Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 30th August 2016

30th August 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. India has signed four Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with which country to enhance cooperation and bilateral relations between the two countries
  2. A.Myanmar
    B. Nepal
    C.Bangladesh
    D.Qatar

  3. According to the World Risk Index (WRI) 2016,which country is the top rank in World Risk Index report
  4. A.Vanuatu
    B. Bangladesh
    C. Sri Lanka
    D.Iraq

  5. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has launched the central government's _________ scheme in the state with the distribution of LED bulbs among people.
  6. A.Ujjwala
    B.Sehra
    C. Ujjvi
    D. UJALA

  7. Doha Bank opens first branch in which state
  8. A.Kerala
    B. Jammu and Kashmir
    C. Punjab
    D. Tamil Nadu

  9. Which of the following has been awarded with the Dronacharya Awards 2015
  10. A.Sagar Mal Dhayal
    B.Raj Kumar Sharma
    C.Bishweshwar Nandi
    D.All of these

  11. Whose birthday is celebrated as National Sports Day in India
  12. A.Milkha Singh
    B.KD Jadhav
    C. Dhyan Chand
    D.None of these

  13. National Sports Day was observed on which date
  14. A.29 August
    B.2 April
    C. 6 November
    D.23 August

  15. Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument that will be expanded to be the world’s largest marine reserve is located in which city of the US
  16. A.Miami
    B.Hawaii
    C.Alaska
    D. Florida

  17. The International Day Against Nuclear Tests was first celebrated in which year
  18. A.2009
    B. 2000
    C. 2005
    D.2010

  19. Which of the following Indian captain set a world record when he led the team against West Indies in the 1st Twenty20 International .
  20. A.Virat Kohli
    B.Mahendra Singh Dhoni
    C.Virender Sehwag
    D.Rahul Dravid

  21. Which country has set up a state-owned aircraft engine maker
  22. A.USA
    B. China
    C.Russia
    D.Japan

  23. Which government signed an indefinite ceasefire deal on 26th August 2016 to end one of Asia’s longest insurgencies
  24. A.Indonesia
    B. Malaysia
    C. Singapore
    D.Phillippine

  25. Who has been appointed as the as the Managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) of Larsen & Toubro
  26. A.R. Shankar Raman
    B. Shailendra Roy
    C. A. M. Naik
    D. S N Subrahmanyan

  27. Who has been appointed as the Non-Executive Director of Tata Sons with effect from August 26th, 2016.
  28. A.Vijay Singh
    B.Ratan Tata
    C. Ajay Piramal
    D. Amit Chandra

  29. Name the cricketer who gave BME to Indian medalists at 2016 Rio Olympics.
  30. A.MS Dhoni
    B. Sachin Tendulkar
    C. Virendra Sehwag
    D.Rahul Dravid

  31. Murugappa Group firm Carborundum Universal (CUMI) inaugurated its Research and Development centre in which city
  32. A.Surat
    B. Ahmedabad
    C. Mumbai
    D. Hosur

  33. Who among the following has resigned as the chief learning officer of Wipro
  34. A.William Arthur Owens
    B. Narayanan Vaghul
    C. Ireena Vittal
    D.Abhijit Bhaduri

  35. Who was sworn in Prime Minister of Tunisia on 27 August 2016
  36. A. Beji Caid Essebsi
    B. Zine El Abidine Ben Ali
    C. Habib Essid
    D.Youssef Chahed

  37. Which of the following has the ninth state in India to ratified the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill
  38. A.Gujarat
    B. Rajasthan
    C.Maharashtra
    D. Telangana

  39. Who was appointed as the Advocate General of Tamil Nadu in August 2016
  40. A.R Muthukumaraswamy
    B. SK Narayanan
    C. D Subramanian
    D.None of these

  41. According to the World Risk Index (WRI) 2016,what is the rank of India
  42. A.77
    B.121
    C. 56
    D. 145

  43. Where has the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) set up a Electropreneur Park
  44. A.University of Delhi South Campus
    B. University of Delhi North Campus
    C.Indian Institute of Technology- Delhi
    D.None of these

  45. The West Bengal Legislative Assembly has passed a resolution to rename the state "Bengal" in English, "Bangla" in _____________ .
  46. A.Bengali
    B. English
    C.Hindi
    D.Urdu

  47. Which automobile company has introduced DiGiSENSE, a cloud based technology solution to track vehicle information in real time.
  48. A.Tata Motors Ltd.
    B.Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.
    C.Hero MotoCorp Ltd.
    D.Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd

  49. Who has been appointed as the President of India Bullion and Jewellers Association (IBJA) on 28 August 2016
  50. A.Mohit Kamboj
    B.Raja Shekar
    C.Mukesh Mehta
    D. None of these

  51. International Day Against Nuclear Tests was observed on which date
  52. A.2 May
    B. 16 September
    C. 21 November
    D.29 August

Answers:
  1. A.Myanmar
  2. A.Vanuatu
  3. D. UJALA
  4. A.Kerala
  5. D.All of these
  6. C. Dhyan Chand
  7. A.29 August
  8. B.Hawaii
  9. D.2010
  10. B.Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  11. B. China
  12. D.Phillippine
  13. D. S N Subrahmanyan
  14. D. Amit Chandra
  15. B. Sachin Tendulkar
  16. D. Hosur
  17. D.Abhijit Bhaduri
  18. D.Youssef Chahed
  19. C.Maharashtra
  20. A.R Muthukumaraswamy
  21. A.77
  22. A.University of Delhi South Campus
  23. A.Bengali
  24. D.Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
  25. C.Mukesh Mehta
  26. D.29 August

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