Important Days and Events Current Affairs MCQs

1. When is the United Nation’s ‘World Day of Social Justice’ celebrated annually across the world?

[A] February 15
[B] February 20
[C] February 25
[D] March 1

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2. When is the World Rare Disease Day observed across the world?

[A] February 26
[B] February 27
[C] February 28
[D] February 29

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3. Which decade is announced as the International Decade for People of African Descent?

[A] 2012-2021
[B] 2015-2024
[C] 2017-2026
[D] 2020-2029

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4. What is the theme of the World Meteorological Day 2020, celebrated across the world?

[A] Climate and Water
[B] The Sun, the Earth and the Weather
[C] Every Drop Counts
[D] Climate Change

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5. Whose death anniversary is celebrated as ‘the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims’?

[A] Monsignor Óscar Arnulfo Romero
[B] Rutilio Grande
[C] Nelson Mandela
[D] Abraham Lincoln

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6. Which day, that is celebrated on April 6, focusses on health benefits of participating in sporting and physical activity amid social-distancing, this year?

[A] International Day of Sport and Physical Exercise
[B] International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
[C] International Day of Healthy Habits
[D] International Day of Sports and Games

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7. What is the theme of the World Haemophilia Day 2020, celebrated on April 17?

[A] Leaving No one behind
[B] Get+involved
[C] Work+Together
[D] Know about Haemophilia

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8. International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day is observed on April 26. In which country is the Chernobyl power plant located?

[A] Japan
[B] Ukraine
[C] Philippines
[D] Brazil

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9. What is the theme of the World Press Freedom Day, celebrated across the world on May 3?

[A] Journalism without borders
[B] Journalism without Fear or Favour
[C] Press needs real Freedom
[D] Press Freedom without Pressure

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10. When is ‘Africa Day’ celebrated across the world, every year?

[A] May 23
[B] May 25
[C] May 27
[D] May 29

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