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OBJECTIVE GENERAL AWARENESS --FEBRUARY 2017

27 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The world’s first robot table tennis tutor FORPHEUS of which country has officially been given the Guinness title for its unique technological intelligence and educational capabilities?
1) Germany 
2) Japan
3) France 
4) Sweden
5) US 
Answer:- 2) Japan
Ques. : 2 Mahamadou Issoufou is the present President of which country? He recently requested France to send a contingent of counter-terror forces to his country for assistance
1) Kenya 
2) Libya
3) Niger 
4) Eretria
5) Estonia 
Answer:- 3) Niger
Ques. : 3 ______ recently revealed that it is being investigated by tax and law enforcement agencies of India, the US, France and Belgium, for alleged tax evasion other issues.
1) HSBC 
2) Standard Chartered
3) CITI Bank 
4) Deutsche Bank
5) American Express 
Answer:- 1) HSBC
Ques. : 4 The Odisha Govt has withdrawn tax incentives given to the Rs 34,555-cr Paradip refinery. The refinery belongs to
1) Reliance Industries 
2) Indian Oil
3) Essar Oil 
4) ONGC
5) BPCL 
Answer:- 2) Indian Oil
Ques. : 5 Which of the following mobile phone makers recently unveiled a revamped version of its iconic 3310 model more than a decade after it was phased out?
1) Samsung 
2) Nokia
3) Microsoft 
4) Xiaomi
5) Motorola 
Answer:- 2) Nokia
Ques. : 6 Which of the following carmakers has stopped selling one of its popular hatchbacks Ritz in both domestic and international markets?
1) Maruti Suzuki 
2) Hyundai
3) Tata 
4) Renault
5) General Motors 
Answer:- 1) Maruti Suzuki
Ques. : 7 Which Indian city, with 46,000 millionaires and 28 billionaires, is the richest Indian city (with a total wealth of $820 bn) according to New World Wealth?
1) Gurugram 
2) Hyderabad
3) Bengaluru 
4) Delhi
5) Mumbai 
Answer:- 5) Mumbai
Ques. : 8 Mahershala Ali won the Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male) Oscar for which of the following films at the 89th Academy Awards?
1) OJ: Made In America 
2) Suicide Squad
3) Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them 
4) Moonlight
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Moonlight
Ques. : 9 The World Tuberculosis Day is observed every year on
1) 21 Jan 
2) 27 Feb
3) 24 Mar 
4) 20 Apr
5) 22 May 
Answer:- 3) 24 Mar
Ques. : 10 . _______ has been awarded Lifetime Achievement Award by Ernest Young (EY).
1) Ratan Tata 
2) Sunil Bharti Mittal
3) Pawan Munjal 
4) Nandan Nilekani
5) NR Narayana Murthy 
Answer:- 4) Nandan Nilekani

24 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The India squad for 2nd T20 World Cup for Blind 2017 was announced recently. The tournament will be held in
1) Australia 
2) Bangladesh
3) Sri Lanka 
4) England
5) India 
Answer:- 5) India
Ques. : 2 Arjun Bhati secured first position in Kids World Championship 2016 of which of the following games recently?
1) Snooker 
2) Squash
3) Chess 
4) Archery
5) Golf 
Answer:- 5) Golf
Ques. : 3 Who among the following won the ICC Cricketer of the Year (Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy) award at the ICC Awards 2016?
1) Mahendra Singh Dhoni 
2) Ajinkya Rahane
3) Ravichandran Ashwin 
4) Virat Kohli
5) Ravindra Jadeja 
Answer:- 3) Ravichandran Ashwin
Ques. : 4 Quinton de Kock won the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year award at the ICC Awards 2016. He plays for
1) South Africa 
2) Australia
3) New Zealand 
4) South Africa
5) Zimbabwe 
Answer:- 4) South Africa
Ques. : 5 As per a report by industry chamber PHDCCI and KPMG, India attracted the maximum FDI inflow from which country in the financial year 2015-16?
1) Japan 
2) China
3) Singapore 
4) Mauritius
5) US 
Answer:- 3) Singapore
Ques. : 6 ______ has emerged as the country’s most well-read city in the fourth consecutive year according to Annual Reading Trends Report 2016 by Amazon.
1) Bengaluru 
2) Mumbai
3) Chennai 
4) Delhi
5) Hyderabad 
Answer:- 4) Delhi
Ques. : 7 Actor Hrithik Roashan launched the children’s book series “Tactabet” recently. The book series is being published for
1) refugee children 
2) war orphans
3) visually impaired people 
4) rag pickers
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) visually impaired people
Ques. : 8 _________ has become the first Indian to be appointed as the global ambassador of the hair care brand “Pantene.”
1) Katrina Kaif 
2) Aishwarya Rai
3) Kareena Kapoor 
4) Priyanka Chopra
5) Deepika Padukone 
Answer:- 4) Priyanka Chopra
Ques. : 9 President Hassan Rouhani unveiled a landmark Bill of rights guaranteeing freedom of speech, protest, fair trials and privacy in which country recently?
1) Iran 
2) Saudi Arabia
3) Iraq 
4) Kuwait
5) UAE 
Answer:- 1) Iran
Ques. : 10 The Ministry of __________ has won gold in the Web Ratna category in the Digital India awards 2016. The Ministry is lead by
1) Dharmendra Pradhan 
2) Jagat Prakash Nadda
3) Harsh Vardhan 
4) Radha Mohan Singh
5) Ravi Shankar Prasad 
Answer:- 2) Jagat Prakash Nadda
23 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has declared 2017 as the
1) Year of Peace 
2) Year of Tolerance
3) Year of Tourism
4) Year of Kesar
5) Year of Apple 
Answer:- 5) Year of Apple
Ques. : 2 The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved investment proposal for generation component of Arun-3 Hydro Electric Project by SJVN Limited in
1) Bangladesh 
2) Nepal
3) Bhutan 
4) Sri Lanka
5) Maldives 
Answer:- 2) Nepal
Ques. : 3 The Union Cabinet recently approved the signing of Air Services Agreement (ASA) between India and Greece. The currency of Greece is
1) Dong 
2) Rand
3) Won 
4) Euro
5) Peso 
Answer:- 4) Euro
Ques. : 4 The Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) has signed an MoU with which bank for providing concessional finance to micro and small enterprises?
