Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd March 2017 – Rapid Fire Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd March 2017 – Rapid Fire
Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd March 2017     (Q.1) ‘Zero Discrimination Day’ is observed on which date every year? 1st March 2nd... Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd March 2017 – Rapid Fire

Current Affairs Quiz for 1st and 2nd March 2017

 

 

(Q.1) ‘Zero Discrimination Day’ is observed on which date every year?

  1. 1st March
  2. 2nd March
  3. 3rd March
  4. 4th March

 

(Q.2) What was the theme of ‘Zero Discrimination Day’ 2017?

  1. ‘Stand Out for #ZeroDiscrimination’
  2. ‘Make Some Noise for #ZeroDiscrimination’
  3. ‘Speak up for #ZeroDiscrimnation’
  4. ‘Raise You Voice for #ZeroDeiscrimination’

 

(Q.3) Which two countries have vetoed against a UN resolution to impose sanctions against Syria over its alleged use of chemical weapons?

  1. US and Russia
  2. US and France
  3. Russia and China
  4. France and China

 

 

(Q.4) Which among the following famous singer has been honoured with The 2017 Harvard Humanitarian of the Year award?

  1. Beyonce
  2. Selena Gomez
  3. Britney Spears
  4. Rihanna

 

(Q.5) After seeing the phenomenal success of the Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app, Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology wants all bank accounts to be internet-enabled by ___________

  1. 31st March 2017
  2. 1st July 2017
  3. 30th September 2017
  4. 31st December 2017

 

(Q.6) Taarak Mehta, who passed away in March 2017, was a renowned:

  1. Historian from Gujarat
  2. Gujarati Writer
  3. Gujarati Folk singer
  4. Gujarati Politician

 

(Q.7) A team of engineers led by 94-year-old ____________, the co-inventor of the lithium-ion battery, has developed the first all-solid-state battery cells that could lead to safer, faster-charging, longer-lasting rechargeable batteries for handheld mobile devices, electric cars and stationary energy storage

  1. Sheldon Schmidt
  2. Alan Cooper
  3. John Goodenough
  4. Mike Gomes

 

 

(Q.8) Name the Indian Shooter who has won Gold medal in 50-metre air pistol event at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi

  1. Amanpreet Singh
  2. Gagan Narang
  3. Mairaj Ahmad
  4. Jitu Rai

 

(Q.9) Tarun Kona and Alwin Francis represent India in which sport?

  1. Badminton
  2. Hockey
  3. Tennis
  4. Table Tennis

 

(Q.10) 41st ‘Civil Accounts Day’ was celebrated on 1st March 2017. Who is the current Controller General of Accounts?

  1. Laxmi Iyer
  2. Archana Nigam
  3. Vibha Mishra
  4. Devika Jain

 

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