Feb. 4 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: India's first Electronic system design and manufacturing unit will come up in which city? India's first Electronic system design and manufacturing unit will come up in which city?
  • Explanation:ESDM is the fastest growing segment of the Information and Communications Technology and is projected to be a $400 billion industry in next 10 years. ESDM is the fastest growing segment of the Information and Communications Technology and is projected to be a $400 billion industry in next 10 years.
  • Question 2: Govt. has allowed 26 per cent foreign investment in the insurance sector via...?Govt. has allowed 26 per cent foreign investment in the insurance sector via...?
  • Explanation:Under the norms notified today, 26 per cent foreign investment including FDI, FIIs and NRIs, will be allowed under the automatic route in insurance companies, insurance brokers, Third Party Administrators (TPAs), surveyors and loss assessees.Under the norms notified today, 26 per cent foreign investment including FDI, FIIs and NRIs, will be allowed under the automatic route in insurance companies, insurance brokers, Third Party Administrators (TPAs), surveyors and loss assessees.
  • Question 3: How many non-Congress and non-BJP parties has formally joined hands to form third front?How many non-Congress and non-BJP parties has formally joined hands to form third front?
  • Explanation:The parties include the four Left parties, Samajwadi Party, JD(U), AIADMK, Asom Gana Parishad, Jharkhand Vikas Morcha, JD(S) and BJD. The parties include the four Left parties, Samajwadi Party, JD(U), AIADMK, Asom Gana Parishad, Jharkhand Vikas Morcha, JD(S) and BJD.
  • Question 4: Name the four states where Aadhar enrollment will be carried out the enrollment exercise in addition to enrollment carried out by the Registrar General of India?Name the four states where Aadhar enrollment will be carried out the enrollment exercise in addition to enrollment carried out by the Registrar General of India?
  • Explanation:UIDAI and RGI will work out modalities to ensure that there is no duplication in collection of biometricsUIDAI and RGI will work out modalities to ensure that there is no duplication in collection of biometrics
  • Question 5: Before being nominated as the new Chief Executive Officer Microsoft, Satya Nadella, was working as...?Before being nominated as the new Chief Executive Officer Microsoft, Satya Nadella, was working as...?
  • Explanation: He has been appointed CEO on February 4, 2014, succeeding Steve Ballmer. He has been appointed CEO on February 4, 2014, succeeding Steve Ballmer.
  • Question 6: Which state has the highest number of tigers in the country?Which state has the highest number of tigers in the country?
  • Explanation:Karnataka, which has a tiger population between 280 and 320, lost 15 tigers between 2008 and 2013. Karnataka, which has a tiger population between 280 and 320, lost 15 tigers between 2008 and 2013.
  • Question 7: Karnataka state forest department has evolved a mobile android based indigenous application called__-to track tigers?Karnataka state forest department has evolved a mobile android based indigenous application called__-to track tigers?
  • Explanation:“Hejje” (Pug mark) will help coordinate foot patrolling of forest staff apart from providing the range forest officers live update of their respective anti-poaching patrolling activities such as patrol time, water level in lakes, suspicious activities, tr“Hejje” (Pug mark) will help coordinate foot patrolling of forest staff apart from providing the range forest officers live update of their respective anti-poaching patrolling activities such as patrol time, water level in lakes, suspicious activities, tr
  • Question 8: Just in news, Majuli island, which is the 24th largest riverine island in the world, is in the..... river?Just in news, Majuli island, which is the 24th largest riverine island in the world, is in the..... river?
  • Explanation:An island marooned in the Brahmaputra, Majuli's 16th century culture faces threat from the very waters that envelope it.An island marooned in the Brahmaputra, Majuli's 16th century culture faces threat from the very waters that envelope it.
  • Question 9: As per IMS Health the Global use of medicines by 2016 is likely to touch...?As per IMS Health the Global use of medicines by 2016 is likely to touch...?
  • Explanation:Global spending on medicines annually will grow to nearly $1.2 trillion by 2016, as the pharmerging markets, biologics and generics contribute a greater share of spendingGlobal spending on medicines annually will grow to nearly $1.2 trillion by 2016, as the pharmerging markets, biologics and generics contribute a greater share of spending
  • Question 10: Name the head of the high level committee which has just released the preliminary report on status of women in India?Name the head of the high level committee which has just released the preliminary report on status of women in India?
  • Explanation:The Committee will conduct an extensive literary survey on the status of women in India from 1989 onwards. It will prepare a report on the socio-economic, political and legal status of women in IndiaThe Committee will conduct an extensive literary survey on the status of women in India from 1989 onwards. It will prepare a report on the socio-economic, political and legal status of women in India