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Current Affairs Quiz (08-february-2018)

Quiz (08-february-2018)


1.Which are the three new tools which were launched recently in the country for States and Union Territories for ranking of startups?

a) The State and Union Territory Startup Ranking Framework
b) The Compendium of Good Practices for Promoting Startups in India
c) The Startup India Kit
d) The Standup India Kit

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


2.Name the internet portal which has launched a public initiative '#SecurityCheckKiya' to create awareness around Internet safety?

a) Facebook India
b) Yahoo India
c) Youtube India
d) Google 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 women pacer who became the first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets?

a) Cathryn Fitzpatrick
b) Lisa Sthalekar
c) Jhulan Goswami
d) Neetu David

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 is the only Indian wicket-keeper to effect 400 dismissals in ODIs?

a) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
b) Syed Kirmani
c) Kiran More
d) Saba Karim

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 indigenously developed nuclear capable missile which was successfully test-fired as part of a user trial by the army from a test range in Odisha recently?

a) Prithvi-II
b) Prithvi-I
c) Prithvi-III
d) Prithvi-IV

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 number of action points which have been identified for the states to further improve ease of doing business which they would carry out in a mission mode?

a) 370
b) 372
c) 375
d) 380

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 was the status by Reserve Bank of India in the key rates in the first Monetary Policy announced on 7th February 2018?

a) Increased
b) Decreased
c) Status quo
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.What is the projected growth rate for 2017-18 as announced by The Reserve Bank of India recently?

a) 6.5%
b) 6.6%
c) 6.7%
d) 6.8%

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 is the name of army operations which was carried out by India 30 years ago in 1988 when a Maldivian group led by Abdullah Luthufi attempted to overthrow the government in Maldives?

a) Operation Saviour
b) Operation Eagle
c) Operation Falcon
d) Operation Cactus

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 some of the major decisions related to share market which were announced by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Union Budget 2018?

a) 10% capital gains tax for Rs 1 lakh gains
b) Short-term capital gains tax continues to be 15%
c) Capital gains made on shares until Jan 31, 2018 grandfathered
d) Capital gains made on shares until March 31, 2018 grandfathered

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