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Current Affairs Quiz (07-february-2018)

Quiz (07-february-2018)


1.What is the name of the most powerful operational rocket in the world which was successfully launched recently by Business tycoon Elon Musk's SpaceX?

a) Falcon Heavy rocket
b) Eagle Heavy Rocket
c) Super Heavy Rocket
d) Yuana Heavy Rocket

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.What is name of civilisation which is believed to be earlier than that of Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro flourished in India?

a) Sanchi Valley civilisation
b) Sarswati Valley civilisation
c) Beas Valley civilisation
d) Prachi Valley civilisation

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 country which has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with the United Nations World Food Programme and has committed an unprecedented $370 million dollars to WFP over the next four years?

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

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 place where government has established the Indian Tsunami Early Warning Centre (ITEWC)?

a) Hyderabad
b) Port Blair
c) Kochi
d) Chennai

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 the new proposed law in the US state of Texas that would make it a felony to leave a child at home alone?

a) Sherin's Law
b) Puritin's Law
c) Herbert's Law
d) George's Law

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.Name the country which recently launched the world’s smallest rocket with the ability to put a tiny satellite into orbit?

a) France
b) Japan
c) China
d) Germany

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 country where President Nicos Anastasiades recently won re-election for a second term?

a) Egypt
b) Cambodia
c) Cyprus
d) Eithopia

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.What is the name of short-range nuclear capable ballistic missile which was successfully test fired by India recently?

a) Lakshya-1
b) Agni-1
c) Lakshya-2
d) Agni-2

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.What was the outlay set aside for the defence budget for the next fiscal in Union Budget 2018?

a) Rs 2.45 lakh crore
b) Rs 2.65 lakh crore
c) Rs 2.75 lakh crore
d) Rs 2.95 lakh crore

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.Which of the following are the benefits announced for senior citizens by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Union Budget 2018?

a) Exemption limit on income from interest raised to Rs 50,000 per year
b) Limit of deduction for health insurance premium and medical expenditure to Rs 50,000 under section 80D
c) Limit of deduction for medical expenditure in respect of certain critical illness increased to Rs 100,000 under section 80DDB
d) Exemption limit on income from interest raised to Rs 30,000 per year

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