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Current Affairs MCQ for UPSC Exams – 29 March 2017

Q.1- Which of the following is correct regarding Mental Health care bill, 2016?

1. it decriminalises suicide attempt by mentally ill people

2. it protect and restore property right of mentally ill persons

3. every mental health establishment has to be registered with the respective Central or State Mental Health Authority

A. 1,2 only

B. 2,3 only

C. 1,3 only

D. All of the above

Q.2- With reference to National Rural Health Mission, which of the following are the jobs of ‘ASHA’, a trained community health worker?

1. Accompanying women to the health facility for antenatal care checkup 

2 . Using pregnancy test kits for early detection of pregnancy 

3. Providing information on nutrition and immunization 

4. Conducting the delivery of baby

Select the correct answer using the codes given below :

A. 1, 2 and 3 only 

B. 2 and 4 Only 

C. 1 and 3 only 

D. 1, 2, 3 & 4

Q.3- According to Indian Meteorological department which of the following defines Heat wave

A. when the maximum temperature exceeds 40 degrees Celsius in the plains

B. When there is heat wave across the plain

C. when the maximum temperature exceeds 45 degrees Celsius in the plains

D. None of the above

 Answer  1-D,2-A,3-A


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Q.1- Which of the following is/are correct regarding Nirbhaya missile?

1. It is a cruise missile
2. It is hypersonic in speed
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both
D. None

Q.2- Khanjar-III is military exercise between which of the following countries?

A. India and Russia
B. Russia and China
C. India and Kyrgyzstan
D. Russia and Afghanistan

Q.3- UPI has been in news recently, what is the full form of UPI?

A. Unified Payment Interchange
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C. Unified process interchange
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Indian Polity Elections (MCQ )

1. Who of the following has the responsibility of the registration of voters
a) Individual voters
b) Government
c) Election commission
d) Corporations

2. Democracy exists in India, without peoples participation and co operation democracy will fail. This implies that
a) Government should compel people to participate and cooperate with it
b) People from the government
c) People should participate and cooperate with the government
d) India should opt for the presidential system

3. Which of the following are not the functions of the election commission
1) Conduct of election for the post of the speaker and the deputy speaker, Lok sabha and the deputy chairman, Rajya sabha
2) Conduct of elections to the state legislative assemblies
3) Deciding on all doubts and disputes arising out of elections

a) 1 and 2
b) 1 and 3
c) 2 and 3
d) 2

4. Which of the following electoral systems have not been adopted for various elections in India
1) System of direct elections on the basis of adult suffrage