Daily GK & Current Affairs Quiz– 5th August 2019

GK & Current Affairs Questions – August 2019

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Daily Current Affairs Questions  – 5th August 2019

1. Which nation recently opened the doors of the historic Gurdwara Chowa Sahib to Sikh devotees?

A. India
B. Afghanistan
C. Pakistan
D. Sri Lanka
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – C. Pakistan

Explanation: The gurdwara in situated in the Jhelum district of Punjab province (Pakistan). It was commissioned by Maharaja Ranjit Singh. The gurdwara was completed in 1834.

2. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Money Museum, sometimes seen in the news, is in ________.

A. Kolkata
B. Guwahati
C. Patna
D. Varanasi
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. Kolkata

Explanation: Its main attention is a huge tree made using defunct coins and demonetised notes. Besides 3 sections, there is an interactive games centre for kids too to promote financial literacy.

3. Senior IAS officer E.L.S.N. Bala Prasad was recently designated as the special secretary to _________.

A. President
C. Home Minister
D. Defense Minister
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. President ( of India )

Explanation: Prasad is a 1986 batch IAS officer of Bihar cadre. Notably, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) approved the designation of Prasad as the special secretary to the President.

4.Job site Indeed has roped in ________ for its campaign to promote its services for small and medium businesses in India. 

A. Priyanka Chopra
B. Radhika Apte
C. Deepti Sehgal
D. Minal Arora
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – B. Radhika Apte

Explanation: It is worth noting that Indeed allows access to a large reserve of potential candidates. Indeed for SMBs (small and medium businesses) connects emerging companies with the right talent.

5. Who will receive the IBC’s highest honor, the International Honor for Excellence, at the International Broadcasting Convention awards ceremony?

A. Andy Serkis
B. Peter Jackson
C. James Cameron
D. Jeffrey Katzenberg,
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. Andy Serkis

Explanation: Today, Serkis is best known for his performance capture roles. His greatest achievement, is in making the shift from mere motion capture towards a combination of technology.

6. Which among the following countries will allow women to travel abroad without permission from a male guardian?

A. Pakistan
B. Iraq
C. Syria
D. Saudi Arabia
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – D. Saudi Arabia

Explanation: The new rule allows women over the age of 21, to apply for a passport without authorisation. Notably, the kingdom has recently eased other long-standing social restrictions on women.

7. Shawala Teja Singh temple, sometimes seen in the news, is located in ______.

A. Cambodia
B. Myanmar
C. India
D. Pakistan
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – D. Pakistan

Explanation: It is an ancient Hindu temple located in Pakistan’s Sialkot city. Built by Sardar Teja Singh, it is dedicated to Hindu deity Shiva. It has been re-opened for devotees recently by Pakistan.