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Daily Current Affairs Questions: 17 March 2020

Question 1.  Which of the following test is conducted in coronavirus?

(a) PVR

(b) PCR

(c) PMT

(d)  PNR


Question 2.Consider the following statements with respect to Sepsis

  1. It is a life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by the body’s immune system overreacting in response to an infection.
  2. Sepsis can be triggered by a variety of pathogens including Viruses, bacteria, fungi or parasites.
  3. coronaviruses can also cause sepsis.

Which of the given above statements is/are correct?

(a) 1 & 2

(b)  1 & 3

(c) 2 & 3

(d)  1, 2 &3


Question 3.Akshay Urja Portal is associated with which of the following ministries?

(a)  Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

(b)  Ministry of Jal Sakthi

(c) Ministry of Power

(d)  Niti Aayog


Question 4.Which of the following are the major activities of Central Ground Water Board (CGWB)?

  1. Periodic assessment of the country’s ground water resources.
  2. Monitoring of Ground water levels and quality through ground Water observation wells.
  3. Operationalization of new technologies/ techniques for ground water investigation, development and management.

Select the correct answer code:

Which of the given above statements is/are correct?

(a) 1 & 2

(b)  1 & 3

(c) 2 & 3

(d)  1, 2 &3


Question 5.Archimedes Principle refers to

(a)  The speed of light in a vacuum is independent of the motion of all observers

(b) An object remains at rest unless acted upon by a force

(c) The ability of something to float in water or other fluids

(d)  None of the above


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