Science & Technology Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 183 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Science & Technology Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till July 7, 2020.

1. What is the estimated cost of the new Chandrayaan -3 project, as per the announcement of ISRO?

[A] Rs. 600 Crore
[B] Rs. 500 Crore
[C] Rs. 400 Crore
[D] Rs. 300 Crore.

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2. Which satellite would be launched on January 17, 2020 as the first satellite of the year 2020?

[A] GSAT-30
[B] GSAT 29
[C] GSAT 17
[D] GSAT 11

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3. Which famous Indian cricketer recently announced his retirement from all forms of cricket?

[A] Irfan Pathan
[B] Yusuf Pathan
[C] Bhuvanesh Kumar
[D] R Ashwin

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4. Pune is set to host the fifth edition of the Asia Pacific Drosophila Research Conference. What is a Drosophila?

[A] An Insect
[B] A Fish
[C] A plant
[D] Bacteria

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5. On 9th January 2020, birth anniversary of Har Gobind Khorana was observed. He won Nobel Prize in Physiology in which year?

[A] 1965
[B] 1968
[C] 1972
[D] 1979

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6. Which digital payment company has launched unified QR code for merchants for unlimited payments?

[A] PhonePe
[B] Paytm
[C] Amazon Pay
[D] Google Pay

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7. Which is the first Indian airport to get Disabled Aircraft Recovery Equipment (DARE)?

[A] Chattrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai
[B] Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi
[C] Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru
[D] Cochin International Airport

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8. The ‘Integrated Road Accident Database (IRAD)’ recently launched at the road safety stakeholders’ meet, was developed by which institution?

[A] Indian Institute of Technology -Madras
[B] Indian Institute of Science
[C] Indian Institute of Technology- Kanpur
[D] Indian Institute of Technology- Kharagpur

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9. How many Indian astronauts have been selected for India’s first human space mission?

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

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10. Which organisation recently commissioned the first phase of the Real-time Train Information System for Indian Railways?

[A] Bharat Electronics Ltd
[B] Electronics Corporation of India Ltd
[C] Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd
[D] BEML Ltd

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