Current Affairs Quiz 27 July 2016

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— Current Affairs Quiz- 27 July 2016 —


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Que 1. Which bank has signed an agreement with Reliance Jio Money for one-click payment service.

  1. RBL Bank
  2. City Union Bank
  3. Federal Bank
  4. IndusInd Bank

Que 2. Which state is the top rank in Urban and Rural Internet connectivity Index list

  1. New Delhi
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Gujarat
  4. Karnataka

Que 3. Startup India States Conference to be held in which city

  1. Bangalore
  2. New Delhi
  3. Hyderabad
  4. Kolkata

Que 4. Which of the following state Government has notified the “Freight Assistance Scheme” for the exporting Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) located anywhere in the State

  1. Haryana
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Maharashtra

Que 5. Which of the following state government has set-up a dedicated start-up cell for speeding up the implementation of the initiatives under its start-up policy

  1. Karnataka
  2. Kerala
  3. Maharashtra
  4. Gujarat

Que 6. Hinduja National Power commissions 1,040 MW thermal power project in which city

  1. Visakhapatnam
  2. Ahmedabad
  3. Jaipur
  4. Bangalore

Que 7. Who has been appointed as the Additional Director and the Non-Executive (Part-Time) Chairman of Axis bank?

  1. Som Mittal
  2. Prasad R Menon
  3. Sanjiv Misra
  4. None of these

Que 8. Who is currently on the top of ICC ranking for test bowlers?

  1. R Ashwin
  2. Yasir Shah
  3. Sunil Narain
  4. None of the above

Que 9. The recently passed child labour bill prescribes a jail term for

  1. Three years
  2. Five years
  3. Six months
  4. None of the above

Que 10. Skill development initiative Himayat has been launched for which state?

  1. West Bengal
  2. Jammu and Kashmir
  3. Bihar
  4. Assam

Que 11. Human Rights activist Irom Sharmila belongs to which state?

  1. Tripura
  2. Manipur
  3. Mizoram
  4. Nagaland

Que 12. Legendary director Mohammad Khan belonged to which country?

  1. Iraq
  2. Iran
  3. Egypt
  4. Turkey

Que 13. Which country has decided to become predator free by 2050?

  1. Germany
  2. Sweden
  3. Norway
  4. New Zealand

Que 14. John Key is the Prime Minister of which country?

  1. Spain
  2. Canada
  3. Netherlands
  4. New Zealand

Que 15. Who amongst the following has won the Magsaysay award?

  1. Bezwada Wilson
  2. TM Krishna
  3. Both A & B
  4. Sanjiv Chaturvedi

Que 16. Who was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of ITC Ltd in July 2016?

  1. YC Deveshwar
  2. Sanjiv Puri
  3. Avinash Kapoor
  4. DK Jain

Que 17. Brazilian researchers recently found a species of mosquito that is able to transmit which of the following diseases to humans?

  1. Zika
  2. Malaria
  3. Dengue
  4. Chikungunya

Que 18. Name the American soprano and playback singer, best known for dubbing the singing voices of the leading actresses in films, who passed away recently.

  1. Melissa Fahn
  2. Dolly Parton
  3. Marni Nixon
  4. None of the above

Que 19. Name the former Indian athlete who will be honoured with the Bharat Gaurav Award by the East Bengal Football Club.

  1. Gurbachan Singh Randhawa
  2. Milkha Singh
  3. Chand Ram
  4. Dharam Singh Uppal

Que 20. Which institute was ranked World’s No. 1 Government Institute as per the Scimago Institutions Rankings?

  1. National Centre for Scientific Research, France
  2. Chinese Academy of Science, China
  3. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India
  4. None of the above

Que 21. Name the Indian diplomat, famous for heading the Indian delegation at the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, who died recently.

  1. Arundhati Bose
  2. Barakat Ahmad
  3. Arundhati Ghose
  4. Daya Singh Bedi

Que 22. Name the state that has announced 60 lakh rupees cash special incentive for six sportswomen of the state who have qualified for the Rio Olympics.

  1. Jharkhand
  2. Odisha
  3. Andhra Pradesh
  4. Assam

Que 23. Which country has recently been declared free from measles by the World Health Organization?

