Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 24th March 2016

24th March 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Which State will host the 9th edition of four day Defence Expo beginning on March 28,2016
  2. A.Haryana
    B.Madhya Pradesh
    C.Goa
    D.New Delhi

  3. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) on March 23,2016
  4. A.HL Dattu
    B.TS Thakur
    C.Permod Kohli
    D.P. Sathasivam

  5. Where was the 9th International Abilympics started on 23 March 2016
  6. A.London
    B.India
    C.Sri Lanka
    D.France

  7. World Tuberculosis Day is observed on which date
  8. A.March 22
    B.March 23
    C.March 24
    D.March 25

  9. Which Ministry has launched the Longitudinal Ageing Study in India on March 22,2016
  10. A.Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas
    B.Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
    C.Ministry of Science and Technology Earth Sciences
    D.Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

  11. What is the theme for World Tuberculosis Day 2016
  12. A.Unite to End TB
    B.Gear up to end TB
    C.Stop TB in my lifetime
    D. Reach the three million: A TB test, treatment and cure for all

  13. Which of the following States introduce zero emission retrofitted electric buses under FAME scheme
  14. A.Mumbai,Delhi
    B.Himachal Pradesh, Mumbai
    C.Chennai, Mumbai
    D.Gujarat, Mumbai

  15. How much amount approved for Swachh Bharat Mission by Union Government
  16. A.15,000 Cr
    B.5,000 Cr
    C.9,000 Cr
    D.13,000 Cr

  17. Which State Government in March 2016 decided to provide free travel facilities to person suffering from any disability in its State transport buses
  18. A.Tamil Nadu
    B.Delhi
    C.Haryana
    D.Karnataka

  19. India will grow by what percent in 2016-2017, said ICRA
  20. A.7.6 %
    B.7.8 %
    C.7.9 %
    D.7.7 %

  21. Central Administrative Tribunal was established under which amendment
  22. A.Article 336
    B.Article 85
    C.Article 323 A
    D.Article 111

  23. Which country Marathon Runner to run for education in India
  24. A.Australia
    B.Sri Lanka
    C.India
    D.China

  25. Which flower chosen for logo for BRICS summit
  26. A.Rose
    B.Lilly
    C.Lotus
    D.Periwinkle

  27. BRICS was established in which year
  28. A.1998
    B.2009
    C.2010
    D.2008

  29. Which company has received final approval from the USFDA to manufacture and market Naproxen Sodium Tablets USP, 220 mg
  30. A.Ranbaxy Diagnostics
    B.Phamar Pride
    C.M K M Services Limited
    D.Aurobindo

  31. Who was re-elected as the President of Niger in March 2016
  32. A.Mahamadou Issoufou
    B.Hama Amadou
    C.Seyni Oumarou
    D.None of the above

  33. Which scheme is launched by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for farmers on March 22,2016
  34. A.Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
    B.Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana
    C.Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
    D.Krashak Mitra Yojna

  35. IKEA will contribute 12.4 million euro for safe water project in which country
  36. A.India,Pakistan
    B.Bangladesh,Pakistan
    C.India,Indonesia
    D.India,Nepal

  37. Which company has tied up with US-based Lockheed Martin Corporation to combat vehicles for Indian Army
  38. A.Oto Melara‎
    B.Oshkosh Corporation
    C.Thornycroft‎
    D.Ashok Leyland

  39. Who is the Prime Minister of Nepal
  40. A.Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli
    B.Kamal Thapa
    C.Bijaya Kumar Gachchhadar
    D.Dinesh Shrestha

  41. Which country became a dialogue partner of the Beijing-based regional security grouping, Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on March 22,2016
  42. A.Bhutan
    B.Neapal
    C.Bangladesh
    D.Sri Lanka

  43. Name the capital of Cuba
  44. A.Santiago
    B.Victoria de Las Tunas
    C.Manzanillo
    D.Havana

  45. Which of the following company will invest $100 in India to train oto train over 250,000 students
  46. A.Intel
    B.CISCO
    C.Infosys
    D.Hitachi

  47. Identify the river. The Union Government on 22 March 2016 released a Detailed Project Report to rejuvenate forestry resources in this river basin
  48. A.Yamuna
    B.Ganga
    C.Krishna
    D.Godavari

  49. President Obama is on a visit to Cuba ,After how many years ,this is the first visit to Cuba of an american president
  50. A.88
    B.110
    C.52
    D.70

  51. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has launched the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana on March 22,2016 from which city
  52. A.Hyderabad
    B.New Delhi
    C.Kolkata
    D.Mumbai

Answers:
  1. C.Goa
  2. C.Permod Kohli
  3. D.France
  4. C.March 24
  5. D.Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
  6. A.Unite to End TB
  7. B.Himachal Pradesh, Mumbai
  8. C.9,000 Cr
  9. B.Delhi
  10. D.7.7 %
  11. C.Article 323 A
  12. A.Australia
  13. C.Lotus
  14. B.2009
  15. D.Aurobindo
  16. A.Mahamadou Issoufou
  17. A.Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
  18. C.India,Indonesia
  19. D.Ashok Leyland
  20. A.Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli
  21. B.Neapal
  22. D.Havana
  23. B.CISCO
  24. B.Ganga
  25. A.88
  26. D.Mumbai

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