14th October 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 14th October 2020 in English

 

  1. In Zoological Survey of India has found 544 new species from frog to Fungus, so in this context tell us what is the scientific name of Frog?

(A) FelisCatus

(B) Bufonidae

(C) Anura

(D) Canis lupus familiaris

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

 

  1. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists

           List-I                                                    List-II

  1. Placenta                            1. organ in mammals that unites the fetus to the uterus of the mother
  2. Umbilical cord               2. Congenital malformation with absence of ovarian tissue
  3. Gonadal agenesis         3. Uterine contractions
  4. Fundal dominance         4. narrow cord of tissue that connects a developing embryo

Codes:  

A  B  C  D

(A)  1  2  4  3

(B)  1  4  2  3

(C)  2  4  3  1

(D)  2  1  4  3

Ans: 2(B) 

 

  1. The blades of turbine of a wind mill is designed to actively keep moisture out and convert wind energy into electricity, so in this context tell us what is the India’s position in terms of Wind capacity in world? (Me)

(A) Second

(B) Third

(C) Tenth

(D) Fourth

Ans: 3(D)

 

  1. During the high-level talks, Sri Lanka and China agreed to resume talks on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and expedite work on the proposed Hambantota industrial zone, so explain some of the features of Hambantota port agreement? (Me)

(A) Hambantota port is located right in middle of vital energy supply lines in Indian Ocean, connecting Middle East and East Asia.

(B) Under the 99-year lease agreement, China will invest up to US $1.1 billion in the port and marine-related activities in srilanka.

(C) Hambantota port is a deep-water port in the southern tip of Sri Lanka.

(D) All

Ans: 4(D) 

 

  1. NATO needs a new strategic concept adjusted to the global rise of new technologies, so tell us when was NATO Treaty signed?

(A) 2 April 1950

(B) 4 April 1949

(C) 5 April 1960

(D) 1 April 1938

Ans: 5(B) 

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding AstraZeneca?
  1. AstraZeneca is a British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company with its global headquarters in Cambridge, United Kingdom.
  2. The company was founded in 1999 through the merger of the Swedish Astra AB and the British Zeneca Group.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 6(C) 

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding French Open?
  1. The French Open is an International Tennis Tournament also called Roland Garros.
  2. The First FO – French Open (Men’s) was played in 1891 and the first winner of the French Open 1891 was the British Player H. Briggs.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 7(C) 

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding Mutha River?
  1. The Mutha River is a river in western Maharashtra, India.
  2. It arises in the Western Ghats and flows eastward until it merges with the Mula River in the city of Pune.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 8(C)

 

  1. Armenia, Azerbaijan agree on ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh, so what can you say about Nagorno-Karabakh?

(A) Nagorno-Karabakh also known as Artsakh.

(B) A landlocked region in the South Caucasus.

(C) Nagorno-Karabakh is a disputed territory, internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan, but mostly governed by the Republic of Artsakh.

(D) All

Ans: 9(D)

 

 

  1. Match the list I with list II in terms of country and their currency.

        List I                     List II

    1. Peru               1. Rial
    2. Iran               2. Euro
    3. Italy              3. Sol

ABC

(A) 123

(B) 213

(C) 231

(D) 312

Ans: 10(D)

 

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