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Current Affairs Quiz (13-february-2018)

Quiz (13-february-2018)


1.Which day is celebrated as World Radio Day?

a) 13th February
b) 12th February
c) 11th February
d) 10th February

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.Name the global software major which was recently ranked among the top three employers in the US by the Netherlands-based Top Employers Institute?

a) Infosys
b) Google
c) IBM
d) Tata Consultancy Services

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.Which fund in collaboration with the Global Fund has come forward to financially support innovations and technologies designed to combat tuberculosis and malaria?

a) The Asian Health Fund
b) The South Asia Health Fund
c) The India Health Fund
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.Which day was recently celebrated as the National Deworming Day as mandated by the Union ministry of health and family welfare in a bid to tackle the countrywide public health threat of intestinal worm?

a) 10th February
b) 11th February
c) 12th February
d) 13th February

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 country for which Britain's Prince Charles has launched a new 10-million-dollar Development Impact Bond (DIB) to help improve education for over 200,000 children?

a) India
b) Bangladesh
c) South Africa
d) Ethiopia


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.Which of the following are officially agreed BPM (Border Personnel Meeting) points between the Indian Army and People's Liberation Army of China for regular consultations and interactions between the two armies, which helps in defusing stand-offs?

a) Chushul in Ladakh
b) Nathu La in Sikkim
c) Bum La Pass in Arunachal Pradesh
d) Lipulekh Pass in Uttarakhand

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


7.Name the top state among larger states followed by Punjab, and Tamil Nadu in the comprehensive Health Index report titled, 'Healthy States, Progressive India' which was released by NITI Aayog recently?

a) Uttar Pradesh
b) Karnataka
c) Kerala
d) Gujarat


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 is the head of the committee constituted by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to monitor and expedite capital acquisition projects for the modernisation of the armed forces?

a) Sanjay Sujoy
b) Vinay Sheel Oberoi
c) Vinay Singh
d) Vivek Oberoi

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 place where in a bid to conserve the dwindling rhododendron species a rhododendron park has been established?

a) Kullu in Himachal Pradesh
b) Ladakh in Jammu & Kashmir
c) Chopta in Uttarakhand
d) Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh

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 is the top ranked Indian institute in THE World Rankings 2018?

a) Indian Institute of Science(IISc), Bangalore
b) Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay
c) Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi
d) Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

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