Thursday, February 11, 2016

28-31 December 2015 Current Affairs MCQ

1. ............................. voters have elected women candidates for first time in Municipal council polls

a) Iraq

b) Afghanistan

c) Saudi Arabia

d) Japan

Ans:c

 

2. Japan's Nozomi Okuharan and Kento Momota has won singles titles at World ............... Superseries Finals.

a) US

b) Dubai

c) UK

d) Australia

Ans:b

 

3. Indian-origin writer ................... has won 2015 South East Asian Write Award for Singapore.

a) J M Sali

b) J M Bali

c) J M Hali

d) J M Jali

Ans:a

 

4. Mumbai Police Commissioner Ahmad Javed appointed as Ambassador to .........................

a) Iraq

b) Afghanistan

c) Saudi Arabia

d) Japan

Ans:c

 

5. Mascot and Logo "Tikhor" of ............... South Asian Games unveiled.

a) 2016

b) 2017

c) 2018

d) 2019

Ans:a

 

6. ................ Committee has appointed to look into ONGC and RIL dispute on KG gas fields.

a) AP Shah

b) AP Verma

c) AP Sharma

d) AP Jha

Ans:a

 

7. Who among the following has been appointed as Chief Information Commissioner?

a) A.K. Mathur

b) D.K. Mathur

c) R.K. Mathur

d) S.K. Mathur

Ans:c

 

8. Noted writer and theatre artiste .......................... passed away recently.

a) Chatla Sriramulu

b) Chatla Srinidhi

c) Chatla Sriram

d) Chatla Srilata

Ans:a

 

9. ........................ has earned Garwood Award for Outstanding Global Leader in Open Innovation.

a) Arun Jaitley

b) Pranab Mukherjee

c) Dr Smriti Irani

d) Dr Ravi Shankar Prasad

Ans:b

 

10. UN has adopted resolution to observe................November as World Tsunami Awareness Day.

a) 5

b) 8

c) 11

d) 15

Ans:a

 

11. The Defence Acquisition Council has approved the purchase of .................. advance S-400 Triumf Air Defence Missile Systems.

a) Russian

b) Japanese

c) Chinese

d) American

Ans:a

 

12. Union HRD Ministry has launched the ......th All India Survey on Higher Education.

a) 6

b) 7

c) 8

d) 9

Ans:a

 

13. .................. Government has launched Anwesha scheme to provide free education to SC/ST students.

a) Odisha

b) Delhi

c) UP

d) MP

Ans:a

 

14. .................. Cabinet has decided to amend Constitution to address Madhesis' demands.

a) Russia

b) China

c) Kenya

d) Nepal

Ans:d

 

15. ...................... aerospace SpaceX has successfully launched and landed Falcon 9 rocket.

a) Russian

b) Japanese

c) Chinese

d) American

Ans:d

 

16. Mumbai’s iconic boulevard Marine Drive has completed ............ years.

a) 75

b) 100

c) 125

d) 150

Ans:b

 

17. The second World Internet Conference was concluded in ...................

a) US

b) UK

c) China

d) Jappan

Ans:c

 

18. Harvard University’s Public Health School will be opened in ................ centre.

a) Delhi

b) Mumbai

c) Bangalore

d) Hyderabad

Ans:b

 

19. ..................... has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Apple Inc.

a) Jeff Williams

b) Peter Dickinson

c) Itzhak Perlman

d) Robert Kutson

Ans:a

 

20. British Novelist ......................... passed away recently.

a) Jeff Williams

b) Peter Dickinson

c) Itzhak Perlman

d) Robert Kutson

Ans:b

 

21. The University of South Florida has announced a postgraduate fellowship in the name of .............................. to support talented Indian students to study abroad.

a) Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar

b) Mahatma Gandhi

c)Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

d) Lal Bahadur Shastri

Ans:c

 

22. International Migrants Day was observed across the world on ............... December.

a) 18

b) 19

c) 20

d) 21

Ans:a

 

23. Indian-origin official .................. will lead Open Government Partnership.

a) Sanjay Pradhan

b) Sameer Pradhan

c) Samrat Pradhan

d) Sunil Pradhan

Ans:a

 

24. WTO has approved Afghanistan’s membership terms to join as..............member.

a) 162

b) 163

c) 164

d) 165

Ans:b

 

25. MLAs of ....................... Assembly has passed resolution to remove Speaker Nabam Rebia.

a) Manipur

b) Sikkim

c) Arunachal Pradesh

d) Mizoram

Ans:c

 

26. North India's first cable bridge was inaugurated at Basohali town of .........

a) Rajsthan

b) Jammu and Kashmir

c) UP

d) Uttarakhand

Ans:b

 

27. Who among the following Indian American was selected for US National Medal of Science 2015?

a) Rakesh K Jha

b) Rakesh K Jain

c) Rakesh K Verma

d) Rakesh K Jadav

Ans:b

 

28. The 30th National Consumers Right Day was observed across India on .......... December.

a) 24

b) 25

c) 26

d) 27

Ans:a

 

