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Current Affairs MCQs of 10th December 2021
Q.1 What is the name of the portal launched by Ministry of Civil Aviation for seamless air travel during Covid?
a. Air Suvidha
b. Bharat Travel
c. Pradhan Mantri Aviation
d. Welcome India
Q.2 Which space agency launched its ‘Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD)’?
c. Blue Origin
Q.3 The 11th edition of Exercise EKUVERIN between India and which other country?
Q.4 Which state’s Chief Minister has launched a web portal and a mobile application prepared by the state finance Department?
d. West Bengal
Q.5 Ajaz Patel became 3rd Bowler to take 10 Wickets in an Innings, he hails from which country?
c. Sri Lanka
d. New Zealand
Q.6 Who has been invited to join the Board of Advisers of International IDEA?
a. N. V. Ramana
b. SA Bobde
c. Ranjan Gogoi
d. Sunil Arora
Q.7 Which scheme was launched by Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Dr Virendra Kumar for socio economic upliftment of SC students?
Q.8 Recently Centre initiated Scheme for Protection and Preservation of Endangered Languages of India.At present,it covers how many languages?
Q.9 Which bank has launched android app for differently-abled employees named PRIDE CRMD?
Q.10 Which country team reclaimed the top spot in ICC Test Rankings 2021?
Q.2 b) NASA launched its new Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) — the agency’s first-ever laser communications system — from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. The LCRD will help the agency test optical communication in space.
Q.3 a) The 11th edition of Exercise EKUVERIN between India and Maldives will be conducted at Kadhdhoo Island, Maldives. It will conclude on 19th of this month.
Q.4 c) Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren launched a web portal named ‘Hamar Apan Budget’ and a mobile application (app) prepared by the state finance Department from the Chief Minister’s residential office in Ranchi.
Q.6 d) Former Chief Election Commissioner of India, Sunil Arora has been invited to join the Board of Advisors for International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA).
Q.7 a) Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Dr Virendra Kumar launched Scheme for Residential Education for Students in High Schools in Targeted Areas (SRESHTA) for socio-economic upliftment and overall development of Scheduled Castes students.
Q.9 a) Punjab National Bank (PNB) said it has launched PNB Pride-CRMD module tool, an android-based application for differently-abled employees, to monitor and effectively follow up with the special mention account (SMA) borrowers.
Q.10 a) India beat New Zealand by 372 runs in the second test at Mumbai to win the two-match series 1-0. India mopped up the New Zealand lower order within 40 minutes of play on day four at the Wankhede Stadium. Chasing a mammoth 540, the Black Caps were bowled out for 167 in 56.3 overs.