11th August, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 11th August, 2019
1. Recently, the fossils of the largest parrot ever recorded have been found in ________.
[A] Australia
[C] New Zealand
[D] India
[E] Mexico
2. Which of the following cities will host the 10th AASF (Asia Swimming Federation) Asian Age Group Championships 2019?
[A] New Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Bangalore
[D] Hyderabad
[E] Lucknow
3. In which state was the 'Mukhya Mantri Krishi Ashirwad Yojana' inaugurated in August 2019?
[A] Jharkhand
[B] Bihar
[C] Haryana
[D] Gujarat
[E] Punjab

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Business-to-business payments startup EnKash on 9 August 2019 launched the country's first corporate credit card called 'Freedom Card' for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

2.The Freedom Card would give SMEs and startups the freedom to avail credit facility for immediate needs and to manage their liquidity.

3.The card caters to the varied billing cycles as per the working capital cycles.

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
5. Recently, CAIT launched an initiative 'Digi Vyapari-Safal Vyapari' to accelerate acceptance of digital payments among merchants across the country. What does 'C' stand for in CAIT?
[A] Committee
[B] Conference
[C] Confederation
[D] Cycle
[E] Circular
6. Which state released the biofuel rules-2019 on the eve of the World Biofuel Day?
[A] Haryana
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Gujarat
[D] Tamil Nadu
[E] Kerala
7. Which is India’s top retailer, according to a study by Euromonitor International tracking Asia’s largest retailers?
[A] Amazon
[B] Westside
[C] BigBazaar
[D] Reliance Retail
[E] Walmart
8. ________ has launched the 'Identity Check Express', a next-generation, mobile-first authentication solution.
[A] Visa
[B] Mastercard
[C] National Payment Corporation of India
[D] ICICI Bank
9. Which country has launched the 'Yasin', 'Balaban' and 'Ghaem' air-to-air missiles?
[A] Iran
[B] Iraq
[C] Pakistan
[D] Afghanistan
[E] Saudi Arabia
10. The RBI raised any bank’s exposure limit to a single NBFC from the existing 15% to _______ of tier-1 capital.
[A] 18%
[B] 25%
[C] 30%
[D] 20%
[E] 45%