Current Affairs Quiz: April 9, 2019

Current Affairs 9 April 2019 Quiz

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  1. The biannual Army Commanders Conference began in which state/UT?
    A)Lucknow
    B)Chennai
    C)New Delhi
    D)Mumbai
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The biannual Army Commanders Conference began in New Delhi.

  2. India signed agreement with which country to increase defence cooperation?
    A)Bhutan
    B)Pakistan
    C)Sri Lanka
    D)Bangladesh
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    India and Sri Lanka have agreed to increase cooperation in security and defence spheres in several areas, including regional security, curbing drug smuggling and human trafficking.

  3. The 16th edition of the joint military exercise “AFRICAN LION 2019” was held between Morocco and which country?
    A)France
    B)Russia
    C)USA
    D)India
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    The 16th edition of the joint military exercise between Morocco and USA named “African Lion 2019” was held from March 16 to April 7, 2019 in Southern Morocco in the cities of Agadir, Tifnit, Tan-Tan, Tata, and Ben Guerir near Marrakech.

  4. Who stepped down as US homeland Secretary?
    A)Lin Dan
    B)David Malpass
    C)Chris Lynn
    D)Kirstjen Nielsen
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Kirstjen Nielsen,the US Secretary of homeland Security, is stepping down,
  5. Recently, Amazon india launched which seller funding programme. Name it?
    A)Bolo
    B)Wings
    C)East
    D)Ipay
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Amazon india has joined hands with Mumbai-based crowdfunding company Ketto to help its sellers raise funding for business expansion, product development and even for medical assistance. Under this initiative, Amazon will solicit interest from sellers to apply to Ketto for participation in the program.

  6. Who won men’s singles title at the Malaysia Open Badminton Tournament in Kuala Lumpur?
    A)Andy Murray
    B)Andre Agassi
    C)LinDan
    D)Pete Sampras
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Veteran Lin dan won the all-Chinese final to take the men’s singles title at the Malaysia Open Badminton Tournament in Kuala Lumpur.

  7. Who took oath as Chief Justice of Bombay High Court?
    A)Dhananjaya S Singh
    B)Govind Mathur
    C)Pradeep Nandrajog
    D)Sanjay Kaul
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Justice Pradeep Nandrajog took oath as the new Chief Justice of Bombay High Court.

  8. Which company has been name as the “Global Slag Company of the Year”?
    A)L&T
    B)Tata Steel
    C)Sony
    D)HCL
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Tata Steel has been name as the “Global Slag Company of the Year” at the 14th Global Slag Conference and Exhibition 2019.

  9. Recently, Sydney Brenner passed away. He was related to which field?
    A)Politics
    B)Biologist
    C)Poet
    D)Sports
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Sydney Brenner, the Nobel laureate whose studies on the roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans led to seminal discoveries in genetics and developmental biology passed away in Singapore. He was 92.

  10. What is the theme of this year’s World Health Day?
    A)Universal World and Health
    B) Universal Coverage:Everyone,Everywhere
    C)Health for All
    D)Healthy LIfestyle
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Every year,the World Health Day is celebrated on April 7.the theme is “Universal Coverage:Everyone,Everywhere”.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. What is the currency of Morocco?
    A)Dirham
    B)Rupee
    C)Euro
    D)Yuan
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where is the HQ of Amazon?
    A)Washington
    B)New York
    C)Paris
    D)London
    View Answer
    Option A

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