Science & Technology Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 241 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Science & Technology Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till September 25, 2020.

11. Which country has launched a 4 million pound – ‘Innovation Challenge Fund’ in India?

[A] Egypt
[B] Zimbabwe
[C] United Kingdom
[D] Lebanon

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12. Which global technology company recently announced a $1 million grant to promote news literacy in India?

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

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13. A new natural gas field named ‘Jebel Ali gas field’ with 80 trillion cubic feet of gas resources, was recently discovered in which country?

[A] Venezuela
[B] United Arab Emirates
[C] Qatar
[D] Iran

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14. ‘We Think Digital’ is a digital literacy program of which global technological company?

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

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15. Which smart-phone maker launched the first 5G-enabled smartphone of India?

[A] Xiaomi
[B] Realme
[C] Oppo
[D] Vivo

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16. Which association recently collaborated with NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) to launch artificial intelligence (AI) based module for Indian school students?

[A] NASSCOM
[B] FICCI
[C] CII
[D] T-Hub

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17. Which country has begun the first human trial to evaluate vaccine against COVID-19?

[A] China
[B] United Kingdom
[C] United States
[D] France

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18. Which space agency is set to send astronauts to the International Space Station for the first time in May 2020?

[A] NASA
[B] ISRO
[C] SpaceX
[D] European Space Agency

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19. Which drug is recommended by the National Task Force constituted by Indian Council of Medical Research for high-risk cases infected by coronavirus?

[A] Hydroxy-chloroquine
[B] Chloroquine
[C] Sulfasalazine
[D] Azathioprinethe

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20. The Ministry of Health through a special amendment has categorised hydroxychloroquine (HCQS) under which schedule of Drugs & Cosmetics Rules?

[A] Schedule G1
[B] Schedule H1
[C] Schedule J1
[D] Schedule K1

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