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Current Affairs Quiz: 3 October 2017

Oct 3, 2017 17:30 IST
Current Affairs Quiz: 3 October 2017

3 October 2017: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover the topics like new Governors of Tamil Nadu and Bihar, Swachh Andhra Mission and Mukhya Mantri Kaushal Samvardhan and Kaushalya Yojana among others.

1. The 8th Conference of the Association of SAARC Speakers and Parliamentarians is scheduled to be held in which city?

a) New Delhi
b) Colombo
c) Dhaka
d) Kathmandu

2. Indian chess grandmaster Viswanathan Anand finished at which position at the Isle of Man Chess Championship 2017?

a) Second
b) Third
c) Fourth
d) First

3. The Bi-annual Director General- level talks have begun in New Delhi between India and which bordering nation?

a) China
b) Bangladesh
c) Bhutan
d) Nepal

4. This Indian-origin Sikh lawyer has become the leader of Canada’s New Democratic Party (NDP).

a) Jagmeet Singh
b) Jagjeet Singh
c) Harpreet Singh
d) Harmanpreet Singh

5. Retired justice G Rohini would be heading the 5-member commission formed by the Indian President to examine sub-categorisation of OBCs. She was the first woman Chief Justice of which High Court?

a) Bombay High Court
b) Allahabad High Court
c) Delhi High Court
d) Madras High Court

6. Who has been appointed as the new Governor of Bihar?

a) Satya Pal Malik
b) Banwarilal Purohit
c) Jagdish Mukhi
d) Ganga Prasad

7. Who has been appointed as the new Governor of Tamil Nadu?

a) B. D. Mishra
b) Banwarilal Purohit
c) Jagdish Mukhi
d) Ganga Prasad

8. Which state has launched Mukhya Mantri Kaushal Samvardhan and Kaushalya Yojana?

a) Uttar Pradesh
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Telangana
d) Andhra Pradesh

9. India for the first time will be conducting a joint tiger census in November 2017 along with which nation?

a) Bangladesh
b) Bhutan
c) China
d) Nepal

10. Which state has initiated Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccine drive as part of the National Immunisation Programme aiming to eradicate measles by 2020?

a) Maharashtra
b) Karnataka
c) Kerala
d) Uttar Pradesh

11. Which sportsperson has been appointed as the brand ambassador of ‘Swachh Andhra Mission’?

a) V V S Laxman
b) PV Sindhu
c) Pullela Gopichand
d) Srikanth Kidambi

12. Which International UN day was celebrated on 2 October 2017?

a) World Habitat Day
b) World Tourism Day
c) World Mental Health Day
d) World Teachers’ Day

13. India has received its first-ever crude oil shipment from which nation?

a) US
b) Japan
c) Saudi Arabia
d) Australia

14. Who laid the foundation stone for national waterway on Krishna river?

a) Narendra Modi
b) Rajnath Singh
c) Nitin Gadkari
d) M Venkaiah Naidu

15. Which country celebrated its 70th Anniversary of establishing the first Parliament of Democracy?

a) Greece
b) US
c) Australia
d) Sri Lanka

Answers

1.(b)  Colombo
2.(a) Second
3.(b) Bangladesh
4.(a) Jagmeet Singh
5.(c) Delhi High Court
6.(a) Satya Pal Malik
7.(b) Banwarilal Purohit
8.(b) Madhya Pradesh
9.(d) Nepal
10.(c) Kerala
11.(b) PV Sindhu
12.(a) World Habitat Day
13.(a) US
14.(d) M Venkaiah Naidu
15.(d) Sri Lanka

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