Current Affairs Quiz: November 24,2021

Current Affairs 24 November 2021 Quiz

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  1. Recently Government notified how much GST rate on MMF, Yarn, Fabrics from 1st January 2022?
    A) 5%
    B) 12%
    C) 18%
    D) 28%
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Union Government has notified uniform goods and services tax rate at 12 percent on Man-Made Fibre (MMF), MMF yarn, MMF fabrics, and apparel.
  2. Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav flagged off the first ever All India Domestic Workers Survey. The survey will cover how many districts?
    A) 725
    B) 730
    C) 742
    D) 750
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav flagged off the first ever All India Domestic Workers Survey. The survey will cover 742 districts in 37 States and Union territories.
  3. Recently Indian Railways gets first pod hotel at which station?
    A) Gorakhpur
    B) Lucknow
    C) Mumbai
    D) Chennai
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Passengers of Indian Railways and even common people can now avail of modern resting facilities at comparatively cheaper rates thanks to the first-of-its-kind pod hotel that has come up at the Mumbai Central station.
  4. Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Narayan Rane launched the Special Credit Linked Capital Subsidy Scheme for Service Sector (SCLCSS) at which city?
    A) Lucknow
    B) Mumbai
    C) Guwahati
    D) Gangtok
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Narayan Rane launched the Special Credit Linked Capital Subsidy Scheme for Service Sector (SCLCSS) at Guwahati for promoting entrepreneurship and opportunities for MSMEs in the North-Eastern Region.
  5. Atal Innovation Mission, a flagship initiative of Niti Aayog has announced a collaboration with which body to drive synergies between AIM’s Atal Tinkering Labs and Vigyan Prasar’s unique interactivity platform, Engage With Science?
    A) Vijay Bhava
    B) Prakash
    C) Vigyan Bhandar
    D) Vigyan Prasar
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Atal Innovation Mission, a flagship initiative of Niti Aayog has announced a collaboration with Vigyan Prasar to drive synergies between AIM’s Atal Tinkering Labs and Vigyan Prasar’s unique interactivity platform, Engage With Science.
  6. The fifth edition of the EAS Conference on Maritime Security Cooperation held in Which city?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Kolkata
    C) Chennai
    D) Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The fifth edition of the EAS Conference on Maritime Security Cooperation is being organised on November 23 and 24 in Kolkata by ASEAN India Centre and National Maritime Foundation in collaboration with the MEA and Government of Australia.
  7. Recently EPFO planned to invest how much percent of annual deposits on InvITs, alternative funds?
    A) 4%
    B) 5%
    C) 6%
    D) 8%
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The central board of the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) approved investing up to 5 percent of the annual deposits in alternative investment funds (AIFs) including infrastructure investment trusts (InvITs).
  8. Recently SBI Research has upgraded India’s GDP growth projection for financial year 2022 to what percent?
    A) 7.0-7.5%
    B) 8.0-8.5%
    C) 9.0-9.5%
    D) 9.3-9.6%
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    SBI Research has upgraded India’s GDP growth projection for financial year 2022 to the range of 9.3%-9.6% from its earlier estimates of 8.5%-9%.
  9. Which state won the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021?
    A) Madhya Pradesh
    B) Karnataka
    C) Kerala
    D) TamilNadu
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    M Shahrukh Khan smashed a dramatic last ball six to help Tamil Nadu defend the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 title with a thrilling four-wicket win over Karnataka in the summit clash.
  10. Who won the Qatar Grand Prix 2021?
    A) Lewis Hamilton
    B) Sebastian Vettel
    C) Nico Rosberg
    D) Nike Smith
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Lewis Hamilton has won the 2021 F1 Qatar Grand Prix. Max Verstappen came second while Fernando Alonso came third.
  11. Who won men’s singles title at 2021 Indonesia Masters Super 750 badminton tournament?
    A) Dechapol Puavaranukroh
    B) Yugo Kobayashi
    C) Takuro Hoki
    D) Kento Momoto
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    In badminton, top-seeded Kento Momota of Japan beat Anders Antonsen of Denmark 21-17, 21-11 to win men’s singles title at 2021 Indonesia Masters Super 750 badminton tournament.
  12. Recently Rumen Radev has been appointed as president of which country?
    A) Kenya
    B) Uk
    C) Sweden
    D) Bulgaria
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Exit Polls in Bulgaria suggest that incumbent Rumen Radev has won the country’s presidential run-off.
  13. Who has been appointed as permanent CEO of ICC?
    A) Geoff Allardice
    B) Manu Swaney
    C) Jeff Bezos
    D) Anil Kumble
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Australian Geoff Allardice has been appointed as permanent CEO of the International Cricket Council after serving the role on an interim basis for more than eight months, the game’s governing body said .
  14. Who has been awarded the Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award for 2021 to recognise her long literary career which spans over 50 years?
    A) Anita Desai
    B) Irwin Sealy
    C) Arundhati Roy
    D) Manisha Rai
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Anita Desai has been awarded the Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award for 2021 to recognise her long literary career which spans over 50 years.
  15. Which city emerged as Cleanest City 5th Year in a row in Swachh Survekshan awards 2021?
    A) Indore
    B) Bhopal
    C) Lucknow
    D) Kanpur
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Indore has once again bagged the award for being India’s cleanest city as President Ram Nath Kovind announced the ‘Swachh Survekshan 2021’ awards. This is the fifth time in a row the city in Madhya Pradesh has won the award in the sixth edition of the event.
  16. Which country has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest orchestra with 8,573 musicians playing together for more than five minutes?
    A) UK
    B) Mexico
    C) Venezuela
    D) Seychelles
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Venezuela has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest orchestra with 8,573 musicians playing together for more than five minutes.
  17. Which show won an award in the category of ‘Ethical and Sustainable Relationship with Nature’ at ABU – UNESCO Peace Media Awards 2021 held in Malaysia?
    A) Living on the edge-The coastal lives
    B) DEAfinitely leading the way
    C) Black Merchant
    D) The Supernatural
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    TV show produced by Doordarshan and radio show by All India Radio received multiple awards at the recently held ABU – UNESCO Peace Media Awards-2021 at Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia.
  18. Who has launched India’s first Virtual Science Lab for Children under CSIR Jigyasa Programme, which will also connect students with scientists across the country?
    A) Narendra Modi
    B) Jitendra Singh
    C) Amit Shah
    D) Rajnath Singh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Science and Technology Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh has launched India’s first Virtual Science Lab for Children under CSIR Jigyasa Programme, which will also connect students with scientists across the country
  19. Which country successfully test fired Zircon Hypersonic Missile?
    A) USA
    B) UK
    C) Russia
    D) France
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    prospective Russian hypersonic missile has been successfully test-fired from a nuclear submarine for the first time, the military said.
  20. Recently Gurmeet Bawa passed away.He was related to which field?
    A) Sports
    B) Politics
    C) Actor
    D) Singer
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Renowned Punjabi folk singer Gurmeet Bawa, popularly known as ‘Lambi hek di malika’ (the queen of singing in an extended breath), passed away. She was 77.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of Employee Provident Fund Organisation?
    A) NewDelhi
    B) Mumbai
    C) Chennai
    D) Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. What is the currency of Qatar?
    A) Peso
    B) Riyal
    C) Dinar
    D) Lira
    View Answer
    Option B

  3. What is the capital of Bulgaria?
    A) Sofia
    B) Verna
    C) Pernik
    D) Burgas
    View Answer
    Option A

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