1) Vijaya Bank 
2) Dena Bank
3) Indian Bank 
4) Bank of India
5) Syndicate Bank
Answer:- 1) Vijaya Bank
Ques. : 5 ________ has signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with NABARD for a loan of Rs 874 cr to be used for its Horticulture Development Corporation.
1) Tamil Nadu 
2) Maharashtra
3) Gujarat 
4) Assam
5) Telangana 
Answer:- 5) Telangana
Ques. : 6 Ilham Aliyev is the present President of which country? He appointed his wife Mehriban Aliyev as the First Vice President of the country recently.
1) Tajikistan 
2) Sudan
3) Azerbaijan 
4) Kenya
5) Jamaica 
Answer:- 3) Azerbaijan
Ques. : 7 The Microsoft Azure Stack, for the first time in the world, will be used to host live applications of which of the following states?
1) Karnataka 
2) Kerala
3) Gujarat 
4) Andhra Pradesh
5) Odisha
Answer:- 4) Andhra Pradesh
Ques. : 8 The National Productivity Day is observed every year on
1) 02 Feb 
2) 08 Feb
3) 12 Feb 
4) 18 Feb
5) 22 Feb 
Answer:- 3) 12 Feb
Ques. : 9 The decision of which country to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC) was ruled unconstitutional and invalid recently by the High Court in the country?
1) New Zealand 
2) South Africa
3) Spain 
4) Denmark
5) Venezuela 
Answer:- 2) South Africa
Ques. : 10 In its annual report, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected India’s growth to slow due to demonetisation at what per cent in 2016-17 fiscal?
1) 6.3 per cent 
2) 6.6 per cent
3) 6.9 per cent 
4) 6.7 per cent
5) 7.6 per cent 
Answer:- 2) 6.6 per cent





18 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Who among the following is the only Indian actor who has made it to the IMDb’s most popular celebs list at number 55?
1) Aishwarya Rai 
2) Katrina Kaif
3) Kareena Kapoor 
4) Deepika Padukone
5) Priyanka Chopra 
Answer:- 5) Priyanka Chopra
Ques. : 2 The RBI has asked banks and prepaid payment instrument issuing entities not to levy any charges for transactions up to _______ that are settled using IMPS, USSD based *99# and UPI systems.
1) Rs 1,000 
2) Rs 2,000
3) Rs 3,000 
4) Rs 5,000
5) Rs 10,000 
Answer:- 1) Rs 1,000
Ques. : 3 Who among the following has been appointed as the next Chief of Air Staff?
1) C Hari Kumar 
2) Ravinder Kumar Dhir
3) SBP Sinha 
4) BS Dhanoa
5) Anil Yashwant Tipnis 
Answer:- 4) BS Dhanoa
Ques. : 4 Who among the following won the WBO-Asia Pacific Super Middleweight boxing title recently?
1) Francis Cheka 
2) Vijender Singh
3) Timothy Bradley 
4) Manny Pacquiao
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Vijender Singh
Ques. : 5 Himachal Pradesh has become the sixth state in India to attain 100% Aadhaar saturation. Which of the following has also attained the feat?
1) Punjab 
2) Haryana
3) Telangana 
4) Delhi
5) All of these
Answer:- 5) All of these
Ques. : 6 BSNL has tied up with which of the following banks to bring a wallet for smart as well as feature phones named MobiCash?
1) SBI 
2) PNB
3) ICICI 
4) Axis Bank
5) HDFC Bank 
Answer:- 1) SBI
Ques. : 7 Who among the following has been named the next Director of the Intelligence Bureau (IB)?
1) Rajiv Jain 
2) Rajinder Khanna
3) Anil Sinha 
4) Rakesh Asthana
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Rajiv Jain
Ques. : 8 Anil Dhasmana has been appointed as the new chief of which of the following intelligence agencies of the country?
1) NIA 
2) CBI
3) CID 
4) RAW
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) RAW
Ques. : 9 Emomali Rahmon, who visited India recently, is the present President of
1) Turkmenistan 
2) Uzbekistan
3) Tajikistan 
4) Kazakhstan
5) Ukraine 
Answer:- 3) Tajikistan
Ques. : 10 Who among the following has been appointed as the next Indian Army chief?
1) Shokin Chauhan 
2) Bipin Rawat
3) AK Bhatt 
4) PM Hariz
5) Praveen Bakshi 
Answer:- 2) Bipin Rawat

17 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Which insurer has launched a traditional life insurance plan ‘Pragati’ for low income group people?
1) LIC of India 
2) HDFC Life
3) SBI Life 
4) Bajaj Allianz
5) ICICI Prudential 
Answer:- 2) HDFC Life
Ques. : 2 The 2017 Cobra Gold Military Exercise was held in which country recently? It was the 36th edition of the multinational drill.
1) Philippines 
2) Vietnam
3) Thailand 
4) Cambodia
5) Venezuela 
Answer:- 3) Thailand
Ques. : 3 India has become a member of the new Network for Improving Quality of Care for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health. Its member countries include
1) Nigeria 
2) Malawi
3) Ghana 
4) Ethiopia
5) All the above 
Answer:- 5) All the above
Ques. : 4 Which state govt has launched the e-Prison project to digitise district jails?
1) Madhya Pradesh 
2) Maharashtra
3) Gujarat 
4) Jammu and Kashmir
5) Tamil Nadu 
Answer:- 4) Jammu and Kashmir
Ques. : 5 The cricket board of which country has provisionally suspended Nasir Jamshed from all forms of cricket for violating its anti-corruption code?
1) Bangladesh 
2) England
3) Pakistan 
4) Sri Lanka
5) Afghanistan 
Answer:- 3) Pakistan
Ques. : 6 The five-day ‘Indian Panorama Film Festival’ was organised at which of the following places recently?
1) Kavaratti 
2) Chandigarh
3) Jaipur 
4) Diu
5) Port Blair 
Answer:- 5) Port Blair
Ques. : 7 Zagreb is the capital city of which country? India and that country recently signed an agreement to boost bilateral trade and enhance economic cooperation.
1) Nigeria 
2) Kenya
3) Eretria 
4) Croatia
5) Sudan 
Answer:- 4) Croatia
Ques. : 8 The Reserve Bank of India has doubled the quantum of loan that Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) can give against security of gold/ gold ornaments to
1) Rs 25,000
2) Rs 50,000
3) Rs 01 lakh 
4) Rs 02 lakh
5) Rs 05 lakh 
Answer:- 4) Rs 02 lakh
Ques. : 9 Edappadi K Palaniswami was appointed as the new Chief Minister of which of the following states?
