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Weekly Test | June 2018, Week 1

QUESTION 1

(1) By 2020, 90% of people living with HIV will know their HIV status (2) By 2020 90% of all people diagnosed with HIV will receive sustained anti-retroviral therapy (3) by 2020, 90% of all those receiving anti-retroviral therapy will have viral suppression. Select the correct option.


1&2
2&3
1&3
all
QUESTION 2

which of the following act as pollinating agents? (1) bats (2) bees (3) birds


1 only
3 only
1&2
all
QUESTION 3

Consider the following regarding Cassini-Huygens mission (1) The mission comprised of NASA's Cassini probe with European Space Agency's lander (2) its objective was to study Jupiter and Saturn. select the correct answer


1 only
2 only
both
neither
QUESTION 4

Which of the following electromagnetic waves carry maximum energy per photon?


X-Rays
radiowaves
light waves
microwaves
QUESTION 5

In the context of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) submitted by nations with regard to Paris climate change conference, select the correct answer (1) China will cut CO2 emissions per unit of GDP by 60-65% of 2005 levels by 2030 (2) India will reduce CO2 emissions per unit GDP by 30-35% of 2005 levels by 2030


1 only
2 only
Both
Neither
QUESTION 6

Japanese encephalitis (1) It is transferred to humans through bites from infected aedes mosquito (2) There is no antiviral treatment for this disease. Select the incorrect answer.


1 only
2 only
both
neither
QUESTION 7

Select the correct answer (1) first generation biofuels are derived from food crops (2) second generation biofuels are produced from non food crops (3) third generation biofuels use biomass like algae


1 only
2&3
1&3
all
QUESTION 8

Select the correct answer (1) A computer malware is a malicious self replicating software (2) A Trojan is a type of malicious software disguised within beneficial or legitimate program


1 only
2 only
both
neither
QUESTION 9

Which of the following features of the Indian Constitution have not been borrowed from the American constitution?


independent judiciary
fundamental rights
procedure established by law
none of the above
QUESTION 10

(1) electoral bonds are tax free instruments with a life of 15 days (2) They can be issued only by SBI. Select the correct answer


1 only
2 only
Both
none
QUESTION 11

which of the following is/are matched correctly? (1) B.N. Srikrishna committee-- creating a data protection system for India. (2) Shyam Benegal committee-- restricting the role of Central Board for Film Certification (CBFC)


1 only
2 only
both
neither
QUESTION 12

which of the following reports/indices are not compiled by World Economic Forum?


Global Financial Stability Report
Global Competitiveness Index
Global Gender Gap Report
Global Risks Report
QUESTION 13

article 239AA of the Indian Constitution is associated with


Constitution and composition of pachayats
Administration of scheduled and tribal areas
Extent of laws made by parliament and by the legislatures of State
Special provisions with respect to Delhi
QUESTION 14

Consider the following statements with reference to Hague Convention on Civil Aspects of International child Abduction (1) The Law Commission of India's draft law- Protection of Children (Inter-country Removal and retention) bill, 2016 is in consonance with it. (2) India has not ratified it as it believes the worst affected in cases under the convention will be when fleeing abusive marriages. select the correct answer


1 only
2 only
both
none.
QUESTION 15

The Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill 2017 will be applicable to


companies and individuals
pension funds
stock exchanges
banking and insurance companies
REPORT

Total Questions - 15