Quiz 467 – Daily Current Affairs

1. India’s first ever BIO-CNG plant producing CNG from agricultural residue was inaugurated in

(a) Pune

(b) Nagpur

(c) Mumbai

(d) Telangana


 

2. Consider the following statements:

  1. Manjula Chellur has been selected as the new Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court.
  2. She will be first woman Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court.
  3. She was born on December 5, 1955 in Karnataka.

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and 3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these.


 

3. India’s first Centre of Excellence on Internet of Things (CoE– IoT) was launched in

(a) Delhi

(b) Bangaluru

(c) Mumbai

(d) Chennai


 

4. Consider the following statements:

  1. Assam’s Majuli becomes the India’s first island district.
  2. Majuli island will become the 34th district of Assam.
  3. The main surviving satras include Garamurh, Dakhinpat, Kamalabari, Auniati and Bengenaati.

Select the correct answer:

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and 3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these.


 

5. Which of the following country has developed world’s first graphene electronic paper?

(a) Japan

(b) China

(c) USA

(d) Russia


 

6. Which of the following statement(s) about ‘Graphene’ is/are correct?

  1. Graphene is the world’s strongest and lightest known material derived from carbon.
  2. It can conduct heat and electricity.
  3. Its single layer thickness is of 0.335 nanometers.

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and 3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these.


 

7. Consider the following statements:

  1. Irom Chanu Sharmila ended her 16-year-long hunger strike.
  2. She is famously known as the Iron Lady of Manipur and also as Mengoubi.
  3. Her main demand was for repealing Armed AFSPA, 1958 from her state which provided immunity to armed forces with regard to their actions.

Select the correct answer

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and 3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these.


 

8. Consider the following statements:

  1. Dinesh Kumar Khara was appointed as the Managing Director (MD) of State Bank of India (SBI).
  2. He has been appointed for the period of three years.

Select your answer:

(a) Only 1

(b) Only 2

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2


 

9. Consider the following statements:

  1. Usain Bolt has won the Gold medal in 100 meters final event at 2016 Rio Olympics.
  2. This is his 3rd Gold medal in 100 meters in Olympics.
  3. He is the first man to hold both the 100 metres and 200 metres world records.

Select the correct answer:

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and 3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these.


 

10. Which of the following state has won the All India Coordinated Rice Improvement Project Award 2015.

(a) Bihar

(b) Jharkhand

(c) West Bengal

(d) Rajasthan


 

11. Which of the following has become the first state in the country to introduce minimum wages for part time workers?

(a) Madhya Pradesh

(b) Rajasthan

(c) Punjab

(d) Odisha


 

12. Which of the following state has launched Rapid Rural Police Response System?

(a) Punjab

(b) Rajasthan

(c) Madhya Pradesh

(d) Odisha


 

Answers:

  1. (a)
  2. (b) Sujata Manohar is the first Chief Justice of Bombay High Court in 1994. And Manjula Chellur will be second Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court.
  3. (b) It was launched in Bangaluru, Karnataka by the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM).
  4. (d)
  5. (b)
  6. (d)
  7. (d)
  8. (c)
  9. (d)
  10. (c) This will be the first time the state will be receiving this award.
  11. (b)
  12. (a)

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