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Exercise :: Science - Latest Current Affairs

  • Science - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Who among the following is the name of the first person who did spacewalk in 1965 but died recently?

A. Alexei Leonov
B. Fyodor Gorbachov
C. Joseph Huston
D. Mark Elliot

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Alexei Leonov was the first astronaut who did a spacewalk for the first time in the world. Alexey Leonov of the Soviet Union has died in Russia at the age of 85 years recently. On 18 March 1965, he took a spacewalk for 12 minutes in the space.

2. 

What is the name of NASA's recently launched a satellite to study the ionosphere?

A. PROP
B. ICON
C. MARK
D. ROCK

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

NASA has launched a satellite named ICON to study the ionosphere. According to information released by NASA, this mission will bring out the information about where the Earth and the ionosphere meet. The mission was to be launched in 2017 but due to a technical flaw, it has been launched after two years.

3. 

Which of the following devices has been launched for ocean states forecast and mapping potential fishing zones?

A. Nishta
B. GEMINI
C. SEAFORC
D. None of the above

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

A device named GEMINI for ocean states forecast and mapping potential fishing zones was launched. It stands for Gagan Enabled Mariner's Instrument for Navigation and Information.

4. 

Which of the following agencies is going to organize Women Spacewalk on October 21?

A. NASA
B. JAXA
C. ISA
D. ISRO

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

NASA is going to organize women spacewalk on October 2019 which was postponed earlier.

5. 

Stubble burning results in emission of harmful gases such

A. Carbon Monoxide
B. Nitrogen dioxide
C. Ozone
D. Nitrous Monoxide

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Stubble burning results in emission of harmful gases such carbon dioxide, Sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide along with particulate matter.