Mcq

Current Affairs MCQ - 7

1. Indegenously built Indian Nuclear Submarine - INS Arihant - operated through

  1. Pressurised Light-Water Reactor (PLWR)
  2. Pressurised Heavy-Water Reactor (PHWR)
  3. Fast breeder reactor (FBR)
  4. Advanced Gas Reactor (AGR)
  • A) A
  • B) B
  • C) C
  • D) D

ANSWER : A


INS Arihant was quietly commissioned into service in August 2016. It is powered by an 83 MW pressurised light-water reactor with enriched uranium.

2. Which of the following statement is/are correct

  1. The indigenous nuclear submarine- INS Arihant, built under the Advanced Technology Vessel project (ATV).
  2. Arihant is Equipped with nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles and India’s only operational Ship Submersible Ballistic Nuclear (SSBN) asset. 
  • A) a only
  • B) b only
  • C) Both a and b
  • D) Neither a nor b

ANSWER : Both a and b


All statements are correct

3. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is

  1. A Statutory Body established by a Parliament Act.
  2. Functioning under Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
  • A) a only
  • B) b only
  • C) Both a and b
  • D) Neither a nor b

ANSWER : Both a and b


All statements are correct

4. Mankidia tribes living in

  1. Jharkand
  2. Orissa
  3. Andhra Pradesh
  4. Madhya Pradesh
  • A) A
  • B) B
  • C) C
  • D) D

ANSWER : B


Mankidia, one of the 13 Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTG) in Odisha and lives inside the Similipal Tiger Reserve (STR)

5. which of the following statement is/are correct with regard to Simlipal National Park

  1. It is a Tiger Reserve.
  2. Located in Mayurbhanj district of Odisha.
  3. It is part of the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves.
  • A) a only
  • B) b and c only
  • C) a and c only
  • D) All of the above

ANSWER : All of the above


All statements are correct

6. The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) is an index for India which details out the growth of various sectors in an economy, which is published by

  1. Central Statistical Organisation (CSO)
  2. National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO)
  3. Finance Ministry
  4. Ministry of Commerce and Industry
  • A) A
  • B) B
  • C) C
  • D) D

ANSWER : A


The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) is an index which shows the growth rates in different industry groups of the economy in a stipulated period of time. The IIP index is computed and published by the Central Statistical Organisation (CSO) on a monthly basis.