29. .................... became third mobile operator to launch 4G services in India.

a) Idea

b) Reliance

c) Uninor

d) BSNL

Ans:a

 

30. Who among the following has won gold in the 59th National shooting championship?

a) Gurpreet Singh

b) Sushil Kumar

c) Gagan Narang

d) Vijay Kumar

Ans:d

 

31. Renowned Israeli-US violinist ...................... has won 2016 Genesis Prize.

a) Jeff Williams

b) Peter Dickinson

c) Itzhak Perlman

d) Robert Kutson

Ans:c

 

32. ..................... from Rajasthan has won a Gold medal in the 59th National Shooting Championship in Delhi.

a) Geetakshi Dixit

b) Anjum Moudgil

c) Apurvi Chandela

d) Gautam H Bambawale

Ans:c

 

33. Who among the following has been appointed as India's High Commissioner to Pakistan?

a) Geetakshi Dixit

b) Anjum Moudgil

c) Apurvi Chandela

d) Gautam H Bambawale

Ans:d

 

34. ................. Government has banned 15-year-old diesel vehicles from plying.

a) UP

b) Bihar

c) Karnatka

d) Delhi

Ans:b

 

35. Narendra Modi has handed over .................’s UK Bar certificate to Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel.

a) Ramji

b) Shyamji

c) Madanji

d) Gopalji

Ans:b

 

36. .................... Government has appointed Gopal Subramanium Commission on DDCA scam.

a) Odisha

b) Delhi

c) UP

d) MP

Ans:b

 

37. The 10th WTO Ministerial Conference was concluded on in ................

a) Russia

b) China

c) Kenya

d) Nepal

Ans:c

 

38. China has launched DAMPE satellite to shed light on mysterious dark matter.

a) Russia

b) China

c) Kenya

d) Nepal

Ans:b

 

39. National Mathematics Day was observed to commemorate birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan on .............. December.

a) 22

b) 23

c) 24

d) 25

Ans:a

 

40. Who among the following has won 2015 BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award?

a) David Ferrer

b) Rafael Nadal

c) Roger Federer

d) Andy Murray

Ans:d

25-27 December 2015 Current Affairs MCQ

1. India and Unit........................ has launched a joint initiative 2016: ............... -INDIA Year of Education and Research.

a) US

b) UK

c)China

d) Japan

Ans:b

 

2. Who among the following has won 2016 Queen's Young Leaders Award?

a) Kartik Sawhney and Neha Sinha

b) Kartik Shah and Neha Swain

c) Kartik Verma and Neha Swain

d) Kartik Sawhney and Neha Swain

Ans:d

 

3. Who among the following has been awarded with honorary lifetime membership of MCC?

a) Arvind De Silva

b) M Muralidharan

c) Mahela Jayawardene

d) M Attapattu

Ans:c

 

4. ........................ has become the 10th country to ratify the Articles of Agreement (AoA) of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.

a) South Africa

b) Singapore

c) Luxembourg

d) United Kingdom

Ans:c

 

5. ............................ Government has constituted a task force for setting up an IFSC.

a) Maharashtra

b) West Bengal

c) Gujarat

d) Delhi

Ans:a

 

6. "On My Terms: From the Grassroots to the Corridors of Power" an autobiography of ........................ was released recently.

a) Arun Jaitely

b) P Chidambaram

c) Sharad Pawar

d) Manohar Parrikar

Ans:c

 

7. Who among the following has been India and ....................... have inked a new MoU on taxation treaty.

a) South Korea

b) Myanmar

c) Japan

d) Mexico

Ans:a

 

8. World’s first dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia, has been approved for use in ................ .

a) South Korea

b) Myanmar

c) Japan

d) Mexico

Ans:d

 

9. Veteran Bollywood actor ......................... was honoured with the lifetime achievement award at the Dubai International Film Festival

a) Anupam Kher

b) Naseeruddin Shah

c) Om Puri

d) Shahrukh Khan

Ans:b

 

10. Union Government has appointed ......................... to head Judicial Committee on OROP.

a) D Narasimha Reddy

b) H Narasimha Reddy

c) L Narasimha Reddy

d) P Narasimha Reddy

Ans:c

 

11. UNESCO has designated ...................... as members of Creative Cities Network.

a) Varanasi and Jaipur

b) Varanasi and Vadodara

c)Vadodara and Jaipur

d) Varanasi and Surat

Ans:a

 

12. Biocon Limited has launched the generic version of hepatitis – ....... drug in the Indian market.

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) E

Ans:c

 

13. ...................... has launched its first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Inle Lake.

a) South Korea

b) US

c) Myanmar

d) Japan

Ans:c

 

14. India and ..................... has signed protocol to amend double taxation avoidance pact.

a) South Korea

b) US

c) Myanmar

d) Japan

Ans:d

 

15. India and....................inked a number of pacts on bullet train, defence, civil nuclear energy.

a) South Korea

b) US

c) Myanmar

d) Japan

Ans:d

 

