Current Affairs 1 March 2019 Quiz
Read our Current Affairs and Newspaper Quiz daily to excel in General Awareness section of upcoming Competitive Exams.
Quiz from Current Affairs 28 February 2019 of A2Z – Click Here to Read Current Affairs of February 28, 2019
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a giant Bhagavad Gita,running into 670 pages and weighing 800 kg in which city/UT?
Explanation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a giant Bhagavad Gita,running into 670 pages and weighing 800 kg,at the ISKCON temple in New Delhi.
- The 16th edition of BioAsia will be held in which city/UT?
Explanation: The 16th edition of BioAsia, an annual flagship International healthcare and technology convention of the Government of Telangana, organised in partnership with the Government of India, held at Hyderabad International Convention Centre.
- Union Minister DV Sadananda has inaugurated a centre of the Central Institute of Plastic Engineering and Technology (CIPET) in which state?
Explanation: Union Minister DV Sadananda has inaugurated a centre of the Central Institute of Plastic Engineering and Technology (CIPET) in Tripura. The CIPET in Tripura would produce 1500 skilled workers per annum.
- Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated Dharampada Samvad Skill Saathi Youth Conclave in which city/UT?
Explanation: Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated Nua Odisha, Dharampada Samvad Skill Saathi Youth Conclave in Bhubaneshwar.
- Recently, the National Institute of Design has been inaugurated in which city of Madhya Pradesh?
Explanation: the National Institute of Design has been inaugurated at Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh and Jorhat in Assam.
- The ministry of Civil Aviation organized Aviation Conclave in which city/UT?
Explanation: The ministry of Civil Aviation organised a conclave on the theme “flying for All” where more than 200 delegates including industry leaders and regulators deliberated on issues and opportunities in the sector.
- Recently,the HRD Ministry launched which scheme in collaboration with the National Skill Ministry and Labour and employment Ministry to skill non technical students?
Explanation: After launching schemes and initiatives to skill students in technical courses, the HRD ministry in collaboration with the National Skill Ministry and Labour and employment Ministry collaboratively launched SHREYAS-Scheme for Higher Education Youth for Apprenticeship and Skills.
- Which state launched “Banglar Shiksha” web portal to provide real time data on schools?
Explanation: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee inaugurated a web portal, which is set to provide real-time data on state-run and aided schools. “The portal, Banglar Shiksha will address many issues, including attendance of students and teachers.
- The AYUSH-WHO Working Group Meeting on “Benchmarks for training in Yoga” began in which city/UT?
Explanation: A three-day Working Group Meeting, organised jointly by the Ministry of AYUSH and WHO, to review the WHO document “Benchmarks for Training in Yoga” began in New Delhi. 16 yoga experts will review the draft document of whom, 11 are from the US, UK, Canada, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Japan, Australia and Malaysia.
- Who is the author of novel “The Fate of Butterflies”?
Explanation: Veteran author Nayantara Sahgal unveiled her new novel “The Fate of Butterflies” at a function attended by bibliophiles. The novel confronts the toxic dangers of “war, religious polarisation and authoritarian charisma-a dystopian future that is already upon the world”.
- According to Banking Secretary Rajeev Kumar,PSU banks have recovered how much amount in the first three quarters of the current financial year?
A)Rs 84000 cr
B)Rs 95000 cr
C)Rs 85000 cr
D)Rs 98000 cr
Explanation: Banking Secretary Rajeev Kumar said the PSU banks have receovered Rs 98000 crore in the first three quarters of the current financial year.
- Which organization have launched application “iPay”?
Explanation: In a bid to promote digital transactions, the Indian Rail Catering and Tourism Corporation(IRCTC) launched its much awaited payment aggregator system “IRCTC iPay”.
- RBI have signed an agreement for Bilateral Swap Arrangement(BSA) to access $75 billion with which country?
Explanation: The RBI and Bank of Japan have signed an agreement for Bilateral Swap Arrangement(BSA) between the two countries. The BSA was negotiated between India and Japan during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Tokyo last year. It provides for India to access 75 billion in US dollars while the earlier BSA provided for 50 billion dollars.
- According to Second Advance Estimates of National Income,India’s GDP growth projection lowered to how much percent in 2018-19?
Explanation: India is estimated to grow at a slower period pace of 7 percent in 2018-19, down from the 7.2 per cent attained during the previous financial year. The growth in GDP during 2018-19 is estimated at 7 per cent as compared to the growth rate of 7.2 per cent in 2017-18.
- Which country will host International Association of Athletics Federations World Athletics Series Event 2021?
Explanation: Australia will host the International Association of Athletics Federations World Athletics Series Event for the first time in 25 years, following the decision to award the 2021 World Cross Country Championships to Bathurst in New South Wales.
- Which Indian boxer won gold at Makran Cup in Iran?
