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.


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


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


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


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


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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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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: 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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