25 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 25 december 2019 gk question

25 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 25 december 2019 gk question

25 december 2019 gk question

(1) Who among the following won the Men’s Singles Bangladesh Junior International Badminton Series 2019?
A – Satish Kumar Karunakaran
B – Ken Yong Ong
C – Mohammad Rajif
D – Massonum Miraba Luwang
Answer – Maisonam Miraba Luwang
(Explanation) – Indian shuttler Maisonam Miraba Luwang has won the Men’s Singles Bangladesh Junior International Badminton Series 2019 in Dhaka. The top seeded Miraba, who hails from Manipur, defeated Ken Yong Ong in the final.
Miraba also won the boys’ singles under-19 title at the Woncheon Yonex Korea Junior Open International Challenge.
In the women’s singles, Indian shuttler Trisa Jolly lost to Thailand’s third seeded Crittaporn Giantet in the final.

Current Affairs 25 December 2019

(2) How many West Africans have decided to rename their common currency to “Echo”?
A – 6
B – 8
C – 10
D – 2
Answer – 8
(Explanation) – On 21 December 2019, eight West African countries renamed their common currency as Echo and linked their former currency CFA Franc to the former colonial ruler France.
Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo renamed their currency to “Echo”.

Daily current affairs: 25 December 2019

(3) Nethanna Nestham is a scheme started by which Indian state?
A – Odisha
B – Rajasthan
C – Andhra Pradesh
D – Delhi
Answer: Andhra Pradesh
(Explanation) – Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has implemented this scheme in Anantapur district of the state. The scheme will benefit 85,000 handloom weaver families in the state. Under the scheme, every year Rs 24,000 will be deposited directly into the bank accounts of the weavers holding their own handloom. The amount will not be adjusted in the bank for the beneficiary’s old dues.

25 december 2019 gk question

(4) Which of the following countries established “Space Force”?
A – India
B – France
C – Russia
D – USA
Answer – USA
(Interpretation) – President Trump has signed the National Defense Authorization Act, 2020, along with it directed the establishment of the US Space Force (USSF) as the sixth branch of the armed forces.
Role and Purpose of the Space Force: The US Space Force aims to become the premier military service for space missions, responsible for space doctrine, organization, training, equipment, leadership and education, personnel, facilities, and policy.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz 25 December 2019

(5) The Reserve Bank of India has decided to buy and sell government securities of how much value?
A – 1000 Crore
B – 2000 crores
C – 10000 Crore
D – 500 crores
Answer – 10000 Crore
(Explanation) – The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) together bought government securities worth Rs 10,000 crore under a special open market operation (OMO)
And have decided to sell. Such practices are performed by the central bank when proceeds from the sale of short-term securities are used to buy long-term government securities or bonds to bring down interest rates on long-term securities.
open market operations:
Open market operations are the sale and purchase of government securities to control liquidity in the market. To increase liquidity in the market, RBE buys and sells government securities.

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(6) When is National Farmers Day celebrated?
A – 23 December
B – 22 December
C – 21 December
D – 20 December
Answer: 23 December
(Explanation) – National Farmers Day is celebrated on 23 December every year in India. It is widely known as Farmers ‘Day or Farmers’ Day by many people all over India. This day is celebrated as a public holiday in some parts of India. The day is celebrated to commemorate the death of Chaudhary Charan Singh, the 5th Prime Minister of India.
Charan Singh, a Jat icon, was from a peasant family which related him to the problems of farmers. As a result, he tried his best to support her.
He served as the Prime Minister of India from 28 July 1979 to 14 January 1980. He expressed and enforced the Zamindari Abolition Act.
He led the fight against Jawaharlal Nehru’s collective land-use policies to save Indian farmers.

(7) Which country has declared emergency after the outbreak of fuel in the Galápagos Islands?
A – Ecuador
B – Afghanistan
C – Russia
D – Iran
Answer: Ecuador
(Explanation) – The closest country to them is Ecuador, the country of which they are 926 km (500 nmi) in the east.
Following the sinking of a boat carrying 600 gallons of diesel fuel, Ecuador has declared an emergency due to the environmental impact of the fuel spill in the Galápagos Islands.
The Latin American Galápagos Islands, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is home to one of the most fragile ecosystems on the planet.

Daily current affairs: 25 December 2019

(8) Who will present the 66th National Film Awards in New Delhi?
A – Foreign Minister
B – Prime Minister
C – President
D – Vice President
Answer – Deputy President
(Explanation) – Honorable Vice President, Venkaiah Naidu will present the 66th National Film Awards in New Delhi.
Gujarati film Hellaro will be awarded the Best Feature Film.
Bollywood actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Vicky Kaushal have been selected for the Best Actor award for their roles in Andhadhun and Uri. Keerthy Suresh will receive the Best Actress Award for her role as the star Savitri in the Telugu film Mahanati.
The Best Director award will be given to Aditya Dhar for his debut film Uri: The Surgical Strike.

(9) Which batsman broke the 22 year long record of making the most international runs as an opener in a calendar year?
A – Virat Kohli
B – Rohit Sharma
C – Shai Hope
D – David Warner
Answer: Rohit Sharma
(Explanation) – Rohit Sharma broke Sri Lanka’s Sanath Jayasuriya’s 22 year long record for most international runs as an opener in a calendar year.
Rohit also scored the highest individual score for India in ODIs for the 7th consecutive year. Rohit Sharma emerged as the highest run-scorer in ODIs in the year 2019. India’s captain Virat Kohli finished second.

25 december 2019 gk question

(10) Who was crowned the best FIFA team of the year?
A – Belgium
B – Argentina
C – Portugal
D – France
Answer: Belgium
(Explanation) – Belgium were crowned the best FIFA team of the year for the second straight time after retaining the top spot ahead of world champions France in the latest world rankings. Belgium finished third in the World Cup in Russia last year and won all 10 of their competitive matches in 2019.
Qatar will host the World Cup, 2022.