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Current Affairs Quiz (23-October-2017)

Quiz (23-October-2017)

1.Name the oldest educational institute in India ?

a) Serampore college, Howrah
b) University of Mumbai
c) University of Madras
d) University of Calcutta

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


2.Name the singer who was awarded the Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration (2015-16) ?

a) Gulzar
b) M S Swaminathan
c) P V Rajagopal
d) T M Krishna

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


3.Who has been appointed as the new director general of Railway Protection Force (RPF) ?

a) S K Bhagat
b) Dharmendra Kumar
c) R R Verma
d) Sushil Kumar

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


4.Which state government has initiated the cloud seeding Project Varshadhari ?

a) Tamilnadu
b) Andhra Pradesh
c) Mizoram
d) Karnataka

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


5.Name the educational institute where the world’s largest combustion research centre was inaugurated ?

a) IIT Kharagpur
b) BITS Pilani
c) IIT Madras
d) IIT Bombay

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


6.Name the first female referee to officiate a match at FIFA (U 17) World cup ?

a) Esther Staubli
b) Alex Morgan
c) Bibiana Steinhaus
d) Christine Sinclair

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


7.Which state government was selected for establishing first marine police training institute ?

a) Gujarat
b) Tamilnadu
c) Andhra Pradesh
d) Maharashtra

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


8.Who won Nobel Prize 2017 for Literature ?

a) Kazuo Ishiguro
b) Orhan Pamuk
c) Bob Dylan
d) Svetlana Alexievich

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


9.Which state assembly has become the first in India to call motions online ?

a) Maharashtra
b) Rajasthan
c) Kerala
d) Tamilnadu

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



10.Name the city which has been chosen to set up a Turtle sanctuary in India ?

a) Bhopal
b) Hyderabad
c) Kolkata
d) Allahabad

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