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Questions:

1.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 8, 2017, flagged off the trial run of a passenger train named “Maitree Express-2”, which is the second passenger train between India and

A.Pakistan
B.Nepal
C.Bhutan
D.Bangladesh


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The trial run of passenger train service between Bangladesh's Khulna city and West Bengal capital Kolkata began with the arrival of a train at Petrapole along the India-Bangladesh border. Named Maitree Express-2, it is the second passenger train between India and Bangladesh.
2.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has launched the first NBA Basketball School in

A.Mumbai
B.Hyderabad
C.Chennai
D.Delhi


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has launched the first NBA Basketball School in Mumbai.
3.
Who is appointed as U.S Supreme Court Justice for lifetime?

A.Clarence Thomas
B.Antonin Scalia
C.Neil M. Gorsuch
D.Anthony M. Kennedy


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
U.S Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court Justice
4.
Who is the present Union water resources minister?

A.Nitin Gadkari
B.Uma Bharti
C.Suresh Prabhu
D.Prakash Javadekar


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Union water resources minister : Uma Bharti
5.
Centre to revive 45 year old ambitious North Koel irrigation project in

A.Kerala
B.Madhya Pradesh
C.Jharkhand
D.Gujarat


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Centre to revive ambitious North Koel irrigation project in Jharkhand
6.
This year, Kirti Chakra, the second highest peacetime gallantry award, was posthumously conferred on

A.Devraj Anbu
B.Ashutosh Kumar
C.Ahik Mb
D.Havildar Prem Bahadur Resmi Magar


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Kirti Chakra, the second highest peacetime gallantry award, was posthumously conferred on Lance Havildar Prem Bahadur Resmi Magar of Gorkha Rifles by President Pranab Mukherjee at the defence investiture ceremony.
7.
In India, the second highest peacetime gallantry award is

A.Kirti Chakra
B.Ashok Chakra
C.Param Vir Chakra
D.Vir Chakra


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Kirti Chakra is the second highest peacetime gallantry award in India.
8.
What is the Currency of Iceland?

A.Pound
B.krona
C.Euro
D.Ruble


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Iceland Currency: Icelandic krona
9.
What is the Capital of Iceland?

A.Helsinki
B.Kampala
C.Reykjavik
D.Stockholm


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Iceland Capital: Reykjavik
10.
The first country in the world to neutralise gender pay gap is

A.Russia
B.Sweden
C.Finland
D.Iceland


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Iceland - first country in the world to neutralise gender pay gap
11.
The first country in the world to legally sell marijuana over the counter in pharmacies is

A.Uruguay
B.Philippines
C.Nigeria
D.Uganda


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Uruguay will become the first country in the world to legally sell marijuana over the counter in pharmacies.
12.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to connect the 100th anniversary of Champaran Satyagraha with

A.Bal swachta mission
B.Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
C.Make in India
D.Digital India


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to connect the 100th anniversary of Champaran Satyagraha with Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
13.
Who is the founder of Facebook?

A.Tim cook
B.Steve Smith
C.Mark Zuckerberg
D.Larry Page


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Facebook founder : Mark Zuckerberg
14.
Facebook launched its digital assistant named "M" for users in

A.China
B.India
C.UK
D.US


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Ramping up the social network's efforts in artificial intelligence, Facebook launched its digital assistant named "M" for US users of its Messenger application.
15.
Permanent account number is a unique, alpha-numeric identifier of how many characters?

A.10
B.11
C.15
D.12


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Permanent account number (PAN) is a unique, 10-character alpha-numeric identifier, issued to all judicial entities identifiable under the Indian Income Tax Act, 1961.
16.
The deadline for getting the permanent account number (PAN) or form 60 (if PAN is not available) by banks ended on 28 February 2017, and has been now extended till

A.30 April
B.30 June
C.30 May
D.30 July


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The deadline for getting the permanent account number or form 60 (if PAN is not available) by banks ended on 28 February, and has been now extended till 30 June.
17.
Malala Yousafzai to be United Nations Messenger of Peace. Who is the present Secretary-General of United Nations?

A.Amina J. Mohammed
B.Ban Ki-moon
C.Antonio Guterres
D.Stephane Dujarric


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

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