Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 2nd & 3rd August 2020

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2nd & 3rd August 2020

Here is the Current Affairs Quiz of 2nd August 2020 & 3rd August 2020 covering the following topics: UAE, Ek Mask-Anek Zindagi, Kona Kona Umeed, British Grand Prix.. As we all know that the General Awareness constitutes a major part of any competitive examination and hence it needs your undivided attention. Generally, the questions asked in the competitive exams are generally framed on National News, International News, State News, Sports, Awards, Summits, Schemes, Books & Authors, Ranks & Reports, Important Days, Economy, Defence, Science & Technology, etc. To excel in this section of the competitive examinations you are required to cover all these topics thoroughly.
Attempt all questions and check your progress. Each question contains explanation, after the submission you can check answers with detailed explanation – A good way to memorize.
Below the Quiz Daily Current Affairs MCQs are given you should refer the MCQ first to score good marks in the Quiz. Without wasting time let’s start Quiz.

Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 02.08.2020 & 03.08.2020

Daily Current Affairs is very important to crack any competitive exam as it contains high weightage. Current Affairs is the only section in any competitive exams which requires less effort but gives high marks. Candidates are required to stay updated with the daily events, but it is not possible to get all updates of events around the world besides other sections preparation. Here we come for you – we collect all updates from around the world and present it in the form of a daily current affairs quiz.


Q1. Union minister Nitin Gadkari has inaugurated upstream carriageway of the Mahatma Gandhi Bridge in Bihar recently. The Mahatma Gandhi Bridge was built over which river?
1) Mahanadi
2) Godavari
3) Kaveri
4) Ganga
5) Narmada

Q2. __________ returned from the International Space Station (ISS) at NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 test flight.
1) Bob Behnken, Doug
2) Michael S. Hopkins, Christopher Cassidy
3) Ivan Vagner, Anatoli Ivanishin
4) Andrew R. Morgan, Oleg Skripochka
5) None of these

Q3(A). Where is Akola located?
1) Maharashtra 
2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Uttar Pradesh
4) Uttarakhand
5) West Bengal

Q3(B). Who inaugurated the Bharat Airfiber High-speed Broadband Service at Akola?
1) Ramesh Pokhriyal
2) Sanjay Dhotre
3) Ranjit Patil
4) Ravi Shankar Prasad
5) None of these

Q4. Who designed Dragon 2 reusable spacecraft?
2) ESU
3) SpaceX 
5) None of these

Q5. _________ developed a model to scale up the novel tests using an adaptive strategy and the early phase of COVID-19 as an example.
2) IISc
3) IIT-Kanpur
4) 1 & 2
5) None of these

Q6. Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar released a booklet on ‘Best Practices in Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP)’ prepared by Department of Land Resources (DoLR). The DoLR functions under which ministry?
1) Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
2) Ministry of Rural Development
3) Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
4) Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
5) Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

Q7. Name the ministry which launched programme under “Gramodyog Vikas Yojana” to benefit artisans manufacturing Agarbatti.
1) Ministry of Human Resource Development
2) Ministry of Culture
3) Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
4) Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
5) Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

Q8. Who launched ‘India Report – Digital Education June 2020’ prepared by Department of School Education & Literacy?
1) Harsh Vardhan
2) Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’
3) Nitin Gadkari
4) Prakash Javadekar
5) Nirmala Sitharaman

Q9. Name the Andhra Pradesh governor who gave his nod to three state-capital bills and CRDA Repeal Bills 2020 recently.
1) Ramesh Bais
2) Anandiben Patel
3) Tamilisai Soundararajan
4) Biswa Bhusan Harichandan
5) Banwarilal Purohit

Q10. The Maharashtra government approved the Maharashtra Agribusiness Network (MagNet) project worth about Rs 1,000 crore. Which among the following bank will provide 70% of fund to the project?
1) World Bank (WB)
2) New Development Bank (NDB)
3) None of these
4) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)
5) Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Q11. India tied up with which country for five new medicinal research projects worth 8 million pounds?
1) United States
2) United Kingdom 
3) Russia
4) Brazil
5) China

Q12. Which state government launched “Ek Mask-Anek Zindagi” (One mask, Many lives) public awareness campaign recently?
1) Mizoram
2) Uttar Pradesh
3) Telangana
4) Madhya Pradesh 
5) Meghalaya

Q13. Pawan Hans Limited (PHL) launched helicopter service in which state recently under UDAN scheme?
1) Uttarakhand
2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Odisha
4) Haryana
5) Maharashtra

