GK Questions March 5, 2020: National And International Questions


Attempt the quiz below as on March 5, 2020 that is based on national and international current affairs 2020 which are based on important events.

Written By Akanksha Ghotkar | Mumbai | Updated On:
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The world is teeming with people who generate news, and updates about the most important events in the world. Having this kind of General Knowledge and being up-to-date with the current affairs can also help a person in competitive exams. The following quiz questions are based on India and the world's general knowledge. Candidates can attempt the quiz today for their exams. Below are the daily current affairs 2020 quiz questions that will help the candidates appearing the competitive exams like UPSC, MPSC, Railways and other government jobs. 

Here are the questions:

1. Azlan Shah Cup Hockey Tournament has been postponed from April to September. Which country will host this event?

  • Malaysia
  • New Zealand
  • Spain
  • France

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2. Which city is holding the 35th edition of Food and Hospitality fair AAHAR?

  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi
  • Haridwar
  • Kolkatta

3. Who has been appointed as one of the key members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force?

  • Rajiv Bansal
  • Alok Sharma
  • Seema Verma
  • Rishi Sunak

4. A multilateral exercise, Milan 2020 will be held in which location?

  • Umroi
  • Kochi
  • Japan
  • Vishakhapatnam

5. Who has been designated as the Finance Secretary?

  • TV Samantha
  • Ajay Bhushan Pandey
  • Atanu Chakraborty
  • Harsh Vardhan Shringla

6. World Hearing Day is observed globally on which day every year?

  • 01 March
  • 03 March
  • 04 February
  • 01 February

7. Chairman of the LuLu Group, MA Yusuff Ali became the first Indian to receive premium residency of which country?

  • United Arab Emirates
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Oman

8. Ramniklal Solanki, an ‘Order of the British Empire’ awardee, who recently passed away, was associated with which field?

  • Business Theatrics
  • Journalism
  • Sports

9. The Reserve Bank of India is conducting one-year and three- year tenor LTRO to help banks to reduce their lending rates. What does LTRO stand for?

  • Long-Term Repo operation
  • Liquidity Term Reserve operation
  • Liquidity Term Repo operation
  • Long Term Reserve operation

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10. ‘Mo Sarkar’ is a service initiative of which state government?

  • West Bengal
  • Bihar
  • Jharkhand
  • Odisha

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1. Malaysia

2. New Delhi

3. Seema Verma

Rajiv Bansal is the CMD of Air India. Alok Sharma is the Cop26 President. Rishi Sunak is UK’s new finance minister.

4. Vishakhapatnam

5. Ajay Bhushan Pandey

TV Somanathan is an expenditure secretary. Harsh Vardhan Shringla is Foreign Secretary and Atanu Chakraborty is Economic Affair secretary.

6. 3 March

1 March is Zero Discrimination Day. 1 February is Indian Coast Guard Raising Day. 4 February is World Cancer Day.

7. Saudi Arabia

8. Journalism

He was also the founder of Garvi Gujarat as well as he was associated with Asian Media Group.

9. Long-Term Repo operation

10. Odisha

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