12th May SSC Current Affairs MCQ 12th May SSC Current Affairs MCQ

Q1) Which state has decided to give Ivermectin drug to the people above 18 years irrespective of their coronavirus status to bring down mortality?

  1. Haryana
  2. Goa
  3. Sikkim
  4. Tamil Nadu

Q2) The Competition Commission of India has permitted Imola Acquisition Corporation to acquire what percent of stake in Ingram Micro Inc?

  1. 50%
  2. 70%
  3. 100%
  4. 90%

Q3) Which city topped the Prime Global Cities Index Q1 2021 released by Knight Frank?

  1. Shenzhen
  2. Bengaluru
  3. New York
  4. Seoul

Q4) When is National Technology Day in India celebrated every year?

  1.   May 10
  2.   May 9
  3.   May 11
  4.   May 12

Q5) Which of the following personality recently has revealed to be suffereing from Asperger’s syndrome?

  1. Elon Musk
  2. Bill Gates
  3. Joe Biden
  4. Ratan Tata

Q6) Which country has declared a regional emergency after a recent cyber attack on Colonial Pipeline Company?

  1. Canada
  2. USA
  3. New Zealand
  4. Germany

Q7) SpaceX has decided to accept which cryptocurrency as a payment to launch lunar mission next year?

  1. Ethereum
  2. Stellar
  3. Litecoin
  4. Dogecoin

Q8) Gopal Krishna Gokhale whose 155th birth anniversary was observed on 9th May was the founder of which among the following?

  1.  Servants of India Society 
  2. Deccan Education Society
  3. Asiatic Society
  4. Scientific Society

Q9) Who has become the first female artiste and the first non-English artiste to receive global icon award at Brit Awards 2021?

  1. Beyonce
  2. Katy Perry
  3. Taylor Swift
  4. Madonna

Q10) MK Kaushik and Ravinder Pal Singh who died recently was associated with which sports?

  1. Football
  2. Hockey
  3. Cricket
  4. Badminton

Q11) India participated in the 3rd Arctic Science Ministerial platform. It was jointly organised by Iceland and which country?

  1. Japan
  2. Denmark
  3. Germany
  4. South Korea

Q12) Who is the author of the book Buddha in Gandhara?

  1. Shivshankar Menon
  2. Sunita Dwivedi 
  3. Sudarshan Ramabadran
  4. Yashaswini Chandra

Q13) Which drug company of India has inked a pact with US-based Eli Lilly and Company to manufacture and produce baricitinib in the country for the treatment of COVID-19?

  1. Biocon
  2. Cadila
  3. Lupin
  4. Cipla

Q14) What is the IUCN’s status of Mountain bongos, which were seen in news recently?

  1. Vulnerable
  2.  Critically Endangered 
  3. Extinct
  4. Least concern

Q15) According to report by United Nations, human-caused methane emissions has to be cut down by what per cent to avoid the worst effects of climate change?

  1. 30%
  2. 45%
  3. 27%
  4. 67%

Q16) Who has won the ICC Men’s Player of the Month for April 2021?

  1. Babar Azam
  2. Virat Kohli
  3. Kane Williamson
  4. Stuart Broad

Q17) Who has been appointed as National President of FICCI Ladies Organization?

  1. Jyoti Vij
  2. Ujjwala Singhania
  3. Neha Bhatiya
  4. Amrita Majumdar

Q18) Who is the head of the technical group on social stock exchanges constituted by SEBI?

  1.  Ananta Barua
  2. Madhabi Puri Buch
  3. Harsh Bhanwala
  4.  S. K. Mohanty