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Question number: 8693

» 2017 » November

» Economic and Corporate News » Basic Economic Data

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________ is a measure of the energy efficiency of a nation’s economy. It is calculated as units of energy per unit of GDP.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Energy intensity

b.

High energy intensity.

c.

Low energy intensity.

d.

None of the above

Question number: 8694

» 2017 » November

» National News » Food and Civil Supplies

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What are the aim/ (s) of World Food India 2017? (5th November)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sourcing hub for the global food processing industry.

b.

To transform the country’s food economy.

c.

Realize the vision of doubling of farmers’ income

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 8695

» 2017 » November

» National News » Health and Family Welfare

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Here are the Duties of DRR (Disaster Risk Reduction). Choose which is incorrect.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Reducing exposure to hazards.

b.

Reduces damage by natural hazards like earthquakes, floods, droughts.

c.

Increase vulnerability of people and property.

d.

Reduces risks from disaster by analyzing and removing their causes

Question number: 8696

» 2017 » November

» National News » Committees and Commissions

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Murari Committee is related with________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Blue Revolution

b.

Yellow Revolution

c.

Green Revolution

d.

White Revolution

Question number: 8697

» 2017 » November

» National News » Environment

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Question

What does “Mission Electrification” include?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Aims to increase pace of electrification to about 30 km per day.

b.

To achieve 100 % Railway electrification 33000 km of railway network will be electrified on fast track by 2021 - 22 – this will reduce energy bill from present level of Rs. 26,500 Cr. to about Rs. 16,000 Cr.

c.

It is a strategic shift for railways to undertake electrification of complete railway network at a rapid pace.

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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