24th May, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 24th May, 2019
1. When is World turtle day observed?
[A] 22 May
[B] 24 May
[C] 25 May
[D] 23 May
[E] 21 May
2. ________ signed an agreement with Indian Railway Finance Corporation to provide $750 million long-term financing for the Railways Track Electrification Project.
[A] World Bank
[B] New Development Bank
[C] Asian Development Bank
[D] International Monetary Fund
[E] Reserve Bank of India
3. Recently German scientists have discovered how many Earth-sized planets beyond solar system?
[A] 18
[B] 20
[C] 7
[D] 11
[E] 15

Read the following sentences carefully:

1. International researchers have broken the record for superconductivity at the highest temperature recorded to date at around -23°C.

2. They created a new material, called lanthanum superhydrides, to achieve the same.

3. The material was, however, placed under extremely high pressure ranging between 150-170 gigapascals to reach the new record.

Which of the above sentences is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 3
[C] Only 2
[D] 1 and 2 both
[E] All are correct
5. Longest serving Chief Minister of any state Pawan Kumar Chamling lost after 25 years. He was the Chief Minister of which state?
[A] Sikkim
[B] Bihar
[C] Assam
[D] Odisha
[E] Goa
6. In Boxing, ________ has entered the women's 51kg category final by defeating Nikhat Zareen.
[A] Yvonne Caples
[B] Laishram Sarita Devi
[C] Kavita Goyat
[D] Mary Kom
[E] Kavita Chahal
7. ________ clinched their first ever Indian Women’s League trophy defeating Manipur Police.
[A] Manipur Police
[B] Sethu FC
[C] Panjim Footballers
[D] Rising Student's Club
[E] Hans Women's FC
8. Who is appointed as the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court?
[A] B.R. Gava
[B] D N Patel
[C] Surya Kant
[D] Ramesh Singh
[E] None of the above
9. 4 new judges of the Supreme Court will take oath of office on 25 May 2019. Who is not among one of them?
[A] B.R. Gavai
[B] Surya Kant
[C] Aniruddha Bose
[D] Krishna Mohan
[E] A.S. Bopanna
10. Who has created history by becoming the only woman to have elected to parliament from Kerala?
[A] Smt. Santosh Ahlawat
[B] Smt. Renuka Butta
[C] Remya Haridas
[D] Smt. Raksha Nikhil Khadse
[E] Smt. Pratima Mondal
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