Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 13th September 2016

13th September 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Who became the first Indian woman to bag silver medal in shotput F-53 event at Paralympics 2016
  2. A.Ankur Dhama
    B. Suyash Narayan
    C.Naresh Sharma
    D.Deepa Malik

  3. The World’s longest bullet train network established in which country
  4. A.Japan
    B. China
    C. US
    D. Russia

  5. Which state police has launched five all-women Police Control Room (PCR) vans to handle all kinds of distress calls.
  6. A.Karnataka
    B.Maharashtra
    C. Bihar
    D. Delhi

  7. Recently ,how many state has ratified the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill
  8. A.18
    B.29
    C.16
    D.10

  9. Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma declared that there would be a complete ban on use of polythene in all national monuments and tourist destinations from
  10. A.2nd October
    B. 14th November
    C.26th January
    D.2 April

  11. Which of the following former Pakistan Cricketer has been appointed as the new manager of the national team for the coming‘home’ series against the West Indies in the UAE.
  12. A.Wasim Akram
    B. Waqar Younis
    C.Inzamam-ul-Haq
    D.Wasim Bari

  13. Mariyappan Thangavelu won India’s first gold medal at the Rio Paralympics 2016.Mariyappan Thangavelu associated with which sports
  14. A. High Jump
    B. Long Jump
    C. Swimming
    D. Shot Put

  15. Indo-US defence joint military training exercise 'Yudh Abhyas 2016’ held in which state
  16. A.Madhya Pradesh
    B. Rajasthan
    C.Assam
    D. Uttarakhand

  17. with which country has India signed an MoU for cooperation in the field of National Housing Policy Development and Management (NHPDM).
  18. A.Oman
    B.Bangladesh
    C. Russia
    D. Kenya

  19. Who won the Golden Lion for Best Film Award at the 73 Venice Film Festival
  20. A.Jackie
    B. Frantz
    C. Ang Babaeng Humayo
    D. None of these

  21. Under the fresh flexi-fund guidelines for CSS, flexi-funds in each CSS have been increased from the current 10 percent to what percent for Union Territories
  22. A.30 Percent
    B. 20 Percent
    C. 34 Percent
    D.23 Percent

  23. The first BRICS Wellness Workshop 2016 held in which city
  24. A.Chennai
    B.Hyderabad
    C. New Delhi
    D. Bengaluru

  25. Which exchange has decided to sell its shares along with top shareholders such as Atticus Mauritius
  26. A.Singapore Stock Exchange
    B. Nikkei
    C. NYSE
    D.NSE

  27. Angelique Kerber became the second German player to win the US Open. Who was the first German player to win the US Open
  28. A.Steffi Graf
    B. Annika Beck
    C. Julia Gorges
    D.Sabine Lisicki

  29. Who is the author of book “Six Machine”
  30. A.AB de Villiers
    B.Virender Sehwag
    C.Chris Gayle
    D. Yuvraj Singh

  31. The Union Cabinet has approved the process, formation and functioning of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council as per which article
  32. A.Article 279A
    B. Article 321
    C. Article 115B
    D.Article 67

  33. Indian squash player Joshna Chinappa rose to 10th rank in the latest Professional squash association rankings. Which player remained stationary at 19th
  34. A.Cyrus Poncha
    B.RItwik Bhattacharya
    C.Dipika Pallikal
    D.None of these

  35. Who won the 2016 US Open Men’s Singles title
  36. A.Novak Djokovic
    B. Stan Wawrinka
    C.Rafael Nadal
    D.Roger Federer

  37. Under the fresh flexi-fund guidelines for CSS, flexi-funds in each CSS have been increased from the current 10 percent to what percent for states
  38. A.15 Percent
    B. 28 Percent
    C. 18 Percent
    D. 25 percent

  39. Which country conducted its fifth and largest nuclear test in September 2016
  40. A.Russia
    B. China
    C. North Korea
    D. US

  41. Union Government has issued fresh flexi-fund guidelines for CSS on 9 September 2016 . What does stands for CSS
  42. A.Central Sponsors Schemes
    B. Centrally Sponsored Schemes
    C.Common System Scheme
    D. Cascading Style Sheet

  43. Which of the following state has notified the guidelines for transparent auction and scientific mining and hiked the penalty for offences under the mining act.
  44. A.Haryana
    B.Odisha
    C.Assam
    D. Himachal Pradesh

  45. According to the Gramin Swachh Survekshan,which of the following district has cleanest Districts in India under Plains category
  46. A.Sindhudurg (Maharashtra)
    B.Nadia (West Bengal)
    C.Satara (Maharashtra)
    D.himla (Himachal Pradesh)

  47. Who won the 2016 US Open Men’s Doubles title.
  48. A.Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez
    B.Jamie Murray and Bruno
    C.Herbert and Mahut
    D. None of these

  49. Who won the 2016 US Open Women’s Singles title
  50. A.Angelique Kerber
    B.Karolina Pliskova
    C.Serena Williams
    D.Saina Nehwal

Answers:
  1. D.Deepa Malik
  2. B. China
  3. D. Delhi
  4. A.18
  5. A.2nd October
  6. D.Wasim Bari
  7. A. High Jump
  8. D. Uttarakhand
  9. D. Kenya
  10. C. Ang Babaeng Humayo
  11. A.30 Percent
  12. D. Bengaluru
  13. A.Singapore Stock Exchange
  14. A.Steffi Graf
  15. C.Chris Gayle
  16. A.Article 279A
  17. C.Dipika Pallikal
  18. B. Stan Wawrinka
  19. D. 25 percent
  20. C. North Korea
  21. B. Centrally Sponsored Schemes
  22. D. Himachal Pradesh
  23. A.Sindhudurg (Maharashtra)
  24. A.Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez
  25. A.Angelique Kerber

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