10 FEBRUARY MCQ

Current Affairs

Q.1. Who among the following wrote best known for his novel ”Pehla Girmitiya” that was based on Mahatma Gandhi”s life stayed in South Africa?

 
 
 
 

Q.2. With reference to the Thwaites Glacier, consider the following statements:
1. It is an Antarctic glacier flowing into Pine Island Bay, part of the Amundsen Sea.
2. Along with Pine Island Glacier, Thwaites Glacier has been described as part of the “weak underbelly” of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Q.3.Consider the following statement with reference to the Pangolin,
1. The Chinese Pangolin was officially categorised as endangered in IUCN Red List.
2. The Indian Pangolin was categorised as critically endangered in IUCN Red List.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Q 4. Which among the following statement is correct about Writ Mandamus?

 
 
 
 

Q.5. Researchers have developed and commercialised a rice variety that is resistant to arsenic. What is the name of the rice variety?