02nd February, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 02nd February, 2019

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The INS Dronacharya team won the Regatta trophy in the 'Kochi Area Pulling Regatta 2019' of the Southern Naval Command (SNC) on 31 January 2019.

2.The Boat Pulling Regatta is one of the most prestigious and traditional naval sporting activities conducted by the Navy.

3.Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) School got second position & Diving School secured the third position

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
2. According to the first revised estimates of GDP, the Indian economy grew at ________% in 2017-18, as compared to earlier estimates of 6.7%.
[A] 6.9
[B] 7.0
[C] 7.1
[D] 7.2
[E] 7.3
3. Who became the first Indian to earn a card for the Australian Ladies PGA Tour (LPGA) on 1 February 2019?
[A] Afshan Fatima
[B] Tvesa Malik
[C] Vani Kapoor
[D] Amandeep Drall
[E] Gursimar Badwal
4. Which state has declared the endangered Indus River dolphin as its aquatic animal on 1 February 2019?
[A] Jammu and Kashmir
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Punjab
[D] Haryana
[E] Uttarakhand
5. ICAR) has launched the National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP). The project will be funded by the ________ and the Indian Government on a 50:50 basis.
[A] International Monetary Fund
[B] Asian Development Bank
[C] United States Agency for International Development
[D] World Bank
[E] Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
6. Where was the 'Africa Centre for Climate and Sustainable Development' launched on 29 January 2019?
[A] Paris
[B] Rome
[C] Prague
[D] Amsterdam
[E] Barcelona
7. The United Nations announced 2019 as the International Year of the Periodic Table (IYPT) of the Chemical Elements.The periodic table was first published in ________.
[A] 1869
[B] 1879
[C] 1889
[D] 1899
[E] 1909

Read the following statements carefully:

1.The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) was renamed as the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade.

2.It will look into matters related to promotion of internal trade, the welfare of traders and their employees, facilitating ease of doing business and start-ups.

3.The matters related to internal trade were earlier under the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 2
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
9. The Chief Minister of which state launched the 'Jiban Sampark' project in partnership with UNICEF India on 27 January 2019?
[A] Bihar
[B] Odisha
[C] West Bengal
[D] Telangana
[E] Jharkhand
10. In which state did PM Narendra Modi inaugurate the electrification project of 294 kilometres long 'Andal- Sainthia-Pakur-Malda' and 'Khana- Sainthia' railway sections on 2 February 2019?
[A] Kerala
[B] West Bengal
[C] Sikkim
[D] Nagaland
[E] Manipur