01st April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 01st April, 2019
1. On which day was Earth Hour 2019 celebrated?
[A] 29 March
[B] 30 March
[C] 31 March
[D] 1 April
[E] 2 April
2. Which country won the Azlan Shah hockey cup 2019?
[A] India
[B] Pakistan
[C] South Korea
[D] Sri Lanka
[E] Bangladesh
3. Who became the first player to hit a century in the twelfth edition of the Indian Premier League?
[A] Virat Kohli
[B] ​Sanju Samson
[C] Yuvraj Singh
[D] MS Dhoni
[E] Suresh Raina

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Facebook has introduced a new feature titled “Why am I seeing this post”

2.This will help users understand and control the kind of posts surfacing on their News Feed from friends, Pages, and Groups.

3.This means people will be able to tap on posts and ads in News Feed, get context on why they’re appearing and further take action to personalize what they see.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
5. An Indian Air Force MiG-27 (Upgrade) aircraft got airborne from ________ Air Force Station.
[A] Phalodi
[B] Uttarlai
[C] Jamnagar
[D] Suratgarh
[E] Madurai
6. Which country launched its first data relay satellite, the Tianlian I-01?
[B] China
[C] UK
[D] India
[E] Germany
7. Who among the following won ETPrime 'Woman CEO of the Year' award in 2019?
[A] Indra Nooyi
[B] Alice Vaidyan
[C] Kiran Mazumdar
[D] Anu Aga
[E] Aarthi Subramanian
8. Who won gold at the women’s air rifle event in the 12th Asian Airgun championships 2019?
[A] Mehuli Ghosh
[B] Anjum Moudgil
[C] ​Elavenil Valarivan
[D] Manu Bhaker
[E] Navjot Kaur
9. ISRO’s PSLV-C45 has successfully put the electronic intelligence satellite EMISAT in the ________ km orbit.
[A] 600
[B] 643
[C] 749
[D] 780
[E] 800

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The RBI’s policy rate cut in February 2019 is likely to nudge banks to trim deposit rates over the coming months.

2. Banks had raised deposit rates last year with those in the private sector hiking rates more aggressively.

3. With the RBI expected to cut the policy rate further in the coming months, retail deposit rates offered by banks are likely to fall too.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct