17 Oct 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams 2016

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (15th&16th October 2016):
Dear Readers, Here we have given the Current Affairs GK questions based on the previous days Daily Current Affairs updates. Candidates those who are preparing for IBPS PO/Clerk exam and all other Banking exams can use these questions.

1). What is the theme of the International Day (oct 15) of Rural Women, 2016?
a)      Climate is changing. Food and life style  must too
b)      Pledge for Parity
c)      Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality
d)      Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too
e)      Planet 50:50 by 2020: Step It Up for Gender Equality

2). WEF has announced which country as the safest place in the world on ‘Safety and Security’?
a)      Finland
b)      Nigeria
c)      Colombia
d)      Yemen,
e)      Venezuela

3). According to World Economic Forum, India ranked ______th as the least safe countries in the world?
a)      13
b)      14
c)      11
d)      10
e)      6

4). Who won the 1st BRICS U-17 Football Tournament Championship 2016 held at Goa?
a)  Brazil
b)  China
c)   India
d)  Russia
e)  South Africa

5). With which country India has signed a defence deal worth nearly Rs 39,000 crore to purchase five state of art S-400 ‘Triumf’ air defence systems?
a)  Brazil
b)  China
c)   Germany
d)  Russia
e)  South Africa

6). Name the gas which India has decided to eliminate production of a potent greenhouse gas with Global Warming Potential of 14800 by 2030.
a)      HCF-23
b)      CCL2F2
c)      HCF-22
d)      N2O
e)      HCF -24

7). In which of the following Indian city Textiles Minister Smriti Irani  has inaugurated the India International Silk Fair?
a)  Varanasi
b)  New Delhi
c)   Surat
d)  kolkata
e)  Tiruppur

8). Along with which country India has to work together on rail connectivity of Indian Ports?
a)  Russian
b)  Chinese
c)   German
d)  Italy
e)  Saudi Arabiya

9). Name the person who has been awarded for ‘Excellence in Technical Innovation’ by the International Society of Automation (ISA)?
a)  Satish Pathak
b)  Satish kumar
c)   Naveen Jain
d)  Rohit Sharma
e)  Lokesh Rahul

10). Which of the following state has celebrates Kumar Purnima festival?
a)  Arunachal Pradesh
b)  Bihar
c)   Nagaland
d)  Odisha
e)  Punjab

11). Name the "oldest working journalist in the country" declared by Mizoram government and the Mizoram Journalists' Association?
a)        Kirtiraj Kundlik Gaikwa
b)        Lalbiakthanga Pachuau
c)         Bheem Sen Gupta
d)        Pankaj Ahuja
e)        Milind Sharma

12). Name the person, who has been awarded the prestigious IAFP Young scientist scholarship award 2016 for his research work on a development of novel oxygen absorbing package in the field of active packaging for oxygen sensitive food products?
a)  Kirtiraj Kundlik Gaikwa
b)  Lalbiakthanga Pachuau
c)   Bheem Sen Gupta
d)  Pankaj Ahuja
e)  Milind Sharma

13). Name the state government which has starts a 'Farm Tourism' scheme?
a)  Arunachal Pradesh
b)  Bihar
c)   Nagaland
d)  Haryana
e)  Punjab

14). Name the person, who has been selected for the Sri Maharshi Valimiki Jayanti Award for 2016-17?
a)  Aswin
b)  D Borappa
c)   H Anjaneya
d)  Swart Binny
e)  Veeranna

15). Which country based consortium led energy giant Rosneft Oil Company has agreed to acquire India’s second biggest private oil firm Essar Oil in an all-cash deal valued at about US $13 billion.
a)  Russian
b)  China
c)   German
d)  Italy
e)  Saudi Arabiya

16). Which country has opens  'World's longest sightseeing escalator'?
a)  Russian
b)  China
c)   German
d)  Saudi Arabiya
e)  The USA

17). Which country became first team to play 900 ODIs?
a)  Australia
b)  England
c)   India
d)  Pakistan
e)  Sri Lanka

18). In which of the following  city Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated 'Shaurya Smarak',?
a)  Mumbai
b)  Bhopal
c)   Kochi
d)  Panji
e)  New Delhi

19). Ministry of Railways signed MoU with Government of _______ For Cost Sharing of Two New Railway Line Projects?
a)  Wes Bengal
b)  Odisha
c)   Kerala
d)  Andhra Pradesh
e)  Tamil Nadu

20). Which state of India has launched The National Seismic Programme (NSP) ?
a)  Arunachal Pradesh
b)  Bihar
c)   Nagaland
d)  Odisha
e)  Punjab

21). Name the Senior IAS officer who was appointed as the Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT)?
a)  Ajay Kumar Bhalla
b)  Deepak Menon
c)   Kapil Mehta
d)  Kapil sharma
e)  O P Singh

22). The first-ever BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit will be held in which state of India?
a)  Kerala
b)  Andhra Pradesh
c)   Uttar Pradesh
d)  Goa 
e)  Rajasthan

23). Dr. Abdul Kalam's birthday is observed as World Student Day on which date?
a)  12th October
b)  14th October
c)   15th October
d)  26th October
e)  13th October

24). Which of the following country has formally joined China's One-Belt One Road Initiative?
a)  Bangladesh
b)  India
c)   Pakistan
d)  Sri Lanka
e)  Nepal

25). Name the city where the 10-day 'Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav' (RSM) was inaugurated by Home Minister Rajnath Singh?
a)  New Delhi
b)  Kohima
c)   Bhopal
d)  Mumbai
e)  Chennai

26). Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Valvoline Cummins India?
a)  Lokesh Rahul
b)  P V Sindhu
c)   Virat Kohli
d)  Sakshi Malik
e)  Deepa karmaker

27). Rear Admiral B Dasgupta assumes Command as Flag Officer Commanding at _______?
a)  East
b)  West
c)   North south
d)  North east
e)  None of these

28). Modi to distribute ________ charkhas to women spinners in Ludhiana?
a)  500
b)  550
c)   660
d)  600
e)  510


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