GK Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 6th May 2016

6th May 2016 Current Affairs General Knowledge questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. 100th birthday celebration of which former president of India was celebrated on May 5
  2. A.Rajendra Prasad
    B.Mohammad Hidayatullah
    C.Giani Zail Singh
    D.Neelam Sanjiva Reddy

  3. Which committee has recommended Yoga education programmes for implementation in universities
  4. A.H R Nagendra Committee
    B.T.K. Vishwanathan committee
    C.Tandon Committee
    D.LC Gupta Committee

  5. Who has conferred the Niryat Shree and Niryat Bandhu Awards
  6. A.Nirmala Seetharaman
    B.Pranab Mukherjee
    C.Narendra Modi
    D.Arun Jaitley

  7. Who has been honoured with the Amnesty International top 2016 human rights award
  8. A.Bob Dylan
    B.Jimmy Cliff
    C.Neil Young
    D.Angelique Kidjo

  9. National Day of Prayer was created in which year
  10. A.1951
    B.1952
    C.1953
    D.1954

  11. Boost rural road connectivity in Arunachal Pradesh is associated with which of the following Yojana
  12. A.Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
    B.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana
    C.Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana
    D.Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana

  13. Who has been appointed as the new Director General (DG) of Tihar
  14. A.Tejdeep Kaur Menon
    B.Rajiv Trivedi
    C.Sudhir Yadav
    D.Vinoy Kumar Singh

  15. Which country has decided to print its own version of the US dollars
  16. A.Vietnam
    B.Bahamas
    C.Nicaragua
    D.Zimbabwe

  17. Which bank has launched new 'mVisa' - a mobile-based payments solution for customers
  18. A.ICICI Bank
    B.State Bank of India
    C.Bharatiya Mahila Bank
    D.Corporation Bank

  19. Who became the next President of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)
  20. A.Alec Stewart
    B.Nasser Hussain
    C.Andrew Strauss
    D.Matthew Fleming

  21. What is the name of Indian Professor who won the Commonwealth short story regional prize
  22. A.Kritika Pandey
    B.Sumit Ray
    C.Prashar Kulkarni
    D.None of the above

  23. The Union Government has announced that currently how many Indian satellites are operational in the space
  24. A.27
    B.34
    C.30
    D.24

  25. Who has been appointed as the Chief of Bureau of Civil Aviation Security
  26. A.Kumar Rajesh Chandra
    B.Amar Singh Chahal
    C.Geetha Johri
    D.N K Amin

  27. The Union Railway Ministry launched an e-enabled application called PMIS on May 3,2016. What does it stand for
  28. A.Project Management & Information System
    B.Personal Management & Information System
    C.Project Management & Information Schedule
    D.Project Management & Infrastructured System

  29. People with annual income above INR 50 lakh will have to disclose acquisition cost of assets such as
  30. A.Land
    B.Building
    C.Jewellery
    D.All of the above

  31. A transit of which planet over the disc of the Sun will occur on May 9, 2016
  32. A.Venus
    B.Jupiter
    C.Uranus
    D.Mercury

  33. Who has been appointed as the next chief of Naval staff
  34. A.Robin K Dhowan
    B.Devendra Kumar Joshi
    C.Sunil Lanba
    D.DK Joshi

  35. Which bank has surpassed ICICI Bank in market valuation
  36. A.Axis Bank
    B.HDFC
    C.Kotak Mahindra
    D.Federal Bank

  37. Identify the room disinfectant for silkworm rearing houses and appliances that was commercialized by the National Research Development Corporation (NRDC)
  38. A.House Spray
    B.Clean Hit
    C.Ghar Sodhon
    D.None of the above

  39. With which country has India apprised an MoU for promoting bilateral cooperation in the field of Information Communication Technology (ICT)
  40. A.Bangladesh
    B.Qatar
    C.Brazil
    D.Bhutan

  41. IITM has studied rain formation in clouds through which research programme
  42. A.CAPEEX
    B.CAPEX
    C.Cloud Aerosol Interaction and Precipitation Enhancement Experiment
    D.Both A & C

  43. Which of the following state has won the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) 2016 prize in e-Agriculture category
  44. A.Andhra Pradesh
    B.Madhya Pradesh
    C.Maharashtra
    D.Punjab

  45. Which committee has recommended for setting up National Statistical Commission of India on 1 June 2005
  46. A.ML Dantwala Committee
    B.C.Rangarajan Committee
    C.Deepak Mohanty Committee
    D.Chatalier Committee

  47. The Union Government to fund 132 irrigation projects in which of the following state
  48. A.Andhra Pradesh
    B.Telangana
    C.Uttar Pradesh
    D.Maharashtra

  49. Who taken over as the part-time Chairperson in the National Statistical Commission
  50. A.C. Rangarajan
    B.Bhupendra Kainthola
    C.Radha Binod Barman
    D.R. Radhakrishna

  51. Which of the Indian constitution article provides for three categories of persons to be appointed to the Supreme Court bench, that is, high court judges, advocates and a distinguished jurist
  52. A.Article 134 A
    B.Article 124 (3)
    C.Article 228A
    D.Article 243 ZA

  53. Who is the head of Supreme Court (SC) Collegium
  54. A.President
    B.Chief Justice of India
    C.Vice President
    D.Prime Minister

  55. Which of the following senior lawyer was recommended for elevation to supreme court judge by SC Collegium
  56. A.DY Chandrachud
    B.AM Khanwilkar
    C.L Nageshwar Rao
    D.Ashok Bhushan

  57. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs gave its approval for development of two laning with formation of four lane of Shimla Bypass (Kaithlighat to Shimla section) on
  58. A.National Highway-16
    B.National Highway-22
    C.National Highway-30
    D.National Highway-8

  59. The Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics was announced in May 2016 by recognizing the scientists and engineers who contributed to the momentous detection of
  60. A.Electrostatics
    B.Phase space
    C.Infra red Rays
    D.Gravitational Wave

  61. The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of Memorandum of Co-operation (MoC) between Ministry of Women & Child Development (MWCD) and
  62. A.Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    B.International Gates
    C.Amnesty International
    D.SOS International

Answers:
  1. C.Giani Zail Singh
  2. A.H R Nagendra Committee
  3. B.Pranab Mukherjee
  4. D.Angelique Kidjo
  5. B.1952
  6. A.Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
  7. C.Sudhir Yadav
  8. D.Zimbabwe
  9. B.State Bank of India
  10. D.Matthew Fleming
  11. C.Prashar Kulkarni
  12. B.34
  13. A.Kumar Rajesh Chandra
  14. A.Project Management & Information System
  15. D.All of the above
  16. D.Mercury
  17. C.Sunil Lanba
  18. C.Kotak Mahindra
  19. C.Ghar Sodhon
  20. B.Qatar
  21. D.Both A & C
  22. A.Andhra Pradesh
  23. B.C.Rangarajan Committee
  24. D.Maharashtra
  25. C.Radha Binod Barman
  26. B.Article 124 (3)
  27. B.Chief Justice of India
  28. C.L Nageshwar Rao
  29. B.National Highway-22
  30. D.Gravitational Wave
  31. A.Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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