Current affairs-2016 MCQ-271

 Consider the following statement regarding canyons found on Saturn’s moon Titan
1.  Steep – sided canyons are thousands of meters deep
2. On Saturn’s moon Titan found are flooded with liquid hydrogen
3. On Saturn’s moon Titan found are flooded with liquid carbon
4.

(A) 1 and 2
(B)  3 only
(C) 4 only
(D) 2, 3 and 4

 Consider the following sentences in context of ‘Insurance policy’ which was recently issued to Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL)

1.  The policy was issued by the country’s largest non-life insurer New India Assurance Company Ltd
2. The policy complies with all the provisions of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act
3.  The policy also have a ‘policy excess’ — part of the claim a policyholder has to bear himself

Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 1 and 3
(C) 1, 2 and 3
(D) 2 and 3

 Consider the following sentences in context of ‘Reusable Launch Vehicle (RLV)’ which was recently successfully launched
1. It is capable of launching satellites into orbit around earth and then re-enter the atmosphere
2. The experiment is known as supersonic flight experiment
3.  Its final version is expected to take in 10 to 15 years
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 1 and 3
(C) 1, 2 and 3
(D) 2 and 3

 Recently, NITI Aayog in collaboration with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE) and Temasek Foundation, Singapore is organizing an Urban Management Programme for Capacity Building of officials of State Governments and Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in implementing the Urban Rejuvenation Mission  The Programme would cover areas of:
1. Urban Planning & Governance
2. Water, Waste Water & Solid Waste Management
3. Public Financing (PPP) of Urban Infrastructure
Code:

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1, 2 and 3
(D) 1 and 3

 Consider the following sentences regarding Real Estate Bill 2016 which was recently cleared by parliament
1.   The bill seeks to create a set of rights and obligations for both the consumers and developers
2. The Bill does not provide that the existing projects should stop all operations until complied with the provisions of the Bill
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of the above

 Consider the following sentences
1.  First ‘New Silk Road’ train from China has completed its trip in Tehran
2. The Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) has been established in Visakhapatnam
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of the above

 Consider the following sentences
1.  Tamilnadu has become the first Indian state to achieve 100% primary education
2.  Nepal has been elected to the Unicef executive board, representing the group of Asia-Pacific countries for the term 2016-2018
3.  Gujarat has become the first State to introduce compulsory gender education at the graduate level
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are incorrect?

(A) 2 and 3
(B) 1 and 2
(C) 1 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3

 Consider the following sentences

1.  The First World Tsunami Awareness Day will be celebrated on November 5, 2016 at the Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) 2016
2. The World Tsunami Awareness Day was instituted by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) by adopting a resolution proposed by Japan

Which of the above sentence(s) is/are incorrect?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of the above