KINGMAKERS CURRENT AFFAIRS MCQ

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All the below MCQs were taken from the Hindu [Dated: March 2, 2017]

 
1. Consider the following statements with respect to ‘National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)’,
1. It was established by Article 338 of the Constitution.
 2. The term of office of Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson and each member is three years from the date of assumption of charge.
Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?
Select the correct code
 a) 1 only                     b) 2 only                      c) both                         d) neither
2. Consider the following statements with respect to ‘National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)’
 1. The Chairperson has been given the rank of Union Cabinet Minister.
 2. The commission submits its report to the President and at the state level to the Governor.
Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?
Select the correct code
 a) 1 only                     b) 2 only                      c) both                         d) neither
3. Recently, Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) was in news in the context of which of the following?
 a) Tax evasion by Multi-National companies
 b) Setting the prices of international transactions in advance
 c) Determining prices in advance by equity market forces
 d) All the above
4. Recently India signs financing agreement with which of the following organisation for the ‘Tejaswini Project’?
a) International Monetary Fund
 b) Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
 c) International Development Association
 d) International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
5. A Financing Agreement for a credit of US$ 63 million (equivalent) for the ‘Tejaswini’ was recently signed by India. Consider the following statements with respect to ‘Tejaswini’,
 1. It aims to improve completion of market-driven skills training and secondary education for adolescent girls and young women in select districts of Jharkhand.
 2. The project has three main components-Expanding social, educational and economic opportunities, Intensive service delivery, State capacity-building and implementation support.           
Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?
Select the correct code
 a) 1 only                     b) 2 only                      c) both                         d) neither
6. Which of the following is/are correctly matched?
   Organisation            –           Provides loan to
1. IDA                        –           poorest countries
 2. IBRD                     –           private sector
 3. IFC                         –           capital infrastructure projects
Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?
Select the correct code
 a) 1 only                     b) 1 and 2 only                        c) 2 and 3 only                        d) all the above
7. Consider the following statements regarding ‘Aleppo’,
1. Aleppo was Syria’s industrial and financial centre.
2. It is a Unesco World Heritage site and was famous for its 13th Century citadel, 12th Century Great Mosque and huge covered markets.
3. It is a coastal city located on the shores of Mediterranean Sea.
Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?
Select the correct code
 a) 1 and 2 only           b) 1 and 3 only                        c) 2 and 3 only                        d) 1, 2 and 3
8. Namami Gange Programme envisages which of the following?
1. River Surface Cleaning and Sewerage Treatment Infrastructure
2. River Front Development and Public Awareness
3. Bio-Diversity and Afforestation
Select the correct code
 a) 1 and 2 only           b) 3 only                      c) 2 and 3 only                        d) 1, 2 and 3
9. The river Euphrates passes through
a) Jordan
b) Lebanon
c) Syria
d) none of the above
10. The state can discriminate the fundamental right to movement of its citizen on which of the following grounds?
1. In the interests of the general public
2. For the protection of any Scheduled Tribes and Scheduled Castes
Select the correct code
 a) 1 only                     b) 2 only                      c) both             d) neither
11. Which of the following is/are correctly matched?

S. No. App Solution
1 Pratirodh protects from USB mass storage device threats
2 AppSamvid protects systems by allowing installation of genuine applications through white listing
3 M-Kavach to address the security threats in mobiles


Select the correct code

a) 2 only                     b) 1 only                      c) 3 only                      d) 1, 2 and 3

12. Consider the following regarding ‘Bot net’,
1. It is a group of computers controlled by cybercriminals to spread malware and launch other malicious attacks on their targets.
2. Attackers can make your computer a part of their botnet by infecting it with something called a ‘bot code’.
3. Cyber criminals can drop this code onto your computer by sending you emails containing malicious links or attachments, fake social media posts, or exploiting existing security vulnerabilities on your system.
Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?
Select the correct code

a) 1 and 2 only           b) 1 and 3 only                        c) 2 and 3 only                        d) 1, 2 and 3