Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2021

21. Which is the first country to ban all synthetic cannabinoids?

[A] India
[B] China
[C] Germany
[D] Bangladesh

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22. “Tianwen-1”, which has successfully landed on Mars, was launched by which country?

[A] USA
[B] UAE
[C] North Korea
[D] China

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23. Under which section, USA authorizes the President to take tariff-based and non-tariff-based retaliation on a foreign government?

[A] U.S. Trade Act of 1974
[B] WTO Act
[C] World Bank Act
[D] US Customs Act

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24. Which organizations have stated that “Long working hours” have resulted in 7.45 lakh deaths per year around the globe?

[A] WB and IMF
[B] WHO and ILO
[C] UNICEF and UNESCO
[D] UN and UNCTAD

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25. Which organisation has released the report titled “Net Zero by 2050”?

[A] UNFCCC
[B] IEA
[C] UNDA
[D] IMF

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26. Which system has been recently integrated with FASTag and RFID for effective vigilance?

[A] E-way bill (EWB) system
[B] Faceless assessment scheme
[C] Fugitive Economic Offenders Act
[D] IceGate portal

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27. National public broadcaster, Prasar Bharati, is a ………….. body?

[A] Regulatory
[B] Statutory
[C] Quasi-Judicial
[D] Constitutional

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28. Which institution has released the annual Global Action Plan for Healthy Lives and Well-being for All (SDG3 GAP) progress report?

[A] FAO
[B] WHO
[C] IMF
[D] World Bank

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29. Amphotericin B, which was making news recently, is a drug used to treat which disease?

[A] Dengue
[B] Pneumonia
[C] Covid-19
[D] Mucormycosis

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30. The principal rainy season for the Indian subcontinent, June to September, is referred to as which season?

[A] South-west Monsoon
[B] North-east Monsoon
[C] Rainy Season
[D] Autumn Season

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