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66. 

Pi approximation day is observed annually on which date?

A. July 21
B. July 24
C. July 23
D. July 22

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Pi approximation day is observed annually on July 22. It is dedicated to the mathematical constant pi (p). The day is also called Casual Pi Day. Pi denotes the relationship between a circle's circumference and its diameter and is denoted by the fraction 22/7 which calculates approximately to 3.14.

67. 

National Broadcasting Day was observed on which date?

A. July 24
B. July 22
C. July 23
D. July 25

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

National Broadcasting Day was observed on 23 July. The first-ever radio broadcast in India went on air from the Bombay Station on 23 July 1927. The broadcasting was done under the then private company, the Indian Broadcasting Company (IBC). Radio Broadcasting: Radio broadcasting began in the year 1923.

68. 

United Nations celebrates World Chess Day globally on which date?

A. July 19
B. July 18
C. July 20
D. July 21

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

United Nations celebrates World Chess Day globally on 20 July every year. World Chess Day marks the date of the establishment of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) in Paris in 1924. It also provides an important platform to foster, dialogue, solidarity and culture of peace along with recognizing the instrumental role played by the FIDE in supporting international cooperation for chess activity and aiming to improve friendly harmony among all peoples of the world.

69. 

When is Mandela International Day celebrated?

A. July 18
B. July 19
C. July 17
D. July 20

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The United Nations' (UN) Nelson Mandela International Day is annually celebrated on July 18th, the birth anniversary of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, to recognise his contribution in creating a democratic South Africa.

70. 

Day of International Criminal Justice is annually observed on whcih day?

A. 14 July
B. 17 July
C. 18 July
D. 16 July

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Day of International Criminal Justice is annually observed on 17th July to recognise the importance of the international criminal justice system in prevailing the justice for the victims of the crimes, wars and genocide and to promote their rights.