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Current Affairs Quiz (19-June-2017)

Quiz (June-19-2017)

1.Which are the correct combinations of the main agriculture produce of the respective states?

a) Turmeric-Telangana
b) Red Chilli-Andhra Pradesh
c) Onion-Maharashtra
d) Soya bean-Madhya Pradesh

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


2.Which of the following are referred to as STEM subjects?

a) Science
b) Technology
c) English
d) Mathematics

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


3.Name the South American country which recently provided first legal recognition to three gay men staying together family 'polyamorous family'?

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

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 recently ratified two key core conventions on child labour at the International Labour Conference in Geneva, a step towards complete prohibition of child labour?

a) Pakistan
b) India
c) Singapore
d) Sri Lanka

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


5.What are some of the facts about Tax Invoices which would be in vogue after the implementation of GST from 1st July, 2017?

a) All GST taxpayers are free to design their own invoice format
b) Only certain fields must mandatorily be in the invoice
c) All fields must mandatorily be in the invoice
d) All GST taxpayers are not free to design their own invoice format

A) a & c is the correct answer
B) a & d is the correct answer
C) a & b is the correct answer
D) None of these is the correct answer


6.What are some of the major decisions taken in the first quarterly performance review of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) recently?

a) Consolidation of state-run banks
b) Financial computer emergency response team for cyber threats
c) States to bear the burden of farm loan waivers
d) Centre to launch farm loan waivers

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


7.Which are the two bus routes in which the buses plying on these routes for transporting passengers will be exempted from Integrated GST (IGST)?

a) Punjab-Islamabad
b) Delhi-Lahore
c) Kolkata-Dhaka
d) Sikkim-Thimpu

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


8.What are the major estimates in internet usage of India as estimated by Cisco?

a) 829 million internet users (59% of population in 2021), up from 373 million (28% of population in 2016)
b) 2 million networked devices in 2021, up from 1.4 billion in 2016;
c) 67% of all networked devices will be mobile connected by 2021
d) None of the above

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


9.Which among the following are among new events which were recently approved by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for inclusion in the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020?

a) Three-a-side basketball
b) Six-a-side basketball
c) Cricket
d) Mixed relays in athletics and swimming

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


10.Rank the top four nations in level of peace as per the Global Peace Index 2017?

a) Iceland, New Zealand, Portugal, Austria
b) New Zealand, Portugal, Austria, Iceland
c) New Zealand, Iceland, Portugal, Austria
d) New Zealand, Portugal, Iceland, Austria

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