GK Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 27th May 2016

27th May 2016 Current Affairs General Knowledge questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.
Questions:
  1. Who has been appointed as the India's head coach for Zimbabwe tour
  2. A.Brad Hodge
    B.Sanjay Bangar
    C.Jacques Kallis
    D.Paddy Upton

  3. Who among the following Hollywood celebrities has been recently appointed visiting professor at the London School of Economics
  4. A.Jodie Foster
    B.Christy Turlington Burns
    C.Ashley Judd
    D.Angelina Jolie

  5. Name the Marathi critic and litterateur who has died on 27 May 2016
  6. A.Mangesh Padgaonkar
    B.R G Jadhav
    C.Shanta Shelke
    D.Arun Kolatkar

  7. Which country is hosting the 21st BXM Cycling World Championship
  8. A.Canada
    B.Switzerland
    C.Colombia
    D.France

  9. Which of the following Indian-American has won the 28th annual National Geographic Bee Competition
  10. A.Ashwin Sivakumar
    B.Pranay Varada
    C.Rishi Kumar
    D.Rishi Nair

  11. Which of the following Online insurance platform has tie up with Oriental Insurance Company
  12. A.Sigortapro
    B.Onlia
    C.Motor Truck Cargo
    D.Coverfox

  13. What number to dial for the wait-listed and reservation against cancellation ( RAC ) train ticket holders
  14. A.182
    B.1322
    C.139
    D.321

  15. According to the UNEP report Actions on Air Quality,how many countries have increased the percentage of households that have access to cleaner burning fuels to more than 85 percent
  16. A.97
    B.85
    C.73
    D.106

  17. China signed agreements with which country to build 600-megawatt atomic reactor
  18. A.Argentina
    B.Bhutan
    C.Oman
    D.Sudan

  19. Who has named as the Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau
  20. A.Fernando Delfim da Silva
    B.Alfredo Gomes
    C.Nicholau Santos
    D.Baciro Dja

  21. The city-based Bhasha Research and Publication Centre has announced publication of the Gujarat, Diu & Daman and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Volume of the PLSI.What is the full form of PLSI
  22. A.Pragmatic Language Skills Inventory
    B.People's Linguistic Survey of India Series
    C.Pre-Law Summer Institute
    D.Preservation League of Staten Island

  23. CCEA approved the Yes Bank request for increased foreign investment limit to what percent from existing limit of 41.87 percent without any sublimits
  24. A.59 %
    B.67 %
    C.82 %
    D.74 %

  25. ASMITA will be an online database which will carry information of
  26. A.Student Profile
    B.Student Loans
    C.Student Attendance and Enrolment
    D.Student Mark Status

  27. Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Modi has provided ex-post facto approval for amendments to which act
  28. A.Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order, 1950
    B.Constitution (Scheduled Caste) Order, 1950
    C.Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order, 1951
    D.Constitution (Scheduled Caste) Order, 1951

  29. Which day is celebrated as Argentina's National Day
  30. A.May 24
    B.May 25
    C.May 26
    D.May 27

  31. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs(CCEA) gave its approval for doubling of ____________ railway line project and Surendranagar-Rajkot railway project
  32. A.Kazipet to Peddapalli
    B.Miraj to Londa
    C.Indore to Khandwa
    D.Bhopal jn to Bina jn

  33. US state department has put two more Pakistani extremist groups on SDGTs. What does SDGTs stand for
  34. A.Specially Designated Global Terrorists
    B.Specially Designed Global Terrorists
    C.Specially Developed Global Terrorists
    D.Specially Designated General Terrorists

  35. Recently the University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved new set of regulatory norms for which university
  36. A.Deemed University
    B.D.D.B. Sanskrit University
    C.Gandhi Hindi Vidyapith
    D.Raja Arabic University

  37. Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Yesso Naik has launched the new website of the Ministry of AYUSH and a web portal for which date
  38. A.World Mental Health Day
    B.World Ayurveda Day
    C.International Day of Yoga
    D.World Health Day

  39. Name the Communist leader who has died on 24 May 2016
  40. A.KC Mathew
    B.K Anirudhan
    C.A.B. Bardhan
    D.Biswanath Sahu

  41. Which of the following Airport has conducted India's first ever Passenger Satisfaction Survey
  42. A.Indira Gandhi International Airport
    B.Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport
    C.Trivandrum International Airport
    D.Vir Savarkar International Airport

  43. Bharatavani Portal provides for which services
  44. A.About Indian Languages
    B.Dictionaries
    C.Language IT tools and textbooks
    D.All the above

  45. The Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Zubin Irani has launched Bharatavani Portal at which city
  46. A.New Delhi
    B.Kolkata
    C.Kanpur
    D.Lucknow

  47. Union Cabinet has waived off loans worth more than Rs 9,079 crore owed by which fertilizer company
  48. A.Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited
    B.Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited
    C.Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Ltd
    D.Krishak Bharati Cooperative Limited

  49. Which of the following is among the list of 6 new IITs announced by the Union Government
  50. A.Dhanbad
    B.Raipur
    C.Bhilai
    D.Jaipur

  51. Which country has second largest mobile market in the world recently
  52. A.China
    B.India
    C.US
    D.Brazil

  53. The Constitution provides certain privileges/concessions to the members of Scheduled Tribes which are notified under the provisions of which Indian Constitution Article
  54. A.Article 244
    B.Article 46
    C.Article 338 A
    D.Article 342

  55. Which space agencies has signed an MoU with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for cooperation in the exploration and user of outer space for peaceful purposes
  56. A.UAE Space Agency
    B.UK Space Agency
    C.UN Space Agency
    D.US Space Agency

  57. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has released Draft Model Rules 2016 for effective implementation of Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 will repeal the existing Model Rules of which year
  58. A.1995
    B.2008
    C.1996
    D.2007

  59. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on 24 May 2016 released which report
  60. A.Actions on Air Quantity
    B.Actions in Air Control
    C.Actions in Air Quantity
    D.Actions on Air Quality

  61. Which of the following Union Ministry has launched 20 Nirbhaya buses of Rajasthan State Transport Corporation (RSTC) on 25 May 2016
  62. A.Union Ministry for Science and Technology Earth Sciences
    B.Union ministry for Parliamentary Affairs
    C.Union Ministry for Road Transport and Highways
    D.None of the above

  63. Which country has signed an MoU with India for strengthening cooperation in the field of tourism
  64. A.Maldives
    B.Colombia
    C.Oman
    D.Japan

Answers:
  1. B.Sanjay Bangar
  2. D.Angelina Jolie
  3. B.R G Jadhav
  4. C.Colombia
  5. D.Rishi Nair
  6. D.Coverfox
  7. C.139
  8. A.97
  9. D.Sudan
  10. D.Baciro Dja
  11. B.People's Linguistic Survey of India Series
  12. D.74 %
  13. C.Student Attendance and Enrolment
  14. A.Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order, 1950
  15. B.May 25
  16. B.Miraj to Londa
  17. A.Specially Designated Global Terrorists
  18. A.Deemed University
  19. C.International Day of Yoga
  20. A.KC Mathew
  21. B.Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport
  22. D.All the above
  23. D.Lucknow
  24. C.Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Ltd
  25. C.Bhilai
  26. B.India
  27. D.Article 342
  28. A.UAE Space Agency
  29. D.2007
  30. D.Actions on Air Quality
  31. C.Union Ministry for Road Transport and Highways
  32. A.Maldives

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