Current Affairs Quiz: November 3, 2021

Current Affairs 3 November 2021 Quiz

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  1. Which body along with the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) launched a pan-India Legal Awareness Program for Women titled “Empowerment of Women through Legal Awareness”?
    A) National Commission for Women
    B) National Women Committee
    C) RBI
    D) Legal Women Company
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The National Commission for Women (NCW), along with the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) launched a pan-India Legal Awareness Program for Women titled “Empowerment of Women through Legal Awareness” to impart practical knowledge about legal rights and remedies provided under various women related laws, thereby making them fit to face the challenges in real-life situations, said a press release by Ministry of Women and Child Development.
  2. India’s largest landfill biogas plant To be launched in which city?
    A) Lucknow
    B) Chennai
    C) Mumbai
    D) Hyderabad
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Ramky Enviro has inaugurated one of the world’s first and India’s largest landfill gas-to-compressed biogas plant at the Hyderabad Integrated Municipal Solid Waste (HiMSW) site.
  3. As per government data,about how much Self Help Groups women will be provided livelihood support in the next two years?
    A) Two cr fifty lakhs
    B) 1 cr
    C) 2 cr 30 lakhs
    D) 5 cr 50 lakhs
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The government has said that two crore 50 lakh rural Self Help Groups women will be provided livelihood support in the next two years. The Rural Development Ministry said, the government has launched an initiative to enable rural Self Help Groups women to earn at least one lakh rupees per annum.
  4. Who will head the committee that has been formed to monitor development and implementation of PM Gati Shakti NMP?
    A) Rajiv Gauba
    B) Nitin Raulkar
    C) Abhijeet Banerje
    D) Lokesh Mangal
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Centre has constituted a 20-member Empowered Group of Secretaries (EGoS), which will be a monitoring mechanism for the development and implementation of the PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan (NMP).
  5. Who launched Bhasha Sangam initiative for schools, Bhasha Sangam Mobile App and Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat Mobile Quiz?
    A) Dharmendra Pradhan
    B) Nitin Gadkari
    C) Narendra Modi
    D) Amit Shah
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched Bhasha Sangam initiative for schools, Bhasha Sangam Mobile App and Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat Mobile Quiz.
  6. Which state has launched Mukhyamantri Awasiya Bhu-adhikar Yojna?
    A) Madhya Pradesh
    B) Uttar Pradesh
    C) Haryana
    D) Bihar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The Madhya Pradesh government has announced a scheme to provide free plots of land to families who don’t own one, so that they can lead a dignified life.
  7. As per PMModi at Cop26, India to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by which year?
    A) 2070
    B) 2080
    C) 2085
    D) 2090
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India will achieve net zero emissions latest by 2070, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the COP26 summit in Glasgow.
  8. Which word was announced as word of the year 2021 by Oxford Dictionary?
    A) Atmnirbhar
    B) Vax
    C) Vaccine
    D) Pandemic
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Oxford English Dictionary has announced ‘vax’ as Word of the Year 2021 after words related to vaccines spiked in frequency this year.
  9. Recently The Reserve Bank of India eased current account rules for bank exposures less than how much amount?
    A) ₹1 cr
    B) ₹2 cr
    C) ₹4 cr
    D) ₹5 cr
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Reserve Bank of India eased current account rules for bank exposures less than Rs 5 crore, allowing lenders to open current account, cash credit and overdraft facilities without any restriction.The regulator asked banks to implement the changes within one month.
  10. Which bank signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Navy, offering a defence service salary package?
    A) Indian Bank
    B) Idbi Bank
    C) Axis Bank
    D) SBI
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Private sector lender Axis Bank signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Navy, offering a defence service salary package.
  11. Which bank announced the launch of co-branded credit card FinBooster in partnership with BankBazaar.com.?
    A) PNB
    B) Idbi Bank
    C) SBI
    D) Yes Bank
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Yes Bank announced the launch of co-branded credit card FinBooster in partnership with BankBazaar.com.
  12. Who will head the IT Projects Advisory Committee that will advise the markets regulator on projects aimed to utilise advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, data analytics and cloud computing?
    A) Abhay Karandikar
    B) Navneet Naik
    C) Pratyush Shukla
    D) Somnath Banerjee
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Sebi has constituted IT Projects Advisory Committee that will advise the markets regulator on projects aimed to utilise advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, data analytics and cloud computing.
  13. Which state team for deaf clinched 1st position in World Deaf Judo Championship?
    A) Jammu and Kashmir
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Bihar
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    In yet another shot in the arm of J&K sports performance, the J&K team for deaf clinched 1st position in World Deaf Judo Championship held at Paris Versailles, France.
  14. Which Indian players have been announced among the 18 new Honorary Life Members of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)?
    A) Harbhajan Singh
    B) Jawagal Srinath
    C) Both A and B
    D) Saurav Ganguly
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Harbhajan Singh and Javagal Srinath have been announced among the 18 new Honorary Life Members of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) alongside England players Sir Alastair Cook, Marcus Trescothick, Ian Bell and Sarah Taylor.
  15. Which city has won the award for the city with the most sustainable transport system in the country?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Kochi
    C) Pune
    D) Chennai
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The city of Kochi in Kerala, widely known as the Queen of Arabian Sea, has won the award for the city with the most sustainable transport system in the country.
  16. Recently Peter Philpott passed away.He played cricket for which nation?
    A) West Indies
    B) England
    C) South Africa
    D) Australia
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Former Australia all-rounder Peter Philpott has died at the age of 86 following a long battle with illness.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of SEBI?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Chennai
    C) Delhi
    D) Pune
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where is the HQ of YesBank?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Chennai
    C) Lucknow
    D) Delhi
    View Answer
    Option A

  3. What is the tagline of Axis Bank?
    A) Aao Sochein Bada
    B) Let make money simple
    C) India International Bank
    D) Badhti ka nam Zindagi
    View Answer
    Option D

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