Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Consider the following statements:

A superconductor is a material

1. offers no resistance to the passage of electrical current at room temperature only.

2. which is sufficiently weak and external magnetic fields will not penetrate but remain at its surface.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

Q2

With reference to Graphene, Consider the following applications:

1. Sub-zero temperature protection jackets

2. Filtration of water

3. Airplane manufacturing

4. Detection of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Which of the following can be the possible applications of graphene?

Q3

With reference to “E-bombs”, consider the following statements:

1. They use strong, superconductor-derived magnetic fields to create a fast, high-intensity electromagnetic pulse.

2. They were first used by the United States of America.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q4

Consider the following statements:

1. High-Temperature Super Conductors are those superconductors whose critical temperature is above 30 Kelvin.

2. Liquid helium is an example of High-Temperature Super Conductors.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q5

Why is Borosilicate glass superior to soda-lime glass?

1. It has a much higher proportion of silicon dioxide in comparison to regular soda-lime glass.

2. It expands more than twice as fast when exposed to heat.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q6

In which of the following applications Superconductors are used?

1. Maglev trains

2. Making electricity generation more efficient

3. Removal of land mines

4. MRI or Medical imaging

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q7

With reference to superconducting quantum interference device, consider the following statements:

1. It is a very sensitive magnetometer used to measure extremely subtle magnetic fields.

2. So far, India has not been able to develop this technology.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q8

The term ‘SCOJTEX-2019’ sometimes mentioned in the news in the context of the affairs of

Q9

Joint Field Training Exercise DUSTLIK-2019 conducted between which of the following countries?

Q10

Consider the following pairs

         Fighter Jet                       Manufacturer

  1. F-35 Lightning               -      Boeing
  2. Rafale                             -      Dassault Aviation
  3. F-16 Fighting Falcons    -      Lockheed Martin
  4. Mig-35                           -      United Aircraft Corporation

Which of the pair given above is/are correctly matched?

Q11

Consider the following statement

  1. Agni III and Agni IV is a Medium -range Ballistic Missile.
  2. Agni V and Agni VI is an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

Q12

With reference to the Tiger Triumph Exercise, Consider the following statement

  1. It is maiden India-US joint Navy Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise.
  2. TIGER TRIUMPH Exercise is scheduled on the Western seaboard.
  3. Indian Naval ships Jalashwa, Airavat and Sandhayak participated in the exercise.
Q13

Consider the following statement in the context of Samudra Shakti Exercise

  1. Bilateral maritime exercise between India Navy and Malaysia Navy.
  2. The Harbour Phase of Samudra Shakti exercise included professional interactions in the form of Subject Matter Expert Exchanges (SMEE).

Which of the statement given above is/are Incorrect?

Q14

Consider the following statements about the Nirbhay Missile

  1. It is an all-weather, high-cost, short-range ballistic missile.
  2. It is capable of carrying conventional and nuclear warheads with subsonic speed.
  3. This missile can be launched from multiple platforms on land, sea air.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

Q15

With reference to ‘Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons(OPCW)’, Consider the following statements

  1. I is an organisation of European Union in working relations with NATO and WHO.
  2. It monitors chemical industry to prevent new weapons from emerging.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

Q1.

Consider the following statements:

A superconductor is a material

1. offers no resistance to the passage of electrical current at room temperature only.

2. which is sufficiently weak and external magnetic fields will not penetrate but remain at its surface.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q2.

With reference to Graphene, Consider the following applications:

1. Sub-zero temperature protection jackets

2. Filtration of water

3. Airplane manufacturing

4. Detection of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Which of the following can be the possible applications of graphene?

a) 1, 2 and 4 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 1, 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q3.

With reference to “E-bombs”, consider the following statements:

1. They use strong, superconductor-derived magnetic fields to create a fast, high-intensity electromagnetic pulse.

2. They were first used by the United States of America.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q4.

Consider the following statements:

1. High-Temperature Super Conductors are those superconductors whose critical temperature is above 30 Kelvin.

2. Liquid helium is an example of High-Temperature Super Conductors.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q5.

Why is Borosilicate glass superior to soda-lime glass?

1. It has a much higher proportion of silicon dioxide in comparison to regular soda-lime glass.

2. It expands more than twice as fast when exposed to heat.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q6.

In which of the following applications Superconductors are used?

1. Maglev trains

2. Making electricity generation more efficient

3. Removal of land mines

4. MRI or Medical imaging

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 4 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q7.

With reference to superconducting quantum interference device, consider the following statements:

1. It is a very sensitive magnetometer used to measure extremely subtle magnetic fields.

2. So far, India has not been able to develop this technology.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q8.

The term ‘SCOJTEX-2019’ sometimes mentioned in the news in the context of the affairs of

a) Association of Southeast Asian Nations
b) European Union
c) Shanghai Cooperation Organisation
d) Gulf Cooperation Council
Q9.

Joint Field Training Exercise DUSTLIK-2019 conducted between which of the following countries?

a) India and Israel
b) India and Azerbaijan
c) India and Ukraine
d) India and Uzbekistan
Q10.

Consider the following pairs

         Fighter Jet                       Manufacturer

  1. F-35 Lightning               -      Boeing
  2. Rafale                             -      Dassault Aviation
  3. F-16 Fighting Falcons    -      Lockheed Martin
  4. Mig-35                           -      United Aircraft Corporation

Which of the pair given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 2 and 4 only
Q11.

Consider the following statement

  1. Agni III and Agni IV is a Medium -range Ballistic Missile.
  2. Agni V and Agni VI is an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q12.

With reference to the Tiger Triumph Exercise, Consider the following statement

  1. It is maiden India-US joint Navy Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise.
  2. TIGER TRIUMPH Exercise is scheduled on the Western seaboard.
  3. Indian Naval ships Jalashwa, Airavat and Sandhayak participated in the exercise.
a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q13.

Consider the following statement in the context of Samudra Shakti Exercise

  1. Bilateral maritime exercise between India Navy and Malaysia Navy.
  2. The Harbour Phase of Samudra Shakti exercise included professional interactions in the form of Subject Matter Expert Exchanges (SMEE).

Which of the statement given above is/are Incorrect?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q14.

Consider the following statements about the Nirbhay Missile

  1. It is an all-weather, high-cost, short-range ballistic missile.
  2. It is capable of carrying conventional and nuclear warheads with subsonic speed.
  3. This missile can be launched from multiple platforms on land, sea air.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q15.

With reference to ‘Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons(OPCW)’, Consider the following statements

  1. I is an organisation of European Union in working relations with NATO and WHO.
  2. It monitors chemical industry to prevent new weapons from emerging.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2