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Current Affairs Quiz (06-Jan-2017)

Quiz (Jan-06-2017)

1. Name India's first pharma company whose strategic sale was recently approved by the Union Cabinet recently?

a) Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
b) Rajasthan Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
c) Bengal Chemical and Pharmaceutical Works Ltd.
d) None of the above

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


2. Name some of the features of the BHIM, an app which was recently launched by Government of India?

a) It works on feature phones too including low budget ones that lack net connectivity by dialing *99#
b) It is a UPI based app linked directly to bank account
c) It allow users to track debit card transactions on the app unlike other mobile wallets
d) It allow users to track the way to the nearest bank branch

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


3. What is the name of a registered firm with employees, assets and business which exist only on paper?

a) Fake company
b) Duplicate company
c) Shell company
d) False company

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


4. Which has become the first country in Europe to pay its unemployed citizens a basic monthly income amounting to 560 euros ($587) as Unemployment incentive in a social experiment?

a) Finland
b) Germany
c) Turkey
d) Italy

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


5. Name the teenager of Australia created a slice of history when she became the first player born in the 2000s to win a main draw of the WTA tour?

a) Rs. 5
b) Rs.10
c) Rs.15
d) Rs.20

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


6. Name the country which recently issued a new regulation under which servicemen who wear turbans, hijabs or beards can now be enrolled in the military?

a) France
b) Germany
c) United States
d) Britain

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


7. Name the captain who has led his team in highest number of international matches (Tests, ODIs, T20Is) than any other captains of the world?

a) Ricky Ponting
b) Allan Border
c) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
d) Mike Gatting

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


8. Name the place where the famous Praksh Utsav in honour of the 350th birth anniversary of the Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Sikh Guru was celebrated recently?

a) Amritsar
b) Patna
c) Ludhiana
d) Chandigarh

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


9. Name the state whose chief minister recently announced a reward of Rs 100 crore to anyone from the state who brings home a Nobel Prize?

a) Karnataka
b) Telangana
c) Andhra Pradesh
d) Kerala

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


10. Which the bank recently signed an agreement with Coca-Cola India and Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages to enable over 2.6 million retailers and 5,000 distributors in conducting business transactions digitally?

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

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