Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 18th July 2016

18th July 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. Who sworn in as the 10th Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh.
  2. A.Nabam Tuki
    B.Kalikho Pul
    C. Pema Khandu
    D.Nabam Tuki

  3. How many Heritage sites in India added the UNESCO World Heritage List recently
  4. A.1
    B.2
    C.3
    D.4

  5. Which of the following ministry has launched an e-marketplace portal for online purchase of goods and services by various central government ministries and departments.
  6. A.Union Finance Ministry
    B.Union Commerce Ministry
    C. Union Consumer Affairs Ministry
    D.Union Women and Child Development Ministry

  7. Which country faced a failed military coup wherein at least 90 people were killed and over 1500 soldiers were detained by a military faction
  8. A.Turkey
    B.Afghanistan
    C.Iraq
    D.Iran

  9. The UNESCO World Heritage Site list includes sites of special cultural or physical significance.What is the full form of UNESCO
  10. A.United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
    B.United Nations Education, Science and Commitee Organization
    C.United Nations Educationalist, Science and Communication Organization
    D.None of the above

  11. The World Heritage Committee meeting 2016 held in which country
  12. A.Qatar
    B. Germany
    C.Turkey
    D.Poland

  13. The UNESCO,the UN cultural agency added how much new sites on its World Heritage List.
  14. A.5
    B.18
    C.9
    D.3

  15. Who is the author of book “Furiously Happy: A Funny book about Horrible Things”
  16. A.Anton Chekhov
    B.Clive Barker
    C.Jenny Lawson
    D.E.M. Forster

  17. Terrapin three Acquisition Corporation acquired with which online platform for 218 million dollars
  18. A.Matra
    B.Patra
    C.Satra
    D.Yatra

  19. Which state has launched the facility of virtual and digital classrooms across 32 ITIs in the state on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day
  20. A.Maharashtra
    B. Andhra Pradesh
    C.Karnataka
    D.Kerala

  21. According to the WWF,which country is the top rank in list of shark fishing nations
  22. A.India
    B.Indonesia
    C.Sri Lanka
    D.Australia

  23. Which country is running the world’s largest current account surplus post Brexit
  24. A.France
    B.Germany
    C.Italy
    D.Brazil

  25. Which of the following union minister has launched Transforming India Website recently
  26. A.Dharmendra Pradhan
    B. Chaudhary Birender Singh
    C.Ravi Shankar Prasad
    D.Jagat Prakash Nadda

  27. Name the Express,that is world’s first hospital on a train of Indian Railways has completed 25 years of service to the poor and underprivileged masses of rural India.
  28. A.Lifesafe Express
    B. Lifesave Express
    C.Lifelong Express
    D.Lifeline Express

  29. Which of the following Indian heritage site has been included in the Tentative List of UNESCO’s World Heritage Site recently
  30. A.Meenakshi Temple
    B.Nalanda University
    C.India Gate
    D.None of the above

  31. Tata Advanced System (TASL) has signed with which company to work together in support of India’s aviation and defense modernization initiatives.
  32. A.Align Aerospace
    B.Bell Helicopter
    C.Marotta
    D.Litton Industries

  33. Who is called as the father of Malayalam literature.
  34. A.Edasseri Govindan Nair
    B.Kalamandalam Hyderali
    C.Thunjath Ezhuthachan
    D.Karazhmakaran Gopali

  35. Which state has started observing Ramayana month in the temples on 16 July 2016
  36. A.Tamil Nadu
    B.Madhya Pradesh
    C.Haryana
    D.Kerala

  37. Who is the author of book "Courage & Commitment : An Autobiography "
  38. A.Sutra
    B.Abul Fazal
    C.Margaret Alva
    D.Vikram Seth

  39. Which state is the first state to approved setting up of Happiness Department
  40. A.Punjab
    B.New Delhi
    C.Jammu and Kashmir
    D.Madhya Pradesh

  41. According to the WWF,what is the rank of India in list of shark fishing nations
  42. A.1st
    B.7th
    C.2nd
    D.3rd

  43. Which of the following state has set a target to construct toilets across all villages of the state by March 2019
  44. A.Odisha
    B.Haryana
    C.Madhya Pradesh
    D.West Bengal

  45. The eleventh ASEM summit 2016 was held recently.What is the full form of ASEM
  46. A.Asia Europe Meeting Summit
    B.America Europe Meeting Summit
    C.Africa Europe Maritime Summit
    D.Asia Egypt Meeting Summit

  47. The eleventh edition of ASEM summit 2016 began in which country
  48. A.Italy
    B.Belgium
    C.Mongolia
    D.China

Answers:
  1. C. Pema Khandu
  2. C.3
  3. B.Union Commerce Ministry
  4. A.Turkey
  5. A.United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  6. C.Turkey
  7. C.9
  8. C.Jenny Lawson
  9. D.Yatra
  10. A.Maharashtra
  11. B.Indonesia
  12. B.Germany
  13. C.Ravi Shankar Prasad
  14. D.Lifeline Express
  15. B.Nalanda University
  16. B.Bell Helicopter
  17. C.Thunjath Ezhuthachan
  18. D.Kerala
  19. C.Margaret Alva
  20. D.Madhya Pradesh
  21. C.2nd
  22. D.West Bengal
  23. A.Asia Europe Meeting Summit
  24. C.Mongolia

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