20th October 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 20th October 2020 in English

 

  1. In rush for ‘immunity’, Ayurveda supplements have an untested run; Ayurveda is an alternative medicine system with historical roots in the Indian subcontinent. Ayurveda is treated as Upaveda of which Veda?

(A) Atharveda

(B) Rig-Veda

(C) Both

(D) None

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Antibodies fade quickly in recovering COVID-19 patients, so, which of the following is the features of Antibodies?

(A) An antibody, also known as an immunoglobulin.

(B) It is a large, X-shaped protein.

(C) The antibody recognizes a unique molecule of the pathogen, called plasma.

(D) All

Ans: 2(A) 

 

  1. India and China are inching their way towards a new equilibrium on the border. The new border equation is likely to make the Line of Actual Control (LAC), so in this context tell us what is the length of LAC according to India?

(A) 3,688 km

(B) 3,488 km

(C) 3,900 km

(D) 3,000 km

Ans: 3(B) 

 

  1. How do you define Torrential rains as it damage homes and crops in Maharashtra?

(A) As rain that accumulates at a rate of three-tenths of an inch or more 2 hours.

(B) As rain that accumulates at a rate of three-fourth of an inch or more per hour.

(C) As rain that accumulates at a rate of three-tenths of an inch or more per hour.

(D) None

Ans: 4(C) 

 

  1. The Nagaland government demand of two influential student organizations in the state to mainstream about 2,500 teachers employed under SarvaShikshaAbhiyan, what are the features of SarvaShikshaAbhiyan (SSA)?

(A) It is a flagship programme of the government of India that was started in 2005.

(B) The pioneer of the SSA programme was MrNarendra Modi, Indian Prime Minister.

(C) SSA is termed as an ‘Education for All’ movement.

(D) All

Ans: 5(C)

 

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

 

  1. ICRA Limited (ICRA) is an Indian independent and professional investment information and credit rating agency.
  2. The company changed its name to ICRA Limited, and went public on 13 April 2007, with a listing on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange.

(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 Open market operation?

 

  1. An open market operation (OMO) is an activity by a central bank to give (or take) liquidity in its currency to (or from) a bank or a group of banks.
  2. A central bank uses OMO as the primary means of implementing monetary policy.

(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 Wholesale Price Index (WPI)?

 

  1. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) is the price of a representative basket of wholesale goods. Some countries (like the Philippines) use WPI changes as a central measure of inflation.
  2. The wholesale price index (WPI) is based on the wholesale price of a few relevant commodities of over 790 commodities available.

(A) Only I

(B) Only II

(C) Both I & II

(D) Neither I nor II

Ans: 8(A) 

 

  1. Match the list I with list II in terms of States and Capitals.

                   List I                                                     List II

  1. Arunachal Pradesh                 1. Kavaratti
  2. Lakshadweep                        2. Itanagar
  3. Tripura                                         3. Agartala

ABC

(A) 123

(B) 213

(C) 231

(D) 312

Ans: 9(B)

 

  1. Match the list I with list II in terms of Tribes in Indian States.

               List I                                     List II

  1. ORAON                  1. Jharkhand
  2. GOND                      2. Bihar
  3. NAIKDA                3. Gujarat

ABC

(A) 123

(B) 213

(C) 231

(D) 312

Ans: 10(A)

 

 

 

 

 

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