Current Affairs May 2016 - Online Quiz


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Q 1 - The World Hypertension Day(WHD) is observed every year across the world on___?

A - 17 May

B - 20 May

C - 17 April

D - 02 May

Answer : A

Q 2 - According to the World’s Statistics Report released by WHO, world’s lowest life– expectancy for both sexes is observed in____?

A - Sierra Leone

B - Nepal

C - Nauru

D - Central African Republic

Answer : A

Q 3 - The prestigious literary prize ‘Yugkavi Siddhicharan Prize’ has been conferred by the Nepal Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli to which of the following famous personalities?

A - Prime Minister Narendra Modi

B - Actor Amitabh Bacchhan

C - Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling

D - Singer A.R. Rehman

Answer : C

Q 4 - Jayalalithaa who was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, belongs to which of the following parties?

A - Bhartiya Janta Dal

B - All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)

C - Indian National congress

D - Tamilian congress party

Answer : B

Q 5 - As per the report, in terms of PM2.5 measurements, which city has been declared as the most polluted city?

A - Zabol

B - New Delhi

C - Allahabad

D - Beijing

Answer : A

Q 6 - The single emergency number – 112 that will help people to reach immediate services of police, ambulance and fire department will be operational throughout India from ___?

A - 1 January 2017

B - 1 January 2020

C - 1 July 2017

D - 1 June 2017

Answer : A

Q 7 - The Income Tax (IT) department launched an electronic grievance redressal system to fast track taxpayer grievances and ensure early resolution of their complaints, popularly known as __________?

A - e-nivaran

B - e-solutions

C - e-ayekar

D - e-samadhaan

Answer : A

Q 8 - Who has been sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Kerala ____________?

A - Jayalalitha

B - Pinarayi Vijayan

C - Mamta Banerjee

D - Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Answer : B

Q 9 - Which of the following country emerged as the fifth largest producer of e-waste in the world?

A - India

B - Australia


D - China

Answer : A

Q 10 - Recently, Aditi Krishnakumar was honored with the 'Scholastic Asian Book Award' for which of the following manuscripts?

A - Codex: The Lost Treasure of the Indus"

B - Island Girl

C - Chasing Freedom

D - Code X

Answer : A