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30THSEPTEMBER ,2020 : DAILY 10.30 A.M UPSC PRELIMS ( 10 QUESTIONS) MCQs

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1. ‘Indian Performing Rights Society (IPRS)’ recently seen in news is a/an:

 
 
 
 

2.  Samagra Shiksha scheme will subsume the following Centrally Sponsored Schemes:

  1. Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), 
  2. Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA)
  3. Teacher education (TE)
  4. National Scheme of Incentives to Girls for Secondary Education
  5. Scheme of Vocational Education

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements:

Steel Scrap Recycling Policy aims

  1. to promote a circular economy in the steel sector.
  2. to produce high quality ferrous and non-ferrous scrap for quality steel production thus minimizing the dependency on imports.
  3. to create a mechanism for treating waste streams and residues produced from dismantling and shredding facilities in compliance to the rules under the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

Select the correct answer using the code given below: 

 
 
 
 

4.  Which among the following species is/are protected under Schedule I of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972?

  1. Lion tailed Macaque
  2. Malabar Civet
  3. Himalayan Ibex
  4. Golden Langur

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

 
 
 
 

5. Who founded the Indian Home Rule League of America in New York City in 1917?

 
 
 
 

6. The new concept of ‘learning poverty’ has been introduced by:

 
 
 
 

7. In the context of which one of the following is the term triple-drug therapy/treatment used?

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements:

  1. Unified Payments Interface has been developed by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI).
  2. With a UPI-enabled bank account, one can make real-time bank-to-bank payments, and even transact using Aadhaar number, mobile number or Virtual Payment Address (UPI ID).

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

 
 
 
 

9. With reference to Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY), consider the following statements:

  1. It is a flagship scheme of the Government for pregnant women and lactating mothers.
  2. It is a direct benefit transfer scheme under which cash benefits are provided to pregnant women in their bank account directly to meet enhanced nutritional needs and fully compensate for wage loss.
  3. The eligible beneficiaries also receive cash incentives under Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan.Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 
 
 
 
 

10. ‘GRAP’ sometimes seen in the news is associated with:

 
 
 
 

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