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Current Affairs Quiz (04-Jan-2017)

Quiz (Jan-04-2017)

1. Name some of the major announcements which were made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation on 31st December, 2016?

a) Nation-wide scheme for financial assistance of Rs.6, 000 to pregnant women
b) 3 crore farmers who have Kisan Credit Cards to be given RuPay debit cards within three months
c) Underwriting loans to small enterprises up to 2 crore by banks and NBFCs
d) Increase of working capital loans by banks from 20% to 30%, for enterprises that transact digitally

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


2. Name the place where two Indians were among many people killed in a terror attack at a night club during New Year's celebrations?

a) Ankara
b) Antalya
c) Belek
d) Istanbul

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


3. Name the exam which all the medical students will have to clear to use the 'doctor' title?

a) NEET
b) CEXT
c) NEXT
d) TEXT

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


4. Name the relevant section of the RTI Act, 2005 by which the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) reserved the right to keep mum on the money it disbursed after demonetization?

a) Section 8(1) (g)
b) Section 7(1) (g)
c) Section 6(1) (g)
d) Section 5(1) (g)

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


5. What is the per day limit of cash withdrawal from ATMs with effect from January 1, 2017?

a) Rs. 4500
b) Rs. 4000
c) Rs. 3500
d) Rs. 3000

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


6. Who became the first Australian since Donald Bradman to smash a century before lunch on the first day of the Test match?

a) Steven Smith
b) Matt Renshaw
c) David Warner
d) Peter Handscom

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


7. Name the country which recently prohibited the entry of Pakistan nationals into its territory without proper documents?

a) Bangladesh
b) India
c) Afghanistan
d) Iran

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


8. Name the intercontinental ballistic missile which was successfully test-fired by India recently from a road-mobile launcher on the Abdul Kalam Island off Damra village on the Odisha coast?

a) Agni III
b) Agni IV
c) Agni V
d) Agni VI

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


9. Name the country which recently banned the use of pesticides in public green spaces?

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

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


10. Name the place where the 104th Indian Science Congress was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently?

a) Tirupati
b) Vishakapatnam
c) Kochi
d) Chennai

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