7th November 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 7th November 2020 in English

 

  1. Union Finance Minister NirmalaSitharaman has launched the National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP) online dashboard recently. NIP has outlined plans to invest more than Rs 102 lakh crore on infrastructure projects by which year?

(A) 2021-22

(B) 2029-30

(C) 2035-36

(D) 2024-25

ANSWERS: – 1(D)

 

  1. Union Environment Minister, Prakash Javadekar has launched National Portal on Human-Elephant conflict called “SURAKHSYA”. He has elected to the RajyaSabha as a Member of Parliament from which state?

(A) Maharashtra

(B) Madhya Pradesh

(C) Manipur

(D) Meghalaya

Ans: 2(A) 

 

 

  1. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the setting up of 3-member committee headed by Lt. Gen. Shekatkar (retired) to review the effective utilisation of the Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Services (AFHQ CS) cadre. In which among the following year the defence ministry of India was founded?

(A) 1956

(B) 1952

(C) 1947

(D) 1949

Ans: 3(C) 

 

  1. World Trade Organization (WTO) General Council has granted the “Observer” status to the central Asian country Turkmenistan. What is the official currency of Turkmenistan?

(A)Tenge

(B)Manat

(C)Som

(D)Lari

Ans:4(B) 

 

  1. The founder of SS Motivation, Sunil ydv SS was honoured with “Karamveer Chakra Award” by Global Fellowship Award instituted by United Nations and International Confederation of NGO (iCONGO) at the ReXConcLIVE hosted in IIT Delhi. In which year the first Karmaveer Chakra Award was awarded?

(A) 1975

(B) 1993

(C) 1984

(D) 2002

Ans: 5(C) 

  1. ‘Project Elephant’ was launched by the Government of India in the year 1992 as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about ‘Project Elephant’?

 

  1. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change provides the financial and technical support to major elephant range states in the country through ‘Project Elephant’.
  2. The Project is being implemented in 16 States / UTs , viz. Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Orissa, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal.
  3. The current population estimates indicate that there are about 50,000 -60000 Asian elephants in the world.
  4. Elephant is the Natural Heritage Animal of India.
  5. The objective of ‘Project Elephant’ is protecting elephants, their habitat & corridors.

(A) Only statement 1, 3 and 5 are true

(B) All of the above statements are true about ‘Project Elephant’

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

(D) Only statement 1 and 5 are true

Ans: 6(B) 

 

  1. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources. Consider the following statements about IUCN:

 

  1. The headquarters of International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is located in Gland, Switzerland.
  2. DrGrethel Aguilar (from Costa Rica) is the present Director General of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
  3. International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) was founded on 5th October 1948.
  4. International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a membership Union composed of both government and civil society organizations.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about ‘IUCN’?

(A) Only statement 1, 3 and 4 are true

(B) Only statement 1 and 4 are true

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

(D) All of the above statements are true about International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

Ans: 7(D) 

 

 

  1. Girish Chandra Murmu has assumed office as the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about CAG?

 

  1. The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India is an authority, established by Article 148 of the Constitution of India.
  2. The headquarters of CAG is located in New Delhi.
  3. Prior to Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, Shri Murmu was the first Lieutenant Governor of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.

(A) All of the above statements are true about Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India

(B) Only statement 1 and 3 are true

(C) Only statement 2 is true

(D) Only statement 1 and 3 are true

Ans: 8(A) 

 

  1. The President of India is the head of state and first citizen of the country, as well as the Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Armed Forces. Match the following list about President of India and his/her term of office?

             List-I                                                                         List-II

  1. DrRajendra Prasad                               A. 2002 to 2007
  2. DrZakirHussain                                         B. 1962 to 1967
  3. Dr APJ Abdul Kalam                                      C. 1987 to 1992
  4. KR Narayanan                                           D. 1992 to 1997
  5. DrSarvepalliRadhakrishnan               E. 2012 to 2017
  6. Pranab Mukherjee                                    F. 1950 to 1962
  7. R Venkataraman                                   G. 1997 to 2002
  8. Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma                H. 1967 to 1969

(A) 7-G, 2-E, 3-A, 1-D, 5-C, 8-H, 6-F, 4-B

(B) 3-A, 2-H, 1-F, 4-G, 5-B, 6-E, 7-C, 8-D

(C) 2-H, 1-D, 3-A, 4-C, 5-B, 8-E, 7-G, 6-F

(D) 6-D, 4-A, 3-B, 2-E, 5-C, 1-F, 7-G, 8-H

Ans:9(B)

 

  1. Barauni Thermal Power Station is an existing 470 megawatt coal-fired power station. Match the following column about thermal power station and its locations?

Column-I                                                                                                           Column-II

  1. Harduaganj Thermal Power Station                              A. Maharashtra
  2. Kota Super Thermal Power Station                               B. Delhi
  3. Tata Power Trombay Thermal Plant                             C. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Rajiv Gandhi Thermal Power Plant                                    D. Haryana
  5. Badarpur Thermal Power Station                                     E. Madhya Pradesh
  6. Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Station                      F. Rajasthan

(A) 6-E, 2-F, 3-A, 1-C, 5-B, 4-D

(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)

 

 

 

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