Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 20th September 2016

20th September 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Who has assumed assumed charge as the first woman whole time director of Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on 16 September 2016.
  2. A.Sunil Kumar Sharma
    B. M L Shanmukh
    C.Ajit T Kalghatgi
    D.Anandi Ramalingam

  3. Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar has inaugurated the super computer PARAM ISHAN in which of the following Institute
  4. A.Jawaharlal Nehru
    B. IIT Guwahati
    C.Panjab University
    D. IIT Mumbai

  5. Name the Pulitzer-winning US playwright,who has passed away on on 16 September 2016
  6. A.Remigio Molina
    B.Rose Pak
    C.Roman Ivanychuk
    D.Edward Albee

  7. Who won the Outstanding Comedy Series at 68th Primetime Emmy Awards
  8. A. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
    B. Game of Thrones
    C.Veep
    D. The Voice

  9. The trial operation of a world's largest permanent shiplift designed by which country
  10. A.Japan
    B. US
    C. China
    D. Russia

  11. Which country become a partner country for the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017
  12. A.US
    B. Russia
    C.China
    D. Qatar

  13. Who won the Outstanding Drama Series at 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
  14. A.Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
    B. Game of Thrones
    C.Key & Peele
    D. The Voice

  15. Monika Kapil Mohta has been appointed as the next envoy of India to which country
  16. A.Oman
    B. Argentina
    C. Sweden
    D. None of these

  17. Federal Bank has launched its second Federal Skill Academy in which city
  18. A.Chennai
    B. Bangalore
    C. Trichy
    D.Coimbatore

  19. Which state has emerged on the top among all other states in attracting industrial investments in 2015-16
  20. A.Gujarat
    B. Tamil Nadu
    C. Maharashtra
    D. Andhra Pradesh

  21. ‘Selfie with toilet’ to boost Swachh Bharat and encourage people to use clean toilets has started in which city
  22. A.Ludhiana
    B.Guwahati
    C.Ranchi
    D.Patiala

  23. Government to expand DBT to 147 schemes by next March.What does stands for DBT
  24. A.Direct Benefit Transfer
    B.Direct Board Transfer
    C. Division Board Transfer
    D. Direct Board Transmission

  25. Who has launched the Coastal Clean Up Drive in Puducherry
  26. A.Kiran Bedi
    B. V. Narayanasamy
    C. N. Rangaswamy
    D. V. Vaithilingam

  27. Which state chief Minister has announced funds for renovation of churches and mosques under the Waqf board.
  28. A.Kerala
    B.Tamil Nadu
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D. New Delhi

  29. Scientists in the United States including those of Indian origin have successfully grown __________ lungs in the lab, using stem cells.
  30. A.2D
    B. 3D
    C. 1D
    D.None of these

  31. Who has been chosen for for the prestigious N Mohanan Suvarna Mudra Award 2016
  32. A.Subhash Chandran
    B. M Leelavathy
    C.B Subbu Lakshmi
    D.L Jeevitha

  33. Who has been appointed as the the Head of International Society for Blood Transfusion (ISBT)
  34. A.Manjul Bhargava
    B. Anil Nerode
    C.Abhijit Banerjee
    D. Ravi Reddy

  35. What is the name of naval exercises,that has launched by the China and Russia in the South China Sea.
  36. A.Sea Exercises-2016
    B.Naval Exercises -2016
    C. Joint Sea-2016
    D.None of these

  37. Which of the following Indian shooter has won the bronze medal in her first-ever international competition at the first World Deaf Shooting Championships
  38. A.Shreyasi Singh
    B. Annu Raj Singh
    C. Sonia Rai
    D.Priyesha Deshmukh

  39. Which of the folowing state chief Minister has announced Charkhi Dadri as the 22nd district of the state on 18 September 2016.
  40. A.Haryana
    B.Odisha
    C.Gujarat
    D.Maharashtra

Answers:
  1. D.Anandi Ramalingam
  2. B. IIT Guwahati
  3. D.Edward Albee
  4. C.Veep
  5. C. China
  6. A.US
  7. B. Game of Thrones
  8. C. Sweden
  9. D.Coimbatore
  10. D. Andhra Pradesh
  11. A.Ludhiana
  12. A.Direct Benefit Transfer
  13. A.Kiran Bedi
  14. B.Tamil Nadu
  15. B. 3D
  16. B. M Leelavathy
  17. D. Ravi Reddy
  18. C. Joint Sea-2016
  19. D.Priyesha Deshmukh
  20. A.Haryana

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