1) Tamil Nadu 
2) Karnataka
3) Andhra Pradesh 
4) Kerala
5) Puducherry 
Answer:- 1) Tamil Nadu
Ques. : 10 The Union Cabinet has approved the merger of five subsidiary banks with State Bank of India. Which of the following is NOT a subsidiary bank of the SBI?
1) State Bank of Travancore 
2) State Bank of Patiala
3) State Bank of Mysore 
4) State Bank of Hyderabad
5) None of these 
Answer:- 5) None of these
16 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 A long-term irrigation fund has been proposed in Union Budget for 2017-18 in NABARD with a corpus of
1) Rs 10,000 cr 
2) Rs 20,000 cr
3) Rs 30,000 cr 
4) Rs 40,000 cr
5) Rs 50,000 cr 
Answer:- 4) Rs 40,000 cr
Ques. : 2 The Union Budget for 2017-18 envisages 100 per cent village electrification by
1) Sep 2017 
2) Dec 2017
3) Jan 2018 
4) Mar 2018
5) May 2018 
Answer:- 5) May 2018
Ques. : 3 The name of Kush Bhagat is associated with which of the following games?
1) Snooker 
2) Squash
3) Table Tennis 
4) Badminton
5) Chess 
Answer:- 5) Chess
Ques. : 4 Ashwani Kumar is the present Chairman and Managing Director of which of the following public sector banks?
1) UCO Bank 
2) Canara Bank
3) Dena Bank 
4) Indian Bank
5) Bank of India 
Answer:- 3) Dena Bank
Ques. : 5 India scripted a new chapter in the history of space exploration on 15 Feb with the successful launch of a record ______ satellites by ISRO’s PSLV-C37 rocket in one go.
1) 114 
2) 108
3) 104 
4) 102
5) 94 
Answer:- 3) 104
Ques. : 6 Govt has allocated an amount of _______ to India Post Payments Bank for the financial year 2017-18 to help it in setting up 650 branches across country by Sep 2017.
1) Rs 800 cr 
2) Rs 300 cr
3) Rs 500 cr 
4) Rs 600 cr
5) Rs 400 cr 
Answer:- 3) Rs 500 cr
Ques. : 7 The UNESCO recently organised a two-day Nature Fest at the World Heritage Site Great Himalayan National Park (GNHP) in Kullu district in
1) Himachal Pradesh 
2) Jammu & Kashmir
3) Arunachal Pradesh 
4) Sikkim
5) Meghalaya 
Answer:- 1) Himachal Pradesh
Ques. : 8 The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has teamed up with Finance Industry Development Council (FIDC) to conduct training programmes for NBFCs. The parent organisation of IFC is
1) IMF 
2) WTO
3) BIS 
4) World Bank
5) ADB 
Answer:- 4) World Bank
Ques. : 9 Tehmina Janjua is the first women to be appointed as the Foreign Secretary in which country recently?
1) Bangladesh 
2) Afghanistan
3) Iran 
4) Pakistan
5) Saudi Arabia 
Answer:- 4) Pakistan
Ques. : 10 TV Parasuram passed away recently. He was a renowned
1) biologist 
2) physicist
3) journalist 
4) musician
5) painter 
Answer:- 3) journalist
15 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The first ever International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Tour event in India began recently in
1) New Delhi 
2) Mumbai
3) Bengaluru 
4) Chennai
5) Hyderabad 
Answer:- 1) New Delhi
Ques. : 2 The Supreme Court recently convicted AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala in a 19-year old disproportionate assets case and sentenced a jail term of
1) 2 years 
2) 3 years
3) 2 years six months 
4) 3 years six months
5) 4 years 
Answer:- 5) 4 years
Ques. : 3 The public sector Dena Bank is headquartered at
1) Kolkata 
2) Chennai
3) Bengaluru 
4) Hyderabad
5) Mumbai 
Answer:- 5) Mumbai
Ques. : 4 Joe Root is the new Test captain of which of the following teams?
1) New Zealand 
2) Australia
3) South Africa 
4) West Indies
5) England 
Answer:- 5) England
Ques. : 5 The world’s longest elevated cycle path was inaugurated recently in
1) England 
2) Switzerland
3) Singapore 
4) China
5) Japan 
Answer:- 4) China
Ques. : 6 The Reliance Defence and Engineering Ltd (RDEL) has signed a Master Ship Repair Agreement (MSRA) with the navy of
1) Japan 
2) US
3) China 
4) Saudi Arabia
5) UAE 
Answer:- 2) US
Ques. : 7 The soon to be launched programme ‘Indradhanush 2.0’ is associated with
1) vaccination 
2) banking sector
3) space 
4) agriculture
5) textile 
Answer:- 2) banking sector
Ques. : 8 The cricket icon and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar has announced to adopt Donja in Osmanabad under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna. The village is located in
1) Maharashtra 
2) Gujarat
3) Madhya Pradesh
4) Kerala
5) Andhra Pradesh 
Answer:- 1) Maharashtra
Ques. : 9 India’s first floating elementary school particularly for drop outs has been inaugurated on Loktak lake which is situated in the state of
1) Manipur 
2) Karnataka
3) Tripura 
4) Sikkim
5) Assam 
Answer:- 1) Manipur
Ques. : 10 Which of the following is the currency of Thailand?
1) Taka 
2) Baht
3) Ngultrum 
4) Peso
5) Ringgit 
Answer:- 2) Baht
14 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The Govt is planning to come out with ‘Indradhanush 2.0’ which will be finalised after completion of the AQR by the RBI. The term AQR stands for
1) Advance Quality Review 
2) Accredited Quality Report
3) Asset Quality Review 
4) Asset Quality Report
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Asset Quality Review
Ques. : 2 The 2017 Aero India show is being held in which city?
1) Mumbai 
2) New Delhi
3) Ghaziabad 
4) Bengaluru
5) Chennai 
Answer:- 4) Bengaluru
Ques. : 3 Which state govt recently legalised “Kambala”, the traditional buffalo race?
1) Kerala 
2) Tamil Nadu
3) Andhra Pradesh 
4) Odisha
5) Karnataka 
Answer:- 5) Karnataka
Ques. : 4 The FIFA governing body has named who among the following as the new Ambassador of the FIFA?
