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Question 1

PM Modi has inaugurated how many new government medical colleges in Tamil Nadu in January 2022?

A. 8
B. 5
C. 11
D. 16

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Question 2

The Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar 2022 has been conferred upon how many students?

A. 32
B. 48
C. 29
D. 65

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Question 3

How many species of Jumping spiders are found in India as of 2022?

A. 267
B. 277
C. 287
D. 294

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Question 4

Centre has launched the revamped website and mobile app of the Central Government Health Scheme named MyCGHS. In which year was the CHHS scheme launched?

A. 1991
B. 1980
C. 1973
D. 1954

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Question 5

Reserve Bank of India celebrates the Financial Literacy week continuously from which year?

A. 2016
B. 2015
C. 2010
D. 2013

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Question 6

India is committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by which year?

A. 2030
B. 2050
C. 2040
D. 2070

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Question 7

The food-ordering startup Swiggy has gained the status of decacorn, as it has exceeded how much valuation?

A. $100 billion
B. $ 20 billion
C. $10 billion
D. $1 billion

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Question 8

In 2022 which edition of National Voters' Day is being celebrated?

A. 15th
B. 17th
C. 10th
D. 12th

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Question 9

As per the ISFR 2021, released by the FSI, the total forest and tree cover in India increased by what area in 2021, as compared to 2019?

A. 3,646 sq kms
B. 5,511 sq kms
C. 2,261 sq kms
D. 1,538 sq kms

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Question 10

Param Pravega supercomputer has been commissioned by IISc. It is one of the most powerful supercomputers in India. What is the processing speed of Param Pravega?

A. 3.3 petaflop
B. 3.8 petaflop
C. 4.1 petaflop
D. 2.6 petaflop

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Question 11

The overall global gold demand in 2021 was recorded at what value as per the data by World Gold Council?

A. 4,021.3 tonnes
B. 3,658.8 tonnes
C. 5,051.5 tonnes
D. 3,749.2 tonnes

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Question 12

What is India's current rank on the ICC world Test championship table 2021-23?

A. 6th
B. 5th
C. 4th
D. 7th

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Question 13

The Geological Survey of India (GSI) has approved to set up the first-ever geological park in the country in which city?

A. Amravati
B. Dehradun
C. Jabalpur
D. Gorakhpur

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Question 14

Which is the first city of India to have a water metro project?

A. Amritsar
B. Ahmedabad
C. Mumbai
D. Kochi

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Question 15

Which will be the first train station to be constructed on the bullet train route?

A. Anand
B. Surat
C. Ahmedabad
D. Amreli

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Question 16

Who has been sworn in as the Controller General of Accounts in place of Dipak Dash?

A. Anil Yadav
B. Sonali Singh
C. Dinesh Kumar Gupta
D. Ashok Kumar Pal

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Question 17

'Space Applications Centre and Physical Research Laboratory' function under the aegis of which institution?


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Question 18

PM Modi is set to inaugurate the world's second-tallest statue in a sitting position, comprising a 216-foot statue of Ramanujacharya, in which city?

A. Bengaluru
B. Visakhapatnam
C. Kochi
D. Hyderabad

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Question 19

PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Statue of Equality in which city?

A. Bhopal
B. Lucknow
C. Hyderabad
D. Pune

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Question 20

Spituk Gustor Festival 2022 has started in which region?

A. Chandigarh
B. Ladakh
C. Puducherry
D. Lakshadweep

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Question 21

'Central Institute of Classical Tamil', is located in which city?

A. Chennai
B. Coimbatore
C. Madurai
D. Tiruchirappalli

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Question 22

India's first heli-hub has recently been inaugurated in which place, having all aviation facilities?

A. Chennai
B. Agra
C. Nagpur
D. Gurugram

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Question 23

Which Ministry presented its tableau at the Republic Day Parade 2022?

A. Civil Aviation
B. Women and Child
C. Jal Shakti
D. Health

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Question 24

Which space agency is not responsible for managing International Space Station?

D. Roscosmos

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Question 25

RBI has imposed certain restrictions on Indian Mercantile Cooperative Bank Ltd regarding conducting of banking business, for six months. Where is the headquarter of the bank located?

A. Dehradun
B. Kochi
C. Pune
D. Lucknow

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Question 26

The 'Infinity Bridge', which was recently opened for public traffic, is built in which city?

