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19 January 2020 Gk question
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19 जनवरी 2020 Gk | 19 January 2020 Gk question

19 जनवरी 2020 Gk | 19 January 2020 Gk question

19 January 2020 Gk question

(1) Which of the following organization issues Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) in India?

A – NGO First

B – Policy Commission

C – Ministry of Human Resources and Development

D – Education Organization

Answer: NGO First

Explanation – The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) is an annual survey, which aims to provide a reliable annual estimate of the status of the education and basic level education of the children of each state and rural district in India. It is the largest civic leadership survey in India, and also the only annual source of information about the results of children’s education levels available in India today. ASER remains the only source of comparative and regularly available data on learning in the public domain.

Current Affairs 19 January 2020

(2) The police of which state will organize an international marathon called “Health Run”?

A – Delhi

B – Odisha

C – Maharashtra

D – Kerala

Answer: Maharashtra

Explanation – Maharashtra Police will organize an international marathon on 9 February in Mumbai. This is the first time the state police force is organizing an international marathon. About 15,000 runners are expected to participate in the marathon. In addition to the regular 42 km marathon, there will be 21 km half marathon and 10 km and 5 km races. At least 5,000 police personnel are expected to attend the event. Also, the police of every district will organize a ‘Mahila Rasa (Women’s Run)’ on 31 January to promote women empowerment and security.

Daily current affairs: 19 January 2020

(3) Which state has signed a memorandum of understanding with IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature)?

A – Assam

B – West Bengal

C – Bihar

D – Arunachal Pradesh

Answer: Arunachal Pradesh

Explanation – The state government of Arunachal Pradesh will cooperate with IUCN and conduct a red-list evaluation of orchids in the state.

19 January 2020 Current Affairs

(4) Recently the United States has signed the first phase of trade agreement with which country?

A – India

B – China

C – Russia

D – Iran

Answer: China

Explanation – The United States has signed the first phase of the trade agreement with China. The agreement was signed by US President, Donald Trump and Vice Premier of China, Liu He.

The first phase of the agreement includes:

Protection of intellectual property
Removal of US financial services and ending fake currency.

With this agreement, the two countries hope to re-balance their bilateral relations and settle long-pending disputes between the countries.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 19 January 2020

(5) Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev recently resigned from his post. Who is the current Prime Minister of Russia?

A – Peter North

B – Mikhail Mishustin

C – Manual Walls

D – Robert Abella

Answer: Mikhail Mishustin

Explanation – Russian MPs have approved the nomination of Russian President Vladimir Putin for a new Prime Minister and the State Duma, the lower house of the Russian Parliament, voted in favor of Mikhail Mishustine as Prime Minister of Russia.

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(6) Where was the first ever food processing summit held to attract investors?

A – Ladakh

B – Shimla

C – Goa

D – Delhi

Answer: Ladakh

Explanation – The Union Territory of Ladakh is hosting the first ever Food Processing Summit in Leh to attract investors to the region, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MOFPI) and Union Territory Administration of Ladakh Is with the help of. The region has large scale horticultural products such as apricots, seabuckthorn, apples and agricultural produce such as grains and barley for investment in the food processing industry.

The theme of the summit is the Building Partnership for Inclusive Growth in the Food Processing Sector.

Daily current affairs: 19 January 2020

(7) Who has signed a $ 88 million loan agreement for the implementation of the Government of India and the Assam Inland Water Transport Project?

A – International Monetary Fund

B – World Bank

C – State Bank of India

D – Asian Development Bank

Answer: World Bank

Explanation – The Government of India and the World Bank signed a $ 88 million loan agreement to help modernize Assam’s passenger boat sector, which covers its rivers including the mighty Brahmaputra. The Assam Inland Water Transport Project (AIWTP) will help Assam improve passenger ferry infrastructure and its services and. Will strengthen the capacity of the institutions running inland water transport.

19 January 2020 Gk question

(8) Who among the following received the ODI Player of the Year award by ICC?

A – Virat Kohli

B – Rohit Sharma

C – Dhoni

D – Steve Smith

Answer: Rohit Sharma

Explanation – Rohit Sharma has received the ODI Player of the Year award by ICC.

It was launched on 15 June 1909 in Australia, England.

And was established by the representatives of South Africa as the Imperial Cricket Conference.

Cricketer of the Year – Ben Stokes (England)
Test Player of the Year – Pat Cummins (Australia)
Twenty20 International Performance – Deepak Chahar (India)
Spirit of Cricket – Virat Kohli (India)
Female Cricketer of the Year – Alice Perry (Australia)
Female-ODI Cricketer of the Year-Alice Perry (Australia)

Current Affairs 19 January 2020

(9) Defense Minister Rajnath Singh unveiled the 51st K-9 Vajra Cannon manufactured at the Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Armored System Complex. In which place is the L&T Armored System Complex located?

A – Punjab

B – Delhi

C – Rajasthan

D – Gujarat

Answer: Gujarat

Explanation – Defense Minister Rajnath Singh unveiled the 51st K-9 Vajra Cannon manufactured at Armored System Complex of Larsen & Toubro, Hazira, Surat. He listed various reforms initiated by the government under the ‘Make in India’ initiative to achieve a defense industry of 526 billion by 2025 and provide employment to 2-3 million people.

 

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