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Current Affairs Quiz (26-Dec-2016)

Quiz (26-Dec-2016)

1. Which players created history when for the first time in Test history two players from a team scored 200 or more runs and took at least 25 wickets in a Test series?

a) Jayant Yadav
b) Amit Mishra
c) R. Ashwin
d) R. Jadeja

A) a & b are correct answers
B) c & d are correct answers
C) b & c are correct answers
D) a & d are correct answers


2. Which city hosted the three-day session of the Governing Council of the Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology (APCTT) recently?

a) New Delhi
b) Dhaka
c) Mumbai
d) Islamabad

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


3. Which all agencies are bound by law to report cyber incidents Section 70B of IT Act?

a) Service Providers
b) Body Corporates
c) Data Centres
d) Intermediaries

A) a & b are correct answers
B) a, b & c are correct answers
C) b & c are correct answers
D) a, b, c & d are correct answers


4. What is the additional grace period which has been provided to farmers to benefit from the prompt repayment incentive of 3% to farmers whose crop loans are due for repayment between November 1 and December 31, 2016?

a) 60 days
b) 50 days
c) 40 days
d) 30 days

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


5. Name the tennis star who was recently stabbed by an intruder at her home recently?

a) Petra Kvitova
b) Dominika Cibulkova
c) Ana Ivanovic
d) Petra Kvitova

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


6. Name the place from where the astronomers and cosmologists used a 1.8 metre telescope at the summit of Haleakala to repeatedly image three quarters of the visible sky over four years making it the world’s largest digital survey which was released recently?

a) Lanai
b) Hilo
c) Maui
d) Kauai

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


7. Name the Indian batsman who scored an epic triple ton recently?

a) Ajinke Rahane
b) K L Rahul
c) Karun Nair
d) Rohit Sharma

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


8. Name the nuclear-capable cruise missile of India which test failed for the fourth time recently?

a) Nag
b) Nirbhay
c) Brahmos
d) Agni-I

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


9. Who was recently named ICC Test Cricketer of the Year 2016?

a) Virat Kohli
b) AB De Villers
c) Ravinchandran Ashwin
d) Glen Maxwell

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


10. Name the Indian boxers who brought laurels for India at the International Boxing Association's 70th anniversary gala in Montreux, Switzerland recently, picking up different awards for their performances?

a) M C Mary Kom
b) Shiva Thapa
c) Vikas Krishan
d) Manoj Kumar

A) a & c are correct answers
B) b & c are correct answers
C) c & d are correct answers
D) a & d are correct answers