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Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
MERS has four special characteristics and here we have one exception - which is it?
  • [A] Spread by faecal oral route
  • [B] Aerosol droplet transmission
  • [C] Reservoir in bats
  • [D] A conduit to humans via camels
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
SARS is described as a zoonotic virus - what does this mean?
  • [A] Such viruses are confined to animals
  • [B] They do not cause disease in humans
  • [C] They emerge from animals to cross the species barrier infrequently
  • [D] They cause pandemics
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
Describe the coronavirus structure.
  • [A] Club shaped glycoprotein spikes protrude through a lipid bilayer
  • [B] An icosahedral structure with an envelope
  • [C] An icosahedral large pleomorphic virus
  • [D] Large regimented barrel shaped virus
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
Which of the following is an unusual feature of the replication cycle in coronaviruses?
  • [A] The RNAs all terminate in a common 3ยด and produce nested set transcripts
  • [B] They take advantage of recombination with the long RNA genome
  • [C] They are not highly mutable
  • [D] They use capped cellular mRNA's
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
What are the precautions that need to be taken to protect from the coronavirus?
  • [A] Cover your nose and mouth when sneezing.
  • [B] Add more garlic into your diet.
  • [C] Visit your doctor for antibiotics treatment
  • [D] Wash your hands after every hour.
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
From where coronavirus got its name?
  • [A] Due to their crown-like projections.
  • [B] Due to their leaf-like projections.
  • [C] Due to their surface structure of bricks.
  • [D] None of the above
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
Mild Symptoms of Novel coronavirus are:
  • [A] Fever
  • [B] Cough
  • [C] Shortness of breath
  • [D] All the above
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
Which of the following diseases are related to coronavirus?
  • [A] MERS
  • [B] SARS
  • [C] Both A and B
  • [D] Neither A nor B
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
The first case of novel coronavirus was identified in .....
  • [A] Beijing
  • [B] Shanghai
  • [C] Wuhan, Hubei
  • [D] Tianjin
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
What is Coronavirus?
  • [A] It is a large family of viruses.
  • [B] It belongs to the family of Nidovirus.
  • [C] Both A and B are correct
  • [D] Only A is correct.
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
In which age group the COVID-19 spreads?
  • [A] COVID-19 occur in all age groups.
  • [B] Coronavirus infection is mild in children.
  • [C] Older person and persons with pre-existing medical conditions are at high risk to develop serious illness.
  • [D] All the above are correct
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
What happens to a person suffering from COVID-19?
  • [A] Around 80% of the people will require no treatment as such and will recover on their own.
  • [B] Around <20% or a small proportion may need hospitalization.
  • [C] A very small proportion basically suffering from chronic illness may need admission in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
  • [D] All the above are correct
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Coronavirus
How does Coronavirus transmit?
  • [A] When a person sneezes or cough, droplets spread in the air or fall on the ground and nearby surfaces.
  • [B] If another person is nearby and inhales the droplets or touches these surfaces and further touches his face, eyes or mouth, he or she can get an infection.
  • [C] If the distance is less than 1 meter from the infected person.
  • [D] All the above are correct.
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Daily GK Current Affairs
Which day is marked as Shaheed Diwas or Martyrs’ Day?
  • [A] 21 March
  • [B] 22 March
  • [C] 23 March
  • [D] 24 March
  • [E] 25 March
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Daily GK Current Affairs
In March 2020, a team of scientists from which of the following has unravelled a key cellular mechanism in Huntington Disease?
  • [A] Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
  • [B] CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory
  • [C] Department of Biotechnology
  • [D] National Centre for Cell Science
  • [E] Agharkar Research Institute
Davinder Singh - 2 weeks ago in Daily GK Current Affairs
What is the theme of World Water Day 2020?
  • [A] Leaving no one behind
  • [B] Nature for Water
  • [C] Water and Climate Change
  • [D] Wastewater
  • [E] Water and Jobs