Static General Knowledge and Current Events Questions and Answers

Static General Knowledge and Current Events Questions and Answers


8th March 2021 Static General Knowledge and Current Events Questions and Answers are given below:

1. What is the theme of International Women's Day 2021?

  1. Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world
  2. Women achieving equal future in a COVID 19 world
  3. Women in leadership: Choose to challenge
  4. None of above 

Ans. a

  1. When was the first International Women's Day celebrated?
  1. 28 February, 1909
  2. 8 March, 1910
  3. 8 March, 1909
  4. 28 March, 1909

Ans. a

  1. Who is the first Indian woman Pilot to fly the Rafale?
  1. Shubhangi Singh
  2. Shivangi Singh
  3. Bhawana Kanth
  4. Avani Chaturvedi

Ans. b

  1. Choose the correct statement about Katerina Sakellaropoulu

i) She is the first-elect female President of Greece

ii) Greece is among those EU countries to have the least women on senior positions in politics

  1. Only i
  2. Only ii
  3. Both i and ii
  4. None of the above 

Ans. c

  1. In which year did the United Nations first start the celebration of International Women's Day?
  1. 1978
  2. 1947
  3. 1919
  4. 1975

Ans. d


  1. Who was the first Indian Woman to hold a post in the Union cabinet before Independence?
  1. Sarojini Naidu
  2. Vijay Laxmi Pandit
  3. Annie Beasant
  4. Rajkumari Amrit Kaur

Ans. b


  1. Which television series has won the Best Series award at Golden Globes 2021?
  1. The Crown
  2. Gray's Anatomy
  3. Delhi Crime
  4. A Handmaiden's Tale

Ans. a

  1. This state of India has approved the Bill providing 75% reservation to the domicile candidates in private sector job openings
  1. Uttar Pradesh
  2. Haryana 
  3. Punjab
  4. Kerala

Ans. b

  1. Which movie won the Best Picture Drama award at the Golden Globes 2021
  1. Mank
  2. The Father
  3. Nomadland
  4. Promising Young Woman

Ans. c

  1. Choose the correct statement about Red Rice being exported to the USA

i) Red rice is rich in iron and the variety is grown in the Brahmaputra valley of Assam, without using any form of chemical fertilizer

ii) This variety is known as ‘Bao-dhaan’ and is an integral part of the Uttar Pradesh's food

  1. Only i
  2. Only ii
  3. Both i and ii
  4. None of the above

Ans. a