Weekly Current Affairs Quiz – 23 to 29 December 2020

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Weekly Current Affairs Quiz

Time to test your general knowledge with a short weekly current affairs quiz. GK is an important part of competitive exams, so you must keep up with the latest news.

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Current Affairs Quiz

Question 1: What is the name of the ex-Chief Minister of Assam who recently passed away?

Question 2: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit was recently hosted by which country?

Question 3: Which country to host G20 Summit in 2023?

Question 4: When is National Pharmacy Week celebrated in India?

Question 5: Which satellite has been launched by NASA to monitor sea level rise?

Question 6: Who has won the ATP Tournament 2020?

Question 7: When India observed Guru Teg Bahadur martyrdom day?

Question 8: What is the name of the heavy weight torpedo launched by DRDO?

Question 9: When is Constitution day observed in India?

Question 10: Which Arab country has become the first to generate electricity from coal?

Current Affairs Quiz Answers

Answer 1: Tarun Gogoi, former Chief Minister of Assam recently passed away due to post COVID-19. He was diagnosed with COVID-19 his year in August.

Answer 2: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit was recently hosted by Malaysia.

Answer 3: Saudi Arabia hosted the G20 summit of 2020. The G20 summit for 2021 to be held in Italy, for 2022 in Indonesia, 2023 in India and 2024 in Brazil.

Answer 4: The Indian Pharmaceutical Association jointly with Delhi Pharmaceutical Trust observed the 59th National Pharmacy Week from November 16 to 22, 2020.

Answer 5: NASA has recently launched the Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite for monitoring sea level rise. The satellite launch was a part of the Mission Jason Continuity of Service and was launched in SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

Answer 6: Daniil Medvedev won against Dominic Thiem to win the ATP tournament 2020 which was held in London.

Answer 7: The Martyrdom Day of Guru Tegh Bahadur was observed on November 24. He sacrificed his life on November 24, 1675, for protecting his human values, ideals, religion and principles.

Answer 8: The first Varunastra was recently flagged off by the Defence Research Development Organization. It is a heavy weight torpedo designed and developed by the BDL, Vishakhapatnam, Unit of Indian Navy.

Answer 9: The Constitution Day is observed every year on November 26. The day is also known as Samvidhan Divas or National Law Day. The day marks the adoption of Constitution which was adopted on November 26, 1949.

Answer 10: The United Arab Emirates recently became the first Arab country to generate electricity from coal. The coal plant, Hassyan worth 3.4 billion USD to be set up in Dubai.

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