Current Affairs Quiz: September 24, 2021

Current Affairs 24 September 2021 Quiz

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  1. Recently,in which city India’s first mobile music classroom and recording studio was launched?
    A) Delhi
    B) Mumbai
    C) Chennai
    D) Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia launched a unique project titled “Mobile Music Bus“, a mobile music classroom and recording studio.
  2. Which state government roped in Unicef and Centre for Policy Research (CPR) for urban-rural convergence on Faecal Sludge and Septage Management (FSSM) and Plastic Waste Management (PWM)?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Odisha
    C) Haryana
    D) Karnataka
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Odisha government roped in Unicef and Centre for Policy Research (CPR) for urban-rural convergence on Faecal Sludge and Septage Management (FSSM) and Plastic Waste Management (PWM).
  3. Which company has been selected as National Business Correspondent for State Bank of India (SBI) to deliver banking services in urban, semi-urban and rural areas across the country?
    A) DLF
    B) Capgemini
    C) Mphasis
    D) BLS International
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    BLS International Services Ltd has been selected as National Business Correspondent for State Bank of India (SBI) to deliver banking services in urban, semi-urban and rural areas across the country.
  4. PayPoint India has entered into a partnership with which bank to provide banking services across the country through the Business Correspondent (BC) model?
    A) Bank of Baroda
    B) IDBI Bank
    C) Punjab National Bank
    D) Union Bank of India
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    In a major push towards financial inclusion, PayPoint India has entered into a partnership with one of India’s leading banks, Bank of Baroda (BoB) to provide banking services across the country through the Business Correspondent (BC) model.
  5. Which bank in partnership with Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) have launched an international co-branded RuPay NCMC Platinum contactless debit card?
    A) Indian Bank
    B) SBI
    C) PNB
    D) Bank of Baroda
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Bank of Baroda (BoB) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) have launched an international co-branded RuPay NCMC Platinum contactless debit card.
  6. Which bank announced a strategic alliance with Tata AIG General Insurance Co. Ltd. for distribution of non-life insurance products across the country?
    A) IPPB
    B) Paytm Payment Bank
    C) BOB
    D) IDBI Bank
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) announced a strategic alliance with Tata AIG General Insurance Co. Ltd. for distribution of non-life insurance products across the country.
  7. Recently The Asian Development Bank has cut its forecast for India’s GDP growth in 2021-22 to how much percent?
    A) 10%
    B) 11%
    C) 12%
    D) 9%
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Asian Development Bank has cut its forecast for India’s GDP growth in 2021-22 to 10%, from 11% projected earlier, with downside risks dominating the economic outlook.
  8. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) cut its projection of India’s economic growth to how much percent for the current financial year?
    A) 9.5%
    B) 9.7%
    C) 9.9%
    D) 10.0%
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) cut its projection of India’s economic growth by 0.2 percentage points to 9.7 per cent for the current financial year.
  9. Recently The Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)with which company for the promotion and sale of natural Van Dhan products?
    A) BigBasket
    B) Swiggy
    C) Zomato
    D) Grofers
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED) and e-grocery platform Big Basket, entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the promotion and sale of natural Van Dhan products being made available to Big Basket from Van Dhan production units.
  10. What is the official slogan of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics recently unveiled?
    A) Aim for Glory
    B) Live Higher,Aim Longer
    C) Together for a shared future
    D) Future and Destiny
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics unveiled its official motto, “Together for a Shared Future”,during a ceremony at the city’s Capital Museum in Beijing, China .
  11. Recently Stefan Yanev was allowed to lead an interim government in which country until the country holds its third set of parliamentary elections?
    A) Kenya
    B) NewZealand
    C) Ukraine
    D) Bulgaria
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Bulgarian President Rumen Radev reappointed caretaker premier Stefan Yanev to lead an interim government until the country holds its third set of parliamentary elections this year on Nov. 14, following inconclusive votes in April and July.
  12. Recently Justin Trudeau wins third time election of which country?
    A) Canada
    B) NewZealand
    C) USA
    D) France
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is poised to win a third term in a snap election but fall short of regaining the parliamentary majority he was seeking.
  13. Whose term was extended as non-executive chairman of debt-ridden IL&FS group by another six months?
    A) Uday Kotak
    B) Vineet Sharma
    C) Manjot Singh
    D) LV Prabhakar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The government extended the term of Uday Kotak as non-executive chairman of debt-ridden IL&FS group by another six months.
  14. Who is the author of book Dancing with Dreams?
    A) Somaiya Banerjee
    B) Abhijeet Ganguly
    C) Adityanath Das
    D) Srihari Singh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy released a book titled ‘Dancing with Dreams,’ a collection of poems penned by chief secretary Adityanath Das.
  15. When is International Car Free Day observed?
    A) September 22
    B) September 23
    C) September 24
    D) September 25
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    International Car-Free Day is celebrated every year on September 22 to motivate motorists to give up their cars for a single day.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Which is the capital of Bulgaria?
    A) Sofia
    B) Togreg
    C) Astana
    D) Copenhagen
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where iS the HQ of OECD?
    A) Paris
    B) Geneva
    C) Rome
    D) NewYork
    View Answer
    Option A

  3. When was Asian Development Bank founded?
    A) 1962
    B) 1966
    C) 1951
    D) 1994
    View Answer
    Option B

  4. Where is the HQ of India Post Payments Bank ?
    A) Kolkata
    B) NewDelhi
    C) Lucknow
    D) Mumbai
    View Answer
    Option B

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