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Current Affairs Quiz (05-May-2017)

Quiz (May-05-2017)

1.What is the target of food grain production the government is aiming to achieve in the 2017-18 crop year beginning July?

a) 270 million tonnes
b) 275 million tonnes
c) 273 million tonnes
d) 280 million tonnes

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


2. Which state occupies the first slot in a list of states perceived to be corrupt on the basis of people's experience in paying bribes for public services as per a survey conducted by an NGO recently?

a) Bihar
b) Uttar Pradesh
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Karnataka


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 terms of online security breaches accounting for over 5% of global threat as per a Symantec study?

a) 1st
b) 2nd
c) 3rd
d) 4th


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 country whose President visited India recently and had bilateral discussions with Prime Minister Narendra Modi?

a) France
b) Turkey
c) Singapore
d) Nepal

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


5.What is the name of secretive US government payload which was blasted off by Space X recently?

a) NROL-76
b) NROL-75
c) NROL-74
d) NROL-73

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.Who recently demonstrated a solar hybrid electric car, designed and developed using in-house resources?

a) TATA
b) ISRO
c) JEEP
d) HAL

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 actor who received the award in the Best Actor category from President Pranab Mukherjee during the 64th National Film Awards ceremony recently?

a) Shahrukh Khan
b) Salman Khan
c) Akshay Kumar
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


8.Name some of the major proposals which were approved by Union Cabinet recently?

a) Railway modernisation
b) NPA clean –up package
c) Approval to New Steel Policy
d) MoU with Malaysia on urea plant

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


9.Name the place where the biggest and oldest legal opium factory in India is located, which was in the news recently as it has been shut for over a month for failing to comply with effluent discharge standards?

a) Meerut
b) Ghazipur
c) Gwalior
d) Surat

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 last date up to which the builders can continue the marketing of their ongoing projects, even if they are not registered with the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA)?

a) 31st July 2017
b) 30th June 2017
c) 31st May 2017
d) 30th September 2017

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