Current Affairs 1 March 2021 English & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 1 March 2021 English

 

  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the “Mahabahu-Brahmaputra” initiative in Assam. In context to the Brahmaputra river tell us which of the following is a tributary of it?

(A) Banganga River

(B) Kadva River

(C) Jaldhaka River

(D) Dudhganga River

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison on regional issues of common interest. Australia is the largest producer of –

(A) Bauxite

(B) Iron

(C) Silica

(D) Steel

ANSWERS: –  2(A) 

 

  1. Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Aazad has featured in TIME magazine’s annual list of 100 “emerging leaders who are shaping the future”. When was the TIME Magazine founded?

(A) 1923

(B) 1944

(C) 1934

(D) 1932

ANSWERS: – 3(A)

 

  1. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar participated in a virtual ministerial meeting of the Quad along with US Secretary. Which of the following country is not a member of QUAD?

(A) India

(B) Japan

(C) China

(D) Australia

ANSWERS: –  4(C)

 

  1. Labour bureau has conducted five nationwide surveys to check job data inaccuracies. Where is the headquarter of Labour bureau located in India?

(A) Chandigarh

(B) New Delhi

(C) Lucknow

(D) Bhopal

ANSWERS: –  5(A)

 

  1. PM Modi addressed a Workshop on “COVID-19 Management: Experience, Good Practices and Way Forward” with nearly 10 Neighboring Countries.

Consider the following statements regarding Favipiravir –

(1) Favipiravir is an antiviral COVID-19 drug.

(2) Glenmark Pharmaceuticals under the brand name FabiFlu was launched an antiviral drug Favipiravir.
(3) It was the India’s first COVID-19 drug launched.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (2) and (1)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) All of the above

ANSWERS: – 6(D)

 

  1. The Reserve Bank of India has recently cleared the acquisition of Diwan Housing Finance Corporation by Piramal Capital And Housing Finance.

Consider the following statements regarding House Financing –

(I) The Housing Finance Company is yet another form of non-banking financial company.

(II) Housing Finance is designed specifically for financing the purchase or construction of a residential property.

(III) Housing finance development, helps in boosting equitable economic growth and reducing poverty.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (1) and (2)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: – 7(A)

 

  1. India’s Usha Rao-Monari has been appointed Under-Secretary-General and Associate Administrator of the UNDP.

Consider the following statements regarding UNDP –

(I) The UNDP Executive Board is made up of representatives from 42 countries around the world.

(II) The UNDP has offices in 6 locations in India.

(III) The UNDP is considered an executive board within the UN General Assembly (UNGA).

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: –  8(B)

 

  1. MIT researchers developed software to more efficiently run graph applications on a range of computing hardware, including both CPUs and GPUs.

Match the following computer hardware with their functions –

(a) Input devices                         1- For raw data input.

(b) Processing devices             2- For data and information retention.

(c) Output devices                      3- To disseminate data and information.

(d) Storage devices                    4- To process raw data instructions into information.

Options-

(A) a-1, b-4, c-3, d-2

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1, d-4

(C) a-1, b-2, c-4, d-3

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2, d-4

ANSWERS: – 9(A) 

 

  1. Scientists have just shown that the influence of Saturn’s satellites can explain the tilt of the rotation axis of the gas giant.

Match the following planets with their satellites –

(a) Jupiter        1- Europa

(b) Saturn         2- Enceladus

(c) Uranus        3- Titania

Options

(A) a-1, b-2, c-3

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1

(C) a-3, b-2, c-1

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2

ANSWERS: -10(A)

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