30th July, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 30th July, 2018
1. Central Road and Infrastructure Fund (CRIF) has been brought under _________.
[A] Ministry of Defence
[B] Ministry of Labour Welfare
[C] Department of Economic Affairs
[D] NITI Aayog
[E] Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
2. Ananda Puraskar winner Rampada Chowdhury who recently passed away was related to which of the following fields?
[A] Writer
[B] Musician
[C] Philanthropist
[D] Social worker
[E] Politician
3. India is purchasing NASAMS - II for protecting Delhi-NCR from aerial attacks. It is developed by _________
[A] Isreal
[B] South Korea
[D] Norway
[E] France

Read the following sentences

  1. The government plans to launch the auction of 60 oil and gas fields being offered in the second round of bidding for Discovered Small Field on August 9, 2018.

  2. The fields are being offered in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Kutch & Cambay shallow waters, Mumbai offshore, Assam and Tripura, Mahanadi shallow water, Andhra Pradesh and KG offshore.

  3. The fields hold an estimated 1.4 billion barrels of oil.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Both 1 and 2
[C] Both 2 and 3
[D] All of these
[E] None of these
5. Who won the 2018 Russian Open Badminton trophy at Vladivostok?
[A] Koki Watanabe
[B] Sourabh Verma
[C] Lee Chong Wei
[D] Chen Long
[E] Lin Dan
6. Who won gold medal at the Yasar Dogu International in Istanbul, Turkey?
[A] Bajrang Punia
[B] Sandeep Tomar
[C] Sakshi Malik
[D] Sushil Kumar
[E] None of the above
7. Who won his maiden Tour de France in 2018?
[A] Tom Dumoulin
[B] Peter Sagan
[C] Geraint Thomas
[D] Alejandro Valverde
[E] Simon Yates

Read the following statements carefully:

  1. The second and final draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) was published on July 30 2018, with over 2.89 crore names out of the total 3.29 crore applicants in Assam.

  2. Assam is the second Indian state, after Manipur where the NRC is being updated after 1951, with March 24 1971, as the cut-off date, to include names of genuine Indian citizens.

  3. The groundwork for this exercise began in December 2015.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are incorrect?

[A] Only 2
[B] Both 1 and 3
[C] Both 2 and 3
[D] Only 1
[E] All are correct
9. MG Motor India announced a partnership with ________ for developing technologies and applications to boost in-car child safety.
[A] IIT - Delhi
[B] IIT - Madras
[C] IIT - Bombay
[D] IIT - Kanpur
[E] IIT- Kharagpur
10. Doctors from the Blood Bank of Kasturba Medical College (KMC) have identified a rare blood group called ________ phenotype.
[A] T rho
[B] R omega
[C] S alpha
[D] Q beta
[E] P null