06th December, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 06th December, 2018
1. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will implement an 'Ombudsman Scheme for Digital Transactions' which will be notified by the end of ________.
[A] December 2018
[B] January 2019
[C] March 2019
[D] April 2019
[E] None of these
2. With which of these countries has India signed an agreement on Co-operation and Mutual Assistance in Customs Matters on 5 December 2018?
[A] Peru
[B] Brazil 
[C] South Chile
[D] Argentina
[E] Bolivia
3. Who has been chosen for the Sahitya Akademi’s 'Bhasha Samman' for South (2017)?
[A] Yogendra Nath Sharma
[B] Shailaja Bapat
[C] Gagendra Nath Das
[D] G. Venkatasubbaiah
[E] None of these
4. Recently, the RBI proposed that the floating interest rates on loans will be linked to external benchmarks. The new guidelines will be applicable from ________.
[A] January 2019
[B] February 2019
[C] March 2019
[D] April 2019
[E] None of these
5. The number of patents granted by India shot up by how much percent in 2017 as per the 'World Intellectual Property Indicators 2018' report released by UN’s World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO)?
[A] 40%
[B] 50%
[C] 45%
[D] 30%
[E] 26%
6. The Central government has approved 'Anti-Smuggling National Coordination Centre' (SCord) under the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI). Who amongst these would be its member?
[C] Assam Rifles
[E] All of the above
7. Recently, RBI came up with new norms on loan system for large borrowers. A minimum level of 'loan component' of ________ will be applicable for borrowers having aggregate fund based working capital limit of Rs 150 crore and above.
[A] 20%
[B] 30%
[C] 40%
[D] 60%
[E] 25%
8. By how much percent will RBI reduce the SLR every quarter from January 2019 onwards?
[A] 0.25
[B] 0.5
[C] 0.75
[D] 0.45
[E] 0.65
9. ________ has been appointed as the CMD of New India Assurance.
[A] Atul Sahai
[B] Hemant Rokade
[C] Samir Banerjee
[D] Papia Sengupta
[E] None of these
10. NASA’s 'Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer' (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft arrived at the asteroid named ________ on 3 December 2018.
[A] Vesta
[B] Bennu
[C] Juno
[D] Thisbe
[E] Doris