20th May, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 20th May, 2019
1. When is World Metrology Day observed every year?
[A] 16 May
[B] 17 May
[C] 19 May
[D] 20 May
[E] 24 May
2. Who among the following Indian racers jumped into the lead in the ladies’ category after Round 3 of the Formula 4 South East Asia Championship in May 2019?
[A] Garima Avtar
[B] Aishwarya Adwani
[C] Ria Dabas
[D] Sneha Sharma
[E] Alisha Abdullah
3. Which of the following U.S. guided missile destroyers sailed near disputed islands claimed by China in the South China Sea in May 2019?
[A] USS Chung Hoon
[B] USS Preble
[C] USS Michael Murphy
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
4. Where will the 2-day meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization be held in 2019?
[A] China
[B] Kazakhstan
[C] Russia
[D] Kyrgyzstan
[E] Tajikistan
5. Where has Starbucks opened a silent cafe where about half of the staff are hearing impaired?
[A] Bangkok
[B] Dubai
[C] Guangzhou
[D] Singapore
[E] Kuala Lumpur

Read the following statements carefully:

1.Robonaut, a free-flying robot system has had its first hardware checks on the International Space Station.

2.The system is actually a trio of robots, named Honey, Queen, and Bumble, which are propelled by electric fans.

3.They can return to their docking station to recharge their 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
7. A dwindling user base has forced Google to shut down its virtual reality platform. What is the name of Google's professional VR video solution?
[A] Vision
[B] Sight
[C] Glide
[D] Jump
[E] Retina
8. Who among the following has been selected for the Asia Youth International Model United Nations (AYIMUN) conference?
[A] Rahul Arora
[B] Satish Bhartendu
[C] Mudasir Nazir Wani
[D] Faisal Devji
[E] Pankaj Mishra
9. Who recently became the first cricketer in the world ever to break into the 100 million category for followers on social media?
[A] M.S. Dhoni
[B] Dwayne Bravo
[C] A.B Devilliers
[D] Virat Kohli
[E] Chris Gayle

According to the Global Drugs Survey 2019, which of the following were the most common stimulants used by Indians?

1. Alcohol

2. Tobacco

3. Cannabis

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 3
[D] Only 1 and  2
[E] All of the above