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Current Affairs Quiz (17-Mar-2017)

Quiz (Mar-17-2017)

1. Name the place where India recently installed its tallest and heaviest national flag?

a) Amritsar
b) Attari
c) Ludhiana
d) Jalandhar

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


2. Which educational institute recently became the first Indian educational institute to make it to the top 10 of the global university?

a) IIT, Mumbai
b) IIT, Chennai
c) IIT, Delhi
d) IISc, Bangalore

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 new sponsor of the Indian cricket team?

a) Reliance
b) Star India
c) OPPO
d) Airtel

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 country is having the highest bribery rate among the 16 Asia Pacific countries surveyed by Transparency International?

a) Pakistan
b) India
c) Malaysia
d) Bangladesh

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


5. What are the services which will be offered by the Digital Locker Portal which is being set up the government?

a) Allowing citizens to sign up for a Digital Locker account via web based portal or mobile app
b) Allowing accessing of documents from issuers using document references available in the Digital Locker account
c) Allowing access to requesters to access issued documents by providing document references
d) None of the above

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


6. Name the thing which NASA is planning to create at the International Space Station (ISS) to provide new insights into gravity and dark matter?

a) AAL
b) BAL
c) CAL
d) DAL

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. What are the major points of the new definition of ragging which were issued by AICTE recently?

a) Any abuse related to percentage of marks achieved
b) Any act of physical or mental abuse on the ground of colour, race, religion, caste and ethnicity
c) Any gender specific abuse
d) Any abuse related to sexual orientation, appearance, nationality, regional origins, linguists identity, place of birth, place of residence or economic background

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


8. Which airlines is planning to launch India’s first foreign-owned airline after the Indian government allowed 100%FDI in this sector in June 2016?

a) Lufthansa
b) Qatar Airways
c) Singapore Airlines
d) Cathay Pacific

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 two bowlers who were ranked joint-first on ICCs list of best bowlers in Tests released recently?

a) R. Ashwin
b) Ishant Sharma
c) Ravindra Jadeja
d) Deyl Steyn

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


10. Name the country whose first lunar mission which was generally considered lost, was recently found orbiting the moon by NASA scientists?

a) India
b) France
c) China
d) USA

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