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Current Affairs Quiz (19-Dec-2016)

Quiz (19-Dec-2016)

1. Name the declaration which was issued after the Heart of Asia Conference which was held in India recently?

a) New Delhi Declaration
b) Mumbai Declaration
c) Amritsar Declaration
d) Chandigarh Declaration

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


2. Which country recently won the women Asia cup cricket tournament?

a) Pakistan
b) China
c) India
d) Nepal

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


3. Which organisation is providing financial support to incentivize the district administration to reach out to the general public and small traders in villages and talukas, and encourage them to shift to cashless payments?

a) Reserve Bank of India
b) Indian Bank Association
c) Niti Aayog
d) None of the above

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


4. What is the amount of foreign direct investment milestone which was reached by India recently firmly establishing its credentials as a safe investment destination in the world?

a) $ 200 billion
b) $ 300 billion
c) $ 350 billion
d) $ 400 billion

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


5. Name the country where scientists have discovered what could be the world,s first polluted river?

a) Iraq
b) Iran
c) Jordan
d) India

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


6. Name the skipper of Indian cricket team which won the Women,s T20 Asia Cup recently?

a) Mithali Raj
b) Harmanpreet Kaur
c) E. Bisht
d) None of the above

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


7. Who was recently sworn in as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for the third time after the death of Jayalalithaa?

a) P Oneersevam
b) O Ceernasevam
c) O Panneerselvam
d) None of the above

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


8. Which country recently launched its Resourcesat-2A imaging satellite via its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C36 rocket?

a) France
b) China
c) India
d) None of the above

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


9. What were the main policy recommendations of the Reserve Bank of India which were announced by The Reserve Bank of India (RBI in its fifth bimonthly policy review recently?

a) Repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent
b) Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR) unchanged at 4%
c) Reduction of GVA forecast to 7.1%
d) SLR reduced to 20%

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


10. Name some of the incentive measures announced in a bid to promote less-cash economy by government recently?

a) Discount of 0.75 per cent on purchase of petrol and diesel
b) 10 per cent and 8 per cent discount in case of general and life insurance PSU,s
c) 0.5 percent discount on monthly and seasonal suburban railway tickets
d) 10 percent discount on purchase of groceries

A) a & b are correct answers
B) b & c are correct answers
C) c is correct answer
D) a, b & c are correct answers