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October 2nd Week CA English Quiz

Current Affairs English -8th October to 15th October-2019

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Question 1
Surender Singh is associated to which sports?
A
Wrestling
B
Boxing
C
Powerlifting
D
Weightlifting
Question 2
WTO is hosting the first-ever World Cotton Day (WCD) in which city?
A
Geneva
B
New Delhi
C
Paris
D
New York
Question 3
Who won the 2019 Japan Open tennis title?
A
Andy Murray
B
Rafael Nadal
C
Novak Djokovic
D
Roger Federer
Question 4
The paintings of Jodhaiya Bai Baiga of which Indian state are being showcased at exhibition in Italy?
A
Rajasthan
B
Gujarat
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Chhattisgarh
Question 5
Indian Army has started its mountain combat exercise ‘Him Vijay’ in which state?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Sikkim
C
J&K
D
Arunachal Pradesh
Question 6
As per latest data on the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY), which state’s most cancer patients availed treatment under the scheme?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Chhattisgarh
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Gujarat
Question 7
Salwa Eid Naser, who became the first woman athlete from Asia to win 400m gold, is from which country?
A
Lebanon
B
Bahrain
C
Mongolia
D
Oman
Question 8
Who has become the first Indian cricketer to play 100 T20 internationals?
A
Rohit Sharma
B
Smriti Mandhana
C
Virat Kohli
D
Harmanpreet Kaur
Question 9
Who has become the first ever batsman to score twin hundreds in his first Test as opener?
A
Shikhar Dhawan
B
Rohit Sharma
C
Virat Kohli
D
K L Rahul
Question 10
Mohammad Hasnain, who has become the youngest ever cricketer to take a hat trick in T20I, is from which country?
A
South Africa
B
Afghanistan
C
Pakistan
D
Bangladesh
Question 11
The 2019 Nobel Prize in physics has been awarded for discovery in which field?
A
Cosmology
B
Laser
C
Gravitational waves
D
Neutrino oscillations
Question 12
The 63rd Dhammachakra Pravartan Day 2019 has recently for which noted personality?
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
B R Ambedkar
C
Lal Bahadur Shastri
D
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
Question 13
India’s first e–waste clinic is being set up in which city?
A
Bhopal
B
New Delhi
C
Jaipur
D
Nagpur
Question 14
The 2019 World Parliament of Science, Religion and Philosophy was held in which city?
A
Jabalpur
B
Delhi
C
Pune
D
Kolkata
Question 15
NITI Aayog has launched Youth Co: Lab in collaboration with which international organisation?
A
UNDP
B
WHO
C
UNESCO
D
WTO
Question 16
Who is the author of the book “150 Years of Celebrating the Mahatma the South African Legacy”?
A
Tulsi Jain
B
Siddharth Kapoor
C
Prabhas Jayawardhan
D
Fakir Hassen
Question 17
Yalitza Aparicio, who has been named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, is from which country?
A
Canada
B
Mexico
C
United States
D
Argentina
Question 18
The Indo – Mongolian Joint Exercise, “Nomadic Elephant 2019” has started in which state?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Jharkhand
C
Arunachal Pradesh
D
Sikkim
Question 19
On which date, the 2019 edition of World Post Day is observed?
A
October 7
B
October 9
C
October 8
D
October 10
Question 20
Who has been selected for the UNEP’s Asia Environmental Enforcement Award?
A
Vivek Kundra
B
S H Khan
C
Subodh Kumar
D
Ramesh Pandey
Question 21
Which company’s Mutual Fund has been renamed as Nippon India Mutual Fund (NIMF)?
A
Aditya Birla
B
Wipro
C
TATA
D
Reliance
Question 22
Who has become the 1st female player to complete 20 yrs in international cricket?
A
Mithali Raj
B
Jhulan Goswami
C
Veda Krishnamurthy
D
Lisa Sthalekar
Question 23
What is the theme of the 2019 edition of World Mental Health Day?
A
Living with Schizophrenia
B
Mental health and older adults
C
Mental Health Promotion and Suicide Prevention
D
Dignity in Mental Health
Question 24
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded for discovery in which field?
A
Cellular Respiration
B
Cancer therapy
C
Circadian rhythm
D
Autophagy
Question 25
What is the India’s rank at the 2019 WEF Global Competitiveness Index?
A
68th
B
67th
C
58th
D
55th
Question 26
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded for discovery in which field?
A
Directed evolution of enzymes
B
Directed evolution of enzymes
C
Lithium–ion batteries
D
Phage display of peptides and antibodies
Question 27
Who is the director of the award winning short film “Spirit of Kerala”?
A
Rayka Zehtabchi
B
Sujoy Ghosh
C
Arun Joseph
D
Maitrey Bajpai
Question 28
Nirmala Sheoran, who has been banned for 4 years, is associated to which sports?
A
Sprint
B
Wrestling
C
Boxing
D
Weightlifting
Question 29
The 1st government sponsored Day Care Recreation Centre for senior citizens has been inaugurated in which city?
A
Delhi
B
Leh
C
Shimla
D
Dehradun
Question 30
The Union Health Ministry has launched ‘e – Dant Seva’ in collaboration with which institute?