1) Diego Maradona 
2) Zinedine Zidane
3) Cristiano Ronaldo 
4) Lionel Messi
5) Ronaldinho 
Answer:- 1) Diego Maradona
Ques. : 5 Narinder Chauhan has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to
1) Serbia 
2) Kenya
3) Philippines 
4) Thailand
5) Vietnam 
Answer:- 3) Philippines
Ques. : 6 Who among the following has been appointed the new president of industry chamber Assocham?
1) Sunil Kanoria 
2) Kiran Kumar Grandhi
3) Balkrishan Goenka 
4) Sandeep Jajodia
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Sandeep Jajodia
Ques. : 7 The Govt has approved Rs 681 cr as seed capital for building a total corpus of over ________ under the electronic development fund meant to support entrepreneurship and innovation in electronics and IT.
1) Rs 2,800 cr 
2) Rs 3,500 cr
3) Rs 4,600 cr 
4) Rs 5,400 cr
5) Rs 6,800 cr 
Answer:- 5) Rs 6,800 cr
Ques. : 8 The second edition of the International Spice Conference was held recently in
1) Thiruvananthapuram 
2) Hyderabad
3) Mangalore 
4) Nasik
5) Kochi 
Answer:- 1) Thiruvananthapuram
Ques. : 9 The three-day National Women’s Parliament was organised by the Legislative Assembly of which state recently?
1) Jharkhand 
2) Andhra Pradesh
3) Chhattisgarh 
4) Madhya Pradesh
5) Gujarat 
Answer:- 2) Andhra Pradesh
Ques. : 10 The World Radio Day is observed every year on
1) 09 Feb 
2) 11 Feb
3) 13 Feb 
4) 14 Feb
5) 15 Feb 
Answer:- 3) 13 Feb
13 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Ajay Tyagi has been appointed as chairman of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). The Sebi is headquartered at
1) Hyderabad 
2) Chennai
3) Bengaluru 
4) Mumbai
5) New Delhi 
Answer:- 4) Mumbai
Ques. : 2 Roberto Azevedo is the present Director General of which of the following international organisations?
1) World Bank
2) BIS
3) IMF 
4) WTO
5) UNESCO 
Answer:- 4) WTO
Ques. : 3 The 2017 BRICS Summit will be held in
1) South Africa 
2) Russia
3) China
4) India
5) Brazil 
Answer:- 3) China
Ques. : 4 The UK physicist and Nobel laureate Sir Peter Mansfield died recently. He had won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for developing
1) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) 
2) X-Ray
3) Elisa Test 
4) Endoscopy
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Ques. : 5 The recently launched “Mission XI Million” is the biggest school
1) building construction programme 
2) toilet construction programme
3) based skill training programme 
4) sport outreach programme
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) sport outreach programme
Ques. : 6 Indian Navy's INS Sarvekshak has gone green by installing a solar power system on board. This is a
1) fast attack vessel 
2) survey vessel
3) reconnaissance vessel
4) fuel tanker
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) survey vessel
Ques. : 7 People in which country recently voted to relax the country's strict citizenship rules, making it easier for third-generation immigrants to become citizens?
1) Sweden 
2) Sweden
3) Singapore 
4) Norway
5) Switzerland 
Answer:- 5) Switzerland
Ques. : 8 The National Deworming Day is observed every year on
1) 01 Feb 
2) 10 Feb
3) 11 Feb 
4) 13 Feb
5) 15 Feb 
Answer:- 2) 10 Feb
Ques. : 9 The Govt is planning to come out with ‘Indradhanush 2.0’ which will be finalised after completion of the Asset Quality Review (AQR) by the RBI for completion of which it has set a deadline of
1) Mar 2017 
2) Jun 2017
3) Sep 2017 
4) Dec 2017
5) Mar 2018 
Answer:- 1) Mar 2017
Ques. : 10 Maputo is the capital city of which of the following countries?
1) Mozambique 
2) Mauritius
3) Namibia 
4) Nigeria
5) Bahrain 
Answer:- 1) Mozambique
11 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The govt has appointed who among the following as the ninth chairman of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi)?
1) Ajay Tyagi 
2) JN Gupta
3) Vikram Limaye 
4) Sandeep Parekh
5) G Raghuram 
Answer:- 1) Ajay Tyagi
Ques. : 2 The Hindustan Motors has sold the iconic Ambassador car brand to which of the following automakers for Rs 80 cr?
1) Peugeot 
2) Ford
3) Renault 
4) General Motors
5) Hyundai 
Answer:- 1) Peugeot
Ques. : 3 The IT giant Oracle Corporation will set up its biggest development centre outside its US headquarters with an investment of about Rs 2,500 cr in India in
1) Gurugram 
2) NOIDA
3) Bengaluru 
4) Hyderabad
5) Chennai 
Answer:- 3) Bengaluru
Ques. : 4 __________ has created a Guinness World Record by creating a 48.8 feet tall sand castle at Puri beach in Odisha.
1) Nitish Bharti 
2) Manas Kumar Sahoo
3) Rahul Arya 
4) Sudarsan Pattnaik
5) Swapnil Dangerkar 
Answer:- 4) Sudarsan Pattnaik
Ques. : 5 Who among the following is the present Revenue Secretary in the central govt?
1) Amitabh Kant 
2) Arvind Subramanian
3) Arvind Mayaram 
4) Rajiv Mehrishi
5) Hasmukh Adhia 
Answer:- 5) Hasmukh Adhia
Ques. : 6 Luanda is the capital city of which of the following countries?
1) Angola
2) Sudan
3) Uruguay
4) Kenya
5) Jordan 
Answer:- 1) Angola
Ques. : 7 The official mascot of FIFA Under-17 World Cup India 2017 was unveiled recently. The mascot is named
1) Appu 
2) Shera
3) Dolphin 
4) Ganga
5) Kheleao 
Answer:- 5) Kheleao
Ques. : 8 _________ has been appointed as Managing Director of state-owned Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India.
1) Sushil Vachani 
2) Bharat Bhasker
3) Dheeraj Sharma 
4) Hemant Bhargava
5) Shailendra Singh 
Answer:- 4) Hemant Bhargava
Ques. : 9 Which state has become the first state in the country to establish a cashless system in its public distribution system (PDS) of food grains?
