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

1.

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

2.

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

3.

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

4.

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

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.

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

7.

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

8.

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

9.

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

10.

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

11.

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

12.

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

13.

What was the theme of 2019 Engineers Day for the year 2019?

   A.) Digital Transformation: A New Industrial Revolution
   B.) Role of Engineers in a Developing India
   C.) Engineering Challenges for Knowledge Era
   D.) Engineering for change

Answer: Option 'D'

Engineering for change

14.

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

15.

The Kerala government has recently inked MoU with which country on cancer care?

   A.) Maldives
   B.) Thailand
   C.) Madagascar
   D.) Vietnam

Answer: Option 'A'

Maldives

16.

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

17.

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

18.

Which state recently launched Jan Soochna Portal for its citizens?

   A.) Maharashtra
   B.) Rajasthan
   C.) Madhya Pradesh
   D.) Gujarat

Answer: Option 'B'

Rajasthan

19.

Name the new tax refund Scheme, which will replace Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS).

   A.) Remission of Exports from India Scheme (RoEIS)
   B.) Remission of Taxes on Export Product (RoTEP)
   C.) Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Product (RoDTEP)
   D.) Remission of Export Product (RoEP)

Answer: Option 'C'

Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Product (RoDTEP)

20.

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


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