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Current Affairs Quiz (23-January-2018)

Quiz (23-January-2018)


1.What is the rank of India on Inclusive Development Index of World Economic Forum (WEF) which was released recently at Davos?



a) 60th
b) 61st
c) 62nd
d) 63rd

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


2.Which country was the largest source of foreign investment in as reported in the Census on Foreign Liabilities and Assets of Indian Direct Investment Companies 2016-17?

a) Japan
b) Singapore
c) United States
d) Mauritius

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.What is the rating system is the star-rating initiative, developed by the Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban based on multiple cleanliness indicators for solid waste management?

a) 4-star
b) 5-star
C) 7-star
d) 10-star

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.Who has sung and composed the official anthem for 'Bharat Ke Veer', a government initiative with a corpus fund to help the families of paramilitary troopers killed in the line of duty?

a) Kailash Kher
b) Lata Mangeshkar
c) Anu Malik
d) Aaman Malik

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


5.Union government has decided to declare 2018 as the 'National year of…………'. Fill in the blank with the right option?

a) Millets
b) Maize
c) Sugarcane
d) Rice

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.What is the new accounting system to which banks and non-banking financial companies are due to switch from 1 April 2018?

a) GSAC
b) BhatAS
c) IndAS
d) Bharat

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 new ocean data acquisition system which will do away with the present practice of collecting water samples from sea and studying their pollution levels thereafter?

a) Ocean Ration
b) Data Ration
c) Automated Moorings
d) Oceanica

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 city which recently carried out the capital's first evacuation drill for a military attack since World War II?

a) Seoul
b) Tokyo
c) New Delhi
d) Kabul

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 international organisation recently reaffirmed that India's economy is projected to grow by 7.4 percent in the next fiscal year?

a) World Bank
b) World Economic Forum
c) The International Monetary Fund
d) BRICS

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 of the following are the components which comprises India's Forex reserves?

a) Foreign currency assets (FCAs)
b) Gold reserves
c) Special drawing rights (SDRs)
d) RBI's position with the International Monetary Fund (IMF)

A) a & b is the correct answer
B) b & c is the correct answer
C) a, b & c is the correct answer
D) All of the above is the correct answer