Plutus IAS ‘Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 28 Novemebr to 03 December, 2022

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Plutus IAS 'Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 28 Novemebr to 03 December, 2022

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Q1. With Reference to The Association of Southeast Asian Nations  consider the following statements:

  1. East Timor was added as a new member of this regional grouping.
  2. East Timor is situated at the southern extreme of the Malay Archipelago.
  3. India is the member state of ASEAN.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q2. With Reference to the multi-modal logistics park consider the following statements:

  1. India’s first multi-modal logistics park (MMLP) near Chennai.
  2. India’s logistics cost as a percentage of GDP is at 1.6 percent.
  3. The project will be implemented under the PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q3. With Reference the Global Vaccine Market Report 2022 to consider the following statements:

  1. The Global Vaccine Market Report 2022 was released by the World Health Organization (WHO).
  2. The burden of cervical cancer is high in low-income countries.
  3. Critical vaccines that are in high demand in high-income countries are in short supply in low-income countries.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q4. With Reference to E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2022 consider the following statements:

  1. Under the new rules, the number of items that have been categorized as e-waste has been decreased.
  2. The E-Waste Rules, 2022 was published by the Ministry of Environment.
  3. Imports or sales of new electrical and electronic equipment are allowed only if they comply with the government. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q5. With Reference to regulatory framework of SEBI for the online bond platform providers consider the following statements:

  1. Online bond platform is defined as any electronic system on which listed debt securities are offered.
  2. After being registered as a stock broker, the OBPP is required to apply as a bourse.
  3. There has been an increase in the number of OBPPs offering debt securities to non-institutional investors.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q6. With Reference Global Carbon Budget 2022 report to consider the following statements:

  1. The global carbon emissions are expected to reach 40.6 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere in 2022.
  2. India is expected to witness the highest increase in carbon emissions in the world in 2022.
  3. India is ranked third globally in terms of gross carbon emission volume. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q7. Consider the following statements regarding the Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022.

  1. Protection of the rights of data principals (users) should not make even legitimate data processing impractical.
  2. The law must be future-proof so that it can keep pace with the current technological development.
  3. The DPDP Bill, 2022 gives minimum or no control to the data principal.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q8. Consider the following statements regarding the “Loss and Damage” Fund:

  1. “Loss and Damage” Fund to compensate economically vulnerable countries for the damages caused by climate-linked disasters.
  2. The “Loss and Damage” funding is different since it covers the cost of damages.
  3. The agreement proposes a transition committee, which will determine who will manage the fund

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q9. Consider the following statements regarding the Kameng Hydropower Project: 

  1. It is situated in Sikkim.
  2. The project was developed by the state-owned North Eastern Electric Power Corporation.
  3. It will be part of the projected hydro capacity addition by the end of the present decade. 

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q10. Consider the following statements in context of National Centre of Excellence for Green Port & Shipping: 

  1. Its main purpose is to promote green alternative technology in India’s shipping sector.
  2. The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is the knowledge and implementation partner of the NCoEGPS.
  3. Its ultimate goal is to ensure the sector’s shift towards carbon neutrality and circular economy

Which of the statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q11. Consider the following statements regarding the Handbook of Statistics on Indian States: 

  1. It seeks to provide comprehensive data about the regional economies of India.
  2. Two new sections have been included in the recent edition.
  3. Telangana has the highest total installed capacity of grid-interactive renewable power among all states.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q12. Consider the following statements in context of Baliyatra: 

  1. It is one of India’s largest open-air fairs.
  2. The significance of the fair is to develop trade relations with south-east asia.
  3. The most popular items for trade between Kalinga and Southeast Asia are pepper and cinnamon.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?