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

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Q.1) Karewas are a feature generally found in the state of

a) Arunachal Pradesh

b) Himachal Pradesh

c) Jammu and Kashmir

d) Uttarakhand


Q.2) Which of the following departments are not under any ministry

1.Dept. of Atomic Energy

2.Dept. of Space

3.Dept. of Sports

4.Dept of Personnel and Training

Select the correct option

a) 1 and 2 Only

b) 1, 2 and 3 Only

c) 3 and 4 Only

d) All of the above


Q.3) Consider the following statements about the Global Innovation Index

1.The Global Innovation Index 2016 ranks India 66th out of 128 countries

2.It is co-published by Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO, an agency of the United Nations)

Select the correct option

a) 1 Only

b) 2 Only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.4) Consider the following statements about the three-day Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) 2016 held recently

1.It is a biennial conference jointly organized by different Asian countries and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

2.The next AMCDRR will be held in South Africa in 2020

Select the correct option

a) 1 Only

b) 2 Only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.5) In which region have the least tsunamis occurred

a) Pacific Ocean

b) Mediterranean Sea

c) Atlantic Ocean

d) Indian Ocean


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