12-5-2021 MCQs Test

1. International Nurses Day is celebrated on:

 
 
 
 

2. Consider the following statements about the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Red List:

  1. It was established in 1964.
  2. The IUCN Red List is a critical indicator of the health of the world’s biodiversity.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. What is Asperger Syndrome?

  1. It is a neurodevelopmental disorder.
  2. This syndrome is considered to be on the mild end of the spectrum.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

4. Q4What is the DOGE-1 Mission?

  1. This mission is led by the NASA and SpaceX.
  2. It is the first solar mission that is fully financed in cryptocurrency.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements about the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment, 2020:

  1. It seeks to prohibit ‘public servants’ from receiving any foreign funding.
  2. It proposes to reduce the use of foreign funds to meet administrative costs by NGOs from the existing 50 per cent to 20 per cent.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 
 
 
 

6. With reference to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), consider the following statements:

  1. It is an inter-governmental body established in 1989 on the initiative of the G7.
  2. It is a “policy-making body” which works to bring about national legislative and regulatory reforms against terrorism only.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 
 
 
 

7. Consider the following statements about the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY):

  1. It is a part of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package (PMGKP) to help the poor fight the battle against Covid-19.
  2. It is being operated by the Department of Food and Public Distribution under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
  3. The Government of India is bearing 100% financial burden.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements about the Jal Jeevan Mission:

  1. It is being implemented in partnership with States/UTs to provide safe tap water to every rural home by 2024.
  2. Delhi became India’s first ‘Har Ghar Jal’ UT.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. National Technology Day is celebrated on:

 
 
 
 

10. Gaza Strip is located between:

 
 
 
 
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