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Current Affairs Quiz (08-Mar-2017)

Quiz (Mar-08-2017)

1. Name the life size model of a green building which was inaugurated recently in India?

a) SAMPARK
b) SWARNA
c) SPARSH
d) SANDESH

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


2. Name the country which recently returned to the African Union (AU)?

a) Morocco
b) Brazil
c) South Africa
d) Zimbabwe

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 long distance, fully unreserved, superfast train service which has been recently started by Indian Railways?

a) Ananya Express
b) Sarvodaya Express
c) Antyodaya Express
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. Name the network which has been banned for five years by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA)?

a) CNN
b) Al Jazeera
c) BBC
d) National Geographic

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 district of Nepal where a 900 MW hydro power project will be set up in India?

a) Lumbini
b) Janakpur
c) Sankhuwasabha
d) Rapti

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 first of indigenously-built submarine from which the Indian Navy recently successfully test-fired an anti-ship missile?

a) Kalvari
b) Arihant
c) Chakra
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


7. Name the river of Tamil Nadu which was in the news recently after the Madras High Court order allowing Pepsi and Coca Cola to draw water from this river for their bottling plants for manufacturing soft drinks?

a) Kaveri
b) Thamirabarani
c) Vaigai
d) Bhawani

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. Who clinched the gold medal in men's 50m pistol event in the ISSF World Cup, in New Delhi, recently?

a) Manvendra Singh
b) Abhinav Bindra
c) Amanpreet Singh
d) Jitu Rai

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 index which was recently introduced for India taking a leaf out of international practice of rating cities?

a) Cleanliness Index
b) Infrastructure Index
c) Seasonability Index
d) Liveability Index

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 planetary system that has been discovered by NASA recently?

a) Capperist-1
b) Capperist-2
c) Trappist-1
d) Trappist-2

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