Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 30th May 2016

30th May 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Who has won the ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on 29 May 2016
  2. A.Mumbai Indians
    B.Royal Challengers Bangalore
    C.Gujarat Lions
    D.Sunrisers Hyderabad

  3. QS Higher Education System Strength Rankings 2016 has ranked India at which position
  4. A.5th
    B.24th
    C.56th
    D.15th

  5. Singapore Embattled commodity trader Noble Group announced on 30 May 2016 the surprise resignation of which of the following
  6. A.Lars Barstad
    B.Chris Hill
    C.Mitch Rubinstein
    D.Yusuf Alireza

  7. A reserved forest zone for black bucks is set to be established in which city
  8. A.Palwal
    B.Meerut
    C.Sonipat
    D.Gurgaon

  9. Which of the following thrower has qualified for 2016 Rio Olympics recently
  10. A.Suman Devi
    B.Annu Rani
    C.Krishna Poonia
    D.Seema Punia

  11. Which day is celebrated as Port Day in Cochin
  12. A.May 25
    B.May 26
    C.May 27
    D.May 28

  13. Who has won the 2016 UEFA Champions League for the record 11th time
  14. A.Real Madrid FC
    B.Atletico Madrid FC
    C.FC Barcelona
    D.Liverpool FC

  15. Which lunar probe will be send to the moon to return with samples in the second half of 2017, by China
  16. A.Chang'a 5
    B.Chang'b 5
    C.Chang'd 5
    D.Chang'e 5

  17. Microsoft and which social media site have joined hands to built a subsea cable across the Atlantic Ocean
  18. A.Twitter
    B.MySpace
    C.Facebook
    D.LinkedIn

  19. The International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers 2016 was observed on which date
  20. A.May 28
    B.May 29
    C.May 30
    D.May 31

  21. With which country India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance research and development (R&D) capabilities in biotechnology by launching a joint funding call
  22. A.US
    B.Libya
    C.Japan
    D.Australia

  23. Which day was the republic day for Azerbajan
  24. A.May 28
    B.May 29
    C.May 30
    D.May 31

  25. Who has took charge as charge as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Southern Naval Command (SNC)
  26. A.A R Karve
    B.Girish Luthra
    C.HCS Bisht
    D.None of the above

  27. Which is the World's fastest anti-ship cruise missile
  28. A.YJ-18
    B.AGM-158C LRASM
    C.XASM-3
    D.BrahMos

  29. Who is the head of committee for National Education Policy
  30. A.Shailaja Chandra
    B.T.K. Vishwanathan
    C.P J Nayak
    D.TSR Subramanian

  31. Who has been appointed as the administrative team manager for the tour of Indian Cricket team by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
  32. A.Sanjay Bangar
    B.Abhay Sharma
    C.R Sridhar
    D.Koka Ramesh

  33. Who has been appointed as the fielding coach of Indian Cricket team by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
  34. A.Sanjay Bangar
    B.Abhay Sharma
    C.Koka Ramesh
    D.B Arun

  35. Which political party came to power in West Bengal 2016
  36. A.All India Trinamool Congress
    B.Communist Party of India
    C.All India National Congress
    D.Bharatiya Janata Party

  37. Who among the following Indian American scientist has won the 2016 Springer Theses Award
  38. A.Milind Kulkarni
    B.Kiran Musunuru
    C.Sachin Patel
    D.Arnab De

  39. Which state has entered into the Limca Book of Records on August 2014 for its household survey
  40. A.Punjab
    B.Goa
    C.Mizoram
    D.Telangana

  41. Which Union Minister will embark on a six-day official visit to Tokyo, Japan from May 29 to June 4
  42. A.Sushma Swaraj
    B.Arun Jaitley
    C.Manohar Parrikar
    D.Piyush Goyal

  43. A net-zero energy building (NZEB) also known as
  44. A.zero-energy building
    B.zero net energy building
    C.net zero building
    D.All the above

  45. Union Power Ministry and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched India's first integrated web portal on 27 May 2016. Identify that web portal
  46. A.www.nzeb.org
    B.www.nzeb.com
    C.www.nzeb.co.in
    D.www.nzeb.in

  47. Name the land-attack missile which is successfully test-fired by Indian Air Force on 27 May 2016
  48. A.RBS15
    B.BrahMos
    C.Naval Strike Missile
    D.3M14

  49. How many states have already signed the '24x7 Power For All' Documents
  50. A.18
    B.20
    C.22
    D.24

  51. Which is the first Union Territory (UT) to sign the document which aims to provide each household access to electricity through 24x7 Power supply by 2019
  52. A.Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    B.Puducherry
    C.Daman and Diu
    D.Lakshadweep

  53. The government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) have been working on how to reduce cash transactions in the economy.Who is the head of this committee
  54. A.Deepak Mohanty
    B.Y. Venugopal Reddy
    C.Neeraj Kumar Gupta
    D.None of the above

  55. With which country India has signed an agreement to export BrahMos, world's fastest anti-ship cruise missile
  56. A.China
    B.Russia
    C.US
    D.Japan

  57. Who has released booklet highlighting the efforts made by the Department of Defence Production in these years in pursuance of self- reliance in the sector
  58. A.Narendra Modi
    B.Manohar Parrikar
    C.Arun Jaitley
    D.Inderjit Singh Rao

  59. Name the president who has won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize
  60. A.A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
    B.Barack Obama
    C.Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
    D.Leymah Gbowee

  61. Where was the first atomic bomb dropped in world war 2
  62. A.Tokyo
    B.Kassel
    C.Osaka
    D.Nagasaki

Answers:
  1. D.Sunrisers Hyderabad
  2. B.24th
  3. D.Yusuf Alireza
  4. D.Gurgaon
  5. D.Seema Punia
  6. B.May 26
  7. A.Real Madrid FC
  8. D.Chang'e 5
  9. C.Facebook
  10. B.May 29
  11. D.Australia
  12. A.May 28
  13. A.A R Karve
  14. D.BrahMos
  15. D.TSR Subramanian
  16. D.Koka Ramesh
  17. B.Abhay Sharma
  18. A.All India Trinamool Congress
  19. D.Arnab De
  20. D.Telangana
  21. B.Arun Jaitley
  22. D.All the above
  23. D.www.nzeb.in
  24. B.BrahMos
  25. C.22
  26. D.Lakshadweep
  27. C.Neeraj Kumar Gupta
  28. B.Russia
  29. B.Manohar Parrikar
  30. B.Barack Obama
  31. D.Nagasaki

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