Current Affairs Quiz for 27th January 2017
(Q.1) ‘International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust’ is observed on which date every year?
- 26th January
- 27th January
- 28th January
- 29th January
(Q.2) In a bid to promote digital transaction, Chief Minister of which state has announced the launch of ‘Chief Minister’s Award’ to districts adopting digital payments?
- Himachal Pradesh
(Q.3) Which country has recently unveiled a stealth drone dubbed ‘Sharp Sword’ that could be capable of dropping more than 4,000 pounds of bombs?
(Q.4) Which Snooker Player has created history by winning a record seventh Masters Title?
- Joe Perry
- Pankaj Advani
- Neil Robertson
- Ronnie O’Sullivan
(Q.5) According to the Flag Foundation of India, which among the following is the first public university in the country to get a monumental flagpole?
- Delhi University
- Jawaharlal Nehru University
- Aligarh Muslim University
- Banaras Hindu University
(Q.6) What was the 2017 theme of ‘International Customs Day’ celebrated on 26th January?
- “Digital Customs: Progressive Engagement”
- “Data Analysis for Effective Border Management”
- “Communication: sharing information for better cooperation”
- “Innovation for Customs progress”
(Q.7) ____________, who passed away in January 2017, was the last astronaut to leave his footprints on the surface of the Moon
- Norman Jones
- Eugene Cernan
- Mikhail Ribakov
- Antonio Maximus
(Q.8) In January 2017, 4 lakh square feet state-of-the-art IT building, ‘Jyothirmaya’ was inaugurated in:
- Tamil Nadu
(Q.9) India has partnered with experts of which country for a project titled ‘ASAP-Delhi: An Integrated Study of Air Pollutant Sources in the Delhi National Capital Region’?
- United Kingdom
(Q.10) Which among the following cricket teams has won this year’s Irani Trophy?
- Rest of India