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Question number: 212

» 2018 » February

» Economic and Corporate News » New Release and Launch

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Which Bill has recently replaced the ‘Consumer Protection Act, 1986’?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The Consumer Protection Bill

b.

The Consumer Retailer Bill

c.

The Consumer Privacy Protection Act

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 213

» 2018 » February

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Which of the following statement/ (s) is/are true for the proposed 10 new Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors being setup in India?

  1. Each PHWR would have a capacity of 700MW
  2. The project would be one of the flagship “Make in India” projects in the nuclear power sector
  3. The government’s clean energy goals and low-carbon growth strategy are achieved by this project.
  4. The plants are expected to have state-of-art technology that will meet the highest standards of safety.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only 1 and 2 are true

b.

Only 1 is true

c.

Only 1,2 and 3 are true

d.

1,2, 3 and 4 are true

Question number: 214

» 2018 » February

» National News » Education

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What should be the workload for teachers in full-time employment, according to UGC?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Not more than 40 hours a week for 30 working weeks

b.

Not less than 40 hours a week for 30 working weeks

c.

Not less than 40 hours a week for 40 working weeks

d.

Not less than 30 hours a week for 40 working weeks

Question number: 215

» 2018 » February

» National News » Environment

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Which of the following step/ (s) are not the steps taken by the coal companies to curb illegal mining?

  1. Dug trenches to isolate illegal mining sites

  2. Fencing of illegal mining sites and displaying sign-boards.

  3. Dumping of overburden on outcrop zones.

  4. Armed Guards have been deployed at Railway sidings.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only 1

b.

Only 1 and 2

c.

Only 4

d.

None of the above

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