Current Affairs Quiz: September 29, 2021

Current Affairs 29 September 2021 Quiz

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  1. In which state, World’s highest electric vehicle charging station was inaugurated?
    A) Himachal Pradesh
    B) Uttarakhand
    C) Punjab
    D) Jammu and Kashmir
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    a bid to promote a sustainable environment, the world’s highest electric vehicle charging station was inaugurated in Kaza of Lahaul and Spiti district in Himachal Pradesh.
  2. Recently Country’s first Pan-India helpline for senior citizens Elder Line was launched,Till date,how many states have already opened the Elder line?
    A) 15
    B) 16
    C) 17
    D) 19
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Government has taken a monumental step towards addressing the challenges and problems the elderly population face, through country’s first Pan-India toll-free helpline – 14567 — called ‘Elder Line’.
  3. Recently which Programme was launched by Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh to identify 75 Start-Up Innovations in Telemedicine, Digital Health, mHealth with BIG Data, AI, Block Chain and other technologies?
    A) JanSuraksha
    B) JanCare
    C) JanSaman
    D) JanSurya
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh launched the “AmritGrand Challenge Program” titled “जनCARE” to identify 75 Start-Up Innovations in Telemedicine, Digital Health, mHealth with BIG Data, AI, Block Chain and other technologies.
  4. Recently India has launched new public-private task forces on Hydrogen and Biofuels to expand the use of clean energy technologies with which country?
    A) USA
    B) France
    C) UK
    D) Russia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The US department of energy along with its Indian counterpart has launched new public-private task forces on Hydrogen and Biofuels to expand the use of clean energy technologies, an official statement said
  5. Which bank has partnered with Amazon India to offer overdraft (OD) facility upto ₹25 lakh to individual sellers and small businesses registered on the e-commerce company’s online marketplace?
    A) ICICI Bank
    B) IDBI Bank
    C) RBL Bank
    D) HDFC Bank
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    ICICI Bank announced that it has partnered with Amazon India to offer overdraft (OD) facility upto ₹25 lakh to individual sellers and small businesses registered on the e-commerce company’s online marketplace.
  6. Recently Moeen Ali retired from International Test Cricket.He hails from which country?
    A) England
    B) SriLanka
    C) Australia
    D) NewZealand
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    England cricketer Moeen Ali has announced his retirement from Test cricket, the England and Wales Cricket Board confirmed.
  7. Recently which Indian player with Chinese partner Zhang Shuai won the women’s doubles title in the Ostrava Open in Ostrava?
    A) Sania Mirza
    B) Sania Patel
    C) AnkitaRaina
    D) Ritu Bhatia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India’s Sania Mirza and her Chinese partner Zhang Shuai won the women’s doubles title in the Ostrava Open in Ostrava, Czech Republic.This was Mirza’s 43rd career title.
  8. Who was unanimously elected as the chairman of Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) for 2021-2022?
    A) Ramesh Singh Chaudhary
    B) Debabrata Mukherjee
    C) Pratap G Pawar
    D) Manish Rai
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    United Breweries chief marketing officer Debabrata Mukherjee was unanimously elected as the chairman of Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) for 2021-2022.
  9. Which state launched Samarpan Portal’ for people to offer voluntary service?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Haryana
    C) Uttarakhand
    D) Punjab
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    On the 105th birth anniversary of Deendayal Upadhyay, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar launched a web portal wherein people can register themselves to offer voluntary service in the fields of education, skill development, sports and agriculture.
  10. Which Organisation tested a new version of the Akash Missile ‘Akash Prime’ from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur, Odisha?
    A) ISRO
    B) DhruvX
    C) SpaceX
    D) DRDO
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) tested a new version of the Akash Missile ‘Akash Prime’ from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur, Odisha.
  11. When is World Comtraception Day observed?
    A) September 28
    B) September 27
    C) September 26
    D) September 25
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The international community observes World Contraception Day on 26 September to recognise the right of all couples and individuals to decide freely and responsibly on the number and spacing of their children.
  12. When is World Rabies Day observed?
    A) September 28
    B) September 27
    C) September 30
    D) September 23
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    World Rabies Day is observed on September 28 every year to raise awareness about the impact of the viral disease and how to prevent it.
  13. What is the theme of this year’s International day for Universal Access to Information?
    A) Information as a source
    B) The right to know Information
    C) Reliable and Accurate Information
    D) The Right to Know — Building Back Better with Access to Information
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) is celebrated every year on 28 September to spread awareness concerning the need to expand laws related to information and their implementation.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

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

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

  3. What is the currency of England?
    A) Pound Sterling
    B) Dollar
    C) Rupee
    D) Peso
    View Answer
    Option A

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