Current Affairs October 2016 - Online Quiz


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Q 1 - Who won Nobel Prize in Literature for year 2016?

A - Juan Manuel Santos

B - Sir J. Fraser Stoddart

C - F. Duncan M. Haldane

D - Bob Dylan

Answer : D

Q 2 - The Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal launched the center’s Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS) in _______________.

A - Uttar Pradesh

B - Mizoram

C - Manipur

D - Andhra Pradesh

Answer : A

Q 3 - Which of the following State Governments will roll out biometrics authentication for receiving food grains for beneficiaries of National Food Security Act (NFSA) from January 2017 in the state?

A - Karnataka

B - Kerala

C - Maharashtra

D - Odisha

Answer : D

Q 4 - Who was awarded the ‘Champion of Champions’ title for pistol shooting in 2016 by the International Shooting Sport Federation?

A - Sergey Kamenskiy

B - Jitu Rai

C - Damir Mikec

D - None of these

Answer : B

Q 5 - The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its fourth bi-monthly monetary policy review for year 2016-17 has announced repo rate of ___________.

A - 6.25%

B - 7%

C - 6.50%

D - 5.5%

Answer : A

Q 6 - M. Venkaiah Naidu, released the book titled "Modi’s Midas Touch in Foreign Policy". The book is authored by ______________.

A - Surendra Kumar

B - Arundhati Roy

C - Surendra Nair

D - None of these

Answer : A

Q 7 - The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the first edition of the World Sustainable Development Summit on the theme _______________________.

A - Beyond 2015: People, Planet and Profit

B - Sustainable development and progress

C - Beyond 2015: People, Planet and Progress

D - Beyond 2016: People, Planet and Success

Answer : C

Q 8 - Which of the following countries announced to leave the 53-member Commonwealth of Nations?

A - Myanmar

B - Mauritius

C - Maldives

D - Sri Lanka

Answer : C

Q 9 - The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, inaugurated the Shaurya Smarak or Memorial of Valour in ____________.

A - Indore

B - Jammu

C - Chennai

D - Bhopal

Answer : D

Q 10 - The 'Infantry Day' was celebrated on ____________.

A - 30th Oct 2016

B - 20th Oct 2016

C - 4th Oct 2016

D - 27th Oct 2016

Answer : D