Current Affairs Quiz: December 3, 2020

Current Affairs 3 December 2020 Quiz

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  1. Who is the chairman of the committee constituted by the Environment Ministry for Implementation of Paris Agreement (AIPA)?
    A) D.C. Juneja
    B) B.M. Joshi
    C) P.K. Kataria
    D) C.K. Mishra
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Environment Ministry has constituted a high-level inter-ministerial Apex committee for Implementation of Paris Agreement (AIPA) under the chairmanship of the secretary of the ministry, C.K. Mishra
  2. Where is the country’s first memorial for organ donors inaugurated?
    A) Jaipur
    B) Lucknow
    C) Faridabad
    D) Noida
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot is inaugurated the country’s first memorial for organ donors in Jaipur on the Indian Organ Donation Day.
  3. With which bank is the Corporation Bank amalgamated?
    A) United Bank of India
    B) Bank of Maharashtra
    C) Union Bank of India
    D) Bank of India
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    Union Bank of India has completed the IT integration after which all the branches of erstwhile Corporation Bank have come fully under its fold as part of the amalgamation exercise.
  4. S&P Global Ratings forecasted what per cent contraction in the Indian economy for the current fiscal?
    A) 7%
    B) 9%
    C) 10%
    D) 8%
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    S&P Global Ratings retained its forecast of 9 per cent contraction in the Indian economy for the current fiscal, saying even though there are now upside risks to growth but it will wait for more signs that COVID infections have stabilised or fallen.
  5. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) forecasted what per cent contraction in 2020-21 (FY21)?
    A) 9.2%
    B) 8.5%
    C) 10.2%
    D) 9.9%
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has marginally raised its GDP forecast for India to a contraction of 9.9% in 2020-21 (FY21) from its earlier projection of (-)10.2% in September 2020.OECD expects the GDP to rebound to 8% in 2021-22 and 5% in 2022-23.
  6. Who has been appointed as the global CEO of International footwear company Bata Brands?
    A) Ravi Vij
    B) Sandeep Kataria
    C) Kishan Kumar
    D) Pradeep Bishnoi
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

    International footwear company Bata Brands has elevated Sandeep Kataria to the post of global CEO.
  7. Raimona National Park is going to become the sixth national park for which state?
    A) Assam
    B) Nagaland
    C) Chhattisgarh
    D) Bihar
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    Option A
    Explanation:

    Raimona National Park, an Assam reserve forest, ravaged by militancy, is set to become the state’s sixth national park. The state government has proposed to upgrade the 422-sq km Ripu Reserve Forest in Kokrajhar district.
  8. When is World Computer Literacy Day observed?
    A) December 2
    B) December 1
    C) December 3
    D) December 4
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    World Computer Literacy Day is observed every year on December 2nd to create awareness and drive digital literacy in underserved communities worldwide.
  9. When is National Pollution Control Day observed?
    A) December 1
    B) December 6
    C) December 2
    D) December 4
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    Option C
    Explanation:

    National Pollution Control Day is observed on December 2 to instill awareness among people about environmental pollution and its disastrous consequences.
  10. When is International Day For The Abolition Of Slavery observed?
    A) December 1
    B) December 3
    C) December 5
    D) December 2
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    Option D
    Explanation:

    The international day for the abolition of slavery is observed every year on December 2, all over the world since 1986 to raise awareness about slavery and put an end to all kinds of slavery.
    International Day For The Abolition Of Sla very 2020 Theme is “Confronting Slavery’s Legacy of Racism Together”.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of Bata Corporation situated?
    A) Denmark
    B) Switzerland
    C) Poland
    D) UK
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    Option B
    Explanation:

    Lausanne, Switzerland
  2. Where is the HQ of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development situated?
    A) New York, USA
    B) Singapore
    C) Rome, Italy
    D) Paris, France
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    Option D

  3. Where is the HQ of S&P Global Ratings situated?
    A) USA
    B) Singapore
    C) Canada
    D) Germany
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:

    New York

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