Feb 08, 2021 – Daily Quiz

1.Consider the following statements regarding “NOTA” option in EVMs:

(i) It is not available in the elections to the Rajya Sabha

(ii) NOTA votes are considered as invalid votes.

(iii) It is an exercise of ” Right to reject”

(a) only i is right         (c) i and iii are right

(b) only ii is right        (d) i and ii  are right

2. Which of the following birth defects are associated with Zika Virus:

(i) Microcephaly

(ii) Abnormal eye vision

(iii) Miscarriages

(a) i and ii only               (c) i only

(b) ii and iii only              (d) i, ii and iii

3. The most common dam type in the Himalayan region is

(a) Gravity dam

(b) Moraine dam

(c) Concrete dam

(d) Rock fill dam

4. Which of the following form part of Non-Debt Capital Receipts ?

(i) Disinvestment proceeds        (iii) Recovery of interest

(ii) Recovery of loans

(a) i and ii                (c) ii and iii

(b) i, ii and iii           (d)  i, ii and iii are incorrect

5. “Shannon- Wiener index” refers to:

(a) Genetic diversity in flora species

(b) Species diversity in biodiversity

(c) genetic and species diversity

(d) Species diversity and richness



1. (b)

2. (d)

3. (b)

4. (a)

5. (d)


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