Current Affairs Quiz 17 August 2018

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Question 1: In which state is Ghughua Fossil Park located?
A. Karnataka
B. Madhaya Pradesh
C. Rajasthan
D. Odisha

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

National Parks in Madhya Pradesh:- Van Vihar National Park || Ghughua Fossil Park || Satpura National Park

Question 2: Good Governance Day is observed on _______?
A. August 25
B. December 25
C. November 25
D. June 25

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

December 25 is observed as the Good Governance Day. It is also the birthday of Late PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ji.

Question 3: Who is the president of Nepal?
A. Bidhya Devi Bhandari
B. K.P. Sharma Oli
C. Sher Bahadur Singh
D. Sham Sher Singh

Answer and Explanation

Answer: A

Capital – Kathmandu, Currency – Nepalese rupee (NPR), President – Bidhya Devi Bhandari Prime Minister – K.P. Sharma Oli

Question 4: ___________ will observe September as the ‘month of nutrition’.
A. Karnataka
B. Madhya Pradesh
C. Rajasthan
D. Odisha

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

Rajasthan will observe September as the ‘month of nutrition’.

Question 5: Which of the following is the mascot of Indian Railways?
A. Elephant
B. Bear
C. Lion
D. Tiger

Answer and Explanation

Answer: A

Bholu the Train Manager (Guard) elephant is the mascot of Indian Railways. The mascot, a cartoon of an elephant holding a signal lamp with green light in one hand, was initially designed for Indian Railways’ 150th year commemoration events and was unveiled on 16 April 2002 in Bangalore.

Question 6: What is the name of home ground of Manchester City?
A. Wanda Metropolis
B. Emirates Stadium
C. Etihad Stadium
D. Old Trafford

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

Manchester City Football Club is a football club based in east Manchester, England. Founded in 1880 as St. Mark’s.

Question 7: A loan agreement is between REC and German bank KfW of Euro _________ Million.
A. 500
B. 400
C. 200
D. 300

Answer and Explanation

Answer: C

A loan agreement is between REC and German bank KfW of Euro 200 Million.

Question 8: What is the ranking of Croatia in latest FIFA ranking?
A. 4
B. 5
C. 6
D. 7

Answer and Explanation

Answer: A

Croatia is ranked 4th in the world after football’s governing body FIFA released the latest rankings

Question 9: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched _________ App.
A. Dial 100 Police Mobile
B. Now Dial 100 Police Mobile
C. 100 Dial Police Mobile
D. Dial 100 Mobile Police

Answer and Explanation

Answer: A

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched Dial 100 Police Mobile App.

Question 10: According to Ind-Ra the economic growth for the FY19 will be 7.2%,earlier it was __________.
A. 7.6%
B. 7.4%
C. 7.5%
D. 7.3%

Answer and Explanation

Answer: B

According to Ind-Ra the economic growth for the FY19 will be 7.2%, earlier it was 7.4%.

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