22-5-2021 MCQs Test

1. Consider the following statements about the White Fungus or Candidiasis:

  1. It is a fungal infection caused by a yeast.
  2. The infection is diagnosed through CT-Scan or X-ray.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

2. With reference to the National Institute of Social Defence (NISD), consider the following statements:

  1. It is an Autonomous Body and is the nodal training and research institute in the field of social defence.
  2. It is a central advisory body for the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. What is an Ice shelf?

  1. It is a floating extension of land ice.
  2. The Antarctic continent is surrounded by ice shelves.
  3. The Ronne Ice Shelf on the flank of the Antarctic Peninsula is one of the largest of several enormous floating sheets of ice.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

4. World Bee Day is celebrated on:

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements:

  1. Both the President of India, and the Governor have the power to pardon a death sentence.
  2. Governor have the power to pardon the sentence inflicted by a court-martial on the convict.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Consider the following statements about the DeenDayal Antyodaya Yojana (DAY):

  1. It aims to uplift the tribal folks by enhancing sustainable livelihood opportunities through skill development.
  2. It is administered under the Ministry of Tribal Affairs.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

7. Which of the following statements is/are correct about the Competition Commission of India (CCI):

  1. It is the competition regulator in India.
  2. It is a statutory body established by an act of Parliament, the Competition Act, 2002.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements about the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA):

  1. It is the pension regulatory body that works under the Ministry of Finance.
  2. It is an autonomous body.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. Consider the following statements about the National Archives of India (NAI):

  1. It was established in 1891 at New Delhi as the Imperial Record Department and is the biggest archival repository in South Asia.
  2. It has one Regional Office at Bhopal and three Records Centres at Bhubaneswar, Jaipur and New Delhi.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

10. Which of the following states of India have a Legislative Council?

  1. Bihar and Uttar Pradesh
  2. Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh
  3. Telangana and Karnataka

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 
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