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27th Sep, 2021 Current Affairs Quiz


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Q1. Consider the following statements regarding India’s GDP growth and Unemployment rate

1) India’s quarterly GDP growth slumped to five-year low of 3.83% in the last quarter of financial Year 2019.

2) The unemployment rate in the country rose to a 45 -year high of1% in 2017--18.

Select the correct code

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2


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Q2. Reciprocal trade agreements (RTAs) include

1) Preferential arrangements

2) Free trade agreements

3) Customs unions

4) Common markets

Which of the above statements is/are correct

A. 1, 2, 3

B. 1, 2, 4

C. 2, 3, 4

D. 1, 2, 3, 4


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Q3. ‘Project Sashakt’, has been launched is:

A. Personality development programme through social (or community) service

B. Comprehensive medical care facilities to Central Government employees and their family members.

C. One-time cash incentive to pregnant women for institutional/home births through skilled assistance

A scheme that aims to strengthen the credit capacity, credit culture and credit portfolio of public sector banks.


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Q4. Consider the following statements regarding National Green Tribunal (NGT)

1) It can impose fine up to 5 lakhs on individuals, institutions and state agencies.

2) NGT is established under Environment Protection Act, 1986.

3) It is a specialized body equipped with the necessary expertise to handle environmental disputes involving multi-disciplinary issues.

Which of the above statements is/are correct:

A. 1 only

B. 2 and 3 only

C. 3 only

D. None


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Q5. White Stem Borer, sometime seen in the news, normally attack which crop

A. Sugarcane

B. Wheat

C. Coffee

D. Paddy

Which of the above statements is/are correct:


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Q6. One Health Concept, recently seen in news means:

A. Strategies to prevent Non-communicable diseases

B. Providing health insurance to all the individuals

C. Inter-connectivity among human health, animal health, and the environment

D. Prioritising human health over animal health

Select the correct code:


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Q7. Which of the following are the factors in the determination of Minimum Support Prices (MSP)

1) Cost of production (CoP)

2) Price trend in the domestic and international markets

3) Inter-crop price parity

Which of the above statements is/are correct

A. 1, 2

B. 1, 3

C. 2, 3

D. 1, 2, 3


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Q8. Government announces minimum support prices (MSPs) based on the recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP) for which of the following crops

1) Raw cotton

2) Ragi

3) Copra

4) Groundnut

5) Paddy

6) Soyabean

Which of the above statements is/are correct:

A. All except 1

B. All except 3

C. All except 6

D. All of the above


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Q9. The criteria followed for determination of Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs) are:

1) A pre-agriculture level of technology

2) Declining population

3) Extremely low literacy

4) Subsistence level of 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. The schemes covered under Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan are

1) Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

2) Ayushman Bharat Yojana

3) Saubhagya

4) Mission Indradhanush

Select the correct answer code:

A. 1, 2, 3

B. 1, 3, 4

C. 1, 2, 4

D. 1, 2, 3, 4