01st October, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 01st October, 2019
1. According to a report, growth in ________ out of the eight sectors of the Index of Eight Core Industries fell into the negative zone in August 2019.
[A] 2
[B] 3
[C] 4
[D] 5
[E] 6
2. Who was awarded India's Most Powerful Women in Media award at the British Parliament in 2019?
[A] Rana Ayyub
[B] Kalli Purie
[C] Shoma Chaudhury
[D] Sweta Singh
[E] Shaili Chopra
3. To commemorate 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy in association with ________ is organizing the Global Student Solar Assembly.
[A] IIT Bombay
[B] IIT Delhi
[C] IISC Bangalore
[D] IIM Ahmedabad
[E] IIM Calcutta
4. ________ has signed an MoU with National eGovernance Division and NLIU, Bhopal to implement an Online Capacity Building Programme on Cyber Law, Crime Investigation and Digital Forensics.
[A] Ministry of Home Affairs
[B] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
[C] Ministry of Human Resource Development
[D] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[E] Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The Australian Antarctic Division said that a new iceberg has broken off from the Amery Ice Shelf in East Antarctica.

2. Amery Ice Shelf was located at Mac. Robertson Land.

3. It is a broad ice shelf in Antarctica located at the head of Prydz Bay.

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 of the above
6. Which state has emerged on top among 20 large states in terms of quality of school education in the School Education Quality Index 2019?
[A] Kerala
[B] Karnataka
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Tamil Nadu
7. Recently, the International Astronomical Union has named an asteroid after Indian classical singer Pandit Jasraj. It is located between ________.
[A] Venus and Earth
[B] Earth and Mars
[C] Mars and Jupiter
[D] Jupiter and Saturn
[E] Saturn and Uranus
8. Who won gold medal in 100m race of 2019 IAAF World Championships held in Doha?
[A] Sherone Simpson
[B] Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
[C] Elaine Thompson
[D] Sanya Richards-Ross
[E] Aleen Bailey
9. Which of the following have joined hands to telecast TV bilingual programme ‘Mahatma Lives‘ or ‘Bapu Zinda Hain’ in October 2019?
[A] Sun Group‎ and NITI Aayog
[B] ​UNESCO and Doordarshan
[C] NITI  Aayog and Doordarshan
[D] ​UNESCO and Sun Group‎ 
[E] NITI Aayog and ​UNESCO
10. The UN observes 1 October every year as International Day of Older Persons. The theme for 2019 is ________.
[A] Celebrating Older Human Rights champions
[B] The Journey to Age Equality
[C] Stepping into the Future: Tapping the Talents, Contributions and Participation of Older Persons in Society
[D] Take a Stand Against Ageism "United Nations For Ageing"
[E] Old is Gold