22nd March, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 22nd March, 2019
1. Which of the following has been recognized as the 'Manufacturing Leadership Awards 2019' winner, for outstanding achievement in Enterprise Integration and Technology Leadership?
[A] Nexteer Automotive
[B] Inventec
[C] Foxconn
[D] Giti Tire
[E] BULL Machines
2. Who has won the 2019 Templeton Prize for his work blending science and spirituality?
[A] Jim Yong Kim
[B] Marcelo Gleiser
[C] David Rubenstein
[D] Oscar Munoz
[E] Lawrence Summers
3. ________ has been awarded Frost Radar best practices award for Growth, Innovation and Leadership in the global building energy management system segment in 2019.
[A] Suzlon energy Ltd.
[B] ReGen Powertech
[C] EcoEnergy Insights
[D] Vestas
[E] Enercon
4. Which of the following was named Next Gen Security Company of the Year at the 2019 Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSec Awards?
[A] Cisco
[B] Palo Alto Networks
[C] ColorTokens Inc.
[D] McAfee
5. Fitch Ratings cut India’s economic growth forecast for the next financial year starting April 1 2019, to ________% from its previous estimate of 7%.
[A] 6.5
[B] 6.6
[C] 6.7
[D] 6.8
[E] 6.9
6. What is the name of the podcast app launched by CBSE in March 2019?
[A] Shiksha Vani
[B] Vidya Vani
[C] Gyaan Ghoshna
[D] Shiksha Ghoshna
[E] Vidya Ghoshna
7. When is the World Down Syndrome Day observed every year?
[A] 20 March
[B] 21 March
[C] 22 March
[D] 23 March
[E] 24 March

Read the following statements carefully:

1. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said India has been one of the fastest growing large economies in the world.

2. IMF asserted that the country has carried out several key reforms in the last five years.

3. This was stated by IMF communications director Gerry Rice while responding to a question on India's economic development in the last five years.

Which of the above statements is/are true?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All of the above
9. Who among the following won the Sir Richard Hadlee Medal for Men’s Player of the Year in March 2019?
[A] Virat Kohli
[B] Kane Williamson
[C] Joe Root
[D] Rohit Sharma
[E] M.S. Dhoni
10. Which of the following will launch 'eMulya', an intelligent block chain?
[A] Google
[B] Rubikloud
[C] Microsoft
[D] Intain Fintech
[E] None of the above