Current Affairs Quiz for 4th and 5th November 2016
(Q.1) Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) was held in November 2016 in:
- New Delhi
(Q.2) Which yojana has been recently launched by PM Narendra Modi, that would provide solar powered irrigation pumps to farmers at a subsidized price?
- Saur Sujala Yojana
- Saur Sinchai Yojana
- Saur Sinchai Labh Yojana
- Saur Sujala Sinchai Yojana
(Q.3) Kim Byong-joon has been appointed as Prime Minister of:
- South Korea
(Q.4) Which among the following has become the first State in India to launch cyber police stations in all districts?
(Q.5) Name the founder of Sulabh International, who has been appointed as a brand ambassador for Swachh Rail Mission of Indian Railways?
- Bindeshwar Pathak
- Yogeshwar Shukla
- Vishwajeet Das
- Harshvardhan Mishra
(Q.6) Mangat Ram Sharma, who passed away in November 2016, was the former Deputy Chief Minister of:
- Himachal Pradesh
- Jammu & Kashmir
(Q.7) NASA is developing an instrument called ‘BILI’ to sniff out signs of life on Mars. What does abbreviation ‘BILI’ stand for?
- ‘Bio-Indicator Luminous Instrument’
- ‘Breach-Indicator Lidar Instrument
- ‘Bio-Indicator Lidar Instrument’
- ‘Breach-Indicator Luminous Instrument’
(Q.8) ‘SAMPRITI 2016’ was a joint military exercise between India and:
- Sri Lanka
(Q.9) Name the veteran journalist who has been chosen for the ‘Raja Ram Mohan Roy Award’ for his outstanding contribution to journalism which is presented by the Press Council of India (PCI)
- S Nihal Singh
- Shekhar Gupta
- Prannoy Roy
- Karan Thapar
(Q.10) Who among the following has won Formula 1 Mexican Grand Prix?
- Nico Rosberg
- Lewis Hamilton
- Daniel Ricciardo
- Sebastian Vettel