15-5-2021 MCQs Test

1. Consider the following statements about the National Health Mission (NHM):

  1. It is the flagship healthcare programme for both the rural as well as urban areas.
  2. The funding for NHM is in the sharing pattern of 90:10 between Centre and State for all states.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

2. What is Mucormycosis?

  1. is a fungal infection caused by a group of moulds called mucormycetes.
  2. It is commonly referred to as Black Fungus.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

3. Which of the following countries are participating in Goa Maritime Symposium (GMS)- 2021?

  1. Singapore
  2. Thailand
  3. Indonesia
  4. China
  5. Afghanistan

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following statements about the Nok culture:

  1. It is known for its unique terracotta sculptures in Africa.
  2. It depicts the triangular or oval-shaped eyes on human faces.
  3. In the sculptures, humans are depicted seated, with their hands on their knees.

Which of the above statements are correct?

 
 
 
 

5. With reference to the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI), consider the following statements:

  1. It is the head of department of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization.
  2. It approves licences of specified categories of drugs such as blood and blood products, IV fluids, vaccines, and sera in India.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Consider the following statements about the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD):

  1. India is a member as well as a key economic partner of it.
  2. Its headquarters is in Switzerland.
  3. International Migration Outlook is published by it.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

7. What is Special Window for Affordable and Mid Income Housing (SWAMIH) Fund?

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements about the World Bank Group:

  1. It is an international partnership comprising 189 countries.
  2. Multilateral Guarantee Agency (MIGA) is one of the five development institutions under it.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. What is meant by Remittances?

  1. It refers to money that is sent or transferred to another party, usually overseas.
  2. They are funds transferred from migrants to their home country.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

10. Consider the following statements about the International Energy Agency (IEA):

  1. It is made up of 30 member countries, 8 association countries, and 3 accession countries.
  2. A candidate country to the IEA must be a member country of the OECD.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 
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