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April 2019 Current GK Quiz
Question 1. Which of the following teams did Services defeat in the finals to win the Santosh Trophy Football tournament 2019?
Question 2. Name the city that has been declared the World Book Capital 2019 by the UNESCO.
a. Pune, India
b. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
c. Athens, Greece
d. Sharjah, UAE
Answer: Sharjah, UAE
Question 3. Which of the following recently became the 1st public sector bank in the country to have met RBI’s EMV mandate?
a. Punjab National Bank
b. Punjab & Sind Bank
c. Canara Bank
d. Allahabad Bank
Answer: Canara Bank
Question 4. In the above question, what does EMV stand for?
a. Electronic, Money & Volume
b. Earnings, Money & Valuation
c. Europay, Master Card & Visa
d. Earnings, Margin & Value
Answer: Europay, Master Card & Visa
Question 5. When is the World Malaria Day observed annually across the world?
a. 24th April
b. 25th April
c. 26th April
d. 27th April
Answer: 25th April
Question 6. The theme of the 2019 World Malaria Day was
a. Malaria Eradication by 2025
b. Fighting Malaria Tooth and Nail
c. Zero Malaria starts with me
d. Ensuring Malaria Prevention
Answer: Zero Malaria starts with me
Question 7. When was the World Immunization Week observed this year?
a. 21st April to 27th April
b. 22nd April to 28th April
c. 23rd April to 29th April
d. 24th April to 30th April
Answer: 24th April to 30th April
Question 8. The theme of World Immunization Week 2019 was
a. Ensuring Immunization: A Collective Responsibility
b. Protected Together: Vaccines Work
c. Live Healthy; Get Immunized
d. Complete Immunization: Every Child’s Birthright
Answer: Protected Together: Vaccines Work
Question 9. Varuna, a bilateral naval exercise, is going to be conducted in May 2019 off Goa Coast between the forces of India and
b. United Kingdom
c. Unites States of America
Question 10. Across the globe, the World Intellectual Property Day is observed on
a. 22nd April
b. 23rd April
c. 26th April
d. 29th April
Answer: 26th April
Question 11. What is the motif on the reverse side of the new Greenish-Yellow Rs. 20 note that is going to be introduced in circulation shortly?
a. Mangalyaan Mission
b. Rani Ki Vav
c. Sanchi Stupa
d. Ellora Caves
Answer: Ellora Caves
Question 12. What was the venue of the recently concluded G-20 Finance Ministers & Central Bank Governors meet?
a. Washington DC, USA
b. Abu Dhabi, UAE
c. Paris, France
d. Doha, Qatar
Answer: Washington DC, USA
Question 13. What are the dimensions of the new Rs. 20 note bearing the signature of RBI Governor Mr. Shaktikanta Das?
a. 60 mm X 127 mm
b. 61 mm X 129 mm
c. 63 mm X 129 mm
d. 65 mm X 131 mm
Answer: 63 mm X 129 mm
Question 14. Where is the next G-20 Finance Ministers & Central Bank Governors meeting going to be held in 2019?
a. Brussels, Belgium
b. Fukoka, Japan
c. Toronto, Canada
d. Shanghai, China
Answer: Fukoka, Japan
Question 15. Name the country that was ranked 1 on the World Press Freedom Index 2019.
Question 16. What was India’s rank on the 2019 World Press Freedom Index?
Question 17. Which of the following organizations publishes the World Press Freedom Index?
a. United Nations
b. World Economic Forum
c. Amnesty International
d. Reporters without Borders
Answer: Reporters without Borders
Question 18. On the recommendation of which committee, has RBI recently sold its entire stake in National Housing Bank & NABARD to the Govt. of India?
a. Narsimham Committee
b. Rangarajan Committee
c. Deepak Mohanty Committee
d. HR Khan Committee
Answer: Narsimham Committee
Question 19. When is the National Panchayati Raj Day observed?
a. 22nd April
b. 24th April
c. 25th April
d. 27th April
Answer: 24th April
Question 20. Which of the following options is true with respect to the venues of G-20 summits?
a. 2019: Osaka, Japan
b. 2020: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
c. Both A & B
d. None of the Above
Answer: Both A & B
Question 21. Which of the following committees has been constituted by IRDA to review the micro-insurance regulatory framework in the country?
a. Suresh Mathur Committee
b. Sujay Banarji Committee
c. TS Vijayan Committee
d. Ajay Tyagi Committee
Answer: Suresh Mathur Committee
Question 22. RBI has extended the ombudsman scheme to non-deposit accepting NBFCs with a minimum asset size of
a. Rs. 50 Crores
b. Rs. 100 Crores
c. Rs. 150 Crores
d. Rs. 200 Crores
Answer: Rs. 100 Crores
Question 23. With which of the following banks is the NBFC Bharat Financial Inclusion going to merge?
a. Lakshmi Vilas Bank
b. South Indian Bank
c. IndusInd Bank
d. Federal Bank
Answer: IndusInd Bank
Question 24. Name the country that recently issued a special stamp based on the Ramayana to mark the 70th anniversary of its diplomatic relations with India.
Question 25. In a path breaking pilot project, which nation has launched the 1st malaria vaccine in the world?
a. South Africa
Question 26. Name the pair of Indian shooters that recently bagged Gold in 10 metre mixed team Air Pistol event at ISSF Shooting World Cup recently.
a. Manu Bhaker & Saurabh Chaudhary
b. Apurvi Chandela & Saurabh Chaudhary
c. Manu Bhaker & Divyansh Panwar
d. Apurvi Chandela & Divyansh Panwar
Answer: Manu Bhaker & Saurabh Chaudhary
Question 27. India has met its financial year 2018-19 fiscal deficit target of
Question 28. Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has tied up with which of the following banks for strengthening the BSE startup platform?
d. None of these
Question 29. As per revised RBI norms, banks have been directed to disclose the bad loan divergences if the additional provisioning exceeds _____ of profit before provision & contingencies.
Question 30. Name the winner of the 2019 Hero Indian Super Cup football tournament.
a. Bengaluru FC
b. FC Goa
c. Chennaiyin FC
d. NorthEast United FC
Answer: FC Goa
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