Current Affairs 3rd March 2021 English & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 3 March 2021 English

 

  1. NITI Aayog has recommended reducing the rural and urban coverage under the National Food Security Act (NFSA). When was the National Food Security Act passed?

(A) 2014

(B) 2015

(C) 2013

(D) 2011

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Recently, the 53rd flight of PSLV-C51 marked the first dedicated mission for New Space India Ltd (NSIL), the commercial arm of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). In context to rocket science tell us what causes thrust in a rocket?

(A) The mass flow rate of through the engine

(B) The exit velocity of the exhaust

(C) The pressure at the nozzle exit

(D) All of the above

ANSWERS: – 2(D) 

 

  1. The Union Education Minister chaired a review meeting on Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA). When was RUSA scheme was launched?

(A) October 2013

(B) November 2012

(C) January 2012

(D) July 2011

ANSWERS: – 3(A) 

 

  1. Recently, Switzerland’s Ambassador said that its traditional foreign Policy of Neutrality (Swiss Neutrality) has become attractive again because of the changing political reality in the world. Which city is known as Switzerland’s San Francisco?

(A) Basel

(B) Lausanne

(C) Berne

(D) Friburg

ANSWERS: –  4(B) 

 

  1. The Indian economy has emerged out of technical recession as it grew at 0.4% in the third (October-December) quarter of 2020-21. Which of the following is not a method to calculate the Gross Domestic Product (GDP)?

(A) Product method

(B) Income law

(C) Expenditure method

(D) Diminishing cost method

ANSWERS: – 5(D) 

 

  1. Recently, the 125th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Morarji Desai was observed.

Consider the following statement regarding Morarji Desai –

(1) Morarji Ranchhodji Desai was an Indian independence activist and served between 1979 and 1981 as 4th Prime Minister of India.

(2) Morarji Desai was elected Chief Minister of Bombay state in 1952.
(3) Nishan-e-Pakistan was conferred on Morarji Desai by Pakistan.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (2) and (1)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: –  6(C) 

 

  1. Government is planning to replace the Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) with a new programme MERITE Project.

Consider the following statements regarding Initiatives to improve technical education –

(I) Under “Margadarshan” scheme the mentor teachers are willing and motivated to devote adequate time to the mentee Institutions are identified.

(II) Under “Margdarshak” scheme institutions are selected to mentor relatively newer 10 to 12 potential institutions.

(III) Technical Education in Mother Tongue has been proposed by the National Education Policy (NEP).

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (1)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) Only (3)

ANSWERS: –  7(D) 

 

  1. Recently, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare celebrated the first anniversary of the Central Sector Scheme titled “Formation & Promotion of 10,000 Farmer Produce Organizations (FPOs)”.

Consider the following statements regarding the “Initiatives for Farmers” –

(I) The government of India introduced the green revolution Krishonnati Yojana in 2005 to boost the agriculture sector.

(II) PMKSY is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (Core Scheme) launched in 2014.

(III) PMFBY provides a comprehensive insurance cover against failure of the crop thus helping in stabilising the income of the farmers.

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: –  8(C) 

 

  1. The NHRC issued notices to the Chief Secretaries of Odisha and Chhattisgarh over the action taken to alleviate the sufferings of people displaced by the construction of the Hirakud dam over the Mahanadi river about six decades ago.

Match the following dams with their related rivers in India –

(a) Panchet      1- Damodar

(b) Tehri           2- Krishna

(c) Mettur         3- Kaveri

(d) Srisailam   4- Bhagirathi

Options-

(A) a-1, b-4, c-3, d-2

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1, d-4

(C) a-1, b-2, c-4, d-3

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2, d-4

ANSWERS: –  9(A) 

 

  1. According to recent study, a new microchip could help scientists uncover secrets of heart regeneration in baby mice.

Match the following parts of heart with its function –

(a) The right atrium                  1- It receives blood from the veins.

(b) The right ventricle             2- It receives oxygenated blood from the lungs.

(c) The left atrium                      3- It receives blood from the right atrium.

Options

(A) a-1, b-2, c-3

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1

(C) a-3, b-2, c-1

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2

ANSWERS: – 10(D)

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