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Current Affairs Quiz: 15 November 2016

Nov 15, 2016 19:00 IST

Jagranjosh.com brings for its reader daily updated quizzes that cover the topics like US projects in India, Supermoon, and Academy Honorary Award among others.

1. The United States in November 2016 announced two financial projects for India. The projects will be executed at an expense of
a) 82 million US dollars
b) 95 million US dollars
c) 101 million US dollars
d) 112 million US dollars

2. Which of the following is the Partner Country of the 2016 India International Trade Fair (IITF)?
a) South Korea
b) Belarus
c) Bahrain
d) Afghanistan

3. Supermoon was seen on 14 November 2016 across the world. Last time, it was observed in which year?
a) 1934
b) 1948
c) 1973
d) 2001

4. Which of the following is the focus country in the 2016 India International Trade Fair (IITF)?
a) South Korea
b) Belarus
c) Bahrain
d) Afghanistan

5. Nawaz Sharif recently inaugurated the operational activities of the Gwadar Port, which is a strategic part of which of the following projects?
a) Chabahar Deal
b) One Belt, One Road
c) Maritime Silk Projects
d) China Pakistan Economic Corridor

6. Which of the following actors recently won the Academy Honorary Award?
a) Sigourney Weaver
b) Edward Norton
c) Jackie Chan
d) Johnny Depp

7. Who won the 2016 Hero Women's Indian Open?
a) Brittany Lincicome
b) Aditi Ashok
c) Belen Mozo
d) None of the above

8. What was the theme of the 2016 World Pneumonia Day?
a) Keep the Promise, Stop Pneumonia Now
b) Universal access to pneumonia prevention and care
c) Every Breath Counts: Stop Pneumonia Now
d) None of the above

9. Name the state that started observing Cooperative Week on 14 November 2016.
a) Punjab
b) Gujarat
c) Jammu and Kashmir
d) Haryana

10.
Who of the following won Brazilian Grand Prix 2016?
a) Lewis Hamilton
b) Nico Rosberg
c) Fernando Alonso
d) Sebastian Vettel

11. Name the city that is hosting the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum's Week?
a) Lima, Peru
b) New Delhi India
c) Beijing, China
d) Dubai, UAE

12. Which Indian environmental organization ordered a ban on heavy diesel vehicles in Delhi?
a) Centre for Science & Environment (CSE)
b) National Green Tribunal (NGT)
c) Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
d) Greenpeace India

13.
What is the full form of NGT?
a) Natural Green Treaty
b) National Government Trust
c) New Green Tribunal
d) National Green Tribunal

14. Which Indian bank was the first to roll out newly issued 500 rupee notes?
a) State Bank of India
b) Central Bank of India
c) Canara Bank
d) Bank of India

15. Which historic Indian monument is featured on the backside of new 500 rupee notes?
a) Taj Mahal
b) Qutub Minar
c) Red Fort
d) India Gate

Answer

1. (b) 95 million US dollars
2. (a) South Korea
3. (b) 1948
4. (b) Belarus
5. (d) China Pakistan Economic Corridor
6. (c) Jackie Chan
7. (b) Aditi Ashok
8. (a) Keep the Promise, Stop Pneumonia Now
9. (d) Haryana
10. (a) Lewis Hamilton
11. (a) Lima, Peru  
12. (b) National Green Tribunal
13.(d) National Green Tribunal
14. (a) State Bank of India
15. (c) Red Fort

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