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Current Affairs Quiz: 23 December 2016

Dec 23, 2016 19:00 IST

23 December 2016, the daily current affairs quizzes provided by Jagranjosh.com on this day covers topic like PETA’s Person of the Year for 2016, Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016 and first cloned goat bearing superfine Cashmere wool among others.
 
1. Who of the following was recently declared the PETA’s Person of the Year for 2016?
a) Anil Kapoor
b) Shashi Tharoor
c) Kapil Sharma
d) Sunny Leone

2. Who won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016?
a) Steven Smith
b) Ravindra Jadeja
c) Ravichandran Ashwin
d) None of the above

3. Which country commissioned its first 7-tonne civil helicopter recently?
a) China
b) France
c) Germany
d) India

4. The world's first cloned goat bearing superfine Cashmere wool was born in which country?
a) USA
b) China
c) Australia
d) Canada

5. Uber recently announced partnership with which company to help customers book a cab without downloading the application?
a) Samsung
b) Nokia
c) Micromax
d) Xiomi

6. Which country launched the TanSat satellite recently to understand the climate change?
a) India
b) Japan
c) South Korea
d) China

7. Who is the winner of the 4th Women's U18 Asia Cup 2016 hockey tournament?
a) Japan
b) China
c) India
d) None of the above

8. Who won the bronze in the Women's U18 Asia Cup 2016 hockey tournament?
a) India
b) China
c) Japan
d) None of the above

9. Who of the following bowlers occupied 1st place in the ICC Rankings for Test Bowlers?
a) Ravindra Jadeja
b) Ravichandran Ashwin
c) Rangana Herath
d) Dale Steyn

10. Who was recently selected for the 2016 AIFF Player of the Year award?
a) Sunil Chhetri
b) Subrata Pal
c) Romeo Fernandes
d) Jeje Lalpekhlua

11. Who was recently selected for the 2016 AIFF Woman Player of the Year award?
a) Uvena Fernandes
b) Yumnam Kamala Devi
c) Sasmita Malik
d) Manpreet Kaur

12. Who topped the 2016 Forbes India Celebrity 100 List?
a) Virat Kohli
b) Salman Khan
c) Rajinikanth
d) Aamir Khan

13. Which state government allotted land to NPCIL for setting up 6600 MW nuclear power project in Kovvada?
a) Telangana
b) Andhra Pradesh
c) Kerala
d) Tamil Nadu

14. Which north-eastern state has decided to opt for cashless payment in all its public transactions?
a) Tripura
b) Assam
c) Meghalaya
d) Manipur

15. Which Indian dairy brand is planning to invest Rs 200 Cr in a processing plant in Bengal?
a) Mother Dairy
b) Milma
c) Amul
d) Kwality Limited

ANSWER.

1. (d) Sunny Leone
2. (c) Ravichandran Ashwin
3. (a) China
4. (b) China
5. (c) Micromax
6. (d) China
7. (b) China
8. (a) India
9. (b) Ravichandran Ashwin
10. (d) Jeje Lalpekhlua
11. (c) Sasmita Malik
12.(b) Salman Khan
13. (b) Andhra Pradesh
14.(a) Tripura
15.(c) Amul

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