Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 16th July 2016

16th July 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. What is the theme for World Youth Skills Day 2016
  2. A.Youth skills for work and life in the post-2015 agenda
    B.Skills Development to Improve Youth and Country
    C.Skills Development to Improve Youth Employment
    D.None of the above

  3. Which Infosys veteran quit the company on 14th July, 2016
  4. A.Roopa Kudva
    B.Jeffrey Sean Lehman
    C.Samson David
    D.None of the above

  5. Which Indian Naval ship carried an all women crew from Mauritius to the home port of Goa
  6. A.Virat
    B. Vikrant
    C. Airavat
    D.Mhadei

  7. The country's first industrial park, exclusively for women entrepreneurs, was launched in which state
  8. A.Mizoram
    B. Manipur
    C.Assam
    D.Uttarakhand

  9. Which state has launched the first online incubator for student start-ups
  10. A.Haryana
    B.Odisha
    C.Karnataka
    D. Kerala

  11. Which of the following institution has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with non-profit public organization namely Global Village Foundation (GVF) for collaborative studies and research on social and economic public policies.
  12. A.Jawaharlal Nehru University
    B. Maharshi Dayanand University
    C.Aligarh Muslim University
    D.University of Delhi

  13. State-run BHEL has commissioned another 250 MW unit in which state
  14. A.Haryana
    B.Gujarat
    C.Tamil Nadu
    D.Madhya Pradesh

  15. Which software giant has collaborated with the Indian School of Business to boost social entrepreneurship in the country
  16. A.IBM
    B.SAP
    C.Intel
    D.Apple

  17. The Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) successfully conducted proof firing tests of Armament system for 155 mm x 52 calibre (ATAGS).What does stands for ATAGS
  18. A.Advanced Towed Artillery Artillery Gun System
    B.Advance Trained Artillery Artillery Gun System
    C. Advanced Test Artillery Artificial Gun System
    D. None of the above

  19. How many member in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an inter regulatory Working Group (WG) to study the entire gamut of regulatory issues relating to Fin Tech (financial technology) and Digital Banking in India
  20. A.7 Members
    B.9 Members
    C.11 Member
    D.13 Members

  21. Who is the head of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an inter regulatory Working Group (WG) to study the entire gamut of regulatory issues relating to Fin Tech (financial technology) and Digital Banking in India
  22. A.Urjit R. Patel
    B. S. S. Mundra
    C. R. Gandhi
    D.Sudarshan Sen

  23. The Vennar sub-basin of the Cauvery delta project running in which state
  24. A.Karnataka
    B.Andhra Pradesh
    C.Tamil Nadu
    D.Kerala

  25. The Union Government has signed 100 million US dollars loan agreement with which organization to strengthen key irrigation and drainage system and improve water management in the Vennar sub-basin of the Cauvery delta
  26. A.ADB
    B. RBI
    C.World Bank
    D.None of the above

  27. World Youth Skills Day 2016 observed on which date
  28. A.14 July
    B.15 July
    C.16 July
    D.17 July

  29. Freecharge is a digital payment platform which has announced its partnership with which bus aggregator platform
  30. A.Shuttl
    B. ClearTrip
    C.SuperTravel
    D.MyBus

  31. The Union Government revised the time schedule for making payments under the Income Declaration Scheme 2016 by
  32. A.30 August 2017
    B.30 September 2017
    C. 30 October 2017
    D.30 November 2017

  33. Who is the author of book ‘The Book of Indian Butterflies’ says that the Marbled Map (Cyrestis cocles) is listed as a rare butterfly species.
  34. A.Henry David Thoreau
    B. Clifford Geertz
    C.Nigel Lawson
    D.Issac Kehimkar

  35. Rare Marbled Map butterfly was sighted in Eastern Ghats of which state
  36. A.Karnataka
    B. Tamil Nadu
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D.Odisha

  37. Which of the following organization has declared India as Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus free
  38. A.WHO
    B.PAHO
    C.UNDP
    D.USAID

  39. Which of the following cricket captain has scored 110 against England at Lord's
  40. A.Sourav Ganguly
    B.Jason Holder
    C.Mushfiqur Rahim
    D.Misbah-ul-Haq

  41. Who is the author of book "Moved My Interest Rate? "
  42. A.Pranab Mukherjee
    B.Manmohan Singh
    C.Duvvuri Subbarao
    D.Raghuram Rajan

  43. The Supreme Court-constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) has suggested capping the cash holding of an industry or individual at __________
  44. A.10 lakh rupees
    B.15 lakh rupees
    C.17 lakh rupees
    D.20 lakh rupees

  45. The Supreme Court-constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) has recommended ban on cash transactions above _________ rupees in a day
  46. A.2 lakh rupees
    B.3 lakh rupees
    C. 3.25 lakh rupees
    D.4 lakh rupees

  47. Who is the head of Supreme Court-constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) on that submitted its fifth report to the apex court.
  48. A. Justice L. Nageswara Rao
    B. Justice M B Shah
    C.Justice J.S. Khehar
    D.Justice Anil R. Dave

  49. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on 14 July 2016
  50. A.Joseph Emmanuel
    B.P.I. Sabu
    C.Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi
    D.Antriksh Johri

Answers:
  1. C.Skills Development to Improve Youth Employment
  2. C.Samson David
  3. D.Mhadei
  4. D.Uttarakhand
  5. D. Kerala
  6. B. Maharshi Dayanand University
  7. B.Gujarat
  8. B.SAP
  9. A.Advanced Towed Artillery Artillery Gun System
  10. D.13 Members
  11. D.Sudarshan Sen
  12. C.Tamil Nadu
  13. A.ADB
  14. B.15 July
  15. A.Shuttl
  16. B.30 September 2017
  17. D.Issac Kehimkar
  18. C.Andhra Pradesh
  19. A.WHO
  20. D.Misbah-ul-Haq
  21. C.Duvvuri Subbarao
  22. B.15 lakh rupees
  23. B.3 lakh rupees
  24. B. Justice M B Shah
  25. C.Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi

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