16. Mahindra Group has acquired .............. auto design firm Pininfarina.

a) Spanish

b) German

c) Italian

d) Korean

Ans:c

 

17. Who among the following has recently won the coveted Order of Merit crown of Asian Tour for year 2015?

a) Jeev Milkha Singh

b) Anirban Lahiri

c) Arjun Atwal

d) Jyoti Randhawa

Ans:b

 

18. ....................... International Finance Tec-City has announced the launch of the Phase-2 development.

a) Maharashtra

b) West Bengal

c) Gujarat

d) Delhi

Ans:c

 

19. Indian-origin politician Pravin Gordhan has been appointed as .......................... ’s new Finance Minister.

a) South Africa

b) Singapore

c) Luxembourg

d) United Kingdom

Ans:a

 

20. Which state government has honoured Bappi Lahiri and Kumar Sanu with Lifetime Achievement Awards?

a) Maharashtra

b) West Bengal

c) UP

d) Delhi

Ans:b

 

21. Which country's Prime Minister ahs recently visited Varanasi ?

a) South Korea

b) Myanmar

c) Japan

d) Mexico

Ans:c

 

22. Who among the following has been appointed as the Chairman of World Travel & Tourism Council?

a) Kapil Chopra

b) Kapil Sharma

c) Kapil Shah

d) Kapil Khanna

Ans:a

 

23. Who among the following has been appointed as the Managing Director of ABB India Ltd?

a) Sanjeev Sharma

b) Sanjeev Chopra

c) Sanjeev Shah

d) Sanjeev Khanna

Ans:a

 

24. Who among the following has been appointed as the MD & CEO of Metropolitan SE?

a) Udai Kumar

b) Udai Khanna

c) Udai Sinha

d) Udai Chopra

Ans:a

 

25. ........................... has inaugurated a new stock exchange, named Yangon Stock Exchange.

a) South Korea

b) Myanmar

c) Japan

d) Mexico

Ans:b

 

26. .................... has won 2015 Aegis Graham Bell Award for innovation in IoT.

a) Infosys

b) TCS

c) Wipro

d) Cognizant

Ans:c

 

27. Who among the following has clinched gold in 59th National Shooting Championships?

a) Anjum Moudgil

b) Elizabeth Susan Koshy

c) Gaayathri N

d) Priyal Keni

Ans:b

 

28. Indian cyclist..........................has become World No. 4 Cyclist.

a) Anjum Moudgil

b) Elizabeth Susan Koshy

c) Deborah Herold

d) Priyal Keni

Ans:c

 

29. ....................... has been honoured with Mailer Prize for Lifetime Achievement.

a) Kiran Desai

b) Jhumpa Lahiri

c) Salman Rushdie

d) Vikram Seth

Ans:c

 

30. Who among the following has become new SAIL chairman?

a) Prasoon Kumar Singh

b) Prakash Kumar Singh

c) Prateek Kumar Singh

d) Pravesh Kumar Singh

Ans:b

Thursday, February 4, 2016

22-24 December 2015 Current Affairs MCQ Quiz

1.The .......................... government has conveyed its in-principle decision to the Ministry of Power of joining UDAY scheme.

a) Kerala

b) Andhra Pradesh

c)Karnataka

d) Tamilnadu

Ans:b

 

2. Who among the following has been appointed General Motors India head?

a) Kaher Kazem

b) Laher Kazem

c) Zaheer Kazem

d) Maher Kazem

Ans:a

 

3. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has issued two commemorative coins of .......... rupees and 10 rupees for the 125th birth anniversary of Dr. Babasaheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar.

a) 20

b) 50

c) 100

d) 125

Ans:d

 

4. ..................... has replaced Mauritius as top source of FDI into India.

a) Morroco

b) Malaysia

c) Singapore

d) Russia

Ans:c

 

5. Ministry of Railways flagged off first double decker ...................... train.

a) Ahmedabad-Mumbai

b) Goa-Mumbai

c) Delhi-Mumbai

d) Surat-Mumbai

Ans:b

 

6. .......................... has issued first-ever Red Alert on Air Pollution.

a) Russia

b) Beijing

c) Singapore

d) US

Ans:b

 

7. Who among the following has bagged 2015 BWF Player of the Year awards?

a) Chen Long and Carolina Marin

b) Zhao Yunlei and Bao Yixin

c) Chen Long and Zhao Yunlei

d) Zhao Yunlei and Carolina Marin

Ans:a

 

8. Singapore's Changi airport will run Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.

a) Russia

b) Beijing

c) Singapore

d) Hong Kong

Ans:c

 

9. Which state has signed an Expression of Interest (EoI) agreement with Reitzel Group?

a) Andhra Pradesh

b) Maharashtra

c) Tamilnadu

d) Karnataka

Ans:d

 

10. Which among the following country has formally become a member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?

a) US

b) UK

c) China

d) New Zealand

Ans:d

 

11. ........................ has bagged 'Forbes Top 100 Middle East - Global Meets Local 2015' Award.

