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Current Affairs Quiz (21-february-2018)

Quiz (21-february-2018)


1.How many Indian languages are said to be endangered as per the Census Directorate as due to the small number who speak the languages are expected to soon be extinct?

a) 42
b) 41
c) 40
d) 39

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


2.Name the state where Kambala has been declared a legal rural sport after President Ram Nath Kovind approved a Bill related to it?

a) Kerala
b) Tamil Nadu
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Karnataka

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


3.Name the place where the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) 2018 was organised recently?

a) Mumbai
b) New Delhi
c) Hyderabad
d) Bengaluru

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


4.Name the country which announced that it will contribute $1 million for relief efforts in the Pacific Ocean Kingdom of Tonga that was devastated by Cyclone Gita recently?

a) India
b) Japan
c) Singapore
d) Germany

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 of the following is the India's fastest train?

a) Gatimaan Express
b) Shatabdi Express
c) Rajdhani Express
d) None of the above


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


6.What is the rank of India among 52 low-middle income countries based on the number of children dying within the first month of their birth, which is 25.4 per 1,000 live births?

a) 11th-worst
b) 12th-worst
c) 13th-worst
d) 14th-worst

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 first foreign ecommerce firm to stock and sell food items directly to consumers?

a) Flipkart
b) Adexmart
c) Amazon
d) Infibeam


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


8.Who was recently sworn in as Nepal's prime minister for the second time?

a) Sher Bahadur Deuba
b) KP Sharma Oli
c) Bidya Devi Bhandari
d) None of the above

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 country's first ever Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) which was released recently?

a) Indo-Road
b) Indo-Naksa
c) Indo-Rasta
d) Indo-HCM

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 percentage growth recorded in foreign tourist arrivals in one year in India?

a) 8.4%
b) 8.3%
c) 8.2%
d) 8.1%

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