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A)
Leopard
B)
Elephant
C)
Lion
D)
Tiger

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Tiger

Note : A new report by WWF and UNEP has found that 35 per cent of India's tiger ranges currently lie outside protected areas.

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Published On : July 14, 2021
A)
Nagpur
B)
Dehradun
C)
Ahmedabad
D)
Pune

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Nagpur

Note : The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari, inaugurated India's first private Liquefied Natural Gas facility plant at Nagpur in Maharashtra.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Sofia Kenin
B)
Ashleigh Barty
C)
Simona Halep
D)
Karolina Pliskova

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ashleigh Barty

Note : In Tennis, Ashleigh Barty of Australia beat Karolina Pliskova (Czech Republic) to win her first Wimbledon women's single title.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Daniil Medvedev
B)
Novak Djokovic
C)
Matteo Berrettini
D)
Stefanos Tsitsipas

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Novak Djokovic

Note : In Tennis, Novak Djokovic defeated Matteo Berrettini in the Wimbledon final to win his sixth Wimbledon title and 20th Grand Slam trophy.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Ram Nath Kovind
B)
Narendra Modi
C)
Nitin Gadkari
D)
Nirmala Sitharaman

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Nitin Gadkari

Note : Nitin Gadkari inaugurates country's First Liquefied Natural Gas plant in Nagpur Mon 12 Jul 2021, 10:17:52 Nagpur: Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the country’s First Private LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) plant in Nagpur on Sunday. He said, LNG is a clean and cost effective fuel which is capable of decreasing the logistics cost.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Chile
B)
Brazil
C)
Paraguay
D)
Argentina

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Argentina

Note : Lionel Messi-led Argentina beat Neymar's Brazil 1-0 to win the Copa America final match, held at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Uttarakhand
B)
Nagaland
C)
Assam
D)
West Bengal

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Uttarakhand

Note : Uttarakhand Forest department has dedicated a Cryptogamic garden of ancient plants/organisms, existing since the Jurassic era, that grow without seeds and flowers, to the public. It was built in the Deoban area of Dehradun district at a height of 2,700 metres. Cryptogam are plants or plant-like organisms that reproduce by spores, without producing flowers or seeds.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Assam
B)
Tripura
C)
Odisha
D)
Bihar

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Assam

Note : The Assam government announced to creation of an independent department to protect and preserve the “faith, culture and traditions of tribes and indigenous communities” of the state. In Assam, the caste system, although it exists, is not as prominent as in other parts of India. Other religions such as Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam etc. are also practiced in Assam.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
NASA Scientist
B)
Ayurveda Physician
C)
Nuclear Scientist
D)
AIIMS Director

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ayurveda Physician

Note : Dr Panayambally Krishnakutty Warrier, doyen of ayurveda medicine and managing trustee of Vaidyaratnam P S Varier’s Arya Vaidya Sala passed away. Joining as a factory manager in 1947 at the centre, which had been founded by his nephew P S Varier in 1902, Warrier became the chief physician and the managing trustee in 1953 following the death of his elder brother P M Varier in an air crash.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Banaras railway station
B)
Mumbai Central
C)
Guwahati station
D)
Vijayawada station

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Vijayawada station

Note : Indian Railways’ Vijayawada station in the state of Andhra Pradesh became the first railway station in the country to be covered with 130 kWp solar panels. The national transporter plans to be a Net Zero Carbon Emitter by the year 2030.

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Published On : July 13, 2021