DAILY GK QUIZ: 8 - 10 DEC 2021

 DAILY GK QUIZ: 8 - 10 DEC 2021

[Q] The Ministry of Environment Forest & Climate Change (MoEFCC) declared the Kazhuveli wetland as the 16th Bird Sanctuary of Which State?

(a) Andhra Pradesh

(b) Tamil Nadu

(c) Karnataka

(d) Telangana

(e) Kerala

[ANS] b


[Q] As per the report ‘Top 100 arms-producing & military services companies, 2020’ by SIPRI, India’s HAL, Indian Ordnance Factories & ___________ ranks among the top 100 manufacturers globally while US’s Lockheed Martin Corp tops.

(a) Boeing India Pvt Ltd

(b) Electronics Corporation of India Ltd

(c) Bharat Electronics Limited

(d) BrahMos Aerospace Pvt Ltd

(e) Airnetz Aviation Pvt Ltd

[ANS] c


[Q] In December 2021, RBI Imposed restriction on which bank to limit the withdrawals to upto Rs. 10,000 for customers?

(a) Punjab & Maharashtra Co-operative Bank

(b) Himachal Pradesh State Cooperative Bank Ltd

(c) Ahmednagar Merchant’s Co-operative Bank Ltd

(d) Nagar Urban Co-operative Bank Ltd

(e) Saraswat Cooperative Bank Ltd

[ANS] d


[Q] Who became the 1st female president of Honduras in the Presidential election of Honduras in December 2021?

(a) Samia Suluhu Hassan

(b) Vjosa Osmani

(c) Xiomara Castro

(d) Nasry Asfura

(e) Jeanine Áñez

[ANS] c


[Q] Armed Forces Flag Day is annually observed across India on?

(a) 4th December

(b) 8th December

(c) 6th December

(d) 5th December

(e) 7th December

[ANS] e


[Q] As per the Lowy Institute ‘Asia Power Index 2021’, India Ranked as _____ most powerful country in Asia, while ______ tops the index.

(a) 3rd; Japan

(b) 4th; China

(c) 2nd; United State

(d) 3rd; China

(e) 4th; United States

[ANS] e


[Q] Nilmani Phookan Jr won ______ Jnanpith award & __________ won the 57th Jnanpith award for their outstanding contribution to literature.

(a) 58th; Damodar Mauzo

(b) 54th; Akkitham Narayanan

(c) 56th; Damodar Mauzo

(d) 58th; Akkitham Narayanan

(e) 56th; Balamani Amma

[ANS] c


[Q] Who recently joined the board of advisers for the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA)?

(a) A K Joti

(b) Sushil Chandra

(c) Nasim Zaidi

(d) Sunil Arora

(e) Om Prakash Rawat

[ANS] d


[Q] Which country recently tested fire the Vertically Launched Short Range Surface to Air Missile to overcome the various aerial threats?

(a) Japan

(b) China

(c) Pakistan

(d) Israel

(e) India

[ANS] e


[Q] In which aircraft India tested the air version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the integrated test range of Chandipur, Odisha?

(a) Sukhoi Su-57

(b) Mikoyan MiG-29K

(c) Sukhoi 30 MK-I

(d) Dassault Mirage 2000

(e) HAL Tejas MK-2

[ANS] c


[Q] The 11th Edition of Joint Military Exercise “EKUVERIN” was conducted between India & which country?

(a) Indonesia

(b) Russia

(c) Australia

(d) Maldives

(e) Sri Lanka

[ANS] d


[Q] Who topped Fortune India’s most powerful women List 2021?

(a) Smriti Zubin Irani

(b) Nita Ambani

(c) Suchitra Ella

(d) Nirmala Sitharaman

(e) Soumya Swaminathan

[ANS] d


[Q] India won _______ medals in the 4th Asian Youth Para Games (AYPG) that was held in Riffa, Bahrain.

(a) 50

(b) 41

(c) 26

(d) 29

(e) 32

[ANS] b


[Q] What is the theme of International Anti-Corruption Day is annually observed ON 9th December across the globe by the UN?

(a) Recover with Integrity to Build Forward Better

(b) Take action – Lead the change – Be the change

(c) United against corruption for development, peace and security

(d) Your right, your role: say no to corruption

(e) Break the corruption chain

[ANS] d