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18th Sep, 2021 Current Affairs Quiz

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Q1. Software that enables a user to obtain secret information about another computer's activities

A. Malware

B. Adware

C. Spyware

D. Trackware

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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Q2. Blackrock and Netwire, recently seen in news are:

A. Mini satellites

B. Superbug

C. Malware

D. Cryptocurrency

Select the correct answer code:

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Q3. 69th Constitutional Amendment Act is related to:

A. Granting Representative form of government for the NCT of Delhi

B. Granting statehood after Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh

C. Constitutional status and protection to cooperative societies

D. Disqualification on grounds of defection

Select the correct answer code:

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Q4. Consider the following statements regarding Model code of conduct (MCC):

1) This code is based on consensus among political parties.

2) It is part of the Representation of the People Act 1951.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect:

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

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Q5. Substantive equality adopted by some countries, means that

A. All people must be equally treated at all times.

B. Absolute equality in all spheres and to every person.

C. Providing equal opportunities for disadvantaged and marginalized groups

D. Abolition of all special rights and privileges

Which of the above statements is/are correct:

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Q6. Jaapi, Xorai and Gamosa are primarily associated with which state

A. Manipur

B. Nagaland.

C. Assam.

D. Mizoram

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Q7. Shigmo, a harvest festival is mainly celebrated in

A. Goa

B. Assam

C. Maharashtra

D. Tripura

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Q8. ShadowPad, recently seen in news is a:

A. Superbug (biotic)

B. Malware

C. Bovine infection

D. Artificial protein

which is the above statement is correct?

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Q9. Bond yield is the return an investor gets on that bond or on a particular government security. Which of the following factors affect the bond yield in India

1) Monetary policy of the Reserve Bank of India

2) Fiscal position of the government

3) Global markets

4) Inflation in the economy

Select the correct answer code:

A. 1, 2, 3

B. 1, 3, 4

C. 2, 3, 4

D. 1, 2, 3, 4

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Q10. Which of the following statements best describes ‘fiscal consolidation’:

A. Scheduled banks action plan to recover the loans from non-performing assets.

B. Government agenda to reform loan disbursal mechanism of scheduled banks.

C. Policies undertaken by Governments to reduce their deficits and accumulation of debt stock

D. Strategy of the government to disinvest public sector enterprises to meet deficit.

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