Current Affairs Quiz 21st September 2016 - Fresherslive Current Affairs Quiz

21st September 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Which nations have achieved a century of Gold medals at a single Paralympics 2016
  2. A.China
    B. US
    C. Japan
    D. Russia

  3. What is the name of advanced surface-to-air missile,that was successfully launched by India's Odisha coast
  4. A.Akash
    B. Maitri
    C. Trishul
    D. Barak-8

  5. Which of the following political party won the Russian parliamentary election by securing 343 seats of the total 450 in Duma
  6. A.Communist Party of the Russian Federation
    B.United Russia party
    C.Political party LDPR
    D. Patriots of Russia

  7. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has tied up with which financial services firm for three years
  8. A.Janalakshmi Financial Services
    B. L & T Finance Limited
    C. ICICI Group
    D. Birla Global Finance Limited

  9. Who has been appointed as the Executive Director of Canara Bank
  10. A.Rakesh Sharma
    B.Harideesh Kumar B
    C. Suchindra Misra
    D. P V Bharathi

  11. Which of the following stock exchange has tied up with Twitter, which will give its investors live status, opening and closing figures of the market and stock prices.
  12. A. New York Stock Exchange
    B.Bombay Stock Exchange
    C. National Stock Exchange
    D. London Stock Exchange

  13. Which of the following bank has recently issued commercial papers (CPs) worth Rs 700 crore .
  14. A.Citi Bank
    B. Yes bank
    C. DCB Bank
    D. IDFC Bank

  15. Which state government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Goa government to help the latter in information technology (IT) development.
  16. A.Karnataka
    B. Maharashtra
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D.Telangana

  17. Which of the following Nobel laureate won the 2016 Humanitarian of the Year
  18. A.Barack Obama
    B. Aung San Suu Kyi
    C. Svetlana Alexievich
    D.Alice Munro

  19. Scientists from MIT,have developed a novel spectroscopic technique to find signs of present or former extraterrestrial life of which planet
  20. A.Uranus
    B. Neptune
    C. Jupiter
    D. Mars

  21. Invasive species of Giant African Land Snail (GALS) was sighted near which place
  22. A.Punjab Agricultural University
    B.Goa University
    C. IIT Mumbai
    D.Dharwad Agricultural University

  23. Which of the following company under the Ministry of Defence,that was conferred with the prestigious membership of the Asia-Pacific Aerospace Quality Group (APAQG) under the category Full Member with voting rights.
  24. A.BEL
    B. ECIL
    C. TATA
    D. HAL

  25. The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards saw which actress take her fifth consecutive Emmy in lead comedy actress category
  26. A.Julia Louis-Dreyfus
    B. Beth Childs
    C. Rachel Duncan
    D. None of these

  27. The Cauvery Supervisory Committee has directed Karnataka to release what amount of water per day to Tamil Nadu.
  28. A.1000 cusecs
    B. 2000 cusecs
    C. 3000 cusecs
    D. 4000 cusecs

  29. Name the festival of Ladakh,that also called as the Kumbh Mela of the Himalayas.
  30. A.Sprow Festival
    B.Karow Festival
    C. Maestro Festival
    D.Naropa Festival

  31. Which of the following declaration was adopted by World Leaders at the opening of the United Nations General Assembly's (UNGA) first-ever Summit for Refugees and Migrants on 19 September 2016.
  32. A.Universal Declaration of Human Rights
    B. Lima Declaration on Alternative Development
    C. New York Declaration
    D. None of these

  33. Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar announced which new 22nd district of the state
  34. A.Mahendragarh
    B. Karnal
    C.Palwal
    D. Charkhi Dadri

  35. Who has assumed charge as the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Western Command.
  36. A.Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi
    B. Lt Gen Surinder Singh
    C. Lt Gen DS Hooda
    D. None of these

  37. Indian Railways has launched __________ to facilitate access to wheelchairs, battery operated cars and porter services on 19 September 2016.
  38. A.Yatri Sewa
    B. Yatri Mitra Sewa
    C.Sewa Nivaran
    D.None of these

  39. Who has resigned as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Jubilant FoodWorks Limited on 19 September 2016
  40. A. Hari S Bhartia
    B. Ramni Nirula
    C. Ajay Kaul
    D.Vishal Marwaha

Answers:
  1. A.China
  2. D. Barak-8
  3. B.United Russia party
  4. A.Janalakshmi Financial Services
  5. D. P V Bharathi
  6. B.Bombay Stock Exchange
  7. D. IDFC Bank
  8. D.Telangana
  9. B. Aung San Suu Kyi
  10. D. Mars
  11. B.Goa University
  12. D. HAL
  13. A.Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  14. C. 3000 cusecs
  15. D.Naropa Festival
  16. C. New York Declaration
  17. D. Charkhi Dadri
  18. B. Lt Gen Surinder Singh
  19. B. Yatri Mitra Sewa
  20. C. Ajay Kaul

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