1) Maharashtra 
2) Odisha
3) Gujarat 
4) Haryana
5) Karnataka 
Answer:- 3) Gujarat
Ques. : 10 Name the Indian-origin person who has been shortlisted by NASA for its 2018 space mission under the Citizen Science Astronaut (CSA) programme.
1) Kamlesh Lulla 
2) Shawna Pandya
3) Meyya Meyyappan 
4) Ashwin R Vasavada
5) Sharmila Bhattacharya 
Answer:- 2) Shawna Pandya
10 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The Parliament has passed the Payment of Wages Amendment Bill 2017 which will benefit workers by ensuring fair payment of wages through
1) intermediaries 
2) cash counters
3) essential goods supply 
4) bank accounts
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) bank accounts
Ques. : 2 In its monetary policy statement on 8 Feb, the RBI pegged the economic growth of the country in 2017-18 at
1) 7.1% 
2) 7.6%
3) 7.4% 
4) 7.3%
5) 7.8% 
Answer:- 3) 7.4%
Ques. : 3 Himanta Biswa Sarma is the present Finance Minister of which state? He presented Rs 2,349.79-cr deficit Budget for 2017-18 recently
1) West Bengal 
2) Jharkhand
3) Uttarakhand 
4) Assam
5) Odisha 
Answer:- 4) Assam
Ques. : 4 India and Austria have signed a protocol to amend the existing treaty for Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion. The currency of Austria is
1) Krone 
2) Dong
3) Rand 
4) Peso
5) Euro 
Answer:- 5) Euro
Ques. : 5 _________ has become the first state in the northeast to implement e-cabinet solution for the state cabinet members.
1) Assam
2) Tripura
3) Mizoram 
4) Nagaland
5) Arunachal Pradesh 
Answer:- 5) Arunachal Pradesh
Ques. : 6 The fourth edition of BIMSTEC Summit-2017 will be held in
1) Sri Lanka 
2) Thailand
3) Nepal 
4) Myanmar
5) Bangladesh 
Answer:- 3) Nepal
Ques. : 7 _______ has become the world’s largest producer of solar energy in 2016.
1) China 
2) India
3) US 
4) Germany
5) France 
Answer:- 1) China
Ques. : 8 The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has entered into four more unilateral APAs. The term APA stands for
1) Advance Procurement Agreement
2) Accurate Pricing Agreement
3) Accredited Pricing Agreement 
4) Advance Pricing Agreement
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Advance Pricing Agreement
Ques. : 9 The Govt has appointed who among the following as part-time Non-Official Directors on the Central Board of the Reserve Bank of India for a four-year term?
1) Rajiv Kumar 
2) Manish Sabharwal
3) Ashok Gulati 
4) All of them
5) Only 1) and 3) 
Answer:- 4) All of them
Ques. : 10 Who among the following is the Parliamentary Affairs Minister in the present Union Cabinet?
1) Ananth Kumar 
2) Venkaiah Naidu
3) Narendra Singh Tomar 
4) Ravi Shankar Prasad
5) DV Sadananda Gowda 
Answer:- 1) Ananth Kumar
09 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The ISRO is planning to launch Chandrayaan-2, a totally indigenous initiative consisting of an orbiter, lander and rover, during the first quarter of
1) 2017 
2) 2018
3) 2019 
4) 2020
5) 2021 
Answer:- 2) 2018
Ques. : 2 Alexei Navalny, who was found guilty of embezzlement recently, is the opposition leader in
1) Ukraine 
2) Russia
3) Mongolia 
4) Kazakhstan
5) Uzbekistan 
Answer:- 2) Russia
Ques. : 3 The ministry of railways has launched a station redevelopment for 400 A1 and A stations through public private partnership, which will see investments worth at least
1) Rs 50,000 cr 
2) Rs 1 lakh cr
3) Rs 2 lakh cr 
4) Rs 5 lakh cr
5) Rs 10 lakh cr 
Answer:- 2) Rs 1 lakh cr
Ques. : 4 What is the estimated economic growth for FY17 as per the sixth monetary policy statement of the RBI?
1) 7.4% 
2) 7.1%
3) 6.9% 
4) 6.7%
5) 6.6% 
Answer:- 3) 6.9%
Ques. : 5 The RBI issued its sixth bimonthly monetary policy on 8 Feb. What is the repo rate post this policy review?
1) 6.50% 
2) 6.25%
3) 6% 
4) 6.75%
5) 5.75% 
Answer:- 2) 6.25%
Ques. : 6 Jacob Zuma is the present President of which country? He deployed about 440 troops to maintain law and order in parliament for his annual state of the nation address recently
1) Brazil 
2) Kenya
3) Jordan 
4) Jamaica
5) South Africa 
Answer:- 5) South Africa
Ques. : 7 Union Cabinet recently approved PMGDISHA scheme which will cover 6 cr rural households to make them
1) digitally literate 
2) professionally trained
3) physically fit 
4) aware about diseases
5) aware about vaccination 
Answer:- 1) digitally literate
Ques. : 8 The Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana lending target has been fixed at _______ for 2017-18 in the Union Budget
1) Rs 1.24 lakh cr 
2) Rs 1.96 lakh cr
3) Rs 2.44 lakh cr 
4) Rs 2.56 lakh cr
5) Rs 3.12 lakh cr 
Answer:- 3) Rs 2.44 lakh cr
Ques. : 9 The Implementation and Assessment Group Meeting of the Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism was held recently in
1) Moscow 
2) New York
3) New Delhi 
4) Sydney
5) London 
Answer:- 3) New Delhi
Ques. : 10 PB Acharya is the present governor of which of the following states?
1) Mizoram 
2) Odisha
3) Kerala 
4) Telangana
5) Nagaland 
Answer:- 5) Nagaland
08 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The Vijaya Bank has been adjudged ‘Best Bank for SME Lending’ in PSB category by Assocham at the 4th SMEs Excellence Awards. The bank is headquartered at
1) Chennai 
2) Hyderabad
3) Bengaluru 
4) Mangalore
5) Kochi 
Answer:- 3) Bengaluru
Ques. : 2 The birth anniversary of the father of Indian Constitution BR Ambedkar (Apr 14) will be observed as ________ in the country.
