16th April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 16th April, 2019
1. Which of the following Indian naval ships reached Mozambique's Beira city loaded with suitable relief material?
[A] INS Gharial
[B] INS Magar
[C] INS Airavat
[D] INS Ganga
[E] INS Kochi
2. When was the 72nd Himachal Day celebrated?
[A] 12 April
[B] 13 April
[C] 14 April
[D] 15 April
[E] 16 April

Read the following statements carefully:

1.A bust of the late Marshal of the Indian Air Force, Arjan Singh, was unveiled at the Vayu Bhawan by PM Narendra Modi to mark the birth centenary of the celebrated war hero.

2.Various events have been planned over a period of one year to commemorate the occasion.

3.As a tribute to his vision, a seminar on 'Air Power in the 2040: Impact of technology' was also held on 15 April 2019.

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. Which of the following won IMC Digital Technology Awards 2018 under the Excellence in Emerging Technology category for TruBot?
[A] eClerx
[B] Firstsource Solutions
[C] WNS Global Services
[D] Datamatics Global Services Ltd.
[E] 3i Infotech

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Scientists have designed a first-of-its-kind 3D-printed device that can produce electricity from falling snow.

2.The device designed by researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the US is inexpensive, small, thin and flexible like a sheet of plastic.

3.The device can work in remote areas because it provides its own power and does not need batteries.

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
6. In an effort to further expand defence cooperation, with which counry has India renewed the Defence Equipment Memorandum between the two countries?
[B] UK
[C] Japan
[D] Russia
[E] Israel
7. India’s exports rose to a five-month high of ________% in March on account of higher growth mainly in pharma, chemicals and engineering sectors.
[A] 6
[B] 8
[C] 11
[D] 15
[E] 19
8. Non-banking finance companies and microfinance companies raised about Rs. 26,200 crore through securitisation in FY19, a growth of ________% over FY18.
[A] 110
[B] 130
[C] 150
[D] 170
[E] 190
9. The Supreme Court has banned all mining activities along the Kaziranga National Park and catchment area of rivers originating in Karbi Anglong Hills in ________.
[A] Assam
[B] Manipur
[C] Meghalaya
[D] Mizoram
[E] Tripura
10. Under Smart Maitrin​ project, ________ sanitary pad machines will be installed at 93 police stations across Mumbai.
[A] 70
[B] 90
[C] 120
[D] 140
[E] 180