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51. 

Laxmipriya Mohapatra, who has passed away recently was a maestro of which dance form?

A. Kathak
B. Bharatnatyam
C. Kathakali
D. Odissi

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Odissi dancer Laxmipriya Mohapatra has has passed away due to old age-related ailments. She was 86.

52. 

The World Development Report 2021 has been released by which organisation?

A. World Bank
B. WEF
C. UNCTAD
D. IMF

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The "World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives" was released by the World Bank.

53. 

How much GW of new wind energy to be generated every year to limit global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels?

A. 380GW
B. 280 GW
C. 80GW
D. 180 GW

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The world needs to install a minimum of 180 GW of new wind energy every single year to limit global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.

54. 

What is the theme of Earth Hour 2021?

A. Save Energy, Save Earth - Energy saving, Earth protection
B. Shining a light at Climate Action
C. Climate Action and sustainable development
D. Climate Change to Save Earth

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Earth Hour 2021 theme focused on "Climate Change to Save Earth."

55. 

Who has topped the GROHE Hurun Indian Real Estate Rich List for 2020?

A. Rajiv Singh
B. N. Hiranandani
C. M.P. Lodha
D. Ajay Pirama

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Mangal Prabhat Lodha and the family of Lodha Group is India's richest real estate developer on GROHE Hurun India Real Estate Rich List for 2020.