QUIZ – CURRENT AFFAIRS , 6th Jan 2018

Q 1 . National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA) 

1 . Provides for coverage of the 50% rural and 75% of the urban population for receiving foodgrains at highly subsidized prices

2 .It recognizes maternity entitlements.

Select the correct code:

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – b ( Refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 6th Jan )

Q 2 .Consider the following statements about Atal Pension Yojana

1 . It was launched in June 2016

2 .It is a pension scheme for organised sector workers

Which among the above statements are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – d ( Refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 6th Jan )

Q 3 .Which of the following programmes are covered under  National Food Security Act, 2013 

1 . Midday Meal Scheme

2 .  Integrated Child Development Services scheme

3 .  Public Distribution System

4 . Antyodaya Anna Yojana

codes:

a . 1 , 2 & 3

b . 2 , 3 & 4

c . 1 , 3 & 4

d . 1 , 2 , 3 & 4

answer – d ( Refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 6th Jan )

Q 4 . Consider the following statements

1 . COTPA was enacted in 2003

2 . National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP) was launched in 2012-13.

Which among the above statements are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – a ( Refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 6th Jan )

Q 5 .  Consider the following statements

1 .  As per the World Economic Forum, India’s rank in Global Competitiveness Index is 60 out of 137 countries in 2017-18

2 . According to World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business 2018 Report, India’s ranking improved by 30 positions to 110th rank in 2018.

Which among the above statements are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both

d . none

answer – d ( Refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 6th Jan )