Daily Current Affairs Quiz 08-08-2019

1. Which of the following statements is/ are correct regarding the Deep Ocean Mission (DOM)?

  • 1. It is launched under the Ministry of Mines, under Government of India
  • 2. The main objective of the mission is to explore the deep ocean for its energy resources.

Choose the correct answer from the following:


2. Just as Art 370 is to Jammu and Kashmir, Art 371A is to,


3. Consider the following statements regarding Measles:

  • 1. It is a highly infections illness caused by Rubella virus.
  • 2. India is the first country in WHO’s Southeast Asia region to eliminate measles

Which of the above statements is/are correct?


4. Farsi Island is situated in


5. Valkyrie recently seen in news is related to


6. Consider the following statements regarding ‘Pattamadai Silk Mat’:

  • 1. They are silk mats also called Pattu paai that originated in small village of Andhra Pradesh.
  • 2. This mat is made up of Korai grass.
  • 3. It has been granted Geographical Indication (GI) status by the trademarks and GI authorities.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


7. With reference to Changpa Tribal Communities recently seen in news consider the following statements:

  • 1. They are semi nomadic Tibetan people found in the state of Himachal Pradesh.
  • 2. Pashmina wools which got GI tag is produced by this tribe.

Which of the statements given above is/are incorrect?


8. The price of any currency in international market is decided by the:

  • 1. World Bank
  • 2. demand for goods/services provided by the country concerned
  • 3. stability of the government of the concerned country
  • 4. economic potential of the country in question

Select the correct answer using the code given below:


9. Consider the following areas:

  • 1. Bandipur
  • 2. Bhitarkanika
  • 3. Manas
  • 4. Sunderbans

Which of the above are Tiger Reserves?


10. Which one of the following is the characteristic climate of the Tropical Savannah Region?


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