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India Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers November 2012, 12 November-18 November

India Current Affairs Quizzes of this week will concentrate on the happenings of national importance like the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 and others.

Dec 1, 2012 17:52 IST

India Current Affairs Quizzes of this week will concentrate on the happenings of national importance like the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 and others. Solve the set of five questions and test your knowledge that how well you know the bill and other facts about different issue and events.

1. The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 passed in the Indian Parliament in May 2012 defines child as a person who comes under the age group of?

a) 0 years to 18 years
b) 0 years to 8 years
c) 0 years to 12 years
d) 0 years to 15 years

Answer. (a) 0 Years to 18 years

2. The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 has defined the ways to provide a child friendly process of offence reporting to evidence recording, trial and investigations. Which Section of the Act allows the Union Government to make the necessary changes in the Act, whenever and wherever applicable?

a) Article 12
b) Article 45
c) Article 16
d) Article 19

Answer. (b) Article 45

3. Name the agencies that would be monitoring the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 and its provisions, periodically?

a) The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights and the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights
b) The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights
c) The State Commission for Protection of Child Rights
d) National Charter for Children and the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights

Answer. (a) The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights and the State Commission for Protection of Child Rights

4. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) gave clean chit to Rajasthan Atomic Power Plant (RAPP) that was hit by a controversy over the clean-chit. Over the controversial unit 6 of RAPP that was exposed to hazardous tritium. Name the place, where this Energy Agency is located?

a) Rawatbhata
b) Ajmer
c) Jaipur
d) Shree Ganganagar

Answer. (a) Rawatbhata

5. What is the full form of GAAR which was proposed in 2012-13 budgets with a view to preventing tax evasion

a) General Allocation Attributive Rule
b) General Anti-Avoidance Rules
c) General Antidote-Avoidance Rules
d) General Accident Avoidance Rule

Answer. (b) General Anti-Avoidance Rules