DAILY GK QUIZ: 5 - 7 DEC 2021

 DAILY GK QUIZ: 5 - 7 DEC 2021

[Q] Recently, Pradip Shah, founder of IndAsia Fund Advisors, has been appointed chairman of NARCL. What is the full form of NARCL?

(a) National Asset Restructuring Company

(b) National Asset Reconstruction Company

(c) Non- Asset Reconstruction Company

(d) National Asset Reconstruction Corporation

(e) Non- Asset Restructuring Corporation

[ANS] b


[Q] Assam’s highest civilian award was conferred on Ratan Tata for his contribution to which of the following services?

(a) Cancer care

(b) Steel Project

(c) Motor Service

(d) Air Service

(e) All of the above

[ANS] a


[Q] How much loan has been approved by the ADB to help the government of India to improve the quality of the country’s school education?

(a) $ 100 million

(b) $ 250 million

(c) $ 500 million

(d) $ 300 million

(e) $ 150 million

[ANS] c


[Q] Who has been appointed as the new Deputy Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF)?

(a) Anshula Kant

(b) Gita Gopinath

(c) Geoffrey Okamoto

(d) KV Kamath

(e) Kristalina Georgieva

[ANS] b


[Q] In India, _______ is observed as the National Navy Day every year, to celebrate the achievements and role of the naval force to the country.

(a) December 1

(b) December 2

(c) December 3

(d) December 4

(e) December 5

[ANS] d


[Q] Earth Station of Doordarshan Kendra inaugurated in ________.

(a) Gorakhpur

(b) Kanpur

(c) Dehradun

(d) Nainital

(e) Shimla

[ANS] a


[Q] Name India’s 1st Indigenous server that was recently launched by MoS E&IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar, which was developed by C-DAC under the National Supercomputing Mission.

(a) Swadeshi

(b) NaYa


(d) Bharat


[ANS] c


[Q] Every year, the World Soil Day is celebrated on ______________.

(a) 5 December

(b) 6 December

(c) 7 December

(d) 8 December

(e) 9 December

[ANS] a


[Q] What was the theme for International Volunteer Day 2021?

(a) Volunteer for an inclusive future

(b) Volunteer now for our common future

(c) Volunteers build Resilient Communities

(d) #VolunteersActFirst

(e) #GlobalApplause – give volunteers a hand

[ANS] b


[Q] Alka Upadhyaya has been appointed chairperson of which institution?

(a) DRDO

(b) ISRO

(c) NHAI

(d) State Bank of India

(e) LIC of India

[ANS] c


[Q] New Zealand’s Ajaz Patel created history by becoming ______ bowler in Test cricket to claim all 10 wickets in an innings.

(a) 3rd

(b) 4th

(c) 7th

(d) 2nd

(e) 1st

[ANS] a


[Q] Vinod Dua recently passed away at 67. He was associated with which field?

(a) Politics

(b) Architecture

(c) Journalism

(d) Administrator

(e) Economist

[ANS] c


[Q] OYO company has appointed whom as its strategic group advisor?

(a) B Srinivasan

(b) Nandan Nilekani

(c) Vishnu Shekhar

(d) Arundhati Bhattacharya

(e) Rajnish Kumar

[ANS] e


[Q] Cambridge Dictionary has recently named which among the following as the Word of the Year 2021?

(a) Perseverance

(b) Clarity

(c) Vision

(d) NFT

(e) Mask

[ANS] a


[Q] What was the theme for World Soil Day 2021?

(a) Stop Soil Erosion, Save our Future!

(b) Be the Solution to Soil Pollution

(c) Halt soil salinization, boost soil productivity

(d) Keep Soil Alive, Protect Soil Biodiversity

(e) Soil & Pulses, symbiosis for life

[ANS] c