The 10 PM Daily Quiz – 28 March, 2016

Hi Friends,

Starting Monady, March 28, We are taking up a new initiatives for Prelims 2016 . We will be posting a 7-10 Questions Quiz based on 9 PM Brief, on a daily basis.

The purpose of these is to enable practise on a daily level for you to prepare  Current Affairs for Civil Services Prelims Examination. This questions will be moderate level and it is expected of you solve these questions with decent overview of 9 PM Brief

Please type your answers in the comments below .

Note : Answers to the quiz will be posted in the comments section one day later


Q.1) Open defecation can lead to which of the following?

  1. Typhoid,
  2. Cholera,
  3. Hepatitis,
  4. Polio
  5. Trachoma
  6. Diarrhea

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1, 2, 4 and 6 only
b) 1, 2 and 6 only
c) 1, 4 and 6 only
d) All of the above


Q.2) A scheduled bank is one which is included in the:

a) IInd Schedule of Banking regulation Act
b) IInd Schedule of Constitution
c) IInd Schedule of Reserve bank of India
d) None of the above


Q.3) Which of the following is not stored in Biometric information in Aadhaar database?

a) Photograph
b) Fingerprints
c) Cornea
d) Iris


Q.4) The salary and other conditions of service of the Comptroller and Auditor General is determined by

a) President
b) Parliament by law
c)Prime Minister
d) Both (a) and (b)


Q.5) When there is a failure on part of the state to govern its people, which article is used as a remedy to ensure governance?

a) Article 352
b) Article 355
c) Article 356
d) Article 360


Q.6) The proclamation of the emergency under the article 356 shall be for __ months

a) 6 months
b) 9 months
c) 12 months
d) 2 months


Q.7) How many times the President’s rule can be applied according to Article 356 in a state in succession

a) 2 times
b) 6 times
c) 4 times
d) Only once


Q.8)  A country living “outside of its means” means that the country is having

a)Fiscal deficit
b) Current account deficit
c) Balance of payments liabilities
d) Budget deficit 


Q.9) The second largest export item among all others in 2015

a) Software services
b) Foreign remittances
c) Industrial goods
d) Gems and jewellery

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