24th November 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

Here we are Providing  Top 10 Current Affairs of 24th November 2020 and Daily News are the most important topics for any competitive exams with Questions & Answers for SSC, Bank & Railway Exams. So Solve daily quizzes that will help you memorize the topics.

 

Daily Current Affairs 24th November 2020 in English

 

  1. Max Verstappen has won the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix. Max Verstappen is belongs to which country?

(A) Bangkok

(B) Brazil

(C) Belgium

(D) Bulgaria

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. India has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Denmark in the field of Intellectual Property (IP) Cooperation. DPIIT has signed the MoU with the Danish Patent and Trademark Office. What is the full form of DPIIT?

(A) Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade

(B) Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Treaty

(C) Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Transition

(D) Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Transport

Ans: 2(A) 

 

  1. Nicaragua becomes the 87th Country to sign the International Solar Alliance Framework agreement. The International Solar Alliance (ISA) is an alliance of _________ countries initiated by India.

(A) 133

(B) 118

(C) 125

(D) 121

Ans: 3(D) 

 

  1. Bank of India has launched an international contactless debit card, “Signature Visa Debit Card” for high net worth individuals, who are maintaining an average quarterly balance of Rs 10 lakhs and above on the occasion of Bank of India’s 115th Foundation Day. In which year Bank of India was founded?

(A) 1908

(B) 1906

(C) 1910

(D) 1904

Ans: 4(B) 

 

  1. Union Agriculture Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar has launched “AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR” recently. AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR scheme has been formulated by which of the following corporation/agency?

(A) Industrial Statistics Wing

(B) National Centre for Disease Control

(C) National Cooperative Development Corporation

(D) International Solar Alliance

Ans: 5(C) 

 

  1. Forbes magazine has released “The Highest-Paid Actors Of 2020” list. The list takes into account the earnings between 1st June 2019 to 1st June 2020. Consider the following statements:

 

  1. Bollywood actor, Akshay Kumar is the only Indian star to be listed among the top 10 world’s highest-paid actors of 2020.
  2. The total earnings of Akshay Kumar is USD 48.5 million.
  3. Akshay Akshay Kumar is placed at sixth place in the list.
  4. The list has been topped by Wrestler-turned-movie star Dwayne Johnson, for a second straight year, with the total earning of USD 87.5 million.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about the Highest-Paid Actors of 2020?

(A) All of the above statements are true about the Highest-Paid Actors of 2020

(B) Only statements 1 and 3 are true

(C) Only statements 2, 3 and 4 are true

(D) Only statements 2 and 4 are true

Ans: 6(A) 

 

  1. Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) has organised two days long “National Tribal Research Conclave”. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about Indian Institute of Public Administration?

 

  1. The Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) was established in 1954
  2. IIPA is a research and training organization under the Ministry of Personnel of the Government of India.
  3. It was founded by Paul H Appleby, who was an important American theorist of public administration in democracies.

(A) Only statements 2 and 4 are true

(B) Only statements 1 and 3 are true

(C) Only statements 2 and 3 are true

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

Ans: 7(D) 

 

  1. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet has approved the proposal to appoint Simanchala Dash as an advisor to Executive Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF). Consider the following statements about IMF:

 

  1. International Monetary Fund was founded in July 1944.
  2. Kristalina Georgieva (Bulgaria) is present Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund.
  3. Gita Gopinath is an Indian American economist and the Chief Economist of the IMF since 2019.
  4. The headquarters of IMF is located in Washington DC, USA.

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

(A) Only statements 2, 3 and 4 are true

(B) Only statement 1, 2 and 3 are true

(C) All of the above statements are true about the International Monetary Fund

(D) Only statement 2 and 4 are true

Ans: 8(C) 

 

  1. Jairamdas Daulatram was the first governor of the Indian states of Bihar. Match the following list about first governor of Indian States:

                   List-I                                                 List-II

  1. Uttar Pradesh                                        A. Jayachamaraja Wodeyar
  2. Karnataka                                              B. Raja Maharaj Singh
  3. Maharashtra                                         C. Chakravarthi Rajagopalachari
  4. West Bengal                                          D. HP Modi

(A) 4-B, 2-C, 3-A, 1-D

(B) 3-A, 2-B, 1-D, 4-C

(C) 2-A, 1-D, 3-B, 4-C

(D) 1-D, 4-A, 3-C, 2-B

Ans: 9(C)

 

  1. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was founded in Baghdad, Iraq. Match the following column about the International organization and its headquarters?

               Column-I                                                        Column-II

  1. European Union                                        A. Brussels, Belgium
  2. OPEC                                                              B. Paris, France
  3. NATO                                                                 C. Kuwait
  4. OECD                                                              D. Vienna, Austria
  5. OAPEC                                                          E. Brussels, Belgium
  6. IAEA                                                              F. Vienna, Austria

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

Ans: 10(A)

 

 

 

 

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.