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Time Limit Points
0 - 1 min10
1 - 3 min9
3 - 5 min8
5 - 10 min7
Wrong Answer-1

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Previous Day Test (Date: 28th March, 2017)

1. To whom the president has to submit his resignation ?
  1. Speaker
  2. Vice President
  3. Chief Justice
  4. Prime Minister

Correct Answer: B. Vice President

Explanation:

Article 56 of the Indian Constitution makes it clear that the term of the President is five years from the date on which he enters the office. His term may terminate earlier 
(i) by resignation addressed to the Vice-President,
or (ii) by removal by impeachment for violation of the Constitution.


2. Which country has recently announced to establish a permanent military base in Arctic?
  1. UK
  2. USA
  3. France
  4. India
  5. Russia

Correct Answer: E. Russia

Explanation: Russia has announced that the country will have a permanent military unit in the Arctic by 2018. This region is strategically and economically significant for Russia as the maritime trade route connects pacific region to Russia through this region. Therefore, Russia is building several new bases in the Arctic as well as rebuilding six Soviet-era air bases there.


3. How many villages will be developed under recently launched Ganga Gram Yojana?
  1. 500
  2. 1000
  3. 1600
  4. 2000
  5. 2500

Correct Answer: C. 1600

Explanation: The first company of Ganga Task force Battalion for implementation of Namami Gange Programme was deployed at Garhmukteshwar. Ganga Gram Yojana has also been launched at Village Puth in Hapur district of U.P. 1600 villages which are situated on the banks of Ganga will be developed under the scheme. In these villages open drains falling into river Ganga will be diverted and alternative arrangements for sewage treatment will be made.


4. In a recent report on 100 highest-paid CEOs in the world, how many Indians are there in the list?
  1. 3
  2. 4
  3. 7
  4. 10
  5. 9

Correct Answer: A. 3

Explanation: 3 Indians are featured in the report on 100 highest-paid CEOs in the world. They are Indra Nooyi, Bhavesh Patel & Satya Nadella. Oracle's Mark V. Hurd and Safra A. Catz topped the list.


5. The National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) had gotten president assent. The NJAC, thus, comprises of: 1. Chief Justice of India 2. Two senior judges of Supreme Court 3.Two eminent personalities4. The Prime minister and the law ministerWhich is the correct answer?
  1. Only 1, 2 & 3
  2. Only 1, 3, & 4
  3. Only 1, 2 & 4
  4. 1, 2, 3 & 4
  5. None of these

Correct Answer: A. Only 1, 2 & 3

Explanation: The National Judicial Appointment Commission has got President’s assent; with the assent the NJAC comprises of the Chief Justice of India, two senior judges of Supreme court and two other eminent personalities.


6. Of the given options below, who is credited to be the founder of Bhartiya Jan Sangh?
  1. Motilal Nehru
  2. Gopala Krishna Gokhale
  3. Syama Prasad Mukherjee
  4. Sardar Vallabhai Patel
  5. None of the above

Correct Answer: C. Syama Prasad Mukherjee

Explanation: The Bharitya Jana Sangh was formed by Shyama Prasad Mukherjee in October 1951. As an Indian nationalist party, it was initially a right wing organization associated with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. In 1977, the Jana Sangh became the Janta Party and in 1980, the Janta Party split to become the current ruling party - Bhartiya Janta Party.


7. The government has aimed to roll out Goods and Services Tax(GST) from which year?
  1. 2017
  2. 2016
  3. 2018
  4. 2019
  5. 2020

Correct Answer: A. 2017

Explanation: The government has set the target of 1st April next year for rollout of GST. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has unveiled a detailed roadmap for GST implementation. Once implemented, the GST will subsume various taxes including excise, services tax, octroi and other levies. The proceeds will be shared between the Centre and states. The Bill was cleared by the Rajya Sabha recently.


8. Who won the gold medal in the junior men's 25m rapid fire pistol event in the ISSF Junior World Cup?
  1. Nowroji Saklatwala
  2. Mukesh Bhatt
  3. Jhabar Mal Sharma
  4. Takam Sanjoy
  5. Rushiraj Barot

Correct Answer: E. Rushiraj Barot

Explanation: Rushiraj Barot won the gold medal in the junior men's 25m rapid fire pistol of the ongoing ISSF Junior World Cup in Azerbaijan. He had finished ninth in the same event in the first Junior World Cup of the year held in Suhl, Germany, in May. Pratik Borse, Arjun Babuta and Prashant won the team gold in the 10m air rifle event. India are on fourth place on the medal table winning 6 gold, 4 silver and 8 bronze.


9. Which city has topped the list of richest cities in Andhra Pradesh(AP)?
  1. Guntur
  2. Tirupati
  3. Nellore
  4. Ichchapuram
  5. Visakhapatnam

Correct Answer: E. Visakhapatnam

Explanation: Gajuwaka assembly constituency in Visakhapatnam district has emerged as the richest among all assembly segments in Andhra Pradesh. It has a per capita income of Rs 2,64,332. On the other hand, Ichchapuram segment in Srikakulam with a per capita income of just Rs 46,905 stands at the bottom. The AP govt has for the first time estimated per capita income of all the 175 assembly constituencies.


10. Which High Court has turned down a plea of a live-in couple that they be provided protection?
किस उच्च-न्यायालय ने एक लिव-इन जोड़े द्वारा सुरक्षा प्रदान की जाने की याचिका को ख़ारिज कर दिया है?
  1. Delhi
    दिल्ली
  2. Gujarat
    गुजरात
  3. Rajasthan
    राजस्थान
  4. Allahabad
    इलाहाबाद
  5. Patna
    पटना

Correct Answer: D. Allahabad
इलाहाबाद

Explanation: The Allahabad High Court has turned down the plea of a live-in couple that they be provided protection. The protection was sought on the ground that the woman in question happened to be married. The court stated that if one of the partners was married before, it amounted to an "adulterous" relationship between the live-in partners.
इलाहाबाद उच्च-न्यायालय ने एक लिव-इन जोड़े द्वारा सुरक्षा प्रदान की जाने की याचिका को ख़ारिज कर दिया है। संरक्षण, पीड़ित महिला के विवाहित होने के आधार पर माँगा गया था। अदालत ने कहा कि यदि जोड़े में से एक की पहले शादी हो चुकि है तो, यह लिव-इन भागीदारों के बीच एक "व्यभिचारी" रिश्ता माना जायेगा।


Score Board (Date: 28th March, 2017)

This result is based on yesterday answers.


Vrinda Chandran
Points: 10

Vrinda Chandran
Points: 2

Marician
Points: 1

BHUVANESWARI K
Points: 1