India’s No.1 Educational Platform For UPSC,PSC And All Competitive Exam
  • Sign Up
  • Login
  • 0
Agriculture
1.

With which of the following countries Indian has signed MoU to achieve self-sufficiency in rice production?

Answer:Option 3

Explanation:

India and Sierra Leone signed six agreements including extending a credit line of 30 million US Dollars for rice cultivation.

Discuss in forum

2.

Which of the following represents the total amount of Indian foreign reserve at present?

Answer:Option 2

Explanation:

India's foreign exchange reserves reached to US$ 4.24 billion to US$ 437.83 billion in the week ended October 4.

Discuss in forum

3.

Who has been appointed the chairman of the "Estimates Committee" of the parliament?


Answer:Option 1

Explanation:

Girish Bapat has been appointed the chairman of the "Estimates Committee" of the parliament. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla made the appointment. Estimates committee is one of the three financial standing committees of the parliament apart from the public accounts committee and committee on public undertakings.

Discuss in forum

4.

Name the company which launched the china's first commercial rocket.

Answer:Option 4

Explanation:

Beijing-based startup "Interstellar Glory Space Technology" also known as iSpace successfully launched the china's first commercial rocket. The 20 m (66-foot) rocket designed by iSpace named Hyperbola-1 reached an altitude of 300 kilometres (186 miles). The rocket is capable of carrying satellites into orbit.

Discuss in forum

5.

MSRAM is capable of operating at the extreme condition of __________.

Answer:Option 1

Explanation:

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has signed a major deal worth USD50 million with Indian Navy. The agreement aims to supply complementary Naval Medium Range Surface-to-air missile (MRSAM) systems to the Indian Navy and the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders. MRSAM system is equipped with a modern ground-based multi-function 3D rotating active phased array radar. The radar provides high-quality Air Situation Picture (ASP) and weapon support under adverse operational and environmental conditions. It has an intercept range between 70-100 km. MSRAM is capable of operating at the extreme condition of -30deg C and an altitude of 3.5 km.

Discuss in forum

6.

Manish Maheshwari was appointed as the new managing director of __________.

Answer:Option 3

Explanation:

Twitter has appointed Manish Maheshwari as new managing director for the India market effective 29 April 2019. Based in Delhi, Maheshwari will report to Maya Hari, vice-president and managing director - Asia Pacific, Twitter. Maheshwari took over from Balaji Krish, who has been leading the Twitter India team in the interim for the past few months.

Discuss in forum

7.

Who became the first Italian to win an ATP Masters 1000 title?

Answer:Option 3

Explanation:

e achieved this feat at the Monte Carlo Masters by defeating Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 38 minutes. Fognini will rise to a career-high ranking of 12. Fognini had beaten Rafael Nadal in the semi-final. Fognini earns 1000 ATP Rankings points and receives Euro 958,055 in prize money. Lajovic gains 600 points and Euro 484,950 for his run to the championship match. Last time an Italian player Nicola Pietrangeli won the trophy in 1968. This event held every year at Monte Carlo Country Club. Fognini is the eighth player to win his first Masters 1000 title over the past 17 events at the elite level. In the 92 ATP Masters 1000 events prior to 2017 Rome, only eight players won their first Masters 1000 crown.

Discuss in forum

8.

Which of the following inks MoU with BSE to provide Cyber Security Services?

Answer:Option 2

Explanation:

Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), Asia's first and India's largest stock exchange and Network Intelligence, a global cybersecurity services provider & CERT-IN empanelled vendor inks Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide cybersecurity services to its members according to the cybersecurity framework set by SEBI. Last year, SEBI had released its guidelines on cybersecurity titled "Cybersecurity & cyber Resilience Framework for Stock Brokers/Depository Participants".

Discuss in forum

9.

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and this ministry signed an MoU for research in areas of traditional systems of medicine.

Answer:Option 4

Explanation:


The Union Ministry of AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) and the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) on April 22, 2019 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in research and education in areas of traditional systems of medicine and its integration with modern science. The MoU enables collaboration in pursuit of Data mining and analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to facilitate concepts such as "Traditional knowledge inspired drug discovery and development" and "Food as Medicine".

Discuss in forum

10.

Who was the first Indian woman to win the booker prize?

Answer:Option 1

Explanation:

First Indian Resident to Win Booker Prize. Share: Arundhati Roy won the prestigious Booker Prize in 1997 for her first novel The God of Small Things.


Discuss in forum

Page 1 Of 3