04th September, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 04th September, 2018
1. The Navy of which country has won the coveted KAKADU Cup 2018 in Australia as it participated in a multilateral maritime exercise involving 27 navies?
[A] Russia
[B] India
[C] France
[D] Australia
[E] Denmark
2. Recently, Ju Kyu Chang who was sanctioned for his suspected role in development of the country's nuclear and missile technology has died. He was from ________. 
[A] Japan
[B] North Korea
[C] South Korea
[D] China
[E] Vietnam
3. India Post Payments Bank will issue new __________ cards which work on biometric authentication and not on passwords or PINs.
[A] Biometric
[B] Quick-Response
[C] Fast- Payment
[D] Quick
[E] No-Pin
4. Reserve Bank of India has bought _______ tonne of gold in the financial year 2017-18, the first purchase of gold by the apex bank in almost nine years.
[A] 6.58
[B] 7.37
[C] 8.46
[D] 9.32
[E] 9.78
5. ‚ÄčA group of experts has urged the government to set up a dedicated mission to save and revive spring water systems in the country’s Himalayan States. The group was constituted by _______.
[A] Ministry of Coal
[B] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[C] Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change
[D] NITI Aayog
[E] Energy Efficiency and CleanTech Organizations
6. Which company has become the second Indian company to attain a market valuation of over Rs 8 lakh crore mark following surge in its share price?
[A] Infosys
[B] Tech Mahindra
[C] ‚ÄčTata Consultancy Services
[D] Capgemini
[E] Tata Motors

Read the following statements carefully:

1. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to set up its overseas satellite ground station near the North Pole.

2. This would bolster the Indian Remote Sensing (IRS) operations which are critically important in times like disaster management but also for the armed forces.

3. However, ISRO has already two ground stations-IMGEOS at Shadnagar and AGEOS in Antarctica

Which of the 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
8. Which country has issued evacuation advisories in the face of strong winds and heavy rain due to typhoon Jebi?
[A] Malaysia
[B] South Korea
[C] Japan
[D] China
[E] Vietnam
9. Which country has selected its first two astronauts named Hazza al-Mansouri and Sultan al-Neyadi, to go on a mission to the International Space Station?
[A] Syria
[B] Lebanon
[D] Libya
[E] Jordan
10. The Government of India has cleared Jharkhand government's proposal to rename __________ town as Banshidhar Nagar.
[A] Palamu
[B] Nagar Untari
[C] Hazaribagh
[D] West Singhbhum
[E] Pakur
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