Afternoon Current Affairs Quiz: 18 December 2017

Dec 18, 2017 14:35 IST
Afternoon Current Affairs Quiz: 18 December 2017

18 December 2017: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics like NAM scheme, Vijay Diwas and BWF Dubai World Series Finals 2017 among others.

1. The Union Cabinet has approved continuation of which centrally-sponsored scheme?

a) NASCO
b) NAM
c) Morth
d) NESIDS

2. Cabinet has approved MoU for cooperation in the field of agriculture and fisheries between India and which country?

a) Sri Lanka
b) Pakistan
c) Colombia
d) Malaysia

3. The Union cabinet recently approved a bill that criminalised which Islamic practice?

a) Shahada
b) Sharia banking
c) Triple Talaq
d) Alms tax

4. Who was named BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year 2017?

a) PV Sindhu
b) Roger Federer
c) Rafael Nadal
d) Serena Williams

5. When was Vijay Diwas, the day commemorating India’s 1971 victory over Pakistan, observed?

a) 16 December
b) 18 December
c) 15 December
d) 17 December

6. Which Indian shuttler won the silver medal at BWF Dubai World Series Finals 2017?

a) Srikanth Kidambi
b) PV Sindhu
c) Saina Nehwal
d) HS Prannoy

Answers

1. (b) NAM

2. (c) Colombia

3. (c) Triple Talaq

4. (b) Roger Federer

5. (a) 16 December

6. (d) PV Sindhu

The explanation of these quizzes will be updated in the final day quiz.

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