Plutus IAS ‘Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 05 to 10 December, 2022

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Plutus IAS 'Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 05 to 10 December, 2022

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Q1. Consider the following statements regarding the Koronivia Joint Work on Agriculture

  1. It aims to recognize the unique potential of the agriculture sector in addressing climate change.
  2. Emissions from the agricultural sectors are not “luxury” emissions but “survival emissions” of the poor.
  3. Developed countries owe the world a carbon debt of 790 gigatonnes of carbon dioxide

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q2. Consider the following statements regarding Port State Measures (PSMA):

  1. The Agreement on Port State Measures aims to prevent unregulated fishing by denying port access to foreign vessels.
  2. One in every five fish caught across the world every year originates from IUU fishing.
  3. According to the IUU Fishing Index 2021, Ghana  is among the top 10 worst-performing countries.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q3. Consider the following statements regarding the Young Professionals Scheme:

  1. The UK-India Young Professionals Scheme will provide Indians places to work in the United Kingdom for up to two years.
  2. The United Kingdom is currently experiencing labor shortages in its industries.
  3. A quarter of international students in the United Kingdom are from India. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q4. Consider the following statements regarding the  Project 22220

  1. Project 22220 is a series of nuclear-powered icebreakers developed by Russia.
  2. Russia recently launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker named Yakutia at Baltic Shipyard in St. Petersburg.
  3. These nuclear-powered icebreakers are currently the most powerful and the largest in the world.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q5. Consider the following statements regarding the Kuki-Chin community:

  1. The Kuki-Chin community is basically from bangladesh.
  2. Kuki-Chin National Front is a separatist group demanding a separate state in Chittagong Hill Tracts in Southern Bangladesh.
  3. This group is having close relationships with rebel groups in Northeast India and Myanmar.

 Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q6. Consider the following statements regarding the Water Quality Monitoring Station and Electric Environmental Monitoring Vehicle:

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru Port Authority has developed a Continuous Marine Water Quality Monitoring Station.
  2. Electric Environmental Monitoring Vehicle will help JNPA to reduce the greenhouse gas footprint of vehicles.
  3. Jawaharlal Nehru Port is the third largest container port in the country.  

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q7. Consider the following statements regarding India's first sticker-based debit card:

  1. IDFC First Bank, in association with the National Payments Corporation of India launched India’s first sticker-based debit card.
  2. It can be stuck on any surface of the customer’s choice, like cell phones, identity cards and wallets.
  3. It enables transactions up to Rs. 5,000 without a PIN. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q8. Consider the following statements regarding the new draft of Genetically Modified (GM) Food regulations:

  1. The draft aims to simplify the procedure of prior approvals for food that are derived from genetically modified organisms.
  2. If the GMOs are used as food clearance is required from the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee.
  3. Food products having individual 2 percent or more GM ingredients must be labeled as “contains genetically modified organisms”.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q9. Consider the following statements regarding the Australia-India Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement:

  1. This is the first free trade agreement that India signed with a large developed economy in the last decade.
  2. It will help Australia reduce its dependence on the Chinese market and forge new bilateral trade ties.
  3. India exported to Australia goods worth more than 8 million USD in 2021-22.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q10. Consider the following statements regarding the Nai Chetna Campaign:

  1. Nai Chetana is a gender campaign launched in all Indian states under the National Rural Livelihoods Mission.
  2. The theme for this year’s campaign is Gender Based Violence.
  3. It will create public awareness about redressed mechanisms for victims of violence.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q11. Consider the following statements regarding the rocket RH200:

  1. ISRO successfully made the 200th consecutive launch of the multipurpose sounding rocket RH200 Thumba coast.
  2. It is used by ISRO for atmospheric studies.
  3. The first sounding rocket to be launched in India was American Nike-Apache.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q12. Consider the following statements regarding the Sangai Festival:

  1. The main objective of this annual festival is to promote Manipur as a world class tourism destination.
  2. Manipur’s classical dance form Dandiya Raas is a key performance that is organized during this festival. 
  3. Thang Ta & Yubi-Lindigenous indigenous sports are organized in this festival. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?