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Current Affairs Quiz (27-May-2017)

Quiz (May-27-2017)

1.What is the rank of India among nations most affected by internal displacements due to disasters and conflicts as per the recent report released by Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre?

a) 1st
b) 2nd
c) 3rd
d) 4th

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 cities are ranked 1 and 2 respectively in the most densely populated urban areas according to the UN Habitat data released recently?

a) Dhaka & Kota respectively
b) Kota & Mumbai respectively
c)Mumbai & Dhakarespectively
d)Dhaka & Mumbai respectively

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.What is the percentage of value addition done in India will qualify a good to be defined as local goods as per the new policy titled 'Government Procurement preference to Make in India order, 2017' which was approved by Cabinet recently?

a) 20% or more
b) 30% or more
c) 40% or more
d) 50% or more

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.Who will be the next Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, under the Ministry of Finance from June 1, 2017?

a) Sanjay Singh
b) Tapan Ray
c) Anirban Roy
d) Sanjay Guna

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 country has built a monument at Brussels to commemorate the victims of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks at the new NATO headquarters in Brussels?

a) United States
b) France
c) Britain
d) Germany

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 institution was recently abolished by government in a major decision aimed at further easing doing business in India?

a) AIBP
b) FIPB
c) FSPD
d) AAIM

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.What is the new fair and remunerative price (FRP) of sugarcane for 2017-18 which was approved by The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) recently?

a) Rs.200 per quintal
b) Rs.215 per quintal
c) Rs.225 per quintal
d) Rs.230 per quintal

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.What is the name of programme which was launched by government for digital attestation of documents?

a) e-Certificate
b) e-Sanad
c) e-Praman
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.Which bank has launched a national hackathon for developers, start-ups and students to come up with innovative ideas and solutions for the banking sector?

a) Punjab National Bank
b) State Bank of India
c) Bank of Baroda
d) ICICI Bank

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 cricketer won the coveted International Cricketer of the Year award at the CEAT Cricket Rating International awards 2017?

a) Ravichandran Ashwin
b) Virat Kohli
c) M. S. Dhoni
d) Zaheer 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