Weekly Current Affairs Quiz: 17/10/2022 to 22/10/2022

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Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes 17/10/2022 to 22/10/2022

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Q1.With Reference to safe and legal abortion Consider the following statements:

  1. women, regardless of their marital status, are entitled to safe and legal abortion until 24 weeks of pregnancy.
  2. The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act does not allow abortion for unmarried pregnant women between 20 to 24 weeks.
  3. The right of reproductive autonomy, dignity and privacy is provided by Article 20 of the Indian Constitution.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?

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Q2. With Reference to The Global Innovation Index 2022 Consider the following statements:

  1. Switzerland topped the Global Innovation Index.
  2. The Global Innovation Index 2022 was released  by the International Monetary fund.
  3. The rank of India became worse in comparison to last year.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q3. With Reference to The Indian Tourism Statistics 2022 report Consider the following statements:

  1. The Indian Tourism Statistics 2022 report was released by the Vice President of India on the occasion of World Tourism Day.
  2. Karnataka and Gujarat  witnessed the highest number of visits by foreign tourists in 2021.
  3. The foreign tourist arrivals recorded negative growth rate in 2021 

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?

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Q4. With Reference to TamiraSES project Consider the following statements:

  1. The TamiraSES project is jointly implemented by the district administration of Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu and a Bengaluru-based NGO.
  2. Its objective is to restore the social ecological systems of the Thamirabarani river.
  3. The Thamirabarani river originates from Agastyarkoodam peak of Pothigai hills in Eestern Ghats.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q5. With Reference to Asian Development Bank Consider the following statements:

  1. The Asian Development Bank announced a $14 billion assistance to fight food insecurity in Asia Pacific.
  2. It will be used to combat the food crisis caused by climate change and Russian war in Ukraine.
  3. Asian Development Bank is a Bangkok-based regional development bank

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?

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Q6. With Reference to Swachh Toycathon Competition Consider the following statements:

  1. The Swachh Toycathon was launched by the Ministry of Trade and Commerce.
  2. The knowledge partner of this initiative is Center for Creative Learning, IIT Roorkee.
  3. The National Action Plan for Toys was unveiled by the Government to promote domestic toy industry.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?

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Q7. With Reference to Rural Electrification Corporation Limited Consider the following statements:

  1. The REC Ltd., is the 12th company to be given the Maharatna Status.
  2. Maharatna status is given by the State Government to make these enterprises global giants.
  3. REC Ltd is the non-banking finance company (NBFC). 

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q8. With Reference to Real-Time Train Information System Consider the following statements:

  1. The Real-Time Train Information (RTIS) was jointly developed by the Indian Railways and Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO).
  2. ISRO launched the GSAT satellites having GAGAN payloads for tracking the real-time movement of trains.
  3. GAGAN is an acronym for GPS Aided GEO Augmented National System.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q9. With Reference to The Food Barons 2022 report Consider the following statements:

  1. The Food Barons 2022 report released ahead of the Committee on World Food Security.
  2. The report titled “Food Barons 2022 — Crisis Profiteering, Digitalization and Shifting Power”.
  3. According to this report, India’s major food delivery platforms have been ranked among top 5 e-commerce-based food delivery companies.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?

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Q10. With Reference to Asian Palm Oil Alliance (APOA) Consider the following statements:

  1. The APOA brings together the apex edible oil industry associations from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal.
  2. It aims to create collective bargaining power and make imports sustainable.
  3. India is the largest palm oil Exporter in Asia.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct? 

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Q11. With Reference to Global Clean Energy Action Forum Consider the following statements:

  1. It aims to enhance global collaboration and funding for energy research and demonstration.
  2. Integrated Biorefineries Mission is a joint initiative of India and the USA.
  3. It was launched alongside the Paris Agreement.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?

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Q12. With Reference to Sample Registration System (SRS) Statistical Report Consider the following statements:

  1. The Statistical Report revealed that there is a significant increase  in infant mortality rate (IMR).
  2. Under 5 mortality rate for males is higher than females.
  3. Six states have already attained UN SDG targets of NMR.

Which of the above statements given above is/are correct?