General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 10 Sep 2017

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 10 Sep 2017

 

Are you conscious enough about the latest news in India and around the world? Test your General Awareness through the quiz made up of all the recent major happenings.

 

Here Eduncle brings you the Top Current Affairs & GK Questions and Answers to help you out with the best practice to Competitive Exams’ General Awareness Section. Please take the Current Affairs/ GK Quiz below and find out the correct answers.

 

 

 

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To increase your efficiency of practicing the GK Quiz, Eduncle has come up with some words of advice.

 

 

What Eduncle Says!

 

 The GK Questions & Answers which are provided below is based on the Weekly Current Affairs & General Knowledge from 1 to 10 September 2017.

 

 Before you attempt the below GK Quiz, kindly go through the Current Affairs News mentioned above for quick revision.

 

 Also, share your scores with your friends by commenting in the box provided below.

 

 

 

So, let’s start with the Quiz and test your preparation level!

 

 

 

Ques 1.  The Punjab National Bank (PNB) has signed an agreement with which telecom company to roll out open mobile wallet Speedpay?

[A] Reliance Jio

[B] Vodafone Indian

[C] BSNL

[D] Idea cellular

Show Answer

BSNL

 

 

 

 

Ques 2. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Coach of the Indian Senior Men Hockey Team?

[A] Waltherus Marijne

[B] Stephen Constantine

[C] Johanna Maria Jacob

[D] Phil Baty

Show Answer

Waltherus Marijne

 

 

 

Ques 3. Who has been appointed as the new Interim Chairman of Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN)?

[A] Manisha Singh

[B] Hasmukh Adhia

[C] Inder Jit Singh

[D] A.B. Pandey

Show Answer

A.B. Pandey

 

 

 

Ques 4. India and which country have recently signed pacts for technical cooperation in the field of Railways?

[A] Switzerland

[B] Nepal

[C] Malaysia

[D] Bhutan

Show Answer

Switzerland

 

 

 

Ques 5. Which city is hosting the annual conference Rajaswa Gyan Sangam (RGS – 2017)?

[A] Pune

[B] Kochi

[C] New Delhi

[D] Ahmedabad

Show Answer

New Delhi

 

 

 

Ques 6. Who has been appointed as the new Chairperson of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)?

[A] Sohail Mahmood

[B] Anita Karwal

[C] Tina Joshi

[D] Pritam Chaturvedi

Show Answer

Ankita Karwal

 

 

 

Ques 7. Nirmala Sitharaman, who has become the new Defence Minister of India, is currently a representative of which state in Rajya Sabha?

[A] Karnataka

[B] Kerala

[C] Tamil Nadu

[D] Rajasthan

Show Answer

Karnataka

 

 

 

Ques 8. Which city is hosting the 9th edition of BRICS summit-2017?

[A] Tianjin

[B] Beijing

[C] Chongqing

[D] Xiamen

Show Answer

Xiamen

 

 

 

Ques 9. Which city has been formally accorded the status of India’s first World Heritage City by UNESCO?

[A] Udaipur

[B] Jaipur

[C] Ahmedabad

[D] Ujjain

Show Answer

Ahmedabad

 

 

 

Ques 10. Who has become the first wicket-keeper in world cricket to effect 100 stumpings in One Day Internationals (ODI)?

[A] M. S Dhoni

[B] Peter Handscomb

[C] Dane Vilas

[D] Luke Ronchi

Show Answer

M. S Dhoni

 

 

 

Ques 11. Who has been nominated as the new U.S ambassador to India?

[A] Nancy Jo Powell

[B] Kathleen Stephens

[C] Kenneth Juster

[D] Richard Verma

Show Answer

Kenneth Juster

 

 

 

Ques 12. Jomde Kena, who passed away recently, was the Health and Family Welfare Minister of which state?

[A] Nagaland

[B] Tripura

[C] Assam

[D] Arunachal Pradesh

Show Answer

Arunachal Pradesh

 

 

 

Ques 13. The Union Environment Ministry has launched which Environment Quiz on National Teachers’ Day?

[A] Paryavaran Prerak

[B] Prakriti Khoj

[C] Prakriti Paryavaran

[D] Green March

Show Answer

Prakriti Khoj

 

 

 

Ques 14. Which of the following airports has bagged the National Award for ‘Excellence’ in Energy Management?

[A] Chennai International Airport

[B] Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport

[C] Hyderabad International Airport

[D] Vijayawada International Airport

Show Answer

Hyderabad International Airport

 

 

 

Ques 15. Which Indian sportsperson has won silver in senior men’s double trap at 2017 ISSF World Shotgun Championship?

[A] Ankur Mittal

[B] Sangram Dahiya

[C] Mohammad Asad

[D] Ahvar Rizvi

Show Answer

Ankur Mittal

 

 

 

Ques 16. Konsam Ormila Devi has bagged a gold at 2017 Commonwealth Youth weightlifting championships. She is related to which weight category?

[A] 57kg

[B] 44kg

[C] 64kg

[D] 50kg

Show Answer

44 Kg

 

 

 

Ques 17. Gauri Lankesh, the noted journalist was shot dead. She hailed from which state?

[A] Kerala

[B] Karnataka

[C] Andhra Pradesh

[D] Telangana

Show Answer

Karnataka

 

 

 

Ques 18. Which expert committee has constituted by the Union Government to identify key data protection issues in India?

[A] BN Srikrishna

[B] Tushar Mehta

[C] R.S Rawat

[D] H R Khan

Show Answer

BN Sri Krishna

 

 

 

 

Ques 19. Which country to host 2019 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships?

[A] India

[B] Australia

[C] Brazil

[D] Sri Lanka

Show Answer

India

 

 

 

Ques 20. Sultan Ahmed, who passed away recently, was the Member of Parliament (MP) from which Lok Sabha constituency?

[A] Balurghat

[B] Murshidabad

[C] Uluberia

[D] Medinipur

Show Answer

Uluberia

 

 

 

By Practicing the above quiz, you can easily score good marks in General Awareness section of various government exams like IBPSSSC, Railways etc.

 

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