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51. 

"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".

52. 

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.

53. 

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

54. 

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.

55. 

The Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Report (APTIR) was release by which organizations?

A. ESCAP
B. UNCTAD
C. Both 1 and 2
D. WTO

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Report (APTIR) was jointly released by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).