Daily Quiz

Daily Quiz 13-07-2018.

Multiple Choice Questions.


1.Consider the following statements about International Sanitation Convention?

    1. It will be held on October 18.

    2. It is to identify technological and business process innovations o eliminate the need for manual scavenging.

    3. This is launched by UNICEF India.

Choose the incorrect statements

[A] Only 1

[B] Only 3

[C] Only 2

[D] Both 1 and 2


2.Consider the following statements about Aanayoottu festival?

    1. It is celebrated in Tamil Nadu.

    2. The festival falls on the first day of the month of Karkkidakam.

    3. It involves a number of unadorned elephants being positioned amid a multitude of people for being worshipped and fed.

Choose the incorrect statements

[A] Only 1

[B] Only 3

[C] Only 2

[D] Both 2 and 3


3.Consider the following statements about Vadakkunnathan temple ?

    1. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

    2. This temple was built by  Parasurama.

    3. Non-Hindus are allowed to enter into the temple.

Choose the correct statements

[A] Only 2

[B] Only 3

[C] Only 1

[D] Both 2 and 3


4.Consider the following statements about Hominins?

    1. Hominins are believed to have emerged in Europe more than six million years ago.

    2. The first migrants were likely members of the species Homo erectus.

    3. The oldest known fossil attributed to a member of the Homo family is a 2.8 million-year-old jawbone from Ethiopia.

Choose the incorrect statements

[A] Only 1

[B] Only 3

[C] Only 2

[D] Both 2 and 3


5.Consider the following statements about cooking fuel ?

    1. Firewood and pellet are the most polluting.  

    2. LPG and kerosene are moderately cleaner.

    3. On an average in India, household spending on cooking fuel accounts for around 15-16% of its total expenditure.  

Choose the incorrect statements

[A] Only 3

[B] Only 2

[C] Only 1

[D] Both 2 and 3

Solution 1.B 2.A 3.A 4.A 5.A