Current Affairs Quiz English September 17 2019 - For RRB NTPC & Group D MCQs

1.

The war of Kalinga was fought in the year?

   A.) 262 BC
   B.) 265 AD
   C.) 145 AD
   D.) 145 BC

Answer: Option 'A'

262 BC

2.

Who won the Amnesty International 'Ambassadors of Conscience' award for the year 2019 along with the 'Fridays for Future youth movement'?

   A.) Greta Thunberg
   B.) Jillian Marsh
   C.) Maria Gunnoe
   D.) Annie Leonard

Answer: Option 'A'

Greta Thunberg

3.

What is the theme of the first-ever World Patient Safety Day (WPSD)?

   A.) Raise a voice of Patient Safety
   B.) Patient Safety: a global health priority
   C.) Give priority of Patient Safety
   D.) Speak up for Patient Safety

Answer: Option 'B'

Patient Safety: a global health priority

4.

Who took charge as the Vice Chief of Army staff (VCOAS) of India on 1st September, 2019 ?

   A.) Abhay Krishna
   B.) Ranbir Singh
   C.) Devraj Anbu
   D.) Manoj Mukund Naravane

Answer: Option 'D'

Manoj Mukund Naravane

5.

Which entity has appointed Pravin Jadhav as its Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on September 1, 2019 ?

   A.) MobiKwik Money
   B.) Paytm Money
   C.) FreeCharge Money
   D.) PhonePe Money

Answer: Option 'B'

Paytm Money

6.

India's first Central Police University will be established in which state?

   A.) Odisha
   B.) Bihar
   C.) Uttar Pradesh
   D.) Assam

Answer: Option 'C'

Uttar Pradesh

7.

Who has partnered with Cisco to offer enterprises a secure, fully-managed, multi-channel, intelligent and cloud-based Cisco Webex Contact Center solution?

   A.) Mind Tree
   B.) Tech Mahindra
   C.) Reliance Communications
   D.) Tata Communications

Answer: Option 'D'

Tata Communications

8.

Name the cricketer, who surpassed Shahid Afridi and became the highest T20I (Twenty-Twenty International) wicket-taker .

   A.) Mohammed Shami
   B.) Jasprit Bumrah
   C.) Lasith Malinga
   D.) Ishant Sharma

Answer: Option 'C'

Lasith Malinga

9.

Which Cricket player is known as the 'Haryana hurricane'?

   A.) Harbhajan Singh
   B.) Kapil Dev
   C.) Virendra Sehwag
   D.) Virat Kohli

Answer: Option 'B'

Kapil Dev

10.

Who is the author of the book titled “India’s Lost Frontier the Story of the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan” ?

   A.) Kuldeep Singh Sengar
   B.) Raghvendra Singh
   C.) Ashok Kumar
   D.) Brajesh Kumar Prajapati

Answer: Option 'B'

Raghvendra Singh

11.

Tejinderpal Singh Toor is associated with which sport?

   A.) Hammer throw
   B.) Discus throw
   C.) Javelin throw
   D.) Shot put

Answer: Option 'D'

Shot put

12.

Who has become the first Defence Minister to fly LCA Tejas?

   A.) Amit Shah
   B.) Nirmala Sitharaman
   C.) Rajnath Singh
   D.) Manohar Parrikar

Answer: Option 'C'

Rajnath Singh

13.

How much will the Pregnant Women and Lactating Mothers receive under the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana in 3 installments?

   A.) Rs.5,000
   B.) Rs.4,000
   C.) Rs.3,000
   D.) Rs.2,000

Answer: Option 'A'

Rs.5,000

14.

Digital Communication Commission of Department of Telecom has approved Rs __________ crore to set up mobile towers and laying of optical fibre.

   A.) 4,800
   B.) 5,000
   C.) 6,200
   D.) 8,500

Answer: Option 'D'

8,500

15.

Who became the third-youngest winner in F1(Formula 1) history after winning 2019 Belgian Grand Prix ?

   A.) Charles Leclerc
   B.) Alexander Albon
   C.) ValtteriBottas
   D.) Sebastian Vettel

Answer: Option 'A'

Charles Leclerc

16.

Who is to be appointed as the Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force?

   A.) Air Chief Marshal Fali Homi Major
   B.) Air Chief Marshal Pradeep Vasant Naik
   C.) Air Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria
   D.) Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha

Answer: Option 'C'

Air Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria

17.

“Coconut for Family Wellness”What was the theme of the World Coconut Day 2019 ?

   A.) “Coconut for Family Wellness”
   B.) “Coconut for Good Health, Wealth & Wellnessis
   C.) “A Healthy Wealthy Life with Coconut”
   D.) “Coconut for Family Nutrition, Health and Wellness”

Answer: Option 'A'

“Coconut for Family Wellness”

18.

Which country has elected, Oleksiy Honcharuk as its 17th Prime Minister ?

   A.) Algeria
   B.) Libya
   C.) Ukraine
   D.) Syria

Answer: Option 'C'

Ukraine

19.

India's first central police university will be set up in __________.

   A.) Lucknow
   B.) Greater Noida
   C.) Patna
   D.) Ghaziabad

Answer: Option 'B'

Greater Noida

20.

Name the deceased Italian bodybuilder, powerlifter, actor and author, who won Mr. Olympia in the year 1976 and 1981 and nicknamed as “the Sardinian Strongman”.

   A.) Sergio Oliva
   B.) Lou Ferrigno
   C.) Frank Zane
   D.) Franco Columbu

Answer: Option 'D'

Franco Columbu


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