Daily Five Jul 14 2017

Daily Five Jul 14 2017

1. Tips/Tricks

Think out of box solutions for various challenges in India. (This will help you to boost your marks)


2. Prelims Questions

1) Consider the following about Bangladesh China India Myanmar (BCIM) economic corridor
1) It will pass through kolkata-dhaka-sittwe-kunming
2) It is a multi-model project
3) It will also pass through Manipur and Assam in India
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A) 1 and 2 only
B) 2 and 3 only
C) 1, 2, 3 only
D) All the above

2) Consider the following pairs of temples and their school of architecture
1) Modhera sun temple – Solanki School
2) Kandariya Mahadev temple – Khajuraho School
3) Jagannath temple- Orrisa School
4) Meenakshi temple, Madurai-Nayaka school

Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
A) 1, 3, 4 only
B) 1, 2 only
C) 3, 4 only
D) All the above
Ans:
1) B
Dialogue on stalled BCIM corridor set to resume in Kolkata – The Hindu
https://www.google.co.in/amp/www.thehindu.com/news/international/dialogue-on-stalled-bcim-corridor-set-to-resume-in-kolkata/article18131888.ece/amp/
2. D


3. QuickBytes (Use these quotes/figures/facts in your Mains Exam)

The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (a protocol to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer) is an international treaty designed to protect the ozone layer by phasing out the production of numerous substances that are responsible for ozone depletion.


4. RAG topics

A. Science and technology (GS-3)
B. Conservation and environmental pollution and degradation (GS-3)


5. Today’s Mains Questions

1. Discuss how Artificial Intelligence can provide solutions to current social and developmental challenges.
{Ans. Indicator: Discuss – define, explain the topic and concept then detail through supporting examples.
A. Introduce AI with examples.
B. Discuss its role in various fields like Health care, defence, agriculture, education etc.}

2. Rhino poaching in Assam is one of the major environmental issues in India. Discuss various anti – poaching efforts taken by Govt.in this matter and what steps are required to be taken to control this menace?
{Ans. Indicator: A. give a brief account of Rhino, their IUCN status, how big the problem is, speculated reasons behind poaching.
B. Mention about Government’s efforts like Fast track courts, Anti Rhino poaching task force
C. Give suggestions based on your perception}
3. What does the Montreal Protocol deal with? Discuss its role in protecting Earth’s environment. (2001)
{Ans. Indicator: remember Kigali Amendment to Montreal Protocol}


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