09th July, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 09th July, 2019
1. In July 2019, the government has announced a new tranche of sovereign gold bonds at an issue price of ₹3,443 per gram, with a discount of ________%.
[A] 1.17
[B] 1.45
[C] 1.83
[D] 1.92
[E] 1.97
2. In which state will India's first elephant rehabilitation centre be situated?
[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Meghalaya
[D] Manipur
[E] Maharashtra
3. Which of the following is the 1st Model Village having 2400 houses built with Indian assistance in Sri Lanka?
[A] Ranidugama
[B] Panadura
[C] Mannar
[D] Beruwala
[E] Kurunegala

Read the following statements carefully:

1. Rajya Sabha passed the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 by a voice vote, which was passed by Lok Sabha on July 4.

2. It allows voluntary use of Aadhaar as identity proof to open bank accounts and get mobile connection.

3. It provides for a ₹1 crore penalty and a jail term for private entities violating provisions on Aadhaar data and also allows Adhaar's use for KYC authentication.

Which of the above 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
5. In 2019, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare has completed ________ years of partnership with UNWFP towards addressing food and nutritional security in India.
[A] 20
[B] 30
[C] 40
[D] 50
[E] 60
6. Which of the following is set to be the first train to be operated by private players, as a part of the 100 day agenda of Indian railways to hand over the operation of two trains to private sector on a trial basis?
[A] Jalandhar-Lucknow Tejas Express
[B] Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express
[C] Agra-Lucknow Tejas Express
[D] Delhi-Agra Tejas Express
[E] Jalandhar-Patna Tejas Express
7. The ________ Congress will vote for the Green card bill that will remove the per country cap on the number of green cards issues by the country.
[B] Canada
[C] UK
[D] Mexico
[E] Germany
8. Facebook is updating its terms and services guidelines to clarify how it makes money from the personal information of its users. Who is the Chief Executive Officer of Facebook?
[A] Steve Jobs
[B] Elon Musk
[C] Mark Elliot Zuckerberg
[D] Jeff Bezos
[E] Dustin Moskovitz
9. Twitter would label and deprioritise tweets from officials and politicians that violates its rules. It would only apply to verified political candidates and government officials with more than ________ followers.
[A] 1 Lakh
[B] 5 Lakh
[C] 10 Lakh
[D] 15 Lakh
[E] 20 Lakh
10. Apple's Chief Design Officer, John Ive will quit Apple after more than two decades and will be starting his own new design firm, ________.
[A] TechNext
[B] TechGame
[C] LoveFrom
[D] LoveCode
[E] CodeDelight