Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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1. What is the term of office of a Vigilance Commissioner in Central Vigilance Commission (CVC)?

[A] Five years
[B] Six years
[C] Three years
[D] Four years

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2. Which country is the Chair of the 5 membered BRICS bloc, for the year 2020?

[A] India
[B] Russia
[C] Brazil
[D] China

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3. Jean-Georges Noverre is associated with which special day, celebrated in the month of April, every year?

[A] World Health Day
[B] World Creativity and Innovation Day
[C] World Dance Day
[D] World Book and Copyright Day

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4. The Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) was constituted to address dispute over water sharing among how many states/UT?

[A] Two
[B] Three
[C] Four
[D] Five

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5. Which state was formed along with Maharashtra, as a result of the Bombay Reorganization Act, which came into effect on May 1, 1960?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Gujarat
[C] Karnataka
[D] Goa

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6. Who represented India in the Extraordinary Virtual G20 Digital Economy Ministers meeting held amid the Covid-19 pandemic?

[A] Piyush Goyal
[B] Nirmala Sitharaman
[C] Ravi Shankar Prasad
[D] Prakash Javadekar

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7. What is the new official name of the NASA’s Mars Helicopter?

[A] Intelligence

[B] Ingenuity
[C] Brilliance
[D] Endeavor

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8. What is the name of the operation launched by the Indian Navy, to repatriate the Indian citizens stranded in other countries?

[A] Samudra Setu
[B] Welcome Back
[C] Navy Setu
[D] Samudra Shakti

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9. Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya Janaushadhi Kendras (PMBJK) has started to accept orders for medicines on WhatsApp. PMBJK functions under which Union Ministry?

[A] Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
[B] Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
[C] Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
[D] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

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10. Who has been reappointed as the chairperson of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee?

[A] Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
[B] Mallikarjun Kharge
[C] Anurag Thakur
[D] Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

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