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Current Affairs Quiz (24-Apl-2017)

Quiz (Apl-24-2017)

1.. Name the country’s first locally designed and manufactured robot which was launched recently in Mumbai?

a) The Lion
b) The King
c) The Brabo
d) The Bebo

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 accounts for the largest number of deaths owing to particulate matter (PM2.5)-small pollutant particles of 2.5 micron size that can easily enter the respiratory systems and cause ailments-according to a Lancet study released recently?

a) France
b) Singapore
c) Pakistan
d) India

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 National Security Adviser of United States who visited India recently?

a) General H R Lawson
b) General Mc John
c) General Brian Kar
d) General H R McMaster

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 date from which, fuel outlets in eight states will be shut every Sunday?

a) 7th May 2017
b) 14th May 2017
c) 21st May 2017
d) 28th May 2017

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


5.What is the date from which the government has banned the use of red beacon on vehicles attached to dignitaries, including the central and state ministers and other VVIPs?

a) 1st May 2017
b) 1st June 2017
c) 1st July 2017
d) 1st August 2017

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 amount the government is planning to lend to pull rural households out of poverty under its redrawn micro-credit programme?

a) 0.50lakh per family
b) 1lakh per family
c) 1.5lakh per family
d) 2.0lakh per family

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 land attack supersonic cruise missile which was successfully test-fired by Indian Navy in the Bay of Bengal, joining an elite club of navies to have capability to strike on land targets from sea?

a) Shivam
b) Mangalya
c) Brahmos
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


8.Which country retained the top spot among remittances receiving nations according to a World Bank report?

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

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.How many people are estimated to practice open defecation in 2015 as the World Bank Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals?

a) 950mn
b) 946mn
c) 940mn
d) 920mn

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.What is the percentage of the net salary is the amount which has been set as benchmark by Supreme Court for maintenance to be paid by a husband to his estranged wife citing this as ‘just and proper’ amount as alimony?

a) 25%
b) 20%
c) 15%
d) 10%

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