Weekly Current Affairs Quiz: 07/03/2022 to 12/03/2022

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Weekly Current Affairs Quiz: 07/03/2022 to 12/03/2022

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Q1. ‘SWIFT’ a mechanism often seen in news is related to_

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Q2. Which one of the following groups of countries border Russia?

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Q3. Consider the following statements:
1. India has a trade surplus with Russia, especially in the last 3-4 years.
2. India’s key exports to Russia include mobile phones and pharmaceuticals while India’s key imports from Russia are crude oil, coal and diamonds.
3. Russia is the world’s largest exporter of Wheat.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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Q4. ​​Which of the following India's joint bilateral military exercises are correctly matched with other countries?

Name of the Exercise Participating Country
1. Eastern Bridge-VI Oman
2. Ex Dharma Guardian - 2022 Japan
3. Ekuverin - 11 Sri Lanka
4. Varuna  - 2021 France

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

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Q5. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) serves as a financial mechanism for which of the following conventions/protocols?
1. UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
2. Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
3. Minamata Convention on Mercury
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Q6. Consider the following statements regarding Presidential Fleet Review:
1. Presidential Fleet Review is the country’s President taking stock of the Navy’s capability.
2. It takes place twice under every President, who is the supreme commander of the armed forces.
3. The Current fleet review will take place in Visakhapatnam.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q7. Recently seen in news, Ujjawala Scheme is an initiative of_

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Q8. Consider the following statements with reference to the Munich Security Conference:
1. It is an annual conference on international security policy that has been held in Munich, Bavaria, Germany since 1963.
2. The conference is held every alternate year in the month of February.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q9. Which of the following are the themes under Vigyan Sarvatra Pujyate?
1. From the annals of the history of S&T
2. Milestones of Modern S&T
3. Transforming India
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Q10. Recently seen in the news, MINSK I, is an agreement between which of the following countries?

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Q11. Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the Milan - 22 exercise?
1. It is a multilateral naval exercise organized by India.
2. It is being organized to curb Chinese influence in the Indian Ocean from 2020.
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Q12. Consider the following statements with reference to the Human immunodeficiency virus:
1. It is an infection that attacks the immune system by destroying the body’s immune cells called CD4, which help it respond to infection.
2. A US patient has become the third person in the world to be cured of HIV, the deadly virus that causes AIDS.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?