21-12-2021 MCQs Test

10 Questions

1. Consider the following statements about the Panna Tiger Reserve:

  1. It was established in 1981 and is situated in the Vindhya mountain range in the northern part of Madhya Pradesh.
  2. Ken river flows through the reserve.
  3. The region is also famous for Panna diamond mining.

Which of the above statements are correct?

 
 
 
 

2. Consider the following statements regarding the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD):

  1. It was established in 1994 as the sole legally binding international agreement linking environment and development to sustainable land management.
  2. It is the only convention stemming from a direct recommendation of the Rio Conference’s Agenda 21.
  3. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) serves as a financial mechanism for UNCCD.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements:

  1. 2021 marks the 59th anniversary of the liberation of Goa from Portugal.
  2. Operation Vijay was the military action by which India liberated the territories of Goa, Daman and Diu from Portuguese rule.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Delft island is recently seen in news. It is in:

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements about Poshan Abhiyaan:

  1. It seeks to improve nutritional outcomes for pregnant women only.
  2. It was launched in 2019 with specific targets to be achieved by 2025.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Consider the following statements about the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC):

  1. It is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states.
  2. The OIC has permanent delegations to the United Nations and the European Union.
  3. Its permanent secretariat is in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Which of the above statements are correct?

 
 
 
 

7. Lokur Commission is related to:

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements about the Election Commission of India:

  1. The body administers elections to the Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, and State Legislative Assemblies in India, and the offices of the President and Vice President in the country.
  2. As per Article 324 of the Indian Constitution, the superintendence, direction and control of elections to be vested in an Election Commission.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. Consider the following statements :

  1. Mormugao, the Indian Navy’s second indigenous stealth destroyer of the P15B class is set to be commissioned in mid-2022.
  2. INS Visakhapatnam is the first indigenous stealth destroyer of the P15B class.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

10. Calcutta session (1906) of INC was presided by:

 
 
 
 
Is fire hot or cold?