09th February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 09th February, 2019
1. Who won the silver medal in men's 67- kilogram category at the EGAT's Cup International Weightlifting Championships in Thailand, on 8 February 2019?
[A] Jeremy Lalrinnunga
[B] Ruben Katoatau
[C] Sohrab Moradi
[D] Matthias Steiner
[E] Valentin Hristov
2. The Nyishi tribe of ________ is celebrating its fortnight-long 'Boori Boot Yollo' festival, which is observed every year in the month of February.
[A] Assam
[B] Manipur
[C] Meghalaya
[D] Arunachal Pradesh
[E] Nagaland
3. On 8 February 2019, the Jammu and Kashmir government approved the creation of a separate Administrative Revenue Division for ________.
[A] Jammu
[B] Ladakh
[C] Drass
[D] Kashmir
[E] Gulmarg
4. The Reserve Bank of India has raised the limit for collateral-free agriculture loans to ₹________ lakh from ₹1 lakh.
[A] 1.2
[B] 1.4
[C] 1.5
[D] 1.6
[E] 2
5. Which of the following conducted its eighth round of National Deworming Day across the country on 8 February 2019?
[A] Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
[B] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
[C] Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
[D] Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
[E] Ministry of Science and Technology
6. According to the International Intellectual Property index 2019, India was ranked at ________ place.
[A] 36th
[B] 38th
[C] 42nd
[D] 44th
[E] 46th

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has inaugurated the Robert Bosch Center for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.

2.The mission of the new centre is to create a societal impact on core challenges in data science (DS) and artificial intelligence (AI).

3.It will be done through multidisciplinary interactions with government, academic, research and industrial collaborators.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
8. The Chief Minister of which state unveiled a 19-foot-high statue of Guru Padmasambhava on 8 February 2019?
[A] Bihar
[B] Jharkhand
[C] Odisha
[D] Madhya Pradesh
[E] Chhattisgarh
9. Where was the 'Zero Fatality Corridor' launched to examine the cause for accidents and crashes on 6 February 2019?
[A] Delhi
[B] Mumbai
[C] Bengaluru
[D] Indore
[E] Bhopal
10. Where was the event 'Surging Silk - Accomplishment and way forward', organised on 9 February 2019?
[A] Chennai
[B] Kalol
[C] New Delhi
[D] Lucknow
[E] Bengaluru