17th Asian Games, Objective Questions for Competitive Exams 17th Asian Games, Objective Questions for Competitive Exams
(Q.1) Consider the following statements: Total 45 countries participated ‘Diversity Shines Here’ was the slogan The torch for the relay was lit at Seoul... 17th Asian Games, Objective Questions for Competitive Exams

(Q.1) Consider the following statements:

  1. Total 45 countries participated
  2. ‘Diversity Shines Here’ was the slogan
  3. The torch for the relay was lit at Seoul

Which of the above statement/s about 17th Asian Games is/are correct?

  1. 1 & 2
  2. 1 & 3
  3. 2 & 3
  4. All of the above

 

(Q.2) Which two cities had formally bid for hosting the 17th Asian Games in 2014?

  1. Riyadh & Dubai
  2. Incheon & New Delhi
  3. Kabul & Hanoi
  4. Incheon & Dhaka

 

(Q.3) Three spotted seals, named ‘Barame’, ‘Chumuro’ and Vichuon were official mascots of 17th Asian Games. What do these names mean in the Korean language?

  1. Barame – Wind, Chumuro – Water, Vichuon – Sunshine
  2. Barame – Water, Chumuro – Sunshine, Vichuon – Wind
  3. Barame – Wind, Chumuro – Dance, Vichuon – Light
  4. Barame – Light, Chumuro – Dance, Vichuon – Wind

 

(Q.4) Which among the following are the non-Olympic sports that were contested at 17th Asian Games?

  1. Swimming, Archery & Boxing
  2. Weightlifting, Tennis and Wrestling
  3. Fencing, Hockey and Gymnastics
  4. Cricket, Kabaddi & Karate

 

(Q.5) Arrange the following countries in order of their ranks (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th) in the final medal tally

 Countries: South Korea, Kazakhstan, Japan, China and Iran

  1. 1st: China, 2nd: South Korea, 3rd: Japan, 4th: Kazakhstan, 5th: Iran
  2. 1st: Japan, 2nd: China, 3rd: South Korea, 4th: Iran, 5th: Kazakhstan
  3. 1st: Iran, 2nd: Japan, 3rd: South Korea, 4th: Kazakhstan, 5th: China
  4. 1st: South Korea, 2nd: China, 3rd: Japan, 4th: Iran, 5th: Kazakhstan

 

(Q.6) Who among the following was announced ‘Most Valuable Player ‘(MVP) of 17th Asian Games?

  1. Dmitry Balandin
  2. Hagino Kasuke
  3. Joseph Schooling
  4. Shi Yang

 

 

(Q.7) Which of the following watch manufacturing company was named the official timekeeper of 17th Asian Games?

  1. Rado
  2. Omega
  3. Tissot
  4. TAG Heuer

 

(Q.8) Consider the following statements:

  1. India’s overall performance at 17th Asian Games 2014 was much better as compared to 16th Asian Games in 2010
  2. Including 17th Asian Games, Indian men’s hockey squad has been winning gold medal since last 3 Asian Games.
  3. Sardar Singh the captain of men’s hockey team was the flag bearer of Indian contingent for the opening ceremony parade.

Which of the above statement/s about India at 17th Asian games is/are correct?

  1. Only 1
  2. Only 2
  3. 1 & 2
  4. Only 3

 

(Q.9) Match the following pairs of Indian sportsperson who won Gold medal at 17th Asian games with the corresponding sport:

SportspersonSport
A. Athletics – Discus Throw1. Mary Kom
B. Boxing2. Yogeshwar Dutt
C. Shooting 3. Seema Punia
D. Wrestling4. Jitu Rai

Codes:

A B C D
a. 3 1 4 2
b. 3 1 2 4
c. 2 1 3 4
d. 2 1 4 3

 

(Q.10)  Besides Jakarta which 2 other Indonesian cities will be supporting hosts for 18th Asian Games scheduled to be held in 2018?

  1. Surabaya & Bekasi
  2. Palembang & Bandung
  3. Palembang & Bekasi
  4. Bandung & Surabaya