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General Awareness Quiz Series 2023: 12th January

General Awareness Quiz Series 2023: 12th January: Hello Students, General Awareness is an essential part of all government exams. It’s better to prepare this section daily and revise the same using the factsheet provided. Bankersadda team has brought you up a new series in which we will come up with 10 questions and answers, other options of the question have related news to them. So don’t miss reading the solutions

Q1. Who has become first women pilot to run Sukhoi Fighter jet at veer guardian 2023 in Japan?

(a) Avani Lekhara

(b) Avani Chaturvedi

(c) Bhawna Kanth

(d) Shivangi Singh

Q2. Who was honored with a lifetime achievement award at the opening ceremony of the 15th Edition of the Jaipur International Film Festival?

(a) Aparna Sen

(b) Carlos Saura

(c) Shiv Nadar

(d) Rajendra Singh Pawar

Q3. Which of the following Indian movies is not shortlisted in Oscar list?

(a) Kantara

(b) Gangubai Kathiawadi

(c) Ram setu

(d) Rocketry

Q4. Astro Tourism- A Sky Gazing event was launched by Arjun Ram Meghwal in which city?

(a) Mumbai

(b) Jaipur

(c) Delhi

(d) Dheradun

Q5. 80th Golden globe has given award to Indian Movie : RRR under which category?

(a) Best Director, Motion Picture

(b) Best Screenplay, Motion Picture

(c) Best Original Song, Motion Picture

(d) None

Q6.Who was the first female PM of Gabon who has been appointed as Vice President?

(a) Ali Bongo

(b) Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda

(c) Christine Mboma

(d) None of these

Q7. Prithvi -II was successfully tested by DRDO. It is

(a) Howitzer

(b)  Ballistic Missile

(c) Submarine

(d) Battalion Tank

Q8. Who has been appointed director Meta India?

(a) Vikas Purohit

(b) Smriti Mandhana

(c) Adar Poonawala

(d) Satayjit Ray

Q9. Start Me up is a space mission of which country?

(a) USA

(b) Britain

(c) India

(d) Canda

Q10. Adar Poonawalla awarded with Patangrao Kadam award. He is CEO of which company?

(a) Bharat Biotech

(b)  Serum Institute of India

(c) Sun Pharaceutical

(d) Cipla

Solutions

Ans.1.(b)

Avani Chaturvedi to pilot Sukhoi fighter jet: Su-30MKI pilot Squadron Leader Avani Chaturvedi will be assigned to the Veer Guardian 2023 in Japan

Bhawna Kanth :first female fighter pilot

Shivangi Singh : first women Rafale jet pilot

Ans.2.(a)

Actress Aparna Sen was honored with a lifetime achievement award at the opening ceremony of the 15th Edition of the Jaipur International Film Festival

Rajendra Singh Pawar: lifetime achievement award FICCI

Carlos Saura: IFFI Satyajit lifetime achievement award

Shiv Nadar : USISPF Lifetime achievement award

Ans.3(c)

Rishabh Shetty’s ‘Kantara’, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’, Paan Nalin’s ‘The Chello Show’, Rocketry and SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’ have also made it to the Oscar shortlist.

Ans.4.(c)

Arjun Ram Meghwal inaugurates Astro Tourism: The National Council of Science Museums hosted Astro Tourism – A Sky Gazing event at Delhi’s India Gate

Ans.5.(c)

The 80th edition of 2023 Golden Globes show, hosted by Jerrod Carmichael, airs live on NBC and Peacock

Best TV Series, Musical or Comedy: “Abbott Elementary”

Best Performance by an Actor in a TV Series, Drama:         Kevin Costner, “Yellowstone”

Best Director, Motion Picture: Steven Spielberg, “The Fabelmans”

Best Screenplay, Motion Picture:       Martin McDonagh, “The Banshees of Inisherin”

Best Original Song, Motion Picture

Naatu Naatu,” “RRR”

Best Original Score, Motion Picture   Justin Hurwitz, “Babylon”

Ans.6.(c)

Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda

Gabon’s President Ali Bongo appointed the country’s first female Prime Minister Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda to the role of Vice-President and named a new PM to replace her.

Namibian sprinter Christine Mboma has been voted the BBC African Sports Personality of the Year for 2021, so becoming the first female winner in the award’s long history.

Ans.7.(b)

India successfully carried out a test launch of the tactical ballistic missile Prithvi-II from the Integrated Test Range, Chandipur, Odisha coast. The Prithvi-II missile struck its target with high accuracy. The user training launch successfully validated all operational and technical parameters of the missile

Ans.8.(a)

Meta announced the appointment of former Tata CLiQ CEO Vikas Purohit as the director of global business group in India.

Nutrition company Herbalife Nutrition India Private Limited is partnering with international women’s cricketer, Smriti Mandhana as a ‘nutrition sponsor’

Ans.9.(c)

“Start Me Up,” : new era of British space travel failed

Ans.10.(b)

Adar Poonawalla gets Patangrao Kadam award: Devendra Fadnavis, the deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, honours Adar Poonawalla with Patangrao Kadam award for vaccine work.

Serum Institute of India and its CEO Adar Poonawalla on Sunday for their work in the fight against COVID-19 were awarded.

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