General Studies Objective Questions for Competitive Exams 2022-Part 4

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The Union Government on 7 April 2015 adopted a resolution to colour code industries based on pollution potential. According to the resolution, the industries will be re-categorised into how many colors?

  1. Three
  2. Five
  3. seven
  4. Four

Answer: 1

Who was appointed as the Director of ISRO satellite (ISAC) , Bengaluru on 1 April 2015?

  1. Mayilsamy
  2. SK shivakumar
  3. MYS Prasad
  4. Anil Bharadwaj

Answer: 1

Name the bird that was sighted by two Mumbai-based photographers in Narara marine National park of Gujarat on 26 February 2015.

  1. Grey Hypocolius
  2. chestnut-breasted partridges
  3. spoon-billed sandpiper
  4. pink-headed Duck

Answer: 1

Consider the following statements with respect to MUDRA Bank that was launched by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 8 April 2015:

I. The concept of MUDRA Bank goes beyond the credit only approach and is based on credit plus solution approach.

II. Under the product Tarun offered by MUDRA Bank, the loans up to 50000 rupees will be covered.

II. IT envisages formulating and running a credit Guarantee Scheme for providing guarantees to the loans/portfolios which are being extended to micro enterprises

Which is/are correct?

  1. I and II
  2. II and III
  3. I and III
  4. AII of the above

Answer: 3

India and France inked 20 Memorandum of Understandings (MOUS) on 10 April 2015 to give new impetus to bilateral co-operation between the two nations. Consider the following statements in this context:

I. MOU between L&T and AREVA inked to enable transfer of technology and development of indigenous nuclear energy industry in lndia

II. MOU on Cooperation in the field of sports

III. MOU on cooperation in the field of renewable energy

IV. Railway protocol between to establish cooperation between Indian-high speed rail and station renovation

Which is/are correct?

  1. I and II
  2. II and III
  3. I, II and IV
  4. All of the above

Answer: 4

Who among the following on 12 April 2015 won the Bronze medal in the 10-m Air pistol men final at the ISSF Rifle/pistol world cup held in Changwon, the Republic of Korea?

  1. Jitu Rai (lndia)
  2. Jin Jongoh (South Korea
  3. Nuang Ye Tun (Myanmar)
  4. Abinav Bindra (lndia)

Answer: 1

Name the 1971 Indo-Pak war hero who died on 11 April 2015.

  1. Air chief marshal (retd) Hrushikesh Moolgavkar
  2. Air chief Marshal (retd) ldris Hasan latif
  3. Lt General (retd) Hanut singh
  4. Second Lieutenant Arun Khetarpal

Answer: 3