Current Affairs Quiz - December, 2020

1. Which word has been selected as the ‘Top Word of 2020’, by Merriam-Webster?

[A] Lock down
[B] Pandemic
[C] Vaccine
[D] Immunity

Show Answer

2. Which country hosted the 4th India – Sri Lanka – Maldives Trilateral Meeting on Maritime Security Cooperation?

[A] India
[B] Sri Lanka
[C] Maldives
[D] Japan

Show Answer

3. ‘Technical Recession’, which was making news recently refers to the contraction of GDP for how many consecutive quarters?

[A] Two
[B] Three
[C] Four
[D] Six

Show Answer

4. Hayabusa2, which was making news recently, is a spacecraft of which country?

[A] China
[B] Japan
[C] South Korea
[D] UAE

Show Answer

5. Which racing driver won the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix 2020?

[A] Sebastien Vettel
[B] Lewis Hamilton
[C] Charles Leclerc
[D] Max Verstappen

Show Answer

6. Which country has recently declared a climate emergency and pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025?

[A] USA
[B] Netherlands
[C] New Zealand
[D] Australia

Show Answer

7. India-Suriname Joint Commission Meeting (JCM) was held recently. Where is Suriname located?

[A] Africa
[B] North America
[C] Europe
[D] South America

Show Answer

8. NGR (negotiating group on rules), which was seen in the news recently, is associated with which organisation?

[A] UNESCO
[B] WTO
[C] FAO
[D] IMF

Show Answer

9. Polavaram Lift Irrigation project is being constructed in which state?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Kerala
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Telangana

Show Answer

10. As per the recent study by the Zoological Survey of India, which type of squirrel is on the verge of extinction?

[A] Malayan Giant Squirrel
[B] Flying Squirrel
[C] Indian Giant Squirrel
[D] Green bush Squirrel

Show Answer

The above questions are part of Daily Current Affairs 20 MCQs Series in GKToday's Academy Android Application. This series can be subscribed in the app only for Rs. 750/- for entire year. Download Now
Advertisement