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Quizzes are very important for any student, as it motivates them to learn more. It helps to stop and review what was learned. Repetition is an important element of learning, and one way to repeat content is through quizzes. Quizzes cause students to learn more from the next study term or episode. Essentially, it reduces forgetting which makes the next study area more productive. One of the major benefits is that it offers is better organization of knowledge by helping the brain organize material in clusters to allow better retrieval. Quizzes also improve the transfer of knowledge to new contexts.

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Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) syllabus for prelims has clearly mentioned current events and happenings of national and international importance. This part of the syllabus is called as current affairs. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has included current affairs in the exam but the syllabus of current affairs is not well-defined for both prelims and mains exam. So a student should read major newspapers every day and make notes out of it. In order to assess one’s knowledge after learning it, one should take a daily quiz, which makes them more likely to retain it for the longer term. That is the reason why Civil Service India brings you the daily general quiz

Online Current Affairs Test for UPSC exam

This new resource will help you do better in your UPSC IAS exams. We shall be giving updated Current Affairs Quizzes that will include 2019 General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Gk Questions or any other name by which you call it. The Current Affairs Quiz will help you refresh your memory on current affairs of India and the world targeted at getting you ready for the UPSC exam. This 2019 GK online Quiz is updated on daily basis on working days. This is by far the best UPSC Online Mock Test for Civil Service Aspirants and has been prepared by experts who know the exam and have themselves been aspirants. To top this its a free online test series for ias aspirants. These are like ias mock tests modelled on the test questions given by UPSC. This general knowledge based daily current affairs quiz for upsc acts like having a practice everyday. Also attempting these questions will clear some of your doubts that you may have in understanding urrent affairs topics better. Please download our app and practice this IAS GK quiz questions on the go thus updating yourself in a short time span. Effective time management is crucial for the IAS exam. For a perfect upsc mock test with time limit visit the link. There is a free trial for you to sign up to.


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Online General Knowledge Quiz ( 22 Feb 2019 )

1.What is the percentage of women to be recuited in military police ?

a) 10 per cent
b) 20 per cent
c) 15 per cent
d) 25 per cent

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only

2.Name the central bank, which recently requested the RBI to allow usage of Indian Currency notes ?

a) Nepal Rastra Bank
b) Bangladesh Bank
c) State Bank of Pakistan
d) Central Bank of Sri Lanka

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only

3.With reference to Foreign Exchange Reserve of India, which is recently in the news, choose the correct answer ?

a) It is the first line of defense for India in case of economic slowdown.
b) It facilitates external trade and payment and promote orderly development and maintenance of foreign exchange market.

A) a only
B) b only
C) both a and b only
D) neither a nor b only

4.Consider the following statements in respect of Iran Trade Promotion Plan (ITPP):

a) It is designed to shield European companies keen to do business with Iran from U.S. sanctions.
b) It is three-nation initiative as providing a positive impact on trade and economic relations with Iran.

A) a only
B) b only
C) both a and b only
D) neither a nor b only

5.Name the ministry associated with the initiative CyberDost to spread awareness about cyber crimes ?

a) Ministry of Home Affairs
b) Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
c) Ministry of Finance
d) Ministry of Corporate Affairs

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only

6.Name the branch of IIT which is associated with the creation of Shakti, India's first indigenous microprocessor ?

a) IIT Delhi
b) IIT Madras
c) IIT Kharagpur
d) IIT Kanpur

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only

7.Name the ministry associated with Digital Sku Platform for drone registration for drone registration ?

a) Ministry of Civil Aviation
b) Ministry of Science and Technology
c) Ministry of Internat Affairs
d) Ministry of Home Affairs

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only

8.Name the space agency which discovered a new planet ?

a) CNSA- China
b) NASA - US
c) ESA - Europe
d) ISRO - India

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only

9.With reference to the Agriculture Export Policy 2018, which of the following are correct?

a) It aims at doubling the agricultural exports and integrating Indian farmers and agricultural products with the global value chains.
b) It seeks to provide an institutional mechanism for pursuing market access, tackling barriers and deal with sanitary and phyto-sanitary issues.

A) a only
B) b only
C) both a and b only
D) neither a nor b only

10.Name the organisation associated the issuance of advisory guidelines requesting banks to waive off charges for the Kisan Credit Card Scheme?

a) Reserve Bank of India
b) Securities and Exchange Board of India
c) Indian Banking Association
d) Indian Banks Association

A) a only
B) b only
C) c only
D) d only



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