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Current Affairs Quiz (22-Mar-2017)

Quiz (Mar-22-2017)

1. Name the cities in which the field trial of the new polymer-based Rs.10 bank note will be conducted by Reserve Bank of India?

a) Kochi
b) Mysore
c) Jaipur
d) Shimla

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


2. Name the Nobel laureate poet who died recently?

a) Joseph Brodsky
b) Gunter Grass
c) Doris Lessing
d) Derek Walcott

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 Australian cricket captain to score highest runs by an Australian captain in Tests in India?

a) Allan Border
b) Michael Clarke
c) Steve Smith
d) Ricky Ponting

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. What are the main features of The Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme which will be implemented from April 1, 2017?

a) Budgetary allocation of Rs.600 crore for 3 years
b) Budgetary allocation of Rs.900 crore for 3 years
c) Annual outlay of Rs.200 crore
d) Annual outlay of Rs.300 crore

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


5. How many clusters have been identified for building multimodal logistics parks (MLPs) to improve transportation and warehousing in the country?

a) 35 clusters
b) 36 clusters
c) 37 clusters
d) 38 clusters

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 topped consulting firm Mercer's list of cities offering the highest quality of life for the eighth year in a row?

a) Paris
b) Frankfurt
c) Vienna
d) New York

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. Which neighbouring country of India conducted its first national census in 19 years?

a) Bangladesh
b) Sri Lanka
c) Pakistan
d) Nepal

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 company will buy Israeli car tech firm Mobileye for acquiring technology for self-driving vehicles?

a) Tata Motors
b) Intel
c) Renault
d) Hyundai

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. Who has been given the additional charge of the Defence Minister of India?

a) Rajnath Singh
b) Jairam Ramesh
c) Arun Jaitley
d) Suresh Prabhu

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. Captain Amarinder Singh was recently sworn in as the ....... Chief Minister of Punjab?

a) 26th
b) 25th
c) 24th
d) 23rd

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