05th December, 2018 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 05th December, 2018
1. Who was appointed as the Brand Ambassador for the State Bank of India's digital app 'YONO'?
[A] Jitu Rai
[B] Swapna Barman
[C] Sathish Sivalingam
[D] Sachin Tendulkar
[E] Virat Kohli
2. Who won the 'Kopa Trophy' at the Ballon d'Or ceremony in Paris on 3 December 2018?
[A] Lionel Messi
[B] Luis Suárez
[C] Kylian Mbappe
[D] Wayne Rooney
[E] Sergio Agüero
3. What is the new name of the team 'Delhi Daredevils'?
[A] Delhi Champions
[B] Delhi Capitals
[C] Delhi Rulers
[D] Delhi Lions
[E] Delhi Winners
4. Which city will host the 'World Athletics Championship' in 2023?
[A] Toronto
[B] New Delhi
[C] Budapest
[D] London
[E] Paris
5. The Reserve Bank of India will inject Rs ________ crore into the banking system through purchase of government securities on 6 December 2018 to increase liquidity.
[A] 8,000
[B] 5,000
[C] 10,000
[D] 12,000
[E] 20,000
6. The Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) kept the repo rate at ________ on 5 December 2018.
[A] 5%
[B] 5.5%
[C] 6%
[D] 6.5%
[E] 7%
7. What is the theme of International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2018?
[A] Volunteer for Life
[B] Volunteers for a New Age
[C] Volunteers for a Cause
[D] Volunteers build Resilient Communities
[E] None of the above
8. Who won the 'IAAF Athletes of the Year' awards on 4 December 2018?
[A] Eliud Kipchoge and Alberto Salazar
[B] Eliud Kipchoge and Caterine Ibarguen
[C] Caterine Ibarguen and Alberto Salazar
[D] Scott Jurek and Fernanda Ribeiro
[E] Scott Jurek and Eliud Kipchoge
9. Read the following sentences carefully:

1. Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has notified dual-fuel usage for agricultural and construction equipment vehicles.

2. These include tractors, power tillers, construction equipment vehicles and combine harvesters which have originally been manufactured as dual- fuel with diesel as ‚Äčthe primary fuel.

3. This move will help in reducing both cost and pollution.

Which of the above sentences is/are correct?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 3
[C] Only 3
[D] All are correct
[E] None is correct
10. Recently, government added Amarkantak in the 'Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual, Heritage Augmentation Drive' (PRASAD) scheme. Amarkantak is situated in which state?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Karnataka
[E] Tamil Nadu