Current Affairs August 2017 - Online Quiz


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Q 1 - Shri Upendra Kushwaha, Minister of State, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India launched a NCERT’s Web portal for supply of textbooks to schools and individuals in _____?

A - New Delhi

B - Mumbai

C - Hyderabad

D - Gujarat

Answer : A

Q 2 - Uttar Pradesh to be fully open defecation free by_____?

A - 2018

B - 2020

C - 2019

D - 2021

Answer : A

Q 3 - Sri Lankan Navy commissioned India-built AOPV named _____________?

A - “SLNS Sayurala

B - “SLNS Shaurya

C - “SLNS Shakti

D - “SLNS Surya

Answer : A

Q 4 - e-Shakti is a pilot project launched for digitisation of Self Help Groups (SHGs), by ____?




D - None

Answer : C

Q 5 - Which of the following state government announced the appointment of Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar as the brand ambassador of the Swachh Bharat Mission?

A - Maharashtra

B - Goa

C - Kerela

D - Uttar Pradesh

Answer : D

Q 6 - PM Modi releases book “Tireless Voice Relentless Journey”. It is book of collection of speeches and articles on__________?

A - Mahatma Gandhi

B - Hamid Ansari

C - M Venkaiah Naidu

D - Indira Gandhi

Answer : C

Q 7 - Ramanda Sengupta, who passed away recently was a famous_____?

A - Author

B - Cinematographer

C - Director

D - Politician

Answer : A

Q 8 - India’s first private missile production facility unveiled in _________?

A - Lucknow

B - Indore

C - Hyderabad

D - Mysore

Answer : C

Q 9 - Which of the following states received highest number of Police Medal for Meritorious Service with 75 personnel?

A - Goa

B - Sikkim

C - Uttar Pradesh

D - Madhya Pradesh

Answer : C

Q 10 - How many Indian firms were included in Forbes' list of the world's 100 most innovative companies?

A - Three

B - Five

C - Four

D - Ten

Answer : A