Science & Technology Current Affairs MCQs

11. India has become the fifth country to successfully isolate the strains of Covid-19. The Scientists at which institution have achieved this feat?

[A] National Centre for Disease Informatics and Research, Bengaluru
[B] National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune
[C] All India Institute of Medical Science
[D] National Institute of Traditional Medicine, Belagavit

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12. Which social-media platform launched ‘Coronavirus Information Hub’ in partnership with WHO, UNICEF and UNDP?

[A] Twitter

[B] WhatsApp
[C] Instagram
[D] Telegram

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13. What is the name of the first indigenous testing kit for COVID-19 in India, which was launched at Pune?

[A] Patho Detect
[B] Covid Detect
[C] India Detect
[D] Mylab Detect

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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. ‘KARMI-Bot’, which was seen in news recently, is a robot deployed in the Government Hospital of which state?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Kerala
[C] Odisha
[D] Telangana

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16. What are the large group of asteroids that share the Jupiter’s orbit around the Sun, commonly called as?

[A] Trojan asteroids
[B] Dragon Asteroids
[C] Migrant Asteroids
[D] Queen Asteroids

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17. Which generic steroid drug has been found to reduce deaths by a third for patients affected by COVID-19?

[A] Dexamethasone
[B] Aspirin
[C] Indomethacin
[D] Naproxen

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18. Quantum communications satellite –Micius, that was seen in news recently, was launched by which country?

[A] United States
[B] China
[C] Russia
[D] Israel

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19. Which Indian institution developed an intensive care unit (ICU) grade ventilator under the name of ‘Project Praana’?

[A] Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
[B] AIIMS
[C] IIT- Delhi
[D] IIT- Guwahati

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20. Asia’s largest certified tier IV Data centre has been inaugurated in which Indian state?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Punjab
[D] Tamil Nadu

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