Welcome to your Sarat Chandra IAS 28th May Quiz
Consider the following statements related to 1.It is also known as blue-green algae, is found worldwide especially in calm, nutrient-rich waters 2.cyanobacteria can also “fix” atmospheric nitrogen 3.Similar to green plants because they can use the energy from sunlight to make their own food through photosynthesis.
Consider the following regarding Science Technology and Innovation Policy, 2013 1.It aims to position India among the top 5 global scientific powers. 2.It aims to link STI to socio economic priorities 3.It aims to attract the private sector into Research and Development.
Consider the following statements 1.Abscisic acid is a plant hormone. It modulates plant growth and development. 2.It acts as a master regulator of the seed’s growth by controlling several aspects of plant development 3.ABA signals the seed not to germinate until there are favourable conditions for growth
Consider the following statements 1.A cataract is a dense, cloudy area that forms in the lens of the eye 2.A cataract is a form of blindness that occurs when the structure of crystallin proteins that make up the lens in our eyes deteriorates
Consider the following statements 1.Piezoelectricity is the ability of certain materials to generate an electric charge in response to applied mechanical stress. 2.The piezoelectric effect is a reversible process 3.Cane sugar is naturally piezoelectric occurring material
Consider the following statements related to Global Innovation & Technology Alliance (GITA) 1.GITA is a statutory body under the Department of Science and Technology. 2.The GITA will assist DST in implementing Industrial R&D Programme with different countries under bilateral & multilateral Science & Technology Cooperation agreements.
Consider the following statements related to National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) 1.It aims make India one of the world leaders in Supercomputing and to enhance India’s capability in solving grand challenge problems of national and global relevance. 2.It aims minimize redundancies and duplication of efforts, and optimize investments in supercomputing
Consider the following statements related to DNA 1.DNA is the material that carries all the information about how a living thing will look and function 2.The bases always pair together in the same way, A with C, T with G 3.Each base pair is joined together by carbon bond