Q14. Which state/UT ranked top in terms of performance in Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)-II as per union minister Jitendra Singh?
1) Sikkim
2) Arunachal Pradesh
3) Tamil Nadu
4) Jammu & Kashmir
5) Himachal Pradesh

Q15. Find the ministry which receives SKOCH Gold Award in digital India category for “Empowerment of Tribals through IT enabled Scholarship Schemes” in 66th edition.
1) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
2) Ministry of Human Resource Development
3) Ministry of Coal
4) Ministry of Home Affairs
5) Ministry of Tribal Affairs

Q16. Which state government has received SKOCH Gold Award for its Blockchain-based property registration project?
1) Telangana
2) Gujarat
3) West Bengal
4) Punjab
5) Andhra Pradesh

Q17. Which state government has got SKOCH Platinum award in digital India category in 66th edition?
1) Chhattisgarh
2) Arunachal Pradesh
3) West Bengal
4) Telangana
5) West Bengal

Q18. Name the country which collaborates with India to develop rapid testing for COVID-19 in under 30 seconds.
1) Kuwait
2) Brazil
3) Israel
4) UAE
5) Egypt

Q19. Haryana forest department used drone for aerial seeding to increase green cover in Aravallis recently. Which IIT designed the ‘seeding drone’?
1) IIT Kanpur
2) IIT Delhi
3) IIT Madras
4) IIT Gandhinagar
5) IIT Bombay

Q20. Footballer Benedikt Howedes who announced retirement recently belongs to which country?
1) Croatia
2) Germany
3) Argentina
4) Portugal
5) Russia

Q21. Who authored the book titled ‘Greenlights’?
1) Bong Joon-ho
2) Katharine Hepburn
3) Sigrid Nunez
4) Andrew Sean Greer
5) Matthew McConaughey

Q22. Sa. Kandasamy who passed away recently is a renowned ________.
1) Writer
2) Painter
3) Lawyer
4) Architect
5) Politician

Q23. Parvez Khan who passed away in July 2020 is a renowned _________.
1) Action Director
2) Folk Dancer
3) Painter
4) Politician
5) Pop Singer

Q24. World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is observed annually on August 1-7. What is the theme for WBW 2020?
1) Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding
2) Sustaining Breastfeeding Together
3) Breastfeeding for life
4) Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life
5) Support Breastfeeding for a healthier planet

Q25. Who has launched ‘CREDAI Awaas App’ and NAREDCO’s online portal ‘’ recently?
1) Nitin Gadkari
2) Shripad Yasso Naik
3) Pralhad Joshi
4) Narendra Singh Tomar
5) Hardeep Singh Puri

Q26. What is the constituency of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari?
1) Tehri
2) Bagalur
3) Idukki
4) Karakat
5) Nagpur

Q27. Which country commercialized world’s largest single solar power project?
1) China
2) Israel
3) United States
4) Russia
5) UAE

Q28. Which is the highest peak in Aravalli range?
1) Guru Shikhar
2) Mamostrong Kangri
3) Kamet
4) K2
5) Hardeol

Q29. Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) functions under which ministry?
1) Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
2) Ministry of Human Resource Development
3) Ministry of Culture
4) Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
5) Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

Q30. Who is the present minister of Tribal Affairs in India?
1) Harsimrat Kaur Badal
2) Harsh Vardhan
3) Narendra Singh Tomar
4) Mahendra Nath Pandey
5) Arjun Munda

Q31. ‘BeiDou’ is the navigation satellite system of which country?
1) Japan
2) India
3) China
4) Russia
5) South Korea

Q32. Bannerghatta Biological Park is located in which state?
1) Arunachal Pradesh
2) West Bengal
3) Chhattisgarh
4) Telangana
5) Karnataka

Q33. Burhi Gandak River which is in news recently is located in which state?
1) Assam
2) Rajasthan
3) Odisha
4) Jharkhand
5) Bihar


Q1.4Q12. 4Q23.
Q2.1Q13. 1Q24.
Q3(A) & Q3(B).1 & 2Q14.Q25.
Q5. 4Q16.Q27. 5
Q6.Q17. 3Q28. 1
Q7.Q18. 3Q29. 1
Q8.Q19.1Q30. 5
Q9. 4Q20. 2Q31. 3
Q10.Q21. 5Q32.
Q11. 2Q22. 1Q33. 5
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