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Question number: 53

» 2018 » February

» National News » Awards and Honors

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Which peace prize was awarded to ISRO for its contribution in various fields?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Gandhi Peace Award

b.

Albert Einstein Peace Prize

c.

The Peace Abbey Foundation Courage of Conscience Award

d.

Noble prize for peace

Question number: 54

» 2018 » February

» National News » Awards and Honors

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In which field was ‘Kailash Satyarthi’ awarded noble prize?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Economic studies

b.

Literature

c.

Physics

d.

Peace

Question number: 55

» 2018 » February

» Economic and Corporate News » Basic Economic Data

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Which organization/bank has SIDBI as its acronym?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

State Industries Development Bank of India

b.

Small Industries Development Bank of India

c.

State India Development bank for Industries

d.

All of the above

Question number: 56

» 2018 » February

» National News » Education

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What is the name of the book written by Narendra Modi for students to help spread smiles during examinations?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Exam warriors

b.

Pareksha Pe Charcha

c.

Convenient Action

d.

Education is Empowerment

Question number: 57

» 2018 » February

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Why is Government’s 2030 vision for EVS a huge challenge?

  1. Huge investments required to build ICE and hybridisation capacity to feed 8 million vehicles.

  2. More the investment in conventional, longer would be the transition from ICE to EVs.

  3. No reuse of ICE (internal combustion engine) based technology after 2013 would be a huge financial loss.

  4. Hybrids are going to be inevitable for larger displacement engines in order to meet CAFE (corporate average fleet emission) norms expected in 2022.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

1 only

b.

1,2, 3 and 4

c.

1,2 and 3

d.

1 and 2

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