A. Dubai
B. Paris
C. Kathmandu
D. New Delhi

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Question 27

Which Union Ministry launched the 'Services e-Health Assistance and Teleconsultation (SeHAT)' initiative?

A. Electronics and IT Ministry
B. Defence Ministry
C. Health and Family Welfare Ministry
D. Science and Technology Ministry

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Question 28

Which brand has emerged as the world's most valuable brand in 2022 according to the Brand Finance 2022 Global 500 report?

A. Facebook
B. Amazon
C. Google
D. Apple

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Question 29

Hemidactylus easai is the name of which new species, identified in the Western Ghats, Kerala?

A. Frog
B. Snake
C. Spider
D. Gecko

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Question 30

India held a 'High-Level Conference on Renewable Energy (RE)' along with which bloc?

A. G-20

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Question 31

The Aravalli Biodiversity Park has been declared as India's first "other effective area-based conservation measures" (OECM) site. In which city is the site located?

A. Guwahati
B. Chandigarh
C. Pune
D. Gurugram

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Question 32

Which defence organization will display two tableaux during the forthcoming Republic Day Parade?


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Question 33

India's first para-badminton academy has been set up in which city?

A. Hyderabad
B. Chennai
C. Lucknow
D. Pune

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Question 34

In which city, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will unveil a 216-foot statue of "Statue of Equality"?

A. Hyderabad
B. Nashik
C. Ahmedabad
D. Lucknow

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Question 35

Which Mutual Fund company has been renamed as WhiteOak Capital Mutual Fund?

A. ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund
B. YES Mutual Fund
C. HDFC Mutual Fund
D. UTI Mutual Fund

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Question 36

USAID has partnered with which organization under the SAMRIDH scheme to Accelerate Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship to Accelerate Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship in India?

A. IIT Bombay
B. NITI Aayog
C. Microsoft India

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Question 37

On the occasion of Army Day, the Indian Army put on display the Monumental National Flag, the world's largest national flag made of Khadi fabric, at Longewala. In which of these places is Longewala located?

A. Jaisalmer
B. Chandigarh
C. Dehradun
D. Leh

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Question 38

Where did the Monumental National Flag, the world's largest national flag made of Khadi fabric, put to a grand public display?

A. Leh
B. Hindon
C. Jaisalmer
D. Mumbai

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Question 39

Which Insurance company has tied up with Policybazaar. com to digitally offer a wide range of Life Insurance and investment products?

A. Life Insurance Corporation of India
B. United India Insurance Company Limited
C. National Insurance Company Limited
D. New India Assurance Company Limited

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Question 40

The Central Government released Postage Stamp in the Honour of which Legendary Singer?

A. Meena Kumari
B. M. S. Subbulakshmi
C. Lata Mangeshkar
D. Vyjayanthimala

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Question 41

Which company is purchasing the gaming company Activision Blizzard Inc?

A. Microsoft
B. Google
C. Sony
D. Meta

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Question 42

Which ministry has launched a dedicated storefront for Ayurveda products on Amazon in the marketplace?

A. Minister of Education Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
B. Minister of Law and Justice
C. Minister of Tribal Affairs
D. AYUSH Minister

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Question 43

Which Union Ministry launched the 'Central Media Accreditation Guidelines-2022'?

A. Ministry of Communication
B. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
C. Ministry of Electronics ad IT
D. Ministry of Home Affairs

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Question 44

Which ministry has released the comic book titled 'India's Women Unsung Heroes'?

A. Ministry of Defence
B. Ministry of Education
C. Ministry of Culture
D. Ministry of Home Affairs

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Question 45

Which Union Ministry launched the 'Swachhata Start-Up Challenge'?

A. Ministry of Home Affairs
B. Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
C. Ministry of Rural Development
D. Ministry of Agriculture

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Question 46

'Spices Board' is a regulatory and export promotion agency under which Ministry?

A. Ministry of MSME
B. Ministry of Commerce and Industry
C. Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
D. Ministry of Tribal Affairs

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Question 47

"Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM)" is a scheme of which Union Ministry?

A. Ministry of Rural Development
B. Ministry of Science and Technology
C. Ministry of Electronics and IT
D. Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

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Question 48

India's largest EV charging station has been inaugurated at which place?

