UPSC Quiz – 2019 : IASbaba’s Daily Current
Affairs Quiz Day 147
Q.1) What is ‘VY Canis Majoris’, which was recently in news?
- Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
- Computer Malware
- Night Frog
Q.2) Which of the following acts established the direct rule of British crown over India?
- Government of India Act, 1858
- Pitts India Act
- Indian Councils Act 1813
- Indian Councils Act 1833
Q.3) Who of the following social reformers published a set of notes on “Infant Marriage and Enforced Widowhood.”
- Ishwarchand Vidyasagar
- Raja Rammohun Roy
- Bahramji Malabari
- Swami Dayananada
Q.4) Consider the following statements about priority sector lending certificates (PSLC).
- PSLC is a short-term accounting instrument used by banks to cover shortfalls in meeting priority sector lending norms
- The idea of issuing priority sector lending certificates first appeared in the Report of the Dr. Raghu Ram Rajan led Committee on Financial Sector Reforms – A Hundred Small Steps
Select the correct statements
- 1 Only
- 2 Only
- Both 1 and 2
- Neither 1 nor 2
Q.5) ‘Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund (UCCRTF)’ is managed by
- World Bank
- Asian Development Bank
- European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
- Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
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