17-12-2021 MCQs Test

10 Questions

1. Sri Ramna Kali temple is situated in:


2. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity currently has 500 elements.
  2. The list of Intangible Cultural Heritage elements on the UNESCO website includes 20 entries from India.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?


3. What is Rustom II?


4. What is SAHAY scheme?


5. What is Arctic region?

  1. All landmasses and seas north of 66.5° latitude are considered the Arctic region.
  2. It falls in eastern Siberia, which has an extremely harsh dry continental climate.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.


6. Consider the following statements regarding United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO):

  1. It has 195 member states and ten associate members.
  2. India is a founding member of the Organisation.
  3. In 2019, the USA and Israel formally left UNESCO.

Which of the above statements are correct?


7. What is Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties (MLATs)?

  1. The MLATs in criminal matters are the bilateral treaties entered between the countries for providing international cooperation and assistance.
  2. These agreements allow for the exchange of evidence and information in criminal and related matters between the signing countries.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.


8. What is UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ?

  1. The parties to the UNFCCC — over 190 countries — meet several times every year.
  2. It is this process that has given rise to the Paris Agreement, and its predecessor the Kyoto Protocol.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.


9. What is Statue of Unity?


10. Goa Liberation Day is celebrated on:

In which continent is Norway?