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Current Affairs Quiz 27th October 2023

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1. Automotive Milestone in India:

What significant milestone did India achieve in the automotive sector?

A) Launch of the first electric vehicle
B) Production of ‘reference’ fuels
C) Introduction of hybrid cars
D) Export of automotive parts

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

  • Explanation: India marked a significant milestone by introducing the production of ‘reference’ petrol and diesel, which are vital for calibrating and testing vehicles.

 

2. Inauguration of the 37th National Games:

Who inaugurated the 37th National Games in Goa?

A) The President of India
B) The Sports Minister
C) The Prime Minister of India
D) The Chief Minister of Goa

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi officially inaugurated the 37th National Games in Panaji, Goa.

 

3. National Cooperative Exports Limited (NCEL):

What is the purpose of the National Cooperative Exports Limited (NCEL)?

A) To provide agricultural loans
B) To promote cooperative exports
C) To regulate the national stock exchange
D) To oversee rural development

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Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

  • Explanation: NCEL has been established as a nationallevel multistate cooperative society to act as an umbrella organization for exports within the cooperative sector.

 

4. Indian Mobile Congress Initiative:

What groundbreaking initiative did Akash Ambani introduce at the Indian Mobile Congress?

A) Space Fibre
B) Digital India 2.0
C) Jio 5G Network
D) Jio Education Platform

Answer and Explanation

Answer: A

  • Explanation: Akash Ambani introduced Space Fibre, India’s first satellitebased giga fibre service capable of delivering internet speeds of up to 1 Gbps.

 

5. Political Appointment in Slovakia:

What position did Robert Fico assume in Slovakia?

A) President
B) Prime Minister
C) Finance Minister
D) Foreign Minister

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

  • Explanation: Robert Fico has taken office as Slovakia’s Prime Minister for the fourth time.

 

6. Crisis in Italy:

What crisis is Italy currently facing?

A) Economic recession
B) Political instability
C) A demographic crisis with record low births
D) Natural disasters

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: Italy is experiencing a severe demographic crisis, with the number of births hitting a new low this year.

 

7. ‘iStart Talent Connect Portal’:

What is the ‘iStart Talent Connect Portal’?

A) A job search engine
B) A platform for startups to find investors
C) A portal for talent discovery and job provision
D) An elearning platform

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: The ‘iStart Talent Connect Portal’ is a platform developed to cater to the needs of both job providers and job seekers in Rajasthan.

 

8. Joint Naval Exercise:

Where was the joint naval exercise between India and the EU conducted?

A) Indian Ocean
B) Gulf of Aden
C) Arabian Sea
D) Gulf of Guinea

Answer and Explanation

Answer: D

  • Explanation: India and the EU carried out their first joint naval exercise in the Gulf of Guinea, aimed at strengthening maritime security.

 

9. Indian Army’s Training Facility:

What unique training facility was inaugurated at the Indian Army’s Special Forces Training School in Himachal Pradesh?

A) Highaltitude training camp
B) Combat simulation center
C) Vertical Wind Tunnel (VWT)
D) Underwater warfare school

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: The Indian Army inaugurated its first Vertical Wind Tunnel (VWT) at the Special Forces Training School to enhance combat free fall training.

 

10. RBI Penalty on Credit Bureaus:

What penalty will the RBI impose on credit bureaus failing to resolve complaints in 30 days?

A) Cancellation of license
B) ₹100 daily fine
C) Onetime penalty of ₹10,000
D) A warning notice

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

  • Explanation: The RBI has informed that a fine of ₹100 per day will be imposed on credit bureaus that fail to resolve complaints within 30 days.

 

11. Zomato’s Initiative for Women:

What new initiative has Zomato introduced for its women delivery partners?

A) A career mentorship program
B) Maternity insurance plan
C) Flexible working hours
D) Education scholarships

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

  • Explanation: Zomato has introduced a maternity insurance plan to support its women delivery partners by easing the financial burden during pregnancy.

 

12. World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2023:

What was the theme for World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2023?

A) “Your Window to the World”
B) “Preserving Our Heritage”
C) “Audiovisuals for the Future”
D) “The World in Pictures and Sound”

Answer and Explanation

Answer: A

  • Explanation: The theme for World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2023 was “Your Window to the World,” highlighting the importance of audiovisual materials in understanding history.

 

13. India’s Global Rank in Fintech:

What is India’s global rank in terms of fintech unicorns?

A) First
B) Second
C) Third
D) Fourth

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: India has secured the third position globally with 17 fintech unicorns, according to global research firm Statista.

 

14. RCSUDAN’s Operational Years:

How many years has RCSUDAN been operational in enhancing air connectivity in India?

A) Four years
B) Five years
C) Six years
D) Seven years

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: RCSUDAN, which focuses on improving air connectivity in remote and underserved regions of India, completed six successful years in 2023.

 

15. Reliance Jio and Plume Partnership:

What is the name of the services introduced by Reliance Jio in partnership with Plume?

A) JioHome and JioWork
B) HomePass and WorkPass
C) JioPlume Home and JioPlume Work
D) JioAI Home and JioAI Work

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

  • Explanation: Reliance Jio partnered with Plume to offer “HomePass” and “WorkPass,” AIpowered services enhancing the digital experience of its subscribers.

 

16. Global Teacher Prize 2023:

What is the Global Teacher Prize 2023 known for?

A) Celebrating technological innovations in education
B) Honoring contributions to online learning
C) Recognizing outstanding teachers worldwide
D) Awarding the best educational institutions

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: The Global Teacher Prize celebrates exceptional educators from across the globe for their significant contributions to the field of education.

 

17. Celebrity Brand Ambassador:

Which brand appointed Katrina Kaif as its Global Brand Ambassador?

A) Rolex
B) Omega
C) Rado
D) TAG Heuer

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: Luxury Swiss watch brand Rado appointed Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif as its Global Brand Ambassador.

18. Record in Asian Para Games:

Who broke the world record in the men’s javelin F46 event at the Asian Para Games?

A) Sumit Antil
B) Dinesh Priyantha
C) Sundar Singh Gurjar
D) Neeraj Chopra

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

  • Explanation: Sundar Singh Gurjar broke the world record in the men’s javelin F46 event with a throw of 68.60 meters at the Asian Para Games.
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