QUIZ – CURRENT AFFAIRS , 5th Jan 2018

Q 1 .Consider the following statements about National Waterway-3

1 .It runs from Kollam to  Kozhikode

2 . Champakara and Udyogmandal Canals are part of National Waterway-3

3 . It is the first National Waterway in the country with 24-hour navigation facilities along the entire stretch

Which among the above statements are correct ?

a . 1 & 2

b . 1 & 3

c . 2 & 3

d . 1 , 2 & 3

answer – d ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 5th Jan )

Q 2 .  The criteria presently followed for specification of a community as a Scheduled Tribe are 

1 .   indications of primitive traits

2 . distinctive culture

3 . geographical isolation

4 . shyness of contact with the community at large

5 . backwardness.

Code:

a . 1 , 2 & 3

b . 2 , 4 & 5

c . 1 , 2 , 4 & 5

d . 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 & 5

answer – d ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 5th Jan )

Q 3 . Consider  the  following  statements  about   E-nose technology

1 . The only limitation of  E-nose technology is that it cannot be used for detection of contamination, spoilage, adulteration.

2 . It can be used for monitoring of storage conditions.

Which among the above statement is / are  correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – b ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 5th Jan )

Q 4 . National Waterways Act was enacted in

a . 2014

b . 2015

c . 2016

d . 2017

answer – c ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 5th Jan )

Q 5 .   Pulse View is a technology  for

a . increasing productivity of pulses.

b . assessing the quality of pulses.

c . making pulses resistant to pests.

d . fortification of pulses with vitamins.

answer – b ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS dated 5th Jan )