A. Mumbai
B. Gandhinagar
C. Hyderabad
D. Gurugram

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Question 49

Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Limited has set up two new banknote printing lines. Where are these two located?

A. Mysore and Salboni
B. Dewas and Mysore
C. Nashik and Dewas
D. Salboni and Nashik

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Question 50

Which company has bought a majority stake in a Malaysian payments start-up named "Curlec" for a valuation of more than $19 million?

A. Paytm
B. PhonePe
C. Razorpay
D. BillDesk

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Question 51

Which Indian company has joined hands with the 'Africa50' investment platform to develop the 'Kenya Transmission Project'?

A. Power Grid Corporation
C. Power Finance Corporation
D. Rural Electrification Corporation

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Question 52

Who has been appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of JNU?

A. Priya Dhulipudi Pandit
B. Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit
C. Pooja Dhulipudi Pandit
D. Maya Dhulipudi Pandit

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Question 53

Which Indian Institute of Science in India has commissioned the fastest supercomputer named "Param Praveg" in India?

A. Pune
B. Bengaluru
C. Delhi
D. Gujarat

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Question 54

The hologram statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose has been unveiled at which place by PM Modi on his birth anniversary on January 23?

A. Rashtrapati Bhavan
B. Red Fort
C. India Gate
D. Indian Museum

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Question 55

Which city is the host of the 2024 Summer Paralympics?

A. Rome
B. Paris
C. Athens
D. Beijing

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Question 56

What was the total corpus under the PM CARES Funds in 2020-21?

A. Rs 10,880.17 crore
B. Rs 10,990.17 crore
C. Rs 10,980.17 crore
D. Rs 10,890.17 crore

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Question 57

Government has approved the continuation of the IFLDP for 2021 - 2026. How much amount of outlay has been approved for this programme?

A. Rs 1700 cr
B. Rs 3000 cr
C. Rs 5100 cr
D. Rs 2600 cr

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Question 58

What amount has been allocated to 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana (PMKSY)' till 2026?

A. Rs 4,200 crore
B. Rs 4,600 crore
C. Rs 4,300 crore
D. Rs 4,500 crore

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Question 59

The Certification Scheme for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones) have been notified under which rule of the liberalized Drone Rules, 2021?

A. Rule 5
B. Rule 11
C. Rule 7
D. Rule 9

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Question 60

What is the old name for PMKSY?


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Question 61

India has become the first country to administer a DNA vaccine against COVID-19. Which company has produced this plasmid DNA vaccine?

A. Serum Institute of India
B. Ranbaxy Laboratories
C. Zydus Cadila
D. Bharat Biotech

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Question 62

Union Minister of Commerce & Industry Piyush Goyal unveiled which of these strategies as a way forward for Startups ecosystem, during the India Digital Summit, 2022?


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Question 63

Who has launched the "Yogyata" mobile phone application?

A. Supreme Court of India
B. National Green Tribunal
C. Common Services Centers
D. Election Commission of India

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Question 64

Which star footballer of India has jointly topped the list of most goalscorers in ISL history?

A. Sushila Chhetri
B. Anirudh Thapa
C. Sandesh Jhingan
D. Sunil Chhetri

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Question 65

Paytm has partnered with which company to provide lending products to merchant partners and consumers?

A. Tata Capital
B. Muthoot Finance Ltd
C. Fullerton India
D. Lendingkart Technologies

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Question 66

What is the name of the phenomenon that describes record numbers of people leaving their jobs during the Covid pandemic?

A. The Pandemic Brunt
B. Pandemic Quit
C. The Pandemic Resignation
D. The Great Resignation

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Question 67

How much amount has been extended by the EXIM bank as the line of credit (LoC) to Sri Lanka for financing the purchase of petroleum products?

A. USD 500 million
B. USD 400 million
C. USD 200 million
D. USD 300 million

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Question 68

KVIC has cancelled the certification of which of the following Khadi institution for selling fake Khadi products?

A. Uttarakhand Khadi & Village Board
B. Indore Khadi Sangh Khadi Udyog Sahakari Samiti Ltd.
C. Kerala Gandhi Smaraka Nidhi
D. Mumbai Khadi & Village Industries Association

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Question 69

Which social media platform launched the Take a Break feature globally including India?

A. Whatsapp
B. Facebook
C. Instagram
D. Twitter

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