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1. Which is the group of countries with which India’s trade relations can be improved by 69 ways as suggested by a parliamentary committee recently?

A) SAARC nations
B) ASEAN nations
C) BRICS nations
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


2. Finance minister Arun Jaitley recently said India is within the reach of '1 billion-1 billion-1 billion' vision of financial inclusion. What does each of the 1 billion respectively stands for?

A) 1 billion unique Aadhaar numbers linked to 1 billion bank accounts and 1 billion mobile phones
B) 1 billion unique Aadhaar numbers linked to 1 billion landline phones and 1 billion savings accounts
C) 1 billion unique new saving accounts linked to 1 billion affordable houses and 1 billion mobile phones
D) 1 billion unique Aadhaar numbers linked to 1 billion affordable houses and 1 billion mobile phones

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 index measures the countries on the basis of least and most acceptable towards migrants?

A) The Lafarge index
B) The Diminishing Migrants Utility index
C) The Sunrise index
D) The Gallup index

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 is the country towards which India is looking forward to give a fillip to India’s economy? A) USA B) China C) France D) Germany
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. Who is the chairman of an RBI-constituted committee on household finances?

A) Sangeeta Subramaniam
B) Sanjay Singh
C) Tarun Ramadorai
D) Tarun Rajpal

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 day is celebrated as National Sports Day in India?

A) August 28
B) August 29
C) August 30
D) August 31

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. Which is the most unequal state in India as per the Gini co-efficient as per the recent statement made by outgoing Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya?

A) Bihar
B) Odisha
C) Kerala
D) Tamil Nadu

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. In economics, which index is a measure of statistical dispersion intended to represent the income or wealth distribution of a nation's residents, and is the most commonly used measure of inequality?

A) The Lafarge Index
B) The Gini coefficient
C) The BS Index
D) The Kent coefficient

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 among the following is correct direct tax to GDP forecast made by Niti Aayog?

A) 5.8% -FY18
B) 6%-FY19
C) 6.3%-FY20
D) None of the above

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


10. Who among the following were awarded Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna for 2017?

A) Sardar Singh
B) Virat Kohli
C) Devendra Jhajharia
D) Saina Mirza

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