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Current Affairs Quiz: 10 July 2017

Jul 10, 2017 16:00 IST

10 July 2017: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh.com wants to help every aspirant of competitive exams to revise the day at an ease. These quizzes will help you in answering questions which can/may be asked in the next exam that will be faced by you. The day’s updated quizzes cover the topics like 1st Gharib Nawaz Skill Development Centre, a planet whose soil may be toxic to alien life and 2017 Austrian Grand Prix among others.

1. The first Gharib Nawaz Skill Development Centre was recently inaugurated in which city?
a) Hyderabad
b) Patna
c) Lucknow
d) Ajmer

2. As per a recent research, soil of which planet may be toxic to alien life?
a) Jupiter
b) Saturn
c) Neptune
d) Mars

3. Who of the following won the 2017 Austrian Grand Prix?
a) Sebastian Vettel
b) Daniel Ricciardo
c) Valtteri Bottas
d) Lewis Hamilton

4. Iraq recently declared liberation of which of the following cities after three years of ISIL control?
a) Al Anbar Governorate
b) Mosul
c) Tikrit
d) Sinjar

5.
Which of the following Indian cities was recently declared the UNESCO World Heritage City?
a) Walled City of Ahmedabad
b) Kanchipuram
c) Old Delhi
d) Jhansi

6. Which Indian-origin personality was honoured with “Order of Australia” for community work in Australia?
a) Guruswamy Jayraman
b) Richard Verma
c) Gurinder Chadha
d) Uttam Singh

7. Which city hosted the first edition of WINGS 2017 – Sab Uden, Sab Juden to expand regional connectivity?
a) Ranchi
b) New Delhi
c) Lucknow
d) Agartala

8. Saima Wazed Hossain was appointed as WHO goodwill ambassador for Autism in South-East Asia Region. She belongs to which country?
a) Pakistan
b) Iran
c) Bangladesh
d) Sri Lanka

9. Name the former Indian Ambassador to the US who passed away recently at the age of 82.
a) Arun Kumar Singh
b) Lalit Mansingh
c) Abid Hussain
d) Naresh Chandra

10.
According to WHO, the antibiotic resistance is making the treatment impossible against which disease?
a) Gonorrhoea
b) Tuberculosis
c) Malaria
d) Avian Influenza

11. What was the theme for G20 Summit that concluded in Hamburg, Germany on 8 July 2017?
a) Global Recovery, Financial Regulation
b) Reform of Global Financial Institutions and global Economic imbalance
c) Shared Growth beyond Crisis
d) Shaping the Interconnected World

12
. Name the person who became the first British man who gave birth to a girl child.
a) Hayden Cross
b) Aariyeh Williams
c) Gregg Jones
d) Halwell Smith

13. Supreme Court of India in July 2017 stayed the order of a High Court order that had given the Ganga and Yamuna rivers the status of a living entity, granting them the same legal rights as human beings. Name the High Court whose order was stayed by the apex court.
a) Allahabad High Court
b) Patna High Court
c) Uttarakhand High Court
d) Kolkata High Court

14. Name the state who’s High Court in recent past banned government from buying luxury goods till schools get basic amenities.
a) Uttarakhand
b) Odisha
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Bihar

15. Name this District Collector from Manipur who in recent past opened his house for the children of the Tamenglong district so that they can have a chance to observe the working of District Administration during office hours.
a) PC Lawmkunga
b) Nikhilesh Jha
c) Lungmuana Lakher
d) Armstrong Pame

ANSWER
1. (a) Hyderabad
2. (d) Mars
3. (c) Valtteri Bottas
4. (b) Mosul
5. (a) Walled City of Ahmedabad
6. (a) Guruswamy Jayraman
7. (b) New Delhi
8. (c) Bangladesh
9. (d) Naresh Chandra
10. (a) Gonorrhoea
11.(d) Shaping the Interconnected World
12. (a) Hayden Cross
13. (c) Uttarakhand High Court
14. (a) Uttarakhand
15. (d) Armstrong Pame

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