Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers 2020
05 JUL 2020
(Q.01) As per the Global E-waste Monitor 2020 report, the world dumped a record of how many million tonnes of e-waste in 2019?
Ans. :- (D) 53.6
(Q.02) In July 2020, which of the following has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a controlling stake in JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals?
- Blackstone Group
- TPG Capital
- General Atlantic
Ans. :- (A) KKR
(Q.03) The office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India in New Delhi has taken steps to establish an Urban Forest in the Office Park. The urban forest will be self-sustainable by which year?
Ans. :- (B) 2021
(Q.04) Which of the following will invest Rs 20,000 crores on capacity expansion and infrastructure in Gujarat?
- National Mineral Development Corporation
- ArcelorMittal Group
- Hindalco Industries
Ans. :- (C) ArcelorMittal Group
(Q.05) In July 2020, P Ramesh Kumar has been appointed as the State Chief Information Commissioner of which state?
- Andhra Pradesh
- Tamil Nadu
Ans. :- (B) Andhra Pradesh
(Q.06) What is the name of the disinfection box developed by IIT Roorkee that can be used to sterilize personal belongings, medical equipment, PPE, apparels among others, against coronavirus?
Ans. :- (D) Unisaviour
(Q.07) Carlyle Group will buy how much per cent stake in Bharti Airtel’s data centre business for $235 million?
Ans. :- (C) 25
(Q.08) Which country has accumulated the world’s fifth-largest foreign exchange reserves at more than $500 billion?
Ans. :- (B) India
(Q.09) What is the theme of the International Day of Cooperatives 2020?
- COOPS 4 DECENT WORK
- Cooperatives For Climate Action
- Sustainable societies through cooperation
- Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world
Ans. :- (B) Cooperatives for Climate Action
(Q.10) In July 2020, French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has resigned. Who among the following has been appointed as the new prime minister?
- Marc Milton
- Jean Castex
- Raymond Soubie
- Roselyne Bachelot
Ans. :- (B) Jean Castex
(Q.11) In July 2020, All India Radio broadcast its first-ever news magazine programme in which language?
Ans. :- (B) Sanskrit
(Q.12) Who has launched the toolkit for Swachh Survekshan-2021?
- Amit Shah
- Narendra Modi
- Piyush Goel
- Hardeep Singh Puri
Ans. :- (D) Hardeep Singh Puri
(Q.13) In which state, police have started a helpline service with the objective of controlling incidents of increased suicides?
- Madhya Pradesh
- Andhra Pradesh
Ans. :- (B) Madhya Pradesh
(Q.14) Which state has decided to start plasma therapy in the state in four of its hospitals for the treatment of COVID-19 patients?
Ans. :- (D) Odisha
(Q.15) Which of the following have formed a joint venture to develop solar and thermal power assets to the tune of 5,000 megawatts of power?
- GAIL India and Coal India Ltd
- NLC India Ltd and Coal India Ltd
- ITC Ltd and GAIL India
- NLC India Ltd and ITC Ltd
Ans. :- (B) NLC India Ltd and Coal India Ltd
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