a) Wipro

b) Infosys

c)Tech Mahindra

d) TCS

Ans:c

 

12. ISRO’ PSLV-C29 has successfully launched 6 .................. satellites into space.

a) Singapore

b) US

c) UK

d) China

Ans:a

 

13. Who among the following justice has taken oath as Delhi's Lokayukta?

a) Reema Khetrapal

b) Reva Khetrapal

c) Reeta Khetrapal

d) Reena Khetrapal

Ans:b

 

14. " The Bose Brothers and Indian Independence – An Insider’s Account" was authored by .............................

a) Meena Bose

b) Madhuri Bose

c) Misha Bose

d) Meera Bose

Ans:b

 

15. IRCTC has tied up with .............. for e-catering payments.

a) Freecharge

b) Paytm

c) Freepay

d) PayU

Ans:b

 

16. .............................. has partnered with Khan Academy for free online education.

a) Ajijz Premji Trust

b) Ambani Trust

c) Tata Trusts

d) Hinduja Trust

Ans:c

 

17. Who among the following was presented the Padma Vibhushan award?

a) Sanjeev Kumar

b) Dilip Kumar

c) Raj Kumar

d) Rishi Kapoor

Ans:b

 

18. Pune and ..................... has become the interim franchises in IPL till 2017.

a) Balsad

b) Surat

c) Rajkot

d) Ahmedabad

Ans:c

 

19. Renowned agro-economist and veteran leader of farmers ....................... passed away recently.

a) Sharad Anantrao Joshi

b) Bharat Anantrao Joshi

c) Popat Anantrao Joshi

d) Bhagat Anantrao Joshi

Ans:a

 

20. National Green Tribunal has ordered ban on registration of new diesel-run vehicles in ................ to curb the growing menace of air pollution.

a) Kolkata

b) Mumbai

c) Delhi

d) Bangalore

Ans:c

 

21. Indian-American entrepreneur .............................. will be conferred with Uttar Pradesh Ratna Award.

a) Frank Christener

b) Frank Islam

c)Frank Boddh

d) Frank Jain

Ans:b

 

22. Which state has become the first to allow MLAs raise online question?

a) Andhra Pradesh

b) Maharashtra

c) Tamilnadu

d) Karnataka

Ans:b

 

23. The SmartCity..................will open in January last.

a) Kochi

b) Kolkata

c) Chennai

d) Bangalore

Ans:a

 

24. ‘Biz Bridge’ meet will be held soon in ..........................

a) Kochi

b) Kolkata

c) Chennai

d) Bangalore

Ans:b

 

25. Indo-................... bilateral naval exercise Indra Navy-15 has commenced on Visakhapatanam.

a) Russia

b) Beijing

c) Singapore

d) US

Ans:a

 

26. Lalit Modi back as ........................... Cricket Association President.

a) Delhi

b) UP

c) Rajasthan

d) Maharshtra

Ans:c

 

27. Who among the following will launch cricket comic series 'Hyper Tygers’

a) Suresh Raina

b) Virat Kohli

c) Rohit Sharma

d) MS Dhoni

Ans:c

 

28. IISc Banglore has bagged solar panel research and development contract from ....... Military.

a) US

b) UK

c) Chinese

d) Japanese

Ans:a

 

29. Human Rights Day was on .......... December observed across the world.

a) 10

b) 11

c) 12

d) 13

Ans:a

 

30. TIME Magazine has named German Chancellor.............................as 2015 ‘Person of the Year’.

a) Angela Merkel

b) Donald Trump

c) Joseph Stalin

d) Richard Nixon

Ans:a

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

19-21 December 2015 Current Affairs MCQ Quiz

1.India’s ....................... has won gold medal in World Bodybuilding and Physique Championships.

a) Thakur Anoop Singh

b) Arambam Bedi

c)Thingbaijam Sarita

d) Thingbaijam Sangeeta

Ans:a

 

2. Justice Tirath Singh Thakur has sworn in as.........Chief Justice of India.

a) 41

b) 42

c) 43

d) 44

Ans:c

 

3. The Union Cabinet has approved DTAC agreement with .....................

a) China

b) Japan

c) South Korea

d) North Korea

Ans:b

 

4. Union Cabinet has approved signing of MoU between India and .............. on visa facilitation.

a) UAE

b) Iran

c) Iraq

d) Afghanistan

Ans:b

 

5. Navy has inducted a fully indigenous decoy system .....................

a) Mandeeh

b) Parveesh

c) Maareech

d) Sarvesh

Ans:c

 

6. First India International Science Festival was held at IIT-....................

a) Kanpur

b) Mumbai

c) Delhi

d) Kharagpur

Ans:c

 

7. .................. has signed Integrity Pact with Transparency International India.

a) NTC

b) TII

c) NTPC

d) IFBI

Ans:a

 

8. ........................ Chamber of Industry and Commerce has held an interactive session on ‘US-India business: Opportunities and Challenges’ .

a)Bangalore

b) Chennai

c) Madurai

d) Kerala

Ans: a

 

