Current Affairs Quiz: June 3, 2019

Current Affairs 3 June 2019 Quiz

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  1. Recently Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare organized a workshop for population Research Centre in Which city/UT?
    A)Lucknow
    B)New Delhi
    C)Chennai
    D)Mumbai
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has organized two-day workshop for Population Research Centres (PRCs) in New Delhi to highlight various features off its fagship schemes for concurrent management.

  2. A Two-day Yoga Mahotsava, a Curtain Raiser for International Day of Yoga (IDY) 2019 was inaugurated in which city/UT?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)Pune
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    A Two-day Yoga Mahotsava, a Curtain Raiser for International Day of Yoga (IDY) 2019 was inaugurated by the Vice-Chairman, NITI AYOG Rajeev Kumar at New Delhi.

  3. Recently United Nations Security Council extended an arms embargo and sanctions on which country?
    A)South Sudan
    B)North Korea
    C)Russia
    D)China
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The UN Security Council has extended an arms embargo and sanctions on South Sudan for a year, despite resistance from African countries, Russia and China. A US-drafted resolution was adopted yesterday by a vote of 10 in favour with five abstentions. Resolutions in the 15-member council require a minimum of nine votes for adoption.

  4. Which organisation organized Financial Literacy Week 2019 Recently?
    A)RBI
    B)Ministry of Finance
    C)IRDA
    D)SIDBI
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Telangana Agriculture Commissioner Rahul Bojja inaugurated ‘Financial Literacy Week 2019’ at Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Hyderabad. The Financial Literacy Week is an initiative of RBI to promote awareness on key topics every year through a focused campaign.

  5. As per FICCI,at what percent India GDP will grow for FY 20?
    A)7.2%
    B)7.3%
    C)7.4%
    D)7.1%
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The country’s median GDP is forecast at 7.1 per cent for FY20 and 7.2 per cent for FY 21. The industry body FICCI’s economic outlook survey said that the minimum and maximum growth estimate stood at 6.8 per cent and 7.3 per cent, for 2019-20.

  6. Who will head the committee that has been constituted by RBI on development of secondary market for corporate loans?
    A)Viral Acharya
    B)TN Manoharan
    C)Dinesh Dixit
    D)MN Singh
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Reserve Bank of India constituted a task force on development of secondary market for corporate loans. The six-member task force will have T. N. Manoharan, Chairman of Canara Bank, as its chairperson and will submit its report by the end of August 2019.

  7. Which country to host Asia Cup 2020?
    A)India
    B)SriLanka
    C)Pakistan
    D)Afghanistan
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) in its meeting in Singapore reasserted its decision to award the 2020 Asia Cup to Pakistan, casting serious doubts on the participation of defending champions India. The tournament, which may be organised in T20 format, will be held in September ahead of the World T20 in Australia.

  8. Who took over as 24th Chief of the Naval Staff?
    A)Sunil Lamba
    B)Dalbir Singh
    C)Karambir Singh
    D)MN Mathur
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Admiral Karambir Singh assumed charge as the 24th Chief of the Naval Staff. Admiral Singh is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla.

  9. Who has been conferred with the Orden Mexicana del Aguila Azteca Award?
    A)Smriti Irani
    B)Narendra Modi
    C)Manmohan Singh
    D)Pratibha Patil
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Former Indian President of India Pratibha Patil has been conferred the “Orden Mexicana del Aguila Azteca” (Order of the Aztec Eagle) the highest civilian award of Mexico given to foreigners.

  10. Recently Carmine Caridi passed away.He was related to which field?
    A)Singer
    B)Politics
    C)Sports
    D)Actor
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Actor Carmine Caridi, best known for portraying Carmine Rosato in The Godfather: Part II, passed away. He was 85. The actor’s character in The Godfather: Part II played a key role in the territorial feud with Frank Pentangeli, played by Michael V. Gazzo.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of FICCI?
    A)New Delhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. What is the currency of South Sudan?
    A)Peso
    B)Won
    C)Pound
    D)Euro
    View Answer
    Option C

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