04th March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 04th March, 2019
1. Which district has been ranked 1st among the 112 aspirational districts of India based on the performance during November-December 2018 and January 2019 as per the report from NITI Aayog?
[A] Hailakandi
[B] Vizianagaram
[C] Osmanabad
[D] Rajnandgaon
[E] Cuddapah
2. Where will a Centre for Disability Sports be set up to ensure the effective participation of Persons with Disabilities in sports activities?
[A] Kanpur
[B] Gwalior
[C] Indore
[D] Lucknow
[E] Bhopal
3. Who will be the 1st recipient of the ‘Bhagwan Mahavir Ahimsa Puraskar’ on 17 April 2019?
[A] Om Prakash Mehra
[B] Abhinandan Varthaman
[C] Kuldip Prakash
[D] Suraj Prakash Khosla
[E] Om Prakash Nayar

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The US officially shuttered its consulate in Jerusalem, downgrading the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by folding it into the US Embassy to Israel.

2. The consulate functioned as a de facto embassy to the Palestinians for decades.

3. The symbolic shift hands authority over U.S. diplomatic channels with the West Bank and Gaza to Ambassador David Friedman.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above

Read the following statements carefully:

1. India signed a deal with a French firm to manufacture 7.5 lakh AK-203 rifles, the latest derivative of the AK-47 rifles.

2. The AK-203 rifles will be produced at the Indian Ordnance Factory at Amethi's Korwa.

3. The new rifles will replace the indigenous INSAS rifles in the Army, Air Force, and Navy.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
6. SpaceX launched an unmanned Crew Dragon craft from ________ to the International Space Station on 2 March 2019.
[A] Kansas
[B] Kentucky
[C] California
[D] Florida
[E] Alaska
7. Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis flagged off 11.28 km long 2nd phase of the ________ monorail network on 3 March 2019.
[A] Coimbatore
[B] Tiruchirappalli
[C] Mumbai
[D] Kanchipuram
[E] Ooty
8. Who has assumed charge as the chairman of the newly constituted National Commission for Backward Classes?
[A] Devendra Fadnavis
[B] Bhagwan Lal Sahni
[C] Ashok Chavan
[D] Pema Khandu
[E] Raghubar Das
9. As per World Bank's 'Women, business and the law 2019' report, how many countries in the world have been found to enshrine gender equality in laws affecting work?
[A] 4
[B] 5
[C] 6
[D] 7
[E] 8
10. Which of the following achieved a Guinness world record feat in single line bicycle parade on March 3, 2019?
[A] Border Security Force
[B] Indo-Tibetan Border Police
[C] Central Industrial Security Force
[D] Sashastra Seema Bal
[E] Central Reserve Police Force