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Question number: 190

» Environment and Ecology

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

The term ‘M-STrIPES’ is sometimes seen in the news in the context of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Maintenance of Tiger Reserves

b.

Indigenous Satellite Navigation System

c.

Captive breeding of Wild Fauna

d.

Security of National Highways

Question number: 191

» Geography

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

If you travel by road from Kohima to Kottayam, what is the minimum number of States within India through which you can travel, including the origin and the destination?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

9

b.

6

c.

7

d.

8

Question number: 192

» Science

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

With reference to the role of UN-Habitat in the United Nations program working towards a better urban future, which of the statements is/are correct?

  1. UN-Habitat has been mandated by the United Nations General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities to provide adequate shelter for all.
  2. Its partners are either governments or local urban authorities only.
  3. UN-Habitat contributes to the overall objective of the United Nations system to reduce poverty and to promote access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 3 only

b.

1 and 3 only

c.

1, 2 and 3

d.

1 only

Question number: 193

» International Organizations

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

Which of the following gives ‘Global Gender Gap Index’ ranking to the countries of the world?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

UN Human Rights Council

b.

UN Women

c.

World Economic Forum

d.

World Health Organization

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