Current Affairs Quiz: June 7, 2021

Current Affairs 7 June 2021 Quiz

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  1. Who has recently launched IEFPA’s 6 modules of short films titled “Hisab Ki Kitaab” ?
    A) Shaktikant Das
    B) Nirmala Sitharaman
    C) Anurag Singh Thakur
    D) Urjit Patel
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Anurag Singh Thakur launched the six modules of short films of Investor Education & Protection Fund Authority (IEPFA) titled “Hisaab Ki Kitaab”.
  2. Which state announced 33 % reservation for girl students in engineering & medical colleges ?
    A) Uttar Pradesh
    B) Bihar
    C) Chattisgarh
    D) Madhya Pradesh
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar decided to give 33 per cent reservation to girl students in engineering and medical colleges of the state.

  3. Himachal Pradesh CM has inaugurated Makeshift COVID-19 Hospital in Which District of the state ?
    A) Kangra
    B) Kullu
    C) Una
    D) Mandi
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated a Makeshift COVID-19 Hospital at Pandoga in Haroli Vidhan Sabha area of Una district virtually from Shimla.
  4. Which State Govt has decided to implement MAPS to provide employment and training to youth of state ?
    A) Madhya Pradesh
    B) Andhra Pradesh
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Maharashtra
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Maharashtra government has decided to implement the Maharashtra Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (MAPS) with the objective of providing employment and training to the youth of the state.
  5. In which state Indus Best Mega Food Park is being inaugurated recently by Narendra Singh Tomar ?
    A) Jharkhand
    B) Chattisgarh
    C) West Bengal
    D) Madhya Pradesh
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Food Processing Industries Minister Narendra Singh Tomar virtually inaugurated the Indus Best Mega Food Park at Tilda block of Raipur district in Chhattisgarh.
  6. By which year Jal Jeevan Mission will be expedited in of North Western States and Union Territories of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh ?
    A) 2022
    B) 2023
    C) 2024
    D) 2025
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Ministry of Jal Shakti has said that the implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission will be expedited in these States and UTs and every rural household will be provided with tap water connections by the end of 2022.

  7. Who has headed expert committee on Variable Capital Company to submit its report to IFSCA ?
    A) Shri. Injeti Srinivas
    B) Dr. K.P. Krishnan
    C) Dr. V K Paul
    D) Mr. Ajay Tyagi
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Dr. K.P. Krishnan headed expert committee on Variable Capital Company has submitted its report on the feasibility of Variable Capital Companies in the International Financial Services Centres to the Chairperson of the International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA), Shri. Injeti Srinivas
  8. Which Bank has launched an exclusive NR savings account scheme for the Seafarer segment ?
    A) Axis Bank
    B) SBI
    C) Federal Bank
    D) RBL
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Federal Bank launched an exclusive NR savings account scheme for the Seafarer segment.
  9. Nabard has sanctioned how much amount to Odisha under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) ?
    A) Rs. 250cr
    B) Rs 354cr
    C) Rs 254cr
    D) Rs 454cr
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Nabard has sanctioned Rs 254 crore to Odisha under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF)
  10. Which organization has inked Pact With CSSF, Luxembourg To Strengthen Cooperation In Securities Regulation ?
    A) RBI
    B) SEBI
    C) NABARD
    D) IRDAI
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Sebi said it has signed an initial pact with Luxembourg supervisory authority for the financial sector, the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), for mutual cooperation and technical assistance.
  11. The European Union and an energy investment programme founded by Whom pledge $1 billion boost for green technology ?
    A) Mukesh Ambani
    B) Satya Nadella
    C) Bill Gates
    D) Mark Zuckerberg
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The European Union and an energy investment programme founded by Bill Gates plan to raise up to $1 billion to roll out the low-carbon technologies Europe is betting on to meet its climate change goals, the European Commission said.
  12. Which Indian power utility has become a signatory to the UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate?
    A) Adani group
    B) Tata Power
    C) JSW Energy
    D) NTPC
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    NTPC Ltd, India’s largest power utility, has become a signatory to the UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate.
  13. Which firm in India has launched a new initiative to provide students from leading law schools in the country?
    A) Google
    B) Facebook
    C) Twitter
    D) None of the above
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Facebook India said it has launched a new initiative to provide students from leading law schools in the country a platform for research and mentorship on topics related to technology law and policy.
  14. Who has secured the 83rd title of his career by defeating Alex Molcan in the Belgrade Open final?
    A) Novak Djokovic
    B) Roger Federer
    C) Alexander Zverev
    D) Rafael Nadal
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    World number one Novak Djokovic has secured the 83rd title of his career by defeating Alex Molcan in the Belgrade Open final.
  15. Who has won the prestigious International Booker Prize ?
    A) William Faulkner
    B) Ernest Hemingway
    C) David Diop
    D) Virginia Woolf
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    French novelist David Diop won the prestigious International Booker Prize for books translated into English with his World War I-set novel, At Night All Blood is Black.
  16. HeidelbergCement plans to turn its Swedish factory in Slite into the world’s first carbon-neutral cement plant by which year ?
    A) 2024
    B) 2025
    C) 2027
    D) 2030
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    HeidelbergCement, the world’s second-largest cement maker, said it plans to turn its Swedish factory in Slite into the world’s first carbon-neutral cement plant by 2030.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is International Financial Service Centre Authority situated?
    A) Gandhinagar
    B) Mumbai
    C) Chennai
    D) Vadodara
    View Answer
    Option A

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

  3. Where is the HQ of Federak Bank?
    A) Karnataka
    B) Kerala
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Uttar Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option B

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