24 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 24 december 2019 gk question

24 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 24 december 2019 gk question

24 december 2019 gk question

(1) Savita Devi, the disciple and daughter of the late Siddheshwari Devi, who died recently, which of the following?
A – Anthropologist
B – Kathak dancer
C – Actress
D – Singer
Answer: Singer
(Explanation) – Indian classical singer Savita Devi, known for her thumbs, breathed her last at the Fortis Memorial Research Institute in Gurugram. Savita Devi, the daughter and disciple of the late Siddheshwari Devi and honored with the Padma Shri Award, made her way into the world of Indian classical music as a vocal singer. He recalled the nuances of various semi-classical tones such as Thumri, Dadra, Chaiti, Kajari and Tappa of the Banaras Gharana.

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(2) Who started a vaccination on wheel clinic in Pune?
A – IIT- Hyderabad
B – IIT- Lucknow
C – IIT – Gwalior
D – IIT – Delhi
Answer – IIT- Hyderabad
(Explanation) – Jignesh Patel, a fellow of the Center for Healthcare Entrepreneurship (CfHE) at IIT Hyderabad has started a vaccination on wheel clinic in Pune. This first-of-its-kind service was launched in collaboration with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
It is called ‘Vaccinonwheels.com’ as they have adopted the VOW (Vaccination on Wheel) concept, this clinic will go to schools, colleges and corporations and organize vaccination camps at their doorstep. It will only provide vaccination services.

Daily current affairs: 24 December 2019

(3) Who among the following took over as the Chairman and Managing Director of General Insurance Corporation?
A – Nitendra Goswami
B – Rajesh Shri Hari
C – Devesh Srivastava
D – RD Thapar
Answer: Devesh Srivastava
(Explanation) – Devesh Srivastava took over as CMD of General Insurance Corporation and his name was recommended by the Bank Board Bureau. Shrivastava, a direct recruitment officer of 1987 batch, started his career with Oriental Insurance Company Limited. Subsequently, in 1999, his services were transferred to GIC. He holds a master’s degree in physics.

24 december 2019 gk question

(4) Where was the National Workshop on Sulabh Elections held recently?
A – Odisha
B – Mumbai
C – Punjab
D – Delhi
Answer: Delhi
(Explanation) – The workshop was organized to review the steps taken by the ECI so far to discuss the necessary steps to make the elections PWD and senior citizens friendly and to make the process more inclusive and accessible. I went. The Commission also released a booklet ‘Crossing the Barrier – I Got Inked’ on the first person to cross all barriers to participate in the biggest celebration of democracy.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 24 December 2019

(5) Who among the following has announced a partnership with ICC for women’s empowerment?
A – BCCI
B – SBI
C – UNICEF
D – World Bank
Answer: UNICEF

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(6) Who among the following has been appointed as the Prime Minister of Cuba for more than 40 years?
A – Miguel Diaz-Canel
B – Alfredo Zais
C – Carlos Saladigas Zais
D – Manuel Marrero
Answer – Manuel Marrero
(Explanation) – In Cuba, President Miguel Diaz-Canal has appointed Manuel Marrero Cruz as the country’s first Prime Minister in more than 40 years. Earlier this year. It was restored under the rules of a new constitution for a communist-run island.
The post of Prime Minister was removed in 1976 by the then revolutionary leader Fidel Castro.

(7) When is National Mathematics Day celebrated?
A – 23 December
B – 22 December
C – 21 December
D – 20 December
Answer: 22 December
(Explanation) – In India, 22 December has been declared as National Mathematics Day. It was announced by Dr. Manmohan Singh, former Prime Minister of India during the inauguration ceremony held on 26 February 2012 at Madras University Centenary Auditorium on the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan. Dr. Manmohan Singh said that the year 2012 will be appreciated as National Mathematics Year.


Daily current affairs: 24 December 2019

(8) Who wrote a book titled “Health and Well Being in Late Life: Perspectives and Narratives from India”?
A – Suresh Beniwal
B – Prasoon Chatterjee
C – Smriti Irani
D – Arvind Kejriwal
Answer: Prasoon Chatterjee
(Explanation) – Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President of India, released “Health and Well Being in Late Life: Perspectives and Narratives from India” written by Dr. Prasun Chatterjee. Dr. Prasoon Chatterjee is an expert in Geriatric Medicine at AIIMS (AIIMS), describing the Indian family system and family values   as the USP of Indian civilization.

(9) In which of the following places is the oldest forest fossil found?
A – New York
B – America
C – Afghanistan
D – China
Answer: New York
(Explanation) – Scientists have discovered the remains of the world’s oldest fossil forest in a sandstone mine in Cairo, New York. It is assumed that this extensive network of trees, which extends all the way from New York to Pennsylvania and beyond, is approximately 386 million years old.
The team, including researchers from Cardiff University in the UK, has mapped more than 3000 square meters of forest in the abandoned mine at the foothills of the Catskill Mountains in the Hudson Valley.
Researchers said the forest in Cairo is older than Gilboa because the fossils were downstream of the rocks found in the Catskill Mountains.

24 december 2019 gk question

(10) What is CBERS-4A in terms of space technology?
A – Space station developed by India
B – Satellite of Pakistan and China
C – Satellite of China and Brazil
D – New satellite launched by Ethiopia
Answer: China and Brazil satellite
(Explanation) – China and Brazil have launched a satellite called CBERS-4A based on their bilateral relations. It has been launched using the Long March 4B carrier in the northern Chinese province of Shanxi. The CBERS 4A satellite was the sixth satellite developed under the China-Brazil Earth Resources Satellite (CBERS) program, which was launched in the year 1988. CBERS 4A will monitor the Brazilian government’s Amazon rainforest and support changes in the country’s environment.
The other eight satellites were orbited by a single rocket, with a wide-range, multi-spectral, remote-sensing micro-satellite donated to Ethiopia.
Currently, only South Africa does not have its own satellites in the BRICS block.