Daily MCQs – Day 10 – 26th July 2017

These MCQs are based on Today’s Targets given here 

Q.1) Consider the following statements about Pulicat Lake:

1. Pulicat Lake is located at the border of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.
2. Pulicat lake is the second largest fresh water lake in India.
3. It is an important sanctuary for Tortise hatching.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 Only
b) 1 and 2 Only
c) 2 and 3 Only
d) 1, 2 and 3



Q.2) Consider the following statement with reference to Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013:

1. The Act provided for the establishment of Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) at each and every office or branches of the organization employing 50 or more employees.
2. The Act provides for the establishment of local complaints committee (LCC) at the district level by the Government to investigate and redress complaints of sexual harassment of the unorganized sector.

Choose the correct statements from the options given below

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2


Q.3) Consider the following statement with reference to Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP):

1. RCEP is viewed as an alternative to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
2. Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a proposed free trade agreement (FTA) between the ten member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the six states with which ASEAN has existing free trade agreements.

Choose the correct statements from the options given below

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2



Q.4) Consider the following statements regarding saprophytic nutrition.

1. The mode of nutrition in which organisms take in nutrients from dead and decaying matter is called saprotrophic nutrition.
2. Fungi like yeast and mushrooms are examples of saprophytic nutrition.
3. Fungi also grow on pickles, leather, clothes and other articles that are left in hot and humid weather for long time.
4. The fungal spores are generally present in the air. When they land on wet and warm things they germinate and grow.

Which of the above are true?

a) 1 , 2 and 3 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 4 only
d) All of these



Q.5) Which of the following can be reasons why children from Dalit , Adivasi and Muslim communities leave school?

1. Poor areas, there may not even be proper schools nor teachers who teach on a regular basis.
2. Families are too poor and unable to bear the cost of educating all their children
3. They are discriminated against by their teacher and classmates.

a. 1 and 2
b. 2 and 3
c. 1 and 3
d. All of these


Solutions are here