General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 18 to 24 Feb 2018

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 18 to 24 Feb



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 18 to 24 February 2018.


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




Ques 1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated World Information Technology Congress in which City/State?

[A] Hyderabad, Telangana

[B] Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

[C] Maharashtra

[D] Haryana

Show Answer

Hyderabad, Telangana




Ques 2. Who has been appointed as head of the five-member panel to investigate INR 11,300 crore fraud at the Punjab National Bank?

[A] Y H Malegam

[B] Pranab Mukherjee

[C] Murali Ramaswami

[D] Debashish Mukherjee

Show Answer

Y H Malegam




Ques 3. Which country has been named as 7th Most Targeted Nation for Web Application Attacks?

[A] Pakistan

[B] Saudi Arabia

[C] India

[D] Shri Lanka

Show Answer






Ques 4. Who has been appointed as Executive Directors of Canara Bank?

[A] Rajendra Trivedi

[B] Nandan Nilekani

[C] Murali Ramaswami

[D] Debashish Mukherjee

Show Answer

Debashish Mukherjee




Ques 5. Which is the first non-suburban railway station of India, managed by all-woman?

[A] Matunga, Mumbai

[B] Gandhi Nagar, Jaipur

[C] Thane, Mumbai

[D] Durgapura, Jaipur

Show Answer

Gandhi Nagar, Jaipur




Ques 6. Which company has been presented the World’s Best Employer Award?

[A] Alphabet

[B] Apple

[C] Tata Consultancy Services

[D] Amazon

Show Answer

Tata Consultancy Services




Ques 7. In which city/state the 44th Khajuraho Dance Festival 2018 was held?

[A] New Delhi

[B] Madhya Pradesh

[C] Mizoram

[D] Colombo

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Madhya Pradesh




Ques 8. The name of noted violinist, who passed away recently?

[A] Gundu Hanumantha Rao

[B] Kunwar Bai

[C] M S Anantharaman

[D] BK Goyal

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M S Anantharaman




Ques 9. Who has been appointed as New Speaker of Gujarat Assembly?

[A] Murali Ramaswami

[B] Y H Malegam

[C] Rajendra Trivedi

[D] Nandan Nilekani

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Rajendra Trivedi




Ques 10. Retirement fund body Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has reduced interest rate on deposits at what percent?

[A] 8.55%

[B] 8.65%

[C] 8.8%

[D] 8%

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Ques 11. Which day is celebrated as International Mother Language Day?

[A] 20 February

[B] 21 February

[C] 24 February

[D] 18 February

Show Answer

21 February




Ques 12. What is the name of President of Iran, who was on three days visit to India?

[A] Cyril Ramaphosa

[B] Hassan Rouhani

[C] Hailemariam Desalegn

[D] Jacob Zuma

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Hassan Rouhani




Ques 13. Which bank/finance company has signed an agreement with government of India for improvement and expansion of water supply in Bhagalpur and Gaya towns in Bihar?

[A] Punjab National Bank

[B] Asian Development Bank

[C] HDFC Bank

[D] New Development Bank

Show Answer

Asian Development Bank




Ques 14. Name of the scheme, which Haryana government has launched to report various issues in 46 developmental blocks of the state?

[A] Parivartan

[B] Asmita Yojana

[C] Swachhagraha

[D] Garuda Shakti

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Ques 15. Kunwar Bai who passed away recently, was famous as a/an

[A] Padma Vibhushan Cardiologist

[B] Telugu Actor

[C] Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Ambassador

[D] Noted Violinist

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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Ambassador




Ques 16. Who is the First Woman Fighter Pilot to Fly Fighter Jet?

[A] Sharmila Nicollet

[B] Avani Chaturvedi

[C] Brijesh Damani

[D] Nandan Nilekani

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Avani Chaturvedi





Ques 17. Which country has officially launched its own cryptocurrency to avoid US-led financial sanctions?

[A] Saudi Arabia

[B] Pakistan

[C] Venezuela

[D] Iran

Show Answer





Ques 18. Which state government has launched a motorcycle ambulance service to provide quick medical help to patients in need?

[A] Kerala

[B] Goa

[C] Hyderabad

[D] Maharashtra

Show Answer





Ques 19. Which Country has approved a motion to declare Mandarin as one of its official languages?

[A] Saudi Arabia

[B] Pakistan

[C] Venezuela

[D] Iran

Show Answer





Ques 20. Who has been given the Shiv Chhatrapati State Sports Awards?

[A] Mahendra Singh Dhoni

[B] Ajinkya Rahane

[C] Manavaditya Singh Rathore

[D] Brijesh Damani

Show Answer

Ajinkya Rahane



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