6 Nov 2016

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

Important Current Affairs GK Quiz for IBPS PO/Clerk Exams (5th November 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.

Important Current Affairs Quiz:  5th November

1). When is World Tsunami Awareness Day observed?
a)   November 4
b)   November 3
c)   November 6
d)   November 5.
e)   November 7

2). Name the scheme launched by the government to provide free health check-ups to pregnant women at government health centres and hospitals.
a)   PMSMA
b)   AMSY
c)   AVAG
d)   BMSSY
e)   IMSY

3). Name the country, which will host the first ever International Agro-biodiversity Congress?
a)   China
b)   Germany
c)   India
d)   Japan
e)   Australia 

4). Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, CHRI, will hold a day long national workshop on condition of prisons in the country in which of the following city?
a)   New Delhi
b)   Mumbai
c)   Kochin
d)   Impal
e)   Patiala

5). Anurag Bhushan unveils Mahatma Gandhi statue at Consulate office in which country?
a)   United Arab Emirates
b)   The UK
c)   Saudi Arabia
d)   Australia
e)   Russia

6). President Pranab Mukherjee has approved a ____% hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) to central government employees.
a)   1
b)   2
c)   3
d)   4
e)   5

7). India's first titanium project has begun test production in which state?
a)   Gujarat
b)   Karnataka
c)   Odisha
d)   Jharkhand
e)   Rajasthan

8). The government has fined $1.55 billion on which company in the ONGC Gas Dispute?
a)   Haldia Petrochemicals
b)   Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited
c)   Manali Petrochemical
d)   SPIC
e)   Reliance Industries Ltd

9). Recently which state government inks MoU with Civil Aviation Ministry for regional connectivity?
a)   Bihar
b)   Maharashtra
c)   Assam
d)   Gujarat
e)   Odisha

10). Name the country, which has been signed a pact with India to improve oil production in the country ?
a)   Bahrain
b)   Kuwait
c)   Saudi Arabia
d)   United Arab Emirates
e)   Venezuela

11). Which industry trade group has launched ‘Startup Mentorship Circle’ to mentor startups?
b)   EEPC
d)   CII
e)   IBEF

12). Name the state, which has been conferred with prestigious award for outstanding work in the field of e-governance at the 'State of the States Conclave 2016'?
a)   Haryana
b)   Assam
c)   Sikkim
d)   Nagaland
e)   Himachal Pradesh

13). Name the Bollywood actor who has been as the Brand Ambassador for Switzerland Tourism.
a)   Aamir Khan
b)   Akshay Kumar
c)   Ranveer Singh
d)   Salman Khan
e)   Shahrukh Khan

14). Name the singer who has been named the highest-paid woman in music for 2016 in Forbes’ annual list.
a)   Adele
b)   Beyonce
c)   Nelly Furtado
d)   Rihanna
e)   Taylor Swift

15). Who has been elected as Chairman of PwC India?
a)   Ajay Kangoo
b)   Deepak Kapoor
c)   Shyamal Mukherjee
d)   Vikas Seth
e)   ShyamalKapoor

16). Name the Chinese film which has been selected as the official film for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
a)   Back to 1942
b)   Country Teachers
c)   The Promise
d)   The Story of Qiu Ju
e)   Xuanzang

17). An online platform named __________ has been launched in India which explains the country's central and state laws in a user-friendly method?
a)   Nyaaya
b)   Naaya
c)   Naraya
d)   Nayaaya
e)   Nyaayan

18). Name the former Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir who passed away recently.
a)   Bakshi Ghulam Mohammad
b)   Mangat Ram Sharma
c)   Mehr Chand Mahajan
d)   Muzaffar Hussain Baig
e)   Tara Chand

19). Who is the author of the book ‘An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India’?
a)   Vijay Dutta
b)   Ajay Sidhu
c)   Maria Aurora Couto
d)   Manabendra Shah
e)   Shashi Tharoor

20). What is the theme of the World Tsunami Awareness Day?
a)   Effective Education and Evacuation Drills
b)   Effective Evacuation Drills
c)   Effective Evacuation Drills: Be Safe
d)   Effective Education and Effective Drills
e)   Evacuation Education and Evacuation Drills

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