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Government Schemes - Prelims 2019Ministry of Human Resource and Development

Government Schemes for UPSC Prelims 2019 | Lecture 11 | MHRD

 

Q.1) Which of the following statements is/are correct about the National Digital Library of India?

1.It is a single window platform that contains educational resources from premier Indian institutions only.

2.It has been developed by IIT-Kharagpur.

Select the correct code:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.2) Consider the following statements regarding the National Digital Library of India (NDLI):

1.It is available as a mobile app.

2.At present the app is available in English and Hindi only.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.3) Which of the following statements is/are true regarding SWAYAM platform?

1.It was indigenously developed by Ministry of Human Resource Development and IIT-Delhi.

2.Its objective is to take the best learning resources to all, including the most disadvantaged.

Select the correct code:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.4) ‘SWAYAM’, an initiative of the Government of India aims at [UPSC 2016]

a)promoting the Self Help Groups in rural areas

b)providing financial and technical assistance to young start-up entrepreneurs

c)promoting the health and education of adolescent girls

d)providing affordable and quality education to the citizens for free

 

Q.5) Consider the following statements regarding SWAYAM platform:

1.It offers courses from 9th class till post-graduation.

2.UGC is the national coordinator for non-technical post-graduation courses offered on the platform.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.6) Which of the following statements is/are correct about SWAYAM Prabha?

1.It is a group of 30 DTH channels that telecast high quality educational programmes on 24X7 basis.

2.New content of 4 hours would be telecast six times every day.

3. INFLIBNET centre maintains the web portal.

Select the correct code:

a) 1 only

b) 2 and 3 only

c) 1 and 3 only

d) All of the above

 

Q.7) Consider the following statements about SWAYAM Prabha:

1.It does not include modules for training of teachers.

2.It includes courses to assist high school students prepare for competitive exams.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.8) Which of the following statements is/are true regarding ARPIT initiative?

1.It is an initiative of the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

2.It is a unique initiative for professional development of school teachers.

3.It uses the SWAYAM platform.

Select the correct code:

a) 2 only

b) 1 and 2 only

c) 1 and 3 only

d) All of the above

 

Q.9) Consider the following statements about ARPIT initiative:

1.The course module under the initiative contains video content only.

2.There is a terminal assessment at the end of the course.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.10) Which of the following statements is/are true regarding ARPIT initiative?

1.All faculties who complete the course module will be certified.

2.National Resource Centres (NRCs) under the initiative are located in Central Universities only.

Select the correct code:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.11) Which of the following statements is/are true regarding Smart India Hackathon?

1.Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is the nodal ministry.

2.It is the world’s largest digital nation building initiative to come up with innovative solutions to daunting problems faced by the nation.

Select the correct code:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

Q.12) Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding Smart India Hackathon 2017:

1.It is a centrally sponsored scheme for developing every city of our country into Smart Cities in a decade.

2.It is an initiative to identify new digital technology innovations for solving the many problems faced by our country.

3.It is a programme aimed at making all the financial transactions in our country completely digital in a decade.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 and 3 only

b) 2 only

c) 3 only

d) 2 and 3 only

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