Science & Technology Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 348 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Science & Technology Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till January 18, 2021.

11. Which global technological company was first to launch a web portal which tracks COVID-19 infections worldwide?

[A] Google
[B] Microsoft
[C] Facebook
[D] Amazon

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12. A 650 TFLOPS-Supercomputing facility is set to be installed in which institution?

[A] IIT Mumbai
[B] IIT Delhi
[C] IIT Guwahati
[D] IIT Chennai

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13. The application called ‘Neighbourly’, which was recently shut down, was initially launched by major tech firm?

[A] Microsoft
[B] Google
[C] Facebook
[D] Amazon

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14. The research centre of which organisation have developed full-body disinfection chamber called ‘Personnel Sanitization Enclosure’?

[A] Defence Research and Development Organisation
[B] All India Institute of Medical Science
[C] Indian Institute of Science
[D] Bharat Electronics Limited

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15. ‘Read along’, that was in news recently, is an application of which multi-national company?

[A] Microsoft
[B] Amazon
[C] Google
[D] Facebook

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16. Which file-sharing website has been ordered to be blocked by the Department of Telecom (DoT)?

[A] Media Fire
[B] WeTransfer
[C] Drop Box
[D] One Drive

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17. Which Indian institute has developed an AI-based system to track social distancing?

[A] IISc, Bengaluru
[B] IIT- Kharagpur

[C] IIT- Madras
[D] NIT, Suratkal

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18. Which technology company has launched a new feature called ‘Teams for Education’, to support online education?

[A] Google
[B] Microsoft
[C] Amazon
[D] Apple

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19. Which major technology company has shut its video game streaming service ‘Mixer’?

[A] Facebook
[B] Microsoft
[C] Amazon
[D] Apple

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20. Phobos, that was seen in news, is the biggest natural satellite of which planet?

[A] Jupiter
[B] Mars
[C] Saturn
[D] Venus

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