GK Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 27th August 2016

27th August 2016 Current Affairs General Knowledge questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. A new study suggests that man-made global warming has been around for nearly two centuries relased by which journal
  2. A.Nature
    B.Geoinformatics & Geostatistics
    C.Environmental Health
    D.Political Ecology

  3. Who has been appointed as the Executive Director of Corporation Bank
  4. A.Manish Gupta
    B.Pradyumna K Jena
    C. Gopal Murli Bhagat
    D.Ekanath Baliga

  5. The 8th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) meeting begins in which city
  6. A.New Delhi
    B.Kabul
    C. Kathmandu
    D.Islamabad

  7. Which country will host the first BRICS film festival
  8. A.India
    B. Brazil
    C.China
    D. Russia

  9. Which state government has decided to launch an initiative 'mission transform' of 1,000 villages across state
  10. A.Gujarat
    B. Rajasthan
    C.Karnataka
    D. Maharashtra

  11. According to the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings,what is the rank of Saina Nehwal
  12. A.6th
    B. 1st
    C.9th
    D. 8th

  13. The National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR) has registered how many new breeds of indigenous farm (livestock and poultry) animals.
  14. A.10
    B.9
    C.8
    D.7

  15. Under which scheme has the Accessible E-Library been launched in India for Divyang
  16. A. Swachch Bharat Abhiyan
    B.Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan
    C.Digital India
    D. Startup India

  17. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Sanjay Gandhi has launched POCSO e-box.What does stands for POCSO
  18. A.Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses
    B.Protect for Children from Sexual Offenses
    C.Protected the Child from Sexual Offenses
    D. None of these

  19. The book “An Intimate History of Killing: Face to Face Killing in Twentieth Century Warfare” authored by whom
  20. A.Bhikhu Parekh
    B.Joanna Bourke
    C. Fenil Sherdiwala
    D. irti Rambhatla

  21. The recently launched Maitree Channel by AIR is an initiative for:
  22. A.NRIs
    B. Bengali listeners
    C. People of West Bengal
    D.Bangladeshi listeners

  23. According to the Forbes sixth annual list of The World's Most Innovative Companies 2016 ,which of the following indian companies including this list
  24. A.Hindustan Unilever
    B. Tata Consultancy Services
    C. Asian Paints
    D.All of these

  25. World's first self-driving taxi service was launched in which country
  26. A. USA
    B. Japan
    C. Russia
    D.Singapore

  27. According to the Forbes sixth annual list of The World's Most Innovative Companies 2016 ,which company is the top rank in the world
  28. A.Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
    B. Nike
    C.Alexion Pharmaceuticals
    D.Tesla Motors

  29. Name the state that fixed a target of planting over one crore saplings over an area of 15000 hectares in 2016 with an aim of expanding the state's green cover.
  30. A.Uttarakhand
    B. Jharkhand
    C.Himachal Pradesh
    D. Delhi

  31. Who among the following was voted as the Hilton Asian Tour Golfer of the Month for July 2016
  32. A.Phil Mickelson
    B.Rory McIlroy
    C.Nick Faldo
    D.Thongchai Jaidee

  33. Name the country that overtook India as the most common non-UK country of birth for people living in the UK.
  34. A.Pakistan
    B. Ireland
    C. Germany
    D.Poland

  35. According to the Goldman Sachs,what percentage Indian economy growing in 2016-17
  36. A.9.8 %
    B. 7.9%
    C. 6.2 %
    D.5.8 %

  37. Women Self-Help Group (SHG) loan scheme must be provided under which scheme
  38. A.Aajeevika scheme
    B. Indira Awaas Yojana
    C.National Pension Scheme
    D.National Social Assistance Scheme

  39. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to provide loans up to Rs 3 lakh at ________ Percent
  40. A.9
    B.7
    C.4
    D.10

  41. World’s first self driving taxis were launched by which company
  42. A.Google
    B. Uber
    C.nuTonomy
    D. Volvo

  43. Which banks are part of the Unified Payments Interface/UPI
  44. A.Canara Bank
    B. Union Bank of India
    C. Vijaya Bank
    D.All of the above

Answers:
  1. A.Nature
  2. C. Gopal Murli Bhagat
  3. D.Islamabad
  4. A.India
  5. D. Maharashtra
  6. C.9th
  7. B.9
  8. B.Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan
  9. A.Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses
  10. B.Joanna Bourke
  11. B. Bengali listeners
  12. D.All of these
  13. D.Singapore
  14. D.Tesla Motors
  15. C.Himachal Pradesh
  16. D.Thongchai Jaidee
  17. D.Poland
  18. B. 7.9%
  19. A.Aajeevika scheme
  20. B.7
  21. C.nuTonomy
  22. D.All of the above

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