Current Affairs – 2020: Daily Quiz MCQs

GK & Current Affairs: December 11-14, 2014

1. Which among the following countries has recently hit by the powerful Typhoon Hugpit? [A]Indonesia [B]Philippines [C]Netherland [D]Thailand Philippines 2. Chunibhai Vidya, who passed away, recently was a ____? [A]Freedom Fighter [B]Author [C]Scientist [D]Poet Freedom Fighter Chunibhai Vidya is a veteran Gandhian and Sarvodaya leader. Popularly known as Chuni Kaka, Vaidya was a close disciple ..

GK & Current Affairs: December 7-10, 2014

1. Recently, the union government has said 175 essential drugs have been brought under the price control regime. With this decision the total number of drugs which are under price control mechanism has been raised to ____? [A]545 [B]675 [C]615 [D]710 615 615 essential drugs have been brought under price control mechanism. 175 essential drugs ..

GK & Current Affairs: December 4-6, 2014 (Updated)

1. Which among the following is world’s largest Mangrove forest? [A]Sundarbans [B]Pichavaram [C]Bhitarkanika [D]Malayan Peninsula mangroves Sundarbans Sundarbans – a UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site. Sundrban has world’s largest mangrove forest which is home to wide range of fauna, including 260 bird species, the Bengal tiger and other threatened species such as the estuarine crocodile and ..

GK & Current Affairs: December 1-3, 2014

1. India is to observe Good Governance Day on the birthday of __? [A]Jawaharlal Nehru [B]Atal Bihari Vajpayee [C]Shyama Prasad Mukherjee [D]Bal Gangadhar Tilak Atal Bihari Vajpayee Government will observe national ‘Good Governance Day’ on the birthday of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee i.e. 25th December each year. 2. Deodhar Trophy is associated with ..

GK & Current Affairs: November 29, 30, 2014

1. The common industries in which hemp (cannabis) is used include: 1. Paper Industry 2. Construction Industry 3. Textile Industry Select the correct option from the codes given below: [A]Only 1 & 2 [B]Only 2 & 3 [C]Only 1 & 3 [D]1, 2 & 3 1, 2 & 3 Hemp is the common name for ..

GK & Current Affairs: November 25, 28, 2014

1. Which among the following states of India is known as India’s Saffron centre? [A]Punjab [B]Jammu & Kashmir [C]Uttarakhand [D]Meghalaya Jammu & Kashmir 2. Which among the following Indian origin businessman of Canada is also known as “Warren Buffet of Canada”? [A]Rajesh Mazumder [B]Prem Watsa [C]Ananda Krishnan [D]Mickey Jagtiani Prem Watsa Prem Watsa is the ..

GK & Current Affairs: November 22-24, 2014

1. Sitara Devi, who passed away recently was a legendary maestro of __? [A]KathakDance [B]Bharatnatyam Dance [C]Hindustani Classical Music [D]Kuchipudi Dance Kathak Dance Kathak queen Sitara Devi died at the age of 94. She was honoured with the Legends of India Lifetime Achievement Award 2011 for her contribution to the classical dance genre for over ..

GK & Current Affairs: November 19-21, 2014

1. Which among the following is a movie inspired by the Arab Spring? [A] Scream of the ants [B] The President [C] The Silence [D] Desert Rose The President The 45th International Film Festival began at Goa with the screening of the movie “The President”, by famous Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf. The film was inspired ..