[Q] Which of the following world heritage sites was recommended on a list of ‘in danger’ by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)?

(a) Amazon Rainforest (Brazil)

(b) Sundarbans Mangrove Forest (India)

(c) Angel Falls (Venezuela)

(d) Great Barrier Reef (Australia)

[ANS] d


[Q] ____________ from Norway defeated Poland’s Jan-Krzysztof Duda in the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour (MCCT) finals 2022, while Indian Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa finished _______ in the final standing.

(a) Wesley So; 3rd

(b) Magnus Carlsen; 5th

(c) Wesley So; 4th

(d) Magnus Carlsen; 3rd

[ANS] b


[Q] When was the United Nations (UN)’s Day of Remembrance for All Victims of Chemical Warfare 2022 observed across the globe?

(a) 28th November 2022

(b) 30th November 2022

(c) 27th November 2022

(d) 29th November 2022

[ANS] b


[Q] Singapore Airlines and Tata Sons have agreed to merge Air India and Vistara by which year?

(a) 2023

(b) 2024

(c) 2025

(d) 2026

[ANS] b


[Q] The world’s largest active volcano Hawaii’s Mauna Loa erupted for the first time in almost 40 years. Hawaii is the state of which country?

(a) Maldives

(b) Australia

(c) USA

(d) Japan

[ANS] c


[Q] Airline EasyJet and aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce had successfully tested world’s first _____-powered aircraft engine.

(a) Hydrogen

(b) Oxygen

(c) Nitrogen

(d) CNG

[ANS] a


[Q] Every year, on __________, the world commemorates World AIDS Day.

(a) 5 December

(b) 4 December

(c) 3 December

(d) 1 December

[ANS] d


[Q] What is the theme of World AIDS Day 2022?

(a) Global solidarity, resilient services

(b) End inequalities

(c) Equalize

(d) Everybody Counts

[ANS] c


[Q] Who will be the first woman to referee a FIFA men’s World Cup 2022 match?

(a) Fernanda Colombo

(b) Yoshimi Yamashita

(c) SalimaMukansanga

(d) Stephanie Frappart

[ANS] d


[Q] Who has bagged the top spot on the Forbes 2022 list of India’s 100 richest with a net worth of $150 billion?

(a) Hinduja Brothers

(b) Shiv Nadar

(c) Cyrus Poonawalla

(d) GautamAdani

[ANS] d


[Q] How many national monuments to be illuminated to mark India’s assumption of G -20 Presidency on 1 December 2022?

(a) 50

(b) 75

(c) 100

(d) 125

[ANS] c


[Q] The 12th edition of Agni Warrior (XAW) 2022, a bilateral exercise between the _______ Armed Forces & Indian Army (IA) conducted at Maharashtra In November 2022.

(a) Singapore

(b) France

(c) United States of America

(d) Indonesia

[ANS] a


[Q] Which country has recently signed an MoU with India to enhance the professional practices between two countries?

(a) Brazil

(b) Chile

(c) Germany

(d) Japan

[ANS] b


[Q] Name the company that has recently become 1st company to file a confidential Draft Red Herring Prospectus (DRHP) with the SEBI for its Initial Public Offering (IPO).

(a) NDTV

(b) Tata Play

(c) Republic TV

(d) Star Plus

[ANS] b


[Q] When was United Nations (UN)’s International Day for the Abolition of Slavery 2022 observed across the globe?

(a) 28th November 2022

(b) 1st December 2022

(c) 2nd December 2022

(d) 30th November 2022

[ANS] c


[Q] The gross GST revenue collected in the month of November 2022 is ________.

(a) Rs. 1,25,867 crore

(b) Rs. 1,35,867 crore

(c) Rs. 1,45,867 crore

(d) Rs. 1,55,867 crore

[ANS] c


[Q] On ______ is celebrated as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, worldwide.

(a) December 1st

(b) December 5th

(c) December 4th

(d) December 3nd

[ANS] d