9. YouTube has opened its first video production studio in ...............

a) India

b) Brazil

c) Pakistan

d) Afghanistan

Ans: a

 

10. ................ and ISRO has launched satellite-based portal to monitor pipelines.

a) BHEL

b) SAIL

c) GAIL

d) NTPC

Ans: c

 

11. Which country has defeated Belgium by 2-1 to win 2014-2015 Men’s Hockey World League final?

a) Australia

b) Argentina

c) Netherlands

d) Germany

Ans:a

 

12. ................... has granted a license for production of first manned two seater electric aircraft RX1E known as RX1E by the Civil Aviation Administration of .................

a) China

b) US

c) UK

d) Japan

Ans:a

 

13. The public sector ................ Shipyard Ltd has launched the nineteenth of the 20 Fast Patrol Vessels being built for Indian Coast Guard.

a) Cochin

b) Vishakhapattanam

c) Mumbai

d) Portblair

Ans:a

 

14. Chief Economic Advisor Dr ........................... led Committee has recommended standard rate for Goods and Services Tax at 17 to 18 %.

a) Amith Subramanian

b) Arvind Subramanian

c) Ajeya Subramanian

d) Abhay Subramanian

Ans:b

 

15. ............................. has become the first state in the country to start Rotavirus vaccination project under the Universal Immunisation Programme.

a) UP

b) MP

c) Himachal Pradesh

d) Gujarat

Ans:c

 

16. ....................... has entered longest recession since 1930s.

a) Brazil

b) Spain

c) Norway

d) US

Ans:a

 

17. The Union Cabinet has approved setting up of .......... new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).

a) Three

b) Four

c) Five

d) Six

Ans:d

 

18. Indian-American ............................... has been named as Chairperson of RSNA.

a) Dr Vijay M Rai

b) Dr Vijay M Rao

c) Dr Vijay M Roy

d) Dr Vijay M Ray

Ans:b

 

19. Vijay Kumar Choudhary has been elected as .............. Assembly Speaker.

a) UP

b) MP

c) Bihar

d) Chattisgarh

Ans:c

 

20. Which among the following bank has launched country's first 'display variant' debit card?

a) UCO Bank

b) Axis Bank

c) HDFC Bank

d) ICICI Bank

Ans:b

 

21.Who among the following Industrialist has died recently?

a) MAM Ramaswamy

b) Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar

c) Rajah Sir MA Muthiah Chettiar

d) MRM Ramanathan Chettiar

Ans:a

 

22. Adidas India’s ..................... has won prestigious INBA Award.

a) Pulin Kumar

b) Tulin Kumar

c) Kulin Kumar

d) Mulin Kumar

Ans:a

 

23. ................... will become Tata Group’s strategic banking partner.

a)ACBC

b) DCBC

c) ICBC

d) MCBC

Ans:c

 

24. ........................... has become first state to launch Rotavirus vaccination project.

a) Uttarakhand

b) Madhya Pradesh

c) Uttar Pradesh

d) Himachal Pradesh

Ans:d

 

25. .................... Pact on Water and Climate Change Adaptation has been announced

a) US

b) India

c) Paris

d) Germany

Ans:c

 

26. .................... Government has launched International festival on Birds as an international bird-watching destination.

a) UP

b) MP

c) Himachal Pradesh

d) Gujarat

Ans:a

 

27. ........................ Federal Parliament has passed.................... Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2015 to strip citizenship of convicted persons on terrorism charges.

a) Australia

b) US

c) UK

d) Germany

Ans:a

 

28. The Reserve Bank of India has cancelled the certificate of registration of ........... non-banking finance companies.

a) 46

b) 56

c) 66

d) 76

Ans:b

 

29. The 44th Navy Day was observed on ......... December.

a) 4

b) 5

c) 6

d) 7

Ans:a

 

30. The International Volunteer Day was observed on ....... December across the world.

a) 5

b) 6

c) 7

d) 8

Ans:a

16-18 December 2015 Current Affairs MCQ Quiz

1. Which bank to shut down private banking business in India?

a) Morgan Stanley

b) Citibank

c) Royal Bank of Scotland

d) HSBC

Ans:d

 

2. Who among the following has been appointed as Secretary General of Commonwealth of Nations?

a) Patricia Scotland

b) Kamalesh Sharma

c) Kamalesh Varma

d) Patricia England

Ans:a

 

3.The UNESCO Fellini medal will be awarded in..................... for the first time at the 46th International Film Festival.

a) India

b) China

c) Japan

d) US

Ans:a

 

4. P. V. Sindhu won a women’s singles match in Macau Open title for...............time.

a) Second

b) Third

c) Fourth

d) Fifth

Ans:b

 

5. Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) Friendship Motor Car Rally was flagged off from .........................

a) Mizoram

b) Manipur

c) Assam

d) Sikkim

Ans:c

 

6. Who among the following has won 2015 Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix?

a) Nico Hulkenberg

b) Sergio Perez

c) Nico Rosberg

d) Lewis Hamilton

Ans:c

 

