Current Affairs Quiz: April 10, 2021

Current Affairs 10 April 2021 Quiz

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  1. How much amount has been sanctioned for augmenting healthcare facilities in NE States ?
    A) Rs 200 cr
    B) Rs 250 cr
    C) Rs 300cr
    D) Rs 350 cr
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region, DoNER Dr. Jitendra Singh has said that more than Rs. 250 crore had been sanctioned for augmenting healthcare facilities in the North-Eastern States for effective management of COVID-19
  2. The government is planning to invest over how much rupees this fiscal year to ensure tap water supply to every rural household in the country ?

    A) One lakh crore rupees
    B) two lakh crore rupees
    C) three lakh crore rupees
    D) None of these

    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The government is planning to invest over one lakh crore rupees this fiscal year to ensure tap water supply to every rural household in the country.
  3. Who has launched SARTHAQ initiative for implementation of NEP?
    A) Piyush Goyal
    B) Rajnath Singh
    C) Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
    D) Smriti Irani
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launched an initiative SARTHAQ which will help in the implementation of National Education Policy in the country.
  4. Railways Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off a new Humsafar special train connecting which places?
    A) Deogarh- New Delhi
    B) Godda- New Delhi
    C) Jamshedpur – New Delhi
    D) Ranchi- New Delhi
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Railways Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off Godda – New Delhi Humsafar special train from Godda in Jharkhand through video conference.
  5. Who has flagged off India Russia Friendship Car Rally 2021?
    A) Dr. Jitendra Singh
    B) Mr. Narendra Modi
    C) Mr. Amit Shah
    D) Mr. Nitin Gadkari
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Minister of State in PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh flagged off India Russia Friendship Car Rally 2021. The event was organized by International Friendship Car Rally Association, IFCRA in New Delhi.

  6. Who has participated in the virtual Climate and Development Ministerial meet in the run up to COP26 ?
    A) Narendra Modi
    B) Prakash Javadekar
    C) Nirmala Sitharaman
    D) Piyush Goyal
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar participated in the virtual Climate and Development Ministerial meet in the run up to COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference 2021. The meeting was hosted by United Kingdom
  7. Atal Innovation Mission has collaborated with which organisation for innovations in public system?
    A) CIPS
    B) TERI
    C) SECI
    D) none of these
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog, and Centre for Innovations in Public Systems (CIPS) have collaborated to reinforce the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in India by developing a database of innovations in public systems for improving public service
  8. The International Monetary Fund has authorized how much amount for the expansion of the 190-nation lending institution’s resources ?
    A) USD 750billion
    B) USD 600 Billion
    C) USD 650 billion
    D) none of these
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    he International Monetary Fund has authorised a USD 650 billion expansion of the 190-nation lending institution’s resources with the aim of providing more support for vulnerable countries as they battle the coronavirus pandemic.
  9. Byju’s has acquired test-prep leader Aakash Educational Services for nearly how much amount?
    A) USD 1.5 billion
    B) USD 1 billion
    C) USD 2 billion
    D) none of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Byju’s has acquired test-prep leader Aakash Educational Services for nearly USD 1 billion (about ₹7,300 crore) as India’s biggest online education startup looks to build its position in the brick and mortar segment.
  10. The Spices Board India has inked a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with which organization for blockchain powered system?
    A) UNDP
    B) UNICEF
    C) IMF
    D) UNEP
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Spices Board India has inked a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with UNDP India’s Accelerator Lab to build a blockchain-based traceability interface for Indian spices to enhance transparency in supply chain and trade
  11. FIFA has suspended Chad Football associations and which other country’s football association?
    A) bBelgium
    B) Pakistan
    C) Spain
    D) Germany
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    FIFA suspended the national football federations of Pakistan and Chad after concerns over the governance of the two member associations.
  12. S Ramann has been appointed as the Chairman and MD of which organization?
    A) SEBI
    B) SIDBI
    C) IRDAI
    D) None of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The government has appointed S Ramann as Chairman and Managing Director of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI).
  13. Who has received Chhattisgarh Veerni Award?
    A) Rani rampal
    B) Dutee chand
    C) Saina nehwal
    D) Hima Das
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Dutee Chand, the Jakarta Asian Games silver-medalist in 100 and 200 metres, will receive Chhattisgarh Veerni Award.
  14. Which country has tested new ‘super torpedo’ that could cause ‘radioactive tsunamis’?
    A) France
    B) USA
    C) Russia
    D) India
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Russia is testing new ‘super torpedo’ that could cause ‘radioactive tsunamis
  15. Which of the following has launched its Artificial Intelligence portal: SUPACE?
    A) Delhi High court
    B) Madras High Court
    C) Supreme court of India
    D) Bombay High Court
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Supreme Court of India launched its Artificial Intelligence portal: SUPACE (Supreme Court Portal for Assistance in Courts Efficiency)
  16. Who has launched Integrated Health Information Platform ?
    A) Dr. VK Paul
    B) Dr. Harshvardhan singh
    C) Mr. Narendra Modi
    D) None of these
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan virtually launched the Integrated Health Information Platform (IHIP).
  17. Chandra Naidu , first female commentator of of which sport in India, has recently passed away ?
    A) Tennis
    B) Hockey
    C) Cricket
    D) Badminton
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Chandra Naidu, the first female commentator of cricket in India, died at the age of 88 after a prolonged illness. She was the daughter of the country’s first Test captain CK Naidu.
  18. Who has released Hindi translation of ‘Odisha Itihaas’ written by Dr Harekrushna Mahtab?
    A) Amit shah
    B) Piyush Goyal
    C) Narendra modi
    D) Rajnath singh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi released the Hindi translation of the book ‘Odisha Itihaas’. The book is written by ‘Utkal Keshari’ Dr Harekrushna Mahtab.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of United Nation Development Programme?
    A) NewYork
    B) Rome
    C) Paris
    D) London
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where is the HQ of International Monetary Fund?
    A) Geneva
    B) Washington DC
    C) Rome
    D) NewYork
    View Answer
    Option B

  3. Where is the HQ of Byju?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Chennai
    C) Bengaluru
    D) Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option C

  4. Where is the HQ of FIFA?
    A) Melbourne
    B) Rome
    C) zurich
    D) NewYork
    View Answer
    Option C

  5. What is the currency of Vietnam?
    A) Peso
    B) Dong
    C) Dollar
    D) Yen
    View Answer
    Option B

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