Current Affairs Quiz: February 5, 2019

Current Affairs 5 February 2019 Quiz

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  1. Recently, Prince Albert II arrived India on a week long visit.He is the head of state of which country?
    A)Australia
    B)Ukraine
    C)Monaco
    D)Iran
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The head of state of Monaco,Prince Albert II arrived in New Delhi on a week-long visit to India. He attended the India Monaco Business Forum followed by a round-table on energy and climate.

  2. 20th Bharat Rang Mahotsav inaugurated in which city?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Chennai
    C)New Delhi
    D)Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The Minister of State for Culture Dr Mahesh Sharma, inaugurated the 21-day-long nationwide theatre spectacle Bharat Rang Mahotsav at Kamani Auditorium in New Delhi.

  3. The 6th Meeting of the Mission Steering Group of National Health Mission held in which city?
    A)Pune
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)New Delhi
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Government said that 8000 Health and wealth Centres have become operational in 35 states and Union Territories. Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey, said this while chairing the 6th Meeting of the Mission Steering Group of National Health Mission in New Delhi.

  4. 2nd ASEAN India Youth Summit was inaugurated in which city?
    A)Pune
    B)Guwahati
    C)Dispur
    D)Shillong
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the 2nd ASEAN India Youth Summit in Guwahati and underlined the need for mutual cooperation among the ASEAN countries for strengthening the multilateral relations of the region.

  5. According to Union Minister KJ Alphons, country’s tourism sector registered how much percent growth in 2018?
    A)10%
    B)12%
    C)15%
    D)19%
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Union Minister KJ Alphons has said that the country’s tourism sector fetched 234 billion US Dollar revenue last year, registering a growth of over 19%.

  6. Which city to host international symposium on creativity and Freedom?
    A)Pune
    B)Mumbai
    C)New Delhi
    D)Chennai
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    At a time when the digital sphere has pervaded almost all spheres of life, and when nearly everything creative has been commodified, an symposium on “Creativity and Freedom” will take place in New Delhi.

  7. Which state launched the “KALIA Chhatravritti Yojana”?
    A)Odisha
    B)Telangana
    C)Uttar Pradesh
    D)Sikkim
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced the “KALIA Chhatravritti Yojana”which is a scholarship for the children of farmers who are the beneficiaries of Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation Scheme.

  8. On which date, India’s new e-commerce policy came into effect?
    A)Feb 28,2019
    B)Feb 2,2019
    C)Feb 1,2019
    D)March 1,2019
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    India’s new e-commerce policy came into effect on February 1,2019. The implementation has caused widespread disruption for the online retailers, forcing some of them to take down an array of items from their website.

  9. What is the rank of India when it comes to online companies doing business abroad?
    A)8th
    B)10th
    C)11th
    D)6th
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Singapore and Hong Kong are the number one countries when it comes to online companies doing business abroad.India fell just outside the top ten(Ranked 11th) but still ahead of the UK and US.

  10. Who became the 14th Indian to play 200 ODI internationals ?
    A)Dinesh Karthik
    B)Shikhar Dhawan
    C)Rohit Sharma
    D)MS Dhoni
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Rohit Sharma became the 14th Indian to play 200 ODI internationals when he walked out to toss with New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson in the fourth match of the five-ODI series in Hamilton.

  11. Former Cricketer Brendon McCullum has announced his retirement from Australia’s domestic Twenty20 tournament – Big Bash League. He is the former player of which country?
    A)New Zealand
    B)South Africa
    C)England
    D)Australia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Former New Zealand cricketer Brendon McCullum has announced his retirement from Australia’s domestic Twenty20 tournament – Big Bash League.

  12. Which Indian women’s hockey player completed 150 international matches?
    A)Reena khokhar
    B)Navjot Kaur
    C)Gurjit Kaur
    D)Tejasvini Rajshekhar
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Indian women’s hockey team midfielder Navjot Kaur, who climbed the ranks in the national team with significant performances, completed the milestone of playing 150 international matches.

  13. What is the theme of this year’s World Cancer Day?
    A)We Will
    B)We can,I can
    C)Awareness about cancer
    D)I am and I will
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    World Cancer Day is an international day, which is marked on 4th February to increase awareness of cancer, and to encourage its prevention, early detection and treatment.The theme is “I am and I will”.

  14. When will the 30th Road Safety Week 2019 observed in india?
    A)3rd Feb-8th Feb
    B)2nd Feb-8th Feb
    C)4th Feb-10th Feb
    D)1st Feb-7th Feb
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    30th Road Safety Week 2019 will be celebrated in India from 4th Feb to 10th Feb. There have been various awareness campaigns and events which are being conducted across the country in all the states. The theme is “Sadak Suraksha Jeevan Raksha”.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. What is the capital of Monaco?
    A)Monte Carlo
    B)Kiev
    C)Bishkek
    D)Harare
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. What is the currency of Monaco?
    A)Dollar
    B)Rupee
    C)Euro
    D)Franc
    View Answer
    Option C

  3. Where is the HQ of World Travel and Tourism Council?
    A)New York
    B)Paris
    C)London
    D)Washington DC
    View Answer
    Option C

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