Quiz Details

1.  
Which of the following is the longest National Waterway in India.

[A] Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly River System
[B] Rajpuri Creek River System
[C] Sundrbans waterwas river system
[D] Tapi- narmada river system

Correct Answer: A [Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly River System]

Notes:

The National Waterway 1 or Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly river system is located in India and runs from Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh to Haldia in West Bengal via Patna and Bhagalpur in Bihar across the Ganges river. It is 1,620 km long, making it the longest waterway in India.

2.  
Treaty of Versailles as an affiliated agency of the League of Nations. They established a organisation in that particular treaty. The organization is called as

[A] ILO
[B] UNCTAD
[C] ECOSOC
[D] None

Correct Answer: A [ILO]

Notes:

The International Labour Organization is a United Nations agency whose mandate is to advance social and economic justice through setting international labour standards. Founded in October 1919 under the League of Nations, it is the first and oldest specialised agency of the UN.

3.  
Global State of Democracy Report is released by

[A] International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance
[B] Reporters without borders
[C] Civil Society Organisations (CSOs)
[D] None of these

Correct Answer: A [International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance]

Notes:

The Global State of Democracy Report, 2021 was released by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International-IDEA).

The Global State of Democracy Report, 2021 said that the number of countries moving towards authoritarianism in 2020 was higher than that of countries going in the other direction, towards democracy.

4.  
SUPACE (Supreme Court Portal for Assistance in Court Efficiency) was recently launched by the Supreme Court of India was for

[A] Assists the Court in improving efficiency and reducing pendency.
[B] Helps in Initiating Legal Proceeding (NALSA).
[C] It is a online portal for registering Crimal proceedings.
[D] None of these

Correct Answer: A [Assists the Court in improving efficiency and reducing pendency.]

Notes:

The Supreme Court through this a portal intends to use machine learning to deal with the amount of data received regarding the various cases. It is a hybrid system and a perfect combination of human intelligence and machine learning that works wonders in combination with human intelligence. The AI-controlled tool is designed to process only information and make it available to judges for decision.

5.  
Consider the following statement: 1. Machine learning (ML) is a type of artificial intelligence (AI) that allows software applications to become more accurate at predicting outcomes without being explicitly programmed to do so. 2. AI technology helps in analyzing data and thus can improve the efficiency of systems like power management in different sectors. Select the correct code

[A] 1 only
[B] 2 only
[C] Both 1 and 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Correct Answer: C [Both 1 and 2]

Notes:

Machine learning is the study of computer algorithms that can improve automatically through experience and by the use of data. It is seen as a part of artificial intelligence. Artificial intelligence is intelligence demonstrated by machines, as opposed to natural intelligence displayed by animals including humans.