Quiz 175: MCQs on Current Issues for Competititions

1.

Ohm is a unit of measuring _________?

[A] Resistance
[B] Voltage
[C] Current
[D] None of the above

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2.

What is the cost sharing ratio of the Swaran Jayanti Gram Swarojgar Yojna, which was launched in 1999?

[A] Centre 75% : States 25%
[B] Centre 50% : States 50%
[C] Centre 60% : States 40%
[D] Centre 90% : States 10%

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3.

Which of the following was the first country to introduce Goods & Services Tax?

[A] India
[B] Germany
[C] France
[D] USA

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4.

The Financial Action Task Force is an inter-governmental body. What is the main purpose of this Task Force?

[A] To combat money laundering and terrorist financing
[B] combat the maleffects of Global Meltdown
[C] combat the problems of Least Development Countries LDCs
[D] None of the abve

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5.

Which among the following bills make a passage for India to be a part of Financial Action Task Force?

[A] Unlawful Activities (Prevention Act ) 1967
[B] Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002
[C] Prevention of Money Laundering (Amendment ) Act 2009
[D] None of the above

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6.

Which among the following are three pillars of Basel II ?

[A] Minimum capital requirements, Supervisory review, Market discipline
[B] Government Control, Credit control, Fiscal Balances
[C] Capital Adequacy, Liquidity Adequacy, Accounting Discipline
[D] None of the above

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7.

Which among the following surveys are conducted by The National Sample Survey Organization or NSSO?

[A] Socio -economic surveys
[B] Annual Survey of Industries
[C] Agricultural surveys
[D] all of above

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8.

India’s “Look East” Policy represents its efforts to cultivate extensive economic and strategic relations with which of the following ?

[A] China & Japan
[B] Nations of Southeast Asia
[C] Nations of Asia Pacific Region
[D] Africa region

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9.

India has also been conducting joint naval exercises named SIMBEX since 1993 with which of the following countries?

[A] Singapore
[B] Australia
[C] Srilanka
[D] Bhutan

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10.

Where is the local branch of International Social Security Association (ISSA), South Asia in India?

[A] Chennai
[B] Bangalore
[C] Mumbai
[D] New Delhi

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