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Question number: 1287

» 2018 » December

» National News » Indian Polity

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Consider the following statements.

I. Logistics cost in India is very Low compared to developed countries.

II. India was ranked 55 in World Bank Logistics Performance Index 2018.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I & II are true

b.

Only I is true

c.

Only II is true

d.

None of the above

Question number: 1288

» 2018 » December

» International News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Consider the following statements.

I. Web-based tool to monitor spread of fake news on social media platforms is developed by Researchers from University of madras in India.

II. Tool uses Platform Health Metric called Iffy Quotient & will supposedly draw data from 2 external entities namely NewsWhip & Media Bias/Fact Checker.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Only I is true

b.

Only II is true

c.

I & II are true

d.

All of the above

Question number: 1289

» 2018 » December

» National News » Rural and Urban Development

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Consider the following statements.

I. Union Home Minister launched ‘Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti’ in New Delhi.

II. Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti aimed to provide boost to IPR culture in indigenous defence industry.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Only II is true

b.

I & II are true

c.

Only I is true

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 1290

» 2018 » December

» International News » Summits and Conferences

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Consider the following statements.

According to Lancet Countdown 2018 report,

I. From 2014 - 2017, average length of heatwaves in India ranged from 4 - 5 days compared to global average of 0.8 - 1.8 days.

II. Agriculture sector was more vulnerable compared to industrial & service sectors because workers there were more likely to be exposed to heat.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I & II are true

b.

Only I is true

c.

Only II is true

d.

None of the above

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