Page-4 of Current Affairs Quiz – August, 2020

Current Affairs: August 09-10, 2020

1. The 75th anniversary of which event was observed on August 6, 2020 across the world? [A] First Atomic Bomb attack[B] First World War[C] Second World War[D] First Landing on Moon Show Answer Correct Answer: A [First Atomic Bomb attack] Notes:On August 6, seventy-five years ago, the world’s first nuclear weapon used in wartime was ..

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Current Affairs: August 08, 2020

1. Which country has witnessed a massive blast that occurred by explosives stored at a port? [A] Australia[B] Lebanon[C] France[D] Germany Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Lebanon] Notes:As per the Health Minister of Lebanon, at least 137 people were killed and more than 5000 people were wounded in a massive blast by seized explosives stored ..

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Current Affairs: August 07, 2020

1. What is the name of the book that has been released with essays on Swachh Bharat Mission? [A] Swachh Bharat Kranti[B] SBM Chronicles[C] Swachh Bharat Kitab[D] Swachh Bharat Records Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Swachh Bharat Kranti] Notes:Union Minister of Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, and Union Minister of Textiles and Women & Child ..

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Current Affairs: August 06, 2020

1. Which Indian journalist has been named the winner of Prem Bhatia Award for political reporting? [A] Dipankar Ghose[B] Ravish Kumar[C] Siddharth Varadarajan[D] Malini Parthasarathy Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Dipankar Ghose] Notes:Indian journalist and Special Correspondent of the Indian Express Dipankar Ghose has won the Prem Bhatia Award for political reporting. He covered various ..

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Current Affairs: August 05, 2020

1. Mahatma Gandhi Setu (bridge), that was seen in news, is located in which state? [A] West Bengal[B] Bihar[C] Gujarat[D] Uttarakhand Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Bihar] Notes:Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the upstream lane of Mahatma Gandhi bridge, through video conference. The 5.5 km four lane bridge is built over ..

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Current Affairs: August 04, 2020

1. Which financial institution has launched the ‘MSME Saksham’ portal, in association with TransUnion CIBIL? [A] SIDBI[B] RBI[C] NABARD[D] NHB Show Answer Correct Answer: A [SIDBI] Notes:The Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) has launched a knowledge portal named ‘MSME Saksham’, in association with TransUnion CIBIL. The comprehensive financial education and knowledge platform will ..

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