General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 11 to 17 Dec 2017

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 11 to 17 Dec 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.

 

 

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 The GK Questions & Answers which are provided below is based on the Weekly Current Affairs & General Knowledge from 11 to 17 December 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. Which city hosted the two-day ASEAN–India Connectivity Summit?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Mumbai

[C] Pune

[D] Indore

Show Answer

New Delhi

 

 

 

Ques 2. Which among the followings becomes the first Indian state to launch free email address in Hindi?

[A] Maharashtra

[B] Tamil Nadu

[C] Rajasthan

[D] Meghalaya

Show Answer

Rajasthan

 

 

 

Ques 3. Union Government recently approved National Medical Commission Bill 2017. It will replace which act?

[A] Medical Council Act, 1956

[B] Bio Medical Act, 1956

[C] Medical and Dental Act, 1956

[D] None of these

Show Answer

Medical Council Act, 1956

 

 

 

Ques 4. Who has been appointed as the CFO of Vodafone India?

[A] Thomas Reisten

[B] Manish Dawar

[C] Sunil Sood

[D] Reckitt Benckiser

Show Answer

Manish Dawar

 

 

 

Ques 5. The 8th edition of military exercise EKUVERIN 2017 was held between India and which country?

[A] Australia

[B] Japan

[C] Maldives

[D] Argentina

Show Answer

Maldives

 

 

 

Ques 6. Who has won the title of Peter England Mr. India 2017?

[A] Ankit Sharma

[B] Abhi Khajuria

[C] Lakshya Sharma

[D] Jitesh Singh Deo

Show Answer

Jitesh Singh Deo

 

 

 

 

Ques 7. Who has been appointed as the new CEO and MD of Infosys?

[A] Salil Parekh

[B] Narayan Murthy

[C] Nandan Nilekani

[D] Pravin Rao

Show Answer

Salil Parekh

 

 

 

Ques 8. Who has been appointed as the RBI’s new Executive Director?

[A] BP Kanungo

[B] Meena Hemachandra

[C] Uma Shankar

[D] Deepali Pant Joshi

Show Answer

Uma Shankar

 

 

 

Ques 9. Union Health Minister has launched a new initiative on Universal Health Coverage Day. Name the initiative launched.

[A] Saubhagya

[B] Aarambh

[C] Lakshya

[D] Sagar

Show Answer

Lakshya

 

 

 

Ques 10. Which country has won the gold medal at the Hockey World League 2017?

[A] Australia

[B] India

[C] Argentina

[D] Italy

Show Answer

Australia

 

 

 

Ques 11. Which day is celebrated as the National Energy Conservation Day?

[A] 12 December

[B] 14 December

[C] 15 December

[D] 16 December

Show Answer

14 December

 

 

 

Ques 12. Which city is listed in the UNEP’s list of top 5 global cities that have successfully managed solid waste?

[A] Pune, Maharashtra

[B] Alappuzha, Kerala

[C] Kochi, Kerala

[D] Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Show Answer

Alappuzha, Kerala

 

 

 

Ques 13. India has signed a MoU for enhanced cooperation in the health sector. Name the country with which the MoU was signed.

[A] South Africa

[B] UK

[C] Morocco

[D] Mauritius

Show Answer

Morocco

 

 

 

Ques 14. The Government has decided to bear Merchant Discount Rate charges on debit cards, UPI, up to how much amount?

[A] INR 1000

[B] INR 2000

[C] INR 5000

[D] INR 10000

Show Answer

INR 2000

 

 

 

Ques 15. Neeraj Vora, who passed away recently, was related to which field?

[A] Sports

[B] Film Industry

[C] Music

[D] Journalism

Show Answer

Film Industry

 

 

 

Ques 16. RBI has imposed INR 3 crore penalty on which private sector bank?

[A] Axis Bank

[B] ICICI Bank

[C] IndusInd Bank

[D] HDFC Bank

Show Answer

IndusInd Bank

 

 

 

Ques 17. Which mountain is named as the UK’s new Highest Peak?

[A] Mt Vinson

[B] Mt Hope

[C] Mt Kilimanjaro

[D] Mt Jackson

Show Answer

Mt Hope

 

 

 

Ques 18. Name the Bollywood Actor who has been awarded 2017 Mother Teresa Memorial Award.

[A] Deepika Padukone

[B] Amitabh Bachchan

[C] Priyanka Chopra

[D] Shahrukh Khan

Show Answer

Priyanka Chopra

 

 

 

Ques 19. What is the Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year?

[A] Antifa

[B] Unicorn

[C] Youthquake

[D] None of these

Show Answer

Youthquake

 

 

 

Ques 20. Who has been appointed as the President of Indian Nation Congress Party?

[A] Sonia Gandhi

[B] Rahul Gandhi

[C] Amit Shah

[D] None of these

Show Answer

Rahul Gandhi

 

 

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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2 thoughts on “General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 11 to 17 Dec 2017

  1. psrao

    i know some of the answers like word of the year , youthquake , moroco, rahul gandhi, 14 december, alappuzha, rajasthan, dawar etc., to name a few/ .

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Psrao,
       
      Greetings from Eduncle!
       
      Well Done. Stay updated with the latest Current Affairs with our Whats’ New section and prepare for your exams. All the best.
       
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

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