Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 9th July 2016

9th July 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. Who has been re-elected as the Chairman of Maharashtra Legislative Council at a one-day special session of the House
  2. A.Vasant Chavan
    B.Prithviraj Chavan
    C.Gopikishan Bajoria
    D.Ramraje Naik

  3. Who has been appointed as Controller General of Defence Accounts (CGDA)
  4. A.Rajender Singh
    B.Subramanian
    C.Rama Rao
    D.S K Kohli

  5. Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti has inaugurated 231 projects under which of the following program
  6. A.Nama Ganga
    B.Namami Gange
    C.Clean Ganga
    D.Ganga Water

  7. ADAG Reliance Group has named whom as the new IoT CEO
  8. A.Sam Ghosh
    B.Chhaya Virani
    C.Rajendra P. Chitale
    D.Juergen Hase

  9. Which state is set to launch the world’s first digital incubator for student startups
  10. A.Kerala
    B.Odisha
    C.Haryana
    D.Tamil Nadu

  11. Kal Sundaram has stepped down CEO of which company
  12. A.Cadila Healthcare
    B.Taro Pharma
    C.Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
    D.Cipla

  13. SBI Card launches premium credit card ______________
  14. A.Elite
    B.Plite
    C.Klite
    D. Mlite

  15. With which country India has signed Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) and agreements in four areas of bilateral co-operation
  16. A.Canada
    B.China
    C.South Africa
    D.US

  17. Which security software company was set to purchase Dutch rival AVG Technologies for USD 1.3 billion in cash to expand presence in the emerging markets
  18. A.Symantec
    B.Quick Heal
    C.Avast
    D.Nortion

  19. EXL announced acquisition of which London based insurance solutions provider
  20. A.SISS
    B.LISS
    C.RISS
    D.OISS

  21. India has set up an apparel training centre in which West African country to support textiles industry of the country
  22. A.Austria
    B.Comoros
    C.Ecuador
    D.Nigeria

  23. India has set up an apparel training centre in which city
  24. A.Abuja
    B.Kaduna
    C.Calabar
    D.Oshogbo

  25. Which country has signed the “anti-terrorist” legislation adopted by the lower and upper houses of parliament in June 2016.
  26. A.China
    B.Russia
    C.US
    D.UK

  27. Who is the present Minister of Mines (Independent Charge) of India
  28. A.Narendra Singh Tomar
    B.Ananth Kumar
    C.Ajay Tamta
    D.Piyush Goyal

  29. Which of the following global healthcare firm has inked a non-exclusive, royalty free agreement with the Medicines Patent Pool (MPP)
  30. A.CVS Health
    B.Zydus Cadila
    C.McKesson
    D.UnitedHealth Group

  31. The second phase of Haritha Haram programme launched in which state
  32. A.Telangana
    B.Andhra Pradesh
    C.Odisha
    D.Haryana

  33. The Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) on 5 July 2016 recommended a green cess of __________ percent on diesel vehicles
  34. A.14-15
    B.17-20
    C.20-22
    D.7-12

  35. Venkaiah Naidu associated which of the following Union Ministry
  36. A.Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
    B.Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
    C.Ministry of Human Resource Development
    D.Ministry of Law & Justice

  37. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of IDFC Mutual Fund
  38. A.Vinod Rai
    B.Donald Peck
    C.Vishal Kapoor
    D.S. S. Kohli

  39. Who was inaugurated the BRICS drug control meeting
  40. A.Dilma Rousseff
    B.Rajnath Singh
    C.Dmitry Medvedev
    D.Li Keqiang

  41. Who is the current Law & Justice Minister of India
  42. A.Smriti Zubin Irani
    B.Ravi Shankar Prasad
    C.Prakash Javdekar
    D.Ananth Kumar

  43. The second anti-drug working group meeting of heads of anti-narcotics agencies of BRICS countries began in which city
  44. A.Beijing
    B.Salvador
    C.New Delhi
    D.Moscow

  45. With which country India has signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) in areas of drug trafficking, pulse trading and sports.
  46. A.Finland
    B.Cambodia
    C.Mozambique
    D.None of the above

  47. Which of the following is the correct option of "SPHERE "
  48. A.Spectro-Polarimetric High-Contrast Exoplanet Research Instrument
    B.Special-Polarimetric High-Contrast Exoplanet Research Instrument
    C.Spectro-Polarimetric High-Common Exoplanet Research Institute
    D.Special-Program High-Common Exoplanet Research Institute

  49. What is the name of Jovian planet orbiting a triple star system
  50. A.HD 131388Ab
    B.HD 131377Ab
    C.HD 131366Ab
    D.HD 131399Ab

  51. Who won the 17th edition of prestigious Caine Prize 2016
  52. A.Lidudumalingani
    B.Abdul Adan
    C.Lesley Nneka Arimah
    D.Tope Folarin

  53. Which of the following Search Giant has acquired Moodstocks on 6 July 2016
  54. A.Google
    B.Yahoo
    C.Qwant
    D.Bing

  55. Which of the following company has unveiled India’s first Centre of Excellence focused on Internet of Things (CoE- IoT) on 7 July 2016
  56. A.IBM
    B.HP
    C.Infosys
    D.NASSCOM

  57. How many members of Committee to examine the feasibility and desirability of having a new financial year
  58. A.7
    B.5
    C.4
    D.9

  59. Who is the head of committee on examine the feasibility and desirability of having a new financial year.
  60. A.Shankar Acharya
    B.NK Singh
    C.Sanjay Mitra
    D.Shyam Bengal

Answers:
  1. D.Ramraje Naik
  2. D.S K Kohli
  3. B.Namami Gange
  4. D.Juergen Hase
  5. A.Kerala
  6. B.Taro Pharma
  7. A.Elite
  8. C.South Africa
  9. C.Avast
  10. B.LISS
  11. D.Nigeria
  12. B.Kaduna
  13. B.Russia
  14. D.Piyush Goyal
  15. B.Zydus Cadila
  16. A.Telangana
  17. C.20-22
  18. B.Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
  19. C.Vishal Kapoor
  20. B.Rajnath Singh
  21. B.Ravi Shankar Prasad
  22. C.New Delhi
  23. C.Mozambique
  24. A.Spectro-Polarimetric High-Contrast Exoplanet Research Instrument
  25. D.HD 131399Ab
  26. A.Lidudumalingani
  27. A.Google
  28. D.NASSCOM
  29. C.4
  30. A.Shankar Acharya

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