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271.
Which Indian IT major has collaborated with Microsoft to bring AI capabilities to the forefront of business operations across various industries?
TCS
Wipro
Infosys
HCL Technologies
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Infosys has collaborated with Microsoft to bring AI capabilities to the forefront of business operations across various industries.

272.
Which AI startup has Amazon announced a strategic investment of up to $4 billion in?
OpenAI
Anthropic
DeepMind
Hugging Face
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Amazon has announced a strategic investment of up to $4 billion in Anthropic, an AI startup, to enhance its presence in generative artificial intelligence. Anthropic is a San Francisco-based startup that was founded in 2017 by former OpenAI researchers. The company is focused on developing safe and reliable AI systems.

273.
Which rare metal has been found in sediment samples collected from the Gulf of Khambhat, off the coast of Gujarat?
Lithium
Vanadium
Cobalt
Nickel
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The rare metal vanadium has been found in sediment samples collected from the Gulf of Khambhat, off the coast of Gujarat.

274.
Which country ranks first among 154 nations in grassroots crypto adoption, according to the Chainalysis' 2023 Global Crypto Adoption Index?
United States
China
India
El Salvador
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India ranks first among 154 nations in grassroots crypto adoption, according to the Chainalysis' 2023 Global Crypto Adoption Index. This is despite the fact that India has implemented some of the most challenging regulations on cryptocurrency in the world.

275.
Which space agency's experiment has successfully generated oxygen on Mars?
NASA
ISRO
European Space Agency
SpaceX
Answer: Option
Explanation:
NASA's Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment, or MOXIE, has successfully generated oxygen on Mars. MOXIE was carried on the Perseverance rover, which landed on Mars in February 2021. MOXIE works by splitting carbon dioxide molecules in the Martian atmosphere into oxygen and carbon monoxide. MOXIE was designed to produce 10 grams of oxygen per hour, but it has exceeded that goal, producing up to 12 grams of oxygen per hour at its most efficient.