13th May, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 13th May, 2019
1. World’s first exclusive women’s cricket magazine ________ has released.
2. Which CM of which state has demanded special category status from Centre for his disaster-prone state, saying it faces natural calamities almost every year?
[A] Jammu and Kashmir
[B] Odisha
[C] Kerala
[D] Andhra Pradesh
[E] Assam

Read the following statements carefully:

1.An unprecedented crowd gathered to witness Thechikkottukavu Ramachandran of 36-hour-long Pooram celebrations at Thekkinkadu maidan on 12 May 2019. 

2.The elephant Thechikkottukavu Ramachandran, fondly called as ‘Raman’, opened the Thekke Gopura Nada of Sree Vadakkunnathan Temple.

3.The Vilambaram ritual declares the pooram celebrations open.

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
4. ________ has identified a substation to be upgraded into an unmanned substation- the first of its kind in the city, located right at the heart of the central business district of Anna Salai.
[A] TNEB Limited
[B] NLC India Limited
[C] Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation
[D] Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation
[E] Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu
5. An ________ forest officer’s chance discovery has given India one of its smallest orchids in terms of size and duration of bloom to be recorded botanically.
[A] Andhra Pradesh
[B] Assam
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Odisha
[E] Uttar Pradesh
6. According to the Sunday Times Rich List, the billionaire Hinduja brothers have been named as the wealthiest people in ________ for a third time.
[B] Canada
[C] Australia
[D] UK
[E] Mexico
7. The 2020s are set to be the Asian decade, with the continent dominating an exclusive list of economies expected to sustain growth rates of around ________%.
[A] 5
[B] 6
[C] 7
[D] 8
[E] 9
8. Which state has made Aadhaar-based attendance mandatory for all government offices in the state in May 2019?
[A] Kerala
[B] Telangana
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Gujarat
[E] Jharkhand
9. The Indian Delegation at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 will be led by ________.
[A] Prasanth Nair
[B] Surendra Kumar Solanki
[C] Mir Mohamed Ali
[D] Amit Khare
[E] PS Pradyumna
10. Who won the inaugural round of the FIA Formula 3 Championship, one of the support events to Formula One, in Barcelona in May 2019?
[A] Arjun Maini
[B] Armaan Ebrahim
[C] Jehan Daruvala
[D] Narain Karthikeyan
[E] Karun Chandhok