13th November 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 13th November 2020 in English

 

  1. The 35th Session of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific (APRC) was held in September 2020. In which year FAO was founded?

(A) 1955

(B) 1956

(C) 1945

(D) 1944

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Flipkart has signed a MoU with One District, One Product (ODOP) scheme of the government of Uttar Pradesh. Where is the headquarters of Flipkart?

(A) Bengaluru

(B) New Delhi

(C) Chennai

(D) Mumbai

Ans: 2(A)

 

  1. The Global Bharat program has been launched by the technology firm SAP India. SAP is the largest software company based in which country?

(A) Portugal

(B) Spain

(C) France

(D) Germany

Ans: 3(D) 

 

  1. Flight Lieutenant, Shivangi Singh became the first woman fighter pilot of India to fly the Rafale combat aircraft that was formally inducted into the Indian Air Force (IAF). Shivangi Singh belongs to which state?

(A) Rajasthan

(B) Uttar Pradesh

(C) Bihar

(D) Punjab

Ans: 4(B) 

 

  1. Rating agency ICRA has revised its forecast for the contraction in India’s financial year 2021 GDP to 11% from its earlier assessment of 9.5%. What is the full form of ICRA?

(A) Information and Credit Rating Assembly

(B) Information and Credit Rating Association

(C) Information and Credit Rating Agency

(D) Information and Credit Rating Agent

Ans: 5(C) 

 

  1. Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has observed his 59th raising Day on 24th October. Consider the following statements about ITBP:

 

  1. The Indo-Tibetan Border Police is India’s primary border patrol organization with its border with Tibet.
  2. ITBP is one of the seven Central Armed Police Forces of India, raised on 24th October 1962 under the CRPF Act.
  3. The headquarters of ITBP is located in New Delhi.
  4. Surjeet Singh Deswal is currently working as the Director General of Indo-Tibetan Border Police.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about ITBP?

(A) All of the above statements are true about ITBP

(B) Only statement 4 is true

(C) Only statements 1 and 3 are true

(D) Only statements 2 and 4 are true

Ans: 6(A) 

 

  1. The first Indian to win the Oscar award, BhanuAthaiya was passed away. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about BhanuAthaiya?
  2. BhanuAthaiya won the Best Costume Design Oscar for her work in the 1982 film Gandhi, directed by Richard Attenborough.
  3. BhanuAthaiya had also designed costumes for over 100 Bollywood movies.
  4. In a career of more than five decades won two National Awards, for Gulzar’s mystery drama “Lekin” (1990) and the period film “Lagaan” directed by AshutoshGowariker (2001).

(A) All of the above statements are true about BhanuAthaiya

(B) Only statement 3 is true

(C) Only statements 1 and 2 are true

(D) Only statements 2 and 3 are true

Ans: 7(A) 

 

  1. Kati Bihu is one of the sets of three Bihu festivals (agricultural festivals) was celebrated in the state of Assam. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about Assam?

 

  1. Assam is a state in northeastern India.
  2. SarbanandaSonowal is the Chief Minister of Assam while JagdishMukhi is the Governor of Assam.
  3. Dispur is the capital of Assam.
  4. According to the Census of India, 2011 the population of Assam stands at 312.05 lakh of which 159.39 lakh are male and 152.66 lakh are female.

(A) Only statements 2 and 3 are true

(B) Only statements 3 and 4 are true

(C) Only statements 1, 2 and 3 are true

(D) All of the above statements are true about Assam

Ans: 8(D) 

 

  1. Chandra Shekhar Azad, popularly known as by his self-taken name Azad, was an Indian revolutionary born in 23rd July 1906. Match the following list about Indian revolutionary and their birth year:

                      List-I                                                    List-II

  1. Bhagat Singh                                            A. 1908
  2. ShivaramRajguru                                    B. 1907
  3. SukhdevThapar                                        C. 1907
  4. Ashfaqulla Khan                                  D. 1897
  5. Ram Prasad Bismil                                 E. 1889
  6. Khudiram Bose                                        F. 1900

(A) 6-D, 2-F, 3-A, 1-E, 5-C, 4-B

(B) 3-B, 2-E, 1-A, 4-C, 5-D, 6-F

(C) 5-E, 1-F, 3-A, 4-C, 6-B, 2-D

(D) 4-F, 6-E, 3-B, 2-A, 5-D, 1-C

Ans: 9(D) 

 

  1. Uttarakhand was formed on 9 November, 2000 by joining several districts from the Northwestern part of Uttar Pradesh. Match the following column about Indian states and its foundation day?

            Column-I                                           Column-II

  1. Chhattisgarh                                A. 1st May 1960
  2. Andhra Pradesh                          B. 16th May 1975
  3. Gujarat                                             C. 1st November 1966
  4. Jharkhand                                      D. 1st November 1956
  5. Sikkim                                               E. 15th November 2000
  6. Punjab                                               F. 1st November 2000

(A) 6-C, 2-D, 3-A, 1-F, 5-B, 4-E

(B) 3-B, 2-E, 1-A, 4-C, 5-D, 6-F

(C) 5-E, 1-F, 3-A, 4-C, 6-B, 2-D

(D) 4-D, 6-A, 3-B, 2-F, 5-D, 1-E

Ans: 10(A)

 

 

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