Current Affairs Quiz -24 November 2019

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  1. What is the rank of India in the Nomura’s Food Vulnerability Index (NFVI) 2019?
    A) 44
    B) 59
    C) 32
    D) 60
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    India has been ranked 44 among 110 countries in Food Vulnerability Index (NFVI) 2019, complied by Nomura Global Market Research.
  2. The Government of India has launched the Fit India School grading system. The school grading system has been divided into how many categories?
    A) 4
    B) 2
    C) 3
    D) 5
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Fit India School grading system in schools across the country on November 24, 2019. The Fit India School rankings have been divided into three categories — The Fit India Schools, which is the first level of ranking, Fit India School (3 star) and Fit India School (5 star).
  3. The 2020 Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Forum of Young Scientists and Innovators will be held in which country?
    A) Russia
    B) India
    C) China
    D) Indonesia
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    India has been chosen to host the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Forum of Young Scientists and Innovators in 2020.
  4. What is the GDP of India for 2019 according to the latest prediction of OECD?
    A) 5.8%
    B) 6.2%
    C) 4.7%
    D) 3.9%
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has made the following GDP growth rate predictions for India:

    • 2019- 5.8%
    • 2020- 6.2%
    • 2021- 6.4%
  5. Who among these has been conferred with Lesley Ho Asian Film Talent Award at the Singapore International Film Festival?
    A) Ayushmann Khurrana
    B) Rajkummar Rao
    C) Irfan Khan
    D) Nawazuddin Siddiqui
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Indian Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has received the Lesley Ho Asian Film Talent Award at the Singapore International Film Festival for his Netflix’s Emmy-nominated original series ‘Sacred Games’.
  6. Which state is hosting the 8th International Tourism Mart in 2019?
    A) Assam
    B) Arunachal Pradesh
    C) Manipur
    D) Nagaland
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    Option C
    Explanation: 
    The 8th International Tourism Mart has been organised at Imphal, Manipur from 23 November to 25 November, 2019. The Theme of 2019 International Tourism Mart is “Sustainable Tourism an engine for Economic Growth and Employment”.
  7. In which state did the Indian Army organised the ‘Epic Run 2019’?
    A) West Bengal
    B) Gujarat
    C) Maharashtra
    D) Himachal Pradesh
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Indian Army conducted the ‘Epic Run 2019’ at Pedong, West Bengal on November 23, 2019 in recognition and respect for the soldiers and their Next of Kin (NOK). The Indian Army is commemorating the Year 2019 as the ‘Year of NOK’ (YoNoK).
  8. The All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) has signed an MoU with Western Sydney University to integrate Ayurveda principles with modern medicine. The AIIA is based in which city?
    A) Hyderabad
    B) New Delhi
    C) Pune
    D) Bengaluru
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The New Delhi based All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Western Sydney University, Australia. The MoU will promote collaboration in research and help in developing guidelines for integrating Ayurveda principles with modern medicine.
  9. Who has been awarded the World Athlete of the Year 2019 in men’s category?
    A) Bernard Lagat
    B) Mo Farah
    C) Eliud Kipchoge
    D) Usain Bolt
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The pioneering marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge, who is the first man to run a marathon in less than two hours, has won the World Athlete of the Year 2019.
  10. The National Cadet Corps (NCC) observed its ___________ raising day on November 24, 2019
    A) 72
    B) 70
    C) 75
    D) 71
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The National Cadet Corps (NCC), the world’s largest uniformed youth organization, celebrates its 71st Raising Day on November 24, 2019.
  11. The National Tribal Craft Mela-2019 was the 8th edition of the annual event. Which city hosted the festival?
    A) Bhubaneswar
    B) Chennai
    C) Visakhapatnam
    D) Hyderabad
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    Option A
    Explanation: 
    Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the 7-day long National Tribal Craft Mela-2019 in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha on November 23, 2019. This is the 8th edition of the event.
  12. As per the government data, till date, over ___________ farmers have been benefited under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme
    A) 10 crore
    B) 7 crore
    C) 5 crore
    D) 12 crore
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    Option B
    Explanation: 
    Over 7 crore farmers have been benefited under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme: Government
  13. Shri Kailash Joshi died recently. He was the former Chief Minister of which state?
    A) Rajasthan
    B) Kerala
    C) Madhya Pradesh
    D) Bihar
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    Former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shri Kailash Joshi died after a prolonged illness. He was 91.
  14. The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) consists of how many full time member nations?
    A) 12
    B) 10
    C) 6
    D) 8
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    SCO has eight full time members China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, India and Pakistan.  
  15. Who has won the World Athlete of the Year 2019 women’s title?
    A) Dalilah Muhammad
    B) Ashley Spencer
    C) Sydney McLaughlin
    D) Sage Watson
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    400 metres hurdles world champion Dalilah Muhammad has been named as the World Athlete of the Year 2019 in women’s category.

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