Current Affairs Quiz: August 2019 UPSC, SSC, Competitive Exam (SET-3)

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Q1.Which former footballer has won the 2019 UEFA President’s Award?

[A] Johan Cruyff
[B] Franz Beckenbauer
[C] David Beckham
[D] Eric Cantona

Answer: D [Eric Cantona]

Q2.The National Sports Day (NSD) of India marks the birth anniversary of which sports legend?

[A] Shanta Rangaswamy
[B] Bhaichung Bhutia
[C] Dhyan Chand
[D] P T Usha

Answer: C [Dhyan Chand]

Q3.Who is the head of the committee that suggested the RBI pay interim dividend to the Union government only under exceptional circumstances?

[A] Bimal Jalan
[B] Rajiv Mehrishi
[C] Viral Acharya
[D] Hasmukh Adhia

Answer: A [Bimal Jalan]

Q4.Elavenil Valarivan is associated to which sports?

[A] Wrestling
[B] Shooting
[C] Boxing
[D] Chess

Answer: B [Shooting]

Q5.The Government e Marketplace (GeM) has signed pact with which organisation to enable growth of MSMEs, Start-ups and Women Entrepreneurs?


Answer: B [SIDBI]

Q6.The term ‘Animal spirits’, which is in news recently, is associated to which field?

[A] Economics
[B] Environment
[C] Science
[D] Geography

Answer: A [Economics ]

Q7.Who has became the first IPS officer to be bestowed with the 2019 Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award?

[A] Sonia Narang
[B] Sanjukta Parashar
[C] Meera Borwankar
[D] Aparna Kumar

Answer: D [Aparna Kumar]

Q8.Which sportsperson has won the 2019 Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar?

[A] Abhinav Bindra
[B] Jeev Milkha Singh
[C] Mary Kom
[D] Gagan Narang

Answer: D [Gagan Narang]

Q9.Which team has been crowned the Subroto Cup International Football Tournament for sub-junior boys (under-14) category?

[A] Mizoram
[B] Tripura
[C] Goa
[D] Manipur

Answer: A [Mizoram ]

Q10.Which union ministry has launched the National Lab Directory (NLD)?

[A] Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare
[B] Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
[C] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[D] Ministry of Corporate Affairs

Answer: B [Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution]

Q11.Which country has launched rocket carrying life-sized robot “Fedor” to International Space Station (ISS)?

[A] United States
[B] China
[C] France
[D] Russia

Answer: D [Russia ]

Q12.Who is the translator of the book “the Diary of Manu Gandhi (1943-44)”?

[A] Saraswathy Nagarajan
[B] Nita Sathyendran
[C] Tridip Suhrud
[D] Krishna Kripalani

Answer: C [Tridip Suhrud]

Q13.The first-ever World Youth Conference for Kindness has recently held in which city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Shimla
[D] Lucknow

Answer: A [New Delhi]

Q14.Sabka Vishwas scheme, which is in news, is associated to which purpose?

[A] To settle pending SC/ST cases
[B] To settle pending PIL cases
[C] To settle pending indirect tax disputes
[D] To settle pending women related cases

Answer: C [To settle pending indirect tax disputes]

Q15.What is the theme of the 45th G7 summit?

[A] Fight for Peace & Equality
[B] Fighting Injustice
[C] Fighting Inequality
[D] Fighting for Migrants

Answer: C [Fighting Inequality]

Q16.Devadas Kanakala, who passed away recently, was the veteran actor of which regional cinema?

[A] Tamil
[B] Telugu
[C] Malayalam
[D] Kannada

Answer: B [Telugu ]

Q17.The Census 2021 will be conducted in how many scheduled languages?

[A] 16
[B] 18
[C] 22
[D] 20

Answer: B [18]

Q18.As per which article of the constitution, Supreme Court has ruled that a judicial magistrate has power to direct accused to give voice samples?

[A] Article 144
[B] Article 141
[C] Article 142
[D] Article 143

Answer: C [Article 142]

Q19.India’s first large-scale trial for VPM1002 & Immuvac is related to which disease?

[B] Malaria
[C] TB
[D] Polio

Answer: C [TB ]

Q20.Which union ministry has organized the 2nd All India Annual Conference of IIS Officers?

[A] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
[B] Ministry of Communications
[C] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[D] Ministry of Information & Broadcasting

Answer: D [Ministry of Information & Broadcasting]

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