21st April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 21st April, 2019
1. Which astronaut is all set to set a record for the longest spaceflight by a woman?
[A] Jessica Meir
[B] Kathleen Rubins
[C] Christina Koch
[D] Anne McClain
[E] Nicole Aunapu Mann
2. With which of the following countries is India joining hands to implement two projects in Africa?
[A] Japan
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
3. The record for the longest railway station name, which is 58 letters long, is held by ‘Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch’ in ________.
[A] Scotland
[B] Wales
[C] Ireland
[D] Germany
[E] Liverpool
4. Who claimed his first ATP title at the US Men's Clay Court Championships in April 2019?
[A] Gonzalo Lama
[B] Pablo Cuevas
[C] Henri Laaksonen
[D] Christian Garin 
[E] Julio Peralta

Read the following statements carefully:

1.A team led by Kailasavadivoo Sivan has been chosen by NASA to have their CubeSat flown into space on future missions of NASA.

2.CubeSats are miniature satellites intended as a standard, inexpensive design that can easily fit alongside larger satellites aboard launch vehicles.

3.The team's CubeSat BLAST (Bouchet Low-Earth Alpha/Beta Space Telescope) is named for physicist Edward A Bouchet.

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. Which bank partnered with M1Xchange Trade Receivables Discounting System (TReDS) platform for MSME bill discounting?
[A] Bank of India
[B] Central Bank of India
[C] Bank of Maharashtra
[D] Union Bank of India
[E] Punjab National Bank
7. Which country will host the annual G20 leaders' summit on 21-22 November 2020?
[B] Syria
[C] Qatar
[D] Saudi Arabia
[E] Iran
8. Which country's first satellite ‘Raavana-1’ was launched into space from NASA’s Flight Facility in April 2019?
[A] Sri Lanka
[B] Iran
[C] Qatar
[D] Bhutan
[E] Bangladesh
9. Which of the following has been certified with ISO 31000:2018 in April 2019?
[A] Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited
[B] HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company
[C] New India Assurance
[D] The Oriental Insurance Company
[E] Liberty General Insurance
10. Who was honoured in the 2019 list of new fellows of the UK's Royal Society in April 2019?
[A] Rahul Bajaj
[B] Yusuf Hamied 
[C] Dilip Shanghvi
[D] Rajan Raheja
[E] Pankaj Patel