CURRENT AFFAIRS

1. World Oceans Day takes place every year on-

 A.08th June

 B.05th June

 C.12th June

 D.10th June

2.Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal is leading the Indian delegation for the two-day G20 Ministerial meeting on Trade and Digital Economy beginning in-?

 A.Japan

 B.Russia

 C.Germany

 D.China

 3.Which of the following country will confer ‘Nishan Izzuddin’ award on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and this award is the highest award to honour foreign nationals?

 A.Thailand

 B.Sri Lanka

 C.Afghanistan

 D.Maldives

 4.Which of the following organisation has released India’s first Type Approval Certificate (TAC) for Bharat Stage– VI (BS–VI) norms that are the latest emission norms as notified by the Government of India for the two-wheeler segment?

 A.Automotive industry in India

 B.Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

 C.Automotive Research Association of India

 D.International Centre for Automotive Technology

5.Former Chief Minister between 1996 and 2000 and a senior Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader RV Janakiraman was passed away recently. He was former CM of-

 A.Lakshadweep

 B.Kerala

 C.Goa

 D.Puducherry

6.Which company has acquired ethnic apparel and lifestyle retailer ‘Jaypore E-Commerce Pvt. Ltd‘ which sells ethnic fashion merchandise under its own brand ‘Jaypore’ for Rs 110 crore?

 A.Lifestyle

 B.Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd

 C.Myntra

 D.Future Group

 7.Who has topped in the recently released Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Rankings?

 A.Novak Djokovic

 B.Rafael Nadal

 C.Roger Federer

 D.Dominic Thiem

8.Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced that single-use plastics will be banned in the country from-?

 A.2025

 B.2022

 C.2020

 D.2021

9.India has received an invitation to attend the outreach Session at the G-7 Summit 2019 to be held in-?

 A.Canada

 B.Italy

 C.France

 D.Germany

10.Who is a seven-term member of Parliament will be the pro-tem speaker of the Lok Sabha?

 A.Virendra Kumar

 B.Satya Pal Singh

 C.Anant Kumar Hegde

 D.Shiv Pratap Shukla

11.NDMA is conducting a basic training programme at the Deendayal Port Trust in-

 A.Odisha

 B.Goa

 C.Maharashtra

 D.Gujarat

12.The Reserve Bank of India constituted a six-member committee to review the ATM interchange fee structure with a “view to increase the ATM deployment in the unbanked areas”. The committee will be led by ___________.

 A.Vimal Karnad

 B.V G Kannan

 C.Arvinda Srivastava

 D.Kamlesh Nath

 13.Name the company that has surpassed US technology giant IBM in terms of market capitalization.

 A.Tata Consultancy Services

 B.WIPRO

 C.Infosys

 D.Reliance Communication

14.Name the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm that has hit over East-central Arabian Sea and moved nearly northwards with a speed of about 13 kmph.

 A.FANI

 B.VANI

 C.VAYU

 D.FONI

15.Name the Union Minister for Tribal Affairs who has recently launched the “e-governance initiatives for ST Welfare schemes” at a function organized by Ministry of Tribal Affairs.

 A.Raj Kumar Singh

 B.Ashwini Kumar Choubey

 C.Arjun Ram Meghwal

 D.Arjun Munda

CURRENT AFFAIRS

Which of the following country has defeat Mexico by goal margin of 3-1 and won FIH Hockey Series played at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar?

 A.Singapore

 B.Malaysia

 C.Japan

 D.India

2.World Oceans Day takes place every year on-

 A.08th June

 B.05th June

 C.12th June

 D.10th June

3.Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal is leading the Indian delegation for the two-day G20 Ministerial meeting on Trade and Digital Economy beginning in-?

 A.Japan

 B.Russia

 C.Germany

 D.China

4.What is the theme of World Oceans Day 2019?

 A.Ocean-Related Goal and Targets

 B.Centre for Ocean Development

 C.Gender and the Ocean

 D.Male and Female of Ocean

5.Where is the head office of Kotak Mahindra Bank?

 A.New Delhi

 B.Kolkata

 C.Chennai

 D.Mumbai

6.Which of the following country will confer ‘Nishan Izzuddin’ award on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and this award is the highest award to honour foreign nationals?

 A.Singapore

 B.Sri Lanka

 C.Afghanistan

 D.Maldives

7.IT Industry icon Azim Premji will retire as Executive Chairman of __________________ with effect from 30th July 2019.

 A.HCL Technologies

 B.Tech Mahindra

 C.Infosys

 D.Wipro

 8.Name the famous personality and six-time Grammy-winning musician, who was passed away recently?

 A.Warren Haynes

 B.B B King

 C.Allen Toussaint

 D.Malcolm John Rebennack

9.Which metro has become the first ever project in the country to receive power generated from a waste-to-energy plant?

 A.Lucknow Metro

 B.Delhi Metro

 C.Rapid Transit

 E.Noida Metro

  1. _____________________ has launched a Fiscal Performance Index (FPI) to assess state and central budgets.

