1 March 2018 | Prelims Daily with Previous Year Questions

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Q.1) With reference to the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) Which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Japan is not its member.
2. China and India has equal voting share in the AIIB.
3. France is one of its founding members.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
a) 1 and 2
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1, 2 and 3
d) 1 and 3 only
Inspired by: [op-ed snap] Taking stock two years after AIIB’s opening

Q.2) Consider the following statements regarding the Confederation of Indian Industry:
1. It comes under the authority of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs.
2. The CII Theme for 2017–18 is ‘India@75: Inclusive. Ahead. Responsible.’
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
a) Neither 1 nor 2
b) 1 only
c) 2 only
d) Both 1 and 2
Inspired by: India on a drive to improve investment climate, ease of living: Narendra Modi

Q.3) Which of the following Stock Exchanges comes under the definition of ‘Secondary Markets’?
1. NASDAQ
2. NYSE
3. NSE(India)
Select the correct option using the codes given below.
a) All of the above
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 3 only
d) None of the above qualifies the definition of ‘Secondary Markets’

Q.4) Which of the following ‘non-preventable risks’ are covered under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana?
1. Natural Fire and Lightning
2. Storm
3. Flood
4. Drought
5. Pests/Diseases
Select the correct option using the codes given below.
a) 2, 3 and 4 only
b) 3 and 4 only
c) 3, 4 and 5 only
d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Q.5) Surya Kiran Military Joint Exercise is going to be held between which of the following countries(other than India)?
1. Sri Lanka
2. Nepal
3. Bhutan
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
a) 2 only
b) 1 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 2 and 3 only
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