Current Affairs Quiz: September 9, 2019

Current Affairs 9 September 2019 Quiz

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  1. Recently The central government aimed to achieve GDP of 5 trillion US Dollar economy by Which year?
    A)2020-21
    B)2030-31
    C)2022-23
    D)2024-25
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Ministry of Finance said that to achieve the GDP of 5 trillion US dollar economy by 2024-25, India needs to spend about Rs 100 lakh crore over these years on infrastructure and for this, an annual infrastructure pipeline would be developed.

  2. Recently PM Modi inaugurated the first metro coach under Make in India in which city/UT?
    A)NewDelhi
    B)Mumbai
    C)Chennai
    D)Kochi
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first coach for Mumbai Metro built under the ‘Make in India’ programme.

  3. The 6th India-China Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED) being held in Which city/UT?
    A)Mumbai
    B)Lucknow
    C)Kochi
    D)NewDelhi
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The 6th India-China Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED) being held in New Delhi had discussions on infrastructure, energy, high technology, resource conservation, pharmaceuticals and policy coordination.

  4. The exercise SLINEX-2019 is a exercise between India and which other country?
    A)China
    B)Singapore
    C)Somalia
    D)SriLanka
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Two Sri Lankan naval ships, Sindhurala and Suranimala, arrived at the port of Visakhapatnam to participate in ‘SLINEX 2019’, the bilateral maritime exercise between India and Sri Lanka.

  5. Recently Which hurricane caused flooding in North Carolina according to USA National Hurricane Center?
    A)Idei
    B)Dorian
    C)Katrina
    D)Feni
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    After leaving a trail of destruction in the Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian reduced to a Category 1 storm which made landfall in North Carolina, according to the USA’s National Hurricane Center. Dorian caused flooding in parts of the state and spawned a number of tornadoes.

  6. The 2019 South Asian Parliamentarian conference for Children of UNICEF held in Which city?
    A)Colombo
    B)Tokyo
    C)NewDelhi
    D)Mumbai
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) along with the parliament of Srilanka at the Colombo city conducted the two-day-long 2019 UNICEF South Asian Parliamentarian Conference on Children Rights Convention to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the convention of the rights of the child. This is the 3rd convention conducted by UNICEF with parliamentarians for children where the meeting aims to discuss the issues faced by children and on the challenges to improve the child rights.

  7. Who released the books ‘Loktantra Ke Swar’ in Hindi and ‘The Republican Ethic’ in English Recently?
    A)Smriti Irani
    B)Venkaiah Naidu
    C)Narendra Modi
    D)Ram Nath Kovind
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday released books – ‘Loktantra Ke Swar’ in Hindi and ‘The Republican Ethic’ in English, which are the compilations of speeches of President Ram Nath Kovind from his second year in office.

  8. Which teamwon the 2020 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics?
    A)Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration
    B)Transiting Exoplanet Collaboration
    C)Indian Space Collaboration
    D)Survey Satellites Collaboration
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    An international group of astrophysicists, who captured the first image of the black hole back in April, received the 2020 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics.

  9. What was the rank of Mumbai’s Dhirubhai Ambani International School (DAIS) in the “Global Top 50 IB Schools 2019” list?
    A)9th
    B)11th
    C)10th
    D)8th
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Mumbai’s Dhirubhai Ambani International School (DAIS) was ranked 10th in the “Global Top 50 IB Schools 2019” list.

  10. Recently Ram Jethmalani passed away.He was the former Union Minister and related to which other profession?
    A)Actor
    B)Lawyer
    C)Journalist
    D)Social Activist
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    Eminent lawyer and former Union Minister Ram Jethmalani has passed away, just six days short of his 96th birthday.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

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

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

  3. What is the capital of Canada?
    A)Rome
    B)Ottawa
    C)Amsterdam
    D)London
    View Answer
    Option B

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