GK Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 2nd September 2016

2nd September 2016 Current Affairs General Knowledge questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. Which of the following state is the 15th state to ratified the the Goods and Services (GST) Bill, 2016.
  2. A.Goa
    B. Gujrat
    C. Maharastra
    D. Kerala

  3. The Indian Army has set up ADB in in an attempt to indigenise procurements and reduce import dependence.What does stands for ADB
  4. A.Army Development Bureau
    B. Army Design Bureau
    C. Army Design Board
    D.Army Development Board

  5. The Union Defence Ministry has sanctioned the construction of a National War Memorial and National War Museum in which state
  6. A. New Delhi
    B. Ahmedabad
    C.Cochin
    D. Ranchi

  7. The UNESCO World heritage site Khajuraho located in which state
  8. A.Madhya Pradesh
    B. Uttar Pradesh
    C. Maharashtra
    D. Gujarat

  9. Which state Chief Minister has share his thoughts on different issues through the radio for 10 minutes every month.
  10. A.Maharashtra
    B. Odisha
    C.Madhya Pradesh
    D. Uttar Pradesh

  11. Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won the people's choice prize for his sand sculpture titled "Mahatma Gandhi- World Peace at which Sand Sculpture
  12. A.Moscow
    B.Dublin
    C. Havana
    D. London

  13. The study titled Groundwater quality and depletion in the Indo-Gangetic Basin mapped from in situ observations was published in which journal
  14. A.Nature Geoscience
    B. Bulletin of Environment
    C. Discovery Science
    D.Journal of Environment and Water Engineering

  15. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a leading US company ANSYS on 30 August 2016.
  16. A.Ajei Gopal
    B.Aravind Srinivasan
    C. Karthikeyan
    D.NK Rama Rao

  17. Which of the following state has signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Civil Aviation and the Airport Authority of India (AAI) on 1 September 2016
  18. A.Andhra Pradesh
    B. Karnataka
    C.Madhya Pradesh
    D. Gujarat

  19. The Union Government has notified National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme with target of 50 Lakh apprentices to be trained by __________
  20. A.2016-17
    B. 2019-25
    C. 2019-20
    D.2018-30

  21. How many Indians received the Magsaysay Award 2016
  22. A.2
    B.4
    C.5
    D.1

  23. Which of the following ministry has launched an insurance scheme for passengers travelling on e- ticket on 1 September 2016 .
  24. A.Railway Ministry
    B. Finance Ministry
    C. Science and Technology Ministry
    D. Home Affair Ministry

  25. Which among the following company has not a part of imposed penalties on 10 cement companies by the Competition Commission of India (CCI)
  26. A.ACC
    B. India Cements
    C. JK Cements
    D. Aditya Birla Cement

  27. Which state has become the first Indian state to have implemented Public Fund Management System (PFMS)
  28. A.Odisha
    B. Rajasthan
    C.Chattisgarh
    D.Jharkhand

  29. Recently ,the Union External Affairs Ministry has officially confirmed that 13 Indians have been tested positive for the Zika virus in which country
  30. A.Singapore
    B. Malaysia
    C. Philippines
    D. Sri Lanka

  31. As per the new arbitration norms, what percent of amounts against margin free guarantee will be released in cases where arbitral awards have been given yet contested
  32. A.70 percent
    B. 75 percent
    C.80 percent
    D.90 percent

  33. The 2016 BRICS Convention on Tourism has begun in which state
  34. A.Madhya Pradesh
    B. Goa
    C.Gujarat
    D. Rajasthan

  35. Who of the following was re-elected as the President of Gabon
  36. A.Ali Bongo Ondimba
    B. Jean Ping
    C. Daniel Ona Ondo
    D.Guy Nzouba-Ndama

  37. Michel Temer was sworn in as the President of which country on 31 August 2016
  38. A.Brazil
    B. Canada
    C.Argentina
    D.Bahrain

  39. US tech giant Microsoft has sold its Chinese edition to which company
  40. A.Alibaba
    B.Baidu
    C. Yahoo China
    D. Xichuang Technology

  41. Dilma Rousseff has removed the President of which country for breaking budgetary laws
  42. A.Brazil
    B. Russia
    C.Canada
    D. Argentina

  43. ATP Player Council has elected whom as its president ahead of the start of the US Open
  44. A.Jerzy Janowicz
    B. Kevin Andersen
    C. Novak Djokovic
    D. None of these

  45. Which of the following company has announced the acquisition of sports broadcasting business of Zee Entertainment for 385 million US dollar in an all-cash deal on 31 August 2016.
  46. A.DB Corp
    B. Balaji Telefilm
    C.Iris Mediaworks
    D.Sony Pictures Networks India

  47. Which of the following commission was constituted to probe the circumstances of grant or rejection of licences for development of colonies, group housing societies and commercial complexes in Gurgaon.
  48. A.SN Dhingra Commission
    B. Hari Gautam Committee
    C. Suresh Prabhu Committee
    D. Ramanujam committee

  49. Which of the following Indian Carnatic singer has received the Ramon Magsaysay Award 2016
  50. A.Sudha Ragunathan
    B.M. Krishna
    C.Thodur Madabusi Krishna
    D.S.R.Janakiraman

  51. Which of the following committee was constituted to study slit in river Ganga in Bihar on 1 September 2016.
  52. A.Ajay Shankar Committee
    B.Ramanujam committee
    C.AK Sinha committee
    D.Deepak Mohanty Committee

Answers:
  1. A.Goa
  2. B. Army Design Bureau
  3. A. New Delhi
  4. A.Madhya Pradesh
  5. B. Odisha
  6. A.Moscow
  7. A.Nature Geoscience
  8. A.Ajei Gopal
  9. D. Gujarat
  10. C. 2019-20
  11. A.2
  12. A.Railway Ministry
  13. D. Aditya Birla Cement
  14. D.Jharkhand
  15. A.Singapore
  16. B. 75 percent
  17. A.Madhya Pradesh
  18. A.Ali Bongo Ondimba
  19. A.Brazil
  20. D. Xichuang Technology
  21. A.Brazil
  22. C. Novak Djokovic
  23. D.Sony Pictures Networks India
  24. A.SN Dhingra Commission
  25. C.Thodur Madabusi Krishna
  26. C.AK Sinha committee

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