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Current Affairs Quiz (03-Dec-2016)

Quiz (03-Dec-2016)

1. Which country has recently invented world's first water wave laser?

a) France
b) Germany
c) Israel
d) USA

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


2. Which of the following are true related to India's first private moon mission?

a) Team Indus, a private aerospace startup company is planning to send a spacecraft to the moon aboard an Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) rocket on December 28, 2017.
b) Except for the launch vehicle, all of the technology that will power the lander and rover will be developed in-house by Team Indus.
c) ISRO's workhorse PSLV will launch the Team Indus's spacecraft in a three-day window centred on December 28, 2017.

A) a & b are correct answers
B) c & b are correct answers
C) a & c are correct answers
D) All are correct


3. Which of the following are true with respect to recent released list of Intangible Cultural Heritage List by UNESCO?

a) The UNESCO's coveted list is made up of any elements that help demonstrate diversity of cultural heritage and raise awareness about its importance.
b) The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has formally inscribed Yoga in its representative list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
c) Other new inscriptions added in the list are Rumba dance (Cuba), Belgian beer (Belgium), Almezmar (Saudi Arabia), Kuresi (Kazakhstan).
d) Now, the list includes 814 cultural sites, 203 natural and 35 with both cultural and natural qualities.

A) a & b are correct answers
B) c & b are correct answers
C) b, c & d are correct answers
D) All are correct


4. Which of the following is not in the Intangible Cultural Heritage List released by UNESCO from India?

a) Kalbelia
b) Kathak
c) Kodiyattam
d) Mudiyett

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


5. Who has won the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive time in 2016?

a) Magnu Carlson
b) Sargey Karjakin
c) Viswanathan Anand
d) Koneru Humpy

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


6. Which Indian snooker has won bronze at IBSF World Snooker Championship 2016?

a) Pankaj Advani
b) Geeta Seth
c) Manav Chandra
d) Aditya Singh

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


7. Which country's Davis team has won the 2016 Davis Cup tennis tournament?

a) Serbia
b) Switzerland
c) Argentina
d) Croatia

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


8. Who is the head of the advisory committee which has been formed by the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) on service providers?

a) Anuj Tyagi
b) M S Shanker
c) Mohandas Pai committee
d) Uday Kotak

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


9. Recently at which place The Supreme Court has ordered for mandatory playing of national anthem?

a) Bank Branch
b) Govt Office
c) Cinema Hall
d) Nagar Nigam

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


10. Which Indian state will become the first state in India to go cashless?

a) Goa
b) Sikkim
c) Kerala
d) Assom

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