Daily GK & Current Affairs Quiz– 15th July 2019
Daily GK & Current Affairs Quiz– 15th July 2019

GK & Current Affairs Questions – July 2019

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Daily Current Affairs Questions  – 15th July 2019

1. According to the global MPI 2019 report, between 2005-06 and 2015-16, _______ lifted 271 million out of poverty.

A. India
B. Pakistan
C. Saudi Arabia
D. Iran
E. None of these

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Correct Answer: A. India

Explanation:  The global MPI (Multidimensional Poverty Index) tracks 101 nations on deprivations across 10 indicators. India and Cambodia reduced their MPI values the fastest. India’s MPI value reduced to 0.123 in 2015-16.

2. Which social networking app has launched an anti-cyber bullying campaign for the LGBTQ community?

A. Grindr
B. Blued
C. Queer
D. Bigo
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – B. Blued

Explanation: This initiative educates viewers on the measures one must take to be safe on online dating sites It has also launched 24×7 helpline numbers to report any untoward incidents. Notably, Blued is a Gay social networking app.

3. Multinational pharmaceutical group Wockhardt has conferred a lifetime achievement award to _________.

A. Narendra Modi
B. Rahul Gandhi
C. Amartya Sen
D. Kailash Satyarthi
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – D. Kailash Satyarthi

Explanation: Satyarthi was felicitated by Group Chairman Dr. Habil Khorakiwala. Mr. Kailash kickstarted his efforts in the field when he founded the Bachpan Bachao Andolan in 1980s. He has rescued over 88,000 bonded and trafficked children.

4. The Ombilin coal mine in Sawahlunto, West Sumatra, located in which among the following countries has been named a World Heritage site by UNESCO?

A. Indonesia
B. Malaysia
C. Myanmar
D. India
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. Indonesia

Correct Answer – A. Indonesia

Explanation: During the 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee in Baku, Azerbaijan, this decision was taken. It was, reportedly, first discovered by Dutch William Hendrik de Greeve (a Dutch geologist).

5. Which among the following countries imported medicines worth ₹136 crore from India in 2019, according to the reports?

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

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Correct Answer – B. Pakistan

Explanation: The imported medicines included life-saving drugs, tablets, vaccines & syrups. Pakistan Health Ministry announced these figures in the Senate.

6. Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems (KRAS), has received its first major order worth ___________ from overseas partner Rafael to make Barak 8 missile kits.

A. $100 million
B. $200 million
C. $300 million
D. $400 million
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. $100 million

Explanation: The order is associated with the production of 1,000 units of Barak 8 MR-SAM missile kits over the next 4 years. It is worth noting that KRAS is a joint venture between Kalyani Group & Rafael Advanced Defense Systems.

7. _______ and National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) have collaborated to celebrate ‘World Youth Skills Day 2019’ by launching an in-app campaign ‘Skills4All’. 

A. TikTok
B. Snapchat
C. Twitter India
D. Microsoft
E. None of these

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Correct Answer – A. TikTok

Explanation: NSDC has joined hands with TikTok to leverage the platform & make aware its 200 million users. It is worth noting that TikTok has become the preferred platform for expression of India’s digital savvy youth.