Current Affairs Quiz - May, 2020

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31. May 18 is observed every year, to acknowledge the medical community who are working to find a safe vaccine for which disease?

[A] AIDS
[B] Malaria
[C] Polio
[D] Covid-19

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32. Who has been conferred with the 2019 Alexander Dalrymple Award for his contribution to Indian hydrography?

[A] R K S Bhaduaria
[B] Vinay Badhwar
[C] Ashok Kumar
[D] Krishnaswamy Natarajan

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33. ‘Smiling Buddha’ was the codename of which first-of-its kind operation of India?

[A] First space mission
[B] First nuclear test
[C] Elimination of Polio
[D] Elimination of small-pox

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34. Who has been appointed as the President of the Indian Steel Association (ISA)?

[A] Dilip Oommen
[B] Sajjan Jindal
[C] C S Verma
[D] Lakshmi Mittal

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35. Which global technology firm has launched an e-commerce venture called ‘Shops’?

[A] Facebook
[B] Amazon
[C] Google
[D] Microsoft

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36. Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)?

[A] Govinda Rajulu Chintala
[B] Ajay Tyagi
[C] Subash Chandra Khuntia
[D] Santhosh Kumar Gangwar

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37. What is the name of first agri-futures index of India, to be launched by the National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Limited (NCDEX)?

[A] AGRIDEX
[B] AGROINDEX
[C] NCAGRINDEX
[D] AGRIFUTURE

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38. What is the theme of ‘World Bee Day 2020’?

[A] Bee Engaged
[B] Bee Energetic
[C] Bees for SDGs
[D] Bees in Supply chain

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39. The mandatory norms for accepting payments by electronic mode has been exempted for which type of companies?

[A] B2C (business to consumer) businesses
[B] B2B (business to business) businesses
[C] C2B (consumer to business) businesses
[D] C2C (consumer to consumer) businesses

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40. When is the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development celebrated
every year?

[A] May 20
[B] May 21
[C] May 24
[D] May 26

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