Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 24th January 2018

Daily Current Affairs Quiz – 24th January 2018:

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1) In which of the following date National girl child day is celebrated every year?

  1. 24th January
  2. 25th January
  3. 26th January
  4. 27th January
  5. 28th January

2) What is the position of India in global index of talent competitiveness released by World Economic Forum (WEF) ?

  1. 80
  2. 90
  3. 79
  4. 81
  5. 86

3) The Union government deciding to declare 2018 as the

  1. National year of millets.
  2. National year of Rice.
  3. National year of Wheat.
  4. National year of Paddy.
  5. None of these.

4) Name the movie that lead the Oscar nomination table with the list of 13 nominations.

  1. Bahuballi.
  2. Shape of water.
  3. The Magic Box
  4. Shape of Fire.
  5. None of these.

5) Which of the following state has announced that Marriage Registration can be done via video conferencing?

  1. Kerala.
  2. Karnataka.
  3. Uttar Pradesh.
  4. Maharashtra.
  5. Tamilnadu.

6) Which of the following temple has received the UNESCO award of Merit awarded to the iconic place.

  1. Madurai Meenachi Amman Temple.
  2. Sun Konarg Temple.
  3. Gangothri temple
  4. Srirangam Ranganathaswamy temple
  5. None of these.

7) What is the name of Twitter COO who resigned his post recently?

  1. Anthony Noto.
  2. Sundar pillai.
  3. Antony Guitres
  4. Sundar Raj.
  5. None of these.

8) Who is the next chairman of the US Federal Reserve, a powerful post having an influence on global economy?

  1. Jerome H Powell.
  2. Donald Trump.
  3. Jimmy Armfield.
  4. Yashwant Chavan
  5. None of the above.

9) Which of the following field did Krishna Kumari related who died recently?

  1. Cricket.
  2. Football.
  3. Hockey.
  4. Singer.
  5. Actor.

10) China is going build a ‘Great Wall’ along the border of the Muslim-dominated Xinjiang province to prevent infiltration by militants, what is the currency of China?

  1. Yuan
  2. Won
  3. Yen
  4. Renminbi.
  5. Both a and d

11) Which of the following organization launches Global Centre for cybersecurity

  1. WHO
  2. WTO
  3. WEF
  4. UNISCO
  5. WMO

Answers:

1) Answer: A

Explanation:

National girl child day is celebrated every year on 24th of January as a national observance day for the girl child.

2) Answer: D

Explanation:

India has moved up on a global index of talent competitiveness to the 81st position.

3) Answer: A

Explanation:

Nutrient-rich millets have got a boost with the Union government deciding to declare 2018 as the ‘national year of millets’.

4) Answer: B

Explanation:

Shape of water lead the Oscar nomination table with the list of 13 nominations.

5) Answer: A

Explanation:

The Kerala High Court has announced that Marriage Registration can be done via video conferencing.

6) Answer: D

Explanation:

The UNESCO Award of Merit awarded to the iconic SrirangamRanganathaswamy temple in Tiruchirapalli.

7) Answer: A

Explanation:

Anthony Noto resigns COO post from Twitter. He has been with Twitter since 2014 and is the company’s most important executive outside of CEO.

8) Answer: A

Explanation:

The United States Senate has confirmed Jerome H Powell as the next chairman of the Federal Reserve, a powerful post having an influence on global economy.

9) Answer: E

Explanation:

Actress Krishna Kumari, who has acted in over 200 Telugu, Tamil and Kannada films and dominated the south Indian film industry for more than two decades passed away in Bangalore. She was 84.

10) Answer: E

Explanation:

The currency of China is both Yuan and Renminbi.

11) Answer: C

Explanation:

In a bid to safeguard the world from hackers and growing data breaches — especially from nation-states — the World Economic Forum (WEF) announced a new Global Centre for Cyber security.

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