Daily Current Affairs Quiz 12-06-2019

1. National strategy for artificial intelligence is being released by which of the following


2. Recently a team of scientists from Delhi University and wild life Institute of India discovered a new species of paddy frog From which of the following states union territories.


3. Consider the following statements about World Day Against Child Labour

  • 1. It is celebrated on 5th June along with World Environment Day
  • 2. It is launched by International labour organisation (ILO), a UNspecialised agency
  • 3. It was first observed in 2018 to focus attention on the global extentof child labour and the action and efforts needed to eliminate it

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct


4. In the context of CHANDRAYAAN-2 consider the followingstatements

  • 1. Chandrayaan-2 is developed by ISRO and will be the first mission toland a rover near the lunar South Pole
  • 2. The purpose of the mission is to collect data on the lunartopography,mineralogy,elemental abundance,lunar exposure andsignatures of water ice.
  • 3. While Chandrayaan -1 was launched by PSLV-C11, Chandrayaan-2is being launched by GSLV MK III.
  • 4. Chandrayaan-2 would make India the 4th country to soft-land onthe Moon, a feat achieved only by the space agencies of the US,USSR, and China.

Which of the above statement(s) is are correct


5. Consider the following statements regarding Asia-Pacific Group(APG)on Money Laundering

  • 1. Its purpose is to Combat money laundering and support terrorism financing
  • 2. India is a member of APG

Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect


6. Abuj Maria, a Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group(PVTG) recently seen in news inhabits which of the following states


7. Recently a new Pro-tem Speaker has been appointed to the 17thLok Sabha, In this context consider the following statements about ProtemSpeaker

  • 1. The Pro-tem Speaker is elected by the Lok Sabha from amongst its members
  • 2. The Pro-tem Speaker has all the powers of the Speaker
  • 3. His main duty is to administer oath to the newly elected members & also enable the house to elect the new Speaker

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct


8. Which of the following countries are among the founding members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation(SCO)


9. With reference to ICGS SHAURYA which one of the following statement is not correct.


10. Consider the following statements about Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs) in India

  • 1. PVTGs reside in 18 States and one Union Territory.
  • 2. A stagnant or declining population is one of the criteria for determining PVTG status.
  • 3. There are 95 PVTGs officially notified in the country so far.
  • 4. lrular and Konda Reddi tribes are included in the list of PVTGs.

Which of the statements given above are correct


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