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Questions:

1.
Who has won the three-match T20 series against Zimbabwe

A.India
B.South Africa
C.Australia
D.Sri Lanka


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
India won the three-match T20 series against Zimbabwe 2-1 on 22 June 2016.
2.
Which online retailer has topped LinkedIn's top attractions list

A.Amazon
B.Jabong
C.Myntra
D.Flipkart


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Online retail company Flipkart has topped LinkedIn’s “top attractors” list of the most sought after company by professionals across India
3.
Who has won the Queen's Club title 2016

A.Rafael Nadal
B.Novak Djokovic
C.Pete Sampras
D.Andy Murray


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
British tennis star Andy Murray has created history after he fought back to win the Queen's Club tournament for a record fifth time .
4.
The book 'Ace Against Odds' was in news recently. It is the autobiography of

A.Saina Nehwal
B.Mary Kom
C.Sania Mirza
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Titled, ‘Ace Against Odds,’ the book has been penned by Sania Mirza with her father Imran Mirza. “Sania’s is an extraordinary achievement and her autobiography is as compelling as it is inspirational.
5.
Which of the following social network service has acquired British-based artificial intelligence startup Magic Pony to bolster its capacity for analysis of visual content.

A.Facebook
B.LinkedIn
C.Google
D.Twitter


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Twitter was acquiring British-based artificial intelligence startup Magic Pony to bolster its capacity for analysis of visual content.
6.
Tata Power Renewable Energy has won 30 mw solar grid connected photovoltaic project in which state

A.Telangana
B.Maharashtra
C.Haryana
D.Madhya Pradesh


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Tata Power Renewable Energy has won 30 mw solar grid connected photovoltaic project in Maharashtra.
7.
South Delhi Municipal Corporation signed MoU with which public sector company to install solar panels

A.NEPC India
B.SECI
C.Azure Power
D.Husk Power Systems


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
South Delhi Municipal Corporation, the civic bodyhas inked an MoU with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI).
8.
Who has quit as Chairman of Bayer Crop Science Ltd on 21st June, 2016

A.Richard van der Merwe
B.Sharad M. Kulkarni
C.A. K. R Nedungadi
D.Vijay Mallya


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Controversial industrialist Vijay Mallya has quit as Chairman of Bayer CropScience Ltd., promoted by Bayer AG.
9.
Genpact has announced the appointment of whom to its Board of Directors with immediate effect

A.Robert G. Scott
B.Carol Lindstrom
C.David Humphrey
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Genpact has announced the appointment of ex-Deloitte vice chairman Carol Lindstrom to its board of directors with immediate effect.
10.
Who has been appointed as the president of Softbank recently

A.Nikesh Arora
B.Masayoshi Son
C.Ken Miyauchi
D.Manabu Miyasaka


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Japanese conglomerate SoftBank has announced Ken Miyauchi as , head of the group's Japanese telecommunications operations, would replace Nikesh Arora as president and chief operating officer.
11.
According to India Development Update 2016,how many percentage India's economic growth to be expected in 2016-2017

A.7.5 percent
B.7.6 percent
C.7.7 percent
D.7.8 percent


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
According to India Development Update 2016,It expects India’s economic growth to be at 7.6 percent in 2016-2017, followed by a modest acceleration to 7.7 percent in 2017-2018.
12.
Which of the following organization has released the mid-year edition of India Development Update 2016 : Financing Double-Digit Growth on 20 June 2016

A.International Monetary Fund
B.World Bank
C.Economic Co-operation and Development
D.United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The World Bank Group has released the mid-year edition of India Development Update 2016 : Financing Double-Digit Growth on 20 June 2016.
13.
Who has resigned as President of the Kerala Sports Council on 22 June 2016

A.T.K. Ibrahimkutty
B.Anju Bobby George
C.Binu George Varghese
D.E P Jayarajan


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
India's lone athletics World Championship medal winner Anju Bobby George has resigned as President of the Kerala Sports Council on 22 June 2016
14.
Name the exoplanet, that is a newborn exoplanet around a young star discovered by NASA

A.K1-12a
B.K2-33b
C.K3-15c
D.K4-56c


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
K2-33b, a newborn Exoplanet around a young star, discovered by NASA
15.
Bone artefacts used by Early Humans discovered in the Kuumbi Cave.This cave located in which country

A.Africa
B.America
C.Canada
D.China


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Bone artefacts used by Early Humans discovered in the Kuumbi Cave.Kuumbi Cave located in Africa.
16.
The Income Tax department has decided to "block" ________ get their LPG subsidy cancelled and take measures to ensure that they are not sanctioned loans.