7. The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery was observed globally on ................. December.

a) 1

b) 2

c) 3

d) 4

Ans:b

 

8. India and ...................... has launched the International Solar Alliance.

a) Spain

b) China

c) France

d) Japan

Ans:c

 

9. Three-day Mayyazhi Mahotsavam was kicked off in ..........................

a) Goa

b) Dadra & Nagar Haveli

c) Andman & Nicobar

d) Puducherry

Ans:d

 

10. International Monetary Fund has included ..........'s Yuan into its elite reserve currency basket.

a) North Korea

b) South Korea

c) Japan

d) China

Ans:d

 

11. According to India State of Forest Report 2015, India’s forest and tree cover has been increased by................Square kilometre.

a) 2081

b) 3081

c)4081

d) 5081

Ans:d

 

12. Footballer Robert Lewandowski awarded with ............. Guinness World Record certificates for scoring five goals in nine minutes.

a) Three

b) Four

c) Five

d) Six

Ans:b

 

13. New Mangalore Port Trust in association with ................ Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Nanjangud Industries Association has organized a trade meet.

a) Hydearabad

b) Kerala

c) Mysore

d) Bangalore

Ans:c

 

14. The ................ Development Authority was awarded with E-India Award.

a) Dehradun

b) Mumbai

c) Delhi

d) Kerala

Ans:c

 

15. Renowned .................... player Lakshminarayana Subramaniam will be honoured with the Sangeet Samman at the ITC Sangeet Sammelan 2015.

a) Sitar

b) Santoor

c) Sarangi

d) Violin

Ans:d

 

16. Who among the following has been appointed as new PHDCCI President?

a) Mahesh Shriram

b) Alok Shriram

c) Alok Gupta

d) Mahesh Gupta

Ans:d

 

17. Who among the following has been appointed as its new retail bank head of Mashreq, Dubai's third-biggest bank?

a) Subroto Tim

b) Subroto Sam

c) Subroto Som

d) Subroto Hem

Ans:c

 

18. The.............................military has conducted test of the Barak-8 missile, jointly developed with India.

a) Israel

b) Iran

c) Italy

d) Ireland

Ans:a

 

19. Which bank has tied up with the Navodhan Charitable Foundation in its efforts for timely detection of cancer?

a) UCO Bank

b) Canara Bank

c) HDFC Bank

d) ICICI Bank

Ans:b

 

20. India has successfully test-fired the indigenously built nuclear-capable ............................. missile from a test range off the Odisha coast.

a) Agni-I

b) Agni-II

c) Agni-III

d) Agni-IV

Ans:a

 

21. ............................. Women will Vote and Contest in Municipal Elections for the First time.

a) Saudi Arabia

b) Iran

c) Israel

d) Afghanistan

Ans:a

 

22. The country's second largest passenger car manufacturer ......................... has launched its CSR initiative

a) Tata Motors Ltd.

b) Hyundai Motor India Ltd.

c) Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

d) Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.

Ans:b

 

23. Indian Coast Guard has commissioned interceptor boat ‘......................’ into its fleet.

a) ICGS C-420

b) ICGS C-421

c) ICGS C-422

d) ICGS C-423

Ans:c

 

24. Great Britain has won the 2015 Davis Cup tennis title by defeating.....................

a) Australia

b) Czech Republic

c) United States

d) Belgium

Ans:d

 

25. ICC has suspended ..................... spinner Sunil Narine for illegal bowling action.

a) Indian

b) West Indies

c) England

d) South Africa

Ans:b

 

26. Renowned .................... player Ustad Sabri Khan died recently.

a) Sitar

b) Santoor

c) Sarangi

d) Violin

Ans:c

 

27. Who among the following has assumed Presidency of the Royal Society?

a) Sir Venkatraman Ramankrishnan

b) Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

c) Sir Venkatraman Shyamakrishnan

d) Sir Venkatraman Atulkrishnan

Ans:b

 

28. Union Government has launched ................. injection as part of Global Polio Endgame Strategy.

a) IPV

b) JPV

c) OPV

d) UPV

Ans:a

 

29. ......................... has received lifetime achievement award at Asian Business Leadership Forum 2015.

a) Hinduja Brothers

b) Goyel Brother

c) Raheja Brothers

d) Tata Ltd

Ans:a

 

30. Russian ............................... Eldar Ryazanov died recently.

a) Painter

b) Actor

c) Film-maker

d) Singer

Ans:c

13-15 December 2015 Current Affairs Quiz MCQ

1. ......................... has successfully launched its first commercial satellite.

a) China

b) Japan

c) Singapore

d) Malaysia

Ans:b

 

2. .................... has implemented National Food Security Act, 2013 in 14 districts.

a) Bihar

b) Jharkhand

c) Odisha

d) West Bengal

Ans:c

 

3. Who defeated Saina Nehwal to clinch Women's Singles title at China Open Superseries?

a) Xuerui Lina

b) Xuerui Li

c) Xuerui Xin

d) Xuerui Ping

Ans:b

 

