SSC Current Affairs Quiz – 23rd & 24th May 2021

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Dear Aspirants, SSC Current Affairs quiz questions are available here. It will be very helpful to practice for various SSC exams such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, etc. Aspirants find it very hard to memorize and remember a large data of current affairs. To make it easier, you have to attend SSC current affairs quiz in a regular manner. As you attend quiz regularly, you can find and correct mistakes. This will help you to score more marks in the current affairs section of SSC exams. So, utilize the SSC current affairs quiz questions available here and practice in a regular manner. the SSC current affairs quiz questions available here are from the exam point of view. Also, after attending the quiz, you can check the solution along with the detailed explanation at the bottom. So, that you can learn all the current affairs news in an effective manner.

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1) International Day for Biological Diversity is Observed on May ___.

A) 15

B) 14

C) 22

D) 20


2) Which state government has launched the “Mission Oxygen Self-Reliance” scheme to meet the state’s oxygen needs?

A) Andhra Pradesh

B) Odisha

C) Maharashtra

D) Bihar


3) Microsoft decided to retire the Internet Explorer browser on June 15, ___.

A) 2026

B) 2025

C) 2022

D) 2023


4) INS Rajput, Indian Navy’s ___ destroyer, to be decommissioned.

A) 4th

B) 5th

C) 1st

D) 2nd


5) Cyclone Tauktae has made landfall in which state?

A) Madhya Pradesh

B) Kerala

C) Bihar

D) Gujarat


6) Women’s Champions League trophy – which team has beaten Chelsea to win?

A) ParisFC

B) Liverpool

C) LaLiga

D) Barcelona


7) Sunderlal Bahuguna who passed away recently was an eminent ___.

A) Actor

B) Doctor

C) Environmentalist

D) Singer


Answers :

1) Answer: C

The International Day for Biological Diversity is a United Nations sanctioned international day for the promotion of biodiversity issues.

It is currently held on May 22.

The theme for this year’s (2021) IDB is “We’re part of the solution”.


2) Answer: C

Maharashtra government has launched the “Mission Oxygen Self-Reliance” scheme to meet the state’s oxygen needs.

Special incentives will be given to oxygen producing industries under this scheme.

At present the state’s oxygen generation capacity is 1300 MT per day.

In order to meet the increasing demand, the state government has declared few incentives to meet the target of producing 3000 MT of oxygen per day.


3) Answer: C

Internet Explorer was once the most widely used web browser, obtaining a peak of about 95 percent usage share by 2003.

Microsoft has announced to retire its iconic Internet Explorer (IE) browser in June 2022, as it envisions the future of Internet Explorer, which was launched in 1995, on Windows 10 in Microsoft Edge.


4) Answer: C

On May 21, 2021, INS Rajput, the first destroyer of the Indian Navy, will be decommissioned after over 41 years of service.

It was the lead ship of the Kashin-class destroyers built by the erstwhile USSR.

The ship had the motto “Raj Karega Rajput’’

The ship was commissioned as INS Rajput on May 4, 1980 at Poti, Georgia by I K Gujral, the then Ambassador of India to USSR.

Captain Gulab Mohanlal Hiranandani as her first Commanding Officer.


5) Answer: D

In the Saurashtra region of Gujarat, Indian Meteorological Department informed that Tauktae the extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm  made landfall.

It is Formed in the Arabian Sea.

It mainly causes damage to the states of Gujarat, Kerala, Maharashtra, Daman & Diu.

The Cyclone Cause Several rains, and winds upto 150-160 kmph.


6) Answer: D

For the first time in the club’s history, Barcelona beat Chelsea to win the Women’s Champions League final.

In Gothenburg, the first 36 minutes, Chelsea conceded four goals as Barcelona blew them away to win their first Women’s Champions League.


7) Answer: C

On May 21, 2021, Noted environmentalist and Gandhian activist, Sunderlal Bahuguna Passed away.

He was 94.

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