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Current Affairs MCQs of 9th july 2021
Q.1 Which nation’s President was assassinated in his home on July 7, 2021?
a. Domican Republic
c. Puerto Pico
d. El Salvador
Q.2 Who is India’s new Railways Minister?
a. Ashwini Vaishnaw
b. Bhupendra Yadav
c. Hardeep Singh Puri
d. Mansukh Mandaviya
Q.3 Who is the new Health Minister of India?
a. Ashwini Vaishnaw
b. Kiren Rijiju
c. Mansukh Mandaviya
d. G Kishan Reddy
Q.4 Who has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Khadi Prakritik Paint?
a. Amitabh Bachchan
b. Nitin Gadkari
c. Narendra Modi
d. Aamir Khan
Q.5 Indian women’s cricket team skipper Mithali Raj has surpassed whom to become the top run-getter in international cricket across all formats?
a. Charlotte Edwards
b. Anya Shrubsole
c. Lydia Greenway
d. Sarah Taylor
Q.6 Which of the following Indian origin lady has been appointed as the CEO of Waze?
a. Nikita Arora
b. Sonia Syngal
c. Neha Parikh
d. Anjali Sud
Q.7 Who has been appointed as the flag-bearer for the Indian contingent at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics?
a. MC Mary Kom and Manpreet Singh
b. Geeta Phogat and Amit Panghal
c. Hima Das and Manish Kaushik
d. Sushil Kumar and Pooja Rani
Q.8 Who is the author of the book titled ‘The Fourth Lion: Essays for Gopalkrishna Gandhi’?
a. M. K. Gandhi
b. Amish Tripathi
c. Arun Tiwari
d. Venu Madhav Govindu
Q.9 Who has inaugurated and addressed the CoWin Global Conclave virtually?
a. Narendra Modi
b. Ramnath Kovind
c. Rajnath Singh
d. Amit Shah
Q.10 E-Medha portal, AMAR portal and SHAI portal have been launched by which ministry?
a. Ministry of Education
b. Ministry of Sports
c. Ministry of Agriculture
d. Ministry of Ayush
Q.1 b) Haiti President Jovenel Moise was assassinated by gunmen in his home on July 7, 2021. His wife was also wounded in the attack, confirmed interim Prime Minister of Haiti, Claude Joseph. The police and military were in control of security in Haiti, which has a history of political upheaval and dictatorship.
Q.4 b) Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari has been roped in as the Brand Ambassador of Khadi Prakritik Paint. Khadi Prakritik Paint has been developed from cow dung.
Q.5 a) Indian women’s cricket team skipper Mithali Raj became the top run-getter in international cricket across all formats, surpassing former England batter Charlotte Edwards.
Q.6 c) The Indian-American Neha Parikh has been appointed as the CEO of Waze, a crowd-sourced GPS navigation app and a subsidiary of tech giant Google.
Q.7 a) The six-time world boxing champion MC Mary Kom and men’s hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh have been named as flag-bearers for the Indian contingent at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics.
Q.9 a) The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has inaugurated and addressed the CoWin Global Conclave, virtually.
Q.10 d) The Union Minister of Ayush Shri Kiran Rijiju virtually inaugurated five portals of importance and four publications, related to the Traditional Indian Medicine System of India.