Current Affairs based MCQ DEC 14

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1.Consider the following statement with reference to C. Rangarajan

  1. The planning commission headed by Dr. C. Rangarajan proposed to set-up an 18 member expert committee to recommend measures for efficient management of public expenditure

  2. C. Rangarajan was the chairman of the 13th finance commission of India

Which of the above statement is/are correct?
2. which of the following statement describes powers and function of governor
3.consider the following statement regarding the features of IRNSS

  1. it consists of 7 satellites to provide real time data on the position of objects to aid road, air and maritime traffic

  2. it is an independent regional navigation satellite system

  3. it provides two types of services, namely, standard positioning services (SPS) and restricted services(RS)

  4. antrix corporation is the commercial arm of the ISRO. It is administered by department of space

Which of the above statement is incorrect?
4.consider the following statement regarding FDI in India

  1. 1.Greenfield Invesment is a form of foreign Direct Invesment where a parent company starts a new venture in a foreign country by constructing new operational facilities

  2. FDI in India include subsidiaries of foreign companies in India, companies financed completely by foreign companies and portfolio investment

Which of the above statement is/are correct?
5. the national health mission:

  1. NHM covers rural as well as the urban areas of the nation

  2. NHM covers communicable as well as the non-communicable diseases

  3. national rural health mission (NRHM) and national urban health mission (NUHM) are part of national health mission(NHM)

Which of the above statement is/are correct?
6. consider the following statements about scheduled caste in India

  1. the term scheduled caste was for the first time used in Art 309 of the government of India Act 1935

  2. 88th Amendment bifurcated the national commission of SC and ST’s in to two and national commission for SC came into existence in 2001

  3. NCSC investigates and monitors all matters relating to the safeguards provided for the scheduled castes under the constitution

7. consider the following the statement regarding comptroller and Auditor General(CAG)

  1. CAG is known as a friend, philosopher and guide of the public accounts committee(PAC)

  2. information from CAG reports can be used by investigating agencies to press charges against those who violated the law while managing public finance

  3. CAG has certain Judicial powers for prosecuting those who violate the law, while dealing with the audit of govt companies

Which of the above statement is/are incorrect?
8.consider the following statements

  1. Indus water Treaty was signed between India and Pakistan as per the Treaty India was given control of 3 eastern rivers

  2. the treaty allowed India to use them for Irrigation, transport and power generation while laying certain regulations

Which of the above statement is/are correct?
9. consider the following statement regarding air marshal arjan singh

  1. Arjan singh was the sole marshal of Indian Air Force(IAF)

  2. Arjan singh was selected for the empire pilot training course at RAF cran well and he had served on different positions in RAF during the British rule

Which of the above statement is/are incorrect?
10. consider the following statement

  1. akbar built the great Buland Darwaza tp celebrate the victory of Gujarat

  2. it was built in mix of Hindu and Persian style of architecture

  3. the whole of Buland Darwaza is made up of white and black marble

Which of the above statement is/are correct?