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Questions:

1.
What is the theme for 2016 National Statistics Day

A.Labour and Employment Statistics
B.Social Development
C.Services Sector Statistics
D.Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
2016 : "Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare”. The Union Ministry of Statistics Programme Implementation had organised main function for the celebration day at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
2.
Which of the following organization has released the State of the World's Children 2016 report on 28 June 2016

A.UU-UNO
B.UNICEF
C.UNDCP
D.UNHCR


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has released the State of the World's Children 2016 report on 28 June 2016.
3.
Name the Tamil poet and philosopher whose statue was unveiled by Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul

A.Kambar
B.Subramania Bharati
C.Thiruvalluvar
D.Ilango Adigal


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul has unveiled here the plaque of a statue of Tamil poet and philosopher Thiruvalluvar for installation in Haridwar.
4.
Researchers discover new non-invasive method to kill cancer cells in 2 hours- what chemical compound does it use

A.Nitrobenzaldehyde
B.Helium Benzaldehyde
C.Carbon Benzaldehyde
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Researchers have developed a new, non-invasive method that can kill cancer cells in two hours.The method involves injecting a chemical compound, nitrobenzaldehyde, into the tumour and allowing it to diffuse into the tissue.
5.
National Statistics Day is observed on which date

A.27 June
B.28 June
C.29 June
D.30 June


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The National Statistics Day is being observed every year on 29 June to create public awareness among people about the importance of statistics in daily life and in the process of planning and development.
6.
Name the Anti-submarine torpedo ,that has been successfully inducted in the Indian Navy

A.Varunastra
B.Takshak
C.Black Shark
D.Shyena


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Anti-submarine torpedo Varunastra has been successfully inducted in the Indian Navy. With this India becomes one of the eight countries in the world to have the capability to design and build such anti-submarine torpedo system.
7.
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has signed a MoU with which country Civil Service Commission for develop institutionalized linkage between the Public Service Commission of both the countries

A.Bhutan
B.Myanmar
C.Bangladesh
D.Sri Lanka


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) and Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC), Bhutan.
8.
Scientists using a new gas exploration approach have discovered a huge helium gas field in which country

A.Liberia
B.Mozambique
C.Ghana
D.Tanzania


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Scientists, using a new approach to gas exploration, have discovered a huge helium gas field in Tanzania.
9.
United States, Canada and which other country have promised to generate 50 percent of their electricity from clean energy by 2025

A.Brazil
B.Mexico
C.India
D.China


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
US, Canada and Mexico have promised to generate 50 percent of their electricity from clean energy by 2025.
10.
Which country has the lowest rank in World Bank's global logistics performance ranking 2016

A.Israel
B.Syria
C.Afghanistan
D.Iraq


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Syria ranked lowest in World Bank's global logistics performance ranking 2016
11.
How many non-permanent members of United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

A.5
B.7
C.3
D.6


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The Council is composed of 15 Members: five permanent members: China, France, Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the United States, and ten non-permanent members elected for two-year terms by the General Assembly .
12.
Two women appointed as Shariah High Court judges in which country

A.Malaysia
B.Afghanistan
C.Pakistan
D.Israel


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Two women have been appointed as judges of Malaysia's Islamic Shariah High Court for the first time in the history of the judiciary of the Muslim-majority country.
13.
Which of the following country three naval ship has reached Russia as part of efforts to enhance maritime cooperation between the navies of both countries

A.India
B.US
C.Austria
D.Guinea


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Three Indian naval ships has reached Russia as part of efforts to enhance maritime cooperation between the navies of both countries.
14.
Famous Kamakhya Temple receives an aid Rs. 25 crore for Infrastructure.This temple located in which state

A.Uttar Pradesh
B.Uttarakhand
C.Assam
D.Jammu and Kashmir


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
For the development of Assam's Kamakhya temple’s infrastructure, Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan announced an aid of Rs 25 crore over the next couple of years.
15.
Nanjing Audit University is the only university which is recognized by the Institute of Internal Auditors.This University located in which country

A.Russia
B.China
C.UK
D.US


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
China's Nanjing Audit University is the only university which is recognized by the Institute of Internal Auditors.
16.
Who is the head of 7th Pay Commission whose recommendations were approved by the Union Cabinet

A.PK Sinha
B.AK Mathur
C.Vivek Rae
D.Rathin Roy


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The 7th Pay Commission headed by Justice AK Mathur submitted its report to the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on 19 November 2015.
17.
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) signed a Mou with Which research Organization to jointly work on energy efficiency for two years recently

