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Current Affairs Quiz (08-May-2017)

Quiz (May-08-2017)

1.Name the feature film which clinched the Best Film Prize in the International Panorma contest at Bari film festival (BIFEST) in Italy recently?

a) Sapt Rishi
b) Water ways
c) Dev Bhoomi
d) Indian

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 the name of initiative by China aimed at putting existing surplus capital & finished products to better use and which is also known as the New Silk Road initiative?

a) COBRA
b) OCAS
c) OOZE
d) OBOR

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.What is the name of China's first domestically built large passenger jet by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC)?

a) C707
b) C309
c) CX21
d) C919

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.Rank the top four cities in ranking of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th respectively among 434 cities in the recent government survey, Swachh Survekshan which was released by Union urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu recently?

a) Indore, Visakhapatnam, Surat & Bhopal
b) Indore, Bhopal, Visakhapatnam & Surat
c) Visakhapatnam, Indore, Surat & Bhopal
d) Surat, Visakhapatnam, Indore & Bhopal

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 venue of the recently concluded 27th session of the Universal Periodic Review Working Group at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees?

a) Geneva
b) Paris
c) Frankfurt
d) New York

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 are the new norms by which now we can reach at a decision in a joint lender's forum when approving the restructuring plan as per the new directives of the Reserve Bank of India?

a) 75% of the creditors
b) 60% of the creditors
c) 60% creditors by numbers
d) 50% creditors by numbers

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


7.What are the new sections which have been added by ordinance to 35A of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 in a move aimed at breaking current logjam on stressed assets and expediting commercial decision-making by lenders?

a) Section 35AA
b) Section 35AB
c) Section 35AC
d) Section 35AD

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


8.What is the name of satellite which was put in space by GSLV-F09 recently from which is meant to boost connectivity among Saarc nations, minus Pakistan?

a) GSAT-10
b) GSAT-9
c) GSAT-8
d) GSAT-7

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


9. Name the number one country in receiving remittances across the world according to the latest World Bank data?

a) China
b) India
c) Saudi Arabia
d) Bangladesh

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.Name the author of famous poem 'In Praise of Air' which is regarded as the world's first air-cleansing poem which has removed more than two tones of pollution from the environment?

a) Simon Armitage
b) Simon Bliss
c) George Orwell
d) Edgar Poe

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