Science & Technology Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 178 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Science & Technology Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till July 4, 2020.

31. Which technological firm launched a COVID-19 chatbot on its messaging platform in partnership with the Union Health Ministry and MyGov?

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

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32. The Department of Science and Technology has released Rs. 1 Crore to a company named ‘Scitech Park’ for manufacturing which product?

[A] Masks
[B] Hand Sanitiser
[C] Air Purifier
[D] Ventilator

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33. IIT-Ropar has developed a technology to sanitise groceries and currency notes from Covid-19. In which state is the institution located?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Punjab
[C] Odisha
[D] Bihar

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34. What is the name of the design software system jointly launched by Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog and National Informatics Centre (NIC)?

[A] SoftCAD
[B] CollabCAD
[C] NetCAD
[D] AtalCAD

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35. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has recently discovered the presence of another kind of coronavirus in which species?

[A] Pigs
[B] Bats
[C] Cattle
[D] Tigers

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36. The Union Home ministry has flagged which video-conferencing software as vulnerable to cyber-crimes?

[A] Skype
[B] Zoom
[C] Duo
[D] Meet

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37. ‘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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38. What is ‘Covid Kavach Elisa’, that was seen in news recently?

[A] Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
[B] Mask
[C] Testing Kit
[D] Disinfectant

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39. ‘Micro-comb’, that was in news recently, is associated with which field?

[A] Medicine and Virology
[B] Internet and Communication
[C] Environment
[D] Nuclear Science

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40. ‘CatchUp’ application, that was seen in news, has been launched by which major technology company?

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

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