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Current Affairs Quiz (20-December-2017)

Quiz (20-December-2017)


1.Name the new initiative that has been launched by the Union Health Ministry on Universal Health Coverage Day ?



a) Sagar
b) Laqshya
c) Shristi
d) Sondaryam

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


2.Which country won the finals in the Hockey World League 2016-17 (Men)?

a) Argentina
b) India
c) Australia
d) Germany

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


3.What is the main function of the newly setup body, National Informatics Centre- Computer Emergency Response Teams (NIC-CERT) ?

a) To connect institutions and organizations carrying out research and development
b) To enable nation-wide reach and provide IT infrastructure to support e-Governance service
C) To implement information-technology projects, in collaboration with central and state governments in India
d) To monitor and help in early detection and mitigation of cyber-attacks on government networks.

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


4.Name the disease, which was declared ‘eliminated from India’ by Ministry of Health?

a) Measles
b) Trachoma
c) Pneumonia
d) Jaundice

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 is the India’s GDP growth forecast for 2018 according United Nations Report ?

a) 8.9 percent
b) 7 percent
c) 7.2 percent
d) 6.7 percent

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


6.Name the country, which has the largest diaspora population in the world, according to UN Report (2018) ?

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

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.Name the new member, who was appointed to Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) ?

a) P L Malhotra
b) Smita Nagaraj
c) Sekhar Soni
d) V K Singh

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.Who is the new president of Chile?

a) Sebastian Pinera
b) Michelle Bachelet
c) Patricio Aylwin
d) Ricardo Lagos

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


9.Who is the new Ambassador of India to Turkmenistan ?

a) Parakhat Durdyev
b) TCA Raghavan
c) Ajay Bisaria
d) Azar AH Khan

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 organisation which has signed MoU with Indian Government for achieving immunization target ?

a) Rotary International
b) Red Cross
c) Lion Clubs International
d) Missionaries of Charity

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