of the Above

MCQ Source- The Hindu Newspaper, 19 November 2018, page-5 Kerala plans to enforce cut in trans fatty acids in food

 

 

Q-Consider the following statements

1-One of the biggest surprises of the survey is the spotting of Red-disc Bushbrown, a high-altitude species endemic to Western Ghats.

2- Budha Peacock or Budha Mayoori, which was recently declared as State butterfly of Kerala.

3-The Western Ghats, Anamalai Sub-Cluster, including all of Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary (Kerala & Tamil Nadu), is under consideration by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee for selection as a World Heritage Site.

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

MCQ Source- The Hindu Newspaper, 19 November 2018,Page-5 A forest filled with butterflies

 

 

Q-Consider the following statements regarding Geosynchronous orbits

1-Geosynchronous satellite revolves around the planet at the same speed at which the planet rotates on its axis.

2-Geosynchronous orbits that are circular in shape

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, 19 November 2018,Page-18 Topic- New space industry emerges: servicing satellites in orbit

 

 

Q-Sampriti is a joint military training exercise between:

A-India and Bangladesh

B-India and Russia

C-India and America

D-India and Israel

MCQ Source- http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=173614

 

 

Q-Which one of the following is correct about corporation tax?

A-It is a tax which is levied by the local bodies

B-It is a tax on the profit of companies

C-It is an indirect tax

D-It is a tax that is levied by Municipal Corporation

MCQ Source-https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/definition/corporation-tax

 

 

Q-Consider the following statements regarding

1-Companies, both private and public which are registered in India under the Companies Act 1956, are liable to pay corporate tax.

2- Corporation tax is a tax imposed on the gross income of the company. 

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-https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/definition/corporation-tax

 

 

Q-The legislative assembly of Delhi can make laws on
1-public order
2-police
3-land
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
A- Only 1,2
B-  Only 3
C- Only 1,3
D- None of the Above

MCQ Source-http://delhiassembly.nic.in/

 

 

Q-Consider the following statements :
1. The rural decadal growth rate of population is more than that of urban areas.
2. The contribution of rural and urban areas to the total increase in population is nearly equal.
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- http://censusindia.gov.in

 

 

Q-Which of the following is/are correct according to the definitions used in the census 2011?
1. Adolescents are those in the age group of 10-19 years.
2. Youth are those in the age group of 15-35 years.
3. Sex ratio is the number of men per thousand women.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
a) 1 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3

MCQ Source- http://censusindia.gov.in