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Question number: 8783

» 2017 » December

» National News » Environment

MCQ▾

Question

Rocks and dust particles from space close to Earth’s atmosphere are called meteoroids. Name of the meteoroids, which was observed on 13 December 2017?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Quadrantids

b.

Eta Aquariids

c.

Perseids

d.

Geminid

Question number: 8784

» 2017 » December

» National News » Justice and Law

MCQ▾

Question

Name of the state that became first state to endorse Union Government’s draft - Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act that makes practice of instant “triple talaq” or talaq-e-biddat.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gujarat

b.

Andhra Pradesh

c.

Uttar Pradesh

d.

Rajasthan

Question number: 8785

» 2017 » December

» National News » Transport

MCQ▾

Question

Ministry of Railways’ transformative initiative to set up the first ever National Rail and Transport University (NRTU) was launched in which city?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Kuchh

b.

Jamnagar

c.

Rajkot

d.

Vadodara

Question number: 8786

» 2017 » December

» Economic and Corporate News » Basic Economic Data

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following.

List-Ⅰ (Alien Species) List-Ⅱ (Crops)

(A)

Pterygoplichthys pardalis

(i)

Papaya Mealy Bug

(B)

Paracoccus marginatus

(ii)

Cotton Mealybug

(C)

Phenacoccus solenopsis

(iii)

African apple snail

(D)

Achatina fulica

(iv)

Amazon sailfin catfish

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

Question number: 8787

» 2017 » December

» National News » Health and Family Welfare

MCQ▾

Question

Which union ministry department launched ‘LaQshya’ a labour room quality improvement Initiative scheme?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ministry of Rural Development

b.

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

c.

Ministry of Home Affairs

d.

Ministry of Social Welfare

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