2 Nov 2016 | Prelims Daily: CA Questions with Tikdams & Tidbits

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Q.1) Consider following statements

1. Children suffer greater damage from air pollution since they breathe twice as quickly

2. UNICEF publishes a report titled The State of the World’s Children

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) Which of the following is correct about benami transactions as defined by the recent Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Amendment Act

a) Those transactions which bring disrepute upon a person

b) Transactions involving advanced financial techniques

c) Those transactions where a property is held by one person, but has been provided or paid for by another person

d) Everyday transactions involving sale and purchase of property

 

Q.3) Avian influenza is also referred to as

a) H1N1

b) HIV

c) H1N2

d) H5N8

 

Q.4) In which landmass does Trinidad and Tobago lie?

a) Americas

b) Africa

c) Eurasia

d) Australia

 

Q.5) Consider the following statements about PUSA Arhar-16

1.It is a early maturing, semi dwarf high yielding variety

2.It has been developed by seed MNC Monsanto

Select the correct option –

a) 1 Only

b) 2 Only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2


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