4. Who among the following has been appointed as President of ASSOCHAM?

a) Sameer Kanoria

b) Sanjay Kanoria

c) Sunil Kanoria

d) Sumer Kanoria

Ans:c

 

5. National Milk Day was observed on ........... November in India.

a) 26

b) 27

c) 28

d) 29

Ans:a

 

6. The Central Board of Direct Taxes has entered into ...... more unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements with Indian subsidiaries of foreign companies.

a) 10

b) 11

c) 12

d) 13

Ans:b

 

7. India has proposed to launch a $.......billion equity fund to support renewable energy companies.

a) 1

b) 2

c) 3

d) 4

Ans:a

 

8. WHich state will observe liquor ban from April 1?

a) Kerala

b) MP

c) Gujarat

d) Bihar

Ans:d

 

9. India has successfully test-fired nuclear-capable Prithvi-......... missile recently.

a) II

b) III

c) IV

d) V

Ans:a

 

10. Tata Sons chairman emeritus Ratan Tata has invested an unspecified amount in Crayon Data, a ........................based startup.

a) US

b) Britain

c) Singapore

d) UK

Ans:c

 

11. Who was honoured with Ramnath Goenka Lifetime Achievement Award 2015?

a) Kuldip Nayar

b) Arun Jaitley

c) Prakash Kardaley

d) P Chidambaram

Ans:a

 

12. ........................... has tied up with IRCTC.

a) Eatfresh

b) Swiggy

c) Foodpanda

d) Tinyowl

Ans:c

 

13. The Noted labour economist..........................passed away.

a) B.S. Papola

b) D.S. Papola

c) L.S. Papola

d) T.S. Papola

Ans:d

 

14. Writer, columnist and journalist passed away. Name him.

a) Mangesh Singh

b) Mahip Singh

c) Mahendra Singh

d) Milap Singh

Ans:b

 

15. Which state has launched 'Tourist Mitras'?

a) Karnataka

b) Gujarat

c) Maharashtra

d) Kerala

Ans:a

 

16. India-...................... has signed ten agreements on mutual co-operation.

a) Singapore

b) Myanmar

c) Mauritius

d) New Zealand

Ans:a

 

17. The 10th East Asia Summit was held in which country?

a) Malaysia

b) Myanmar

c) Mauritius

d) New Zealand

Ans:a

 

18. Who among the following has been appointed Chairperson of Target Olympic Podium Scheme?

a) Saina Nehwal

b) Anju Bobby George

c) PT Usha

d) Sania Mirza

Ans:b

 

19. Michael Keating has been appointed as Special Representative for .................... and Head of UNSOM.

a) Somalia

b) Nigeria

c) Bulgaria

d) Algeria

Ans:a

 

20. Mauricio Macri has been elected as new President of which country?

a) Spain

b) Mauritius

c) Greece

d) Argentina

Ans:d

 

21. The ‘Constitution Day’ of India was observed on........ November to spread awareness of Indian Constitution.

a) 26

b) 27

c)28

d) 29

Ans:a

 

22. Who among the following has become brand ambassador for Dubai-based company?

a) Suresh Raina

b) R Ashwin

c) Virat Kohli

d) Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Ans:d

 

23. The World Robot Olympiad, 2016 will be held in ...............

a) Kualalampur

b) Colombo

c) Delhi

d) Doha

Ans:c

 

24. Long Range Surface-to-Air Missile co-developed by India and............... was successfully test-fired for the first time..

a) Iran

b) Israel

c) Italy

d) Istanbul

Ans:b

 

25. Union Government has approved ................ crore rupees investment for infra boost in 102 AMRUT cities.

a) 1120

b) 2120

c) 3120

d) 4120

Ans:c

 

26. International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women was observed on ........... November across globe.

a) 25

b) 26

c) 27

d) 28

Ans:a

 

27. World Pneumonia Day was observed on ........... November across globe.

a) 14

b) 15

c) 16

d) 17

Ans:a

 

28. India and UK has announced commercial deals worth.........billion pounds.

a) 7

b) 8

c) 9

d) 10

Ans:c

 

29. .............................-led Indian team has won NASA award for Burst Prevention & Puncture Curative technology.

a) Sameer Panda

b) Sameer Punj

c) Sameer Paliwal

d) Sameer Pandey

Ans:a

 

30. Former ....................... President Yitzhak Navon died Precently.

a) Arabian

b) Korean

c) Irani

d) Israeli

Ans:d

10-12 December Current Affairs Quiz MCQ

1. TCS and Intel has launched Centre of Excellence for Internet of Things in .......................

a) Bangalore

b) Hyderabad

c) Chennai

d) Kochi

Ans:b

 

2. The Asian Development Bank has pledged to provide 120 million dollar loan to finance cross-border electricity link between................... and India.

a) Maldives

b) Nepal

c) Bangladesh

d) Bhutan

Ans:c

 

3. Which among the following state government signed 295 MoUs attracting 3.3 lakh crore rupees investment.

a) MP

b) UP

c) Rajasthan

d) Chhatisgarh

Ans:c

 

