Static Gk awareness quiz 17 May 2020- Static GK for Bank Exam

The Static Awareness section constitutes a major part of a competitive examination and needs your undivided attention. Static Awareness Quiz of 17th May 2020 covering the following topics: Madhu, Coral Reefs, Madhya Pradesh, World’s QS best city.

The Static GK Awareness section is a part of General Awareness section and needs your undivided attention as it constitutes a major portion of the General Awareness section. To complement your preparation for General Awareness section of the upcoming exams like RBI Assistant Mains and SBI Clerk Mains , we are providing you Static GK Awareness Quiz.

To complement your preparation for General Awareness section of the upcoming exams like SBI Clerk Mains and RBI Assistant Mains, we are providing you  Static GK Awareness of 17th May 2020 covering the following topics: Madhu, Coral Reefs, Madhya Pradesh, World’s QS best city.

Q1. Name the state, who has launched ‘Madhu’ app recently for the help of school students to understand their subjects in a better and most efficient way.
(a) Bihar
(b) Meghalaya
(c) Odisha
(d) Karnataka
(e) Andhra Pradesh

Q2. Which one of the following country has become the first nation in the world to ban sun cream which damages coral reefs and other sea life?
(a) Palau
(b) Guam
(c) Nauru
(d) Tuvalu
(e) Vanuatu

Q3. Name the former CM of Madhya Pradesh, who was passed away in August 2019 after prolonged illness?
(a) Sitaram Kesri
(b) Motilal Vora
(c) Uma Bharti
(d) Sunder Lal Patwa
(e) Babulal Gaur

Q4. Which city has topped the cleanliness charts for two consecutive quarters among cities with over 10 lakh population while Kolkata was the worst performer?
(a) Jamshedpur
(b) Indore
(c) Surat
(d) New Delhi
(e) Bhopal

Q5. Which city has named the world’s QS best city for students for the 2nd consecutive year?
(a) New York
(b) Bengaluru
(c) Melbourne
(d) London
(e) Tokyo

Solutions

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched ‘Madhu’ app. It is an e-learning mobile phone application which will help school students to understand their subjects in a better and most efficient way.

S2. Ans.(a)
Sol. Palau has become the first nation in the world to ban sun cream which damages coral reefs and other sea life.

S3. Ans.(e)
Sol. Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister and senior BJP leader Babulal Gaur passed away after prolonged illness in Bhopal. He was 89 years old.

S4. Ans.(b)
Sol. The Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has announced the results of the 1st and 2nd quarters of the Swachh Survekshan 2020. Indore has topped the cleanliness charts for two consecutive quarters among cities with over 10 lakh population while Kolkata was the worst performer.

S5. Ans.(d)
Sol. London has named the world’s QS best city for students for the 2nd consecutive year, beating Tokyo and Melbourne that came 2nd and 3rd, respectively, on a new worldwide ranking. According to the rankings, India’s best student city is Bengaluru (81st), followed by Mumbai (85th), Delhi at 113th and Chennai at 115th, out of a total of 120th cities in the list.

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