Current Affairs Quiz: November 29, 2019

Current Affairs 29 November 2019 Quiz

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  1. Recently President of which country Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrived in India for three day visit?
    A)Nepal
    B)Bhutan
    C)SriLanka
    D)Pakistan
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Sri Lanka newly-elected President Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrived in the national capital for a three-day visit to India, his first trip overseas since he took over this month.

  2. Recently the centre approved which state plan of setting up Government Medical College?
    A)Bihar
    B)Assam
    C)Odisha
    D)Punjab
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Responding to requests made by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, the Centre approved the establishment of a Government Medical College (GMC) at Kapurthala.

  3. Recently the centre extended its Ban on United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA)for how many years?
    A)10
    B)5
    C)3
    D)7
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Centre extended the ban on United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) and its various factions, wings and fronts for five years.

  4. The HRD Ministry launched which portal for holding monthly essay competitions for students?
    A)Kartavya
    B)Kashish
    C)Anamika
    D)Nisha
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister launched the kartavya.ugc.ac.in portal for holding monthly essay competitions for students.

  5. The Union Ministry of Rural Development sanctioned how many additional houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) for Tripura for the financial year 2019-20?
    A)18338
    B)10654
    C)20754
    D)16854
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Ministry of Rural Development sanctioned 18,338 additional houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) for Tripura for the financial year 2019-20.

  6. The Ministry of Defence cleared how much amount of Defence acquisitions including six P-8I naval spy planes from the US?
    A)₹22800 cr
    B)₹25654 cr
    C)₹20000 cr
    D)₹26500 cr
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Ministry of Defence cleared defence acquisitions worth over Rs 22,800 crore including six P-8I naval spy planes from the US.

  7. India successfully test fired which supersonic missile which ranges to 290 km strike?
    A)Nisha
    B)Prithvi
    C)Agni
    D)Brahmos
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Indian Navy successfully test-fired the 290-km strike range Brahmos supersonic cruise missile. BrahMos is a medium-range supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from ships, aircraft, or land.

  8. The DEFCOM INDIA 2019 seminar commenced at which city?
    A)Pune
    B)NewDelhi
    C)Mumbai
    D)Chennai
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The DEFCOM INDIA 2019 seminar commenced at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi. The seminar is devoted to the seminal theme of leveraging communications for achieving jointness between the three services.

  9. The 47th All India Police Science Congress (AIPSC) began in which city?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Kanpur
    C)Pune
    D)Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The 47th All India Police Science Congress (AIPSC) began in Lucknow. Uttar Pradesh Police in association with the Home Ministry and the Bureau of Police Research and Development is organising the event at the police headquarters in Lucknow.

  10. The 8th WATEC (Water Technology and Environment Control) Conference 2019 held at which place?
    A)Spain
    B)Israel
    C)Thailand
    D)India
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Minister of Jal Shakti, represented India at the 8 WATEC (Water Technology and Environment Control) Conference 2019. The theme of the conference is “Water Stewardship and Innovation–driving global leadership in the responsible planning management, and protection of water”. The conference held at David Intercontinental in Tel Aviv, Israel.

  11. The Edelweiss Housing Finance Ltd (EHFL) announced a strategic agreement with which bank for co-lending of home loans to self-employed entrepreneurs and salaried customers?
    A)Bank of Baroda
    B)IDBI Bank
    C)SBI
    D)Canara Bank
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Edelweiss Housing Finance Ltd (EHFL) announced a strategic agreement with Bank of Baroda for co-lending of home loans to self-employed entrepreneurs and salaried customers.

  12. India and Asian Development Bank signed how much amount of loan to strengthen power connectivity between southern and northern parts of Chennai-Kanyakumari Industrial Corridor (CKIC)?
    A)$451 million
    B)$500 million
    C)$555 million
    D)$650 million
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a 451 million dollar loan to strengthen power connectivity between southern and northern parts of Chennai-Kanyakumari Industrial Corridor (CKIC).

  13. What is the rank of India in latest FIFA rankings?
    A)101
    B)105
    C)106
    D)108
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Indian football team dropped two spots to 108 in the latest FIFA rankings which were announced recently.

  14. Who was Felicitated with RajivGandhi Khel Ratna Award ?
    A)Tejinderpal Singh
    B)Sania Mirza
    C)Apurvi Chandela
    D)Bajrang Punia
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Union Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Kiren Rijiju felicitated wrestler Bajrang Punia with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna.

  15. The 11th World Body Building Championshipis being held in which country?
    A)Thailand
    B)Israel
    C)Netherlands
    D)SouthKorea
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    India’s Anuj Kumar Taliyan won the gold medal in 100+ kg weight category in the 11th World Body Building Championship held at Juju Island, South Korea. Anuj Kumar is a Havildar at Madras Engineer Group in the Indian Army.

  16. Uddhav Thackeray was sworn in as CM of which state?
    A)Odisha
    B)Maharashtra
    C)Delhi
    D)Jharkhand
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at a grand ceremony held at the Shivaji Park.

  17. Who will be the first Chief of Defence Staff?
    A)Arival Singh
    B)Karambir Singh
    C)Bipin Rawat
    D)Ashok Lamba
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    General Bipin Rawat will be the first Chief of Defence Staff. He will end his tenure as the Army Chief in December 2019.

  18. Who was conferred with the prestigious Karmaveer Chakra Award and REX Karmaveer Global Fellowship?
    A)Rahul Adhikari
    B)Rahul Bajaj
    C)Vikas Chaturvedi
    D)Indra Nooyi
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Rahul Adhikari, Founder of International Changemaker Olympiad and an IIT Gold-Medalist, was conferred with the prestigious Karmaveer Chakra Award and REX Karmaveer Global Fellowship.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. What is the currency of a SriLanka?
    A)Dollar
    B)Rial
    C)Rufiyaa
    D)Rupee
    View Answer
    Option D

  2. What is the currency of Israel?
    A)Rial
    B)Dinar
    C)Krone
    D)Shekel
    View Answer
    Option D

  3. Where is the HQ ofBank of Baroda?
    A)Allahabad
    B)Mumbai
    C)Vadodara
    D)Surat
    View Answer
    Option C

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