Home » Current Affairs »Current Affairs Quiz (23-May-2017)

Current Affairs Quiz (23-May-2017)

Quiz (May-23-2017)

1.Which place recently hosted the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council meeting to finalise the percentage of GST to be levied on different items?

a) Jaipur
b) New Delhi
c) Srinagar
d) Kolkata

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.Name the artillery guns which were received by India recently, the first artillery guns in almost 30 years after the Bofors scandal unfolded in the late 1980s?

a) M444s
b) M555s
c) M666s
d) M777s

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.Which team won the 10th edition of IPL?

a) Rising Pune Supergiant
b) Kolkata Knight Riders
c) Delhi Dare Devils
d) Mumbai Indians

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.Name the youngster who pulled off the biggest win of his career to win the Italian Open tennis title?

a) Dominic Thiem
b) Alexander Zverev
c) Nick Kyrgios
d) Borna Coric

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


5.Name the title which was recently won by Divij Sharan and Purav Raja, their first title of the 2017 season and maiden on the clay courts?

a) The Bordeaux Challenger trophy
b) Etihas Trophy
c) GEMAX Open
d) Open de Rennes Trophy

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 country clinched theCompound Team gold medal of Archery World Cup?

a) China
b) India
c) Columbia
d) USA

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 women cricket team won the Quadrangular Series, in Potchefstroom, recently?

a) Zimbabwe
b) South Africa
c) India
d) Ireland

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 former President of India after which the scientists at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration have named a new organism discovered by them?

a) Pratibha Patil
b) A P J Abdul Kalam
c) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
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 country with which United States recently sealed an arms deal worth $350 billion (Rs 22.75 lakh crore)?

a) Israel
b) Saudi Arabia
c) Russia
d) France

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 team won the 38th Federation Cup football tournament?

a) Bengaluru FC
b) Mohun Bagan
c) Salgaocar Club
d) Kochi FC

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