May Monthly Current Affairs 2021 Quiz

May Monthly Current Affairs 2021 Quiz

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  • Who is the new CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL)?

a. Arun Kumar Singh

b. Padmakumar M Nair

c. Ramesh Powar

d. T Rabi Sankar

Ans: Arun Kumar Singh is the new CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL)

  • Who has been appointed COP26 People’s Advocate?

a. Greta Thunberg

b. Sir David Attenborough

c. M Balasubramanian

d. Vandana Shiva

Ans: Sir David Attenborough has been named the COP26 People’s Advocate

  • Who has become the first female Army secretary of the USA?

a. Neera Tanden

b. Christine Wormuth

c. Andy Jassy

d. Mary Klenerman

Ans: Christine Wormuth becomes the first female Army secretary of the USA.

  • Who is the new CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL)?

a. Arun Kumar Singh

b. Padmakumar M Nair

c. Ramesh Powar

d. T Rabi Sankar

Ans: Arun Kumar Singh

  • Who among the following has won the 2020 International ENI Award?

a. C.N.R. Rao

b. Amartya Kumar Sen

c. Suresh Mukund

d. Nav Bhatia

Ans: Indian Chemist C.N.R. Rao Receives the 2020 International ENI Award

  • Who is the new CEO of Amazon?

a. Andy Jassy

b. Moctar Ouane

c. Laurence des Cars

d. None of the above

Ans: Andy Jassy will be the new CEO of Amazon. He succeeds Jeff Bezos.

  • Which Indian actor won the Best Actor award at the New York City International Film Festival?

a. Amitabh Bacchan

b. Akshay Kumar

c. Shahrukh Khan

d. Anupam Kher

Ans: Anupam Kher won the Best Actor award at the New York City International Film Festival.

  • Who has been honoured with the 2021 Princess of Asturias Award?

a. Amartya Kumar Sen

b. Padmakumar M Nair

c. Sir David Attenborough

d. T Rabi Sankar

Ans: Amartya Kumar Sen has been conferred with Spain’s ‘2021 Princess of Asturias Award’, which is named for Spanish
Crown Princess Leonor.

  • Which state has launched Mukhyamantri Vatsalya Yojana for orphaned children due to Covid-19?

a. Madhya Pradesh

b. Uttar Pradesh

c. Uttarakhand

d. Himachal Pradesh

Ans: Uttarakhand has launched Mukhyamantri Vatsalya Yojana for orphaned children due to Covid-19

  • Which state has launched Bal Sahayata Yojana for orphaned children, whose parents died in Covid?

a. Rajasthan

b. Gujarat

c. Bihar

d. Delhi

Ans: Bihar

  • Which Indian organisation joined the Central Banks and Supervisors Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) as a Member?

a. Reserve Bank of India

b. Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India

c. Association of Mutual Funds in India

d. Securities and Exchange Board of India

Ans: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI)

  • Which organisation launched SHWAS and AROG, the two loan products for the upliftment of MSMEs?

a. SEBI

b. SBI

c. RBI

d. SIDBI

Ans: Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) has launched two new loan products as mentioned above which will promote, finance and develop MSMEs in India.

  • Which state/UT initiated ‘ParvatDhara Yojana’?

a. Uttarakhand

b. Himachal Pradesh

c. Nagaland

d. None of the above

Ans: Himachal Pradesh

  • The world’s longest pedestrian bridge named ‘Arouca’ was inaugurated in Portugal over which river?

a. Douro

b. Tagus

c. Minho

d. Paiva

Ans: Portugal inaugurates the world’s longest pedestrian bridge over the Paiva River. The name of the bridge is Arouca.

  • Who among the following won Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year Award 2021?

a. Wendie Renard

b. Breanna Stewart

c. Federuca Brignone

d. Naomi Osaka

Ans: Naomi Osaka

  • Who is the writer of the book ‘Restless As Mercury: My Life As a Young Man Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi’?

a. Shakoor Rather

b. Gopalkrishna Gandhi

c. M Balasubramanian

d. Preet Mohan Singh Malik

Ans: Gopalkrishna Gandhi

  • Who is the author of the book titled ‘Elephant in the Womb’?

a. Indrani Majumdar

b. Arundhati Roy

c. Shakoor Rather

d. Kalki Koechlin

Ans: Kalki Koechlin

  • Who is the head of the advisory group set up by RBI to assist RRA 2.0?

a. Subir Saha

b. S Janakiraman

c. T TSrinivasaraghavan

d. None of the above

Ans: S Janakiraman

  • Which bank has launched the ‘Eva’ chatbot in partnership with CSCs?

a. SBI

b. HDFC

c. AXIS

d. PNB

Ans: HDFC

  • Recently Maharaj Krishan Kaushik has passed away, he was related to which field?

a. Politics

b. Literature

c. Sports

d. Music

Ans: Hockey player and women hockey coach Maharaj Krishan Kaushik has passed away

  • DOGE-1 satellite will be launched by which Space organisation?

a. SPACE X

b. NASA

c. ISRO

d. ROSCOSMOS

Ans: SpaceX is set to launch the DOGE-1 satellite to the moon in 2022.

  • Which Indian referee will officiate in wrestling matches of the Tokyo Olympic Games?

a. Ankit Shell

b. Ashok Kumar

c. M Radhakrishnan

d. None of Above

Ans: Ashok Kumar

  • Recently, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered the removal of encroachments in Banni grasslands. This grassland is situated in which state?

a. Rajasthan

b. Maharashtra

c. Madhya Pradesh

d. Gujarat

Ans: Banni Grassland is located near the Rann of Kutch in Kutch District, Gujarat. It is a mixture of two ecosystems, arid grassland and wetland. It is the largest grassland in Asia.

  • Asian Boxing Championship 2021 will be hosted by which country?

a. India

b. UAE

c. Singapore

d. Chian

Ans: Asian Boxing Championship 2021 will be held in UAE replacing India.

 

 

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