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Uploaded on 17/03/2018
Question : Which of the following is true about Retrovirus?
Retrovirus converts DNA into RNA which is then made into proteins.
Retroviruses are "retro" because they reverse the direction of the normal gene copying process.
A retrovirus is a virus whose genes are encoded in RNA instead of DNA.
Both b and c
 

Uploaded on 16/03/2018
Question : Consider the following about International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO):
1. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations.
2. Headquarter of ICAO is located in Montreal, Canada.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 15/03/2018
Question :
Consider the following aboutNational Pension System (NPS):
1.NPS is applicable to all new employees of Central Government service (except Armed Forces) and Central Autonomous Bodies joining Government service on or after 1st January 2004.
2.NPS is applicable to all the employees of State Governments after the date of notification by the respective State Governments.
3.All citizens of India between the age of 18 and 60 years can join NPS.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
 

Uploaded on 14/03/2018
Question :
Consider the following about Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK).
1.It aims to increase adolescents’ awareness of the adverse effects and consequences of substance misuse.
2.It aims to address mental health concerns of adolescents. 
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 13/03/2018
Question : Which of the following state has introduced Fat Tax?
Punjab
Bihar
Delhi
Kerala
 

Uploaded on 12/03/2018
Question : Consider the following about Gaza Strip and West Bank:
1.These places are located in West Asia.
2.West Bank is located towards the west of Gaza Strip. 
3.Gaza strip is a land locked area.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 
 

Uploaded on 10/03/2018
Question : Consider the following aboutSmall Finance Banks (SFBs):
1. Scope of activities of SFB includes: small and marginal farmers; micro and small industries; and other unorganised sector entities.
2. Area of operation of small finance banks is restricted.
3. SFBs are subjected to CRR and SLR requirements of RBI.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3
 

Uploaded on 09/03/2018
Question : Ganga and Yamuna have recently been declared as a “living entity” by the Uttarakhand High Court. According to the court, the legal status extends to which other entities associated with these two rivers?
Glaciers and tributaries
Forests and Wetlands
Both a and b
None of these
 

Uploaded on 08/03/2018
Question : TREAD Scheme aims to promote:
Exporters
Women Entrepreneurs
Skill development for SC and ST community
Road Safety
 

Uploaded on 07/03/2018
Question : DMH-11, often seen in news is:
A variety of Genetically Modified Edible crop
A gene editing method
A variety of Genetically Modified Commercial crop
None of these
 





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