Important Days and Events Current Affairs MCQs

1. When is the ‘Zero Discrimination Day’ observed annually across the world?

[A] February 28
[B] March 1
[C] March 3
[D] March 5

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2. What is the theme of the Earth Day 2020, which is also the 50th anniversary of the day?

[A] Golden Earth
[B] Earth Day @ 50
[C] Climate Action
[D] Our Earth; Our Life

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3. What is the theme of the World Immunization Week 2020, which is being celebrated from April 24 to 30, this year?

[A] Vaccines Work for All
[B] Let’s get vaccinated
[C] Leave no one unvaccinated
[D] Reaching all for vaccination

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4. ‘Stop the pandemic: Safety and health at work can save lives’ is this year’s theme/campaign of which day, that is celebrated on 28 April, every year?

[A] International Safety Day
[B] World Day for Safety and Health at Work
[C] World Safe Labour Day
[D] International Safe Work Day

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5. Basava Jayanthi, the birth anniversary of Lord Basaveshwara, is prominently celebrated in which Indian state/UT?

[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Karnataka
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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6. Jean-Georges Noverre is associated with which special day, celebrated in the month of April, every year?

[A] World Health Day
[B] World Creativity and Innovation Day
[C] World Dance Day
[D] World Book and Copyright Day

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7. Who was awarded the first Nobel Peace Prize, for founding International Red Cross Movement?

[A] Henri Dunant
[B] Sully Prudhomme
[C] Wilhelm Roentgen

[D] Jacobus van ‘t Hoff

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8. Which day is observed by the Health Ministry on May 16, across the country?

[A] National Anaemia Day
[B] National Dengue Day
[C] National Stunting Day
[D] National Obesity Day

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9. Which day is celebrated on May 25 every year, that is associated with an endocrine disorder?

[A] World Diabetes Day
[B] World Thyroid Day
[C] World Osteoporosis Day
[D] World Addison’s Disease Day

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10. When is the ‘World Vape Day’ proposed to be celebrated across the world?

[A] May 29
[B] May 30
[C] June 1
[D] June 2

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