5-5-2021 MCQs Test

1. What is Positron?

 
 
 
 

2. What are Cosmic rays?

  1. These are atom fragments that rain down on the Earth from outside of the solar system.
  2. These are high energy particles that move through space at the speed of light.

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3. Consider the following statements about One Health Approach:

  1. It focuses on the human’swellbeing only.
  2. It is particularly relevant in food safetyand combating antibiotic resistance only.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. With reference to the Network for Greening the Financial System, consider the following statements:

  1. It consists of 100 members and 23 observers.
  2. It was established at the Paris “One Planet Summit” before Cold War by eight central banks and supervisors.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

5. Which of the following statements is/are incorrect about the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)?

  1. Ecuador is the latest country to suspend its membership.
  2. Currently, OPEC has 13 member countries.

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6. What is/are the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)?

  1. It is a member of the United Nations Development Group.
  2. It has received the Nobel Peace Prize twice, in 1954 and 1981.

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7. Global Risks Report is released by:

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Fire Services is a Concurrent subject.
  2. It has been included as a Municipal function in the XIIth Schedule of the Constitution of India under Article 243 (W).

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

9. What is/are the National Small Savings Fund (NSSF)?

  1. NSSF in the Public Account of India was established in 1999.
  2. The Fund is administered by the Government of India, Ministry of Finance.

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10. Consider the following statements about the Integrated Goods and Service Tax Act (IGST):

  1. It is charged when movement of goods and services from one state to another.
  2. The revenue out of IGST is shared by state government and central government as per the rates fixed by the authorities.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 
In which continent is Norway?