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Current Affairs Quiz: 22 November 2016

Nov 22, 2016 19:00 IST

Jagranjosh.com brings for its reader daily updated quizzes that cover the topics like auto-dippers mandatory in four-wheelers, International Peace Prize and Guided Missile Destroyer ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy among others.

1. India recently signed double tax avoidance agreement with which country?
a) Cyprus
b) Singapore
c) Mauritious
d) Maldives

Name the state that recently made fitting of auto-dippers mandatory in four-wheel transport vehicles.
a) Uttar Pradesh
b) Haryana
c) Karnataka
d) Delhi

3. PM Narendra Modi recently launched Pradhan Mantri Grameen Awas Yojna. The scheme aims to provide affordable houses to all by which year?
a) 2019
b) 2022
c) 2029
d) 2032

4. Recently, who was awarded with the International Peace Prize by Indian Government for his efforts in ensuring world peace?
a) Baba Ramdev
b) Sri Sri Ravishankar
c) Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa
d) Dadi Janki

Which Guided Missile Destroyer ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy recently by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar?
a) INS Vikrant
b) INS Chennai
c) INS Kolkata
d) INS Vikramaditya

6. The Supreme Court (SC) directed the Union Government to come up with a frame model rules prescribing objective norms for the administration of consumer courts within
a) Four months
b) Six months
c) Nine Months
d) One Year

7. Name the golfer who in November 2016 won the BANK BRI-JCB Indonesia Open.
a) Thaworn Wiratchant
b) Frank Nobilo
c) Gaganjeet Bhullar
d) Frankie Minoza

8. Name the scheme of textile ministry identity cards for artisan that was launched by Union textile minister Smriti Irani in Ahmedabad.
a) Parichay
b) Angeekar
c) Parigyaan
d) Pehchan

Who of the following won the gold medal in men's trap event at the 60th National Shooting Championship for Shotgun in Jaipur?
a) Manavjit Singh Sandhu
b) Karam Lehal
c) Joydeep Karmakar
d) Sanjeev Rajput

10. Who of the following won the first World Sanskrit Award?
a) Mukund Ram Shastri
b) Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
c) Daniel H.H. Ingalls
d) None of the above

11. Who was recently appointed as the Executive Director of McLaren Technology Group?
a) Mansour Ojjeh
b) Bruce McLaren
c) Ron Dennis
d) Zak Brown

12. Who is the author of the book titled Gita Press and the Making of Hindu India?
a) Manu S. Pillai
b) Madhu Gurung
c) Akshaya Mukul
d) Sophia Khan

Who won the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize for the year 2016?
a) Manu S. Pillai
b) Akshaya Mukul
c) Madhu Gurung
d) Sophia Khan

14. Who of the following was recently awarded with the 2016 International Maritime Organization Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea?
a) Radhika Menon
b) Christopher Leon
c) BM Das
d) None of the above

15. Who was awarded the Infosys Prize 2016 for Physical Sciences?
a) Anil Bhardwaj
b) Kaivan Munshi
c) Gagandeep Kang
d) Sunit Amrith


1. (a) Cyprus
2. (b) Haryana
3.(b) 2022
4. (b) Sri Sri Ravishankar
5. (b) INS Chennai
6. (a) Four months
7. (c) Gaganjeet Bhullar
8. (d) Pehchan
9. (a) Manavjit Singh Sandhu
10. (b) Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
11. (d) Zak Brown
12. (c) Akshaya Mukul
13. (b) Akshaya Mukul
14. (a) Radhika Menon
15. (a) Anil Bhardwaj

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