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Current Affairs Quiz (01-february-2018)

Quiz (01-february-2018)


1.Which of the following are some of the major announcements made by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for the Indian Railways in his Budget 2018 speech?

a) Capital expenditure of Rs 1.48 lakh crore
b) ITarget of doubling 18,000 km of lines
c) Escalators at stations with 25,000-plus footfall
d) Wifi and CCTVs to be progressively provided in all trains

A) a & b is the correct answer
B) a & c is the correct answer
C) a, b & c is the correct answer
D) a, b, c & d is the correct answer


2.Which of the following governments which will be provided support by government to subsidize machinery for management of crop residue in order to improve situation of air pollution in Delhi NCR as announced in Union Budget 2018?

a) Haryana
b) Punjab
c) UP
d) Delhi NCT

A) a & b is the correct answer
B) a & d is the correct answer
C) a, & c is the correct answer
D) a, b, c & d is the correct answer


3.Name the agency with which India recently signed a $100 million loan agreement to support Tamil Nadu Rural Transformation Project?

a) Asian Development Bank
b) BRICS
c) World Bank
d) None of the above

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


4.Name the train which is the solitary rail link between India and Pakistan?

a) Thar Link Express
b) Sadbhavna Express
c) Maitri Express
d) Akal Takht Express

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) None of the above


5.Which country is the world's third-largest steel producer as per the latest data released by World Steel Association?

a) India
b) Japan
c) France
d) Germany

A) d is the correct answer
B) a is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) b is the correct answer


6.Name the place where India recently commissioned its High Performance Computer (HPC) system – named 'Mihir' (meaning Sun)?

a) Bengaluru
b) Noida
c) Mumbai
d) Chennai

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


7.What is the rank of India in the cheapest country to live or retire, according to a recent survey of 112 countries by GoBankingRates?

a) Fourth
b) Third
c) Second
d) First

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


8.What is common between the following persons?

i) Ghulam Nabi Azad
ii) Dinesh Trivedi
iii) Hukumdev Narayan Yadav
iv) Bhartruhari Mahatab
a) The MPs for 5 times.
b) The Outstanding Parliamentarian Award winners.
c) The MPs from Congress Party
d) The MPs from Uttar Pradesh

A) d is the correct answer
B) c is the correct answer
C) b is the correct answer
D) a is the correct answer


9.Name the Bollywood playback singer who will be given the 'Yash Chopra Memorial Award' which was announced recently?

a) Lata Mangeshkar
b) Udit Narayan
c) Pankaj Udhas
d) Asha Bhosle

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer


10.Which country has been ranked sixth in the list of wealthiest countries with total wealth of $8,230 billion?

a) India
b) USA
c) France
d) Japan

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) d is the correct answer