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Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes 16/05/2022 to 21/05/2022

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Q1. Consider the following statements:
1.The Hope Mission is UAE’s first Mars Mission done in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA).
2.The aim of the mission is to create mankind’s first integrated model of the Red planet’s atmosphere.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q.2.Consider the following statements regarding Genocide:
1. Genocide is the crime committed with intent to destroy in whole or in part a national, ethnical, racial or religious groups.
2. Genocide does not include the groups targeted for political beliefs.
3. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has suo moto jusridiction over matters of genocide.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?

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Q.3.The term Poison Pill recently in the news is associated with which of the following statements?

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Q.4. Consider the following statements regarding Oil Bonds:
1. It is a promissory note issued by the government to the oil marketing companies in order to protect the consumers from higher fuel prices.
2. Oil bonds help to lessen the annual fiscal load and they are issued annually.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q.5. Consider the following statements regarding the Online Gaming (Regulation) Bill:
1. The Bill brings under its ambit all forms of online gaming irrespective of whether it is a game of skill or chance.
2. Betting and Gambling are state subjects under the seventh schedule of the Indian Constitution.
3. The Bill seeks to establish a centralized agency by the Central Government which would have powers to regulate online gaming.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q.6. Consider the following statements regarding the Rwanda Deal:
1. It is the deal between Rwanda and the United Kingdom to facilitate the transfer of illegal migrants to Rwanda.
2. The United Kingdom is the first and only country to sign such a deal, to transfer the illegal migrants.
3. The Geneva convention guarantees the refugees the right to be granted refugee status by the host country.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q.7. Consider the following statements regarding Uniform Code for Medical Device Marketing Practices (UCMDMP):
1. The Code is aimed at regulating fair marketing practices in the Medical Device industry.
2. The Code is formulated by the department of health research, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
3. It is mandatory for the medical device companies to follow the uniform code.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?

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Q.8. NITI Aayog has released a draft battery-swapping policy recently. In this context, consider the following statements regarding Battery Swapping:
1. It is a mechanism that involves swapping discharged batteries for charged batteries that provides the flexibility of charging independent of the vehicle.
2. At present battery Swapping is suitable only for two- wheelers and three-wheelers.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q.9. Consider the following statements regarding Tomato Flu:
1. It is caused by the vibrio bacteria which is also responsible for causing cholera.
2. It affects only children below the age of five years and causes blisters in various parts of the body.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q.10. Consider the following statements regarding monkeypox:
1. Monkeypox is a zoonosis and is commonly found close to evergreen forests.
2. Monkeypox virus is an orthopoxvirus, which is a genus of the variola virus, which causes smallpox.
3. It is similar to smallpox in causing the lymph nodes to swell (lymphadenopathy).
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

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Q11. Recently a memorandum of understanding was inked between the ST and SC Development Department and the RMRC, a regional center of the Indian Council of Medical Research regarding the establishment of the Tribal Health Observatory. The state of India where this Tribal Health Observatory (TriHOb) would be established_

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Q12. Consider the following statement regarding the World Free Press Ranking:
1. India falls 8 positions to 150th rank in RSF 2022 World Press Freedom Index
2. The ranking of Afghanistan is lower to India in this regard and that is 160
3. The ranking of Pakistan is lower to India in this regard
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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