Explanation: National champion Deepak Singh was the lone Indian boxer to notch up a gold, while five others claimed silver medals in the Makran Cup in Chabahar,Iran.
- Who has been appointed as the chairman of the Police Complaints Authority?
Explanation: Justice PS Teji has been appointed as the chairman of the Police Complaints Authority set up to look into complaints against erring policemen in the city. The other three members of the authority include former bureaucrats Nutan Guha Biswas and P Kamraj and Advocate Tinu Bajwa.
- When is World NGO Day observed?
Explanation: All the individuals and human rights activists celebrated World NGO Day 2019, an international calendar day which is annually observed on February 27.
- What is the theme of National Science Day 2019?
A)Science and Technology for Specially Abled Persons
B)Science and People
C)Science for the People and People for the Science
D)Science and Technology for the Sustainable Future
Explanation: National Science Day is used to celebrate every year in India on the 28th February.The theme is “Science for the People and People for the Science”.
STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS
- Train named Samjhauta Express which runs between India and Pakistan links Lahore in Pakistan to _______ in India
The train runs between both countries on Mondays and Thursdays. It links Lahore with Attari in Punjab.
A link train (of Samjhauta Express) ferries passengers from Attari to Delhi.
Attari, also spelled Atari, is a village of Amritsar District in the Punjab state of India, 3 km from the Indo-Pakistani border at Wagah.
(Samjhauta Express between India and Pakistan was suspended recently in view of rising tensions between the countries.)
- Where is the HQ of IRCTC?
- What is the currency of Japan?
- Where is the HQ of RBI?
19 Thoughts to “Current Affairs Quiz: March 1, 2019”
Great beat ! I would like to apprentice while you amend your website, how can i subscribe for a blog site? The account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been a little bit acquainted of this your broadcast offered bright clear idea
The unique payment platform that earns you INSTANT CASH BACK on everything you’re buying, at stores where you’re already shopping.
Hi there, You have done a great job. I will definitely digg it and personally recommend to my friends. I am confident they will be benefited from this site.
I think this is among the most significant information for me. And i’m glad reading your article. But should remark on few general things, The site style is perfect, the articles is really excellent : D. Good job, cheers
hi!,I really like your writing very so much! percentage we be in contact more about your post on AOL? I need a specialist in this house to solve my problem. May be that is you! Having a look ahead to peer you.
We are the Worlds Largest Cannabis Seedbank with over 100,000 marijuana seed strains in stock.
obviously like your web site however you have to take a look at the spelling on several of your posts. A number of them are rife with spelling issues and I find it very troublesome to tell the reality then again I will surely come back again.
One other issue is that if you are in a problem where you do not have a cosigner then you may really want to try to exhaust all of your educational funding options. You’ll find many grants and other free college funding that will supply you with funding to support with school expenses. Thanks alot : ) for the post.
Hi, i think that i noticed you visited my site so i got here to ?return the favor?.I am trying to in finding issues to enhance my site!I guess its ok to make use of a few of your ideas!!
Simply want to say your article is as surprising. The clarity in your post is just spectacular and i could assume you are an expert on this subject. Fine with your permission let me to grab your feed to keep updated with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please keep up the enjoyable work.
Another issue is that video gaming became one of the all-time biggest forms of fun for people spanning various ages. Kids have fun with video games, plus adults do, too. Your XBox 360 is just about the favorite gaming systems for people who love to have hundreds of video games available to them, plus who like to relax and play live with other people all over the world. Thank you for sharing your notions.
I simply could not go away your site prior to suggesting that I actually enjoyed the standard information an individual provide for your visitors? Is gonna be again continuously in order to check out new posts
Hey there, You’ve performed a great job. I?ll definitely digg it and personally recommend to my friends. I’m sure they will be benefited from this website.
Valuable info. Lucky me I found your web site by accident, and I’m shocked why this accident didn’t happened earlier! I bookmarked it.
I?ve learn some excellent stuff here. Certainly worth bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how so much effort you put to create the sort of great informative site.
great points altogether, you just gained a brand new reader. What would you recommend about your post that you made some days ago? Any positive?
There may be noticeably a bundle to know about this. I assume you made sure good factors in options also.
Thanks for the concepts you have discussed here. Additionally, I believe there are some factors which keep your car insurance premium all the way down. One is, to bear in mind buying automobiles that are inside the good list of car insurance organizations. Cars that are expensive tend to be more at risk of being stolen. Aside from that insurance coverage is also using the value of your car or truck, so the costlier it is, then higher a premium you make payment for.
Another issue is that video gaming has become one of the all-time greatest forms of recreation for people of nearly every age. Kids enjoy video games, and adults do, too. Your XBox 360 has become the favorite games systems for people who love to have hundreds of games available to them, plus who like to experiment with live with people all over the world. Thanks for sharing your thinking.