Current Affairs Quiz : April 7 2020

1.

With which company Kerala based SCTIMST collaborated to make portable lightweight emergency ventilator system?

   A.) Wipro 3D
   B.) TCS
   C.) CTS
   D.) Infosys

Answer: Option 'A'

Wipro 3D

2.

Which Indian institute has developed the prototype for indigenous ventilator under project Praana?

   A.) IIT Kanpur
   B.) IIT Delhi
   C.) IISc Bengaluru
   D.) AIIMS Delhi

Answer: Option 'C'

IISc Bengaluru

The scientists and students of the Bengaluru Indian Institute of Science (IISc) have developed a prototype of an indigenous ventilator under project Praana, to help patients with lung damage due to COVID-19 infection.

3.

As per Asian Development Outlook (ADO) by Asian Development Bank (ADB), what is India’s growth for FY 21?

   A.) 5%
   B.) 4%
   C.) 2.5%
   D.) 4.5%

Answer: Option 'B'

4%

Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2020 has forecasted a slowdown in Indian economic growth to 4% for the FY21 and for FY22 it has forecasted 6.2% economic growth.

4.

Name the organisation which developed a bio suit with self-sealing seam to keep health professionals fighting covid-19.

   A.) Indian Space Research Organisation
   B.) Physical Research Laboratory
   C.) Defence Research and Development Organisation
   D.) Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Answer: Option 'C'

Defence Research and Development Organisation

5.

Gita Ramjee who is in news in April 2020 is _______.

   A.) Graphic Designer
   B.) Virologist
   C.) Chemist
   D.) Physician

Answer: Option 'B'

Virologist

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