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.

21. 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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22. What is ‘Dhruva’, that has been developed by researchers and students of IIT-Bombay?

[A] Personal Protective Equipment
[B] COVID-19 Test Kit
[C] Receiver chip for NAVIC
[D] Microprocessor

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23. Which steroid has been added in Covid-19 treatment protocol by the Union Health Ministry?

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

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24. What is the name of the new short-video platform launched by Facebook, within its Instagram app?

[A] Go Video
[B] Reels
[C] Video lus

[D] Livo

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25. Which Indian institution has partnered with NVIDIA, to establish India’s first ‘NVIDIA AI Technology Centre’?

[A] IIT- Madras
[B] IISc, Bangalore
[C] IIT- Hyderabad
[D] IIT- Kharagpur

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26. Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), that has established stable cultures of coronavirus, is located in which state/UT?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Odisha
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Gujarat

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27. What is ‘NEOWISE’, that was seen in news recently?

[A] Comet
[B] Asteroid
[C] Star
[D] Exo-planet

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28. Which institution has developed an Ultraviolet sanitizing product named SHUDH?

[A] IIT Madras
[B] IIT Kanpur
[C] IISc Bangalore

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29. Solar Orbiter Mission is the collaboration between NASA and which other space agency?

[A] European Space Agency
[B] SpaceX
[C] Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
[D] Roscosmos

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30. International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) that has developed ‘KritiScan’ system, is located in which city?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] Chennai
[C] Noida
[D] Bengaluru

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