GK Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 19th July 2016

19th July 2016 Current Affairs General Knowledge questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. Who has been appointed as the World Bank Chief Economist with effect from September 2016 on 18 July 2016
  2. A.Makhtar Diop
    B. Jorge Familiar Calderon
    C.Paul Romer
    D.Keith Hansen

  3. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Airports Authority of India (AAI) with effect from 19 July 2016.
  4. A.S. Raheja
    B.Arun Kumar
    C.Gargi Kaul
    D.Guruprasad Mohapatra

  5. The CBDT has signed seven Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) with Indian taxpayers.What is the full form of CBDT
  6. A.Central Board of Direct Tax
    B.Central Board of Direct Taxes
    C.Control Board of Direct Taxes
    D.Centrel Board of Direct Tax

  7. Titan company has invested in which online jewellery retailer
  8. A.Gili
    B. Caratlane
    C.Nakshatra
    D.Tanishq

  9. Vice President Hamid Ansari unveiled a stone statue of Mahatma Gandhi in which country
  10. A.England
    B. Singapore
    C.Malaysia
    D.Mongolia

  11. Which of the following Ayurvedic product manufacturer has signed agreement with Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) to promote sustainable cultivation of rare medicinal plants Ladakh.
  12. A.Babuline Pharma
    B.Charak Pharmaceuticals
    C. Arogya Bhawan
    D.Dabur India

  13. Who has won the German open 2016
  14. A.Pablo Cuevas
    B.Martin Klizan
    C.Martin Kaizan
    D.Pablo Garcia

  15. Which of the following Swiss-French architect works among its World Heritage Sites list by UNESCO
  16. A.Antoine Predock
    B. Ben van Berkel
    C.Le Corbusier’s
    D. Bernard Tschumi

  17. By how many percentage points has the clean air in China’s largest cities improved
  18. A.1
    B.2
    C.3
    D.4

  19. Which state has government has signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the Netherlands to set up a skill development center to help farmers.
  20. A.Haryana
    B.Madhya Pradesh
    C.Uttar Pradesh
    D.Rajasthan

  21. Which of the following bank has to buy UK chip designer ARM for around $32 billion
  22. A.ICICI Bank
    B.HDFC Bank
    C. DBS Bank
    D.SoftBank

  23. Government has released Rs 100 crore towards its co-contribution for which Yojana
  24. A.Gramin Bhandaran Yojana
    B. Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana
    C.Atal Pension Yojana
    D.Janani Suraksha Yojana

  25. In which year Nelson Mandela International Day was accepted by UN General Assembly resolution
  26. A.2009
    B.2010
    C.2011
    D.2012

  27. Which of the following bank has has become the first Indian company to issue rupee-denominated bonds “masala bonds” on London Stock Exchange (LSE)
  28. A.Axis
    B. HDFC
    C.YES Bank
    D.Kotak Mahindra

  29. SpaceX which be launching a critical _____ port needed by US crew capsules set to debut next year.
  30. A.Docking
    B.Landing
    C.Dry
    D. Space

  31. Which of the following aerospace manufacturer company has launched its unmanned Dragon cargo capsule to the International Space Station, carrying a key piece of equipment that was lost in 2015 due to rocket explosion on 18 July 2016.
  32. A. ARCA
    B.Rotary Rocket
    C.SpaceX
    D.None of the above

  33. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), has added India's Khangchendzonga National Park (KNP).That park located in which state
  34. A.Assam
    B.Gujarat
    C.Arunachal Pradesh
    D.Sikkim

  35. Which system was developed by Ministry of Railways for enhancing the vision of Locomotive Pilots in inclement weather
  36. A.Fly System
    B.FAST System
    C.TRI-NETRA System
    D.None of the above

  37. Nelson Mandela International Day was observed on which date
  38. A.17 July
    B.18 July
    C.19 July
    D.20 July

  39. Which country has called for a free trade deal with Britain following its exit from the European Union
  40. A.Australia
    B.France
    C.US
    D.India

  41. Who won the 73rd Senior National Squash Championships in women's single category
  42. A.Joshna Chinappa
    B.Dipika Pallikal
    C.Saina Nehwal
    D.None of the above

  43. Who won the 73rd Senior National Squash Championships in men's single category
  44. A.Saurav Ghosal
    B. Harinderpal Singh Sandhu
    C. Anuroop B. S.
    D.Abdul Bari

  45. The 73rd Senior National Squash Championship held in which city
  46. A.Kolkata
    B.Mumbai
    C.Chennai
    D.Hyderabad

  47. Who has been appointed as the UNESCO Artist for Peace by the Director-General of UNESCO
  48. A.Damien Hirst
    B.Kudsi Erguner
    C. Kanye West
    D.None of the above

  49. Who has won the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title 2016
  50. A.Kerry Hope
    B.Vijender Singh
    C.Shiva Thapa
    D.Vikas Krishan Yadav

Answers:
  1. C.Paul Romer
  2. D.Guruprasad Mohapatra
  3. B.Central Board of Direct Taxes
  4. B. Caratlane
  5. D.Mongolia
  6. D.Dabur India
  7. C.Martin Kaizan
  8. C.Le Corbusier’s
  9. D.4
  10. C.Uttar Pradesh
  11. D.SoftBank
  12. C.Atal Pension Yojana
  13. A.2009
  14. B. HDFC
  15. A.Docking
  16. C.SpaceX
  17. D.Sikkim
  18. C.TRI-NETRA System
  19. B.18 July
  20. A.Australia
  21. B.Dipika Pallikal
  22. A.Saurav Ghosal
  23. B.Mumbai
  24. B.Kudsi Erguner
  25. B.Vijender Singh

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