 A.Confederation of Indian Industry

 B.NASSCOM

 C.FICCI

 E.Internet and Mobile Association of India

11.The theme for World Food Safety Day 2019 is-?

 A.Foodborne Illnesses May Result

 B.Food Safety, Everyone’s Business

 C.Food safety is the Absence of Safe

 D.Food That May Harm the Health of Consumers

12.The Confederation of Indian Industry is a business association in India. CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization. Where is the headquarters of CII?

 A.Hyderabad

 B.Mumbai

 C.New Delhi

 D.Kolkata

13.The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup is the 8th edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The Championship is being held in-?

 A.Japan

 B.Canada

 C.Germany

 D.France

14.Who was sworn in as Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court recently?

 A.Justice Biswanath Somadder

 B.Justice Pradeep Nandrajog

 C.Justice Govind Mathur

 D.Justice Dhirubhai Naranbhai Patel

15.India has successfully test fired Brahmos Supersonic Cruise Missile from Chandipur in-

 A.Kerala

 B.Karnataka

 C.Andhra Pradesh

 D.Odisha

CAT 2019


CAT 2019:
• CAT 2019 will be conducted on November 24, 2019 (Sunday) in two sessions.
• Registration for CAT 2019 will open on August 7, 2019 and will close on September 18, 2019.
• CAT 2019 will be conducted in test centres spread across approximately 156 cities.
• Candidates will be given the option to select four test cities in order of preference. Cities and centres
will be assigned to the candidates only after the last date for CAT 2019 registration and hence
candidates need not rush to block slots and cities in the initial days of registration.
• The concerned authorities willtry their bestto assign candidatesto theirfirst preferred city. In case this
is not possible, they will be assigned a city following their given order of preference. In the rare case
that a candidate is not allotted any of the preferred cities, he/she will be allotted an alternate city.
However, candidates will not be able to select the session because it will be assigned randomly.
• Candidates must pay the registration fee through online payment modes only, which will include
credit cards, debit cards and net banking.
• Aftersubmission of the application, candidates will be permitted to download their examination admit
card from October 23, 2019 onwards, till the date of the test.
• The duration of the test will be 180 minutes. There will be three sections:
o Section I: Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension
o Section II: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
o Section III: Quantitative Ability
• Candidates will be allotted exactly 60 minutes for answering questions in each section and they
will not be allowed to switch from one section to another while answering questions in a section.
• Some questions in each section may not be of multiple-choice type. Instead, direct answers will have
to be typed on the screen. The tutorials will clearly explain this. Also, we will allow use of a basic onscreen calculator for computation.
• Tutorials to understand the format of the test will be available on the CAT website from October 16,
2019. Candidates are advised to work on the tutorials available on the CAT website well in advance.
• The CAT website contains a section on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) that addresses some of
the commonly asked queries regarding CAT 2019. Candidates may also contact the CAT helpdesk
over email or phone.

CURRENT AFFAIRS

1.Who is the topped billionaire list compiled by Hurun Global Rich List 2019?

 A.Zack Ma

 B.Mark Zuckerberg

 C.Bill Gates

 D.Jeff Bezos

 2.A joint military exercise Sampriti-2019 is an important bilateral defence cooperation endeavour between India and ____________.

 A.Myanmar

 B.Bhutan

 C.Nepal

 D.Bangladesh

 3.Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated a new National War Memorial to the nation. It is situated in _________.

 A.New Delhi

 B.Mumbai

 C.Goa

 D.Pune

4.External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has been invited to deliver an address at the OIC in Abu Dhabi. OIC stands for_________

 A.Oil Importing Countries

 B.Organisation of Islamic Cooperation

 C.Organisation of Oil Importing Countries

 D.Organisation of Indian-ocean Countries

5.Which of the following state has become the first state to deploy specially-trained dogs to check smuggling of liquor?

 A.Kerala

 B.Punjab

 C.Bihar

 D.Uttar Pradesh

6.Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated a new park which houses the replicas of seven wonders of the world in___________.

 A.Assam

 B.Goa

 C.Delhi

 D.Agra

7.Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in South Korea, will receive the __________ in recognition of his dedication to international cooperation, global growth and human development.

 A.South Korea Leadership Award

 B.South Korea Peace Prize

 C.Seoul Peace Prize

 D.Korean Leadership Award

8.Who among the following won Laureus World Sports Award for World Sportsman of the Year?

 A.Roger Federer

 B.Charles Hamelin

 C.Pankaj Advani

 D.Novak Djokovic

9.Which of the following city hosted the 40th International Annual Desert Festival?

 A.Bikaner

 B.Alwar

 C.Jaisalmer

 D.Udaipur

10.Indian Air Force conducted mega exercise ‘Vayu Shakti’ at _________.

 A.Tezpur

 B.Pokhran

 C.Panagarh

 D.Jaisalmer

CURRENT AFFAIRS

1.Reserve Bank of India and Bank of Japan have signed a BSA recently. What is the full form of BSA?

