13th January 2021 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 13th January 2021 in English

 

  1. Recently, the union cabinet has approved the proposal of exporting the indigenously-developed Akash Missile System, in context to the same tell us the missile comes under which of the following categories?

(A) Surface to Air Missile

(B) Surface to Surface Missile

(C) Air to Surface Missile

(D) Air to Air Missile

ANSWERS: – 1(A) 

 

  1. Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation, Pune has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with United Nations Development Programme, India to co-create India’s first Social Impact Bond (SIB). In the same reference, which of the following report/index is released by UNDP?

(A) Global Hunger Index report

(B) World Social Protection Report

(C) Postal Development Report

(D) Human Development Report

ANSWERS: –  2(D) 

 

  1. To procure Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation Dazzlers (Laser Dazzlers). The Indian Navy has signed a contract with the Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), in the same context tell us, the Indian Navy was formerly known as-

(A) Super Indian Navy

(B) Mighty Indian Navy

(C) Royal Indian Navy

(D) Worthy Indian Navy

ANSWERS: –  3(C)

 

  1. Indian-origin President of Suriname Chandrikapersad Santokhi will be the chief guest at India’s Republic Day Parade, in context to the same tell us the country Suriname belongs to which of the following continent?

(A) North America

(B) South America

(C) Asia

(D) Africa

ANSWERS: – 4(A) 

 

  1. The Chief Minister of Karnataka, B.S. Yediyurappa launched Krishi Sanjeevani Vans in Bengaluru, in context to the same tell us, B.S. Yediyurappa is ______ chief minister of the state?

(A) 19th

(B) 16th

(C) 22nd

(D) 21st

ANSWERS: -5(A) 

 

  1. Bangladesh will be the country of focus at the 51st International Film Festival of India (IFFI).

Consider the following statements about Bangladesh –

(1) It is a country in South Asia

(2) It is the ninth-most populous country in the world.
(3) The borders of modern Bangladesh were established with the partition of Bengal in August 1947

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All of the above

ANSWERS: – 6(C)

 

  1. Twitter permanently suspended US President Donald Trump’s account.

Consider the following statements in context to Twitter-

(I) It is based in San Francisco, California, and has more than 25 offices around the world.

(II) Twitter was created by Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Biz Stone, and Evan Williams in March 2006

(III) The first Twitter prototype, developed by Dorsey and contractor Florian Weber

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (1) and (3)

(C) Only (2) and (3)

(D) All of the above

ANSWERS: – 7(D) 

 

 

  1. Madhya Pradesh government launched the launch pad scheme for the welfare of the young boys and girls coming out of the child care institutions.

Consider the following statements regarding Madhya Pradesh-

(I) Its capital and largest city is Bhopal

(II) The economy of Madhya Pradesh is the fourth-largest state economy in India.

(III) It has the largest source of copper in India

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3)

(D) All of the above

ANSWERS: -8(C) 

 

  1. After decades of work and mass vaccination campaigns that have spared millions of children from paralysis, the world is close to wiping out polio.

Match the following diseases with their causative agent  –

(a) Plague                        1- Bacillus anthracis

(b) Cholera                     2- Pasteurella pestis

(c) Tetanus                     3- Vibrio cholera

(d) Anthrax                     4- Clostridium tetani

Options-

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

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

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

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

ANSWERS: – 9(B) 

 

  1. University at Buffalo researchers are reporting an advancement of a chemical sensing chip that could lead to handheld devices that detect trace chemicals.

Match the following instruments with their use-

(a) Chronometer                         1- It determine the longitude of a place in a ship

(b) Sphygmomanometer         2- It measures blood pressure

(c) Stroboscope                            3- It is used to view rapidly moving objects

(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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