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Exercise : Daily Current Affairs
  • October 5, 2022 Current Affairs
1.
The Jayanti of Shyamji Krishna Varma is being celebrated on which date?
October 01
October 03
October 04
October 02
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi paid tributes to Shyamji Krishna Varma on his Jayanti on October 04.

2.
Which country beat China to win the Women's Basketball World Cup 2022 title?
India
USA
Japan
UK
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The USA beat China to win the Women's Basketball World Cup 2022 title.

3.
15th International Sufi Rang Mahotsav 2022 is being organized in which city?
Sonipat
Ajmer
Puri
Vidisha
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The 15th International Sufi Rang Mahotsav 2022 is being organized in Ajmer.

4.
ECI launched which Radio series in collaboration with All India Radio for voter awareness?
Matdata Junction
Mat Daalo
Vote Do
Elect Your Choice
Answer: Option
Explanation:
ECI launched the Radio series - 'Matdata Junction' in collaboration with All India Radio for voter awareness.

5.
Which country became the largest producer and second-largest exporter of sugar in the world?
Cuba
India
Pakistan
China
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India became the largest producer and second-largest exporter of sugar in the world.

6.
Who has been named FIH Women's Rising Player of the Year 2021-22?
Mamta Kharab
Neha Malik
Sonia Dahiya
Mumtaz Khan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Mumtaz Khan named FIH Women's Rising Player of the Year 2021-22.

7.
India has inked a defence export deal with which country?
USA
Syria
Israel
Armenia
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India has inked an defence export deal with Armenia, which is facing threat from border tensions from Azerbaijan.

8.
Who won the 2022 UN Refugee Award?
Angela Merkel
Hilary Clinton
Nisha Gupta
Vibhi Snehwal
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel Wins UN Refugee Award 2022.

9.
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has saluted the people of Turtuk in which city for their passion and vision towards Swachh India?
Patna
Jaipur
Ladakh
Allahabad
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has saluted the people of Turtuk in Ladakh for their passion and vision for Swachh India.

10.
The Prime Minister has lauded South Western Railways for Sculpture made from plastic & pet bottles at which Station?
Delhi Station
KSR Hyderabad Station
KSR Bengaluru Station
KSR Kolkata Station
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Prime Minister has lauded South Western Railways for Sculpture made from plastic & pet bottles at KSR Bengaluru Station.

11.
Which nation's Yunqing Tang will earn the SASTRA Ramanujan Prize in 2022?
China
Japan
USA
UK
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Yunqing Tang of China is to receive SASTRA Ramanujan Prize 2022.

12.
The NGT has directed which state to revive the Sukapaika River within 6 months?
Odisha
Bihar
Kerala
Telangana
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The NGT has directed the state government of Odisha to revive the Sukapaika River within 6 months.

13.
Which GSLV will carry the 36 Gen 1 low-earth orbit (LEO) satellites of OneWeb into space?
Mk II
Mk III
Mk IV
Mk V
Answer: Option
Explanation:
OneWeb's 36 Gen 1 low-earth orbit (LEO) satellites will be launched aboard ISRO's GSLV-Mk III.

14.
The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, B.D. Mishra assumed additional charge as Governor of which state?
New Delhi
Assam
Manipur
Meghalaya
Answer: Option
Explanation:
On October 04, 2022, the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, Brigadier (Retd) B.D. Mishra assumes additional charge as Governor of Meghalaya.

15.
How many scientists have received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 'for the development of click chemistry and bioorthogonal chemistry'?
5
6
3
8
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Three scientists have received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 'for the development of click chemistry and bioorthogonal chemistry'.

16.
The tokenization of card-based payments will be implemented from which date?
October 01
October 04
September 03
September 04
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The tokenization of card-based payments will be implemented from October 1, 2022.

17.
Which one released its annual 'Trade and Development Report 2022'?
UNCTAD
World Bank
IMF
WTO
Answer: Option
Explanation:
UNCTAD released its annual 'Trade and Development Report 2022'.

18.
How many Ukrainian territories were formally annexed during Vladimir Putin's leadership?
5
4
7
8
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday announced that Russia is annexing four regions of Ukraine. Russia is annexing four regions of Ukraine, namely Donetsk, Luhansk, Kherson, and Zaporizhzhia. Together with Crimea which Russia annexed in 2014, Russia now claims 20% of Ukrainian territory.

19.
World Animal Welfare Day is celebrated on which date?
October 01
October 03
October 02
October 04
Answer: Option
Explanation:
World Animal Welfare Day is celebrated on 4 October to raise awareness among people about taking actions worldwide for the rights of animals as well as welfare.

20.
Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated India's second National Model Vedic School in which city?
Jaipur
Banaras
Allahabad
Puri
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates India's second National Model Vedic School in Puri, Odisha.