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Quiz (August-29-2017)

1. Name the system of preferred numbers which has been found useful in determining currency notes denominations and was in the news recently after Reserve Bank of India argued that Rs.200 note is needed to provide the missing link in this series?

A) Malthus series
B) Renard series
C) Bernard series
D) George series

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. What is the number of countries for which the scientists recently prepared a road map by which these countries could run entirely on energy created by wind, water and solar by 2050?

A) 139
B) 138
C) 137
D) 136

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 period for which the action agenda was unveiled by the government recently?

A) 6 year
B) 5 year
C) 4 year
D) 3 year

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 percentage of Rs.1000 note was deposited with Reserve Bank of India as on 31st March 2017 as per the data put on its website by Reserve Bank of India after demonetization?

A) 97.6%
B) 98.7%
C) 98.9%
D) 99.5%

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


5. Name the country which has become the first in the world to be served by commercial delivery by drones?
A) Ireland
B) Singapore
C) Iceland
D) Japan

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 of the following is believed to give a boost to credit growth in India by the experience of other countries that have brought in similar laws as per study by State Bank of India?

A) IPC
B) IBC
C) SIT
D) BCC

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 venue of the World Badminton Championships where India’s PV Sindhu's lost in the finals to Nozomi Okuhara?

A) London
B) Beijing
C) Glasgow
D) Tokyo

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 main problem facing the country as per the document issued by Niti Aayog recently?

A) Severe un-employment
B) Severe under-employment
C) Severe un-controlled price rise
D) Severe un-controlled population

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 was sworn in as the 45th Chief Justice of India recently?

A) Justice JS Khehar
B) Justice Dipak Misra
C) Justice Ranganath Misra
D) Justice G B Pattanaik

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. How many families have been linked to Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana in the last three years as per the address of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his 'Mann Ki Baat' radio programme recently?

A) 10 crore families
B) 20 crore families
C) 30 crore families
D) 40 crore families

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