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Current Affairs Quiz (18-Apl-2017)

Quiz (Apl-18-2017)

1.Name the corridor being planned to connect India with Russia and Europe via Iran?

a) UNSTC
b) OPSTC
c) INSTC
d) WBSTC

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.Which country was defeated by India in the Women’s hockey to win the Women's Hockey World League Round 2 at West Vancouver recently?

a) Argentina
b) Russia
c) Brazil
d) Chile

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 was defeated by India in the Davis Cup tennis to qualify for the World Group Play-off to be held in September?

a) Russia
b) New Zealand
c) Chile
d) Uzbekistan

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 Nobel Peace laureate who has been newly designated as a UN Messenger of Peace?

a) Kailash Satyarthi
b) Malala Yousafzai
c) Tawkkol Karman
d) Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

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 country recently signed six agreements, including one for expanding counterterrorism cooperation with India?

a) Australia
b) France
c) Germany
d) New Zealand

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 is the last date of submission of KYC & Aadhaar details to banks and financial institutions for accounts opened from July 2014 to August, 2015 and self-certify them to comply with FATCA regulations?

a) 31st May 2017
b) 30th April 2017
c) 30th June 2017
d) 31st July 2017

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 cities where India's state-owned fuel retailers plan to implement daily revision of fuel price from May 1, 2017 ahead of a nationwide roll out of the scheme?

a) Puducherry
b) Vizag
c) Udaipur
d) Jamshedpur

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


8.Name the Indians who are among Forbes' list of super achievers from Asia under the age of 30 who are "pushing boundaries of innovation"?

a) Dipa Karmakar
b) Sakshi Malik
c) Alia Bhatt
d) Sania Mirza

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


9.. What is the growth rate India is expected to achieve by 2017 as per the World Bank report released recently?

a) 7.1% b) 7.2% c) 7.3% d) 7.4%

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 Indian who has been inducted into the international advisory board of global think-tank The Atlantic Council?

a) Anil Ambani
b) Mukesh Ambani
c) Adi Godrej
d) Ratan Tata

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