Current Affairs Quiz: September 3, 2019

Current Affairs 3 September 2019 Quiz

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  1. Who will be awarded from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan?
    A)Ram Nath Kovind
    B)Ram Vilas Paswan
    C)Narendra Modi
    D)Amit Shah
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will receive an award from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan during his visit to the United States in September 2019.

  2. Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Garvi Gujarat Bhawan in Which city/UT?
    A)Chennai
    B)NewDelhi
    C)Mumbai
    D)Pune
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Garvi Gujarat Bhawan in New Delhi. The new building situated at Akbar Road in the national capital has been built at a cost of around 131 crore rupees by the Gujarat Government.

  3. Recently The amended provisions of Motor Vehicles Act came into force on which date?
    A)Sep 30,2019
    B)August 31,2019
    C)Sep 1,2019
    D)August 30,2019
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The amended provisions of the Motor Vehicle Act, which hike the penalty for traffic rules violation have come into force from 01st September 2019. As many as 63 clauses of the Act, which correspond to an increase in the fine for traffic rule violation came into force

  4. Recently the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs approved how many houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana urban?
    A)3 lakhs
    B)3.5 lakhs
    C)4.5 lakhs
    D)5 lakhs
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) approves around 3 lakh (2,98,783) more affordable houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban. In PMAY Urban Housing Scheme, central government led by PM Narendra Modi aims to provide affordable houses to the poor people in urban areas who does not have their own home.

  5. Which state launched National Nutrition Month recently?
    A)Odisha
    B)Bihar
    C)Madhya Pradesh
    D)Uttar Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    With an aim to make the Rashtriya Poshan Maah (National Nutrition Month) a success, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath launched a month long drive against malnutrition in the state and stressed on the need for public participation in order to make the campaign successful.

  6. Which state announced a package of Rs 4750 crore for farmers in the state?
    A)Uttar Pradesh
    B)Haryana
    C)Bihar
    D)Assam
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced a package worth Rs 4,750 crores for farmers in the state. He waived off penalty and interest on crop loans in three schemes to give relief to farmers.

  7. Tinsukia railway station of which state has become the 4,000th railway station in the country to have free public Wi-Fi service?
    A)Mizoram
    B)Assam
    C)Sikkim
    D)Meghalaya
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Tinsukia Junction Railway Station in Tinsukia, Assam has become the 4,000th railway station in the country to have free public Wi-Fi service.

  8. Asia’s first 5th Generation – Virtual Reality based Advanced Driver Training Simulator Centre was launched in which city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Lucknow
    C)Kochi
    D)Chennai
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Asia’s first 5th Generation – Virtual Reality based Advanced Driver Training Simulator Centre was launched at the Automobile Association of Southern India Centre (AASI), Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

  9. The International Snacks Festival 2019 held in Which state?
    A)Odisha
    B)Assam
    C)Telangana
    D)Andhra Pradesh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Telangana Tourism and the Department of Language & Culture in association with Culture language Indian Connections (CLIC), Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited (HMRL), L&T Metro is organised an International Snacks Festival from August 30 to September 1 at four metro stations in Hyderabad.

  10. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Which other country are going to conduct their first joint maritime exercise in a South China Sea?
    A)China
    B)USA
    C)India
    D)Russia
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    The US and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are going to conduct their first joint maritime exercises ASEAN-U.S. Maritime Exercise (AUMX) in the disputed South China Sea.

  11. What is rank of India on happiness Index 2019 conducted by market firm Ipsos?
    A)7th
    B)5th
    C)6th
    D)9th
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Global Happiness Survey” from market research firm Ipsos said that when it come to happiness, Indians consider good financial conditions and physical well-being among the top-most reasons to remain joyous, adding that India ranked 9th on happiness index among 28 global markets.

  12. Recently ECL Finance and Which bank have signed an agreement for priority sector lending to micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) customers?
    A)Bank of Baroda
    B)Punjab National Bank
    C)Central Bank of India
    D)IDBI Bank
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    ECL Finance, a subsidiary of Edelweiss Financial Services, and government-owned Central Bank of India have signed an agreement for priority sector lending to micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) customers.

  13. Which company have signed a statement of intent with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) to roll out ‘Build for Digital India’ programme?
    A)TCS
    B)Wipro
    C)Infosys
    D)Google
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and Google have signed a statement of intent to roll-out ‘Build for Digital India,’ a programme that will give engineering students a platform to develop market-ready, technology-based solutions that address key social problems.

  14. The World Police and Fire Games 2019 held in Which country?
    A)China
    B)India
    C)Russia
    D)Hungary
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Constable Baljit of Haryana Police has won a gold medal in the 130-kg wrestling category of the recently concluded World Police and Fire Games (WPFG) International Championship held in Chengdu, China.

  15. Who has became the most successful Indian pace bowler outside Asia, surpassing Kapil Dev who held the record till now?
    A)Mohammed Shami
    B)Ishant Sharma
    C)Sreesanth
    D)Bhubaneswar Kumar
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Ishant Sharma has became the most successful Indian pace bowler outside Asia, surpassing Kapil Dev who held the record till now.

  16. Who has become the highest wicket-taker in the T20I cricket, surpassing Pakistan’s all-rounder Shahid Afridi?
    A)Bhubaneswar Kumar
    B)Mitchell Starc
    C)Lasith Malinga
    D)Kuldeep Yadav
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga has become the highest wicket-taker in the T20I cricket, surpassing Pakistan’s all-rounder Shahid Afridi.

  17. Who won the Belgian Grand Prix 2019?
    A)Max Verstappen
    B)Sebastian Vettel
    C)Lewis Hamilton
    D)Charles Leclerc
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc won the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps to record the maiden victory of his career.

  18. Recently who registered his name in Guinness World Record for 87 one leg full contact knee strikes in 3 minutes while wearing 5-kilogram ankle weight?
    A)Prannoy Singh
    B)Abhinav Sharma
    C)Deepak Munjal
    D)Sai Deepak
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Martial artist Sai Deepak from Hyderabad registered his name Guinness World Records. He did 87 one leg full contact knee strikes in 3 minutes while wearing 5-kilogram ankle weight.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of Association of South East Asian Nation?
    A)Beijing
    B)Tokyo
    C)Mumbai
    D)Jakarta
    View Answer
    Option D

  2. Where is the HQ of Central Bank of India?
    A)Kolkata
    B)Mumbai
    C)Pune
    D)Delhi
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:

  3. What is the tagline of Central Bank of India?
    A)A tradition of Trust
    B)India’s International Bank
    C)Central to You Since 1911
    D)Trusted Since 1906
    View Answer
    Option C

  4. What is the currency of Belgium?
    A)Peso
    B)Krone
    C)Euro
    D)Dollar
    View Answer
    Option C

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