Current Affairs Quiz - August, 2019

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31. Rizia Rahman, who passed away recently, was the renowned novelist of which country?

[A] Indonesia
[B] Myanmar
[C] Iran
[D] Bangladesh

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32. Which country’s team has won the 2019 T20 Physical Disability Cricket World Series?

[A] India
[B] England
[C] New Zealand
[D] Pakistan

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33. Which renowned scientist has bagged the prestigious J C Bose Fellowship?

[A] K Thangaraj
[B] Annie Zaidi
[C] Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
[D] Shiraz Minwalla

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34. NCPCR and which IIT have developed a kit to spread sexual-abuse awareness?

[A] IIT Kharagpur
[B] IIT Kanpur
[C] IIT Bombay
[D] IIT Madras

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35. The researchers at which IIT have developed method to make biofuel with sugar and salt?

[A] IIT Indore
[B] IIT Bombay
[C] IIT Hyderabad
[D] IIT Kanpur

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36. Which Indian sprinter has won gold in men’s 300m at the 2019 Athleticky Mitink Reiter event in Czech Republic?

[A] Kunhu Muhammed
[B] Mohan Kumar Raja
[C] Mohammad Anas
[D] Nirmal Tom

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37. ‘Sea Tinkle’ in Chennai beach , which is in news recently, is caused by which algae?

[A] Cryptomonad
[B] Diatom
[C] Noctiluca
[D] Wakame

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38. Which country has launched rocket carrying life-sized robot “Fedor” to International Space Station (ISS)?

[A] United States
[B] China
[C] France
[D] Russia

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39. The first-ever International Day for Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion or Belief is observed on which date?

[A] August 21
[B] August 24
[C] August 23
[D] August 22

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40. Which state has ranked 1st in free medicine scheme implementation under the National Health Mission (NHM)?

[A] Rajasthan
[B] MP
[C] UP
[D] Jharkhand

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