Welcome to “Gyaan Insights” Current Affairs – Your Ultimate Resource for the Latest News and Events. Here is the short Glance of Current Affairs questions from 17-18 March 2024.

  1. What was the annual growth rate of services exports from India in 2023, according to the UNCTAD report?
  • A) 5%
  • B) 8%
  • C) 10%
  • D) 12%
  • Correct Answer: D) 12%

Current Affairs Quiz: 23 March 2024 Highlights

2. Which medical milestone was achieved by surgeons from Massachusetts General Hospital in 2024?

  • A) The first successful heart transplant
  • B) The first pig-to-human kidney transplant
  • C) The first full-face transplant
  • D) The first artificial heart implant
  • Correct Answer: B) The first pig-to-human kidney transplant

3. When is India’s first battery energy storage gigafactory in Jammu and Kashmir scheduled to start operations?

  • A) December 2023
  • B) October 2023
  • C) July 2023
  • D) January 2024
  • Correct Answer: B) October 2023

4. What is the daily transaction limit using the Airtel Payments Bank Smart Watch?

  • A) Rs 10,000
  • B) Rs 20,000
  • C) Rs 25,000
  • D) Rs 30,000
  • Correct Answer: B) Rs 20,000

Current Affairs Quiz: 22 March 2024 Highlights

5. Which project is supported by Axis Bank’s contribution to the National Cancer Grid?

  • A) National Diabetes Clinic
  • B) National Tumour Biobank
  • C) National Cardiology Network
  • D) National Dermatology Symposium
  • Correct Answer: B) National Tumour Biobank

6. According to the DHL Global Connectedness Report 2024, which country ranks first in global connectedness?

  • A) Singapore
  • B) Netherlands
  • C) Ireland
  • D) United States of America
  • Correct Answer: B) Netherlands

7. What is the octane rating range of Ethanol 100 fuel?

  • A) 80-85
  • B) 90-95
  • C) 100-105
  • D) 110-115
  • Correct Answer: C) 100-105

8. What does “PM-SURAJ” stand for?

  • A) Prime Minister’s Scheme for Urban Renewal and Justice
  • B) Pradhan Mantri Samajik Utthan evam Rozgar Adharit Jankalyan
  • C) Prime Minister’s Social Upliftment and Rural Advancement Jankalyan
  • D) Pradhan Mantri Social Unity and Rapid Advancement Journey
  • Correct Answer: B) Pradhan Mantri Samajik Utthan evam Rozgar Adharit Jankalyan

9. Which country’s surgeons performed the first pig-to-human kidney transplant?

  • A) United Kingdom
  • B) Canada
  • C) United States
  • D) Germany
  • Correct Answer: C) United States

10. Where will India’s first battery storage gigafactory be located?

  • A) Maharashtra
  • B) Gujarat
  • C) Jammu and Kashmir
  • D) Tamil Nadu
  • Correct Answer: C) Jammu and Kashmir

11. What technology supports the contactless payment feature of the Airtel Payments Bank Smart Watch?

  • A) Bluetooth
  • B) NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • C) Wi-Fi
  • D) RFID (Radio-frequency identification)
  • Correct Answer: B) NFC (Near Field Communication)

12. Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of the Digital News Publishers Association (DNPA) in 2024?

  • A) Mariam Mammen Mathew
  • B) Mukesh Ambani
  • C) Uday Shankar
  • D) Vineet Jain
  • Correct Answer: A) Mariam Mammen Mathew

13. Simon Harris is poised to become the youngest Prime Minister of which country?

  • A) New Zealand
  • B) Canada
  • C) Ireland
  • D) Australia
  • Correct Answer: C) Ireland

14. The AUKUS partnership aims to construct what type of submarines for Australia?

  • A) Diesel-electric submarines
  • B) Nuclear-powered submarines
  • C) Ballistic missile submarines
  • D) Attack submarines
  • Correct Answer: B) Nuclear-powered submarines

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