Current Affairs August 2016 - Online Quiz


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Q 1 - Indian government has proposed to organize a 'Make in India' conference in_____.

A - Hyderabad

B - Sikkim

C - Jaipur

D - Bhubaneswar

Answer : D

Q 2 - ‘Hanif Mohammad’ who passed away recently, was a famous _____.

A - Hockey Player

B - Cricket player

C - Football player

D - Singer

Answer : B

Q 3 - Which of the following Indian actors were included among world’s top 20 highestpaid actors compiled by Forbes magazine?

A - Shahrukh Khan

B - Rajnikanth

C - Akshay Kumar

D - Both a and c

Answer : D

Q 4 - Which of the following mobile application is launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi citizens for discussions and direct submission of grievances to the prime minister’s office (PMO)?

A - M.modi

B - PMO App

C - PMOdi

D - PM’s desk

Answer : B

Q 5 - India's infrastructure sector grew ___ % in June 2016.

A - 6.2

B - 5.2

C - 7.7

D - 4.2

Answer : B

Q 6 - National Medicinal Plants Board (NMPB) of the Ministry of AYUSH launched a National campaign on Medicinal Plants on 20th – 21st August, 2016 at ___.

A - Chandigarh

B - Indore

C - Manipur

D - Jaipur

Answer : D

Q 7 - Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to provide loans to Women Self-Help Groups in rural areas at ___ per annum.

A - 9%

B - 8%

C - 7%

D - 12.5%

Answer : C

Q 8 - Which of the following books is released by The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari?

A - Patriots, Poets and Prisoners

B - The modern history

C - Modern India

D - Oceans restructure and Climate change

Answer : A

Q 9 - Which of the following author was awarded the prestigious Saraswati Samman for the year 2015?

A - Deepa Nair

B - Sachanand Sachdev

C - Padma Sachdev

D - Both a and c

Answer : C

Q 10 - Who has been named as the brand ambassador for Beti Bachao, Beti Padao campaign in Haryana?

A - Vijendra Singh

B - Sonakshi Sinha

C - Sakshi Malik

D - Salmaan Khan

Answer : C

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