11th December 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 11th December 2020 in English

 

  1. The Department of Post has released a special stamp cover on Ice Stup(A) Which of the following States has recently released the Ice-stupa stamp which was done to spread awareness about depleting glaciers:-

(A) J&K

(B) Uttarakhand

(C) Himachal Pradesh

(D) Arunachal Pradesh

ANSWERS: – 1(A) 

 

  1. The Danakil Depression is the northern part of the Afar Triangle or Afar Depression. According to new study published in Nature Ecology & Evolution, active and naturally occurring life cannot be sustained at Danakil. Danakil depression a geological depression that has resulted from the divergence of three tectonic plates located in at:-

(A) Ethiopia

(B) Eritrea

(C) Somalia

(D) South Africa

ANSWERS: –  2(A) 

 

  1. NCS reported earthquake with a magnitude of 3.8 on Richter scale that hit Alps region. Which of the following is known as the third pole of the world:-

(A) Andes

(B) Rockies

(C) Hindu-Kush

(D) Alps

ANSWERS: – 3(C) 

 

  1. All the committees were in news recently because of the war front situation created with china and Pakistan at the same time.Which of the following committees have recommended for the establishment of CDS?

 

  1. Shekhatkar committee
  2. Kargil Review Committee
  3. Naresh Chandra Committee

Choose the correct option

(A) 1, 2, 3

(B) Only 2, 3

(C) 1, 2 only

(D) 1and 3 only

ANSWERS: –  4(A)

 

  1. The Archaeological Survey of India is restoring the Markandeshwar group of temples in the Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra

Which of the following temples is also known as Mini-Khajuraho:-

(A) Brihadeshwara temple

(B) Markandeshwar temple

(C) Jagannath temple

(D) Somnath temple

ANSWERS: – 5(C)

 

  1. Recently, Elections were held across 11 states of India, with reference to this

Consider the following statements regarding a star campaigner

  1. Only recognized parties can appoint star campaigners.
  2. The expenditure incurred on campaigning star campaigners is exempt from being added to the election expenditure of a candidate.
  3. List of star campaigners must be communicated to Chief Electoral Officer.

Choose the correct statements

(A) Only 1

(B) Only 2

(C) Only 1 and 2

(D) Only 2 and 3

ANSWERS: –  6(D) 

 

  1. Recently 10 new wetlands of India were added to the Ramsar sites

 Which of the following Ramsar site best suits the description given

  1. It is the largest coastal lagoon of Indi(A)
  2. It is the first Ramsar site in Indi(A)
  3. It is largest habitat of Irrawaddy dolphins in the world

Choose the correct option

(A) Ashtamudi lake

(B) Chilika lake

(C) Kolleru lake

(D) Pulicat lake

ANSWERS: –   7(B) 

 

  1. Recenlty, a document which PepsiCo India cited to support its charges against Gujarat potato farmers earlier this year is being revised by the Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights Authority (PPV&FRA), following complaints from major farmers groups.

Consider the following statements with respect to Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers‟ Rights Authority

  1. It provides to implement TRIPs in a way to supports the specific socio-economic interests of all the stakeholders including private, public sectors and research institutions, as well as resource-constrained farmers.
  2. It is a statutory body created by an act of Parliament under Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
  3. It also works under NGT

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 2 and 3

(C) Both 1 & 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

ANSWERS: –    9(A)

 

  1. There were floods in Northern part of Karnataka due to heavy rains

Which one of the following is correctly matched?

        List 1                                List 2

  1. Kali river –                Karnataka
  2. pampa river                 Karnataka
  3. Himayat Sagar            Karnataka

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 12

(D) None

ANSWERS: –   9(A) 

 

  1. Recently china was talking of building a dam on Brahmaputra River Which enters India Through Namcha barw(A) Which of them is correctly matched –

              List 1                                List 2

  1. Daflahills           Arunachal Pradesh
  2. Saramati                  Nagaland
  3. Mount Iso              Manipur
  4. Bettling sib            Tripura

(A) 123

(B) 23

(C) 2,4 only

(D) 1234

ANSWERS: –    10(D)

 

 

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