Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 11th October 2016

11th October 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. The Union Government is going to soon float tenders to invite bids for the development for how many inland waterways projects in the first phase
  2. A.23
    B. 39
    C. 45
    D.36

  3. Which of the following agency is going to partner with India to implement its Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) initiative globally for energy savings.
  4. A.IWE
    B. ITER
    C. ISEWR
    D.IAE

  5. Which of the following Yojana has played important role in reducing ‘socioeconomic disparities’ existing in maternal care.
  6. A.Rashtriya Mahila Kosh
    B. Priyadarshini
    C.Mother and Child Tracking System
    D. Janani Suraksha Yojana

  7. What is the theme for 2016 International Day of the Girl Child
  8. A.The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030
    B. innovating for girl's education
    C. Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence
    D.Girls' Progress = Goals' Progress: What Counts for Girls.

  9. Which of the following words are added to Oxford English Dictionary recently
  10. A.Aiyah
    B.Wwqr
    C. Awqe
    D. Fdsw

  11. NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope recently detected Great Balls of Fire near which of the following stars
  12. A.Rigel
    B.Antares
    C. V Hydrae
    D.Polaris

  13. What is theme for the World Post Day 2016
  14. A.Innovation, Integration and Inclusion
    B. Tell us about the world you want to grow up in
    C. The Post Delivering for People and Businesses Daily
    D. The Post Delivering for People and Businesses Daily

  15. Who among the following has been appointed as the China's ambassador to India recently
  16. A.Huang Huikang
    B.Chai Xi
    C. Liu Jian
    D.Luo Zhaohui

  17. Who won the 2016 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
  18. A.Olivier Blanchard and Edward Lazear
    B.Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmstrom
    C.Marc Melitz and Paul Romer
    D.Edward Lazear and Bengt Holmstrom

  19. Which of the following Sprinter won the 24th Ekalabya Award for the year 2016
  20. A.Sini Jose
    B. Chitra Soman
    C. M. R. Poovamma
    D.Srabani Nanda

  21. Who won the 2016 China Open Women's Single title
  22. A. Johanna Konta
    B.Svitolina
    C.Y. Shvedova
    D. Agnieszka Radwanska

  23. Who won the 2016 China Open Men's Singles title
  24. A.Grigor Dimitrov
    B. Novak Djokovic
    C. Andy Murray
    D.Rafael Nadal

  25. Who has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
  26. A.Sania Mirza
    B. Sakshi Malik
    C. PV Sindhu
    D. Saina Nehwal

  27. World Mental Health Day was observed on which date
  28. A.8 March
    B. 6 July
    C.10 August
    D.10 October

  29. The International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC) was observed on which date
  30. A.7 January
    B. 24 June
    C. 6 December
    D. 11 October

  31. Which of the following country has vetoed a UN Security Council draft resolution demanding an end to the bombing of Aleppo city in Syria
  32. A.China
    B. Argentina
    C. Cuba
    D.Russia

  33. The World Post Day observed on which date
  34. A.8 May
    B. 26 January
    C.9 October
    D.21 April

  35. Which of the following Indian-origin barrister appointed to UK shadow cabinet recently
  36. A.Claude Moraes
    B. Marsha Singh
    C.Mark Ramprakash
    D. Shami Chakrabarti

  37. Which of the following state became 17th state to Central Government’s Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojna (UDAY) scheme.
  38. A.Gujarat
    B. Madhya Pradesh
    C. Odisha
    D.Maharashtra

  39. A new termite species named Glyptotermes Chiraharitae was recently discovered at
  40. A.Kerala
    B.Madhya Pradesh
    C.Odisha
    D.Goa

  41. _________ Air Force Day observed across India on 8 October 2016
  42. A.56th
    B. 92nd
    C. 52nd
    D. 84th

  43. Who has dissolved the Delhi Waqf Board for alleged corruption and procedural irregularities in functioning.
  44. A. Gopal Rai
    B. Najeeb Jung
    C. Shashi Shekhar
    D. Imran Hussain

  45. The U.S. has recently lifted economic sanctions on which country
  46. A.Iraq
    B.Bangladesh
    C.Canada
    D. Myanmar

Answers:
  1. D.36
  2. D.IAE
  3. D. Janani Suraksha Yojana
  4. D.Girls' Progress = Goals' Progress: What Counts for Girls.
  5. A.Aiyah
  6. C. V Hydrae
  7. A.Innovation, Integration and Inclusion
  8. D.Luo Zhaohui
  9. B.Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmstrom
  10. D.Srabani Nanda
  11. D. Agnieszka Radwanska
  12. C. Andy Murray
  13. C. PV Sindhu
  14. D.10 October
  15. D. 11 October
  16. D.Russia
  17. C.9 October
  18. D. Shami Chakrabarti
  19. D.Maharashtra
  20. A.Kerala
  21. D. 84th
  22. B. Najeeb Jung
  23. D. Myanmar

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