Daily Current Affairs Quiz – May 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 May 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 May 2020

 

Q1. The Government of India (GoI) and the World Bank signed ________ proposed for Accelerating India’s COVID-19 Social Protection Response Programme.
A. $1 billion
B. $2 billion
C. $3 billion
D. $5 billion

Q2. Under the Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana, the farmers would be paid ________ per acre for paddy, corn, and sugarcane crops, based on the registered and procured area for the Kharif season.
A. Rs.5,000
B. Rs.6,000
C. Rs.10,000
D. Rs.12,000

Q3. Who developed mobile indoor Disinfection Sprayer units, Battery Powered Disinfectant Sprayer (BPDS), and Pneumatically Operated Mobile Indoor Disinfection (POMID)?
A. CSIR
B. DRDO
C. SCTIMST
D. NAL

Q4. Which state government is to launch Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana?
A. Punjab
B. Chhattisgarh
C. Rajasthan
D. Gujarat

Q5. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approved the launch of the Defence Testing Infrastructure Scheme (DTIS) with an outlay of ________.
A. Rs.100 crore
B. Rs.250 crore
C. Rs.400 crore
D. Rs.500 crore

Q6. Who developed two products, 3D-printed hands-free object & 3D-printed antimicrobial face-shield, to help in the fight against the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic?
A. National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research-Guwahati
B. IISc, Bengaluru
C. IIT-Roorkee
D. Jawaharlal Nehru Centre For Advanced Scientific Research

Q7. Who sworn in as the Prime Minister of Israel?
A. Benjamin Netanyahu
B. Reuven Rivlin
C. Benny Gantz
D. Avigdor Lieberman

Q8. ________ launched AA+ COVID-19 Testing Solution to detect coronavirus in less than 5 minutes.
A. My labs
B. Genrich Pvt Ltd
C. ESDS Software Solution
D. DRDO

Q9. ISRO has directed the startups to develop tools and machines for ________.
A. MOM
B. Mars Mission
C. Lunar Space Mission
D. Gaganyaan mission

Q10. How many startups has ISRO identified to develop locally at lower costs for use in its Gaganyaan missions?
A. 5
B. 8
C. 12
D. 17

ANSWERS

1) A. $1 billion6) A. National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research-Guwahati
2) C. Rs.10,0007) A. Benjamin Netanyahu
3) A. CSIR8) C. ESDS Software Solution
4) B. Chhattisgarh9) D. Gaganyaan mission
5) C. Rs.400 crore10) D. 17

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