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06th Oct, 2021 Current Affairs Quiz

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Q1. Which of the following is a National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site and a Ramsar site in India

A. Sundarbans national park

B. Manas national park

C. Keoladeo national park

D. Both a) and c)

Select the correct answer code

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Q2. The chemical oxygen demand (COD) test is commonly used to measure which of the following

A. Measuring oxygen levels in blood

B. Computing oxygen levels in forest ecosystems

C. Oxygen required to decompose organic constituents present in the wastewater

D. Amount of oxygen used in an oxygenation process

Which of the above statements is/are correct

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Q3. Mosses is a bioindicator. What do you understand by this statement

1) It reflects changes to ecosystems such as pollution.

2) It cannot be cloned or genetically engineered.

3) It does not contain mRNA.

Select the correct answer code

A. 1 only

B. 2, 3

C. 3 only

D. 1, 2

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Q4. Tibet Policy and Support Act, recently seen in news is the policy of

A. China

B. United States of America

C. India

D. Japan

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Q5. Brent Crude is often used as a benchmark for the prices of crude oils. It is found in parts of the North Sea off the coast of

A. Finland and Sweden

B. U.K. and Norway

C. British Isles island in Ireland

D. Biscay near France

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Q6. UN convention on the Rights of persons with disabilities includes which of these rights for the differently abled

1) Rights to accessibility including the information technology

2) Rights to live independently and be included in the community

3) Rights to habitation and rehabilitation

Which of the above statements is/are correct

A. 1, 3

B. 2, 3

C. 1, 2

D. 1, 2, 3

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Q7. TrueNat mchines, recently seen in news can be used to test

1) Covid-19

2) Tuberculosis

3) HIV

4) Australia

Select the correct answer code

A. 1 only

B. 1, 2

C. 1, 3

D. 1, 2, 3

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Q8. Which of the following services generally use encryption to secure data transmission

1) Payment gateways

2) Messaging services

3) Wireless microphones and Bluetooth devices

Which of the above statements is/are correct:

A. 1, 2

B. 1, 2, 3

C. 1, 3

D. 2, 3

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Q9. The commercial applications of nano-technology in agriculture sector include

1) Delivery of pesticides and fertilizers

2) Monitoring soil conditions and plant growth

3) Detection of animal and plant pathogens

4) Deliver DNA to plants

Select the correct answer code

A. 1, 2, 3,

B. 1, 2

C. 1, 2, 3, 4

D. 1, 2, 4

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Q10. Acinetobacter baumannii, Enterococcus faecalis, Escherichia coli are

A. Agents of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)

B. Pathogens that have the ability to develop resistance to antibiotics.

C. Drugs administered to livestock as painkillers/anti-inflammatory drugs.

D. Vectors that cause Malaria

Select the correct answer code: