Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2020

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1. Which state is going to observe “No Vehicle Day” on the first day of every month in 2020?

[A] Kerala
[B] Gujarat
[C] Punjab
[D] Rajasthan

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2. Where was the event held to commemorate the 76th Anniversary of the First Flag Hoisting by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose?

[A] Kashmir
[B] Jammu
[C] Ladakh
[D] Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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3. Who is going to head the recently constituted task force for developing the National Infrastructure Pipeline?

[A] Cabinet Secretary
[B] Economic Affairs Secretary
[C] Revenue Secretary
[D] Finance Secretary

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4. The dornier aircraft, that was recently inducted into the Otters Squadron, belongs to which category?

[A] Reconnaissance aircraft
[B] Light Utility aircraft
[C] Surveillance aircraft
[D] Strategic Airlifter

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5. Who will launch the “Earthshot Prize” to motivate new solution to tackle climate crisis?

[A] Duke of Cambridge
[B] Queen Elizabeth II
[C] Duke of Sussex
[D] Prince of Wales

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6. The US was recently praised by the UAE for its role in the Global Coalition against Daesh. What is the other name for Daesh?

[A] Al Qaeda
[B] Hezbollah
[C] ISIS
[D] Houthis

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7. What aspect of agriculture is focused upon by Krishi Karman Award?

[A] Supply
[B] Sales
[C] Production
[D] Water Management

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8. What is Landouria tonywhitteni that was named after Tony Whitten?

[A] Snail
[B] Grasshopper
[C] Snake
[D] Beetle

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9. Who received the famous ‘Sangita Kalanithi’ award of the Music Academy, recently?

[A] S. Sowmya
[B] Sudha Ragunathan
[C] Bombay Jeyashree
[D] Aruna Sairam

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10. After Indore at first rank, which cities ranked second and third (in first quarter) in Swachh Survekshan League, 2020, released recently?

[A] Ahmedabad and Jaipur
[B] Gurugram and Bengaluru
[C] Pune and Bhubaneswar
[D] Bhopal and Surat

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