Current Affairs October 04 2019 Quiz For RRB NTPC & Group D MCQs

1.

What is the name of the newly discovered gas giant Jupiter-like planet which is orbiting a dwarf star, located about 30 light-years from the sun ?

   A.) GB 3412 b
   B.) GJ 3512 b
   C.) GL 3712 b
   D.) GK 3612 b

Answer: Option 'B'

GJ 3512 b

2.

Name the 8th continent discovered by researchers from the Utrecht University, Netherlands in the mediterranean region under Europe ?

   A.) Greater Rodinia
   B.) Greater Pangaea
   C.) Greater Kenorland
   D.) Greater Adria

Answer: Option 'D'

Greater Adria

3.

Which country’s Central bank has released three coins (100, 1000 and 2500 denomination) bearing the Sikh symbol to commemorate 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ?

   A.) Myanmar
   B.) Bangladesh
   C.) Sri Lanka
   D.) Nepal

Answer: Option 'D'

Nepal

4.

ETS was in news recently, what does ‘T’ stands for _________?

   A.) T – Taxation
   B.) T – Transparency
   C.) T – Trading
   D.) T – Transaction

Answer: Option 'C'

T – Trading

5.

What was the theme of the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) 2019 ?

   A.) Theme – “Leaving No One Behind!”
   B.) Theme – “Overcoming Divides and Achieving the SDGs in Africa”
   C.) Theme – “Access To Info Day”
   D.) Theme – “Overcoming Divides and Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”

Answer: Option 'A'

Theme – “Leaving No One Behind!”

6.

Name the new mineral discovered by Nicole Meyer inside a diamond from a mine- Koffiefontein pipe in South Africa?

   A.) Isoferroplatinum
   B.) Cherepanovite
   C.) Ruthenium
   D.) Goldschmidtite

Answer: Option 'D'

Goldschmidtite

7.

On which date, World Rabies Day (WRD) is observed ?

   A.) September 25
   B.) September 28
   C.) September 27
   D.) September 26

Answer: Option 'B'

September 28

8.

Where was the India’s second Scorpene-class attack submarine INS Khanderi, India’s first P-17 Shivalik-class frigate INS Nilgiri and the largest aircraft carrier drydock was commissioned ?

   A.) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
   B.) Mumbai, Maharashtra
   C.) Kolkata, West Bengal
   D.) New Delhi, Delhi

Answer: Option 'B'

Mumbai, Maharashtra

9.

_____ years Rural Sanitation Strategy (2019-2029) was launched by Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DDWS) to focus on sustaining the change in sanitation behavior?

   A.) 15 Years
   B.) 3 Years
   C.) 10 Years
   D.) 5 Years

Answer: Option 'C'

10 Years

10.

Which city will host the 8th World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) 2020 ?

   A.)

Bangkok, Thailand

   B.) The Hague, Netherlands
   C.) Chicago, United States
   D.) New Delhi, India

Answer: Option 'B'

The Hague, Netherlands

11.

Who was honored with the 28th Saraswati Samman 2018 for the creation of his famous poetry collection ‘Pakkaki Ottigilite’(Turning aside while lying down)in 2016?

   A.) K Siva Reddy
   B.) Bapiraju Adivi
   C.) Innaiah Narisetti
   D.) Keshava Reddy

Answer: Option 'A'

K Siva Reddy

12.

Name the festival of flowers celebrated by the women in the Warangal city of Telangana?

   A.) Nongkrem Flower Festival
   B.) Bastar Dussehra
   C.) Bohag Bihu
   D.) Bathukamma

Answer: Option 'D'

Bathukamma

13.

K P S Menon Jr.(junior) passed away recently, he was a former __________ ?

   A.) Foreign Secretary
   B.) Corporate Affairs Secretary
   C.) Defence Secretary
   D.) External Affairs Secretary

Answer: Option 'A'

Foreign Secretary

14.

Sarah Taylor announced retirement from international cricket recently, she is associated with which country ?

   A.) New Zealand
   B.) Bangladesh
   C.) England
   D.) Australia

Answer: Option 'C'

England

15.

Where was the 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Weightlifting Championships held ?

   A.) Guwahati, Assam
   B.) Pattaya, Thailand
   C.) Beijing, China
   D.) Jakarta, Indonesia

Answer: Option 'B'

Pattaya, Thailand

16.

Which city will hold the 50th edition of World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting for 2020?

   A.) Helsinki, Finland
   B.) Davos-Klosters, Switzerland
   C.) Stockholm, Sweden
   D.) Copenhagen, Denmark

Answer: Option 'B'

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

17.

Which two countries has signed agreements worth Rs 2,400 crore to boost trade ties in the field of rubber, construction material, food and beverages, logistics ?

   A.) India and Cambodia
   B.) Thailand and India
   C.) Philippines and India
   D.) India and Vietnam

Answer: Option 'B'

Thailand and India

18.

What was the theme of the 7th World Hindu Economic Forum (WHEF) 2019 that held in Mumbai, Maharashtra ?

   A.) Theme – “Shaping the World Economy along with making Society Prosperous”
   B.) Theme – “Optimism, Innovation & Partnerships”
   C.) Theme – “Thriving Economy Prosperity Society”
   D.) Theme – “Prosperous Society: Stronger Society”

Answer: Option 'D'

Theme – “Prosperous Society: Stronger Society”

19.

Which state government has launched India’s 1st trading program called “Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)” to combat particulate air pollution?

   A.) Gujarat in Surat
   B.) West Bengal in Kolkata
   C.) Maharashtra in Mumbai
   D.) Tamil Nadu in Chennai

Answer: Option 'A'

Gujarat in Surat

20.

Name the deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister of Thailand, who is on first trade visit to Mumbai and Chennai, India to promote Thai products?

   A.) Chalermchai Srion
   B.) Apirak Kosayodhin
   C.) Korn Chatikavanij
   D.) Jurin Laksanawisit

Answer: Option 'D'

Jurin Laksanawisit


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