“Smog” is an air-pollutant. This term was coined in the late 20th century to denote the air-pollutant which is formed as a mixture of ‘fog’ and ‘smoke’.This kind of visible air pollution is composed of nitrogen oxides, sulphur oxides, ozone, smoke or particulates (SPMs).
Q3. NITI Aayog has been formed to replace which of the following institution?
नीति आयोग का निर्माण निम्नलिखित में से किस संस्था के स्थान पर किया गया है?
(a)Planning Commission/योजना आयोग
(c)Department of Telecommunication (DoT)/दूरसंचार विभाग
(d)Department of Information Technology/सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी विभाग
NITI AAYOG – was constituted on January 01, 2015 and was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. National Institute for Transforming India was set up as a policy think-tank and replaced the existing Planning Commission.
Q4. Which of the following are highly compressible?
Chief Minister Amarinder Singh in April,2017 banned inclusion of names of government functionaries on foundation stones and inaugural plaques in Punjab. This move was directed to abolish the VIP culture prevalent.
Dry ice, is the solid form of carbon dioxide. It is used primarily as a cooling agent. Its advantages include lower temperature than that of water ice and not leaving any residue. It is useful for preserving frozen foods where mechanical cooling is unavailable.
Q8. Which of the following represents the most complex trophic level?
निम्नलिखित में से कौन जटिल पौष्टिकता स्तर को दर्शाता है |
Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh launched a new health scheme, Arogya Raksha Scheme on January 1, 2017 at Tummalapalli Kalakshetram in Vijayawada to provide the medical treatment to the people of the Above Poverty Line at Rs. 1200 premium per annum. The main objective of ‘Arogya Raksha’ scheme is to cover the Above Poverty Line (APL) families in the state and provide them the health insurance and ensure “Health for All” by providing them insurance coverage at a negligible premium amount.
Blood pH is measure of the acidity or alkalinity of blood. The pH of any fluid is the measure of the hydrogen ion (H-) concentration. A pH of 7 is neutral. The lower the pH, the more acidic the blood. A variety of factors affect blood pH including what is ingested, vomiting, diarreha, lung function, endocrine function, kidney function, and urinary tract infection. The normal blood pH is tightly regulated between 7.35 and 7.45
Q11. In which city is the Forest Research Institute of India located?
भारतीय वानिकी संसथान भारत के किस शहर में स्थित है?
Forest Research Institute (FRI) is an institute of the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education and is a premier institution in the field of forestry research in India. It is located at Dehradun in Uttarakhand, and is one of the oldest institutions of its kind.
Q12. Deen Dayal Rasoi Yojana to provide food at only Rs. 5 has been launched on 6th April, 2017 by which state?
दीनदयाल रसोई योजना जिसके तहत केवल 5 रूपये में भोजन उपलब्ध कराया जायेगा, 6 अप्रैल, 2017 को किस राज्य द्वारा आरम्भ की गयी है?