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Current Affairs Quiz (19-January-2018)

Quiz (19-January-2018)


1.Who received the Sir Garfield Trophy for Cricketer of the Year 2017?



a) Rohit Sharma
b) Steven Smith
c) Virat Kohli
d) R Ashwin

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.Who was adjudged ICC Associate Cricketer of the Year after taking 60 wickets in 2017?

a) Anjum Khan
b) Rashid Anjum
c) Irfan Wahab
d) Rashid Khan

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's most lethal nuclear-capable inter-continental ballistic missile which was successfully test-fired recently?

a) Agni-III
b) Agni-IV
C) Agni-V
d) Agni-VI

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 social media platform which recently announced launch of its business app?

a) WhatsApp
b) Google
c) Facebook
d) Linkedin

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 is the rate at which India's gross domestic product (GDP) will grow in FY19 as India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra)?

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

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.Name the scheme which has been launched by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare to provide assured, comprehensive and quality antenatal care, free of cost, universally to all pregnant women?

a) PMJASY
b) PMMY
c) PMSMA
d) PMJDU

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 is the name of the Indian Naval Sailing Vessel on which the all-woman Indian Navy team successfully crossed the notoriously rough Drake Passage?

a) Tarang
b) Vahini
c) Tarini
d) Vimana

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.Name the state which in an unprecedented move announced a 1% reservation in the open category for orphans in the state?

a) Gujarat
b) Maharashtra
c) Kerala
d) West Bengal

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.What is the name of UN system-wide coordination body on environment and human settlements?

a) OMG
b) SDG
c) EMG
d) SRI

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.What is the name of a one-day Mega Conclave, a first ever interaction between the Ministry of Railways and the Construction Industry?

a) NIRMAN SAMVAD
b) NIRMANALAYA
c) NIRMAN RAIL
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