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Current Affairs Quiz (13-Feb-2017)

Quiz (Feb-13-2017)

1. What is the number of consecutive Test series in which Virat Kohli smashed a double century making a world record?

a) 2
b) 3
c) 4
d) 5

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


2. Who was recently appointed as the new Chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)?

a) Ajay Rajhans
b) Varun Vidhyarthi
c) Sanjay Sabarwal
d) Ajay Tyagi

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 carmaker company which is buying the iconic Indian car brand, Ambassador?

a) Renault
b) Fiat
c) Peugeot
d) Maruti

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 year from which the centre has approved a proposal for a single entrance exam for engineering and architecture at the undergraduate level?

a) 2018
b) 2019
c) 2020
d) 2021

A) a is the correct answer
B) b is the correct answer
C) c is the correct answer
D) None of the above


5. Which are the features of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme, 2016 are which is open up to 31st March 2017?

a) Declaration by any person of the undisclosed income in the form of cash or deposits in an account with bank or post office
b) Tax, surcharge and penalty totaling to 49.90% of the undisclosed income
c) Non Declaration of such undisclosed income to be liable to tax, surcharge and cess @77.25% along with penalty and prosecution
d) Mandatory deposit of 25% of the undisclosed income

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


6. What are some of the benefits of Atal Pension Yojana?

a) Any citizen in the age group of 18-40 years can join
b) Minimum guaranteed pension of Rs.1000-5000 to the subscriber after 60 years
c) Same pension to spouse after subscriber's death
d) Different pension to spouse after subscriber's death

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


7. What is the name of the official mascot of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 mascot?

a) Shera
b) Rajhans
c) Kheleao
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. At which beach the famous sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik created a Guinness World Record by building the world' tallest sand castle at 48 feet and 8 inch?

a) Chilka
b) Puri
c) Goa
d) Juhu

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. Name the states except which the Food Security Scheme will now be mandatory is linked with Aadhaar?

a) Assam
b) Meghalaya
c) Jammu & Kashmir
d) Manipur

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


10. Who were recently nominated as directors on the board of Reserve Bank of India for a period of four years?

a) Rajiv Kumar
b) Ashok Gulati
c) Manish Sabarwal
d) Narendra Singh

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