Daily Current affairs Quiz 3rd October 2018

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Daily Current affairs Quiz 3rd October 2018

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3rd October Quiz

1)With reference to the Leap Second, consider the following statements:
1. International Earth Rotation and Reference System Service (IERS) of Paris tells the world when to add leap seconds on the basis of the
difference between Astronomical Time and International Atomic Time.
2. They are inserted at the end of the last day of either June or December
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2

 

2)Which of the following is the only ‘ Carbon Negative’ country in
the world?
A. Bhutan
B. Iceland
C. Maldives
D. Sweden

 

3)Consider the following statements about National Green Tribunal.
1. It is set up under Article 323B.
2. India is the first country to have such a tribunal for green matters.
3. The tribunal is not bound by the principles of natural justice.
Which of the above statements is/are not true?
A. 1 and 2 only
B. 2 and 3 only
C. 1 and 3 only
D. 1, 2 and 3

 

4)Consider the following statements about the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR):
1. It is a biennial global forum for all the stakeholders in the field of disaster risk management.
2. Its fifth edition has been held in Cancun, Mexico which is the first after the Sendai Framework.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
a. 1 only
b. 2 only
c. Both 1 and 2
d. Neither 1 nor 2

 

5)Bajrang Punia has clinched gold in which weight category at the 2018
Tbilisi Grand Prix?
A.86kg category
B.65kg category
C.74kg category
D.57kg category

 

6)As per the Census 2011 data, 24,821 people in India have registered Sanskrit as their mother tongue (in comparison to 14,135 in Census 2001).
In which of the following states of India, Sanskrit is an official language?
A.Karnataka
B.Maharashtra
C.Madhya Pradesh
D.Uttarakhand

 

7)‘CriSidEx’ is associated with
a) MSMEs
b) Housing
c) NPAs
d) Power and Energy




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