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Current Affairs Quiz (16-Mar-2017)

Quiz (Mar-16-2017)

1. Name the country whose President recently was removed by constitutional court over a graft scandal involving the country's conglomerates?

a) Singapore
b) South Korea
c) North Korea
d) France

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 planet whose moon will be probed by NASA's mission which is set to be launched in 2020?

a) Saturn
b) Venus
c) Mars
d) Jupiter

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 country which recently passed the landmark bill to regulate marriages of Hindu minority?

a) Bangladesh
b) Sri Lanka
c) Pakistan
d) Afghanistan

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 lake that was in the news after it has turned vivid pink?

a) Lake Eyre
b) The Westgate Park
c) Gippsland Lake
d) Lake Torrens

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 where scientists have discovered world's first fluorescent frog recently?

a) Argentina
b) Portugal
c) Brazil
d) Columbia

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. Who was recently sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Goa?

a) Digambar Kamat
b) Laxmikant Parsekar
c) Manohar Parrikar
d) Pratap Singh Rane

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 country which recently entered into talks with Japan to explore ways to bolster Japanese investment and trade in the Middle Eastern nation?

a) Iraq
b) Iran
c) Saudi Arabia
d) Jordan

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 was sworn in as the chief minister of Manipur recently?

a) Okram Ibobi Singh
b) Nongthombam Biren Singh
c) Radhabinod Koijam
d) Rishang Keishing

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. Who resigned as ICC chairman after merely eight months in office?

a) Dave Richardson
b) Bret Lee
c) Shashank Manohar
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


10. Which country is planning to declare the strategic Gilgit-Baltistan region as the fifth province, a move that may raise concerns in India?

a) Pakistan
b) Afghanistan
c) Iran
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