Science & Technology Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 428 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Science & Technology Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till April 11, 2021.

1. The government had recently launched central Equipment Identity Register portal. It operates under which department?

[A] Department of Science and Technology
[B] Department of Telecom
[C] Department of Biotechnology
[D] Department of Public Enterprise

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2. From which Indian organization, the four personnel have been selected for training in Russia for the Gaganyaan Mission, that is going to be launched in 2022?

[A] ISRO
[B] IAF
[C] MARCOS
[D] Indian Navy

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3. Which organization has launched the MANI app, seen in news recently?

[A] RBI
[B] SEBI
[C] SBI
[D] PNB

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4. ISRO is to set up its second launch port in Tamilnadu for SSLV. What does SSLV stand for?

[A] Space Satellite Launch Vehicle
[B] Speed Satellite Launch Vehicle
[C] Small Satellite Launch Vehicle
[D] Solar Satellite Launch Vehicle

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5. Which bank has recently launched a customised application set for banking products named ‘myApps’?

[A] State Bank of India
[B] ICICI bank
[C] HDFC bank
[D] Axis Bank

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6. 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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7. Which Indian state is set to use facial recognition software for its local body elections, for the first time in the country?

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

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8. Which zone of the Indian Railways has commissioned the government’s first waste-to-energy plant?

[A] Southern Railway
[B] South Central Railway
[C] East coast railway
[D] Northern Railway

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9. The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST), the world’s largest solar telescope, has recently captured the highest-resolution image of which celestial body?

[A] Black hole
[B] Sun
[C] Icarus
[D] Flying Saucer galaxy

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10. The Scientists at Indian Veterinary Research Institute have recently developed a low-cost vaccine for which disease?

[A] Bird Flu
[B] Swine Fever
[C] Foot and Mouth Disease
[D] Monkey pox

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