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Current Affairs Quiz (23-June-2017)

Quiz (June-23-2017)

1.Which agency is planning to ask banks not to charge for transactions made through the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) to promote digital payments and prevent consumers from going back to cash payments?

a) BOSS
b) NPCI
c) RBI
d) DFS

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.What are the major three benefits of Atal Pension Yojana?

a) Minimum guaranteed pension between Rs.1000-Rs.5000 from age of 60
b) Same pension to spouse after death of subscriber after 60 years
c) 200% of the pension to spouse after death of subscriber after 60 years
d) Return of pension corpus between Rs.1.70 lakh to Rs.8.50 lakh to nominee after death of subscriber & the spouse

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


3.What are the main features of GSLV MkIII-D1 which was successfully launched from the spaceport in Sriharikota?

a) It is a three-stage vehicle with indigenous cryogenic upper stage engine
b) It is the heaviest rocket to be launched from our own soil
c) It has two solid strap-on motors (S200) and a core liquid booster (L110)
d) It is the lightest rocket to ever successfully launched in India

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


4.What were the major highlights of the second bi-monthly monetary policy for 2017-18recently announced by Reserve bank of India?

a) Repo rate unchanged at 6.50%,
b) Repo rate unchanged at 6.25%,
c) Reverse repo unchanged at 6%
d) Statutory Liquidity Ratio cut by 0.5% to 20%

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


5.Name the countries which were visited by India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently?

a) Germany
b) Spain
c) Russia
d) France

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


6.Name the top four nations respectively in Nuclear Generation as per the data of World Nuclear Association for 2016?

a) USA
b) France
c) China
d) Russia

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


7.What are the major highlights of the 'TB Cough', the campaign launched to spread awareness against TB by Ministry of Health, Govt. of India on World No Tobacco Day on May 31?

a) It warns people of increasing risk of TB associated with smoking cigarettes or bidis
b) It makes people aware of increasing TB due to pollution only
c) It warns people of increasing risk of TB due to malnutrition
d) It warns people of increasing risk of TB on being exposed to second-hand smoke

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


8.Name the Indians who have won Grand Slam trophies for India?

a) Leander Paes
b) Mahesh Bhupathi
c) Sania Mirza
d) Rohan Bopanna

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


9.Which among the following phenomenon affects the normal monsoon in India?

a) Westerlies
b) Easterlies
c) El Nino
d) Sea Breeze

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


10.What is the number of agricultural commodities for which the government fixes minimum support prices or MSPs?

a) 22
b) 23
c) 24
d) 25

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