Daily Current affairs Quiz 12th September 2018

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Daily Current affairs Quiz 12th September 2018

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12th September Quiz

1)SLINEX 2017, recently in news, was a
A.Major conference on alternative sustainable energy sources
B.India-Sri Lanka joint maritime naval exercise
C.Optical fibre communication line setup by major ISPs of India
D.Ransomware quarantined by McAfee

 

2)The ‘Global Education Monitoring Report’ is published by
a)OECD
b)UNESCO
c)WEF
d)None of the above

 

3)Gaj Yatra Campaign is being organized by
A.Wildlife Trust of India (WTI)
B.International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
C.United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
D.World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

 

4)Consider the following statement s about ‘World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS)’
1.It is organised annually by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
2.The inaugural WSDS was held in India
3.It brings together Nobel laureates, political leaders, decision-makers from bilateral and multilateral institutions, business leaders, high-level functionaries from the diplomatic corps, scientists and researchers, media personnel, and members of civil society; to deliberate on issues related to sustainable development.
Select the correct statements
a)1 Only
b)1 and 2
c)2 Only
d)2 and 3

 

5)What is/are the contributions of Amartya Sen to India?
1.He was the Chairman of Nalanda mentor group.
2.He serves as the Director in charge of all Indian Statistical Institutes (ISI).
3.He was awarded Bharat Ratna for his work in welfare economics.
4.He has established Johan Skytte Centre for Political Research in India that receives endowments directly from Harvard University.
Select the correct answer using the codes below.
A.1 and 3 only
B.1, 3 and 4 only
C.2 and 4 only
D.1 and 2 only

 

6)‘Forest Owlet’ is found in
a)Western Ghats
b)Eastern Himalayas
c)Sundarbans
d)Central India

 

7)Consider the following statements about ‘Urban Services Environmental Rating System (USERS)’
1.It aims to develop an analytical tool to measure the performance with respect to basic services delivery in local bodies
2.It is executed by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
3.It is funded by the United Nations Development Programme
Select the correct statements
a)1 Only
b)1 and 2
c)1 and 3
d)1, 2 and 3




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