DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ – 7 OCTOBER
Q1. On which country the United States of America recently lifted economic sanctions?
Q2. Sreelatha Menon who recently passed away was?
a. An actress
b. A Social Worker
c. A dancer
d. A politician
Q3. Who is the author of the book titled The Ministry of Utmost Happiness?
a. Jhumpa Lahiri
b. Ruskin Bond
c. Vikram Seth
d. Arundhati Roy
Q4. Juan Manuel Santos who was bestowed with the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize is the President of which country?
Q5. Where was the Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting 2016 held?
a. Washington DC
c. New Delhi
Q6. The Election Commission of India collaborated with which social networking site to register young voters?
Q7. Which committee constituted to assess ground situation at Cauvery basin?
a. Krishnendu Committee
b. GS Jha Committee
c. Srikrishna Committee
d. None of the above
Q8. Who was awarded the Player of the Tournament for UEFA EURO 2016?
a. Lionel Messi
b. Tom Brady
c. Matt Ryan
d. Antoine Griezmann
Q9. The 2016 BRICS Science & Technology Senior Official Meeting was held in which city?
c. New Delhi
Q10. What is the theme of World Post Day 2016?
a. The Post Delivering for People and Businesses Daily
b. The Post, an invaluable public service
c. Innovation, Integration and Inclusion
d. Tell us about the world you want to grow up in
Q11. Who was appointed as acting Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court recently?
a. Justice Madan B Lokur
b. Justice Pradip Kumar Mohanty
c. Justice Gopal Subramaniam
d. Justice Virendra Singh
Q12. Who won the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize?
a. European Union (EU)
b. Liu Xiaobo
c. Juan Manuel Santos
d. National Dialogue Quartet
Q13. Which Indian shooter clinched a silver medal in the 50 meter pistol event of the ISSF World Cup Final at Bologna, Italy?
a. Gagan Narang
b. Apurvi Chandela
c. Jitu Rai
d. Sanjeev Rajput
Q14. Which country’s Parliament passed a bill that seeks to curb murders in the name of honour?
Q15. IMF in its 2016 October World Economic Outlook (WEO) projected the global growth in 2016 at?
a. 2.4 percent
b. 2.9 percent
c. 3.1 percent
d. 2.2 percent3