Current Affairs - Miscellaneous

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  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
21. 

What is the rank of Indian in the report regarding physical activity of adolescents aged between 11 and 17 years?

A. 5
B. 8
C. 9
D. 10

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The World Health Organization on November 22, 2019 published its study about physical activity of adolescents aged between 11 and 17 years. India was ranked eighth reporting lowest level of physical activity.

22. 

Dallol Geothermal Field belongs to which country?

A. Russia
B. Sudan
C. Ethiopia
D. Norway

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Researchers have found an aquatic environment on Earth with complete absence of any form of life. The findings revealed that any form of microbial life was absent in the hot, saline, hyperacid ponds of Dallol Geothermal Field in Ethiopia.

23. 

'SHIKHAR SE PUKAR' is a documentary film related to which topic?

A. Girl Education
B. Water Conservation
C. Women Empowerment
D. None of the above

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Union Minister for Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat released a short documentary film on Water Conservation named 'SHIKHAR SE PUKAR' in New Delhi.

24. 

Who will direct historical drama 'King Leopold's Ghost'?

A. Ridley Scott
B. Ben Affleck
C. Farhad Safinia
D. Adam Hochschild

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Ben Affleck has set King Leopold's Ghost, a true story of rebellion against genocide in the Congo in the late 1800s, as his next directorial project.

25. 

Which of the following has recently unveiled its first ever electric truck?

A. Mitsubishi
B. BMW
C. Tesla
D. Mercedes-Benz

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Tesla Inc unveiled its first pickup truck, delivering on a promise by Chief Executive Elon Musk to build an electric version of America's favourite vehicle and one that threatens the heart of Detroit automakers' profits.