1) Constitution Day 
2) People Day
3) Water Day 
4) Determination Day
5) Soil Day 
Answer:- 3) Water Day
Ques. : 3 The RBI, in its monetary policy review on 7 Dec, said that the Gross Value Added (GVA) growth for 2016-17 will be
1) 7.6 per cent 
2) 7.5 per cent
3) 7.3 per cent 
4) 7.1 per cent
5) 6.9 per cent 
Answer:- 4) 7.1 per cent
Ques. : 4 The RBI has authorised the Receivables Exchange of India (RXIL) to launch the country’s first trade receivables exchange platform for MSMEs, buyers and financiers. The RXIL is promoted by
1) SIDBI 
2) NSE
3) BSE 
4) NABARD
5) Both 1) and 2) 
Answer:- 5) Both 1) and 2)
Ques. : 5 The RBI issued its monetary policy statement on 7 Dec. What is the current repo rate as per the statement?
1) 6.75 per cent 
2) 6.50 per cent
3) 6.25 per cent 
4) 6 per cent
5) 5.75 per cent 
Answer:- 4) 6 per cent
Ques. : 6 Who among the following has been named the 2016 Time magazine person of the year?
1) Julian Assange
2) Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi
3) Hillary Clinton 
4) Donald Trump
5) Vladimir Putin 
Answer:- 4) Donald Trump
Ques. : 7 Justice Mian Saqib Nisar was recently appointed as the next Chief Justice of
1) Pakistan 
2) Bangladesh
3) Maldives 
4) Afghanistan
5) Iran 
Answer:- 1) Pakistan
Ques. : 8 Shavkat Mirziyoyev won the recent presidential elections in which of the following countries?
1) Uzbekistan 
2) Turkmenistan
3) Tajikistan 
4) Kazakhstan
5) Ukraine 
Answer:- 1) Uzbekistan
Ques. : 9 Who among the following has been appointed as the new chief of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)?
1) Pravir Kumar 
2) Shailesh Singh
3) Prabhat Kumar 
4) BS Bhullar
5) M Sathiyavathy 
Answer:- 4) BS Bhullar
Ques. : 10 To speed up small value online transactions, the RBI has relaxed norms for AFA for payments up to Rs 2,000. The term AFA stands for
1) Advanced Fast Authentication 
2) Accredited Fast Authentication
3) Added Factor of Authentication 
4) Additional Factor of Authentication
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Additional Factor of Authentication
07 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Which of the following was the first bank to introduce the ATM concept in India way back in 1987?
1) CITI Bank 
2) HSBC
3) Deutsche Bank 
4) Standard Chartered
5) Barclays Bank 
Answer:- 2) HSBC
Ques. : 2 In a bid to discourage cash transactions, which of the following banks has decided to steeply increase the fees for savings account holders on a slew of activities involving cash?
1) HDFC Bank 
2) ICICI Bank
3) Kotak Mahindra Bank 
4) Federal Bank
5) SBI 
Answer:- 1) HDFC Bank
Ques. : 3 Name the present governor of Tamil Nadu who accepted the resignation of CM O Panneerselvam recently.
1) Vidyasagar Rao 
2) Kiran Bedi
3) P Sathasivam 
4) Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala
5) OP Kohli 
Answer:- 1) Vidyasagar Rao
Ques. : 4 Which team won the gold medal in the boy's team event at the Asian Junior Squash championship in Hong Kong recently?
1) Sri Lanka 
2) China
3) Pakistan 
4) Malaysia
5) India 
Answer:- 5) India
Ques. : 5 India will host FIBA Women's Asia Cup basketball tournament in Jul 2017 in
1) Chennai 
2) Bengaluru
3) New Delhi 
4) Mumbai
5) Kolkata 
Answer:- 2) Bengaluru
Ques. : 6 Alastair Cook resigned as the Test captain of which of the following teams recently?
1) West Indies 
2) New Zealand
3) South Africa 
4) England
5) Australia 
Answer:- 4) England
Ques. : 7 The Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY) was launched in which of the following states with a financial outlay of Rs 30,000 cr recently?
1) Sikkim 
2) Bihar
3) West Bengal 
4) Odisha
5) Assam 
Answer:- 5) Assam
Ques. : 8 Chief Minister Raghubar Das has announced that two per cent reservation will be given to sports persons in govt jobs in the state of
1) Maharashtra 
2) Chhattisgarh
3) Jharkhand 
4) Tripura
5) Telangana 
Answer:- 3) Jharkhand
Ques. : 9 The PAHAL scheme is associated with which of the following?
1) Replacing LPG with PNG 
2) Decontrolling Diesel
3) LPG subsidy 
4) Mixing of ethanol with Petrol
5) Building strategic oil reserves
Answer:- 3) LPG subsidy
Ques. : 10 TR Zeliang is the present Chief Minister of which of the following states?
1) Manipur 
2) Nagaland
3) Tripura 
4) Assam
5) Meghalaya 
Answer:- 2) Nagaland
06 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Faggan Singh Kulaste, the Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare launched Measles Rubella vaccination campaign recently. He represents the Mandla constituency of
1) Madhya Pradesh 
2) Rajasthan
3) Uttar Pradesh 
4) Haryana
5) Himachal Pradesh 
Answer:- 1) Madhya Pradesh
Ques. : 2 The Union Minister for Sports Vijay Goel laid the foundation stone of the country’s first centre of excellence for differently-abled sportsmen recently at
1) Jaipur
2) Bhopal
3) Gandhinagar 
4) Hyderabad
5) Chennai 
Answer:- 3) Gandhinagar
Ques. : 3 The renowned Urdu novelist and playwright Bano Qudsia passed away recently. She hailed from
1) Pakistan 
2) Bangladesh
3) Indonesia 
4) Iran
5) Afghanistan 
Answer:- 1) Pakistan
Ques. : 4 Ramkumar Ramanathan is associated with which of the following games?
1) Tennis 
2) Badminton
3) Squash 
4) Table tennis
5) Snooker 
Answer:- 1) Tennis
Ques. : 5 In the Union Budget for 2017-18, it has been proposed to create a rail safety fund with corpus of _________ over a period of five years.
1) Rs 50,000 cr 
2) Rs 70,000 cr
3) Rs 100,000 cr 
4) Rs 150,000 cr
5) Rs 200,000 cr 
Answer:- 3) Rs 100,000 cr
Ques. : 6 The govt has proposed in the General Budget for FY18 to set up strategic crude oil reserves in
1) Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra 
2) Gujarat and Rajasthan
3) Gujarat and Jharkhand 
4) Karnataka and Odisha
5) Odisha and Rajasthan 
Answer:- 5) Odisha and Rajasthan
Ques. : 7 What amount has been allocated in the Budget for FY18 for the defence expenditure for 2017-18 excluding pension?
