15th December 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 15th December 2020 in English

 

  1. Cabinet recommends dissolution of 16th LS council of ministers tender resignation, In which of the following cases the Council of Ministers get dissolved?

(A) Resignation of Prime Minister

(B) Death of Prime Minister

(C) Either of the above

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. The central government constituted the Mahajan Committee Report’ is related to:

(A) Maharashtra-Karnataka border dispute

(B) Assam-Mizoram border dispute

(C) Punjab-Haryana water dispute

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: –  2(A) 

 

  1. APEC leaders, including Donald Trump, agree on free trade Recently, “Putrajaya Vision 2040” is in the news. It is related to?

(A) Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

(B) Shanghai Cooperation Organisation

(C) BRICS

(D) Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ANSWERS: – 3(A) 

 

  1. Floods in the Brahmaputra has left kaziranaga in distress, Mission Purvodaya is associated with which of the following?

(A) Sustaining the Himalayan Ecosystem

(B) Development of Eastern states

(C) Development of eastern coast

(D) Building infrastructure in northeast states

ANSWERS: –  4(B) 

 

  1. Lockdown – Health of river Ganga improves Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) is a standard criterion for?

(A) Measuring oxygen levels in the blood

(B) Computing oxygen levels in forest ecosystems

(C) Pollution assay in aquatic ecosystems

(D) Assessing oxygen levels in high altitude regions

ANSWERS: – 5(C) 

 

  1. India International Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

Consider the following statements:

  1. The cherry blossom festival is hosted by Meghalaya in the starting of November.
  2. It is the only Cherry festival being conducted in India.
  3. It is conducted every 3 years

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 2 and 3

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

ANSWERS: -6(C) 

 

  1. Consider the following statements:
  2. Jal Jeevan Mission is envisioned to provide safe and adequate drinking water through individual household in rural India
  3. The funding pattern of Jal Jeevan Mission is 60:40 between the center and the states.
  4. Tap connections by 2024 to all households in rural India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 and 3

(B) 2 only

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

ANSWERS: –  7(A) 

 

  1. Pollution Board Asks Delhi Officials To Ensure Sewage Treatment To Stop Frothing In Yamuna

Consider the following statements regarding the Central pollution Control Board (CPCB)

  1. The Central Pollution Control Board of India comes under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
  2. It was established in 1974 under the Water (Prevention and Control of

Pollution) Act, 1974.

  1. CPCB is a statutory organisation

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 2 and 3 only

(C) All of the above

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: –   8(C) 

 

  1. The region is in the news in the recent past due to Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict

          Consider the following pairs:

Nation                                              Capital

List 1                                                  list 2

  1. Turkey                    Ankara
  2. Syria                      Damascus
  3. Azerbaijan         Yerevan
  4. Armenia             Baku

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 and 2 only

(B) 1,2 and 3 only

(C) 2,3 and 4 only

(D) 1,2,3 and 4

ANSWERS: –  9(A)

 

  1. Sustainable Development Goals(SDG) Investor Map launched by UNDP and Invest India

Consider the following pairs regarding Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Number Goal

      List 1                                                    List 2

  1. SDG2                                     Zero  Hunger
  2. SDG3                         Good Health and Well-Being
  3. SDG4                            Quality education
  4. SDG5                                     Gender equality

Which of the pairs given above are correct?

(A) 1,2 and 3 only

(B) 1 and 2 only

(C) 1,2,3 and 4

(D) 2,3 and 4 only

ANSWERS: –  10(C)

 

 

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