07th August, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 07th August, 2019
1. The RBI's monetary policy committee lowered its repo rate by an unconventional ________ basis points to 5.4% in August 2019.
[A] 20
[B] 25
[C] 30
[D] 35
[E] 40
2. Recently, the RBI announced ________  key measures to help non-bank financial companies.
[A] 2
[B] 3
[C] 4
[D] 5
[E] 6
3. The RBI plans to make the online payment system, the NEFT, available 24x7. The facility of electronic transfer of funds is currently available from 8.00 am to ________ pm.
[A] 5.00
[B] 6.00
[C] 7.00
[D] 8.00
[E] 9.00
4. Who was named as Professional Cricketers Association’s Player of the month of July 2019?
[A] Umesh Yadav
[B] ​Ravichandran Ashwin
[C] Jasprit Bumrah
[D] Mohammed Shami
[E] Yuzvendra Chahal
5. SEBI approved Singapore Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange of India Ltd to operate jointly in ________.
[A] Vadodara
[B] Gandhinagar
[C] New Delhi
[D] Bhubaneswar
[E] Dehradun
6. Recently, Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy passed away. She received the Padma Shri award in ________.
[A] 2006
[B] 2008
[C] 2010
[D] 2012
[E] 2014
7. Minister of State for Defence Shripad Yesso Naik flagged off an Expedition Team of Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Darjeeling to Mt. Elbrus, ________ in August 2019.
[B] Russia
[C] Mexico
[D] Japan
[E] Egypt
8. What was the theme of the 22nd National Conference on e-Governance (NCeG) 2019?
[A] Regional Connectivity Scheme
[B] Better Life and Beyond
[C] Digital India: Success to Excellence
[D] Connect India
[E] e-Governance: A new Beginning

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has instituted PMAY(U) Awards for Beneficiaries for the first time to recognise the contribution of States/UTs, Urban Local Bodies and Beneficiaries.

2.This award is in addition to CLSS Award for recognising the contribution of PMAY (U) Banks and Housing Finance Companies.

3.The winners will be awarded during a National level Event.

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
10. Recently, the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development felicitated those Districts and States who have successfully implemented the BBBP scheme in the country. The BBBP scheme was launched in ________.
[A] 2012
[B] 2013
[C] 2014
[D] 2015
[E] 2016