Current Affairs Quiz 16 July 2016

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— Current Affairs Quiz- 16 July 2016 —


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Que 1. What is the theme for World Youth Skills Day 2016

  1. Youth skills for work and life in the post-2015 agenda
  2. Skills Development to Improve Youth and Country
  3. Skills Development to Improve Youth Employment
  4. None of the above

Que 2. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on 14 July 2016

  1. Joseph Emmanuel
  2. P.I. Sabu
  3. Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi
  4. Antriksh Johri

Que 3. Who is the head of Supreme Court-constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) on that submitted its fifth report to the apex court.

  1. Justice L. Nageswara Rao
  2. Justice M B Shah
  3. Justice J.S. Khehar
  4. Justice Anil R. Dave

Que 4. The Supreme Court-constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) has recommended ban on cash transactions above _________ rupees in a day

  1. 2 lakh rupees
  2. 3 lakh rupees
  3. 3.25 lakh rupees
  4. 4 lakh rupees

Que 5. The Supreme Court-constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) has suggested capping the cash holding of an industry or individual at __________

  1. 10 lakh rupees
  2. 15 lakh rupees
  3. 17 lakh rupees
  4. 20 lakh rupees

Que 6. Who is the author of book “Moved My Interest Rate? “

  1. Pranab Mukherjee
  2. Manmohan Singh
  3. Duvvuri Subbarao
  4. Raghuram Rajan

Que 7. Which of the following cricket captain has scored 110 against England at Lord’s

  1. Sourav Ganguly
  2. Jason Holder
  3. Mushfiqur Rahim
  4. Misbah-ul-Haq

Que 8. Which of the following organization has declared India as Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus free

  1. WHO
  2. PAHO
  3. UNDP
  4. USAID

Que 9. Rare Marbled Map butterfly was sighted in Eastern Ghats of which state

  1. Karnataka
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Andhra Pradesh
  4. Odisha

Que 10. Who is the author of book ‘The Book of Indian Butterflies’ says that the Marbled Map (Cyrestis cocles) is listed as a rare butterfly species.

  1. Henry David Thoreau
  2. Clifford Geertz
  3. Nigel Lawson
  4. Issac Kehimkar

Que 11. The Union Government revised the time schedule for making payments under the Income Declaration Scheme 2016 by

  1. 30 August 2017
  2. 30 September 2017
  3. 30 October 2017
  4. 30 November 2017

Que 12. Freecharge is a digital payment platform which has announced its partnership with which bus aggregator platform

  1. Shuttl
  2. ClearTrip
  3. SuperTravel
  4. MyBus

Que 13. World Youth Skills Day 2016 observed on which date

  1. 14 July
  2. 15 July
  3. 16 July
  4. 17 July

Que 14. The Union Government has signed 100 million US dollars loan agreement with which organization to strengthen key irrigation and drainage system and improve water management in the Vennar sub-basin of the Cauvery delta

  1. ADB
  2. RBI
  3. World Bank
  4. None of the above

Que 15. The Vennar sub-basin of the Cauvery delta project running in which state

  1. Karnataka
  2. Andhra Pradesh
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. Kerala

Que 16. Who is the head of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an inter regulatory Working Group (WG) to study the entire gamut of regulatory issues relating to Fin Tech (financial technology) and Digital Banking in India

  1. Urjit R. Patel
  2. S. S. Mundra
  3. R. Gandhi
  4. Sudarshan Sen

Que 17. How many member in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an inter regulatory Working Group (WG) to study the entire gamut of regulatory issues relating to Fin Tech (financial technology) and Digital Banking in India

  1. 7 Members
  2. 9 Members
  3. 11 Member
  4. 13 Members

Que 18. The Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) successfully conducted proof firing tests of Armament system for 155 mm x 52 calibre (ATAGS).What does stands for ATAGS

  1. Advanced Towed Artillery Artillery Gun System
  2. Advance Trained Artillery Artillery Gun System
  3. Advanced Test Artillery Artificial Gun System
  4. None of the above

Que 19. Which software giant has collaborated with the Indian School of Business to boost social entrepreneurship in the country

  1. IBM
  2. SAP
  3. Intel
  4. Apple

Que 20. State-run BHEL has commissioned another 250 MW unit in which state

  1. Haryana
  2. Gujarat
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. Madhya Pradesh

Que 21. Which of the following institution has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with non-profit public organization namely Global Village Foundation (GVF) for collaborative studies and research on social and economic public policies.

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru University
  2. Maharshi Dayanand University
  3. Aligarh Muslim University
  4. University of Delhi

Que 22. Which state has launched the first online incubator for student start-ups

  1. Kerala
  2. Karnataka
  3. Odisha
  4. Haryana

Que 23. The country’s first industrial park, exclusively for women entrepreneurs, was launched in which state

  1. Mizoram
  2. Manipur
  3. Assam
  4. Uttarakhand

Que 24. Which Indian Naval ship carried an all women crew from Mauritius to the home port of Goa

  1. Virat
  2. Vikrant
  3. Airavat
  4. Mhadei

Que 25. Which Infosys veteran quit the company on 14th July, 2016

  1. Roopa Kudva
  2. Jeffrey Sean Lehman
  3. Samson David
  4. None of the above

Que 26. What is the theme for World Youth Skills Day 2016

  1. Youth skills for work and life in the post-2015 agenda
  2. Skills Development to Improve Youth and Country
  3. Skills Development to Improve Youth Employment
  4. None of the above

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—Answer Key —

1).3 2).3 3).2 4).2 5).2
6).3 7).4 8).1 9).3 10).4
11).2 12).1 13).2 14).1 15).3
16).4 17).4 18).1 19).2 20).2
21).2 22).1 23).4 24).4 25).3
26).3

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