Daily Current Affairs Quiz – March 18, 2020

Candidates who are appearing for any type of competitive exam would swear by the importance of studying the current affairs notes . In a lot of exams, including UPSC, IBPS, SBI , INSURANCE, Current Affairs is one of the most important pillars. A lot of questions are directly asked from current events and happenings having political, economic and social ramifications on the country.If such is the case you absolutely cannot compromise on the Notes you refer to brush up your knowledge on General Knowledge.One should have complete knowledge about the banking terms, current affairs news, etc. So, here is the GK Quiz of 18th March 2020 to help you prepare the Current affairs part. After reading this section, you can successfully attempt Current Affairs Quiz.



Daily Current Affairs Quiz : 18th March 2020

 

Q1. Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) functions under _______.
A. Ministry of Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare
B. Ministry of Commerce and Industry
C. Ministry of Agriculture and Research
D. Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

Q2. When did GoI first introduce the first draft of the National e-Commerce policy in the public domain for suggestions?
A. 2017
B. 2018
C. 2019
D. 2020

Q3. 2020 G20 is to be held in _______.
A. New Delhi
B. Tokyo
C. Beijing
D. Riyadh

Q4. Which country holds the chair of G20 for the year 2020?
A. India
B. UAE
C. Saudi Arabia
D. Oman

Q5. Who won the Road Safety Media Fellowship 2019 award?
A. Prachi Salve
B. Pradeep Dwivedi
C. B. Raveendra Shetty
D. A&B

Q6. Who is the chairman of the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA)?
A. Bhupendra Singh
B. Gopal Bhargava
C. Narottam Mishra
D. Bhupinder Singh Hooda

Q7. Who fixes the price of medicine and drugs in India?
A. CDSCO
B. NPPA
C. INTA
D. NTA

Q8. Ministry of Finance reported that more than ________ of loans had been sanctioned under Stand Up India Scheme to over 91,000 accounts up to 10 March 2020.
A. Rs.14,832.71 crores
B. Rs.17.656.36 crores
C. Rs.20,466.94 crores
D. Rs.25,931.82 crores

Q9. Rashtriya Arogya Nidhi was established as a society registered under the Societies Registration Act, _______.
A. 1860
B. 1888
C. 1901
D. 1920

Q10. International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy & New Materials (ARCI) functions under ________.
A. Ministry of Earth Science
B. Ministry of Steel & Power
C. Ministry of Science and Technology
D. Ministry of Coal

 

ANSWERS

1) B. Ministry of Commerce and Industry6) A. Bhupendra Singh
2) C. 2019 7) B. NPPA
3) D. Riyadh8) C. Rs.20,466.94 crores
4) C. Saudi Arabia9) A. 1860
5) D. A&B10) C. Ministry of Science and Technology

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