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46. 

Tulagi Island, sometimes seen in news, is the territory of which country?

A. Kiribati
B. Tuvalu
C. Nauru
D. Solomon

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Chinese company 'Sam Enterprise Group' has signed a secretive deal with the government of the Solomon Islands to lease an entire Tulagi island for up to 75 years but the status of the lease remains unclear since it is a non-binding agreement.

47. 

"Mind Master: Winning Lessons from a Champion's Life" is written by whom?

A. Abhijit Kunte
B. Krishnan Sasikiran
C. Viswanathan Anand
D. Baskaran Adhiban

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian Chess player, Viswanathan Anand has penned a book titled "Mind Master: Winning Lessons from a Champion's Life".

48. 

Which of the following best describe the Buddha Nullah?

A. An ancient Buddhist site
B. Statue of Lord Buddha
C. A water stream
D. Image of Buddha

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Budha Nullah is a seasonal water stream, which runs through the Malwa region of Punjab and after passing through highly populated Ludhiana district, it drains into Sutlej River. Today it has also become a major source of pollution in the region.

49. 

Which organization releases World Economic Outlook (WEO)?

A. World Bank
B. IMF
C. WTO
D. GEF

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

IMF's World Economic Outlook (WEO) was released on October 15, 2019

50. 

On the occasion of World Food Day, which scheme was launched by FSSAI?

A. Food Quality Scheme
B. Health and Food Relation Scheme
C. Food Supply Gram
D. Food Safety Mitra

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan launched Food Safety Mitra Scheme to engage motivated individuals with the food safety ecosystem at ground level.