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Current Affairs Quiz (22-march-2018)

Quiz (22-march-2018)


1.. Which of the following are the three participating states in the SATH-E project which was released by NITI Aayog recently?

a) Jharkhand
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Odisha
d) Chhattisgarh

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


2. Name the organisation with which India signed a $120 million loan agreement for completion of works for double-tracking and electrification of railways tracks along high-density corridors to improve the operational efficiency of Indian railways?br/>
a) Asian Development Bank
b) World Bank
c) BRICS
d) European Union

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 whose cricket team recently gained One Day International (ODI) status?

a) Afghanistan
b) Nepal
c) Zimbabwe
d) Papua New Guinea

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.With which of the following India’s Department of Space (DoS) recently signed a landmark agreement that will allow sharing of earth observation satellite data which is a big step forward in mutual cooperation in space programmes?

a) European Union
b) NASA
c) NATO
d) None of the above

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


5.Out of the following which are the one in which the government has extended the facility of hiring workers on fixed term employment for improving the ease of doing business for players intending to hire people for completing specified projects, tasks or orders?

a) All sectors
b) Health sector
c) Textile sector
d) None of the above


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.Which city came on top in the fifth edition of the Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems (ASICS)?

a) Thiruvananthapuram
b) Pune
c) Bengaluru
d) Kolkata

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 period up to which the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs recently approved the proposal of Department of Fertilizers to continue Urea Subsidy Scheme?

a) 2021-22
b) 2018-19
c) 2019-20
d) 2022-23


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.Which country signed an umbrella agreement with India in the field of defence?

a) Iran
b) Madagascar
c) Singapore
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.Name the place where President Ram Nath Kovind recently inaugurated World Hindi Secretariat?

a) Frankfurt
b) Kathmandu
c) Port Louis
d) New Delhi

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.Who was recently elected as chancellor of Germany?

a) Helmut Kohl
b) Angela Merkel
c) Nancy Merkel
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