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Question number: 6

» 2017 » December

» National News » Education

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Which of the following measures Government and the University Grants Commission (UGC) taking to improve quality of higher education in India?

I. Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN)

II. Declaration of Educational Institutions as Institutions of Eminence (IoE)

III. Uchchtar Academic Networks (UAN)

IV. Impacting Research Information & Technology (IMPRINT)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

II and III

b.

I and II

c.

I Only

d.

I, II and IV

Question number: 7

» 2017 » December

» National News » Miscellaneous

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What is the need for Alternative Fuels in India for achieving government targets?

I. power for all by 2022

II. For distribution of 50 million LPG connections to rural BPL women under Prime Minister Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY)

III. 500 GW of generation capacity of renewable energy by 2022

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only II

b.

I and III

c.

I and II

d.

I, II and III

Question number: 8

» 2017 » December

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Recently, Physicists from University of Illinois discovered a new form of matter excitonium. Which of the following are not the modern forms of matter?

I. Excitonium

II. Quantum spin liquid

III. Quark–gluon plasma

IV. Photonic

V. Dropleton

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

I, III and IV

b.

Only III

c.

II and V

d.

Only II

Question number: 9

» 2017 » December

» Economic and Corporate News » Commerce

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Question

Which of the following is not the aim of the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2017, recently passed by Parliament?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Extend the enhanced autonomy

b.

Ease of doing business in India

c.

Strengthening corporate governance standards

d.

Initiating strict action against defaulting companies

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