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Question number: 24

» 2018 » February

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Which of the following natural calamities cannot be forecasted by ‘Pratyush’?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cyclones

b.

Tsunamis

c.

Avalanches and landslides

d.

Earth quakes

Question number: 25

» 2018 » February

» International News » Miscellaneous

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Who are Neanderthals?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Neanderthals is a bird species who similar to peacocks, which lived some 20,000 years ago

b.

Neanderthals are archaic humans that became extinct about 40,000 years ago.

c.

Neanderthals is a species of fish, which could swim and fly in air as well, lived some 100,000 years ago

d.

Neanderthals are a type of dinosaur who lived 50,000 years ago

Question number: 26

» 2018 » February

» National News » Education

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Acronym of which of the following is GER?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gender Equivalent ratio

b.

Gross Enrolment Ratio

c.

Gas Evaporate ratio

d.

Green Equipment ratio

Question number: 27

» 2018 » February

» International News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Which of the following is/are mission/ (s) of NASA to explore Ionosphere?

  1. GOLD

  2. ICON

  3. CHANDRA

  4. Hubble

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 2

b.

Only 1

c.

2 and 4

d.

1 and 3

Question number: 28

» 2018 » February

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How many years did opportunity complete on Mars?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

11 years

b.

7 years

c.

21 years

d.

14 years

Question number: 29

» 2018 » February

» National News » Bilateral Relations: India and World

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Which of the following is/are the amendment/ (s) done to the FDI policy in India by the Union Government?

  1. Permit 100 per cent FDI under automatic route for SBRT Single Brand Retail Trading (SBRT).

  2. Permit single brand retail trading entity to set off its incremental sourcing of goods from India for global operations during initial 5 years, beginning April 1 of the year.

  3. Definition of ‘medical devices’ amended in FDI Policy. The reference to Drugs and Cosmetics Act from FDI policy will be dropped.

  4. Foreign airlines allowed investing up to 49 % in Air India under government approval route.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1,2 and 3

b.

1 and 2

c.

1 only

d.

1,2, 3 and 4

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