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Current Affairs Quiz (07-Feb-2017)

Quiz (Feb-07-2017)

1. What is the name of agency proposed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Union Budget 2017 to conduct all entrance examinations for higher education institutions?

a) National Examination Board
b) National
c) National Testing Agency
d) None of the above

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


2. What is the maximum amount of donation which the political parties can receive in cash from one source as per the announcement made In the Union Budget 2017?

a) Rs.5000
b) Rs.4000
c) Rs.3000
d) Rs 2000

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. Who will be the new MD and CEO of National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE)?

a) Ashok Chakravarty
b) Sriram Ahre
c) Vikram Limaye
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


4. Who was recently appointed principal adviser in the Department of Economic Affairs?

a) Sanjeev Sanyal
b) Arundhati Bhattacharya
c) Shikha Sharma
d) Deepak Pareikh

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 are the bonds which were raised by the banks to boost their capital adequacy ratio by the banks?

a) AT1 bonds
b) Masala Bonds
c) Aqua Bonds
d) Gold Bonds

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 initiative announced by government in Union Budget 2017 to check cyber attacks in the financial sector?

a) PERT
b) BELL
c) CERT
d) CRACK

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. What are incentives given to industrial undertaking for reduction in emission of GHGs which was commonly given to all till 2012?

a) Visa credits
b) Carbon credits
c) None of the above

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


8. What is the name of the new government initiative to encourage production of electric, hybrid and mild-hybrids vehicles?

a) GLOW
b) FAME
c) SAVE
d) LIGHT

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. Who is the only Indian cricketer to be in the top six hitters of sixes in T20 internationals?

a) Sachin Tendulkar
b) Virat Kohli
c) Yuvraj Singh
d) M S Dhoni

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 the exchange rate arrived at after adjusting for inflation in 36 countries whose currencies comprise the basket that compete with India?

a) REER
b) NEER
c) CRAX
d) TRAX

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