General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 9 to 15 Oct 2017

General Knowledge Quiz & Current Affairs Ques 9 to 15 Oct 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 9 to 15 October 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. According to Brand Finance’s Nation Brands 2017, what is the rank of India in the league of nations?

[A] 11th

[B] 7th

[C] 8th

[D] 6th

Show Answer

8th

 

 

 

Ques 2. What is the theme of the 2017 International Conference on Yoga?

[A] Yoga for life

[B] Yoga for holistic health

[C] Yoga for body and beyond

[D] Yoga for wellness

Show Answer

Yoga for wellness

 

 

 

Ques 3. In how many states Reserve Bank will launch a financial literacy drive on pilot basis to educate people on e-transactions, formal sector borrowings and insurance purchases.

[A] 9

[B] 8

[C] 6

[D] 5

Show Answer

9

 

 

 

Ques 4. Who among the following has claimed the World Open Under- 16 Snooker Championship titles in in the girl’s category?

[A] Kelly Fisher

[B] Anupama Ramachandran

[C] Vidya Pillai

[D] Anuja Thakur

Show Answer

Anupama Ramachandran

 

 

 

Ques 5. Who among the following has romped to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix to close in on a fourth world title?

[A] Lewis Hamilton

[B] Sebastian Vettel

[C] Max Verstappen

[D] Daniel Ricciardo

Show Answer

Lewis Hamilton

 

 

 
Ques 6. In which city Vice President will inaugurate the two-day ‘International Conference on Yoga for Wellness’?

[A] Jaipur

[B] Ahmedabad

[C] New Delhi

[D] Hyderabad

Show Answer

New Delhi

 

 

 

Ques 7. Which among the following banks committed a financial assistance of Rs 10 crore to the Indian Armed Forces as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative?

[A] IDBI

[B] ICICI

[C] HDFC

[D] SBI

Show Answer

ICICI

 

 

 

Ques 8. Which of the following International Airport will be country’s first Aadhaar-enabled airport by 2018?

[A] Kempegowda International Airport

[B] Indira Gandhi International Airport

[C] Calicut International Airport

[D] Raja Bhoj International Airport

Show Answer

Kempegowda International Airport

 

 

 

Ques 9. Who among the following has been awarded by Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for the year 2017?

[A] N.R. Narayana Murthy

[B] Sunil Bharti Mittal

[C] Dr. E. Sreedharan

[D] Dr. Bhindeshwar Pathak

Show Answer

Dr. Bhindeshwar Pathak

 

 

 

Ques 10. Which of the following company has been recognized as the country’s best FMCG company in the food sector by the International Advertising Association (IAA)?

[A] Amul

[B] Saras Dairy

[C] Haldiram’s

[D] Britannia

Show Answer

Amul

 

 

 

Ques 11. Which of the following bank has launched its first ‘Digital Banking Branch’ in Bengaluru?

[A] State Bank of India

[B] PNB

[C] Canara Bank

[D] Axis Bank

Show Answer

Canara Bank

 

 

 

Ques 12. Who among the following has been appointed as the Chairman of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)?

[A] Amitabh Bachhan

[B] Anupam Kher

[C] Sidharth Roy Kapoor

[D] Prasoon Joshi

Show Answer

Anupam Kher

 

 

 

Ques 13. Who among the following cricketer has decided to retire from competitive cricket after the first T20 International against New Zealand?

[A] Yuvraj Singh

[B] Mahendra Singh Dhoni

[C] Suresh Raina

[D] Ashish Nehra

Show Answer

Ashish Nehra

 

 

 

Ques 14. Who among the following cricketers has been named as first brand ambassador of Mercedes-Benz and Laureus Sport in India?

[A] Yuvraj Singh

[B] Virat Kohli

[C] Sachin Tendulkar

[D] Ravindra Jadeja

Show Answer

Yuvraj Singh

 

 

 
Ques 15. International Day for Disaster Reduction is observed on_______.

[A] 14 October

[B] 13 October

[C] 15 October

[D] 12 October

Show Answer

13 October

 

 

 

Ques 16. In which city this year’s G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) Meeting will held?

[A] Paris

[B] Madrid

[C] New Delhi

[D] Washington D.C.

Show Answer

Washington D.C.

 

 

 

Ques 17. Who among the following will be the next Chief of UN Cultural Agency of UNESCO?

[A] Irina Bokova

[B] Jaun Alfonso

[C] Audrey Azoulay

[D] Saleh al-Hasnawi

Show Answer

Audrey Azoulay

 

 

 

Ques 18. Who among the following has been nominated for the first Centenary National Award for Literature?

[A] Namita Gokhale

[B] Apurba Sharma

[C] Nirupama Borgohain

[D] Atulananda Goswami

Show Answer

Namita Gokhale

 

 

 

Ques 19. Who among the following golfers has clinched his first Asian Tour title at the Yeangder Tournament Players Championship?

[A] Arjun Atwal

[B] Anirban Lahiri

[C] Ajeetesh Sandhu

[D] Himmat Rai

Show Answer

Ajeetesh Sandhu

 

 

 

Ques 20. Which state government has launched ‘Solar Briefcase’ to provide electricity in remote areas?

[A] Jharkhand

[B] Uttarakhand

[C] Uttar Pradesh

[D] Madhya Pradesh

Show Answer

Uttarakhand

 

 

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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