12th June, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 12th June, 2019
1. ________ independent director Mukesh Sabharwal has stepped down from the lender's board of directors to devote his time to academic pursuits.
[A] HDFC Bank
[B] Yes Bank
[C] Axis Bank
[D] UCO Bank
[E] ICICI Bank
2. Which of the following companies hired Prashant Kumar as its director of public policy in 2019?
[A] Zomato
[B] Ola
[C] Mahindra
[E] Wipro
3. Which of the following software services company has surpassed IBM in terms of market capitalisation in 2019?
[A] Infosys
[B] Wipro
[C] Tata Consultancy Services
[D] HCL Technologies
[E] Tech Mahindra
4. Which state has approved the proposal to punish sons and daughters, who abandon their elderly parents, with a jail term?
[A] West Bengal
[B] Gujarat
[C] Odisha
[D] Bihar
[E] Jharkhand
5. To which position has Ashleigh Barty risen from number eight in the latest Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings in June 2019 after winning the French Open title?
[A] 1
[B] 2
[C] 3
[D] 4
[E] 5
6. Team Indus is part of a consortium that has bagged a contract from NASA to design and build a lander for its next lunar mission in ________.
[A] 2020
[B] 2022
[C] 2023
[D] 2025
[E] 2027
7. Google is experimenting with a new off-route safety feature for Maps, exclusively in India for now. It will alert users if their cars or taxis deviate from their route by more than ________ meters.
[A] 250
[B] 300
[C] 450
[D] 500
[E] 750
8. ________ introduced its next-generation Xbox console at its pre-E3 press conference in Los Angeles.
[A] Apple
[C] Sony Corporation
[D] Microsoft
[E] Intel

Read the following statements carefully:

1.ISRO is planning on testing a new fuel for spacecraft.

2.Dubbed the Green Propellant Infusion Mission (GPIM) it uses a non-toxic, rose coloured solution that can be a breakthrough in space exploration.

3.The GIPM is a spacecraft which will use the aforementioned fuel to power the mission.

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. In which state have over 29 children died due to symptoms akin to that of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in June 2019?
[A] Bihar
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Chhattisgarh
[D] Goa
[E] Kerala