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QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 26 August 2017


Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 26 August 2017



Quiz, 25th August 2017 : Q4, statement ‘c’ should be corrected – “Directive principles of state policy and FRs are placed on an equal footing”. But it does not really matter as the answer will not change.

Quiz, 24th August 2017: Please read the explanations provided in the solution; if confusion persists, then read the articles whose links have been provided. Additionally, answers to Q2 and Q4 are correct (Q2 is related to the bridge across Mechi river and Q4 was a trick question – a new commission has been set up under Art. 340 which is distinct from the statutory NCBC).



The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles.

This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services preliminary exam 2017. It is not a test of your knowledge. If you score less, please do not mind. Read again sources provided and try to remember better.

Please try to enjoy questions, discuss the concepts and facts they try to test from you and suggest improvements.

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The following Quiz is based on the Hindu, PIB and other news sources. It is a current events based quiz. Solving these questions will help retain both concepts and facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil services exam.

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