Current Affairs Quiz for 3rd March 2017
(Q.1) ‘World Wildlife Day’ is celebrated on which date every year?
- 1st March
- 2nd March
- 3rd March
- 4th March
(Q.2) What was the theme of ‘World Wildlife Day’ 2017?
- ‘Listen to the Young Voices’
- ‘Building a Sustainable Wildlife Care System’
- ‘Raising Awareness about Wildlife Conservation’
- ‘Stand up for Wildlife Conservation’
(Q.3) Which State Govt. has decided to make Sanskrit education mandatory in all the schools up to Class 8?
- Madhya Pradesh
(Q.4) Neil Gaiman, who has been appointed as a global Goodwill Ambassador by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is an acclaimed:
- Football Player
(Q.5) Name Konkona Sen Sharma-starrer film that has bagged the Audience Award at the 2017 Glasgow Film Festival
- Lipstick Under My Burkha
- Nail Polish Under My Burkha
- Facial Under My Burkha
- Eye Liner Under My Burkha
(Q.6) Name the Pakistani Diplomat who has assumed the office of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Secretary-General
- Bilawal Ali
- Amjad HussainB Sial
- Inzamam Ahmed
- Shakib Sohail
(Q.7) Who among the following will be awarded with the Polly Umrigar Award at the BCCI award, and will thus become the first Indian cricketer to get this prestigious award for the third time?
- M S Dhoni
- R Ashwin
- Virat Kohli
- Ajinkya Rahane
(Q.8) Which among the following has won the annual Visitor’s Award for the ‘Best University’, 2017?
- Aligarh Muslim University
- Banaras Hindu University
- University of Madras
- Jawaharlal Nehru University
(Q.9) In first of its kind initiative, which State/UT has decided to expand the mid-day meal scheme beyond primary and upper primary level and cover the girl students of classes 9 to 12 in this scheme?
(Q.10) The government has shifted the responsibility of promoting digital transactions from NITI Aayog to:
- Ministry of Finance
- Ministry of Information Technology and Electronics
- Ministry of Commerce
- Ministry of HRD