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Current Affairs Quiz: 24 April 2016

Apr 24, 2016 15:11 IST

Jagranjosh.com brings for its reader daily updated quizzes that cover the topics like Kenya’s anti doping law, Trade Facilitation Agreement, inter ministerial panel to double farmers’ income, EP100 and among others.

1. On conclusion of which conference of WTO did the new Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) that contains provisions for expediting the movement, release and clearance of goods was put forward?

a) 2013 Bali Ministerial Conference

b) 2012 Lima Ministerial Conference

c) UN Conference on Climate Change 2016

d) None of these

 

2. Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta signed an anti doping law in a move aimed at helping the country avoid sanctions from this agency?

a) Central Investigation Agency

b) World Anti-Doping Agency

c) World Gas Production Agency

d) None of these

 

3. What is the name of the campaign that is led by The Climate Group to promote energy production?

a) CP380

b) Call for Energy

c) EP100

d) Save Energy

 

4. Which international non-profit group led the EP100 campaign which is aimed to increase the energy production?

a) The Reliance group

b) The Melinda Gates Group

c) The Weather Group

d) The Climate Group

 

5. Which is the historic agreement that Union government signed along with other 174 nations in New York on 22 April 2016?

a) Paris climate agreement

b) Kyoto Protocol

c) Free Trade Agreement

d) None of these

 

6. Who hosted the high-level ceremony at New York for the historic Paris climate agreement 2016 that was signed by 175 Countries?

a) US President Barak Obama

b) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

c) India's PM Narendra Modi

d) Russian President V Putin

 

7. What was the previous agreement that was ratified by as many as 119 countries on a single day before Paris climate agreement 2016?

a) Kyoto Protocol

b) UN Convention on Climate Change

c) Law of the Sea Convention

d) None of these

 

8. Who among the following is not in the six eminent personalities whom President Pranab Mukherjee nominated to Rajya Sabha on 22 April 2016?

a) Subramanian Swamy

b) Anupam Kher

c) Narendra Jadhav

d) Navjot Singh Sidhu

 

9. Identify the Malayali actor who was nominated for Rajya Sabha by the President of India on 22 April 2016.

a) Mamutti

b) Arun Pandyan

c) Suresh Gopi

d) Shyam Prasad

 

10. Identify the bollywood actress who bagged the best actress in an international narrative feature honour at Tribeca Film Festival 2016 on 22 April 2015.

a) Priyanka Chopra

b) Deepika Padukone

c) Aantra Mali

d) Radhika Apte

 

11. Identify the country that successfully tested the flight of the first stealth fighter jet on 22 April 2016?

a) Japan

b) Russia

c) Australia

d) North Korea

 

12. Which are the four countries that are internationally recognised as having successfully developed and flown manned stealth jets?

a) India, Pakistan, Japan & Russia

b) Japan, USA, Russia & China

c) North Korea, South Korea, Russia & China

d) India, Japan, USA & Russia

 

13. Union government constituted the inter-ministerial panel on 22 April 2016 to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers' income by which year?

a) 2022

b) 2020

c) 2030

d) 2050

 

Answers:

1-  (a) 2013 Bali Ministerial Conference

2-  (b) World Anti-Doping Agency

3-  (c) EP100

4-  (d)The Climate Group

5-  (a) Paris climate agreement

6-  (b) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

7-  (c) Law of the Sea Convention

8-  (b) Anupam Kher

9-  (c) Suresh Gopi

10- (d) Radhika Apte

11- (a) Japan

12- (b) Japan, USA, Russia &China

13- (a) 2022

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