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Question number: 8648

» 2017 » November

» National News » Welfare

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What are ambition of “KIRAN” (Knowledge Involvement in Research Advancement through Nurturing)?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Aims to provide opportunities in research (WOS A), technology development and demonstration (WOS B), and self-employment (WOS C).

b.

Takes proactive measures, under the name CURIE (Consolidation of University Research for Innovation and Excellence in Women Universities.

c.

Women-led groups that promote organic farming.

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 8649

» 2017 » November

» Economic and Corporate News » Finance

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Here are the statement about EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development). Choose which is correct.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The EBRD is owned by 70 countries and 2 intergovernmental institutions: the European Union and the European Investment Bank (EIB).

b.

Sir Suma Chakrabarti is the President of the EBRD. He succeeded Thomas Mirow on 3 July 2015.

c.

EBRD Headquarters are based in America

d.

EBRD works only in democratic countries with respect for the environment.

Question number: 8650

» 2017 » November

» National News » Health and Family Welfare

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Basic component of health care reform as follows. Choose which is incorrect?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mandates transparency

b.

Creates binding charter empowering patients

c.

Contains treatment costs

d.

Achieve treatment standards

Question number: 8651

» 2017 » November

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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What is District energy?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It is a system for distributing heat generated in a centralized location for residential and commercial heating requirements such as space heating and water heating

b.

It is a system produce steam, hot water, or chilled water at a central plant.

c.

It is an international partnership of 183 countries, international institutions, civil society organizations and the private sector that addresses global environmental issues.

d.

All of the above

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