Mcq

Current Affairs MCQ - 10

1. A company or individual of one country under Foreign Direct Investment could

  1. Establish business operations in another country.
  2. Acquire business assets in the other country.
  3. Purchases equities of foreign-based companies.
  • A) a only
  • B) a and b only
  • C) c only
  • D) All of the above

ANSWER : a and b only


Foreign direct investment (FDI) is an investment made by a company or individual in one country in business interests in another country, in the form of either establishing business operations or acquiring business assets in the other country, such as ownership or controlling interest in a foreign company. Foreign direct investments are distinguished from portfolio investments in which an investor merely purchases equities of foreign-based companies.

2. Which of the following statement is/are correct

  1. Liquefied petroleum gas mainly composed of propane and butane.
  2. Liquefied petroleum gas also composes propylene and butylenes.
  3. To detect the leakage of Liquefied petroleum gas, a powerful odorant ethanethiol added.
  • A) a only
  • B) a and b only
  • C) a and c only
  • D) All of the above

ANSWER : All of the above


All statements are correct

3. Consider the following statement with respect to National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)

  1. Established under the recommendation of Sivaraman Committee
  2. Looks after the development of the cottage industry, small scale industry and village industry, and other rural industries.
  3. It's composition of share capital between Government of India and RBI.
  • A) a only
  • B) b only
  • C) a and b only
  • D) All of the above

ANSWER : All of the above


All statements are correct

4. The Department of Space (DoS) responsible for administration of the Indian space program, which includes

  1. Launch Vehicle programme
  2. INSAT Programme
  3. Remote Sensing Programme 
  4. Research and Development in Space Sciences and Technology
  • A) a and b only
  • B) c and d only
  • C) a and d only
  • D) All of the above

ANSWER : All of the above


The Department of Space (DOS) has the primary objective of promoting development and application of space science and technology to assist in all-round development of the nation.Towards this, DOS has evolved the following programmes : 1. Launch Vehicle programme having indigenous capability for launching spacecrafts. 2. INSAT Programme for telecommunications, broadcasting, meteorology, development of education etc. 3. Remote Sensing Programme for application of satellite imagery for various developmental purposes. 4. Research and Development in Space Sciences and Technology for serving the end of applying them for national development.