5
Q:

Which one of the following is the theme of the World Soil Day, 2017?

A) Soils and pulses, a symbol for life B) Caring for the Planet starts from the Ground
C) Soils, a solid ground for life D) Soils, foundation for family farming

Answer:   B) Caring for the Planet starts from the Ground



Explanation:

World Soil Day 2017 is celebrated on 5 December under the theme "Caring for the Planet starts from the Ground," with activities aiming to communicate messages on the importance of soil quality for food security, healthy ecosystems and human well-being.Soils not only produce 95% of the food we consume, they also have a huge potential for taking carbon from the atmosphere and offsetting the greenhouse gas emissions. Keeping the soil healthy can bring a multitude of gains, from food security to sustainable livelihoods and climate benefits.

Subject: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Q:

World Wetland day is celebrated every year on ___ February.

A) 2nd B) 3rd
C) 4th D) 5th
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 2nd

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

0 42
Q:

International Women's day is celebrated on ___ March every year.

A) 6th B) 7th
C) 8th D) 9th
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 8th

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

0 41
Q:

Human Rights Day is observed on

A) December 10 B) December 11
C) December 12 D) December 14
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) December 10

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

2 85
Q:

On November 29 every year, the UN observes 'International Day of Solidarity' related to which country?

A) Syria B) Turkey
C) Israel D) Palestine
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Palestine

Explanation:

The date of 29 November is observed as the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People since 1978.

 

 

Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

1 105
Q:

National Organ Donation Day in India is observed on

A) November 25 B) November 26
C) November 27 D) November 28
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) November 27

Explanation:

National Organ Donation Day is annually observed across India on November 27 to recognize the selfless contribution made by deceased donors to healthcare.

 

Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

1 105
Q:

World Town Planning Day (WTPD) is celebrated on

 

A) 8 November B) 23 November
C) 21 November D) 7 November
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 8 November

Explanation:

World Town Planning Day (WTPD) also known as World Urbanism Day is celebrated on 8 November.

 

Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

3 287
Q:

The United Nations (UN)'s World Television Day is observed across the globe on which day?

A) November 19 B) November 20
C) November 18 D) November 21
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) November 21

Explanation:

The United Nations (UN)'s World Television Day is observed across the globe on November 21 to recognize the increasing impacts of television on decision making and to focus on the issues like economic and social issues.

 

 

Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

1 118
Q:

Ayurveda Day celebrated globally on

 

A) November 13 B) November 12
C) November 14 D) November 15  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) November 13

Explanation:

Ayurveda Day is annually celebrated across the globe on the day of Dhanwantri Jayanti, as a global initiative to promote and preserve the health science of Ayurveda.

 

Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Important Days and Years
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

2 208