15th March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 15th March, 2019
1. Greta Thunberg, a Swedish schoolgirl, has been nominated to receive Nobel ________ Prize 2019.
[A] Chemistry
[B] Physics
[C] Literature
[D] Peace
[E] Medicine.
2. Which country alongwith Argentina will co-host the 2020 Copa America?
[A] Brazil
[B] Chile
[C] Colombia
[D] Paraguay
[E] Mexico
3. The Bank of Russia has issued a commemorative coin of ________ denomination to mark five years since Russia staged a disputed referendum in Ukraine’s Crimea.
[A] 5
[B] 10
[C] 15
[D] 20
[E] 25
4. When is World Consumer Rights Day celebrated every year?
[A] 14 March
[B] 15 March
[C] 16 March
[D] 17 March
[E] 18 March
5. Where did President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurate the Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in March 2019?
[A] Delhi
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Gujarat
[D] Maharashtra
[E] Karnataka
6. YS Vivekananda Reddy, passed away on 15 March 2019. He was a ________
[A] Director
[B] Musician
[C] Journalist
[D] Politician
[E] Writer
7. Which of the following has signed an MoU with Hazipur-based East Central Railway Zone for transportation of fly ash in March 2019?
[E] Coal India
8. Who has been appointed as the non-executive chairman of Acuité Ratings and Research board in March 2019?
[A] P S Narasimha
[B] S. S. Mundra
[C] M.R. Kumar
[D] Sankar Chakraborti
[E] Viral Acharya

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Election Commission of India (ECI) will launch the Observer App, a mobile application, that will help poll observers to submit reports.

2.The poll observers will get all the important notifications and alerts through the ‘Observer App’.

3.It will also help them get their deployment status and download the ID card.

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. The US Senate has voted to confirm Indian-origin ________ as a judge on the DC Circuit Court of Appeals in March 2019.
[A] Navdeep Bains
[B] Parm Gill
[C] Neomi Rao
[D] Ruby Dhalla
[E] Deepak Obhrai