A.PAN
B.License
C.Aadhaar
D.Voter Id


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The Income Tax department has decided to "block" Permanent Account Number (PAN) of such entities,LPG subsidy of tax defaulters
17.
Which of the following has announced the launch of its Remit2India Service

A.Lakshmi Vilas Bank
B.South Indian Bank
C.SBI Bank
D.Kotak Mahindra Bank


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
South India Bank has announced the launch of its Remit2India Service.
18.
According to UNCTAD report ,which country is the top rank in Foreign Direct Investment inflows

A.US
B.India
C.Hong Kong
D.China


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
As per the recently released 2016 World Investment Report ,US is top rank in FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) inflows.
19.
Union Finance Minister has released a commemorative silver coin to mark the 300th martyrdom day of Banda Singh Bahadur.Banda Singh Bahadur is associated with which of the following

A.Social Activist
B.Military Man
C.Teacher
D.Judge


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Union Finance Minister has released a commemorative silver coin to mark the 300th martyrdom day of Sikh General Banda Singh Bahadur
20.
According to UNCTAD report,what is the rank of India in Foreign Direct Investment inflows

A.5th
B.10th
C.10th
D.12th


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
As per the recently released 2016 World Investment Report, India ranks 10th in FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) inflows.
21.
Which of the following space agency is going to test indigenously developed scramjet engine technology based on air-breathing propulsion in July 2016

A.NASA
B.CNSA
C.ESA
D.ISRO


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is going to test indigenously developed scramjet engine technology based on air-breathing propulsion in July 2016.
22.
The International Astronomical Union has named a 9.8 kilometers wide crater on Mars as Langtang.Langtang located in which country

A.Japan
B.India
C.Nepal
D.Ecuador


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The International Astronomical Union has named a 9.8 kilometers wide crater on Mars as Langtang.Langtang located in Nepal
23.
Which of the following rocket can be used for launch of 20 satellites in a single mission by ISRO

A.GSLV Mk3
B.PSLV C 34
C.IRNSS 1A
D.PSLV C36


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
ISRO launches record 20 satellites including India’s latest earth observation satellite Cartosat-2 was launched on-board Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV C-34.
24.
Which of the following countries satellite is not a part of launch of 20 satellites in a single mission of ISRO.

A.US
B.Germany
C.Canada
D.Russia


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
ISRO launches record 20 satellites from Sriharikota.US, Germany, Canada and Indonesia satellite are also launched.
25.
Who among the following is not part the of the Indian World War I heroes who became part of Britain's new digital archive

A.Risaldar Badlu Singh
B.Sepoy Chatta Singh
C.Lance Naik Lala
D.Bhagat Singh


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Bhagat Singh is not part the of the Indian World War I heroes became part of Britain’s new digital archive.
26.
How many Indian's are World War I (WW-I) heroes who became part of Britain's new digital archive.

A.4
B.13
C.6
D.10


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Six Indian World War I (WW-I) heroes became part of Britain’s new digital archive.
27.
Union Government asked all state governments to link Aadhaar with caste and domicile certificates of school students studying in class

A.Class IV
B.Class V
C.Class VI
D.Class VII


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Union Government in June 2016 asked all state governments to link Aadhaar with caste and domicile certificates of school students in Class V or VIII
28.
With which country India will set up a joint panel of parliamentarians to enhance relations and facilitate their visits to promote cooperation to tackle security issues and challenges facing the region.

A.US
B.UAE
C.Russia
D.Brazil


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
India and the UAE will set up a joint panel of parliamentarians to enhance relations and facilitate their visits to promote cooperation to tackle security issues and challenges facing the region.
29.
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched a record 20 satellites in a single mission. How many other country satellites

A.10
B.7
C.12
D.19


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
ISRO launches record 20 satellites from Sriharikota.19 satellites were from the US, Germany, Canada and Indonesia as well as two satellites from Sathyabama University, Chennai, and the College of Engineering, Pune.
30.
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched a record 20 satellites in a single mission.What is the name of India's latest earth observation satellite

A.Cartosat-2
B.LAPAN A3
C.BIROS
D.SKYSAT


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
ISRO launches record 20 satellites including India’s latest earth observation satellite Cartosat-2.

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