General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 9 July 2017

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 9 July 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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The GK Questions & Answers which are provided below is based on the Weekly Current Affairs & General Knowledge from 1 to 9 July 2017.

 

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

 

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Let’s start with the Quiz and test your preparation level!

 

 

Ques-1: Which state opened GST call centres to help people?

 

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Jharkhand

 

 

Ques-2: What is the total cost of construction of the Country’s Biggest Global Skill Park?

 

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645 crore rupees

 

 

Ques-3: Which Indian city is declared as India’s World Heritage City?

 

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Ahmedabad

 

 

Ques-4: Name the village adopted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Wrestlers.

 

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Kakarahia

 

 

Ques-5: Which state launched the Elevator 100 Scheme to identify 100 most innovative start-ups?

 

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Karnataka

 

 

Ques-6: Which country hosted the 12th G-20 Summit 2017?

 

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Hamburg, Germany

 

 

Ques-7: Name the river over which India and Bangladesh decided to construct a bridge to improve communication.

 

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Khawthlangtuipui River

 

 

Ques 8: 5th Meeting of BRICS Ministers of Education was held in which country?

 

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Beijing, China

 

 

Ques 9: Which bank has issued Image Credit Card to transform customer satisfaction to customer delight?

 

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Karnataka Bank

 

 

Ques 10: Name the bank which will block Maestro debit cards from 31st July 2017.

 

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Punjab National Bank

 

 

Ques 11: Which state has joined the Goods and Services Bill 2017 after 1st July 2017?

 

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Jammu & Kashmir

 

 

Ques 12: Name the Naval Exercise started by India, Japan, US navies.

 

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MALABAR Trilateral Naval Exercise

 

 

Ques 13: What is the bandwidth of the World’s Sharpest Laser developed by Scientists?

 

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 10 millihertz

 

 

Ques 14: What is the name of the short -range missile which is recently test fired by DRDO-Odisha Coast?

 

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Quick Reaction Surface to Air (QRSAM)

 

 

Ques 15: What is the names of Gold Medal Winners in Asian Athletics Championship 2017?

 

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Manpreet Kaur (Women Shotput event) & Govindan Laxman (Men’s 5000 metres event)

 

 

Ques 16: Who is the winner of South Australian Open Squash Title?

 

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Harinder Pal Sandhu

 

 

Ques 17: Name the winner of the FIFA Formula 3 European Championship race.

 

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Jehan Daruvala

 

 

Ques 18: Where does India stand in FIFA World Ranking 2017?

 

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 At 96th position

 

 

Ques 19: Who is the winner of Australian Grand Prix tournament?

 

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Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes)

 

 

Ques 20: Who is the new Captain of Pakistan’s Test Cricket Team?

 

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Sarfraz Ahmed

 

 

Ques 21: Who is the winner of the Asian Snooker Team Championship which was held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan?

 

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 Pankaj Advani and Laxman Rawat

 

 

Ques 22: Which Indian company has won PM’s trophy for Best Integrated Steel Plant.

 

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 Tata Steel

 

 

Ques 23: Name the winners of the Great Immigrants- The Pride of America Award 2017.

 

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Shantanu Narayen (Adobe Chief) and Vivek Murthy (US Surgeon General)

 

 

Ques 24: Who won the 2017 Trafficking in Person Report Hero Award given by US State Department?

 

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Mahesh Muralidhar (Telangana IPS Officer)

 

 

Ques 25: Name the writer who has won the Indian of the Year Award.

 

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Preeti Shenoy

 

 

Ques 26: Subrata Bhattacharya who recently won Mohun Bagan Ratna Award belongs to which sports?

 

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Football

 

 

Ques 27: What is the rank of India in Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI)?

 

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India ranked at 23rd position out of 165 nations

 

 

Ques 28: Who won the GSMA Asia Mobile Award?

 

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Health Ministry’s Mobile App eVIN

 

 

Ques 29: Who is the Chairman of IIT Kharagpur?

 

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Sanjiv Goenka

 

 

Ques 30: Who is the new Chief Election Commissioner of India?

 

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Achal Kumar Jyoti

 

 

Ques 31: Who is the chairman of Tata Global Beverages Limited?

 

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N Chandrasekaran

 

 

Ques 32: Who is the new Secretary of Economic Relations in Ministry of External Affairs?

 

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 Vijay Gokhale

 

 

Ques 33: Who is the Head of Indian Consulate in New York?

 

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Sandeep Chakravorty

 

 

Ques 34: Who is the President of Mongolia?

 

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Khaltmaa Battulga

 

 

Ques 35: Who is the next Ambassador of India to Indonesia?

 

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Pradeep Kumar Rawat

 

 

Ques 36: Who is the new Attorney General of India?

 

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KK Venugopal

 

 

Ques 37: Name the first Female Leader of Hong Kong.

 

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Carrie Lam

 

 

Ques 38: Who is appointed as the chief of Indo Tibetan Border Police?

 

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RK Pachnanda

 

 

Ques 39: Name the Bollywood actress who is appointed as the Ambassador of Realty Firm Signature Global.

 

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Vidya Balan

 

 

Ques 40: Who is appointed as the Director General of National Disaster Response Force.

 

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Sanjay Kumar

 

 

Ques 41: Saima Wazed Hossain has been appointed as WHO goodwill ambassador for Autism in South-East Asia Region. She belongs to which country?

 

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Bangladesh

 

 

Ques 42: World Sports Journalists day is celebrated on:

 

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 2nd July

 

 

Ques 43: Name the Veteran Marathi Actor- Writer who has died recently?

 

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Madhukar Todarmal

 

 

Ques 44: What is the full form of GSMA?

 

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Global System Mobile Association

 

 

Ques 45: What is exempted from the restrictions on cash dealings of 2 lakh rupees or more?

 

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 Credit card bill payments, business correspondents appointed by banks and issuers of prepaid instruments

 

 

Ques 46: Which bank has recently become the payment bank with effect from 30th June 2017.

 

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FINO Payment Bank

 

 

Ques 47: Which app is launched by Svatantra Microfin for a cashless solution?

 

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Saathi

 

 

Ques 48: India has recently signed MoU with which country regarding Co-operation in GEO-LEO Optical Link?

 

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Israel

 

 

Ques 49: Who is the head of HRD Ministry of India?

 

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Prakash Javadekar

 

 

Ques 50: Name the program implemented by CSIR and KVS to connect school students and scientists.

 

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 JIGYASA

 

 

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2 thoughts on “General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 1 to 9 July 2017

  1. ANAND

    When will you post current affairs of this month.

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Anand,
       
      Greetings from Eduncle!
       
      You can find the Current Affairs of August 2017 here:https://scoop.eduncle.com/monthly-current-affairs-august-2017-eduwrap Kindly stay tuned for latest updates.
       
      Hope the above information will be helpful to you. For more queries, please stay tuned!
       
      Thanks for asking!
       
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

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