27th May, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 27th May, 2019
1. How many states and Union Territories faced environmental compensation of ₹1 crore each for not not submitting action plans on systematic disposal of plastic waste to the Central Pollution Control Board?
[A] 25
[B] 20
[C] 16
[D] 8
[E] 30

Read the following sentences carefully:

1. The Company Law Tribunal has proposed to reduce compliance time for startups to one hour per month.

2. Currently, startups comply with requirements like GST filings, tax returns and local laws every month.

3. Reduction in compliance time can enable startups to focus on their core work.

Which of the above sentences is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2 and 3
[C] Only 3
[D] Only 1 and 2
[E] Only 2
3. Who is appointed as the Chief Minister of Sikkim?
[A] Ganga Prasad
[B] Prem Singh Tamang
[C] Naveen Patnaik
[D] K. Chandrashekar Rao
[E] Sarbananda Sonowal
4. Who will take charge as the new CEO of The Hindu from June 1, 2019?
[A] Rajiv C. Lochan
[B] G. Subramania Iyer
[C] Suresh Nambath
[D] L.V. Navaneeth
[E] N. Ram
5. Who won the Monaco Grand Prix 2019?
[A] Sebastian Vettel
[B] Lewis Hamilton
[C] Charles Leclerc
[D] Pierre Gasly
[E] Daniel Ricciardo
6. Which country has issued at least 25 notices to Indian clients of their banks in a step to increase transparency and prevent cross-border tax evasion?
[A] US
[B] UK
[C] Switzerland
[D] France
[E] Japan
7. Which state government will sponsor both the men’s and women’s Indian hockey team in 2019?
[A] Assam
[B] Odisha
[C] Haryana
[D] Punjab
[E] Rajasthan
8. A Ghaziabad-based mountaineer ________ has scaled Mount Everest, the world's highest peak in May 2019.
[A] Krick Wood
[B] Kiran Patel
[C] Karan Nagar
[D] Sagar Kasana
[E] Hashim Khan
9. Which app will provide the facility to display ads on the status from 2020?
[A] Facebook
[B] Instagram
[C] WhatsApp
[D] Hike
[E] Line

Read the following sentences carefully:

1. Scientists from Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea have developed flexible wearable sensors.

2. They stick to the skin, paving the way for novel health trackers that could monitor a variety of human activities.

3. It could monitor an array of human activities, including electrocardiogram signals, pulse and speech patterns.

Which of the above sentences is/are not correct?

[A] Only 1 and 3
[B] Only 2
[C] Only 1 and 2
[D] All are correct
[E] None of the above