Current Affairs Quiz: November 25,2021

Current Affairs 25 November 2021 Quiz

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  1. Union Cabinet has approved the extension of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana till which month /year?
    A) February 2022
    B) January 2022
    C) April 2022
    D) March 2022
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Union Cabinet has approved the extension of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana for another four months.
  2. How many Science Technology And Innovation (STI) Hubs for STs will be built by end of 2022 announced by Dr Jitendra Singh?
    A) 24
    B) 30
    C) 35
    D) 40
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh inaugurated “Tech NEEV/ नींव @75” as part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav and interacted with successful start-ups including those from the tribal communities on the occasion of Janjatiya Gaurav Diwas.
  3. The 1st International Conference on Hydrogen Energy – Policies, Infrastructure Development and Challenges held in which city?
    A) Lucknow
    B) NewDelhi
    C) ChennAi
    D) Bengaluru
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The 1st International Conference on Hydrogen Energy – Policies, Infrastructure Development and Challenges is being organized by Central Board of Irrigation and Power in New Delhi.
  4. Recently Patalpani railway station to be named after tribal icon Tantya Bhil.It is situated in which state?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Haryana
    D) Bihar
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Continuing the tribal outreach and accusing Congress of crediting only one family for achieving Independence, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced to name Patalpani railway station near Indore and two other landmarks in that city after tribal icon Tantya Bhil.
  5. Recenty US and UK signed key deal in Nuclear Sub Alliance named AUKUS with which country?
    A) Australia
    B) Austria
    C) South Africa
    D) India
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    With a newly formed defence alliance with Britain and the United States, Australia has formally embarked on a hotly contested programme to equip its naval forces with nuclear submarines.
  6. Renewable wood-based products can help combat climate change and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.This report was published by which organisation?
    A) UNEP
    B) UNESCO
    C) WHO
    D) FAO
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Renewable wood-based products can help combat climate change and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, according to a new report by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
  7. Recently RBI released report of working group on digital lending.Who was heading the committee?
    A) Vikas Singroul
    B) Vinay Pathak
    C) Anurush Singh
    D) Jayant Kumar Dash
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    A working group constituted with Jayant Kumar Dash, Executive Director, RBI as the Chairman by the Reserve Bank of India on digital lending through online platforms and mobile apps has submitted its report.
  8. Hiw much Amount of loan was signed between India and ADB to strengthen & improve primary health care in urban areas of 13 states?
    A) $350 million
    B) $250 million
    C) $150 million
    D) $300 million
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    India and the Asian Development Bank have signed 300 million dollar loan to strengthen and improve access to comprehensive primary health care in urban areas of 13 states.
  9. Which bank has announced the launch of its online platform, ‘Trade Emerge’?
    A) HDFC Bank
    B) ICICI Bank
    C) IDBI Bank
    D) SBI
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    ICICI Bank has announced the launch of its online platform, ‘Trade Emerge’, to offer comprehensive digital banking and value-added services to exporters and importers across India.
  10. Which bank has inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Puducherry Cooperative Milk Producers Union (PONLAIT) to provide loan to individual dairy farmers?
    A) SBI
    B) PNB
    C) IDBI
    D) UBI
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    State Bank of India (Chennai circle) has inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Puducherry Cooperative Milk Producers Union (PONLAIT) to provide loan to individual dairy farmers
  11. Recently RBI floated draft scheme for amalgamation of PMC Bank with which bank?
    A) Paytm Payments Bank
    B) Fincare SFB
    C) Jana SFB
    D) Unity SFB
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Inching closer to resolving the Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank issue, the Reserve Bank came out with a draft scheme for takeover of the crisis-hit bank by the Delhi-based Unity Small Finance Bank (USFB).
  12. Recently Usman Shinwari announced retirement from red-ball cricket.He belongs to which country?
    A) Pakistan
    B) Afghanistan
    C) India
    D) Zimbabwe
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Pakistan pacer Usman Khan Shinwari announced his retirement from the longest format to “prolong his cricket career”.
  13. Recently Nicolae Ciuca was sworn in as new Pm of which country?
    A) Romania
    B) Slovakia
    C) Russia
    D) Brunei
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has nominated Defence Minister Nicolae Ciuca to form a new government as Prime Minister.
  14. Abdalla Hamdok was re appointed as Pm of Which country?
    A) Bhutan
    B) Sudan
    C) Uk
    D) Kenya
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Sudan’s removed Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok was reinstated after he and Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, general commander of the Sudanese Armed Force, signed a political declaration to end the current political crisis.
  15. Which state National Health Mission received award for Swasthya Nidhi Survey App in the Health Category at fourth Digital Transformation Awards Summit titled ‘Towards Integrated Digital Health Infrastructure’ organized by Governance Now?
    A) J&K
    B) Himachal Pradesh
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Bihar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The National Health Mission, J&K received award for Swasthya Nidhi Survey App in the Health Category at fourth Digital Transformation Awards Summit titled ‘Towards Integrated Digital Health Infrastructure’ organized by Governance Now.
  16. Which NGO was awarded with Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development?
    A) Annupurna
    B) Akanksha
    C) Pratham
    D) Sudhir
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2021 has been awarded to civil society organisation Pratham for its pioneering work in improving the quality of education for underprivileged children in India and across the world.
  17. Which airport has become the first airport in South Asia to commission a Rosenbauer Tactical Simulator?
    A) Kempegowda International Airport
    B) Lal Bahadur Shashtri Airport
    C) Guru Ghasi Das Airport
    D) Dublin Airport
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) here has become the first airport in South Asia to commission a Rosenbauer Tactical Simulator which allows firefighters to train in a realistic environment and be battle-ready for extreme aircraft fire emergencies.
  18. Who is the author of book Resolved: Uniting Nations in a Divided World” ?
    A) Ban Ki Moon
    B) Steve Loafer
    C) D Trump
    D) Joe Biden
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The book titled “Resolved: Uniting Nations in a Divided World” written by Former UN Secretary General – Ban Ki-moon has been released recently.
  19. The Art historian BN Goswamy’s book on Indian arts to release in which year?
    A) 2021
    B) 2022
    C) 2023
    D) 2024
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Celebrated art historian and critic BN Goswamy’s latest will be hit the stands next year, Penguin Random House India (PRHI) announced the acquisition.
  20. What is the theme of this year’s World Antimicrobial Awarenrss Week 2021?
    A) Spread awareness, stop resistance
    B) Antimicrobials: Handle with Care
    C) Health is Wealth
    D) Spread Health and Fitness
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    World Antimicrobial Awareness Week observed this year from November 18 to November 24. The event’s major objective is to raise global awareness of antibiotic or antimicrobial resistance.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of Asian Development Bank?
    A) Philippines
    B) Thailand
    C) India
    D) China
    View Answer
    Option A

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

  3. What is the capital of Sudan?
    A) Nairobi
    B) Khartoum
    C) Mogdishu
    D) Addis Abbabba
    View Answer
    Option B

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