10th May, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 10th May, 2020
1. Which country has approved a new type of coronavirus test that can rapidly detect fragments of virus proteins in samples collected from swabs swiped inside the nasal cavity?
[A] China
[B] USA
[C] Italy
[D] Israel
[E] Germany
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2. When is the “Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War” observed by UN?
[A] 5 May and 6 May
[B] 6 May and 7 May
[C] 7 May and 8 May
[D] 8 May and 9 May
[E] 9 May and 10 May
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3. Who presented the Ministry of Tourism’s DekhoApna Desh Webinar Series titled, “Goa- Crucible of Culture" in May 2020?
[A] Vivek Menezes
[B] Dabboo Ratnani
[C] Atul Kasbekar
[D] Raghu Rai
[E] Altaf Qadri
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4. In May 2020, the government gave awards to how many startups for finding innovative solutions to address problems faced by the animal husbandry and dairy sector?
[A] 8
[B] 10
[C] 12
[D] 14
[E] 16
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5. Scientists from Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology(WIHG), Dehradun, have found a seasonal advancement in how many surge-type glaciers in the Karakoram Range of Ladakh?
[A] 100
[B] 140
[C] 180
[D] 220
[E] 260
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6. Which state has constituted a high-level committee under the Chairmanship of former Governor of Reserve Bank of India, C Rangarajan, to advise the government on medium-term response post-Covid lockdown period?
[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Gujarat
[C] Telangana
[D] Bihar
[E] Punjab
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7. The WHO and the UN's postal agency have released a commemorative postage stamp on the which anniversary of the eradication of smallpox?
[A] 20
[B] 30
[C] 40
[D] 50
[E] 60
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8. In May 2020, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has received approval for the clinical trial of which of the following drugs to treat COVID-19?
[A] Favipiravir
[B] Phytopharmaceutical
[C] Methamphetamines
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] Both 1 and 3
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9. In May 2020, which state has banned manufacture, sale and storage of 11 brands of pan masala for a year saying these products contain a chemical which is harmful to the heart?
[A] Jharkhand
[B] Bihar
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Haryana
[E] Punjab
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10. The year 2020 marks the ________th birth anniversary of Maharana Pratap.
[A] 400
[B] 430
[C] 450
[D] 480
[E] 500
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