DAILY GK QUIZ: 26 - 31 JAN 2022

 DAILY GK QUIZ: 26 - 31 JAN 2022

[Q] The Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar (PMRBP) 2022 has been conferred upon how many students?

(a) 50

(b) 32

(c) 29

(d) 25

[ANS] c


[Q] The National Voters’ Day is observed every year on ________ in India.

(a) 21st January

(b) 22nd January

(c) 23rd January

(d) 25th January

[ANS] d


[Q] The Government of India has declared which day to be observed as the National Tourism Day in the country?

(a) 21 January

(b) 23 January

(c) 25 January

(d) 22 January

[ANS] c


[Q] Which team has won the 9th National Women’s Ice Hockey Championship in 2022 held in Himachal Pradesh?

(a) Chandigarh

(b) Indo-Tibetan Border Police

(c) Delhi

(d) Ladakh

[ANS] d


[Q] Which of the following has developed an indigenous RT-PCR diagnostic kit, ‘Om’, for the testing of Omicron variant of coronavirus?

(a) DRDO


(c) IIT Madras


[ANS] b


[Q] India’s ________ gets the best film award at 20th Dhaka International Film Festival.

(a) Pushpa

(b) Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham

(c) Jai Bhim

(d) Koozhangal

[ANS] d


[Q] Name the player who has been conferred with the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Men’s Cricketer of the Year 2021.

(a) Shaheen Afridi

(b) Mohammad Rizwan

(c) Joe Root

(d) Babar Azam

[ANS] a


[Q] Who has been awarded ICC Men’s T20I Cricketer of the Year 2021?

(a) Zeeshan Maqsood

(b) Janneman Malan

(c) Joe Root

(d) Mohammad Rizwan

[ANS] d


[Q] Name the Maritime Exercise that was recently conducted by the Indian Navy at the Arabian Sea:

(a) Shinyuu Maitri 2022

(b) Paschim Lehar 2022

(c) Eastern Bridge 2022

(d) Vajra Prahar 2022

[ANS] b


[Q] Name the Decommissioned Indian Naval Ship (INS) that was recently handed over to the Diu Administration that will be converted as a museum.

(a) INS Dunagiri

(b) INS Vindhyagiri

(c) INS Ganga

(d) INS Khukri

[ANS] d


[Q] Which Small Finance Bank recently amalgamated with the Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative Bank (PMC Bank):

(a) Ujjivan SFB

(b) Equitas SFB

(c) Unity SFB

(d) Capital SFB

[ANS] c


[Q] Who authored the Book , ‘A Little Book of India: Celebrating 75 years of Independence’:

(a) Jhumpa Lahiri

(b) Ruskin Bond

(c) Vikram Seth

(d) Kiran Desai

[ANS] b


[Q] In 2022, India is celebrating its __________ Republic Day.

(a) 72nd

(b) 73rd

(c) 74th

(d) 75th

[ANS] b


[Q] International Customs Day (ICD) is marked annually on which day?

(a) 23 January

(b) 24 January

(c) 25 January

(d) 26 January

[ANS] d


[Q] Who has been conferred with the Assam’s highest civilian honour ‘Assam Baibhav’ for the year 2021?

(a) Cyrus Mistry

(b) Adar Poonawalla

(c) Azim Premji

(d) Ratan Tata

[ANS] d


[Q] What is the projected GDP growth rate of India in FY22 as per IMF’s latest world economic outlook?

(a) 7%

(b) 9%

(c) 8%

(d) 10%

[ANS] b


[Q] Which brand has emerged as the world’s most valuable brand in 2022 according to the Brand Finance 2022 Global 500 report?

(a) Google

(b) Amazon

(c) Facebook

(d) Apple

[ANS] d


[Q] What is the rank of India in Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2021?

(a) 81

(b) 88

(c) 85

(d) 89

[ANS] c


[Q] How many people have been conferred with the Padma Awards in 2022?

(a) 174

(b) 275

(c) 328

(d) 128

[ANS] d


[Q] The theme for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2022 is __________.

(a) Memory, Dignity and Justice

(b) Remembrance and Beyond

(c) Holocaust Education and Remembrance for Global Justice

(d) Facing the Aftermath: Recovery and Reconstitution after the Holocaust

[ANS] a


[Q] How many Gallantry awards have been conferred by the President of India in 2022?

(a) 400

(b) 190

(c) 221

(d) 384

[ANS] d


[Q] Which country recently signed a USD 376.96 Million deal with Brahmos Aerospace Private Limited (India) to procure Brahmos Missiles:

(a) Japan

(b) Singapore

(c) Philippines

(d) Srilanka

[ANS] c


[Q] In which city India’s largest Electric Vehicle (EV) charging Station was inaugurated by National Highway for Electric Vehicle (NHEV) in January 2022:

(a) Patna, Bihar

(b) Gurgaon, Haryana

(c) Ranchi, Jharkhand

(d) Noida,UP

[ANS] b


[Q] Which Bank recently listed its 1st USD 300 million Formosa Bonds on India INX and became the 1st Indian entity to raise money through Formosa Bonds:

(a) Bank of Baroda

(b) SBI

(c) HDFC Bank

(d) Axis Bank

[ANS] b


[Q] Which company recently partnered with FICCI to support 5 lakh women-led small businesses under # SheMeansBusiness programme:

(a) Amazon

(b) Wipro

(c) Meta

(d) TCS

[ANS] c