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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 10th Feb. 2016 (Free GK Updates)

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 10 FEB 2016
(Daily News India)
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1. NATIONAL DEWORMING DAY OBSERVED ON 10TH FEBRUARY
i. National Deworming Day is observed on 10th feburary.
ii. The day is observed to combat parasitic worm infections among preschool and school-age children.
iii.National Deworming Day is observed to reduce  the threat of parasitic worm infections  affecting about 24 crore children in India .
UNION MINISTER FOR HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE: JAGAT PRAKASH NADDA

2. RBI RELEASED REPORT ON INTRODUCTION OF INTEREST RATE OPTIONS IN INDIA
i. The Reserve Bank of India released the Report of the Working Group on Introduction of Interest Rate Options in India.
ii.The report committee was headed by Prof PG Apte.
iii. Recommendations of the Committee
a.    To start simple call and put Options, floors,caps, collars and swaptions
b.   Fixed Income Money Market and Derivatives Association of India /Financial Benchmark India Private Limited may come out with the list of eligible domestic money or debt market rates as benchmarks.
c.    No documentation relating to underlying exposure may be required for exposures up to 5 crore rupees, large corporate may also be allowed to take hedging positions for their anticipated interest rate exposures.

3. HINDU MARRIAGE BILL 2015 APPROVED IN PAKISTAN
i. The National Assembly committee of Pakistan passed Hindu Marriage Bill 2015.
ii. The committee adopted the bill he minimum age of the marrying male and female is fixed at 18 and making the law applicable to the whole of Pakistan.
iii.Before this act Hindus in Pakistan have been living without documentation of their marital status .

4. JUSTICE DHIRENDRA HIRALAL WAGHELA APPOINTED AS CHIEF JUSTICE OF BOMBAY HIGH COURT
i. Justice Dhirendra Hiralal Waghela was appointed the Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court.
ii.Justice Waghela, presently serving as the Chief Justice of the Orissa High Court.

5. RAJENDRA K PACHAURI APPOINTED AS EXECUTIVE VICE CHAIRMAN OF TERI
i. Rajendra Kumar Pachauri has been appointed as Executive Vice Chairman of The Energy and Resources Institute .
ii. The Energy and Resources Institute is a non-profit research institution that conducts research work in the fields of energy, environment and sustainable development.
iii.It was established in 1974.

6. MAHARASHTRA TOPS IN INTERNET READINESS INDEX
i. Maharastra has topped in the Index of Internet Readiness of Indian States
ii. The purpose of the report was to help governments and business to leverage the strength internet penetration and suggest policy measures to be taken for improvements.
iii.Internet readiness aims to provide more clear picture of the digital ecosphere.

iv.Top 5 states in the internet readiness index are Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat, Telengana and Tamil Nadu.

Quant Quiz-2 for LIC-AAO, SBI Clerk Examination 2016

QUANT QUIZ-2 FOR LIC –AAO & SBI EXAM
AVERAGE
1. Rahul bought 20 books at the rate of Rs 10 each, 45 pens at the rate of Rs 5 each and 15 pencils at the rate of Rs 3 each. Calculate the average price of all the stationary goods.
a. Rs. 5.875               
b. Rs. 5                                  
c. Rs. 6.023               
d. 7.25                                   
e. None of these

2. The average age of 25 boys in a class decreases by 6 months when a boy takes the place of a 20 year old boy. Find out the age of new boy.
a. 10.5 yr                               
b. 7.5 yr                     
c. 8.5 yr                                 
d. 6.5 yr                     
e. none of these

3. The average monthly income of 4 earning members of a family is Rs 7350. One member passes away and the average monthly income becomes Rs 6500. What was the monthly income of the person, who is no more:
a. Rs. 6928                
b. Rs. 8200                
c. 9900                                  
d. 13850                   
e. none of these

4. A cricketer has a certain average for 10 innings. In the eleventh innings, he scored 216 runs, thereby increasing his average by 12 runs. Find out his new average:
a. 96                          
b. 84                          
c. 97                           
d. 87                          
e. none of these

5. The average age of 54 girls in a class was calculated as 14 yrs. It was later realized that the actual age of one of the girls in the class was 10.5 yrs, but it was calculated as 13 yrs. What is the actual average age of the girls in the class?( find the approximate answer.)
a. 10.50 yr                
b. 12.50 yr                
c. 12 yr                                  
d. 14 yr                                 
e. none of these

6. Nine friends have a dinner in a hotel. Eight of them spent Rs 12 each on their meals and the ninth spent Rs 16 more than the average expenditure of all the nine. Find out the total money spent by them.
a. Rs. 126                              
b. Rs. 135                  
c. Rs 111                   
d. Rs 141                   
e. none of these

7. In a certain examination, the average marks of an examinee is 64 per paper. If he had obtained 18 more marks for his Mathematics paper and 4 more marks in his English paper, his average per paper would have been 66. How many papers were there in the examination:
a. 11                          
b. 13                          
c. 9                             
d.15                           
e. none of these

8. A person travels in his car and covers  part of his journey with 8 km/hr,  part with 6 km/hr and remaining  part with a speed of 10 km/hr. Find out his average speed during the whole journey.
a. 6.83 km/hr                       
b. 9 km/hr                
c. 4 km/hr                 
d. 8.5 km/hr             
e. none of these

9. The average of 5 consecutive odd natural numbers is k. If 2 more such numbers, just next to the previous 5 numbers are added, the new average becomes.
a.                        
b.                         
c.                        
d.                            
e. none of these

10. The average age of all the 100 employees in an office is 29 yrs, where  employees are ladies and the ratio of average age of man to women is 5:7.The average age of female employees is:
a. 18 yrs                                
b. 35 yrs                    
c. 25 yrs                    
d. 40 yrs                    
e. none of these
Answers
1.A , 2.B , 3.C , 4.A , 5.D , 6.A , 7.A , 8.A , 9.D , 10.




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