16th November, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 16th November, 2019
1. Which state has allocated Rs.30 crore for the development of its Pathsala town?
[A] Sikkim
[B] Assam
[C] Nagaland
[D] Tripura
[E] Mizoram
2. IBM will launch a new weather forecasting system which will be able to predict conditions up to ________ hours in advance and cover parts of the world which have not had access to such detailed data.
[A] 8
[B] 10
[C] 12
[D] 14
[E] 16
3. Where did the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority hold the first ever international buyer seller meet on agriculture and horticulture produce?
[A] Assam
[B] Sikkim
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Manipur
[E] Nagaland

Read the following statements carefully:

1.NITI Aayog will release a report which integrates viewpoints on the efforts required for strengthening the existing fractured health system to meet the challenges that lie ahead.

2.The report is titled 'Health System for a New India: Building Blocks - Potential Pathways to Reform'.

3.It will be released by NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar in the presence of Bill Gates.

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. Who will be the Chief Guest for the 8th International Conference on Agricultural Statistics (ICAS-VIII)?
[A] Jeff Bezos
[B] Warren Buffett
[C] Paul Allen
[D] Bill Gates
[E] Elon Musk
6. Where will the 2019 World Kabaddi Cup take place?
[A] Punjab
[B] Haryana
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Odisha
[E] Gujarat
7. Brazilian President ________ has accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s invitation to be the Chief Guest at India’s Republic Day celebrations in 2020.
[A] Sérgio Moro
[B] Jair Bolsonaro
[C] Emmanuel Macron
[D] Ciro Gomes
[E] Glenn Greenwald
8. Recently, “Pteropsaron Indicum” was seen in news. It is a species of ________.
[A] Frog
[B] Fish
[C] Snake
[D] Bat
[E] Butterfly
9. Moody’s Investors Service has slashed India’s economic growth forecast to ________% for the fiscal year 2019.
[A] 5.7
[B] 5.6
[C] 5.5
[D] 5.4
[E] 5.3
10. Who has become the first woman Chief Secretary of Andhra Pradesh?
[A] K. Pratibha Bharati
[B] Nilam Sawhney
[C] Y. S. Sharmila
[D] Renuka Chowdhury
[E] Lakshmi Parvathi