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

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Q.1) Consider following statements with regard to ‘Global Conference on Voter Education’.

1. The first ever Global Conference on Voter Education titled as ‘Voter Education for Inclusive, Informed and Ethical Participation’ to be held in New Delhi.

2. It is being organized by the Election Commission of India (ECI) in association with World bank.

3. The motto of the conference is “No Voter to be Left Behind”.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?  

a) 1 only

b) 2 and 3 only

c) 1 and 3 only

d) 1, 2 and 3 only

 

Q.2) Consider following statements about ‘India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum’ (TPF).

1. India-U.S. Trade Policy Forum is the premier bilateral forum for discussion and resolution of trade and investment issues.

2. 10th India-United States Trade Policy Forum meeting will be held in Washington D.C.

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.3) Consider following statements about ‘National SC/ST Hub’.

1. It will work towards strengthening market access, capacity building, leveraging financial support schemes and sharing industry-best practices.

2. It will be set up under Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises(MSME)

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.4)  Consider following statements about SVEEP (Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation) programmes

1. Systematic Voter’s Education and Electoral Participation was launched by Election Commission of India(ECI) in 2009.

2. Its aim was to creating awareness among voters and in turn make Indian democracy more participative and meaningful.

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.5) Where is Tihayu island (presently known as Katchal island) located?

a) Andaman Islands group

b) Lakshadweep

c) Maldives

d) Nicobar Islands group


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