16th October 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 16th October 2020 in English

 

  1. Dubai launches virtual working programme for overseas professionals, in the context to the same tell us what do you understand by virtual reality?

(A) Is the use of computer technology to create a simulated environment.

(B) virtual reality places the user an inside experience.

(C) Instead of viewing a screen in front of them, users are immersed and able to interact with 3D worlds.

(D) All

ANSWERS: – 1(D) 

 

  1. According to People’s Democratic Party leader Mehbooba Mufti, struggle for solution to Kashmir issue will continue, so in this context tell us what are the features of article 370?

(A) The Constitution had issued the Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2017.

(B) India has dramatically altered the relationship between the state of Jammu and Kashmir and the Indian Union.

(C) On October 18, 1999, Article 370 was added to the Indian constitution, as a ‘temporary provision’.

(D) All of above

Ans: 2(B) 

 

  1. Famous Kuchipudi dancer Shoba Naidu passes away, so in this context tell us from where Kuchipudi dance originated?

(A) Karnataka

(B) Arunachal Pradesh

(C) Andhra Pradesh

(D) Kerala

Ans: 3(C)

 

  1. World Bank approves $12B for virus vaccines, so tell us which of the following group is part of World Bank?

(A) International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)

(B) International Development Association (IDA)

(C) International Finance Corporation (IFC)

(D) All

Ans: 4(D) 

 

  1. Russian, U.S. astronauts launch to International Space Station and for the first time they are using a fast-track maneuver to reach the orbiting outpost, so in this context tell us when ROSCOSMOS (Russian space agency) was established?

(A) February 25, 1994

(B) February 25, 1993

(C) February 25, 1992

(D) February 25, 1991

Ans: 5(C) 

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding Food and Drug Administration?

 

  1. The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA or USFDA) is a Federal agency of the Department of Health and Human Services.
  2. The FDA is led by the Commissioner of Food and Drugs, appointed by the Prime Minister.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 6(A)

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding Green Bonds?
  1. A green bond is like any other bond where a debt instrument is issued by an issuer for raising funds from investors.
  2. Green bonds cannot help in enhancing an issuer’s reputation, as this is an effective way for an issuer to demonstrate its green credentials.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 7(A) 

 

 

  1. Which of the following statement (s) is/are true regarding Dholera Solar Park?

 

  1. Dholera solar park is a 5GW solar power project being developed in two phases in Dholera village.
  2. Gujarat Urja Nigam Limited (GUVN) has been developing the project through public-private partnership (PPP).

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 8(C)

 

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

            List-I                                                    List-II

  1. Algae                            1. Has the ability to perform photosynthesis
  2. Chlorophyceae         2. called as brown algae
  3. Phaeophyceae         3. they are called the red algae
  4. Rhodophyceae          4. These are called green algae

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: 9(B) 

 

  1. Match the list I with list II in terms of Archeological Sites and their locations.

              List I                                                     List II

  1. Harappa                      1. Montgomery (Sahiwal) district of Punjab in Pakistan.
  2. Mohenjodaro             2. Larkana district of Sind in Pakistan.
  3. Lothal                            3. Ahmedabad in Gujarat.

ABC

(A) 123

(B) 213

(C) 231

(D) 312

Ans: 10(A)

 

 

 

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