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A)
Atlas V
B)
Neo V
C)
Sputnik V
D)
SBRIS VDavid Motunga

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Atlas V

Note : The United Launch Alliance launched the Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida.

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Published On : May 23, 2021
A)
Rs 5 lakh
B)
Rs 4 lakh
C)
Rs 2 lakh
D)
Rs 1 lakh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rs 2 lakh

Note : The Reserve Bank of India has increased the maximum amount outstanding in respect of full-KYC PPIs from Rs. 1 lakh to Rs. 2 lakh.

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Published On : May 23, 2021
A)
Wang Zei
B)
Shi Xinping
C)
Lu Sen Alang
D)
Penpa Tsering

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Penpa Tsering

Note : The former speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Penpa Tsering has been elected as the President of the Central Tibetan Administration.

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Published On : May 23, 2021
A)
Google
B)
Microsoft
C)
Opera Software
D)
Mozilla Corporation

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Microsoft

Note : Tech-giant Microsoft has decided to retire its iconic Internet Explorer (IE) browser, with effect from 15 June 2022, after more than 25 years of its launch.

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Published On : May 23, 2021
A)
India
B)
China
C)
Japan
D)
United States

Correct Answer : Option (B) - China

Note : The satellite has been launched by a Long March-4B rocket carrying the Haiyang-2D satellite from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China.

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Published On : May 22, 2021
A)
Robert Langer and Linus Torvalds
B)
Tim Berners-Lee and Tuomo Suntola
C)
Richard Friend and Shinya Yamanaka
D)
Shankar Balasubramanian and David Klenerman

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Shankar Balasubramanian and David Klenerman

Note : The British-Indian Chemist Shankar Balasubramanian along with his colleague David Klenerman from the Cambridge University have been declared the winners of the 2020 Millennium Technology Prize.

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Published On : May 22, 2021
A)
Bihar
B)
Uttrakhand
C)
Rajasthan
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rajasthan

Note : The Rajasthan government has declared Mucormycosis or black fungus as an epidemic after Haryana.

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Published On : May 22, 2021
A)
May 21
B)
May 22
C)
May 23
D)
May 24

Correct Answer : Option (A) - May 21

Note : The United Nations recognized International Tea Day is observed annually on May 21 by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization.

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Published On : May 22, 2021
A)
Reliance Power
B)
Rockwell Collins
C)
Adani Green Energy
D)
Tata Power SED

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Adani Green Energy

Note : The Indian renewable energy company Adani Green Energy Ltd would buy SoftBank Group Corp-backed (9984.T) SB Energy Holdings Limited for an enterprise value of $3.5 billion.

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Published On : May 22, 2021
A)
China
B)
USA
C)
Russia
D)
France

Correct Answer : Option (B) - USA

Note : The United States retained its top position on RECAI 57 followed by the China at the second position.

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Published On : May 22, 2021