A
Tata Memorial
B
Apollo
C
AIIMS
D
Fortis Healthcare
Question 31
The first ever National Hindi Science Writers conference has started in which city?
A
Jabalpur
B
Delhi
C
Shimla
D
Lucknow
Question 32
Olga Tokarczuk, who has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018, is from which country?
A
Poland
B
Austria
C
France
D
Britain
Question 33
Who is the author of the book “A Sorrow beyond Dreams”?
A
Kazuo Ishiguro
B
Peter Handke
C
Olga Tokarczuk
D
Bob Dylan
Question 34
The SUMAN initiative has been launched for which purpose?
A
Explore Ionosphere
B
Explore Stratosphere
C
Learning Programme
D
Quality health care
Question 35
Kadri Gopalnath, who passed away recently, was eminent personality in which musical instrument?
A
Ukulele
B
Violin
C
Saxophone
D
Flute
Question 36
The first ever India International Cooperatives Trade Fair (IICTF) has started in which city?
A
Chennai
B
Delhi
C
Bengaluru
D
Pune
Question 37
Which space agency has launched Icon satellite to explore where air meets space?
A
ISRO
B
NASA
C
JAXA
D
Roscosmos
Question 38
Which satellite based advisory service has been launched for deep sea fishermen?
A
Aries
B
Gemini
C
Virgo
D
Aquarius
Question 39
The union ministry has launched which Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme?
A
Gemini
B
Libra
C
Pisces
D
Dhruv
Question 40
Which union ministry has launched a month long exploratory open water rafting expedition “Ganga Aamantran Abhiyan”?
A
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
B
Ministry of Jal Shakti
C
Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
D
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Question 41
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize for his role in ending the 20 year war between Ethiopia and which country?
A
Tanzania
B
Kenya
C
Eritrea
D
Sudan
Question 42
Pangio bhujia, which is in news recently, is associated to which kind of animal?
A
Fish
B
Tortoise
C
Tiger
D
Lion
Question 43
Which union ministry has organized the 2019 SARAS Aajeevika Mela?
A
Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
B
Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
C
Ministry of Rural Development
D
Ministry of Textiles
Question 44
Who has been awarded the Indira Gandhi award for national integration for 2018?
A
Vandana Shiva
B
Chandi Prasad Bhatt
C
Sunita Narain
D
Sugathakumari
Question 45
“Ex Dharma Guardian” is the joint military exercise between India & which country?
A
Sri Lanka
B
Japan
C
Nepal
D
Myanmar
Question 46
Who is the author of the book “How to Avoid a Climate Disaster”?
A
Satya Nadella
B
Sundar Pichai
C
Bill Gates
D
Mark Zuckerberg
Question 47
Who has been bestowed with the lifetime achievement award at the 2019 Indian Sports Honours?
A
Kapil Dev
B
Milkha Singh
C
Pullela Gopichand
D
Karnam Malleswari
Question 48
Which Indian personality has been conferred the highest Civilian Honour of Comoros?
A
Rajnath Singh
B
Narendra Modi
C
Ram Nath Kovind
D
M Venkaiah
Question 49
Brides of which state are eligible to receive Rs. 51,000 under the “Mukhya Mantri Kanya Vivah / Nikah Yojna” on proving groom’s house has toilet before marriage?
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Bihar
D
Rajasthan
Question 50
Which state government has decided to set up Kanyashree University to empower girls?
A
West Bengal
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Bihar
D
Rajasthan
Question 51
The 10th National Cultural Festival is being held in which state?
A
Rajasthan
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 52
Which international organization has recently released its report ‘South Asia Economic Focus, Making (De) Centralization Work’?
A
IMF
B
World Bank
C
ADB
D
ADB
Question 53
Simone Biles is associated to which sports?
A
Wrestling
B
Boxing
C
Weightlifting
D
Gymnastics
Question 54
What is the theme of the 2019 edition of International Girl Child Day?
A
With Her: A Skilled Girl Force
B
Girl Force: Unscripted and Unstoppable
C
Empower Girls: Before, during and after crises
D
Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress
Question 55
Ex Vajra Prahar 2019 is the joint military exercise between India & which country?
A
United States
B
Japan
C
Germany
D
Sri Lanka
Question 56
Who led Indian delegation at the 2019 BRICS Culture Ministers’ meeting in Brazil?
A
Smriti Irani
B
Nirmala Sitharaman
C
Amit Shah
D
Prahlad Singh Patel
Question 57
Who has been conferred the National Kishore Kumar Samman for 2018–19?
A
Waheeda Rehman
B
Amitabh Bachchan
C
Priyadarshan
D
Shahrukh Khan
Question 58
’The Don’ award is the sports highest individual honour of which country?
A
England
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
South Africa
Question 59
On which date, the 2019 edition of International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction is observed?
A
October 14
B
October 13
C
October 12
D
October 11
Question 60
’Binisutoy’, which has been selected for International Film Festival of Kerala, is associated to which language?
A
Bengali
B
Marathi
C
Khasi
D
Hindi
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