Current Affairs Quiz: December 27, 2021

Current Affairs 27 December 2021 Quiz

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  1. Recently which state launched Free Smartphone Yojna’ ?
    A) Bihar
    B) Uttrakhand
    C) Madhya Pradesh
    D) Uttar Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Making a strong pitch for the upcoming elections in the state, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh launched the ambitious ‘Free Smartphone Yojna’ on the occasion of the birth anniversary of senior BJP leader and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
  2. As per finance ministry, real GDP in second quarter of this financial year grown by how much percent?
    A) 8.4%
    B) 8.8%
    C) 7.1%
    D) 7.5%
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India is among the few countries that have recorded growth in economy in four consecutive quarters amid Covid-19 reflecting the resilience of the Indian economy.
  3. Which mascot was chosen to Be Mascot for First Ever Kerala Olympic Games?
    A) Neeraj
    B) Aditya
    C) Saurav
    D) Akshay
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    rabbit mascot named Neeraj, in honour of Neeraj Chopra, the first Indian athlete to win an Olympic gold medal, will be the symbol for the first ever ‘Kerala Olympic Games’, slated to be held in February 2022.
  4. Recently David Lloyd announced retirement from Commentary.He belongs to which nation?
    A) England
    B) South Africa
    C) Australia
    D) NewZealand
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    David Lloyd, the former England batter and coach, has announced his retirement from Sky Sports after 22 years working as a commentator.
  5. Who was named as the Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) men’s president?
    A) Saurav Ghosal
    B) Ali Farag
    C) Mukesh Ranjan
    D) Sameer Pathak
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India’s leading player and world number 15 Saurav Ghosal was named as the Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) men’s president, replacing world number one Ali Farag.
  6. Which person to Get Mumbai Press Club’s ‘Journalist of the Year’ Award Posthumously?
    A) Rakesh Ranjan
    B) Mohan Singh
    C) Ali Faizal
    D) Danish Siddiqui
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who died while being on an assignment in Afghanistan, will be posthumously awarded as the ‘Journalist of the Year’ for 2020 by the Mumbai Press Club, the journalists’ body announced.
  7. Recently PT Thomas passed away,He was related to which field?
    A) Politics
    B) Actor
    C) Author
    D) Sports
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Kerala legislator and Senior Congress leader P .T .Thomas passed away, in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. He was 71 years old.
  8. Recently AYUSH Ministry celebrated which edition of Siddha Day?
    A) 6th
    B) 1st
    C) 3rd
    D) 5th
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Fifth Siddha Day was celebrated by AYUSH Ministry. Siddha system of medicine is one of the oldest codified traditions of healthcare originated in the Indian sub-continent and still being practiced in the southern parts of the country.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of World Squash Federation?
    A) UAE
    B) France
    C) UK
    D) USA
    View Answer
    Option C

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

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