General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 18 to 24 Sep 2017

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 18 to 24 Sep 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.

 

 

What Eduncle Says!

 

 The GK Questions & Answers which are provided below is based on the Weekly Current Affairs & General Knowledge from 18 to 24 September 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. Prime Minister will announce a scheme ________ for providing 24X7 electricity to all on the birth anniversary of RSS ideologue Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay.

[A] Sabko Mile Ujala

[B] Raushni

[C] Saubhagya

[D] Prakash

Show Answer

Saubhagya

 

 

 

Ques 2. Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Shram Anna Sahayata Yojna has been launched by which of the following state government?

[A] Telangana

[B] Madhya Pradesh  

[C] Uttar Pradesh

[D] Chhattisgarh

Show Answer

Chhattisgarh

 

 

 

 

Ques 3. Which of the following state will be the first Indian state to start DNA database for storage of DNA profile of criminals to help police investigation?

[A] Gujarat

[B] Maharashtra

[C] West Bengal  

[D] Karnataka

Show Answer

Maharashtra

 

 

 

Ques 4. Which of the following entities has said in its report that India is likely to be the 3rd largest economy by 2028?

[A] IMF

[B] Moody’s

[C] CRISIL

[D] HSBC

Show Answer

HSBC

 

 

 

Ques 5. Who among the following film-makers won the prestigious ANR National Award for his contribution to the Telugu film industry?

[A] Surender Reddy

[B] S S Rajamouli

[C] Priyadarshan

[D] Adurthi Subba Rao

Show Answer

S S Rajamouli

 

 

 

Ques 6. Who among the following won Singapore Grand Prix and extended his championship lead?

[A] Lewis Hamilton

[B] Sebastian Vettel

[C] Daniel Ricciardo

[D] Valtteri Bottas

Show Answer

Lewis Hamilton

 

 

 

Ques 7. The world’s oldest person- Violet Brown has died. She belongs to which country?

[A] Japan

[B] Jamaica

[C] South Korea

[D] Singapore

Show Answer

Japan

 

 

 

Ques 8. World Health Organization has granted how much amount for Rohingyas healthcare?

[A] $250,000

[B] $125,000

[C] $175,000

[D] $200,000

Show Answer

$175,000

 

 

 

 

Ques 9. What is India’s rank among countries that faced most natural disasters?

[A] Third

[B] Second

[C] First

[D] Fourth

Show Answer

Third

 

 

 

Ques 10. Who has been elected as the President of News Broadcasters Association?

[A] Prannoy Roy

[B] Dibang

[C] Ravish Kumar

[D] Rajat Sharma

Show Answer

Rajat Sharma

 

 

 

 

Ques 11. With which country India has signed an MoU to assists in upgradation of Thondaman Vocational Training Centre in Hatton?

[A] Sri Lanka

[B] Myanmar

[C] Bangladesh

[D] Nepal

Show Answer

Sri Lanka

 

 

 

Ques 12. India gets its first high horse power locomotive engine from which of the following countries?

[A] USA

[B] France

[C] Japan  

[D] Russia

Show Answer

France

 

 

 

Ques 13. Who among the following has been appointed as the new high commissioner to Pakistan?

[A] Gautam Bambawale

[B] Ajay Bisaria

[C] Sushil Kumar Singhal

[D] Pankaj Saxena

Show Answer

Ajay Bisaria

 

 

 

Ques 14. Which of the following Institution has been awarded with Rajbhasha Keerti Award 2016-17?

[A] Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

[B] Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

[C] Indian Institute of Management, Indore

[D] Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Show Answer

Indian Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad

 

 

 

Ques 15. Which among the following non-governmental organizations working among farmers, has won this year’s UN Equator Prize?

[A] Swayam Shikshan Prayog

[B] One Acre Fund

[C] Nanndi Foundation

[D] Gramin Vikas Trust

Show Answer

Swayam Shikshan Prayog

 

 

 

Ques 16. World Alzheimer’s day is celebrated on which of the following date?

[A] 20 September

[B] 22 September

[C] 21 September

[D] 19 September

Show Answer

21 September  

 

 

 

 

Ques 17. According to Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) India’s economy will likely grow _____ in FY18.

[A] 7.2%

[B] 7.4%

[C] 6.8%

[D] 6.7%

Show Answer

 6.7%

 

 

 

Ques 18. Which one of the following banks is India’s most popular bank according to a survey conducted by Brand Finance?

[A] Union Bank of India

[B] State Bank of India

[C] Bank of India

[D] Central Bank

Show Answer

State Bank of India

 

 

 

Ques 19. Which of the following state gets $300 million ADB loan to carry forward fiscal reforms?

[A] West Bengal

[B] Haryana

[C] Rajasthan

[D] Bihar

Show Answer

West Bengal

 

 

 

Ques 20. Which of the following state has launched country’s first electric bus services?

[A] Rajasthan

[B] Himachal Pradesh

[C] Uttarakhand

[D] Telangana

Show Answer

Himachal Pradesh

 

 

 

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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