07th August, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 07th August, 2019
1. Who was crowned Miss World Diversity 2019 in Port Louis, Mauritius in August 2019?
[A] Naaz Joshi
[B] Megan Young
[C] Azra Akin
[D] Rosanna Davison
[E] Yukta Mookhey
2. Recently, ________ government and Netherlands have extended the existing bilateral agreement of cooperation in several fields by another five years.
[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Karnataka
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Gujarat
3. Indian army will participate in an anti-terrorism military exercise in ________ in September 2019.
[A] India
[B] Mongolia
[C] Turkmenistan
[D] Russia
[E] Iran
4. Health ministry has set target to reduce HIV cases by ________.
[A] 2020
[B] 2021
[C] 2022
[D] 2023
[E] 2024
5. The State Bank of India announced a ________ basis points reduction in its lending rates in August 2019.
[A] 10
[B] 15
[C] 20
[D] 25
[E] 30
6. Where was a day-long NHRC National Level Review Meeting on Mental Health concluded in August 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Hyderabad
[D] Bathinda
[E] Gandinagar
7. Recently, Pranab Mukherjee was honoured with India's highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna. He served as India's ________th President.
[A] 10
[B] 11
[C] 12
[D] 13
[E] 14
8. Who among the following has/have been selected for the upcoming women's world boxing championships to be held in October 2019?
[A] M C Mary Kom
[B] Lovlina Borgohain
[C] Simranjit Kaur
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct

Read the following statements carefully:

1.An agreement was signed between the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

2.They will initiate a skill development programme for different levels of beneficiaries in the solar thermal energy sector.

3.Both will engage national and international experts to bring the best practices by developing specialized training material.

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, ISRO has announced its ________ Journalism Award in Space Science, Technology and Research.
[A] Homi J. Bhabha
[B] A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
[C] Satish Dhawan
[D] Vikram Sarabhai
[E] Jagadish Chandra Bose