Current Affairs Quiz: May 5 2018

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  1. The Ministry of Women and Child Development Maneka Sanjay Gandhi organized a day long National Conference on Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) in ____ in which 244 Districts were selected under this scheme?
    1.Chandigarh
    2.New Delhi
    3.Chennai
    4.Mumbai
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  2. Where was the Exhibition called ‘India and the World: A History in Nine Stories’ was held on May 5,2018?
    1.Hyderabad
    2.Dehradun
    3.Kolkata
    4.New Delhi
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  3. On May 5, 2018 Union Minister Nitin Gadkari laid foundation stone of four national highway projects costing Rs 1,523 crore in which state?
    1.Telangana
    2.Andhra Pradesh
    3.Bihar
    4.Haryana
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  4. The first organized census on Indus dolphins has started in which state?
    1.New Delhi
    2.Goa
    3.Punjab
    4.Jammu & Kashmir
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  5. On May 4, 2018, NITI Aayog signed a Statement of Intent(SOI) with which IT Company to introduce technology to farmers to improve the Productivity of Crops?
    1.Wipro
    2.Accenture
    3.IBM
    4.Google
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  6. On May 5, 2018 Shri Subhash Chandra Garg, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance met President of Asian Development Bank (ADB), ____ during a tour to Manila to attend the 51st Annual Meeting of Asian Development Bank (ADB)?
    1.Takehiko Nakao
    2.Jin Liquin
    3.Jim Yong Kim
    4.Christian Lagard
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  7. To develop an innovative biopharmaceutical and medical devices industry in India, Government of India has signed an agreement with which bank?
    1.Asian Development Bank
    2.World Bank
    3.Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
    4.African Development Bank
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  8. The Centre for International Development at Harvard University Predicted the Fastest growing economies in the world for the Upcoming Decade. Which country has topped this list?
    1.India
    2.China
    3.Japan
    4.Egypt
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  9. Asian Development Bank( ADB) has projected India’s growth as _____ in Fiscal Year 2018 & ____ in the next Fiscal?
    1.7.3 %, 7.6 %
    2.7.2 %, 7.8 %
    3.7.6 %, 7.8 %
    4.7.5 %, 7.8 %
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  10. Name the person who has bagged this year’s annual ONV Literary Prize, for his contributions to Malayalam literature?
    1.M T Vasudevan Nair
    2.Abhishek Nair
    3.Prithviraj Hanumanth
    4.Veena Karavan
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  11. Balharshah and Chandrapur stations of _____ Division of Central Railway have won First Prize in the Awards for beautification of Station premises announced by Ministry of Railways?
    1.Nagpur
    2.Bhopal
    3.Mumbai
    4.Raipur
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  12. On 4th May 2018, Dakota DC-3 VP 905 aircraft joined the Indian Air Force again, in an induction ceremony at Hindan air force station, Uttar Pradesh. It has been renamed as ____?
    1.Parashuram
    2.Karuna
    3.Chakravarti
    4.Chakra
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  13. Name the spacecraft launched by NASA aboard an Atlas V rocket to study “Marsquakes”, from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, United States, on 5th May 2018?
    1.InTouch
    2.Marsee
    3.InSight
    4.InOrbit
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  14. Scientists have said that, Tapanuli Orangutan, the rarest ____ species on Earth, is on the verge of extinction?
    1.snake
    2.ape
    3.vulture
    4.dove
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  15. On 4th May 2018, which Indian javelin thrower finished fourth in the season-opening IAAF Diamond League, at the Qatar Sport Club, in Doha, Qatar?
    1.Neeraj Chopra
    2.Neethu Chopra
    3.Sharath Kamal
    4.Pavithra Gurunathan
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  16. Dave Michener who died on 15th February 2018, due to a virus, at his residence in Los Angeles, United States, was a ____?
    1.Animator
    2.Football player
    3.Cricketer
    4.Politician
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation
  17. When did Department of Science & Technology (DST) celebrate its foundation day?
    1.May 2
    2.May 3
    3.May 4
    4.May 5
    5.None of these
    Answer & Explanation

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