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Current Affairs Quiz (02-Feb-2017)

Quiz (Feb-02-2017)

1. Which B-school was recently ranked as the best B-school from India and 27th in the world in the Financial Times Global MBA Ranking of the best 100 management programmes for 2017?

a) XLRI, Jamshedpur
b) IIM, Ahmedabad
c) ISB, Hyderabad
d) IIM, Bangalore

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


2. Which agency recently launched the pilot services of its Payments Bank?

a) Aircel
b) Reliance Jio
c) Vodafone
d) India Posts

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


3. What is the rank of India in the anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International's 2016 report?

a) 77
b) 78
c) 79
d) 80

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. What are some of the major recommendations made by Chandrababu Naidu-headed high level panel on digital payments?

a) Banking cash transaction tax on transactions of Rs.50,000 and above
b) A cap on the maximum allowable limit for large-size cash transactions
c) Creation of an authority to promote adoption of digital payments
d) Abolition of charges on card payments

A) a is the correct answer
B) a & b is the correct answer
C) a, b & c is the correct answer
D) All of the above


5. Name the computer screen that interacts with someone with a camera in front and asks the questions?

a) SARA
b) LARA
c) YARA
d) ZARA

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 district of Rajasthan in which the district administration recently launched a unique scheme of providing Rs 2,500 per month to every family that will use lavatory in regular basis?

a) Ajmer
b) Jaipur
c) Barmer
d) Tonk

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. Who removed limits placed on daily cash withdrawals from automated teller machines from Feb. 1,2017?

a) Finance Ministry,GOI
b) SBI
c) RBI
d) Election Commission

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 were the major themes of the President Pranab Mukherjee speech before the start of the Budget session of Parliament recently?

a) Financial inclusion
b) Social schemes
c) Women power
d) Foreign relations

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


9. Name some of the highlights of Economic Survey 2016-17 which was tabled in Parliament recently?

a) GDP growth for next fiscal pegged at 6.75-7.5%
b) Farm sector to grow at 4.1% this fiscal, up from 1.2% last year
c) Growth rate of industrial sector to moderate to 5.2% this fiscal, from 7.4% last fiscal
d) Service sector estimated to grow at 8.9% in 2016-17

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


10. Which is the rating agency whose methodology was questioned in the Economic Survey 2016-17 presented recently?

a) Standard & Poor's
b) CRISIL
c) Moody's
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