Current Affairs Quiz: 26 November 2020

The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as the Indian Constitution, Har Ghar Nal Yojana and Football legend Diego Maradona among others.

Created On: Nov 26, 2020 21:00 ISTModified On: Nov 26, 2020 21:02 IST
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25 November 2020: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as the Indian Constitution, Har Ghar Nal Yojana and Football legend Diego Maradona among others.

1.Football legend Diego Maradona passed away on November 25, 2020. He played for which nation’s national football team?
a)Brazil
b)Germany 
c)France
d)Argentina

2.Which country’s constitution is the world’s longest written constitution?
a)US
b)France
c)Canada
d)India

3.The Preamble of which nation’s Constitution begins with “We the people” besides India?
a)France
b)US
c)UK 
d)Pakistan

4.Indian-Origin Parliamentarian of this nation created history by taking oath in Sanskrit on foreign land. 
a)New Zealand 
b)UK
c)Singapore
d)Canada

5.Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched ‘Har Ghar Nal Yojana’ in which state on November 22, 2020?
a)Madhya Pradesh
b)Uttar Pradesh 
c)Odisha
d)Rajasthan

6.When is International Day for Elimination of violence against women observed?
a)November 26th 
b)November 25th 
c)November 24th 
d)November 23rd

7.Which Tiger Reserve has received the first TX2 International Award for doubling its population?
a)Jim Corbett
b)Kaziranga Tiger Reserve
c)Pilibhit Tiger Reserve
d)Periyar Tiger Reserve

8.Which country will host the19th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of SCO member states?
a)China
b)Pakistan 
c)Russia
d)India

Answers

1.(d) Argentina
Argentinian Football legend Diego Maradona passed away on November 25, 2020, after suffering a heart attack. He had made his full international debut during Argentina’s game against Hungary in 1977. He scored a total of 34 goals in 91 appearances for Argentina’s National Football team. 

2.(d) India
The Indian constitution is the world’s longest written constitution of any country on earth. It is divided into 25 parts and comprises 448 articles and 12 schedules.

3.(b) US
The Preamble of our Constitution is inspired by the Preamble to the Constitution of the United States of America, which also begins with "We the people".

4.(a) New Zealand 
Dr. Gaurav Sharma, Member of Parliament (MP) in New Zealand created history on November 25, 2020 by becoming the first Indian-origin parliamentarian to take oath in Sanskrit language on foreign land.

5.(b) Uttar Pradesh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ‘Har Ghar Nal Yojana’ (Tap Water to Every Household) on November 22, 2020 for the residents of Uttar Pradesh’s Sonbhadra and Mirzapur district. 
 
6.(b) November 25th 
The International Day for Elimination of violence against women was observed on November 25, 2020. The day aims to create awareness that women around the world are subjected to domestic violence, rape and other forms of violence. This year’s theme is “Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect.” 

7.(c) Pilibhit Tiger Reserve
The Pilibhit Tiger Reserve and the Uttar Pradesh Forest Department bagged the first TX2 International Award for doubling its population in four years. The target was set to double the numbers in ten years. 

8.(d) India
India will chair the 19th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states on November 30, 2020. India has got the opportunity to host the meeting for the first time since joining the SCO in 2017.

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