International Organizations, Quiz 1, 9 May 2016 11


  1. Consider the following statements

Find out the correct statements

  1. Ashgabat Agreement is agreement regarding an international transport and transit corridor facilitating transportation of goods between Central Asia and the Persian Gulf.
  2. Recently India has acceded to it and will be beneficient in form of synchronization of it with International North South corridor.
  3. Only 1
  4. Only 2
  5. Both 1 and 2
  6. Neither 1 and Nor 2

 

Explanation:

Ans: C

The Ashgabat Agreement has Oman, Iran, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan as founding members. Kazakhstan has also joined this arrangement subsequently. Accession to the Agreement would enable India to utilise this existing transport and transit corridor to facilitate trade and commercial interaction with the Eurasian region. Further, this would synchronise with our efforts to implement the International North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) for enhanced connectivity.

 

  1. Which of the following countries border caspian sea?

1.Uzbekistan     2.Iran        3.Kazakhstan          4.Georgia             5.Azerbaijan

a)1,2,3,4,5               b)1,2,3,4           c)1,2,3,5               d)2,3,5        e)2,3,4

 

Ans :  D

 

  1. Consider the following statements

Find out the correct statements

  1. The International North–South Transport Corridor is the ship, rail, and road route for moving freight between India, Russia, Iran, Europe and Central africa.
  2. The route primarily involves moving freight from India, Iran, Azerbaijan and Russia via ship, rail and road.
  3. Only 1
  4. Only 2
  5. Both 1 and 2
  6. Neither 1 and Nor 2

 

Explanation:

Ans:A

Central Asia, not africa is part of the route.

 

  1. Consider the following statements

Find out the correct statements

  1. The Ashgabat Agreement has Oman, Iran, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan as founding members.
  2. Kazakhstan has also joined this arrangement subsequently
  3. Only 1
  4. Only 2
  5. Both 1 and 2
  6. Neither 1 and Nor 2

 

Explanation:

Ans:C

Both statements are true.

 

  1. Arrange the following cities in West-East order

1.Tashkent     2.Tehran        3.Moscow        4.Tbilisi       5.Ashgabat       6.Bishkek

a)3-4-2-5-1-6              b)2-4-3-5-1-6             c)2-4-3-5-6-1       d)2-4-3-1-5-6    e)3-2-4-1-5-6

 

Explanation

Ans: A

 

Note:Topic for Next Quiz is G 20.

 

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  • Mohd Haseen

    Very nice initiative sir….well done

  • baldev sai

    good, keep going

  • Saint Shambhujs

    Answer to second question should be C instead of D.

    • baldev sai

      how?

    • Vijay Karthik

      No , they are correct

      • Saint Shambhujs

        Yaa. I was wrong.

  • Amit Rewri

    in the second question, he has given 5 options

  • Pyarelal

    Thanks for efforts sir.
    In Q’s no.1 statement 1 is correct. Please answer any one if I am unable to catch mistake iin statement 1

    • Upsc Edit

      yes, perhaps it is right, sir please cross check it

      • Pyarelal

        Statement1 is correct then why answer is ‘b’ it should be both.

        • sumitrew

          yes, it is both,modified it.