Current Affairs Quiz English September 08 2019 - For RRB NTPC & Group D MCQs

1.

Which University won the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (Maka) Trophy, 2019 

   A.) Chitkara University, Chandigarh
   B.) Chandigarh University, Ajitgarh, Punjab
   C.) Panjab University, Chandigarh
   D.) Lovely Professional University, Punjab

Answer: Option 'C'

Panjab University, Chandigarh

2.

Who launched the ‘Fit India’ Movement campaign on National Sports day ?

   A.) Narendra Modi
   B.) Amit Shah
   C.) Arun Jaitley
   D.) Arvind Kejriwal

Answer: Option 'A'

Narendra Modi

3.

Name the deceased bengali actor, who was well known by the National award winning movie Ganadevata .

   A.) Tarun Majumdar
   B.) Rabi Kinagi
   C.) Ahmed Sharif
   D.) Nimu Bhowmik

Answer: Option 'D'

Nimu Bhowmik

4.

Which country’s Cricketer, Ajantha Mendis retires from all forms of cricket recently?

   A.) Bangladesh
   B.) South Africa
   C.) Sri Lanka
   D.) West Indies

Answer: Option 'C'

Sri Lanka

5.

Who won a Gold medal in Water Technology & also conferred with ‘Best of Nation’ amongst the Indian competitors during World Skills International Competition 2019?

   A.) S Aswatha Narayana
   B.) Nidhin Prem
   C.) Faruk Ahmed
   D.) Shubham Singh

Answer: Option 'A'

S Aswatha Narayana

6.

Where was the Rare Peacock Parachute Spider or Gooty Tarantula (Poecilotheria metallica) discovered ?

   A.) Warangal, Telangana
   B.) Villupuram, Tamil Nadu
   C.) Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh
   D.) Kochi, Kerala

Answer: Option 'B'

Villupuram, Tamil Nadu

7.

The maximum maturity period of Treasury bill (T-Bill) is ______

   A.) 12 weeks
   B.) 26 weeks
   C.) 48 weeks
   D.) 52 weeks

Answer: Option 'D'

52 weeks

8.

Who headed the National Green Tribunal (NGT) committee that suggests the Unique Identification Numbers (UID) for water bodies in Delhi ?

   A.) S. N. Hussain
   B.) Venkata Ramulu
   C.) S P Garg
   D.) Suryanarayan Naidu

Answer: Option 'C'

S P Garg

9.

With which of the following company, BEML will join hands work together in aerospace AI and 3D printing?

   A.) Infosys
   B.) TCL
   C.) HCL
   D.) Wipro

Answer: Option 'D'

Wipro

10.

Where was the 45th edition of the World Skills International Competition for the year 2019 ?

   A.) Berlin, Germany
   B.) Paris, France
   C.) Kazan, Russia
   D.) Moscow, Russia

Answer: Option 'C'

Kazan, Russia

11.

Which country will host the 47th WorldSkills Competition in 2023?

   A.) Lyon, France
   B.) Pyongyang, North Korea
   C.) Shanghai, China
   D.) Tokyo, Japan

Answer: Option 'A'

Lyon, France

12.

Which state government launched a pilot project to track stolen mobile phones?

   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Maharashtra
   C.) Punjab
   D.) Andhra Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Maharashtra

13.

Who won gold medal in women’s 400m race that held at the International Athletic Meeting – Josef Seckar Memorial (MJS) in Brno, Czech Republic ?

   A.) M. R. Poovamma
   B.) VK Vismaya
   C.) Dutee Chand
   D.) Hima Das

Answer: Option 'B'

VK Vismaya

14.

Austria born engineer, Ferdinand Karl Piëch was associated with which automaker company ?

   A.) Volkswagen
   B.) Audi
   C.) Mercedes-Benz
   D.) BMW Motorrad

Answer: Option 'A'

Volkswagen

15.

Who has been appointed as the Press Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind?

   A.) Ajay Kumar Singh
   B.) Muhamad Talha Hajee
   C.) Sanjay Kothari
   D.) Ajit Seth

Answer: Option 'A'

Ajay Kumar Singh

16.

Who written the book titled, “Obama: The Call of History” ?

   A.) Philip Rucker
   B.) Maggie Haberman
   C.) Peter Baker
   D.) Susan Glasser

Answer: Option 'C'

Peter Baker

17.

India launched an initiative to fund how many PhD fellowships for ASEAN students at IITs?

   A.) 1000
   B.) 750
   C.) 600
   D.) 450

Answer: Option 'A'

1000

18.

Whose birth anniversary is celebrated as National Sports Day on 29th August ?

   A.) Balbir Singh Sr.
   B.) Dhyan Chand
   C.) Aavishkar Salvi
   D.) Kripal Singh

Answer: Option 'B'

Dhyan Chand

19.

Who won the Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Awards 2018 under Life Time Achievement category ?

   A.) Dipankar Ghosh
   B.) Prabhat Raju Koli
   C.) Wangchuk Sherpa
   D.) RameshwerJangra

Answer: Option 'C'

Wangchuk Sherpa

20.

Name the first Paralympian, who was awarded with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award .

   A.) Deepa Malik
   B.) Sakshi Malik
   C.) Dipa Karmakar
   D.) Saina Nehwal

Answer: Option 'A'

Deepa Malik


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