Plutus IAS ‘Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 19 to 24 December, 2022

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Plutus IAS 'Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 19 to 24 December, 2022

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Q1. “Fit for 55”, which was recently in the news, refers to_

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Q2. Consider the following statements regarding the “Oil Price Cap”:

  1. It is the price cap set up by G20 countries.
  2. India has endorsed this Oil Price Cap.

Which among the following statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q3. “SARAS 3” was recently noticed in the news, refers to which of the following?

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Q4. The government has recently extended the tenure of the PM SVANIDHI Scheme. In this context consider the following statements regarding the PM SVANIDHI scheme:

  1. During the first loan, the amount extended to street vendors is 10,000.
  2. During the second loan, the amount extended to street vendors is 20,000.
  3. During the third loan, the amount extended to street vendors is 30,000.

Which among the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q5. The technological intervention of “Base Editing” that was recently been in news, is related to which of the following?

 

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Q6. Consider the following statements regarding National Rail Plan Vision-2030, which was recently released by the government:

  1. It targets increasing the average speed of freight trains to 70 km/hr
  2. It targets 100% electrification through green energy.
  3. Targets to increase the modal share of railways in freight to 45%.
  4. Identification of new dedicated freight corridors and new high speed rail corridors. 

Which among the above mentioned statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q7. Consider the following statements regarding the collegium system of judiciary:

  1. Concept of collegium system is given by the constitution of India.
  2. According to it, the judges should be appointed by the President with the consultation of Chief Justice of India and senior-most judges of the Supreme court
  3. The 99th constitutional amendment replaced the Collegium system with the National Judicial Appointment Commission.

Which of the above mentioned statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q8. Consider the following Nuclear projects in India and the mentioned places:

  1. Kakrapar
Gujarat 
2.Kaiga Karnataka
3.Gorakhpur Uttar Pradesh
4.Kudankulam  Tamil Nadu 

How many of the above-mentioned Nuclear power project(s) is/are incorrectly mentioned?

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Q9. Recently, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to introduce the police commissionerate system in Agra, Ghaziabad and Prayagraj. In this context consider the following statements:

  1. Under the commissionerate system, the police commissioner has the same authority and responsibility as a district magistrate.
  2. There is a higher concentration of power in the police commissionerate system.

Which among the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q10. “China plus one strategy” is related to which of the following aspects?

 

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Q11. “Rice fortification”, which is often in news, is related to which of the following aspects

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Q12. “Climate investment opportunities in India's cooling sector” Report is released by which of the following institutions?