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Current Affairs Quiz (27-Mar-2017)

Quiz (Mar-27-2017)

1. Which day was celebrated as World Water Day recently?

a) 21st March
b) 22nd March
c) 23rd March
d) 24th March

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 birds have a human-like infectious laughter-a ‘play call’ as per the new research from the Messerli Research Institute in Australia?

a) Pionus Parrots
b) Humbolt Penguins
c) Kiwi
d) Kea parrots

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 country created history by securing its first win against Sri Lanka in 100th Test?

a) Zimbabwe
b) Kenya
c) Bangladesh
d) Afghanistan

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. Which company recently announced its decision to merge with Idea Cellular to create the country's undisputed leader in the world's second largest telecom market after China?

a) Aircel
b) Vodafone
c) Telenor
d) Airtel

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


5. Which agency will conduct majority of tests conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education from 2018?

a) NTS
b) ATS
c) BTS
d) CTS

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. Name the bank whose merger was recently announced with State Bank of India?

a) PNB
b) UBI
c) BMB
d) BOB

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 Indian cities which are among the 10 cheapest places on the planet to live in as per the report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), part of The Economist Group?

a) Bengaluru
b) Patna
c) Kolkata
d) Chennai

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


8.Name the bowler who is now at the top spot in the ICC Test ranking for bowlers?

a) Nathan Lyon
b) Ravindra Jadeja
c) R. Ashwin
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. Who retained their position as the richest Asians in the UK in 2017 with an estimated wealth of 19 billion pounds according to an annual ranking of the richest Asians in Britain?

a) Lakshmi Mittal
b) Swaraj Paul
c) Hindujas
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


10. Who won the first medal at the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup (Shot Gun) in Acapulco, Mexico recently?

a) Ankur Mittal
b) Manvendra Singh
c) Sanjay Kapoor
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