A.NARI
B.Wind World (India) Ltd.
C.SERIIUS
D.Teri


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) and The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri) have entered into a strategic partnership to jointly work on energy efficiency for two years.
18.
Which of the following sports personality has conferred the "Honoris Causa" Doctor of Science by Indian Institute Of Technology (IIT) during its 49th convocation ceremony

A.PT Usha
B.Sachin Tendulkar
C.Vishwanathan Anand
D.Dhanraj Pillay


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Five-time World Champion Viswanathan Anand was conferred the "Honoris Causa" Doctor of Science by Indian Institute Of Technology (IIT) during its 49th convocation ceremony.
19.
Name the Italian actor ,who has passed away on 27 June 2016

A.Giuseppe Ferrara
B.Edoardo Muller
C.Vittorio Merloni
D.Bud Spencer


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Italian film actor Bud Spencer known among his fans as the 'big friendly giant' of the screen because of his height and weight has died at age 86 on 27 June 2016 in Rome.
20.
Which of the following union minister has inaugurated the newly constructed headquarters of Jharkhand's special anti-Maoist force 'Jharkhand Jaguar' in Jharkhand's capital city Ranchi

A.Arun Jaitley
B.Rajnath Singh
C.Venkaiah Naidu
D.Sushma Swaraj


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has inaugurated the newly constructed headquarters of Jharkhand's special anti-Maoist force 'Jharkhand Jaguar' in Jharkhand's capital city Ranchi.
21.
Who has been elected as Deputy Speaker of Kerala Assembly

A.O Rajagopal
B.C Balakrishnan
C.Sreeramakrishnan
D.V Sasi


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
CPI's V Sasi was elected as the Deputy Speaker of the 14th Kerala Assembly.
22.
What is the rank of India in World Bank ranking in the global logistics performance 2016

A.34th
B.23rd
C.19th
D.7th


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
India has jumped 19 places in the latest World Bank ranking in the global logistics performance, reflecting the improvement in movement of goods inside the country thus facilitating better trade.
23.
Exercise Jalrahat for Flood Relief is a Joint Initiative of Armed Forces and which state

A.Uttar Pradesh
B.Bihar
C.Punjab
D.Assam


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Armed Forces and state government of Assam started exercise JALRAHAT at Narangi Cantt of Assam on 28 June 2016 . It is an initiative that is being carried on for flood relief in the state.
24.
Which of the following organization has inked a MoU with Coal Supplying companies and Power Utilities for quality analysis of coal being supplied to power utilities by coal companies

A.CSIY-CIAF
B.CSIR-CIMFR
C.CAAR-CIMAR
D.CSR-CMMR


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
CSIR-CIMFR has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Coal Supplying companies and Power Utilities for quality analysis of coal being supplied to power utilities by coal companies.
25.
Which of the following Indian Cricketer has launched the 'Stepathlon Kids'

A.Sachin Tendulkar
B.Harbhajan Singh
C.Virat Kohli
D.Mahendra Singh Dhoni


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Indian Super League, Indian cricket Test captain Virat Kohli has now partnered with Stepathlon Lifestyle, a wellness-promoting entity, to launch Stepathlon Kids, a company dedicated to children's fitness programmes.
26.
Which of the following organization has approved 201.50 million US dollars for Technical Education Quality Improvement Project III (TEQIP III) in India to improve the quality of engineering education in select Indian states.

A.AIIB
B.ADB
C.IMF
D.World Bank


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has approved 201.50 million US dollars for Technical Education Quality Improvement Project III in India to improve the quality of engineering education in select Indian states on 24 June 2016.
27.
Union Cabinet has approved the recommendations of the _________ Pay Commission on 29 June 2016

A.5th
B.7th
C.9th
D.8th


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Union Cabinet has approved the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission on 29 June 2016. The recommendations will come into force from 1 January 2016.
28.
Name the Naga rebel leader, who died in 28 June 2016

A.Isak Chishi Swu
B.Thuingaleng Muivah
C.S.S. Khaplang
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Naga rebel leader Isak Chishi Swu died on 28 June 2016 following a prolonged illness at Fortis hospital in Vasant Kunj, Delhi.
29.
Which of the following country has been elected as non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on 28 June 2016

A.Sweden
B.France
C.Russia
D.US


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has elected Ethiopia, Bolivia, Sweden and Kazakhstan as non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on 28 June 2016.
30.
The World Bank has approved $63 million for Tejaswini Project in which state

A.Uttarakhand
B.Haryana
C.Assam
D.Jharkhand


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The World Bank Board has approved the 63 million US dollar project on 21 June 2016, Tejaswini : Socioeconomic Empowerment of Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Jharkhand.

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