  1. Brazil
  2. Pakistan
  3. Chile
  4. Paraguay

Que 24. The Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2016 passed in Lok Sabha seeks to amend the Institutes of Technology Act of which year

  1. 1961
  2. 1958
  3. 1979
  4. 1985

Que 25. Which of the following travel services provider has entered into a partnership with Matrimony Bazaar to tap the ‘romantic leisure travel’ segment

  1. Cox & Kings
  2. MakeMyTrip
  3. Yatra
  4. Thomas Cook

Que 26. Who has been appointed as the Additional Director and the Non-Executive (Part-Time) Chairman of Axis bank

  1. Som Mittal
  2. Prasad R Menon
  3. Sanjiv Misra
  4. Rakesh Makhija

Que 27. Which city hosted the ‘Made in Afghanistan’ conference recently

  1. New Delhi
  2. Bangalore
  3. Chennai
  4. Hyderabad

Que 28. Which e-classified player has acquired online hiring platform Hiree

  1. JustDial
  2. AskLaila
  3. HotFrog
  4. Quikr

Que 29. Which of the following country has provided 100000 US dollar for the Trust Fund in support of victims of sexual exploitation and abuse in UN

  1. China
  2. Russia
  3. US
  4. India

Que 30. Which of the following e-commerce company has acquired online fashion portal Jabong through its unit Myntra

  1. HomeShop18
  2. ShopClues
  3. Flipkart
  4. ebay India

Que 31. What was the overall power deficit during April-June quarter this fiscal, according to Central Electricity Authority

  1. 0.6
  2. 0.7
  3. 0.8
  4. 0.9

Que 32. Second phase of the Feed the Future-India Triangular Training Programme was launched by the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and USAID.What does stands for

  1. USAID
  2. United States Agency for International Development
  3. United States Agency for Information Development
  4. None of the above

Que 33. Tetsuya Takano has resigned as the Chairman and Director of which company

  1. Apex Capital Markets Ltd.
  2. Ricoh India Ltd
  3. Brand Realty Services Ltd
  4. Dayal Finsec Ltd.

Que 34. G-20 meeting (2016) Finance ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting held in which city

  1. New Delhi
  2. Chengdu
  3. Ankara
  4. Beijing

Que 35. Hinduja National Power commissions 1,040 MW thermal power project in which city

  1. Visakhapatnam
  2. Ahmedabad
  3. Jaipur
  4. Ranchi

Que 36. Which state government has planned to double the income of farmers by 2022

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Andhra Pradesh
  3. Odisha
  4. Rajasthan

Que 37. Where is the world’s largest Yazidi temple being built

  1. Aknalich
  2. Yerevan
  3. Zambia
  4. None of the above

Que 38. Which state has launched a pilot project of e-complaint system on an experimental basis

  1. Maharashtra
  2. Karnataka
  3. Haryana
  4. Uttar Pradesh

Que 39. Who will be the head of expert committee for exploring the other possible alternatives to pellet guns as non-lethal weapons

  1. Rajeev Krishna
  2. Tushar Tripathy
  3. T V S N Prasad
  4. Naresh Bhatnagar

Que 40. How many member of expert committee for exploring the other possible alternatives to pellet guns as non-lethal weapons

  1. 5
  2. 7
  3. 9
  4. 11

Que 41. Which of the following Indian bound shot putter has been tested positive for banned steroid

  1. Sourabh Vij
  2. Om Prakash Karhana
  3. Inderjeet Singh
  4. Navpreet Singh

Que 42. EU’s first regulated bitcoin product began trading in which bourse(s)

  1. London Stock Exchange
  2. Gibraltar Stock Exchange
  3. Deutsche Boerse
  4. Both B & C

Que 43. Which of the following state government has set-up a dedicated start-up cell for speeding up the implementation of the initiatives under its start-up policy

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

Que 44. The Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2016 passed in Parliament to amend the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act of which year

  1. 1973
  2. 1986
  3. 1959
  4. 1964

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—Answer Key —

1).3 2).2 3).2 4).1 5).1
6).1 7).3 8).1 9).1 10).2
11).2 12).3 13).4 14).4 15).3
16).2 17).4 18).3 19).2 20).1
21).3 22).2 23).1 24).1 25).4
26).3 27).1 28).4 29).4 30).3
31).4 32).2 33).2 34).2 35).1
36).4 37).1 38).1 39).3 40).2
41).3 42).4 43).1 44).2

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