Daily Current Affairs Quiz 01-10-2019

1. With reference to the Constitution of India, consider the following statements:
1.Article 130 says that, the Supreme Court shall sit in Delhi or in such other place or places, decided by President of India, on advice of Prime Minister.
2.In Kerala, Supreme Court has its regional bench established long back in since 1968.
Which of the statements given above is /are correct?


2. Consider the following pairs:
Festivals State
1.Losar – Arunachal Pradesh
2.Bathukamma – Chhattisgarh
3.Wari – Maharashtra
Which of the pairs given above is/are correct matched?


3. Consider the following statements with respect to Sendai Framework:
1.It is a voluntary, non-binding agreement on disaster risk reduction.
2.It is the successor of Hyogo Framework for Action.
3.India is a signatory to Sendai Framework.
Which of the given statement/s is/are correct?


4. Which of these pollutants are NOT included in measurement of air quality under the National Ambient Air Quality Standards?
1.Carbon dioxide
2.Carbon monoxide
Choose the Correct Option:


5. Consider the following about
Pattamaadai mat.
1.Pattamaadai mats are silk mats that originated in a small village in Andra Pradesh
2.The have been given GI tag
Which of the above statement(s) is/are Incorrect?


6. Consider the following statements about SaraswatiSamman annual award:
1.It is given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any of the 22 languages of India listed in Schedule VIII of the Constitution of India.
2.It was initiated by Ministry of Culture, India
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?


7. Consider the following statements about Current Account Deficit
1.The current account measures the flow of goods, services and investments into and out of the country.
2.The current account includes net income, including interest and dividends, and transfers, like foreign aid.
3.We run into a deficit if the value of the goods and services we import exceeds the value of those we export.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?


8. Consider the following statements about Index of Industrial Production (IIP)
1.It is a composite indicator measuring changes in the volume of production of a basket of industrial products over a period of time, with respect to a chosen base period.
2.Currently, the base year is 2010-11.
3.It is computed and published by the Central Statistical Office
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?


9. Consider the following statements about School Education Quality Index (SEQI)
1.It is developed to evaluate the performance of States and Union Territories (UTs) in the higher education sector.
2.It is developed by NITI Aayog in collaboration with Ministry of Human Resource Development.
3.According to the report Kerala has topped in terms of its performance followed immediately by Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


10. Consider the following statements about paleochannel:
1.Paleochannel, is a remnant of an inactive river or stream channel that has been filled or buried by younger sediment.
2.It typically acts as pathways for groundwater movement and provide a potential source of groundwater.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?


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