 A.Bilateral Swap Arrangement

 B.Bilateral Swap Agreement

 C.Bilateral Security Arrangement

 D.Bilateral Service Arrangement

2.Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has announced a new railway zone for Andhra Pradesh, that is the Southern Coast Railway and it will be headquartered in-

 A.Amaravati

 B.Visakhapatnam

 C.Tirupati

 D.Vijayawada

3.Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has announced a new railway zone for Andhra Pradesh. It will be the __________ zone in the country.

 A.21st

 B.16th

 C.18th

 D.15th

4.IRCTC has launched its own digital payment aggregator called _________________.

 A.iSecure

 B.iMoney

 C.iPay

 D.iTransfer

5.Who has become the first batsman ever to smash 500 or more sixes in international cricket recently?

 A.Chris Gayle

 B.Virat Kohli

 C.Glenn Maxwell

 D.MS Dhoni

6.The Union Cabinet has approved the proposal for setting up of a Centre for Disability Sports in-

 A.Ahmedabad

 B.Patna

 C.Varanasi

 D.Gwalior

7.What is the ranked of India in the ‘Inclusive Internet Index 2019’ which is prepared by the ‘Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) for Facebook?

 A.31st

 B.47th

 C.53rd

 D.22nd

8.Which of the following country has topped in the ‘Inclusive Internet Index 2019’?

 A.Norway

 B.USA

 C.Denmark

 D.Sweden

9.National Science Day is celebrated across India on-

 A.27th February

 B.24th February

 C.28th FebruarY

 D.25th February

10.Who is the only Asian among the top 10 richest billionaire list compiled by Hurun Researc

 A.Daniel Zhang

 B.Jack Ma

 C.Ratan Tata

 D.Mukesh Ambani

There are 10 consecutive natural numbers. Average of this numbers is k. If 4 more numbers consecutive numbers to the smallest of the 10 numbers are added to set, then what will be new average.

  1. k+1
  2. k-4
  3. k-2
  4. can’t be deteremined

Solution for Quant Question of the day: 260

By Allegation

32                       53

            35

18          :        3

hence quantities should be mixes in 6:1

so 49 litres should have 42 litres of 32% and 7 litres of 53%.

hence 7 litres quantity should be replaced.

See our previous quant question of the day:

Quant Question Of The Day: 260

Belgian shake company made Chocolate shake by mixing chocolate and milk. The 49 litres container is filled with 32% chocolate and shipped to South campus. But in the study it was found that students in the south campus demand more chocolate concentration in the shake. So Belgian shake company decided to make it 35% concentration of the chocolate. How much quantity must be replaced with 53% chocolate shake to achieve 35% concentration.

  1. 14 liters
  2. 7 litres
  3. 21 litres
  4. 5 litres

Solution for Quant Question of the day: 259

(1) There are multiple values of a for hcf (a,b ) = 8 (8,16; 16,24)

(2) There are multiple values of a for lcm (a,b) = 48 (eg 8,48; 16, 48)

combines – there are still multiple values of a  (eg, 8,48 ; 16,24)

See our previous quant question of the day:

Quant Question Of The Day: 259

CURRENT AFFAIRS

Q1. Digital payments company Paytm, in association with _________________, has launched its first credit card called Paytm First Card.

 A.ICICI Bank

 B.SBI

 C.Yes Bank

 D.Citi Bank

Q2. Which Telecom company and HDFC Life Insurance have tied up to offer life cover for customers who get a prepaid recharge done?

 A.Bharti Airtel

 B.Vodafone

 C.BSNL

 D.Jio

3.Which of the following country is unanimously chosen as co-chair of the Consultative Group (CG) of Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) for the fiscal year 2020?

 A.USA

 B.Japan

 C.China

 D.India

Q4. Merchant service and UPI payments app BharatPe has roped in Bollywood actor/actress _____________________ as its brand ambassador.

 A.Alia Bhatt

 B.Ranveer Singh

 C.Salman Khan

 D.Deepika Padukone

Q5. The Reserve Bank of India has appointed its former Deputy Governor, R Gandhi, on the board of private sector lender ____________________ as an additional director.

 A.HDFC Bank

 B.Yes Bank

 C.Axis Bank

 D.ICICI Bank

Q6. The Indian Navy’s first full-fledged Services Selection Board (SSB) was inaugurated by Navy Chief Admiral ________________ at Diamond Harbour near Kolkata, West Bengal.

 A.Birender Singh Dhanoa

 B.Karambir Singh

 C.Bipin Rawat

 D.Sunil Lanba

 7.In which city, Consultative Group (CG) meeting of Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) was held?

 A.New Delhi

 B.Vienna

 C.New York

 D.Geneva

  1. In 1993, the General Assembly decided in a resolution that ______________ May of every year should be observed as The International Day of Families.

 A.13th May

 B.15th May

 C.16th May

 D.14th May

9.The Central Government has extended the ban on the LTTE for another five years. LTTE is terrorist organization that has historical root in ___________.

 A.India

 B.Sri Lanka

 C.Myanmar

 D.Pakistan

10.India has recently extended 1 billion dollar Line of Credit to which of the following East Asian Country to set up its first-ever grass-root refinery?

 A.Macau

 B.Taiwan

 C.Mongolia

 D.Indonesia