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1. What is the name of the Andhra Pradesh interim Secretariat complex that was inaugurated on 25 April 2016 at Velagapudi village in capital region Amaravati?
a) AP Government Transitional Headquarters
b) NTR AP Secretariat
c) Andhra Pradesh Secretariat
d) AP Peoples’ House
2. Name the Indian shooter who won the first skeet medal for India at shooting World Cup in Rio de Janeiro on 25 April 2016.
a) B. Harihar Banerjee
b) Bhim Singh II
c) Mairaj Ahmed Khan
d) Abhinav Bindra
3. What is the name of the initiative in which the people of Kozhikode, Kerala are silently funding to feed anyone who is hungry for free, with utmost dignity?
a) Operation No Hunger
b) Operation Sulaimani
c) Feed Ur Fellow
d) None of these
4. Who of the following on 24 April 2016 won men’s single title at the Barcelona Open of tennis?
a) Kei Nishikori
b) Rafael Nadal
c) Alexandr Dolgopolov
d) Roger Federer
5. Who on 24 April 2016 won women’s singles title at the Stuttgart Grand Prix tournament?
a) Angelique Kerber
b) Laura Siegemund
c) Julia Goerges
d) Maria Sharapova
6. Who of the following on 24 April 2016 won the women’s doubles title at the Stuttgart Grand Prix tournament?
a) Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis
b) Samantha Stosur / Sabine Lisicki
c) Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic
d) Roberta Vinci and Sara Errani
7. Name the former Congolese Finance Minister, who was on 24 April 2016 appointed as the Prime Minister of Congo.
a) Joseph Kabila
b) Pascal Lissouba
c) Mouamba Clement
d) Denis Sassou Nguesso
8. World Immunization Week 2016 was organised across the globe between 24 April and 30 April 2016 with campaign
a) Close the Immunization Gap
b) Immunization for all throughout life
c) Closing the immunization gap
d) Immunization for life
9. Name the Indian Wrestler who on 24 April 2016 secured an Olympic quota place for India in the men's 57kg freestyle category on the final day of the 1st World Olympic qualifying tournament at Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
a) Yogeshwar Dutt
b) Sandeep Tomar
c) Mairaj Ahmad Khan
d) Dattu Bhokanal
10. Name India’s indigenously built Missile Corvette that participated in the 22nd Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT) along with a Dornier Maritime Patrol Aircraft from 19-27 April 2016 in the Andaman Sea.
a) INS Kamorta
b) INS Kadmatt
c) INS Kiltan
d) INS Karmuk
11. The American natives saw a full moon on 22 April 2016. The moon is also called
a) Full Pink Moon
b) Full Flower Moon
c) Full Strawberry Moon
d) Full Buck Moon
12. What was the theme of the World Malaria Day 2016 that was observed on 25 April 2016?
a) Sustain Gains, Save Lives: Invest in Malaria
b) End Malaria For Good
c) Achieving Progress and Impact
d) Invest in the future: defeat malaria
13. Who on 23 April 2016 won the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship?
b) The Netherlands
14. Who among the following players on 24 April 2016 won the Barcelona Open Men’s Doubles tennis title?
a) Marin Draganja and Henri Kontinen
b) Pablo Cuevas and Marcel Granollers
c) Jesse Huta Galung and Stéphane Robert
d) Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan
15. Name the actor who won the Dadasaheb Phalke award for the year 2016 in the Best Actor category (Critic’s Choice).
a) Priyanka Chopra
b) Manoj Bajpayee
c) Irrfan Khan
d) Nawazuddin Siddiqui
1. (a) AP Government Transitional Headquarters
2. (c) Mairaj Ahmed Khan
3. (b) Operation Sulaimani
4. (b) Rafael Nadal
5. (a) Angelique Kerber
6. (c) Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic
7. (c) Mouamba Clement
8. (a) Close the Immunization Gap
9. (b) Sandeep Tomar
10. (d) INS Karmuk
11. (a) Full Pink Moon
12. (b) End Malaria For Good
13. (c) Russia
14. (d) Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan
15. (b) Manoj Bajpayee