Current Affairs Quiz 19 July 2016

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— Current Affairs Quiz- 19 July 2016 —


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Que 1. Who has won the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title 2016

  1. Kerry Hope
  2. Vijender Singh
  3. Shiva Thapa
  4. Vikas Krishan Yadav

Que 2. Who has been appointed as the UNESCO Artist for Peace by the Director-General of UNESCO

  1. Damien Hirst
  2. Kudsi Erguner
  3. Kanye West
  4. None of the above

Que 3. The 73rd Senior National Squash Championship held in which city

  1. Kolkata
  2. Mumbai
  3. Chennai
  4. Hyderabad

Que 4. Who won the 73rd Senior National Squash Championships in men’s single category

  1. Saurav Ghosal
  2. Harinderpal Singh Sandhu
  3. Anuroop B. S.
  4. Abdul Bari

Que 5. Who won the 73rd Senior National Squash Championships in women’s single category

  1. Joshna Chinappa
  2. Dipika Pallikal
  3. Saina Nehwal
  4. None of the above

Que 6. Which country has called for a free trade deal with Britain following its exit from the European Union

  1. Australia
  2. France
  3. US
  4. India

Que 7. Nelson Mandela International Day was observed on which date

  1. 17 July
  2. 18 July
  3. 19 July
  4. 20 July

Que 8. Which system was developed by Ministry of Railways for enhancing the vision of Locomotive Pilots in inclement weather

  1. Fly System
  2. FAST System
  3. TRI-NETRA System
  4. None of the above

Que 9. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), has added India’s Khangchendzonga National Park (KNP).That park located in which state

  1. Assam
  2. Gujarat
  3. Arunachal Pradesh
  4. Sikkim

Que 10. Which of the following aerospace manufacturer company has launched its unmanned Dragon cargo capsule to the International Space Station, carrying a key piece of equipment that was lost in 2015 due to rocket explosion

  1. ARCA
  2. Rotary Rocket
  3. SpaceX
  4. None of the above

Que 11. SpaceX is launching a critical _____ port needed by US crew capsules set to debut next year.

  1. Docking
  2. Landing
  3. Dry
  4. Space

Que 12. Which of the following bank has become the first Indian company to issue rupee-denominated bonds “masala bonds” on London Stock Exchange (LSE)

  1. Axis
  2. HDFC
  3. YES Bank
  4. Kotak Mahindra

Que 13. In which year Nelson Mandela International Day was accepted by UN General Assembly resolution

  1. 2009
  2. 2010
  3. 2011
  4. 2012

Que 14. Government has released Rs 100 crore towards its co-contribution for which Yojana

  1. Gramin Bhandaran Yojana
  2. Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana
  3. Atal Pension Yojana
  4. Janani Suraksha Yojana

Que 15. Which of the following bank has to buy UK chip designer ARM for around $32 billion

  1. ICICI Bank
  2. HDFC Bank
  3. DBS Bank
  4. SoftBank

Que 16. Which state government has signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the Netherlands to set up a skill development center to help farmers.

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

Que 17. By how much does the clean air in China’s largest cities improved

  1. 1%
  2. 2%
  3. 3%
  4. 4%

Que 18. Which of the following Swiss-French architect works among its World Heritage Sites list by UNESCO

  1. Antoine Predock
  2. Ben van Berkel
  3. Le Corbusier’s
  4. Bernard Tschumi

Que 19. Who has won the German open 2016

  1. Pablo Cuevas
  2. Martin Klizan
  3. Martin Kaizan
  4. Pablo Garcia

Que 20. Which of the following Ayurvedic product manufacturer has signed agreement with Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) to promote sustainable cultivation of rare medicinal plants Ladakh.

  1. Babuline Pharma
  2. Charak Pharmaceuticals
  3. Arogya Bhawan
  4. Dabur India

Que 21. Vice President Hamid Ansari unveiled a stone statue of Mahatma Gandhi in which country

  1. England
  2. Singapore
  3. Malaysia
  4. Mongolia

Que 22. Titan company has invested in which online jewellery retailer

  1. Gili
  2. Caratlane
  3. Nakshatra
  4. Tanishq

Que 23. The CBDT has signed seven Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) with Indian taxpayers.What is the full form of CBDT

  1. Central Board of Direct Tax
  2. Central Board of Direct Taxes
  3. Control Board of Direct Taxes
  4. Centrel Board of Direct Tax

Que 24. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Airports Authority of India (AAI) with effect from 19 July 2016.

  1. S. Raheja
  2. Arun Kumar
  3. Gargi Kaul
  4. Guruprasad Mohapatra

Que 25. Who has been appointed as the World Bank Chief Economist with effect from September 2016 on 18 July 2016

  1. Makhtar Diop
  2. Jorge Familiar Calderon
  3. Paul Romer
  4. Keith Hansen

Que 26. Every year July 18th is observed across the world as

  1. Malala Day
  2. Nelson Mandela International Day
  3. World Day for International Justice
  4. World Hepatitis Day

Que 27. Structural reforms in BCCI is a committee headed by

  1. R M Lodha
  2. TSR Subramanian
  3. AP Shah
  4. N R Narayana Murthy

Que 28. Name the cricketer who has equalled Ravi Shastri’s record for the fastest double-century in first class cricket against Derbyshire.

  1. Chesney Hughes
  2. Aneurin Donald
  3. Tom Taylor
  4. Will Davis

Que 29. Who has won the 73rd Senior National Squash Championship held from 12 July – 17 July 2016 concluded in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

  1. Joshna Chinappa and Harindrapal Singh Sandhu
  2. Dipika Pallikal Karthik and SauravGhosal
  3. Sushil Nadkari and Vidhya Sharma
  4. Vidhya Sharma and Harindrapal Singh Sandhu

Que 30. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) trimmed its 2016 growth forecasts for developing economies in Asia-Pacific region to _______ %.

  1. 6
  2. 7.7
  3. 3
  4. 5.6

Que 31. The Centre, has released ______ crore rupees to states under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act.

  1. Rs.28,022.87
  2. Rs.26,022.87
  3. Rs.23,022.87
  4. Rs.25,022.87

Que 32. Which state government has launched the free bus pass scheme for school and college students for 2016-17?

  1. Maharashtra
  2. Gujarat
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. Delhi

Que 33. Who among the following has launched an e-portal enabling online interaction with various branches of the Secretariat to reduce paperwork in the day-to-day functioning of the Parliament?

  1. Narendra Modi
  2. Arun Jaitely
  3. Mohammad Hamid Ansari
  4. Sumitra Mahajan

Que 34. Art collective team Lab opened a digital art exhibition in

  1. Tokyo, Japan
  2. Switzerland
  3. Beijing, China
  4. Washington D C, USA

Que 35. Who was appointed as the UNESCO Artist for Peace by the Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova?

  1. Martin Luther
  2. Silvester Stalin
  3. Kudsi Erguner
  4. David Marithon

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—Answer Key —

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

Current Affairs Quiz 19 July 2016

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