Current Affairs Quiz: April 13, 2019

Current Affairs 13 April 2019 Quiz

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  1. Who was awarded with highest state honour ‘Order of St Andrew the Apostle’ by Russia¿
    A)Arun Jaitley
    B)Nitin Gadkari
    C)Narendra Modi
    D)Smriti irani
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Russia awarded its highest state honour ‘Order of St Andrew the Apostle’ to PM Narendra Modi for exceptional services in promoting special and privileged strategic partnership between the Russian Federation and the Republic of India and friendly relations between the Russian and Indian peoples.

  2. Which country to be guest honour at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2019¿
    A)Myanmar
    B)India
    C)Malaysia
    D) Thailand
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    UAE has announced that India will be the Guest of Honour country at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, ADIBF 2019, to be held from 24th to 30th of this month.

  3. Which company launched Anthos,a new open platform that lets users run applications from anywhere ¿
    A)Google
    B)Tcs
    C)Microsoft
    D)IBM
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Google launched Anthos, a new open platform from Google Cloud, that lets users run applications from anywhere. Anthos is a complete software-based solution.

  4. Which bank partnered with CreditVidya to improve customer experience ¿
    A)RBL Bank
    B)IDBI Bank
    C)Federal Bank
    D)ICICI Bank
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    RBL Bank has partnered with credit profiler CreditVidya to improve the lender’s customer experience. Through this partnership, the private sector lender will be able to gain significant insights into its customer base.

  5. Which company partnered with Google Cloud to build industry specific cloud solutions¿
    A)Infosys
    B)TCS
    C)IBM
    D)Wipro
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Tata Consultancy Services has partnered with Google Cloud to build industry-specific cloud solutions. TCS’ solutions on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) will help enterprises build secure, cloud-native analytics platforms that enable high levels of personalization, and are cost effective, easy to maintain, and future ready.

  6. According to Forbes,Which bank emerged as India’s no. 1 bank ¿
    A)SBI
    B)HDFC Bank
    C)ICICI Bank
    D)Kotak Mahindra Bank
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    In the first edition of Forbes magazine survey, Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to measure the best banks in 23 countries. After the exercise, HDFC Bank emerged as India’s No. 1 bank.

  7. who was awarded the “ public water agency of the year” by Global Water Intelligence in London¿
    A)Ministry of Drinking water and sanitation
    B)National Mission For Clean Ganga
    C)Kent Ro water systems
    D)Unilever Group limited
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) was awarded the distinction of “Public Water Agency of the Year” by Global Water Intelligence at the Global Water Summit in London on April 9. The Global Water Awards are presented at the Global Water Summit, the major business conference for the water industry worldwide.

  8. Which Indian technology startup has bagged the Next Billion Edtech Prize 2019¿
    A)Education Mania
    B)Dost Education
    C)Be You
    D)Be Your Green
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    India’s education technology startup ‘Dost Education’ has bagged a $25,000 tech prize along with two other winners from Tanzania and Egypt. The Next Billion Edtech Prize 2019, run by UK-based Varkey Foundation, recognises the most innovative technology destined to have a radical impact on education in low income and emerging world countries.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of HDFC Bank¿
    A)Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option B

  2. What is the currency of Russia¿
    A)Won
    B)Euro
    C)Ruble
    D)Renminbi
    View Answer
    Option C

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