General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 7 Jan 2018

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 7 Jan



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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 The GK Questions & Answers which are provided below is based on the Weekly Current Affairs & General Knowledge from 1 to 7 January 2018.


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


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




Ques 1. Under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY), the new AIIMS will be established in which city?

[A] Bilaspur

[B] Jodhpur

[C] Patna

[D] Bhopal

Show Answer





Ques 2. The Second Film and Television Institute of India will be established in which state?

[A] Pune

[B] Arunachal Pradesh

[C] New Delhi

[D] Tamil Nadu

Show Answer

Arunachal Pradesh




Ques 3. Which country was the guest of hounor this year at the World Book Fair, New Delhi?

[A] United Arab Emirates

[B] Saudi Arabia

[C] European Union

[D] United Nation

Show Answer

European Union




Ques 4. Who won the Royal Cup Tournament 2017?

[A] Shahzar Rizvi

[B] Gilles Simon

[C] Shiv Kapur

[D] G Sathiyan

Show Answer

Shiv Kapur




Ques 5. The Science Film Festival of India will be hosted at-

[A] Bengaluru

[B] New Delhi

[C] Goa

[D] Kolkata

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Ques 6. Who has been awarded as the Best Central Bank Governor in Asia-Pacific?

[A] N. Ravikiran

[B] Ravi Menon

[C] Vineet Chowdhary

[D] T S Tirumurti

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Ravi Menon





Ques 7. Paytm Payments Bank inked with which bank to introduce a facility to create a fixed deposit when the customer balance exceeds INR 1 lakh at the end of the day?

[A] Induslnd Bank

[B] HDFC Bank

[C] Yes Bank

[D] Bandhan Bank

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Induslnd Bank




Ques 8. Who has become new Prime Minister of Mali?

[A] Moussa Mara

[B] Modibo Keita

[C] Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga

[D] Gilles Simon

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Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga




Ques 9. Which is the first country to enforce the equal pay for men and women?

[A] United Arab Emirate

[B] Saudi Arabia

[C] Iceland

[D] Finland

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Ques 10. Which State is going to host the 39th National Games in 2022?

[A] Goa

[B] Nagaland

[C] Meghalaya

[D] Assam

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Ques 11. Which day is Known as World Braille Day?

[A] 1 January

[B] 3 January

[C] 4 January

[D] 6 January

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4 January




Ques 12. Who has been taken charges as the new Foreign Secretary of India?

[A] Vijay Keshav Gokhale

[B] Om Prakash Singh

[C] Pankaj Jain

[D] Rajinder Khanna

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Vijay Keshav Gokhale




Ques 13. Which state of India has emerged as the leader in the country in terms of Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher education?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Tamil Nadu

[C] Arunachal Pradesh

[D] Himachal Pradesh

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Tamil Nadu





Ques 14. Who is listed as the Highest-ranked Player by International Table Tennis Federation?

[A] G Sathiyan

[B] Dimitrij Ovtcharov

[C] Gilles Simon

[D] Shahzar Rizvi

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Dimitrij Ovtcharov





Ques 15. M.V. Pylee who passed away recently was famous as a/an

[A] Educationist

[B] Urdu Poet

[C] Carnatic Vocalist

[D] Astronaut

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Ques 16. Fintech startup Nearby Technologies has tied up with which private sector bank to provide Aadhaar- enabled cardless and pinless ATM service?

[A] Axis Bank

[B] Yes Bank

[C] Syndicate Bank

[D] HDFC Bank

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Yes Bank





Ques 17. Who has been appointed as new CEO & MD of Infosys?

[A] Vijay Keshav Gokhale

[B] Vineet Chowdhary

[C] Salil S Parekh

[D] T S Tirumurti

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Salil S Parekh




Ques 18. Which state has been declared as the second Open Defection Free State in Northeast, after Sikkim?

[A] Nagaland

[B] New Delhi

[C] Bengaluru

[D] Arunachal Pradesh

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Arunachal Pradesh




Ques 19. Which union minister has launched an online portal for the women empowerment named ‘NARI’?

[A] Narendra Modi

[B] Smriti Irani

[C] Maneka Gandhi

[D] Uma Bharti

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Maneka Gandhi




Ques 20. Which cricket Team has won the Ranji Trophy 2017 cricket tournament?

[A] Chhattisgarh

[B] Vidarbha

[C] Hyderabad

[D] Gujrat

Show Answer



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


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