4. ........................................... has been elected as President of FICCI.

a) Ramvardhan Neotia

b) Harshavardhan Neotia

c) Vishwavardhan Neotia

d) Shaktivardhan Neotia

Ans:b

 

5. ..................... has inked deal to build Egypt’s first nuclear plant at Dabaa.

a) Russia

b) China

c) Japan

d) US

Ans:a

 

6. ..........................'s Prime Minister Victor Ponta resigned recently.

a) Bulgaria

b) Tanjania

c) Romania

d) Somalia

Ans:c

 

7. The French intellectual passed away. Name him.

a) Rene Girard

b) Michael Girard

c) Michael Serres

d) Rene Serres

Ans:a

 

8. Which country has topped for first time in FIFA World Rankings 2015?

a) Germany

b) Belgium

c) Netherland

d) Switzerland

Ans:b

 

9. Tanzania’s ....................... was sworn in as the first female Vice President.

a) Samia Suluhu

b) Ramia Suluhu

c) Kamia Suluhu

d) Jamia Suluhu

Ans:a

 

10. Which among the following government has proposed 1656 crore rupees AMRUT Action Plan?

a) Orissa

b) Rajasthan

c) UP

d) MP

Ans:d

 

11. The 21st edition of INCOFYRA will be organised in.....................in 2016.

a) Chennai

b) Delhi

c) Mumbai

d) Bengaluru

Ans:d

 

12. The book "Rebooting India" was authored by whom?

a) Nandan Nilekani & Viral Shah

b) Nandan Nilekani & Biral Shah

c) Nandan Nilekani & Mural Shah

d) Nandan Nilekani & Kiran Shah

Ans:a

 

13. Who among the following has been appointed as Managing Director of Oxford University Press India?

a) Ranja Sivaramakrishnan

b) V Kaul

c) Ranjan Kaul

d) V Sivaramakrishnan

Ans:d

 

14. India's.........................communication satellite was launched successfully.

a) GSAT-13

b) GSAT-14

c) GSAT-15

d) GSAT-16

Ans:c

 

15. Who among the following has been appointed as Country President of Sodexo India On-site Services?

a) Rishi Gour

b) Riddhi Gour

c) Siddhi Gour

d) Ramesh Gour

Ans:a

 

16. As per World Economic Forum released Global Gender Gap Report 2015, India ranked......

a) 125

b) 135

c) 145

d) 155

Ans:c

 

17. The 23rd APEC Economic Leaders Summit was held in .......................

a) Australia

b) Manila

c) China

d) Russia

Ans:b

 

18. University of East London has awarded honorary doctorate to ......................

a) Ashok Amritraj

b) Vijay Amritraj

c) Amar Amritraj

d) Ritu Amritraj

Ans:a

 

19. The 7th Central Pay Commission headed by Justice AK Mathur has recommended.........% hike in pay and allowances of government employees.

a) 13.55

b) 23.55

c) 33.55

d) 43.55

Ans:b

 

20. .............................. has been chosen for Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2015.

a) UNACR

b) UNECR

c) UNHCR

d) UNICR

Ans:c

 

21. Who among the following has become 1st player to win ATP World Tour Finals for fourth consecutive time?

a) Roger Federer

b) Novak Djokovic

c) Andy Murray

d) David Ferrer

Ans:b

 

22. Pankaj Advani has won the IBSF World Snooker Championship by defeating................................

a) Zhua Xintong

b) Chia Xintong

c) Xin Xintong

d) Zin Xintong

Ans:a

 

23. India Juniors have won 8th Men's Junior Asia hockey cup by defeating ......................

a) Pakistan

b) Malaysia

c) Japan

d) Korea

Ans:a

 

24. The book "What Happened to Netaji?" was authored by former journalist ...............................

a) Amar Dhar

b) Anuj Dhar

c) Abhay Dhar

d) Akshay Dhar

Ans:b

 

25. Who among the following has been appointed as Chairman of Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission?

a) A Uday Bhaskar

b) D Uday Bhaskar

c) M Uday Bhaskar

d) P Uday Bhaskar

Ans:d

 

26. SEBI has signed MoU with .................... Securities and Exchange Commission on bilateral cooperation.

a) Afghanistan

b) Bangladesh

c) Nepal

d) Bhutan

Ans:b

 

27. Who among the following has been selected for Dinanath Mangeshkar award?

a) Prashant Damle

b) Vikram Gokhale

c) Amit Moole

d) Suhasini Dhami

Ans:a

 

28. Abraham M Keita from ...................... has won the 2015 International Children's Peace Prize.

a) Romania

b) Liberia

c) Chile

d) Nigeria

Ans:b

 

29. Indian-origin barrister Kalyani Kaul was sworn-in as Circuit Judge in the.................

a) US

b) UK

c) South Africa

d) Australia

Ans:b

 

30. Which among the following country has won the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup?

a) Romania

b) Liberia

c) Chile

d) Nigeria

Ans:d