Daily Current Affairs Quiz 05-08-2019

1. The purpose of Meghdoot Mobile App is


2. Area 51 recently seen is news is located in:


3. Consider the following pairs:

1. Ulhas River – Karnataka
2. Rushikulya River – Odisha
3. Kosi River – Assam

Which of the above given pair(s) is/are matched incorrectly?


4. Valkyrie recently seen in news is a:


5. Consider the following statements about Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missiles (QRSAM):

  • 1. It is an all-weather and all-terrain state-of-the-art missile developed by ISRO for the Indian Army
  • 2. It uses solid-fuel propellant and has a range of 25-30 km

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


6. Spodopterafrugiperda which was recently seen in news is:


7. With reference to ‘’Samarth’’, consider the following statements:

  • 1. It aims to bring India’s artisans, weavers, and handicrafts producers into e-commerce.
  • 2. This initiative is being launched by Flipkart

Select the correct answer using the codes given below?


8. With reference to the religious history of medieval India, the Sufi mystics were known to pursue which of the following practices?

  • 1. Meditation and control of breath
  • 2. Severe ascetic exercises in a lonely place
  • 3. Recitation of holy songs to arouse a state of ecstasy in their audience

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:


9. The Rowlatt Act aimed at


10. Which of the following would include Foreign Direct Investment in India?

  • 1. Subsidiaries of companies in India
  • 2. Majority foreign equity holding in Indian companies
  • 3. Companies exclusively financed by foreign companies
  • 4. Portfolio investment

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:


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