Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd January 2017 – Rapid Fire Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd January 2017 – Rapid Fire
Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd January 2017 – Rapid Fire     (Q.1) In January 2017, India successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable strategic... Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd January 2017 – Rapid Fire

Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd January 2017 – Rapid Fire

 

 

(Q.1) In January 2017, India successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV from a test range off Odisha coast. Agni – IV has a strike range of ______ km

  1. 2000 km
  2. 4000 km
  3. 6000 km
  4. 8000 km

 

(Q.2) India’s first laser technology-based advanced Automatic Vehicle Monitoring System (AVMS) RTO check-post has been set up at Shamlaji of Aravalli district in:

  1. Gujarat
  2. Rajasthan
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Maharashtra

 

(Q.3) Who among the following has taken over as the 22nd Chief of the Air Staff (CoAS) of the Indian Air Force (IAF)?

  1. Air Marshal Balwant Vij
  2. Air Marshal Vikas Bhagwat
  3. Air Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa
  4. Air Marshal Jagdish Dhoke

 

 

(Q.4) Who among the following has been appointed as new Chief of Army Staff (CoAS)?

  1. Lt General Vikram Shergill
  2. Lt General Mahadev Ahlawat
  3. Lt General Vijay Shankar
  4. Lt General Bipin Rawat

 

(Q.5) Name the Indian-origin British professor of chemistry and DNA expert at Cambridge University, who has received a Knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II for his contributions

  1. Vijay Iyer
  2. Mrugesh Menon
  3. Laxman Chidambaram
  4. Shankar Balasubramanian

 

(Q.6) The Border Security Force (BSF) is set to install laser walls and smart sensors along the Indo-Bangla international border in ___________ to plug the porous riverine and unmanned terrain in the area in order to keep a check on infiltration and terrorism

  1. West Bengal
  2. Assam
  3. Tripura
  4. Mizoram

 

(Q.7) Indian origin Shaikh Rafik Mohammed has been appointed to top military post of:

  1. Kenya
  2. Kazakhstan
  3. Kyrgyzstan
  4. Tajikistan

 

 

(Q.8) Who among the following has recently announced retirement from Professional Tennis?

  1. Saketh Myneni
  2. Yuki Bhambri
  3. Rohan Bopanna
  4. Somdev Devvarman

 

(Q.9) Mori, a tiny village in _________ has been declared as Smart Digital Village with all the households enjoying WiFi Internet connectivity, cable TV and making all transactions cashless

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Kerala
  3. Uttarakhand
  4. Himachal Pradesh

 

(Q.10) In January 2017, who among the following won Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi, UAE?

  1. Novak Djokovic
  2. Rafael Nadal
  3. Andy Murray
  4. Roger Federer

 

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