18 Oct 2016

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

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (17th 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 for the Eradication of Poverty, 2016?
a)  Moving from humiliation and exclusion to participation: Ending poverty in all its forms
b)  Leave no one behind: think, decide and act together against extreme poverty
c)   Ending the violence of Extreme Poverty: Promoting empowerment and building peace
d)  Moving from humiliation and expert to participation: Ending poverty in all its forms
e)  Leave no one behind: think, decide and again together against extreme poverty

2). Name the country, which has launched Shenzhou 11 space mission?
a)  UK
b)  France
c)   Israel
d)  China
e)  Russia

3). Name the country, which has commissioned its largest, most expensive and technologically advanced destroyer, Zumwalt?
a)  The USA
b)  The UK
c)   China
d)  Russia
e)  France

4). Who will be the new Crown Prince of Thailand?
a)  Prajadhipok
b)  Chakrabongse Bhuvanath
c)   Maha Vajiralongkorn
d)  Maha Vajirunhis
e)  Chumbhotbongs Paribatra

5). UP cabinet approves construction of Intl theme park at which city?
a)  Ayodhya
b)  Allahabad
c)   Kanpur
d)  Lucknow
e)  Varanasi

6). Name the typhoon which hit Philippines on October 16.
a)  Haima
b)  Alex
c)   Bret
d)  Doreen
e)  Sarika

7). All towns in MP to be open defecation free by December ________ said by CM Shivraj Chouhan?
a)  2017
b)  2018
c)   2019
d)  2020
e)  2021

8).  When is International Day for the Eradication of Poverty observed?
a)  October 16
b)  October 17
c)   October 18
d)  October 19
e)  October 15

9). Who has been selected for the Mathrubhumi Literary Award in recognition of his contribution to the field of literature?
a)  Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri
b)  C. Radhakrishnan
c)   M. Leelavathy
d)  Sukumar Azhikode
e)  T. Padmanabhan

10). Name the state police which has celebrates Cyber Crime awareness week?
a)  Arunachal Pradesh
b)  Madhya Pradesh
c)   Himachal Pradesh
d)  Sikkim
e)  Nagaland

11). Which Indian film had its world premiere at the London Film Festival (LFF)?
a)  Mera Naam Yousuf Hai
b)  Doctor Savithri
c)   Tu Hai Mera Sunday
d)  Narada Vijaya
e)  None of the above

12). Andhra govt sets GVA target for horticulture sector at Rs _______cr?
a)  49,845
b)  49,849
c)   49,844
d)  49,846
e)  49,855

13). Name the Indian luxury train which has received the 2016 Seven Star Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards.
a)  Deccan Odyssey
b)  Golden Chariot
c)   Maharajas' Express
d)  Palace on Wheels
e)  Royal Orient Train

14). The BRICS nations have adopted the ____ point Goa declaration.
a)  106
b)  107
c)   108
d)  109
e)  105

15). Name the Indian railway station, which has  tops in Wi-Fi usage? 
a)  Patna
b)  Mumbai
c)   Delhi
d)  Kolkata
e)  Chennai

16). How many agreements were signed between India and Hungary on October 16 during Vice President, Mohammad Hamid Ansari's visit?
a)  5
b)  3
c)   2
d)  8
e)  7

17). Who won the 2016 Chinese Taipei Open badminton?
a)  Daren Liew
b)  Srikanth Kidambi
c)   Chen Long
d)  Sourabh Verma
e)  Khosit Phetpradab

18). Who won the 2016 Shanghai Masters in Singles category?
a)  Novak Djokovic
b)  Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
c)   David Goffin
d)  Milos Raonic
e)  Andy Murray

19). Who has been appointed as President of Global Sales by Tata Communications?
a)  James Parker
b)  John Zidich
c)   Patty Michalski
d)  Marshall Ingwerson
e)  Paul A. Gigot

20). Which airlines company has prohibited carrying Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones onboard any of its flights?
a)  Jetstar Airways
b)  Cargolux Italia
c)   AirAsia
d)  South African Airways
e)  Mandarin Airlines

21). The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) released new standards on food____.
a)  Fortification
b)  Security
c)   Manufacturing
d)  Packaging
e)  Service

22). BRICS development bank will raise its lending rate to $___ billion next year.
a)  4.6
b)  2.5
c)   3.5
d)  1.9
e)  5.3

23). Indian government has granted license to which oil and gas company to set up 3,500 petrol pumps in India?
a)  Royal Dutch Shell
b)  Chevron
c)   ConocoPhillips
d)  ExxonMobil
e)  BP plc

24). Name the person who has been appointed as the next Ambassador/PR of India to the UN Conference on Disarmament, Geneva?
a)  Amandeep Singh
b)  Amandeep kumar
c)   Amandeep kapil
d)  Aravinth kapil
e)  Arun Singh

25). Kigeli V dies in US, who is he?
a)  The king
b)  The politicians
c)   The sports person
d)  The journalist
e)  The writer 


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