14 Oct 2016 | Prelims Daily: CA Questions with Tikdams & Tidbits

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Q.1) Consider following statements about ‘New Development Bank (NDB)’

1. This is a multilateral development bank established by the BRICS.

2. The first regional office of the NDB is in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?  

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.2) Consider following statements about ‘Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA)’

1. It is an international organisation consisting of coastal states bordering the Indian Ocean.

2. The Coordinating Secretariat of IORA is located at Madagascar.

3. India is member state of IORA.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?  

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 3 only

c) 1 and 3 only

d) 1, 2 and 3 only


Q.3) Which of the following countries are members of both SAARC and The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation(BIMSTEC) Group.

1. Afghanistan

2. Bhutan

3. Maldives

4. Myanmar

5. Bangladesh

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

a) 1 and 3 only

b) 2 and 5 only

c) 2 and 4 only

d) 1,2 and 4 only


Q.4) Consider following statements in regard to ‘Ready to Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF)’.

1. It contains therapeutic milk, sugar, oil and peanuts, which contain high vitamins, minerals and nutritious supplements

2. This is nutritious supplement food that saves children suffering from severe malnutrition.

Which of the statements given above is/are incorrect?  

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.5) Yemen has been frequently in the news for civil and military wars by Saudi Arabia. Which of the following strait connects Red sea to the Gulf of Aden which adjoins Yemen.

a) Oman strait

b) Yemen strait

c) Bab al Mandab strait

d) Strait of Hormuz


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