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Current Affairs MCQ for UPSC Exams – 23 June 2017

Q- Which of the following is/are correct regarding Dakshin Gangotri?

1. It was India’s second scientific base in Antarctica.
2. It was established during the third Indian expedition to Antarctica in 1983–84.
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both
D. None

Q-Which of the following is correct regarding NATGRID?

1. NATGRID is the integrated intelligence grid connecting databases of core security agencies of the Government of India.
2. It was started after terrorist attack in 2006.
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both
D. None



Q- Which of the following is correct regarding GST council?

A. It is set up under Article 279A of the Indian Constitution
B. Union finance minister is the chairperson of the council
1. Only A
2. Only B
3. Both
4. None

Answer  1-B,  2-A,  3-3

Current Affairs MCQ for UPSC Exams – 22 June 2017

Q- Which of the following is correct regarding International day of yoga?

1. Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated in India
2. On 11 December 2014, the United Nations adopted resolution for international day of yoga
A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both
D. None


Q- Which of the following is not a function of SEBI?

A. regulating the business in stock exchanges and any other securities markets;
B. Registering and regulating the working of venture capital funds and collective investment schemes,including mutual funds;
C. promoting and regulating self-regulatory Organizations
D. All of the above are functions of SEBI


Q- Arrange these water bodies from west to east

1. Timur sea
2. Arafura sea
3. Gulf of carpentaria
4. Coral sea
A. 4-2-3-1
B. 1-2-3-4
C. 2-4-3-1
D. 1-3-2-4

 Answer  1-C,  2-D,  3-B