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A)
Sebastian Vettel
B)
Max Verstappen
C)
Valtteri Bottas
D)
Lewis Hamilton

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Lewis Hamilton

Note : Mercedes star Lewis Hamilton got his bid for an eighth world title off to a thrilling start with victory in the Bahrain Grand Prix.

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Published On : April 3, 2021
A)
UK
B)
India
C)
Sri Lanka
D)
Bangladesh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - India

Note :

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 Organising Committee confirmed the venues of the tournament.
D.Y. Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai, TransStadia in Ahmedabad and the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar will host the premier women’s football competition, from January 20 to February 6, 2022.

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Published On : April 3, 2021
A)
5%
B)
7%
C)
11%
D)
22%

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 11%

Note :

As per the recent World Development Report by the World Bank, most countries have not implemented the open-data policy, particularly the developing economies.
Only 11% low-income countries consistently made their data available with an open license. The per centage in lower-middle-income countries was 19%; for upper-middle-income countries is 22% and high-income countries at 44%.

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Published On : April 3, 2021
A)
Irrfan Khan
B)
Rishi Kapoor
C)
Sushant Singh Rajput
D)
S P Balasubrahmanyam

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Irrfan Khan

Note : Irrfan Khan has won the "Lifetime Achievement Award" in 66th Filmfare awards.

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Published On : April 2, 2021
A)
Rs 7.24 lakh crore
B)
Rs 8.15 lakh crore
C)
Rs 9.00 lakh crore
D)
Rs 10.50 lakh crore

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Rs 7.24 lakh crore

Note : The government has decided to borrow Rs 7.24 lakh crore in the first half of 2021-22 fiscal (FY22) to meet resources to revive the economy hit by coronavirus pandemic.

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Published On : April 2, 2021
A)
France
B)
Sri Lanka
C)
Singapore
D)
United States

Correct Answer : Option (D) - United States

Note : The 11th edition of Indo-US joint special forces exercise 'Vajra Prahar 2021' has conducted at Special Forces Training School located at Bakloh in Himachal Pradesh.

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Published On : April 2, 2021
A)
SAIL
B)
HPCL
C)
NTPC
D)
ONGC

Correct Answer : Option (B) - HPCL

Note : The Union Bank of India has launched "UNI - CARBON CARD". It is a unique HPCL co-branded credit card on the Rupay platform of NPCI.

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Published On : April 2, 2021
A)
8.24%
B)
9.55%
C)
10.1%
D)
11%

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 10.1%

Note : The World Bank has revised upward the GDP growth projections for India by 4.7 percentage points to 10.1 percent for the financial year 2021-22.

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Published On : April 2, 2021
A)
Paris
B)
Rome
C)
Geneva
D)
Moscow

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Paris

Note :

The International Theatre Institute (ITI) is the world’s largest performing arts organization. It was founded in 1948 by theatre and dance experts and the UNESCO.
World Theatre Day is celebrated annually on March 27th by the centres of ITI and the theatre community across the world. On the same date in 1962, the “Theatre of Nations” season was inaugurated in Paris.

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Published On : April 2, 2021
A)
GISAT 1
B)
GSAT 7
C)
INSAT 11
D)
RISAT 11

Correct Answer : Option (A) - GISAT 1

Note :

GISAT-1 is India’s first agile earth observation satellite that will be placed in a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit. The Indian Space Research Organisation has revised the launch schedule of the geo imaging satellite GISAT-1 on board GSLV-F10 launch vehicle. The 2,268 kg satellite is expected to be launched on April 18, this year.

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Published On : April 2, 2021