Quiz
Correct Incorrect Unattempted
Q1

With reference to ‘Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) scheme’, which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. PMMVY is a Conditional based direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme 

  2. Under PMMVY, a cash incentive of  RS 6000/- would be provided directly in the account of Pregnant Women and Lactating Mothers(PW&LM) for first living child of the family.

  3. All Pregnant Women and Lactating Mothers are eligible under this scheme

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q2

Consider the following statements about space-based internet services

  1. One big advantage of beaming signals from geostationary orbit is that the satellite can cover a very large part of the Earth. 

  2. A transmission from a satellite in geostationary orbit has a latency of about 600 milliseconds. 

A satellite in the lower orbit can bring the lag down to 20-30 milliseconds.

Which of the above statement/s is/are incorrect?

Q3

Consider the following statements about the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS)

  1. Russia is the chair of the Kimberley Process for the year 2019 and India is the vice-chair.

  2. Since 2003, India has been actively participating in the KPCS process and is a member of all Working Groups.

  3. Conflict Diamonds means rough diamonds used by rebel movements or their allies to finance conflict aimed at undermining legitimate governments and is also described in United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions.

Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?

Q4

Consider the following Statements regarding recently developed Special Winter Grade Diesel:

  1. The Fuel is developed by CSIR

  2. It will be used in high altitude regions like ladakh where fuel freezes when winter temperatures reach -30 degree celsius.

  3. A special additive called Paraffin Wax is added in the fuel in order to prevent it from freezing at - 30 degree celsius.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Q5

Consider the following statements:

  1. Tribal Sub-Plan (TSP) aims to bridge the gap between the Schedule Tribes (STs) and the general population with respect to all socio-economic development indicators in a time-bound manner

  2. TSP is not applicable to states where Tribal Population represents more than 60% of the population.

  3. A Tribal Village is one where the Schedule Tribe population is more than 25 per cent.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Q6

Strait of Bab el Mandeb is located between:

Q1.

With reference to ‘Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) scheme’, which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. PMMVY is a Conditional based direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme 

  2. Under PMMVY, a cash incentive of  RS 6000/- would be provided directly in the account of Pregnant Women and Lactating Mothers(PW&LM) for first living child of the family.

  3. All Pregnant Women and Lactating Mothers are eligible under this scheme

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) All of the above
d) 2 and 3 only
Q2.

Consider the following statements about space-based internet services

  1. One big advantage of beaming signals from geostationary orbit is that the satellite can cover a very large part of the Earth. 

  2. A transmission from a satellite in geostationary orbit has a latency of about 600 milliseconds. 

A satellite in the lower orbit can bring the lag down to 20-30 milliseconds.

Which of the above statement/s is/are incorrect?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q3.

Consider the following statements about the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS)

  1. Russia is the chair of the Kimberley Process for the year 2019 and India is the vice-chair.

  2. Since 2003, India has been actively participating in the KPCS process and is a member of all Working Groups.

  3. Conflict Diamonds means rough diamonds used by rebel movements or their allies to finance conflict aimed at undermining legitimate governments and is also described in United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions.

Which of the above statement/s is/are correct?

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 3 only
c) All of the above
d) None of the above
Q4.

Consider the following Statements regarding recently developed Special Winter Grade Diesel:

  1. The Fuel is developed by CSIR

  2. It will be used in high altitude regions like ladakh where fuel freezes when winter temperatures reach -30 degree celsius.

  3. A special additive called Paraffin Wax is added in the fuel in order to prevent it from freezing at - 30 degree celsius.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) All of the above
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q5.

Consider the following statements:

  1. Tribal Sub-Plan (TSP) aims to bridge the gap between the Schedule Tribes (STs) and the general population with respect to all socio-economic development indicators in a time-bound manner

  2. TSP is not applicable to states where Tribal Population represents more than 60% of the population.

  3. A Tribal Village is one where the Schedule Tribe population is more than 25 per cent.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) All of the above
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1 only
Q6.

Strait of Bab el Mandeb is located between:

a) Oman and Iran
b) Yemen and Eritrea
c) Malaysia and Indonesia
d) Algeria and Britain