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Weekly Test | February 2018, Week 1

QUESTION 1

What is the term ICO related to?


It is an international cultural organization, working for better cultural ties among nations.
It is the counterpart of IPO for crypto currencies, Intial Coin Offering.
It is an clinical observation centre created in Goa.
None of the above
QUESTION 2

Consider the following about "Doing Business Report". (1) It is released by IMF. (2) It evaluates countries on 11 parameters.


Only 1 is true.
Only 2 is true.
Both 1 and 2 are true.
Neither 1 nor 2 are true.
QUESTION 3

Why is Carles Puigdemont famous?


He is the leader of Catalan region in Spain.
He is the winner of Man Booker Prize of 2018.
He has won Nobel Prize for Physics.
None of the above
QUESTION 4

Which is the first country that has formally quit International Criminal Court?


South Africa
Ghana
Ivory Coast
Burundi
QUESTION 5

Consider the following facts. (1) Supreme Court has directed to open at least one special deposition centre in every High Court. (2) It is to protect the child victims. Which of the above facts is/are correct?


Only 1 is true.
Only 2 is true.
Both 1 and 2 are true.
Neither 1 nor 2 are true.
QUESTION 6

Consider the following statements. (1) India has a target of 20% reduction in TB incidence by 2020. (2) The target for TB related mortality reduction till 2020 is 35%. Which of the statements is/are true?


Only 1 is true.
Only 2 is true.
Both 1 and 2 are true.
Neither 1 nor 2 are true.
QUESTION 7

Why is "Uluru" famous?


It is the traditional dance of Odisha.
It is world's largest monolith in Australia.
It is a new species of frog found in Malabar Hills.
None of tha above.
QUESTION 8

In which country world's first permanent disposal site for nuclear waste is being created?


India
Bangladesh
Turkey
Finland
QUESTION 9

Consider the following facts. (1) India has added more than 5000 startups in year 2017. (2) India has added the second maximum number of startups in 2017 in thw world. Which of the statements is/are correct?


Only 1 is true.
Only 2 is true.
Both 1 and 2 are true.
Neither 1 nor 2 are true.
QUESTION 10

Which of the following statements is true about Balfour Declaration?


It was related to creation of a separate Islamic state while freeing India.
It was related to creation of a Muslim identity for Nothern America.
It was related to creation of a Jew Homeland in Palestine.
None of the above
QUESTION 11

For which animal a conservation reserve is being created at Meja Forest, Allahabad?


Lion
One horned rhinos
Desi cows
Blackbuck
QUESTION 12

In which state Etikoppaka village is situated, which has been given a GI for making toys?


Andhra Pradesh
Kerala
Telangana
Karnataka
QUESTION 13

Which of the following states has enacted a Social Audit Act for all government schemes?


Gujarat
Himachal Pradesh
Meghalaya
Tamil Nadu
QUESTION 14

Which of the following facts are NOT true about Tapanuli Orangutans? (1) They constitute the 7th species of the great apes. (2) They have been found in Indonesia.


Only 1 is true.
Only 2 is true.
Both 1 and 2 are true.
Neither 1 nor 2 are true.
QUESTION 15

Who has been nominated as the new Chief of US Federal Reserve?


Janet Yellen
Jerome Powell
Raghram Rajan
Ben Fernanske
REPORT

Total Questions - 15