QUIZ – CURRENT AFFAIRS , 3rd Jan 2017

Q 1 .Which among  the following are the  steps taken by the government to reduce Maternal Mortality ratio (MMR)

1 .  Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakaram (JSSK)

2 .  Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

3 . RNTCP

4 . DAKSHATA programme

Codes :

a . 1 & 2

b . 1 , 2 & 3

c . 1 , 2 & 4

d . 1 , 2 , 3 & 4

answer – c  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 3rd Jan )

Q 2 . As per the latest Registrar General of India- Sample Registration System (RGI-SRS) Report (Special Bulletin on Maternal Mortality in India 2011-13); the Maternal Mortality ratio(MMR) of India is 

a . 167 per 100,000 live births.

b . 157 per 100,000 live births.

c . 147 per 100,000 live births.

d . 137 per 100,000 live births.

answer – a  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 3rd Jan )

Q 3 . Which among  the following statements are correct ?

1 .  NARI portal will help in formulation of effective policies and measures for welfare of women and children.

2 . e-Samvad will provide information to women on issues affecting their lives.

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – d  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 3rd Jan )

Q 4 . The greatest Tidal Energy potential  in  India is at

a . Gulf of Kambhat

b . Gulf of Kutch

c . Gangetic delta in Sunderbans in West Bengal

d . Andaman islands

answer – a  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 3rd Jan )

Q 5 . Which among  the following statements are correct ?

1 .  Palestinians claim all of Jerusalem as  capital  of their future state.

2 .  Israel  want east Jerusalem to be its capital.

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – d  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 3rd Jan )