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Current Affairs Quiz (23-Feb-2017)

Quiz (Feb-23-2017)

1. Who took oath as the new chief minister of Nagaland recently?

a) T R Zeliang
b) Yanthungo Patton
c) Shurhozelie Liezietsu
d) G Kaito Aye

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


2. Name the new version of Skype developed by Microsoft with the help of Microsoft's development centre in Hyderabad?

a) Skype Ind
b) Skype Easy
c) Skype Sky
d) Skype Lite

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 skilling-cum-job-search/hiring platform for low-skilled people in India developed recently by Microsoft?

a) Mitr
b) Sahyog
c) Sangam
d) Samvad

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 is the amount of cost involved for approaching the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC)?

a) 1 crore
b) 2 crore
c) 75 lakhs
d) 50 lakhs

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 neighbouring country of India which will hold its first local elections in two decades in May 2017?

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

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 company recently announced a Rs.16, 000 crore share buy-back, the biggest in the Indian capital market?

a) Infosys
b) Reliance
c) TCS
d) Wipro

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 country whose cricketers were selected for IPL for the first time recently?

a) Kenya
b) Scotland
c) Afghanistan
d) UAE

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. Name the world’s first nationwide interoperable payments service, developed by National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI), Visa Inc. and Master card Inc?

a) India QR
b) Bharat QR
c) Saral QR
d) Sasta QR

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. Which country topped the list among the 63 countries listed in Nielsen’s global consumer confidence index released recently?

a) Philippines
b) USA
c) India
d) Singapore

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. Which country overtook Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest crude producer in December 2016?

a) Russia
b) USA
c) Dubai
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