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Current Affairs Quiz (05-february-2018)

Quiz (05-february-2018)


1.What are the criteria’s which should be available in a block for the establishment of Ekalavya Residential School for tribals?

a) More than 50% ST population
b) More than 60% ST population
c) At least 20,000 tribal persons
d) At least 30,000 tribal persons

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


2.Which country has been admitted to Agreement on the Establishment of an International Transport and Transit Corridor between Iran, Oman, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan signed on April 25, 2011, known as the Ashgabat Agreement?

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

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.Name the state where the International Financial Service Centre (IFSC) Gift City is located?

a) Kerala
b) Karnataka
c) Gujarat
d) Maharashtra

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 is the amount which has been allotted by finance ministry to further promote the Centre's BharatNet project for providing broadband services in 2.5 lakh gram panchayats of the country?

a) Rs 8,175 crore
b) Rs 7,175 crore
c) Rs 6,175 crore
d) Rs 5,175 crore

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


5.Name the fund which provides effective subsidies to ensure telegraph services are provided to everyone across India, especially in the rural and remote areas?

a) USOF
b) CSOF
c) RSOF
d) BSOF

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.What is the name of new initiative announced by government for development of education sector?

a) VIDYA
b) RISE
c) SIKSHA
d) GYAN

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.Name the public sector bank where the government has set up Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA) as a SPV?

a) State Bank of India
b) Bank of Baroda
c) Canara Bank
d) Punjab National Bank

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.Name the Magahi writer who has been honoured with this year's Sahitya Akademi Bhasha Samman award?

a) Kartik Chandra
b) Shesh Anand Madhukar
c) Snehashish Chandra
d) Asish Chandra

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 state which has bagged Geospatial World Excellence Award-2018 for successful IT application on tracking of mineral production, dispatch and value accrued on real time basis through its i3MS website based software?

a) Kerala
b) Karnataka
c) Gujarat
d) Odisha

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.What is the name of scheme announced by government as part of Union Budget 2018-19 for promoting solar power among farmers?

a) KUSUM scheme
b) SUN POWER scheme
c) BRIGHT scheme
d) SOLAR scheme

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