1) Rs 2.67 lakh cr 
2) Rs 2.58 lakh cr
3) Rs 2.33 lakh cr 
4) Rs 2,46 lakh cr
5) Rs 2,46 lakh cr 
Answer:- 5) Rs 2,46 lakh cr
Ques. : 8 The famous Mughal Gardens is situated in which of the following cities? It comprises spiritual garden, herbal garden, bonsai garden and musical garden.
1) Jaipur 
2) Bengaluru
3) Mumbai 
4) Shimla
5) New Delhi 
Answer:- 5) New Delhi
Ques. : 9 The Centre has formed a six-member committee to give a report on ways to improve India’s Haj policy. Who has been appointed as convener of the high-level committee?
1) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi 
2) Badruddin Ajmal
3) Tariq Anwar 
4) Afzal Amanullah
5) MJ Akbar 
Answer:- 4) Afzal Amanullah
Ques. : 10 What is the full form of the term MAT? It is associated with taxation in India.
1) Modified Alternate Tax 
2) Minimum Alternate Tax
3) Maximum Alternate Tax 
4) Marginal Average Tax
5) None of these 
Answer:- 2) Minimum Alternate Tax
04 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 National carrier Air India will receive what amount as equity infusion as per allocation made in the Union Budget for 2017-18?
1) Rs 1,200 cr 
2) Rs 1,500 cr
3) Rs 1,800 cr 
4) Rs 2,100 cr
5) Rs 2,400 cr 
Answer:- 3) Rs 1,800 cr
Ques. : 2 Who among the following is the present Union Telecom Minister?
1) Manoj Sinha 
2) Radha Mohan Singh
3) Jayant Sinha 
4) Kalraj Mishra
5) Ravi Shankar Prasad 
Answer:- 1) Manoj Sinha
Ques. : 3 The union govt has appointed who among the following as the principal economic adviser in the Ministry of Finance?
1) Sanjeev Sanyal 
2) Bibek Debroy
3) Subir Gokarn 
4) Siddharth Tiwari
5) Arvind Subramanian 
Answer:- 1) Sanjeev Sanyal
Ques. : 4 India’s Lakshya Sen recently become the World No. 1 Junior player in the game of
1) Tennis 
2) Squash
3) Badminton 
4) Table tennis
5) Shooting 
Answer:- 3) Badminton
Ques. : 5 What amount has been allocated to the Women and Child Development Ministry in the Union Budget for 2017-18?
1) Rs 26,000 cr 
2) Rs 21,700 cr
3) Rs 17,640 cr 
4) Rs 22,095 cr
5) Rs 24,565 cr 
Answer:- 4) Rs 22,095 cr
Ques. : 6 The tenth edition of Sula Fest was organised in which of the following states recently?
1) Gujarat 
2) Jharkhand
3) Madhya Pradesh 
4) Maharashtra
5) Tamil Nadu 
Answer:- 4) Maharashtra
Ques. : 7 What amount has been allocated to the Union Sports Ministry in the union budget for 2017-18?
1) Rs 1,592 cr 
2) Rs 1,943 cr
3) Rs 1,735 cr 
4) Rs 1,350 cr
5) Rs 1,530 cr 
Answer:- 2) Rs 1,943 cr
Ques. : 8 Joginder Singh, who passed away recently, was the former chief of
1) CBI 
2) IB
3) RAW 
4) NIA
5) SPG 
Answer:- 1) CBI
Ques. : 9 In which of the following northeastern states, recently, people protested against 33 per cent reservation for women in urban local bodies?
1) Assam 
2) Tripura
3) Manipur 
4) Mizoram
5) Nagaland 
Answer:- 5) Nagaland
Ques. : 10 The World Cancer Day is observed every year on
1) 01 Feb 
2) 02 Feb
3) 04 Feb 
4) 05 Feb
5) 06 Feb 
Answer:- 3) 04 Feb
03 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 The India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) launched its operations recently. The paid up equity of the IPPB is
1) Rs 500 cr 
2) Rs 800 cr
3) Rs 1,000 cr 
4) Rs 1,200 cr
5) Rs 1,500 cr 
Answer:- 2) Rs 800 cr
Ques. : 2 The programme initiated by Govt, under which interactive courses are provided free of cost to the residents in India, is
1) SWAYAM 
2) SWAVALAMBAN
3) SWABHIMAN 
4) SWARNIM
5) AAKASH 
Answer:- 1) SWAYAM
Ques. : 3 The Finance Minister, in the Union Budget for FY18, has proposed an autonomous testing organisation for conducting entrance examinations for higher education institutions which is
1) AICTE 
2) JEE
3) CBSE 
4) National Testing Agency
5) Central Testing Agency 
Answer:- 4) National Testing Agency
Ques. : 4 The famous Surajkund International Crafts Mela kicked off recently in
1) Faridabad 
2) NOIDA
3) Gurugram 
4) Ghaziabad
5) Jaipur 
Answer:- 1) Faridabad
Ques. : 5 How many kilometer road has been constructed per day under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana so far?
1) 73 km 
2) 67 km
3) 84 km 
4) 133 km
5) 124 km 
Answer:- 4) 133 km
Ques. : 6 To augment income of farmers, the budget for FY18 has proposed setting-up of a Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund with a corpus of _______ over three years.
1) Rs 2,000 cr 
2) Rs 8,000 cr
3) Rs 6,000 cr 
4) Rs 9,000 cr
5) Rs 7,000 cr 
Answer:- 2) Rs 8,000 cr
Ques. : 7 The target for agricultural credit in 2017-18 has been fixed at a record level of
1) Rs 05 lakh cr 
2) Rs 08 lakh cr
3) Rs 10 lakh cr 
4) Rs 09 lakh cr
5) Rs 12 lakh cr 
Answer:- 3) Rs 10 lakh cr
Ques. : 8 The govt will launch a new central scheme with a focus on export infrastructure namely TIES in 2017-18. The term TIES stands for
1) Trade Initiative for Export Scheme 
2) Trade Incentives for Export Scheme
3) Trade Information for Export Scheme 
4) Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme
5) None of these 
Answer:- 4) Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme
Ques. : 9 As announced in the Union Budget for FY18, how many kilometre Railway line will be commissioned in 2017-18?
