Current Affairs Quiz: October 11, 2021

Current Affairs 11 October 2021 Quiz

Read our Current Affairs and Newspaper Quiz daily to excel in General Awareness section of upcoming Competitive Exams.
Quiz from Current Affairs 10 October 2021 of A2Z – Click Here to Read Current Affairs of October 10, 2021

  1. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Commerce.?
    A) V Vijayasai Reddy
    B) Anand Sharma
    C) Ram Gopal Yadav
    D) Shashi Tharoor
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Department-related Parliamentary Standing Committees for 2021-2022 has been reconstituted. The Standing Committees have been reconstituted with effect from 13th September.
  2. Recently how many countries have signed a landmark global treaty to enforce a corporate tax rate of at least 15%for large multinationals?
    A) 136
    B) 135
    C) 125
    D) 140
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    group of 136 countries have signed a landmark global treaty to enforce a corporate tax rate of at least 15%for large multinationals.
  3. Which bank has launched 6S Campaign” under Govt. of India’s customer outreach programme?
    A) UBI
    B) SBI
    C) IDBI
    D) PNB
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    With India celebrating 75 years of Independence, the Government of India has launched “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” for various outreach activities on financial services, with focal theme of ‘Janta Se Jodna’.
  4. As per FICCI, India’s GDP is expected to grow at how much percent in 2021-22?
    A) 8.5%
    B) 9.1%
    C) 9.5%
    D) 8.1%
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    India’s GDP is expected to grow at 9.1% in 2021-22 as economic recovery, post the second wave of the pandemic, seems to be holding ground, FICCI said.
  5. Recently Sebastian Kurz steps down following corruption scandal.He was a chancellor of which country?
    A) Uk
    B) France
    C) Italy
    D) Austria
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has stepped down, after pressure triggered by a corruption scandal. Announcing this Mr Kurtz said that mystery of the honey-trap video has shook Austria and what’s required now is stability.
  6. Recently Mohamed Beavogui was sworn in as new Pm of which country?
    A) Iran
    B) Ukraine
    C) Guinea
    D) AFGHANISTAN
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Guinea’s military government has named Mohamed Beavogui, a former civil servant and expert in agricultural finance, as prime minister to preside over a promised transition back to democratic rule following last month’s coup.
  7. Which state developed India’s first smartphone-based e-voting app?
    A) Andhra Pradesh
    B) Telangana
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) TamilNadu
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The country’s first smartphone-based e-voting solution has been developed by the Telanganagovernment and a dry run will be held in Khammam district soon.
  8. Recently in which state e-FIR service was started?
    A) Uttarakhand
    B) Kerala
    C) Andhra Pradesh
    D) Madhya Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    In Madhya Pradesh, common people will now be able to file e-FIR on the citizen portal sitting at home. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan started it by launching the Citizen Portal at a function organized on the occasion of 20 years of Public Welfarel and Suraj.
  9. What is the theme of this year’s World Post Day?
    A) Innovate to recover
    B) Take on new rules
    C) Innovate and Rule
    D) Speed up the post
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    World Post Day is celebrated on October 9 each year. This day is celebrated to mark the anniversary of the establishment of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) which was started in 1874 in Switzerland.
  10. Recently the territorial army celebrated its which raising day on Oct 9,2021?
    A) 70th
    B) 72nd
    C) 78th
    D) 77th
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Territorial Army celebrated its 72nd Raising Day on October 9,2021.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of Punjab National Bank?
    A) NewDelhi
    B) Mumbai
    C) Chennai
    D) Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where is the HQ of FICCI?
    A) Lucknow
    B) Kolkata
    C) Mumbai
    D) NewDelhi
    View Answer
    Option D

Related posts