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Current Affairs Quiz (25-January-2018)

Quiz (25-January-2018)


1.Name the agency which recently released a report titled 'Reward Work, Not Wealth' ?



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

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 agency which released the fifth edition of the Global Talent Competitiveness Index in partnership with The Adecco Group and Tata communications ?

a) TCS
b) Infosys
c) Yes Bank
d) INSEAD

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 India's first sovereign wealth fund which recently announced the creation of an investment platform to invest up to $3 billion in ports, terminals, transportation and logistics businesses in India?

a) CIIF
b) DIIF
c) NIIF
d) FIIF

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 celestial body which will be touched by Nasa’s new probe- Parker solar probe?

a) Sun
b) Mars
c) Jupiter
d) Venus

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 place in Australia where a group of scientists recently found a small population of fish that 'walk' along the seabed?

a) Tasmania
b) Queensland
c) Victoria
d) Canberra

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 recently signed a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Sri Lanka aimed at boosting trade and investment between the two countries?

a) USA
b) China
c) Singapore
d) Hong Kong

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 actor of the film 'Victoria & Abdul' which recently received two nominations at the 90th Academy Awards?

a) Shahrukh Khan
b) Amitabh Bachchan
c) Ali Fazal
d) Salman Khan

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 person who assumed charge as the Election Commissioner of India recently?

a) O P Kohli
b) Ashok Lavasa
c) Sanjay Singh
d) Ashok Priyadarshi

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 country will host the first summit of the International Solar Alliance (IAS) in March 2018 ?

a) France
b) Germany
c) India
d) Switzerland

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 country has launched a multimillion-dollar campaign to stop the predatory crown-of-thorns starfish devouring the Great Barrier Reef?

a) Australia
b) New Zealand
c) South Africa
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