Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 10th May 2016

10th May 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. What is the value of the trade deficit of the US with India
  2. A.USD 1.4 billion
    B.USD 1.5 billion
    C.USD 1.6 billion
    D.USD 1.7 billion

  3. Six new IITs are being set up. Their locations include:
  4. A.Mizoram
    B.Assam
    C.Jharkhand
    D.Chhattisgarh

  5. Who won the Drama series at BAFTA TV awards 2016
  6. A.Humans
    B.The Last Panthers
    C.No Offence
    D.Wolf Hall

  7. Who has won the Leading actor at BAFTA TV awards 2016
  8. A.Ben Whishaw
    B.Mark Rylance
    C.Idris Elba
    D.Stephen Graham

  9. Chennamaneni Rajeshwara Rao, Who passed away recently, was related to which field
  10. A.Politician
    B.Journalist
    C.Poet
    D.Professor

  11. Airport Show has opened in which country
  12. A.Singapore
    B.Malaysia
    C.Dubai
    D.Saudi Arabia

  13. Who became the chairman of North Korea ruling party
  14. A.Kim Yong-Nam
    B.Kim Jong-Un
    C.Kim Jong-Il
    D. Kim Tong-Un

  15. Which of the following search engine has announced the launch of its free high-speed public Wi-Fi service at Ujjain, Jaipur, Patna, Guwahati and Allahabad railway stations
  16. A.Bing
    B.Yahoo
    C.Google
    D.Ask.com

  17. Which train is launched by Indian Railways for pilgrims
  18. A.Bharat Darshan
    B.Baidyanath Dham
    C.Bharat Kalachar
    D.None of the above

  19. Which State has launched 'Direct Benefit Transfer' scheme for the state's farmers
  20. A.West Bengal
    B.Odisha
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D.Karnataka

  21. Which famous Indian king’s 475th Birth anniversary was celebrated with a release of a commemorative coin
  22. A.Rana Pratap Singh
    B.Rao Jodha
    C.Jang Bahadur Rana
    D.Maharana Pratap

  23. The Union Government has started the process for issuance of UBIN to enable budding entrepreneurs set up their business without any delays.What is the full form of UBIN
  24. A.Unique Business Identification Number
    B.Unified Business Identification Number
    C.Unicode Business Identification Number
    D.Unidentified Business Identification Number

  25. Which company has completed Rs 4.77-crore Kumudvathi river rejuvenation project near Nelamangala
  26. A.Bharat Electronics Limited
    B.Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Company Limited
    C.Air India Ltd
    D.Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

  27. Who among the following has been appointed as the CFO of Lycos
  28. A.Michael Loren Mauldin
    B.Y Ramesh Reddy
    C.Michael L. Mauldin
    D.Vijay Kancharla

  29. In which year the Government plans to provide mobile connectivity in 55,669 villages
  30. A.2019
    B.2020
    C.2021
    D.2022

  31. Which of the following state has signed an memorandum of understanding with Sulabh International Social Service Organisation (SISSO) for construction and maintenance of ‘hybrid toilet complexes’ in cities
  32. A.Odisha
    B.New Delhi
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D.West Bengal

  33. Which is the highest Gallantry Wartime award in Indian Army
  34. A.Param Vir Chakra
    B.Ashoka Chakra
    C.Param Vishisht Seva Medal
    D.Maha Vir Chakra

  35. How many officers of the armed forces has received Param Vishist Seva Medal
  36. A.13
    B.4
    C.7
    D.25

  37. How many officers has received the 2016 Kirti Chakra
  38. A.13
    B.4
    C.7
    D.2

  39. Global Topographic model was unveiled by NASA’s MESSENGER.What is the full form of MESSENGER
  40. A.MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging
    B.MErcury Surface, Space Earth, GEochemistry, and Ranging
    C.MErcury Saturn, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging
    D.Mars, Saturn, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging

  41. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has unveiled the first global digital elevation (topographic model) of which planet
  42. A.Venus
    B.Mars
    C.Jupiter
    D.Mercury

  43. Kumudvathi river located in which state
  44. A.Andhra Pradesh
    B.Karnataka
    C.Kerala
    D.Maharashtra

  45. Fish production in Himachal Pradesh increased by what percent
  46. A.9 %
    B.19 %
    C.16 %
    D.7 %

  47. The Minister for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) Kalraj Mishra has inaugurated a spinning and weaving centre and marketing plaza for khadi goods in which city
  48. A.Imphal
    B.Shillong
    C.Srinagar
    D.Jammu

  49. In which country the bug named Chan's megastick was discovered and declared as the world's longest insect in the first week of May 2016
  50. A.China
    B.India
    C.America
    D.Argentina

  51. Which university biologists has released report titled “Why Vultures matter – and what we lose if they’re gone” on 5 May 2016
  52. A.California Institute of Technology
    B.University of Texas
    C.Utah University
    D.University of Cambridge

  53. Who won the women's singles title at Madrid Open 2016
  54. A.Serena Williams
    B.Maria Sharapova
    C.Petra Kvitova
    D.Simona Halep

  55. The eight nations composing the SAIEVAC recently.What is the full form of SAIEVAC
  56. A.South Asia Initiative to End Violence Against Children
    B.South Africa Initiative to End Violence Against Children
    C.South America Initiative to End Violence Against Child
    D.None of the above

  57. Which year the poet laureate Rabindranath Tagore got Nobel Prize for Literature
  58. A.1893
    B.1925
    C.1913
    D.1909

  59. Where was 000 emergency number used in the world
  60. A.USA
    B.UK
    C.Australia
    D.Belgium

  61. Where was the first emergency number system used in the world
  62. A.London
    B.Washington
    C.New Delhi
    D.Geneva

  63. Name the disease for which the United Nations (UN) has announced the establishment of the UN Response Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF)
  64. A.Zika
    B.Dengue Fever
    C.Cancer
    D.Ebola

Answers:
  1. D.USD 1.7 billion
  2. D.Chhattisgarh
  3. D.Wolf Hall
  4. B.Mark Rylance
  5. A.Politician
  6. C.Dubai
  7. B.Kim Jong-Un
  8. C.Google
  9. A.Bharat Darshan
  10. B.Odisha
  11. D.Maharana Pratap
  12. A.Unique Business Identification Number
  13. D.Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
  14. B.Y Ramesh Reddy
  15. A.2019
  16. A.Odisha
  17. A.Param Vir Chakra
  18. A.13
  19. B.4
  20. A.MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging
  21. D.Mercury
  22. B.Karnataka
  23. A.9 %
  24. C.Srinagar
  25. A.China
  26. C.Utah University
  27. D.Simona Halep
  28. A.South Asia Initiative to End Violence Against Children
  29. C.1913
  30. C.Australia
  31. A.London
  32. A.Zika

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