M.I.C.S. CURRENT AFFAIRS MCQ 7th JUNE

FOR DETAILED EXPLANATION OF EACH QUESTION REFER M.I.C.S. CURRENT AFFAIRS DATED 7th JUNE 2018
QUES 1 . Consider the following statements with respect to Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)

1 . It has been developed to launch communication satellites to meet the country’s satellite communication requirements.

2 . PSLV can launch small size satellites into geostationary transfer orbit.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

a . 1 only

b . 2 only

c . Both 1 and 2

d . Neither 1 nor 2

Answer –b

QUES 2 . Which among the following is/are the scope of  Off-grid and Decentralised Solar PV Application Programme

1 . Energy Access
2 . Diesel Replacement
3 . Promote agriculture based applications like solar pumps
4 . Encourage Renewable Energy Service companies (RESCOs)

a . 1 , 2 & 3

b . 1 & 3

c . 2 , 3 & 4

d . 1 , 2 , 3 & 4

Answer – d

QUES 3 . Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY), a Rs.6000 crore Central Sector Scheme of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation will be funded by 

a . Asian Development Bank

b . World Bank

c . Japan

d . Norway

Answer – b

QUES 4 .  Consider the following statements with respect to Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)

1 . PSLV was first launched on 20 September 1993.

2 . It was used to launch the Mars Orbiter Mission, India’s first interplanetary probe.

3 . PSLV has three stages using solid and liquid propulsion systems alternately.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

a . 1 & 2

b . 1 & 3

c . 2 & 3

d . 1 , 2 & 3

Answer – a

QUES 5 . Which among the following statements is/are  incorrect?

1 . The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV-III) uses Vikas engines in its third stage.

2 .GSLV is a four-stage medium-lift launch vehicle.

codes:

a . 1 only

b . 2 only

c . Both 1 and 2

d . Neither 1 nor 2

Answer –d