1) 2,400 
2) 2,800
3) 3,100 
4) 3,500
5) 3,900 
Answer:- 4) 3,500
Ques. : 10 The Union Finance Minister has proposed to abolish which of the following institutions?
1) FIPB 
2) DIPP
3) NHB 
4) NPCI
5) NABARD 
Answer:- 1) FIPB
02 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Alok Verma took charge as new CBI Director recently. He was the former Police Commissioner of
1) Mumbai 
2) Delhi
3) Goa 
4) Ahmedabad
5) Chennai 
Answer:- 2) Delhi
Ques. : 2 The agenda of the Union budget for 2017-2018, presented by the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Lok Sabha on 1 Feb, is “TEC” which means
1) Transform, Empower and Clean India 
2) Tourism, Energy and Cleanliness
3) Transforming, Energetic and Competitive India 
4) Trade, Energy and Cleanliness
5) Transform, Energise and Clean India Answer:- 5) Transform, Energise and Clean India
Ques. : 3 What amount has been allocated under MNREGA programme in the Union Budget for 2017-18?
1) Rs 38,500 cr 
2) Rs 48,000 cr
3) Rs 33,000 cr 
4) Rs 35,000 cr
5) Rs 42,500 cr 
Answer:- 2) Rs 48,000 cr
Ques. : 4 In the Union Budget for 2017-18, the total allocation for rural, agricultural and allied sectors is
1) Rs 1,98,112 cr 
2) Rs 1,87,223 cr
3) Rs 1,78,322 cr 
4) Rs 1,78,322 cr
5) Rs 1,61,872 cr 
Answer:- 2) Rs 1,87,223 cr
Ques. : 5 In the Union Budget for FY18, the govt has announced to build how many houses by 2019?
1) 10 lakh 
2) 50 lakh
3) 80 lakh 
4) One crore
5) Two crore 
Answer:- 4) One crore
Ques. : 6 The India Post Payments Bank (IPPB), which launched its operations recently, will offer an interest rate ______ on deposits up to Rs 25,000.
1) 4.5% 
2) 5%
3) 5.5% 
4) 6%
5) 6.5% 
Answer:- 1) 4.5%
Ques. : 7 The Textile Ministry inaugurated the first ever apparel and garment centre at Ampati, the district headquarters of South West Garo Hills of
1) Assam 
2) Arunachal Pradesh
3) Manipur 
4) Meghalaya
5) Tripura 
Answer:- 4) Meghalaya
Ques. : 8 The Union Budget for FY18 announced to open two new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospitals in
1) Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh 
2) Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand
3) Jharkhand and Uttarakhand 
4) Jharkhand and Gujarat
5) Arunachal Pradesh and Gujarat Answer:- 4) Jharkhand and Gujarat
Ques. : 9 Which country has become the first in the world to stop investing in fossil fuels - coal, oil and gas?
1) Denmark 
2) Ireland
3) Norway 
4) Finland
5) Sweden 
Answer:- 2) Ireland
Ques. : 10 The programming committee meeting of SAARC grouping was held recently in Kathmandu. The headquarters of SAARC is located in
1) New Delhi 
2) Islamabad
3) Dhaka 
4) Thimphu
5) Kathmandu 
Answer:- 5) Kathmandu
01 FEBRUARY 2017
Ques. : 1 Haider al-Abadi is the present Prime Minister of which of the following countries?
1) Iran 
2) Iraq
3) Kuwait 
4) Bahrain
5) Yemen 
Answer:- 2) Iraq
Ques. : 2 The former Union Minister E Ahmad passed away recently. He represented the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency of
1) Kerala 
2) Karnataka
3) Tamil Nadu 
4) Andhra Pradesh
5) Telangana 
Answer:- 1) Kerala
Ques. : 3 As per the Economic Survey 2017 tabled in Parliament, the GDP growth for 2017-18 has been estimated between
1) 5.75 per cent and 6.75 per cent 
2) 6.25 per cent and 6.75 per cent
3) 6.25 per cent and 7.25 per cent 
4) 6.50 per cent and 7.25 per cent
5) 6.75 per cent and 7.50 per cent 
Answer:- 5) 6.75 per cent and 7.50 per cent
Ques. : 4 The Economic Survey 2016-17 advocates the concept of UBI as an alternative to the various social welfare schemes in an effort to reduce poverty. The term UBI stands for
1) Unconditional Basic Income 
2) Universal Broad Income
3) Universal Basic Income 
4) Universal Basic Incentive
5) None of these 
Answer:- 3) Universal Basic Income
Ques. : 5 In the Economic Survey for 2016-17, the services sector is estimated to grow at what per cent in 2016-17?
1) 7.1 per cent 
2) 7.3 per cent
3) 7.6 per cent 
4) 8.3 per cent
5) 8.9 per cent 
Answer:- 5) 8.9 per cent
Ques. : 6 Dushyant Chautala has been appointed as the new president of the
1) Table Tennis Federation of India 
2) All India Football Federation
3) Badminton Association of India 
4) All India Tennis Association
5) None of these 
Answer:- 1) Table Tennis Federation of India
Ques. : 7 _________ has approved amending Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Bill, 1960 Act to legalize the Kambala and Bullock Cart Race in the state.
1) Tamil Nadu 
2) Odisha
3) Andhra Pradesh 
4) Karnataka
5) Chhattisgarh 
Answer:- 4) Karnataka
Ques. : 8 The Economic Survey 2016-17 was tabled in Parliament recently which is prepared by the chief economic adviser. The present chief economic adviser is
1) Arvind Subramanian 
2) Subramanian Swamy
3) Subir Gokarn 
4) Arvind Panagariya
5) Bibek Debroy 
Answer:- 1) Arvind Subramanian
Ques. : 9 The first edition of the North East Investors Summit was inaugurated recently by the Union Textiles Minister, Smriti Zubin Irani in
1) Agartala 
2) Aizawl
3) Imphal 
4) Guwahati
5) Shillong 
Answer:- 5) Shillong
Ques. : 10 The India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) kicked off its operations recently by rolling out pilot services in
1) Ranchi and Raipur 
2) Raipur and Bhopal
3) Bhopal and Jaipur 
4) Gangtok and Guwahati
5) New Delhi and Mumbai 
Answer:- 1) Ranchi and Raipur

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