Correct Answer : Option (B) - Jason Mott
Note : The 72nd edition of the National Book Award was organized as a virtual event by the National Book Foundation. Jason Mott won the 2021 National Book Award for fiction for his novel “Hell of a Book”, a narrative about a black author’s adventure while travelling around in a book tour.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Russia
Note : Russian Navy successfully test-fired the ‘Zircon’ Hypersonic Cruise Missile from Frigate – Admiral Gorshkov warship, which rightly hit the test target placed in the Russian Arctic waters. Russia destroyed its own satellite in low-earth orbit using an Anti-Satellite (ASAT) Missile named ‘Nudol’, which led to the formation of a cloud of space debris that could potentially destroy other orbiting satellites & the International Space Station (ISS).
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Amravati
Note : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy announced on November 22, 2021 that Andhra Pradesh will have only one capital - Amravati. The decision puts to rest the row over three capitals of Andhra Pradesh.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - INS Vishakhapatnam
Note : INS Vishakhapatnam, first of the four ‘Visakhapatnam’ class destroyers, was formally commissioned into the Indian Navy on November 21, 2021. It has been indigenously designed by the Directorate of Naval Design and constructed by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders, Mumbai.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Parsadilal Meena
Note : Parsadilal Meena got a health portfolio in the latest cabinet reshuffle of the Rajasthan government. Overall, 15 ministers were inducted into the Rajasthan Cabinet on 21st November 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Andhra Pradesh
Note : Andhra Pradesh was awarded best marine State in India and Telangana was adjudged as the best performer in Inland Fisheries during the Fisheries awards 2021 held in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on the occasion of World Fisheries Day on November 21, 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Sadar Bazar police station, North Delhi
Note : The Sadar Bazar police station in Delhi has been ranked as the best police station of India for the year 2021 by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited
Note : INS Visakhapatnam, a P15B stealth guided-missile destroyer has been commissioned into the Indian Navy at the Naval Dockyard, Mumbai. This is the first of the four ‘Visakhapatnam’ class destroyers. It has been designed by the Indian Navy’s in-house organization Directorate of Naval Design and constructed by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited, Mumbai. INS Visakhapatnam measures 163m in length, 17m in breadth with a displacement of 7,400 tonnes. It was commissioned in the presence of Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Lewis Hamilton
Note : Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes-Great Britain), has won the 2021 F1 Qatar Grand Prix held on November 21, 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Geoff Allardice